Offshore Aviation Area Forecast
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FACA20 KKCI 281530
OFAMKC
INTERNATIONAL OPERATIONS BRANCH
AVIATION WEATHER CENTER KANSAS CITY MISSOURI
VALID 281600-290400
OUTLOOK...290400-291600
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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...A MIDDLE TO UPPER LOW ANCHORED NR 25N62W SUPPORTS A
SFC TROUGH WITH AXIS EXTENDING FROM 31N62W TO A LOW NR 25N66W. A
SFC LOW IN MEXICO EXTENDS INTO THE GULF OF CAMPECHE WHERE A SFC
TROUGH IS ANALYZED FROM NR 22N92W TO 16N94W. BROAD SFC HIGH
PRESSURE OVR ATLC CONTINUES TO EXTEND A RIDGE AXIS SW ACRS FL AND
INTO THE REMAINDER OF THE GLFMEX. AN UPPER LEVEL LOW ACRS THE SE
GLFMEX SUPPORTS ISOL TO WDLY SCT CONVECTION. SFC RIDGING WILL BE
DOMINATE FEATURE ACRS THE GLFMEX DURING THE FCST PD. EXP MOD
TRADES ACRS PTNS OF THE CARIB.
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SIGNIFICANT CLD/WX...
ERN MONTERREY FIR
BKN025 BKN060. TOP 120. ISOL SHRA/TSRA.
OTLK...MVFR CIG SHRA TSRA.
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NRN MERIDA FIR
SCT025 SCT060. OCNL BKN030. TOP 150. ISOL SHRA/TSRA.
OTLK...VFR SHRA TSRA.
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ATLC SWRN NEW YORK FIR
W OF 71W...SCT020 BKN050. OCNL BKN030. TOP 120. WDLY SCT SHRA.
ISOL TSRA. OTLK...VFR SHRA.
E OF 71W...
 N OF 27N...SCT020 BKN050. OCNL BKN030. TOP ABV FL240.
  WDLY SCT SHRA/TSRA. WND E 20KT. OTLK...VFR SHRA TSRA WND.
 S OF 23N...SCT025 SCT060. ISOL SHRA/TSRA. OTLK...VFR SHRA.
 RMNDR...SCT020 BKN050. OCNL BKN030. TOP ABV FL240.
  WDLY SCT SHRA/TSRA. OTLK...VFR SHRA TSRA.
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ATLC MIAMI FIR
SCT030 SCT060. OCNL BKN030. TOP 150. WDLY SCT SHRA. ISOL TSRA.
OTLK...VFR SHRA TSRA.
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SAN JUAN FIR
SCT030 SCT060. OCNL BKN030. TOP 120. ISOL SHRA/TSRA.
OTLK...VFR SHRA TSRA.
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WRN PIARCO FIR
S OF 15N...BKN020 BKN060. TOP ABV FL240. WDLY SCT SHRA/TSRA.
 WND E 20KT. OTLK...VFR SHRA TSRA  WND.
RMNDR...SCT030 SCT060. OCNL BKN030. TOP 150. ISOL SHRA/TSRA.
 OTLK...VFR SHRA TSRA.
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NRN MAIQUETIA FIR...CURACAO FIR
SCT025 BKN060. OCNL BKN030. TOP FL240. WDLY SCT SHRA. ISOL TSRA.
OTLK...VFR SHRA TSRA.
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SANTO DOMINGO FIR...PORT-AU-PRINCE FIR
HISPANIOLA...BKN020 BKN070. TOP FL200. WDLY SCT SHRA/TSRA.
 OTLK...VFR SHRA TSRA.
WTRS...SCT025 BKN060. OCNL BKN030. TOP FL180. WDLY SCT SHRA.
 ISOL TSRA. OTLK...VFR SHRA TSRA.
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NRN BARRANQUILLA FIR
SCT025 SCT060. OCNL BKN040. TOP FL180. ISOL SHRA/TSRA.
WND E 20KT. OTLK...VFR SHRA TSRA WND.
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NRN PANAMA FIR
SCT025 SCT060. OCNL BKN030. TOP 150. ISOL SHRA/TSRA.
OTLK...VFR SHRA TSRA.
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KINGSTON FIR
N OF 18N...SCT025 BKN060. OCNL BKN030. TOP ABV FL240. WDLY SCT
 SHRA/TSRA. OTLK...VFR SHRA TSRA.
RMNDR...SCT025 SCT060. OCNL BKN030. TOP FL180. ISOL SHRA/TSRA.
 OTLK...VFR SHRA TSRA.
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HABANA FIR
CUBA...BKN020 BKN050. TOP 150. WDLY SCT SHRA/TSRA.
 OTLK...VFR SHRA TSRA.
WTRS...SCT025 BKN060. OCNL BKN030. TOP FL240. WDLY SCT SHRA/TSRA.
 OTLK...VFR SHRA TSRA.
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NERN CNTRL AMER FIR
SCT025 BKN050. OCNL BKN030. TOP FL200. WDLY SCT SHRA/TSRA.
OTLK...VFR SHRA TSRA.
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ICE AND FRZLVL...
NO SGFNT ICE EXP OUTSIDE CNVTV ACT.
FRZLVL...
 GLFMEX...145 TO 160.
 CARIB....145 TO 165.
 WRN ATLC...120 TO 160.
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TURB...
NO SGFNT TURB EXP OUTSIDE CNVTV ACT.
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