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RECREATIONAL REPORT

 
 SXUS46 KSEW 241025
RECSEW

MOUNT RAINIER RECREATIONAL FORECAST
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE SEATTLE WA
325 AM PDT SUN MAY 24 2015

.SYNOPSIS...A SURFACE RIDGE OFFSHORE WILL MAINTAIN LOW LEVEL ONSHORE
FLOW OVER WESTERN WASHINGTON THROUGH MID WEEK. THIS WILL KEEP SKIES
MOSTLY CLOUDY. WEAKER ONSHORE FLOW AFTER MID WEEK WILL ALLOW MORE
AFTERNOON SUNSHINE AND A WARMING TREND. THE AIR MASS OVER THE
CASCADES WILL CONTINUE TO BECOME SLIGHTLY UNSTABLE LATE IN THE DAY
KEEPING A CHANCE OF SHOWERS IN THE FORECAST FOR THE PARK EACH DAY.

&&

.SUNDAY...CLOUDY. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS IN THE AFTERNOON. SNOW LEVEL
NEAR 10000 FEET.
.SUNDAY NIGHT...CLOUDY. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS IN THE EVENING. SNOW
LEVEL NEAR 10000 FEET.
.MEMORIAL DAY...CLOUDY WITH A CHANCE OF SHOWERS. SNOW LEVEL NEAR
9000 FEET.
.MONDAY NIGHT...CLOUDY. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS IN THE EVENING. SNOW
LEVEL NEAR 9000 FEET.
.TUESDAY...CLOUDY. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS IN THE AFTERNOON. SNOW LEVEL
NEAR 9000 FEET.

&&

TEMPERATURE AND WIND FORECASTS FOR SELECTED LOCATIONS.

SUN SUN MON MON TUE
NIGHT NIGHT

SUMMIT (14411 FT) 16 16 12 12 14
W 15 W 25 NW 20 N 15 N 25

CAMP MUIR(10188 FT) 34 34 31 32 32
W 5 NW 15 NW 15 CALM CALM

PARADISE (5420 FT) 47 43 51 42 51
W 5 W 5 SW 5 E 5 SW 5

LONGMIRE (2700 FT) 53 46 59 45 59
CALM CALM CALM 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...

.TUESDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLOUDY. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS IN THE EVENING.
SNOW LEVEL NEAR 9000 FEET.
.WEDNESDAY THROUGH SATURDAY...PARTLY SUNNY DAYS AND MOSTLY CLOUDY
NIGHTS. CHANCE OF SHOWERS LATE AFTERNOON AND EVENING HOURS. SNOW
LEVEL BETWEEN 10000 AND 11000 FEET.




WEATHER.GOV/SEATTLE







							 
    5-24-2015
    Northwest Avalanche Center
    Paradise, Mt Rainier National Park, Washington
    
    New Total snow sensor installed 5-13-15

     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'
    ------------------------------------------------------------------------
      5 23   300    39    99     1     4   179     0     0     0    20     0
      5 23   400    40    99     0     3   179     0     0     0    20     0
      5 23   500    38    99     1     5   182   .07   .07     0    20     3
      5 23   600    39    99     2     6   198   .01   .08     0    21    35
      5 23   700    41    99     2     6   196     0   .08    -0    20   123
      5 23   800    41    99     1     4   209     0   .08     0    20   139
      5 23   900    42    97     2     4   216     0   .08    -0    19   331
      5 23  1000    44    97     3     5   243     0   .08    -0    19   492
      5 23  1100    44    98     3     5   246     0   .08    -0    18   379
      5 23  1200    46    96     3     6   243     0   .08    -0    17   613
      5 23  1300    45    97     5     6   265     0   .08    -0    17   556
      5 23  1400    47    97     3     6   251     0   .08    -0    18   458
      5 23  1500    44    98     4     6   260     0   .08    -0    18   307
      5 23  1600    44    98     4     6   260     0   .08     0    19   323
      5 23  1700    45    98     3     5   258     0   .08     0    17   255
      5 23  1800    45    98     2     4   240     0   .08     0    17   128
      5 23  1900    42    99     3     5   268     0   .08    -0    17    82
      5 23  2000    41    99     1     4   286     0   .08     0    17     7
      5 23  2100    41    99     0     3   280     0   .08     0    18     0
      5 23  2200    41    99     0     4   288     0   .08     0    17     0
      5 23  2300    40    99     0     1    42     0   .08     0    18     0
      5 24     0    39    99     0     2   130     0   .08     0    18     0
      5 24   100    39    99     0     4   155     0   .08     0    18     0


          

                                                           Total
                                                           Prec.
                                                           5400'
          ------------------------------------------------------
                                                             .08














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          5-24-2015
          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'
          ---------------------------------------------------------------
             5 23    300     32     96      5     11     17     71      0
             5 23    400     32     92      8     13     19     72      0
             5 23    500     31     99      2      9     24     64      0
             5 23    600     31    100     13     21     29     72      0
             5 23    700     31    100     14     22     35     71      0
             5 23    800     32    100     12     22     29     77      0
             5 23    900     32    100      6     11     18     71      0
             5 23   1000     36     84      3      8     12     40      0
             5 23   1100     37     78      0      5     13     38      0
             5 23   1200     41     61      0      4      8     45     20
             5 23   1300     43     55      0      1      3    274     55
             5 23   1400     46     49      0      1      5    282    115
             5 23   1500     42     50      0      4     10     63    259
             5 23   1600     41     52      0      3      6     57    156
             5 23   1700     39     66      0      0      2     16      8
             5 23   1800     38     68      0      1      3    277      2
             5 23   1900     35     73      0      0      3    330      0
             5 23   2000     35     64      0      0      4    321      0
             5 23   2100     35     63      0      2      6     13      0
             5 23   2200     35     58      0      3      6     29      0
             5 23   2300     35     57      0      3      6     31      0
             5 24      0     35     60      0      2      4     16      0
             5 24    100     33     66      2      5      7     20      0






















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