Soaring Guidance
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SOARING FORECAST
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE - RENO NV
700 AM PST FRI FEB 24 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).....     39          36
FORECASTED TRIGGER TEMPERATURE (DEG F)..     28          30
   EXCEEDED YESTERDAY BY 1055 AM PST
FORECASTED MAXIMUM ALTITUDE (FT MSL)....  15000       16200
FORECASTED SOARING INDEX (FPM)..........    840        1056
FORECASTED K-INDEX.........VALID 18Z....     12          11
FORECASTED K-INDEX.........VALID 00Z....     17          16
FORECASTED LIFTED INDEX....VALID 18Z....      5           7
FORECASTED LIFTED INDEX....VALID 00Z....      4           5

AFTERNOON WINDS ALOFT FORECAST
MSL (FT) WIND/TEMP
9000  2214/-11
10000 2316/-13
12000 2520/-18
14000 2626/-21
16000 2734/-24
18000 2858/-28
24000 2783/-38
30000 2796/-51
34000 2787/-53
39000 2770/-50

SLIDE MOUNTAIN DATA:
     DATE       TIME     TEMP  DEWPT   RH         WIND (MPH)
                        (F)   (F)           | DIR  SPEED GUST
2017-02-24    05:50       1     0     86    | 339    0    0
2017-02-24    05:30       1     0     86    | 339    0    0
2017-02-24    05:20       1     0     86    | 339    0    0
2017-02-24    05:00       1     0     86    | 339    0    0

RENO TAF FORECAST:
KRNO 241127Z 2412/2512 VRB03KT P6SM SCT200
     FM242100 24008KT P6SM SCT070 BKN200
     FM250200 VRB03KT P6SM SCT060 BKN100

CARSON CITY TAF FORECAST:
KCXP 241239Z 2413/2512 VRB03KT P6SM BKN010
     FM241700 VRB05KT P6SM SCT200
     FM242100 25006KT P6SM SCT060 OVC200
     FM250200 VRB03KT P6SM SCT060 BKN100

OUTLOOK FOR THE RENO-CARSON CITY-MINDEN AREA:
.SATURDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. SLIGHT CHANCE OF SNOW IN THE MORNING,
THEN CHANCE OF SNOW IN THE AFTERNOON. HIGHS 33 TO 38. SOUTH WINDS
AROUND 10 MPH BECOMING NORTHWEST UP TO 10 MPH IN THE AFTERNOON.

SUNRISE AND SUNSET
FEBRUARY 24 2017......SUNRISE   639 AM PST   SUNSET   546 PM PST
FEBRUARY 25 2017......SUNRISE   637 AM PST   SUNSET   547 PM PST



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