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RECREATIONAL REPORT

 
 SXUS46 KSEW 021053
RECSEW

MOUNT RAINIER RECREATIONAL FORECAST
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE SEATTLE WA
400 AM PDT WED SEP 2 2015

.SYNOPSIS...AN UPPER LOW WILL MOVE SLOWLY SOUTH OVER WASHINGTON
WEDNESDAY THROUGH THURSDAY...BRINGING COOL SHOWERY WEATHER TO MOUNT
RAINIER NATIONAL PARK. THERE IS ALSO A CHANCE OF THUNDERSTORMS
MAINLY THROUGH WEDNESDAY EVENING.

THE SNOW LEVEL WILL BE 5500 TO 6500 FEET WEDNESDAY THROUGH
THURSDAY...AND ANOTHER 4 TO 8 INCHES OF SNOW CAN BE EXPECTED ON THE
HIGH SLOPES OF THE MOUNTAIN.

THE LOW WILL MOVE SOUTHEAST OF THE AREA BEGINNING FRIDAY...FOR A
GRADUAL DRYING AND WARMING TREND OVER THE WEEKEND. A WEAK SYSTEM MAY
BRING A CHANCE OF SHOWERS EARLY NEXT WEEK.

&&

.WEDNESDAY...SHOWERS. SNOW LEVEL NEAR 6500 FEET.
.WEDNESDAY NIGHT...SHOWERS LIKELY IN THE EVENING...THEN SCATTERED
SHOWERS AFTER MIDNIGHT. SNOW LEVEL NEAR 6000 FEET.
.THURSDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH SCATTERED SHOWERS. SNOW LEVEL NEAR
5500 FEET.
.THURSDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLOUDY IN THE EVENING THEN BECOMING
PARTLY CLOUDY. SCATTERED SHOWERS. SNOW LEVEL NEAR 6000 FEET.
.FRIDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH A CHANCE OF SHOWERS. SNOW LEVEL NEAR
6500 FEET.

&&

TEMPERATURE AND WIND FORECASTS FOR SELECTED LOCATIONS.

WED WED THU THU FRI
NIGHT NIGHT

SUMMIT (14411 FT) 4 3 2 1 4
W 50 W 40 SW 25 S 15 S 10

CAMP MUIR(10188 FT) 21 20 21 22 24
W 30 W 30 W 15 SE 10 E 15

PARADISE (5420 FT) 47 35 45 34 49
W 10 SW 10 SW 10 NW 10 E 5

LONGMIRE (2700 FT) 56 41 55 39 58
W 10 W 10 SW 10 NW 10 SE 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...

.FRIDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLOUDY. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS IN THE EVENING.
SNOW LEVEL NEAR 7500 FEET.
.SATURDAY...MOSTLY SUNNY. FREEZING LEVEL NEAR 8500 FEET.
.SATURDAY NIGHT...PARTLY CLOUDY. FREEZING LEVEL NEAR 9000 FEET.
.SUNDAY...PARTLY SUNNY. FREEZING LEVEL NEAR 9000 FEET.
.SUNDAY NIGHT...PARTLY CLOUDY. FREEZING LEVEL NEAR 10000 FEET.
.LABOR DAY...PARTLY SUNNY. FREEZING LEVEL NEAR 10000 FEET.
.MONDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH A CHANCE OF SHOWERS. SNOW LEVEL
NEAR 9000 FEET.
.TUESDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH A CHANCE OF SHOWERS. SNOW LEVEL NEAR
8500 FEET.




MCDONNAL
WEATHER.GOV/SEATTLE

							 
    9-2-2015
    Northwest Avalanche Center
    Paradise, Mt Rainier National Park, Washington

     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 1   900    46    98     9    13   254     0     0               311
       9 1  1000    47    95    10    15   261     0     0               428
       9 1  1100    49    92    12    18   258     0     0               544
       9 1  1200    50    88    12    17   259     0     0               565
       9 1  1300    49    95    12    18   260     0     0               364
       9 1  1400    48    92    12    17   265     0     0               282
       9 1  1500    47    96    11    18   261   .01   .01               135
       9 1  1600    47    98    13    19   274   .01   .02                95
       9 1  1700    47    98    11    17   265     0   .02                67
       9 1  1800    46    97    13    22   280   .01   .03                22
       9 1  1900    46    99    13    23   274   .04   .07                 3
       9 1  2000    45    99    13    20   268   .03    .1                 0
       9 1  2100    44    99    13    21   278     0    .1                 0
       9 1  2200    44    99    12    17   271   .02   .12                 0
       9 1  2300    43    99    11    18   267   .05   .17                 0
       9 2     0    42    99    12    18   266   .02   .19                 0
       9 2   100    41    99    11    18   270   .02   .21                 0
       9 2   200    40    99    12    22   265   .04   .25                 0
       9 2   300    39    99    18    31   281   .03   .28                 0
       9 2   400    39    99    15    26   263   .04   .32                 0
       9 2   500    38    99    15    24   265   .02   .34                 0
       9 2   600    38    99    14    22   260   .02   .36                11
       9 2   700    37    98    14    26   255   .01   .37                94
       9 2   800    39    99    13    25   245     0   .37               213


          

                                                           Total
                                                           Prec.
                                                           5400'
          ------------------------------------------------------
                                                             .37















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          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 1    900     36     20     13     25     39    254    474
              9 1   1000     37     44     15     26     43    268    481
              9 1   1100     32     77     10     26     38    260    573
              9 1   1200     31     91     24     30     36    256    734
              9 1   1300     31     98     24     38     59    258    710
              9 1   1400     33     67     22     46     63    256    635
              9 1   1500     30     92     21     42     60    256    420
              9 1   1600     31     64     24     41     57    260    309
              9 1   1700     30     54     24     42     61    259    180
              9 1   1800     29    100     28     44     65    254     51
              9 1   1900     29     88     27     44     62    202      9
              9 1   2000     29    100     21     45     65    188      0
              9 1   2100     29    100     18     39     55    188      0
              9 1   2200     29    100     20     37     56    188      0
              9 1   2300     29    100      9     38     53    188      0
              9 2      0     28    100     22     43     55    188      0
              9 2    100     25    100     18     34     58    188      0
              9 2    200     24    100      6     27     39    189      0
              9 2    300     24     99      5     25     40    189      0
              9 2    400     23    100      0     16     32    189      0
              9 2    500     23     99      2     17     30    189      0
              9 2    600     22     95     13     26     38    189     26
              9 2    700     21     96     15     28     40    188    176
              9 2    800     22     99     10     21     38    188    335





















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