Regional Weather Synopsis
Issued by NWS Denver/Boulder, CO

Home | Current Version | Previous Version | Text Only | Print | Product List | Glossary On
Versions: 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 11 12 13 14 15 16 17 18 19 20 21 22 23 24 25 26 27 28 29 30 31 32 33 34 35 36 37 38 39 40 41 42 43 44 45 46 47 48 49 50
000
NZUS99 KBOU 191708
SYNBOU

Hot-Air Balloon Forecast for Colorado
National Weather Service Denver/Boulder, Colorado
1105 MDT Thursday, September 19, 2019


* * * * * Northeast Colorado * * * * *

METAR KFNL 191656Z AUTO 01006KT 10SM CLR 21/09 A3003 RMK AO2 SLP117
       T02110094
METAR KFNL 191556Z AUTO 01007KT 10SM CLR 18/09 A3004 RMK AO2 SLP124
       T01830089
METAR KFNL 191456Z AUTO 02005KT 10SM CLR 16/07 A3006 RMK AO2 SLP133
       T01560072 51007

METAR KGXY 191656Z AUTO 10003KT 10SM CLR 21/11 A3002 RMK AO2 SLP138
       T02110111
METAR KGXY 191556Z AUTO 00000KT 10SM CLR 17/10 A3004 RMK AO2 SLP146
       T01720100
METAR KGXY 191456Z AUTO 27005KT 10SM CLR 14/10 A3005 RMK AO2 SLP152
       T01440100 51009

METAR KLMO 191655Z AUTO 00000KT 10SM CLR 24/05 A3004 RMK AO2
       T02400053
METAR KLMO 191635Z AUTO 12004KT 10SM CLR 24/05 A3004 RMK AO2
       T02360053
METAR KLMO 191615Z AUTO 11004KT 10SM CLR 23/05 A3005 RMK AO2
       T02280051

METAR KBDU 191648Z AUTO 08003KT 10SM CLR 22/03 A3004 RMK AO2
METAR KBDU 191630Z AUTO 09003KT 10SM CLR 22/03 A3004 RMK AO2
METAR KBDU 191612Z AUTO 10004KT 10SM CLR 21/05 A3005 RMK AO2

METAR KEIK 191648Z AUTO 04003KT 10SM CLR 22/03 A3008 RMK AO2
       T02170027
METAR KEIK 191630Z AUTO 00000KT 10SM CLR 21/03 A3009 RMK AO2
       T02120029
METAR KEIK 191612Z AUTO 00000KT 10SM CLR 20/03 A3009 RMK AO2
       T02030026

KBJC 191121Z 1912/2012 VRB05KT P6SM FEW100
     FM191800 08009KT P6SM FEW100
     FM200000 32013KT P6SM SCT100 BKN200
     FM200200 29009KT P6SM FEW100 SCT200
METAR KBJC 191647Z 00000KT 20SM SKC 21/04 A3007
METAR KBJC 191555Z 10005KT 20SM SKC 20/03 A3007
METAR KBJC 191545Z VRB03KT 30SM SKC 19/03 A3007

KDEN 191408Z 1914/2018 25007KT P6SM SKC
     FM191600 30005KT P6SM FEW100
     FM191900 09012KT P6SM FEW100
     FM192200 12013KT P6SM SCT100
     FM200100 31013KT P6SM SCT100 BKN200
     FM200300 18012KT P6SM FEW120 SCT200
     FM201500 21014KT P6SM FEW080 SCT200
METAR KDEN 191653Z VRB03KT 10SM FEW110 22/05 A3005 RMK AO2 SLP098
       T02220050
METAR KDEN 191553Z 34005KT 10SM FEW150 19/06 A3006 RMK AO2 SLP112
       T01940061
METAR KDEN 191453Z 28006KT 10SM FEW160 17/07 A3006 RMK AO2 SLP112 T01670067
        51008

METAR KFTG 191657Z 00000KT 10SM FEW120 24/05 A3006
METAR KFTG 191557Z 28005KT 10SM SKC 21/06 A3007
METAR KFTG 191450Z 27008KT 10SM SKC 18/07 A3007

METAR KBKF 191658Z 00000KT 10SM FEW090 FEW180 24/05 A3005 RMK AO2A
       SLP104 T02370046
METAR KBKF 191558Z 00000KT 10SM FEW140 20/06 A3007 RMK AO2A SLP115
       T02010057
METAR KBKF 191458Z 00000KT 10SM FEW140 17/06 A3007 RMK AO2A SLP115
       T01730059 50006

KAPA 191121Z 1912/2012 VRB05KT P6SM FEW100
     FM191800 07011KT P6SM FEW100
     FM192000 18012G19KT P6SM FEW100 SCT200
METAR KAPA 191653Z 33005KT 10SM FEW140 24/05 A3006 RMK AO2 SLP111
       T02390050
METAR KAPA 191553Z 08004KT 10SM CLR 21/05 A3007 RMK AO2 SLP120
       T02110050
METAR KAPA 191453Z 00000KT 10SM CLR 18/04 A3008 RMK AO2 SLP123 T01830044
       50005

METAR KMNH 191648Z AUTO 22007G15KT 10SM SCT090 23/01 A3017 RMK AO2
METAR KMNH 191630Z AUTO 25011G15KT 10SM CLR 23/01 A3017 RMK AO2
METAR KMNH 191612Z AUTO 25011G17KT 10SM CLR 23/01 A3017 RMK AO2

METAR KFMM 191655Z AUTO 00000KT 10SM CLR 22/11 A3002 RMK AO2
       T02220110
METAR KFMM 191635Z AUTO 00000KT 10SM CLR 21/11 A3002 RMK AO2
       T02140107
METAR KFMM 191615Z AUTO 18003KT 10SM CLR 21/11 A3003 RMK AO2
       T02050106

METAR KSTK 191640Z AUTO 06004KT 10SM CLR 22/15 A2998 RMK AO2
METAR KSTK 191620Z AUTO 00000KT 10SM CLR 21/15 A2998 RMK AO2
METAR KSTK 191600Z AUTO 14003KT 10SM CLR 21/15 A2999 RMK AO2

METAR KAKO 191653Z AUTO 25003KT 10SM CLR 23/12 A3001 RMK AO2 SLP108
       T02330122
METAR KAKO 191553Z AUTO 00000KT 10SM 21/14 A3002 RMK AO2 SLP116
       T02060144
METAR KAKO 191453Z AUTO 10SM CLR 18/14 A3002 RMK AO2 SLP119 T01780144
       53003

METAR KLIC 191655Z AUTO 00000KT 10SM CLR 28/02 A3005 RMK AO2 SLP100
       T02780022
METAR KLIC 191555Z AUTO 00000KT 10SM CLR 23/06 A3006 RMK AO2 SLP110
       T02330061
METAR KLIC 191455Z AUTO 00000KT 10SM CLR 19/08 A3006 RMK AO2 SLP112
       T01940078 51005


METAR K2V6 191654Z AUTO 12003KT 10SM CLR 23/07 A2999 RMK AO2
METAR K2V6 191634Z AUTO 13004KT 10SM CLR 22/14 A2999 RMK AO2
METAR K2V6 191614Z AUTO 18004KT 10SM CLR 21/13 A3000 RMK AO2

METAR K2V5 191655Z AUTO 00000KT 10SM CLR 25/13 A2998 RMK AO2
METAR K2V5 191635Z AUTO 00000KT 10SM CLR 23/13 A2998 RMK AO2
METAR K2V5 191615Z AUTO 15004KT 10SM CLR 23/14 A2998 RMK AO2

METAR KITR 191653Z AUTO VRB04KT 10SM CLR 26/13 A3000 RMK AO2 SLP107
       T02610128
METAR KITR 191553Z AUTO 25005KT 10SM CLR 20/14 A3002 RMK AO2 SLP124
       T02000139
SPECI KITR 191500Z AUTO 30005KT 9SM SCT001 14/13 A3002 RMK AO2
       T01440133

Sunrise/Sunset for 09/19/2019
Fort Collins - 06:44:57 MDT / 19:03:14 MDT
Denver       - 06:44:43 MDT / 19:02:37 MDT
Sterling     - 06:37:31 MDT / 18:55:50 MDT

Denver/Boulder (KFTG) 09/19/19 16:48 UTC
Radar VAD winds      Height      Dir/Spd(kt)
                  15000 FT MSL...224/013
                  14600 FT MSL...214/022
                  14000 FT MSL...229/023
                  13000 FT MSL...236/022
                  12700 FT MSL...239/021
                  12000 FT MSL...235/017
                  11200 FT MSL...240/015
                  11000 FT MSL...239/008
                  10000 FT MSL...213/019
                  10000 FT MSL...212/017
                   9000 FT MSL...154/004
                   8900 FT MSL...164/004
                   8000 FT MSL...259/005
                   7300 FT MSL...235/007
                   7000 FT MSL...243/006
                   6600 FT MSL...241/006
                   6200 FT MSL...325/008
                   6000 FT MSL...314/007
                   5900 FT MSL...296/007

Denver/Boulder Aviation Discussion
Issued at 0937 UTC Thursday, September 19, 2019

.AVIATION...(For the 12Z TAFS through 12Z Friday morning)
Issued at 332 AM MDT Thu Sep 19 2019
VFR conditions will prevail through tonight. Mid level clouds
will increase after 18Z. Scattered showers and storms are expected
to form over the mountains to the west of Denver and track
northeast. This convection is expected to stay west of the Denver
area and not impact the airports. Southerly winds will continue
through mid morning then become light as they turn easterly. Winds
should remain an east to southeast direction through 03Z.


