Eglin Air Force Base/Destin-Fort Walton Beach

KVPS · Florida, United States

Compass
Wind direction of Eglin Air Force Base/Destin-Fort Walton Beach 12/30
Wind: 0 kt, 0 beaufort


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OVC 300
METAR KVPS 030900Z AUTO 00000KT 6SM BR OVC003 19/18 A3007 RMK AO2 SLP189 $

METAR Eglin Air Force Base/Destin-Fort Walton Beach - KVPS/VPS

Eglin Air Force Base/Destin-Fort Walton Beach is a large airport in Florida, United States. The airport is located at latitude 30.48349 and longitude -86.52509. The airport has 2 runways: 12/30 and 2/20. The ICAO airport code of this field is KVPS. The local airport ID (FAA LID) of this airport is VPS. The airport's IATA code is VPS. The airport is in the Jacksonville FIR.

This aviation weather observation was made for Eglin Air Force Base/Destin-Fort Walton Beach on March 3, 2024 03:00, local time.

Airport observations

There is little or no wind from a variable direction.

Visibility is 6 mi.

There are overcast clouds at an altitude of 300 ft. The ceiling, broken or more, is 300 ft.

Current weather is mist. The temperature and wind chill are 19 °C. The dew point is 18 °C, the relative humidity is 94%. The air pressure at sea level is 30.07 inHg (QNH).

Daylight period

Today the sun rises at 06:09 and sets at 17:46. This applies to Eglin Air Force Base/Destin-Fort Walton Beach, the universal daylight period may be different. The difference between the local time and UTC is -6 hour. Currently, there is no daylight saving time in effect.

Companies

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Experiences

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Runways

Id Heading Crosswind Headwind Crosswind %
12/30 119°-299°
2/20 012°-192°

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

300 ft OVC Overcast clouds

Temperature & Weather

Weather Mist
Temperature 19 °C
Dewpoint 18 °C
Rel. humidity 94%
Kp-index 0 (0-9)

Remarks

AO2Automatic weather station that can determine the type of precipitation
SLP189Sea level pressure is 30.09 inHg (30.09 inHg)
$This weather station needs maintenance

Daylight period

Sunrise
06:09 (2:24h)
Midday
11:57
Sunset
17:46

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