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RECREATIONAL REPORT

 
 SXUS46 KSEW 252223
RECSEW

MOUNT RAINIER RECREATIONAL FORECAST
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE SEATTLE WA
330 PM PDT MON MAY 25 2015

.SYNOPSIS...AN UPPER LEVEL LOW CENTERED OVER SOUTH CENTRAL BRITISH
COLUMBIA JUST NORTH OF CENTRAL WASHINGTON THIS AFTERNOON WILL MOVE
SOUTHEAST OVER EASTERN WA TONIGHT AND TUESDAY. THE LOW WILL KEEP THE
AIR MASS UNSTABLE FOR A CHANCE OF SHOWERS TONIGHT AND TUESDAY. THE
LOW WILL DEPART WEDNESDAY ALLOWING AN UPPER LEVEL RIDGE TO MOVE OVER
THE REGION THROUGH THIS WEEKEND. THIS WILL ALLOW THE AIR MASS TO
WARM AND SNOW LEVELS TO RISE. EVEN WITH THE RIDGE OVER THE
AREA...THE AIR MASS WILL STILL BECOME UNSTABLE DURING THE AFTERNOON
AND EVENINGS THROUGH FRIDAY FOR A CHANCE OF SHOWERS.

&&

.MONDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLOUDY. A CHANCE OF RAIN AND SNOW SHOWERS.
SNOW LEVEL NEAR 8000 FEET.
.TUESDAY...CLOUDY. A CHANCE OF RAIN AND SNOW SHOWERS IN THE
AFTERNOON. SNOW LEVEL NEAR 8500 FEET.
.TUESDAY NIGHT...CLOUDY. A CHANCE OF RAIN AND SNOW SHOWERS IN THE
EVENING. SNOW LEVEL NEAR 9000 FEET.
.WEDNESDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. A CHANCE OF RAIN AND SNOW SHOWERS IN
THE AFTERNOON. SNOW LEVEL NEAR 9500 FEET.

&&

TEMPERATURE AND WIND FORECASTS FOR SELECTED LOCATIONS.

MON TUE TUE WED
NIGHT NIGHT

SUMMIT (14411 FT) 13 12 14 17
N 25 N 20 N 20 N 25

CAMP MUIR(10188 FT) 30 30 32 34
N 10 N 10 NE 5 N 5

PARADISE (5420 FT) 39 52 43 58
E 5 SW 5 E 5 SW 5

LONGMIRE (2700 FT) 46 57 48 67
SW 5 W 10 S 5 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...

.WEDNESDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLOUDY. A CHANCE OF RAIN AND SNOW
SHOWERS IN THE EVENING. SNOW LEVEL NEAR 10500 FEET.
.THURSDAY...PARTLY SUNNY. A CHANCE OF RAIN AND SNOW SHOWERS IN
THE AFTERNOON. SNOW LEVEL NEAR 10500 FEET.
.THURSDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH A CHANCE OF RAIN SHOWERS IN
THE EVENING...THEN PARTLY CLOUDY AFTER MIDNIGHT. SNOW LEVEL NEAR
11500 FEET.
.FRIDAY...PARTLY SUNNY. A CHANCE OF RAIN AND SNOW SHOWERS IN THE
AFTERNOON. SNOW LEVEL NEAR 11000 FEET.
.FRIDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLOUDY. A CHANCE OF RAIN AND SNOW SHOWERS
IN THE EVENING. SNOW LEVEL NEAR 11500 FEET.
.SATURDAY...PARTLY SUNNY. FREEZING LEVEL NEAR 12500 FEET.
.SATURDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLOUDY. FREEZING LEVEL NEAR 12500 FEET.
.SUNDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. FREEZING LEVEL NEAR 12500 FEET.
.SUNDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLOUDY. FREEZING LEVEL NEAR 12500 FEET.
.MONDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH A CHANCE OF RAIN AND SNOW SHOWERS.
SNOW LEVEL NEAR 10500 FEET.




WEATHER.GOV/SEATTLE







							 
    5-25-2015
    Northwest Avalanche Center
    Paradise, Mt Rainier National Park, Washington
    
    New Total snow sensor installed 5-13-15

     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 24  1800    43    98     4     6   272   .02   .02    28    16    67
      5 24  1900    42    99     5     7   264   .01   .03    28    15    22
      5 24  2000    41    99     4     6   265   .01   .04    28    16     3
      5 24  2100    41    99     1     4   269   .01   .05    28    16     0
      5 24  2200    41    99     2     4   271     0   .05    28    16     0
      5 24  2300    41    99     2     4   272   .01   .06    28    16     0
      5 25     0    40    99     1     3   268     0   .06    28    16     0
      5 25   100    40    99     2     4   272     0   .06    28    16     0
      5 25   200    39    99     2     4   276     0   .06    29    16     0
      5 25   300    39    99     2     4   271   .01   .07    29    16     0
      5 25   400    39    99     1     3   264   .01   .08    29    16     0
      5 25   500    38    99     0     1   262     0   .08    29    16     2
      5 25   600    39    99     0     0   275     0   .08    29    16    20
      5 25   700    40    99     0     3   247   .01   .09    29    15    90
      5 25   800    41    97     5     8   201     0   .09    29    16   419
      5 25   900    43    95     3     6   165     0   .09    28    13   725
      5 25  1000    43    95     3     6   237     0   .09    29    14   413
      5 25  1100    44    94     4     7   259     0   .09    30    13   496
      5 25  1200    46    95     4     6   256     0   .09    30    15   511
      5 25  1300    45    95     5     8   266     0   .09    30    15   259
      5 25  1400    45    97     5     8   276     0   .09    29    15   211
      5 25  1500    49    91     7    15   253     0   .09    29    14   342
      5 25  1600    44    97     8    13   273     0   .09    29    14   165
      5 25  1700    43    97     8    13   272     0   .09    29    15   102


          

                                                           Total
                                                           Prec.
                                                           5400'
          ------------------------------------------------------
                                                             .09













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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'
          ---------------------------------------------------------------
             5 24   1800     36     22      0      4     24    146      0
             5 24   1900     34     26      4      9     19      5      0
             5 24   2000     33     30      1      4      9     46      0
             5 24   2100     33     24      0      3      7     25      0
             5 24   2200     34     20      0      2      8     18      0
             5 24   2300     33     20      0      1      4    306      0
             5 25      0     34     16      0      3      8    298      0
             5 25    100     34     14      0      5     10      9      0
             5 25    200     33     14      0      1      4    318      0
             5 25    300     31     18      0      3      7      5      0
             5 25    400     32     22      0      3      8    345      0
             5 25    500     34     15      0      1      6    338      0
             5 25    600     39     16      0      0      3     25      0
             5 25    700     36     22      0      1      6    356      0
             5 25    800     40     29      0      0      7    329      0
             5 25    900     32     39      0      3     10    275      0
             5 25   1000     36     35      0      2      6    199      0
             5 25   1100     31     47      0      5      9    267      0
             5 25   1200     36     52      0      2      8    242     37
             5 25   1300     33     75      0      3      9    215    154
             5 25   1400     29     88      0      3      7    247    165
             5 25   1500     33     81      0      1      6    107    134
             5 25   1600     37     69      0      2      6     73    155






















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