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SCN 07-47 Announcing 17 January 2008 Changes
Examples of 17 July 2007 Changes


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January 17, 2008 FAGX Example Preview Map
 
FAGX20 KKCI 091812
OFAGX
SYNOPSIS VALID TIL 101900Z
FCST...091900Z-100700Z
OTLK...100700Z-101900Z
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INTERNATIONAL OPERATIONS BRANCH
AVIATION WEATHER CENTER KANSAS CITY MISSOURI
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CSTL WATERS FROM COASTLINE OUT TO HOUSTON OCEANIC FIR AND GLFMEX MIAMI OCEANIC FIR AND W OF 85W. HOUSTON OCEANIC FIR AND GLFMEX MIAMI OCEANIC FIR.
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TS IMPLY SEV OR GTR TURB SEV ICE LLWS AND IFR CONDS. HGTS MSL.
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01 SYNOPSIS...HIGH PRES OVR NRN GLFMEX.
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02 SIGNIFICANT CLD/WX...
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CSTL WATERS...
SCT020. OTLK...VFR.
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HOUSTON OCEANIC FIR...
SCT020. OTLK...VFR.
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GLFMEX MIAMI OCEANIC FIR...
SCT020. OTLK...VFR.
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03 ICE AND FRZLVL...
CSTL WATERS...SEE AIRMETS ZULU WAUS44 KKCI AND WAUS42 KKCI.
HOUSTON OCEANIC FIR... NO SGFNT ICE EXP OUTSIDE CNVTV ACT.
GLFMEX MIAMI OCEANIC FIR...NO SGFNT ICE EXP OUTSIDE CNVTV ACT.
FRZLVL...140 THRUT.
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04 TURB... CSTL WATERS...SEE AIRMETS TANGO WAUS44 KKCI AND WAUS42 KKCI.
HOUSTON OCEANIC FIR... NO SGFNT TURB EXP OUTSIDE CNVTV ACT.
GLFMEX MIAMI OCEANIC FIR...NO SGFNT TURB EXP OUTSIDE CNVTV ACT.


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January 17, 2008 Caribbean Area Forecast (FACA) Example
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Note: Houston Oceanic FIR and Miami Oceanic FIR have been eliminated
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FACA20 KKCI 121530
OFAMKC
INTERNATIONAL OPERATIONS BRANCH
AVIATION WEATHER CENTER KANSAS CITY MISSOURI
VALID 121600-130400
OUTLOOK...130400-131600
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ATLANTIC S OF 32N W OF 57W...CARIBBEAN...GULF OF MEXICO BTN 22N AND 24N.
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TS IMPLY SEV OR GTR TURB SEV ICE LLWS AND IFR CONDS. SFC TO 400 MB.
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SYNOPSIS...WK CDFNT EXTDS FM NR 28N60W TO 23N63W TO THE MONA PASSAGE. CDFNT WL MOV EWD AND WKN TODAY. EXP NARROW BAND OF CLDS WITH ISOL SHRA INVOF CDFNT.
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SYNOPSIS...WK CDFNT EXTDS FM NR 28N60W TO 23N63W TO THE MONA PASSAGE. CDFNT WL MOV EWD AND WKN TODAY. EXP NARROW BAND OF CLDS WITH ISOL SHRA INVOF CDFNT.
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SIGNIFICANT CLD/WX...
ERN MONTERREY FIR...NRN MERIDA FIR
SCT025 SCT060. OTLK...VFR.
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ATLC SWRN NEW YORK FIR...SAN JUAN FIR
NW OF CDFNT...SCT025 SCT060. LYR OCNL BKN. TOP 120. ISOL SHRA.
OTLK...VFR.
VCNTY CDFNT...SCT025 BKN060. OCNL BKN025. TOP 120. WDLY SCT SHRA. ISOL TSRA TIL 20Z. OTLK...VFR SHRA.
SE OF CDFNT...SCT025 SCT060. ISOL SHRA. OTLK...VFR.
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ATLC MIAMI FIR
SCT025 SCT060. LYR OCNL BKN. TOP 120. ISOL SHRA. OTLK...VFR.
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WRN PIARCO FIR...NRN MAIQUETIA FIR...CURACAO FIR
BTN 61W-63W...SCT025 BKN060. OCNL BKN025. TOP 120. WDLY SCT SHRA. OTLK...VFR SHRA.
RMNDR...SCT025 SCT060. ISOL SHRA. OTLK...VFR.
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SANTO DOMINGO FIR...PORT-AU-PRINCE FIR
SCT025 SCT060. LYR OCNL BKN. TOP 120. ISOL SHRA. OTLK...VFR.
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NRN BARRANQUILLA FIR...NRN PANAMA FIR
SCT025 SCT060. ISOL SHRA. SFC WND NE 20-25KT. OTLK...VFR.
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KINGSTON FIR...NERN CNTRL AMERICAN FIR...HABANA FIR
SCT025 SCT060. ISOL SHRA. OTLK...VFR.
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ICE AND FRZLVL...
NO SGFNT ICE EXP OUTSIDE CNVTV ACT.
FRZLVL... 145-170.
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TURB...
NO SGFNT TURB EXP OUTSIDE CNVTV ACT.


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January 17, 2008 DFW FA Example
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Note: Coastal Waters area is removed.
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FAUS44 KKCI 121115
FA4W
DFWC FA 121115 AMD
SYNOPSIS AND VFR CLDS/WX
SYNOPSIS VALID UNTIL 130400
CLDS/WX VALID UNTIL 122200...OTLK VALID 122200-130400
OK TX AR TN LA MS AL
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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...10Z LOW S PLAINS OF TX WITH CDFNT TO NR BIG BEND..STNR FNT FM LOW-NRN LA. BY 04Z LOW NR JCTN WITH STNR FNT TO NRN LA-SRN AL..CDFNT EXTDG SWD FM LOW. HIGH OVR NERN GULF MEX.
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OK
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NWRN TX
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SWRN TX
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N CNTRL TX
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NERN TX
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SERN TX
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S CNTRL TX
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AR
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LA
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TN
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MS
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AL


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January 17, 2008 MIA FA Example
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Note: Coastal Waters changed to east of 85W longitude
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FAUS42 KKCI 031745
FA2W
MIAC FA 031745
SYNOPSIS AND VFR CLDS/WX
SYNOPSIS VALID UNTIL 041200
CLDS/WX VALID UNTIL 040600...OTLK VALID 040600-041200
NC SC GA FL AND CSTL WTRS E OF 85W
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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...
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NC
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SC
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GA
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FL
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CSTL WTRS
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ATLC WTRS...
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NC SC WTRS...
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GA WTRS...
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FL WTRS...
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GULF WTRS E OF 85W...


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