Soaring Guidance
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UXUS97 KREV 171433
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SOARING FORECAST
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE - RENO NV
700 AM PST WED JAN 17 2018

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).....     59          55
FORECASTED TRIGGER TEMPERATURE (DEG F)..     59          54
   EXCEEDED YESTERDAY BY 1455 PM PST
FORECASTED MAXIMUM ALTITUDE (FT MSL)....   8300        8900
FORECASTED SOARING INDEX (FPM)..........    249         327
FORECASTED K-INDEX.........VALID 18Z....     19          22
FORECASTED K-INDEX.........VALID 00Z....     27          20
FORECASTED LIFTED INDEX....VALID 18Z....      3           1
FORECASTED LIFTED INDEX....VALID 00Z....      2           2

AFTERNOON WINDS ALOFT FORECAST
MSL (FT) WIND/TEMP
9000  2423/+06
10000 2424/+04
12000 2627/+01
14000 2627/-04
16000 2627/-09
18000 2627/-14
24000 2730/-25
30000 2848/-43
34000 2863/-53
39000 2866/-64

SLIDE MOUNTAIN DATA:
     DATE       TIME     TEMP  DEWPT   RH         WIND (MPH)
                        (F)   (F)           | DIR  SPEED GUST
2018-01-17    05:20      31    28     84    | 250   25   33
2018-01-17    05:00      31    28     84    | 248   23   32
2018-01-17    04:50      32    28     83    | 252   28   38
2018-01-17    04:30      31    28     83    | 252   31   40

SIERRA CREST 8700 FT DATA:
   DATE     TIME  TEMP  RH         WIND
                            DIR   SPEED   GUST
2018-01-17 0545   33   88   202     26     32
2018-01-17 0530   33   88   215     25     32
2018-01-17 0515   33   88   219     24     31
2018-01-17 0500   33   87   224     28     34

RENO TAF FORECAST:
KRNO 171154Z 1712/1812 VRB03KT P6SM SCT150 BKN180
     FM180000 17006KT P6SM SCT120 BKN180

CARSON CITY TAF FORECAST:
KCXP 171154Z 1712/1812 VRB02KT P6SM SCT140 BKN180
     FM172100 12005KT P6SM SCT110 BKN180

OUTLOOK FOR THE RENO-CARSON CITY-MINDEN AREA:
.THURSDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. SLIGHT CHANCE OF RAIN IN THE
AFTERNOON. HIGHS 55 TO 60. SOUTHWEST WINDS 15 TO 25 MPH WITH
GUSTS UP TO 50 MPH INCREASING TO 25 TO 35 MPH WITH GUSTS UP TO
65 MPH IN THE AFTERNOON.

SUNRISE AND SUNSET
JANUARY 17 2018.......SUNRISE   717 AM PST   SUNSET   502 PM PST
JANUARY 18 2018.......SUNRISE   716 AM PST   SUNSET   503 PM PST


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