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National Weather Service Report

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RECREATIONAL REPORT

 
 SXUS46 KSEW 261048
RECSEW

MOUNT RAINIER RECREATIONAL FORECAST
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE SEATTLE WA
348 AM PDT THU MAY 26 2016

.SYNOPSIS...AN UPPER TROUGH WILL MOVE INTO THE AREA TODAY. ANOTHER
TROUGH WILL ARRIVE OVER THE WEEKEND. THESE FEATURES WILL KEEP
SHOWERS IN THE FORECAST THROUGH THE MEMORIAL DAY WEEKEND. AN
IMPROVING TREND WILL START ON MEMORIAL DAY AS AN UPPER LEVEL RIDGE
BUILDS OFFSHORE. SUNNIER AND MUCH WARMER WEATHER IS EXPECTED
BEGINNING TUESDAY AS THE RIDGE MOVES INLAND.

&&

.THURSDAY...CLOUDY WITH A CHANCE OF SHOWERS. SNOW LEVEL NEAR
7000 FEET DECREASING TO 5500 FEET IN THE AFTERNOON.
.THURSDAY NIGHT...WINDY. MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH A CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
SNOW LEVEL NEAR 5500 FEET DECREASING TO 4500 FEET AFTER MIDNIGHT.
.FRIDAY...BREEZY...SHOWERS. SNOW ACCUMULATION UP TO 1 INCH. SNOW
LEVEL NEAR 4500 FEET.
.FRIDAY NIGHT...SHOWERS. LIGHT SNOW ACCUMULATIONS. SNOW LEVEL
NEAR 4500 FEET.
.SATURDAY...SHOWERS LIKELY. SNOW LEVEL NEAR 5000 FEET.

&&

TEMPERATURE AND WIND FORECASTS FOR SELECTED LOCATIONS.

THU THU FRI FRI SAT
NIGHT NIGHT

SUMMIT (14411 FT) 11 7 2 2 7
W 30 W 55 NW 45 NW 45 W 45

CAMP MUIR(10188 FT) 30 18 14 14 21
NW 25 NW 40 W 30 NW 20 W 25

PARADISE (5420 FT) 42 32 38 31 42
W 10 W 25 NW 15 NW 15 W 10

LONGMIRE (2700 FT) 48 38 46 38 49
W 10 W 10 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...

.SATURDAY NIGHT...SHOWERS LIKELY. SNOW LEVEL NEAR 6500 FEET.
.SUNDAY...SHOWERS LIKELY. SNOW LEVEL NEAR 6500 FEET.
.SUNDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH A CHANCE OF SHOWERS. SNOW
LEVEL NEAR 7500 FEET.
.MEMORIAL DAY...PARTLY SUNNY WITH A CHANCE OF SHOWERS. SNOW LEVEL
NEAR 7000 FEET.
.MONDAY NIGHT...PARTLY CLOUDY. FREEZING LEVEL NEAR 8500 FEET.
.TUESDAY THROUGH WEDNESDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY AND WARMER.
FREEZING LEVEL NEAR 11000 FEET.




WEATHER.GOV/SEATTLE

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Paradise Telemetry

					
    5-26-2016
    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 25  1500    42    97     5     8   260   .01   .01     0    88   165
      5 25  1600    41    98     5     9   248   .01   .02     0    88    80
      5 25  1700    41    98     5     8   238   .01   .03     0    89    53
      5 25  1800    40    99     4     8   230     0   .03     0    89    30
      5 25  1900    39    99     4     9   223   .01   .04     0    89    12
      5 25  2000    38    99     4     6   222   .01   .05     0    89     2
      5 25  2100    38    99     3     6   214     0   .05     0    89     0
      5 25  2200    38    99     2     6   213     0   .05     0    89     0
      5 25  2300    38    99     2     7   251   .01   .06     0    89     0
      5 26     0    37    99     4     8   260   .02   .08     0    89     0
      5 26   100    36    99     6     9   260   .01   .09     0    89     0
      5 26   200    35    99     6     9   255   .03   .12     0    89     0
      5 26   300    34    99     5     9   255   .04   .16     0    89     0
      5 26   400    33    99     6     8   266   .03   .19     0    89     0
      5 26   500    32    99     6    11   266   .02   .21     0    89     4
      5 26   600    32   100     6     9   263     0   .21     0    89    28
      5 26   700    33    99     6     9   257   .01   .22     0    89   109
      5 26   800    32    99     7    10   259   .01   .23     0    89   164
      5 26   900    32    99     6     9   272     0   .23     0    89   153
      5 26  1000    33    97     6    10   266     0   .23     0    88   204
      5 26  1100    34    96     6    10   269     0   .23     0    88   211
      5 26  1200    34    96     7    11   264     0   .23     0    88   186
      5 26  1300    35    96     8    11   260     0   .23     0    87   210
      5 26  1400    35    97     7    11   261     0   .23     0    87   194


          

                                                           Total
                                                           Prec.
                                                           5400'
          ------------------------------------------------------
                                                             .23















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Camp Muir Telemetry

					
          5-26-2016
          Northwest Avalanche Center
          Camp Muir, Mt Rainier National Park, Washington
          
          Wind gages unheated and may rime
          Solar pyranometer not working since early Feb '16

            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 25   1500     34     55      3      4      5    227      0
             5 25   1600     35     59      0      0      5    241      0
             5 25   1700     35     54      0      1      4      7      0
             5 25   1800     32     54      0      1      5    259      0
             5 25   1900     33     41      0      0      4    288      0
             5 25   2000     32     32      0      3      7    290      0
             5 25   2100     32     31      0      3      7     19      0
             5 25   2200     31     30      0      4      6     18      0
             5 25   2300     33     26      0      4      8      7      0
             5 26      0     30     36      0      3      6      2      0
             5 26    100     31     30      0      3      6     25      0
             5 26    200     31     31      0      2      5    325      0
             5 26    300     31     27      0      3      5    284      0
             5 26    400     31     27      0      3      6    285      0
             5 26    500     31     32      0      3      6    339      0
             5 26    600     32     30      0      2      5     35      0
             5 26    700     40     26      0      2      6    276      0
             5 26    800     36     21      0      0      2    240      0
             5 26    900     37     26      0      0      4    205      0
             5 26   1000     38     23      0      2      5     55      0
             5 26   1100     33     28      0      2      6     76      0
             5 26   1200     33     27      0      3      9    103      0
             5 26   1300     39     29      0      1      5     83      0





















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