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National Weather Service Report

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RECREATIONAL REPORT

 
 SXUS46 KSEW 192337
RECSEW

MOUNT RAINIER RECREATIONAL FORECAST
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE SEATTLE WA
337 PM PST SUN FEB 19 2017

.SYNOPSIS...SNOW AT TIMES WILL CONTINUE THROUGH MONDAY EVENING. AN
UPPER TROUGH WILL BRING SHOWERS TUESDAY, AND IT WILL REMAIN OVER
THE REGION THROUGH FRIDAY FOR COOL WEATHER, A FEW SUN BREAKS, AND
A CHANCE OF SHOWERS EACH DAY. CLEARING IS POSSIBLE OVER THE
WEEKEND.

&&

.IMPACTS...STORMY WEATHER TONIGHT AND MONDAY WILL CREATE
DIFFICULT BACKCOUNTRY SKIING AND MOUNTAINEERING CONDITIONS ACROSS
MUCH OF THE ALPINE TERRAIN OF MT. RAINIER...INCLUDING THE MUIR
SNOWFIELD. BLIZZARD- LIKE CONDITIONS WITH STRONG WINDS AND NEAR
ZERO VISIBILITY ARE LIKELY. 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 UNTIL 10 PM PST THIS
EVENING...

.SUNDAY NIGHT...SHOWERS IN THE EVENING...THEN SHOWERS LIKELY
AFTER MIDNIGHT. SNOW ACCUMULATION NEAR PARADISE OF 3 TO 6 INCHES.
SNOW LEVEL NEAR 3000 FEET.
.WASHINGTONS BIRTHDAY...RAIN AND SNOW. SNOW ACCUMULATION NEAR
PARADISE OF 6 TO 10 INCHES. SNOW LEVEL NEAR 3000 FEET.
.MONDAY NIGHT...BREEZY. SHOWERS IN THE EVENING...THEN RAIN AND
SNOW AFTER MIDNIGHT. SNOW ACCUMULATION NEAR PARADISE OF 1 TO
3 INCHES. SNOW LEVEL NEAR 3500 FEET.
.TUESDAY...BREEZY. RAIN AND SNOW IN THE MORNING...THEN SHOWERS IN
THE AFTERNOON. LIGHT SNOW ACCUMULATIONS. SNOW LEVEL NEAR
2500 FEET.

&&

TEMPERATURE AND WIND FORECASTS FOR SELECTED LOCATIONS.

SUN MON MON TUE
NIGHT NIGHT

SUMMIT (14411 FT) -6 1 1 -2
SW 40 SW 45 SW 35 W 25

CAMP MUIR(10188 FT) 11 16 16 11
SW 30 SW 45 SW 15 W 15

PARADISE (5420 FT) 29 33 29 31
W 20 SW 10 NW 15 W 10

LONGMIRE (2760 FT) 36 36 36 36
NW 5 NE 10 NW 5 W 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...

.TUESDAY NIGHT...WINDY. MOSTLY CLOUDY. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS IN THE
EVENING...THEN A CHANCE OF SNOW SHOWERS AFTER MIDNIGHT. SNOW
LEVEL NEAR 2000 FEET.
.WEDNESDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH A CHANCE OF SNOW SHOWERS IN THE
MORNING...THEN SNOW SHOWERS LIKELY IN THE AFTERNOON.
.WEDNESDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH A CHANCE OF SNOW SHOWERS.
.THURSDAY...PARTLY SUNNY WITH A CHANCE OF SNOW SHOWERS.
.THURSDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH A CHANCE OF SNOW SHOWERS.
.FRIDAY...PARTLY SUNNY WITH A CHANCE OF SNOW SHOWERS.
.FRIDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH A SLIGHT CHANCE OF SNOW
SHOWERS.
.SATURDAY...SUNNY. FREEZING LEVEL NEAR 1500 FEET.
.SATURDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH A CHANCE OF SNOW SHOWERS.
.SUNDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH A CHANCE OF SNOW SHOWERS.




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Paradise Telemetry

					
    2-19-2017
    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 18  1900    27    98     9    13   259   .01   .01     2   120     0
      2 18  2000    27    97     6    10   254   .01   .02     2   121     0
      2 18  2100    27    97     5    10   263   .01   .03     2   119     0
      2 18  2200    27    97     5     9   274   .01   .04     2   119     0
      2 18  2300    27    96     3     9   238   .01   .05    47   116     0
      2 19     0    26    96     5    14   215   .01   .06     2   120     0
      2 19   100    25    95     3     9   256   .01   .07     1   117     0
      2 19   200    25    95     3    10   300   .01   .08     3   120     0
      2 19   300    25    96     4     9   287     0   .08     2   120     0
      2 19   400    25    94     6    13   278   .01   .09     3   122     0
      2 19   500    26    95     3    12   242     0   .09     3   120     0
      2 19   600    26    94     5    18   312   .01    .1     3   121     0
      2 19   700    25    97     7    14   273     0    .1     3   121     0
      2 19   800    25    96     9    15   286     0    .1     4   121    16
      2 19   900    27    93     6    12   261   .01   .11     4   120   109
      2 19  1000    26    92     5     8   267   .01   .12     4   118   211
      2 19  1100    27    92     4    12   276   .01   .13     4   120   190
      2 19  1200    27    96     8    13   284   .02   .15     0   121   193
      2 19  1300    28    91     9    16   286   .01   .16     1   121   250
      2 19  1400    29    92     8    13   262   .02   .18     1   122   215
      2 19  1500    27    96     9    16   277   .02    .2     1   122   118
      2 19  1600    28    95     7    14   287     0    .2     4   125   113
      2 19  1700    27    97     7    13   275   .01   .21     4   123    30
      2 19  1800    26    97     7    12   274     0   .21     6   126     3


          

                                                           Total
                                                           Prec.
                                                           5400'
          ------------------------------------------------------
                                                             .21













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Camp Muir Telemetry

					
          2-19-2017
          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 18   1900      8     93      0      0      0    300      0
             2 18   2000      9     94      0      0      0    300      0
             2 18   2100      8     93      0      0      0    300      0
             2 18   2200      7     93      0      0      0    300      0
             2 18   2300      7     93      0      0      0    300      0
             2 19      0      6     91      0      0      0    300      0
             2 19    100      7     93      0      0      0    300      0
             2 19    200      8     94      0      0      0    300      0
             2 19    300      8     93      0      0      0    300      0
             2 19    400      8     93      0      0      0    300      0
             2 19    500      8     93      0      0      0    300      0
             2 19    600      9     94      0      0      0    300      0
             2 19    700      8     93      0      0      0    300      0
             2 19    800      7     93      0      0      0    300     35
             2 19    900      8     93      0      0      0    300    145
             2 19   1000      9     93      0      0      0    300    297
             2 19   1100     10     93      0      0      0    300    302
             2 19   1200     11     94      0      0      0    300    277
             2 19   1300     12     94      0      0      0    300    312
             2 19   1400     12     94      0      0      0    300    305
             2 19   1500     11     94      0      0      0    300    198
             2 19   1600     11     94      0      0      0    300    140
             2 19   1700     10     94      0      0      0    300     57






















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