Soaring Guidance
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UXUS97 KREV 271346
SRGREV

SOARING FORECAST
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE - RENO NV
700 AM PDT THU AUG 27 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).....     93          92
FORECASTED TRIGGER TEMPERATURE (DEG F)..     78          78
   EXCEEDED YESTERDAY BY 1055 AM PDT
FORECASTED MAXIMUM ALTITUDE (FT MSL)....  18000       18000
FORECASTED SOARING INDEX (FPM)..........   1116        1116
FORECASTED K-INDEX.........VALID 18Z....     21           6
FORECASTED K-INDEX.........VALID 00Z....     30          10
FORECASTED LIFTED INDEX....VALID 18Z....      5           8
FORECASTED LIFTED INDEX....VALID 00Z....      0           5

AFTERNOON WINDS ALOFT FORECAST
MSL (FT) WIND/TEMP
9000  2505/+17
10000 2405/+14
12000 2405/+08
14000 2208/+02
16000 2211/-04
18000 2220/-10
24000 2319/-20
30000 2432/-36
34000 2436/-46
39000 2351/-59

SLIDE MOUNTAIN DATA:
     DATE       TIME     TEMP  DEWPT   RH         WIND (MPH)
                        (F)   (F)           | DIR  SPEED GUST
2015-08-27    05:50      51    30     41    | 250   12   21
2015-08-27    05:30      51    30     41    | 250   14   24
2015-08-27    05:20      51    30     40    | 251   14   23
2015-08-27    05:00      52    30     40    | 253   15   29

RENO TAF FORECAST:
KRNO 271126Z 2712/2812 VRB05KT P6SM SCT220
     FM272300 29012G20KT P6SM SCT250
     FM280400 VRB04KT P6SM FEW250

CARSON CITY TAF FORECAST:
KCXP 271126Z 2712/2812 VRB04KT P6SM SCT250
     FM272100 27012G22KT P6SM SCT250
     FM280300 VRB04KT P6SM FEW250

OUTLOOK FOR THE RENO-CARSON CITY-MINDEN AREA:
.FRIDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. HIGHS 89 TO 94. LIGHT WINDS BECOMING
SOUTHWEST 15 TO 20 MPH WITH GUSTS UP TO 30 MPH IN THE AFTERNOON.

SUNRISE AND SUNSET
AUGUST 27 2015........SUNRISE   623 AM PDT   SUNSET   738 PM PDT
AUGUST 28 2015........SUNRISE   624 AM PDT   SUNSET   736 PM PDT


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