Low level flight conditions over Iceland


                 Low level flight conditions over Iceland

                 26.06.2022

OUTLOOK 1700 - 2300 GMT.

Winds/temperature at significant levels:
FL050: 020/10-30KT in the W, strongest in the NW, but 110/05-20KT in the E, -03
FL100: 020/10-30KT in the W, strongest in the NW, but 150/15-30KT in the E, -08
FL180: 030/10-25KT in the W, but 140/20-40KT in the E, strongest in the NE, -23

Overview of weather systems:
100 km N of Langanes is a 1006 mb low, moving W. Just W of Scotland is a 993 mb low, moving N. 250 km SE of Cape Farewell is an increasing 1002 mb low, moving E.

Near surface winds:
N-erly wind 05-25 KT in the W, strongest over Westfjords, but VRB / 05-15KT in the E.

Cloud heights/visibility/weather:
BKN/OVC at 0500-2000 FT with drizzle or light rain and poor visibility at times in the S and W. BKN/OVC at 1000-2500 FT in the NE, mostly dry and good visibility. Tops near 15,000 FT.

Visual flight conditions in Iceland:
Poor/impassable in the S and W. Marginal in the NE.

Freezing level:
From 1500FT in the NW, up to 6000FT in the E.

Atmospheric or cloud icing:
LGT OCNL MOD.

Turbulence:
LGT.

Other information:
NIL.






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