Recreational Report
Issued by NWS Topeka, KS

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SXUS43 KTOP 170021
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EVENING LOW LEVEL WIND FORECAST
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE TOPEKA KS
721 PM CDT SAT MAY 16 2015

...SHAWNEE COUNTY...

.DISCUSSION...

AVIATION...(FOR THE 00Z TAFS THROUGH 00Z SUNDAY EVENING)
ISSUED AT 646 PM CDT SAT MAY 16 2015

FOR THE 00Z TAFS, WHILE LOW-END VFR CONDITIONS SHOULD PREVAIL EARLY
THIS EVENING, CONDITIONS HAVE DROPPED TO MVFR DURING THE MORE
MODERATE TO HEAVY THUNDERSTORMS NEAR THE TAF SITES. SOME STRONG
WIND GUSTS MAY BE ASSOCIATED WITH THE STRONGER STORMS. AREAS OF
THUNDERSTORMS WILL CONTINUE THROUGH MUCH OF THE EVENING AND EARLY
OVERNIGHT HOURS. SOUNDINGS SHOW MVFR CIGS LINGERING THROUGH THE
MORNING HOURS ON SUNDAY BEFORE CLEARING OUT TO VFR CONDITIONS BY
LATE MORNING.

.THIS EVENING...
    SUNSET:                          829 PM

    SURFACE WIND FORECAST:           8 PM  210/12 MPH

    TOP SND (AGL) (AT 614 PM):        200FT  302/13 MPH
                                      400FT  301/18 MPH
                                      600FT  298/17 MPH
                                      800FT  292/14 MPH
                                     1000FT  240/07 MPH
                                     1500FT  181/10 MPH
                                     2000FT  146/26 MPH

    RAP WINDS (AGL)(AT 600 PM):      SURFACE 222/03 MPH
                                       30FT  216/05 MPH
                                      189FT  209/06 MPH
                                      462FT  199/07 MPH
                                      870FT  189/07 MPH
                                     1402FT  182/08 MPH
                                     2050FT  169/09 MPH
                                     2776FT  157/10 MPH
                                     3577FT  150/12 MPH

    RAP WINDS (AGL)(AT 700 PM):      SURFACE 253/07 MPH
                                     SURFACEFT  253/09 MPH
                                      173FT  253/11 MPH
                                      446FT  249/12 MPH
                                      849FT  235/13 MPH
                                     1375FT  217/13 MPH
                                     2018FT  197/15 MPH
                                     2734FT  181/19 MPH
                                     3528FT  171/23 MPH

    RAP WINDS (AGL)(AT 800 PM):      SURFACE 090/04 MPH
                                       33FT  090/04 MPH
                                      191FT  090/04 MPH
                                      464FT  128/05 MPH
                                      868FT  235/13 MPH
                                     1375FT  217/13 MPH
                                     2018FT  197/15 MPH
                                     2734FT  181/19 MPH
                                     3528FT  171/23 MPH

    DENSITY ALTITUDE:                8 PM  2450 FT

.OUTLOOK FOR TOMORROW MORNING...
    SUNRISE:        608 AM
    SURFACE WIND:   6 AM  170/14 MPH
                    8 AM  180/17G25 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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