Soaring Guidance
Issued by NWS Reno, NV

Home | Current Version | Previous Version | Text Only | Print | Product List | Glossary On
Versions: 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 11 12 13 14 15 16
000
UXUS97 KREV 291346
SRGREV

SOARING FORECAST
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE - RENO NV
700 AM PDT MON JUN 29 2015

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.

*******************************************************************
FORECASTED LOCAL INDICES FOR RENO:        TODAY     YESTERDAY
FORECASTED MAX TEMP AT RENO (DEG F).....     99         101
FORECASTED TRIGGER TEMPERATURE (DEG F)..     80          83
   EXCEEDED YESTERDAY BY 1055 AM PDT
FORECASTED MAXIMUM ALTITUDE (FT MSL)....  18000       17700
FORECASTED SOARING INDEX (FPM)..........   1143        1191
FORECASTED K-INDEX.........VALID 18Z....     28          25
FORECASTED K-INDEX.........VALID 00Z....     36          28
FORECASTED LIFTED INDEX....VALID 18Z....      3           2
FORECASTED LIFTED INDEX....VALID 00Z....      0           1

AFTERNOON WINDS ALOFT FORECAST
MSL (FT) WIND/TEMP
9000  2205/+19
10000 9903/+16
12000 9900/+10
14000 9903/+04
16000 2107/-01
18000 2018/-06
24000 2019/-17
30000 1927/-32
34000 1834/-42
39000 1949/-55

SLIDE MOUNTAIN DATA:
     DATE       TIME     TEMP  DEWPT   RH         WIND (MPH)
                        (F)   (F)           | DIR  SPEED GUST
2015-06-29    05:50      54    41     66    | 245    7   11
2015-06-29    05:30      54    42     67    | 242    6    9
2015-06-29    05:20      54    41     66    | 233    5   11
2015-06-29    05:00      54    42     66    | 229    5   11

RENO TAF FORECAST:
KRNO 291120Z 2912/3012 VRB03KT P6SM FEW080 BKN150
     FM292200 27013G22KT P6SM SCT070 BKN140
     FM300200 30010G17KT P6SM SCT080 BKN150
     FM300600 VRB04KT P6SM SCT150

CARSON CITY TAF FORECAST:
KCXP 291120Z 2912/3012 VRB03KT P6SM FEW080 BKN150
     FM292100 25009G16KT P6SM SCT070 BKN140
     FM300100 29011G17KT P6SM SCT080 BKN140
     FM300400 VRB04KT P6SM SCT150

OUTLOOK FOR THE RENO-CARSON CITY-MINDEN AREA:
.TUESDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND
THUNDERSTORMS IN THE AFTERNOON. HIGHS 98 TO 103. LIGHT WINDS
BECOMING NORTHEAST AROUND 10 MPH IN THE AFTERNOON.

SUNRISE AND SUNSET
JUNE 29 2015..........SUNRISE   535 AM PDT   SUNSET   830 PM PDT
JUNE 30 2015..........SUNRISE   535 AM PDT   SUNSET   830 PM PDT


USA.gov is the U.S. government's official web portal to all federal, state and local government web resources and services.