* * * * * Southeast Colorado * * * * *

METAR K4BM 191648Z AUTO 22013G19KT 10SM CLR 11/M01 A3045 RMK AO2
METAR K4BM 191630Z AUTO 22013G21KT 10SM CLR 11/M01 A3045 RMK AO2
METAR K4BM 191612Z AUTO 23015G21KT 10SM CLR 10/M01 A3045 RMK AO2

METAR KAFF 191658Z AUTO 11007KT 10SM CLR 25/M01 A3010 RMK AO2 SLP101
       T02531007
METAR KAFF 191558Z AUTO 09005KT 10SM CLR 23/02 A3010 RMK AO2 SLP101
       T02320015

KCOS 191129Z 1912/2012 02006KT P6SM SKC
     FM191600 17010KT P6SM FEW150
     FM192000 20014G25KT P6SM SCT100
     FM200200 14010KT P6SM SCT080 BKN150
METAR KCOS 191654Z 17011G16KT 10SM FEW100 26/03 A3010 RMK AO2 SLP109
       T02560028
METAR KCOS 191554Z VRB03KT 10SM FEW090 23/04 A3011 RMK AO2 SLP111
       T02330044
METAR KCOS 191454Z VRB03KT 10SM CLR 21/06 A3012 RMK AO2 SLP116 T02060056
       50004

METAR KABH 191658Z AUTO 19008KT 10SM CLR 25/00 A3012 RMK AO2 SLP120
       T02530002 $
METAR KABH 191558Z AUTO 19007KT 10SM CLR 24/02 A3013 RMK AO2 SLP127
       T02380022 $
METAR KABH 191458Z AUTO 00000KT 10SM CLR 20/05 A3013 RMK AO2 SLP132
       T02030052 51005 $

METAR KFLY 191655Z AUTO 21008KT 10SM CLR 24/M01 A3016 RMK AO2
       T02441007
METAR KFLY 191635Z AUTO 21008KT 10SM CLR 24/00 A3016 RMK AO2
       T02370002
METAR KFLY 191615Z AUTO 20007KT 170V230 10SM CLR 23/00 A3017 RMK AO2
       T02340000

KFCS 191300Z 1913/2019 VRB06KT 9999 SKC QNH3005INS
     BECMG 1917/1918 21012KT 9999 FEW150 QNH3001INS
     TEMPO 1918/1923 20015G20KT SCT140 520007
     BECMG 1923/1924 18009KT 9999 SCT140 QNH2999INS
     BECMG 2003/2004 VRB06KT 9999 SCT090 QNH3002INS
     BECMG 2016/2017 21020G30KT 9999 SKC 530009 QNH2998INS TX30/1920Z
     TN09/1913Z
METAR KFCS 191658Z AUTO 15009KT 10SM CLR 27/03 A3006 RMK AO2 SLP116
       T02660025 $
METAR KFCS 191558Z AUTO 16005KT 10SM CLR 22/05 A3007 RMK AO2 SLP125
       T02230052 $

KPUB 191129Z 1912/2012 VRB05KT P6SM SKC
     FM191600 19008KT P6SM FEW150
     FM192100 16014KT P6SM SCT100
     FM200200 10011KT P6SM SCT090 BKN150
METAR KPUB 191653Z 00000KT 10SM CLR 24/07 A3002 RMK AO2 SLP106
       T02440072
METAR KPUB 191553Z 00000KT 10SM CLR 21/08 A3003 RMK AO2 SLP110 T02110078
       PNO $
METAR KPUB 191453Z VRB04KT 10SM CLR 18/07 A3004 RMK AO2 SLP114 6////
       T01830072 51006 PNO $

METAR KVTP 191654Z AUTO 23009G16KT 10SM CLR 14/00 A3039 RMK AO2
METAR KVTP 191630Z AUTO 25008G16KT 220V280 10SM CLR 13/00 A3040 RMK
       AO2
METAR KVTP 191612Z AUTO 24005KT 10SM CLR 13/00 A3039 RMK AO2

METAR KTAD 191654Z AUTO VRB05KT 10SM CLR 28/02 A3008 RMK AO2 SLP098
       T02830022
METAR KTAD 191554Z AUTO 24010KT 10SM CLR 26/03 A3010 RMK AO2 SLP107
       T02610028
METAR KTAD 191454Z AUTO 25012KT 10SM CLR 22/02 A3010 RMK AO2 SLP115
       T02220017 51006

METAR KLHX 191653Z AUTO 17004KT 10SM CLR 26/04 A3001 RMK AO2 SLP102
       T02610044
METAR KLHX 191553Z AUTO 00000KT 10SM CLR 22/08 A3002 RMK AO2 SLP108
       T02170078
METAR KLHX 191453Z AUTO 11007KT 10SM CLR 19/08 A3002 RMK AO2 SLP112
       T01890078 53009


METAR KSPD 191656Z AUTO 19014KT 28/12 A3001 RMK AO1 SLP097 T02830117
METAR KSPD 191556Z AUTO 19015G19KT 27/12 A3002 RMK AO1 SLP102
       T02720122
METAR KSPD 191456Z AUTO 20012KT 24/13 A3002 RMK AO1 SLP104 T02390128
       50002

Sunrise/Sunset for 09/19/2019
Burlington - 06:34:03 MDT / 18:51:46 MDT
Pueblo     - 06:43:40 MDT / 19:00:55 MDT
Lamar      - 06:35:42 MDT / 18:52:52 MDT

Pueblo (KPUX) 09/19/19 16:47 UTC
Radar VAD winds      Height      Dir/Spd(kt)
                  16000 FT MSL...253/019
                  15000 FT MSL...247/022
                  14000 FT MSL...224/020
                  13200 FT MSL...231/018
                  13000 FT MSL...235/019
                  12000 FT MSL...241/015
                  11600 FT MSL...251/014
                  11000 FT MSL...248/012
                  10000 FT MSL...244/007
                   9900 FT MSL...236/006
                   9000 FT MSL...216/007
                   8100 FT MSL...197/006
                   8000 FT MSL...192/006
                   7000 FT MSL...108/004
                   6400 FT MSL...140/003
                   6300 FT MSL...116/002
                   6000 FT MSL...128/002
                   5700 FT MSL...189/003

Pueblo Aviation Discussion
Issued at 1037 UTC Thursday, September 19, 2019

.AVIATION...(For the 12Z TAFS through 12Z Friday morning)
Issued at 355 AM MDT Thu Sep 19 2019
VFR conditions expected at all taf sites the next 24 hrs. S-SW winds
will strengthen at all terminals 18z-20z, and gusts of 20-25 kts are
likely until 02z-04z. Mountains will see sct -tsra this afternoon and
overnight, with a few -shra spilling out over lower elevations,
including KALS, late in the day.


