Recreational Report
Issued by NWS Topeka, KS

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MORNING LOW LEVEL WIND FORECAST
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE TOPEKA KS
550 AM CST SAT FEB 28 2015

...SHAWNEE COUNTY...

.DISCUSSION...

AVIATION...(FOR THE 12Z TAFS THROUGH 12Z SUNDAY MORNING)
ISSUED AT 540 AM CST SAT FEB 28 2015

INITIAL VFR STRATUS DECK AT 12Z AS MVFR CEILINGS INCREASE WITH THE
LIGHT SNOW BANDS FROM THE SOUTHWEST. LIGHT FLURRIES ARE POSSIBLE
FOR THE NEXT 2 HOURS BEFORE THE LOW END MVFR CONDITIONS WITH
LIGHT TO MODERATE SNOW ARRIVES AFTER 14Z AND CONTINUES THROUGH
00Z. MID LEVEL DRY AIR COMING IN BEHIND THE SYSTEM SIGNALS A LULL
IN SNOW FOR THE FIRST HALF OF THE EVENING. POTENTIAL FOR
REDEVELOPMENT OF LIGHT SNOW AND IFR CONDITIONS AFTER 06Z, WITH
SOME DECENT UNCERTAINTY IN TIMING TO INCLUDE AT THIS TIME.

.THIS MORNING...
    SUNRISE:                         657 AM

    SURFACE WIND FORECAST:           7 AM  120/06 MPH
                                     9 AM  140/08 MPH

    TOP SND (AGL) (AT 506 AM):        200FT  127/08 MPH
                                      400FT  129/14 MPH
                                      600FT  137/14 MPH
                                      800FT  143/15 MPH
                                     1000FT  154/19 MPH
                                     1500FT  166/19 MPH
                                     2000FT  182/17 MPH

    RAP WINDS (AGL)(AT 700 AM):        45FT  119/04 MPH
                                      121FT  118/10 MPH
                                      259FT  119/13 MPH
                                      501FT  132/14 MPH
                                      862FT  145/16 MPH
                                     1332FT  155/19 MPH
                                     1903FT  169/22 MPH
                                     2540FT  181/20 MPH
                                     3249FT  189/16 MPH

    RAP WINDS (AGL)(AT 800 AM):        43FT  127/03 MPH
                                      116FT  123/11 MPH
                                      257FT  123/13 MPH
                                      499FT  134/16 MPH
                                      858FT  147/17 MPH
                                     1328FT  162/19 MPH
                                     1900FT  177/22 MPH
                                     2539FT  186/20 MPH
                                     3246FT  191/16 MPH

    RAP WINDS (AGL)(AT 900 AM):        38FT  137/06 MPH
                                      112FT  135/11 MPH
                                      252FT  136/12 MPH
                                      494FT  142/17 MPH
                                      853FT  147/17 MPH
                                     1328FT  162/19 MPH
                                     1900FT  177/22 MPH
                                     2539FT  186/20 MPH
                                     3246FT  191/16 MPH

    DENSITY ALTITUDE:                7 AM  -2391 FT
                                     9 AM  -2095 FT

.OUTLOOK FOR THIS AFTERNOON...
    SUNSET:         614 PM
    SURFACE WIND:   4 PM  150/08 MPH
                    6 PM  140/07 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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