METEOROLOGY FLIGHT PLANNING
The report for Asheville (AVL) indicates_________________.
20 statute miles visibility
the wind was 210° at 4 miles per hour
the visibility was restricted because of mist and haze
the wind was 040° at 12 knots
The report for Raleigh (RDU) indicates___________________.
there was no ceiling
the altimeter setting was 20.17 inches of mercury
a partial obscuration
A and C are correct
Use Figure 1-40 for questions 7-12, as well as any other figures needed from the chapter.
KTLH 0455Z 040412KT 6SM -RA DZ BKN015 OVC018 22/21 A2995 RMK -RA OCNLY
KAQQ 0456Z 22010KT 3SM R04/P6000FT FG SCT000 BKN008 BKN080 OVC250 19/18
A994 RMK FG SCT000 CIG 006V010 SLP142
KSUU 2157Z 16009KT 10SM BKN027 BKN200 30/26 A2999 RMK SLP190
KNGP 2158Z 18012KT 12SM SKC 20/12 A2964 RMK VSBY E 1 1/2FU SLP037
KTIK 2158Z 18015G25KT 7SM BKN012 OVC090 26/14 A2966 RMK CIG LWR N SLP044
KBAD 2057Z 19007KT 15SM SCT055 BKN180 26/15 A2996 RMK VSBY SE 3 FU SLP146
Figure 1-40 METAR
The report for Tallahassee (TLH) indicates_____________________.
the light rain is occasionally heavy
the ceiling is estimated to be 1800 feet AGL
the present weather is light rain and drizzle
the sea-level pressure is 1014.2 inches
The report for Appalachicola (AQQ) indicates_____________________.
there are two ceilings
on RWY 04, the visual range is greater than 6000 feet
the ceiling varies between 6000 and 10,000 feet MSL
fog obscures five-eighths of the sky
1-36 AVIATION ROUTINE WEATHER REPORTS AND TERMINAL AERODROME