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METAR - Aviation Routine Weather Report
KTVL - South Lake Tahoe, California
Updated at 9:53 PM GMT on April 24, 2014 (2:53 PM PDT):
METAR KTVL 242153Z AUTO 22010G20KT 170V260 10SM FEW050 13/M02 A3006 RMK AO2 PK WND 18028/2138 SLP154 T01331022
TAF - Terminal Area Forecast
KTVL - South Lake Tahoe, California
Updated at 9:53 PM GMT on April 24, 2014 (2:53 PM PDT):
TAF KTVL 241740Z 2418/2518 19012KT P6SM FEW050 SCT070 SCT150
     FM241900 19015G27KT P6SM SCT080 SCT150
     FM250300 19012G20KT P6SM VCSH SCT030 BKN060 WS020/25040KT
     FM250700 19012G20KT 5SM -RASN OVC015 WS020/25035KT=
Decoded:
ID: KTVL   South Lake Taho, CA
REPORT TIME: 24 17:40
VALID TIME: 24 April AT 18:00Z to 25 April AT 18:00Z.
INITIAL WX
   WINDS: 190 AT 12
   VISIBILITY: >6.0 MILES
   CLOUDS: 50 FEW
   CLOUDS: 70 SCT
   CLOUDS: 150 SCT
NEW WX STARTING: 19:00Z
   WINDS: 190 AT 15 GUST 27
   VISIBILITY: >6.0 MILES
   CLOUDS: 80 SCT
   CLOUDS: 150 SCT
NEW WX STARTING: 03:00Z
   WINDS: 190 AT 12 GUST 20
   VISIBILITY: >6.0 MILES
   WEATHER: VCSH
   CLOUDS: 30 SCT
   CLOUDS: 60 BKN
   COMMENTS: WS020/25040KT 
NEW WX STARTING: 07:00Z
   WINDS: 190 AT 12 GUST 20
   VISIBILITY: 5.0 MILES
   WEATHER: -RASN
   CLOUDS: 15 OVC
   COMMENTS: WS020/25035KT= 

PIREP - Pilot Weather Report
KTVL - South Lake Tahoe, California
Updated at 9:53 PM GMT on April 24, 2014 (2:53 PM PDT):
No PIREP is currently available for this location.
AIRMET - Airmens Meteorological Information
KTVL - South Lake Tahoe, California
Updated at 9:53 PM GMT on April 24, 2014 (2:53 PM PDT):
SFOS WA 242045
AIRMET SIERRA UPDT 3 FOR IFR AND MTN OBSCN VALID UNTIL 250300
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NO SGFNT IFR EXP OUTSIDE OF CNVTV ACT.
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AIRMET MTN OBSCN...WA OR CA
FROM 30ENE HUH TO 40WSW YKM TO 40N RBL TO 50SSE SNS TO PYE TO
FOT TO ONP TO HQM TO TOU TO 30ENE HUH
MTNS OBSC BY CLDS/PCPN/BR. CONDS CONTG BYD 03Z THRU 09Z.
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AIRMET MTN OBSCN...WA OR ID MT WY
FROM 70E YDC TO 30SW YQL TO 60WSW BIL TO BPI TO 40N TWF TO 20SE
BKE TO 70E YDC
MTNS OBSC BY CLDS/PCPN/BR. CONDS CONTG BYD 03Z THRU 09Z.
.
OTLK VALID 0300-0900Z
AREA 1...MTN OBSCN WA OR CA
BOUNDED BY 20ENE YDC-60S YKM-DSD-40SE LKV-40SSW FMG-50S SNS-20W
FOT-ONP-20N TOU-20ENE YDC
MTNS OBSC BY CLDS/PCPN/BR. CONDS CONTG THRU 09Z.
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AREA 2...MTN OBSCN WA OR ID MT WY
BOUNDED BY 50WSW YXC-40SSW YQL-60SW BIL-20NNW BPI-50SE REO-40SE
LKV-DSD-60S YKM-50WSW YXC
MTNS OBSC BY CLDS/PCPN/BR. CONDS CONTG THRU 09Z.
