Recreational Report
Issued by NWS Topeka, KS

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MORNING LOW LEVEL WIND FORECAST
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE TOPEKA KS
640 AM CDT THU OCT 23 2014

...SHAWNEE COUNTY...

.DISCUSSION...

AVIATION...(FOR THE 12Z TAFS THROUGH 12Z FRIDAY MORNING)
ISSUED AT 621 AM CDT THU OCT 23 2014

STRATUS WILL BE THE MAIN ISSUE WITH THIS TAF PERIOD. FOR NOW THE
CIGS APPEAR TO STAY IN THE MVFR CATEGORY AND THE VIS SHOULD REMAIN
IN VFR. MOST OF THE MODELS ARE SUGGESTING THE CLOUDS WILL LINGER
THROUGH 00Z FRI. AT SOME POINT THE CIGS COULD LIFT TO VFR,
ALTHOUGH GIVEN THE MODEL SPREAD PINNING DOWN THAT TIME IS DIFFICULT.

.THIS MORNING...
    SUNRISE:                         740 AM

    SURFACE WIND FORECAST:           7 AM  200/07 MPH
                                     9 AM  210/08 MPH

    TOP SND (AGL) (AT 610 AM):        200FT  170/12 MPH
                                      400FT  172/15 MPH
                                      600FT  181/17 MPH
                                      800FT  190/18 MPH
                                     1000FT  206/22 MPH
                                     1500FT  209/23 MPH
                                     2000FT  213/21 MPH

    RAP WINDS (AGL)(AT 700 AM):      SURFACE 349/01 MPH
                                       47FT  259/01 MPH
                                      201FT  257/02 MPH
                                      471FT  240/06 MPH
                                      872FT  239/10 MPH
                                     1391FT  244/13 MPH
                                     2026FT  253/15 MPH
                                     2732FT  257/16 MPH
                                     3514FT  260/18 MPH

    RAP WINDS (AGL)(AT 800 AM):      SURFACE 360/01 MPH
                                       56FT  315/01 MPH
                                      210FT  285/03 MPH
                                      480FT  258/07 MPH
                                      878FT  252/10 MPH
                                     1399FT  248/14 MPH
                                     2034FT  250/16 MPH
                                     2740FT  256/16 MPH
                                     3521FT  263/18 MPH

    RAP WINDS (AGL)(AT 900 AM):      SURFACE 180/01 MPH
                                       64FT  203/02 MPH
                                      218FT  234/03 MPH
                                      485FT  242/08 MPH
                                      886FT  252/10 MPH
                                     1399FT  248/14 MPH
                                     2034FT  250/16 MPH
                                     2740FT  256/16 MPH
                                     3521FT  263/18 MPH

    DENSITY ALTITUDE:                7 AM  1529 FT
                                     9 AM  1593 FT

.OUTLOOK FOR THIS AFTERNOON...
    SUNSET:         633 PM
    SURFACE WIND:   4 PM  230/06 MPH
                    6 PM  200/05 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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