Soaring Guidance
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SOARING FORECAST
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE - RENO NV
700 AM PST SAT FEB 24 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).....     43          32
FORECASTED TRIGGER TEMPERATURE (DEG F)..     37          29
   EXCEEDED YESTERDAY BY 1255 PM PST
FORECASTED MAXIMUM ALTITUDE (FT MSL)....  10100       12600
FORECASTED SOARING INDEX (FPM)..........    363         648
FORECASTED K-INDEX.........VALID 18Z....      8          13
FORECASTED K-INDEX.........VALID 00Z....     17           2
FORECASTED LIFTED INDEX....VALID 18Z....      8           8
FORECASTED LIFTED INDEX....VALID 00Z....      9          11

AFTERNOON WINDS ALOFT FORECAST
MSL (FT) WIND/TEMP
9000  3049/-11
10000 3048/-11
12000 3246/-13
14000 3252/-16
16000 3260/-19
18000 3383/-23
24000 3389/-36
30000 3389/-52
34000 3498/-61
39000 3263/-61

SLIDE MOUNTAIN DATA:
     DATE       TIME     TEMP  DEWPT   RH         WIND (MPH)
                        (F)   (F)           | DIR  SPEED GUST
2018-02-24    05:20      13     9     78    | 274   21   35
2018-02-24    05:00      13     8     74    | 291   15   26
2018-02-24    04:50      13     9     76    | 298   15   24
2018-02-24    04:30      13    10     81    | 312   17   26

SIERRA CREST 8700 FT DATA:
   DATE     TIME  TEMP  RH         WIND
                            DIR   SPEED   GUST
2018-02-24 0600   14   85   193     33     39
2018-02-24 0545   14   85   194     29     37
2018-02-24 0530   14   88   198     30     34
2018-02-24 0515   14   89   182     30     37

RENO TAF FORECAST:
KRNO 241120Z 2412/2512 20006KT P6SM SCT080 BKN180
     FM241800 29018G30KT P6SM BKN080 OVC140
     FM250300 32012G20KT P6SM BKN060
     FM250700 VRB04KT P6SM FEW060

CARSON CITY TAF FORECAST:
KCXP 241120Z 2412/2512 23006KT P6SM SCT070 BKN180
     FM241800 26014G24KT P6SM BKN070 OVC130
     FM250200 27008KT P6SM BKN050
     FM250600 VRB03KT P6SM FEW050

OUTLOOK FOR THE RENO-CARSON CITY-MINDEN AREA:
.SUNDAY...SUNNY IN THE MORNING THEN BECOMING PARTLY CLOUDY. HIGHS
44 TO 49. SOUTHWEST WINDS 10 TO 15 MPH.

SUNRISE AND SUNSET
FEBRUARY 24 2018......SUNRISE   639 AM PST   SUNSET   546 PM PST
FEBRUARY 25 2018......SUNRISE   638 AM PST   SUNSET   547 PM PST



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