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METAR - Aviation Routine Weather Report
KLAF - Lafayette, Indiana
Updated at 5:54 PM GMT on August 24, 2016 (1:54 PM EDT):
METAR KLAF 241754Z 25008KT 3/4SM +RA BR FEW016 BKN021 25/23 A3001 RMK AO2 LTG DSNT SW RAB49 SLP159 P0019 60044 T02500233 10267 20211 56016
TAF - Terminal Area Forecast
KLAF - Lafayette, Indiana
Updated at 5:54 PM GMT on August 24, 2016 (1:54 PM EDT):
KLAF 241724Z 2418/2518 20010KT 4SM TSRA BR SCT015 BKN035CB
     FM241900 21011G18KT P6SM VCSH SCT025 BKN035
     FM250100 22006KT P6SM SCT030 BKN150
     FM250900 21002KT 4SM BR FEW030 BKN150
     FM251400 24010KT P6SM BKN030=
Decoded:
ID: KLAF   Lafayette/Purdu, IN
REPORT TIME: 24 17:24
VALID TIME: 24 August AT 18:00Z to 25 August AT 18:00Z.
INITIAL WX
   WINDS: 200 AT 10
   VISIBILITY: 4.0 MILES
   WEATHER: TSRA_BR
   CLOUDS: 15 SCT
   CLOUDS: 35 BKN WITH CB
NEW WX STARTING: 19:00Z
   WINDS: 210 AT 11 GUST 18
   VISIBILITY: >6.0 MILES
   WEATHER: VCSH
   CLOUDS: 25 SCT
   CLOUDS: 35 BKN
NEW WX STARTING: 01:00Z
   WINDS: 220 AT 6
   VISIBILITY: >6.0 MILES
   CLOUDS: 30 SCT
   CLOUDS: 150 BKN
NEW WX STARTING: 09:00Z
   WINDS: 210 AT 2
   VISIBILITY: 4.0 MILES
   WEATHER: BR
   CLOUDS: 30 FEW
   CLOUDS: 150 BKN
NEW WX STARTING: 14:00Z
   WINDS: 240 AT 10
   VISIBILITY: >6.0 MILES
   CLOUDS: 30 BKN
   COMMENTS: = 

PIREP - Pilot Weather Report
KLAF - Lafayette, Indiana
Updated at 5:54 PM GMT on August 24, 2016 (1:54 PM EDT):
No PIREP is currently available for this location.
AIRMET - Airmens Meteorological Information
KLAF - Lafayette, Indiana
Updated at 5:54 PM GMT on August 24, 2016 (1:54 PM EDT):
CHIS WA 241445
AIRMET SIERRA UPDT 2 FOR IFR VALID UNTIL 242100
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AIRMET IFR...MN IA WI LM LS MI LH
FROM 30ESE YQT TO SSM TO 60S SSM TO 50WNW TVC TO 40SSW GRB TO
30SSE EAU TO 50WSW ODI TO 30W MCW TO 50S RWF TO 20SE BRD TO
60SSE INL TO 50ESE DLH TO 90S YQT TO 60SW YQT TO 30ESE YQT
CIG BLW 010/VIS BLW 3SM PCPN/BR. CONDS ENDG 18-21Z.
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AIRMET IFR...IA WI LM IL IN
FROM 40SSE DLL TO 50ESE BAE TO 20WNW TTH TO 40NW AXC TO 30ESE
IOW TO 20W DBQ TO 40SSE DLL
CIG BLW 010/VIS BLW 3SM PCPN/BR. CONDS ENDG 15-18Z.
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CHIT WA 241445
AIRMET TANGO UPDT 3 FOR TURB VALID UNTIL 242100
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AIRMET TURB...ND SD MN
FROM 30N INL TO 40SSE GFK TO 70S BIS TO 50WNW RAP TO 80SW DIK TO
50NNW ISN TO 30N INL
MOD TURB BTN FL250 AND FL410. CONDS CONTG BYD 21Z THRU 03Z.
