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RECREATIONAL REPORT

 
 SXUS46 KSEW 161055
RECSEW

MOUNT RAINIER RECREATIONAL FORECAST
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE SEATTLE WA
400 AM PDT TUE SEP 16 2014

.SYNOPSIS...AN UPPER LEVEL RIDGE OVER THE PACIFIC NORTHWEST WILL
KEEP THE AIR MASS MAINLY WARM AND DRY TODAY. A SMALL WEAK UPPER
LEVEL TROUGH WILL BRING A FEW CLOUDS TO THE PARK.
OTHERWISE...ONSHORE FLOW WILL BRING COOLER TEMPERATURES TO THE
WESTERN WASHINGTON LOWLANDS TUESDAY ALONG WITH AREAS OF MORNING LOW
CLOUDS. ANOTHER UPPER LEVEL TROUGH WILL BRING A CHANCE OF SHOWERS TO
THE AREA WEDNESDAY THROUGH FRIDAY NIGHT...WITH SHOWERS MOST LIKELY
ON THURSDAY. AN UPPER LEVEL RIDGE WILL BUILD OVER THE REGION THIS
WEEKEND FOR WARMER AND DRY WEATHER.

&&

.TUESDAY...MOSTLY SUNNY. FREEZING LEVEL NEAR 12500 FEET.
.TUESDAY NIGHT...PARTLY CLOUDY IN THE EVENING THEN BECOMING
MOSTLY CLOUDY. FREEZING LEVEL NEAR 12500 FEET.
.WEDNESDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. A CHANCE OF RAIN AND SNOW SHOWERS IN
THE AFTERNOON. SNOW LEVEL NEAR 11500 FEET.
.WEDNESDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH A CHANCE OF RAIN AND SNOW
SHOWERS. SNOW LEVEL NEAR 11000 FEET.
.THURSDAY...RAIN AND SNOW SHOWERS LIKELY. SNOW LEVEL NEAR
10500 FEET.

&&

TEMPERATURE AND WIND FORECASTS FOR SELECTED LOCATIONS.

TUE TUE WED WED THU
NIGHT NIGHT

SUMMIT (14411 FT) 22 23 22 20 21
S 20 SW 35 S 40 SW 40 W 35

CAMP MUIR(10188 FT) 43 42 41 36 34
SE 10 S 20 SW 20 SW 25 W 25

PARADISE (5420 FT) 66 50 62 48 55
SE 5 W 5 S 5 W 10 W 10

LONGMIRE (2700 FT) 76 55 71 54 62
NW 5 CALM NE 5 NW 5 NW 5

++ 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...

.THURSDAY NIGHT...RAIN AND SNOW SHOWERS LIKELY. SNOW LEVEL NEAR
10500 FEET.
.FRIDAY...PARTLY SUNNY WITH A CHANCE OF RAIN AND SNOW SHOWERS.
SNOW LEVEL NEAR 10500 FEET.
.FRIDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLOUDY. A CHANCE OF RAIN AND SNOW SHOWERS
IN THE EVENING. SNOW LEVEL NEAR 12000 FEET.
.SATURDAY...MOSTLY SUNNY. FREEZING LEVEL NEAR 14000 FEET.
.SATURDAY NIGHT...PARTLY CLOUDY. FREEZING LEVEL NEAR 14000 FEET.
.SUNDAY...MOSTLY SUNNY. FREEZING LEVEL NEAR 13500 FEET.
.SUNDAY NIGHT...PARTLY CLOUDY IN THE EVENING THEN BECOMING MOSTLY
CLOUDY. FREEZING LEVEL NEAR 13500 FEET.
.MONDAY...PARTLY SUNNY WITH A CHANCE OF RAIN AND SNOW SHOWERS.
SNOW LEVEL NEAR 12000 FEET.




WEATHER.GOV/SEATTLE







							 
    9-16-2014
    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'
    ------------------------------------------------------------------------
      9 15  1200    72    28     0     0   210     0     0    -1    13   816
      9 15  1300    73    24     0     0   240     0     0    -1    12   821
      9 15  1400    73    24     0     0   247     0     0    -0    14   666
      9 15  1500    74    22     0     0   258     0     0    -1    11   586
      9 15  1600    74    25     0     0   258     0     0    -1    13   428
      9 15  1700    68    35     0     0   275     0     0    -1    13   242
      9 15  1800    64    32     0     0   297     0     0    -0    15    61
      9 15  1900    64    33     0     0   337     0     0    -0    14     3
      9 15  2000    62    41     0     0   316     0     0    -0    15     0
      9 15  2100    62    41     0     0    18     0     0    -0    13     0
      9 15  2200    61    39     0     0    23     0     0    -0    12     0
      9 15  2300    62    32     0     0    54     0     0    -0    13     0
      9 16     0    63    29     0     0    41     0     0    -0    13     0
      9 16   100    62    33     0     0    52     0     0    -0    14     0
      9 16   200    60    36     0     0     8     0     0    -0    12     0
      9 16   300    60    41     0     0   359     0     0    -0    13     0
      9 16   400    64    37     0     0   355     0     0    -0    13     0
      9 16   500    59    45     0     0    29     0     0    -1    13     0
      9 16   600    60    39     0     0    28     0     0    -0    14     1
      9 16   700    61    41     0     0    22     0     0    -1    14    67
      9 16   800    63    42     0     0    55     0     0    -0    12   183
      9 16   900    66    39     0     0   102     0     0    -0    14   486
      9 16  1000    66    32     0     0   120     0     0    -0    14   629
      9 16  1100    66    51     0     0   149     0     0    -1    10   704


          

                                                           Total
                                                           Prec.
                                                           5400'
          ------------------------------------------------------
                                                               0













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          9-16-2014
          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'
          ---------------------------------------------------------------
             9 15   1200     46     34      0      0      0     28    852
             9 15   1300     45     45      0      0      0     29    846
             9 15   1400     45     46      0      0      0     29    704
             9 15   1500     47     40      0      0      0     29    579
             9 15   1600     46     47      0      0      0     28    390
             9 15   1700     46     41      0      0      0     28    184
             9 15   1800     45     41      0      0      0     28     52
             9 15   1900     45     38      0      0      0     28      4
             9 15   2000     45     39      0      0      0     27      0
             9 15   2100     45     45      0      0      0     27      0
             9 15   2200     44     46      0      0      0     27      0
             9 15   2300     45     41      0      0      0     27      0
             9 16      0     45     38      0      0      0     27      0
             9 16    100     44     43      0      0      0     26      0
             9 16    200     44     45      0      0      0     26      0
             9 16    300     43     61      0      0      0     23      0
             9 16    400     43     63      0      0      0     26      0
             9 16    500     43     48      0      0      0     24      0
             9 16    600     43     51      0      0      0     26      1
             9 16    700     44     48      0      0      0     27     74
             9 16    800     46     45      0      0      0     26    274
             9 16    900     47     42      0      1      5     25    465
             9 16   1000     47     34      2      4      7     27    661






















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