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National Weather Service Report

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RECREATIONAL REPORT

 
 SXUS46 KSEW 051211
RECSEW

Mount Rainier Recreational Forecast
National Weather Service Seattle WA
411 AM PST Fri Mar 5 2021

.SYNOPSIS...Cold front will move through the park Friday afternoon.
Trailing upper level trough will cross Western Washington
Saturday morning. A weaker front arriving Sunday. Large upper
level low well offshore Monday will move south Tuesday then into
California Wednesday keeping weather systems west and south of the
park. Weak system moving down from the northwest Thursday.

&&

.IMPACTS...Strong winds in alpine regions on the mountain,
including the Muir snowfield, will make it difficult to move
safely and could produce local whiteout conditions for most of the
period Friday through Sunday. A high level of skill and
experience in alpine terrain, including use of GPS, is recommended
for navigation and camping in these conditions.

&&

.FRIDAY...Rain and snow in the morning, then showers in the
afternoon. Snow accumulation near Paradise of 2 to 4 inches. Snow
level near 4000 feet.
.FRIDAY NIGHT...Showers likely in the evening, then mostly cloudy
with a chance of showers after midnight. Snow accumulation near
Paradise of 1 to 2 inches. Total snow accumulation near Paradise
3 to 6 inches. Snow level near 2500 feet.
.SATURDAY...Mostly cloudy. A chance of snow showers in the
morning, then a chance of showers in the afternoon. Snow level
near 2000 feet.
.SATURDAY NIGHT...Mostly cloudy. A slight chance of showers in
the evening, then a chance of snow showers after midnight. Snow
level near 2000 feet.
.SUNDAY...Snow in the morning, then snow showers likely in the
afternoon. Moderate snow accumulations.

&&

Temperature and wind forecasts for selected locations.

Fri Fri Sat Sat Sun
Night Night

Summit (14411 FT) 1 -6 -11 -11 -19
SW 80 SW 60 SW 20 SW 60 SW 60

Camp Muir(10188 FT) 15 9 6 6 1
SW 60 SW 40 W 20 SW 40 SW 40

Paradise (5420 FT) 34 21 29 20 28
W 10 W 15 W 15 SW 10 SW 15

Longmire (2760 FT) 42 30 38 29 36
SE 5 N 5 W 5 NE 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...

.SUNDAY NIGHT...Mostly cloudy with a slight chance of snow
showers in the evening, then partly cloudy after midnight.
.MONDAY...Mostly sunny. Freezing level near 3000 feet.
.MONDAY NIGHT...Mostly cloudy. Freezing level near 3000 feet.
.TUESDAY...Partly sunny. Freezing level near 2500 feet.
.TUESDAY NIGHT...Partly cloudy. Freezing level near 2500 feet.
.WEDNESDAY...Mostly sunny. Freezing level near 2500 feet.
.WEDNESDAY NIGHT...Partly cloudy in the evening then becoming
mostly cloudy. Freezing level near 2500 feet.
.THURSDAY...Partly sunny. A slight chance of snow in the
afternoon.




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Paradise Telemetry

    3-5-2021
    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'
    ------------------------------------------------------------------------
       3 4  1200    39    45     7    17   268     0     0     0   209   372
       3 4  1300    39    44     7    23   229     0     0     0   210   355
       3 4  1400    36    51    10    23   281     0     0     0   209   125
       3 4  1500    36    58     6    14   303     0     0     0   209    72
       3 4  1600    34    57     9    17   296     0     0     0   209    34
       3 4  1700    32    80     8    20   317     0     0     0   209    22
       3 4  1800    30    94     7    21   335   .01   .01     0   209     1
       3 4  1900    30   100     7    19   318   .11   .12     2   210     0
       3 4  2000    33    93     9    19   319   .07   .19     0   211     0
       3 4  2100    34    73     6    16   315     0   .19     1   211     0
       3 4  2200    35    59     4    11    35     0   .19     2   211     0
       3 4  2300    35    70     5     9    36     0   .19     2   211     0
       3 5     0    35    59     4    11    40     0   .19     2   211     0
       3 5   100    36    64     5    12    32     0   .19     2   210     0
       3 5   200    37    59     5    11    35     0   .19     2   210     0
       3 5   300    36    57     6    19    13     0   .19     2   210     0
       3 5   400    36    45     6    17   344     0   .19     2   210     0
       3 5   500    36    46     5    18   350     0   .19     2   210     0
       3 5   600    36    49     5    12   216     0   .19     2   209     0
       3 5   700    35    56     4    11     1     0   .19     2   210     3
       3 5   800    36    50     7    18   190     0   .19     2   210    39
       3 5   900    34    65     6    15   183     0   .19     2   209    89
       3 5  1000    33    81     7    20   289     0   .19     2   209    80
       3 5  1100    32    88     6    22   293     0   .19     2   209   114


          

                                                           Total
                                                           Prec.
                                                           5400'
          ------------------------------------------------------
                                                             .19















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Camp Muir Telemetry

          3-5-2021
          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'
          ---------------------------------------------------------------
              3 4   1200     14     79     48     62     82    267    465
              3 4   1300     14     86     42     59     71    267    337
              3 4   1400     13     90     34     55     66    259    163
              3 4   1500     14     91     43     55     67    266    128
              3 4   1600     12     90     40     54     69    267     96
              3 4   1700     14     91     41     56     71    268     44
              3 4   1800     15     91     52     65     75    258     10
              3 4   1900     15     93     57     72     84    259      0
              3 4   2000     16     92     65     77     86    241      0
              3 4   2100     15     92     54     70     88    262      0
              3 4   2200     17     92     35     48     65    255      0
              3 4   2300     16     91     39     57     71    231      0
              3 5      0     16     89     52     63     76    228      0
              3 5    100     16     81     51     59     71    250      0
              3 5    200     16     79     53     63     76    252      0
              3 5    300     15     78     50     66     88    261      0
              3 5    400     15     78     58     67     83    266      0
              3 5    500     14     78     65     75     90    268      0
              3 5    600     14     80     64     74     91    262      0
              3 5    700     14     86     54     68     80    262      1
              3 5    800     13     89     51     65     80    263     19
              3 5    900     14     92     58     77     92    259     61
              3 5   1000     14     92     66     84    101    266    119
              3 5   1100     14     91     55     80     96    251    176





















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