Recreational Report
Issued by NWS Topeka, KS

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AFTERNOON LOW LEVEL WIND FORECAST
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE TOPEKA KS
527 PM CST TUE NOV 18 2014

...SHAWNEE COUNTY...

.DISCUSSION...

AVIATION...(FOR THE 00Z TAFS THROUGH 00Z WEDNESDAY EVENING)
ISSUED AT 526 PM CST TUE NOV 18 2014

VFR CONDITIONS SHOULD BE THE RULE. WARM AIR MOVING IN OVERHEAD IN
THE FIRST SEVERAL HOURS OF THE FORECAST LEADS TO WIND ISSUES,
PARTICULARLY WIND SHEAR. GIVEN STRONG INVERSION AND WARM AIR
ADVECTION, HAVE LOWERED THE HEIGHT/INTENSIFIED THE GOING LLWS
MENTION. COLD FRONT PASSAGE AROUND 06Z ACTUALLY WEAKENS WIND
ISSUES WITH GUSTS BECOMING COMMON IN DAYTIME MIXING AFTER 14Z.
SHALLOW MOISTURE COULD LEAD TO SOME LOWER, NEAR MVFR STRATUS IN
THIS LATER PERIOD.

.THIS AFTERNOON...
    SUNSET:                          506 PM

    TOP SND (AGL) (AT 506 PM):        200FT  193/13 MPH
                                      400FT  193/17 MPH
                                      600FT  190/20 MPH
                                      800FT  191/22 MPH
                                     1000FT  201/23 MPH
                                     1500FT  223/20 MPH
                                     2000FT  243/26 MPH

    RAP WINDS (AGL)(AT 600 PM):        46FT  195/09 MPH
                                      128FT  198/13 MPH
                                      273FT  201/16 MPH
                                      530FT  204/18 MPH
                                      911FT  208/20 MPH
                                     1403FT  213/21 MPH
                                     2003FT  223/21 MPH
                                     2672FT  235/22 MPH
                                     3407FT  251/24 MPH

    RAP WINDS (AGL)(AT 700 PM):        46FT  186/11 MPH
                                      125FT  188/20 MPH
                                      272FT  190/23 MPH
                                      524FT  194/27 MPH
                                      903FT  200/28 MPH
                                     1393FT  207/27 MPH
                                     1992FT  225/25 MPH
                                     2659FT  248/30 MPH
                                     3404FT  260/39 MPH

    RAP WINDS (AGL)(AT 800 PM):        46FT  187/12 MPH
                                      124FT  189/22 MPH
                                      270FT  191/25 MPH
                                      521FT  195/32 MPH
                                      898FT  200/28 MPH
                                     1393FT  207/27 MPH
                                     1992FT  225/25 MPH
                                     2659FT  248/30 MPH
                                     3404FT  260/39 MPH

.OUTLOOK FOR TOMORROW MORNING...
    SUNRISE:        710 AM
    SURFACE WIND:   7 AM  290/09 MPH
                    9 AM  310/10 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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