Recreational Report
Issued by NWS Topeka, KS

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SXUS43 KTOP 161748
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AFTERNOON LOW LEVEL WIND FORECAST
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE TOPEKA KS
1148 AM CST TUE DEC 16 2014

...SHAWNEE COUNTY...

.DISCUSSION...

AVIATION...(FOR THE 18Z TAFS THROUGH 18Z WEDNESDAY AFTERNOON)
ISSUED AT 1147 AM CST TUE DEC 16 2014

MVFR STRATUS BECOMING RATHER THIN WITH SOME BREAKS VIA VISUAL
INSPECTION AND SATELLITE IMAGERY, THOUGH OBS IN CLEARING AREA
STRUGGLING TO REPORT NO CEILING. HAVE BACKED OFF ON VFR ONCE AGAIN
WITH CONFIDENCE REMAINING SOMEWHAT LOW. LIGHT WINDS AND HIGH CLOUD
SHOULD DOMINATE THE REMAINDER OF THE FORECAST.

.THIS AFTERNOON...
    SUNSET:                          501 PM

    SURFACE WIND FORECAST:           2 PM  320/14 MPH
                                     4 PM  320/10 MPH

    TOP SND (AGL) (AT 528 AM):        200FT  328/15 MPH
                                      400FT  326/19 MPH
                                      600FT  326/21 MPH
                                      800FT  326/22 MPH
                                     1000FT  324/25 MPH
                                     1500FT  331/28 MPH
                                     2000FT  327/30 MPH

    RAP WINDS (AGL)(AT 600 PM):        51FT  336/10 MPH
                                      128FT  336/13 MPH
                                      273FT  337/14 MPH
                                      521FT  336/15 MPH
                                      891FT  337/16 MPH
                                     1371FT  336/17 MPH
                                     1955FT  336/18 MPH
                                     2608FT  335/19 MPH
                                     3347FT  331/18 MPH

    RAP WINDS (AGL)(AT 700 PM):        49FT  333/09 MPH
                                      128FT  335/12 MPH
                                      271FT  336/13 MPH
                                      521FT  336/14 MPH
                                      888FT  336/15 MPH
                                     1371FT  336/16 MPH
                                     1955FT  337/17 MPH
                                     2607FT  338/19 MPH
                                     3342FT  333/18 MPH

    RAP WINDS (AGL)(AT 800 PM):        46FT  339/09 MPH
                                      125FT  340/11 MPH
                                      268FT  340/12 MPH
                                      518FT  340/13 MPH
                                      887FT  336/15 MPH
                                     1371FT  336/16 MPH
                                     1955FT  337/17 MPH
                                     2607FT  338/19 MPH
                                     3342FT  333/18 MPH

    DENSITY ALTITUDE:                2 PM  -919 FT
                                     4 PM  -773 FT

.OUTLOOK FOR TOMORROW MORNING...
    SUNRISE:        736 AM
    SURFACE WIND:   7 AM  040/03 MPH
                    9 AM  060/05 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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