Soaring Guidance
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SOARING FORECAST
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE - RENO NV
700 AM PDT FRI AUG 18 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).....     97          95
FORECASTED TRIGGER TEMPERATURE (DEG F)..     83          79
   EXCEEDED YESTERDAY BY 1055 AM PDT
FORECASTED MAXIMUM ALTITUDE (FT MSL)....  17000       16700
FORECASTED SOARING INDEX (FPM)..........   1146        1071
FORECASTED K-INDEX.........VALID 18Z....     26          19
FORECASTED K-INDEX.........VALID 00Z....     27          22
FORECASTED LIFTED INDEX....VALID 18Z....      2           4
FORECASTED LIFTED INDEX....VALID 00Z....     -1           2

AFTERNOON WINDS ALOFT FORECAST
MSL (FT) WIND/TEMP
9000  3505/+18
10000 3505/+15
12000 3505/+09
14000 9904/+03
16000 9903/-02
18000 99 0/-08
24000 9900/-21
30000 2405/-36
34000 2510/-46
39000 2614/-55

SLIDE MOUNTAIN DATA:
     DATE       TIME     TEMP  DEWPT   RH         WIND (MPH)
                        (F)   (F)           | DIR  SPEED GUST
2017-08-18    05:20      58    35     30    | 043    6    9
2017-08-18    05:00      58    36     31    | 042    6   10
2017-08-18    04:50      58    35     30    | 031    6    8
2017-08-18    04:30      58    36     31    | 029    6    9

RENO TAF FORECAST:
KRNO 181120Z 1812/1912 VRB03KT P6SM SKC
     FM182000 03006KT P6SM FEW100
     FM190000 32009KT P6SM SCT100 SCT150
     FM190800 VRB04KT P6SM FEW120

CARSON CITY TAF FORECAST:
KCXP 181120Z 1812/1912 VRB03KT P6SM SKC
     FM182000 06006KT P6SM FEW090
     FM190000 30009KT P6SM SCT090 SCT140
     FM190400 VRB03KT P6SM FEW100

OUTLOOK FOR THE RENO-CARSON CITY-MINDEN AREA:
.SATURDAY...SUNNY IN THE MORNING, THEN PARTLY CLOUDY WITH A
SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS IN THE AFTERNOON. SOME
THUNDERSTORMS MAY PRODUCE HEAVY RAINFALL IN THE AFTERNOON. HIGHS
91 TO 96. LIGHT WINDS.

SUNRISE AND SUNSET
AUGUST 18 2017........SUNRISE   615 AM PDT   SUNSET   750 PM PDT
AUGUST 19 2017........SUNRISE   616 AM PDT   SUNSET   749 PM PDT



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