Soaring Guidance
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SOARING FORECAST
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE - RENO NV
700 AM PDT TUE MAY 31 2016

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).....     89          87
FORECASTED TRIGGER TEMPERATURE (DEG F)..     72          67
   EXCEEDED YESTERDAY BY 955 AM PDT
FORECASTED MAXIMUM ALTITUDE (FT MSL)....  16700       18000
FORECASTED SOARING INDEX (FPM)..........   1011        1050
FORECASTED K-INDEX.........VALID 18Z....     16          21
FORECASTED K-INDEX.........VALID 00Z....     15          20
FORECASTED LIFTED INDEX....VALID 18Z....      9           3
FORECASTED LIFTED INDEX....VALID 00Z....      6           5

AFTERNOON WINDS ALOFT FORECAST
MSL (FT) WIND/TEMP
9000  9900/+14
10000 9900/+11
12000 9900/+06
14000 9903/+00
16000 3207/-05
18000 3319/-10
24000 3127/-23
30000 2819/-40
34000 2916/-50
39000 3019/-62

SLIDE MOUNTAIN DATA:
     DATE       TIME     TEMP  DEWPT   RH         WIND (MPH)
                        (F)   (F)           | DIR  SPEED GUST
2016-05-31    04:50      46    24     37    | 054   16   19
2016-05-31    04:30      46    23     36    | 046   17   19
2016-05-31    04:20      46    26     43    | 034   15   17
2016-05-31    04:00      47    26     44    | 028   13   16

RENO TAF FORECAST:
KRNO 311120Z 3112/0112 VRB03KT P6SM FEW200
     FM312200 30008KT P6SM FEW200

CARSON CITY TAF FORECAST:
KCXP 311120Z 3112/0112 VRB03KT P6SM FEW200
     FM312200 31009KT P6SM FEW200

OUTLOOK FOR THE RENO-CARSON CITY-MINDEN AREA:
.WEDNESDAY...SUNNY. HIGHS 88 TO 93. LIGHT WINDS BECOMING SOUTH
10 TO 15 MPH IN THE AFTERNOON.

SUNRISE AND SUNSET
MAY 31 2016...........SUNRISE   534 AM PDT   SUNSET   820 PM PDT
JUNE  1 2016..........SUNRISE   534 AM PDT   SUNSET   821 PM PDT



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