Recreational Report
Issued by NWS Topeka, KS

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SXUS43 KTOP 251727
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EVENING LOW LEVEL WIND FORECAST
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE TOPEKA KS
1227 PM CDT SAT APR 25 2015

...SHAWNEE COUNTY...

.DISCUSSION...

AVIATION...(FOR THE 18Z TAFS THROUGH 18Z SUNDAY AFTERNOON)
ISSUED AT 1222 PM CDT SAT APR 25 2015

MVFR CIGS IN PLACE SHOULD PERSIST THROUGH THE AFTERNOON AT ALL
TAF SITES WITH CIGS MAINLY BETWEEN 2K AND 3K FEET. SOME POTENTIAL
FOR BRIEF PERIODS OF SCATTERING, BUT A GOOD CHANCE FOR PERSISTENT
CEILINGS. EXPECT A DECREASE CLOSER TO 1200 FEET AROUND 00Z, AND
FURTHER DECREASE INTO IFR CEILING HEIGHTS BY LATE EVENING WITH
SOME VARIATION POSSIBLE FROM THE FORECAST 04Z-05Z TIME FRAME. IFR
CIGS, AND POTENTIAL MINOR VIS RESTRICTIONS, WILL PERSIST THROUGH
THE END OF THE TAF, WITH A CHANCE FOR 2-4 HOURS OF LIFR CIGS
AROUND 12Z (ALTHOUGH NOT INCLUDED IN THE TAF AT THIS TIME).

.THIS EVENING...
    SUNSET:                          809 PM

    SURFACE WIND FORECAST:           5 PM  350/15 MPH
                                     7 PM  010/13 MPH

    TOP SND (AGL) (AT 633 AM):        200FT  235/10 MPH
                                      400FT  239/16 MPH
                                      600FT  245/20 MPH
                                      800FT  248/23 MPH
                                     1000FT  253/23 MPH
                                     1500FT  262/23 MPH
                                     2000FT  270/24 MPH

    RAP WINDS (AGL)(AT 600 PM):      SURFACE 357/09 MPH
                                       75FT  358/12 MPH
                                      226FT  358/13 MPH
                                      490FT  357/14 MPH
                                      883FT  356/15 MPH
                                     1391FT  356/15 MPH
                                     2009FT  354/15 MPH
                                     2697FT  351/16 MPH
                                     3467FT  350/21 MPH

    RAP WINDS (AGL)(AT 700 PM):      SURFACE 010/10 MPH
                                       81FT  009/14 MPH
                                      235FT  009/16 MPH
                                      498FT  008/17 MPH
                                      887FT  007/18 MPH
                                     1395FT  006/18 MPH
                                     2014FT  004/18 MPH
                                     2700FT  360/17 MPH
                                     3466FT  360/17 MPH

    RAP WINDS (AGL)(AT 800 PM):      SURFACE 020/10 MPH
                                       87FT  020/15 MPH
                                      237FT  020/17 MPH
                                      499FT  019/19 MPH
                                      891FT  007/18 MPH
                                     1395FT  006/18 MPH
                                     2014FT  004/18 MPH
                                     2700FT  360/17 MPH
                                     3466FT  360/17 MPH

    DENSITY ALTITUDE:                5 PM  2093 FT
                                     7 PM  1887 FT

.OUTLOOK FOR TOMORROW MORNING...
    SUNRISE:        631 AM
    SURFACE WIND:   6 AM  060/12 MPH
                    8 AM  060/13 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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