Low level flight conditions over Iceland

                 Low level flight conditions over Iceland


OUTLOOK 1200 - 1700 GMT.

Winds/temperature at significant levels:
FL050: 200/15-30KT, but 260/10-20KT in E-Iceland, -04
FL100: 210/20-30KT, -14
FL180: 210/20-40KT, strongest in the E, -30

Overview of weather systems:
Just W of Snæfellsnes is a 1000 mb low slowly moving NE.

Near surface winds:
SW and S 10-30 KT, strongest in the W.

Cloud heights/visibility/weather:
BKN at 1200-3000 FT and showers of rain with limited visibility. Widely FEW/SCT and good visibility in NE- and E-Iceland, but a few patches of fog near the coast. Tops at 5.000 to 12.000 FT.

Visual flight conditions in Iceland:
Marginal/poor. Mostly good in NE- and E-Iceland.

Freezing level:
1000 to 4000 FT, highest in the far E.

Atmospheric or cloud icing:

LGT, but ISOL MOD in the far W.

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