* * * * * Northwest Colorado * * * * *

METAR KCAG 191653Z AUTO 22018G28KT 10SM CLR 25/00 A3002 RMK AO2 PK WND
       22036/1603 SLP095 T02500000
METAR KCAG 191553Z AUTO VRB03KT 10SM CLR 22/04 A3004 RMK AO2 SLP100
       T02220039
METAR KCAG 191453Z AUTO 00000KT 10SM CLR 16/04 A3004 RMK AO2 SLP119
       T01560039 50000

METAR KHDN 191656Z AUTO 20010G20KT 10SM CLR 24/02 A3007 RMK AO2 WSHFT
       1631 SLP103 T02390017
SPECI KHDN 191651Z AUTO 22014G21KT 10SM CLR 23/02 A3007 RMK AO2 WSHFT
       1631
METAR KHDN 191556Z AUTO 14012G15KT 10SM CLR 19/03 A3008 RMK AO2 SLP118
       T01940033

METAR KSBS 191655Z AUTO 13012G17KT 10SM SCT090 22/03 A3008 RMK AO1
       T02230034
METAR KSBS 191635Z AUTO 11011G18KT 10SM CLR 21/04 A3008 RMK AO1
       T02110035
METAR KSBS 191615Z AUTO 09008KT 10SM CLR 20/05 A3009 RMK AO1
       T01990045

METAR KC07 191654Z AUTO 10SM CLR 13/02 A3035 RMK AO2
METAR KC07 191630Z AUTO 10SM SCT043 12/02 A3035 RMK AO2
METAR KC07 191612Z AUTO 10SM SCT043 12/01 A3035 RMK AO2

METAR K33V 191635Z AUTO 19016G21KT 10SM CLR 18/M00 A3020 RMK AO1
METAR K33V 191615Z AUTO 19009G20KT 10SM CLR 18/M01 A3020 RMK AO1
METAR K33V 191555Z AUTO 20012G22KT 10SM CLR 17/M01 A3020 RMK AO1

METAR KEEO 191653Z AUTO 18015G26KT 10SM CLR 23/00 A3005 RMK AO2 PK WND
       16026/1648 SLP093 T02330000
METAR KEEO 191553Z AUTO 19011G18KT 10SM CLR 22/01 A3006 RMK AO2 SLP103
       T02170011
METAR KEEO 191453Z AUTO 07003KT 10SM CLR 15/05 A3006 RMK AO2 SLP115
       T01500050 50001

METAR K20V 191647Z AUTO 10003KT 10SM CLR 16/01 A3018 RMK AO2
METAR K20V 191629Z AUTO 10004KT 10SM CLR 15/02 A3019 RMK AO2
METAR K20V 191606Z AUTO 00000KT 10SM CLR 15/02 A3021 RMK AO2

METAR KGNB 191652Z AUTO 00000KT 10SM CLR 16/03 A3022 RMK AO2
       T01550028
METAR KGNB 191634Z AUTO 00000KT 10SM CLR 14/03 A3024 RMK AO2
       T01350029
METAR KGNB 191611Z AUTO 00000KT 10SM CLR 13/03 A3024 RMK AO2
       T01250026

METAR K0CO 191712Z AUTO 20008G18KT 171V251 10SM CLR 07/M01 A3050 RMK
       AO2
METAR K0CO 191654Z AUTO 24009G23KT 10SM CLR 06/M01 A3049 RMK AO2
METAR K0CO 191636Z AUTO 24009G19KT 10SM CLR 06/M02 A3049 RMK AO2

KGJT 191616Z 1916/2012 15012KT P6SM FEW250
     FM191700 17017G26KT P6SM FEW120 SCT250
     FM200200 15013G20KT P6SM SCT100 BKN120
METAR KGJT 191653Z 18013G23KT 10SM CLR 27/04 A2997 RMK AO2 PK WND
       15027/1642 SLP078 T02720044
METAR KGJT 191553Z 13012KT 10SM CLR 24/04 A3000 RMK AO2 SLP090
       T02440039
METAR KGJT 191453Z 15015KT 10SM CLR 22/03 A3000 RMK AO2 SLP093 T02220033
       53006

KRIL 191615Z 1916/2012 26010KT P6SM FEW250
     FM191700 21012G25KT P6SM FEW100 SCT150
     FM200200 17012KT P6SM SCT090 BKN100
METAR KRIL 191653Z AUTO 28007KT 10SM CLR 24/02 A3002 RMK AO2 SLP094
        T02440017 $
METAR KRIL 191553Z AUTO 26010KT 10SM CLR 22/05 A3002 RMK AO2 SLP097
       T02170050 $
METAR KRIL 191453Z AUTO 05007KT 10SM CLR 18/04 A3002 RMK AO2 SLP103
       T01830044 58002

METAR K5SM 191643Z AUTO 18010G20KT 120V230 10SM CLR 12/M01 A3039 RMK
       AO2
METAR K5SM 191627Z AUTO 21012G22KT 180V240 10SM CLR 11/M01 A3040 RMK
       AO2
METAR K5SM 191603Z AUTO 19009G20KT 10SM CLR 10/M01 A3040 RMK AO2

KEGE 191620Z 1916/2012 VRB03KT P6SM SCT150
     FM191700 22013G26KT P6SM FEW100 SCT150
     FM200300 13008KT P6SM SCT070 BKN100
METAR KEGE 191656Z 00000KT 10SM CLR 17/02 A3013 RMK AO2 SLP160
       T01670017
METAR KEGE 191556Z 28003KT 10SM CLR 13/02 A3016 RMK AO2 SLP175
       T01330017
METAR KEGE 191456Z 00000KT 10SM CLR 10/01 A3018 RMK AO2 SLP182 T01000011
       50004

KASE 191621Z 1916/2012 17010KT P6SM FEW080 FEW150
     FM191800 19012G24KT P6SM FEW080 SCT150
     FM200300 18006KT P6SM SCT060 BKN100
METAR KASE 191653Z 17005KT 10SM FEW090 20/01 A3017 RMK AO2 SLP104
       T02000006
METAR KASE 191553Z 18014KT 10SM CLR 19/00 A3018 RMK AO2 SLP105
       T01940000
METAR KASE 191453Z 14008KT 10SM CLR 16/02 A3018 RMK AO2 SLP110 T01610017
       50000

METAR KCCU 191648Z AUTO 14014G26KT 10SM CLR 13/M02 A3046 RMK AO2
METAR KCCU 191630Z AUTO 13010G29KT 10SM CLR 12/M02 A3046 RMK AO2
METAR KCCU 191612Z AUTO 14019G29KT 10SM CLR 12/M01 A3046 RMK AO2

METAR KLXV 191653Z AUTO 17011G21KT 10SM CLR 15/M02 A3031 RMK AO2 SLP116
       T01501017
METAR KLXV 191553Z AUTO 19010G16KT 7SM CLR 13/00 A3033 RMK AO2 SLP118
       T01280000
SPECI KLXV 191513Z AUTO 20004KT 8SM CLR 10/00 A3034 RMK AO2
       T01000000

Sunrise/Sunset for 09/19/2019
Rangely           - 06:59:54 MDT / 19:17:58 MDT
Grand Junction    - 06:59:14 MDT / 19:16:50 MDT
Steamboat Springs - 06:51:59 MDT / 19:10:13 MDT

Grand Junction (KGJX) 09/19/19 16:53 UTC
Radar VAD winds      Height      Dir/Spd(kt)
                  17000 FT MSL...198/037
                  16300 FT MSL...207/033
                  16000 FT MSL...212/032
                  15000 FT MSL...214/030
                  14600 FT MSL...209/030
                  14000 FT MSL...211/028
                  13000 FT MSL...207/027
                  12900 FT MSL...211/027
                  12000 FT MSL...199/027
                  11100 FT MSL...205/025
                  11000 FT MSL...200/028
                  11000 FT MSL...199/028
                  10400 FT MSL...204/026

Grand Junction Aviation Discussion
Issued at 0959 UTC Thursday, September 19, 2019

.AVIATION...(For the 12Z TAFS through 12Z Friday morning)
Issued at 358 AM MDT Thu Sep 19 2019
Southwest winds will increase this afternoon and continue through
early evening ahead of an approaching trough. Surface winds at
many TAF sites could gust in the 20 to 30 kt range with some
higher gusts at times to 35 kts. Some mid level clouds will form
as well as some isolated to scattered storms after 21Z over mainly
western Colorado high terrain. Mountain wave turbulence and wind
shear is possible due to the stronger upper level winds mixing to
the surface.


