Recreational Report
Issued by NWS Topeka, KS

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SXUS43 KTOP 230508
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MORNING LOW LEVEL WIND FORECAST
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE TOPEKA KS
1208 AM CDT SAT MAY 23 2015

...SHAWNEE COUNTY...

.DISCUSSION...

AVIATION...(FOR THE 06Z TAFS THROUGH 06Z SATURDAY NIGHT)
ISSUED AT 1201 AM CDT SAT MAY 23 2015

VFR CEILINGS CURRENTLY IN PLACE WILL GRADUALLY LOWER AS LOW LEVEL
MOISTURE APPROACHES TAF SITES FROM THE SOUTHWEST. EXPECT MVFR
CEILINGS TO BUILD IN BEFORE 12Z WITH A DECREASE TO IFR AFTER 12Z.
SEE A GOOD CHANCE FOR A FEW HOURS OF IFR CIGS BEFORE GRADUALLY
LIFTING TOWARD 1500 FEET BY AROUND 17Z. SCATTERED LIGHT SHOWERS
WILL BE POSSIBLE ALMOST ANY TIME AFTER 09Z, WITH AN AREA OF
HEAVIER RAIN AND THUNDERSTORMS LIKELY TO IMPACT TAF SITES CLOSER
TO 00Z, POSSIBLE BRINGING IFR CONDITIONS ONCE AGAIN.

.THIS MORNING...
    SUNRISE:                         604 AM

    SURFACE WIND FORECAST:           6 AM  130/06 MPH
                                     8 AM  130/08 MPH

    TOP SND (AGL) (AT 619 PM):        200FT  116/13 MPH
                                      400FT  116/15 MPH
                                      600FT  115/15 MPH
                                      800FT  115/15 MPH
                                     1000FT  114/16 MPH
                                     1500FT  123/15 MPH
                                     2000FT  133/16 MPH

    RAP WINDS (AGL)(AT 700 AM):      SURFACE 118/04 MPH
                                       69FT  144/08 MPH
                                      222FT  151/09 MPH
                                      486FT  177/12 MPH
                                      882FT  187/17 MPH
                                     1397FT  187/21 MPH
                                     2028FT  181/22 MPH
                                     2732FT  173/20 MPH
                                     3518FT  174/19 MPH

    RAP WINDS (AGL)(AT 800 AM):      SURFACE 120/04 MPH
                                       67FT  136/07 MPH
                                      219FT  141/09 MPH
                                      485FT  166/11 MPH
                                      881FT  183/16 MPH
                                     1395FT  186/21 MPH
                                     2024FT  182/22 MPH
                                     2725FT  175/19 MPH
                                     3509FT  168/16 MPH

    RAP WINDS (AGL)(AT 900 AM):      SURFACE 154/06 MPH
                                       67FT  158/10 MPH
                                      219FT  161/11 MPH
                                      485FT  169/14 MPH
                                      879FT  183/16 MPH
                                     1395FT  186/21 MPH
                                     2024FT  182/22 MPH
                                     2725FT  175/19 MPH
                                     3509FT  168/16 MPH

    DENSITY ALTITUDE:                6 AM  1046 FT
                                     8 AM  1118 FT

.OUTLOOK FOR THIS EVENING...
    SUNSET:         835 PM
    SURFACE WIND:   6 PM  140/12 MPH
                    8 PM  130/12 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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