Flashcards in Chapter 7 - Adverse Weather Deck (18)
Braking action reported poor
Wind 160 @ 15
Runway 25 cleared for takeoff
Is takeoff permitted?
Not approved because of crosswind and braking action
If a FICON NOTAM reads 5/4/3 what RwyCC value should you use in the landing performance assessment?
What conditions are conducive to icing in flight?
TAT 10 C or less
Visible moisture is encountered
Is operation in sever icing allowed?
It is prohibited
What type of turbulence should be reported if the aircraft is momentarily out of control?
What type of turbulence should you report if the aircraft has rhythmic bumpiness without much change in altitude or attitude?
What type of turbulence may cause structural damage?
What portion of the atmosphere do we normally operate?
How many global wind circulation cells in the northern hemisphere?
Where is the jet stream found?
Along the boundaries of global wind circulation cells
How is the jet stream different in the winter and summer?
Stronger and farther south in the winter
Weaker and farther north in the summer
What kind of fog usually occurs in costal areas?
What kind of fog occurs on clam clear nights?
What kind of fog occurs due to adiabatic cooling from terrain lifting?
What kind of fog can have other hazards associated with it?
Precipitation induced fog
What type of fog is hazardous when flying toward the sun?
What is the maximum allowed crosswind if braking is reported POOR?