Recreational Report
Issued by NWS Topeka, KS

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SXUS43 KTOP 160457
RECTOP

EVENING LOW LEVEL WIND FORECAST
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE TOPEKA KS
1157 PM CDT FRI MAY 15 2015

...SHAWNEE COUNTY...

.DISCUSSION...

AVIATION...(FOR THE 06Z TAFS THROUGH 06Z SATURDAY NIGHT)
ISSUED AT 1148 PM CDT FRI MAY 15 2015

VFR PREVAILS INITIALLY WITH INCREASED LOW LEVEL MOISTURE BRINGING
IN A MVFR STRATUS DECK WITH HAZE CLOSER TO 10Z ACCORDING TO SHORT
TERM GUIDANCE. LINE OF TSRA IN CENTRAL KS IS FORECAST TO WEAKEN
WEST OF TERMINALS AND WILL NEED TO MONITOR TRENDS. SCATTERED TSRA
ARE POSSIBLE AFTER 15Z AT KTOP/KFOE WHERE VCTS MENTION IS PLACED.
BELIEVE THE BETTER FORCING ARRIVES LATE AFTERNOON/EARLY EVENING
WHERE STORMS DEVELOP IN CENTRAL KS AND TRACK EAST THROUGH THE
EVENING. CONFIDENCE IN TIMING OR DURATION IS TOO UNCERTAIN TO
MENTION AT THIS TIME. GUSTY SOUTH WINDS PREVAIL THROUGHOUT PERIOD.

.THIS EVENING...
    SUNSET:                          828 PM

    TOP SND (AGL) (AT 604 PM):        200FT  164/11 MPH
                                      400FT  157/13 MPH
                                      600FT  154/12 MPH
                                      800FT  162/11 MPH
                                     1000FT  181/13 MPH
                                     1500FT  165/13 MPH
                                     2000FT  177/16 MPH

    RAP WINDS (AGL)(AT 700 AM):      SURFACE 188/12 MPH
                                       62FT  188/22 MPH
                                      219FT  188/25 MPH
                                      492FT  190/33 MPH
                                      899FT  192/39 MPH
                                     1428FT  198/42 MPH
                                     2069FT  207/43 MPH
                                     2787FT  212/40 MPH
                                     3588FT  205/35 MPH

    RAP WINDS (AGL)(AT 800 AM):      SURFACE 198/11 MPH
                                       53FT  199/20 MPH
                                      208FT  199/23 MPH
                                      481FT  200/29 MPH
                                      887FT  202/35 MPH
                                     1416FT  203/38 MPH
                                     2060FT  205/40 MPH
                                     2774FT  211/42 MPH
                                     3569FT  218/39 MPH

    RAP WINDS (AGL)(AT 900 AM):      SURFACE 184/10 MPH
                                       50FT  186/18 MPH
                                      208FT  187/20 MPH
                                      481FT  191/25 MPH
                                      888FT  202/35 MPH
                                     1416FT  203/38 MPH
                                     2060FT  205/40 MPH
                                     2774FT  211/42 MPH
                                     3569FT  218/39 MPH

.OUTLOOK FOR TOMORROW MORNING...
    SUNRISE:        609 AM
    SURFACE WIND:   6 AM  170/12 MPH
                    8 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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