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METAR - Aviation Routine Weather Report
KTVL - South Lake Tahoe, California
Updated at 1:56 AM GMT on February 28, 2015 (5:56 PM PST):
SPECI KTVL 280156Z AUTO 20011KT 2 1/2SM -SN BKN030 BKN075 OVC085 01/M02 A2965 RMK AO2 VIS 1V5 LTG DSNT NW P0000 T00111022
TAF - Terminal Area Forecast
KTVL - South Lake Tahoe, California
Updated at 1:56 AM GMT on February 28, 2015 (5:56 PM PST):
KTVL 280115Z 2801/2824 20008KT 4SM -SHSN BKN020 OVC035
      TEMPO 2801/2803 1/2SM SN VV009
     FM280400 19004KT 4SM -SHSN BKN015 OVC030
     FM281200 VRB04KT 1SM -SN BKN008 OVC015=

Decoded:
ID: KTVL   South Lake Taho, CAAMENDMENT

REPORT TIME: 28  1:15
VALID TIME: 28 February AT 01:00Z to 28 February AT 24:00Z.
INITIAL WX
   WINDS: 200 AT 8
   VISIBILITY: 4.0 MILES
   WEATHER: -SHSN
   CLOUDS: 20 BKN
   CLOUDS: 35 OVC
TEMPORARY WX FROM 01Z TO 03Z
   VISIBILITY: 0.5 MILES
   WEATHER: SN
   VERTICAL VISIBILITY: 9
NEW WX STARTING: 04:00Z
   WINDS: 190 AT 4
   VISIBILITY: 4.0 MILES
   WEATHER: -SHSN
   CLOUDS: 15 BKN
   CLOUDS: 30 OVC
NEW WX STARTING: 12:00Z
   WIND: VARIABLE AT 4
   VISIBILITY: 1.0 MILES
   WEATHER: -SN
   CLOUDS: 8 BKN
   CLOUDS: 15 OVC
   COMMENTS: = 

PIREP - Pilot Weather Report
KTVL - South Lake Tahoe, California
Updated at 1:56 AM GMT on February 28, 2015 (5:56 PM PST):
No PIREP is currently available for this location.
AIRMET - Airmens Meteorological Information
KTVL - South Lake Tahoe, California
Updated at 1:56 AM GMT on February 28, 2015 (5:56 PM PST):
SFOS WA 272045
AIRMET SIERRA UPDT 4 FOR IFR AND MTN OBSCN VALID UNTIL 280300
.
NO SGFNT IFR EXP OUTSIDE OF CNVTV ACT.
.
AIRMET MTN OBSCN...WA OR CA ID NV
FROM 30SE YDC TO 40N PDT TO 90SSE GEG TO 30SSE BAM TO 60SW OAL
TO 30SSE RBL TO 30S SNS TO 30WSW PYE TO 20SW FOT TO 60W OED TO
HQM TO TOU TO 30SE YDC
MTNS OBSC BY CLDS/PCPN/BR. CONDS CONTG BYD 03Z THRU 09Z.
.
AIRMET MTN OBSCN...CA
FROM 60SSE SNS TO 30N RZS TO 30SSW HEC TO 60S TRM TO 30S MZB TO
30ESE LAX TO 40W RZS TO 60SSE SNS
MTNS OBSC BY CLDS/PCPN/BR. CONDS CONTG BYD 03Z THRU 09Z.
.
OTLK VALID 0300-0900Z...IFR OR CA NV AND CSTL WTRS
BOUNDED BY 30SW BKE-20SSE REO-70SE LKV-70S FMG-50NNE RBL-20SSE
FOT-90W OED-DSD-30SW BKE
CIG BLW 010/VIS BLW 3SM PCPN/BR/FG. CONDS DVLPG 03-06Z. CONDS
CONTG THRU 09Z.
....
SFOT WA 272303 AMD
AIRMET TANGO UPDT 4 FOR TURB VALID UNTIL 280300
.
AIRMET TURB...OR CA NV UT CO AZ NM AND CSTL WTRS...UPDT
FROM 170WSW ONP TO 50W ELY TO 40NE ABQ TO 60SSE TUS TO BZA TO
MZB TO 150WSW RZS TO 140WSW FOT TO 170WSW ONP
MOD TURB BTN FL180 AND FL410. CONDS CONTG BYD 03Z THRU 09Z.
