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W55 Kenmore Air Harbor Seaplane Base
Seattle, Washington, USA

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FAA INFORMATION EFFECTIVE 21 JUNE 2018

Location

FAA Identifier: W55
Lat/Long: 47-37-44.3530N / 122-20-19.4560W
47-37.739217N / 122-20.324267W
47.6289869 / -122.3387378
(estimated)
Elevation: 14 ft. / 4 m (estimated)
Variation: 20E (1985)
From city: 1 mile N of SEATTLE, WA
Time zone: UTC -7 (UTC -8 during Standard Time)
Zip code: 98109

Seaplane Base Operations

Seaplane Base use: Open to the public
Activation date: 09/1947
Control tower: no
ARTCC: SEATTLE CENTER
FSS: SEATTLE FLIGHT SERVICE STATION
NOTAMs facility: SEA (NOTAM-D service available)
Attendance: DAWN-DUSK
Wind indicator: yes
Segmented circle: no
Landing fee: no, $150 TRANSIT DOCKING FEE.
International operations: international airport of entry

Seaplane Base Communications

CTAF: 122.9
WX ASOS at BFI (6 nm S): 127.75 (206-763-6904)
WX ASOS at RNT (10 nm SE): 126.95 (425-255-6080)
WX ASOS at SEA (11 nm S): PHONE 206-214-2592
WX ASOS at PAE (17 nm N): 128.65 (425-355-6192)
WX AWOS-3PT at PWT (19 nm SW): 121.2 (360-674-2811)

Nearby radio navigation aids

VOR radial/distance  VOR name  Freq  Var
SEAr335/11.7SEATTLE VORTAC116.8019E
PAEr168/17.6PAINE VOR/DME110.6020E
TCMr356/29.4MCCHORD VORTAC109.6015E

 
NDB name  Hdg/Dist  Freq  Var  ID
NOLLA081/2.136215EBF -... ..-.
PARKK332/5.928115EHPK .... .--. -.-
GRAYE005/30.721616EGRF --. .-. ..-.
MASON COUNTY034/38.034819EMNC -- -. -.-.
LACOMAS357/38.332816ELAC .-.. .- -.-.

Seaplane Base Services

Bottled oxygen: NONE
Bulk oxygen: NONE

Runway Information

Runway 16W/34W

Dimensions: 5000 x 500 ft. / 1524 x 152 m
Surface: water
RUNWAY 16W  RUNWAY 34W
Traffic pattern: leftleft

Seaplane Base Ownership and Management from official FAA records

Ownership: Privately-owned
Owner: TODD BANKS
P O BOX 82064
KENMORE, WA 98028
Phone 425-486-1257
EXTENSION 2240
Manager: SARAH FELLER
950 WESTLAKE AVENUE N
SEATTLE, WA 98109
Phone 425-486-1257

Seaplane Base Operational Statistics

Aircraft operations: avg 119/day *
82% air taxi
13% local general aviation
6% transient general aviation
* for 12-month period ending 31 December 2016

Additional Remarks

APCH SURFACE DATA NOT CHECKED.
FUEL AVBL EMERG ONLY.
MARINA FREQUENCY 130.30.
FOR CD CTC SEA APCH AT 206-214-4794.
INCREASED BOATING OPNS ON LAKE APR 15 THRU OCT 15.
SPECIAL NOISE ABATEMENT RULES IN EFFECT CONTACT OPERATOR FOR PATTERN INFORMATION.
KITE FLYING IN PUBLIC PARK AT N END OF ARPT AND UAVS OPERATING AT THE N AND S ENDS.
NIGHT LANDINGS NOT RECOMMENDED DUE TO UNLIGHTED SMALL WATERCRAFT.
DO NOT TAXI CLOSER THAN 200 FT FM SHORELINE EXCP IN CLOSE PROXIMITY TO KENMORE AIR HARBOR.
ALL TAKEOFFS & LANDINGS IN CENTER OF LAKE.
RED BUOY INDICATES START & STOP AREA FOR TKOFS & LNDGS.
CALL 425-486-1257 X2010 FOR APVL AT LEAST 3 HRS PRIOR TO ARR. DOCKING FEE.

Instrument Procedures

There are no published instrument procedures at W55.

Some nearby airports with instrument procedures:

KBFI - Boeing Field/King County International Airport (6 nm S)
KRNT - Renton Municipal Airport (10 nm SE)
KSEA - Seattle-Tacoma International Airport (11 nm S)
KPAE - Snohomish County Airport (Paine Field) (17 nm N)
S50 - Auburn Municipal Airport (19 nm S)
S43 - Harvey Field Airport (19 nm NE)
KPWT - Bremerton National Airport (19 nm SW)
 
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Sunrise and sunset
Times for 24-Jun-2018
 Local
(UTC-7)
 Zulu
(UTC)
Morning civil twilight04:3211:32
Sunrise05:1312:13
Sunset21:1004:10
Evening civil twilight21:5104:51

Current date and time
Zulu (UTC)  24-Jun-2018 11:27:22
Local (UTC-7)  24-Jun-2018 04:27:22
 
METAR
KBFI 
5nm S 
241053Z 30003KT 10SM CLR 13/11 A3010 RMK AO2 SLP193 T01330106 $
KRNT 
9nm SE 
241053Z AUTO 00000KT 10SM CLR 14/02 A3010 RMK AO2 SLP196 T01390017
KSEA 
11nm S 
241053Z 36003KT 10SM CLR 13/11 A3010 RMK AO2 SLP198 T01330111
KPAE 
17nm N 
241053Z AUTO 02003KT 8SM OVC002 12/11 A3011 RMK AO2 SLP195 T01170111
KPWT 
18nm SW 
241056Z AUTO 06006KT 10SM CLR 11/11 A3010 RMK AO2 SLP209 T01110106
TAF
KBFI 
5nm S 
240539Z 2406/2506 VRB03KT P6SM SKC FM242000 33007KT P6SM SCT050 SCT120 BKN200 FM250300 21007KT P6SM BKN040 BKN120 FM250500 18008KT P6SM -RA OVC040
KSEA 
11nm S 
240911Z 2409/2512 VRB03KT P6SM SKC FM242000 33007KT P6SM SCT050 SCT120 BKN200 FM250300 21007KT P6SM BKN040 BKN120 FM250500 18008KT P6SM -RA OVC040
KPAE 
17nm N 
240913Z 2409/2506 33006KT P6SM SCT004 TEMPO 2409/2413 BKN003 FM241300 VRB04KT 6SM BR BKN003 FM241600 VRB04KT P6SM FEW004 SCT200 FM242000 23008KT P6SM SCT050 SCT120 BKN200 FM250300 28008KT P6SM BKN040 BKN120 FM250500 21008KT P6SM -RA OVC040
KPWT 
18nm SW 
240539Z 2406/2506 00000KT P6SM SKC TEMPO 2410/2414 3SM BR SCT003 FM242000 36008KT P6SM SCT050 SCT120 BKN200 FM250300 VRB04KT P6SM BKN040 BKN120 FM250500 18008KT P6SM -RA OVC040
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