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Internet access to TAFs and METAR observations is for planning purposes only. We can not guarantee the timeliness of internet products. Before flying please get a formal pilot briefing (1-800-992-7433) and ALWAYS file a Flight Plan!Pilot briefings are provided to licensed aircraft pilots, ONLY! Others may not use the above number to obtain weather information.

Check out the Key to TAFs and METARs for help with decoding the information.

A 12 hour summary of TAFs can be found here.

PAFA TAF
PAFA 262339Z 2700/2806  33011KT P6SM VCSH SCT070 SCT100 BKN200
     FM270700 VRB04KT P6SM -SHRA FEW025 BKN040 OVC100
     FM271600 23004KT P6SM SCT050 BKN100
     FM280500 VRB03KT P6SM SCT100=


METAR PAFA 270253Z COR 35007KT 10SM SCT065 BKN085 BKN200 21/04 A2997
 RMK AO2 WSHFT 0212 SLP151 VIRGA W CB DSNT N E MOV SW T02110044
 55006=
METAR PAFA 270253Z 35007KT 10SM BKN060CB BKN075 BKN095 21/04 A2997=
PAFA 270232Z 01014KT 10SM BKN060CB BKN075 BKN095 22/05 A2997 RMK
     AO2 WSHFT 0212 PRSNT WX VCSH NW-N CB NW-N AND DSNT E MOV SW
     T02170050=
PAFA 270232Z 01014KT 10SM BKN060CB BKN075 BKN095 22/05 A2997=
METAR PAFA 270153Z 28007KT 10SM SCT065CB BKN090 BKN200 22/04 A2996 RMK
     AO2 SLP149 CB N MOV SW T02220044=
METAR PAFA 270153Z 28007KT 10SM SCT065CB BKN090 BKN200 22/04 A2996=
METAR PAFA 270053Z 35005KT 10SM SCT070 SCT100 BKN200 23/04 A2997 RMK AO2
     SLP152 SH DSNT NE T02280044=
METAR PAFA 270053Z 35005KT 10SM SCT070 SCT100 BKN200 23/04 A2997=
METAR PAFA 262353Z 32008KT 10SM SCT070 SCT100 BKN200 22/03 A2999 RMK
 AO2 SLP157 T02220033 10228 20156 58009=
METAR PAFA 262353Z 32008KT 10SM SCT070 SCT100 BKN200 22/03 A2999=


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