* * * * * Southwest Colorado * * * * *

METAR KAJZ 191655Z AUTO 07007KT 10SM CLR 27/02 A3005 RMK AO2
       T02660022
METAR KAJZ 191635Z AUTO 06004KT 10SM CLR 25/02 A3006 RMK AO2
       T02540022
METAR KAJZ 191615Z AUTO 08005KT 10SM CLR 25/03 A3007 RMK AO2
       T02500028

KMTJ 191618Z 1916/2012 14005KT P6SM FEW090 SCT120
     FM191700 21014G24KT P6SM SCT100 BKN150
     FM200200 16012KT P6SM SCT080 BKN100
METAR KMTJ 191653Z AUTO 08005KT 10SM CLR 24/03 A3008 RMK AO2 SLP112
       T02390033
METAR KMTJ 191553Z AUTO 14005KT 10SM CLR 20/04 A3011 RMK AO2 SLP125
       T02000044
METAR KMTJ 191453Z AUTO 20007KT 10SM FEW090 SCT120 15/04 A3012 RMK AO2
       SLP136 T01500039 53007

METAR KGUC 191656Z AUTO 00000KT 10SM SCT090 14/04 A3023 RMK AO2 SLP178
       T01390044
METAR KGUC 191556Z AUTO 00000KT 10SM CLR 12/03 A3026 RMK AO2 SLP190
       T01170028
METAR KGUC 191456Z AUTO 00000KT 10SM CLR 07/01 A3028 RMK AO2 SLP202
       T00720011 50003

METAR K7BM 191651Z AUTO 25010G25KT 180V030 10SM CLR 17/M03 A3033 RMK
       AO2
METAR K7BM 191629Z AUTO 10004G16KT 10SM CLR 16/00 A3034 RMK AO2
METAR K7BM 191611Z AUTO 24003KT 10SM CLR 16/M01 A3033 RMK AO2

METAR KAEJ 191655Z AUTO 14011KT 10SM CLR 20/00 A3020 RMK AO2
       T02040000
METAR KAEJ 191635Z AUTO 11006KT 10SM CLR 19/01 A3022 RMK AO2
       T01900007
METAR KAEJ 191615Z AUTO 10003KT 10SM CLR 17/01 A3022 RMK AO2
       T01730005

METAR KANK 191655Z AUTO 19011G19KT 10SM CLR 23/00 A3025 RMK AO1
       T02310002
METAR KANK 191635Z AUTO 19008G14KT 10SM CLR 22/00 A3026 RMK AO1
       T02240001
METAR KANK 191615Z AUTO 00000KT 10SM CLR 20/01 A3027 RMK AO1
       T02030012

METAR KMYP 191649Z AUTO 10SM CLR 10/00 A3058 RMK AO2
METAR KMYP 191629Z AUTO 10SM CLR 10/M01 A3058 RMK AO2
METAR KMYP 191611Z AUTO 10SM CLR 09/M01 A3057 RMK AO2

METAR KAIB 191655Z AUTO 18022G28KT 10SM CLR 24/01 A3010 RMK AO2
METAR KAIB 191635Z AUTO 20013G23KT 10SM CLR 25/01 A3011 RMK AO2
METAR KAIB 191615Z AUTO 18020G24KT 10SM CLR 24/02 A3012 RMK AO2

KTEX 191133Z 1912/2012 15009KT P6SM SCT070 BKN150
     FM191600 16013G18KT P6SM SCT070 BKN100
     FM192100 15011G23KT P6SM VCTS SCT060CB BKN100
     FM200400 16009KT P6SM SCT026 BKN100 WS020/21035KT
METAR KTEX 191655Z AUTO 12005KT 10SM BKN065 OVC090 17/00 A3032 RMK
       AO2
METAR KTEX 191635Z AUTO 12008G16KT 10SM BKN065 OVC080 17/00 A3032 RMK
       AO2
METAR KTEX 191615Z AUTO 16008KT 10SM BKN080 BKN090 17/00 A3033 RMK
       AO2

METAR K04V 191654Z AUTO 00000KT 10SM CLR 17/03 A3026 RMK AO2 PWINO
METAR K04V 191636Z AUTO 00000KT 10SM CLR 16/02 A3027 RMK AO2 PWINO
METAR K04V 191618Z AUTO 00000KT 10SM SCT080 16/02 A3027 RMK AO2
       PWINO

METAR KCEZ 191653Z AUTO 18006G15KT 10SM BKN085 24/04 A3011 RMK AO2
        SLP121 T02440044
METAR KCEZ 191553Z AUTO VRB03KT 10SM CLR 23/05 A3012 RMK AO2 SLP125
       T02280050
METAR KCEZ 191453Z AUTO 00000KT 10SM CLR 17/05 A3013 RMK AO2 SLP138
       T01720050 51005

KDRO 191133Z 1912/2012 VRB04KT P6SM FEW080 SCT150
     FM191800 21008KT P6SM VCSH SCT090 BKN100
     FM200000 14006KT P6SM VCSH SCT050 BKN080
     FM200600 07006KT P6SM SCT060 BKN080
METAR KDRO 191653Z AUTO 10007KT 10SM CLR 20/06 A3019 RMK AO2 SLP148
       T02000056
METAR KDRO 191553Z AUTO 10006KT 10SM SCT100 17/07 A3021 RMK AO2 SLP159
       T01720072
METAR KDRO 191453Z AUTO 00000KT 10SM BKN100 13/07 A3021 RMK AO2 SLP170
       T01330072 53008

METAR KPSO 191655Z AUTO 00000KT 10SM SCT090 19/03 A3027 RMK AO2
       T01910028
METAR KPSO 191635Z AUTO 00000KT 10SM SCT090 18/03 A3028 RMK AO2
       T01820025
METAR KPSO 191615Z AUTO 00000KT 10SM BKN090 18/04 A3028 RMK AO2
       T01780040

METAR KCPW 191647Z AUTO 20017G28KT 10SM CLR 07/01 A3053 RMK AO2
METAR KCPW 191630Z AUTO 21020G31KT 10SM CLR 07/00 A3053 RMK AO2
METAR KCPW 191612Z AUTO 20017G25KT 180V240 10SM SCT033 SCT045 07/01
       A3054 RMK AO2

KALS 191129Z 1912/2012 VRB05KT P6SM FEW150
     FM191600 20010KT P6SM FEW120
     FM192000 22012G25KT P6SM SCT120
     FM200200 20009KT P6SM VCSH SCT050 BKN100
METAR KALS 191652Z AUTO 19006KT 10SM CLR 18/03 A3024 RMK AO2 SLP163
       T01780028
METAR KALS 191552Z AUTO 00000KT 10SM CLR 15/03 A3025 RMK AO2 SLP172
       T01500028
METAR KALS 191452Z AUTO 10003KT 10SM CLR 11/03 A3026 RMK AO2 SLP181
        T01060028 51006

Sunrise/Sunset for 09/19/2019
Vail    - 06:50:19 MDT / 19:08:11 MDT
Durango - 06:56:53 MDT / 19:13:43 MDT
Alamosa - 06:48:51 MDT / 19:05:46 MDT

Grand Junction (KGJX) 09/19/19 16:53 UTC
Radar VAD winds      Height      Dir/Spd(kt)
                  17000 FT MSL...198/037
                  16300 FT MSL...207/033
                  16000 FT MSL...212/032
                  15000 FT MSL...214/030
                  14600 FT MSL...209/030
                  14000 FT MSL...211/028
                  13000 FT MSL...207/027
                  12900 FT MSL...211/027
                  12000 FT MSL...199/027
                  11100 FT MSL...205/025
                  11000 FT MSL...200/028
                  11000 FT MSL...199/028
                  10400 FT MSL...204/026

Grand Junction Aviation Discussion
Issued at 0959 UTC Thursday, September 19, 2019

.AVIATION...(For the 12Z TAFS through 12Z Friday morning)
Issued at 358 AM MDT Thu Sep 19 2019
Southwest winds will increase this afternoon and continue through
early evening ahead of an approaching trough. Surface winds at
many TAF sites could gust in the 20 to 30 kt range with some
higher gusts at times to 35 kts. Some mid level clouds will form
as well as some isolated to scattered storms after 21Z over mainly
western Colorado high terrain. Mountain wave turbulence and wind
shear is possible due to the stronger upper level winds mixing to
the surface.


