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METAR - Aviation Routine Weather Report
KLAF - Lafayette, Indiana
Updated at 9:54 PM GMT on September 20, 2014 (5:54 PM EDT):
METAR KLAF 202154Z 21010G19KT 10SM SCT065 26/18 A2983 RMK AO2 LTG DSNT W-N SLP097 T02610183
TAF - Terminal Area Forecast
KLAF - Lafayette, Indiana
Updated at 9:54 PM GMT on September 20, 2014 (5:54 PM EDT):
TAF KLAF 201724Z 2018/2118 22014G20KT P6SM SCT040 SCT080 BKN250
     FM210000 23008KT P6SM FEW040 SCT080 BKN250 TEMPO 2100/2104
     3SM TSRA BKN025 OVC040CB
     FM210700 23009KT P6SM SCT012 SCT080 BKN250
     FM211000 26009KT P6SM SCT012
     FM211500 29015G22KT P6SM SCT025=
Decoded:
ID: KLAF   Lafayette/Purdu, IN
REPORT TIME: 20 17:24
VALID TIME: 20 September AT 18:00Z to 21 September AT 18:00Z.
INITIAL WX
   WINDS: 220 AT 14 GUST 20
   VISIBILITY: >6.0 MILES
   CLOUDS: 40 SCT
   CLOUDS: 80 SCT
   CLOUDS: 250 BKN
NEW WX STARTING: 00:00Z
   WINDS: 230 AT 8
   VISIBILITY: >6.0 MILES
   CLOUDS: 40 FEW
   CLOUDS: 80 SCT
   CLOUDS: 250 BKN
TEMPORARY WX FROM 00Z TO 04Z
   VISIBILITY: 3.0 MILES
   WEATHER: TSRA
   CLOUDS: 25 BKN
   CLOUDS: 40 OVC WITH CB
NEW WX STARTING: 07:00Z
   WINDS: 230 AT 9
   VISIBILITY: >6.0 MILES
   CLOUDS: 12 SCT
   CLOUDS: 80 SCT
   CLOUDS: 250 BKN
NEW WX STARTING: 10:00Z
   WINDS: 260 AT 9
   VISIBILITY: >6.0 MILES
   CLOUDS: 12 SCT
NEW WX STARTING: 15:00Z
   WINDS: 290 AT 15 GUST 22
   VISIBILITY: >6.0 MILES
   CLOUDS: 25 SCT
   COMMENTS: = 

PIREP - Pilot Weather Report
KLAF - Lafayette, Indiana
Updated at 9:54 PM GMT on September 20, 2014 (5:54 PM EDT):
No PIREP is currently available for this location.
AIRMET - Airmens Meteorological Information
KLAF - Lafayette, Indiana
Updated at 9:54 PM GMT on September 20, 2014 (5:54 PM EDT):
CHIS WA 202045
AIRMET SIERRA UPDT 4 FOR IFR VALID UNTIL 210300
.
NO SGFNT IFR EXP OUTSIDE OF CNVTV ACT.
.
OTLK VALID 0300-0900Z...IFR MN IA WI LM LS MI LH IL
BOUNDED BY 80SE YWG-YQT-SSM-YVV-30SE ECK-40SW DXO-40W PMM-20E
DBQ-20SSW ODI-60ESE FAR-80SE YWG
CIG BLW 010/VIS BLW 3SM PCPN/BR. CONDS DVLPG 03-06Z. CONDS CONTG
THRU 09Z.
....
CHIT WA 202045
AIRMET TANGO UPDT 4 FOR TURB AND STG SFC WNDS VALID UNTIL 210300
.
AIRMET TURB...NE KS MO OK TX AR TN LA MS AL AND CSTL WTRS
FROM 40E SNY TO 70SSE OBH TO 30NE ARG TO 20NW IGB TO 40W CEW TO
30ESE HRV TO 30ESE ADM TO 40SW END TO 20ENE MMB TO 60W LBL TO
40E SNY
MOD TURB BTN FL250 AND FL400. CONDS CONTG BYD 03Z THRU 09Z.
.
AIRMET TURB...ND SD NE KS MN IA MO WI LM LS MI LH IL IN KY
FROM 40NNW INL TO YQT TO SSM TO YVV TO 30SE ECK TO FWA TO CVG TO
30N DYR TO 30NE ARG TO 70SSE OBH TO 70ESE ONL TO 60W DIK TO
50NNW ISN TO 40NNW INL
MOD TURB BTN FL180 AND FL400. CONDS CONTG BYD 03Z THRU 09Z.
