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Force on Force training enhances Weather Airmen readiness

Master Sgt. James Kamphaus, 3d Weather Squadron mission support flight chief, climbs a flight of stairs during a certification field exercise (CFX), July 29, 2019, at Camp Bowie Training Center, Texas. The CFX was designed to evaluate the squadron’s overall tactical ability and readiness to provide the U.S. Army with full spectrum environmental support to the Joint Task Force (JTF) fight. The CFX immersed Airmen into all the aspects of what could come with a deployment such as force on force scenarios. (U.S. Air Force photo by Airman 1st Class Eugene Oliver)

Master Sgt. James Kamphaus, 3d Weather Squadron mission support flight chief, climbs a flight of stairs during a certification field exercise (CFX), July 29, 2019, at Camp Bowie Training Center, Texas. The CFX was designed to evaluate the squadron’s overall tactical ability and readiness to provide the U.S. Army with full spectrum environmental support to the Joint Task Force (JTF) fight. The CFX immersed Airmen into all the aspects of what could come with a deployment such as force on force scenarios. (U.S. Air Force photo by Airman 1st Class Eugene Oliver)

A Staff Weather Officer from the 3d Weather Squadron, fires an M4 Carbine during a certification field exercise (CFX), July 30, 2019, at Camp Bowie Training Center, Texas. The CFX was designed to evaluate the squadron’s overall tactical ability and readiness to provide the U.S. Army with full spectrum environmental support to the Joint Task Force (JTF) fight. The CFX immersed Airmen into all the aspects of what could come with a deployment such as force on force scenarios. (U.S. Air Force photo by Airman 1st Class Eugene Oliver)

A Staff Weather Officer from the 3d Weather Squadron, fires an M4 Carbine during a certification field exercise (CFX), July 30, 2019, at Camp Bowie Training Center, Texas. The CFX was designed to evaluate the squadron’s overall tactical ability and readiness to provide the U.S. Army with full spectrum environmental support to the Joint Task Force (JTF) fight. The CFX immersed Airmen into all the aspects of what could come with a deployment such as force on force scenarios. (U.S. Air Force photo by Airman 1st Class Eugene Oliver)

A Staff Weather Officer from the 3d Weather Squadron, takes cover during a certification field exercise (CFX), July 29, 2019, at Camp Bowie Training Center, Texas. The CFX was designed to evaluate the squadron’s overall tactical ability and readiness to provide the U.S. Army with full spectrum environmental support to the Joint Task Force (JTF) fight. The CFX immersed Airmen into all the aspects of what could come with a deployment such as force on force scenarios. (U.S. Air Force photo by Airman 1st Class Eugene Oliver)

A Staff Weather Officer from the 3d Weather Squadron, takes cover during a certification field exercise (CFX), July 29, 2019, at Camp Bowie Training Center, Texas. The CFX was designed to evaluate the squadron’s overall tactical ability and readiness to provide the U.S. Army with full spectrum environmental support to the Joint Task Force (JTF) fight. The CFX immersed Airmen into all the aspects of what could come with a deployment such as force on force scenarios. (U.S. Air Force photo by Airman 1st Class Eugene Oliver)

A Staff Weather Officer from the 3d Weather runs to another vantage point during a certification field exercise (CFX), July 29, 2019, at Camp Bowie Training Center, Texas. The CFX was designed to evaluate the squadron’s overall tactical ability and readiness to provide the U.S. Army with full spectrum environmental support to the Joint Task Force (JTF) fight. The CFX immersed Airmen into all the aspects of what could come with a deployment such as force on force scenarios. (U.S. Air Force photo by Airman 1st Class Eugene Oliver)

A Staff Weather Officer from the 3d Weather runs to another vantage point during a certification field exercise (CFX), July 29, 2019, at Camp Bowie Training Center, Texas. The CFX was designed to evaluate the squadron’s overall tactical ability and readiness to provide the U.S. Army with full spectrum environmental support to the Joint Task Force (JTF) fight. The CFX immersed Airmen into all the aspects of what could come with a deployment such as force on force scenarios. (U.S. Air Force photo by Airman 1st Class Eugene Oliver)

