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Issued by NWS Topeka, KS

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SXUS43 KTOP 171134
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MORNING LOW LEVEL WIND FORECAST
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE TOPEKA KS
634 AM CDT THU APR 17 2014

...SHAWNEE COUNTY...

.DISCUSSION...

AVIATION...(FOR THE 12Z TAFS THROUGH 12Z FRIDAY MORNING)
ISSUED AT 627 AM CDT THU APR 17 2014

SCT TO BKN BAND OF 2 KFT MVFR STRATUS OBSERVED JUST TO THE NORTH
AND EAST OF KTOP/KFOE/KMHK. SHORT TERM GUIDANCE IS ALSO PICKING UP
ON THE LOWER CIGS IMPACTING TERMINALS THROUGH 14Z WHERE A TEMPO
GROUP WAS INSERTED. VFR PREVAILS THEREAFTER AS NORTHWEST WINDS VEER
TO THE NORTHEAST DECREASING BELOW 10 KTS THROUGH THE AFTERNOON.
LIGHT SHOWERS ARE POSSIBLE NEAR KTOP/KFOE AFT 18Z WHERE A VCSH WAS
INSERTED. CONFIDENCE IS LOW OF SHOWERS IMPACTING SITES WITH THE
BEST CHANCES OVER SOUTHEAST KANSAS. HIGH PRESSURE AFT 00Z CLEARS
SKIES AS WINDS BECOME LIGHT FROM THE EAST AND SOUTHEAST.

.THIS MORNING...
    SUNRISE:                         643 AM

    SURFACE WIND FORECAST:           7 AM  350/09 MPH
                                     9 AM  360/09 MPH

    TOP SND (AGL) (AT 610 AM):        200FT  338/10 MPH
                                      400FT  337/13 MPH
                                      600FT  341/15 MPH
                                      800FT  344/17 MPH
                                     1000FT  348/19 MPH
                                     1500FT  356/20 MPH
                                     2000FT  357/11 MPH

    RAP WINDS (AGL)(AT 700 AM):        27FT  346/10 MPH
                                      108FT  348/14 MPH
                                      254FT  349/16 MPH
                                      506FT  350/17 MPH
                                      884FT  352/19 MPH
                                     1374FT  353/19 MPH
                                     1968FT  358/20 MPH
                                     2638FT  025/14 MPH
                                     3386FT  063/04 MPH

    RAP WINDS (AGL)(AT 800 AM):        30FT  351/11 MPH
                                      108FT  351/14 MPH
                                      256FT  352/16 MPH
                                      508FT  353/18 MPH
                                      885FT  353/19 MPH
                                     1374FT  354/20 MPH
                                     1970FT  356/20 MPH
                                     2636FT  022/11 MPH
                                     3387FT  297/01 MPH

    RAP WINDS (AGL)(AT 900 AM):        33FT  357/12 MPH
                                      111FT  358/15 MPH
                                      259FT  358/17 MPH
                                      511FT  358/19 MPH
                                      888FT  353/19 MPH
                                     1374FT  354/20 MPH
                                     1970FT  356/20 MPH
                                     2636FT  022/11 MPH
                                     3387FT  297/01 MPH

    DENSITY ALTITUDE:                7 AM  -410 FT
                                     9 AM  -207 FT

.OUTLOOK FOR THIS EVENING...
    SUNSET:         802 PM
    SURFACE WIND:   5 PM  070/03 MPH
                    7 PM  110/03 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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