Wednesday, August 23, 2017 at 6:30 a.m.

AVIATION AREA FORECAST

SIGNIFICANT FEATURE……… Tropical Wave moves across Jamaica. High Pressure Ridge across northern Caribbean.

Comment… A Tropical Waves moves across the island today with isolated showers and thunderstorms across sections of most parishes. Thereafter, the High Pressure Ridge extends across the island and is expected to remain for the rest of the week.


24-HOUR FORECAST
This Morning… Partly cloudy across sections of eastern parishes, mainly sunny elsewhere.
This Afternoon… Partly cloudy with possible isolated showers and thunderstorms across sections of central and western parishes.
Tonight…Becoming fair.

CLOUDS GENERALLY ACROSS THE ISLAND:
This Morning… FEW020 FEW022CB
This Afternoon… SCT020 FEW022CB


WINDS AND TEMPERATURES

Flight 20N 80W 20N 75W
Levels WIND/TEMP WIND/TEMP
450 04019KT/-67 36010KT/-67
390 04025KT/-52 04021KT/-52
340 04014KT/-39 09021KT/-40
300 02008KT/-29 10012KT/-30
240 17004KT/-15 11008KT/-15
180 17006KT/-05 12006KT/-05
100 16004KT/10 17006KT/11
50 04004KT/20 17004KT/20

Flight 15N 80W 15N 75W
Levels WIND/TEMP WIND/TEMP
450 06021KT/-67 25027KT/-66
390 06025KT/-52 28004KT/-52
340 05015KT/-40 17002KT/-40
300 04012KT/-30 11008KT/-30
240 08012KT/-16 09010KT/-15
180 08012KT/-05 09010KT/-05
100 10017KT/11 11017KT/11
50 10017KT/19 10019KT/20



AERODROME FORECAST
MKJP 231115Z 2312/2412 36003KT 9999 FEW022 SCT034
BECMG 2314/2316 14016KT
PROB30
TEMPO 2316/2324 SCT020 FEW022CB
BECMG 2401/2403 36005KT FEW022=

MKJS 231115Z 2312/2412 VRB03KT 9999 FEW022
BECMG 2314/2316 08015KT
PROB30
TEMPO 2317/2322 SCT018 FEW020CB
BECMG 2400/2402 VRB02KT=

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