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National Weather Service Report

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RECREATIONAL REPORT

 
 SXUS46 KSEW 241058
RECSEW

MOUNT RAINIER RECREATIONAL FORECAST
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE SEATTLE WA
358 AM PDT FRI MAR 24 2017

.SYNOPSIS...AN UPPER TROUGH WILL BRING SHOWERS TODAY. SHOWERS
WILL DECREASE SATURDAY AS THE TROUGH SHIFTS INLAND. THE PATTERN
WILL REMAIN FAIRLY WET INTO THE MIDDLE OF NEXT WEEK AS A SERIES OF
WEATHER SYSTEMS MOVE THROUGH.

&&

.IMPACTS...STORMY WEATHER WILL CREATE DIFFICULT MOUNTAINEERING
CONDITIONS NEAR THE SUMMIT FRIDAY...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.

&&

...WINTER WEATHER ADVISORY IN EFFECT UNTIL 11 AM PDT THIS
MORNING...

.FRIDAY...SHOWERS. SNOW ACCUMULATION NEAR PARADISE OF 2 TO
6 INCHES. SNOW LEVEL NEAR 4000 FEET.
.FRIDAY NIGHT...SHOWERS. SNOW ACCUMULATION NEAR PARADISE OF 2 TO
5 INCHES. SNOW LEVEL NEAR 4000 FEET.
.SATURDAY...SHOWERS IN THE MORNING, THEN SHOWERS LIKELY IN THE
AFTERNOON. SNOW ACCUMULATION NEAR PARADISE OF 1 TO 2 INCHES.
TOTAL SNOW ACCUMULATION NEAR PARADISE 5 TO 13 INCHES. SNOW LEVEL
NEAR 3000 FEET.
.SATURDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLOUDY. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS IN THE
EVENING. SNOW LEVEL NEAR 3000 FEET.
.SUNDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH A SLIGHT CHANCE OF RAIN AND SNOW IN
THE MORNING, THEN RAIN AND SNOW LIKELY IN THE AFTERNOON. MODERATE
SNOW ACCUMULATIONS. SNOW LEVEL NEAR 2000 FEET INCREASING TO
3500 FEET IN THE AFTERNOON.

&&

TEMPERATURE AND WIND FORECASTS FOR SELECTED LOCATIONS.

FRI FRI SAT SAT SUN
NIGHT NIGHT

SUMMIT (14411 FT) -4 -6 -3 3 4
SW 45 SW 35 W 35 W 25 SW 35

CAMP MUIR(10188 FT) 14 11 8 14 14
SW 35 SW 30 W 20 SW 15 S 30

PARADISE (5420 FT) 35 26 34 23 37
SW 10 W 15 W 15 W 10 SW 5

LONGMIRE (2760 FT) 44 36 43 32 45
CALM CALM W 5 CALM CALM

++ 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...SHOWERS LIKELY IN THE EVENING, THEN SHOWERS AFTER
MIDNIGHT. SNOW LEVEL NEAR 4000 FEET.
.MONDAY...SHOWERS LIKELY. SNOW LEVEL NEAR 4000 FEET.
.MONDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH A CHANCE OF SHOWERS. SNOW
LEVEL NEAR 4500 FEET.
.TUESDAY...SHOWERS LIKELY. SNOW LEVEL NEAR 4000 FEET.
.TUESDAY NIGHT...SHOWERS LIKELY. SNOW LEVEL NEAR 4500 FEET.
.WEDNESDAY...RAIN AND SNOW. SNOW LEVEL NEAR 4500 FEET.
.WEDNESDAY NIGHT...SHOWERS LIKELY. SNOW LEVEL NEAR 4000 FEET.
.THURSDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH A CHANCE OF SHOWERS. SNOW LEVEL
NEAR 3500 FEET.




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Paradise Telemetry

					
    3-24-2017
    Northwest Avalanche Center
    Paradise, Mt Rainier National Park, Washington
    
    Feb 2017: Precip gage not fully heating, measurements may be delayed, 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'
    ------------------------------------------------------------------------
      3 24     0    31    98     5    16   277   .02   .02     7   148     0
      3 24   100    32    98     4    11   318   .03   .05     7   147     0
      3 24   200    31    98     4     6   294   .02   .07     8   150     0
      3 24   300    31    98     5    10   286   .02   .09     9   151     0
      3 24   400    31    98     6    10   290   .02   .11     9   152     0
      3 24   500    30    98     6    11   259   .02   .13    11   154     0
      3 24   600    31    98     5     9   283   .02   .15    11   154     0
      3 24   700    30    98     7    11   274   .02   .17    11   155     3
      3 24   800    31    96     6     9   267   .02   .19    13   155    16
      3 24   900    31    95     8    13   259   .02   .21    13   155    32
      3 24  1000    33    92     7    10   244   .03   .24    13   155    79
      3 24  1100    33    89     9    14   255   .04   .28    13   154   109
      3 24  1200    33    92    10    17   250   .05   .33    13   153   135
      3 24  1300    31    94     9    13   251   .04   .37    13   153    64
      3 24  1400    30    96    11    22   253   .04   .41    13   153    53
      3 24  1500    30    96    14    21   255   .03   .44     0   153    48
      3 24  1600    30    96    14    22   260   .02   .46     0   153    42
      3 24  1700    30    98    15    23   258   .02   .48     0   153    27
      3 24  1800    30    98    16    23   263   .02    .5     1   153    14
      3 24  1900    29    98    18    28   257   .01   .51     2   155     0
      3 24  2000    29    98    18    26   259   .01   .52     2   155     0
      3 24  2100    28    98    17    28   258   .01   .53     3   156     0
      3 24  2200    28    98    20    29   263   .01   .54     3   156     0
      3 24  2300    28    98    18    26   271   .01   .55     3   155     0


          

                                                           Total
                                                           Prec.
                                                           5400'
          ------------------------------------------------------
                                                             .55













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Camp Muir Telemetry

					
          3-24-2017
          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'
          ---------------------------------------------------------------
             3 24      0     16     96     34     39     49    259      0
             3 24    100     16     96     33     39     48    259      0
             3 24    200     17     97     35     40     50    259      0
             3 24    300     17     97     34     40     46    259      0
             3 24    400     17     96     34     40     48    259      0
             3 24    500     16     96     31     39     48    259      0
             3 24    600     16     96     31     37     47    259      0
             3 24    700     16     96     36     41     47    259     21
             3 24    800     16     96     32     39     50    259     98
             3 24    900     16     96     30     37     44    259    214
             3 24   1000     19     97     30     40     52    259    478
             3 24   1100     21     96     28     40     52    259    760
             3 24   1200     20     96     23     32     43    259    760
             3 24   1300     18     96     28     36     46    259    689
             3 24   1400     16     95     26     37     51    259    346
             3 24   1500     15     95     32     39     48    259    290
             3 24   1600     14     95     38     48     59    259    196
             3 24   1700     14     95     43     53     64    259     88
             3 24   1800     14     95     45     54     64    259     32
             3 24   1900     13     95     50     61     72    259      4
             3 24   2000     13     95     45     58     72    259      0
             3 24   2100     11     94     46     61     71    259      0
             3 24   2200     12     94     46     60     74    259      0
             3 24   2300     10     94     49     58     76    259      0





















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