Recreational Report
Issued by NWS Topeka, KS

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SXUS43 KTOP 251140
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MORNING LOW LEVEL WIND FORECAST
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE TOPEKA KS
540 AM CST WED FEB 25 2015

...SHAWNEE COUNTY...

.DISCUSSION...

AVIATION...(FOR THE 12Z TAFS THROUGH 12Z THURSDAY MORNING)
ISSUED AT 533 AM CST WED FEB 25 2015

VFR PREVAILS THROUGH THE FIRST SIX HOURS OF THE TAF PERIOD AS THE
NEXT COLD FRONT ARRIVES BETWEEN 22Z AND 23Z. GUSTY SOUTHWEST WINDS
VEER TO THE NORTHWEST AND BECOME STRONG BETWEEN 20 AND 26 KTS
SUSTAINED, GUSTING UP TO 35 KTS AT KFOE THROUGH THE EVENING.
ALONG AND BEHIND THE BOUNDARY, SCATTERED LIGHT RAIN AND SNOW
TRANSITIONS TO LIGHT SNOW BETWEEN 23Z AND 05Z. MVFR CIGS ACCOMPANY
THE COLD FRONT AS STRONG WINDS AND BLOWING SNOW CAUSE RESTRICTED
VISIBILITIES.

.THIS MORNING...
    SUNRISE:                         701 AM

    SURFACE WIND FORECAST:           7 AM  190/05 MPH
                                     9 AM  190/08 MPH

    TOP SND (AGL) (AT 524 AM):        200FT  217/08 MPH
                                      400FT  210/17 MPH
                                      600FT  199/18 MPH
                                      800FT  188/17 MPH
                                     1000FT  182/12 MPH
                                     1500FT  188/09 MPH
                                     2000FT  204/06 MPH

    RAP WINDS (AGL)(AT 700 AM):        35FT  183/05 MPH
                                      115FT  198/09 MPH
                                      258FT  207/12 MPH
                                      511FT  207/14 MPH
                                      892FT  203/15 MPH
                                     1390FT  205/15 MPH
                                     1993FT  207/13 MPH
                                     2667FT  198/10 MPH
                                     3417FT  180/06 MPH

    RAP WINDS (AGL)(AT 800 AM):        35FT  182/06 MPH
                                      113FT  198/12 MPH
                                      259FT  205/15 MPH
                                      512FT  209/16 MPH
                                      894FT  206/17 MPH
                                     1390FT  207/15 MPH
                                     1996FT  209/14 MPH
                                     2667FT  201/11 MPH
                                     3417FT  184/09 MPH

    RAP WINDS (AGL)(AT 900 AM):        35FT  188/06 MPH
                                      115FT  201/16 MPH
                                      259FT  206/19 MPH
                                      513FT  207/21 MPH
                                      895FT  206/17 MPH
                                     1390FT  207/15 MPH
                                     1996FT  209/14 MPH
                                     2667FT  201/11 MPH
                                     3417FT  184/09 MPH

    DENSITY ALTITUDE:                7 AM  -486 FT
                                     9 AM  -62 FT

.OUTLOOK FOR THIS AFTERNOON...
    SUNSET:         611 PM
    SURFACE WIND:   3 PM  230/13 MPH
                    5 PM  310/16 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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