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National Weather Service Report

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RECREATIONAL REPORT

 
 SXUS46 KSEW 250012
RECSEW

MOUNT RAINIER RECREATIONAL FORECAST
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE SEATTLE WA
412 PM PST FRI FEB 24 2017

.SYNOPSIS...SHOWERS WILL TAPER OFF ACROSS THE AREA TONIGHT, MAKING
WAY FOR PARTLY SUNNY WEATHER ON SATURDAY. ON SUNDAY, A LOW
PRESSURE SYSTEM WILL MOVE DOWN THE WASHINGTON COAST BRINGING SNOW
TO MOUNT RAINIER NATIONAL PARK. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS CONTINUES
THROUGH MUCH OF NEXT WEEK.

&&

.IMPACTS...STORMY WEATHER WILL CREATE DIFFICULT MOUNTAINEERING
CONDITIONS NEAR THE SUMMIT SATURDAY NIGHT INTO EARLY SUNDAY
MORNING...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.

&&

.FRIDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLOUDY. A CHANCE OF SNOW SHOWERS IN THE
EVENING.
.SATURDAY...MOSTLY SUNNY. FREEZING LEVEL NEAR 1000 FEET
INCREASING TO 2000 FEET IN THE AFTERNOON.
.SATURDAY NIGHT...WINDY. MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH A CHANCE OF SNOW
SHOWERS IN THE EVENING, THEN SNOW SHOWERS AFTER MIDNIGHT. SNOW
ACCUMULATION NEAR PARADISE OF 2 TO 5 INCHES.
.SUNDAY...SNOW SHOWERS. HEAVY SNOW ACCUMULATIONS.

&&

TEMPERATURE AND WIND FORECASTS FOR SELECTED LOCATIONS.

FRI SAT SAT SUN
NIGHT NIGHT

SUMMIT (14411 FT) -15 -2 -6 -13
NW 10 N 30 W 40 W 20

CAMP MUIR(10188 FT) 1 5 4 6
W 10 NW 20 W 30 SW 20

PARADISE (5420 FT) 12 27 19 24
NW 5 NW 5 W 25 SW 10

LONGMIRE (2760 FT) 23 37 29 33
NE 5 NW 10 NW 10 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 AND LONGMIRE ARE THE EXPECTED HIGHS AND
LOWS. WIND IS THE AVERAGE WIND EXPECTED DURING THAT PERIOD.

.EXTENDED FORECAST...

.SUNDAY NIGHT...SNOW SHOWERS LIKELY IN THE EVENING, THEN CLOUDY
WITH A CHANCE OF SNOW SHOWERS AFTER MIDNIGHT.
.MONDAY...SNOW SHOWERS LIKELY.
.MONDAY NIGHT...SNOW SHOWERS LIKELY.
.TUESDAY...SNOW SHOWERS.
.TUESDAY NIGHT...BREEZY. 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...BREEZY. RAIN AND SNOW LIKELY. SNOW LEVEL NEAR
3500 FEET.




WWW.WEATHER.GOV/SEATTLE

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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   900    18    92     0     3   309     0     0     2   129   123
      2 24  1000    21    89     1     4   236     0     0     2   128   219
      2 24  1100    24    85     1     7   203   .01   .01     2   128   258
      2 24  1200    25    85     3     8   210   .01   .02     2   128   228
      2 24  1300    27    80     2     6   178   .04   .06     2   127   358
      2 24  1400    32    75     2     6   172   .06   .12    -0   124   461
      2 24  1500    32    66     2     6   154   .05   .17    -0   125   427
      2 24  1600    23    84     0     4   154   .03    .2    -0   126   184
      2 24  1700    23    85     2     6   152   .01   .21     0   127    80
      2 24  1800    19    91     0     4   144     0   .21     0   128    14
      2 24  1900    18    93     2     5   102     0   .21     0   128     0
      2 24  2000    15    92     3     6    18     0   .21     0   127     0
      2 24  2100    15    92     0     3   265     0   .21     0   128     0
      2 24  2200    14    93     2     4   248     0   .21     0   127     0
      2 24  2300    14    90     2     3    30     0   .21     0   127     0
      2 25     0    17    91     1     3     3     0   .21     0   126     0
      2 25   100    17    91     2     4    55     0   .21     0   127     0
      2 25   200    17    89     2     4    88     0   .21     0   127     0
      2 25   300    16    91     3     5   296     0   .21     0   127     0
      2 25   400    17    89     3     5   265     0   .21     0   127     0
      2 25   500    17    88     1     4   258     0   .21     0   127     0
      2 25   600    17    88     1     3   270     0   .21     0   127     0
      2 25   700    14    90     1     4   265     0   .21     0   127     0
      2 25   800                 1     3   258                            50


          

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













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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    900      0     90      0      0      0     27    226
             2 24   1000      5     92      0      0      0    276    385
             2 24   1100     10     94      0      0      0    252    513
             2 24   1200     12     95      0      0      0    253    591
             2 24   1300     16     97      0      0      0    253    688
             2 24   1400     17     97      0      0      0    251    671
             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






















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