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SFOT WA 242203 AMD
AIRMET TANGO UPDT 4 FOR TURB AND LLWS VALID UNTIL 250300
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AIRMET TURB...WA OR CA NV AND CSTL WTRS
FROM 30S YDC TO EPH TO PDT TO 50SE REO TO 70NE OAL TO 50W HEC TO
40W RZS TO 20WSW ENI TO 50SSE FOT TO 80WNW OED TO ONP TO 20WNW
TOU TO 30S YDC
MOD TURB BLW FL180. CONDS CONTG BYD 03Z THRU 09Z.
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AIRMET TURB...CA AND CSTL WTRS...UPDT
FROM 50SE BTY TO EED TO BZA TO 20S MZB TO 40NNW MZB TO 40W RZS
TO 50W HEC TO 70SSW BTY TO 50SE BTY
MOD TURB BLW 100. CONDS CONTG BYD 03Z THRU 09Z.
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LLWS POTENTIAL...CA NV
BOUNDED BY 30NNW FMG-50SE FMG-40E SAC-60ESE RBL-30NNW FMG
LLWS EXP. CONDS DVLPG 00-03Z. CONDS CONTG BYD 03Z THRU 09Z.
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OTLK VALID 0300-0900Z...TURB WA OR CA ID NV UT AND CSTL WTRS
BOUNDED BY YKM-LKT-MLD-SLC-BTY-RZS-60SSE SNS-ENI-80WNW OED-YKM
MOD TURB BLW 160. CONDS CONTG THRU 09Z.
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SFOZ WA 242045
AIRMET ZULU UPDT 3 FOR ICE AND FRZLVL VALID UNTIL 250300
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AIRMET ICE...WA AND CSTL WTRS
FROM 20S YDC TO 20SSE SEA TO 140W HQM TO 140W TOU TO 20S YDC
MOD ICE BTN 060 AND 120. CONDS CONTG BYD 03Z ENDG 03-06Z.
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AIRMET ICE...WA OR CA ID MT WY NV UT AND CSTL WTRS
FROM 50WSW YXC TO HVR TO SHR TO BPI TO BVL TO SAC TO 150WSW FOT
TO 150WNW FOT TO 80ESE YDC TO 50WSW YXC
MOD ICE BTN FRZLVL AND FL180. FRZLVL 060-100. CONDS CONTG BYD 03Z
THRU 09Z.
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FRZLVL...RANGING FROM 030-140 ACRS AREA
   040 ALG 160WNW FOT-30S ONP-40SW BTG-50SSW SEA-40SW HUH-50W HUH
   080 ALG 120WSW PYE-60E RBL-60SW REO-50SW BOI
   120 ALG 150SW RZS-60ENE EHF-20SSE BTY
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SIGMET - Significant Meteorological Information
KTVL - South Lake Tahoe, California
Updated at 9:53 PM GMT on April 24, 2014 (2:53 PM PDT):
No SIGMET is currently available for this location.
NOTAM - Notice to Airmen
KTVL - South Lake Tahoe, California
Updated at 9:53 PM GMT on April 24, 2014 (2:53 PM PDT):
!TVL 04/002 TVL OBST MOUNTAIN BEACON LGT 385200N1194750W (2NM E TVL) 7016FT (35FT AGL) OUT OF SERVICE 1404092313-1404242313
CREATED: 09 Apr 2014 23:14:00 SOURCE: KRNOYFYX
!FDC 4/8821 TVL IAP LAKE TAHOE, SOUTH LAKE TAHOE, CA.
   GPS RWY 18, ORIG-A...     S-18 VIS 4 ALL CATS. CIRCLING VIS 4 ALL CATS. FLY VISUAL 172     DEGREES - 2.7 NM.     1403201719-1409201719ESTCREATED: 20 Mar 2014 17:21:00 SOURCE: KDZZNAXX
!FDC 4/8819 TVL IAP LAKE TAHOE, SOUTH LAKE TAHOE, CA.
