152  
NZUS99 KBOU 210028  
SYNBOU  
 
HOT-AIR BALLOON FORECAST FOR COLORADO  
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE DENVER/BOULDER, COLORADO  
1825 MDT SATURDAY, APRIL 20, 2019  
 
* * * * * NORTHEAST COLORADO * * * * *  
 
METAR KFNL 202356Z AUTO 24012KT 10SM CLR 23/M03 A2974 RMK AO2 SLP028  
T02331028 10272 20194 55013  
METAR KFNL 202256Z AUTO 22015KT 10SM CLR 24/M03 A2973 RMK AO2 SLP023  
T02391028  
METAR KFNL 202156Z AUTO 20010G16KT 10SM CLR 27/M04 A2975 RMK AO2 SLP023  
T02671039  
 
METAR KGXY 202356Z AUTO 22007KT 10SM CLR 25/M04 A2972 RMK AO2 SLP045  
T02501044 10289 20228 55013  
METAR KGXY 202256Z AUTO 23006KT 10SM CLR 27/M05 A2972 RMK AO2 SLP039  
T02721050  
METAR KGXY 202156Z AUTO VRB05KT 10SM CLR 28/M07 A2973 RMK AO2 SLP040  
T02831067  
 
METAR KLMO 210015Z AUTO 00000KT 10SM CLR 24/M03 A2976 RMK AO2  
T02411032  
METAR KLMO 202355Z AUTO 00000KT 10SM CLR 25/M03 A2976 RMK AO2  
T02471028  
METAR KLMO 202335Z AUTO 29006KT 10SM CLR 25/M02 A2976 RMK AO2  
T02451017  
 
METAR KBDU 210013Z AUTO 28006KT 10SM CLR 23/M03 A2976 RMK AO2  
METAR KBDU 202354Z AUTO 00000KT 10SM CLR 23/M03 A2975 RMK AO2  
METAR KBDU 202330Z AUTO 01004KT 10SM SCT120 23/M03 A2974 RMK AO2  
 
METAR KEIK 210017Z AUTO 12016G24KT 10SM SCT120 24/M08 A2979 RMK AO2  
T02381084  
METAR KEIK 202354Z AUTO 23008KT 10SM SCT110 23/M08 A2980 RMK AO2  
T02341084  
METAR KEIK 202336Z AUTO 25010G18KT 10SM SCT110 23/M09 A2980 RMK AO2  
T02331090  
 
KBJC 202319Z 2023/2118 28022G38KT P6SM BKN110  
FM210600 30012KT P6SM SCT110 BKN200  
SPECI KBJC 210018Z 32010KT 50SM SCT070 BKN120 BKN150 23/M06 A2977 RMK  
WSHFT 14 VIRGA ALQDS  
METAR KBJC 202347Z 11016G21KT 50SM SCT070 BKN120 BKN150 23/M07 A2977  
RMK VIRGA ALQDS  
SPECI KBJC 202327Z 09012G18KT 50SM SCT070 BKN120 BKN150 23/M07 A2978 RMK  
WSHFT 26 VIRGA ALQDS  
 
KDEN 202346Z 2100/2206 16018G32KT P6SM BKN110  
TEMPO 2101/2102 26021G35KT  
FM210500 31011KT P6SM SCT110 BKN200  
FM211800 03011KT P6SM SCT070 BKN120  
FM212000 03014G24KT P6SM BKN070 OVC120  
TEMPO 2120/2124 -SHRA BKN050  
FM220000 35022G32KT P6SM -SHRA SCT015 BKN035 PROB30 2200/2203  
-TSRA BKN020CB  
METAR KDEN 202353Z 16017G27KT 10SM SCT110 BKN140 BKN200 23/M07 A2976 RMK  
AO2 PK WND 14032/2339 SLP015 VIRGA ALQDS T02281067 10267  
20228 55011  
METAR KDEN 202253Z 12011KT 10SM FEW120 BKN150 BKN200 24/M08 A2975 RMK  
AO2 SLP006 VIRGA ALQDS T02441078  
METAR KDEN 202153Z 14014G18KT 10SM FEW120 SCT150 BKN200 27/M08 A2976 RMK  
AO2 SLP003 T02671078  
 
METAR KFTG 202357Z 20007KT 10SM BKN100 BKN180 24/M06 A2978  
METAR KFTG 202258Z 15012KT 10SM BKN120 BKN200 25/M06 A2977  
METAR KFTG 202151Z 08005KT 10SM SCT120 BKN220 27/M08 A2978  
 
KBKF 210102Z 2101/2207 15025G35KT 9999 VCSH FEW080 BKN100  
QNH2994INS  
BECMG 2102/2103 28009KT 8000 -SHRA BKN080 QNH2931INS  
BECMG 2110/2111 29009KT 9999 NSW FEW100 QNH2988INS  
BECMG 2121/2122 26009KT 9999 VCSH BKN080 QNH2993INS  
BECMG 2205/2206 34012G18KT 8000 -SHRA BR BKN005 OVC020  
QNH3000INS TX26/2121Z TN05/2112Z  
METAR KBKF 202358Z 18018G31KT 10SM SCT070 BKN120 BKN210 22/M04 A2979 RMK  
AO2A PK WND 21037/35 SLP028 VIRGA ALQDS T02161045 10260 20216  
55004  
METAR KBKF 202258Z 19012G23KT 10SM FEW070 SCT110 BKN160 BKN210 24/M08  
A2977 RMK PK WND 19027/2235 SLP017 VIRGA ALQDS T02351076  
10260 20224 56023  
 
KAPA 202359Z 2100/2124 12012G25KT P6SM BKN110  
FM210500 25007KT P6SM SCT110 BKN200  
FM211800 02012KT P6SM SCT070 BKN120  
FM212000 01018G26KT P6SM BKN070  
TEMPO 2120/2122 -SHRA BKN050  
FM212200 11010KT P6SM VCSH BKN015  
METAR KAPA 202353Z 13013G26KT 10SM BKN110 22/M04 A2978 RMK AO2 PK WND  
17039/2301 WSHFT 2306 SLP032 VIRGA ALQDS T02171044 10256  
20217 55010  
SPECI KAPA 202325Z 07007G26KT 030V110 10SM BKN100 BKN120 22/M06 A2979  
RMK AO2 PK WND 17039/2301 WSHFT 2306 VIRGA ALQDS  
T02221061  
SPECI KAPA 202317Z COR 03016G33KT 10SM BKN100 BKN120 22/M06 A2982 RMK  
AO2 PK WND 17039/2301 WSHFT 2303 VIRGA ALQDS PRESRR  
T02221056  
 
METAR KMNH 210013Z AUTO 29006KT 10SM SCT110 17/M04 A2988 RMK AO2  
METAR KMNH 202354Z AUTO 28007KT 10SM CLR 17/M04 A2988 RMK AO2  
METAR KMNH 202330Z AUTO 17008KT 10SM CLR 19/M08 A2987 RMK AO2  
 
METAR KSTK 210015Z AUTO 00000KT 10SM CLR 27/M02 A2967 RMK AO2  
METAR KSTK 202350Z AUTO 00000KT 10SM CLR 28/M03 A2967 RMK AO2  
METAR KSTK 202330Z AUTO 00000KT 10SM CLR 28/M03 A2967 RMK AO2  
 
METAR KAKO 202353Z AUTO 02005KT 10SM CLR 28/M06 A2972 RMK AO2 SLP009  
T02781061 10283 20256 56019  
METAR KAKO 202253Z AUTO 28003KT 10SM CLR 28/M05 A2972 RMK AO2 SLP010  
T02781050  
METAR KAKO 202153Z AUTO 10SM CLR 28/M05 A2974 RMK AO2 SLP017  
T02781050  
 
METAR KLIC 202355Z AUTO 14007KT 10SM CLR 23/M07 A2975 RMK AO2 SLP029  
T02331072 10261 20228 56022  
METAR KLIC 202255Z AUTO 08007KT 10SM CLR 26/M12 A2976 RMK AO2 SLP028  
T02561122  
METAR KLIC 202155Z AUTO 02006KT 10SM CLR 26/M10 A2979 RMK AO2 SLP035  
T02611100  
 
METAR KHEQ 210015Z AUTO 13007KT 10SM CLR 29/M01 A2967 RMK AO2  
METAR KHEQ 202350Z AUTO 00000KT 10SM CLR 30/M06 A2967 RMK AO2  
METAR KHEQ 202330Z AUTO 00000KT 10SM CLR 31/M07 A2968 RMK AO2  
 
METAR K2V5 210015Z AUTO 15009KT 10SM CLR 29/M05 A2966 RMK AO2  
METAR K2V5 202355Z AUTO 00000KT 10SM CLR 30/M04 A2966 RMK AO2  
METAR K2V5 202335Z AUTO 19006KT 10SM CLR 30/M03 A2967 RMK AO2  
 
METAR KITR 202353Z AUTO 18008KT 10SM CLR 29/M07 A2969 RMK AO2 SLP012  
T02891072 10306 20278 56021  
METAR KITR 202253Z AUTO 20013G17KT 10SM CLR 31/M07 A2971 RMK AO2 SLP012  
T03061067  
METAR KITR 202153Z AUTO 23016G20KT 10SM CLR 31/M07 A2973 RMK AO2 SLP019  
T03061067  
 
SUNRISE/SUNSET FOR 04/20/2019  
FORT COLLINS - 06:14:10 MDT / 19:44:13 MDT  
DENVER - 06:14:59 MDT / 19:42:33 MDT  
STERLING - 06:06:36 MDT / 19:36:56 MDT  
 
DENVER/BOULDER (KFTG) 04/21/19 00:14 UTC  
RADAR VAD WINDS HEIGHT DIR/SPD(KT)  
26000 FT MSL...212/026  
25000 FT MSL...205/020  
24000 FT MSL...208/021  
22000 FT MSL...211/021  
20000 FT MSL...210/019  
19000 FT MSL...204/018  
18000 FT MSL...199/017  
17000 FT MSL...196/018  
16800 FT MSL...195/018  
16000 FT MSL...199/018  
15000 FT MSL...185/017  
14600 FT MSL...173/023  
14000 FT MSL...194/016  
13000 FT MSL...224/014  
12700 FT MSL...178/020  
12000 FT MSL...198/013  
11200 FT MSL...144/007  
11000 FT MSL...174/011  
10000 FT MSL...178/016  
10000 FT MSL...160/007  
9000 FT MSL...178/010  
8900 FT MSL...184/012  
8100 FT MSL...188/003  
8000 FT MSL...181/004  
7300 FT MSL...200/013  
6600 FT MSL...209/007  
6000 FT MSL...224/014  
 
DENVER/BOULDER AVIATION DISCUSSION  
ISSUED AT 2119 UTC SATURDAY, APRIL 20, 2019  
   
AVIATION
 
(FOR THE 18Z TAFS THROUGH 18Z SUNDAY AFTERNOON)  
ISSUED AT 319 PM MDT SAT APR 20 2019  
VFR THROUGH SUNDAY. SHOWERS OVER THE MOUNTAINS ARE EXPECTED TO  
PRODUCE WEST WINDS IN THE DENVER AREA BEGINNING 23Z-01Z AND  
CONTINUING UNTIL 04Z-06Z. GUSTS TO 25 KNOTS ARE EXPECTED, BUT SOME  
WEAK SHOWERS COULD PRODUCE BRIEF VARIABLE GUSTS TO 40 KNOTS.  
A COLD FRONT WILL PASS BETWEEN 18Z-21Z SUNDAY WITH SCATTERED  
SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS DEVELOPING. INSTRUMENT APPROACHES TO  
KDEN MAY BE NEEDED AFTER THAT TIME.  
 
