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Keesler Air Force Base

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KBIX
Airport
ICAO: KBIX
Summary
Name Keesler Air Force Base
Region North America
Territory United States US.gif
Location Biloxi, Mississippi
Serving
Coordinates 30° 24' 41.27" N, 88° 55' 13.16" W
Runways
Designator Length Width Surface ROPS
3/21 2326 m7,631.234 ft
46 m150.919 ft
PEM /


METAR
Observation KBIX 170956Z AUTO 02010KT 10SM CLR 13/10 A2998 RMK AO2 SLP155 T01340100
Station Keesler Air Force Base / Biloxi
Date/Time 17 October 2019 09:56:00
Wind direction 20°
Wind speed 10 kts
Lowest cloud amount n/a
Temperature 13.4°C
Dew point 10°C
Humidity 79%
QNH hPa
Weather condition n/a

WX
Tag(s) Cumulonimbus
Tropical Revolving Storm

Keesler Air Force Base

ICAO: KBIX IATA: BIX

Description

Keesler Air Force Base is a United States Air Force installation located in Biloxi, a city in Harrison County, Mississippi.

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 KBIX

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