Senior Airman Karen Celestin, 3d Weather Squadron weather forecaster, advances her position during a certification field exercise (CFX), July 29, 2019, at Camp Bowie Training Center, Texas. The CFX was designed to evaluate the squadron’s overall tactical ability and readiness to provide the U.S. Army with full spectrum environmental support to the Joint Task Force (JTF) fight. The CFX immersed Airmen into all the aspects of what could come with a deployment such as force on force scenarios. (U.S. Air Force photo by Airman 1st Class Eugene Oliver)

Senior Airman Karen Celestin, 3d Weather Squadron weather forecaster, advances her position during a certification field exercise (CFX), July 29, 2019, at Camp Bowie Training Center, Texas. The CFX was designed to evaluate the squadron’s overall tactical ability and readiness to provide the U.S. Army with full spectrum environmental support to the Joint Task Force (JTF) fight. The CFX immersed Airmen into all the aspects of what could come with a deployment such as force on force scenarios. (U.S. Air Force photo by Airman 1st Class Eugene Oliver)

Staff Sgt. Austin Buckhalter, 3d Weather Squadron weather forecaster, fires an M4 Carbine during a certification field exercise (CFX), July 29, 2019, at Camp Bowie Training Center, Texas. The CFX was designed to evaluate the squadron’s overall tactical ability and readiness to provide the U.S. Army with full spectrum environmental support to the Joint Task Force (JTF) fight. The CFX immersed Airmen into all the aspects of what could come with a deployment such as force on force scenarios. (U.S. Air Force photo by Airman 1st Class Eugene Oliver)

Staff Sgt. Austin Buckhalter, 3d Weather Squadron weather forecaster, fires an M4 Carbine during a certification field exercise (CFX), July 29, 2019, at Camp Bowie Training Center, Texas. The CFX was designed to evaluate the squadron’s overall tactical ability and readiness to provide the U.S. Army with full spectrum environmental support to the Joint Task Force (JTF) fight. The CFX immersed Airmen into all the aspects of what could come with a deployment such as force on force scenarios. (U.S. Air Force photo by Airman 1st Class Eugene Oliver)

Staff Weather Officers from the 3d Weather Squadron, defend their position during a certification field exercise (CFX), July 30, 2019, at Camp Bowie Training Center, Texas. The CFX was designed to evaluate the squadron’s overall tactical ability and readiness to provide the U.S. Army with full spectrum environmental support to the Joint Task Force (JTF) fight. The CFX immersed Airmen into all the aspects of what could come with a deployment such as force on force scenarios. (U.S. Air Force photo by Airman 1st Class Eugene Oliver)

Staff Weather Officers from the 3d Weather Squadron, defend their position during a certification field exercise (CFX), July 30, 2019, at Camp Bowie Training Center, Texas. The CFX was designed to evaluate the squadron’s overall tactical ability and readiness to provide the U.S. Army with full spectrum environmental support to the Joint Task Force (JTF) fight. The CFX immersed Airmen into all the aspects of what could come with a deployment such as force on force scenarios. (U.S. Air Force photo by Airman 1st Class Eugene Oliver)

A Staff Weather Officer from the 3d Weather Squadron, fires an M4 Carbine during a certification field exercise (CFX), July 30, 2019, at Camp Bowie Training Center, Texas. The CFX was designed to evaluate the squadron’s overall tactical ability and readiness to provide the U.S. Army with full spectrum environmental support to the Joint Task Force (JTF) fight. The CFX immersed Airmen into all the aspects of what could come with a deployment such as force on force scenarios. (U.S. Air Force photo by Airman 1st Class Eugene Oliver)

A Staff Weather Officer from the 3d Weather Squadron, fires an M4 Carbine during a certification field exercise (CFX), July 30, 2019, at Camp Bowie Training Center, Texas. The CFX was designed to evaluate the squadron’s overall tactical ability and readiness to provide the U.S. Army with full spectrum environmental support to the Joint Task Force (JTF) fight. The CFX immersed Airmen into all the aspects of what could come with a deployment such as force on force scenarios. (U.S. Air Force photo by Airman 1st Class Eugene Oliver)

