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Latest Aviation Discussion:

.AVIATION /12Z TUESDAY THROUGH SATURDAY/...
SNOW SHOWERS AFFECTING THE TAF SITES AS OF 12Z...WITH EITHER LOW
MVFR OR IFR CONDITIONS THROUGHOUT. SOME VARIABILITY IS ANTICIPATED
IN CIGS/VSBYS THROUGH 15Z AND HAVE GONE WITH TEMPO IFR CONDITIONS
FOR MOST TAF SITES THROUGH 14-15Z. GUSTY N/NW WINDS TO AROUND 25
KT AT ORF/KECG...AROUND 20 KT ELSEWHERE.

CONDITIONS WILL GRADUALLY IMPROVE AFTER 15Z...WITH CIGS LIFTING
TO 1500-2500 FT THEREAFTER. WINDS SHIFT MORE TO THE NW AND REMAIN
GUSTY TO AROUND 20 KT.

OUTLOOK...VFR/DRY WEATHER IS EXPECTED TUE NIGHT THROUGH THU AFTN. A
WEAK SYSTEM MAY DROP CIGS AND VSBYS IN LIGHT RAIN THU NIGHT/EARLY
FRI.

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Aviation Forecasts

The National Weather Service Office in Wakefield, VA has responsibility for five Terminal Aerodrome Forecasts or TAFs in Virginia, Maryland and Northeast North Carolina.   Click on the RUNWAY on the map below to view the latest TAF.

RICHMOND

  TERMINAL FORECAST (TAF)

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NORFOLK

  TERMINAL FORECAST (TAF)

  24 HRS OF OBSERVATIONS

  FAA DETAILS

  TABULAR FORECAST

  ORF TAF BOARDClick for Latest Norfolk TAF & Observation

 

 

 

 

 

 


SALISBURY

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  FAA DETAILS

  TABULAR FORECAST

  SBY TAF BOARDClick for Latest Salisbury TAF & Observation

 

 

 

 

 

 


ELIZABETH CITY

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  FAA DETAILS

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  ECG TAF BOARD

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NEWPORT NEWS/WILLIAMBURG

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  24 HRS OF OBSERVATIONS

  FAA DETAILS

  TABULAR FORECAST

  PHF TAF BOARD

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

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