.
AIRMET TURB...ND SD NE KS MN IA WI LS MI IL
FROM 50SSE YWG TO 30N INL TO 30WNW YQT TO 70N RHI TO 30SSE DLL
TO 40SSE DSM TO 20NW MCK TO 30W BFF TO 50W RAP TO 40NNW RAP TO
50SW DIK TO 70E BIS TO 50SSE YWG
MOD TURB BLW 100. CONDS CONTG BYD 03Z THRU 09Z.
.
AIRMET TURB...LM MI LH IN
FROM 50SE SSM TO YVV TO 30SE ECK TO DXO TO FWA TO 20NW GIJ TO
30S TVC TO 50SE SSM
MOD TURB BLW 060. CONDS ENDG 00-03Z.
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AIRMET STG SFC WNDS...SD
FROM 60SSE BIS TO 30S ABR TO 60N ONL TO 70SW PIR TO 20SSW RAP TO
40NW RAP TO 70SSW DIK TO 60SSE BIS
SUSTAINED SURFACE WINDS GTR THAN 30KT EXP. CONDS ENDG 21-00Z.
.
OTLK VALID 0300-0900Z
AREA 1...TURB NE KS MO OK TX AR TN LA MS AL AND CSTL WTRS
BOUNDED BY 20S LBF-40ENE MCI-30SW COU-30W FAM-40W CEW-130ESE LEV-
80SW LEV-20ESE SPS-20N GCK-20S LBF
MOD TURB BTN FL250 AND FL400. CONDS CONTG THRU 09Z.
.
AREA 2...TURB SD NE KS MN IA MO WI LM LS MI IL IN
BOUNDED BY 50SSW INL-90S YQT-30W GRB-30ESE GRB-30W GIJ-20ENE AXC-
20E MCI-20WNW SLN-HLC-20WSW GLD-30ESE SNY-50SSW BFF-40W RAP-
50ESE PIR-20NNW RWF-50SSW INL
MOD TURB BLW 100. CONDS CONTG THRU 09Z.
....
CHIZ WA 202045
AIRMET ZULU UPDT 4 FOR ICE AND FRZLVL VALID UNTIL 210300
.
AIRMET ICE...WI LM MI LH
FROM SSM TO YVV TO 30SE ECK TO 30WSW FNT TO 30ENE BAE TO 30E GRB
TO SSM
MOD ICE BTN 120 AND FL220. CONDS CONTG BYD 03Z ENDG 03-06Z.
.
AIRMET ICE...ND MN WI LM LS MI
FROM 50SSW YWG TO 30N INL TO 20ESE YQT TO 30E GRB TO 30ESE ODI TO
40W MSP TO 30SSW FAR TO 50SSW YWG
MOD ICE BTN FRZLVL AND FL200. FRZLVL 080-110. CONDS CONTG BYD 03Z
THRU 09Z.
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OTLK VALID 0300-0900Z...ICE ND MN WI LM LS MI LH IL
BOUNDED BY 30N INL-YQT-SSM-YVV-30SSE ECK-30SW DXO-GIJ-40WNW
ORD-40W MSP-30SSW FAR-60S YWG-30N INL
MOD ICE BTN FRZLVL AND FL210. FRZLVL 080-120. CONDS CONTG THRU
09Z.
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FRZLVL...RANGING FROM 075-160 ACRS AREA
   080 ALG 70SW YWG-30NNW GFK-30ENE GFK-50WNW INL-60WNW INL
   120 ALG 60WSW DIK-80S ABR-30SW MCW-30ESE GIJ-30ENE DXO
....
SIGMET - Significant Meteorological Information
KLAF - Lafayette, Indiana
Updated at 9:54 PM GMT on September 20, 2014 (5:54 PM EDT):
No SIGMET is currently available for this location.
