810  
UXUS97 KREV 181439  
SRGREV  
 
SOARING FORECAST  
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE - RENO NV  
700 AM PST SUN FEB 18 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)..... 48 67  
FORECASTED TRIGGER TEMPERATURE (DEG F).. 47 56  
EXCEEDED YESTERDAY BY 1255 PM PST  
FORECASTED MAXIMUM ALTITUDE (FT MSL).... 9900 9700  
FORECASTED SOARING INDEX (FPM).......... 417 321  
FORECASTED K-INDEX.........VALID 18Z.... 3 3  
FORECASTED K-INDEX.........VALID 00Z.... 25 12  
FORECASTED LIFTED INDEX....VALID 18Z.... 4 6  
FORECASTED LIFTED INDEX....VALID 00Z.... 4 6  
 
AFTERNOON WINDS ALOFT FORECAST  
MSL (FT) WIND/TEMP  
9000 2736/-11  
10000 2737/-13  
12000 2838/-19  
14000 2744/-21  
16000 2752/-23  
18000 2776/-25  
24000 2699/-35  
30000 7705/-46  
34000 7605/-50  
39000 7706/-54  
 
SLIDE MOUNTAIN DATA:  
DATE TIME TEMP DEWPT RH WIND (MPH)  
(F) (F) | DIR SPEED GUST  
2018-02-18 05:20 21 21 97 | 234 70 89  
2018-02-18 05:00 21 21 97 | 234 67 91  
2018-02-18 04:50 21 20 96 | 237 60 82  
2018-02-18 04:30 21 21 97 | 234 62 94  
 
SIERRA CREST 8700 FT DATA:  
DATE TIME TEMP RH WIND  
DIR SPEED GUST  
2018-02-18 0600 22 97 244 61 92  
2018-02-18 0545 23 97 242 62 90  
2018-02-18 0530 23 97 249 59 87  
2018-02-18 0515 23 97 235 63 88  
 
RENO TAF FORECAST:  
KRNO 181121Z 1812/1912 20012KT P6SM SCT200 WS010/25045KT  
FM181500 22028G42KT P6SM SCT100 WS010/26050KT  
FM182300 29020G30KT 2SM -SHSN BKN020 OVC030  
FM190200 32012G25KT P6SM VCSH BKN030  
 
CARSON CITY TAF FORECAST:  
KCXP 181121Z 1812/1912 22015G30KT P6SM SCT090 WS015/26045KT  
FM181500 22028G42KT P6SM SCT100 WS010/26050KT  
FM190000 29014G24KT 2SM -SHSN BKN020 OVC030  
FM190300 32012G20KT P6SM VCSH BKN030  
 
OUTLOOK FOR THE RENO-CARSON CITY-MINDEN AREA:   
WASHINGTONS BIRTHDAY
 
MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH A CHANCE OF SNOW  
SHOWERS. HIGHS 29 TO 34. NORTHWEST WINDS 10 TO 15 MPH. GUSTS UP  
TO 30 MPH IN THE AFTERNOON.  
 
SUNRISE AND SUNSET  
FEBRUARY 18 2018......SUNRISE 647 AM PST SUNSET 539 PM PST  
FEBRUARY 19 2018......SUNRISE 646 AM PST SUNSET 540 PM PST  
 
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