Area Forecasts (CARIB)
Forecast updated:  03:31 UTC return to FAFAMAP BOS MIA CHI DFW SLC SFO GULF CARIB
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FACA20 KKCI 280330
OFAMKC
INTERNATIONAL OPERATIONS BRANCH
AVIATION WEATHER CENTER KANSAS CITY MISSOURI
VALID 280400-281600
OUTLOOK...281600-290400
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ATLANTIC S OF 32N W OF 57W...CARIBBEAN...GULF OF MEXICO BTN 22N
AND 24N.
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ALL WNDS SFC. TS IMPLY SEV OR GTR TURB SEV ICE LLWS AND IFR
CONDS. SFC TO 400MB.
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SYNOPSIS...
...SEE LATEST TPC ADVY FOR TC ERIKA...
TC ERIKA OVER SERN PTN OF SAN JUAN FIR NEAR 17.5N 65.5W
...MOV WNW 13 KTS. MAX WIND 40 KTS. LARGE CLUSTER OF TSRA OVER
SERN SAN JUAN FIR...NWRN PTN OF WRN PIARCO FIR AND NERN CORNER OF
NRN MAIQUETIA FIR. BRISK TO STG SELY WINDS OVER MUCH OF
SAN JUAN FIR.
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FORECAST POSITION FOR TC ERIKA
AUG 28/0300Z  16.6N 65.3W   MAX WIND 40 KTS
AUG 28/0900Z  17.7N 66.7W   MAX WIND 40 KTS
AUG 28/1500Z  18.5N 68.1W   MAX WIND 40 KTS
AUG 28/2100Z  19.3N 69.5W   MAX WIND 40 KTS
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IN SRN GLFMEX...STNR FNT FM 23N94W TO 23N90W TO 25N86W.
SCT TSRA ALG STNR FNT. SCT TSRA OVER WRN HLF OF CUBA AND ADJ CSTL
WTRS. WDLY SCT TSRA OVER NWRN PTN OF ATLC MIAMI FIR AND NWRN PTN
OF ATLC SWRN NEW YORK FIR. BRISK ELY WINDS OVER SRN HLF OF ATLC
MIAMI FIR. BRISK SE WINDS OVER W CNTRL PTN OF WRN PIARCO FIR AND
ERN PTNS OF NRN MAIQUETIA FIR.
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SIGNIFICANT CLD/WX...
ERN MONTERREY FIR
SCT030 SCT060. OCNL BKN060 TOP 120. WDLY SCT SHRA.
OTLK...VFR SHRA TSRA.
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NRN MERIDA FIR
INVOF STNR FNT...SCT-BKN015 SCT-BKN060 TOP ABV FL240.
  SCT SHRA/TSRA. OTLK...VFR SHRA TSRA...OCNL MVFR CIG SHRA TSRA.
ELSW...SCT025 SCT060 BKN CI. ISOL SHRA. OTLK...VFR SHRA TSRA.
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ATLC SWRN NEW YORK FIR
NW OF 26W74W-32N68W LN...SCT015 SCT060.
  LYRS OCNL BKN TOP ABV FL240. WDLY SCT SHRA/TSRA.
  OTLK...VFR SHRA TSRA...OCNL MVFR CIG SHRA TSRA.
ELSW...SCT025. ISOL SHRA. OTLK...VFR SHRA.
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SAN JUAN FIR...SANTO DOMINGO FIR...PORT-AU-PRINCE FIR
...WRN PIARCO FIR...NRN MAIQUETIA FIR...ATLC MIAMI FIR
...SEE LATEST TPC ADVY FOR TC ERIKA...
WI 150NM CENTER OF ERIKA...BKN-OVC015 BKN-OVC060 TOP ABV FL240.
  NMRS SHRA/TSRA. OCNL VIS 1-3SM RA. WND 25-40 KTS.
  OTLK...IFR CIG SHRA TSRA WND.
NW OF 23N77W-26N74W LN...SCT015 SCT060.
  LYRS OCNL BKN TOP ABV FL240. WDLY SCT SHRA/TSRA.
  OTLK...VFR SHRA TSRA...OCNL MVFR CIG SHRA TSRA.
E OF 61W...SCT025 SCT-BKN CI. OTLK...VFR.
ELSW...SCT025 SCT060 BKN CI. ISOL SHRA/TSRA.
  WND E TO SE 20-25 KTS. OTLK...VFR SHRA TSRA WND.
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CURACAO FIR...NRN BARRANQUILLA FIR...NRN PANAMA FIR
SCT025 SCT060. ISOL SHRA/TSRA. OTLK...VFR SHRA TSRA.
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KINGSTON FIR
SCT025 SCT060. ISOL SHRA. OTLK...VFR SHRA TSRA.
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NERN CNTRL AMER FIR
SCT025 SCT060. ISOL SHRA/TSRA. OTLK...VFR SHRA TSRA.
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HABANA FIR
PTNS OF CUBA W OF 78W AND ADJ CSTL WTRS...SCT-BKN015 SCT-BKN060.
  TOP ABV FL240. SCT SHRA/TSRA. 06-08Z BECMG SCT020 SCT-BKN100.
  WDLY SCT SHRA/ISOL TSRA. OTLK...VFR SHRA...18Z VFR SHRA TSRA.
PTNS OF CUBA E OF 78W...SCT020. OCNL VIS 3-5SM BR AFT 09Z.
  OTLK...VFR...18Z VFR SHRA TSRA.
WTRS ELSW...SCT025 SCT060. ISOL SHRA. OTLK...VFR SHRA.
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ICE AND FRZLVL...
NO SGFNT ICE EXP OUTSIDE CNVTV ACT.
FRZLVL...
  GLFMEX.....140 TO 160.
  CARIB......150 TO 170.
  WRN ATLC...150 TO 165.
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TURB...
NO SGFNT TURB EXP OUTSIDE CNVTV ACT.
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