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National Weather Service Report

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RECREATIONAL REPORT

 
 SXUS46 KSEW 282216
RECSEW

MOUNT RAINIER RECREATIONAL FORECAST
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE SEATTLE WA
316 PM PDT WED SEP 28 2016

.SYNOPSIS...DRY SOUTHWEST FLOW ALOFT WILL BRING MOSTLY SUNNY
WEATHER TO MOUNT RAINIER NATIONAL PARK THROUGH FRIDAY. AN UPPER
LEVEL TROUGH WILL BRING SHOWERY AND COOLER WEATHER FRIDAY NIGHT
THROUGH THE WEEKEND, WITH THE SNOW LEVEL FALLING TO AROUND 6000
FEET. UNSETTLED WEATHER WILL LIKELY CONTINUE EARLY NEXT WEEK IN
NORTHWEST FLOW ALOFT.

&&

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

&&

.WEDNESDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLEAR. FREEZING LEVEL NEAR 11500 FEET.
.THURSDAY...MOSTLY SUNNY. FREEZING LEVEL NEAR 10500 FEET.
.THURSDAY NIGHT...PARTLY CLOUDY. FREEZING LEVEL NEAR 9500 FEET.
.FRIDAY...MOSTLY SUNNY. FREEZING LEVEL NEAR 9000 FEET.

&&

TEMPERATURE AND WIND FORECASTS FOR SELECTED LOCATIONS.

WED THU THU FRI
NIGHT NIGHT

SUMMIT (14411 FT) 19 17 14 9
SW 30 SW 35 S 40 S 40

CAMP MUIR(10188 FT) 38 35 33 26
SW 20 S 20 SW 20 S 15

PARADISE (5420 FT) 43 56 36 49
NW 5 W 5 NW 5 W 10

LONGMIRE (2760 FT) 46 63 41 58
CALM W 5 CALM W 5

SUNRISE (6400 FT) 42 53 37 46
S 5 CALM NW 5 NW 5

OHANAPECOSH (1914 FT) 44 65 40 58
E 5 S 5 E 5 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, LONGMIRE, SUNRISE, AND OHANAPECOSH ARE
THE EXPECTED HIGHS AND LOWS. WIND IS THE AVERAGE WIND EXPECTED
DURING THAT PERIOD.

.EXTENDED FORECAST...

.FRIDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLOUDY. A SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS IN THE
EVENING...THEN A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AFTER MIDNIGHT. SNOW LEVEL
NEAR 6500 FEET.
.SATURDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH A CHANCE OF SHOWERS. SNOW LEVEL
NEAR 5500 FEET.
.SATURDAY NIGHT...CLOUDY WITH A CHANCE OF SHOWERS. SNOW LEVEL
NEAR 6000 FEET.
.SUNDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH A CHANCE OF SHOWERS. SNOW LEVEL NEAR
5500 FEET.
.SUNDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH A CHANCE OF SHOWERS. SNOW
LEVEL NEAR 6500 FEET.
.MONDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH A CHANCE OF SHOWERS. SNOW LEVEL NEAR
6000 FEET.
.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 5500 FEET.
.TUESDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH A CHANCE OF SHOWERS. SNOW
LEVEL NEAR 6000 FEET.
.WEDNESDAY...PARTLY SUNNY WITH A CHANCE OF SHOWERS. SNOW LEVEL
NEAR 6500 FEET.




WEATHER.GOV/SEATTLE

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Paradise Telemetry

					
    9-28-2016
    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 27  1800    47    96     1     4   256     0     0                16
      9 27  1900    47    95     2     5   144     0     0                 0
      9 27  2000    44    93     2     4    84     0     0                 0
      9 27  2100    47    66     2     6    61     0     0                 0
      9 27  2200    51    71     3     6    41     0     0                 0
      9 27  2300    51    72     4     6    45     0     0                 0
      9 28     0    50    56     4     6    51     0     0                 0
      9 28   100    53    41     3     5    54     0     0                 0
      9 28   200    54    39     3     5    11     0     0                 0
      9 28   300    54    39     3     6   335     0     0                 0
      9 28   400    54    40     3     7   341     0     0                 0
      9 28   500    54    43     3     7   342     0     0                 0
      9 28   600    53    49     4     8   330     0     0                 0
      9 28   700    54    53     2     7   312     0     0                31
      9 28   800    56    55     2     3   324     0     0               139
      9 28   900    59    51     3     6   291     0     0               386
      9 28  1000    58    56     6     9   266     0     0               584
      9 28  1100    59    57     7     9   263     0     0               667
      9 28  1200    60    57     6     9   269     0     0               761
      9 28  1300    61    54     6     9   269     0     0               774
      9 28  1400    60    61     5     8   267     0     0               711
      9 28  1500    58    70     5     6   261     0     0               591
      9 28  1600    58    73     5     8   257     0     0               424
      9 28  1700    52    88     4     7   263     0     0               230


          

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













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Camp Muir Telemetry

					
          9-28-2016
          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 27   1800     38      3      2      8     14    278     14
             9 27   1900     39      3      9     12     16    284      0
             9 27   2000     38      7      5     10     13    280      0
             9 27   2100     38      7     11     16     21    282      0
             9 27   2200     38      6     15     20     26    277      0
             9 27   2300     41      6     16     24     35    276      0
             9 28      0     39      9     22     28     34    272      0
             9 28    100     40      7     25     33     40    280      0
             9 28    200     40      6     28     39     45    277      0
             9 28    300     38     12     32     38     43    277      0
             9 28    400     35     13     25     31     38    270      0
             9 28    500     33     14     21     26     31    271      0
             9 28    600     36     13     21     27     31    284      1
             9 28    700     36     11     22     27     31    275     31
             9 28    800     38     15     20     24     28    277    126
             9 28    900     39     14     22     25     28    270    347
             9 28   1000     39     14     22     26     30    259    484
             9 28   1100     41     10     23     27     31    277    637
             9 28   1200     40     13     23     27     33    273    748
             9 28   1300     41     29     23     26     30    268    764
             9 28   1400     40     37     23     29     34    266    719
             9 28   1500     41     30     24     30     35    264    613
             9 28   1600     41     37     25     30     36    266    457
             9 28   1700     37     67     21     27     34    265    107




















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