PHL Terminal Aviation Weather Discussion (AFD) - Prepared: 901 PM EDT FRI OCT 24 2014


.AVIATION /01Z SATURDAY THROUGH WEDNESDAY/...
THE FOLLOWING DISCUSSION IS FOR KPHL, KPNE, KTTN, KABE, KRDG, KILG, 
KMIV, KACY AND SURROUNDING AREAS.

FOR THE 00Z TAFS...VFR CONDITIONS ARE EXPECTED THROUGH THE
REMAINDER OF THE TAF PERIOD. THE ONLY CLOUDS OF NOTE ARE
DIMINISHING HIGH (GREATER THAN 20000 FT AGL) CIRRUS CLOUDS THROUGH
12Z, AND FEW TO SCT MID LEVEL CLOUDS BY MID DAY TOMORROW. WINDS,
CURRENTLY OUT OF THE NORTHWEST WILL SHIFT TO WESTERLY BY AROUND
18Z, BUT DO NOT EXPECT WIND SPEEDS TO BE NEARLY AS HIGH AS THEY
WERE TODAY. THE ONE EXCEPTION TO THIS IS AT KACY, WHERE WESTERLY
WINDS COULD BECOME BREEZY LATE IN THE PERIOD (AFTER 21Z) FOR A
SHORT TIME BEFORE SUNSET.

OUTLOOK...
SATURDAY NIGHT-MONDAY...MOSTLY VFR. GUSTY NORTHWEST WINDS 25-30 
KNOTS ON SUNDAY.

TUESDAY-WEDNESDAY...EXPECTING VFR CONDITIONS TUE. MVFR POSSIBLE WED IN -SHRA
ASSOCIATED WITH A COLD FRONTAL PASSAGE.

 

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KPHL 10/25/2014 06:27:24 GMT 310 04 KT
KPHL 10/25/2014 06:25:24 GMT 310 04 KT
KPHL 10/25/2014 06:23:24 GMT 310 04 KT
KPHL 10/25/2014 06:21:24 GMT 300 05 KT
KPHL 10/25/2014 06:19:24 GMT 300 05 KT
KPHL 10/25/2014 06:17:24 GMT 310 06 KT
KPHL 10/25/2014 06:15:24 GMT 300 05 KT
KPHL 10/25/2014 06:13:24 GMT 310 06 KT
KPHL 10/25/2014 06:11:24 GMT 300 06 KT
KPHL 10/25/2014 06:09:24 GMT 310 05 KT

PHL Terminal Aviation Forecast (TAF)

TAFPHL (View previous versions )
KPHL 250540Z 2506/2612 30008KT P6SM SCT200
     FM251600 27011G19KT P6SM FEW040
     FM252300 24010KT P6SM SCT050
     FM260300 28010KT P6SM BKN050
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      ***
***                DAILY SWAP STATEMENT             ***
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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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