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AIRMET TURB...ND SD NE KS MN IA MO WI LM LS MI LH IL IN
FROM YQT TO SSM TO YVV TO 30SE ECK TO FWA TO 50WSW ROD TO 20WNW
BDF TO 30NNE IRK TO 20NNW ICT TO 50NE MMB TO 50W LBL TO GLD TO
SNY TO 70SW RAP TO 20ENE PIR TO YQT
MOD TURB BTN FL250 AND FL410. CONDS CONTG BYD 21Z THRU 03Z.
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OTLK VALID 2100-0300Z...TURB ND SD NE MN
BOUNDED BY 50NNW ISN-50ENE INL-ABR-30NNE PIR-70SW RAP-50NNW ISN
MOD TURB BTN FL250 AND FL410. CONDS CONTG THRU 03Z.
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CHIZ WA 241445
AIRMET ZULU UPDT 2 FOR ICE AND FRZLVL VALID UNTIL 242100
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NO SGFNT ICE EXP OUTSIDE OF CNVTV ACT.
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FRZLVL...RANGING FROM 090-160 ACRS AREA
   120 ALG 50W RAP-30SE DPR-30SSE GFK-70WNW INL
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SIGMET - Significant Meteorological Information
KLAF - Lafayette, Indiana
Updated at 5:54 PM GMT on August 24, 2016 (1:54 PM EDT):
No SIGMET is currently available for this location.
NOTAM - Notice to Airmen
KLAF - Lafayette, Indiana
Updated at 5:54 PM GMT on August 24, 2016 (1:54 PM EDT):
!LAF 08/031 LAF OBST TOWER LGT (ASR 1249447) 402716.20N0865757.70W (2.9NM NNW LAF) 887.8FT (192.9FT AGL) OUT OF SERVICE 1608222257-1609062157
CREATED: 22 Aug 2016 22:56:00 SOURCE: LAF
!LAF 08/030 LAF OBST TOWER LGT (ASR 1027707) 402241.40N0865507.30W (2.2NM SSE LAF) 932.7FT (298.9FT AGL) OUT OF SERVICE 1608220107-1609050400
CREATED: 22 Aug 2016 01:07:00 SOURCE: LAF
!LAF 08/029 LAF COM REMOTE COM OUTLET 122.35 OUT OF SERVICE 1608240500-1608241000
CREATED: 21 Aug 2016 05:01:00 SOURCE: MOCC
!LAF 08/025 LAF RWY 10/28 TWY C1 DIRECTIONAL SIGN AT INT TWY C1 NOT LGTD 1608161436-1608312300
CREATED: 16 Aug 2016 14:36:00 SOURCE: KHUFYFYX
!LAF 08/023 LAF RWY 05/23 RWY LOCATION SIGN AT INT RWY 10/28 NOT LGTD
1608161319-1608312300CREATED: 16 Aug 2016 13:19:00 SOURCE: KHUFYFYX
!LAF 08/022 LAF TWY B2 SFC PAINTED HLDG PSN SIGN FOR RWY 05/23 
NOT STD DUE TO REPAINTING 1608161318-1608312300CREATED: 16 Aug 2016 13:18:00 SOURCE: KHUFYFYX
!LAF 08/021 LAF RWY 10/28 TWY C1 TWY LOCATION SIGN NOT LGTD
1608161318-1608312300CREATED: 16 Aug 2016 13:18:00 SOURCE: KHUFYFYX
!LAF 08/020 LAF TWY B3 TWY LOCATION SIGN MISSING
1608161318-1608312300CREATED: 16 Aug 2016 13:18:00 SOURCE: KHUFYFYX
!LAF 08/019 LAF AD AP WINDCONE FOR RWY 23 OUT OF SERVICE
1608161318-1608312300CREATED: 16 Aug 2016 13:18:00 SOURCE: KHUFYFYX
!LAF 06/017 LAF OBST CRANE (ASN-AGL-4844-OE) 402516N0865526W (.36NM
NE RWY 23 THLD) 792FT (175FT AGL) FLAGGED LGTD 1606171100-1712152100CREATED: 14 Jun 2016 11:04:00 SOURCE: KHUFYFYX
