Offshore Aviation Area Forecast
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FACA20 KKCI 301531 CCA
OFAMKC
INTERNATIONAL OPERATIONS BRANCH
AVIATION WEATHER CENTER KANSAS CITY MISSOURI
VALID 301600-010400
OUTLOOK...010400-011600
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ATLANTIC S OF 32N W OF 57W...CARIBBEAN...GULF OF MEXICO BTN 22N
AND 24N.
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ALL WNDS SFC. TS IMPLY SEV OR GTR TURB SEV ICE LLWS AND IFR
CONDS. SFC TO 400MB.
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SYNOPSIS...THE MAIN AREA OF ACTIVE CONVECTIVE WX CONTS TO BE THE
WRN ATLC N OF 20N WHICH IS E OF AN UPR TROF THAT IS MOVG EWD INTO
THAT AREA FM THE US ATLC CSTL WTRS. A CDFNT WL MOVE SEWD INTO THE
FAR NWRN PTN OF THE WRN ATLC FIRS LATER IN THE FCST PD. ELSW...
AN UPR TROF MOVG WWD OVR THE WRN CARIB IS PRODG SOME TSRA IN THAT
AREA. THE AXIS OF A SFC RIDGE EXTDS EWD FM CNTRL ATLC ACRS THE
GREATER ANTILLES INTO THE ERN GLFMEX. THIS COMBINED WITH A SFC
LOW OVR THE FAR SWRN CARIB CONTS TO PRODUCE FRESH TO STG TRADES
OVR THE S CNTRL CARIB.

            ...COR FOR VALID DATES...
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SIGNIFICANT CLD/WX...
ERN MONTERREY FIR...NRN MERIDA FIR
SCT020 SCT060. ISOL SHRA. ISOL TSRA MAINLY N OF 23N. OTLK...VFR.
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ATLC SWRN NEW YORK FIR...ATLC MIAMI FIR...SAN JUAN FIR
N 28N/W 70W...SCT020 BKN060 TOP LYRD ABV FL240. OCNL BKN015.
 SCT SHRA. WDLY SCT TSRA. WND S-W 20-25KT. OTLK...MVFR CIG SHRA
 TSRA WND.
RMNDR NE 27N77W-21N57W...SCT020 SCT060. LYRS OCNL BKN TOP ABV
 FL240. WDLY SCT TSRA. OTLK...VFR TSRA.
SW 27N77W-21N57W...SCT020. ISOL SHRA. OTLK...VFR.
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WRN PIARCO FIR...NRN MAIQUETIA FIR
SCT020. ISOL SHRA. OTLK...VFR N OF 11N. VFR SHRA TSRA S OF 11N.
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CURACAO FIR...NRN BARRANQUILLA FIR
SCT020. OCNL BKN020 TOP 035. WND E 20-25KT S OF 20N.
 OTLK...VFR WND.
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SANTO DOMINGO FIR...PORT-AU-PRINCE FIR
SCT020. OCNL SKC. ISOL SHRA MAINLY INLAND 18Z-23Z.
 OTLK...AREAS OF MVFR BR INLAND 08Z-13Z. OTRW VFR.
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NRN PANAMA FIR...KINGSTON FIR...NERN CNTRL AMER FIR
E 80W...SCT020. ISOL SHRA/TSRA MAINLY W OF 77W. OTLK...VFR.
W 80W...SCT020 SCT080. LYRS OCNL BKN TOP ABV FL240.
 WDLY SCT TSRA. OTLK...VFR TSRA.
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HABANA FIR
CUBA...SCT020 SCT080. 17Z LYRS OCNL BKN TOPS ABV FL240. ISOL
 TSRA E OF 79W. SCT TSRA W OF 79W. TSRA ENDG BY 03Z. OTLK...
 AREAS OF MVFR BR INLAND 06Z-13Z. OTRW VFR.
WTRS...
 S OF CUBA/W OF 79W...SCT020 SCT080. LYRS OCNL BKN TOP ABV FL240.
  WDLY SCT TSRA. OTLK...VFR TSRA.
 ELSW...SCT020. ISOL SHRA/TSRA. OTLK...VFR.
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ICE AND FRZLVL...
NO SGFNT ICE EXP OUTSIDE CNVTV ACT.
FRZLVL...
 N 20N/E 80W...135 N TO 150 S.
 N 20N/W 80W...150 E TO 165 W.
 S 20N...150-160.
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TURB...
NO SGFNT TURB EXP OUTSIDE CNVTV ACT.
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