Soaring Guidance
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UXUS97 KREV 181439
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SOARING FORECAST
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE - RENO NV
700 AM PST SUN FEB 18 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).....     48          67
FORECASTED TRIGGER TEMPERATURE (DEG F)..     47          56
   EXCEEDED YESTERDAY BY 1255 PM PST
FORECASTED MAXIMUM ALTITUDE (FT MSL)....   9900        9700
FORECASTED SOARING INDEX (FPM)..........    417         321
FORECASTED K-INDEX.........VALID 18Z....      3           3
FORECASTED K-INDEX.........VALID 00Z....     25          12
FORECASTED LIFTED INDEX....VALID 18Z....      4           6
FORECASTED LIFTED INDEX....VALID 00Z....      4           6

AFTERNOON WINDS ALOFT FORECAST
MSL (FT) WIND/TEMP
9000  2736/-11
10000 2737/-13
12000 2838/-19
14000 2744/-21
16000 2752/-23
18000 2776/-25
24000 2699/-35
30000 7705/-46
34000 7605/-50
39000 7706/-54

SLIDE MOUNTAIN DATA:
     DATE       TIME     TEMP  DEWPT   RH         WIND (MPH)
                        (F)   (F)           | DIR  SPEED GUST
2018-02-18    05:20      21    21     97    | 234   70   89
2018-02-18    05:00      21    21     97    | 234   67   91
2018-02-18    04:50      21    20     96    | 237   60   82
2018-02-18    04:30      21    21     97    | 234   62   94

SIERRA CREST 8700 FT DATA:
   DATE     TIME  TEMP  RH         WIND
                            DIR   SPEED   GUST
2018-02-18 0600   22   97   244     61     92
2018-02-18 0545   23   97   242     62     90
2018-02-18 0530   23   97   249     59     87
2018-02-18 0515   23   97   235     63     88

RENO TAF FORECAST:
KRNO 181121Z 1812/1912 20012KT P6SM SCT200 WS010/25045KT
     FM181500 22028G42KT P6SM SCT100 WS010/26050KT
     FM182300 29020G30KT 2SM -SHSN BKN020 OVC030
     FM190200 32012G25KT P6SM VCSH BKN030

CARSON CITY TAF FORECAST:
KCXP 181121Z 1812/1912 22015G30KT P6SM SCT090 WS015/26045KT
     FM181500 22028G42KT P6SM SCT100 WS010/26050KT
     FM190000 29014G24KT 2SM -SHSN BKN020 OVC030
     FM190300 32012G20KT P6SM VCSH BKN030

OUTLOOK FOR THE RENO-CARSON CITY-MINDEN AREA:
.WASHINGTONS BIRTHDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH A CHANCE OF SNOW
SHOWERS. HIGHS 29 TO 34. NORTHWEST WINDS 10 TO 15 MPH. GUSTS UP
TO 30 MPH IN THE AFTERNOON.

SUNRISE AND SUNSET
FEBRUARY 18 2018......SUNRISE   647 AM PST   SUNSET   539 PM PST
FEBRUARY 19 2018......SUNRISE   646 AM PST   SUNSET   540 PM PST


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