Recreational Report
Issued by NWS Topeka, KS

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MORNING LOW LEVEL WIND FORECAST
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE TOPEKA KS
623 AM CST SAT JAN 24 2015

...SHAWNEE COUNTY...

.DISCUSSION...

AVIATION...(FOR THE 12Z TAFS THROUGH 12Z SUNDAY MORNING)
ISSUED AT 529 AM CST SAT JAN 24 2015

VFR PREVAILS AT KTOP/KFOE/KMHK WITH THE WIND SPEED/DIRECTION CHANGES
BEING THE MAIN CONCERN. APPROACHING WAVE FROM THE NORTH WILL
INCREASE WESTERLY WINDS ABOVE 10 KTS AS THEY BACK TOWARDS THE
SOUTHWEST DURING LATE AFTERNOON. AS CLOUD COVER AND DISTURBANCE
PASSES OVERHEAD, LIGHT SPRINKLES ARE POSSIBLE HOWEVER NOT LIKELY
ENOUGH TO MENTION. SOME UNCERTAINTY ON TIMING FOR WIND SHIFT TO
NORTHWEST OVERNIGHT AS FRONT APPROACHES. REGARDLESS NORTHWEST
WINDS GRADUALLY INCREASE FROM 06Z TO 12Z WITH GUSTS AROUND 25 KTS.

.THIS MORNING...
    SUNRISE:                         735 AM

    SURFACE WIND FORECAST:           7 AM  290/08 MPH
                                     9 AM  280/09 MPH

    TOP SND (AGL) (AT 531 AM):        200FT  301/11 MPH
                                      400FT  306/19 MPH
                                      600FT  321/23 MPH
                                      800FT  332/25 MPH
                                     1000FT  332/26 MPH
                                     1500FT  332/22 MPH
                                     2000FT  332/22 MPH

    RAP WINDS (AGL)(AT 700 AM):        33FT  277/09 MPH
                                      113FT  283/20 MPH
                                      255FT  284/23 MPH
                                      508FT  301/27 MPH
                                      890FT  310/26 MPH
                                     1389FT  312/23 MPH
                                     2002FT  313/24 MPH
                                     2689FT  316/26 MPH
                                     3449FT  319/29 MPH

    RAP WINDS (AGL)(AT 800 AM):        35FT  274/09 MPH
                                      113FT  278/20 MPH
                                      257FT  280/23 MPH
                                      508FT  298/27 MPH
                                      891FT  305/27 MPH
                                     1394FT  304/26 MPH
                                     2007FT  306/27 MPH
                                     2691FT  311/29 MPH
                                     3452FT  316/31 MPH

    RAP WINDS (AGL)(AT 900 AM):        35FT  269/09 MPH
                                      113FT  274/20 MPH
                                      258FT  276/23 MPH
                                      508FT  294/26 MPH
                                      892FT  305/27 MPH
                                     1394FT  304/26 MPH
                                     2007FT  306/27 MPH
                                     2691FT  311/29 MPH
                                     3452FT  316/31 MPH

    DENSITY ALTITUDE:                7 AM  -732 FT
                                     9 AM  -447 FT

.OUTLOOK FOR THIS AFTERNOON...
    SUNSET:         534 PM
    SURFACE WIND:   3 PM  260/14 MPH
                    5 PM  250/12 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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