* * * * * SOUTHEAST COLORADO * * * * *  
 
METAR K4BM 210015Z AUTO 21007G20KT 160V230 10SM SCT070 BKN100 06/M10  
A3016 RMK AO2  
METAR K4BM 202354Z AUTO 21008G20KT 170V240 10SM SCT060 SCT080 SCT090  
07/M10 A3016 RMK AO2 LTG DSNT N AND NW  
METAR K4BM 202336Z AUTO 21008KT 10SM SCT060 BKN070 BKN100 07/M10 A3015  
RMK AO2 LTG DSNT N AND NW  
 
METAR KAFF 202358Z AUTO 19021G27KT 10SM SCT130 21/M09 A2982 RMK AO2 PK  
WND 18028/44 SLP043 T02061088 10244 20206 55012  
SPECI KAFF 202344Z AUTO 18021G28KT 10SM BKN130 22/M10 A2982 RMK AO2  
WSHFT 31 SLP038  
METAR KAFF 202258Z 26013KT 10SM FEW140 SCT180 24/M14 A2980 RMK AO2A  
SLP031 T02391140  
 
KCOS 202332Z 2100/2124 23018G28KT P6SM SCT090 BKN140  
FM210200 32012KT P6SM SCT140 BKN250  
FM210600 33008KT P6SM SCT250  
FM211600 20008KT P6SM FEW120 SCT200  
FM212100 33015KT P6SM VCTS SCT080CB BKN120  
METAR KCOS 202354Z 24013KT 10SM FEW090 BKN130 BKN250 22/M08 A2982 RMK  
AO2 PK WND 23035/2331 SLP042 VIRGA ALQDS T02221078 10256  
20222 55014  
SPECI KCOS 202338Z 23016G35KT 10SM FEW100 BKN140 BKN250 22/M09 A2982 RMK  
AO2 PK WND 23035/2331 VIRGA ALQDS T02221089  
METAR KCOS 202254Z 18015G23KT 10SM FEW100 BKN140 BKN250 24/M09 A2981 RMK  
AO2 SLP034 VIRGA SW-NW T02391089  
 
METAR KABH 202356Z AUTO 24011G32KT A2981 RMK AO2 PK WND 29032/2350 SLPNO  
56017 $  
METAR KABH 202256Z AUTO 21010KT A2981 RMK AO2 SLPNO $  
METAR KABH 202156Z AUTO 27013G17KT A2983 RMK AO2 SLPNO $  
 
METAR KFLY 210015Z AUTO 21013G21KT 10SM SCT120 20/M10 A2988 RMK AO2  
T01961105  
METAR KFLY 202355Z AUTO 10SM CLR 20/M11 A2987 RMK AO2 T02041107 10249  
20204  
METAR KFLY 202335Z AUTO 20021G25KT 10SM CLR 21/M11 A2987 RMK AO2  
T02101113  
 
KFCS 202206Z 2022/2203 20012G25KT 9999 VCSH BKN100 BKN200  
QNH2977INS  
TEMPO 2022/2101 VRB20G30KT VCTS BKN060CB  
BECMG 2101/2102 20012KT 9999 NSW SCT100 QNH2974INS  
BECMG 2107/2108 30009KT 9999 FEW050 SCT080 BKN100  
QNH2980INS  
BECMG 2110/2111 27009KT 9999 SKC QNH2978INS  
BECMG 2120/2121 22015G25KT 9999 VCSH SCT100 QNH2981INS  
TX26/2022Z TN04/2112Z  
METAR KFCS 202358Z AUTO 24012KT 10SM CLR 23/M08 A2981 RMK AO2 PK WND  
23035/20 SLP060 T02261083 10261 20226 55011 $  
SPECI KFCS 202350Z AUTO 25014G21KT 10SM FEW140 23/M08 A2980 RMK AO2  
WSHFT 40 SLP061 $  
SPECI KFCS 202333Z AUTO 18017G26KT 10SM SCT140 23/M09 A2980 RMK AO2  
WSHFT 20 SLP061 $  
 
KPUB 202332Z 2100/2124 24015G25KT P6SM SCT100 BKN150  
FM210200 30012KT P6SM SCT150 BKN250  
FM210600 28007KT P6SM SCT250  
FM211700 26009KT P6SM FEW150 SCT250  
FM212200 30015KT P6SM SCT100 BKN150  
METAR KPUB 202353Z 25020G27KT 10SM FEW120 27/M06 A2971 RMK AO2 PK WND  
27028/2255 SLP018 T02671056 10300 20267 56021  
METAR KPUB 202253Z 24019G26KT 10SM FEW120 28/M06 A2972 RMK AO2 PK WND  
21027/2238 SLP014 T02781061  
METAR KPUB 202153Z VRB05KT 10SM CLR 28/M07 A2973 RMK AO2 SLP019  
T02831072  
 
METAR KTAD 202354Z AUTO 18012KT 10SM CLR 24/M07 A2979 RMK AO2 PK WND  
19027/2255 SLP024 T02441067 10283 20244 56020  
METAR KTAD 202254Z AUTO 21018G26KT 10SM CLR 26/M07 A2980 RMK AO2 PK WND  
25035/2232 SLP023 T02611072  
METAR KTAD 202154Z AUTO 17008KT 10SM CLR 27/M07 A2981 RMK AO2 SLP022  
T02671072  
 
METAR KLHX 202353Z AUTO 00000KT 10SM CLR 29/M09 A2969 RMK AO2 SLP004  
T02891089 10317 20250 56021 TSNO  
METAR KLHX 202253Z AUTO 00000KT 10SM CLR 30/M10 A2969 RMK AO2 SLP006  
T03001100 TSNO  
METAR KLHX 202153Z AUTO 24013G20KT 10SM CLR 31/M11 A2972 RMK AO2 SLP013  
T03061106 TSNO  
 
METAR KLAA 202353Z AUTO 22007KT 10SM CLR 31/M06 A2965 RMK AO2 SLP002  
60000 T03061061 10317 20256 56026  
METAR KLAA 202253Z AUTO 27004KT 10SM CLR 31/M06 A2967 RMK AO2 RAB13E22  
SLP007 P0000 T03061061  
METAR KLAA 202153Z AUTO VRB05KT 10SM CLR 31/M08 A2970 RMK AO2 RAB2055E21  
SLP017 P0000 T03111078  
 
METAR KSPD 202356Z AUTO 22012G18KT 26/M04 A2971 RMK AO1 SLP014 T02611044  
10294 20256 56023  
METAR KSPD 202256Z AUTO 18005G15KT 28/M07 A2971 RMK AO1 SLP013  
T02831072  
METAR KSPD 202156Z AUTO 24013G18KT 29/M06 A2974 RMK AO1 SLP021  
T02941061  
 
SUNRISE/SUNSET FOR 04/20/2019  
BURLINGTON - 06:04:51 MDT / 19:31:10 MDT  
PUEBLO - 06:15:44 MDT / 19:39:03 MDT  
LAMAR - 06:07:59 MDT / 19:30:47 MDT  
 
PUEBLO (KPUX) 04/21/19 00:18 UTC  
RADAR VAD WINDS HEIGHT DIR/SPD(KT)  
27000 FT MSL...216/028  
25000 FT MSL...218/024  
24000 FT MSL...217/026  
23000 FT MSL...215/026  
22000 FT MSL...210/024  
21000 FT MSL...207/021  
20000 FT MSL...210/020  
19000 FT MSL...214/020  
18000 FT MSL...212/021  
17000 FT MSL...214/020  
16600 FT MSL...217/020  
16000 FT MSL...221/022  
15000 FT MSL...211/017  
14300 FT MSL...221/020  
14000 FT MSL...218/024  
13000 FT MSL...225/017  
12400 FT MSL...195/015  
12000 FT MSL...230/016  
11000 FT MSL...228/020  
10900 FT MSL...192/014  
10000 FT MSL...238/020  
9700 FT MSL...206/016  
9000 FT MSL...244/022  
8700 FT MSL...198/016  
8000 FT MSL...246/022  
7800 FT MSL...192/012  
7100 FT MSL...187/016  
7000 FT MSL...234/023  
6400 FT MSL...185/016  
6000 FT MSL...248/021  
5900 FT MSL...253/021  
5700 FT MSL...247/019  
 
PUEBLO AVIATION DISCUSSION  
ISSUED AT 0019 UTC SUNDAY, APRIL 21, 2019  
   
AVIATION
 
(FOR THE 00Z TAFS THROUGH 00Z SUNDAY EVENING)  
ISSUED AT 250 PM MDT SAT APR 20 2019  
VFR CONDITIONS THROUGH MUCH OF THE NEXT 24 HOURS AT ALL THREE  
TERMINALS. A FEW SHOWERS MAY BE POSSIBLE THROUGH THIS EVENING  
ACROSS THE MOUNTAIN AREAS BUT DO NOT LOOK TO HIT ANY OF THE  
TERMINALS AT THIS TIME. SOUTHWESTERLY WINDS GUSTING 25 TO 30 KTS  
WILL BE POSSIBLE INTO THIS EVENING, ESPECIALLY AT KALS AND KCOS.  
EXPECT MORE WIDESPREAD SHOWER AND THUNDERSTORM ACTIVITY ACROSS THE  
REGION ON SUNDAY AFTERNOON. KCOS AND KALS WILL LIKELY SEE THE  
HIGHEST PROBABILITY OF SEEING A THUNDERSTORM. MOZLEY  
 
* * * * * NORTHWEST COLORADO * * * * *  
 
METAR KCAG 202353Z AUTO 19017G24KT 10SM CLR 17/M02 A2987 RMK AO2 PK WND  
21036/2258 SLP084 T01671022 10239 20167 51005  
METAR KCAG 202253Z AUTO 20026G34KT 10SM CLR 18/M03 A2986 RMK AO2 PK WND  
20040/2241 SLP080 T01781033  
METAR KCAG 202153Z AUTO 24020G34KT 10SM CLR 20/M05 A2986 RMK AO2 PK WND  
21038/2119 SLP074 T02001050  
 
