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RECREATIONAL REPORT

 
 SXUS46 KSEW 202230
RECSEW

MOUNT RAINIER RECREATIONAL FORECAST
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE SEATTLE WA
330 PM PDT WED AUG 20 2014

.SYNOPSIS...LOW LEVEL ONSHORE FLOW IS EXPECTED TO CONTINUE INTO
FRIDAY MAINTAINING AREAS OF MARINE CLOUDS IN LOWER ELEVATIONS OF
THE PARK AND COOLER THAN AVERAGE TEMPERATURES. A WEAK LOW PRESSURE
SYSTEM ALOFT IS EXPECTED TO MOVE ONSHORE FROM THE GULF OF ALASKA
LATER THURSDAY AND FRIDAY BRINGING A THREAT OF SHOWERS MAINLY TO
THE MOUNTAINS INCLUDING THE PARK.HIGHER PRESSURE ALOFT IS
FORECAST TO BUILD ONSHORE OVER THE WEEKEND AND INTO NEXT WEEK FOR
WARMER WEATHER AND MORE SUNSHINE.

&&

.WEDNESDAY NIGHT...PARTLY CLOUDY THIS EVENING THEN BECOMING
MOSTLY CLOUDY. FREEZING LEVEL NEAR 13000 FEET.
.THURSDAY...PARTLY SUNNY. FREEZING LEVEL NEAR 12000 FEET.
.THURSDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH A CHANCE OF SHOWERS. SNOW
LEVEL NEAR 9500 FEET.
.FRIDAY...PARTLY SUNNY. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND A CHANCE OF
AFTERNOON THUNDERSTORMS. SNOW LEVEL NEAR 9000 FEET.

&&

TEMPERATURE AND WIND FORECASTS FOR SELECTED LOCATIONS.

WED THU THU FRI
NIGHT NIGHT

SUMMIT (14411 FT) 22 19 15 13
W 25 W 20 NW 5 NE 25

CAMP MUIR(10188 FT) 39 34 33 32
NW 10 W 10 E 10 NE 15

PARADISE (5420 FT) 46 58 43 59
W 5 SW 10 NE 5 S 5

LONGMIRE (2700 FT) 49 66 48 67
CALM SW 10 CALM CALM

++ TEMPERATURES AND WIND FOR THE SUMMIT AND CAMP MUIR ARE AVERAGE
CONDITIONS EXPECTED IN THE FREE AIR AT THOSE ELEVATIONS.
++ TEMPERATURES FOR PARADISE AND LONGMIRE ARE THE EXPECTED HIGHS AND
LOWS. WIND IS THE AVERAGE WIND EXPECTED DURING THAT PERIOD.

.EXTENDED FORECAST...

.FRIDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLOUDY. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS. SNOW LEVEL
NEAR 10000 FEET.
.SATURDAY...PARTLY SUNNY. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS IN THE AFTERNOON.
SNOW LEVEL NEAR 10000 FEET.
.SATURDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH A CHANCE OF SHOWERS IN THE
EVENING...THEN PARTLY CLOUDY AFTER MIDNIGHT. SNOW LEVEL NEAR 11000
FEET.
.SUNDAY...MOSTLY SUNNY. FREEZING LEVEL NEAR 11500 FEET.
.SUNDAY NIGHT...PARTLY CLOUDY. FREEZING LEVEL NEAR 12000 FEET.
.MONDAY...SUNNY. FREEZING LEVEL NEAR 12500 FEET.
.MONDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLEAR. FREEZING LEVEL NEAR 14000 FEET.
.TUESDAY...SUNNY. FREEZING LEVEL NEAR 14500 FEET.
.TUESDAY NIGHT AND WEDNESDAY...MOSTLY CLEAR. FREEZING LEVEL NEAR
15000 FEET.




