Soaring Guidance
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UXUS97 KREV 161433
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SOARING FORECAST
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE - RENO NV
700 AM PST TUE JAN 16 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).....     55          51
FORECASTED TRIGGER TEMPERATURE (DEG F)..     54          64
   EXCEEDED YESTERDAY BY
FORECASTED MAXIMUM ALTITUDE (FT MSL)....   8900        6300
FORECASTED SOARING INDEX (FPM)..........    327          99
FORECASTED K-INDEX.........VALID 18Z....     22           5
FORECASTED K-INDEX.........VALID 00Z....     20          13
FORECASTED LIFTED INDEX....VALID 18Z....      1           4
FORECASTED LIFTED INDEX....VALID 00Z....      2           5

AFTERNOON WINDS ALOFT FORECAST
MSL (FT) WIND/TEMP
9000  2310/+00
10000 2412/-01
12000 2815/-04
14000 2918/-08
16000 3021/-13
18000 3131/-18
24000 3161/-30
30000 3087/-46
34000 3188/-56
39000 3057/-61

SLIDE MOUNTAIN DATA:
     DATE       TIME     TEMP  DEWPT   RH         WIND (MPH)
                        (F)   (F)           | DIR  SPEED GUST
2018-01-16    05:20      26    24     88    | 235   47   67
2018-01-16    05:00      27    26     90    | 233   49   63
2018-01-16    04:50      25    24     92    | 233   40   54
2018-01-16    04:30      27    22     78    | 231   40   55

SIERRA CREST 8700 FT DATA:
   DATE     TIME  TEMP  RH         WIND
                            DIR   SPEED   GUST
2018-01-15 1715   36   52   225     23     27
2018-01-15 1700   36   53   218     27     27
2018-01-15 1645   36   56   214     19     24
2018-01-15 1630   36   55   207     21     27

RENO TAF FORECAST:
KRNO 161126Z 1612/1712 21009KT P6SM VCSH BKN050 BKN090
     FM161600 24006KT P6SM SCT060 SCT200
     FM162300 11004KT P6SM BKN200

CARSON CITY TAF FORECAST:
KCXP 161126Z 1612/1712 24008KT P6SM VCSH BKN040 BKN080
     FM161600 VRB04KT P6SM SCT050 SCT200
     FM162100 07008KT P6SM BKN200

OUTLOOK FOR THE RENO-CARSON CITY-MINDEN AREA:
.WEDNESDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. HIGHS 55 TO 60. LIGHT WINDS BECOMING
SOUTHWEST AROUND 10 MPH IN THE AFTERNOON.

SUNRISE AND SUNSET
JANUARY 16 2018.......SUNRISE   717 AM PST   SUNSET   501 PM PST
JANUARY 17 2018.......SUNRISE   717 AM PST   SUNSET   502 PM PST


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