Recreational Report
Issued by NWS Topeka, KS

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SXUS43 KTOP 241740
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AFTERNOON LOW LEVEL WIND FORECAST
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE TOPEKA KS
1140 AM CST TUE FEB 24 2015

...SHAWNEE COUNTY...

.DISCUSSION...

AVIATION...(FOR THE 18Z TAFS THROUGH 18Z WEDNESDAY AFTERNOON)
ISSUED AT 1135 AM CST TUE FEB 24 2015

VFR CONDITIONS PERSIST THIS AFTERNOON WITH GENERALLY DECREASING
WESTERLY / NORTHWESTERLY WINDS. OVERNIGHT, A LOW PRESSURE SYSTEM
BEGINS TO DEVELOP OFF TO THE NORTHWEST WHICH WILL BRING THE WINDS
BACK TO THE SOUTH BY LATE IN THE TAF PERIOD. EXPECT INCREASING
CLOUDINESS, BUT STILL REMAINING ABOVE MVFR CONDITIONS. THE SNOW
CHANCE IS STILL OFF TO OUR NORTH AT ALL TERMINALS UNTIL AFTER 18Z WEDNESDAY.

.THIS AFTERNOON...
    SUNSET:                          610 PM

    SURFACE WIND FORECAST:           3 PM  310/10 MPH
                                     5 PM  310/07 MPH

    TOP SND (AGL) (AT 521 AM):        200FT  238/15 MPH
                                      400FT  241/23 MPH
                                      600FT  248/28 MPH
                                      800FT  254/33 MPH
                                     1000FT  268/38 MPH
                                     1500FT  272/38 MPH
                                     2000FT  234/07 MPH

    RAP WINDS (AGL)(AT 600 PM):        38FT  325/09 MPH
                                      119FT  325/11 MPH
                                      266FT  325/12 MPH
                                      526FT  325/13 MPH
                                      910FT  325/14 MPH
                                     1409FT  325/14 MPH
                                     2014FT  325/15 MPH
                                     2689FT  325/16 MPH
                                     3434FT  325/17 MPH

    RAP WINDS (AGL)(AT 700 PM):        38FT  342/06 MPH
                                      119FT  345/10 MPH
                                      269FT  345/13 MPH
                                      526FT  344/15 MPH
                                      910FT  342/16 MPH
                                     1410FT  339/17 MPH
                                     2015FT  337/17 MPH
                                     2687FT  336/19 MPH
                                     3433FT  340/23 MPH

    RAP WINDS (AGL)(AT 800 PM):        38FT  283/03 MPH
                                      118FT  329/06 MPH
                                      265FT  335/08 MPH
                                      525FT  335/10 MPH
                                      909FT  342/16 MPH
                                     1410FT  339/17 MPH
                                     2015FT  337/17 MPH
                                     2687FT  336/19 MPH
                                     3433FT  340/23 MPH

    DENSITY ALTITUDE:                3 PM  373 FT
                                     5 PM  142 FT

.OUTLOOK FOR TOMORROW MORNING...
    SUNRISE:        701 AM
    SURFACE WIND:   7 AM  150/06 MPH
                    9 AM  160/08 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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