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Area Forecast Changes

On or about October 10th, the FAA will discontinue the text area forecast weather products. These have been replaced by graphical area forecast charts. As part of the the weather briefing request, the graphical area forecast charts will be accessible under the “Area Forecast” tab on the briefing results page. More information about area forecast changes […]


October 10, 2017, Weather
FAA replaces alphanumeric area forecast (FA) with graphical area forecast

The FAA is replacing the alphanumeric Area Forecasts with  Graphical area forecasts. The Graphical  area forecasts consist of two different graphics – one covering forecasted clouds and one covering surface conditions. The alphanumeric area forecast (FA) will continue to be provided for several months while the flying community familiarizes itself with the new graphic products. […]


August 1, 2017, Weather