Recreational Report
Issued by NWS Topeka, KS

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SXUS43 KTOP 311747
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AFTERNOON LOW LEVEL WIND FORECAST
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE TOPEKA KS
1147 AM CST SAT JAN 31 2015

...SHAWNEE COUNTY...

.DISCUSSION...

AVIATION...(FOR THE 18Z TAFS THROUGH 18Z SUNDAY AFTERNOON)
ISSUED AT 1133 AM CST SAT JAN 31 2015

LOW END MVFR CONDITIONS ARE EXPECTED TO DETERIORATE TO IFR
CONDITIONS DURING THE LATE AFTERNOON. OVERNIGHT TONIGHT AS THE
SURFACE SATURATES, CONDITIONS REMAIN AT IFR WITH POSSIBLE LIFR
CIGS AFTER 03Z. DOMINANT PRECIPITATION TYPE IS LIGHT RAIN THROUGH THE
AFTERNOON AND MOST OF THE EVENING BEFORE A COLD FRONT APPROACHES
FROM THE NORTHWEST. SOUTHEAST WINDS NEAR 10 KTS TODAY WILL WEAKEN
OVERNIGHT BEFORE QUICKLY VEERING TO THE WEST NORTHWEST BETWEEN 10Z
AND 12Z. RAIN MAY INITIALLY MIX WITH LIGHT SNOW BEFORE CHANGING TO
ALL SNOW AFTER 12Z. GUSTS INCREASE DURING MID MORNING IN UPWARDS
OF 30 KTS.

.THIS AFTERNOON...
    SUNSET:                          542 PM

    SURFACE WIND FORECAST:           3 PM  160/12 MPH
                                     5 PM  160/10 MPH

    TOP SND (AGL) (AT 508 AM):        200FT  192/08 MPH
                                      400FT  192/15 MPH
                                      600FT  192/21 MPH
                                      800FT  194/24 MPH
                                     1000FT  193/25 MPH
                                     1500FT  191/23 MPH
                                     2000FT  200/22 MPH

    RAP WINDS (AGL)(AT 600 PM):      SURFACE 136/08 MPH
                                       84FT  137/11 MPH
                                      231FT  139/13 MPH
                                      481FT  141/15 MPH
                                      859FT  148/18 MPH
                                     1348FT  158/21 MPH
                                     1946FT  168/28 MPH
                                     2612FT  171/32 MPH
                                     3354FT  192/40 MPH

    RAP WINDS (AGL)(AT 700 PM):      SURFACE 138/08 MPH
                                       84FT  141/11 MPH
                                      231FT  142/13 MPH
                                      484FT  146/16 MPH
                                      859FT  152/20 MPH
                                     1349FT  160/24 MPH
                                     1948FT  169/28 MPH
                                     2616FT  185/36 MPH
                                     3358FT  200/41 MPH

    RAP WINDS (AGL)(AT 800 PM):      SURFACE 145/08 MPH
                                       84FT  149/14 MPH
                                      228FT  151/16 MPH
                                      482FT  156/21 MPH
                                      858FT  152/20 MPH
                                     1349FT  160/24 MPH
                                     1948FT  169/28 MPH
                                     2616FT  185/36 MPH
                                     3358FT  200/41 MPH

    DENSITY ALTITUDE:                3 PM  -46 FT
                                     5 PM  61 FT

.OUTLOOK FOR TOMORROW MORNING...
    SUNRISE:        729 AM
    SURFACE WIND:   7 AM  320/15 MPH
                    9 AM  330/21G30 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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