Soaring Guidance
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UXUS97 KREV 271352
SRGREV

SOARING FORECAST
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE - RENO NV
700 AM PDT MON MAR 27 2017

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).....     55          58
FORECASTED TRIGGER TEMPERATURE (DEG F)..     44          49
   EXCEEDED YESTERDAY BY 1155 AM PDT
FORECASTED MAXIMUM ALTITUDE (FT MSL)....  14900       10900
FORECASTED SOARING INDEX (FPM)..........    837         447
FORECASTED K-INDEX.........VALID 18Z....     22          16
FORECASTED K-INDEX.........VALID 00Z....     17          24
FORECASTED LIFTED INDEX....VALID 18Z....      5           9
FORECASTED LIFTED INDEX....VALID 00Z....      8           2

AFTERNOON WINDS ALOFT FORECAST
MSL (FT) WIND/TEMP
9000  3318/-06
10000 3321/-08
12000 3528/-13
14000 3436/-15
16000 3446/-17
18000 3474/-20
24000 3492/-32
30000 8409/-48
34000 8413/-56
39000 3363/-57

SLIDE MOUNTAIN DATA:
     DATE       TIME     TEMP  DEWPT   RH         WIND (MPH)
                        (F)   (F)           | DIR  SPEED GUST
2017-03-27    05:50      18    17     94    | 153    7   12
2017-03-27    05:30      18    17     94    | 153    7   10
2017-03-27    05:20      17    16     94    | 153   12   15
2017-03-27    05:00      17    16     94    | 153   13   20

RENO TAF FORECAST:
KRNO 271120Z 2712/2812 31010G16KT P6SM VCSH BKN060 BKN100
     FM271900 34014G26KT P6SM VCSH SCT035 BKN050 BKN080
     FM280400 34006KT P6SM SCT070 BKN100

CARSON CITY TAF FORECAST:
KCXP 271120Z 2712/2812 25010G16KT P6SM VCSH BKN050 BKN100
     FM271900 29012G20KT P6SM VCSH SCT035 BKN050 BKN080
     FM280400 33005KT P6SM SCT060 BKN090

OUTLOOK FOR THE RENO-CARSON CITY-MINDEN AREA:
.TUESDAY...SUNNY. HIGHS 55 TO 60. NORTH WINDS UP TO 10 MPH IN THE
MORNING BECOMING LIGHT.

SUNRISE AND SUNSET
MARCH 27 2017.........SUNRISE   651 AM PDT   SUNSET   719 PM PDT
MARCH 28 2017.........SUNRISE   649 AM PDT   SUNSET   719 PM PDT


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