PHL Terminal Aviation Weather Discussion (AFD) - Prepared: 1002 AM EDT WED OCT 22 2014


.AVIATION /14Z WEDNESDAY THROUGH SUNDAY/...
THE FOLLOWING DISCUSSION IS FOR KPHL, KPNE, KTTN, KABE, KRDG,
KILG, KMIV, KACY AND SURROUNDING AREAS.

CEILINGS SHOULD FAVOR THE MVFR RANGE THROUGH THE DAY WITH PERIODS
OF RAIN. CEILINGS MAY OCCASIONALLY RISE INTO THE VFR CATEGORY.
ALSO, THEY MAY BRIEFLY FALL TO IFR, ESPECIALLY IN ANY AREAS OF
MODERATE RAINFALL. THE SAME TREND IS FORECAST TO CONTINUE INTO
TONIGHT.

THE WIND IS EXPECTED TO FAVOR THE NORTH TO NORTHEAST FOR TODAY
WITH SUSTAINED SPEEDS AROUND 8 TO 14 KNOTS AND GUSTS INTO THE 20S.
THE WIND DIRECTION IS FORECAST TO BACK TO THE NORTH AND NORTHWEST
FOR TONIGHT.

OUTLOOK...
THURSDAY...TIMES OF MVFR CONDITIONS WITH SOME SHOWERS, ENDING IN
THE EVENING AND BECOME VFR. NORTHWEST WINDS 15-20 KNOTS WITH GUSTS
UP TO 30 KNOTS, DIMINISHING SOME AT NIGHT.

FRIDAY...VFR. NORTHWESTERLY WINDS AROUND 15 KNOTS WITH GUSTS TO
25 KNOTS, DIMINISHING IN THE EVENING.

SATURDAY AND SUNDAY...VFR OVERALL.

 

Ribbon Display - Airport Winds

 

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KPHL 10/22/2014 14:05:33 GMT 030 15 G24KT
KPHL 10/22/2014 14:03:33 GMT 030 15 G24KT
KPHL 10/22/2014 14:01:33 GMT 030 15 G24KT
KPHL 10/22/2014 13:59:34 GMT 030 19 G24KT
KPHL 10/22/2014 13:57:34 GMT 030 16 G24KT
KPHL 10/22/2014 13:55:34 GMT 020 15 G24KT
KPHL 10/22/2014 13:53:34 GMT 020 16 G24KT
KPHL 10/22/2014 13:51:34 GMT 020 12 G21KT
KPHL 10/22/2014 13:49:34 GMT 040 17 G21KT
KPHL 10/22/2014 13:47:35 GMT 020 13 KT

PHL Terminal Aviation Forecast (TAF)

TAFPHL (View previous versions )
KPHL 221308Z 2213/2318 03012G22KT P6SM BKN015 OVC050
     TEMPO 2213/2216 -RA SCT015 OVC050
     FM221600 01012G20KT 4SM RA BKN015
     FM222000 01016G28KT 6SM -RA BKN020
     FM230200 34017KT P6SM OVC035
     FM230600 32015KT P6SM -RA OVC025
Islip Terminal Information

ZNY SWAP/TSTM Information

(ZNY SWAP STATEMENT) (Click for PDF File) (ZNY BRIEFING) (Click for PDF File)

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***        NY AIR ROUTE TRAFFIC CONTROL CENTER      ***
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NY AIR ROUTE TRAFFIC CONTROL CENTER
DAILY SWAP STATEMENT
WEDNESDAY OCTOBER 22, 2014
SWAP IS POSSIBLE AFT 15Z.
MOSTLY -SHRA WILL CONTINUE ACROSS ZNY TODAY. ALTHOUGH TSRA WILL 
MOSTLY REMAIN OFFSHORE...OCNL EMBD TS WITH TOPS TO FL340 ARE PSBL IN 
NY/PHL TRACON AIRSPACE THRU THE AFTN.

ADDT'L INFO:
AZEZU-PAEPR-HANRI(L453-M201):  IMPACTS PSBL L453 BTN AZEZU AND 
PAEPR. 
DITCH: BRIEF IMPACTS PSBL.
EAST GATES: BRIEF IMPACTS PSBL.
TOMORROW MORNINGS SWAP OUTLOOK:  SWAP IS NOT EXPECTED.
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