!LAF 06/013 LAF OBST CRANE (ASN 2016-AGL-5547-OE) 402602N865529W (1.09NM N THR RWY 23) 950FT (262 FT AGL) FLAGGED AND LGTD 1606092059-1609232100
CREATED: 09 Jun 2016 21:05:00 SOURCE: KHUFYFYX
!LAF 05/041 LAF OBST CRANE (ASN 2016-AGL-382-OE) 402453N0865623W (.35NM NW RWY 28 THR) 749FT (150FT AGL) FLAGGED AND LGTD 1605311847-1703311830
CREATED: 31 May 2016 18:47:00 SOURCE: KHUFYFYX
!LAF 05/040 LAF OBST CRANE (ASN 2016-AGL-779-OE) 402452N0865622W (.32NM NW RWY 28 THR) 749FT (150FT AGL) FLAGGED AND LGTD 1605311834-1705311830
CREATED: 31 May 2016 18:46:00 SOURCE: KHUFYFYX
!LAF 05/039 LAF OBST CRANE (ASN 2016-AGL-778-OE) 402454N0865622W (.34NM NW RWY 28 THR) 749FT (150FT AGL) FLAGGED AND LGTD 1605311845-1705181830
CREATED: 31 May 2016 18:45:00 SOURCE: KHUFYFYX
!LAF 05/038 LAF OBST CRANE (ASN 2016-AGL-781-OE) 402453N0865623W (.32NM NW RWY 28 THR) 749FT (150FT AGL) FLAGGED AND LGTD 1605311843-1705311830
CREATED: 31 May 2016 18:43:00 SOURCE: KHUFYFYX
!LAF 05/036 LAF OBST CRANE (ASN 2016-AGL-780-OE) 402455N0865621W
(.35NM NW RWY 28 THR) 749FT (150FT AGL) FLAGGED, LGTD1605311831-1705311830CREATED: 31 May 2016 18:39:00 SOURCE: KHUFYFYX
!LAF 05/030 LAF OBST CRANE (ASN 2016-AGL-3335-OE) 402523N0865625W
(.77NM NE RWY 10 THR) 834FT (225FT AGL) FLAGGED AND LGTD1605241100-1704011100CREATED: 23 May 2016 19:57:00 SOURCE: KHUFYFYX
!LAF 05/008 LAF OBST CRANE (ASN 2016-AGL-5656-OE) 402517N0865510W (.49NM NE APCH END RWY 23) 799FT (180FT AGL) FLAGGED AND LGTD 1605091000-1701062200
CREATED: 06 May 2016 18:19:00 SOURCE: KHUFYFYX
!FDC 6/8170 LAF IAP PURDUE UNIVERSITY, LAFAYETTE, IN.
RNAV (GPS) RWY 28, AMDT 1...LNAV MDA 1080/HAT 482 ALL CATS. VIS CATS C 1 3/8.EXCEPT WHEN ADVISED BY ATCT THAT THIS CRANE IS DOWN.CRANE, 823 MSL, 1.12 NM EAST OF APPROACH END RWY 28,2014-AGL-2630-OE.1608221134-1609261134ESTCREATED: 22 Aug 2016 11:35:00 SOURCE: KDZZNAXX
!FDC 6/8169 LAF ODP PURDUE UNIVERSITY, LAFAYETTE, IN.
TAKEOFF MINIMUMS AND (OBSTACLE) DEPARTURE PROCEDURES AMDT 1...TAKE-OFF MINIMUMS RWY 10: 300 - 1 1/2 OR STANDARD WITH MINIMUMCLIMB OF 268 FT PER NM TO 900.NOTE: RWY 10, CRANE, 6699 FT FROM DEPARTURE END OF RWY, 1177 FTRIGHT OF CENTERLINE, 275 FT AGL/823 FT MSL, 2014-AGL-2630-OE.EXCEPT WHEN ADVISED THAT THIS CRANE IS DOWN.ALL OTHER DATA REMAINS AS PUBLISHED. 1608221134-1609261134ESTCREATED: 22 Aug 2016 11:35:00 SOURCE: KDZZNAXX
!FDC 6/4179 LAF ODP PURDUE UNIVERSITY, LAFAYETTE, IN.
TAKEOFF MINIMUMS AND (OBSTACLE) DEPARTURE PROCEDURES AMDT 1...NOTE: RWY 05, 5 BUILDINGS, 2031 FT FROM DEPARTURE END OF RWY, 778FT LEFT OF CENTERLINE, UP TO 68 FT AGL/685 FT MSL, 2015-AGL-15476THRU 15480-OE.ALL OTHER DATA REMAINS AS PUBLISHED. 1608151657-1703271657ESTCREATED: 15 Aug 2016 16:58:00 SOURCE: KDZZNAXX
!FDC 6/6117 LAF IAP PURDUE UNIVERSITY, LAFAYETTE, IN.
