Soaring Guidance
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UXUS97 KREV 201448
SRGREV

SOARING FORECAST
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE - RENO NV
700 AM PST TUE FEB 20 2018

THIS SOARING FORECAST IS FOR THE EASTERN SIERRA AND WESTERN NEVADA
WITH SPECIFIC INDICES FOR THE GREATER RENO AREA.

THIS FORECAST IS PREPARED DAILY BY 700 AM AND IS NOT UPDATED.

FOR CURRENT FLIGHT CONDITIONS...FORECASTS...AND ADVISORIES...ACCESS
YOUR LOCAL BRIEFING OUTLET OR FLIGHT SERVICE STATION.

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FORECASTED LOCAL INDICES FOR RENO:        TODAY     YESTERDAY
FORECASTED MAX TEMP AT RENO (DEG F).....     36          32
FORECASTED TRIGGER TEMPERATURE (DEG F)..     22          47
   EXCEEDED YESTERDAY BY
FORECASTED MAXIMUM ALTITUDE (FT MSL)....  13100        9900
FORECASTED SOARING INDEX (FPM)..........    573         417
FORECASTED K-INDEX.........VALID 18Z....    -11          16
FORECASTED K-INDEX.........VALID 00Z....      9          10
FORECASTED LIFTED INDEX....VALID 18Z....      8           3
FORECASTED LIFTED INDEX....VALID 00Z....      6           3

AFTERNOON WINDS ALOFT FORECAST
MSL (FT) WIND/TEMP
9000  2505/-13
10000 2509/-15
12000 2618/-20
14000 2717/-23
16000 2816/-27
18000 2914/-31
24000 2919/-39
30000 2620/-53
34000 2728/-58
39000 2842/-55

SLIDE MOUNTAIN DATA:
     DATE       TIME     TEMP  DEWPT   RH         WIND (MPH)
                        (F)   (F)           | DIR  SPEED GUST
2018-02-20    05:20       0    -2     84    | 296    7   12
2018-02-20    05:00       0    -2     84    | 311    7   12
2018-02-20    04:50       0    -2     84    | 296    6    9
2018-02-20    04:30       0    -2     84    | 288    5    9

SIERRA CREST 8700 FT DATA:
   DATE     TIME  TEMP  RH         WIND
                            DIR   SPEED   GUST
2018-02-20 0600    3   86   017      4      5
2018-02-20 0545    3   85   018      3      6
2018-02-20 0530    3   88   069      2      4
2018-02-20 0515    2   88   120      3      5

RENO TAF FORECAST:
KRNO 201129Z 2012/2112 VRB03KT P6SM FEW070
     FM210000 VRB03KT P6SM BKN100 OVC140

CARSON CITY TAF FORECAST:
KCXP 201129Z 2012/2112 VRB03KT P6SM FEW060
     FM210000 VRB03KT P6SM BKN090 OVC130

OUTLOOK FOR THE RENO-CARSON CITY-MINDEN AREA:
.WEDNESDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY IN THE MORNING THEN BECOMING PARTLY
CLOUDY. SLIGHT CHANCE OF SNOW SHOWERS. HIGHS 35 TO 40. LIGHT
WINDS.

SUNRISE AND SUNSET
FEBRUARY 20 2018......SUNRISE   645 AM PST   SUNSET   542 PM PST
FEBRUARY 21 2018......SUNRISE   643 AM PST   SUNSET   543 PM PST


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