Find and Extract Data

sandramac used Ask the Experts™

I have this forumla below that finds the first instance of OVC or BKN then taking the 3 digits after it.  How do I add another criteria.  Search in column A for the row that has "KQSA" then in that cell find the first BKN or OVC and extract the 3 digits right after that.

For example

Say in cell A25   it has KQSA 3305SM  9999 BKN055 A2999, it would extract the 055.
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