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SOARING FORECAST
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE - RENO NV
700 AM PDT TUE AUG 19 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.

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LOCAL INDICES FOR RENO:                   TODAY     YESTERDAY
MAXIMUM TEMPERATURE AT RENO...(DEG F)...     90          93
TRIGGER TEMPERATURE...........(DEG F)...     76          77
   EXCEEDED YESTERDAY BY 18Z
MAXIMUM ALTITUDE..............(FT MSL)..  18000       17300
SOARING INDEX.................(FPM).....   1173        1119
FORECASTED K-INDEX.........VALID 18Z....      4           0
FORECASTED K-INDEX.........VALID 00Z....     14           4
FORECASTED LIFTED INDEX....VALID 18Z....      3           5
FORECASTED LIFTED INDEX....VALID 00Z....      1           3

AFTERNOON WINDS ALOFT FORECAST
MSL (FT) WIND/TEMP
9000  3309/+16
10000 3309/+13
12000 3509/+07
14000 1709/+01
16000 1209/-05
18000 1808/-11
24000 9900/-23
30000 9900/-39
34000 0125/-47
39000 0126/-51

SLIDE MOUNTAIN DATA:
 SLD HR 1900 M 60/39/1313/M  /SLIDE MTN UNOFFICIAL OBSERVATION

RENO TAF FORECAST:
KRNO 191120Z 1912/2012 VRB04KT P6SM SKC
     FM192100 30010G18KT P6SM FEW100 SCT180
     FM200400 31009KT P6SM SCT180
     FM200600 VRB03KT P6SM SCT180



OUTLOOK FOR THE RENO-CARSON CITY-MINDEN AREA:
.WEDNESDAY...SUNNY. HIGHS 85 TO 90. LIGHT WINDS BECOMING
NORTHWEST 10 TO 15 MPH IN THE AFTERNOON.

SUNRISE AND SUNSET
AUGUST 19 2014........SUNRISE   615 AM PDT   SUNSET   749 PM PDT
AUGUST 20 2014........SUNRISE   616 AM PDT   SUNSET   748 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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