Soaring Guidance
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SOARING FORECAST
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE - RENO NV
700 AM PDT THU MAR 23 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).....     58          53
FORECASTED TRIGGER TEMPERATURE (DEG F)..     41          47
   EXCEEDED YESTERDAY BY 1455 PM PDT
FORECASTED MAXIMUM ALTITUDE (FT MSL)....  17200       11800
FORECASTED SOARING INDEX (FPM)..........   1086         564
FORECASTED K-INDEX.........VALID 18Z....      7          29
FORECASTED K-INDEX.........VALID 00Z....      0          26
FORECASTED LIFTED INDEX....VALID 18Z....      6           1
FORECASTED LIFTED INDEX....VALID 00Z....      6           0

AFTERNOON WINDS ALOFT FORECAST
MSL (FT) WIND/TEMP
9000  2513/-03
10000 2514/-04
12000 2715/-06
14000 2718/-10
16000 2822/-14
18000 2933/-18
24000 3045/-30
30000 3059/-47
34000 3082/-56
39000 3063/-64

SLIDE MOUNTAIN DATA:
     DATE       TIME     TEMP  DEWPT   RH         WIND (MPH)
                        (F)   (F)           | DIR  SPEED GUST
2017-03-23    05:50      17    15     93    | 250    1    2
2017-03-23    05:30      17    16     93    | 261    3    5
2017-03-23    05:20      17    16     93    | 272    5    6
2017-03-23    05:00      17    16     93    | 273    5    6

RENO TAF FORECAST:
KRNO 231136Z 2312/2412 VRB04KT P6SM FEW150
     FM231700 29006KT P6SM FEW080 SCT200
     FM240000 26011G18KT P6SM SCT100 BKN200
     FM240400 VRB03KT P6SM SCT080 BKN140

CARSON CITY TAF FORECAST:
KCXP 231136Z 2312/2412 VRB04KT P6SM FEW150
     FM231900 29008KT P6SM FEW080 SCT200
     FM240200 VRB04KT P6SM SCT100 BKN180

OUTLOOK FOR THE RENO-CARSON CITY-MINDEN AREA:
.FRIDAY...CLOUDY. SLIGHT CHANCE OF RAIN AND SNOW. SNOW LEVEL
6000 FEET RISING TO 7000 FEET. HIGHS 55 TO 60. SOUTH WINDS 10 TO
15 MPH INCREASING TO SOUTHWEST 15 TO 25 MPH WITH GUSTS UP TO
50 MPH IN THE AFTERNOON.

SUNRISE AND SUNSET
MARCH 23 2017.........SUNRISE   657 AM PDT   SUNSET   715 PM PDT
MARCH 24 2017.........SUNRISE   656 AM PDT   SUNSET   716 PM PDT



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