Soaring Guidance
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UXUS97 KREV 211350
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SOARING FORECAST
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE - RENO NV
700 AM PDT SAT OCT 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).....     65          60
FORECASTED TRIGGER TEMPERATURE (DEG F)..     49          43
   EXCEEDED YESTERDAY BY 055 AM PDT
FORECASTED MAXIMUM ALTITUDE (FT MSL)....  12600       13200
FORECASTED SOARING INDEX (FPM)..........    528         666
FORECASTED K-INDEX.........VALID 18Z....     17          16
FORECASTED K-INDEX.........VALID 00Z....     26          21
FORECASTED LIFTED INDEX....VALID 18Z....      6           9
FORECASTED LIFTED INDEX....VALID 00Z....      6           8

AFTERNOON WINDS ALOFT FORECAST
MSL (FT) WIND/TEMP
9000  2718/+04
10000 2721/+03
12000 2926/+01
14000 2928/-02
16000 2931/-06
18000 2939/-10
24000 3047/-22
30000 3055/-39
34000 3155/-50
39000 3063/-59

SLIDE MOUNTAIN DATA:
     DATE       TIME     TEMP  DEWPT   RH         WIND (MPH)
                        (F)   (F)           | DIR  SPEED GUST
2017-10-21    05:50      24    24     96    | 332   10   18
2017-10-21    05:30      24    23     96    | 338    8   22
2017-10-21    05:20      23    23     96    | 286    3    9
2017-10-21    05:00      24    23     96    | 316    6   15

SIERRA CREST 8700 FT DATA:
   DATE     TIME  TEMP  RH         WIND
                            DIR   SPEED   GUST
2017-10-21 0600   32   64   351      7     19
2017-10-21 0545   31   57   338      8     13
2017-10-21 0530   28   59   309      5      9
2017-10-21 0515   29   59   322      8     13

RENO TAF FORECAST:
KRNO 211120Z 2112/2212 VRB03KT P6SM SCT200
     FM211900 29006KT P6SM FEW110 BKN200
     FM212100 30007KT P6SM SCT110 BKN200
     FM220300 VRB03KT P6SM FEW110 SCT200

CARSON CITY TAF FORECAST:
KCXP 211120Z 2112/2212 VRB03KT P6SM SCT200
     FM211900 20006KT P6SM FEW100 SCT200
     FM212100 26008KT P6SM SCT100 BKN200
     FM220300 VRB03KT P6SM FEW100 SCT200

OUTLOOK FOR THE RENO-CARSON CITY-MINDEN AREA:
.SUNDAY...SUNNY. HIGHS 70 TO 75. LIGHT WINDS.

SUNRISE AND SUNSET
OCTOBER 21 2017.......SUNRISE   716 AM PDT   SUNSET   611 PM PDT
OCTOBER 22 2017.......SUNRISE   717 AM PDT   SUNSET   610 PM PDT


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