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 7 8
000
UXUS97 KREV 161338
SRGREV

SOARING FORECAST
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE - RENO NV
700 AM PDT MON OCT 16 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.

*******************************************************************
FORECASTED LOCAL INDICES FOR RENO:        TODAY     YESTERDAY
FORECASTED MAX TEMP AT RENO (DEG F).....     74          69
FORECASTED TRIGGER TEMPERATURE (DEG F)..     75          76
   EXCEEDED YESTERDAY BY
FORECASTED MAXIMUM ALTITUDE (FT MSL)....   7700        7400
FORECASTED SOARING INDEX (FPM)..........    201         252
FORECASTED K-INDEX.........VALID 18Z....    -27         -22
FORECASTED K-INDEX.........VALID 00Z....     -8          -5
FORECASTED LIFTED INDEX....VALID 18Z....      7           6
FORECASTED LIFTED INDEX....VALID 00Z....      7           6

AFTERNOON WINDS ALOFT FORECAST
MSL (FT) WIND/TEMP
9000  2507/+11
10000 2308/+09
12000 2210/+05
14000 2211/+00
16000 2212/-04
18000 2315/-09
24000 2623/-22
30000 2632/-38
34000 2638/-49
39000 2542/-58

SLIDE MOUNTAIN DATA:
     DATE       TIME     TEMP  DEWPT   RH         WIND (MPH)
                        (F)   (F)           | DIR  SPEED GUST
2017-10-16    05:30      48     6      8    | 244   12   18
2017-10-16    05:20      47     6      8    | 247    9   15
2017-10-16    05:00      47     5      8    | 247   10   15
2017-10-16    04:50      47     0      5    | 239   12   18

SIERRA CREST 8700 FT DATA:
   DATE     TIME  TEMP  RH         WIND
                            DIR   SPEED   GUST
2017-10-16 0600   50    8   136     17     21
2017-10-16 0545   50    8   219     15     20
2017-10-16 0530   50    7   208     17     19
2017-10-16 0515   51    7   205     18     22

RENO TAF FORECAST:
KRNO 161120Z 1612/1712 VRB03KT P6SM SKC

CARSON CITY TAF FORECAST:
KCXP 161120Z 1612/1712 VRB03KT P6SM SKC
     FM162000 08007KT P6SM SKC
     FM170100 VRB03KT P6SM SKC

OUTLOOK FOR THE RENO-CARSON CITY-MINDEN AREA:
.TUESDAY...SUNNY. HIGHS 73 TO 78. SOUTHWEST WINDS AROUND 10 MPH.

SUNRISE AND SUNSET
OCTOBER 16 2017.......SUNRISE   710 AM PDT   SUNSET   618 PM PDT
OCTOBER 17 2017.......SUNRISE   712 AM PDT   SUNSET   617 PM PDT



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