Soaring Guidance
Issued by NWS Reno, NV

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UXUS97 KREV 201443
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SOARING FORECAST
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE - RENO NV
700 AM PST MON NOV 20 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).....     60          50
FORECASTED TRIGGER TEMPERATURE (DEG F)..     63          62
   NOT EXCEEDED YESTERDAY
FORECASTED MAXIMUM ALTITUDE (FT MSL)....   8100        7700
FORECASTED SOARING INDEX (FPM)..........    243         321
FORECASTED K-INDEX.........VALID 18Z....     18         -17
FORECASTED K-INDEX.........VALID 00Z....     21          -9
FORECASTED LIFTED INDEX....VALID 18Z....      4           7
FORECASTED LIFTED INDEX....VALID 00Z....      4           7

AFTERNOON WINDS ALOFT FORECAST
MSL (FT) WIND/TEMP
9000  2728/+05
10000 2729/+03
12000 2730/+00
14000 2733/-03
16000 2737/-07
18000 2848/-11
24000 2761/-19
30000 2782/-36
34000 2893/-48
39000 7803/-58

SLIDE MOUNTAIN DATA:
     DATE       TIME     TEMP  DEWPT   RH         WIND (MPH)
                        (F)   (F)           | DIR  SPEED GUST
2017-11-20    05:50      32    32    100    | 247   49   61
2017-11-20    05:30      30    30    100    | 248   48   64
2017-11-20    05:20      28    28    100    | 242   46   60
2017-11-20    05:00      28    28    100    | 244   46   59

SIERRA CREST 8700 FT DATA:
   DATE     TIME  TEMP  RH         WIND
                            DIR   SPEED   GUST
2017-11-20 0600   30   99   232     31     44
2017-11-20 0545   28  100   220     31     39
2017-11-20 0530   28  100   220     29     35
2017-11-20 0515   27  100   235     30     45

RENO TAF FORECAST:
KRNO 201134Z 2012/2112 VRB03KT P6SM BKN110 OVC200
     FM202300 20006KT P6SM BKN100 OVC150
     FM210200 VRB04KT P6SM VCSH BKN050 OVC100
     FM210600 VRB03KT P6SM SCT080 BKN150

CARSON CITY TAF FORECAST:
KCXP 201134Z 2012/2112 25005KT P6SM BKN050 OVC120
     FM202200 15007KT P6SM BKN060 OVC100
     FM210400 VRB04KT P6SM SCT060 BKN140

OUTLOOK FOR THE RENO-CARSON CITY-MINDEN AREA:
.TUESDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. HIGHS 62 TO 67. LIGHT WINDS.

SUNRISE AND SUNSET
NOVEMBER 20 2017......SUNRISE   649 AM PST   SUNSET   440 PM PST
NOVEMBER 21 2017......SUNRISE   650 AM PST   SUNSET   440 PM PST



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