Soaring Guidance
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SOARING FORECAST
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE - RENO NV
700 AM PST MON DEC 18 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).....     47          43
FORECASTED TRIGGER TEMPERATURE (DEG F)..     65          45
   EXCEEDED YESTERDAY BY
FORECASTED MAXIMUM ALTITUDE (FT MSL)....   6100        8400
FORECASTED SOARING INDEX (FPM)..........    273         192
FORECASTED K-INDEX.........VALID 18Z....      2         -10
FORECASTED K-INDEX.........VALID 00Z....      6          -2
FORECASTED LIFTED INDEX....VALID 18Z....      1           5
FORECASTED LIFTED INDEX....VALID 00Z....      0           4

AFTERNOON WINDS ALOFT FORECAST
MSL (FT) WIND/TEMP
9000  2705/+04
10000 2708/+02
12000 2913/-02
14000 2916/-06
16000 2920/-11
18000 3030/-16
24000 3133/-28
30000 3029/-43
34000 3030/-51
39000 3129/-53

SLIDE MOUNTAIN DATA:
     DATE       TIME     TEMP  DEWPT   RH         WIND (MPH)
                        (F)   (F)           | DIR  SPEED GUST
2017-12-18    05:00      38    17     28    | 334   12   16
2017-12-18    04:50      38    15     26    | 333   10   18
2017-12-18    04:30      38    14     24    | 330   10   18
2017-12-18    04:00      38    15     25    | 330    8   12

SIERRA CREST 8700 FT DATA:
   DATE     TIME  TEMP  RH         WIND
                            DIR   SPEED   GUST
2017-12-18 0545   43   24   033      3      5
2017-12-18 0515   43   25   037      6      7
2017-12-18 0500   42   29   030      6     11
2017-12-18 0400   41   43   056      8     13

RENO TAF FORECAST:
KRNO 181120Z 1812/1912 VRB05KT P6SM FEW200

CARSON CITY TAF FORECAST:
KCXP 181120Z 1812/1912 VRB05KT P6SM FEW200

OUTLOOK FOR THE RENO-CARSON CITY-MINDEN AREA:
.TUESDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. HIGHS 51 TO 56. SOUTHWEST WINDS 10 TO
15 MPH. GUSTS UP TO 30 MPH IN THE AFTERNOON.

SUNRISE AND SUNSET
DECEMBER 18 2017......SUNRISE   714 AM PST   SUNSET   437 PM PST
DECEMBER 19 2017......SUNRISE   715 AM PST   SUNSET   438 PM PST



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