Leeuwarden Air Base

EHLW · Friesland, Netherlands

Compass
Wind direction of Wind direction 220° Leeuwarden Air Base 5/23
Wind: 22 kt, 6 beaufort

21 kt

5 kt
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SCT 2,400
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BKN 2,800
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OVC 3,200
METAR EHLW 231244Z AUTO 22022KT 9999 SCT024 BKN028 OVC032 07/04 Q0987 WHT TEMPO 22022G37KT 4000 SHRA SCT012 SCT018CB BKN025

METAR Leeuwarden Air Base - EHLW/LWR

Leeuwarden Air Base is a midsized airport in Friesland, Netherlands. The airport is located at latitude 53.22693 and longitude 5.75363. The airport has 2 runways: 5/23 and 9/27. The ICAO airport code of this field is EHLW. The airport's IATA code is LWR. The airport is in the Amsterdam FIR.

This aviation weather observation was made for Leeuwarden Air Base on February 23, 2024 13:44, local time.

Airport observations

The wind is from direction 220° with a speed of 22 kt.

Visibility is 10 km or more.

There are scattered clouds at an altitude of 2,400 ft, broken clouds at an altitude of 2,800 ft and overcast clouds at an altitude of 3,200 ft. The ceiling, broken or more, is 2,800 ft.

The temperature is 7 °C, with a wind chill of 1 °C. The dew point is 4 °C, the relative humidity is 81%. The air pressure at sea level is 987 hPa (QNH).

Trends

  • Temporary

    The wind is from direction 220° with a speed of 22 kt. Wind gusts expected of 37 kt. The visibility becomes 4 km. Significant weather: showers rain. scattered clouds at an altitude of 1,200 ft, scattered clouds cumulonimbus at an altitude of 1,800 ft and broken clouds at an altitude of 2,500 ft.

Daylight period

Today the sun rises at 07:38 and sets at 18:02. This applies to Leeuwarden Air Base, the universal daylight period may be different. The difference between the local time and UTC is +1 hour. Currently, there is no daylight saving time in effect.

Companies

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Runways

Id Heading Crosswind Headwind Crosswind %
5/23 054°-234° 5 kt 21 kt 24 %
9/27 090°-270° 17 kt 14 kt 77 %

The direction with the greatest headwind component is highlighted and used for crosswind calculation. This does not necessarily mean this direction is in use.

Clouds

2,400 ft SCT Scattered clouds
2,800 ft BKN Broken clouds
3,200 ft OVC Overcast clouds
1,200 ft SCT Temporary Scattered clouds
1,800 ft SCT Temporary Scattered clouds cumulonimbus
2,500 ft BKN Temporary Broken clouds

Temperature & Weather

Temperature 7 °C
Dewpoint 4 °C
Rel. humidity 81%
Wind chill 1 °C
Kp-index 0 (0-9)

Daylight period

Sunrise
07:38
Midday
12:50
Sunset
18:02 (4:09h)

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