NOTAM - Notice to Airmen
KLAF - Lafayette, Indiana
Updated at 9:54 PM GMT on September 20, 2014 (5:54 PM EDT):
!LAF 09/011 LAF OBST TOWER LGT (ASR 1056331) 402034.50N0864550.60W (8.9NM ESE LAF) 911.7FT (215.9FT AGL) OUT OF SERVICE 1409181033-1410031033
CREATED: 18 Sep 2014 10:34:00 SOURCE: LAF
!LAF 09/010 LAF OBST TOWER LGT (ASR 1035557) 402407.80N0865059.10W (4.0NM E LAF) 1035.1FT (373.0FT AGL) OUT OF SERVICE 1409151341-1409301341
CREATED: 15 Sep 2014 13:41:00 SOURCE: KHUFYFYX
!LAF 09/009 LAF OBST TOWER LGT (ASR 1056330) 403224.70N0865448.70W (7.8NM NE LAF) 897.0FT (211.9FT AGL) OUT OF SERVICE 1409140720-1409290720
CREATED: 14 Sep 2014 07:20:00 SOURCE: LAF
!LAF 09/005 LAF OBST TOWER LGT (ASR 1030271) 401912.20N0865012.70W (7.2NM SE LAF) 1049.9FT (359.9FT AGL) OUT OF SERVICE 1409061223-1409211223
CREATED: 06 Sep 2014 12:23:00 SOURCE: KHUFYFYX
!LAF 08/009 LAF OBST CRANE 402538N0865446W (5833FT NE APCH END RWY 23) 797FT (175FT AGL) FLAGGED AND LGTD 1408181300-1504302100
CREATED: 18 Aug 2014 12:23:00 SOURCE: KHUFYFYX
!FDC 4/9074 LAF ODP PURDUE UNIVERSITY, LAFAYETTE, IN.
   TAKEOFF MINIMUMS AND (OBSTACLE) DEPARTURE PROCEDURES AMDT 1...     TAKEOFF MINIMUMS: RWY 10, 300 - 1 1/2 OR STANDARD WITH MINIMUM     CLIMB OF 268 FEET PER NM TO 900 FEET. ALL OTHER DATA REMAINS AS     PUBLISHED.     1408281331-1502281331ESTCREATED: 28 Aug 2014 13:32:00 SOURCE: KDZZNAXX
Forecast Area
KLAF - Lafayette, Indiana
Updated at 9:54 PM GMT on September 20, 2014 (5:54 PM EDT):
FA3W  
CHIC FA 201845
SYNOPSIS AND VFR CLDS/WX
SYNOPSIS VALID UNTIL 211300
CLDS/WX VALID UNTIL 210700...OTLK VALID 210700-211300
ND SD NE KS MN IA MO WI LM LS MI LH IL IN KY
.
SEE AIRMET SIERRA FOR IFR CONDS AND MTN OBSCN.
TS IMPLY SEV OR GTR TURB SEV ICE LLWS AND IFR CONDS.
NON MSL HGTS DENOTED BY AGL OR CIG.
.
SYNOPSIS...LOW E OF LS. CDFNT FM LOW SWWD THRU ERN UPR MI-SERN
WI-NWRN MO BECMG STNR FNT FM NWRN MO WWD THRU NWRN KS. WRMFNT FM
LOW SEWD THRU ERN LH. TROF FM NWRN MN THRU NERN SD. HIGH PRES RDG
FM ERN KY/TN THRU SRN MO/NRN AR. BY 06Z LOW DVLPS OVR NRN LM. BY
13Z LOW OVR SWRN LWR MI. CDFNT FM LOW SWWD THRU E CNTRL IL-SERN
MO TURNING WWD ALONG OK/KS BORDER. STNR FNT FM LOW THRU SERN
MI-WRN LE. TROF OVR ERN KY. HIGH PRES OVR WRN SD.
.
ND
NWRN...SCT050. WND NW 20G35KT. 01Z SKC. OCNL SCT CI. OTLK...VFR.
SWRN...SKC. OCNL SCT CI. WND NW 25G35KT. 01Z SKC. OTLK...VFR.
E HLF...BKN060 TOP FL220. SCT -TSRA. POSS SEV. CB TOP FL400. WND
NW 20G30KT. 00Z SCT060. OTLK...VFR.
.
SD
W HLF...SKC. OCNL SCT CI. TIL 02Z WND NW 30G45KT. OTLK...VFR.
NERN...BKN070 TOP 140. ISOL -TSRA. POSS SEV. CB TOP FL420. WND NW
25G35KT. 02Z SCT050. OTLK...VFR.
SERN...SKC. OCNL SCT070. TIL 00Z WND W 20G30KT. OTLK...VFR.
.
NE
PNHDL...SKC. OCNL SCT100. OTLK...VFR.
N CNTRL...SKC. OCNL SCT CI. TIL 00Z WND NW G25KT. OTLK...VFR.
S CNTRL...SCT100. 00Z SKC. OCNL SCT CI. OTLK...VFR.
