Recreational Report
Issued by NWS Topeka, KS

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SXUS43 KTOP 021136
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MORNING LOW LEVEL WIND FORECAST
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE TOPEKA KS
536 AM CST MON MAR 2 2015

...SHAWNEE COUNTY...

.DISCUSSION...

AVIATION...(FOR THE 12Z TAFS THROUGH 12Z TUESDAY MORNING)
ISSUED AT 511 AM CST MON MAR 2 2015

SCATTERED AREAS OF MVFR CIGS LINGER AT KTOP/KMHK NEAR SUNRISE OTHERWISE
VFR CONDITIONS PREVAIL THROUGH 00Z. APPROACHING DISTURBANCE BRINGS
INCREASING SOUTHEAST WINDS BY 18Z, GRADUALLY VEERING TO THE SOUTH
BY 00Z ABOVE 12 KTS WITH GUSTS IN UPWARDS OF 25 KTS. SOME
UNCERTAINTY ON EXACT TIMING FOR ARRIVAL OF MVFR CIGS AND PERIODS OF
LIGHT DRIZZLE OR RAIN. STRONG MOISTURE RETURN SUGGESTS CIGS WILL
QUICKLY FALL TO IFR AFTER 03Z WITH PERHAPS A BRIEF PERIOD OF
FREEZING DRIZZLE OR FREEZING RAIN FROM 03Z TO 06Z. CONFIDENCE IN
IS TOO LOW FOR MENTION AND WILL MONITOR POTENTIAL IN NEXT
ISSUANCE.

.THIS MORNING...
    SUNRISE:                         654 AM

    SURFACE WIND FORECAST:           7 AM  120/02 MPH
                                     9 AM  130/05 MPH

    TOP SND (AGL) (AT 503 AM):        200FT  101/01 MPH
                                      400FT  095/02 MPH
                                      600FT  085/04 MPH
                                      800FT  097/06 MPH
                                     1000FT  112/10 MPH
                                     1500FT  095/11 MPH
                                     2000FT  086/12 MPH

    RAP WINDS (AGL)(AT 700 AM):        35FT  141/03 MPH
                                      113FT  140/03 MPH
                                      255FT  106/04 MPH
                                      504FT  092/06 MPH
                                      879FT  096/10 MPH
                                     1367FT  093/15 MPH
                                     1962FT  089/19 MPH
                                     2623FT  089/19 MPH
                                     3356FT  097/16 MPH

    RAP WINDS (AGL)(AT 800 AM):        33FT  128/04 MPH
                                      110FT  141/06 MPH
                                      252FT  124/06 MPH
                                      501FT  103/08 MPH
                                      873FT  101/12 MPH
                                     1360FT  101/17 MPH
                                     1955FT  097/21 MPH
                                     2617FT  097/20 MPH
                                     3351FT  107/15 MPH

    RAP WINDS (AGL)(AT 900 AM):        33FT  163/04 MPH
                                      111FT  157/08 MPH
                                      254FT  152/10 MPH
                                      500FT  133/11 MPH
                                      873FT  101/12 MPH
                                     1360FT  101/17 MPH
                                     1955FT  097/21 MPH
                                     2617FT  097/20 MPH
                                     3351FT  107/15 MPH

    DENSITY ALTITUDE:                7 AM  -1768 FT
                                     9 AM  -1478 FT

.OUTLOOK FOR THIS AFTERNOON...
    SUNSET:         616 PM
    SURFACE WIND:   4 PM  130/14 MPH
                    6 PM  130/12 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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