VCBI Airport Information

Runway Information
Runway 04 Length 10991 ft width 148 ft
Elevation 24 ft Threshold 0 ft Heading 37
Runway 22 Length 10991 ft Width 148 ft
Elevation 27 ft Threshold 0 ft Heading 217
Airport Frequencies
Type APP Name COLOMBO AP Frequency 120.9 MHZ
Type ATIS Name ATIS Frequency 127.2 MHZ
Type GND Name COLOMBO GN Frequency 121.9 MHZ
Type TWR Name COLOMBO TW Frequency 118.7 MHZ
Airport Navaids
Type NDB Name Bandaranaike Frequency 315 KHZ
Type VOR-DME Name Bandaranaike Frequency 112700 KHZ
Airport Weather Information & NOTAM
ADDS - METARS form results

(2003 UTC 23 April 2019)
Data provider http://aviationweather.gov/metar/data/
 
METAR text: VCBI 231910Z 14003KT 9000 SCT040 25/24 Q1009 NOSIG
Conditions at: VCBI (COLOMBO/KATUNAYA, LK) observed 1910 UTC 23 April 2019
Temperature: 25.0°C (77°F)
Dewpoint: 24.0°C (75°F) [RH = 94%]
Pressure (altimeter): 29.79 inches Hg (1009.0 mb)
Winds: from the SE (140 degrees) at 3 MPH (3 knots; 1.5 m/s)
Visibility: 6 miles ( 9 km)
Ceiling: at least 12,000 feet AGL
Clouds: scattered clouds at 4000 feet AGL
Weather: no significant weather observed at this time

Forecast for: VCBI (COLOMBO/KATUNAYA, LK)
Text: TAF VCBI 231700Z 2318/2424 VRB05KT 9999 FEW016 TX33/2407Z TN26/2400Z
Forecast period: 1800 UTC 23 April 2019 to 0400 UTC 24 April 2019
Forecast type: FROM: standard forecast or significant change
Winds: variable direction winds at 6 MPH (5 knots; 2.6 m/s)
Visibility: 6 or more miles 10+ km)
Ceiling: at least 12,000 feet AGL
Clouds: few clouds at 1600 feet AGL
Weather: no significant weather forecast for this period
Text: BECMG 2404/2406 27010KT
Forecast period: 0400 to 1400 UTC 24 April 2019
Forecast type: BECOMING: Conditions expected to become as follows by 0600 UTC 24 April 2019
Winds: from the W (270 degrees) at 12 MPH (10 knots; 5.1 m/s)
Visibility: 6 or more miles 10+ km)
Ceiling: at least 12,000 feet AGL
Clouds: few clouds at 1600 feet AGL
Weather: no significant weather forecast for this period
Text: PROB40
Forecast period: 1000 to 1600 UTC 24 April 2019
Forecast type: TEMPORARY: The following changes expected for less than half the time period
Visibility: 4 miles (6 km)
Ceiling: at least 12,000 feet AGL
Clouds: scattered clouds at 1600 feet AGL
few clouds at 2000 feet AGL
Weather: SHRA -TSRA  (rain showers, light rain associated with thunderstorm(s))
Text: TEMPO 2410/2416 6000 -TSRA/SHRA SCT016 FEW020CB
Forecast period: 1400 UTC 24 April 2019 to 0000 UTC 25 April 2019
Forecast type: BECOMING: Conditions expected to become as follows by 1600 UTC 24 April 2019
Winds: variable direction winds at 6 MPH (5 knots; 2.6 m/s)
Visibility: 6 or more miles 10+ km)
Ceiling: at least 12,000 feet AGL
Clouds: few clouds at 1600 feet AGL
Weather: no significant weather forecast for this period