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Barksdale Air Force Base

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KBAD
Airport
ICAO: KBAD
Summary
Name Barksdale Air Force Base
Region North America
Territory United States US.gif
Location Bossier City, Louisiana
Serving
Coordinates 32° 30' 6.69" N, 93° 39' 25.71" W
Runways
Designator Length Width Surface ROPS
15/33 3583 m11,755.249 ft
91 m298.556 ft
PEM yes/yes


METAR
Observation KBAD 190656Z AUTO 15004KT 10SM CLR 11/03 A3029 RMK AO2 SLP260 T01090025
Station Barksdale Air Force Base
Date/Time 19 March 2019 06:56:00
Wind direction 150°
Wind speed 04 kts
Lowest cloud amount n/a
Temperature 10.9°C
Dew point 2.5°C
Humidity 56%
QNH hPa
Weather condition n/a

WX
Tag(s) Cumulonimbus
Tornado
Tropical Revolving Storm

Barksdale Air Force Base

ICAO: KBAD IATA: BAD

Description

Barksdale Air Force Base is a United States Air Force installation located 8 km4.32 nm
8,000 m
26,246.719 ft
east-southeast of Bossier City, Louisiana.

Climatology

Humid “subtropical” climate (Köppen climate classification Cfa) - characterized by hot, humid summers and cool winters. Significant amounts of precipitation occur in all seasons in most areas. Winter rainfall (and sometimes snowfall) is associated with large storms that the westerlies steer from west to east. Most summer rainfall occurs during thunderstorms and occasional tropical storms (hurricanes).

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Accidents & Serious Incidents at or in vicinity of KBAD

None on SKYbrary