Soaring Guidance
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SOARING FORECAST
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE - RENO NV
700 AM PST TUE JAN 23 2018

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).....     53          54
FORECASTED TRIGGER TEMPERATURE (DEG F)..     52          44
   EXCEEDED YESTERDAY BY 955 AM PST
FORECASTED MAXIMUM ALTITUDE (FT MSL)....   9400        9900
FORECASTED SOARING INDEX (FPM)..........    342         327
FORECASTED K-INDEX.........VALID 18Z....     -1          21
FORECASTED K-INDEX.........VALID 00Z....      7          14
FORECASTED LIFTED INDEX....VALID 18Z....      9           3
FORECASTED LIFTED INDEX....VALID 00Z....      7           4

AFTERNOON WINDS ALOFT FORECAST
MSL (FT) WIND/TEMP
9000  2422/+01
10000 2423/-01
12000 2424/-05
14000 2426/-09
16000 2528/-13
18000 2635/-18
24000 2740/-32
30000 2754/-48
34000 2860/-57
39000 2852/-61

SLIDE MOUNTAIN DATA:
     DATE       TIME     TEMP  DEWPT   RH         WIND (MPH)
                        (F)   (F)           | DIR  SPEED GUST
2018-01-23    05:20      25     7     31    | 267   14   21
2018-01-23    05:00      25     7     31    | 266   14   17
2018-01-23    04:50      23     8     38    | 256   15   17
2018-01-23    04:30      23     8     39    | 249   14   17

SIERRA CREST 8700 FT DATA:
   DATE     TIME  TEMP  RH         WIND
                            DIR   SPEED   GUST
2018-01-23 0545   27   24   145     17     21
2018-01-23 0530   28   25   132     19     23
2018-01-23 0515   26   27   137     19     23
2018-01-23 0500   27   27   113     19     26

RENO TAF FORECAST:
KRNO 231120Z 2312/2412 VRB03KT P6SM SCT200
     FM240000 16007KT P6SM BKN200

CARSON CITY TAF FORECAST:
KCXP 231120Z 2312/2412 VRB03KT P6SM FEW200
     FM232100 10008KT P6SM SCT200
     FM240200 VRB03KT P6SM BKN200

OUTLOOK FOR THE RENO-CARSON CITY-MINDEN AREA:
.WEDNESDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. SLIGHT CHANCE OF RAIN AND SNOW IN THE
AFTERNOON. HIGHS 54 TO 59. SOUTH WINDS 10 TO 15 MPH WITH GUSTS UP
TO 35 MPH INCREASING TO 20 TO 30 MPH WITH GUSTS UP TO 60 MPH IN
THE AFTERNOON.

SUNRISE AND SUNSET
JANUARY 23 2018.......SUNRISE   714 AM PST   SUNSET   509 PM PST
JANUARY 24 2018.......SUNRISE   713 AM PST   SUNSET   510 PM PST



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