Soaring Guidance
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UXUS97 KREV 201335
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SOARING FORECAST
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE - RENO NV
700 AM PDT WED SEP 20 2017

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).....     69          73
FORECASTED TRIGGER TEMPERATURE (DEG F)..     58          56
   EXCEEDED YESTERDAY BY 055 AM PDT
FORECASTED MAXIMUM ALTITUDE (FT MSL)....  12300       12800
FORECASTED SOARING INDEX (FPM)..........    519         534
FORECASTED K-INDEX.........VALID 18Z....     26          13
FORECASTED K-INDEX.........VALID 00Z....     29          22
FORECASTED LIFTED INDEX....VALID 18Z....      5          12
FORECASTED LIFTED INDEX....VALID 00Z....      3           8

AFTERNOON WINDS ALOFT FORECAST
MSL (FT) WIND/TEMP
9000  2633/+04
10000 2635/+02
12000 2638/-01
14000 2542/-04
16000 2547/-07
18000 2563/-11
24000 2574/-22
30000 2581/-38
34000 2586/-47
39000 2687/-56

SLIDE MOUNTAIN DATA:
     DATE       TIME     TEMP  DEWPT   RH         WIND (MPH)
                        (F)   (F)           | DIR  SPEED GUST
2017-09-20    05:50      34    33     96    | 252   33   47
2017-09-20    05:30      34    33     96    | 255   33   47
2017-09-20    05:20      34    33     93    | 253   30   40
2017-09-20    05:00      35    33     91    | 255   35   48

SIERRA CREST 8700 FT DATA:
   DATE     TIME  TEMP  RH         WIND
                            DIR   SPEED   GUST
2017-09-20 0600   36   96   198     35     50
2017-09-20 0545   36   96   212     35     51
2017-09-20 0530   36   96   219     34     47
2017-09-20 0515   36   96   213     35     47

RENO TAF FORECAST:
KRNO 201135Z 2012/2112 28007KT P6SM BKN050
     FM201800 23015G25KT P6SM SCT050 BKN100
     FM202100 25024G34KT P6SM SCT050 BKN090
     FM210300 28018G30KT P6SM VCSH BKN040 OVC080
     FM210800 34012G22KT P6SM SCT040

CARSON CITY TAF FORECAST:
KCXP 201135Z 2012/2112 27005KT P6SM BKN050
     FM201700 23014G24KT P6SM SCT050 BKN100
     FM202100 25018G30KT P6SM SCT050 BKN090
     FM210300 25015G25KT P6SM VCSH BKN040 OVC080
     FM210800 34013G20KT P6SM SCT040

OUTLOOK FOR THE RENO-CARSON CITY-MINDEN AREA:
.THURSDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH A CHANCE OF SHOWERS. SNOW LEVEL
6500 TO 7000 FEET. HIGHS 56 TO 61. NORTHWEST WINDS AROUND 10 MPH.

SUNRISE AND SUNSET
SEPTEMBER 20 2017.....SUNRISE   645 AM PDT   SUNSET   659 PM PDT
SEPTEMBER 21 2017.....SUNRISE   646 AM PDT   SUNSET   657 PM PDT



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