   LDA/DME 2 RWY 18, AMDT 1B...   LDA/DME 1 RWY 18, AMDT 7B...     S-18 VIS 6 ALL CATS.     CIRCLING VIS 6 ALL CATS.     FLY VISUAL 172 DEGREES - 4.5 NM.     1403201719-1409201719ESTCREATED: 20 Mar 2014 17:20:00 SOURCE: KDZZNAXX
!FDC 4/3308 TVL ODP LAKE TAHOE, SOUTH LAKE TAHOE, CA.
   TAKEOFF MINIMUMS AND (OBSTACLE) DEPARTURE PROCEDURES...     TAKE-OFF MINIMUMS: RWY 18, STANDARD WITH MINIMUM CLIMB OF 832'     PER NM TO 11500, OR 1700 - 3 WITH MINIMUM CLIMB OF 715' PER NM      TO 11500, 6200-6 FOR CLIMB IN VISUAL CONDITIONS.     RWY 36, 300 - 2 OR STANDARD WITH MINIMUM OF 269' PER NM TO     6500, 6200-6 FOR CLIMB IN VISUAL CONDITIONS.     DEPARTURE PROCEDURE: RWY 18, CLIMB HEADING 177  TO 7900 THEN     CLIMBING RIGHT TURN TO INTERCEPT SWR R-133 TO SWR VOR/DME ...     RWY 36, CLIMB HEADING 357  TO INTERCEPT SWR R-113 TO SWR     VOR/DME ...     ... THEN PROCEED ON COURSE.     RWY 18,36, FOR CLIMB IN VISUAL CONDITIONS: REMAIN WITH-IN 3NM,     CROSS SOUTH LAKE TAHOE AIRPORT AT OR ABOVE 12400 MSL THEN      PROCEED ON SWR R-127 TO SWR VOR/DME, INFORM ATC WHEN VCOA WILL      BE FLOWN.     ALL OTHER DATA REMAINS AS PUBLISHED.     1401211531-1407211531ESTCREATED: 21 Jan 2014 15:39:00 SOURCE: KDZZNAXX
Forecast Area
KTVL - South Lake Tahoe, California
Updated at 9:53 PM GMT on April 24, 2014 (2:53 PM PDT):
FA6W  
SFOC FA 241945
SYNOPSIS AND VFR CLDS/WX
SYNOPSIS VALID UNTIL 251400
CLDS/WX VALID UNTIL 250800...OTLK VALID 250800-251400
WA OR CA AND CSTL WTRS
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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.
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SYNOPSIS...W OR SWLY FLOW ALF ACRS AREA. UPR LVL TROF OVR ERN PAC
EXPCD TO MOVE ESEWD AND STRENGTHEN DURG FCST PD. BY 14Z...AN
UPR LVL LOW WILL BE OVR WA CSTL WTRS. MOIST SWLY FLOW WILL EXTD
FROM CA EWD INTO THE ROCKIES.
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WA CASCDS WWD
CSTL SXNS
CSTLN-INLAND...SCT015-025 BKN-OVC035-050 TOPS 150. WDLY SCT
   -SHRA LWRG VIS 3-5SM. AFT 23Z ISOL -SHRA. BECMG 0205 BKN050
   TOPS 120-140. OTLK...VFR.
PUGET SOUND-INTR VLY...SCT-BKN015-025 OVC035-050 TOPS FL150.
   WDLY SCT -SHRA LWRG VIS 3-5SM. AFT 23Z ISOL -SHRA. BECMG 0205
   SCT-BKN040-050 TOPS 120-140. OTLK...VFR.
CASCDS...BKN-OVC080-100 TOPS FL180. WDLY SCT -SHRA LWRG VIS
   3-5SM. OTLK...VFR SHRA.
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WA E OF CASCDS
CNTRL WA...SCT-BKN100 BKN120-140 TOPS FL180. ISOL -SHRA. AFT 02Z
   SCT120 BKN CI. OTLK...VFR.
