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National Weather Service Report

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RECREATIONAL REPORT

 
 SXUS46 KSEW 241159
RECSEW

MOUNT RAINIER RECREATIONAL FORECAST
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE SEATTLE WA
459 AM PDT WED AUG 24 2016

.SYNOPSIS...
A STRONG UPPER LEVEL RIDGE OF HIGH PRESSURE OVER THE NORTH CENTRAL
PACIFIC WILL CONTINUE TO STEADILY BUILD EAST...RESULTING IN
CONTINUED WARMING ACROSS WESTERN WASHINGTON THROUGH FRIDAY.
TEMPERATURES WILL REACH WELL ABOVE NORMAL ALONG WITH INCREASED FIRE
DANGER IN THE LOWERED HUMIDITIES AND INCREASED WINDS. THIS WILL COME
TO A SHARP END ON SATURDAY AS AN UPPER LEVEL LOW PRESSURE DIVING
SOUTH THROUGH BC INTO WASHINGTON WILL BRING IN SHARPLY COOLER
TEMPERATURES AND A FEW LIGHT SHOWERS.

&&

.WEDNESDAY...SUNNY. FREEZING LEVEL NEAR 11500 FEET.
.WEDNESDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLEAR. FREEZING LEVEL NEAR 12000 FEET.
.THURSDAY...SUNNY. FREEZING LEVEL NEAR 12000 FEET.
.THURSDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLEAR. FREEZING LEVEL NEAR 13000 FEET.
.FRIDAY...SUNNY. FREEZING LEVEL NEAR 13000 FEET.

&&

TEMPERATURE AND WIND FORECASTS FOR SELECTED LOCATIONS.

WED WED THU THU FRI
NIGHT NIGHT

SUMMIT (14411 FT) 21 23 23 26 28
N 25 N 20 N 20 N 20 N 15

CAMP MUIR(10188 FT) 36 38 39 40 41
NE 5 NE 10 NE 5 SE 5 W 5

PARADISE (5420 FT) 67 51 70 54 70
E 5 NE 10 SE 5 NE 10 S 5

LONGMIRE (2760 FT) 77 51 79 53 80
NW 5 NE 5 SW 5 N 5 W 5

SUNRISE (6400 FT) 63 49 65 51 67
NE 5 S 5 NE 5 NW 5 N 5

OHANAPECOSH (1914 FT) 82 51 84 52 86
CALM NE 5 E 5 NE 5 S 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...

.FRIDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLEAR. FREEZING LEVEL NEAR 13500 FEET.
.SATURDAY...SUNNY IN THE MORNING THEN BECOMING PARTLY SUNNY.
FREEZING LEVEL NEAR 13000 FEET.
.SATURDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH A SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
SNOW LEVEL NEAR 11000 FEET.
.SUNDAY...PARTLY SUNNY. FREEZING LEVEL NEAR 11500 FEET.
.SUNDAY NIGHT...PARTLY CLOUDY IN THE EVENING THEN BECOMING MOSTLY
CLOUDY. A SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS. SNOW LEVEL NEAR 10500 FEET.
.MONDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY WITH A CHANCE OF SHOWERS. SNOW LEVEL NEAR
10000 FEET.
.MONDAY NIGHT...PARTLY CLOUDY WITH A SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
SNOW LEVEL NEAR 10500 FEET.
.TUESDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY WITH A SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS. SNOW
LEVEL NEAR 10000 FEET.




WEATHER.GOV/SEATTLE

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Paradise Telemetry

					
    8-24-2016
    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'
    ------------------------------------------------------------------------
      8 23  1000    57    55     3     9   207     0     0               764
      8 23  1100    57    55     6     9   268     0     0               893
      8 23  1200    59    54     7    11   262     0     0               968
      8 23  1300    61    57     8    13   256     0     0               958
      8 23  1400    63    56     9    13   260     0     0               929
      8 23  1500    63    60     9    14   265     0     0               816
      8 23  1600    63    57     9    13   270     0     0               653
      8 23  1700    62    55     9    12   266     0     0               461
      8 23  1800    56    67     7    12   275     0     0               254
      8 23  1900    53    74     4     9   274     0     0                75
      8 23  2000    53    74     2     4   349     0     0                 0
      8 23  2100    53    73     3     8    78     0     0                 0
      8 23  2200    52    72     3     5    60     0     0                 0
      8 23  2300    52    69     1     4    40     0     0                 0
      8 24     0    54    56     2     4    29     0     0                 0
      8 24   100    54    57     3     5    26     0     0                 0
      8 24   200    54    55     3     5    44     0     0                 0
      8 24   300    54    55     3     5    46     0     0                 0
      8 24   400    53    55     3     5    34     0     0                 0
      8 24   500    54    54     3     5    41     0     0                 0
      8 24   600    54    55     3     5    45     0     0                 9
      8 24   700    57    50     2     5    71     0     0               140
      8 24   800    59    46     4    11   102     0     0               380
      8 24   900    62    45     7    12   108     0     0               584


          

                                                           Total
                                                           Prec.
                                                           5400'
          ------------------------------------------------------
                                                               0













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Camp Muir Telemetry

					
          8-24-2016
          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'
          ---------------------------------------------------------------
             8 23   1000     44     35      0      4      8     29    692
             8 23   1100     43     44      0      3      5     22    829
             8 23   1200     48     32      0      4      7     11    910
             8 23   1300     39     69      0      3      7      4    912
             8 23   1400     43     60      0      4     10    356    899
             8 23   1500     43     67      2      4      8    355    809
             8 23   1600     43     62      0      1      4    357    659
             8 23   1700     46     59      0      1      3    354    475
             8 23   1800     38     62      0      3     10    353    187
             8 23   1900     38     67      0      3      6     16     13
             8 23   2000     37     77      0      1      6     31      1
             8 23   2100     36     85      0      0      0     37      0
             8 23   2200     37     68      0      0      0     42      0
             8 23   2300     34     82      0      0      0     50      0
             8 24      0     33     91      0      0      5     52      0
             8 24    100     34     59      0      3     10     37      0
             8 24    200     34     78      1      5     10     28      0
             8 24    300     34     83      2      5      8     19      0
             8 24    400     33     88      0      4      7     15      0
             8 24    500     33     83      0      3      7     16      0
             8 24    600     34     81      0      3      6     17     11
             8 24    700     37     72      0      3      8     17    116
             8 24    800     38     66      0      3      8     18    335
             8 24    900     38     65      0      4      7     19    523




















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