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RECREATIONAL REPORT

 
 SXUS46 KSEW 222232
RECSEW

MOUNT RAINIER RECREATIONAL FORECAST
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE SEATTLE WA
332 PM PDT FRI MAY 22 2015

.SYNOPSIS...A LARGE SURFACE HIGH OFFSHORE WILL MAINTAIN MODERATE TO
STRONG LOW LEVEL ONSHORE FLOW OVER WESTERN WASHINGTON THROUGH MID
NEXT WEEK. THIS WILL MAINTAIN THE PATTERN OF MORNING CLOUDS WITH
VARYING DEGREES OF PARTIAL AFTERNOON CLEARING. WEAK LOW PRESSURE
ALOFT WILL BRING A CHANCE OF SHOWERS...MAINLY OVER THE MOUNTAINS
AFTERNOON AND EVENINGS. A CHANCE OF AFTERNOON AND EVENING
THUNDERSTORMS WILL CONTINUE OVER THE PARK THROUGH SATURDAY.
WESTERLY MID LEVEL FLOW SHOULD END THE THUNDERSTORM THREAT ON SUNDAY.

&&

.FRIDAY NIGHT...CLOUDY. A CHANCE OF RAIN SHOWERS...SNOW SHOWERS
AND THUNDERSTORMS IN THE EVENING...THEN A CHANCE OF RAIN AND SNOW
SHOWERS AFTER MIDNIGHT. SNOW LEVEL NEAR 9500 FEET.
.SATURDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. A CHANCE OF RAIN AND SNOW SHOWERS IN
THE MORNING...THEN A CHANCE OF THUNDERSTORMS AND SNOW SHOWERS IN
THE AFTERNOON. SNOW LEVEL NEAR 9500 FEET.
.SATURDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLOUDY. A CHANCE OF RAIN SHOWERS...SNOW
SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS IN THE EVENING...THEN A CHANCE OF RAIN
AND SNOW SHOWERS AFTER MIDNIGHT. SNOW LEVEL NEAR 9500 FEET.
.SUNDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. A CHANCE OF RAIN AND SNOW SHOWERS IN THE
AFTERNOON. SNOW LEVEL NEAR 9000 FEET.

&&

TEMPERATURE AND WIND FORECASTS FOR SELECTED LOCATIONS.

FRI SAT SAT SUN
NIGHT NIGHT

SUMMIT (14411 FT) 14 14 13 14
SE 15 E 15 N 5 W 10

CAMP MUIR(10188 FT) 35 35 35 34
E 10 E 15 SE 10 SW 5

PARADISE (5420 FT) 43 51 44 55
CALM W 5 CALM N 5

LONGMIRE (2700 FT) 50 58 49 62
CALM CALM CALM 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...

.SUNDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLOUDY. A CHANCE OF RAIN AND SNOW SHOWERS
IN THE EVENING. SNOW LEVEL NEAR 8500 FEET.
.MEMORIAL DAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH A CHANCE OF RAIN AND SNOW
SHOWERS. SNOW LEVEL NEAR 8000 FEET.
.MONDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH A CHANCE OF RAIN AND SNOW
SHOWERS. SNOW LEVEL NEAR 8000 FEET.
.TUESDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. A CHANCE OF RAIN AND SNOW SHOWERS. SNOW
LEVEL NEAR 8000 FEET.
.TUESDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLOUDY. A CHANCE OF RAIN AND SNOW
SHOWERS. SNOW LEVEL NEAR 9000 FEET.
.WEDNESDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. A CHANCE OF RAIN AND SNOW SHOWERS.
SNOW LEVEL NEAR 9500 FEET.
.WEDNESDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLOUDY. A CHANCE OF RAIN AND SNOW
SHOWERS. SNOW LEVEL NEAR 9500 FEET.
.THURSDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH A CHANCE OF RAIN AND SNOW SHOWERS.
SNOW LEVEL NEAR 9500 FEET.
.THURSDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH A CHANCE OF RAIN AND SNOW
SHOWERS. SNOW LEVEL NEAR 9500 FEET.
.FRIDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH A CHANCE OF RAIN AND SNOW SHOWERS.
SNOW LEVEL NEAR 9500 FEET.




WEATHER.GOV/SEATTLE





							 
    5-22-2015
    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 21  2100    48    89     2     4    16     0     0     0    21     0
      5 21  2200    48    95     3    12    34     0     0     0    21     0
      5 21  2300    47    85     4    11    64   .01   .01     0    22     0
      5 22     0    50    67     3     6    28     0   .01     0    21     0
      5 22   100    48    71     3     7   205     0   .01     0    22     0
      5 22   200    48    69     1     4   177     0   .01     0    22     0
      5 22   300    46    89     1     4   198     0   .01    -0    21     0
      5 22   400    46    75     1     4   204     0   .01    -0    22     0
      5 22   500    45    90     0     2   213     0   .01    -0    21     6
      5 22   600    46    91     1     6   216     0   .01    -0    21    68
      5 22   700    48    91     2     5   220     0   .01     0    21   176
      5 22   800    47    92     2     4   237     0   .01     0    20   151
      5 22   900    51    84     2     5   255     0   .01    -0    19   246
      5 22  1000    52    75     3     7   250     0   .01    -0    20   332
      5 22  1100    51    86     3     5   253     0   .01     0    19   295
      5 22  1200    47    96     2     4   253   .04   .05     0    20    69
      5 22  1300    47    98     4     6   267    .1   .15     0    19    75
      5 22  1400    46    98     3     5   266   .07   .22     0    20   114
      5 22  1500    45    98     3     7   275   .01   .23     0    19   201
      5 22  1600    46    98     3     5   263     0   .23    -0    19   196
      5 22  1700    44    98     4     6   264     0   .23    -0    19   169
      5 22  1800    43    99     3     4   263     0   .23    -0    19    47
      5 22  1900    42    99     3     6   268     0   .23     0    19    15
      5 22  2000                 3     5   266                            10


          

                                                           Total
                                                           Prec.
                                                           5400'
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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'
          ---------------------------------------------------------------
             5 21   2100     34     79      5     10     14     72      0
             5 21   2200     31     99      4     10     20     63      0
             5 21   2300     33     77      0      6     14     41      0
             5 22      0     33     75      6     11     22     66      0
             5 22    100     33     75      4      9     16     41      0
             5 22    200     33     81      2      5      8     17      0
             5 22    300     33     80      4      6     10     13      0
             5 22    400     32     82      1      4      6     12      0
             5 22    500     32     79      1      5      8     21      0
             5 22    600     34     79      0      3      6     47      0
             5 22    700     35     80      0      3      6     86      0
             5 22    800     35     77      0      2      9     50      0
             5 22    900     37     71      0      2     10    323      5
             5 22   1000     33     94      0      4     14     66      0
             5 22   1100     33     90      1      8     16     72      0
             5 22   1200     32     94      0      6     13     45      0
             5 22   1300     31     94      3     12     21     61      0
             5 22   1400     32     95      9     14     26     67      0
             5 22   1500     31    100     13     18     24     74      0
             5 22   1600     33     98      5     10     17     70      0
             5 22   1700     33     95      3      6     11     61      0
             5 22   1800     33     94      2      7     12     70      0
             5 22   1900     33     90      0      5      9     52      0






















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