Recreational Report
Issued by NWS Topeka, KS

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MORNING LOW LEVEL WIND FORECAST
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE TOPEKA KS
540 AM CST FRI NOV 14 2014

...SHAWNEE COUNTY...

.DISCUSSION...

AVIATION...(FOR THE 12Z TAFS THROUGH 12Z SATURDAY MORNING)
ISSUED AT 512 AM CST FRI NOV 14 2014

VFR PREVAILS THROUGH THE PERIOD AS INFLUENCE FROM HIGH PRESSURE
SHIFTS VARIABLE WINDS THIS MORNING JUST BELOW 10 KTS FROM THE SOUTHEAST
IN THE AFTERNOON. AN UPPER DISTURBANCE DEVELOPS LIGHT SNOW ACROSS
CENTRAL KANSAS LATE THIS EVENING. CONFIDENCE IS LOW ON TIMING OF
SNOW REACHING KMHK NEAR THE END OF FORECAST PERIOD. DECIDED TO
LEAVE OUT MENTION IN TAF AT THIS ISSUANCE. SHOULD PLAN FOR LOWER FLIGHT
CATEGORIES WITH LIGHT TO MODERATE SNOW OCCURRING SHORTLY AFTER 12Z
SATURDAY AT SITES.

.THIS MORNING...
    SUNRISE:                         704 AM

    SURFACE WIND FORECAST:           7 AM  360/01 MPH
                                     9 AM  090/02 MPH

    TOP SND (AGL) (AT 511 AM):        200FT  353/02 MPH
                                      400FT  014/03 MPH
                                      600FT  054/05 MPH
                                      800FT  058/07 MPH
                                     1000FT  052/06 MPH
                                     1500FT  045/02 MPH
                                     2000FT  304/03 MPH

    RAP WINDS (AGL)(AT 700 AM):        48FT  279/05 MPH
                                      124FT  285/08 MPH
                                      262FT  294/08 MPH
                                      504FT  333/03 MPH
                                      867FT  070/03 MPH
                                     1340FT  083/05 MPH
                                     1915FT  075/07 MPH
                                     2556FT  063/08 MPH
                                     3272FT  040/09 MPH

    RAP WINDS (AGL)(AT 800 AM):        48FT  267/04 MPH
                                      124FT  281/07 MPH
                                      261FT  286/08 MPH
                                      504FT  278/03 MPH
                                      867FT  170/03 MPH
                                     1339FT  153/05 MPH
                                     1914FT  140/06 MPH
                                     2553FT  114/06 MPH
                                     3268FT  075/05 MPH

    RAP WINDS (AGL)(AT 900 AM):        45FT  297/01 MPH
                                      121FT  294/04 MPH
                                      259FT  296/06 MPH
                                      502FT  261/03 MPH
                                      865FT  170/03 MPH
                                     1339FT  153/05 MPH
                                     1914FT  140/06 MPH
                                     2553FT  114/06 MPH
                                     3268FT  075/05 MPH

    DENSITY ALTITUDE:                7 AM  -2564 FT
                                     9 AM  -2123 FT

.OUTLOOK FOR THIS AFTERNOON...
    SUNSET:         509 PM
    SURFACE WIND:   2 PM  160/06 MPH
                    4 PM  150/07 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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