Aviation Weather


The National Weather Service (NWS) in Birmingham has Terminal Aerodrome Forecasts (TAF) or aviation weather forecast responsibility for seven primary locations in Alabama.  These forecasts are listed below with other selected TAFs issued by other NWS offices across the southeast United States.

Terminal Aerodrome Forecasts (TAFs)

Issued by the Birmingham NWS Office:

Others in Alabama:

  • DHN - Dothan Airport, Dothan
  • HSV - Huntsville International-Carl T Jones Field, Huntsville
  • MOB - Mobile Regional Airport, Mobile
  • MSL - Muscle Shoals Airport

Adjacent States:

  • PFN - Panama City/Bay County International Airport, Panama City, FL
  • PNS - Pensacola Regional Airport, Pensacola, FL
  • TLH - Tallahassee Regional Airport, Tallahassee, FL
  • ABY - Southwest Georgia Regional Airport, Albany, GA
  • AGS - Augusta Regional Airport at Bush Field, Augusta, GA
  • AHN - Athens-Ben Epps Airport, Athens, GA
  • ATL - Hartsfield/Jackson Atlanta International Airport, Atlanta, GA
  • CSG - Columbus Airport, Columbus, GA
  • FTY - Fulton County Airport/Brown Field, Atlanta, GA
  • MCN - Middle Georgia Regional Airport, Macon, GA
  • PDK - DeKalb-Peachtree Airport, Atlanta, GA
  • RYY - Cobb County Airport-Mc Collum Field, Atlanta, GA
  • GLH - Greenville/Mid Delta Regional Airport, Greenville, MS
  • GPT - Gulfport/Biloxi Regional Airport, Gulfport, MS
  • GWO - Greenwood/LeFlore Airport, Greenwood, MS
  • JAN - Jackson International Airport, Jackson, MS
  • MCB - McComb/Pike County Airport/John E Lewis Field, McComb, MS
  • MEI - Meridian Regional Airport, Meridian, MS
  • TUP - Tupelo Regional Airport, Tupelo, MS
  • BNA - Nashville International Airport, Nashville, TN
  • CHA - Chattanooga Metropolitan Airport, Chattanooga, TN
  • CSV - Crossvile Memorial Airport/Whitson Field, Crossville, TN
  • MEM - Memphis International Airport, Memphis, TN
  • MKL - McKellar-Sipes Regional Airport, Jackson, TN
  • TRI - Tri-Cities Regional Airport, Blountville, TN
  • TYS - McGhee Tyson Airport, Knoxville, TN

For raw or decoded surface observations take a look at our surface data page.

Other aviation weather products (including AIRMETS and SIGMETS) are available at the Aviation Weather Center's home page.

Aviation Digital Data Service has METAR, satellite, radar, TAFs, etc, and a great java applet that plots METAR data.

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