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National Weather Service Report

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RECREATIONAL REPORT

 
 SXUS46 KSEW 272211
RECSEW

MOUNT RAINIER RECREATIONAL FORECAST
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE SEATTLE WA
311 PM PDT TUE SEP 27 2016

.SYNOPSIS...SOUTHWEST FLOW ALOFT WILL MAINTAIN A GENERALLY DRY AIR
MASS OVER MOUNT RAINIER NATIONAL PARK WEDNESDAY AND THURSDAY. AN
UPPER LEVEL TROUGH WILL BRING COOL AND SHOWERY WEATHER FRIDAY
THROUGH THE WEEKEND. THE SNOW LEVEL WILL FALL TO 6000 FEET OR
LOWER SATURDAY THROUGH TUESDAY.

&&

.IMPACTS...STRONG SOUTHWEST WINDS ALOFT NEAR THE TOP OF MOUNT
RAINIER TUESDAY NIGHT WILL POSE A HAZARD TO CLIMBERS. THIS CAN
MAKE MOVEMENT DIFFICULT AND LOWER THE VISIBILITY AT TIMES IN
BLOWING SNOW.

&&

.TUESDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLEAR. FREEZING LEVEL NEAR 11500 FEET.
.WEDNESDAY...SUNNY. FREEZING LEVEL NEAR 11000 FEET.
.WEDNESDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLEAR. FREEZING LEVEL NEAR 11500 FEET.
.THURSDAY...MOSTLY SUNNY. FREEZING LEVEL NEAR 10000 FEET.

&&

TEMPERATURE AND WIND FORECASTS FOR SELECTED LOCATIONS.

TUE WED WED THU
NIGHT NIGHT

SUMMIT (14411 FT) 21 19 19 17
SW 40 SW 35 SW 35 S 40

CAMP MUIR(10188 FT) 38 38 38 36
SW 20 SW 15 SW 20 S 25

PARADISE (5420 FT) 45 60 44 54
N 5 SW 5 NW 5 W 5

LONGMIRE (2760 FT) 47 66 47 60
NE 5 W 5 CALM W 5

SUNRISE (6400 FT) 42 57 42 51
S 5 E 5 S 5 CALM

OHANAPECOSH (1914 FT) 45 68 44 62
NE 5 SW 5 E 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...

.THURSDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLOUDY. FREEZING LEVEL NEAR 9000 FEET.
.FRIDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. A SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS IN THE
AFTERNOON. SNOW LEVEL NEAR 8000 FEET.
.FRIDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH A CHANCE OF SHOWERS. SNOW
LEVEL NEAR 7000 FEET.
.SATURDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH A CHANCE OF SHOWERS. SNOW LEVEL
NEAR 6000 FEET.
.SATURDAY NIGHT...SHOWERS LIKELY. SNOW LEVEL NEAR 5500 FEET.
.SUNDAY...SHOWERS LIKELY. SNOW LEVEL NEAR 5500 FEET.
.SUNDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH A CHANCE OF SHOWERS. SNOW
LEVEL NEAR 5500 FEET.
.MONDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH A CHANCE OF SHOWERS. SNOW LEVEL NEAR
5000 FEET INCREASING TO 6000 FEET IN THE AFTERNOON.
.MONDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH A CHANCE OF SHOWERS. SNOW
LEVEL NEAR 6000 FEET.
.TUESDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH A CHANCE OF SHOWERS. SNOW LEVEL
NEAR 6000 FEET.




WEATHER.GOV/SEATTLE

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Paradise Telemetry

					
    9-27-2016
    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 26  1800    59    79     6    11   276     0     0                65
      9 26  1900    57    79     3     6   292     0     0                 0
      9 26  2000    54    88     4     7   274     0     0                 0
      9 26  2100    52    92     4     6   287     0     0                 0
      9 26  2200    52    94     4     8   299     0     0                 0
      9 26  2300    51    97     3     6   309     0     0                 0
      9 27     0    50    95     4     7   292     0     0                 0
      9 27   100    50    98     7    12   278     0     0                 0
      9 27   200    50    98     8    11   272     0     0                 0
      9 27   300    48    99     7    14   269     0     0                 0
      9 27   400    47    98     6     9   266     0     0                 0
      9 27   500    46    99     5    10   268     0     0                 0
      9 27   600    46    99     6     9   262     0     0                 0
      9 27   700    46    99     5     9   267     0     0                 6
      9 27   800    46    99     4     6   270     0     0                23
      9 27   900    46    98     2     6   290     0     0                80
      9 27  1000    47    95     3     6   202     0     0               478
      9 27  1100    48    94     2     5   224     0     0               290
      9 27  1200    49    92     2     4   233     0     0               219
      9 27  1300    52    88     4     8   251     0     0               443
      9 27  1400    54    86     6     9   256     0     0               700
      9 27  1500    54    84     6    10   265     0     0               632
      9 27  1600    50    94     5     9   270     0     0               369
      9 27  1700    48    97     4     7   267     0     0                53


          

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













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Camp Muir Telemetry

					
          9-27-2016
          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 26   1800     44     34     19     36     47    266     16
             9 26   1900     44     66     22     31     46    269      0
             9 26   2000     44     70     22     32     43    262      0
             9 26   2100     43     77     26     34     42    263      0
             9 26   2200     42     76     22     36     45    268      0
             9 26   2300     41     81     26     35     49    261      0
             9 27      0     42     69     24     44     55    265      0
             9 27    100     40     85     36     49     59    269      0
             9 27    200     40     87     25     40     57    272      0
             9 27    300     40     61     23     40     57    268      0
             9 27    400     41     14     19     31     47    274      0
             9 27    500     43     29     20     34     51    271      0
             9 27    600     42     57     26     38     49    271      1
             9 27    700     43     50     26     36     54    274     26
             9 27    800     41     16     22     34     48    272    217
             9 27    900     46      5     19     31     44    272    402
             9 27   1000     45      8     20     36     52    263    572
             9 27   1100     47      5     21     31     46    268    702
             9 27   1200     47     10     11     22     37    271    773
             9 27   1300     48     23      2     15     30    255    786
             9 27   1400     42     21      2     10     24    246    740
             9 27   1500     43     25      3      9     18    253    632
             9 27   1600     43     36      0      5     11    245    471
             9 27   1700     40     27      0      3      8    262    101




















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