Recreational Report
Issued by NWS Topeka, KS

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MORNING LOW LEVEL WIND FORECAST
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE TOPEKA KS
656 AM CDT FRI MAY 22 2015

...SHAWNEE COUNTY...

.DISCUSSION...

AVIATION...(FOR THE 12Z TAFS THROUGH 12Z SATURDAY MORNING)
ISSUED AT 605 AM CDT FRI MAY 22 2015

MADE ONLY SLIGHT ADJUSTMENTS TO PREVIOUS TAF ISSUANCE. BROUGHT
RAIN IN AN HOUR SOONER AND ADDED VCSH AHEAD OF ITS ARRIVAL, AND
ALONG WITH THE RAIN ARE SOME LOWER CLOUDS AND HAVE ADDED A SCT
GROUP FOR THAT. STILL DIFFICULT TO PINPOINT HIGHEST FOCUS FOR
PRECIP CHANCES BEYOND THE FIRST 6 HOURS OR SO AND SHOULD BE ABLE
TO REFINE OVERNIGHT CHANCES AS TIMING DRAWS CLOSER..

.THIS MORNING...
    SUNRISE:                         604 AM

    SURFACE WIND FORECAST:           7 AM  180/02 MPH
                                     8 AM  180/03 MPH

    TOP SND (AGL) (AT 603 AM):        200FT  224/02 MPH
                                      400FT  224/03 MPH
                                      600FT  229/01 MPH
                                      800FT  030/01 MPH
                                     1000FT  088/04 MPH
                                     1500FT  113/08 MPH
                                     2000FT  129/17 MPH

    RAP WINDS (AGL)(AT 700 AM):      SURFACE 176/03 MPH
                                       96FT  178/06 MPH
                                      247FT  175/08 MPH
                                      512FT  169/09 MPH
                                      905FT  157/10 MPH
                                     1424FT  140/11 MPH
                                     2050FT  138/14 MPH
                                     2750FT  139/18 MPH
                                     3525FT  135/20 MPH

    RAP WINDS (AGL)(AT 800 AM):      SURFACE 129/03 MPH
                                       96FT  141/06 MPH
                                      247FT  147/08 MPH
                                      510FT  149/10 MPH
                                      905FT  136/12 MPH
                                     1421FT  127/14 MPH
                                     2050FT  128/17 MPH
                                     2747FT  128/21 MPH
                                     3525FT  124/23 MPH

    RAP WINDS (AGL)(AT 900 AM):      SURFACE 209/06 MPH
                                       94FT  206/07 MPH
                                      245FT  204/08 MPH
                                      507FT  197/13 MPH
                                      901FT  136/12 MPH
                                     1421FT  127/14 MPH
                                     2050FT  128/17 MPH
                                     2747FT  128/21 MPH
                                     3525FT  124/23 MPH

    DENSITY ALTITUDE:                7 AM  366 FT
                                     8 AM  433 FT

.OUTLOOK FOR THIS EVENING...
    SUNSET:         835 PM
    SURFACE WIND:   6 PM  140/10 MPH
                    8 PM  130/08 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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