.
AIRMET TURB...CA AND CSTL WTRS...UPDT
FROM 30SW FMG TO 20SW OAL TO 20SSW LAS TO 20SSE EED TO BZA TO
20S MZB TO 50S LAX TO 60WSW RZS TO 40S SNS TO 30WNW SNS TO 30SW
FMG
MOD TURB BLW FL180. CONDS CONTG BYD 03Z THRU 09Z.
....

SFOZ WA 272045
AIRMET ZULU UPDT 3 FOR ICE AND FRZLVL VALID UNTIL 280300
.
AIRMET ICE...WA OR CA ID MT WY NV UT CO AZ NM AND CSTL WTRS
FROM 70ESE YDC TO DNJ TO TCS TO EED TO 30WNW FOT TO 80WSW OED TO
140SW ONP TO 120WNW ONP TO 150W TOU TO TOU TO 70ESE YDC
MOD ICE BTN FRZLVL AND FL200. FRZLVL 030-090. CONDS CONTG BYD 03Z
THRU 09Z.
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AIRMET ICE...WA OR ID MT WY NV UT CO AZ NM
FROM 50NNE HVR TO 30SSW LAR TO 40NW DEN TO GLD TO 50W LBL TO
30ESE TBE TO 50N ELP TO TCS TO DNJ TO 70ESE YDC TO 50NNE HVR
MOD ICE BTN FRZLVL AND FL180. FRZLVL SFC-070. CONDS CONTG BYD 03Z
THRU 09Z.
.
FRZLVL...RANGING FROM SFC-130 ACRS AREA
   MULT FRZLVL 050-080 BOUNDED BY 140WSW FOT-ENI-20WSW SNS-
      130WSW SNS-140WSW FOT
   SFC ALG 30WSW YDC-70SE YDC-30NW GEG-50SSE GEG
   040 ALG 50W HUH-20WSW EPH-70SSE GEG
   080 ALG 140WSW SNS-30NNW EHF-70WSW BTY-30WNW BTY
   120 ALG 170SW RZS-120WSW MZB-100SW MZB
....
SIGMET - Significant Meteorological Information
KTVL - South Lake Tahoe, California
Updated at 1:56 AM GMT on February 28, 2015 (5:56 PM PST):
No SIGMET is currently available for this location.
NOTAM - Notice to Airmen
KTVL - South Lake Tahoe, California
Updated at 1:56 AM GMT on February 28, 2015 (5:56 PM PST):
!FDC 5/7754 TVL SID LAKE TAHOE, SOUTH LAKE TAHOE, CA.
SHOLE ONE DEPARTURE...MUSTANG TRANSITION, SPOOK TRANSITION NA EXCEPT FOR AIRCRAFTEQUIPPED WITH SUITABLE RNAV SYSTEM WITH GPS.FMG VOR OUT OF SERVICE. 1502270703-1508260703ESTCREATED: 27 Feb 2015 07:04:00 SOURCE: KDZZNAXX
!FDC 5/7753 TVL SID LAKE TAHOE, SOUTH LAKE TAHOE, CA.
RICHY FIVE DEPARTURE...DEPARTURE PROCEDURE NA EXCEPT FOR AIRCRAFT EQUIPPED WITH SUITABLERNAV SYSTEM WITH GPS.FMG VOR OUT OF SERVICE. 1502270703-1508260703ESTCREATED: 27 Feb 2015 07:04:00 SOURCE: KDZZNAXX
!FDC 5/7752 TVL IAP LAKE TAHOE, SOUTH LAKE TAHOE, CA.
LDA/DME 2 RWY 18, AMDT 1B...RADAR REQUIRED FOR PROCEDURE ENTRY EXCEPT FOR AIRCRAFT EQUIPPEDWITH SUITABLE RNAV SYSTEM WITH GPS.FMG VOR OUT OF SERVICE. 1502270703-1508260703ESTCREATED: 27 Feb 2015 07:04:00 SOURCE: KDZZNAXX
!FDC 5/0096 TVL ODP LAKE TAHOE, SOUTH LAKE TAHOE, CA.
