Raleigh County Memorial Airport

Airport
ICAO code: 
KBKW
Summary
ICAO Region: 
NAM
Territory: 
Location: 
Beckley, West Virginia,
Coordinates: 
Aerial View: 
37° 47' 13.999" N, 81° 7' 26" W
Airport WX: 
Cumulonimbus
Metar
Observation
KBKW 021551Z AUTO 26014G20KT 10SM CLR 12/07 A2997 RMK AO2 PK WND 26026/1522 SLP142 T01220067 TSNO
Station
Beckley, Raleigh County Memorial Airport
Date/Time
2021-12-02 15:51:00
Wind direction
260°
Wind speed
14 kts
Lowest cloud amount
n/a
Temperature
12.2°C
Dew point
6.7°C
Humidity
69%
Weather condition
n/a

Description

Raleigh County Memorial Airport is a public use airport located 6 km east of the central business district of Beckley, a city in Raleigh County, West Virginia.

Climatology

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

Runways

Designator Length Width Surface Rops
10/28 1524 30 ASP Yes/Yes
1/19 2057 46 ASP Yes/Yes
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