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RECREATIONAL REPORT

 
 SXUS46 KSEW 211058
RECSEW

MOUNT RAINIER RECREATIONAL FORECAST
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE SEATTLE WA
358 AM PDT TUE APR 21 2015

.SYNOPSIS...A STRONG COLD FRONT OVER THE COASTAL WATERS TUESDAY MORNING
WILL SWEEP EAST THROUGH THE CASCADES LATE THIS AFTERNOON BRINGING
AN ABRUPT CHANGE TO THE WEATHER. COOL AND LOCALLY WINDY CONDITIONS
WITH A CHANCE OF SHOWERS CAN BE EXPECTED TUESDAY NIGHT INTO
WEDNESDAY. SNOW LEVELS WILL FALL TUESDAY NIGHT INTO WEDNESDAY. A WEAK
FRONT WILL MOVE ACROSS THE AREA ON THURSDAY BRINGING A CHANCE OF
RAIN OR SNOW. MOIST SOUTHWEST FLOW ALOFT WILL BRING PERIODS OF
RAIN OR SNOW NEXT WEEKEND.

&&

.TUESDAY...SUNNY IN THE MORNING...THEN MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH A
CHANCE OF RAIN AND SNOW SHOWERS IN THE AFTERNOON. SNOW LEVEL NEAR
8000 FEET.
.TUESDAY NIGHT...CLOUDY WITH A CHANCE OF RAIN AND SNOW SHOWERS.
SNOW LEVEL NEAR 7500 FEET DECREASING TO 4500 FEET AFTER MIDNIGHT.
.WEDNESDAY...WINDY. CLOUDY WITH A CHANCE OF RAIN AND SNOW
SHOWERS. SNOW LEVEL NEAR 3000 FEET.
.WEDNESDAY NIGHT...BREEZY...CLOUDY. A CHANCE OF RAIN AND SNOW
SHOWERS. SNOW LEVEL NEAR 3500 FEET.
.THURSDAY...CLOUDY WITH A CHANCE OF RAIN AND SNOW. SNOW LEVEL
NEAR 3500 FEET.

&&

TEMPERATURE AND WIND FORECASTS FOR SELECTED LOCATIONS.

TUE TUE WED WED THU
NIGHT NIGHT

SUMMIT (14411 FT) 11 8 -4 6 5
SW 40 SW 45 NW 40 NW 45 W 40

CAMP MUIR(10188 FT) 27 16 10 19 20
SW 15 W 30 W 30 NW 25 W 15

PARADISE (5420 FT) 51 34 36 27 39
W 10 W 15 W 20 W 15 W 10

LONGMIRE (2700 FT) 59 41 44 35 46
W 10 W 10 W 15 W 10 SW 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...

.THURSDAY NIGHT...CLOUDY WITH A CHANCE OF RAIN AND SNOW SHOWERS.
SNOW LEVEL NEAR 4000 FEET.
.FRIDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH A CHANCE OF RAIN AND SNOW SHOWERS.
SNOW LEVEL NEAR 4000 FEET.
.FRIDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH A CHANCE OF RAIN AND SNOW
SHOWERS. SNOW LEVEL NEAR 4000 FEET.
.SATURDAY...RAIN AND SNOW LIKELY. SNOW LEVEL NEAR 4000 FEET.
.SATURDAY NIGHT...RAIN AND SNOW. SNOW LEVEL NEAR 6500 FEET.
.SUNDAY...RAIN AND SNOW. SNOW LEVEL NEAR 7000 FEET.
.SUNDAY NIGHT...RAIN AND SNOW LIKELY. SNOW LEVEL NEAR 5500 FEET.
.MONDAY...RAIN AND SNOW LIKELY. SNOW LEVEL NEAR 5500 FEET.




WEATHER.GOV/SEATTLE



							 
    4-21-2015
    Northwest Avalanche Center
    Paradise, Mt Rainier National Park, Washington
    
    Total snow sensor readings unsteady

     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'
    ------------------------------------------------------------------------
      4 20   700    48    54     0     2     6     0     0     0    71   154
      4 20   800    52    46     0     3     5     0     0    -0    70   378
      4 20   900    54    42     3     6   253     0     0    -0    70   600
      4 20  1000    56    37     5     9   268     0     0    -0    69   778
      4 20  1100    56    37     7    10   271     0     0    -0    69   906
      4 20  1200    59    33     8    13   263     0     0    -0    68   979
      4 20  1300    60    34     8    16   258     0     0    -0    68   991
      4 20  1400    60    36    10    18   246     0     0    -0    67   953
      4 20  1500    62    37    10    20   246     0     0    -0    66   868
      4 20  1600    60    44    10    16   256     0     0    -0    66   680
      4 20  1700    58    47    10    16   259     0     0    -0    66   452
      4 20  1800    53    59     8    12   275     0     0     0    62   237
      4 20  1900    47    68     6    10   282     0     0     0    67    62
      4 20  2000    45    72     4     7   309     0     0     0    69     0
      4 20  2100    44    71     2     5   351     0     0     0    67     0
      4 20  2200    44    67     1     3    59     0     0    -0    68     0
      4 20  2300    45    58     2     5    30     0     0     0    67     0
      4 21     0    44    57     1     3    33     0     0     0    68     0
      4 21   100    43    62     1     3     3     0     0     0    67     0
      4 21   200    42    64     1     3    35     0     0     0    63     0
      4 21   300    42    56     1     4    21     0     0     0    67     0
      4 21   400    42    62     2     3    30     0     0     0    67     0
      4 21   500    41    60     3     4    31     0     0     0    62     0
      4 21   600    42    51     2     4    18     0     0     0    68    23


          

                                                           Total
                                                           Prec.
                                                           5400'
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                                                               0













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          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'
          ---------------------------------------------------------------
             4 20    700     35     39      0      1      4     59      0
             4 20    800     41     31      0      0      1     78      0
             4 20    900     33     48      0      0      7    239      0
             4 20   1000     32     45      2      5      8    272      0
             4 20   1100     42     36      0      2      6    278      0
             4 20   1200     32     74      0      3     10    269    121
             4 20   1300     30     81      5     12     18    286    193
             4 20   1400     31     83     10     15     19    291    168
             4 20   1500     38     63      2      8     13    280     78
             4 20   1600     35     61      0      4      8    251      4
             4 20   1700     38     59      0      0      3    300      0
             4 20   1800     30     53      0      3      8    307      0
             4 20   1900     30     44      3      7     11    287      0
             4 20   2000     30     44      2      5      7    287      0
             4 20   2100     30     41      2      6     10    290      0
             4 20   2200     29     47      0      3      6    310      0
             4 20   2300     29     40      0      3      9     72      0
             4 21      0     31     34      0      3     16     20      0
             4 21    100     34     23      0     16     24    281      0
             4 21    200     34     19     12     18     22    283      0
             4 21    300     30     28      3     15     24    281      0
             4 21    400     28     28      0      3      9     40      0
             4 21    500     31     21      0      4      7     30      0
             4 21    600     29     27      2      4      6     46      0





















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