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

(1143 UTC 24 July 2021)
Data provider http://aviationweather.gov/metar/data/
 
METAR text: VCBI 241110Z 21013KT 9999 FEW016 FEW018CB 28/25 Q1007 NOSIG RMK SE/S/SW
Conditions at: VCBI (COLOMBO/KATUNAYA, LK) observed 1110 UTC 24 July 2021
Temperature: 28.0°C (82°F)
Dewpoint: 25.0°C (77°F) [RH = 84%]
Pressure (altimeter): 29.73 inches Hg (1007.0 mb)
Winds: from the SSW (210 degrees) at 15 MPH (13 knots; 6.7 m/s)
Visibility: 6 or more miles (10+ km)
Ceiling: at least 12,000 feet AGL
Clouds: few clouds at 1600 feet AGL
few clouds at 1800 feet AGL
Weather: no significant weather observed at this time

Forecast for: VCBI (COLOMBO/KATUNAYA, LK)
Text: TAF VCBI 241100Z 2412/2518 21010KT 9999 SCT018 TX31/2507Z TN26/2500Z
Forecast period: 1200 UTC 24 July 2021 to 0100 UTC 25 July 2021
Forecast type: FROM: standard forecast or significant change
Winds: from the SSW (210 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: scattered clouds at 1800 feet AGL
Weather: no significant weather forecast for this period
Text: PROB30
Forecast period: 2000 UTC 24 July 2021 to 0300 UTC 25 July 2021
Forecast type: TEMPORARY: The following changes expected for less than half the time period
Visibility: 4 miles (6 km)
Ceiling: 1600 feet AGL
Clouds: broken clouds at 1600 feet AGL
few clouds at 1800 feet AGL
Weather: SHRA -TSRA  (rain showers, light rain associated with thunderstorm(s))
Text: TEMPO 2420/2503 6000 -TSRA/SHRA BKN016 FEW018CB
Forecast period: 0100 to 1800 UTC 25 July 2021
Forecast type: BECOMING: Conditions expected to become as follows by 0300 UTC 25 July 2021
Winds: from the SSW (210 degrees) at 12 MPH (10 knots; 5.1 m/s)
gusting to 23 MPH (20 knots; 10.3 m/s)
Visibility: 6 or more miles (10+ km)
Ceiling: at least 12,000 feet AGL
Clouds: scattered clouds at 1800 feet AGL
Weather: no significant weather forecast for this period