Offshore Aviation Area Forecast
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FAGX20 KKCI 230445 AAA
OFAGX
SYNOPSIS VALID TIL 240200Z
FCST...230200Z-231400Z
OTLK...231400Z-240200Z
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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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*******UPDATED FOR DCRG WNDS AND LOW CLD CIGS IN NRN GULF*******
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01 SYNOPSIS...STG CDFNT ALG A JAX THRU 24N86W LN WL RACE E-SEWD
TNGT AND EXIT SERN CORNER OF FCST AREA BY 14Z MON. EXP WDLY SCT
TSRA ALG FNT OVR GLFMEX MIAMI FIR TO QUICKLY LEAVE AREA INTO FL
ARND 07Z TNGT. CSTL/OFFSHORE WTRS N OF 25N WL HAVE W-NWLY GALES
OF 25-40KT AND GUSTY THRU FCST PD THEN DCRG RAPIDLY FM THE W MON
DURG OTLK PD.
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02 SIGNIFICANT CLD/WX...UPDATED...
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CSTL WTRS
BRO-LFT...SKC. WND NWLY 25-35KT DCRG TO 20-25KT AFT 06Z.
  OTLK...VFR.
LFT-PNS...BKN-OVC040. OCNL BKN030. TOP 100. OCNL VIS 5SM HZ.
  WDLY SCT SHRA. ISOL TSRA TIL 09Z. CB TOPS FL350. WND NWLY
  30-40KT DCRG TO 20-35KT AFT 08Z. OTLK...VFR WND.
PNS-AAF...BKN045 TOP 140. WDLY SCT SHRA. ISOL TSRA. CB TOPS
  FL300. WND WLY 25-40KT. BECM 0911 SCT055-SKC. WND W-NWLY
  20-30KT. OTLK...VFR WND.
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HOUSTON OCEANIC FIR
N 25N...BKN050. OCNL OVC035. TOP 100. ISOL TO WDLY SCT SHRA E OF
  90W. WND W-NWLY 25-40KT DCRG TO 25-35KT AFT 12Z. OTLK...VFR
  WND BECM 17Z VFR.
S 25N...SCT070-SKC. WND NWLY 25-35KT. OTLK...VFR.
GLFMEX MIAMI OCEANIC FIR
 NWRN HALF...SCT070. OCNL BKN055 TOP 100. WND WLY 25-35KT.
  OTLK...VFR WND.
 SERN HALF...SCT025 BKN060. TOP 160. WDLY SCT SHRA/ISOL TSRA. CB
  TOPS FL350. WND SWLY 25-35KT. 05Z SCT040-SKC. WND WLY 25-30KT.
  OTLK...VFR WND.
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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...090 NE TO 150 SW.
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04 TURB...
CSTL WTRS...SEE AIRMETS TANGO WAUS42 KKCI AND WAUS44 KKCI.
HOUSTON OCEANIC FIR N OF 25N...OCNL MOD TURB BLW FL240 DUE TO
  GUSTY GALE FORCE WNDS THRU TNGT.
  SUSTAINED W-NWLY SFC WND 30KT OR GRTR THRU TNGT.
OTRW...NO SGFNT TURB EXP.
GLFMEX MIAMI OCEANIC FIR N OF 25N...OCNL MOD TURB BLW 080 DUE TO
  GUSTY GALE FORCE WNDS THRU TNGT.
  SUSTAINED WLY SFC WND 25KT OR GRTR THRU TNGT.
OTRW...NO SGFNT TURB EXP.
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