Offshore Aviation Area Forecast
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FAGX20 KKCI 250130
OFAGX
SYNOPSIS VALID TIL 260200Z
FCST...250200Z-251400Z
OTLK...251400Z-260200Z
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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...AT 02Z A SEWD MOVG CDFNT WAS NR AN AAF-25N92W LN.
SOME TSRA WERE ALG AND JUST AHD OF THE FNT MAINLY IN THE CSTL
WTRS. STG NWLY WNDS AND IMPROVING SKY CONDS WERE BEHIND THE FNT.
THE FNT WL CONT TO MOVE SLOWLY SEWD WITH NEW ROUNDS OF TSRA DVLPG
ALG/AHD OF THE FNT. STG HI PRES WL PUSH EWD TOWARDS THE GLFMEX FM
TX WITH TIGHTENING PRES GRDNT CAUSING STG NLY WNDS WI 300 NM NW
OF THE FNT TO INCRS TO NR GALE FORCE BY THE END OF THE OTLK.

FOR REFERENCE HERE ARE THE FCST FNT POSNS...
25/02Z...28N87W-25N92W
25/14Z...27N86W-25N90W
26/02Z...27N85W-25N87W
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02 SIGNIFICANT CLD/WX...
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CSTL WTRS...
BRO-LCH...SKC. OCNL BKN100 TOP 150. WND N-NE 20KT.
 OTLK...VFR WND.
LCH-MOB...BKN CI. OCNL BKN100 TOP 150. WND N-NW 20-25KT.
 OTLK...VFR WND.
MOB-AAF...
 NW HLF...SCT-BKN070 TOP 100. BKN CI ABV. WND N-NW 20-25KT.
  OTLK...VFR SHRA WND.
 SE HLF...SCT010 OVC070 TOP FL300. OCNL OVC010. WDLY SCT TSRA.
  CB TOPS TO FL420. OTLK...MVFR CIG SHRA TSRA BECMG VFR SHRA WND.
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HOUSTON OCEANIC FIR...GLFMEX MIAMI OCEANIC FIR...
GRTR THAN 100NM NW OF CDFNT...BKN CI. SKC NWRN PTN.
 WND N 20-30KT. OTLK...VFR WND.
WI 100NM NW OF CDFNT...SCT-BKN070 TOP 100. BKN CI ABV. WDLY SCT
 SHRA NR FNT. WND N-NW 20-30KT. OTLK...VFR SHRA WND.
WI 100NM SE OF CDFNT...SCT010 OVC070 TOP FL300. OCNL BKN010.
 WDLY SCT TSRA. CB TOPS TO FL420. OTLK...MVFR CIG SHRA TSRA.
GRTR THAN 100NM SE OF CDFNT...SCT020. BKN CI ABV. ISOL SHRA/TSRA.
 OTLK...VFR.
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03 ICE AND FRZLVL...
CSTL WTRS...SEE AIRMETS ZULU WAUS42 KKCI AND WAUS44 KKCI.
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HOUSTON OCEANIC FIR...GLFMEX MIAMI OCEANIC FIR...
NO SGFNT ICE EXP OUTSIDE CNVTV ACT.
FRZLVL...100 NW TO 150 SE.
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04 TURB...
CSTL WTRS...SEE AIRMETS TANGO WAUS42 KKCI AND WAUS44 KKCI.
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HOUSTON OCEANIC FIR...GLFMEX MIAMI OCEANIC FIR...
NO SGFNT TURB EXP OUTSIDE CNVTV ACT.
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