METAR KHDN 202356Z AUTO 23015G18KT 10SM CLR 16/M03 A2992 RMK AO2 PK WND  
24033/2259 SLP088 T01561033 10228 20156 53013  
METAR KHDN 202256Z AUTO 23021G31KT 10SM CLR 17/M03 A2989 RMK AO2 PK WND  
24032/2246 SLP077 T01671033  
METAR KHDN 202156Z AUTO 22021G28KT 10SM SCT100 18/M04 A2988 RMK AO2 PK  
WND 24036/2121 SLP069 T01831044  
 
METAR KSBS 210015Z AUTO 20005KT 10SM BKN085 OVC110 14/M02 A2993 RMK AO1  
T01381023  
METAR KSBS 202355Z AUTO 24012G20KT 10SM OVC095 14/M02 A2993 RMK AO1  
T01411023 10210 20141  
METAR KSBS 202335Z AUTO 23013G18KT 10SM OVC095 15/M03 A2992 RMK AO1  
T01471029  
 
METAR KC07 210006Z AUTO 24008G17KT 210V290 10SM SCT032 BKN041 OVC055  
05/M04 A3010 RMK AO2  
METAR KC07 202342Z AUTO 22008G16KT 180V250 10SM SCT040 BKN047 OVC055  
05/M05 A3011 RMK AO2  
METAR KC07 202348Z AUTO 21009G17KT 170V240 10SM SCT037 BKN044 OVC055  
05/M04 A3011 RMK AO2  
 
METAR K33V 210015Z AUTO 24017G22KT 10SM CLR 12/M05 A2998 RMK AO1  
METAR K33V 202355Z AUTO 25016G20KT 10SM CLR 12/M07 A2998 RMK AO1  
METAR K33V 202335Z AUTO 26009G18KT 10SM SCT055 SCT065 SCT080 13/M06  
A2998 RMK AO1  
 
METAR KEEO 202353Z AUTO 19008KT 10SM SCT120 17/M04 A2989 RMK AO2 SLP080  
T01721039 10233 20156 58002 $  
METAR KEEO 202253Z AUTO 19008KT 10SM BKN110 16/M03 A2990 RMK AO2 PK WND  
22026/2155 SLP077 T01611028 $  
METAR KEEO 202153Z AUTO 22015G26KT 10SM BKN100 BKN120 17/M04 A2992 RMK  
AO2 PK WND 22036/2118 SLP084 T01671039 $  
 
METAR K20V 210012Z AUTO 25018G26KT 10SM CLR 13/M02 A2996 RMK AO2  
METAR K20V 202354Z AUTO 23020G32KT 10SM CLR 13/M02 A2995 RMK AO2  
METAR K20V 202330Z AUTO 24020G28KT 10SM CLR 15/M02 A2995 RMK AO2  
 
METAR KGNB 210010Z AUTO 23012G19KT 10SM SCT090 13/M03 A3001 RMK AO2  
T01251034  
METAR KGNB 202350Z AUTO 26018G25KT 10SM SCT075 SCT090 SCT120 13/M04  
A3000 RMK AO2 T01311038 10198 20131  
METAR KGNB 202330Z AUTO 26017G22KT 10SM SCT049 SCT065 BKN075 14/M05  
A2999 RMK AO2 T01421046  
 
METAR K0CO 210024Z AUTO 27014G19KT SCT055 OVC065 01/M04 A3019 RMK AO2  
PWINO  
METAR K0CO 202354Z AUTO 22005KT SCT032 BKN065 OVC070 02/M03 A3019 RMK  
AO2 PWINO  
METAR K0CO 202342Z AUTO 28012G18KT SCT045 BKN065 OVC075 02/M02 A3019 RMK  
AO2 PWINO  
 
KGJT 202334Z 2100/2124 36010G20KT P6SM VCSH FEW080 OVC110  
FM210300 10006KT P6SM FEW090 SCT150  
FM210700 10006KT P6SM SCT090 BKN150  
FM211300 13008KT P6SM VCSH SCT080 BKN100  
FM211800 15008KT P6SM SCT070 BKN090  
METAR KGJT 202353Z 24011G16KT 10SM SCT100 BKN120 19/00 A2983 RMK AO2  
SLP058 T01890000 10233 20189 55004  
METAR KGJT 202253Z 36010G18KT 10SM FEW075 OVC110 21/M02 A2981 RMK AO2  
SLP048 T02111022  
METAR KGJT 202153Z 02005KT 10SM FEW120 22/M03 A2982 RMK AO2 SLP045  
T02171028  
 
KRIL 202334Z 2100/2124 15010G20KT P6SM VCSH SCT070 BKN140  
FM210900 VRB03KT P6SM FEW090 SCT250  
FM211200 VRB03KT P6SM SCT090 BKN100  
FM211500 VRB04KT P6SM VCSH SCT070 BKN100  
FM211800 22005KT P6SM SCT050 BKN070  
METAR KRIL 202353Z AUTO 18020G26KT 10SM BKN110 18/M01 A2987 RMK AO2 PK  
WND 17026/2351 SLP082 T01781006 10233 20178 58005 $  
METAR KRIL 202253Z AUTO 15013G18KT 10SM CLR 20/M02 A2986 RMK AO2 PK WND  
20031/2158 WSHFT 2146 SLP072 T02001017 $  
SPECI KRIL 202206Z AUTO 17012G31KT 10SM CLR 18/M01 A2991 RMK AO2 PK WND  
20031/2158 WSHFT 2146 T01831011 $  
 
METAR K5SM 210011Z AUTO 21011G18KT 10SM SCT060 SCT080 SCT120 02/M03  
A3016 RMK AO2  
METAR K5SM 202354Z AUTO 21013G24KT 160V250 10SM SCT070 BKN120 03/M03  
A3016 RMK AO2  
METAR K5SM 202330Z AUTO 21007KT 10SM SCT090 BKN110 04/M03 A3017 RMK  
AO2  
 
KEGE 202334Z 2100/2124 23018G28KT P6SM VCSH SCT060 BKN080  
FM210130 16008KT P6SM SCT070 BKN100  
FM210600 VRB03KT P6SM FEW070 SCT120  
FM211100 VRB04KT P6SM SCT080 BKN100  
FM211800 24005KT P6SM SCT050 BKN070  
METAR KEGE 202356Z 21008KT 10SM BKN100 14/M01 A2997 RMK AO2 SLP139  
T01391006 10233 20139 50015  
METAR KEGE 202256Z 23022KT 10SM SCT065 BKN080 15/M01 A2999 RMK AO2 PK  
WND 25033/2239 SLP139 T01501011  
METAR KEGE 202156Z 28014G35KT 10SM BKN080 OVC100 17/M04 A2996 RMK AO2 PK  
WND 25035/2149 SLP124 T01671039  
 
KASE 202334Z 2100/2124 35010G20KT P6SM VCSH OVC100  
FM210200 19005KT P6SM SCT050 BKN100  
FM210600 VRB04KT P6SM FEW060 SCT150  
FM211100 19005KT P6SM VCSH SCT060 BKN100  
FM211800 31005KT P6SM OVC050  
SPECI KASE 210012Z 18018G22KT 10SM OVC100 12/M03 A3000 RMK AO2  
T01171028  
METAR KASE 202353Z 26003KT 10SM OVC090 12/M03 A3000 RMK AO2 SLP087  
T01221028 10211 20122 51009  
METAR KASE 202253Z 35008G22KT 10SM OVC100 13/M03 A2999 RMK AO2 SLP081  
T01331028  
 
METAR KCCU 210014Z AUTO 10SM SCT033 BKN041 OVC075 03/M02 A3020 RMK  
AO2  
METAR KCCU 202353Z AUTO 29014KT 10SM SCT032 BKN038 OVC045 03/M03 A3019  
RMK AO2  
METAR KCCU 202335Z AUTO 10SM SCT033 BKN060 OVC070 03/M03 A3018 RMK  
AO2  
 
METAR KLXV 202353Z AUTO 32005G20KT 10SM BKN090 OVC110 06/M04 A3008  
RMK AO2 SLP098 T00611039 10117 20056 53003  
METAR KLXV 202253Z AUTO 24007G15KT 10SM OVC110 09/M08 A3005 RMK AO2  
SLP081 T00891078  
METAR KLXV 202153Z AUTO 21013G21KT 10SM CLR 10/M09 A3005 RMK AO2 PK WND  
19030/2129 SLP072 T01001089  
 
SUNRISE/SUNSET FOR 04/20/2019  
RANGELY - 06:29:43 MDT / 19:58:21 MDT  
GRAND JUNCTION - 06:30:17 MDT / 19:55:58 MDT  
STEAMBOAT SPRINGS - 06:21:18 MDT / 19:51:06 MDT  
 
GRAND JUNCTION (KGJX) 04/21/19 00:14 UTC  
RADAR VAD WINDS HEIGHT DIR/SPD(KT)  
30700 FT MSL...189/022  
30000 FT MSL...195/023  
28000 FT MSL...207/021  
27400 FT MSL...210/021  
26000 FT MSL...216/021  
25000 FT MSL...224/022  
24000 FT MSL...227/020  
24000 FT MSL...227/020  
22000 FT MSL...232/025  
21300 FT MSL...229/025  
20000 FT MSL...232/024  
19000 FT MSL...227/026  
19000 FT MSL...225/027  
18000 FT MSL...221/029  
17200 FT MSL...224/027  
17000 FT MSL...223/028  
16000 FT MSL...220/027  
15600 FT MSL...222/025  
15000 FT MSL...225/023  
14400 FT MSL...222/020  
14000 FT MSL...220/021  
13400 FT MSL...225/016  
13000 FT MSL...224/022  
12600 FT MSL...223/013  
12000 FT MSL...247/021  
11800 FT MSL...224/013  
11100 FT MSL...241/010  
11000 FT MSL...214/020  
10700 FT MSL...231/010  
 
GRAND JUNCTION AVIATION DISCUSSION  
ISSUED AT 2352 UTC SATURDAY, APRIL 20, 2019  
   
AVIATION
 
(FOR THE 00Z TAFS THROUGH 00Z SUNDAY EVENING)  
ISSUED AT 550 PM MDT SAT APR 20 2019  
VFR CONDITIONS WILL PREVAIL THE NEXT 24 HOURS. LAYERED MIDDLE  
CLOUD WILL CONTINUE WITH LOCAL ILS CEILINGS. A FEW SHOWERS  
ASSOCIATED WITH A PASSING WEAK TROUGH WILL BRIEFLY OBSCURE  
MOUNTAIN TOPS THIS EVENING WITH ISOLATED WIND GUSTS UP TO 45 KTS  
EXPECTED UNTIL 03Z. SIMILAR CONDITIONS ARE EXPECTED SUNDAY  
AFTERNOON.  
 
