Soaring Guidance
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UXUS97 KREV 231345
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SOARING FORECAST
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE - RENO NV
700 AM PDT SAT SEP 23 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).....     62          55
FORECASTED TRIGGER TEMPERATURE (DEG F)..     46          44
   EXCEEDED YESTERDAY BY 855 AM PDT
FORECASTED MAXIMUM ALTITUDE (FT MSL)....  14200       17200
FORECASTED SOARING INDEX (FPM)..........    756        1116
FORECASTED K-INDEX.........VALID 18Z....     16          24
FORECASTED K-INDEX.........VALID 00Z....     15          29
FORECASTED LIFTED INDEX....VALID 18Z....      8           2
FORECASTED LIFTED INDEX....VALID 00Z....     13           0

AFTERNOON WINDS ALOFT FORECAST
MSL (FT) WIND/TEMP
9000  0306/+00
10000 9904/-02
12000 9900/-06
14000 9906/-09
16000 9914/-12
18000 3537/-16
24000 3555/-27
30000 3576/-40
34000 3480/-49
39000 3460/-51

SLIDE MOUNTAIN DATA:
     DATE       TIME     TEMP  DEWPT   RH         WIND (MPH)
                        (F)   (F)           | DIR  SPEED GUST
2017-09-23    05:50      21    20     96    | 070   25   32
2017-09-23    05:30      21    20     94    | 072   25   32
2017-09-23    05:20      21    20     94    | 071   29   37
2017-09-23    05:00      21    20     95    | 070   28   35

SIERRA CREST 8700 FT DATA:
   DATE     TIME  TEMP  RH         WIND
                            DIR   SPEED   GUST
2017-09-23 0545   23   91   072     38     44
2017-09-23 0530   23   90   071     39     45
2017-09-23 0515   23   88   071     39     44
2017-09-23 0500   23   88   062     36     42

RENO TAF FORECAST:
KRNO 231130Z 2312/2412 VRB04KT P6SM SKC
     FM231800 04007KT P6SM SCT080
     FM240300 VRB03KT P6SM SKC

CARSON CITY TAF FORECAST:
KCXP 231130Z 2312/2412 VRB03KT P6SM SKC
     FM231800 06010KT P6SM SCT070
     FM240300 VRB03KT P6SM SKC

OUTLOOK FOR THE RENO-CARSON CITY-MINDEN AREA:
.SUNDAY...SUNNY. HIGHS 64 TO 69. LIGHT WINDS BECOMING NORTH
AROUND 10 MPH IN THE AFTERNOON.

SUNRISE AND SUNSET
SEPTEMBER 23 2017.....SUNRISE   648 AM PDT   SUNSET   654 PM PDT
SEPTEMBER 24 2017.....SUNRISE   649 AM PDT   SUNSET   652 PM PDT



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