Offshore Aviation Area Forecast
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FAGX20 KKCI 280540 AAA
OFAGX
SYNOPSIS VALID TIL 290200Z
FCST...280200Z-281400Z
OTLK...281400Z-290200Z
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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 IMPROVING CONDS ERN SXNS..END OF THUNDER*****
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01 SYNOPSIS...HIGH PRESSURE IS CENTERED OVER S TEXAS NR 27N87W.
AN UPPER LEVEL TROUGH IS OVER THE GLFMEX ALG 90W SUPPORTING A
STRONG CDFNT EXTENDED FROM NRN FL AT 30N81W TO THE YUCATAN
PENINSULA AT 21N89W TO SOUTH MEXICO AT 17N94W. EXP SCT SHRA/TSRA
TO CONTINUE TO PUSH SEWD AHD OF CDFNT. EXP HIGH PRESSURE AND
SUBSIDENCE OVER WRN GLFMEX. EXP MOD TO STG NW WNDS BEHIND CDFNT
TO DECREASE FROM WEST TO EAST AND BE EAST OF FCST AREA BY
OTLK PD.
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02 SIGNIFICANT CLD/WX...UPDATED...
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CSTL WTRS...
BRO-LEV...SKC. OCNL SCT100. OTLK...VFR.
LEV-AAF...SCT090. OCNL BKN090. TOP 150. WND NW 20KT. OTLK...VFR.
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HOUSTON OCEANIC FIR...
W 88W..SCT120. OTLK...VFR.
RMNDR...SCT030 SCT-BKN100. TOP FL250. ISOL SHRA TIL 09Z. OCNL
  WND NWLY 20-25KT. OTLK...VFR.
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GLFMEX MIAMI OCEANIC FIR...
SCT040 BKN090. OCNL BKN030. TOP FL250. ISOL SHRA S OF 25N. WND
  NWLY 20G25KT. OTLK...VFR.
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03 ICE AND FRZLVL...
CSTL WTRS...SEE AIRMETS ZULU WAUS42 KKCI AND WAUS44 KKCI.
HOUSTON OCEANIC FIR...NO SGFNT ICE EXP OUTSIDE CNVTV ACT.
GLFMEX MIAMI OCEANIC FIR...NO SGFNT ICE EXP OUTSIDE CNVTV ACT.
FRZLVL...120 TO 140.
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04 TURB...
CSTL WTRS...SEE AIRMETS TANGO WAUS42 KKCI AND WAUS44 KKCI.
HOUSTON OCEANIC FIR...GLFMEX MIAMI OCEANIC FIR...
MOD TURB BTN FL200 AND FL390 E OF 92W DUE TO STG WNDS.
  COND ENDG BY 14Z.
ELSW...NO SGFNT TURB EXP OUTSIDE CNVTV ACT.
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