ERN WA...SCT060 BKN080 LYRD FL200. WDLY SCT -SHRA/ISOL -TSRA
   CB TOPS FL300. AFT 02Z BKN080 TOPS FL180. ISOL -SHRA.
   OTLK...VFR.
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OR CASCDS WWD
CSTL SXNS
CSTLN-INLAND...SCT015-025 BKN-OVC035-050 TOPS 150. WDLY SCT
   -SHRA LWRG VIS 3-5SM. BECMG 0205 BKN050 TOPS 120-140.
   WDLY SCT -SHRA. OTLK...MVFR CIGS SHRA.
WILLAMETTE VLY-SWRN INTR...SCT025 BKN035-050 TOPS 150 BKN CI ABV.
   WDLY SCT -SHRA. OTLK...VFR SHRA WILLAMETTE VLY MVFR CIGS SHRA
   SWRN INTR.
CASCDS...BKN080-100 TOPS FL180. WDLY SCT -SHRA. OTLK...VFR SHRA.
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OR E OF CASCDS
BKN080-100 TOPS FL200 BKN CI ABV. WDLY SCT -TSRA/-SHRA DVLPG CB
TOPS FL300. OTLK...MVFR CIGS SHRA.
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NRN CA...STS-SAC-TVL LN NWD
CSTL SXNS...SCT-BKN015-025 BKN-OVC035-050 LYRD FL220. WDLY SCT
   -SHRA LWRG VIS 3-5SM. OTLK...MVFR CIGS SHRA.
SAC VLY...
   NRN PTNS...BKN080-100 LYRD FL220. ISOL -SHRA. OTLK...VFR.
   SRN PTNS...BKN100 LYRD FL240. BECMG 0508 BKN060-080 BKN120.
      ISOL -SHRA DVLPG. OTLK...VFR.
SHASTA-SISKIYOUS-NERN CA...
NRN SIERRAS...SCT080-100 BKN150 LYRD FL240. AFT 02Z ISOL -SHRA.
   BECMG 0508 BKN-OVC080-100 OVC150. OCNL -RASN BR LWRG VIS
   3-5SM. OTLK...MVFR CIGS RASN BR.
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CNTRL CA
CSTL SXNS...
   CSTLN...SCT015-025 SCT CI. BECMG 0205 OVR NRN PTNS BKN-OVC
      010-015 TOPS 025. OTLK...MVFR CIGS.
   INLAND...SKC. GRDLY BECMG SCT-BKN CI. OTLK...VFR.
SAN JOAQUIN VLY...BKN CI. BECMG 2302 SCT100 BKN CI. BECMG 0508
   BKN100 BKN120-140 LYRD FL200. OTLK...VFR.
SRN SIERRAS...SCT160 BKN CI. BECMG 0205 SCT120 BKN160 TOPS FL220
   BKN CI. OTLK...VFR.
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SRN CA..VBG-NID-60NNW BIH LN SWD
CSTL SXNS...
   CSTLN...
      NRN PTNS...SKC OCNL SCT CI. OTLK...VFR.
      CNTRL PTNS...SCT CI. OTLK...VFR BECMG 0811 MVFR CIGS.
      SRN PTNS...SCT CI. BECMG 0205 SCT015. BECMG 0508 BKN015
         TOPS 030. OTLK...MVFR CIGS.
   INLAND...SKC OCNL SCT CI. OTLK...VFR BECMG 1114 MVFR CIGS.
INTR MTNS AND DESERTS...SKC OCNL SCT CI. OTLK...VFR.
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CSTL WTRS
WA-0R CSTL WTRS. BKN035-050 TOPS 150. WDLY SCT -SHRA. OTLK...VFR.
NRN CA CSTL WTRS...SCT-BKN015-025 BKN-OVC035-050 LYRD FL220.
   WDLY SCT -SHRA LWRG VIS 3-5SM. OTLK...MVFR CIGS SHRA.
CNTRL AND SRN CA CSTL WTRS...SCT010-015 SCT CI. OTLK...VFR.
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