* * * * * Arizona * * * * *

KPGA 191131Z 1912/2012 18009KT P6SM SKC
     FM191730 19016G25KT P6SM FEW120
     FM200200 21008G15KT P6SM SKC
METAR KPGA 191653Z AUTO 17014G24KT 10SM CLR 27/04 A2992 RMK AO2 SLP061
       T02720044 TSNO
METAR KPGA 191553Z AUTO 17016G25KT 10SM CLR 25/04 A2993 RMK AO2 SLP069
        T02500039 TSNO
METAR KPGA 191453Z AUTO 18012G20KT 10SM CLR 23/04 A2993 RMK AO2 SLP071
       T02330044 51006 TSNO

METAR KRQE 191653Z AUTO 17011KT 10SM CLR A3018 RMK AO2 SLPNO
METAR KRQE 191553Z AUTO 00000KT 10SM CLR A3019 RMK AO2 SLPNO

Flagstaff (KFSX) 09/19/19 16:51 UTC
Radar VAD winds      Height      Dir/Spd(kt)
                  15000 FT MSL...185/034
                  12000 FT MSL...210/035
                  11900 FT MSL...203/024
                  11000 FT MSL...212/032
                  10800 FT MSL...210/029
                  10000 FT MSL...211/030
                  10000 FT MSL...212/026
                   9200 FT MSL...213/024
                   9000 FT MSL...210/025
                   8500 FT MSL...212/019
                   8100 FT MSL...207/025
                   8000 FT MSL...207/023
                   7800 FT MSL...208/023

Flagstaff Aviation Discussion
Issued at 1603 UTC Thursday, September 19, 2019

.AVIATION...For the 18Z package...Expect mainly VFR conditions
through the 24 hour TAF period. The exception being isold shra/-tsra
along the New Mexico border through 01Z. Sfc winds sw15-25g35-40kts
from 17Z-02Z. Aviation discussion not updated for TAF amendments.


* * * * * Utah * * * * *

KSLC 191508Z 1915/2018 34004KT P6SM FEW200
     FM191600 15007KT P6SM FEW120 SCT200
     FM192100 33012G20KT P6SM SCT150
     FM200100 32010KT P6SM SCT080 BKN120
     FM200400 34008KT P6SM VCSH SCT080 BKN100
     FM200600 29007KT P6SM -SHRA BKN060 OVC090
METAR KSLC 191654Z 00000KT 10SM FEW140 FEW220 17/04 A2983 RMK AO2 SLP057
       T01670044
METAR KSLC 191554Z 00000KT 10SM FEW140 FEW220 14/04 A2986 RMK AO2 SLP068
       T01440039
METAR KSLC 191454Z 36004KT 10SM FEW130 FEW200 13/04 A2987 RMK AO2 SLP076
       T01280039 51004

KVEL 191133Z 1912/2012 30006KT P6SM FEW120 FEW250
     FM191700 21014G26KT P6SM FEW120 SCT150
     FM200300 25012KT P6SM BKN100
METAR KVEL 191653Z AUTO 19009G19KT 10SM CLR 24/02 A2994 RMK AO2 SLP081
       T02440022
METAR KVEL 191553Z AUTO VRB03KT 10SM CLR 21/04 A2995 RMK AO2 SLP086
       T02110039
METAR KVEL 191453Z AUTO 00000KT 10SM CLR 19/03 A2996 RMK AO2 SLP088
       T01890028 52007

METAR KPUC 191653Z AUTO VRB04KT 10SM CLR 21/01 A2997 RMK AO2 SLP081
       T02110006
METAR KPUC 191553Z AUTO 14006KT 10SM CLR 19/M01 A2999 RMK AO2 SLP087
       T01941006

KCNY 191623Z 1916/2012 15010KT P6SM SKC
     FM191800 19015G23KT P6SM FEW100 FEW250
     FM192000 20020G31KT P6SM FEW120 SCT250
     FM200500 22015G23KT P6SM SCT120 BKN250
METAR KCNY 191653Z AUTO 17012G18KT 10SM CLR 27/01 A2991 RMK AO2 SLP072
       T02670011
METAR KCNY 191553Z AUTO 14009KT 10SM CLR 25/02 A2993 RMK AO2 SLP078
       T02500022
METAR KCNY 191453Z AUTO 15011KT 10SM CLR 23/02 A2994 RMK AO2 SLP081
        T02280022 51008


Salt Lake City (KMTX) 09/19/19 17:00 UTC
Radar VAD winds      Height      Dir/Spd(kt)
                   9100 FT MSL...181/006
                   8000 FT MSL...187/020
                   7600 FT MSL...179/006
                   7100 FT MSL...194/008
                   7000 FT MSL...219/006
                   6900 FT MSL...215/004

Salt Lake City Aviation Discussion
Issued at 1655 UTC Thursday, September 19, 2019

.AVIATION...
Shallow northerly flow across the SLC terminal this morning is
still expected to be erased by southerly winds aloft mixing down
to the surface during the 17-21z window. This said, there is a 20%
chance that southerly winds aloft do not surface. The winds will
then shift back to the west northwest between 21-22Z becoming
moderately gusty mid/late afternoon. Cigs will lower after about
04-06Z with showers developing around midnight.


* * * * * Wyoming * * * * *

KEVW 191120Z 1912/2012 20010KT P6SM SKC
     FM191700 21015G25KT P6SM SKC
     FM191900 22018G30KT P6SM SCT080 SCT150
     FM192300 22014G25KT P6SM SCT080 OVC130
     FM200400 26010KT P6SM BKN100
     FM201000 23010KT P6SM -SHRA BKN040 OVC070=
METAR KEVW 191653Z AUTO 21016KT 10SM CLR 18/M06 A2996 RMK AO2 SLP058
       T01831056 PNO $
METAR KEVW 191553Z AUTO 26007KT 10SM CLR 16/M06 A2998 RMK AO2 SLP067
       T01561061
METAR KEVW 191453Z AUTO 00000KT 10SM CLR 13/M07 A2998 RMK AO2 SLP072
       T01331067 50002

KRKS 191120Z 1912/2012 20012KT P6SM SKC
     FM191600 19015G25KT P6SM SKC
     FM191900 19022G32KT P6SM SCT250
     FM200400 21012KT P6SM SCT090
     FM200900 18008KT P6SM SCT080 BKN120
METAR KRKS 191654Z AUTO 19023G29KT 10SM CLR 21/01 A2998 RMK AO2 PK WND
       19029/1653 SLP069 T02060006
METAR KRKS 191554Z AUTO 18013G22KT 10SM CLR 19/01 A3000 RMK AO2 SLP083
       T01890011
METAR KRKS 191454Z AUTO 17012KT 10SM CLR 17/02 A3000 RMK AO2 SLP087
       T01670017 53003

KRWL 191138Z 1912/2012 13012KT P6SM SKC
     FM191700 20021G35KT P6SM BKN090
     FM200100 19012KT P6SM BKN250
METAR KRWL 191653Z AUTO 20018G31KT 10SM CLR 23/02 A3003 RMK AO2 PK WND
       23032/1624 SLP083 T02280017 $
METAR KRWL 191553Z AUTO 19019G23KT 10SM CLR 22/02 A3005 RMK AO2 SLP083
       T02220022 $
METAR KRWL 191453Z AUTO 16010KT 10SM CLR 19/02 A3006 RMK AO2 SLP086
       T01940022 50004 $

KLAR 191138Z 1912/2012 13008KT P6SM SKC
     FM191700 18016G26KT P6SM BKN100
     FM200000 17012KT P6SM BKN250
METAR KLAR 191653Z AUTO 22016G26KT 10SM CLR 23/00 A3010 RMK AO2 PK WND
       24026/1644 SLP086 T02280000
METAR KLAR 191553Z AUTO 17007KT 10SM CLR 20/03 A3012 RMK AO2 SLP096
       T02000033
METAR KLAR 191453Z AUTO 15005KT 10SM CLR 16/03 A3013 RMK AO2 SLP108
       T01560033 53003

KCYS 191138Z 1912/2012 27008KT P6SM SKC
     FM191900 18012G22KT P6SM BKN100
     FM200000 19007KT P6SM BKN150
METAR KCYS 191653Z 21005KT 10SM CLR 22/08 A3007 RMK AO2 SLP101
       T02220078
METAR KCYS 191553Z 17006KT 10SM CLR 20/10 A3009 RMK AO2 SLP112
       T02000100
METAR KCYS 191453Z 22005KT 10SM CLR 16/09 A3009 RMK AO2 SLP118 T01610094
       51004

Riverton (KRIW) 09/19/19 16:55 UTC
Radar VAD winds      Height      Dir/Spd(kt)
                  15000 FT MSL...231/034
                  14600 FT MSL...217/028
                  14000 FT MSL...221/028
                  13000 FT MSL...221/026
                  12700 FT MSL...225/026
                  12000 FT MSL...217/025
                  11200 FT MSL...212/023
                  11000 FT MSL...212/024
                  10000 FT MSL...212/021
                  10000 FT MSL...202/023
                   9000 FT MSL...209/020
                   8900 FT MSL...217/020
                   8100 FT MSL...211/013
                   8000 FT MSL...201/017
                   7400 FT MSL...209/009
                   7000 FT MSL...199/008
                   6700 FT MSL...181/006
                   6200 FT MSL...193/006
                   6000 FT MSL...161/004
                   6000 FT MSL...185/005

