Soaring Guidance
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UXUS97 KREV 271448
SRGREV

SOARING FORECAST
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE - RENO NV
700 AM PST FRI FEB 27 2015

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)...     53
TRIGGER TEMPERATURE...........(DEG F)...     46          51
   EXCEEDED YESTERDAY BY 21Z
MAXIMUM ALTITUDE..............(FT MSL)..  14200       11700
SOARING INDEX.................(FPM).....    876         531
FORECASTED K-INDEX.........VALID 18Z....     28          18
FORECASTED K-INDEX.........VALID 00Z....     29          15
FORECASTED LIFTED INDEX....VALID 18Z....      1           8
FORECASTED LIFTED INDEX....VALID 00Z....      0           7

AFTERNOON WINDS ALOFT FORECAST
MSL (FT) WIND/TEMP
9000  2724/-05
10000 2722/-07
12000 2918/-12
14000 2919/-16
16000 2920/-21
18000 3023/-26
24000 3038/-38
30000 3067/-46
34000 3072/-49
39000 3065/-49

SLIDE MOUNTAIN DATA:
 SLD HR 1350 M 21/20/2816G21/M  /SLIDE MTN UNOFFICIAL OBSERVATION

RENO TAF FORECAST:
KRNO 271139Z 2712/2812 VRB03KT P6SM SCT060 BKN080
     FM272000 27014G24KT P6SM VCSH BKN050 BKN080
     FM280300 31010KT 6SM -SHRASN BKN028 OVC040
     FM280900 02006KT 3SM -SN FEW012 OVC020

CARSON CITY TAF FORECAST:
KCXP 271139Z 2712/2812 VRB03KT P6SM BKN050 BKN080
     FM271900 26012G20KT P6SM VCSH SCT040 BKN060
     FM280400 29010KT 6SM -SHRASN BKN025 OVC035
     FM281000 04005KT 3SM -SN SCT010 OVC020

SUNRISE AND SUNSET
FEBRUARY 27 2015......SUNRISE   635 AM PST   SUNSET   549 PM PST
FEBRUARY 28 2015......SUNRISE   634 AM PST   SUNSET   550 PM PST


OUTLOOK FOR THE RENO-CARSON CITY-MINDEN AREA:
.SATURDAY...SHOWERS IN THE MORNING...THEN SHOWERS AND SLIGHT
CHANCE OF THUNDERSTORMS IN THE AFTERNOON. SNOW ACCUMULATION UP TO
2 INCHES. HIGHS 41 TO 46. NORTHWEST WINDS UP TO 10 MPH.

SUNRISE AND SUNSET
FEBRUARY 27 2015......SUNRISE   635 AM PST   SUNSET   549 PM PST
FEBRUARY 28 2015......SUNRISE   634 AM PST   SUNSET   550 PM PST



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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