* * * * * SOUTHWEST COLORADO * * * * *  
 
METAR KAJZ 210015Z AUTO 04006KT 10SM BKN120 20/M01 A2987 RMK AO2  
T01961015  
METAR KAJZ 202355Z AUTO 00000KT 10SM CLR 21/M02 A2987 RMK AO2 T02061025  
10256 20205  
METAR KAJZ 202335Z AUTO 20003KT 10SM CLR 21/M03 A2987 RMK AO2  
T02061026  
 
KMTJ 202334Z 2100/2124 20010G20KT P6SM FEW110  
FM210200 16006KT P6SM SCT080 BKN200  
FM210400 14005KT P6SM FEW080 SCT250  
FM210700 13006KT P6SM SCT090 BKN150  
FM212100 23008KT P6SM SCT100  
METAR KMTJ 202353Z AUTO 18024G33KT 10SM CLR 18/M01 A2993 RMK AO2 PK WND  
19033/2353 SLP083 T01781011 10228 20178 53004  
METAR KMTJ 202253Z AUTO 20011G21KT 10SM FEW110 18/M02 A2992 RMK AO2 PK  
WND 23037/2204 SLP081 T01781022  
METAR KMTJ 202153Z AUTO 22010KT 10SM SCT110 21/M06 A2989 RMK AO2 SLP062  
T02111061  
 
METAR KGUC 202356Z AUTO 22009G26KT 10SM SCT055 OVC080 11/M01 A3005 RMK  
AO2 PK WND 24030/2343 WSHFT 2320 PRESRR SLP160 T01111006  
10178 20111 53014  
METAR KGUC 202256Z AUTO 01009KT 10SM CLR 15/M04 A2997 RMK AO2 SLP123  
T01501039  
METAR KGUC 202156Z AUTO 15010G28KT 10SM BKN090 14/M04 A3000 RMK AO2 PK  
WND 26030/2131 WSHFT 2139 SLP130 T01391039  
 
METAR K7BM 210006Z AUTO 29003KT 10SM CLR 11/M07 A3006 RMK AO2  
METAR K7BM 202347Z AUTO 24006G14KT 10SM CLR 13/M08 A3007 RMK AO2  
METAR K7BM 202329Z AUTO 25011G17KT 210V290 10SM SCT100 12/M09 A3006 RMK  
AO2  
 
METAR KAEJ 210015Z AUTO 23007KT 10SM BKN110 16/M08 A2996 RMK AO2  
T01551081  
METAR KAEJ 202355Z AUTO 22006KT 10SM OVC110 16/M08 A2997 RMK AO2  
T01551081 10205 20153  
METAR KAEJ 202335Z AUTO 19005KT 10SM OVC110 15/M09 A2997 RMK AO2  
T01531087  
 
METAR KANK 210015Z AUTO 26012G20KT 10SM BKN100 17/M07 A3001 RMK AO1  
T01701071  
METAR KANK 202355Z AUTO 26010G19KT 10SM BKN100 BKN120 17/M06 A3002  
RMK AO1 T01701064 10218 20170  
METAR KANK 202335Z AUTO 28017G29KT 10SM SCT090 BKN110 18/M07 A3001 RMK  
AO1 T01811075  
 
METAR KMYP 210013Z AUTO 26026G36KT 10SM OVC050 03/M07 A3028 RMK AO2  
METAR KMYP 202353Z AUTO 27019KT 10SM SCT045 OVC060 03/M07 A3028 RMK  
AO2  
METAR KMYP 202335Z AUTO 28017G24KT 10SM SCT039 BKN047 OVC060 03/M07  
A3028 RMK AO2  
 
METAR KAIB 210015Z AUTO 15013G18KT 10SM SCT110 18/M03 A2990 RMK AO2  
METAR KAIB 202355Z AUTO 16013G16KT 10SM BKN110 18/M03 A2991 RMK AO2  
METAR KAIB 202335Z AUTO 17013G17KT 10SM BKN120 19/M03 A2991 RMK AO2  
 
KTEX 202334Z 2100/2124 22015G25KT P6SM -SHRASN SCT024 BKN045  
OVC070  
FM210200 17006KT P6SM FEW060 SCT090  
FM211000 17006KT P6SM BKN060  
FM211800 22008KT P6SM FEW050 SCT100  
FM212100 22010G20KT P6SM FEW050 SCT070  
METAR KTEX 210015Z AUTO 10005KT 10SM CLR 05/01 A3011 RMK AO2  
METAR KTEX 202355Z AUTO 05005KT 10SM SCT009 SCT016 BKN036 05/01 A3012  
RMK AO2 P0001  
METAR KTEX 202335Z AUTO 11004G15KT 3SM RA SCT009 BKN017 OVC040 03/01  
A3014 RMK AO2 P0001  
 
METAR K04V 210017Z AUTO 00000KT 10SM SCT110 14/M04 A2999 RMK AO2  
METAR K04V 202354Z AUTO 00000KT 10SM SCT110 16/M06 A2997 RMK AO2  
METAR K04V 202336Z AUTO 00000KT 10SM SCT120 17/M06 A2997 RMK AO2  
 
METAR KCEZ 202353Z AUTO 21018KT 10SM BKN110 18/M02 A2992 RMK AO2 PK WND  
22031/2313 SLP090 T01781022 10228 20178 55002 $  
METAR KCEZ 202253Z AUTO 22010G20KT 10SM FEW120 19/M04 A2992 RMK AO2  
PK WND 24034/2219 SLP085 T01941044 $  
METAR KCEZ 202153Z AUTO 19008KT 100V310 10SM SCT120 19/M02 A2992 RMK AO2  
LTG DSNT NE SLP087 T01891017 $  
 
KDRO 202334Z 2100/2124 30012G22KT P6SM VCSH FEW110 BKN150  
FM210200 34006KT P6SM FEW090 SCT150  
FM211000 06005KT P6SM SCT080 BKN120  
FM211600 18006KT P6SM FEW080 SCT250  
FM212200 24010G20KT P6SM FEW100 SCT250  
METAR KDRO 202353Z AUTO 28013KT 10SM BKN100 17/M06 A2995 RMK AO2 SLP108  
60000 T01721061 10211 20161 58002  
METAR KDRO 202253Z AUTO 30012G22KT 10SM FEW110 17/M04 A2995 RMK AO2 PK  
WND 32031/2205 WSHFT 2208 LTG DSNT SE RAE01 SLP110 P0000  
T01721044  
SPECI KDRO 202228Z AUTO 25014G25KT 10SM FEW070 BKN100 17/M04 A2996 RMK  
AO2 PK WND 32031/2205 WSHFT 2208 RAE01 P0000 T01671044  
 
METAR KPSO 210015Z AUTO 06009KT 10SM SCT050 SCT065 BKN090 13/M01 A3002  
RMK AO2 T01331008  
METAR KPSO 202355Z AUTO 13006KT 10SM SCT050 BKN070 OVC090 12/M01 A3005  
RMK AO2 T01221015 10199 20122  
METAR KPSO 202335Z AUTO 16004G08KT 10SM SCT050 BKN070 OVC080 13/M01  
A3004 RMK AO2 T01301015  
 
METAR KCPW 210006Z AUTO 17014G20KT M1/4SM +SN OVC002 M02/M02 A3026 RMK  
AO2  
METAR KCPW 202348Z AUTO 17015G21KT 1SM -SN BKN002 BKN006 OVC010 M02/M02  
A3026 RMK AO2  
METAR KCPW 202324Z AUTO 20013G19KT 1 1/2SM -SN SCT012 BKN028 OVC040  
M01/M02 A3026 RMK AO2 VIS 3/4V5  
 
KALS 202349Z 2100/2124 24015G25KT P6SM VCSH SCT080 BKN140  
TEMPO 2100/2101 26030G45KT 3SM BLDU BKN060  
FM210200 20009KT P6SM SCT140 BKN250  
FM210600 17006KT P6SM SCT250  
FM211600 23012KT P6SM FEW100 SCT200  
FM212000 25015G25KT P6SM SCT090 BKN140  
SPECI KALS 210013Z AUTO 25025G45KT 3SM HZ BKN004 BKN080 11/M01 A3001 RMK  
AO2 PK WND 25053/2354 PRESRR T01111011  
SPECI KALS 210007Z AUTO 25033G51KT 1SM HZ BKN004 BKN080 OVC100 12/M01  
A3000 RMK AO2 PK WND 25053/2354 PRESRR T01171011  
SPECI KALS 202359Z AUTO 25041G55KT 1/4SM HZ BKN005 BKN110 12/M02 A2998  
RMK AO2 PK WND 25053/2354 T01171017  
 
SUNRISE/SUNSET FOR 04/20/2019  
VAIL - 06:20:42 MDT / 19:48:00 MDT  
DURANGO - 06:30:06 MDT / 19:50:42 MDT  
ALAMOSA - 06:21:51 MDT / 19:42:58 MDT  
 
GRAND JUNCTION (KGJX) 04/21/19 00:20 UTC  
RADAR VAD WINDS HEIGHT DIR/SPD(KT)  
30700 FT MSL...190/023  
30000 FT MSL...206/021  
28000 FT MSL...209/020  
27400 FT MSL...211/020  
26000 FT MSL...224/021  
25000 FT MSL...229/020  
24000 FT MSL...230/022  
24000 FT MSL...234/020  
22000 FT MSL...233/022  
21300 FT MSL...237/022  
20000 FT MSL...234/023  
19000 FT MSL...232/025  
19000 FT MSL...231/027  
18000 FT MSL...225/029  
17200 FT MSL...227/027  
17000 FT MSL...226/028  
16000 FT MSL...224/025  
15600 FT MSL...223/026  
15000 FT MSL...224/027  
14400 FT MSL...219/023  
14000 FT MSL...224/025  
13400 FT MSL...219/018  
13000 FT MSL...222/025  
12600 FT MSL...213/014  
12000 FT MSL...215/016  
11100 FT MSL...219/008  
11000 FT MSL...224/025  
10700 FT MSL...217/024  
10400 FT MSL...239/010  
 
GRAND JUNCTION AVIATION DISCUSSION  
ISSUED AT 2352 UTC SATURDAY, APRIL 20, 2019  
   
AVIATION
 
(FOR THE 00Z TAFS THROUGH 00Z SUNDAY EVENING)  
ISSUED AT 550 PM MDT SAT APR 20 2019  
VFR CONDITIONS WILL PREVAIL THE NEXT 24 HOURS. LAYERED MIDDLE  
CLOUD WILL CONTINUE WITH LOCAL ILS CEILINGS. A FEW SHOWERS  
ASSOCIATED WITH A PASSING WEAK TROUGH WILL BRIEFLY OBSCURE  
MOUNTAIN TOPS THIS EVENING WITH ISOLATED WIND GUSTS UP TO 45 KTS  
EXPECTED UNTIL 03Z. SIMILAR CONDITIONS ARE EXPECTED SUNDAY  
AFTERNOON.  
 
