Soaring Guidance
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SOARING FORECAST
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE - RENO NV
700 AM PDT WED MAY 23 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).....     76          75
FORECASTED TRIGGER TEMPERATURE (DEG F)..     64          58
   EXCEEDED YESTERDAY BY 855 AM PDT
FORECASTED MAXIMUM ALTITUDE (FT MSL)....  15500       14300
FORECASTED SOARING INDEX (FPM)..........    915         699
FORECASTED K-INDEX.........VALID 18Z....     36          33
FORECASTED K-INDEX.........VALID 00Z....     34          33
FORECASTED LIFTED INDEX....VALID 18Z....     -2           0
FORECASTED LIFTED INDEX....VALID 00Z....     -3          -1

AFTERNOON WINDS ALOFT FORECAST
MSL (FT) WIND/TEMP
9000  2907/+07
10000 9905/+05
12000 9900/+01
14000 9902/-03
16000 9905/-07
18000 1914/-12
24000 2311/-24
30000 2717/-40
34000 2724/-48
39000 2829/-56

SLIDE MOUNTAIN DATA:
     DATE       TIME     TEMP  DEWPT   RH         WIND (MPH)
                        (F)   (F)           | DIR  SPEED GUST
2018-05-23    05:20      39    38     96    | 299    3    5
2018-05-23    05:00      38    38     99    | 297    3    6
2018-05-23    04:50      38    38     99    | 296    8   10
2018-05-23    04:30      38    38     99    | 284    8   10

SIERRA CREST 8700 FT DATA:
   DATE     TIME  TEMP  RH         WIND
                            DIR   SPEED   GUST
2018-05-23 0600   40   99   241      4     12
2018-05-23 0500   40   99   241      9     12
2018-05-23 0400   40   99   244      8     16
2018-05-23 0300   40   99   227     14     17

RENO TAF FORECAST:
KRNO 231120Z 2312/2412 VRB04KT P6SM FEW080 SCT150
     FM232100 27011KT P6SM VCSH SCT060 BKN120
      TEMPO 2322/2324 22020G35KT -SHRA BKN060
     FM240100 28011G18KT P6SM SCT050 SCT140
     FM240600 VRB03KT P6SM SCT100

CARSON CITY TAF FORECAST:
KCXP 231120Z 2312/2412 VRB03KT P6SM SCT080 SCT150
     FM232000 25009KT P6SM VCSH SCT050 BKN100
      TEMPO 2322/2324 -SHRA BKN050
     FM240100 30006KT P6SM SCT050 SCT100

OUTLOOK FOR THE RENO-CARSON CITY-MINDEN AREA:
.THURSDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY WITH A SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS IN THE
MORNING, THEN MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND
THUNDERSTORMS IN THE AFTERNOON. HIGHS 73 TO 78. LIGHT WINDS
BECOMING SOUTHEAST AROUND 10 MPH IN THE AFTERNOON.

SUNRISE AND SUNSET
MAY 23 2018...........SUNRISE   539 AM PDT   SUNSET   814 PM PDT
MAY 24 2018...........SUNRISE   538 AM PDT   SUNSET   814 PM PDT



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