RNAV (GPS) RWY 28, AMDT 1...DELETE NOTE: VISIBILITY REDUCTION BY HELICOPTERS NA.CHART NOTE: RWY 28 HELICOPTER VISIBILITY REDUCTION BELOW 3/4 SM NOTAUTHORIZED.CHART NOTE: CIRCLING RWY 23 NA AT NIGHT.THIS IS RNAV (GPS) RWY 28, AMDT 1A. 1608012054-PERMCREATED: 01 Aug 2016 20:55:00 SOURCE: KDZZNAXX
!FDC 6/6116 LAF IAP PURDUE UNIVERSITY, LAFAYETTE, IN.
VOR-A, AMDT 26...CHART NOTE: CIRCLING RWY 23 NA AT NIGHT.THIS IS VOR-A, AMDT 26A. 1608012054-PERMCREATED: 01 Aug 2016 20:55:00 SOURCE: KDZZNAXX
!FDC 6/6115 LAF IAP PURDUE UNIVERSITY, LAFAYETTE, IN.
RNAV (GPS) RWY 10, AMDT 1...CHART NOTE: CIRCLING RWY 23 NA AT NIGHT.THIS IS RNAV (GPS) RWY 10, AMDT 1A. 1608012054-PERMCREATED: 01 Aug 2016 20:55:00 SOURCE: KDZZNAXX
!FDC 6/6114 LAF IAP PURDUE UNIVERSITY, LAFAYETTE, IN.
ILS RWY 10, AMDT 11...CHART NOTE: CIRCLING RWY 23 NA AT NIGHT.THIS IS ILS RWY 10, AMDT 11A. 1608012054-PERMCREATED: 01 Aug 2016 20:55:00 SOURCE: KDZZNAXX
Forecast Area
KLAF - Lafayette, Indiana
Updated at 5:54 PM GMT on August 24, 2016 (1:54 PM EDT):
FA3W  
CHIC FA 241124 COR
SYNOPSIS AND VFR CLDS/WX
SYNOPSIS VALID UNTIL 250400
CLDS/WX VALID UNTIL 242200...OTLK VALID 242200-250400
ND SD NE KS MN IA MO WI LM LS MI LH IL IN KY
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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...LOW PRES CENTERED OVER SRN MANITOBA WITH CDFNT FROM
NERN MN EXTDG SWD ACROSS CNTRL IA AND INTO CNTRL KS. LOW PRES
OVER CNTRL KS. BY 04Z CANADIAN LOW SHFTS EWD OVER NRN GREAT LAKES
WITH CDFNT FROM NERN WI EXTDG SWWD ACROSS SRN IA AND INTO CNTRL
KS. LOW PRES OVER SW KS/OK PNHDL.
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ND
NW...BKN060 TOP 100. 14Z BKN040. VIS 4SM BR. OTLK...MVFR CIG
BR...00Z VFR.
SW...BKN070 TOP 100. 14Z BKN050. VIS 4SM BR. OTLK...MVFR CIG
BR...00Z VFR.
E...SCT-BKN CI. 17Z SCT050. 19Z BKN060 TOP 100. OTLK...VFR.
.
SD
NW...BKN070 TOP 100. 14Z BKN050. VIS 4SM BR. OTLK...MVFR CIG
BR...00Z VFR.
SW...SCT-BKN CI. 14Z SCT100. OTLK...VFR.
E...SCT-BKN CI. 15Z SKC. OTLK...VFR.
.
NE
PNHDL...BKN120 TOP FL250. OTLK...VFR.
CNTRL...BKN150 TOP FL250. 17Z SCT-BKN150. OTLK...VFR.
SERN...BKN050 TOP 100. 14Z BKN CI. 18Z BKN060 TOP FL220. SCT
-TSRA. CB TOP FL450. OTLK...VFR TSRA.
ELSW...SCT-BKN CI. OTLK...VFR.
.
