Soaring Guidance
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UXUS97 KREV 281406
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SOARING FORECAST
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE - RENO NV
700 AM PDT THU MAY 28 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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FORECASTED LOCAL INDICES FOR RENO:        TODAY     YESTERDAY
FORECASTED MAX TEMP AT RENO (DEG F).....     85          79
FORECASTED TRIGGER TEMPERATURE (DEG F)..     67          64
   EXCEEDED YESTERDAY BY 955 AM PDT
FORECASTED MAXIMUM ALTITUDE (FT MSL)....  16800       17100
FORECASTED SOARING INDEX (FPM)..........    984        1053
FORECASTED K-INDEX.........VALID 18Z....     23          22
FORECASTED K-INDEX.........VALID 00Z....     18          25
FORECASTED LIFTED INDEX....VALID 18Z....      2           4
FORECASTED LIFTED INDEX....VALID 00Z....      0           1

AFTERNOON WINDS ALOFT FORECAST
MSL (FT) WIND/TEMP
9000  9900/+12
10000 9900/+09
12000 9900/+03
14000 9903/-02
16000 9906/-07
18000 3015/-12
24000 2931/-23
30000 2929/-39
34000 3035/-50
39000 2940/-60

SLIDE MOUNTAIN DATA:
     DATE       TIME     TEMP  DEWPT   RH         WIND (MPH)
                        (F)   (F)           | DIR  SPEED GUST
2015-05-28    06:00      43    30     66    | 039   12   14
2015-05-28    05:50      42    31     69    | 031   12   15
2015-05-28    05:30      42    31     70    | 026   10   12
2015-05-28    05:20      42    32     72    | 023    9   10

RENO TAF FORECAST:
KRNO 281120Z 2812/2912 VRB04KT P6SM SKC
     FM282300 29010KT P6SM SCT110
     FM290400 VRB04KT P6SM SCT200

CARSON CITY TAF FORECAST:
KCXP 281120Z 2812/2912 33004KT P6SM SKC
     FM281900 07008KT P6SM FEW100
     FM282300 27008KT P6SM SCT100
     FM290400 VRB03KT P6SM SCT200

OUTLOOK FOR THE RENO-CARSON CITY-MINDEN AREA:
.FRIDAY...SUNNY IN THE MORNING THEN BECOMING PARTLY CLOUDY. HIGHS
83 TO 88. LIGHT WINDS BECOMING SOUTHEAST UP TO 10 MPH IN THE
AFTERNOON.

SUNRISE AND SUNSET
MAY 28 2015...........SUNRISE   536 AM PDT   SUNSET   817 PM PDT
MAY 29 2015...........SUNRISE   535 AM PDT   SUNSET   818 PM PDT


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