* * * * * ARIZONA * * * * *  
 
KPGA 202324Z 2100/2124 25011KT P6SM SCT120 BKN150  
FM210500 21010G20KT P6SM SCT120 BKN200  
FM210900 23008KT P6SM SKC  
FM212000 27010G17KT P6SM SCT120 BKN150  
METAR KPGA 202353Z AUTO 24008KT 10SM FEW120 24/M06 A2978 RMK AO2 SLP029  
60000 T02441056 10261 20200 56024 TSNO  
METAR KPGA 202253Z AUTO 22011G16KT 10SM CLR 24/M04 A2979 RMK AO2 SLP036  
T02441044 TSNO  
METAR KPGA 202153Z AUTO 19017G25KT 10SM CLR 25/M04 A2981 RMK AO2 SLP044  
T02501044 TSNO  
 
METAR KRQE 202353Z AUTO 24022G28KT 10SM BKN110 21/M08 A2994 RMK AO2  
PK WND 23040/2312 SLP063 T02111083 10228 20178 58014  
METAR KRQE 202253Z AUTO 22019G29KT 10SM BKN110 19/M07 A2996 RMK AO2 PK  
WND 21039/2237 WSHFT 2225 SLP075 T01941067  
SPECI KRQE 202245Z AUTO 23017G39KT 10SM SCT110 19/M06 A2996 RMK AO2 PK  
WND 21039/2237 WSHFT 2225 T01891061  
 
FLAGSTAFF (KFSX) 04/21/19 00:20 UTC  
RADAR VAD WINDS HEIGHT DIR/SPD(KT)  
14000 FT MSL...235/030  
13100 FT MSL...230/021  
13000 FT MSL...230/026  
12000 FT MSL...230/026  
11900 FT MSL...225/021  
11000 FT MSL...224/023  
10800 FT MSL...223/023  
10000 FT MSL...225/022  
10000 FT MSL...226/022  
9200 FT MSL...227/024  
9000 FT MSL...226/027  
8500 FT MSL...226/024  
8100 FT MSL...224/028  
8000 FT MSL...229/027  
7800 FT MSL...225/028  
 
FLAGSTAFF AVIATION DISCUSSION  
ISSUED AT 2111 UTC SATURDAY, APRIL 20, 2019  
   
AVIATION...FOR THE 00Z PACKAGE
 
EXPECT VFR CONDITIONS WITH MOSTLY  
CLEAR SKIES FOR THE NEXT 24 HRS. WINDS SW AT 15-25 KTS GUSTING 25-35  
KTS WILL DIMINISH IN MOST AREAS THROUGH THIS EVENING. OVERNIGHT  
EXPECT GUSTY WINDS TO CONTINUE ALONG AND NE OF HIGHER TERRAIN. SW  
WINDS WILL PICK UP AGAIN AFTER 15Z SUNDAY TO 10-15 KTS GUSTING 20-25  
KTS ACROSS MUCH OF NORTHERN ARIZONA. WINDS WILL BE STRONGER AT 15-25  
KTS GUSTING 25-35 KTS NORTHEAST OF HIGHER TERRAIN AND SOUTHEAST OF  
THE LINE KINW-KRQE TO THE NM BORDER. AVIATION DISCUSSION NOT UPDATED  
FOR TAF AMENDMENTS.  
 
* * * * * UTAH * * * * *  
 
KSLC 202328Z 2100/2206 16009KT P6SM SCT080 BKN120  
FM210700 16007KT P6SM SCT080 BKN100  
FM211400 34009KT P6SM -SHRA SCT050 OVC080  
FM211600 33011KT P6SM -SHRA BKN030 OVC050  
FM212200 33009KT P6SM VCSH SCT050 BKN070  
METAR KSLC 202354Z 15012KT 10SM SCT120 BKN150 BKN210 19/07 A2971 RMK  
AO2 WSHFT 2241 LTG DSNT W RAE24 TSE2258 SLP023 VIRGA CB DSNT  
S AND W P0001 60001 T01940067 10244 20183 50003 $  
SPECI KSLC 202258Z 11006G21KT 10SM -RA SCT060 BKN075 OVC095 19/03 A2972  
RMK AO2 WSHFT 2241 TSE58 CB DSNT E-SE AND SW T01940028 PNO  
$  
METAR KSLC 202254Z 12015G31KT 10SM -TSRA SCT070CB BKN090 BKN100 19/03  
A2973 RMK AO2 PK WND 18042/2236 WSHFT 2232 RAB2158 TSE40B42  
SLP028 OCNL LTGICCA E TS E MOV NE CB DSNT SE AND SW T01890033  
PNO $  
 
KVEL 202334Z 2100/2124 27010G20KT P6SM SCT110 BKN150  
FM210300 26005KT P6SM SCT090 BKN120  
FM211700 VRB04KT P6SM VCSH SCT060 BKN080  
FM211800 18005KT P6SM SCT070 BKN100  
FM212300 21007KT P6SM SCT080 BKN100  
METAR KVEL 202353Z AUTO 23010G18KT 10SM FEW110 22/M04 A2977 RMK AO2  
SLP035 T02171044 10233 20189 56011  
METAR KVEL 202253Z AUTO 27011G20KT 10SM SCT110 21/M03 A2977 RMK AO2  
WSHFT 2213 SLP039 T02111033  
SPECI KVEL 202233Z AUTO 28014G24KT 10SM SCT110 22/M03 A2977 RMK AO2  
WSHFT 2213 T02171033  
 
METAR KPUC 202353Z AUTO 21009KT 10SM CLR 18/M03 A2984 RMK AO2 SLP063  
T01781033 10211 20172 56010  
METAR KPUC 202253Z AUTO 19011G18KT 10SM BKN110 18/M03 A2984 RMK AO2  
SLP070 T01831033  
 
KCNY 202334Z 2100/2124 31010KT P6SM SCT120 BKN150  
FM210200 21006KT P6SM SCT100 BKN120  
FM210400 19005KT P6SM FEW100 SCT200  
FM210700 15005KT P6SM SCT100 BKN150  
FM211700 17008KT P6SM FEW100 SCT150  
METAR KCNY 202353Z AUTO 28009G24KT 10SM BKN110 22/M04 A2976 RMK AO2  
WSHFT 2240 SLP035 T02221044 10244 20211 56011  
SPECI KCNY 202300Z AUTO 31012KT 10SM SCT120 23/M04 A2976 RMK AO2 WSHFT  
2240 T02281039  
METAR KCNY 202253Z AUTO 30013G25KT 10SM SCT120 23/M04 A2977 RMK AO2 PK  
WND 16041/2211 WSHFT 2232 SLP037 T02331039  
 
SALT LAKE CITY (KMTX) 04/21/19 00:17 UTC  
RADAR VAD WINDS HEIGHT DIR/SPD(KT)  
50000 FT MSL...358/005  
40000 FT MSL...332/004  
39600 FT MSL...313/005  
35000 FT MSL...051/007  
33200 FT MSL...320/007  
30000 FT MSL...302/012  
28000 FT MSL...278/009  
28000 FT MSL...282/010  
26000 FT MSL...253/013  
25000 FT MSL...245/024  
24000 FT MSL...238/026  
23900 FT MSL...224/010  
22000 FT MSL...221/017  
20500 FT MSL...242/016  
20000 FT MSL...220/020  
19000 FT MSL...221/019  
18000 FT MSL...219/019  
17800 FT MSL...207/021  
17000 FT MSL...222/018  
16000 FT MSL...223/020  
15500 FT MSL...198/019  
15000 FT MSL...207/018  
14000 FT MSL...195/019  
13600 FT MSL...212/010  
13000 FT MSL...216/023  
12000 FT MSL...215/016  
11000 FT MSL...182/025  
10900 FT MSL...198/011  
10000 FT MSL...192/015  
9900 FT MSL...204/012  
9100 FT MSL...216/010  
9000 FT MSL...229/012  
8300 FT MSL...213/011  
8000 FT MSL...215/013  
7600 FT MSL...228/013  
7100 FT MSL...245/013  
7000 FT MSL...226/014  
6900 FT MSL...247/013  
 
SALT LAKE CITY AVIATION DISCUSSION  
ISSUED AT 2151 UTC SATURDAY, APRIL 20, 2019  
   
AVIATION
 
 
ISOLATED HIGH-BASED SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS MAY IMPACT THE SLC  
TERMINAL THROUGH ABOUT 05Z WITH A HIATUS LIKELY UNTIL AFTER 12Z  
SUNDAY. ERRATIC WIND GUST POTENTIAL OF 35 KTS IS NOT OUT OF THE  
QUESTION. WINDS WILL MAINLY BE OUT OF THE SOUTH BUT TEMPORARY  
SHIFTS TO THE NORTH ARE POSSIBLE IN THE WAKE OF THESE PASSING  
STORMS. MVFR CONDITIONS ARE NOT EXPECTED UNTIL AFTER 16Z.  
 
* * * * * WYOMING * * * * *  
 
KEVW 202328Z 2100/2124 23014KT P6SM BKN150  
FM210400 19007KT P6SM SCT100 BKN130  
FM211600 19012KT P6SM BKN080 BKN120  
FM212000 26012KT P6SM VCSH BKN060=  
METAR KEVW 202353Z AUTO 24013KT 10SM FEW120 15/M05 A2984 RMK AO2 SLP034  
T01501050 10189 20150 55006  
METAR KEVW 202253Z AUTO 23014KT 10SM CLR 16/M06 A2984 RMK AO2 SLP031  
T01561061  
METAR KEVW 202153Z AUTO 24016KT 10SM CLR 16/M06 A2984 RMK AO2 SLP034  
T01611056  
 
KRKS 202326Z 2100/2124 24010G20KT P6SM VCSH SCT070 BKN110  
FM210300 21009KT P6SM SCT080 BKN120  
FM210600 VRB05KT P6SM VCSH FEW060 BKN090  
FM211500 07010KT P6SM VCSH SCT035 BKN090  
FM212000 07013G25KT P6SM -RA BKN030  
METAR KRKS 202354Z AUTO 26027G33KT 10SM FEW075 OVC095 14/M03 A2984 RMK  
AO2 PK WND 26033/2353 SLP053 T01441028 10211 20144 55001  
METAR KRKS 202254Z AUTO 22010KT 10SM BKN110 18/M05 A2981 RMK AO2 SLP038  
T01781050  
METAR KRKS 202154Z AUTO 31008KT 10SM BKN110 17/M02 A2984 RMK AO2 PK WND  
26031/2108 SLP045 T01671017  
 
KRWL 202320Z 2100/2124 23012G22KT P6SM BKN250  
FM210200 23008KT P6SM BKN150  
FM211500 28006KT P6SM VCSH BKN050 OVC120  
FM211800 33012KT 6SM -SHRA SCT010 OVC020  
METAR KRWL 202353Z AUTO 23021G28KT 10SM OVC110 19/M07 A2982 RMK AO2 PK  
WND 22033/2324 SLP033 T01891072 10228 20189 55004  
METAR KRWL 202253Z AUTO 22016G22KT 10SM FEW110 21/M08 A2981 RMK AO2 PK  
WND 20028/2154 SLP020 T02061078  
METAR KRWL 202153Z AUTO 21016G24KT 10SM CLR 22/M08 A2981 RMK AO2 PK WND  
23030/2128 SLP009 T02171083  
 
