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ATCSCC ADVZY 044 DCC 02/24/2017 ZAU_SWAP_IMPLEMENTATION_PLAN_FYI

MESSAGE: 

EVENT TIME: 24/1700 - 25/0200
CONSTRAINED FACILITIES: ZAU
ZAU SWAP STATEMENT:

SEVERE WEATHER AVOIDANCE PLANS ARE EXPECTED FOR THE EASTERN  PORTION OF ZAU AIRSPACE THIS AFTERNOON
AND EVENING ACROSS SOUTHERN MICHIGAN/NORTHERN INDIANA AFTER 1700Z.

EXPECTED IMPACT AREA:
THUNDERSTORMS ARE EXPECTED TO IMPACT CHICAGO METRO EASTBOUND DEPARTURE UTILIZING
EBAKE/MOBLE/DUFEE/LEWKE TRACKS  
.
PLANNED ALTERNATE DEPARTURE ROUTES:
DEPARTURES LANDING INTERNAL ZAU AIRPORTS EAST OF ORD/MDW MAY FILE NORMAL ROUTES BUT ARE ENCOURAGED
TO FUEL FOR POSSIBLE TACTICAL REROUTES. 

EASTBOUND DEPARTURE ROUTES ARE ANTICIPATED TO BE IMPACTED CAUSING CODED DEPARTURE ROUTES (CDR'S)
AND/OR SWAPS. USERS ARE ENCOURAGED TO FILE APPROPRIATE CDRS ALONG ANY EAST BOUND TRACK OR USE
PUBLISHED SOUTHBOUND CDRS. POSSIBLE DELAYS AND MIT MAY BE ASSOCIATED WITH THIS INITIATIVE AND MAY
CAUSE LONGER THAN NORMAL DEPARTURE WAIT TIMES.
NORTHBOUND CDRS ARE DISCOURAGED AS WX IS EXPECTED TO IMPACT THOSE ROUTES IN FAR NORTHEAST ZAU.

FUEL ADVISORY:
PLEASE FUEL ACCORDINGLY FOR POSSIBLE CDR'S, PLAYBOOKS, TACTICAL REROUTES AND OTHER TMI'S DUE TO
AIRSPACE BEING AFFECTED BY CONVECTIVE WEATHER. 



PLEASE CONTACT ZAU TMU AT (630) 906-8241 WITH ANY QUESTIONS. 

EFFECTIVE TIME: 

241715 - 250230

SIGNATURE: 

17/02/24 17:15  

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