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National Weather Service Report

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RECREATIONAL REPORT

 
 SXUS46 KSEW 251300
RECSEW

MOUNT RAINIER RECREATIONAL FORECAST
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE SEATTLE WA
500 AM PST SAT FEB 25 2017

.SYNOPSIS...AN UPPER TROUGH WILL MOVE DOWN THE CANADIAN COAST
TODAY AND PASS ACROSS WESTERN WASHINGTON ON SUNDAY MORNING. THIS
WILL CAUSE SNOW TO INTENSITY OVER MOUNT RAINIER TONIGHT INTO
SUNDAY MORNING. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS WILL CONTINUE THROUGH MUCH OF
NEXT WEEK, WITH SNOW LEVELS RISING AFTER TUESDAY.

&&

.IMPACTS...STORMY WEATHER WILL CREATE DIFFICULT MOUNTAINEERING
CONDITIONS NEAR THE SUMMIT...WITH LOCAL BLIZZARD-LIKE
CONDITIONS...STRONG WINDS...AND NEAR ZERO VISIBILITY. A HIGH LEVEL
OF SKILL AND EXPERIENCE IN ALPINE TERRAIN, INCLUDING USE OF
GPS...IS RECOMMENDED FOR NAVIGATION AND CAMPING IN THESE
CONDITIONS.

&&

...WINTER WEATHER ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM 6 PM THIS EVENING TO
7 PM PST SUNDAY...

.SATURDAY...PARTLY SUNNY. A SLIGHT CHANCE OF SNOW SHOWERS IN THE
AFTERNOON. FREEZING LEVEL NEAR 1000 FEET IN THE MORNING.
.SATURDAY NIGHT...WINDY. SNOW SHOWERS LIKELY IN THE EVENING, THEN
SNOW SHOWERS AFTER MIDNIGHT. SNOW ACCUMULATION NEAR PARADISE OF
4 TO 9 INCHES.
.SUNDAY...SNOW SHOWERS. SNOW ACCUMULATION NEAR PARADISE OF 6 TO
9 INCHES.
.SUNDAY NIGHT...SNOW SHOWERS LIKELY IN THE EVENING, THEN MOSTLY
CLOUDY WITH A CHANCE OF SNOW SHOWERS AFTER MIDNIGHT. MODERATE
SNOW ACCUMULATIONS.
.MONDAY...SNOW SHOWERS LIKELY. LIGHT SNOW ACCUMULATIONS.

&&

TEMPERATURE AND WIND FORECASTS FOR SELECTED LOCATIONS.

SAT SAT SUN SUN MON
NIGHT NIGHT

SUMMIT (14411 FT) -2 -6 -13 -15 -17
N 30 W 40 W 15 NW 15 NW 30

CAMP MUIR(10188 FT) 5 4 5 4 1
NW 20 W 30 SW 15 W 10 W 20

PARADISE (5420 FT) 27 19 25 15 25
W 5 W 30 W 10 NW 5 NW 20

LONGMIRE (2760 FT) 37 27 35 26 34
NW 5 NW 10 S 5 NE 5 W 10

++ 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...

.MONDAY NIGHT...SNOW SHOWERS LIKELY.
.TUESDAY...SNOW SHOWERS.
.TUESDAY NIGHT...SHOWERS LIKELY. SNOW LEVEL NEAR 2500 FEET.
.WEDNESDAY...BREEZY. SHOWERS LIKELY. SNOW LEVEL NEAR 2500 FEET.
.WEDNESDAY NIGHT...SHOWERS LIKELY. SNOW LEVEL NEAR 2500 FEET.
.THURSDAY...SHOWERS LIKELY. SNOW LEVEL NEAR 3000 FEET.
.THURSDAY NIGHT...BREEZY. RAIN AND SNOW LIKELY. SNOW LEVEL NEAR
3500 FEET.
.FRIDAY...WINDY. RAIN AND SNOW LIKELY. SNOW LEVEL NEAR 3500 FEET.




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Paradise Telemetry

					
    2-25-2017
    Northwest Avalanche Center
    Paradise, Mt Rainier National Park, Washington
    
    Feb 2017: Precip gage not fully heating, repairs on-going

     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'
    ------------------------------------------------------------------------
      2 24  1500    32    66     2     6   154   .05   .05    -0   125   427
      2 24  1600    23    84     0     4   154   .03   .08    -0   126   184
      2 24  1700    23    85     2     6   152   .01   .09     0   127    80
      2 24  1800    19    91     0     4   144     0   .09     0   128    14
      2 24  1900    18    93     2     5   102     0   .09     0   128     0
      2 24  2000    15    92     3     6    18     0   .09     0   127     0
      2 24  2100    15    92     0     3   265     0   .09     0   128     0
      2 24  2200    14    93     2     4   248     0   .09     0   127     0
      2 24  2300    14    90     2     3    30     0   .09     0   127     0
      2 25     0    17    91     1     3     3     0   .09     0   126     0
      2 25   100    17    91     2     4    55     0   .09     0   127     0
      2 25   200    17    89     2     4    88     0   .09     0   127     0
      2 25   300    16    91     3     5   296     0   .09     0   127     0
      2 25   400    17    89     3     5   265     0   .09     0   127     0
      2 25   500    17    88     1     4   258     0   .09     0   127     0
      2 25   600    17    88     1     3   270     0   .09     0   127     0
      2 25   700    14    90     1     4   265     0   .09     0   127     0
      2 25   800    17    87     1     3   258     0   .09     0   126    50
      2 25   900    21    82     2     4   254     0   .09     0   126   126
      2 25  1000    20    87     4     9   210     0   .09     0   125   270
      2 25  1100    22    87     6    11   218     0   .09     0   126   232
      2 25  1200    21    88    10    17   209     0   .09     0   125   290
      2 25  1300    21    89    10    18   203     0   .09     0   126   265
      2 25  1400    25    81    13    21   204     0   .09    -0   124   477


          

                                                           Total
                                                           Prec.
                                                           5400'
          ------------------------------------------------------
                                                             .09













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Camp Muir Telemetry

					
          2-25-2017
          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'
          ---------------------------------------------------------------
             2 24   1500     15     96      0      0      0    248    546
             2 24   1600     10     93      0      0      0    246    415
             2 24   1700      4     90      0      0      0    250    145
             2 24   1800      0     89      0      0      0    248     28
             2 24   1900     -0     89      0      0      0    249      0
             2 24   2000     -1     89      0      0      0    253      0
             2 24   2100     -2     89      0      0      0    252      0
             2 24   2200     -2     89      0      0      0    266      0
             2 24   2300     -3     88      0      0      0    285      0
             2 25      0     -4     88      0      0      0    352      0
             2 25    100     -4     88      0      0      0     27      0
             2 25    200     -4     88      0      0      0     27      0
             2 25    300     -3     89      0      0      0     27      0
             2 25    400     -3     89      0      0      0     27      0
             2 25    500     -3     89      0      0      0     27      0
             2 25    600     -4     88      0      0      0     27      0
             2 25    700     -3     89      0      0      0     27      2
             2 25    800      1     91      0      0      0     23     78
             2 25    900      6     92      0      0      0      7    272
             2 25   1000     14     96      0      0      0    177    423
             2 25   1100     21     98      0      0      0    135    601
             2 25   1200     22     97      0      0      0    258    702
             2 25   1300     18     96      0      0      0    297    728
             2 25   1400     17     95      0      0      0    325    674





















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