KLAR 202320Z 2100/2124 24013KT P6SM BKN100  
FM211600 02008KT P6SM VCSH BKN050 OVC120  
FM212100 36012KT 5SM -SHRA SCT010 OVC020 AMD NOT SKED  
METAR KLAR 202353Z AUTO 24020G26KT 10SM FEW110 18/M08 A2984 RMK AO2 PK  
WND 25027/2336 SLP017 6//// T01781083 10178 20028 $  
 
KCYS 202320Z 2100/2124 22010KT P6SM SCT100 BKN200  
FM210500 30013KT P6SM BKN100  
FM211600 02012G20KT P6SM VCSH SCT008 OVC020  
FM212000 02013G23KT 3SM -SHRA BR BKN006 OVC020  
METAR KCYS 202353Z 22015KT 10SM CLR 21/M07 A2979 RMK AO2 SLP022  
T02111067 10239 20183 55010  
METAR KCYS 202253Z 22012G18KT 10SM CLR 22/M07 A2978 RMK AO2 SLP010  
T02171067  
METAR KCYS 202153Z 21011G16KT 10SM CLR 24/M06 A2979 RMK AO2 SLP012  
T02391056  
 
RIVERTON (KRIW) 04/21/19 00:21 UTC  
RADAR VAD WINDS HEIGHT DIR/SPD(KT)  
32200 FT MSL...216/026  
30000 FT MSL...217/024  
28000 FT MSL...222/021  
27000 FT MSL...222/021  
26000 FT MSL...226/015  
25000 FT MSL...244/013  
24000 FT MSL...233/012  
22900 FT MSL...233/012  
22000 FT MSL...224/013  
20000 FT MSL...211/015  
19500 FT MSL...211/016  
19000 FT MSL...210/017  
18000 FT MSL...217/019  
17000 FT MSL...208/022  
16800 FT MSL...211/017  
16000 FT MSL...214/016  
15000 FT MSL...219/021  
14600 FT MSL...222/025  
14000 FT MSL...209/020  
13000 FT MSL...210/014  
12000 FT MSL...001/025  
11200 FT MSL...232/029  
11000 FT MSL...232/021  
10000 FT MSL...221/026  
9000 FT MSL...230/019  
8100 FT MSL...215/016  
8000 FT MSL...233/019  
7400 FT MSL...228/010  
7000 FT MSL...246/011  
6700 FT MSL...219/013  
6200 FT MSL...245/011  
6000 FT MSL...253/011  
6000 FT MSL...251/009  
 
CHEYENNE (KCYS) 04/21/19 00:13 UTC  
RADAR VAD WINDS HEIGHT DIR/SPD(KT)  
27000 FT MSL...218/023  
26000 FT MSL...222/023  
25000 FT MSL...225/022  
24000 FT MSL...225/022  
23000 FT MSL...228/020  
22000 FT MSL...235/021  
21000 FT MSL...238/019  
20000 FT MSL...242/017  
19000 FT MSL...245/014  
18000 FT MSL...232/013  
17000 FT MSL...224/014  
16000 FT MSL...232/014  
15000 FT MSL...236/015  
14100 FT MSL...231/015  
14000 FT MSL...231/014  
13000 FT MSL...230/015  
12400 FT MSL...227/014  
12000 FT MSL...221/013  
11000 FT MSL...219/014  
10700 FT MSL...224/013  
10000 FT MSL...216/014  
9000 FT MSL...209/017  
8900 FT MSL...222/011  
8000 FT MSL...208/018  
7200 FT MSL...219/010  
7100 FT MSL...206/010  
7000 FT MSL...212/010  
 
RIVERTON AVIATION DISCUSSION  
ISSUED AT 2042 UTC SATURDAY, APRIL 20, 2019  
   
AVIATION
 
(FOR THE 00Z TAFS THROUGH 00Z SUNDAY EVENING)  
EAST OF THE DIVIDE...KCOD/KCPR/KLND/KRIW/KWRL TERMINALS  
WILL CONTINUE WITH VFR CONDITIONS THROUGH THE INITIAL PORTION OF  
THE FORECAST PERIOD THIS EVENING. A COLD FRONT WILL CONTINUE TO  
PUSH SOUTH THROUGH THE KCOD-KBYG LINE TO START OUT THE FORECAST  
PERIOD BY SAGGING TO ALONG A LINE FROM KRIW-KCPR BY AROUND 03Z  
TONIGHT. SCATTERED SHOWERS AND EVEN ISOLATED THUNDERSTORMS ARE  
EXPECTED TO BE PRIMARILY ALONG AND NORTH OF THE FRONT THIS  
AFTERNOON AND INTO MID EVENING. WILL CONTINUE WITH THE ESTABLISHED  
WIDESPREAD MVFR CEILINGS, WITH SOME LOCAL IFR CEILINGS BEING  
EXPECTED TO PUSH SOUTH TO ALONG A KCOD-KBYG LINE BY 06Z TONIGHT  
AND TO A KCPR-KLND LINE BY 12Z SUNDAY ALONG WITH MOUNTAINS  
BECOMING MOSTLY OBSCURED. HAVE BUMPED UP WINDS FROM NORTH TO  
NORTHEAST ACROSS THE TAF SITES MAINLY AROUND THE 15Z SUNDAY  
THROUGH END OF FORECAST TIME FRAME. MVFR CEILINGS/ VISIBILITIES  
WILL BE PREDOMINANT EAST OF THE CONTINENTAL DIVIDE AFTER 15Z  
SUNDAY THROUGH THE END OF THE FORECAST PERIOD.  
WEST OF THE DIVIDE...KBPI/KJAC/KPNA/KRKS TERMINALS  
VFR CONDITIONS WILL PREVAIL THROUGH THE FORECAST PERIOD.  
SCATTERED SHOWERS AND ISOLATED THUNDERSTORMS ARE EXPECTED TO  
CONTINUE TO DEVELOP AND CONTINUE THROUGH THE EVENING WITH SOME  
HIGHER MOUNTAIN OBSCURATIONS. CEILINGS WILL LOWER 06Z-12Z WITH  
INCREASING MOUNTAIN OBSCURATIONS, SHOWERS BECOMING MORE NUMEROUS,  
AND SNOW LEVELS LOWERING TO 8000-9000 FEET. SOME BORDERLINE MVFR  
CEILINGS/MOUNTAIN OBSCURATIONS ARE EXPECTED TO PUSH SOUTH TO A  
VICINITY KJAC- KDUB LINE BY 12Z SUNDAY AND CONTINUE THROUGH THE  
END OF THE FORECAST PERIOD.  
 
CHEYENNE AVIATION DISCUSSION  
ISSUED AT 2346 UTC SATURDAY, APRIL 20, 2019  
   
AVIATION
 
(FOR THE 00Z TAFS THROUGH 00Z SUNDAY EVENING)  
ISSUED AT 533 PM MDT SAT APR 20 2019  
COLD FRONT EXPECTED TO MOVE SOUTH ACROSS THE AREA AFTER 06Z WITH  
INCREASING LOW-LEVEL MOISTURE ACROSS THE NE PANHANDLE. IFR  
CEILINGS EXPECTED FOR KCDR AND KAIA SHORTLY AFTER 12Z WITH  
INCREASING CHANCE OF RAIN SHOWERS. MVFR TO IFR CONDITIONS WILL  
CONTINUE TO SPREAD SOUTHWEST IMPACTING KCYS AND KSNY AFTER 19Z.  
RAIN SHOWERS WILL BECOME WIDESPREAD BY SUNDAY AFTERNOON IMPACTING  
ALL SOUTHEAST WYOMING AND NEBRASKA PANHANDLE TERMINALS THROUGH  
SUNDAY NIGHT.  
 
* * * * * NEBRASKA * * * * *  
 
METAR KIBM 210015Z AUTO 21006KT 10SM CLR 23/M06 A2972 RMK AO2  
T02251056  
METAR KIBM 202355Z AUTO 21010KT 10SM CLR 26/M06 A2973 RMK AO2 T02571059  
10271 20250  
METAR KIBM 202330Z AUTO 15007KT 10SM CLR 26/M05 A2973 RMK AO2  
T02621053  
 
KSNY 202320Z 2100/2124 19012KT P6SM BKN250  
FM211300 34015G25KT P6SM VCSH SCT008 OVC020  
FM211800 02015G25KT 3SM -SHRA BR BKN008 OVC020  
METAR KSNY 202353Z AUTO 17007KT 10SM CLR 26/03 A2970 RMK AO2 SLP023  
T02560033 10283 20233 56015  
METAR KSNY 202253Z AUTO 20008KT 10SM CLR 27/00 A2970 RMK AO2 SLP020  
T02720000  
METAR KSNY 202153Z AUTO 23012KT 10SM CLR 26/M01 A2972 RMK AO2 SLP028  
T02561011  
 
METAR KOGA 210015Z AUTO 00000KT 10SM CLR 30/M01 A2965 RMK AO2  
T02951013  
METAR KOGA 202355Z AUTO 24004KT 10SM CLR 31/M06 A2965 RMK AO2 T03051061  
10318 20289  
METAR KOGA 202335Z AUTO 26008KT 10SM CLR 30/M04 A2965 RMK AO2  
T03041044  
 
METAR KIML 202353Z AUTO 16012KT 10SM CLR 29/M03 A2965 RMK AO2 SLP020  
T02891033 10322 20283 56017  
METAR KIML 202253Z AUTO 17013G22KT 10SM CLR 30/M04 A2966 RMK AO2 SLP022  
T03001039  
METAR KIML 202153Z AUTO 18015G21KT 10SM CLR 31/M04 A2967 RMK AO2 SLP025  
T03111039  
 
KMCK 202340Z 2100/2124 16013KT P6SM SKC  
FM210900 08008KT P6SM SCT200  
FM211700 36010KT P6SM SCT250  
FM212100 35015G23KT P6SM BKN100  
METAR KMCK 202353Z AUTO 19015G26KT 10SM CLR 30/02 A2965 RMK AO2 PK WND  
18027/2343 SLP020 T03000017 10328 20300 56013 $  
METAR KMCK 202253Z AUTO 18019G26KT 10SM CLR 31/02 A2965 RMK AO2 PK WND  
18026/2252 SLP020 T03110017 $  
METAR KMCK 202153Z AUTO 19014G25KT 10SM CLR 32/02 A2966 RMK AO2 PK WND  
22026/2059 SLP023 T03170022 $  
 
NORTH PLATTE (KLNX) 04/21/19 00:12 UTC  
RADAR VAD WINDS HEIGHT DIR/SPD(KT)  
9000 FT MSL...235/020  
8000 FT MSL...233/022  
7600 FT MSL...231/022  
7000 FT MSL...236/022  
6000 FT MSL...238/021  
5900 FT MSL...231/021  
5000 FT MSL...242/021  
4100 FT MSL...240/020  
4000 FT MSL...235/018  
4000 FT MSL...233/018  
3400 FT MSL...234/015  
 
NORTH PLATTE AVIATION DISCUSSION  
ISSUED AT 2331 UTC SATURDAY, APRIL 20, 2019  
   
AVIATION
 
(FOR THE 00Z TAFS THROUGH 00Z SUNDAY EVENING)  
ISSUED AT 630 PM CDT SAT APR 20 2019  
VFR IS EXPECTED THROUGH 09Z TONIGHT. THEREAFTER, A COLD FRONT WILL  
MOVE THROUGH WRN AND NCNTL NEBRASKA PRODUCING MVFR CEILINGS AND  
POSSIBLY A PERIOD OF IFR CEILINGS. THESE FLIGHT RESTRICTIONS (MVFR  
AND/OR IFR) ARE EXPECTED TO AFFECT AREAS ALONG AND NORTH OF  
HIGHWAY 2 AND LAST THROUGHOUT THE DAY SUNDAY. VFR/AREAS OF MVFR  
CEILINGS ARE EXPECTED SOUTH OF HIGHWAY 2.  
 
