NOUS41 KWBC 061215



Technical Implementation Notice 12-59

National Weather Service Headquarters Washington DC

715 AM EST Thu Dec 6 2012


TO:      National Weather Service Offices (NWS)

         Federal Aviation Administration Customers (FAA)

         Family of Services Subscribers (FOS)

         Other Customers of NWS Aviation Forecasts


FROM:    Cyndie Abelman

         Chief, Aviation Services Branch


SUBJECT: Change of Identifier for NWS Products for Dexter B.    

         Florence Memorial Field Airport (KADF) in Arkadelphia, 

         Arkansas Effective February 28, 2013   


NOTE:    The following changes have no impact on NOAA Weather

         Wire Service subscribers.


Effective Thursday, February 28, 2013, at 1200 universal

coordinated time (UTC), all NWS products with the identifier KM89

issued for Dexter B. Florence Memorial Field Airport in

Arkadelphia AR will be changed to identifier KADF. After that

date, routine and updated NWS products will be issued for this

airport with the identifier KADF.


NWS personnel/offices will need to add the following identifier

to their communications systems to receive the new TAF:


Airport Name                        WMO Heading   AWIPS ID

------------                        -----------   --------      

Dexter B. Florence Memorial Field   FTUS44 KLZK   TAFADF


                                    CXUS54 KLZK   CF6ADF


In addition, the KADF TAF will be added to the existing TAF

collectives below, which are transmitted to FAA personnel and

other external users.


WMO Headings available to the following customers:


FTUS80 KWBC    Non-FAA Domestic and Family of Services


FTUS90 KWBC    FAA Weather Message Switching Center and FAA



FTUS52 KWBC    Global Telecommunication System Customers


Holders of NWS procedural instruction 10-813 (Terminal Aerodrome

Forecasts) should make appropriate additions to the appendices.


For questions regarding this TAF change, please contact:


Ms. Renee R. Fair

Meteorologist in Charge

National Weather Service

North Little Rock, AR   72118

501 834-9102 Ext. 222


Marty Trexler, Aviation Program Manager

National Weather Service

North Little Rock, AR   72118

501 834-9102  Ext. 241


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