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National Weather Service Report

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RECREATIONAL REPORT

 
 SXUS46 KSEW 221050
RECSEW

MOUNT RAINIER RECREATIONAL FORECAST
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE SEATTLE WA
350 AM PDT MON MAY 22 2017

.SYNOPSIS...WARMEST DAYS OF THE YEAR FOR MOST PLACES TODAY WITH AN
UPPER LEVEL RIDGE OVER THE AREA. STRONG ONSHORE FLOW WILL DEVELOP
ON TUESDAY WITH AN UPPER LEVEL TROUGH RAPIDLY MOVING TOWARD
WESTERN WASHINGTON SPREADING CLOUDS INTO THE AREA AND BRINGING
COOLER CONDITIONS. THE UPPER TROUGH WILL WEAKEN AND SHIFT EAST
THURSDAY AND AN UPPER RIDGE WILL ARRIVE NEXT WEEKEND.

&&

.IMPACTS...STRONG WINDS AT AND ABOVE 10,000 FEET WILL MAKE IT
DIFFICULT TO MOVE SAFELY AND COULD PRODUCE LOCAL WHITEOUT
CONDITIONS TUESDAY NIGHT INTO WEDNESDAY. A HIGH LEVEL OF SKILL
AND EXPERIENCE IN ALPINE TERRAIN...INCLUDING USE OF GPS...IS
RECOMMENDED FOR NAVIGATION AND CAMPING IN THESE CONDITIONS.

&&

.MONDAY...SUNNY. FREEZING LEVEL NEAR 13000 FEET.
.MONDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLEAR. FREEZING LEVEL NEAR 13500 FEET.
.TUESDAY...SUNNY. FREEZING LEVEL NEAR 13000 FEET.
.TUESDAY NIGHT...WINDY. PARTLY CLOUDY IN THE EVENING THEN
BECOMING MOSTLY CLOUDY. A SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS. SNOW LEVEL
NEAR 11500 FEET DECREASING TO 6500 FEET AFTER MIDNIGHT.
.WEDNESDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH A CHANCE OF SHOWERS. SNOW LEVEL
NEAR 6000 FEET.

&&

TEMPERATURE AND WIND FORECASTS FOR SELECTED LOCATIONS.

MON MON TUE TUE WED
NIGHT NIGHT

SUMMIT (14411 FT) 26 28 27 18 10
NW 10 W 10 W 35 W 80 NW 55

CAMP MUIR(10188 FT) 39 43 42 26 20
E 5 W 5 W 20 W 55 NW 35

PARADISE (5420 FT) 74 49 67 36 44
NE 5 NW 5 NW 15 NW 35 NW 15

LONGMIRE (2760 FT) 81 54 74 41 50
E 5 CALM W 10 W 15 W 10

++ 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...

.WEDNESDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH A CHANCE OF SHOWERS. SNOW
LEVEL NEAR 6000 FEET.
.THURSDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH A CHANCE OF SHOWERS. SNOW LEVEL
NEAR 7000 FEET.
.THURSDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH A CHANCE OF SHOWERS. SNOW
LEVEL NEAR 7000 FEET.
.FRIDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH A CHANCE OF SHOWERS. A SLIGHT
CHANCE OF THUNDERSTORMS. SNOW LEVEL NEAR 7000 FEET.
.FRIDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLOUDY. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
A SLIGHT CHANCE OF THUNDERSTORMS IN THE EVENING. SNOW LEVEL
NEAR 8500 FEET.
.SATURDAY...PARTLY SUNNY. FREEZING LEVEL NEAR 10000 FEET.
.SATURDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLOUDY. FREEZING LEVEL NEAR 10500 FEET.
.SUNDAY...MOSTLY SUNNY. FREEZING LEVEL NEAR 11000 FEET.




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Paradise Telemetry

					
    5-24-2017
    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'
    ------------------------------------------------------------------------
      5 23  1200    66    47    11    21   253     0     0     0   144  1098
      5 23  1300    65    33    13    22   246     0     0     0   144  1114
      5 23  1400    64    41    16    26   258     0     0     0   143  1058
      5 23  1500    62    45    19    32    39     0     0     0   143   937
      5 23  1600    59    32    22    36    34     0     0     0   141   795
      5 23  1700    58    35    22    38   340     0     0    -0   142   607
      5 23  1800    51    61    24    41    22     0     0     0   143   390
      5 23  1900    46    77    26    47    18     0     0     0   143   152
      5 23  2000    42    65    22    36   252     0     0     0   144    26
      5 23  2100    40    33    21    36   254     0     0     0   144     0
      5 23  2200    37    30    20    31   258     0     0     0   144     0
      5 23  2300    36    31    20    43   248     0     0     0   143     0
      5 24     0    31    64    12    33   265     0     0     0   143     0
      5 24   100    28    86     7    12   286     0     0     0   143     0
      5 24   200    28    95     7    11   272     0     0     0   143     0
      5 24   300    28    98     5    10   261     0     0     0   143     0
      5 24   400    28    98     4     8   258     0     0     0   144     0
      5 24   500    28    98     3     8   250     0     0     0   143     3
      5 24   600    28    98     3     6   241     0     0     0   143    20
      5 24   700    30    97     4     9   234     0     0     0   143    86
      5 24   800    31    97     4     8   263     0     0     0   143    96
      5 24   900    32    96     4     6   271     0     0     0   143   157
      5 24  1000    33    93     2     6   254     0     0     0   143   254
      5 24  1100    38    77     4    13    65     0     0     0   143   376


          

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















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Camp Muir Telemetry

					
          5-24-2017
          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'
          ---------------------------------------------------------------
             5 23   1200     44     26      0      4     17    301   1044
             5 23   1300     42     21      2     18     31    260   1072
             5 23   1400     44     10     14     22     31    262   1034
             5 23   1500     41     15     14     27     43    267    940
             5 23   1600     42     15     18     27     43    272    795
             5 23   1700     39     18     18     30     43    283    609
             5 23   1800     37     44     24     43     63    272    281
             5 23   1900     37     25     22     36     62    283     22
             5 23   2000     34     17     12     32     53    274     10
             5 23   2100     35      9     12     26     49    282      0
             5 23   2200     35     12     16     23     34    312      0
             5 23   2300     34     12     16     26     43    308      0
             5 24      0     32     14      7     17     30    313      0
             5 24    100     26     22      8     17     37     81      0
             5 24    200     24     26      6     20     51     87      0
             5 24    300     25     21      8     17     34    122      0
             5 24    400     25     17      9     21     49     73      0
             5 24    500     26     26      7     21     40     77     14
             5 24    600     26     23      5     21     39     71    129
             5 24    700     26     18      5     16     34     86    304
             5 24    800     22     47      5     18     42     38    504
             5 24    900     28     50      3     14     37     38    690
             5 24   1000     23     51      2     12     22     70    861






















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