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Unformatted text preview: If no, don’t believe the TAF Wait till the next TAF comes out and see what it says AIRMET o Warn of hazards to small aircraft o Covers 6 hr period o Issued 4 times per day o AIRMET Tango – for Turbulence o AIRMET Sierra – For IFR SIGMET o Warn of conditions that can be dangerous to all aircraft Severe icing Extreme turbulence Convective SIGMETs o Tornados o Large hail o Embedded thunderstorms Flight watch o 122.0 MHz o 0600-2200 local time o EFAS (enroute flight advisory service o Radio call is flight watch o Used only for weather info...
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- Fall '08
- Aviation terminology, METAR, SIGMET, Terminal Aerodrome Forecast, reports clear skies