Soaring Guidance
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UXUS97 KREV 251350
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SOARING FORECAST
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE - RENO NV
700 AM PDT WED APR 25 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).....     82          75
FORECASTED TRIGGER TEMPERATURE (DEG F)..     68          61
   EXCEEDED YESTERDAY BY 1055 AM PDT
FORECASTED MAXIMUM ALTITUDE (FT MSL)....  16800       14200
FORECASTED SOARING INDEX (FPM)..........   1074         696
FORECASTED K-INDEX.........VALID 18Z....      1           6
FORECASTED K-INDEX.........VALID 00Z....     20          23
FORECASTED LIFTED INDEX....VALID 18Z....      9           8
FORECASTED LIFTED INDEX....VALID 00Z....      4           2

AFTERNOON WINDS ALOFT FORECAST
MSL (FT) WIND/TEMP
9000  2002/+11
10000 2102/+08
12000 2205/+02
14000 2206/-03
16000 2208/-08
18000 2212/-13
24000 2310/-26
30000 2417/-43
34000 2420/-52
39000 2322/-61

SLIDE MOUNTAIN DATA:
     DATE       TIME     TEMP  DEWPT   RH         WIND (MPH)
                        (F)   (F)           | DIR  SPEED GUST
2018-04-25    05:20      41    24     38    | 210    5    7
2018-04-25    05:00      41    24     37    | 205    5    8
2018-04-25    04:50      41    23     36    | 199    5    6
2018-04-25    04:30      41    24     37    | 198    6    8

SIERRA CREST 8700 FT DATA:
   DATE     TIME  TEMP  RH         WIND
                            DIR   SPEED   GUST
2018-04-25 0600   43   63   166     12     14
2018-04-25 0545   43   60   152     13     16
2018-04-25 0530   43   59   159     12     15
2018-04-25 0515   43   61   153     11     13

RENO TAF FORECAST:
KRNO 251139Z 2512/2612 VRB05KT P6SM BKN250
     FM260100 34010KT P6SM SCT180
     FM260700 VRB03KT P6SM SCT200

CARSON CITY TAF FORECAST:
KCXP 251139Z 2512/2612 VRB05KT P6SM BKN250
     FM252100 11007KT P6SM SCT180
     FM260300 VRB03KT P6SM SCT200

OUTLOOK FOR THE RENO-CARSON CITY-MINDEN AREA:
.THURSDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND
THUNDERSTORMS IN THE AFTERNOON. HIGHS 77 TO 82. LIGHT WINDS
BECOMING EAST UP TO 10 MPH IN THE AFTERNOON.

SUNRISE AND SUNSET
APRIL 25 2018.........SUNRISE   608 AM PDT   SUNSET   747 PM PDT
APRIL 26 2018.........SUNRISE   606 AM PDT   SUNSET   748 PM PDT



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