* * * * * KANSAS * * * * *  
 
KGLD 202325Z 2100/2124 16015KT P6SM SKC  
FM210700 21011KT P6SM FEW100 SCT200  
FM210800 26012KT P6SM FEW100 SCT250  
FM211000 29011KT P6SM SCT250  
FM212100 36013G21KT P6SM SCT060 BKN090  
METAR KGLD 202353Z AUTO 17016KT 10SM CLR 28/02 A2967 RMK AO2 SLP009  
T02830022 10306 20278 56023  
METAR KGLD 202253Z AUTO 17014KT 10SM CLR 29/02 A2968 RMK AO2 SLP014  
T02940022  
METAR KGLD 202153Z AUTO 17019G28KT 10SM CLR 29/02 A2970 RMK AO2 PK WND  
16028/2152 SLP021 T02940022  
 
KGCK 202328Z 2100/2124 16013G20KT P6SM SKC WS020/20040KT  
FM210700 18012KT P6SM FEW200  
FM211200 24010KT P6SM SCT250  
METAR KGCK 202354Z 18014KT 10SM CLR 29/03 A2967 RMK AO2 PK WND  
19030/2306 SLP025 T02940028 10306 20278 56024  
METAR KGCK 202254Z 18015G23KT 10SM CLR 31/01 A2969 RMK AO2 SLP029  
T03060011  
METAR KGCK 202154Z 19017G22KT 10SM CLR 31/02 A2971 RMK AO2 PK WND  
18028/2115 SLP036 T03060022  
 
METAR KLBL 202356Z AUTO 19021G26KT 10SM CLR 30/04 A2967 RMK AO2 PK WND  
19027/2344 SLP025 T03000044 10311 20267 56031  
SPECI KLBL 202341Z AUTO 19019G25KT 10SM FEW001 30/05 A2968 RMK AO2 PK  
WND 19026/2330  
METAR KLBL 202256Z AUTO 18017G26KT 10SM CLR 31/05 A2969 RMK AO2 PK WND  
18026/2253 SLP030 T03110050  
 
METAR KEHA 210015Z AUTO 22019G29KT 10SM CLR 31/02 A2967 RMK AO2  
T03100021  
METAR KEHA 202355Z AUTO 22021G28KT 10SM CLR 32/03 A2967 RMK AO2  
T03170025 10338 20279  
METAR KEHA 202335Z AUTO 22022G27KT 10SM CLR 32/03 A2967 RMK AO2  
T03230028  
 
GOODLAND (KGLD) 04/21/19 00:16 UTC  
RADAR VAD WINDS HEIGHT DIR/SPD(KT)  
9000 FT MSL...184/020  
8200 FT MSL...177/022  
8000 FT MSL...176/021  
7000 FT MSL...170/022  
6500 FT MSL...167/024  
6000 FT MSL...163/024  
5000 FT MSL...157/024  
4700 FT MSL...154/022  
4600 FT MSL...154/024  
4000 FT MSL...153/022  
4000 FT MSL...150/021  
 
DODGE CITY (KDDC) 04/21/19 00:13 UTC  
RADAR VAD WINDS HEIGHT DIR/SPD(KT)  
13800 FT MSL...157/002  
13000 FT MSL...235/007  
11500 FT MSL...200/013  
11000 FT MSL...235/022  
10000 FT MSL...229/022  
9600 FT MSL...206/015  
9000 FT MSL...215/023  
8100 FT MSL...206/030  
8000 FT MSL...203/030  
7000 FT MSL...197/030  
6900 FT MSL...198/030  
6000 FT MSL...186/030  
5800 FT MSL...186/030  
5100 FT MSL...177/030  
5000 FT MSL...177/031  
4300 FT MSL...171/032  
4000 FT MSL...170/032  
3800 FT MSL...168/030  
3200 FT MSL...166/030  
3000 FT MSL...162/028  
3000 FT MSL...162/028  
 
GOODLAND AVIATION DISCUSSION  
ISSUED AT 2341 UTC SATURDAY, APRIL 20, 2019  
   
AVIATION
 
(FOR THE 00Z TAFS THROUGH 00Z SUNDAY EVENING)  
ISSUED AT 527 PM MDT SAT APR 20 2019  
VFR CONDITIONS ARE EXPECTED THROUGH THE PERIOD. FOR KGLD, SOUTH  
WINDS NEAR 15 KNOTS WILL CONTINUE UNTIL NEAR 07Z. AT 07Z THOSE  
WINDS WILL BE SOUTHWEST NEAR 11 KNOTS AND WILL SHIFT TO THE WEST  
NEAR 11 KNOTS FROM 08Z TO 11Z. AT 21Z THE WIND IS EXPECTED TO  
SHIFT TO THE NORTH AT 13 KNOTS WITH GUSTS TO NEAR 21 KNOTS AS A  
FRONT BEGINS TO MOVE THROUGH. NO THUNDERSTORMS ARE IN FOR THIS  
PERIOD BUT EXPECT THUNDERSTORMS TO AFFECT THE SITE NOT TOO LONG  
AFTER 00Z.  
FOR KMCK, SOUTH WINDS NEAR 13 KNOTS WILL CONTINUE UNTIL 09Z. AT  
THAT TIME THE WINDS WILL SHIFT TO THE EAST AT 8 KNOTS AND CONTINUE  
UNTIL 17Z. AT 17Z THE WINDS WILL BECOME NORTH AT 10 KNOTS. AT 21Z,  
THOSE NORTH WINDS WILL INCREASE TO 15 KNOTS WITH GUSTS TO 23  
KNOTS.  
 
DODGE CITY AVIATION DISCUSSION  
ISSUED AT 2310 UTC SATURDAY, APRIL 20, 2019  
   
AVIATION
 
(FOR THE 00Z TAFS THROUGH 00Z SUNDAY EVENING)  
ISSUED AT 607 PM CDT SAT APR 20 2019  
VFR CONDITIONS WILL PREVAIL IN THE VICINITY OF ALL TAF SITES THROUGH  
EARLY SUNDAY AFTERNOON. SOUTH TO SOUTHWEST WINDS GENERALLY 10 TO  
20KT WILL PERSIST ACROSS SOUTHWEST AND CENTRAL KANSAS TONIGHT AS A  
LEE SIDE TROUGH OF LOW PRESSURE REMAINS ANCHORED ACROSS EASTERN  
COLORADO. WINDS ARE THEN EXPECTED TO TURN MORE WESTERLY MID/LATE  
SUNDAY MORNING AS SURFACE LOW PRESSURE DEVELOPS IN EASTERN COLORADO  
AND LIFTS SLOWLY NORTHEAST INTO NORTHWEST KANSAS.  
 
* * * * * TEXAS/OKLAHOMA * * * * *  
 
KGUY 202324Z 2100/2124 19016G26KT P6SM FEW250  
FM210300 18013KT P6SM FEW250 WS020/22050KT  
FM210800 21011KT P6SM SKC  
FM212100 21015G25KT P6SM SKC=  
METAR KGUY 202353Z AUTO 20021G30KT 10SM CLR 31/M02 A2966 RMK AO2 PK WND  
20031/2316 SLP006 T03111017 10328 20272 56024  
METAR KGUY 202253Z AUTO 20019G35KT 10SM CLR 32/M01 A2967 RMK AO2 PK WND  
20035/2250 SLP007 T03221006  
METAR KGUY 202153Z AUTO 20024G30KT 10SM CLR 33/M02 A2969 RMK AO2 PK WND  
20033/2125 SLP013 T03281017  
 
KDHT 202324Z 2100/2124 20015G25KT P6SM FEW250  
FM210300 19011KT P6SM FEW250  
FM211500 25011KT P6SM SKC  
FM212100 23020G30KT P6SM SKC  
METAR KDHT 202353Z AUTO 22013KT 10SM CLR 28/M04 A2976 RMK AO2 PK WND  
21030/2256 SLP040 T02781039 10322 20272 56021  
METAR KDHT 202253Z AUTO 20020G30KT 10SM CLR 30/M04 A2977 RMK AO2 PK WND  
21031/2238 SLP038 T03001044  
 
AMARILLO (KAMA) 04/21/19 00:12 UTC  
RADAR VAD WINDS HEIGHT DIR/SPD(KT)  
15000 FT MSL...240/033  
14000 FT MSL...237/032  
13000 FT MSL...238/033  
12000 FT MSL...234/031  
11600 FT MSL...231/031  
11000 FT MSL...230/030  
10000 FT MSL...223/030  
9900 FT MSL...223/030  
9000 FT MSL...220/030  
8200 FT MSL...214/031  
8000 FT MSL...213/030  
7000 FT MSL...206/031  
6500 FT MSL...203/031  
6000 FT MSL...198/031  
5000 FT MSL...197/031  
4700 FT MSL...192/029  
4600 FT MSL...196/030  
4000 FT MSL...193/028  
4000 FT MSL...194/029  
 
AMARILLO AVIATION DISCUSSION  
ISSUED AT 2356 UTC SATURDAY, APRIL 20, 2019  
   
AVIATION...00Z TAFS
 
 
VFR CONDITIONS WILL PREVAIL AT ALL TAF SITES OVER THE NEXT 24  
HOURS. WITH MINIMAL HIGH CLOUDS AND GENERALLY MOSTLY CLEAR SKIES.  
WINDS WILL BE OUT OF THE SOUTH AND SOUTHWEST ABOUT 15KTS GUSTING  
TO 25KTS THROUGH 03Z. THEREAFTER, WINDS SHOULD BE LIGHT AND AROUND  
10KTS OUT OF THE SOUTH SOUTHWEST. THERE IS SOME CONCERN FOR WS AT  
50KTS AROUND 2KFT OUT OF THE SOUTH SOUTHWEST FROM 03Z TO 09Z AT  
KAMA, AND KGUY. THE JET IS FAR ENOUGH EAST THAT KDHT SHOULDN'T BE  
IMPACTED. SURFACE WINDS AGAIN MAY PICK UP OUT OF THE SOUTHWEST IN  
THE 20KT GUSTING TO 30KT RANGE AFTER 19Z.  
WEBER  
 
