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Issued by NWS Topeka, KS

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SXUS43 KTOP 180540
RECTOP

MORNING LOW LEVEL WIND FORECAST
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE TOPEKA KS
1240 AM CDT MON AUG 18 2014

...SHAWNEE COUNTY...

.DISCUSSION...

AVIATION...(FOR THE 06Z TAFS THROUGH 06Z MONDAY NIGHT)
ISSUED AT 1233 AM CDT MON AUG 18 2014

REMNANT CLUSTER OF TSRA GRADUALLY DISSIPATING OVER KMHK WHILE GUST
FRONT IS PROGGED TO REACH KTOP/KFOE JUST BEFORE 06Z. GUSTY WINDS
PREVAIL THROUGH AT LEAST 09Z BEFORE BECOMING LIGHT AND VARIABLE.
MODELS HAVING DIFFICULTY HANDLING CLOUD COVER AND TSRA WITH THE
HRRR SHOWING SOME CONFIDENCE IN CLUSTER DIMINISHING SOUTH OF
KTOP/KFOE. MENTIONED VCTS AFTER 07Z IN CASE SCATTERED CONVECTION
REFORMS NEAR TERMINALS. BKN MID LEVEL DECK LINGERS THROUGH MID
MORNING BEFORE MIXING INCREASES SOUTH WINDS DURING AFTERNOON.
ANOTHER ROUND OF TSRA POSSIBLE TOWARDS 00Z, HOWEVER TIMING AND
LOCATION STILL UNCERTAIN FOR MENTION.

.THIS MORNING...
    SUNRISE:                         638 AM

    SURFACE WIND FORECAST:           6 AM  160/05 MPH
                                     8 AM  160/06 MPH

    TOP SND (AGL) (AT 620 PM):        200FT  078/05 MPH
                                      400FT  088/05 MPH
                                      600FT  110/04 MPH
                                      800FT  102/03 MPH
                                     1000FT  076/03 MPH
                                     1500FT  076/06 MPH
                                     2000FT  077/05 MPH

    RAP WINDS (AGL)(AT 700 AM):      SURFACE 172/05 MPH
                                       24FT  187/11 MPH
                                      183FT  192/13 MPH
                                      458FT  200/17 MPH
                                      868FT  205/20 MPH
                                     1403FT  223/16 MPH
                                     2059FT  267/14 MPH
                                     2789FT  277/20 MPH
                                     3604FT  281/25 MPH

    RAP WINDS (AGL)(AT 800 AM):      SURFACE 170/05 MPH
                                       21FT  178/11 MPH
                                      180FT  181/13 MPH
                                      455FT  194/18 MPH
                                      865FT  205/20 MPH
                                     1401FT  228/11 MPH
                                     2056FT  260/19 MPH
                                     2790FT  266/26 MPH
                                     3604FT  272/30 MPH

    RAP WINDS (AGL)(AT 900 AM):      SURFACE 175/08 MPH
                                       30FT  178/10 MPH
                                      189FT  179/12 MPH
                                      464FT  187/15 MPH
                                      875FT  205/20 MPH
                                     1401FT  228/11 MPH
                                     2056FT  260/19 MPH
                                     2790FT  266/26 MPH
                                     3604FT  272/30 MPH

    DENSITY ALTITUDE:                6 AM  2193 FT
                                     8 AM  2448 FT

.OUTLOOK FOR THIS EVENING...
    SUNSET:         815 PM
    SURFACE WIND:   5 PM  200/09 MPH
                    7 PM  200/07 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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