below minimums

below minimums

[bi′lō ′min·ə‚məmz]
(meteorology)
Below operational weather limits for aircraft.
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But Mother Nature was not on our side that day at NAS Whidbey and the weather was well below minimums at brief time.
Gravely also sees customer fees rising as a result of industry consolidation, noting that banks already charge for ATM transactions and for savings account balances that fall below minimums, such as $500.
In the training environment, the solution is simple: We do not fly if the weather is below minimums.
We were final-approach course inbound when we were told by tower, "The field is below minimums for the VOR approach; would you like the localizer?
FAA dictates once an approach is commenced, you can finish it, even if weather drops below minimums for that approach.
Weather there was below minimums, and they don't have a high approach, either.
Turning onto final, the final approach controller announced that the weather was now below minimums.
ATIS had not been updated to report that the weather had dropped below minimums there.