Recreational Report
Issued by NWS Topeka, KS

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SXUS43 KTOP 021750
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AFTERNOON LOW LEVEL WIND FORECAST
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE TOPEKA KS
1150 AM CST MON MAR 2 2015

...SHAWNEE COUNTY...

.DISCUSSION...

AVIATION...(FOR THE 18Z TAFS THROUGH 18Z TUESDAY AFTERNOON)
ISSUED AT 1149 AM CST MON MAR 2 2015

VFR CONDITIONS ARE EXPECTED THROUGH THIS AFTERNOON. AS THE NEXT
SYSTEM APPROACHES THE REGION, AREAS OF DRIZZLE AND POSSIBLY LIGHT
RAIN WILL BE POSSIBLE TONIGHT INTO TUESDAY MORNING. HOWEVER, THERE
IS UNCERTAINTY WITH REGARDS TO HOW WIDESPREAD OR PREVAILING THIS
LIGHT PRECIPITATION WILL BE, AS MODELS SEEM TO BE TRENDING
DOWNWARD WITH THE AVAILABLE MOISTURE. MVFR AND SOME PERIODS OF IFR
CIGS WILL BE POSSIBLE. EXPECT WINDS TO INCREASE OVERNIGHT INTO
TUESDAY, VEERING FROM SOUTH TO NORTHWEST WITH THE PASSAGE OF A
COLD FRONT.

.THIS AFTERNOON...
    SUNSET:                          616 PM

    SURFACE WIND FORECAST:           4 PM  130/14 MPH
                                     6 PM  130/12 MPH

    TOP SND (AGL) (AT 503 AM):        200FT  101/01 MPH
                                      400FT  095/02 MPH
                                      600FT  085/04 MPH
                                      800FT  097/06 MPH
                                     1000FT  112/10 MPH
                                     1500FT  095/11 MPH
                                     2000FT  086/12 MPH

    RAP WINDS (AGL)(AT 600 PM):      SURFACE 136/12 MPH
                                       97FT  141/16 MPH
                                      243FT  143/19 MPH
                                      494FT  145/22 MPH
                                      868FT  146/24 MPH
                                     1357FT  147/25 MPH
                                     1949FT  148/26 MPH
                                     2606FT  157/28 MPH
                                     3336FT  172/27 MPH

    RAP WINDS (AGL)(AT 700 PM):      SURFACE 132/10 MPH
                                       97FT  134/16 MPH
                                      242FT  135/19 MPH
                                      494FT  137/22 MPH
                                      868FT  138/24 MPH
                                     1357FT  141/25 MPH
                                     1946FT  152/27 MPH
                                     2605FT  163/27 MPH
                                     3340FT  182/27 MPH

    RAP WINDS (AGL)(AT 800 PM):      SURFACE 123/10 MPH
                                       97FT  126/16 MPH
                                      242FT  127/18 MPH
                                      494FT  130/23 MPH
                                      867FT  138/24 MPH
                                     1357FT  141/25 MPH
                                     1946FT  152/27 MPH
                                     2605FT  163/27 MPH
                                     3340FT  182/27 MPH

    DENSITY ALTITUDE:                4 PM  -581 FT
                                     6 PM  -580 FT

.OUTLOOK FOR TOMORROW MORNING...
    SUNRISE:        652 AM
    SURFACE WIND:   7 AM  190/21G30 MPH
                    9 AM  210/21G30 MPH

&&

THIS FORECAST IS NOT ROUTINELY UPDATED OR AMENDED OUTSIDE OF
SCHEDULED ISSUANCES. A METEOROLOGIST WILL ALSO BE AVAILABLE AT PHONE
NUMBER 1-785-234-2592.

FOR ADDITIONAL INFORMATION VISIT OUR WEBSITE AT HTTP://WWW.WEATHER.GOV/TOPEKA

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