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Lowest Expected Flight Conditions for the Next 24 Hours

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Local Area Aviation Weather Discussion

.AVIATION /20Z MONDAY THROUGH SATURDAY/...
As of 130 PM Monday...

VFR through the period. Surface and low level flow prevents fog
potential. A dry cold front pushes past the Ohio River and into
the mountains tonight bringing VFR ceilings from 3.5-5kft that 
will linger in the mountains into the daylight hours Tuesday. 

Gusty winds to 20kts across the northern terminals subsides
after 23Z Monday. Wind shift occurs with the front, but not
utilizing gusts in the forecast ahead of or with the passage.

FORECAST CONFIDENCE AND ALTERNATE SCENARIOS THROUGH 18Z TUESDAY...
     
FORECAST CONFIDENCE: High through 06Z. Medium after.

ALTERNATE SCENARIOS: May need brief MVFR ceilings at CKB and EKN
with the dry cold front after 06Z.


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Local Ceiling & Visibility Forecasts

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Airport Specific Weather Information & Forecasts

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AVIATION FORECAST CONFIDENCE

Updated: 355 PM EDT Mon Oct 22 2018
UTC 18 19 20 21 22 23 00 01 02 03 04 05
EDT 14 15 16 17 18 19 20 21 22 23 00 01
CRW H H H H H H H H H H H H
HTS H H H H H H H H H H H H
BKW H H H H H H H H H H H H
EKN H H H H H H H H H H H H
PKB H H H H H H H H H H H H
CKB H H H H H H H H H H H H

Experimental table of flight category objectively shows consistency
of WFO forecast to available model information:
H = HIGH: TAF consistent with all models or all but one model.
M = MEDIUM: TAF has varying level of consistency with models.
L = LOW: TAF inconsistent with all models or all but one model.

 


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