365  
UXUS97 KREV 211452  
SRGREV  
 
SOARING FORECAST  
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE - RENO NV  
700 AM PST WED FEB 21 2024  
 
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)..... 51 56  
FORECASTED TRIGGER TEMPERATURE (DEG F).. 42 49  
EXCEEDED YESTERDAY BY 1155 AM PST  
FORECASTED MAXIMUM ALTITUDE (FT MSL).... 14300 10600  
FORECASTED SOARING INDEX (FPM).......... 819 468  
FORECASTED K-INDEX.........VALID 18Z.... 25 24  
FORECASTED K-INDEX.........VALID 00Z.... 26 27  
FORECASTED LIFTED INDEX....VALID 18Z.... 2 1  
FORECASTED LIFTED INDEX....VALID 00Z.... 2 1  
 
AFTERNOON WINDS ALOFT FORECAST  
MSL (FT) WIND/TEMP  
9000 2609/-06  
10000 2610/-08  
12000 2613/-12  
14000 2514/-16  
16000 2516/-21  
18000 2520/-26  
24000 2842/-34  
30000 2757/-48  
34000 2667/-55  
39000 2656/-52  
 
SLIDE MOUNTAIN DATA:  
DATE TIME TEMP DEWPT RH WIND (MPH)  
(F) (F) | DIR SPEED GUST  
2024-02-21 06:20 19 18 97 | 266 5 8  
2024-02-21 06:00 19 18 96 | 266 5 7  
2024-02-21 05:50 19 18 96 | 250 6 8  
2024-02-21 05:30 19 18 96 | 265 6 8  
 
SIERRA CREST 8700 FT DATA:  
DATE TIME TEMP RH WIND  
DIR SPEED GUST  
2024-02-21 0615 21 98 168 31 49  
2024-02-21 0600 21 98 172 32 42  
2024-02-21 0545 21 98 170 27 47  
2024-02-21 0530 21 98 156 26 36  
 
RENO TAF FORECAST:  
KRNO 211130Z 2112/2212 VRB03KT P6SM VCSH BKN010 OVC060  
FM211500 VRB04KT P6SM BKN060  
FM211800 28007KT P6SM SCT060 SCT100  
FM220300 VRB04KT P6SM SCT040  
 
CARSON CITY TAF FORECAST:  
KCXP 211350Z 2114/2212 VRB03KT P6SM BKN050 OVC070  
FM211900 27007KT P6SM SCT050 SCT100  
FM220200 VRB05KT P6SM SCT040  
 
MINDEN TAF FORECAST:  
KMEV 211130Z 2112/2212 VRB04KT 6SM BR VCSH SCT060  
FM211400 VRB05KT P6SM SCT060  
FM211900 27009KT P6SM FEW060 SCT100  
FM220300 10005KT P6SM SCT040  
 
OUTLOOK FOR THE RENO-CARSON CITY-MINDEN AREA:   
THURSDAY
 
SUNNY. HIGHS 48 TO 53. LIGHT WINDS BECOMING SOUTHEAST  
AROUND 10 MPH IN THE AFTERNOON.  
 
SUNRISE AND SUNSET  
FEBRUARY 21 2024......SUNRISE 644 AM PST SUNSET 542 PM PST  
FEBRUARY 22 2024......SUNRISE 642 AM PST SUNSET 543 PM PST  
 
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