Soaring Guidance
Issued by NWS Reno, NV

Home | Current Version | Previous Version | Text Only | Print | Product List | Glossary On
Versions: 1 2 3 4 5 6
000
UXUS97 KREV 271350
SRGREV

SOARING FORECAST
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE - RENO NV
700 AM PDT WED APR 27 2016

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.

*******************************************************************
FORECASTED LOCAL INDICES FOR RENO:        TODAY     YESTERDAY
FORECASTED MAX TEMP AT RENO (DEG F).....     59          63
FORECASTED TRIGGER TEMPERATURE (DEG F)..     46          45
   EXCEEDED YESTERDAY BY 955 AM PDT
FORECASTED MAXIMUM ALTITUDE (FT MSL)....  13500       12900
FORECASTED SOARING INDEX (FPM)..........    645         507
FORECASTED K-INDEX.........VALID 18Z....     23           2
FORECASTED K-INDEX.........VALID 00Z....     29           1
FORECASTED LIFTED INDEX....VALID 18Z....      4          15
FORECASTED LIFTED INDEX....VALID 00Z....      1          13

AFTERNOON WINDS ALOFT FORECAST
MSL (FT) WIND/TEMP
9000  3113/-02
10000 3213/-04
12000 3512/-09
14000 3111/-13
16000 3010/-18
18000 3007/-23
24000 2110/-35
30000 1922/-50
34000 2709/-51
39000 2918/-50

SLIDE MOUNTAIN DATA:
     DATE       TIME     TEMP  DEWPT   RH         WIND (MPH)
                        (F)   (F)           | DIR  SPEED GUST
2016-04-27    05:50      23    21     96    | 319    1    8
2016-04-27    05:30      23    22     97    | 309    2    7
2016-04-27    05:20      23    22     97    | 319    4    9
2016-04-27    05:00      23    21     96    | 356    5    9

RENO TAF FORECAST:
KRNO 271140Z 2712/2812 VRB04KT P6SM VCSH BKN040 BKN080
     FM272100 34009KT P6SM -SHRA VCTS BKN040CB OVC080
     FM280100 31012G22KT P6SM VCSH BKN035 OVC050
     FM280900 33010KT P6SM BKN100

CARSON CITY TAF FORECAST:
KCXP 271140Z 2712/2812 VRB04KT P6SM VCSH BKN040 OVC060
     FM272100 30005KT P6SM -SHRA VCTS BKN040CB OVC070
     FM280100 30010KT P6SM -SHRA BKN030 OVC045
     FM280600 34013KT P6SM BKN100

OUTLOOK FOR THE RENO-CARSON CITY-MINDEN AREA:
.THURSDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH A CHANCE OF SHOWERS. HIGHS 59 TO
64. NORTH WINDS 10 TO 15 MPH.

SUNRISE AND SUNSET
APRIL 27 2016.........SUNRISE   604 AM PDT   SUNSET   749 PM PDT
APRIL 28 2016.........SUNRISE   603 AM PDT   SUNSET   750 PM PDT



USA.gov is the U.S. government's official web portal to all federal, state and local government web resources and services.