Recreational Report
Issued by NWS Topeka, KS

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SXUS43 KTOP 151248
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MORNING LOW LEVEL WIND FORECAST
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE TOPEKA KS
648 AM CST MON DEC 15 2014

...SHAWNEE COUNTY...

.DISCUSSION...

AVIATION...(FOR THE 12Z TAFS THROUGH 12Z TUESDAY MORNING)
ISSUED AT 552 AM CST MON DEC 15 2014

THE TAF IS COMPLEX THIS AM AS THE SURFACE LOW WILL TRACK ALMOST
DIRECTLY OVER TOP AND FOE, AND JUST SOUTH OF MHK. THE RESULT WILL
BE FREQUENT WIND SHIFTS EARLY IN THE TAF ALONG WITH FREQUENT AND
SOMETIMES TEMPORARY CHANGES IN CEILING HEIGHT. TS IS ALSO POSSIBLE
THROUGH AROUND 15Z OR SO. A COLD FRONT SHIFTS WINDS OUT OF THE NW
WITH GUSTS 20-30 KTS FROM LATE MORNING THROUGH THE REST OF THE
TAF. THIS FRONT IS EXPECTED TO BRING CIGS TO IFR OR LOW END MVFR
BEFORE GRADUALLY IMPROVING TO AROUND 2500 FEET BY LATE AFTERNOON.
EXPECT THESE MVFR CIGS TO PERSIST THROUGH THE REMAINDER OF THE TAF.

.THIS MORNING...
    SUNRISE:                         734 AM

    SURFACE WIND FORECAST:           7 AM  160/06 MPH
                                     9 AM  220/08 MPH

    TOP SND (AGL) (AT 504 AM):        200FT  127/16 MPH
                                      400FT  131/23 MPH
                                      600FT  139/27 MPH
                                      800FT  146/30 MPH
                                     1000FT  160/36 MPH
                                     1500FT  164/33 MPH
                                     2000FT  175/36 MPH

    RAP WINDS (AGL)(AT 700 AM):      SURFACE 152/08 MPH
                                       90FT  155/14 MPH
                                      240FT  157/16 MPH
                                      504FT  163/21 MPH
                                      894FT  168/25 MPH
                                     1401FT  171/30 MPH
                                     2021FT  174/35 MPH
                                     2706FT  174/38 MPH
                                     3469FT  172/39 MPH

    RAP WINDS (AGL)(AT 800 AM):      SURFACE 149/07 MPH
                                       90FT  153/13 MPH
                                      240FT  155/15 MPH
                                      501FT  160/20 MPH
                                      891FT  166/26 MPH
                                     1401FT  174/30 MPH
                                     2017FT  180/32 MPH
                                     2702FT  182/32 MPH
                                     3460FT  182/31 MPH

    RAP WINDS (AGL)(AT 900 AM):      SURFACE 186/10 MPH
                                       95FT  189/17 MPH
                                      246FT  190/20 MPH
                                      509FT  193/22 MPH
                                      898FT  166/26 MPH
                                     1401FT  174/30 MPH
                                     2017FT  180/32 MPH
                                     2702FT  182/32 MPH
                                     3460FT  182/31 MPH

    DENSITY ALTITUDE:                7 AM  1313 FT
                                     9 AM  1163 FT

.OUTLOOK FOR THIS AFTERNOON...
    SUNSET:         501 PM
    SURFACE WIND:   2 PM  290/22G31 MPH
                    4 PM  300/23G32 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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