Soaring Guidance
Issued by NWS Reno, NV

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UXUS97 KREV 221335 CCA
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SOARING FORECAST
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE - RENO NV
700 AM PDT FRI SEP 22 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).....     59          52
FORECASTED TRIGGER TEMPERATURE (DEG F)..     44          50
   EXCEEDED YESTERDAY BY 055 AM PDT
FORECASTED MAXIMUM ALTITUDE (FT MSL)....  17200       14800
FORECASTED SOARING INDEX (FPM)..........   1116         864
FORECASTED K-INDEX.........VALID 18Z....     24          28
FORECASTED K-INDEX.........VALID 00Z....     29          26
FORECASTED LIFTED INDEX....VALID 18Z....      2          -2
FORECASTED LIFTED INDEX....VALID 00Z....      0          -1

AFTERNOON WINDS ALOFT FORECAST
MSL (FT) WIND/TEMP
9000  0106/-02
10000 2207/-04
12000 3509/-10
14000 3511/-14
16000 3514/-19
18000 3523/-24
24000 3646/-36
30000 3642/-43
34000 3437/-44
39000 3331/-47

SLIDE MOUNTAIN DATA:
     DATE       TIME     TEMP  DEWPT   RH         WIND (MPH)
                        (F)   (F)           | DIR  SPEED GUST


RUN: 2017-09-22  06:20 AM

SIERRA CREST 8700 FT DATA:
   DATE     TIME  TEMP  RH         WIND
                            DIR   SPEED   GUST
2017-09-22 0600   23   99   183      0      0
2017-09-22 0545   23   99   000      0      0
2017-09-22 0530   23   99   000      0      0
2017-09-22 0515   23   99   183             0

RENO TAF FORECAST:
KRNO 221131Z 2212/2312 31007KT P6SM FEW070 BKN110
     FM221900 02006KT P6SM VCSH SCT060 BKN120
     FM230300 VRB04KT P6SM SCT090

CARSON CITY TAF FORECAST:
KCXP 221131Z 2212/2312 VRB03KT P6SM FEW050 BKN090
     FM221700 05006KT P6SM VCSH SCT060 BKN100
     FM230300 VRB03KT P6SM SCT080

OUTLOOK FOR THE RENO-CARSON CITY-MINDEN AREA:
.SATURDAY...SUNNY. HIGHS 60 TO 65. LIGHT WINDS BECOMING NORTHEAST
AROUND 10 MPH IN THE AFTERNOON.

SUNRISE AND SUNSET
SEPTEMBER 22 2017.....SUNRISE   647 AM PDT   SUNSET   656 PM PDT
SEPTEMBER 23 2017.....SUNRISE   648 AM PDT   SUNSET   654 PM PDT


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