A Staff Weather Officer from the 3d Weather Squadron, fires an M4 Carbine during a certification field exercise (CFX), July 29, 2019, at Camp Bowie Training Center, Texas. The CFX was designed to evaluate the squadron’s overall tactical ability and readiness to provide the U.S. Army with full spectrum environmental support to the Joint Task Force (JTF) fight. The CFX immersed Airmen into all the aspects of what could come with a deployment such as force on force scenarios. (U.S. Air Force photo by Airman 1st Class Eugene Oliver)

A Staff Weather Officer from the 3d Weather Squadron, fires an M4 Carbine during a certification field exercise (CFX), July 29, 2019, at Camp Bowie Training Center, Texas. The CFX was designed to evaluate the squadron’s overall tactical ability and readiness to provide the U.S. Army with full spectrum environmental support to the Joint Task Force (JTF) fight. The CFX immersed Airmen into all the aspects of what could come with a deployment such as force on force scenarios. (U.S. Air Force photo by Airman 1st Class Eugene Oliver)

Airman 1st Class Elizabeth Cudnohufsky, 3d Weather Squadron weather forecaster fires an M4 carbine during a certification field exercise (CFX), July 30, 2019, at Camp Bowie Training Center, Texas. The CFX was designed to evaluate the squadron’s overall tactical ability and readiness to provide the U.S. Army with full spectrum environmental support to the Joint Task Force (JTF) fight. The CFX immersed Airmen into all the aspects of what could come with a deployment such as force on force scenarios. (U.S. Air Force photo by Airman 1st Class Eugene Oliver)
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Airman 1st Class Elizabeth Cudnohufsky, 3d Weather Squadron weather forecaster fires an M4 carbine during a certification field exercise (CFX), July 30, 2019, at Camp Bowie Training Center, Texas. The CFX was designed to evaluate the squadron’s overall tactical ability and readiness to provide the U.S. Army with full spectrum environmental support to the Joint Task Force (JTF) fight. The CFX immersed Airmen into all the aspects of what could come with a deployment such as force on force scenarios. (U.S. Air Force photo by Airman 1st Class Eugene Oliver)

Staff Weather Officers from the 3d Weather Squadron, defend their position during a certification field exercise (CFX), July 29, 2019, at Camp Bowie Training Center, Texas. The CFX was designed to evaluate the squadron’s overall tactical ability and readiness to provide the U.S. Army with full spectrum environmental support to the Joint Task Force (JTF) fight. The CFX immersed Airmen into all the aspects of what could come with a deployment such as force on force scenarios. (U.S. Air Force photo by Airman 1st Class Eugene Oliver)
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Staff Weather Officers from the 3d Weather Squadron, defend their position during a certification field exercise (CFX), July 29, 2019, at Camp Bowie Training Center, Texas. The CFX was designed to evaluate the squadron’s overall tactical ability and readiness to provide the U.S. Army with full spectrum environmental support to the Joint Task Force (JTF) fight. The CFX immersed Airmen into all the aspects of what could come with a deployment such as force on force scenarios. (U.S. Air Force photo by Airman 1st Class Eugene Oliver)

Maj. Zach Reinbold, 3d Weather Squadron Det 1 commander, signals his fellow Airmen during a certification field exercise (CFX), July 29, 2019, at Camp Bowie Training Center, Texas. The CFX was designed to evaluate the squadron’s overall tactical ability and readiness to provide the U.S. Army with full spectrum environmental support to the Joint Task Force (JTF) fight. The CFX immersed Airmen into all the aspects of what could come with a deployment such as force on force scenarios. (U.S. Air Force photo by Airman 1st Class Eugene Oliver)
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Maj. Zach Reinbold, 3d Weather Squadron Det 1 commander, signals his fellow Airmen during a certification field exercise (CFX), July 29, 2019, at Camp Bowie Training Center, Texas. The CFX was designed to evaluate the squadron’s overall tactical ability and readiness to provide the U.S. Army with full spectrum environmental support to the Joint Task Force (JTF) fight. The CFX immersed Airmen into all the aspects of what could come with a deployment such as force on force scenarios. (U.S. Air Force photo by Airman 1st Class Eugene Oliver)

