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User currently offlineAirbus380 From , joined Dec 1969, posts, RR:
Posted (13 years 1 month 3 days 6 hours ago) and read 701 times:

What are sigmets. I was listening to UA Channel 9 during a storm yesterday when the pilot turned to VOLMET. It said.."Connective sigmets over Wyominy, Arizona, Colorado, and eastern New Mexico." What does this mean? Also what is a microburst?? Thanks!

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User currently offlineMiller22 From United States of America, joined Nov 2000, 717 posts, RR: 4
Reply 1, posted (13 years 1 month 3 days 4 hours ago) and read 687 times:

You heard "Convective Sigmets"...Those are significant weather reports which are significant for both small and large aircraft. Convective sigments are convective weather...usually thunderstorms.

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