ERN...SCT090 SCT CI. 00Z SKC. OCNL SCT CI. OTLK...VFR.
.
KS
NWRN...SKC. OCNL SCT100. TIL 00Z WND NELY G25KT. OTLK...VFR.
SWRN...SCT060. 21Z SCT060. ISOL -TSRA. CB TOP FL400. 03Z BKN060
TOP 120. 06Z OVC060 TOP 150. ISOL -TSRA. CB TOP FL400. OTLK...VFR
TSRA...11Z VFR.
NERN...SCT040. 20Z SCT040. ISOL -TSRA. CB TOP FL400. 02Z SCT080.
OTLK...VFR.
SERN...SCT030. 03Z SCT050. 05Z BKN040 TOP 160. WDLY SCT -TSRA. CB
TOP FL400. OTLK...MVFR CIG TSRA.
.
MN
NWRN...OVC030 TOP FL300. SCT -TSRA/-SHRA. POSS SEV. CB TOP FL420.
02Z OVC030 TOP 120. WND NW G25KT. OTLK...MVFR CIG WND.
SWRN...SCT040. 21Z BKN050 TOP FL240. SCT SEV -TSRA. CB TOP FL450.
03Z SCT050. OTLK...VFR...10Z MVFR CIG BR.
NERN...OVC030 TOP 050. 22Z OVC030 TOP FL300. SCT SEV -TSRA. CB
TOP FL450. 03Z OVC030 TOP FL260. VIS 3SM -RA BR. OTLK...IFR CIG
RA BR.
SERN...SCT040. 00Z BKN040 TOP FL220. SCT -SHRA. 06Z OVC030 TOP
080. VIS 3SM BR. OTLK...IFR CIG BR.
.
IA
N HLF...SCT030 SCT CI. 00Z SKC. OCNL SCT CI. OTLK...VFR.
S HLF...SCT030. ISOL -TSRA. CB TOP FL380. 00Z SKC. OCNL SCT040.
OTLK...VFR.
.
MO
N HLF...BKN030 TOP FL320. SCT -TSRA. POSS SEV. CB TOP FL450. 03Z
SCT060. OTLK...VFR.
S HLF...BKN CI. 01Z SCT050. ISOL -TSRA. CB TOP FL400. 06Z BKN030
TOP 060. VIS 3SM BR. OTLK...MVFR CIG BR.
.
WI
N HLF...BKN030 TOP 080. 01Z BKN030 TOP FL300. WDLY SCT -TSRA. CB
TOP FL380. 06Z OVC030. VIS 3SM -RA BR. OTLK...IFR CIG RA BR.
S HLF...BKN030 TOP FL260. ISOL -TSRA. CB TOP FL370. 22Z SCT040.
06Z OVC030 TOP FL220. VIS 3SM -RA BR. OTLK...IFR CIG RA BR.
.
LS UPR MI
OVC030 TOP 150. 00Z BKN030 BKN CI. WDLY SCT -TSRA. CB TOP FL380.
06Z OVC030 TOP FL300. VIS 3SM -RA BR. OTLK...IFR CIG RA BR.
.
LM LWR MI LH
N HLF LM...BKN030 LYRD FL210. ISOL -SHRA. WND NW 30G40KT. 20Z
BKN030 TOP FL300. 06Z OVC030. VIS 3SM -RA BR. OTLK...IFR CIG RA
BR.
S HLF LM/SRN HLF LWR MI...OVC030 TOP FL360. SCT SEV -TSRA. CB TOP
FL450. WND SW G25KT. 02Z BKN030. 06Z OVC030 TOP 100. VIS 3SM RA
BR. OTLK...MVFR CIG RA BR.
N HLF LWR MI/LH...BKN040 LYRD FL360. WDLY SCT -TSRA. CB TOP
FL400. WND SW 20G30KT. 00Z OVC030 TOP FL280. VIS 3SM -RA BR.
OTLK...IFR CIG RA BR.
.
IL IN
N 2/3...BKN030 TOP FL360. SCT -TSRA. POSS SEV. CB TOP FL450. 02Z
OVC030 TOP 120. VIS 3SM -RA BR. OTLK...MVFR CIG BR.
S 1/3...SCT030 BKN CI. 01Z BKN030 TOP FL200. WDLY SCT -TSRA. CB
TOP FL400. OTLK...MVFR CIG TSRA...10Z MVFR CIG BR.
.
KY
SCT030 SCT-BKN CI. 00Z BKN CI. OTLK...VFR...10Z MVFR CIG.
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