Staff Weather Officers from the 3d Weather Squadron, defend their position during a certification field exercise (CFX), July 29, 2019, at Camp Bowie Training Center, Texas. The CFX was designed to evaluate the squadron’s overall tactical ability and readiness to provide the U.S. Army with full spectrum environmental support to the Joint Task Force (JTF) fight. The CFX immersed Airmen into all the aspects of what could come with a deployment such as force on force scenarios. (U.S. Air Force photo by Airman 1st Class Eugene Oliver)
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Staff Weather Officers from the 3d Weather Squadron, defend their position during a certification field exercise (CFX), July 29, 2019, at Camp Bowie Training Center, Texas. The CFX was designed to evaluate the squadron’s overall tactical ability and readiness to provide the U.S. Army with full spectrum environmental support to the Joint Task Force (JTF) fight. The CFX immersed Airmen into all the aspects of what could come with a deployment such as force on force scenarios. (U.S. Air Force photo by Airman 1st Class Eugene Oliver)

A Staff Weather Officer from the 3d Weather Squadron, fires an M4 Carbine during a certification field exercise (CFX), July 29, 2019, at Camp Bowie Training Center, Texas. The CFX was designed to evaluate the squadron’s overall tactical ability and readiness to provide the U.S. Army with full spectrum environmental support to the Joint Task Force (JTF) fight. The CFX immersed Airmen into all the aspects of what could come with a deployment such as force on force scenarios. (U.S. Air Force photo by Airman 1st Class Eugene Oliver)
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A Staff Weather Officer from the 3d Weather Squadron, fires an M4 Carbine during a certification field exercise (CFX), July 29, 2019, at Camp Bowie Training Center, Texas. The CFX was designed to evaluate the squadron’s overall tactical ability and readiness to provide the U.S. Army with full spectrum environmental support to the Joint Task Force (JTF) fight. The CFX immersed Airmen into all the aspects of what could come with a deployment such as force on force scenarios. (U.S. Air Force photo by Airman 1st Class Eugene Oliver)

Master Sgt. Ryan Kegler, 3d Weather Squadron Det 1 section chief of division weather operations, fires an M4 Carbine during a certification field exercise (CFX), July 29, 2019, at Camp Bowie Training Center, Texas. The CFX was designed to evaluate the squadron’s overall tactical ability and readiness to provide the U.S. Army with full spectrum environmental support to the Joint Task Force (JTF) fight. The CFX immersed Airmen into all the aspects of what could come with a deployment such as force on force scenarios. (U.S. Air Force photo by Airman 1st Class Eugene Oliver)
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Master Sgt. Ryan Kegler, 3d Weather Squadron Det 1 section chief of division weather operations, fires an M4 Carbine during a certification field exercise (CFX), July 29, 2019, at Camp Bowie Training Center, Texas. The CFX was designed to evaluate the squadron’s overall tactical ability and readiness to provide the U.S. Army with full spectrum environmental support to the Joint Task Force (JTF) fight. The CFX immersed Airmen into all the aspects of what could come with a deployment such as force on force scenarios. (U.S. Air Force photo by Airman 1st Class Eugene Oliver)

A Staff Weather Officer from the 3d Weather Squadron, fires an M9 pistol during a certification field exercise (CFX), July 29, 2019, at Camp Bowie Training Center, Texas. The CFX was designed to evaluate the squadron’s overall tactical ability and readiness to provide the U.S. Army with full spectrum environmental support to the Joint Task Force (JTF) fight. The CFX immersed Airmen into all the aspects of what could come with a deployment such as force on force scenarios. (U.S. Air Force photo by Airman 1st Class Eugene Oliver)
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A Staff Weather Officer from the 3d Weather Squadron, fires an M9 pistol during a certification field exercise (CFX), July 29, 2019, at Camp Bowie Training Center, Texas. The CFX was designed to evaluate the squadron’s overall tactical ability and readiness to provide the U.S. Army with full spectrum environmental support to the Joint Task Force (JTF) fight. The CFX immersed Airmen into all the aspects of what could come with a deployment such as force on force scenarios. (U.S. Air Force photo by Airman 1st Class Eugene Oliver)

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