KS...UPDT
NW...SCT050 BKN100 TOP FL260. SCT -SHRA/ISOL -TSRA. CB TOP FL450.
17Z SCT -TSRA. CB TOP FL450. OTLK...VFR...TIL 01Z TSRA SHRA.
SW...SCT-BKN CI. 20Z BKN070 TOP FL250. WDLY SCT -TSRA. CB TOP
FL450. OTLK...VFR TSRA.
E HLF...SCT050 BKN150 TOP FL260. WDLY SCT -TSRA. CB TOP FL450.
21Z BKN050 TOP FL260. SCT -TSRA. CB TOP FL450. OTLK...VFR TSRA
SHRA.
.
MN
NW...SCT-BKN070 TOP 120. 12Z SCT-BKN CI. 17Z SCT070. OTLK...VFR.
NERN...BKN020 TOP 120. VIS 3-5SM BR. 14Z BKN050 TOP 080.
OTLK...VFR.
CNTRL-SW... BKN020 TOP 080. VIS 3-5SM BR. 14Z SCT040. 17Z SKC.
OTLK...VFR.
SERN...BKN020 TOP 080. VIS 3-5SM SCT -SHRA BR. 16Z SCT040.
OTLK...VFR.
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IA
N HLF...BKN020 TOP FL280. VIS 3-5SM SCT -SHRA BR. WDLY SCT -TSRA.
CB TOP FL450. 17Z BKN050 TOP 080. OTLK...VFR.
S HLF... BKN020 TOP FL280. VIS 3-5SM SCT -SHRA BR. WDLY SCT
-TSRA. CB TOP FL450. 18Z BKN050 TOP 080. OTLK...VFR...01Z TSRA.
.
MO
NW...BKN040 TOP FL280. SCT -TSRA. CB TOP FL450. 12Z SCT050 BKN150
TOP FL260. 21Z BKN050 TOP FL260. SCT -TSRA. CB TOP FL450.
OTLK...VFR TSRA SHRA.
NERN...BKN020 TOP FL280. VIS 4SM BR. SCT -TSRA. CB TOP FL450. 13Z
SCT040 BKN060 TOP 140. OTLK...VFR...00Z SHRA TSRA.
SW...SCT-BKN CI. 16Z SCT060. OTLK...VFR.
SERN...SCT100 BKN CI. 15Z SCT050 BKN CI. OTLK...VFR.
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WI
N HLF-SW...BKN020 TOP FL260. VIS 3-5SM BR. SCT -SHRA/ISOL -TSRA.
CB TOP FL450. 18Z BKN050 TOP 100. OTLK...VFR.
SERN...BKN010 TOP FL260. VIS 3-5SM BR. SCT -TSRA. CB TOP FL450.
18Z BKN020 TOP FL260. VIS 3-5SM BR. ISOL -TSRA CB TOP FL450.
OTLK....MVFR CIG BR TSRA.
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LS UPR MI
BKN020 TOP 100. VIS 3-5SM BR WDLY SCT -SHRA. 20Z BKN040 TOP
FL260. OTLK...VFR...03Z MVFR CIG BR.
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LM LWR MI LH
SCT040 BKN080 LYRD FL260. 15Z BKN020. VIS 4SM SCT -SHRA BR. ISOL
-TSRA. CB TOP FL450. OTLK...MVFR CIG BR SHRA TSRA.
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IL
N-CNTRL...BKN010 TOP FL260. VIS 3-5SM BR. SCT -TSRA. CB TOP
FL450. 18Z BKN020 TOP FL260. VIS 3-5SM BR. ISOL -TSRA CB TOP
FL450. OTLK....MVFR CIG BR TSRA.
S...SCT040 BKN140 TOP FL180. 18Z SCT040. OTLK...VFR.
.
IN
BKN040 TOP FL220. SCT -SHRA. 16Z WDLY SCT -TSRA. CB TOP FL450.
OTLK...VFR TSRA SHRA.
.
KY
W-CNTRL...BKN060 TOP FL250. 18Z SCT -SHRA/WDLY SCT -TSRA. CB TOP
FL450. OTLK...VFR TSRA SHRA.
E...SCT-BKN CI. 13Z SCT050 BKN120 LYRD FL280. OTLK...VFR.
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