Sponsor Message:
Military Aviation & Space Forum
My Starred Topics | Profile | New Topic | Forum Index | Help | Search 
Military TAF Question?  
User currently offlineJourdan747 From United States of America, joined Mar 2001, 220 posts, RR: 0
Posted (9 years 6 months 2 weeks 6 days 15 hours ago) and read 3677 times:

Hi,
I have a questions about weather.In the TAF below,what does the 610802 and 510008 mean?

Thanks,
Jourdan

PAED 051212 35010G15KT 9999 VCSHSN BKN080 OVC120 610802 510008 QNH2938INS
BECMG 2021 01010KT 9999 VCSHSN BKN060 BKN120 610604 510305 QNH2930INS T05/03Z TM03/16Z

3 replies: All unread, jump to last
 
User currently offlineSidishus From United States of America, joined Oct 2004, 519 posts, RR: 4
Reply 1, posted (9 years 6 months 2 weeks 6 days 14 hours ago) and read 3667 times:

Quoting Jourdan747 (Thread starter):
,what does the 610802 and 510008 mean?

Hi temp of 61deg f at 050802z and then a low temp of 51 deg f at 060008z



the truth: first it is ridiculed second it is violently opposed finally it is accepted as self-evident
User currently offlineFtrguy From United States of America, joined Aug 2003, 358 posts, RR: 0
Reply 2, posted (9 years 6 months 2 weeks 6 days 14 hours ago) and read 3658 times:

When you have those random numbers at the end of a TAF, anything that begins with 6 is Icing and 5 is Turbulence. The next number is the intensity. The next two numbers are where it starts and the final two numbers are how high it goes. So 610604 would mean: Light icing starting at 6000ft going to 10000ft (4000ft above 6000ft). 510008 would mean light turbulence at the surface going to 8000ft.

Hope that helps


User currently offlineJourdan747 From United States of America, joined Mar 2001, 220 posts, RR: 0
Reply 3, posted (9 years 6 months 2 weeks 4 days 5 hours ago) and read 3537 times:

Thanks ALOT for the help!

Top Of Page
Forum Index

Reply To This Topic Military TAF Question?
Username:
No username? Sign up now!
Password: 


Forgot Password? Be reminded.
Remember me on this computer (uses cookies)
  • Military aviation related posts only!
  • Not military related? Use the other forums
  • No adverts of any kind. This includes web pages.
  • No hostile language or criticizing of others.
  • Do not post copyright protected material.
  • Use relevant and describing topics.
  • Check if your post already been discussed.
  • Check your spelling!
  • DETAILED RULES
Add Images Add SmiliesPosting Help

Please check your spelling (press "Check Spelling" above)


Similar topics:More similar topics...
Military Meteorology Question posted Mon Nov 8 2004 20:42:08 by Dl757Md
Very Hard Military Plane Question... Give It A Go! posted Tue Mar 23 2004 22:46:50 by MartinairYYZ
Military ATC Question posted Sun Jan 27 2002 02:11:10 by N1641
Iranian Military Plane Crash posted Mon Nov 27 2006 13:40:18 by 7of9
UAV Dog Fight Question posted Sat Nov 25 2006 23:02:23 by UH60FtRucker
Military Cargo A/C In CLE? posted Sat Nov 18 2006 21:14:43 by Dan2002
F-15 Engine Question? posted Thu Nov 16 2006 08:08:08 by Venus6971
Buff Picture OTD Question posted Mon Nov 13 2006 06:37:12 by TedTAce
Is The U.S.C.G. Considered "Military" posted Sun Nov 12 2006 19:19:37 by UH60FtRucker
Military Flights Into BHX posted Thu Nov 9 2006 14:18:21 by DC10BHX

Sponsor Message:
Printer friendly format