Soaring Guidance
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SOARING FORECAST
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE - RENO NV
700 AM PDT SUN SEP 24 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).....     64          60
FORECASTED TRIGGER TEMPERATURE (DEG F)..     51          46
   EXCEEDED YESTERDAY BY 1055 AM PDT
FORECASTED MAXIMUM ALTITUDE (FT MSL)....  12400       14200
FORECASTED SOARING INDEX (FPM)..........    522         756
FORECASTED K-INDEX.........VALID 18Z....      8          16
FORECASTED K-INDEX.........VALID 00Z....     13          15
FORECASTED LIFTED INDEX....VALID 18Z....     10           8
FORECASTED LIFTED INDEX....VALID 00Z....      9          13

AFTERNOON WINDS ALOFT FORECAST
MSL (FT) WIND/TEMP
9000  3505/+02
10000 1210/+00
12000 0119/-02
14000 2221/-05
16000 3824/-09
18000 3533/-13
24000 3541/-24
30000 3448/-40
34000 3445/-50
39000 3444/-58

SLIDE MOUNTAIN DATA:
     DATE       TIME     TEMP  DEWPT   RH         WIND (MPH)
                        (F)   (F)           | DIR  SPEED GUST
2017-09-24    05:50      25    19     70    | 070   23   28
2017-09-24    05:30      25    19     70    | 069   23   26
2017-09-24    05:20      25    19     71    | 067   21   25
2017-09-24    05:00      25    19     70    | 063   21   24

SIERRA CREST 8700 FT DATA:
   DATE     TIME  TEMP  RH         WIND
                            DIR   SPEED   GUST
2017-09-24 0600   28   72   059     43     48
2017-09-24 0545   28   72   068     38     48
2017-09-24 0530   29   71   070     38     48
2017-09-24 0515   28   74   069     35     43

RENO TAF FORECAST:
KRNO 241121Z 2412/2512 VRB03KT P6SM SKC
     FM241800 04006KT P6SM FEW060
     FM250400 VRB03KT P6SM SKC

CARSON CITY TAF FORECAST:
KCXP 241121Z 2412/2512 VRB03KT P6SM SKC
     FM241800 05007G15KT P6SM FEW050
     FM250300 VRB03KT P6SM SKC

OUTLOOK FOR THE RENO-CARSON CITY-MINDEN AREA:
.MONDAY...SUNNY. HIGHS 66 TO 71. LIGHT WINDS.

SUNRISE AND SUNSET
SEPTEMBER 24 2017.....SUNRISE   649 AM PDT   SUNSET   652 PM PDT
SEPTEMBER 25 2017.....SUNRISE   650 AM PDT   SUNSET   651 PM PDT


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