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National Weather Service Report

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RECREATIONAL REPORT

 
 SXUS46 KSEW 062338 CCA
RECSEW

MOUNT RAINIER RECREATIONAL FORECAST
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE SEATTLE WA
333 PM PST TUE DEC 6 2016

.SYNOPSIS...COLD DRY AIR WILL BE OVER MOUNT RAINIER NATIONAL PARK
THROUGH WEDNESDAY NIGHT. A FRONT WILL REACH THE PARK THURSDAY
AFTERNOON. THERE WILL BE PERIODS OF SNOW THURSDAY NIGHT AND FRIDAY
AND SNOW SHOWERS ARE LIKELY OVER THE WEEKEND AND INTO EARLY NEXT
WEEK.

&&

.IMPACTS...STRONG WINDS NEAR THE SUMMIT WILL MAKE IT DIFFICULT TO
MOVE SAFELY AND COULD PRODUCE LOCAL WHITEOUT CONDITIONS. A HIGH
LEVEL OF SKILL AND EXPERIENCE IN ALPINE TERRAIN...INCLUDING USE OF
GPS...IS RECOMMENDED FOR NAVIGATION AND CAMPING IN THESE
CONDITIONS.

&&

.TUESDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLEAR. FREEZING LEVEL NEAR 1000 FEET.
.WEDNESDAY...SUNNY. FREEZING LEVEL NEAR 1000 FEET.
.WEDNESDAY NIGHT...WINDY. MOSTLY CLOUDY. FREEZING LEVEL NEAR
1000 FEET.
.THURSDAY...WINDY. SNOW LIKELY IN THE MORNING...THEN SNOW IN THE
AFTERNOON. HEAVY SNOW ACCUMULATIONS.

&&

TEMPERATURE AND WIND FORECASTS FOR SELECTED LOCATIONS.

TUE WED WED THU
NIGHT NIGHT

SUMMIT (14411 FT) -15 -7 -2 3
NW 40 N 25 SW 10 SW 50

CAMP MUIR(10188 FT) 0 6 13 17
NW 15 NE 10 S 15 S 40

PARADISE (5420 FT) 8 19 13 25
N 5 NE 15 NE 25 NE 25

LONGMIRE (2760 FT) 14 25 21 29
NE 5 E 10 E 20 E 25

++ 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...

.THURSDAY NIGHT... SNOW.
.FRIDAY... BREEZY...SNOW.
.FRIDAY NIGHT... BREEZY...SNOW.
.SATURDAY...SNOW IN THE MORNING...THEN SHOWERS IN THE AFTERNOON.
SNOW LEVEL NEAR 1500 FEET.
.SATURDAY NIGHT...SHOWERS IN THE EVENING...THEN SHOWERS LIKELY
AFTER MIDNIGHT. SNOW LEVEL NEAR 1500 FEET.
.SUNDAY...SHOWERS IN THE MORNING...THEN SHOWERS LIKELY IN THE
AFTERNOON. SNOW LEVEL NEAR 2000 FEET.
.SUNDAY NIGHT...SHOWERS LIKELY. SNOW LEVEL NEAR 1500 FEET.
.MONDAY...SHOWERS LIKELY. SNOW LEVEL NEAR 1500 FEET.
.MONDAY NIGHT...SHOWERS LIKELY. SNOW LEVEL NEAR 1000 FEET.
.TUESDAY...PARTLY SUNNY WITH A CHANCE OF SNOW SHOWERS.




WEATHER.GOV/SEATTLE

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Paradise Telemetry

					
    12-6-2016
    Northwest Avalanche Center
    Paradise, Mt Rainier National Park, Washington
    
    Park rangers not regularly clearing 24 Hr snow gage
    Wind speed may be frozen and not representative

     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'
    ------------------------------------------------------------------------
      12 5  2300    11    91     1     2   349     0     0    26    80     0
      12 6     0    12    91     2     4     3     0     0    26    80     0
      12 6   100    13    92     2     3    21     0     0    26    80     0
      12 6   200    14    92     1     4    49     0     0    25    80     0
      12 6   300    14    92     2     4    39     0     0    25    80     0
      12 6   400    13    92     1     4    40     0     0    25    79     0
      12 6   500    13    92     2     4    27     0     0    25    79     0
      12 6   600    12    92     3     4    33     0     0    25    79     0
      12 6   700    13    92     2     5    37     0     0    25    79     0
      12 6   800    12    92     2     4    46     0     0    25    78     2
      12 6   900    14    91     3     6    28     0     0    24    78    65
      12 6  1000    17    93     2     6    55     0     0     0    77   217
      12 6  1100    18    94     5    12    76     0     0     0    77   291
      12 6  1200    25    96     3     9    73     0     0     0    76   279
      12 6  1300    25    97     2     6    63     0     0     0    76   193
      12 6  1400    27    97     3     9    83     0     0     0    76   152
      12 6  1500    22    98     0     4    49     0     0     0    76    82
      12 6  1600    18    95     1     4   287     0     0     0    76    12
      12 6  1700    16    94     1     4   286     0     0     0    77     0
      12 6  1800    16    94     1     6   272   .01   .01     0    77     0
      12 6  1900    16    94     1     4   224   .01   .02     0    76     0
      12 6  2000    16    94     2     5   227     0   .02     0    76     0
      12 6  2100    15    93     1     4   234   .01   .03     0    76     0
      12 6  2200    15    93     0     4   234     0   .03     0    75     0


          

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












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Camp Muir Telemetry

					
          12-6-2016
          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'
          ---------------------------------------------------------------
             12 5   2300     -4     88      0      0      0     16      0
             12 6      0     -4     88      0      0      0    303      0
             12 6    100     -3     88      0      0      0    322      0
             12 6    200     -4     88      0      0      0      3      0
             12 6    300     -5     87      0      0      0     25      0
             12 6    400     -5     87      0      0      0     21      0
             12 6    500     -4     88      0      0      0      5      0
             12 6    600     -5     87      0      0      0    291      0
             12 6    700     -5     87      0      0      0    290      0
             12 6    800     -4     88      0      3     19    347     14
             12 6    900     -1     89      1      6     15    346    150
             12 6   1000      0     89      0      6     16      3    110
             12 6   1100     -0     89      5     11     16     19    301
             12 6   1200      0     90      6     10     15     33    469
             12 6   1300     -0     88      3      8     15     23    474
             12 6   1400     -0     89      4     10     15     11    422
             12 6   1500     -0     89      5      8     14    350    315
             12 6   1600     -2     89      4      7     11    307    162
             12 6   1700     -3     87      4      9     15    334     20
             12 6   1800     -2     86      5     13     19     10      0
             12 6   1900     -2     87      4     10     19    349      0
             12 6   2000     -2     86      6     12     20      6      0
             12 6   2100     -1     85      6     13     21     10      0
             12 6   2200     -0     83      4     10     18     12      0





















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