Soaring Guidance
Issued by NWS Reno, NV

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UXUS97 KREV 201413
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SOARING FORECAST
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE - RENO NV
700 AM PDT MON APR 20 2015

THIS SOARING FORECAST IS FOR THE EASTERN SIERRA AND WESTERN NEVADA
WITH SPECIFIC INDICES FOR THE GREATER RENO AREA.

THIS FORECAST IS NOT UPDATED.

FOR CURRENT FLIGHT CONDITIONS...FORECASTS...AND ADVISORIES...ACCESS
YOUR LOCAL BRIEFING OUTLET OR FLIGHT SERVICE STATION.

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LOCAL INDICES FOR RENO:                   TODAY     YESTERDAY
MAXIMUM TEMPERATURE AT RENO...(DEG F)...     79
TRIGGER TEMPERATURE...........(DEG F)...     66          61
   EXCEEDED YESTERDAY BY 18Z
MAXIMUM ALTITUDE..............(FT MSL)..  17600       17600
SOARING INDEX.................(FPM).....   1158        1128
FORECASTED K-INDEX.........VALID 18Z....      1           0
FORECASTED K-INDEX.........VALID 00Z....      0           0
FORECASTED LIFTED INDEX....VALID 18Z....      4           5
FORECASTED LIFTED INDEX....VALID 00Z....      1           4

AFTERNOON WINDS ALOFT FORECAST
MSL (FT) WIND/TEMP
9000  9900/+09
10000 9900/+06
12000 9900/+00
14000 9900/-05
16000 9900/-11
18000 9900/-17
24000 9900/-30
30000 1111/-46
34000 1014/-56
39000 1011/-64

SLIDE MOUNTAIN DATA:
 SLD HR 1250 M 41/12/0308/M  /SLIDE MTN UNOFFICIAL OBSERVATION

RENO TAF FORECAST:
KRNO 201120Z 2012/2112 VRB04KT P6SM FEW250
     FM202200 32009KT P6SM FEW100 SCT250
     FM210400 VRB04KT P6SM SCT100 SCT250

CARSON CITY TAF FORECAST:
KCXP 201120Z 2012/2112 VRB04KT P6SM FEW250
     FM202200 29009KT P6SM FEW100 SCT250
     FM210300 VRB04KT P6SM SCT100 SCT250

OUTLOOK FOR THE RENO-CARSON CITY-MINDEN AREA:
.TUESDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. SCATTERED SHOWERS AND ISOLATED
THUNDERSTORMS IN THE AFTERNOON. HIGHS 72 TO 77. LIGHT WINDS.

SUNRISE AND SUNSET
APRIL 20 2015.........SUNRISE   615 AM PDT   SUNSET   742 PM PDT
APRIL 21 2015.........SUNRISE   614 AM PDT   SUNSET   743 PM PDT



THIS PRODUCT IS ROUTINELY PREPARED BY 700 AM AND IS
DISTRIBUTED TO THE RENO FLIGHT SERVICE STATION AS WELL AS THE
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE WORLD WIDE WEB HOMEPAGE AT:
       HTTP://WWW.WEATHER.GOV/RENO






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