Soaring Guidance
Issued by NWS Reno, NV

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UXUS97 KREV 261414
SRGREV

SOARING FORECAST
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE - RENO NV
700 AM PDT TUE MAY 26 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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LOCAL INDICES FOR RENO:                   TODAY     YESTERDAY
MAXIMUM TEMPERATURE AT RENO...(DEG F)...     77          72
TRIGGER TEMPERATURE...........(DEG F)...     64          63
EXCEEDED YESTERDAY BY 755 AM PDT
MAXIMUM ALTITUDE..............(FT MSL)..  15800       15300
SOARING INDEX.................(FPM).....    921         887
FORECASTED K-INDEX.........VALID 18Z....     33          32
FORECASTED K-INDEX.........VALID 00Z....     38          36
FORECASTED LIFTED INDEX....VALID 18Z....      0          -1
FORECASTED LIFTED INDEX....VALID 00Z....     -1          -2

AFTERNOON WINDS ALOFT FORECAST
MSL (FT) WIND/TEMP
9000  2907/+09
10000 2806/+05
12000 2705/+01
14000 2709/-05
16000 2714/-09
18000 2718/-13
24000 2924/-26
30000 3029/-43
34000 2930/-53
39000 2834/-60

SLIDE MOUNTAIN DATA:
SLD HR 1320 M 37/32/28005KT /SLIDE MTN UNOFFICIAL OBSERVATION

RENO TAF FORECAST:
FTUS80 KRNO 261121 RRR
KRNO 261120Z 2612/2712 VRB03KT P6SM SKC
     FM262000 31008G16KT P6SM SCT080 BKN150
     FM270400 VRB03KT P6SM FEW150

CARSON CITY TAF FORECAST:
KCXP 261120Z 2612/2712 VRB03KT P6SM FEW060 SCT200
     FM262000 26008G15KT P6SM SCT080 BKN150
     FM270400 VRB04KT P6SM FEW150

OUTLOOK FOR THE RENO-CARSON CITY-MINDEN AREA:
.WEDNESDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND
THUNDERSTORMS IN THE AFTERNOON. HIGHS 78 TO 83. LIGHT WINDS
BECOMING NORTHWEST AROUND 10 MPH IN THE AFTERNOON.

SUNRISE AND SUNSET
MAY 26 2015...........SUNRISE   537 AM PDT   SUNSET   816 PM PDT
MAY 27 2015...........SUNRISE   536 AM PDT   SUNSET   817 PM PDT



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