Recreational Report
Issued by NWS Topeka, KS

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SXUS43 KTOP 161135
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MORNING LOW LEVEL WIND FORECAST
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE TOPEKA KS
635 AM CDT SAT MAY 16 2015

...SHAWNEE COUNTY...

.DISCUSSION...

AVIATION...(FOR THE 12Z TAFS THROUGH 12Z SUNDAY MORNING)
ISSUED AT 633 AM CDT SAT MAY 16 2015

CURRENTLY, TOP/FOE ARE VARYING BETWEEN VFR/MVFR CONDITIONS.  HAVE
KEPT PREVAILING VFR WITH A TEMPO MVFR GROUP UNTIL 15Z TO ACCOUNT FOR
THIS.  AT MHK, MVFR CONDITIONS ARE EXPECTED TO PREVAIL UNTIL 19Z
WHEN CEILINGS WILL LIFT SLIGHTLY.  A LINE OF TSRA MOVING SLOWLY EAST
THIS MORNING AND MAY REACH TERMINALS BEFORE WEAKENING, SO HAVE
MENTIONED VCTS STARTING AT 15Z AT MHK AND 17Z AT FOE/TOP.  THE MAIN
STORMS TODAY SHOULD BE IN THE AFTERNOON, BUT TIMING IN HARD TO
PINPOINT SO HAVE INCLUDED ONLY VCTS AT THIS TIME.

.THIS MORNING...
    SUNRISE:                         609 AM

    SURFACE WIND FORECAST:           7 AM  180/12 MPH
                                     8 AM  180/13 MPH

    TOP SND (AGL) (AT 613 AM):        200FT  182/11 MPH
                                      400FT  186/15 MPH
                                      600FT  186/21 MPH
                                      800FT  187/25 MPH
                                     1000FT  191/36 MPH
                                     1500FT  202/42 MPH
                                     2000FT  200/45 MPH

    RAP WINDS (AGL)(AT 700 AM):      SURFACE 203/09 MPH
                                       56FT  204/17 MPH
                                      214FT  204/20 MPH
                                      487FT  205/26 MPH
                                      894FT  207/31 MPH
                                     1422FT  210/37 MPH
                                     2063FT  210/42 MPH
                                     2777FT  207/45 MPH
                                     3570FT  201/44 MPH

    RAP WINDS (AGL)(AT 800 AM):      SURFACE 218/12 MPH
                                       56FT  217/16 MPH
                                      214FT  216/19 MPH
                                      487FT  216/21 MPH
                                      893FT  216/24 MPH
                                     1418FT  217/29 MPH
                                     2062FT  219/37 MPH
                                     2773FT  218/40 MPH
                                     3565FT  215/39 MPH

    RAP WINDS (AGL)(AT 900 AM):      SURFACE 202/11 MPH
                                       56FT  202/14 MPH
                                      214FT  202/15 MPH
                                      488FT  204/17 MPH
                                      895FT  216/24 MPH
                                     1418FT  217/29 MPH
                                     2062FT  219/37 MPH
                                     2773FT  218/40 MPH
                                     3565FT  215/39 MPH

    DENSITY ALTITUDE:                7 AM  2083 FT
                                     8 AM  2211 FT

.OUTLOOK FOR THIS EVENING...
    SUNSET:         829 PM
    SURFACE WIND:   6 PM  160/16G24 MPH
                    8 PM  160/17G26 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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