Recreational Report
Issued by NWS Topeka, KS

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SXUS43 KTOP 172331
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EVENING LOW LEVEL WIND FORECAST
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE TOPEKA KS
631 PM CDT FRI APR 17 2015

...SHAWNEE COUNTY...

.DISCUSSION...

AVIATION...(FOR THE 00Z TAFS THROUGH 00Z SATURDAY EVENING)
ISSUED AT 625 PM CDT FRI APR 17 2015

VFR PREVAILS THROUGH AT LEAST THE FIRST 6 HOURS OF THE FORECAST
PERIOD. ACTIVITY FORMING ACROSS WESTERN AND SOUTHERN KANSAS IS
EXPECTED TO IMPACT SITES AFTER 06Z. FORECAST SOUNDINGS DENOTE
MOSTLY SHOWERS WITH A FEW THUNDERSTORMS. AFTER 09Z, COVERAGE
INCREASES ACROSS THE AREA WITH RAIN SATURATING CONDITIONS TO MVFR
THROUGH SATURDAY MORNING. SHOWERS EXIT EASTWARD AS UNCERTAINTY
INCREASES FOR THE AFTERNOON IN TIMING OF NEXT ROUND FOR THUNDERSTORMS.
HAVE A VCTS MENTION WITH IMPROVEMENT TO VFR FOR THE TIME BEING.

.THIS EVENING...
    SUNSET:                          802 PM

    SURFACE WIND FORECAST:           7 PM  130/07 MPH

    TOP SND (AGL) (AT 600 PM):        200FT  147/07 MPH
                                      400FT  136/08 MPH
                                      600FT  131/09 MPH
                                      800FT  128/11 MPH
                                     1000FT  138/14 MPH
                                     1500FT  152/12 MPH
                                     2000FT  155/12 MPH

    RAP WINDS (AGL)(AT 600 PM):      SURFACE 135/05 MPH
                                       65FT  134/07 MPH
                                      223FT  133/08 MPH
                                      496FT  133/09 MPH
                                      902FT  129/09 MPH
                                     1430FT  128/10 MPH
                                     2070FT  128/12 MPH
                                     2782FT  128/14 MPH
                                     3570FT  126/15 MPH

    RAP WINDS (AGL)(AT 700 PM):      SURFACE 201/02 MPH
                                       65FT  186/04 MPH
                                      222FT  178/06 MPH
                                      494FT  170/07 MPH
                                      900FT  164/07 MPH
                                     1426FT  156/08 MPH
                                     2065FT  151/10 MPH
                                     2777FT  146/12 MPH
                                     3567FT  142/14 MPH

    RAP WINDS (AGL)(AT 800 PM):      SURFACE 135/02 MPH
                                       71FT  148/03 MPH
                                      228FT  155/05 MPH
                                      500FT  153/07 MPH
                                      905FT  164/07 MPH
                                     1426FT  156/08 MPH
                                     2065FT  151/10 MPH
                                     2777FT  146/12 MPH
                                     3567FT  142/14 MPH

    DENSITY ALTITUDE:                7 PM  2379 FT

.OUTLOOK FOR TOMORROW MORNING...
    SUNRISE:        642 AM
    SURFACE WIND:   7 AM  130/06 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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