Offshore Aviation Area Forecast
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FAGX20 KKCI 080130
OFAGX
SYNOPSIS VALID TIL 090200Z
FCST...080200Z-081400Z
OTLK...081400Z-090200Z
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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 MIAMI
OCEANIC FIR.
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ALL WNDS SFC. TS IMPLY SEV OR GTR TURB SEV ICE LLWS AND IFR
CONDS.
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01 SYNOPSIS...A COUPLE QSTNR FNTS LINGER ACRS THE GLFMEX. ONE
ACRS THE NRN GULF CSTL WTRS ALG LN FM NW FL TO 29N92W 28N96W
26N98W...AND A SCND ACRS THE SERN CRNR OF THE OCEANIC FIRS FM S
FL TO 24N86W WHICH IS DSPTG. AN ARTIC CDFNT IS EXPCD TO PUSH OFF
THE TX/LA CST OVRNGT MERGING WITH NRN GULF QSTNR FNT THEN MOVG SE
ALG LN THRU S CNTRL FL TO 25N90W 23N97W BY 09/02Z. STG N-NE
WNDS...NR GALE FORCE OVR CSTL WTRS AND HOUSTON OCEANIC FIR W
90W...SPRDG OVR AREA BHND CDFNT.
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02 SIGNIFICANT CLD/WX...
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CSTL WTRS...
BRO-CRP...SCT015 BKN40. OCNL BKN015 TOP 060. 06Z SCT008 OVC015
  OCNL OVC008. OCNL VIS 3-5SM BR RA. 12Z WND N G25KT. OTLK...
  MVFR CIG RA WND.
CRP-LCH...SCT008 OVC010-015. OCNL OVC008 TOP 035. VIS 3-5SM BR.
  06Z OVC008 TOP 025. WDLY SCT SHRA. WND NLY OCNL G25KT NR
  SHORE. 12Z OVC010 TOP 040. OCNL VIS 5SM BR RA. WND N 20G30KT.
  OTLK...MVFR CIG WND.
LCH-LEV...
  NR SHORE...BKN-OVC010-020 TOP 040. 08Z BKN-0VC012 TOP 030.
  OCNL OVC007. OCNL VIS 3-5SM BR RA. OTLK...MVFR CIG SHRA WND.
  OFSHR...SCT-BKN020 TOP 040. 08Z BKN012 TOP 030. OCNL VIS
  3-5SM BR. OTLK...MVFR CIG SHRA WND AFT 16Z.
LEV-AAF...
  NR SHORE...BKN020. OCNL BKN012 TOP 035. 08Z OVC012 TOP
  030. OCNL OVC009. OTLK...MVFR CIG WND SHRA LEV-MOB. MVFR CIG
  BECMG VFR ELSW AFT 16Z.
  OFSHR...SCT020. OCNL BKN020 TOP 040. BECMG 0608 BKN020 TOP
  040. OTLK...VFR OCNL MVFR CIG.
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HOUSTON OCEANIC FIR...GLFMEX MIAMI OCEANIC FIR...
N 26N...
  W 90W...SCT020 BKN040 TOP 070. OCNL BKN020. BECMG 0810
  BKN025 TOP 040. ISOL SHRA. OTLK...MVFR CIG SHRA WND.
  E 90W...SCT020. OCNL BKN020 TOP 040. OTLK...VFR OCNL
  MVFR CIG WND.
S 26N...SCT020 BKN050. OCNL BKN020 TOP 100. ISOL SHRA.
  ISOL TSRA S 25N/E 87W. CB TOPS TO FL420. OTLK...MVFR CIG SHRA
  TSRA.
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03 ICE AND FRZLVL...
CSTL WTRS...SEE AIRMETS ZULU WAUS42 KKCI AND WAUS44 KKCI.
HOUSTON OCEANIC FIR...GLFMEX MIAMI OCEANIC FIR...
NO SGFNT ICE EXP OUTSIDE CNVTV ACT.
FRZLVL...135 NW TO 155 SE.
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04 TURB...
CSTL WTRS...SEE AIRMETS TANGO WAUS42 KKCI AND WAUS44 KKCI.
HOUSTON OCEANIC FIR...GLFMEX MIAMI OCEANIC FIR...
NO SGFNT TURB EXP OUTSIDE CNVTV ACT.
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