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National Weather Service Report

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RECREATIONAL REPORT

 
 SXUS46 KSEW 172309
RECSEW

Mount Rainier Recreational Forecast
National Weather Service Seattle WA
309 PM PST Fri Nov 17 2017

.SYNOPSIS...Weak high pressure will be over the area tonight and
Saturday. A strong front will reach the area Sunday. Periods of
wet weather with rather mild temperatures are likely next week.


&&

.IMPACTS...Winds will ease through Saturday but increase again
Saturday night. Sunday will be windy and stormy weather 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.

&&

.FRIDAY NIGHT...Mostly cloudy with a chance of showers. Snow
level near 2500 feet.
.SATURDAY...Partly sunny. Freezing level near 4500 feet.
.SATURDAY NIGHT...Mostly cloudy. A slight chance of. Freezing
level near 5000 feet.
.SUNDAY...Windy across the higher terrain. Cloudy with a chance
of rain and snow in the morning, then rain and snow in the afternoon.
Heavy snow accumulations. Snow level rising to 4500 feet.

&&

Temperature and wind forecasts for selected locations.

Fri Sat Sat Sun
Night Night

Summit (14411 FT) 6 7 9 10
W 45 W 40 SW 40 SW 65

Camp Muir(10188 FT) 13 20 22 23
W 30 SW 25 SW 35 SW 60

Paradise (5420 FT) 21 32 25 34
W 20 SW 5 W 15 SW 15

Longmire (2760 FT) 32 42 33 42
W 10 Calm Calm SE 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...Rain and snow. Snow level near 4000 feet.
.MONDAY...Mostly cloudy with a chance of rain and snow. Snow
level near 3000 feet.
.MONDAY NIGHT...Mostly cloudy with a slight chance of rain and
snow. Snow level near 3000 feet.
.TUESDAY...Mostly cloudy with a chance of rain and snow. Snow
level near 5000 feet.
.TUESDAY NIGHT...Rain. Snow level near 9000 feet.
.WEDNESDAY...Rain. Snow level near 9000 feet.
.WEDNESDAY NIGHT...Rain and snow likely. Snow level near
7500 feet.
.THANKSGIVING DAY...Rain and snow likely. Snow level near
6000 feet.
.THURSDAY NIGHT...Rain and snow likely. Snow level near
5000 feet.
.FRIDAY...Rain and snow likely. Snow level near 4500 feet.




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Paradise Telemetry

					
    11-18-2017
    Northwest Avalanche Center
    Paradise, Mt Rainier National Park, Washington

     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'
    ------------------------------------------------------------------------
     11 17  1700    25    97    18    28   259     0     0    12    64     2
     11 17  1800    24    97    19    28   256   .01   .01    12    62     0
     11 17  1900    24    97    18    30   250     0   .01    12    62     0
     11 17  2000    25    97    19    31   253     0   .01    12    62     0
     11 17  2100    25    97    17    28   257     0   .01    12    61     0
     11 17  2200    25    97    17    27   256     0   .01    12    62     0
     11 17  2300    26    97    16    23   262     0   .01    12    62     0
     11 18     0    26    98    15    22   262     0   .01    12    57     0
     11 18   100    26    98    16    22   264     0   .01    12    55     0
     11 18   200    26    98    14    21   262   .01   .02    12    54     0
     11 18   300    26    98    12    16   260   .01   .03    12    59     0
     11 18   400    27    98    10    14   258     0   .03    12    61     0
     11 18   500    26    98     7    12   265     0   .03    12    61     0
     11 18   600    26    98     4     9   271     0   .03    12    60     0
     11 18   700    26    97     3     6   261     0   .03    12    60     0
     11 18   800    26    97     0     3   239     0   .03    11    59    14
     11 18   900    28    97     2     6   113     0   .03    11    59    74
     11 18  1000    31    98     3     5    16     0   .03    11    58   221
     11 18  1100    34    96     2     4   281     0   .03    -0    58   412
     11 18  1200    34    95     3     5   290     0   .03    -0    56   411
     11 18  1300    36    89     4     7   278     0   .03    -0    54   449
     11 18  1400    37    81     5     6   275     0   .03    -0    54   363
     11 18  1500    35    87     4     6   298     0   .03    -0    54   251
     11 18  1600    30    94     4     8   291     0   .03    -0    56    94


          

                                                           Total
                                                           Prec.
                                                           5400'
          ------------------------------------------------------
                                                             .03















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Camp Muir Telemetry

					
          11-18-2017
          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'
          ---------------------------------------------------------------
            11 17   1700     19     85      0      0      0    242     16
            11 17   1800     19     87      0      0      0    242      0
            11 17   1900     19     87      0      0      0    242      0
            11 17   2000     18     81      0      0      0    242      0
            11 17   2100     18     70      0      0      0    242      0
            11 17   2200     19     63      0      0      0    242      0
            11 17   2300     18     65      0      0      0    242      0
            11 18      0     18     70      0      0      0    242      0
            11 18    100     17     64      0      0      0    242      0
            11 18    200     18     52      0      0      0    242      0
            11 18    300     19     48      0      0      0    242      0
            11 18    400     19     38      0      0      0    242      0
            11 18    500     17     43      0      0      0    242      0
            11 18    600     16     40      0      0      0    242      0
            11 18    700     19     41      0      0      0    242      0
            11 18    800     16     45      0      0      0    242     21
            11 18    900     18     52      0      0      0    242     94
            11 18   1000     21     53      0      0      0    242    165
            11 18   1100     21     60      0      0      0    242    374
            11 18   1200     21     59      0      0      0    242    470
            11 18   1300     21     59      0      0      0    242    480
            11 18   1400     22     55      0      0      0    242    452
            11 18   1500     22     47      0      0      0    242    285






















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