Soaring Guidance
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SOARING FORECAST
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE - RENO NV
700 AM PDT TUE MAY 22 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).....     75          74
FORECASTED TRIGGER TEMPERATURE (DEG F)..     58          59
   EXCEEDED YESTERDAY BY 1055 AM PDT
FORECASTED MAXIMUM ALTITUDE (FT MSL)....  14300       10500
FORECASTED SOARING INDEX (FPM)..........    699         565
FORECASTED K-INDEX.........VALID 18Z....     33          35
FORECASTED K-INDEX.........VALID 00Z....     33          36
FORECASTED LIFTED INDEX....VALID 18Z....      0          -1
FORECASTED LIFTED INDEX....VALID 00Z....     -1          -2

AFTERNOON WINDS ALOFT FORECAST
MSL (FT) WIND/TEMP
9000  9900/+07
10000 9900/+04
12000 9900/+00
14000 9902/-04
16000 9904/-08
18000 3510/-13
24000 3609/-25
30000 0106/-43
34000 3621/-51
39000 3638/-55

SLIDE MOUNTAIN DATA:
     DATE       TIME     TEMP  DEWPT   RH         WIND (MPH)
                        (F)   (F)           | DIR  SPEED GUST
2018-05-22    05:20      35    35    100    | 010   12   15
2018-05-22    05:00      35    35    100    | 009   10   16
2018-05-22    04:50      35    35    100    | 010   10   15
2018-05-22    04:30      35    35    100    | 012   12   16

SIERRA CREST 8700 FT DATA:
   DATE     TIME  TEMP  RH         WIND
                            DIR   SPEED   GUST
2018-05-22 0600   37   99   064     18     24
2018-05-22 0500   37   99   056     15     21
2018-05-22 0400   37   99   109     17     20
2018-05-22 0300   37   99   109     15     17

RENO TAF FORECAST:
KRNO 221123Z 2212/2312 VRB03KT P6SM FEW004 SCT060 SCT100
     FM221600 14006KT P6SM SCT060 SCT100
     FM221900 16007KT P6SM VCSH SCT060 BKN110
     FM230500 31008KT P6SM SCT100 BKN200
     FM230900 VRB04KT P6SM SCT090 BKN200

CARSON CITY TAF FORECAST:
KCXP 221123Z 2212/2312 VRB03KT P6SM BKN060 BKN100
     FM221400 VRB03KT P6SM SCT060 SCT100
     FM222000 08009KT P6SM VCSH SCT060 BKN110
     FM230500 VRB03KT P6SM SCT090 BKN200

OUTLOOK FOR THE RENO-CARSON CITY-MINDEN AREA:
.WEDNESDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS IN THE
MORNING, THEN CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS IN THE
AFTERNOON. HIGHS 72 TO 77. LIGHT WINDS BECOMING SOUTHWEST AROUND
10 MPH IN THE AFTERNOON.

SUNRISE AND SUNSET
MAY 22 2018...........SUNRISE   539 AM PDT   SUNSET   813 PM PDT
MAY 23 2018...........SUNRISE   539 AM PDT   SUNSET   814 PM PDT



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