323  
UXUS97 KREV 171348  
SRGREV  
 
SOARING FORECAST  
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE - RENO NV  
700 AM PDT WED OCT 17 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)..... 69 66  
FORECASTED TRIGGER TEMPERATURE (DEG F).. 60 58  
EXCEEDED YESTERDAY BY 1255 PM PDT  
FORECASTED MAXIMUM ALTITUDE (FT MSL).... 10400 10800  
FORECASTED SOARING INDEX (FPM).......... 372 414  
FORECASTED K-INDEX.........VALID 18Z.... -1 -2  
FORECASTED K-INDEX.........VALID 00Z.... 5 3  
FORECASTED LIFTED INDEX....VALID 18Z.... 6 7  
FORECASTED LIFTED INDEX....VALID 00Z.... 5 7  
 
AFTERNOON WINDS ALOFT FORECAST  
MSL (FT) WIND/TEMP  
9000 0900/+05  
10000 0902/+03  
12000 0507/+00  
14000 0408/-04  
16000 0410/-09  
18000 0415/-14  
24000 0422/-27  
30000 0125/-42  
34000 0124/-52  
39000 0121/-62  
 
SLIDE MOUNTAIN DATA:  
DATE TIME TEMP DEWPT RH WIND (MPH)  
(F) (F) | DIR SPEED GUST  
2018-10-17 05:20 34 17 36 | 073 13 26  
2018-10-17 05:00 34 17 36 | 075 13 24  
2018-10-17 04:50 33 16 35 | 073 10 23  
2018-10-17 04:30 33 16 35 | 071 14 24  
 
SIERRA CREST 8700 FT DATA:  
DATE TIME TEMP RH WIND  
DIR SPEED GUST  
2018-10-17 0600 35 44 152 0 0  
2018-10-17 0545 36 45 149 0 0  
2018-10-17 0530 37 39 150 0 0  
2018-10-17 0515 36 40 153 0 0  
 
RENO TAF FORECAST:  
KRNO 171120Z 1712/1812 VRB04KT P6SM SKC  
FM172200 07007KT P6SM SKC  
FM180200 VRB04KT P6SM SKC  
 
CARSON CITY TAF FORECAST:  
KCXP 171120Z 1712/1812 VRB05KT P6SM SKC  
FM172000 08009G16KT P6SM SKC  
FM180300 VRB05KT P6SM SKC  
 
OUTLOOK FOR THE RENO-CARSON CITY-MINDEN AREA:   
THURSDAY
 
SUNNY. HIGHS 67 TO 72. LIGHT WINDS BECOMING NORTHEAST  
AROUND 10 MPH IN THE AFTERNOON.  
 
SUNRISE AND SUNSET  
OCTOBER 17 2018.......SUNRISE 711 AM PDT SUNSET 617 PM PDT  
OCTOBER 18 2018.......SUNRISE 712 AM PDT SUNSET 616 PM PDT  
 
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