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Fifth WFO LWX Aviation Customers Forum (Airlines for America/Washington, DC & Virtual), November 8, 2023


Primary presentation slides

Meeting Minutes

Using Aircraft Diversions to Determine the Most Impactful Weather at Airports

Eastern Region TAF Best Practices 2023

Action Items: 

     None taken. Meeting summary and presentations will be sent to participants. Feedback will be incorporated into local training.


Fourth WFO LWX Aviation Customers Forum (WFO LWX & Virtual), November 17, 2022


Primary presentation slides

Minutes & Notes

History of Convective Forecast to Enhance Decision Support Services (DSS) at the Center Weather Service Unit

DAS/TAF Update 2022

Action Items: 

      Andrew will follow up with Nikolaus Wagenfeiler and Mike Graf to further investigate the reliability of MTN AWOS observations transmitting overnight


Useful Links:

National ATCT pages with Pre-Duty Weather Briefing

Experimental gridded aviation forecasts (DAS in NDFD)


Third WFO LWX Aviation Customers Forum (Virtual), November 15, 2021


Presentation Slides

Agenda/Minutes/Notes - Nov 15, 2021

Action Items: 

      None (meeting minutes shared with staff from WFO/LWX and CWSU/ZDC)


Second WFO LWX Aviation Customers Forum (Virtual), December 17, 2020

Presentation Slides

Minutes/Notes - Dec 17, 2020

Progress report on 2019 Action Items


Action Items:

  1. Rick Winther to provide HEF mgmnt with contacts in FAA for submitting TAF request (completed, Jan. 5, 2021)
  2. Include link for comments to the new radar page. (completed, see updated email address below, provided 12/18/20 by C. Strong)

Useful Links:

Progress Report on Action Items:


WFO LWX Aviation Forum Actions (updated 06 March 2020)

Inaugural Aviation Customers Forum, Dulles Airport, November 13, 2019


Agenda Aviation Cust Forum


Intro Slides


UserForum Case3 WindsCigs


UserForum DASoverview


UserForum NWSOverview


LWX AviationWRKSHP 2019


AWC Briefing LWX Aviation Forum Nov2019