Soaring Guidance
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UXUS97 KREV 011346
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SOARING FORECAST
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE - RENO NV
700 AM PDT FRI AUG 1 2014

THIS SOARING FORECAST IS FOR THE EASTERN SIERRA AND WESTERN NEVADA
WITH SPECIFIC INDICES FOR THE GREATER RENO AREA.

THIS FORECAST IS NOT UPDATED.

FOR CURRENT FLIGHT CONDITIONS...FORECASTS...AND ADVISORIES...ACCESS
YOUR LOCAL BRIEFING OUTLET OR FLIGHT SERVICE STATION.

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LOCAL INDICES FOR RENO:                   TODAY     YESTERDAY
MAXIMUM TEMPERATURE AT RENO...(DEG F)...     95          92
TRIGGER TEMPERATURE...........(DEG F)...     80          80
   EXCEEDED YESTERDAY BY 18Z
MAXIMUM ALTITUDE..............(FT MSL)..  18000       17700
SOARING INDEX.................(FPM).....    996        1221
FORECASTED K-INDEX.........VALID 18Z....     23          31
FORECASTED K-INDEX.........VALID 00Z....     24          29
FORECASTED LIFTED INDEX....VALID 18Z....      3           0
FORECASTED LIFTED INDEX....VALID 00Z....      1           0

AFTERNOON WINDS ALOFT FORECAST
MSL (FT) WIND/TEMP
9000  2505/+18
10000 9903/+15
12000 9900/+09
14000 9902/+03
16000 9905/-03
18000 2113/-09
24000 2217/-21
30000 2327/-37
34000 2136/-47
39000 2243/-57

SLIDE MOUNTAIN DATA:
 SLD HR 1240 M 55/37/0711/M  /SLIDE MTN UNOFFICIAL OBSERVATION

RENO TAF FORECAST:
KRNO 011120Z 0112/0212 VRB03KT P6SM SCT120
     FM012200 27010KT P6SM VCTS SCT100CB BKN150
     FM020000 28010G20KT P6SM SCT140
     FM020500 VRB03KT P6SM SKC



OUTLOOK FOR THE RENO-CARSON CITY-MINDEN AREA:
.SATURDAY...SUNNY IN THE MORNING THEN BECOMING PARTLY CLOUDY.
HIGHS 92 TO 97. LIGHT WINDS BECOMING WEST AROUND 10 MPH IN THE
AFTERNOON.

SUNRISE AND SUNSET
AUGUST  1 2014........SUNRISE   559 AM PDT   SUNSET   812 PM PDT
AUGUST  2 2014........SUNRISE   600 AM PDT   SUNSET   810 PM PDT



THIS PRODUCT IS ROUTINELY PREPARED BY 700 AM AND IS
DISTRIBUTED TO THE RENO FLIGHT SERVICE STATION AS WELL AS THE
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE WORLD WIDE WEB HOMEPAGE AT:
       HTTP://WWW.WEATHER.GOV/RENO





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