WEATHER.GOV/SEATTLE/



							 
    8-20-2014
    Northwest Avalanche Center
    Paradise, Mt Rainier National Park, Washington
    
    Wind speed out, repair planned

     MM/DD  Hour  Temp    RH  Wind  Wind  Wind  Hour Total 24 Hr Total Solar
             PST     F     %   Avg   Max   Dir Prec. Prec.  Snow  Snow  W/m2
                 5400' 5400' 5380' 5380' 5380' 5400' 5400' 5400' 5400' 5380'
    ------------------------------------------------------------------------
      8 19  1700    61    75     0     0   256     0     0    -0     9   497
      8 19  1800    57    81     0     0   263     0     0    -0    12   189
      8 19  1900    53    92     0     0   271     0     0    -0    13    49
      8 19  2000    52    96     0     0   274     0     0    -0    12     1
      8 19  2100    51    98     0     0   266     0     0    -0    11     0
      8 19  2200    50    98     0     0   265     0     0    -0    10     0
      8 19  2300    49    99     0     0   265     0     0    -0    11     0
      8 20     0    49    99     0     0   276     0     0    -1    12     0
      8 20   100    49    99     0     0   274     0     0    -0    12     0
      8 20   200    48    99     0     0   270     0     0    -0    11     0
      8 20   300    47    99     0     0   274     0     0    -0    23     0
      8 20   400    45    99     0     0   296     0     0    -0     7     0
      8 20   500    43    98     0     0   288     0     0    -1    11     0
      8 20   600    43    99     0     0   276     0     0    -1    25     3
      8 20   700    43    99     0     0   270     0     0    -0    10    20
      8 20   800    44    98     0     0   323     0     0    -1    13    79
      8 20   900    44    96     0     0   263     0     0    -0     9   191
      8 20  1000    46    95     0     0   268     0     0     0    14   192
      8 20  1100    46    94     0     0   267     0     0    -0    14   313
      8 20  1200    48    90     0     0   275     0     0    -0    12   420
      8 20  1300    51    88     0     0   287     0     0     0    11   511
      8 20  1400    51    85     0     0   261     0     0    -0    10   688
      8 20  1500    49    91     0     0   267     0     0    -0    12   269
      8 20  1600    49    91     0     0   268     0     0    -0    11   215


          

                                                           Total
                                                           Prec.
                                                           5400'
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                                                               0













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          8-20-2014
          Northwest Avalanche Center
          Camp Muir, Mt Rainier National Park, Washington
          
          Wind gages unheated and may rime

            MM/DD   Hour   Temp     RH   Wind   Wind   Wind   Wind  Solar
                     PST      F      %    Min    Avg    Max    Dir   W/m2
                         10110' 10110' 10110' 10110' 10110' 10110' 10110'
          ---------------------------------------------------------------
             8 19   1700     44     76      0      2      5    122    459
             8 19   1800     41     75      1      3      8     29    190
             8 19   1900     39     35      1      4     10    279     19
             8 19   2000     43     11      2      8     20    288      2
             8 19   2100     48      8      1      5     11    286      0
             8 19   2200     48      5      3      7     22    290      0
             8 19   2300     48     12      3      6     21    323      0
             8 20      0     48     12      4      6     11    322      0
             8 20    100     47     13      4      5      8    326      0
             8 20    200     48      9      3      6     10    307      0
             8 20    300     48      6      3      5     10    326      0
             8 20    400     46      9      0      4      8     29      0
             8 20    500     45      9      1      4      8    346      0
             8 20    600     43     13      0      4     11    296      9
             8 20    700     43     11      0      3     12    270     50
             8 20    800     44     12      1      2      4     20    155
             8 20    900     45     12      0      2      6    310    583
             8 20   1000     43     16      0      4     12    350    292
             8 20   1100     48     12      0      6     11    258    792
             8 20   1200     46     14      0      3      6    241    969
             8 20   1300     44     21      4      6      8    256    973
             8 20   1400     46     17      2      5      8    250    916
             8 20   1500     44     22      2      5     10    247    817






















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