Soaring Guidance
Issued by NWS Reno, NV

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SOARING FORECAST
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE - RENO NV
700 AM PDT FRI APR 24 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)...     60
TRIGGER TEMPERATURE...........(DEG F)...     52          55
   EXCEEDED YESTERDAY BY 17Z
MAXIMUM ALTITUDE..............(FT MSL)..  12900       14400
SOARING INDEX.................(FPM).....    627         762
FORECASTED K-INDEX.........VALID 18Z....     25          22
FORECASTED K-INDEX.........VALID 00Z....     29          32
FORECASTED LIFTED INDEX....VALID 18Z....      5           3
FORECASTED LIFTED INDEX....VALID 00Z....      3          -1

AFTERNOON WINDS ALOFT FORECAST
MSL (FT) WIND/TEMP
9000  2628/-02
10000 2631/-03
12000 2837/-07
14000 2837/-11
16000 2837/-15
18000 2838/-20
24000 2946/-33
30000 2957/-51
34000 2849/-55
39000 2746/-55

SLIDE MOUNTAIN DATA:
 SLD HR 1220 M 27/26/2526/M  /SLIDE MTN UNOFFICIAL OBSERVATION

RENO TAF FORECAST:
KRNO 241120Z 2412/2512 VRB04KT P6SM VCSH SCT040 BKN060
     FM241400 27015G25KT P6SM SCT070 BKN120
     FM250000 27010G18KT P6SM SCT070 OVC200
     FM250900 27010KT P6SM SHRA SCT040 BKN100

CARSON CITY TAF FORECAST:
KCXP 241120Z 2412/2512 20006KT P6SM VCSH BKN060
     FM241600 25015G25KT P6SM SCT060 SCT090
     FM250000 27010G18KT P6SM SCT070 OVC200
     FM251000 27010KT P6SM SHRA SCT040 BKN100

OUTLOOK FOR THE RENO-CARSON CITY-MINDEN AREA:
.SATURDAY...RAIN AND SNOW LIKELY. SNOW LEVEL 5500 TO 6000 FEET.
SNOW ACCUMULATION UP TO 3 INCHES ABOVE 6000 FEET. HIGHS 52 TO 57.
WEST WINDS 10 TO 15 MPH INCREASING TO 15 TO 25 MPH IN THE
AFTERNOON. GUSTS UP TO 35 MPH.

SUNRISE AND SUNSET
APRIL 24 2015.........SUNRISE   609 AM PDT   SUNSET   746 PM PDT
APRIL 25 2015.........SUNRISE   608 AM PDT   SUNSET   747 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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