NOUS41 KWBC 261530



Technical Implementation Notice 16-14

National Weather Service Headquarters Washington DC

1130 AM EDT Thu May 26 2016


To:       Subscribers:

          -NOAA Weather Wire Service

          -Emergency Managers Weather Information Network


          Other NWS Partners and NWS Employees


FROM:     Dr. William Bauman

          Chief, Aviation and Space Weather Services Branch


SUBJECT:  Implementation of Temporary Terminal Aerodrome

          Forecasts (TAF) for Cuyahoga County Airport,

          Effective July 12-25, 2016


Effective July 12, 2016, at 1800 Coordinated Universal Time

(UTC), the NWS office in Cleveland, OH, will begin temporary TAF

service for the Cuyahoga County Airport (KCGF) in Ohio. The

temporary TAF will be issued to support the FAA in response to

the increased aviation presence associated with the Republican

National Convention in Cleveland, OH. The KCGF TAF will continue

until 0000 UTC Sunday July 26, 2016, issued routinely and

updated as necessary 24 hours a day. 


NWS personnel will need to add the following identifiers to

their communications systems to receive the new TAF:


Airport Name                            WMO Heading    AWIPS ID

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

Cuyahoga County Airport                 FTUS41 KCLE   TAFCGF


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

collectives below, which are transmitted to the Federal Aviation

Administration (FAA) personnel and other external customers.


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



If you have any questions regarding the TAF addition, please



     Noelle Runyan

     Regional Aviation Meteorologist

     NWS Eastern Region Headquarters

     Bohemia, NY 11716

     Phone 631-244-0122



NWS Technical Implementation Notices are available at: