Recreational Report
Issued by NWS Topeka, KS

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EVENING LOW LEVEL WIND FORECAST
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE TOPEKA KS
1237 PM CDT THU MAR 26 2015

...SHAWNEE COUNTY...

.DISCUSSION...

AVIATION...(FOR THE 18Z TAFS THROUGH 18Z FRIDAY AFTERNOON)
ISSUED AT 1230 PM CDT THU MAR 26 2015

VFR PREVAILS THROUGH THE AFTERNOON AS THE NEXT SYSTEM ARRIVES FROM
NORTH AND WEST OF TERMINALS. LIGHT RAIN SHOWERS DEVELOP AFTER 02Z
WITH ALL SHORT TERM GUIDANCE SHOWING CIGS QUICKLY FALLING TO LOW
END MVFR CIGS BY 06Z. CROSS SECTIONS DEPICT A SHALLOW LAYER OF
DRIER INCREASING ABOVE 850 MB WHILE LOW LEVEL SATURATION HOLDS
NEAR THE SFC AFTER THE RAINFALL EXITS NEAR 09Z. THIS WOULD SUGGEST
IFR CIGS ARE POSSIBLE FROM 09Z UNTIL MIXING INCREASES FOR STRATUS
TO LIFT BACK TO VFR MID MORNING.

.THIS EVENING...
    SUNSET:                          740 PM

    SURFACE WIND FORECAST:           5 PM  340/06 MPH
                                     7 PM  360/06 MPH

    TOP SND (AGL) (AT 606 AM):        200FT  357/14 MPH
                                      400FT  003/21 MPH
                                      600FT  011/24 MPH
                                      800FT  018/25 MPH
                                     1000FT  027/26 MPH
                                     1500FT  026/23 MPH
                                     2000FT  014/22 MPH

    RAP WINDS (AGL)(AT 600 PM):        41FT  313/04 MPH
                                      122FT  311/05 MPH
                                      273FT  313/05 MPH
                                      532FT  311/05 MPH
                                      921FT  312/05 MPH
                                     1425FT  310/06 MPH
                                     2034FT  308/07 MPH
                                     2715FT  306/07 MPH
                                     3467FT  306/08 MPH

    RAP WINDS (AGL)(AT 700 PM):        38FT  331/04 MPH
                                      119FT  331/05 MPH
                                      271FT  330/05 MPH
                                      530FT  328/05 MPH
                                      919FT  327/05 MPH
                                     1424FT  324/06 MPH
                                     2034FT  321/06 MPH
                                     2716FT  319/06 MPH
                                     3469FT  316/07 MPH

    RAP WINDS (AGL)(AT 800 PM):        38FT  094/06 MPH
                                      119FT  092/07 MPH
                                      270FT  088/07 MPH
                                      529FT  088/06 MPH
                                      918FT  327/05 MPH
                                     1424FT  324/06 MPH
                                     2034FT  321/06 MPH
                                     2716FT  319/06 MPH
                                     3469FT  316/07 MPH

    DENSITY ALTITUDE:                5 PM  716 FT
                                     7 PM  518 FT

.OUTLOOK FOR TOMORROW MORNING...
    SUNRISE:        715 AM
    SURFACE WIND:   7 AM  350/05 MPH
                    9 AM  350/05 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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