* * * * * NEW MEXICO * * * * *  
 
KFMN 202329Z 2100/2124 25015G25KT P6SM VCSH BKN120  
FM210200 32008KT P6SM BKN120  
FM210800 08006KT P6SM BKN100  
FM211800 26010G18KT P6SM FEW100  
METAR KFMN 202353Z 26015KT 10SM CLR 19/M03 A2990 RMK AO2 PK WND  
25034/2310 SLP093 T01941028 10244 20194 53004  
METAR KFMN 202253Z 25018G25KT 10SM CLR 23/M07 A2987 RMK AO2 PK WND  
25031/2210 SLP081 T02281067  
METAR KFMN 202153Z 25010KT 10SM BKN120 23/M06 A2988 RMK AO2 PK WND  
23037/2109 WSHFT 2112 TSB10E27 SLP077 T02331056  
 
METAR KSKX 202356Z AUTO 29019G31KT 10SM FEW060 OVC100 17/M04 A2998 RMK  
AO2 PK WND 28052/2312 SLP121 T01721044 10233 20167 55008  
$  
SPECI KSKX 202324Z AUTO 28029G50KT 8SM SQ FEW040 SCT075 OVC110 17/M04  
A2999 RMK AO2 PK WND 28052/2312 $  
METAR KSKX 202256Z AUTO 23020G23KT 10SM FEW120 21/M09 A2995 RMK AO2 PK  
WND 22027/2232 SLP099 T02061094 $  
 
KLVS 202329Z 2100/2124 22021G31KT P6SM BKN130  
FM210200 24011KT P6SM SCT120  
FM211530 26015G25KT P6SM FEW200  
FM211800 26020G30KT P6SM FEW200  
METAR KLVS 202353Z AUTO 22020G34KT 10SM FEW110 20/M09 A2993 RMK AO2 PK  
WND 23048/2338 SLP044 T02001094 10250 20200 55021 $  
METAR KLVS 202253Z AUTO 22025G33KT 10SM CLR 22/M10 A2993 RMK AO2 PK WND  
22033/2251 SLP041 T02171100 $  
 
METAR KRTN 202353Z AUTO 21018G24KT 10SM CLR 23/M09 A2984 RMK AO2 PK WND  
24030/2310 SLP042 T02331094 10267 20228 56019  
METAR KRTN 202253Z AUTO 22013G24KT 10SM SCT110 23/M08 A2984 RMK AO2 PK  
WND 19028/2202 SLP046 T02281083  
METAR KRTN 202153Z AUTO 21012G18KT 10SM CLR 24/M07 A2987 RMK AO2 SLP048  
T02391067  
 
METAR KCAO 202355Z AUTO 21021G28KT 10SM CLR 27/M06 A2977 RMK AO2 PK WND  
21033/2306 SLP025 T02671056 10289 20267 56022 $  
METAR KCAO 202255Z AUTO 20022G29KT 10SM CLR 28/M05 A2977 RMK AO2 PK WND  
20030/2216 SLP025 T02831050  
 
ALBUQUERQUE (KABX) 04/21/19 00:10 UTC  
RADAR VAD WINDS HEIGHT DIR/SPD(KT)  
25000 FT MSL...237/026  
24000 FT MSL...247/031  
22000 FT MSL...247/030  
20000 FT MSL...247/030  
19000 FT MSL...246/032  
18000 FT MSL...243/026  
17000 FT MSL...245/031  
16000 FT MSL...270/031  
15000 FT MSL...250/035  
14000 FT MSL...261/026  
13800 FT MSL...260/027  
13000 FT MSL...257/024  
12200 FT MSL...259/029  
12000 FT MSL...258/031  
11000 FT MSL...257/027  
10400 FT MSL...260/029  
10000 FT MSL...258/030  
9000 FT MSL...256/027  
8700 FT MSL...259/032  
8000 FT MSL...256/027  
7000 FT MSL...259/028  
7000 FT MSL...256/029  
6900 FT MSL...258/027  
6300 FT MSL...261/026  
 
ALBUQUERQUE AVIATION DISCUSSION  
ISSUED AT 2346 UTC SATURDAY, APRIL 20, 2019  
   
AVIATION
 
 
00Z TAF CYCLE  
VERY LIGHT RAIN SHOWERS AND A FEW THUNDERSTORMS WILL CONTINUE ACROSS  
NORTH CENTRAL NM THROUGH 03Z EVENING. DRY MICROBURSTS WITH ERRATIC  
GUSTS NEAR 50KTS WILL BE POSSIBLE WITH THIS ACTIVITY. ELSEWHERE,  
STRONG SOUTHWEST WINDS WITH GUSTS UP TO 35KT WILL DECREASE AFTER 02Z,  
THOUGH WILL INCREASE ONCE AGAIN BETWEEN 15Z AND 17Z ON SUNDAY. WINDS  
ON SUNDAY WILL BE MORE WESTERLY, AND GUSTS NEAR 30KT WILL BE  
POSSIBLE.  
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* * * * * WINDS AND TEMPERATURES ALOFT FORECASTS * * * * *  
 
DATA BASED ON 201200Z  
VALID 201800Z FOR USE 1700-2100Z. TEMPS NEG ABV 24000  
FT 3000 6000 9000 12000 18000 24000 30000 34000 39000  
SLC 2205 2212+09 2109+00 2224-16 2226-30 192646 193151 212952  
BCE 2218+00 2316-17 2222-31 182747 223047 233648  
LND 2109+10 2315+01 2529-16 2329-28 223144 223352 224156  
RKS 2008 2312+02 2429-16 2333-29 213545 213551 223654  
GJT 2116+10 2220+03 2128-16 2131-28 204145 204150 224252  
FMN 2122+11 2121+03 2128-15 2142-28 225842 235949 245253  
ABQ 2121+12 2222+04 2332-13 2244-27 245741 255850 256554  
MBW 2515 2521+02 2632-15 2430-28 223443 243652 244256  
DEN 2606+11 2917+04 2418-14 2330-28 243743 253951 253855  
PUB 3012+12 2912+04 2416-13 2425-28 243842 254151 253956  
ALS 2314+04 2322-14 2233-28 234142 244651 244956  
TCC 2318 2521+12 2421+04 2629-12 2431-26 264441 265250 276455  
BFF 2415 2619+10 2622+02 2630-15 2433-27 243043 253051 263357  
GLD 1815 2115+10 2416+03 2719-13 2518-27 262642 273151 273758  
GCK 1928+17 2118+11 2619+04 2913-13 2715-26 282842 283450 284158  
GAG 2029+16 2327+10 2723+04 3120-13 3022-26 293541 294250 294757  
AMA 2326 2520+12 2526+04 2826-12 2727-25 273741 284849 285556  
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DATA BASED ON 201200Z  
VALID 210000Z FOR USE 2100-0600Z. TEMPS NEG ABV 24000  
FT 3000 6000 9000 12000 18000 24000 30000 34000 39000  
SLC 9900 2213+09 2316+00 2418-16 2029-30 202546 241952 232851  
BCE 2320+01 2422-16 2625-29 264644 265351 255152  
LND 2807+10 2311+02 2225-15 2320-28 232746 223053 223253  
RKS 2417 2314+02 2013-16 2220-28 213246 223153 222550  
GJT 2109+07 2327+00 2232-16 2021-30 171345 242549 243450  
FMN 2517+10 2519+01 2329-16 2328-29 276241 266449 265853  
ABQ 2224+14 2327+05 2431-15 2656-26 266842 276750 266754  
MBW 2516 2517+03 2423-15 2324-27 224046 214252 233053  
DEN 9900+12 1512+04 1919-15 2124-27 233744 233851 243553  
PUB 2424+11 2221+03 1917-14 2021-27 234343 234551 253652  
ALS 2217+03 2331-15 2338-29 254842 244248 254453  
TCC 2126 2130+13 2226+04 2637-13 2543-25 265041 265150 266155  
BFF 9900 2206+12 2511+03 2624-15 2632-27 243544 233351 243355  
GLD 1621 2113+12 2310+05 2518-13 2531-27 253042 253251 253356  
GCK 1826+20 2225+12 2422+04 2519-12 2632-27 263242 263451 263456  
GAG 2039+17 2533+12 2727+04 2720-12 2731-26 273441 273750 284155  
AMA 2128 2230+13 2231+04 2626-14 2729-24 264640 264350 275355  
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DATA BASED ON 201200Z  
VALID 211200Z FOR USE 0600-1700Z. TEMPS NEG ABV 24000  
FT 3000 6000 9000 12000 18000 24000 30000 34000 39000  
SLC 9900 1915+03 2120-03 1818-17 1616-29 151146 151257 242551  
BCE 2427-03 2419-18 2314-32 253044 264548 264651  
LND 9900+00 9900-03 2606-16 1806-29 171947 182056 212155  
RKS 3209 2809-02 2413-17 1705-29 170847 221355 222353  
GJT 2513+04 2419-03 2324-17 2317-30 192646 223352 243951  
FMN 2724+06 2619-02 2326-17 2334-31 244443 255048 255652  
ABQ 2729+06 2724+00 2537-15 2449-28 256242 267148 256355  
MBW 2922 3311-02 3407-15 9900-28 111346 161455 232353  
DEN 3313+07 2706-01 2513-15 2518-29 263945 253551 243053  
PUB 2823+08 2827+01 2620-16 2533-28 244544 254650 264453  
ALS 2619+00 2524-15 2431-28 244144 244650 255354  
TCC 2726 2725+10 2624+01 2438-12 2441-26 254742 265450 266256  
BFF 3311 3411+07 1506+00 1626-15 1620-28 142345 172555 232752  
GLD 3212 2516+09 2417+02 2117-16 2123-29 253743 254150 254153  
GCK 2513+18 2423+11 2426+03 2232-15 2544-26 254943 255051 264655  
GAG 2530+20 2428+12 2326+03 2333-14 2540-27 264443 264951 274956  
AMA 2625 2526+11 2427+03 2434-12 2537-26 254642 255151 265856  
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MINUTES AFTER EACH HOUR, 24 HOURS PER DAY, 7 DAYS PER WEEK. IT MAY  
BECOME UNAVAILABLE AT TIMES DUE TO SYSTEM OUTAGES WITHOUT PRIOR NOTICE.  
USERS ARE ADVISED TO CHECK THE TIME AT THE TOP OF THE PRODUCT TO ENSURE  
THAT IT IS CURRENT. FURTHERMORE, CONTENT AND FORMAT OF THE PRODUCT ARE  
SUBJECT TO CHANGE WITHOUT PRIOR NOTICE.  
 
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