Recreational Report
Issued by NWS Topeka, KS

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SXUS43 KTOP 051139
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MORNING LOW LEVEL WIND FORECAST
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE TOPEKA KS
639 AM CDT TUE MAY 5 2015

...SHAWNEE COUNTY...

.DISCUSSION...

AVIATION...(FOR THE 12Z TAFS THROUGH 12Z WEDNESDAY MORNING)
ISSUED AT 633 AM CDT TUE MAY 5 2015

VFR PREVAILS AT TERMINALS WITH LIGHT EASTERLY WINDS BECOMING
SOUTHEASTERLY ABOVE 10 KTS SUSTAINED DURING THE AFTERNOON. NEXT
CLUSTER OF TSRA WILL DEVELOP OVER CENTRAL KANSAS, POTENTIALLY HINDERING
CONDITIONS AS IT TRACKS EASTWARD OVERNIGHT. TIMING AND DURATION
IS STILL HIGHLY UNCERTAIN HOWEVER APPEARS TO BE AFTER 03Z BECOMING
MORE LIKELY AFTER 06Z. INSERTED RAIN SHOWER MENTION WITH LOWER
CONFIDENCE IN TSRA IMPACT.

.THIS MORNING...
    SUNRISE:                         620 AM

    SURFACE WIND FORECAST:           7 AM  170/06 MPH
                                     8 AM  170/08 MPH

    TOP SND (AGL) (AT 606 AM):        200FT  150/08 MPH
                                      400FT  154/15 MPH
                                      600FT  168/19 MPH
                                      800FT  178/20 MPH
                                     1000FT  195/19 MPH
                                     1500FT  212/22 MPH
                                     2000FT  215/28 MPH

    RAP WINDS (AGL)(AT 700 AM):      SURFACE 137/05 MPH
                                       70FT  146/11 MPH
                                      224FT  147/12 MPH
                                      496FT  158/19 MPH
                                      897FT  173/19 MPH
                                     1424FT  202/15 MPH
                                     2062FT  211/14 MPH
                                     2776FT  210/14 MPH
                                     3561FT  210/15 MPH

    RAP WINDS (AGL)(AT 800 AM):      SURFACE 156/07 MPH
                                       79FT  156/10 MPH
                                      233FT  157/11 MPH
                                      505FT  170/17 MPH
                                      906FT  179/18 MPH
                                     1433FT  200/14 MPH
                                     2070FT  215/12 MPH
                                     2784FT  218/12 MPH
                                     3572FT  215/13 MPH

    RAP WINDS (AGL)(AT 900 AM):      SURFACE 178/08 MPH
                                       85FT  180/10 MPH
                                      240FT  180/11 MPH
                                      510FT  184/14 MPH
                                      915FT  179/18 MPH
                                     1433FT  200/14 MPH
                                     2070FT  215/12 MPH
                                     2784FT  218/12 MPH
                                     3572FT  215/13 MPH

    DENSITY ALTITUDE:                7 AM  1439 FT
                                     8 AM  1641 FT

.OUTLOOK FOR THIS EVENING...
    SUNSET:         819 PM
    SURFACE WIND:   6 PM  160/15G22 MPH
                    8 PM  150/13 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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