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Help with a metar code

Discussion in 'Technical Talk' started by STS-41B, Dec 30, 2016.

  1. STS-41B

    STS-41B Well-Known Member

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    CYUL 302200Z 26016G28KT 15SM DRSN FEW020 BKN090 BKN210 M07/M13 A2961 RMK SC1AC4CI2 PRESRR SLP031

    SC1AC4CI2..... ???
     
  2. NickH

    NickH Dank Meme

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    Cloud types and opacity. It's what they do in Canada, Eh.

    Strato Cumulus with 1/8 opacity, Alto Cumulus with 4/8 opacity and Cirrus with 2/8. Eh.
     
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    BEEF SUPREME Well-Known Member

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    H60Flyer Well-Known Member

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    Wow! You learn something new everyday!!


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  5. BWER

    BWER Well-Known Member

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    What we use to do in the US as well. Military got rid of it around 2003. I missed it.

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  6. Max Power

    Max Power Well-Known Member

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    I'd rather have cloud opacity readings than the useless precip amount or other junk that makes for 4 minute ATIS.
     

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