Recreational Report
Issued by NWS Topeka, KS

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SXUS43 KTOP 152346
RECTOP

EVENING LOW LEVEL WIND FORECAST
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE TOPEKA KS
646 PM CDT WED APR 15 2015

...SHAWNEE COUNTY...

.DISCUSSION...

AVIATION...(FOR THE 00Z TAFS THROUGH 00Z THURSDAY EVENING)
ISSUED AT 635 PM CDT WED APR 15 2015

SMOKE HAS BEEN BLOWING OVER MHK AIRFIELD, AND INCLUDED A TEMPO
THROUGH 02Z FOR POTENTIAL PERSISTENCE. IT MAY LAST LONGER IF
UPSTREAM FIRE CONTINUES TONIGHT. OTHERWISE, MVFR CIGS AT ALL SITES
SHOULD GRADUALLY LOWER THIS EVENING, WITH IFR BECOMING LIKELY AT
TIMES ESPECIALLY AT TOP/FOE. SOME UNCERTAINTY AS A CLEARING AREA
IN SOUTHEAST KS IS MOVING TOWARD TAF SITES. IF THIS CLEARING MOVES
OVERHEAD, EXPECT REDUCED VIS WITH BR/FG. CIGS SHOULD SCATTER
BETWEEN 15Z AND 18Z. CHANCE FOR TS AT MHK AFTER 12Z, AND A MORE
UNCERTAIN TS CHANCE AFTER 20Z AT ALL SITES.

.THIS EVENING...
    SUNSET:                          800 PM

    SURFACE WIND FORECAST:           7 PM  120/12 MPH

    TOP SND (AGL) (AT 605 PM):        200FT  123/11 MPH
                                      400FT  124/12 MPH
                                      600FT  126/14 MPH
                                      800FT  126/15 MPH
                                     1000FT  121/16 MPH
                                     1500FT  121/19 MPH
                                     2000FT  136/21 MPH

    RAP WINDS (AGL)(AT 600 PM):      SURFACE 111/11 MPH
                                       78FT  113/14 MPH
                                      229FT  114/15 MPH
                                      494FT  114/16 MPH
                                      888FT  115/17 MPH
                                     1400FT  117/17 MPH
                                     2022FT  119/18 MPH
                                     2717FT  126/19 MPH
                                     3491FT  140/21 MPH

    RAP WINDS (AGL)(AT 700 PM):      SURFACE 115/09 MPH
                                       78FT  116/12 MPH
                                      231FT  117/13 MPH
                                      497FT  118/15 MPH
                                      892FT  119/16 MPH
                                     1404FT  121/19 MPH
                                     2027FT  124/21 MPH
                                     2722FT  134/24 MPH
                                     3495FT  146/22 MPH

    RAP WINDS (AGL)(AT 800 PM):      SURFACE 114/07 MPH
                                       81FT  117/09 MPH
                                      235FT  118/11 MPH
                                      500FT  120/13 MPH
                                      896FT  119/16 MPH
                                     1404FT  121/19 MPH
                                     2027FT  124/21 MPH
                                     2722FT  134/24 MPH
                                     3495FT  146/22 MPH

    DENSITY ALTITUDE:                7 PM  1647 FT

.OUTLOOK FOR TOMORROW MORNING...
    SUNRISE:        645 AM
    SURFACE WIND:   7 AM  120/06 MPH
                    9 AM  130/07 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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