Soaring Guidance
Issued by NWS Reno, NV

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UXUS97 KREV 221440
SRGREV

SOARING FORECAST
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE - RENO NV
700 AM PST MON JAN 22 2018

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).....     50          48
FORECASTED TRIGGER TEMPERATURE (DEG F)..     44          39
   EXCEEDED YESTERDAY BY 1155 AM PST
FORECASTED MAXIMUM ALTITUDE (FT MSL)....   9900       11300
FORECASTED SOARING INDEX (FPM)..........    327         519
FORECASTED K-INDEX.........VALID 18Z....     21          12
FORECASTED K-INDEX.........VALID 00Z....     14          17
FORECASTED LIFTED INDEX....VALID 18Z....      3          11
FORECASTED LIFTED INDEX....VALID 00Z....      4           9

AFTERNOON WINDS ALOFT FORECAST
MSL (FT) WIND/TEMP
9000  2411/-06
10000 2514/-06
12000 2920/-08
14000 2922/-13
16000 2924/-18
18000 2930/-23
24000 3041/-35
30000 3151/-50
34000 3057/-53
39000 2958/-57

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


RUN: 2018-01-22  06:20 AM

SIERRA CREST 8700 FT DATA:
   DATE     TIME  TEMP  RH         WIND
                            DIR   SPEED   GUST

RENO TAF FORECAST:
KRNO 221124Z 2212/2312 VRB04KT P6SM SCT050 OVC080
     FM230000 32005KT P6SM SCT050 BKN080
     FM230600 VRB02KT P6SM SCT200

CARSON CITY TAF FORECAST:
KCXP 221124Z 2212/2312 24004KT P6SM BKN050 OVC080
     FM222200 02005KT P6SM SCT050 BKN080
     FM230600 VRB02KT P6SM SCT200

OUTLOOK FOR THE RENO-CARSON CITY-MINDEN AREA:
.TUESDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY IN THE MORNING THEN BECOMING PARTLY
CLOUDY. HIGHS 48 TO 53. LIGHT WINDS.

SUNRISE AND SUNSET
JANUARY 22 2018.......SUNRISE   714 AM PST   SUNSET   508 PM PST
JANUARY 23 2018.......SUNRISE   714 AM PST   SUNSET   509 PM PST


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