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National Weather Service Report

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RECREATIONAL REPORT

 
 SXUS46 KSEW 251052
RECSEW

MOUNT RAINIER RECREATIONAL FORECAST
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE SEATTLE WA
352 AM PDT SUN SEP 25 2016

.SYNOPSIS...A WEAK FRONT OVER BRITISH COLUMBIA WILL KEEP CLOUDS
OVER THE PARK THIS MORNING. A STRONG UPPER RIDGE WILL BUILD
LATER TODAY FOR SUNNY WARMER WEATHER INTO MONDAY. A WEAK FRONT
WILL MOVE THROUGH MONDAY NIGHT. GENERALLY DRY WEATHER IS EXPECTED
TUESDAY THROUGH THURSDAY. AN UPPER TROUGH WILL BRING A CHANCE OF
SHOWERS FRIDAY AND SATURDAY WITH LOW SNOW LEVELS.

&&

.IMPACTS...STRONG WINDS IN ALL AREAS ABOVE THE
TREELINE...INCLUDING THE MUIR SNOWFIELD...WILL MAKE IT EXTREMELY
DIFFICULT TO MOVE SAFELY IN ALPINE TERRAIN OR SET UP TENTS MONDAY
NIGHT.

&&

.SUNDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY IN THE MORNING THEN BECOMING SUNNY.
FREEZING LEVEL NEAR 14000 FEET.
.SUNDAY NIGHT...CLEAR. FREEZING LEVEL NEAR 15500 FEET.
.MONDAY...SUNNY. FREEZING LEVEL NEAR 14500 FEET.
.MONDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLEAR IN THE EVENING THEN BECOMING MOSTLY
CLOUDY. FREEZING LEVEL NEAR 12500 FEET.
.TUESDAY...CLOUDY WITH A SLIGHT CHANCE OF RAIN AND SNOW IN THE
MORNING...THEN PARTLY SUNNY IN THE AFTERNOON. SNOW LEVEL NEAR
8500 FEET.

&&

TEMPERATURE AND WIND FORECASTS FOR SELECTED LOCATIONS.

SUN SUN MON MON TUE
NIGHT NIGHT

SUMMIT (14411 FT) 30 33 33 25 24
W 25 SW 25 SW 35 SW 50 W 45

CAMP MUIR(10188 FT) 42 46 44 40 31
W 15 SW 20 SW 20 SW 35 W 20

PARADISE (5420 FT) 67 51 70 47 52
W 5 W 5 W 5 W 10 SW 10

LONGMIRE (2760 FT) 73 53 76 51 59
CALM CALM CALM CALM CALM

SUNRISE (6400 FT) 64 49 66 45 51
NW 5 W 5 W 5 W 5 NW 10

OHANAPECOSH (1914 FT) 75 49 79 49 65
S 5 NE 5 SE 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, LONGMIRE, SUNRISE, AND OHANAPECOSH ARE
THE EXPECTED HIGHS AND LOWS. WIND IS THE AVERAGE WIND EXPECTED
DURING THAT PERIOD.

.EXTENDED FORECAST...

.TUESDAY NIGHT...PARTLY CLOUDY. FREEZING LEVEL NEAR 10000 FEET.
.WEDNESDAY...MOSTLY SUNNY. FREEZING LEVEL NEAR 9500 FEET.
.WEDNESDAY NIGHT...PARTLY CLOUDY. FREEZING LEVEL NEAR 10000 FEET.
.THURSDAY...MOSTLY SUNNY. FREEZING LEVEL NEAR 8000 FEET.
.THURSDAY NIGHT...PARTLY CLOUDY WITH A SLIGHT CHANCE OF RAIN AND
SNOW. SNOW LEVEL NEAR 6500 FEET.
.FRIDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH A CHANCE OF SHOWERS. SNOW LEVEL NEAR
5500 FEET.
.FRIDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH A CHANCE OF SHOWERS. SNOW
LEVEL NEAR 5500 FEET.
.SATURDAY...CLOUDY WITH A CHANCE OF SHOWERS. SNOW LEVEL NEAR
5000 FEET.




WEATHER.GOV/SEATTLE

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Paradise Telemetry

					
    9-22-2016
    Northwest Avalanche Center
    Paradise, Mt Rainier National Park, Washington
    
    Total, 24 Hr Snow turned off for summer

     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 21  1400    48    76     7    13   221     0     0               542
      9 21  1500    46    79     4    11   254   .01   .01               198
      9 21  1600    45    71     5     8   260     0   .01               284
      9 21  1700    43    81     3     7   285     0   .01                66
      9 21  1800    41    78     2     5   293     0   .01                29
      9 21  1900    41    74     0     2   297     0   .01                 0
      9 21  2000    41    74     1     4   230     0   .01                 0
      9 21  2100    39    84     1     3   228     0   .01                 0
      9 21  2200    37    88     1     3   230     0   .01                 0
      9 21  2300    38    77     1     3   236     0   .01                 0
      9 22     0    38    71     1     4   243     0   .01                 0
      9 22   100    39    71     3     5    26     0   .01                 0
      9 22   200    38    69     2     4    51     0   .01                 0
      9 22   300    38    67     2     4    31     0   .01                 0
      9 22   400    38    68     2     3    22     0   .01                 0
      9 22   500    38    65     2     4    10     0   .01                 0
      9 22   600    37    68     1     4     4     0   .01                 0
      9 22   700    38    69     0     2    20     0   .01                62
      9 22   800    41    71     1     5   266     0   .01               260
      9 22   900    42    77     2     5   263     0   .01               460
      9 22  1000    42    87     4     7   266     0   .01               533
      9 22  1100    43    87     5     8   258     0   .01               601
      9 22  1200    46    76     7    12   267     0   .01               408
      9 22  1300    49    72     9    17   248     0   .01               524


          

                                                           Total
                                                           Prec.
                                                           5400'
          ------------------------------------------------------
                                                             .01













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Camp Muir Telemetry

					
          9-22-2016
          Northwest Avalanche Center
          Camp Muir, Mt Rainier National Park, Washington
          
          Wind gages unheated and may rime
          Solar pyranometer replaced by NPS July 30th

            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 21   1400     25     92      2      6     10     90    366
             9 21   1500     26     80      2      6     13     94    169
             9 21   1600     23     98      2      5     11     30    231
             9 21   1700     23     99      2      7     15    101     75
             9 21   1800     22     96      2      4      7    129     26
             9 21   1900     21     93      3     10     21     84      0
             9 21   2000     22     76      4      6     15    199      0
             9 21   2100     21     70      2      5     14    103      0
             9 21   2200     21     77      3      5      9    208      0
             9 21   2300     21     84      3      6     11     51      0
             9 22      0     22     67      1      5     10     11      0
             9 22    100     21     88      0      1      4    345      0
             9 22    200     22     69      0      3      6    290      0
             9 22    300     21     77      0      1      3    283      0
             9 22    400     21     69      0      2      6    312      0
             9 22    500     21     68      2      5      8     10      0
             9 22    600     21     50      0      2      8    308      2
             9 22    700     25     50      0      3      7    318     34
             9 22    800     33     41      0      0      3     41    242
             9 22    900     29     50      0      1      6    293    429
             9 22   1000     29     58      0      4      8    235    597
             9 22   1100     32     68      0      3      7    241    732
             9 22   1200     30     85      0      5     10    239    837
             9 22   1300     35     67      0      4      8    237    969




















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