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National Weather Service Report

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RECREATIONAL REPORT

 
 SXUS46 KSEW 231218
RECSEW

Mount Rainier Recreational Forecast
National Weather Service Seattle WA
418 AM PST Wed Jan 23 2019

.SYNOPSIS....Showers will diminish across the area Wednesday
behind a departing frontal system. High pressure aloft will bring
drier weather to the region Thursday into early next week. A
couple of very weak weather systems will bring a chance of showers
to mainly areas north of Mount Rainier.

&&

.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 through Friday.
A high level of skill and experience in alpine terrain, including
use of GPS, is recommended for navigation and camping in these
conditions.

&&

.WEDNESDAY...Windy, showers. Snow accumulation near Paradise up
to 1 inch. Snow level near 5000 feet.
.WEDNESDAY NIGHT...Mostly cloudy. A chance of showers in the
evening, then a slight chance of showers after midnight. Snow
level near 4500 feet.
.THURSDAY...Partly sunny. Freezing level near 6500 feet.
.THURSDAY NIGHT...Mostly cloudy. A slight chance of showers after
midnight. Snow level near 4000 feet. Freezing level near
6500 feet in the evening.
.FRIDAY...Mostly cloudy. Freezing level near 4500 feet.

&&

Temperature and wind forecasts for selected locations.

Wed Wed Thu Thu Fri
Night Night

Summit (14411 FT) 9 9 9 7 13
NW 55 NW 40 NW 35 NW 30 N 55

Camp Muir(10188 FT) 19 23 28 24 29
NW 30 NW 30 NW 25 NW 20 NW 40

Paradise (5420 FT) 38 30 41 28 42
W 25 W 10 Calm NW 5 N 10

Longmire (2760 FT) 44 36 45 35 46
SW 5 S 5 SW 5 NE 5 NW 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...

.FRIDAY NIGHT...Partly cloudy in the evening then becoming mostly
cloudy. Freezing level near 9500 feet.
.SATURDAY...Sunny. Freezing level near 11000 feet.
.SATURDAY NIGHT...Partly cloudy. Freezing level near 10500 feet.
.SUNDAY...Partly sunny with a slight chance of showers. Snow
level near 5500 feet.
.SUNDAY NIGHT...Partly cloudy in the evening then becoming mostly
cloudy. Freezing level near 5500 feet.
.MONDAY...Sunny. Freezing level near 4000 feet.
.MONDAY NIGHT...Mostly clear. Freezing level near 4500 feet.
.TUESDAY...Mostly sunny. Freezing level near 5000 feet.




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Paradise Telemetry

    1-23-2019
    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'
    ------------------------------------------------------------------------
      1 22   700    23    95    13    23   269     0     0     0    95     0
      1 22   800    23    96    10    14   263   .04   .04     1    96     0
      1 22   900    26    97    12    18   268   .08   .12     2    96    18
      1 22  1000    26    96     6    13   269    .1   .22     2    97    62
      1 22  1100    29    97     4    14   275   .08    .3     2    97    81
      1 22  1200    30    97    12    18   268   .08   .38     2    97    71
      1 22  1300    30    98    12    18   269   .11   .49     4    97    48
      1 22  1400    30    98    13    22   269    .1   .59     6    98    45
      1 22  1500    30    98    16    23   270    .1   .69     7    99    29
      1 22  1600    30    99    15    23   265   .11    .8     9   102    14
      1 22  1700    31    99    16    23   266    .1    .9    11   104     2
      1 22  1800    31    99    15    23   271   .11  1.01    11   104     0
      1 22  1900    31    99    14    26   272   .12  1.13    12   105     0
      1 22  2000    31    99    14    21   274   .11  1.24    12   105     0
      1 22  2100    32   100    14    24   273   .12  1.36    13   107     0
      1 22  2200    31    99    16    26   274   .13  1.49    14   107     0
      1 22  2300    32   100    20    38   273   .14  1.63    15   108     0
      1 23     0    32   100    15    24   272   .19  1.82    16   109     0
      1 23   100    32   100    17    28   285    .3  2.12    15   107     0
      1 23   200    33   100    15    27   282   .21  2.33    15   107     0
      1 23   300    33   100    19    31   280   .19  2.52    15   107     0
      1 23   400    33   100    26    38   262   .15  2.67    15   106     0
      1 23   500    33   100    25    40   260   .17  2.84    15   105     0
      1 23   600    32   100    20    33   260   .16     3    15   106     0


          

                                                           Total
                                                           Prec.
                                                           5400'
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Camp Muir Telemetry

          1-23-2019
          Northwest Avalanche Center
          Camp Muir, Mt Rainier National Park, Washington
          
          Wind gages unheated and may rime
          Jan '19: Station comms down

            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'
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