TAKEOFF MINIMUMS AND (OBSTACLE) DEPARTURE PROCEDURES AMDT 7...TAKE-OFF MINIMUMS: RWY 18, STANDARD WITH MINIMUM CLIMB OF 832 FEETPER NM TO 11500, OR 1700 - 3 WITH MINIMUM CLIMB OF 715 FEET PER NMTO 11500, 6200-6 FOR CLIMB IN VISUAL CONDITIONS. RWY 36, 300 - 2 ORSTANDARD WITH MINIMUM OF 269 FEET PER NM TO 6500, 6200-6 FOR CLIMBIN VISUAL CONDITIONS. DEPARTURE PROCEDURE: RWY 18, CLIMB HEADING177 TO 7900 THEN CLIMBING RIGHT TURN TO INTERCEPT SWR R-133 TO SWRVOR/DME ... RWY 36, CLIMB HEADING 357 TO INTERCEPT SWR R-113 TO SWRVOR/DME ... ... THEN PROCEED ON COURSE. RWY 18,36, FOR CLIMB INVISUAL CONDITIONS: REMAIN WITHIN 3NM, CROSS SOUTH LAKE TAHOEAIRPORT AT OR ABOVE 12400 FT MSL THEN PROCEED ON SWR R-127 TO SWRVOR/DME, INFORM ATC WHEN VCOA WILL BE FLOWN. ALL OTHER DATA REMAINSAS PUBLISHED.1501021543-1507011543ESTCREATED: 02 Jan 2015 15:43:00 SOURCE: KDZZNAXX
!FDC 4/2438 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.     1409061427-1503061427ESTCREATED: 06 Sep 2014 14:28:00 SOURCE: KDZZNAXX
!FDC 4/2437 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.     1409061427-1503061427ESTCREATED: 06 Sep 2014 14:28:00 SOURCE: KDZZNAXX
Forecast Area
KTVL - South Lake Tahoe, California
Updated at 1:56 AM GMT on February 28, 2015 (5:56 PM PST):
FA6W  
SFOC FA 272045
SYNOPSIS AND VFR CLDS/WX
SYNOPSIS VALID UNTIL 281500
CLDS/WX VALID UNTIL 280900...OTLK VALID 280900-281500
WA OR CA AND CSTL WTRS
.
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...ALF..AREA OF LOW PRES WRN WA-NWRN OR FCST 15Z NRN CA.
SFC..LOW PRES SW WA/NWRN OR FCST 15Z CA SAC VLY. TROF WRN WA-SWRN
OR FCST 15Z NRN OR WTRS-CNTRL CA. CDFNT DVLPG CNTRL CA WWD FCST
15Z SERN CA.
.
WA CASCDS WWD
CSTL SXNS-OLYMPICS...BKN040-060 LYRD FL250. VIS 3-5SM -RA BR. 03Z
BKN050. OTLK...VFR.
PUGET SOUND-INTR VLY...OVC010-015 LYRD FL250. VIS 3-5SM -RA BR.
01Z BKN050. 07Z SCT CI. OTLK...VFR.
CASCDS...OVC025 TOP FL250. VIS 3-5SM SCT -SHRA. BECMG 0103
SCT-BKN080. OTLK...VFR.
.
WA E OF CASCDS
CNTRL WA...BKN040 LYRD FL250. VIS 3-5SM -RA BR. 03Z BKN120.
OTLK...VFR.
ERN WA...SCT-BKN CI. OTLK...VFR.
.
OR CASCDS WWD
CSTL SXNS
 N HLF...BKN025 OVC040 LYRD FL250. WDLY SCT -SHRA. OTLK...VFR
SHRA.
 S HLF...BKN025 LYRD FL250. SCT -SHRA. OTLK...MVFR CIG SHRA.
WILLAMETTE VLY...BKN015 OVC050 TOP FL220. VIS 3-5SM SCT -SHRA.
03Z SCT030 BKN050. WDLY SCT -SHRA. 07Z BKN100. OTLK...VFR.
SWRN INTR...SCT035 BKN060 LYRD FL250. WDLY SCT -SHRA. ISOL EMBD
-TSRA. CB TOP FL270. 02Z SCT040 BKN070. SCT -SHRA. OTLK...VFR
SHRA.
CASCDS...OVC040-050 TOP FL200. VIS 3-5SM SCT -SHRA. ISOL EMBD
-TSRA. CB TOP FL270. OTLK...MVFR CIG SHRA.
.
OR E OF CASCDS
CNTRL...BKN050 LYRD FL250. OCNL VIS 3-5SM -RA BR. 04Z OVC040-050.