Cheyenne (KCYS) 09/19/19 16:52 UTC
Radar VAD winds      Height      Dir/Spd(kt)
                  15000 FT MSL...223/020
                  14100 FT MSL...210/012
                  13000 FT MSL...251/028
                  12400 FT MSL...244/018
                  12000 FT MSL...237/019
                  11000 FT MSL...261/016
                  10700 FT MSL...263/017
                  10000 FT MSL...258/020
                   9000 FT MSL...255/016
                   8900 FT MSL...259/010
                   8000 FT MSL...228/006
                   7200 FT MSL...145/005
                   7100 FT MSL...159/003
                   7000 FT MSL...164/005

Riverton Aviation Discussion
Issued at 1147 UTC Thursday, September 19, 2019

.AVIATION...(For the 12Z TAFS through 12Z Friday morning)
Issued at 545 AM MDT Thu Sep 19 2019
Expect a gusty south to southwest wind this afternoon and early
evening. Wind gusts of 25 to 35 kts will be common with KRKS
possibly seeing gusts to 40 kts. Isolated showers and thunderstorms
will begin moving into the west by 0Z this afternoon and continue
through the period. Activity will increase and spread east of the
Divide early Friday morning. Mainly VFR conditions will occur at
the terminal sites through the period, but local MVFR conditions
may occur in NW WY with heavier shower activity.

Cheyenne Aviation Discussion
Issued at 1146 UTC Thursday, September 19, 2019

.AVIATION...(For the 12Z TAFS through 12Z Friday morning)
Issued at 546 AM MDT Thu Sep 19 2019
Still expecting VFR for the near-term periods of the aviation
forecast, although gusty winds 25to35kts Laramie westward could
be an issue for crosswind landings by the afternoon, and possibly
as far east as Cheyenne. The latest higher resolution convection
allowing models are showing showers and thunderstorms developing
along the Laramie Range in the late afternoon hours moving
northeastward across I-25 by 1800 MDT today. Coverage appears
fairly isolated and since confidence of affecting Cheyenne or
points eastward appears on the lower side, won`t include a
mention in the TAFs for now. As we get into the afternoon, the
dayshift forecasters can adjust based on better data.


* * * * * Nebraska * * * * *

METAR KIBM 191655Z AUTO 15007KT 10SM CLR 24/13 A3002 RMK AO2
       T02400132
METAR KIBM 191635Z AUTO 18005KT 10SM CLR 24/14 A3003 RMK AO2
       T02350136
METAR KIBM 191615Z AUTO 18005KT 10SM CLR 23/14 A3003 RMK AO2
       T02270136

KSNY 191138Z 1912/2012 23007KT P6SM SKC
     FM191900 16013G23KT P6SM SCT080
     FM201000 16012KT P6SM BKN100
METAR KSNY 191653Z AUTO VRB06KT 10SM BKN025 22/14 A3001 RMK AO2 SLP125
       T02220144
METAR KSNY 191553Z AUTO 11007KT 10SM CLR 21/13 A3002 RMK AO2 SLP128
       T02110133
METAR KSNY 191453Z AUTO 15003KT 10SM CLR 19/13 A3003 RMK AO2 SLP133
       T01890133 53008

METAR KOGA 191655Z AUTO 07005KT 10SM CLR 23/16 A2996 RMK AO2
       T02310162
METAR KOGA 191635Z AUTO 08007KT 10SM CLR 22/16 A2996 RMK AO2
       T02240158
METAR KOGA 191615Z AUTO 07005KT 10SM CLR 21/15 A2998 RMK AO2
       T02120153

METAR KIML 191553Z AUTO 13006KT 10SM CLR 21/14 A2997 RMK AO2 SLP128
       T02060139
METAR KIML 191453Z AUTO 05004KT 10SM CLR 19/14 A2998 RMK AO2 SLP131
       T01890139 51009

KMCK 191138Z 1912/2012 VRB05KT P6SM FEW080 SCT200
     FM192000 15013G20KT P6SM FEW090 FEW250
     FM200000 15017G25KT P6SM VCTS SCT090CB BKN250
     FM200100 15015KT P6SM VCTS SCT070CB BKN100
     FM200500 15011KT P6SM SCT070 BKN110 WS020/18040KT
     FM200900 16009KT P6SM FEW060 SCT110
METAR KMCK 191653Z AUTO 16009KT 10SM CLR 26/17 A2994 RMK AO2 SLP119
       T02560172
METAR KMCK 191553Z AUTO 18011KT 10SM CLR 23/17 A2995 RMK AO2 SLP123
       T02280167
METAR KMCK 191453Z AUTO 11006KT 10SM CLR 19/16 A2996 RMK AO2 SLP129
       T01890156 51003

North Platte (KLNX) 09/19/19 16:59 UTC
Radar VAD winds      Height      Dir/Spd(kt)
                  22000 FT MSL...237/029
                  18000 FT MSL...219/022
                  17000 FT MSL...198/024
                   9000 FT MSL...180/014
                   8000 FT MSL...162/013
                   7500 FT MSL...147/012
                   7000 FT MSL...130/010
                   6400 FT MSL...118/014
                   6000 FT MSL...123/015
                   5600 FT MSL...133/018
                   5000 FT MSL...141/019
                   4800 FT MSL...136/017
                   4100 FT MSL...136/016
                   4000 FT MSL...129/014
                   3700 FT MSL...125/013
                   3400 FT MSL...122/013

North Platte Aviation Discussion
Issued at 1136 UTC Thursday, September 19, 2019

.AVIATION...(For the 12Z TAFS through 12Z Friday morning)
Issued at 612 AM CDT Thu Sep 19 2019
Latest radar display shows widely isolated thunderstorms moving
northeast across west central NEB with very infrequent lightning
occurring. This activity should taper off in the next hour or two.
Otherwise, MVFR ceilings exist across parts of the central and
eastern Sandhills. Ceilings will improve early today across the
Sandhills with fair conditions prevailing much of the day. Late
today there is potential for isolated strong-severe storms across
southwest NEB with storms anticipated to move northeastward with
storms then possible across the southern Sandhills and central NEB
this evening/early tonight. Confidence is low for storms affecting
KLBF terminal at this time thus no mention in the TAF. Threat for
storms will then diminish late this evening. LLWS conditions will
then be a concern tonight attributable to a southerly low-level
jet. For LLWS, height of the top of the wind shear layer is
forecast about 1.5 kft with speeds at the top about 40-50 kts.


* * * * * Kansas * * * * *

KGLD 191405Z 1914/2012 18005KT P6SM SKC
     FM191500 20007KT P6SM SKC
     FM191900 17010KT P6SM FEW090 FEW110
     FM192100 17019G27KT P6SM VCTS SCT080CB BKN200
     FM200300 16018KT P6SM FEW070 SCT110
     FM200800 17014G22KT P6SM FEW060 SCT110
METAR KGLD 191653Z AUTO 24005KT 10SM CLR 25/15 A2998 RMK AO2 SLP113
       T02500150
METAR KGLD 191553Z AUTO 25006KT 10SM CLR 22/15 A2998 RMK AO2 SLP120
       T02220150
METAR KGLD 191453Z AUTO 24007KT 10SM CLR 19/15 A2998 RMK AO2 SLP122
       T01940150 53009

KGCK 191120Z 1912/2012 17009KT P6SM SKC
     FM191800 18014G22KT P6SM SKC
      TEMPO 1923/2002 4SM -TSRA OVC050CB
     FM200200 14013KT P6SM VCSH SKC
METAR KGCK 191654Z 18016G28KT 10SM CLR 30/18 A2998 RMK AO2 PK WND
       18028/1647 SLP116 T03000178
METAR KGCK 191554Z 18016G22KT 10SM CLR 28/18 A2999 RMK AO2 SLP118
       T02780183
METAR KGCK 191454Z 18015KT 10SM CLR 24/18 A2999 RMK AO2 SLP125 T02440183
       51008

