Soaring Guidance
Issued by NWS Reno, NV

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SOARING FORECAST
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE - RENO NV
700 AM PST MON MAR 2 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)...     49
TRIGGER TEMPERATURE...........(DEG F)...     42          39
   EXCEEDED YESTERDAY BY 19Z
MAXIMUM ALTITUDE..............(FT MSL)..  12500       12800
SOARING INDEX.................(FPM).....    645         654
FORECASTED K-INDEX.........VALID 18Z....     26          24
FORECASTED K-INDEX.........VALID 00Z....     29          25
FORECASTED LIFTED INDEX....VALID 18Z....      1           2
FORECASTED LIFTED INDEX....VALID 00Z....      1           3

AFTERNOON WINDS ALOFT FORECAST
MSL (FT) WIND/TEMP
9000  3112/-06
10000 3113/-08
12000 3114/-13
14000 3214/-17
16000 3314/-21
18000 3415/-25
24000 3522/-36
30000 3425/-49
34000 3424/-50
39000 3218/-48

SLIDE MOUNTAIN DATA:
 SLD HR 1350 M 15/12/1000/M  /SLIDE MTN UNOFFICIAL OBSERVATION

RENO TAF FORECAST:
KRNO 021140Z 0212/0312 VRB03KT P6SM FEW050
     FM022100 33010G17KT P6SM -SHRA FEW020 BKN040
     FM030200 31009KT P6SM SCT040 SCT100
     FM030800 VRB04KT P6SM BKN035

CARSON CITY TAF FORECAST:
KCXP 021140Z 0212/0312 VRB03KT P6SM FEW050
     FM022200 02009KT 6SM -SHRA SCT020 BKN030
     FM030200 31006KT P6SM SCT035 SCT100
     FM030800 VRB03KT P6SM BKN030

OUTLOOK FOR THE RENO-CARSON CITY-MINDEN AREA:
.TUESDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. HIGHS 47 TO 52. NORTHWEST WINDS 10 TO
15 MPH.

SUNRISE AND SUNSET
MARCH  2 2015.........SUNRISE   631 AM PST   SUNSET   552 PM PST
MARCH  3 2015.........SUNRISE   629 AM PST   SUNSET   553 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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