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National Weather Service Report

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RECREATIONAL REPORT

 
 SXUS46 KSEW 250012
RECSEW

MOUNT RAINIER RECREATIONAL FORECAST
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE SEATTLE WA
412 PM PST FRI FEB 24 2017

.SYNOPSIS...SHOWERS WILL TAPER OFF ACROSS THE AREA TONIGHT, MAKING
WAY FOR PARTLY SUNNY WEATHER ON SATURDAY. ON SUNDAY, A LOW
PRESSURE SYSTEM WILL MOVE DOWN THE WASHINGTON COAST BRINGING SNOW
TO MOUNT RAINIER NATIONAL PARK. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS CONTINUES
THROUGH MUCH OF NEXT WEEK.

&&

.IMPACTS...STORMY WEATHER WILL CREATE DIFFICULT MOUNTAINEERING
CONDITIONS NEAR THE SUMMIT SATURDAY NIGHT INTO EARLY SUNDAY
MORNING...WITH LOCAL BLIZZARD-LIKE CONDITIONS...STRONG
WINDS...AND NEAR ZERO VISIBILITY. A HIGH LEVEL OF SKILL AND
EXPERIENCE IN ALPINE TERRAIN, INCLUDING USE OF GPS...IS
RECOMMENDED FOR NAVIGATION AND CAMPING IN THESE CONDITIONS.

&&

.FRIDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLOUDY. A CHANCE OF SNOW SHOWERS IN THE
EVENING.
.SATURDAY...MOSTLY SUNNY. FREEZING LEVEL NEAR 1000 FEET
INCREASING TO 2000 FEET IN THE AFTERNOON.
.SATURDAY NIGHT...WINDY. MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH A CHANCE OF SNOW
SHOWERS IN THE EVENING, THEN SNOW SHOWERS AFTER MIDNIGHT. SNOW
ACCUMULATION NEAR PARADISE OF 2 TO 5 INCHES.
.SUNDAY...SNOW SHOWERS. HEAVY SNOW ACCUMULATIONS.

&&

TEMPERATURE AND WIND FORECASTS FOR SELECTED LOCATIONS.

FRI SAT SAT SUN
NIGHT NIGHT

SUMMIT (14411 FT) -15 -2 -6 -13
NW 10 N 30 W 40 W 20

CAMP MUIR(10188 FT) 1 5 4 6
W 10 NW 20 W 30 SW 20

PARADISE (5420 FT) 12 27 19 24
NW 5 NW 5 W 25 SW 10

LONGMIRE (2760 FT) 23 37 29 33
NE 5 NW 10 NW 10 S 5

++ 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...

.SUNDAY NIGHT...SNOW SHOWERS LIKELY IN THE EVENING, THEN CLOUDY
WITH A CHANCE OF SNOW SHOWERS AFTER MIDNIGHT.
.MONDAY...SNOW SHOWERS LIKELY.
.MONDAY NIGHT...SNOW SHOWERS LIKELY.
.TUESDAY...SNOW SHOWERS.
.TUESDAY NIGHT...BREEZY. SHOWERS LIKELY. SNOW LEVEL NEAR
2500 FEET.
.WEDNESDAY...BREEZY. SHOWERS LIKELY. SNOW LEVEL NEAR 2500 FEET.
.WEDNESDAY NIGHT...SHOWERS LIKELY. SNOW LEVEL NEAR 2500 FEET.
.THURSDAY...SHOWERS LIKELY. SNOW LEVEL NEAR 3000 FEET.
.THURSDAY NIGHT...BREEZY. RAIN AND SNOW LIKELY. SNOW LEVEL NEAR
3500 FEET.
.FRIDAY...BREEZY. RAIN AND SNOW LIKELY. SNOW LEVEL NEAR
3500 FEET.




WWW.WEATHER.GOV/SEATTLE

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Paradise Telemetry

					
    2-27-2017
    Northwest Avalanche Center
    Paradise, Mt Rainier National Park, Washington
    
    Feb 2017: Precip gage not fully heating, repairs on-going

     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'
    ------------------------------------------------------------------------
      2 26   400    18    95    10    15   224     0     0     5   131     0
      2 26   500    18    95     7    13   228     0     0     5   130     0
      2 26   600    19    95     5    11   228     0     0     6   132     0
      2 26   700    19    95     5     8   235     0     0     5   133     0
      2 26   800    20    95     3     6   250     0     0     7   133    19
      2 26   900    21    95     2     6   283     0     0    47   132    53
      2 26  1000    25    96     2     4   285     0     0     7   134    97
      2 26  1100    25    95     4     7   306     0     0     9   134   108
      2 26  1200    27    96     4     9    79   .01   .01     9   132   108
      2 26  1300    27    95     2     5    79   .02   .03    11   136   114
      2 26  1400    27    96     1     6   153   .02   .05    -0   135    87
      2 26  1500    27    96     2     6   180   .02   .07     0   134    94
      2 26  1600    24    95     3     8   196   .02   .09     0   136    47
      2 26  1700    22    96     5    10   218   .01    .1     2   137    25
      2 26  1800    21    96     5     8   223     0    .1     3   137     5
      2 26  1900    21    96     4     7   209     0    .1     3   138     0
      2 26  2000    20    95     5     8   202     0    .1     3   138     0
      2 26  2100    20    95     3     6   192     0    .1     3   137     0
      2 26  2200    20    95     2     5   197     0    .1     3   136     0
      2 26  2300    19    95     3     6   225     0    .1     3   138     0
      2 27     0    19    95     3     6   234     0    .1     3   138     0
      2 27   100    19    95     5    10   222     0    .1     4   137     0
      2 27   200    19    95     6    11   203     0    .1     3   137     0
      2 27   300    19    95     7    11   219     0    .1     2   136     0


          

                                                           Total
                                                           Prec.
                                                           5400'
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Camp Muir Telemetry

					
          2-27-2017
          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'
          ---------------------------------------------------------------
             2 26    400      1     91      0      0      0    252      0
             2 26    500      2     91      0      0      0    254      0
             2 26    600      1     91      0      0      0    256      0
             2 26    700      1     91      0      0      0    256      1
             2 26    800      2     91      0      0      0    255     67
             2 26    900      4     91      0      0      0    254    188
             2 26   1000      8     92      0      0      0    253    400
             2 26   1100      8     92      0      0      0    257    410
             2 26   1200     12     94      0      0      0    258    462
             2 26   1300     20     96      0      0      0    255    597
             2 26   1400     17     93      0      0      0    254    489
             2 26   1500     14     92      0      0      0    251    382
             2 26   1600     13     94      0      0      0    251    279
             2 26   1700      9     92      0      0      0    251    125
             2 26   1800      5     91      0      0      0    251     12
             2 26   1900      3     90      0      0      0    251      0
             2 26   2000      2     90      0      0      0    251      0
             2 26   2100     -0     90      0      0      0    251      0
             2 26   2200     -0     89      0      0      0    251      0
             2 26   2300     -0     90      0      0      0    251      0
             2 27      0     -2     89      0      0      0    251      0
             2 27    100     -2     89      0      0      0    251      0
             2 27    200     -1     90      0      0      0    260      0
             2 27    300     -2     89      0      0      0    277      0





















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