Soaring Guidance
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SOARING FORECAST
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE - RENO NV
700 AM PDT THU SEP 3 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).....     79          87
FORECASTED TRIGGER TEMPERATURE (DEG F)..     70          74
   EXCEEDED YESTERDAY BY 1055 AM PDT
FORECASTED MAXIMUM ALTITUDE (FT MSL)....  13700       12700
FORECASTED SOARING INDEX (FPM)..........    741         621
FORECASTED K-INDEX.........VALID 18Z....      7           2
FORECASTED K-INDEX.........VALID 00Z....     18          13
FORECASTED LIFTED INDEX....VALID 18Z....     10          10
FORECASTED LIFTED INDEX....VALID 00Z....      6           7

AFTERNOON WINDS ALOFT FORECAST
MSL (FT) WIND/TEMP
9000  2516/+09
10000 2218/+06
12000 2123/+02
14000 2125/-02
16000 2228/-07
18000 2336/-12
24000 2453/-22
30000 2461/-39
34000 2465/-48
39000 2469/-56

SLIDE MOUNTAIN DATA:
     DATE       TIME     TEMP  DEWPT   RH         WIND (MPH)
                        (F)   (F)           | DIR  SPEED GUST
2015-09-03    05:50      39    34     88    | 250   41   55
2015-09-03    05:30      39    33     85    | 248   43   61
2015-09-03    05:20      39    34     85    | 250   46   63
2015-09-03    05:00      39    34     84    | 250   47   67

RENO TAF FORECAST:
KRNO 031120Z 0312/0412 VRB04KT P6SM SCT200
     FM031900 25012G22KT P6SM SCT150 SCT200
     FM032300 29015G25KT P6SM SCT120 SCT200
     FM040600 VRB03KT P6SM FEW100 SCT200

CARSON CITY TAF FORECAST:
KCXP 031202Z 0312/0412 23009KT P6SM SCT180
     FM031800 22010G20KT P6SM FEW140 SCT180
     FM032100 26014G24KT P6SM SCT140 SCT180
     FM040400 30006KT P6SM SCT180

OUTLOOK FOR THE RENO-CARSON CITY-MINDEN AREA:
.FRIDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. AREAS OF BLOWING DUST IN THE AFTERNOON.
HIGHS 72 TO 77. SOUTHWEST WINDS AROUND 10 MPH INCREASING TO 15 TO
25 MPH WITH GUSTS UP TO 40 MPH IN THE AFTERNOON.

SUNRISE AND SUNSET
SEPTEMBER  3 2015.....SUNRISE   629 AM PDT   SUNSET   727 PM PDT
SEPTEMBER  4 2015.....SUNRISE   630 AM PDT   SUNSET   726 PM PDT



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