Soaring Guidance
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UXUS97 KREV 181457
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SOARING FORECAST
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE - RENO NV
700 AM PDT WED OCT 18 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).....     77          80
FORECASTED TRIGGER TEMPERATURE (DEG F)..     69          73
   EXCEEDED YESTERDAY BY 1355 PM PDT
FORECASTED MAXIMUM ALTITUDE (FT MSL)....  10900       10700
FORECASTED SOARING INDEX (FPM)..........    447         471
FORECASTED K-INDEX.........VALID 18Z....    -15           0
FORECASTED K-INDEX.........VALID 00Z....     -3           3
FORECASTED LIFTED INDEX....VALID 18Z....      7           8
FORECASTED LIFTED INDEX....VALID 00Z....      6           7

AFTERNOON WINDS ALOFT FORECAST
MSL (FT) WIND/TEMP
9000  2608/+10
10000 2410/+08
12000 2415/+04
14000 2415/-01
16000 2515/-06
18000 2615/-11
24000 2010/-24
30000 1514/-40
34000 2109/-50
39000 2409/-59

SLIDE MOUNTAIN DATA:
     DATE       TIME     TEMP  DEWPT   RH         WIND (MPH)
                        (F)   (F)           | DIR  SPEED GUST
2017-10-18    04:30      44     8     12    | 247   13   17
2017-10-18    04:20      44     6     10    | 248   10   16
2017-10-18    04:00      44     3      8    | 247   10   15
2017-10-18    03:50      45    -2      5    | 248    8   13

SIERRA CREST 8700 FT DATA:
   DATE     TIME  TEMP  RH         WIND
                            DIR   SPEED   GUST
2017-10-18 0600   46   34   212     20     25
2017-10-18 0545   46   33   215     19     25
2017-10-18 0530   45   35   212     19     25
2017-10-18 0515   45   34   215     20     24

RENO TAF FORECAST:
KRNO 181120Z 1812/1912 VRB04KT P6SM FEW200
     FM182000 20008KT P6SM SCT200
     FM190100 26007KT P6SM SCT200

CARSON CITY TAF FORECAST:
KCXP 181120Z 1812/1912 VRB04KT P6SM SCT200
     FM190600 23007KT P6SM BKN200

OUTLOOK FOR THE RENO-CARSON CITY-MINDEN AREA:
.THURSDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY IN THE MORNING THEN BECOMING SUNNY.
HIGHS 69 TO 74. SOUTHWEST WINDS AROUND 10 MPH INCREASING TO 15 TO
25 MPH WITH GUSTS UP TO 45 MPH IN THE AFTERNOON.

SUNRISE AND SUNSET
OCTOBER 18 2017.......SUNRISE   713 AM PDT   SUNSET   615 PM PDT
OCTOBER 19 2017.......SUNRISE   714 AM PDT   SUNSET   614 PM PDT


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