VIS 3-5SM -SN BR. OTLK...IFR CIG SN 12Z VFR.
NERN...BKN050-060 LYRD FL250. VIS 5SM -RA BR. AFT 23Z BKN080.
OTLK...VFR SHRA.
SE...BKN060 LYRD FL250. VIS 3-5SM -RASN BR. OTLK...MVFR CIG RA
SN.
.
NRN CA...STS-SAC-TVL LN NWD
CSTL SXNS...
 N HLF...BKN055 LYRD FL250. VIS 3-5SM -SHRA. ISOL EMBD -TSRA
POSS. CB TOP FL270. AFT 23Z BKN020-025. OTLK...VFR SHRA.
 S HLF...BKN040-050 LYRD FL250. 04Z SCT025 BKN050. WDLY SCT
-SHRA. OTLK...VFR.
SAC VLY...SCT040 BKN100 LYRD FL250. 22Z BKN040. VIS 5SM WDLY SCT
-SHRA. ISOL EMBD -TSRA. CB TOP FL270. AFT 03Z BKN080. OTLK...VFR
SHRA.
SHASTA-SISKIYOUS-NERN CA...OVC070 LYRD FL250. VIS 3-5SM SCT
-SHRA/-SHRASN. OTLK...MVFR CIG SN RASN.
NRN SIERNEV...BKN080 LYRD FL250. VIS 3-5SM SCT -SHSN. ISOL EMBD
-TSSN POSS. CB TOP FL270. OTLK...IFR CIG SN BR.
.
CNTRL CA
CSTL SXNS...
CSTLN...SCT025-035. WND W G25KT. 03Z BKN050 LYRD FL250. WDLY SCT
-SHRA. OTLK...MVFR CIG SHRA.
INLAND...BKN020 LYRD FL180. 22Z SCT-BKN050 BKN080. WDLY SCT
-SHRA. OTLK...VFR SHRA.
SAN JOAQUIN VLY...
 N HLF...BKN045 TOP 150. BKN CI. WDLY SCT -SHRA. OTLK...VFR SHRA
12Z MVFR CIG.
 S HLF...SCT150. 03Z SCT030 BKN100 LYRD FL250. OTLK...MVFR RA BR.
SRN SIERNEV...SCT150 SCT-BKN CI. WND NW G25KT. 02Z BKN080 LYRD
FL250. VIS 3-5SM WDLY SCT -SHSN. OTLK...VFR SHSN.
.
SRN CA..VBG-NID-60NNW BIH LN SWD
CSTL SXNS...
CSTLN...
 XTRM NRN PTNS...BKN150 TOP FL200. TIL 01Z WND NW G25KT.
OTLK...VFR.
 RMNDR CSTLN...BKN025-030 TOP 040. 23Z SCT030. 01Z OVC025 LYRD
FL250. AFT 05Z SCT -SHRA. OTLK...MVFR CIG SHRA.
INLAND...BKN025 TOP 035. OCNL VIS 5SM BR/HZ. BECMG 0406 BKN020
LYRD FL250. WDLY SCT -SHRA. OTLK...MVFR CIG SHRA.
INTR MTNS-MOJAVE-SRN DESERTS...SKC OR SCT CI. WND W 25G35KT. 07Z
SCT CI. WND W 20G30KT. OTLK...VFR WND.
IMPERIAL-COACHELLA VLYS...SCT CI. OTLK...VFR.
.
CSTL WTRS
WA...BKN030 OVC060 LYRD FL250. VIS 3-5SM -RA BR. BECMG 0103
SCT030 BKN050. OTLK...VFR.
OR...BKN035 LYRD FL190. SCT -SHRA. AFT 23Z OVC025. OTLK...MVFR
CIG RA BR.
CA...
 NRN...SCT010-015 BKN025 LYRD FL200. OCNL VIS 3-5SM -RA BR. AFT
23Z TOPS LYRD FL250. OTLK...MVFR CIG RA BR.
 CNTRL...BKN025 TOP 035. WND NW G25KT. BECMG 2223 SCT020 BKN035
LYRD FL250. OTLK...MVFR CIG SHRA.
 SRN...BKN010-015 TOP 035. WND NW G25KT. AFT 04Z TOPS LYRD FL250.
OTLK...MVFR CIG.
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