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Re: STS-134 Landing Weather Thread
« Reply #20 on: 06/01/2011 03:58 AM »
PAO Kelly Humphries relaying the latest SMG forecast -- winds now forecast to be lighter than earlier (as seen in the observations from the SLF) and still no issue from the storm far off in the Atlantic.

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Re: STS-134 Landing Weather Thread
« Reply #21 on: 06/01/2011 04:50 AM »
Local KSC weather has remained very good, which allowed the flight control team to give an early go for the deorbit burn a few minutes ago.

Recent posted obs at the SLF:

SPECI KTTS 010440Z 09003KT 10SM FEW028 22/20 A3013 RMK SLP203 1SC /0/ N0903/04 C0803/04 S0801/06
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Re: STS-134 Landing Weather Thread
« Reply #22 on: 06/01/2011 05:00 AM »
Surface winds almost calm in last posted obs:

METAR KTTS 010455Z 07001KT 10SM FEW028 21/19 A3013 RMK SLP203 1SC /0/ N0701/03 C0902/04 S1002/06

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