Soaring Guidance
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UXUS97 KREV 301416
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SOARING FORECAST
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE - RENO NV
700 AM PDT SUN AUG 30 2015

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).....     84          86
FORECASTED TRIGGER TEMPERATURE (DEG F)..     67          74
   EXCEEDED YESTERDAY BY 055 AM PDT
FORECASTED MAXIMUM ALTITUDE (FT MSL)....  12900       12500
FORECASTED SOARING INDEX (FPM)..........    597         645
FORECASTED K-INDEX.........VALID 18Z....      3          17
FORECASTED K-INDEX.........VALID 00Z....     10          34
FORECASTED LIFTED INDEX....VALID 18Z....      5           8
FORECASTED LIFTED INDEX....VALID 00Z....      6           2

AFTERNOON WINDS ALOFT FORECAST
MSL (FT) WIND/TEMP
9000  2712/+12
10000 2413/+09
12000 2315/+05
14000 2416/+00
16000 2518/-04
18000 2722/-09
24000 2818/-22
30000 3220/-38
34000 3019/-48
39000 2732/-55

SLIDE MOUNTAIN DATA:
     DATE       TIME     TEMP  DEWPT   RH         WIND (MPH)
                        (F)   (F)           | DIR  SPEED GUST
2015-08-30    05:50      41    39     95    | 251   29   52
2015-08-30    05:30      41    40     96    | 254   28   45
2015-08-30    05:20      41    40     96    | 250   30   46
2015-08-30    05:00      41    40     96    | 250   32   52

RENO TAF FORECAST:
KRNO 301120Z 3012/3112 VRB04KT P6SM SCT200
     FM302100 30014G22KT P6SM SCT200
     FM310500 VRB03KT P6SM SKC

CARSON CITY TAF FORECAST:
KCXP 301120Z 3012/3112 VRB04KT P6SM SCT200
     FM302000 30010G18KT P6SM SCT200
     FM310300 VRB03KT P6SM SKC

OUTLOOK FOR THE RENO-CARSON CITY-MINDEN AREA:
.MONDAY...SUNNY. HIGHS 83 TO 88. LIGHT WINDS BECOMING SOUTH
AROUND 10 MPH IN THE AFTERNOON.

SUNRISE AND SUNSET
AUGUST 30 2015........SUNRISE   625 AM PDT   SUNSET   733 PM PDT
AUGUST 31 2015........SUNRISE   626 AM PDT   SUNSET   732 PM PDT



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