Soaring Guidance
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UXUS97 KREV 291345
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SOARING FORECAST
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE - RENO NV
700 AM PDT WED MAR 29 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).....     70          59
FORECASTED TRIGGER TEMPERATURE (DEG F)..     63          45
   EXCEEDED YESTERDAY BY 1055 AM PDT
FORECASTED MAXIMUM ALTITUDE (FT MSL)....  11800       11700
FORECASTED SOARING INDEX (FPM)..........    564         381
FORECASTED K-INDEX.........VALID 18Z....     18           8
FORECASTED K-INDEX.........VALID 00Z....     25          15
FORECASTED LIFTED INDEX....VALID 18Z....      4          11
FORECASTED LIFTED INDEX....VALID 00Z....      0           8

AFTERNOON WINDS ALOFT FORECAST
MSL (FT) WIND/TEMP
9000  2513/+06
10000 2516/+03
12000 2622/-01
14000 2623/-06
16000 2725/-11
18000 2829/-16
24000 2842/-27
30000 2749/-44
34000 2754/-53
39000 2769/-64

SLIDE MOUNTAIN DATA:
     DATE       TIME     TEMP  DEWPT   RH         WIND (MPH)
                        (F)   (F)           | DIR  SPEED GUST
2017-03-29    05:30      38    27     54    | 337   18   22
2017-03-29    05:20      39    27     50    | 323   24   29
2017-03-29    05:00      39    26     48    | 309   24   28
2017-03-29    04:50      38    22     41    | 308   22   26

RENO TAF FORECAST:
KRNO 291120Z 2912/3012 VRB04KT P6SM SCT200
     FM292200 30008KT P6SM SCT100 BKN180
     FM300100 26011G20KT P6SM BKN080 BKN140
     FM300800 20015G25KT P6SM BKN080 BKN140

CARSON CITY TAF FORECAST:
KCXP 291120Z 2912/3012 VRB03KT P6SM SCT200
     FM292100 10008KT P6SM SCT100 BKN180
     FM300200 24010G16KT P6SM BKN070 BKN140
     FM301000 20015G25KT P6SM BKN070 BKN150

OUTLOOK FOR THE RENO-CARSON CITY-MINDEN AREA:
.THURSDAY...SHOWERS, SNOW SHOWERS AND SLIGHT CHANCE OF
THUNDERSTORMS IN THE MORNING, THEN CHANCE OF SNOW SHOWERS,
SHOWERS AND SLIGHT CHANCE OF THUNDERSTORMS IN THE AFTERNOON. SNOW
LEVEL 5000 TO 5500 FEET. SNOW ACCUMULATION UP TO 2 INCHES. HIGHS
51 TO 56. NORTHWEST WINDS 20 TO 35 MPH WITH GUSTS UP TO 55 MPH.

SUNRISE AND SUNSET
MARCH 29 2017.........SUNRISE   648 AM PDT   SUNSET   720 PM PDT
MARCH 30 2017.........SUNRISE   646 AM PDT   SUNSET   721 PM PDT



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