Soaring Guidance
Issued by NWS Reno, NV

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SOARING FORECAST
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE - RENO NV
700 AM PDT MON APR 21 2014

THIS SOARING FORECAST IS FOR THE EASTERN SIERRA AND WESTERN NEVADA
WITH SPECIFIC INDICES FOR THE GREATER RENO AREA.

THIS FORECAST IS NOT UPDATED.

FOR CURRENT FLIGHT CONDITIONS...FORECASTS...AND ADVISORIES...ACCESS
YOUR LOCAL BRIEFING OUTLET OR FLIGHT SERVICE STATION.

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LOCAL INDICES FOR RENO:                   TODAY     YESTERDAY
MAXIMUM TEMPERATURE AT RENO...(DEG F)...     75          74
TRIGGER TEMPERATURE...........(DEG F)...     64          58
   EXCEEDED YESTERDAY BY 18Z
MAXIMUM ALTITUDE..............(FT MSL)..  15000       16300
SOARING INDEX.................(FPM).....    900         879
FORECASTED K-INDEX.........VALID 18Z....     13           9
FORECASTED K-INDEX.........VALID 00Z....     15          17
FORECASTED LIFTED INDEX....VALID 18Z....      4           7
FORECASTED LIFTED INDEX....VALID 00Z....      5           4

AFTERNOON WINDS ALOFT FORECAST
MSL (FT) WIND/TEMP
9000  2323/+05
10000 2127/+02
12000 2134/-03
14000 2137/-07
16000 2141/-11
18000 2251/-15
24000 2359/-27
30000 2277/-43
34000 2286/-52
39000 7201/-62

SLIDE MOUNTAIN DATA:
 SLD HR 1250 M 36/18/2415/M  /SLIDE MTN UNOFFICIAL OBSERVATION

RENO TAF FORECAST:
KRNO 211120Z 2112/2212 VRB03KT P6SM SCT180
     FM211800 21009KT P6SM SCT180
     FM212100 23020G35KT P6SM SCT100 BKN150
     FM220400 24010G18KT P6SM BKN100 BKN180
     FM221000 28012G25KT P6SM VCSH SCT060 BKN100



OUTLOOK FOR THE RENO-CARSON CITY-MINDEN AREA:
.TUESDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH A CHANCE OF SHOWERS. SNOW LEVEL
5500 TO 6000 FEET. HIGHS 52 TO 57. SOUTHWEST WINDS 20 TO 30 MPH
WITH GUSTS UP TO 40 MPH.

SUNRISE AND SUNSET
APRIL 21 2014.........SUNRISE   613 AM PDT   SUNSET   743 PM PDT
APRIL 22 2014.........SUNRISE   612 AM PDT   SUNSET   744 PM PDT



THIS PRODUCT IS ROUTINELY PREPARED BY 700 AM AND IS
DISTRIBUTED TO THE RENO FLIGHT SERVICE STATION AS WELL AS THE
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE WORLD WIDE WEB HOMEPAGE AT:
       HTTP://WWW.WEATHER.GOV/RENO






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