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RECREATIONAL REPORT

 
 SXUS46 KSEW 292154
RECSEW

MOUNT RAINIER RECREATIONAL FORECAST
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE SEATTLE WA
254 PM PDT FRI MAY 29 2015

.SYNOPSIS...THUNDERSTORMS ARE POSSIBLE IN MOUNT RAINIER NATIONAL
PARK FRIDAY AFTERNOON AND EVENING. SLIGHT COOLING IS LIKELY OVER
THE WEEKEND...THOUGH HIGH TEMPERATURES WILL REMAIN ABOVE NORMAL.
AN UNSETTLED AND COOLER PATTERN WILL ARRIVE NEXT WEEK.

&&

.FRIDAY NIGHT...PARTLY CLOUDY. A CHANCE OF THUNDERSTORMS AND SNOW
SHOWERS IN THE EVENING...THEN A CHANCE OF RAIN AND SNOW SHOWERS
LATE IN THE EVENING. SNOW LEVEL NEAR 10000 FEET.
.SATURDAY...MOSTLY SUNNY. FREEZING LEVEL NEAR 10500 FEET.
.SATURDAY NIGHT...PARTLY CLOUDY IN THE EVENING THEN BECOMING
MOSTLY CLOUDY. FREEZING LEVEL NEAR 11500 FEET.
.SUNDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. FREEZING LEVEL NEAR 10500 FEET.

&&

TEMPERATURE AND WIND FORECASTS FOR SELECTED LOCATIONS.

FRI SAT SAT SUN
NIGHT NIGHT

SUMMIT (14411 FT) 19 19 21 20
SW 25 W 30 W 40 SW 40

CAMP MUIR(10188 FT) 39 38 39 40
W 20 W 20 W 30 SW 20

PARADISE (5420 FT) 44 64 41 66
W 5 SW 10 W 5 SW 5

LONGMIRE (2700 FT) 50 74 47 76
W 5 W 5 SW 5 SW 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...

.SUNDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLOUDY. A CHANCE OF THUNDERSTORMS AND SNOW
SHOWERS IN THE EVENING...THEN A CHANCE OF THUNDERSTORMS AFTER
MIDNIGHT. SNOW LEVEL NEAR 10000 FEET.
.MONDAY...CLOUDY WITH A CHANCE OF THUNDERSTORMS IN THE MORNING...
THEN RAIN SHOWERS LIKELY...A CHANCE OF THUNDERSTORMS AND SNOW
SHOWERS LIKELY IN THE AFTERNOON. SNOW LEVEL NEAR 9500 FEET.
.MONDAY NIGHT...RAIN SHOWERS...A CHANCE OF THUNDERSTORMS AND SNOW
SHOWERS. SNOW LEVEL NEAR 8500 FEET.
.TUESDAY...RAIN AND SNOW SHOWERS. SNOW LEVEL NEAR 7000 FEET.
.TUESDAY NIGHT...RAIN AND SNOW SHOWERS LIKELY. SNOW LEVEL NEAR
7000 FEET.
.WEDNESDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH A CHANCE OF RAIN AND SNOW
SHOWERS. SNOW LEVEL NEAR 6500 FEET.
.WEDNESDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH A CHANCE OF RAIN AND SNOW
SHOWERS. SNOW LEVEL NEAR 7000 FEET.
.THURSDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH A CHANCE OF RAIN AND SNOW SHOWERS.
SNOW LEVEL NEAR 7000 FEET.
.THURSDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH A CHANCE OF RAIN AND SNOW
SHOWERS. SNOW LEVEL NEAR 8000 FEET.
.FRIDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH A CHANCE OF RAIN AND SNOW SHOWERS.
SNOW LEVEL NEAR 9000 FEET.




WEATHER.GOV/SEATTLE


							 
    5-29-2015
    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 28  1700    60    70     8    15   275     0     0    -0     3   302
      5 28  1800    60    69     8    12   271     0     0    -0     5   259
      5 28  1900    59    53     4     7   293     0     0     0     4   174
      5 28  2000    55    78     2     6   295     0     0     0     5    39
      5 28  2100    55    70     3     6    43     0     0     0     5     0
      5 28  2200    54    71     4     6    46     0     0     0     5     0
      5 28  2300    54    71     4     7    54     0     0     0     5     0
      5 29     0    54    62     4     6    42     0     0     0     5     0
      5 29   100    54    57     2     5    43     0     0     0     5     0
      5 29   200    57    57     2     4     3     0     0     0     6     0
      5 29   300    56    59     2     7    11     0     0     0     5     0
      5 29   400    56    58     3     6   337     0     0     0     2     0
      5 29   500    55    62     0     3   160     0     0     0     5     5
      5 29   600    56    65     2     6   168     0     0     0     5    82
      5 29   700    58    59     2     4   212     0     0     0     5   184
      5 29   800    61    57     3     7   224     0     0    -0     2   545
      5 29   900    64    49     4     9   245     0     0    -0     0   680
      5 29  1000    63    51     5    13   193     0     0     0     1   674
      5 29  1100    62    53     6    11   251     0     0    -0     2   650
      5 29  1200    64    50     6     9   273     0     0    -0     0   423
      5 29  1300    66    50     9    15   278     0     0    -0     0   715
      5 29  1400    67    57    10    15   276     0     0    -0     0   923
      5 29  1500    69    57    10    15   265     0     0    -0    -0   934
      5 29  1600    66    62    11    17   265     0     0    -0    -0   794


          

                                                           Total
                                                           Prec.
                                                           5400'
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                                                               0













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          5-29-2015
          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 28   1700     38     89      0      5     11    265    503
             5 28   1800     38     87      0      8     12    285    116
             5 28   1900     36     97      7     11     15    284    111
             5 28   2000     37     85      9     15     20    279     18
             5 28   2100     36     76     15     22     27    277      0
             5 28   2200     38     42     15     20     26    280      0
             5 28   2300     39     30     13     16     21    279      0
             5 29      0     36     60     10     18     30    280      0
             5 29    100     36     91     20     28     33    273      0
             5 29    200     35     86     25     29     32    276      0
             5 29    300     36     85     14     28     34    271      0
             5 29    400     35     85     20     28     34    271      0
             5 29    500     35     88     23     29     33    277      8
             5 29    600     35     98     25     29     34    275     80
             5 29    700     35     96     26     31     35    282    188
             5 29    800     35     95     26     33     37    270    242
             5 29    900     35     95     29     34     38    269    358
             5 29   1000     36     89     26     32     38    275    557
             5 29   1100     35     87     12     28     38    272    652
             5 29   1200     37     85     23     33     42    272    716
             5 29   1300     38     87      9     25     38    273    855
             5 29   1400     38     88     17     25     34    275    742
             5 29   1500     37     99     16     22     31    274    372






















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