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Technical Implementation Notice 14-30 

National Weather Service Headquarters Washington DC

652 AM EDT Mon Jul 14 2014

 

TO:       National Weather Service Offices (NWS)

          Federal Aviation Administration Customers (FAA)

          Family of Service Subscribers (FOS)

          Other Customers of NWS Aviation Forecasts

 

FROM:     Cyndie Abelman

          Chief, Aviation Services Branch

 

SUBJECT:  Implementation of Terminal Aerodrome Forecast (TAF)

          Service for: IXD, New Century AirCenter Airport

          Olathe, KS, Effective: September 30, 2014

 

NOTE:     The following changes have no impact on NOAA Weather     

          Wire Service subscribers

 

Effective Tuesday, September 30, 2014, at 1800 Universal

Coordinated Time (UTC), the NWS office in Pleasant Hill will

begin TAF service for a new site. After that date, routine and

updated TAFs will be issued for this airport 24 hours a day.

 

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

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

New Century AirCenter Airport Olathe,KS   FTUS43 KEAX   TAFIXD 

 

In addition, the new 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

              Facilities

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 these TAFs, please contact:

 

Julie Adolphson, Meteorologist in Charge 

NWS Kansas City/Pleasant Hill, MO

1803 North 7 Highway

Pleasant Hill, MO 64080-9421

816-540-6021

julie.adolphson@noaa.gov

 

 

National Technical Implementation Notices are online at:

 

http://weather.gov/os/notif.htm

 

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