METAR KLBL 191656Z AUTO 17017G23KT 10SM CLR 31/19 A3000 RMK AO2 SLP123
       T03060189
METAR KLBL 191556Z AUTO 19016G20KT 10SM CLR 28/19 A3001 RMK AO2 SLP127
       T02830189
METAR KLBL 191456Z AUTO 17016KT 10SM CLR 26/19 A3001 RMK AO2 SLP129
       T02560189 51006

METAR KEHA 191655Z AUTO 19014KT 10SM CLR 31/17 A3000 RMK AO2 LTG DSNT S
       T03110171
METAR KEHA 191635Z AUTO 19014G19KT 10SM CLR 30/18 A3000 RMK AO2
       T03030175
METAR KEHA 191615Z AUTO 19015G19KT 10SM CLR 30/18 A3000 RMK AO2
       T02950176

Goodland (KGLD) 09/19/19 16:55 UTC
Radar VAD winds      Height      Dir/Spd(kt)
                  10000 FT MSL...221/023
                   9000 FT MSL...189/023
                   8200 FT MSL...194/019
                   8000 FT MSL...194/018
                   7000 FT MSL...216/016
                   6500 FT MSL...238/014
                   6000 FT MSL...236/015
                   5000 FT MSL...226/009
                   4700 FT MSL...226/007
                   4600 FT MSL...237/005
                   4000 FT MSL...263/005
                   4000 FT MSL...262/005

Dodge City (KDDC) 09/19/19 16:56 UTC
Radar VAD winds      Height      Dir/Spd(kt)
                  15000 FT MSL...061/007
                  14000 FT MSL...088/007
                  13900 FT MSL...091/006
                  13000 FT MSL...118/004
                  12000 FT MSL...185/004
                  11600 FT MSL...193/005
                  11000 FT MSL...192/008
                  10000 FT MSL...209/007
                   9700 FT MSL...212/006
                   9000 FT MSL...215/007
                   8200 FT MSL...219/008
                   8000 FT MSL...224/009
                   7000 FT MSL...234/013
                   7000 FT MSL...229/014
                   6000 FT MSL...213/017
                   5900 FT MSL...205/017
                   5100 FT MSL...189/018
                   5000 FT MSL...187/018
                   4300 FT MSL...188/018
                   4000 FT MSL...188/018
                   3700 FT MSL...185/017
                   3200 FT MSL...188/019
                   3000 FT MSL...182/018
                   3000 FT MSL...182/018

Goodland Aviation Discussion
Issued at 1152 UTC Thursday, September 19, 2019

.AVIATION...(For the 12Z TAFS through 12Z Friday morning)
Issued at 539 AM MDT Thu Sep 19 2019
Vfr conditions are expected through the period at this time. For
Kgld, 6SM BR and light and variable winds are expected through
15z. At 15z south winds will begin at 7 knots and then increase to
near 10 knots around 19z. At 21z, thunderstorms will be near the
site so inserted vcts. Also south winds will increase to nears 19
knots with gusts to near 27 knots. At 03z the threat for
thunderstorms is down, and the wind stops gusts but remains near
18 knots. At 08z the south winds remain near 14 knots with gusts
to 22 knots.
For Kmck, light and variable winds are expected until 20z. At 20z
the winds will be southeast at 13 knots with gusts to near 20
knots. At 00z, thunderstorms will be near the site so have put in
vcts. Until 05z the southeast winds will be near 17 knots with
gusts to around 25 knots. At 05z, there will be no more
thunderstorms as the southeast winds decrease to near 11 knots
with low level wind shear in place. At 08z, the low level wind
shear ends as the winds shift toward the south at 9 knots.

Dodge City Aviation Discussion
Issued at 1630 UTC Thursday, September 19, 2019

.AVIATION...(For the 18Z TAFS through 18Z Friday afternoon)
Issued at 1035 AM CDT Thu Sep 19 2019
South winds of 18-28 kts are expected at the airports this
afternoon. After 21z, high confidence that scattered thunderstorms
will develop, near LBL first, and then spreading NE to potentially
impact GCK/DDC through 02z Fri. Some direct thunderstorm impacts
are possible at these terminals, with wind gusts to 45 kts.
Convection is expected to remain west of HYS before dissipating.
Midlevel clouds will increase overnight with light SE winds.
Scattered showers are expected to develop 12-15z Fri, especially
along and west of a GCK-LBL line, with lowering cigs, perhaps down
to MVFR.


* * * * * Texas/Oklahoma * * * * *

KGUY 191128Z 1912/2012 18008KT P6SM FEW080 SCT250
     FM191300 17010KT P6SM BKN250
     FM192100 15015G22KT P6SM SHRA VCTS SCT070CB BKN100
     FM200000 18014KT P6SM SCT060 BKN100 PROB30 2000/2006 4SM TSRA
      BKN060CB BKN070=
METAR KGUY 191653Z AUTO 17014KT 10SM CLR 31/17 A2998 RMK AO2 SLP100
       T03060167
METAR KGUY 191553Z AUTO 18010KT 10SM CLR 28/17 A3000 RMK AO2 SLP107
       T02780172
METAR KGUY 191453Z AUTO 18014G18KT 10SM CLR 25/17 A3000 RMK AO2 SLP108
       T02500172 51004

KDHT 191128Z 1912/2012 17011KT P6SM FEW250
     FM192000 16014KT 6SM SHRA VCTS SCT070CB BKN090
     FM200000 17014KT P6SM SCT070 BKN100 PROB30 2000/2006 4SM TSRA
      BKN070CB
METAR KDHT 191653Z AUTO 20009G21KT 10SM CLR 29/14 A3004 RMK AO2 SLP109
       T02940139
METAR KDHT 191553Z AUTO 19013KT 10SM CLR 27/14 A3005 RMK AO2 SLP115
       T02670144

Amarillo (KAMA) 09/19/19 17:00 UTC
Radar VAD winds      Height      Dir/Spd(kt)
                  30200 FT MSL...257/048
                  30000 FT MSL...250/042
                  28000 FT MSL...235/027
                  24000 FT MSL...229/027
                  22000 FT MSL...213/024
                  20000 FT MSL...205/016
                  19000 FT MSL...227/017
                  18000 FT MSL...222/015
                  17500 FT MSL...213/017
                  17000 FT MSL...211/012
                  16000 FT MSL...213/012
                  15000 FT MSL...216/013
                  14800 FT MSL...207/013
                  14000 FT MSL...188/012
                  13000 FT MSL...187/013
                  12600 FT MSL...175/008
                  12000 FT MSL...208/010
                  11000 FT MSL...254/011
                  10800 FT MSL...252/010
                  10000 FT MSL...265/011
                   9300 FT MSL...254/012
                   9000 FT MSL...252/012
                   8000 FT MSL...242/012
                   8000 FT MSL...240/012
                   7000 FT MSL...217/013
                   7000 FT MSL...217/013
                   6200 FT MSL...195/015
                   6000 FT MSL...193/015
                   5400 FT MSL...188/015
                   5000 FT MSL...181/015
                   4700 FT MSL...180/014
                   4300 FT MSL...182/013
                   4000 FT MSL...165/011
                   4000 FT MSL...169/011

Amarillo Aviation Discussion
Issued at 1138 UTC Thursday, September 19, 2019

.AVIATION...12z TAF Cycle...
Thunderstorms are expected to be scattered to numerous in coverage
this afternoon into the evening. All three terminals will probably
have a few storms at least in close proximity, so have included
VCTS/Tempos to identify best timing based on current information.
Additional storms may form overnight. This will need to be
refined in upcoming forecasts. Some MVFR cigs/vsbys will be
possible with any storm activity, along with heavy rain, hail and
strong outflow winds. Otherwise, winds will generally be out of
the south at 10 to 15 knots.
Ward


* * * * * New Mexico * * * * *

KFMN 191130Z 1912/2012 09008KT P6SM SCT100
     FM191800 17010KT P6SM FEW080 SCT100
     FM192100 19012G22KT P6SM VCSH BKN100 PROB30 1923/2002
      VRB20G33KT 6SM -TSRA BKN100CB
     FM200200 12015G25KT P6SM VCSH BKN100
     FM200500 10011KT P6SM BKN100
METAR KFMN 191653Z 12009KT 10SM FEW090 24/04 A3010 RMK AO2 SLP135
       T02390044
METAR KFMN 191553Z 12007KT 10SM CLR 20/07 A3011 RMK AO2 SLP144 T02000067
METAR KFMN 191453Z 09009KT 10SM CLR 17/06 A3012 RMK AO2 SLP147 T01720056
        51006

