Soaring Guidance
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SOARING FORECAST
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE - RENO NV
700 AM PST SUN DEC 17 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).....     42          42
FORECASTED TRIGGER TEMPERATURE (DEG F)..     45          41
   EXCEEDED YESTERDAY BY
FORECASTED MAXIMUM ALTITUDE (FT MSL)....   8400        6300
FORECASTED SOARING INDEX (FPM)..........    192          99
FORECASTED K-INDEX.........VALID 18Z....    -10          -9
FORECASTED K-INDEX.........VALID 00Z....     -2         -11
FORECASTED LIFTED INDEX....VALID 18Z....      5          14
FORECASTED LIFTED INDEX....VALID 00Z....      4          12

AFTERNOON WINDS ALOFT FORECAST
MSL (FT) WIND/TEMP
9000  0714/+01
10000 0315/+00
12000 0217/-02
14000 -2019/-06
16000 -3821/-11
18000 3426/-16
24000 3534/-27
30000 3661/-43
34000 3676/-53
39000 3665/-57

SLIDE MOUNTAIN DATA:
     DATE       TIME     TEMP  DEWPT   RH         WIND (MPH)
                        (F)   (F)           | DIR  SPEED GUST
2017-12-17    05:00      18    -3     21    | 046   30   44
2017-12-17    04:50      17    -4     21    | 039   24   38
2017-12-17    04:30      18    -5     20    | 040   25   38
2017-12-17    04:20      15    -2     29    | 040   24   37

SIERRA CREST 8700 FT DATA:
   DATE     TIME  TEMP  RH         WIND
                            DIR   SPEED   GUST
2017-12-17 0600   12   95   070     45     56
2017-12-17 0530   12   95   075     47     55
2017-12-17 0515   12   95   073     48     57
2017-12-17 0500   12   92   074     46     53

RENO TAF FORECAST:
KRNO 171120Z 1712/1812 VRB04KT P6SM FEW200
     FM171900 08007KT P6SM FEW200
     FM180200 VRB03KT P6SM FEW200

CARSON CITY TAF FORECAST:
KCXP 171120Z 1712/1812 VRB03KT P6SM FEW200
     FM171800 08012G20KT P6SM FEW200
     FM180200 VRB03KT P6SM FEW200

OUTLOOK FOR THE RENO-CARSON CITY-MINDEN AREA:
.MONDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. HIGHS 43 TO 48. LIGHT WINDS.

SUNRISE AND SUNSET
DECEMBER 17 2017......SUNRISE   714 AM PST   SUNSET   437 PM PST
DECEMBER 18 2017......SUNRISE   714 AM PST   SUNSET   437 PM PST



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