Recreational Report
Issued by NWS Topeka, KS

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SXUS43 KTOP 011140
RECTOP

MORNING LOW LEVEL WIND FORECAST
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE TOPEKA KS
540 AM CST SUN MAR 1 2015

...SHAWNEE COUNTY...

.DISCUSSION...

AVIATION...(FOR THE 12Z TAFS THROUGH 12Z MONDAY MORNING)
ISSUED AT 527 AM CST SUN MAR 1 2015

VFR PREVAILS AT KTOP/KFOE/KMHK AS SCATTERED LIGHT SNOW BANDS
DEVELOP SOUTH OF KTOP/KFOE. WILL OCCASIONALLY SEE MVFR CONDITIONS
WITHIN THE SNOW BANDS BEFORE COMING TO AN END BY 16Z. CURRENTLY
NOT CONFIDENT ENOUGH FOR IFR CIGS TO REACH KTOP/KFOE AS THERE IS SOME
UNCERTAINTY IN GUIDANCE ON WHERE HEAVIER SNOW BAND DEVELOPS. MVFR
STRATUS DEVELOPS AFTER 16Z BEFORE INCOMING DRY AIR WITH THE HIGH
PRESSURE SCATTERS OUT LOWER STRATUS TO VFR THIS EVENING.

.THIS MORNING...
    SUNRISE:                         655 AM

    SURFACE WIND FORECAST:           7 AM  300/01 MPH
                                     9 AM  290/02 MPH

    TOP SND (AGL) (AT 505 AM):        200FT  331/01 MPH
                                      400FT  328/02 MPH
                                      600FT  291/03 MPH
                                      800FT  286/05 MPH
                                     1000FT  304/09 MPH
                                     1500FT  300/09 MPH
                                     2000FT  344/06 MPH

    RAP WINDS (AGL)(AT 700 AM):        35FT  257/04 MPH
                                      113FT  265/05 MPH
                                      253FT  275/06 MPH
                                      500FT  288/07 MPH
                                      865FT  300/07 MPH
                                     1343FT  311/06 MPH
                                     1922FT  326/05 MPH
                                     2569FT  298/04 MPH
                                     3287FT  230/11 MPH

    RAP WINDS (AGL)(AT 800 AM):        33FT  266/03 MPH
                                      110FT  278/06 MPH
                                      251FT  286/07 MPH
                                      497FT  298/08 MPH
                                      862FT  309/08 MPH
                                     1340FT  319/06 MPH
                                     1919FT  326/05 MPH
                                     2567FT  279/06 MPH
                                     3289FT  250/13 MPH

    RAP WINDS (AGL)(AT 900 AM):        35FT  274/03 MPH
                                      110FT  288/07 MPH
                                      253FT  291/08 MPH
                                      497FT  301/08 MPH
                                      862FT  309/08 MPH
                                     1340FT  319/06 MPH
                                     1919FT  326/05 MPH
                                     2567FT  279/06 MPH
                                     3289FT  250/13 MPH

    DENSITY ALTITUDE:                7 AM  -1858 FT
                                     9 AM  -1567 FT

.OUTLOOK FOR THIS AFTERNOON...
    SUNSET:         615 PM
    SURFACE WIND:   4 PM  320/07 MPH
                    6 PM  330/05 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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