Soaring Guidance
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UXUS97 KREV 291353
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SOARING FORECAST
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE - RENO NV
700 AM PDT FRI JUL 29 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).....    105         102
FORECASTED TRIGGER TEMPERATURE (DEG F)..     88          88
   EXCEEDED YESTERDAY BY 1055 AM PDT
FORECASTED MAXIMUM ALTITUDE (FT MSL)....  18000       17600
FORECASTED SOARING INDEX (FPM)..........   1206        1128
FORECASTED K-INDEX.........VALID 18Z....     16          17
FORECASTED K-INDEX.........VALID 00Z....     22          22
FORECASTED LIFTED INDEX....VALID 18Z....      3           7
FORECASTED LIFTED INDEX....VALID 00Z....      2           3

AFTERNOON WINDS ALOFT FORECAST
MSL (FT) WIND/TEMP
9000  3009/+23
10000 3008/+20
12000 3007/+14
14000 2407/+07
16000 2208/+00
18000 2109/-06
24000 2413/-18
30000 2611/-33
34000 2609/-43
39000 2814/-53

SLIDE MOUNTAIN DATA:
     DATE       TIME     TEMP  DEWPT   RH         WIND (MPH)
                        (F)   (F)           | DIR  SPEED GUST
2016-07-29    04:20      63    38     40    | 017    8   11
2016-07-29    04:00      63    39     41    | 023    9   13
2016-07-29    03:50      65    37     36    | 063    1    5
2016-07-29    03:30      65    37     36    | 067    0    1

RENO TAF FORECAST:
KRNO 291142Z 2912/3012 VRB04KT P6SM SCT200
     FM292200 29012G20KT P6SM VCTS SCT110CB BKN200
     FM300200 33009KT P6SM BKN200

CARSON CITY TAF FORECAST:
KCXP 291142Z 2912/3012 VRB04KT P6SM SCT200
     FM292200 27012G21KT P6SM VCTS SCT110CB BKN200
     FM300200 26008KT P6SM BKN200

OUTLOOK FOR THE RENO-CARSON CITY-MINDEN AREA:
.SATURDAY...SUNNY IN THE MORNING THEN BECOMING PARTLY CLOUDY.
HIGHS 97 TO 102. LIGHT WINDS BECOMING WEST 10 TO 15 MPH IN THE
AFTERNOON.

SUNRISE AND SUNSET
JULY 29 2016..........SUNRISE   557 AM PDT   SUNSET   814 PM PDT
JULY 30 2016..........SUNRISE   557 AM PDT   SUNSET   813 PM PDT


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