Soaring Guidance
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UXUS97 KREV 171409
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SOARING FORECAST
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE - RENO NV
700 AM PDT WED APR 17 2019

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).....     70          61
FORECASTED TRIGGER TEMPERATURE (DEG F)..     57          44
EXCEEDED YESTERDAY BY 055 AM PDT
FORECASTED MAXIMUM ALTITUDE (FT MSL)....  11400       14600
FORECASTED SOARING INDEX (FPM)..........    342         798
FORECASTED K-INDEX.........VALID 18Z....      7          25
FORECASTED K-INDEX.........VALID 00Z....     26          17
FORECASTED LIFTED INDEX....VALID 18Z....      6          04
FORECASTED LIFTED INDEX....VALID 00Z....      2          07

AFTERNOON WINDS ALOFT FORECAST
MSL (FT) WIND/TEMP
9000  0105/+05
10000 2210/+03
12000 3419/-01
14000 3419/-05
16000 3419/-09
18000 3518/-14
24000 3331/-26
30000 3241/-41
34000 3245/-51
39000 3148/-61

SLIDE MOUNTAIN DATA:
     DATE       TIME     TEMP  DEWPT   RH         WIND (MPH)
                        (F)   (F)           | DIR  SPEED GUST
2019-04-17    05:20      33    -2     10    | 043   13   14
2019-04-17    05:00      32    -1     11    | 047   13   14
2019-04-17    04:50      32    -1     11    | 058   14   15
2019-04-17    04:20      32    -1     11    | 063   17   18

SIERRA CREST 8700 FT DATA:
   DATE     TIME  TEMP  RH         WIND
                            DIR   SPEED   GUST
2019-04-17 0600   35   16   072     12     15
2019-04-17 0545   34   21   075     13     15
2019-04-17 0530   33   30   072     13     15
2019-04-17 0515   35   18   078     16     18

RENO TAF FORECAST:
KRNO 171120Z 1712/1812 VRB04KT P6SM SKC
     FM171700 03005KT P6SM FEW070

CARSON CITY TAF FORECAST:
KCXP 171120Z 1712/1812 VRB03KT P6SM SKC
     FM171900 06006KT P6SM FEW070
     FM180400 VRB03KT P6SM SKC

OUTLOOK FOR THE RENO-CARSON CITY-MINDEN AREA:
.THURSDAY...SUNNY. HIGHS 72 TO 77. LIGHT WINDS BECOMING EAST
AROUND 10 MPH IN THE AFTERNOON.

SUNRISE AND SUNSET
APRIL 17 2019.........SUNRISE   619 AM PDT   SUNSET   739 PM PDT
APRIL 18 2019.........SUNRISE   618 AM PDT   SUNSET   740 PM PDT



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