Recreational Report
Issued by NWS Topeka, KS

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AFTERNOON LOW LEVEL WIND FORECAST
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE TOPEKA KS
1118 AM CST SAT DEC 13 2014

...SHAWNEE COUNTY...

.DISCUSSION...

AVIATION...(FOR THE 18Z TAFS THROUGH 18Z SUNDAY AFTERNOON)
ISSUED AT 1117 AM CST SAT DEC 13 2014

MODELS CONTINUE TO POINT TOWARDS AT BEST IFR CONDITIONS THROUGH
THE NEXT 24 HOURS. STILL ANTICIPATE A SLIGHT IMPROVEMENT AT FOE
AND MHK THIS AFTERNOON. HOWEVER BY THIS EVENING, THINK LIFR CIGS
WILL RETURN AS LOW LEVEL MOISTURE CONTINUES TO ADVECT INTO THE
AREA WITH MODELS SHOWING WEAK ISENTROPIC UPGLIDE. TIMING THE
CHANGES IS MOST UNCERTAIN, AND THE FORECAST IS A BEST
APPROXIMATION BASED ON THE RAP AND NAM FORECAST SOUNDINGS.

.THIS AFTERNOON...
    SUNSET:                          500 PM

    SURFACE WIND FORECAST:           2 PM  170/13 MPH
                                     4 PM  170/12 MPH

    TOP SND (AGL) (AT 501 AM):        200FT  185/13 MPH
                                      400FT  186/19 MPH
                                      600FT  191/22 MPH
                                      800FT  196/25 MPH
                                     1000FT  196/23 MPH
                                     1500FT  206/24 MPH
                                     2000FT  216/21 MPH

    RAP WINDS (AGL)(AT 600 PM):      SURFACE 177/09 MPH
                                       91FT  179/15 MPH
                                      242FT  179/17 MPH
                                      506FT  181/20 MPH
                                      895FT  182/22 MPH
                                     1402FT  193/27 MPH
                                     2024FT  203/29 MPH
                                     2724FT  210/27 MPH
                                     3501FT  211/26 MPH

    RAP WINDS (AGL)(AT 700 PM):      SURFACE 168/10 MPH
                                       94FT  171/16 MPH
                                      245FT  172/18 MPH
                                      506FT  175/21 MPH
                                      895FT  178/24 MPH
                                     1404FT  195/29 MPH
                                     2029FT  200/29 MPH
                                     2731FT  203/29 MPH
                                     3503FT  209/34 MPH

    RAP WINDS (AGL)(AT 800 PM):      SURFACE 179/10 MPH
                                       97FT  181/16 MPH
                                      248FT  181/19 MPH
                                      509FT  183/22 MPH
                                      898FT  178/24 MPH
                                     1404FT  195/29 MPH
                                     2029FT  200/29 MPH
                                     2731FT  203/29 MPH
                                     3503FT  209/34 MPH

    DENSITY ALTITUDE:                2 PM  1144 FT
                                     4 PM  1216 FT

.OUTLOOK FOR TOMORROW MORNING...
    SUNRISE:        734 AM
    SURFACE WIND:   7 AM  170/13 MPH
                    9 AM  170/13 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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