Soaring Guidance
Issued by NWS Reno, NV

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UXUS97 KREV 211355
SRGREV

SOARING FORECAST
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE - RENO NV
700 AM PDT FRI JUL 21 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).....     96          95
FORECASTED TRIGGER TEMPERATURE (DEG F)..     78          79
   EXCEEDED YESTERDAY BY 1155 AM PDT
FORECASTED MAXIMUM ALTITUDE (FT MSL)....  16200       14900
FORECASTED SOARING INDEX (FPM)..........    906         837
FORECASTED K-INDEX.........VALID 18Z....     -5         -16
FORECASTED K-INDEX.........VALID 00Z....      0          -4
FORECASTED LIFTED INDEX....VALID 18Z....      8           8
FORECASTED LIFTED INDEX....VALID 00Z....      5           6

AFTERNOON WINDS ALOFT FORECAST
MSL (FT) WIND/TEMP
9000  2906/+18
10000 2806/+15
12000 2805/+09
14000 2508/+04
16000 2412/+00
18000 2425/-05
24000 2430/-18
30000 2334/-35
34000 2341/-44
39000 2349/-53

SLIDE MOUNTAIN DATA:
     DATE       TIME     TEMP  DEWPT   RH         WIND (MPH)
                        (F)   (F)           | DIR  SPEED GUST
2017-07-21    04:50      56     8      6    | 141    2    6
2017-07-21    04:30      56     5      5    | 140    2    6
2017-07-21    04:20      55     9      7    | 139    3    7
2017-07-21    04:00      55    13      9    | 139    3    6

RENO TAF FORECAST:
KRNO 211120Z 2112/2212 VRB03KT P6SM SKC
     FM212200 30012G20KT P6SM SKC
     FM220500 VRB03KT P6SM SKC

CARSON CITY TAF FORECAST:
KCXP 211120Z 2112/2212 VRB03KT P6SM SKC
     FM212100 28010G18KT P6SM SKC
     FM220400 VRB03KT P6SM SKC

OUTLOOK FOR THE RENO-CARSON CITY-MINDEN AREA:
.SATURDAY...SUNNY. HIGHS 97 TO 102. LIGHT WINDS.

SUNRISE AND SUNSET
JULY 21 2017..........SUNRISE   549 AM PDT   SUNSET   821 PM PDT
JULY 22 2017..........SUNRISE   550 AM PDT   SUNSET   820 PM PDT


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