METAR KSKX 191656Z AUTO 27005KT 10SM CLR 23/02 A3024 RMK AO2 SLP176
       T02280022
METAR KSKX 191556Z AUTO 20004KT 10SM CLR 21/02 A3026 RMK AO2 SLP186
       T02060022
METAR KSKX 191456Z AUTO 00000KT 10SM CLR 14/03 A3027 RMK AO2 SLP198
       T01390028 51007

KLVS 191130Z 1912/2012 VRB06KT P6SM FEW100
     FM191600 19013KT P6SM FEW070 SCT100
     FM191900 19015G22KT P6SM SCT070 BKN100
     FM200000 19015G22KT P6SM VCSH SCT070 BKN100
     FM200200 16012KT P6SM VCSH SCT070 BKN100 PROB30 2002/2005
      VRB20G32KT 6SM -TSRA BKN070CB
METAR KLVS 191653Z AUTO 19010KT 10SM CLR 25/02 A3020 RMK AO2 SLP115
       T02500022
METAR KLVS 191553Z AUTO 21008KT 10SM CLR 23/01 A3022 RMK AO2 SLP119
       T02280011

METAR KRTN 191653Z AUTO 17007KT 10SM CLR 24/06 A3015 RMK AO2 SLP121
       T02390061
METAR KRTN 191553Z AUTO VRB03KT 10SM CLR 21/06 A3016 RMK AO2 SLP129
       T02060056
METAR KRTN 191453Z AUTO 07004KT 10SM CLR 16/03 A3017 RMK AO2 SLP133
        T01560033 53001

METAR KCAO 191655Z AUTO 20010KT 10SM CLR 27/10 A3008 RMK AO2 SLP118
       T02670100
METAR KCAO 191555Z AUTO 23009KT 10SM CLR 24/12 A3009 RMK AO2 SLP124
       T02390122

Albuquerque (KABX) 09/19/19 16:58 UTC
Radar VAD winds      Height      Dir/Spd(kt)
                  15000 FT MSL...288/005
                  14000 FT MSL...283/009
                  13800 FT MSL...283/010
                  11000 FT MSL...253/008
                  10400 FT MSL...278/013
                  10000 FT MSL...277/008
                   9000 FT MSL...036/005
                   8700 FT MSL...046/007
                   8000 FT MSL...038/008
                   7000 FT MSL...053/008
                   7000 FT MSL...048/007
                   6900 FT MSL...045/009
                   6300 FT MSL...042/005

Albuquerque Aviation Discussion
Issued at 1135 UTC Thursday, September 19, 2019

.AVIATION...
12Z TAF CYCLE
Upper trough digging into the Great Basin with increasing swly winds
aloft transporting moisture and instability over the region. Short
term models indicate isold convection to resume along and east of a
line from KSRR-KCAO by 15Z, becoming more widespread over nrn and
central NM aft 18Z.

* * * * * Winds and Temperatures Aloft Forecasts * * * * *

DATA BASED ON 191200Z
VALID 191800Z   FOR USE 1700-2100Z. TEMPS NEG ABV 24000
FT  3000    6000   9000    12000   18000   24000  30000  34000  39000
SLC      2107    1930+09 2038+01 2061-13 2076-25 218640 218749 227754
BCE                      2043+02 2158-09 2158-22 225539 226048 236954
LND              2023+12 2135+05 2044-09 2150-23 215940 216249 216557
RKS              1928    2142+05 2145-10 2152-23 216340 216249 216556
GJT              2022+14 2132+05 2140-09 2139-22 215339 215549 225355
FMN              1912+15 2121+06 2126-09 2024-21 203438 223748 246451
ABQ              2011+15 2113+07 2021-08 2117-21 233436 245243 248149
MBW              2115    2118+06 2034-09 2141-22 224739 235750 235155
DEN              1507+15 2106+07 1926-07 2125-21 223439 223949 234355
PUB              2411+15 2418+07 2025-08 2016-20 212238 222948 245552
ALS                      2116+07 2020-08 2017-21 202238 223347 246651
TCC      2008    2010+16 2013+07 2224-08 2328-20 243835 245740 256849
BFF      1814    1908+14 2010+06 2127-08 2428-22 243939 244749 233955
GLD      2215    2022+16 2024+08 2119-08 2119-20 211737 232247 243853
GCK      2023+21 1917+15 1911+07 2016-09 2015-20 222237 243344 265749
GAG      1610+19 9900+13 9900+06 2111-08 2321-20 243835 255042 266249
AMA      1916    2110+14 2109+06 2317-08 2224-19 243935 245541 266550
---------------------------------------------------------------------

DATA BASED ON 191200Z
VALID 200000Z   FOR USE 2100-0600Z. TEMPS NEG ABV 24000
FT  3000    6000   9000    12000   18000   24000  30000  34000  39000
SLC      3107    2606+06 1926+01 2062-15 2084-24 219040 218949 217953
BCE                      2030+04 2153-10 2255-22 215939 226348 237253
LND              2025+14 2127+05 2155-10 2066-23 216239 216249 225957
RKS              2026    2030+05 2154-10 2063-23 205940 216149 226156
GJT              2024+16 2030+07 2039-10 2045-22 214939 225748 226154
FMN              2016+17 2017+08 2028-10 2134-22 224638 235446 237053
ABQ              1916+16 1916+08 2126-08 2230-21 235335 246943 248150
MBW              1712    1813+08 2130-10 2137-22 225339 225048 224554
DEN              1714+18 1716+09 2325-10 2124-21 213238 223448 233853
PUB              1616+18 1718+09 2326-10 2122-20 212438 243746 246351
ALS                      1917+09 2124-09 2226-21 243337 244946 246952
TCC      1715    1815+16 1915+07 2428-08 2226-20 244634 246342 256750
BFF      1522    1814+15 2016+07 2125-07 2125-21 223739 223649 233556
GLD      1726    1725+14 1821+06 2414-08 2014-20 202336 213646 245752
GCK      1631+21 1720+14 1813+07 2317-08 2327-20 233035 254443 257049
GAG      1421+19 1208+14 9900+07 2610-08 2423-19 244335 255941 266050
AMA      1422    1712+14 2209+07 2720-07 2330-19 244533 255941 255950
---------------------------------------------------------------------

DATA BASED ON 191200Z
VALID 201200Z   FOR USE 0600-1700Z. TEMPS NEG ABV 24000
FT  3000    6000   9000    12000   18000   24000  30000  34000  39000
SLC      9900    2806+00 2314-05 2328-20 2040-33 197441 207243 215645
BCE                      2430-02 2349-15 2380-23 248739 248547 247449
LND              1709+05 1934+03 2051-14 1961-24 186340 196649 206953
RKS              2023    2035+02 1960-13 1963-24 196641 207048 206851
GJT              2128+10 2140+02 2056-12 2160-24 227040 227647 227351
FMN              2225+12 2234+05 2232-11 2343-23 236637 237946 238152
ABQ              2319+14 2224+06 2230-09 2340-20 235735 237244 249351
MBW              2424    2418+05 1929-11 1934-22 185039 195749 216055
DEN              2319+13 2328+07 2040-10 2051-22 214138 224747 236254
PUB              2323+13 2226+06 2040-09 2042-21 235336 246745 247754
ALS                      2331+05 2143-10 2242-20 235435 246845 237953
TCC      1929    2226+13 2227+06 2130-07 2235-19 244434 256043 257651
BFF      2032    2026+16 1928+08 1934-11 1934-23 203738 213748 234655
GLD      2042    2233+14 2023+07 2025-10 2230-21 244137 245445 256553
GCK      1820+19 2217+13 2114+06 2123-08 2436-20 254935 265944 257151
GAG      9900+18 9900+14 9900+07 2112-07 2529-19 263934 265442 266251
AMA      2023    2218+13 2113+06 1820-08 2331-17 264434 265542 256650
---------------------------------------------------------------------

This product is updated automatically at approximately 10, 30 and 50
minutes after each hour, 24 hours per day, 7 days per week.  It may
become unavailable at times due to system outages without prior notice.
Users are advised to check the time at the top of the product to ensure
that it is current.  Furthermore, content and format of the product are
subject to change without prior notice.

Comments and suggestions are welcome and should be directed to one of
the addresses or phone numbers shown at the bottom of this page.  In
order to expedite a response to comments or suggestions, be sure to
mention your interest in the hot-air balloon forecast.


USA.gov is the U.S. government's official web portal to all federal, state and local government web resources and services.