Recreational Report
Issued by NWS Topeka, KS

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SXUS43 KTOP 231136
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MORNING LOW LEVEL WIND FORECAST
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE TOPEKA KS
536 AM CST SUN NOV 23 2014

...SHAWNEE COUNTY...

.DISCUSSION...

AVIATION...(FOR THE 12Z TAFS THROUGH 12Z MONDAY MORNING)
ISSUED AT 535 AM CST SUN NOV 23 2014

CURRENT IFR/MVFR CONDITIONS ARE EXPECTED TO HANG ON AT ALL TERMINALS
UNTIL LATE THIS EVENING.  LOW CEILINGS AND REDUCED VISIBILITIES ARE
CURRENTLY ACCOMPANIED BY WIDESPREAD DRIZZLE.  THIS PRECIPITATION
WILL TRANSITION TO LIGHT RAINSHOWERS BY 17Z AS A COLD FRONT BEGINS
TRACKING EASTWARD ACROSS THE AREA.  VCTS IS STILL MENTIONED DUE TO
WEAK ELEVATED INSTABILITY AHEAD OF THIS FRONT.  AFTER THE PASSAGE,
WINDS WILL VEER FROM THE SOUTH TO THE NORTHWEST, AND INCREASE TO
SUSTAINED SPEEDS OF 20 KTS, WITH GUSTS UP TO 30 KTS.  COLDER AIR
BEHIND THE FRONT WILL ALLOW FOR A RAIN/SNOW MIX UNTIL PRECIPITATION
FINALLY EXITS ALL TERMINALS BY 06Z.  AFTER THIS TIME, WINDS ARE
STILL EXPECTED TO REMAIN GUSTY, BUT SKIES WILL BEGIN TO CLEAR TO VFR.

.THIS MORNING...
    SUNRISE:                         714 AM

    SURFACE WIND FORECAST:           7 AM  160/09 MPH
                                     9 AM  150/07 MPH

    TOP SND (AGL) (AT 510 AM):        200FT  160/16 MPH
                                      400FT  160/20 MPH
                                      600FT  168/25 MPH
                                      800FT  175/29 MPH
                                     1000FT  188/35 MPH
                                     1500FT  192/37 MPH
                                     2000FT  189/36 MPH

    RAP WINDS (AGL)(AT 700 AM):      SURFACE 187/08 MPH
                                       81FT  188/13 MPH
                                      233FT  189/15 MPH
                                      497FT  194/20 MPH
                                      889FT  198/25 MPH
                                     1398FT  202/27 MPH
                                     2017FT  203/28 MPH
                                     2710FT  204/29 MPH
                                     3478FT  215/27 MPH

    RAP WINDS (AGL)(AT 800 AM):      SURFACE 187/06 MPH
                                       81FT  190/11 MPH
                                      233FT  193/12 MPH
                                      498FT  198/17 MPH
                                      890FT  204/22 MPH
                                     1399FT  207/24 MPH
                                     2018FT  209/24 MPH
                                     2708FT  215/23 MPH
                                     3479FT  232/21 MPH

    RAP WINDS (AGL)(AT 900 AM):      SURFACE 163/05 MPH
                                       81FT  169/10 MPH
                                      233FT  173/11 MPH
                                      498FT  187/15 MPH
                                      890FT  204/22 MPH
                                     1399FT  207/24 MPH
                                     2018FT  209/24 MPH
                                     2708FT  215/23 MPH
                                     3479FT  232/21 MPH

    DENSITY ALTITUDE:                7 AM  1623 FT
                                     9 AM  1623 FT

.OUTLOOK FOR THIS AFTERNOON...
    SUNSET:         503 PM
    SURFACE WIND:   2 PM  300/14G21 MPH
                    4 PM  340/21G31 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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