weather.gov     
National Weather Service

Soaring Guidance
NWS Homepage
This page is being discontinued on March 12, 2014.
The same data is available at this site. Please update your bookmarks.
Thank you, and we apologize for the inconvenience.
Please send an email to SR-SRH.Webmaster@noaa.gov with any concerns.


Current Version
Previous Version:    01  02  03  04  05  06  
[Printable]
896
UXUS97 KREV 231349
SRGREV

SOARING FORECAST
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE - RENO NV
700 AM PDT WED APR 23 2014

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.

*******************************************************************
LOCAL INDICES FOR RENO:                   TODAY     YESTERDAY
MAXIMUM TEMPERATURE AT RENO...(DEG F)...     65          56
TRIGGER TEMPERATURE...........(DEG F)...     41          48
   EXCEEDED YESTERDAY BY 16Z
MAXIMUM ALTITUDE..............(FT MSL)..  16200       10900
SOARING INDEX.................(FPM).....    846         477
FORECASTED K-INDEX.........VALID 18Z....      9          21
FORECASTED K-INDEX.........VALID 00Z....     15          19
FORECASTED LIFTED INDEX....VALID 18Z....     10           2
FORECASTED LIFTED INDEX....VALID 00Z....      5           4

AFTERNOON WINDS ALOFT FORECAST
MSL (FT) WIND/TEMP
9000  2709/+02
10000 2610/-01
12000 2612/-07
14000 2715/-10
16000 2819/-13
18000 2929/-16
24000 2944/-28
30000 3062/-44
34000 2970/-53
39000 2977/-62

SLIDE MOUNTAIN DATA:
 SLD HR 1250 M 16/13/3005/M  /SLIDE MTN UNOFFICIAL OBSERVATION

RENO TAF FORECAST:
KRNO 231134Z 2312/2412 VRB05KT P6SM SCT200
     FM232100 30010KT P6SM SCT140 BKN200
     FM240600 VRB03KT P6SM SCT120 BKN180



OUTLOOK FOR THE RENO-CARSON CITY-MINDEN AREA:
.THURSDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. HIGHS 64 TO 69. WEST WINDS UP TO
10 MPH INCREASING TO 10 TO 20 MPH WITH GUSTS UP TO 30 MPH IN THE
AFTERNOON.

SUNRISE AND SUNSET
APRIL 23 2014.........SUNRISE   610 AM PDT   SUNSET   745 PM PDT
APRIL 24 2014.........SUNRISE   609 AM PDT   SUNSET   746 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







U.S. Dept. of Commerce
NOAA National Weather Service
1325 East West Highway
Silver Spring, MD 20910
E-mail: w-nws.webmaster@noaa.gov
Page last modified: May 16, 2007
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE: for Safety, for Work, for Fun - FOR LIFE