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National Weather Service Report

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RECREATIONAL REPORT

 
 SXUS46 KSEW 301101
RECSEW

MOUNT RAINIER RECREATIONAL FORECAST
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE SEATTLE WA
401 AM PDT FRI SEP 30 2016

.SYNOPSIS...A LARGE UPPER LEVEL LOW JUST OFFSHORE WILL BRING MORE
CLOUDS AND SCATTERED SHOWERS TO WESTERN WASHINGTON TONIGHT THROUGH
THIS WEEKEND BEFORE MOVING EAST SUNDAY AFTERNOON. AN OCCLUDED FRONT
COULD BRING SOME RAIN TO THE AREA LATE MONDAY. MOIST WESTERLY FLOW
ALOFT WILL PREVAIL THE REST OF NEXT WEEK FOR MOSTLY CLOUDY SKIES AND
A CHANCE OF RAIN.

&&

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

&&

.FRIDAY...MOSTLY SUNNY. FREEZING LEVEL NEAR 9000 FEET.
.FRIDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLOUDY. A SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS AFTER
MIDNIGHT. SNOW LEVEL NEAR 6500 FEET.
.SATURDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH A CHANCE OF SHOWERS IN THE
MORNING...THEN SHOWERS LIKELY IN THE AFTERNOON. SNOW ACCUMULATION
NEAR PARADISE UP TO 1 INCH. SNOW LEVEL NEAR 5500 FEET.
.SATURDAY NIGHT...CLOUDY. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS. SNOW LEVEL NEAR
5500 FEET.
.SUNDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. A SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS IN THE
MORNING...THEN A CHANCE OF SHOWERS IN THE AFTERNOON. SNOW LEVEL
NEAR 6000 FEET.

&&

TEMPERATURE AND WIND FORECASTS FOR SELECTED LOCATIONS.

FRI FRI SAT SAT SUN
NIGHT NIGHT

SUMMIT (14411 FT) 9 4 0 2 4
S 40 S 40 SW 25 SW 20 E 10

CAMP MUIR(10188 FT) 26 21 18 19 21
S 20 SW 20 SW 25 SW 20 SE 10

PARADISE (5420 FT) 48 34 40 34 44
W 10 W 10 SW 5 SW 5 E 5

LONGMIRE (2760 FT) 57 42 50 41 53
SW 5 N 5 E 5 NE 5 E 5

SUNRISE (6400 FT) 46 29 37 30 41
NW 5 NW 5 S 5 S 5 SE 5

OHANAPECOSH (1914 FT) 58 40 51 38 53
S 5 E 5 S 5 CALM W 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...

.SUNDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH A SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
SNOW LEVEL NEAR 6500 FEET.
.MONDAY...PARTLY SUNNY. FREEZING LEVEL NEAR 7500 FEET.
.MONDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH A CHANCE OF RAIN AND SNOW.
SNOW LEVEL NEAR 6500 FEET.
.TUESDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH A CHANCE OF SHOWERS. SNOW LEVEL
NEAR 6500 FEET.
.TUESDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH A CHANCE OF SHOWERS. SNOW
LEVEL NEAR 6500 FEET.
.WEDNESDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH A CHANCE OF SHOWERS. SNOW LEVEL
NEAR 6500 FEET.
.WEDNESDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH A CHANCE OF RAIN AND SNOW.
SNOW LEVEL NEAR 6500 FEET.
.THURSDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH A CHANCE OF RAIN AND SNOW. SNOW
LEVEL NEAR 7500 FEET.




WEATHER.GOV/SEATTLE

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Paradise Telemetry

					
    9-30-2016
    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 29  1100    56    73     5     7   262     0     0               759
      9 29  1200    55    73     4     6   270     0     0               657
      9 29  1300    55    74     5     8   270     0     0               664
      9 29  1400    48    90     5     9   262     0     0               596
      9 29  1500    46    93     5     8   266     0     0               249
      9 29  1600    46    93     4     6   277     0     0               144
      9 29  1700    44    96     3     6   279     0     0                51
      9 29  1800    43    97     1     4   292     0     0                 9
      9 29  1900    42    98     0     4   243     0     0                 0
      9 29  2000    42    99     2     6   240     0     0                 0
      9 29  2100    42    98     2     7   167     0     0                 0
      9 29  2200    41    98     2     5   177     0     0                 0
      9 29  2300    41    98     2     6   178     0     0                 0
      9 30     0    40    98     1     5   174     0     0                 0
      9 30   100    39    97     0     3   200     0     0                 0
      9 30   200    38    96     1     4   193     0     0                 0
      9 30   300    35    97     2     4   186     0     0                 0
      9 30   400    34    96     2     5   209     0     0                 0
      9 30   500    34    87     2     5   159     0     0                 0
      9 30   600    37    45     2     5   323     0     0                 0
      9 30   700    40    27     2     4   340     0     0                39
      9 30   800    48    22     0     2   347     0     0               230
      9 30   900    50    13     2     5   309     0     0               428
      9 30  1000    49    13     2     5   291     0     0               603


          

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













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Camp Muir Telemetry

					
          9-30-2016
          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 29   1100     37     62     29     34     40    264    485
             9 29   1200     35     91     26     31     37    263    533
             9 29   1300     33    100     21     25     30    248    391
             9 29   1400     33     82     23     26     32    262    436
             9 29   1500     32     83     19     22     27    266    299
             9 29   1600     33     28     17     21     26    266    173
             9 29   1700     33     16     17     21     24    278     81
             9 29   1800     32      9     14     18     22    277     15
             9 29   1900     35     28     17     21     26    275      0
             9 29   2000     34     23     20     26     34    271      0
             9 29   2100     35     18     29     36     45    265      0
             9 29   2200     34     13     39     45     54    264      0
             9 29   2300     34     14     39     46     52    263      0
             9 30      0     35     15     45     49     54    272      0
             9 30    100     34     12     42     49     55    271      0
             9 30    200     33      8     30     44     55    270      0
             9 30    300     31      8     30     36     40    267      0
             9 30    400     31      8     28     37     46    268      0
             9 30    500     32     21     35     45     55    268      0
             9 30    600     31     14     39     50     64    271      0
             9 30    700     32     20     36     44     53    268     32
             9 30    800     29     18     35     41     49    260    214
             9 30    900     29     17     34     41     48    261    386
             9 30   1000     29     19     31     41     46    255    552




















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