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National Weather Service Report

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RECREATIONAL REPORT

 
 SXUS46 KSEW 231054
RECSEW

Mount Rainier Recreational Forecast
National Weather Service Seattle WA
354 AM PDT Mon Sep 23 2019

.SYNOPSIS...A weak ridge will build over the area Monday bringing
a brief break in precipitation. The next system will move through
the ridge Monday night into Tuesday. Another system arriving
Wednesday night into Thursday will bring considerably cooler
conditions.

&&

.IMPACTS...Strong winds at and above 10,000 feet will make it
difficult to move safely and could produce local whiteout
conditions. A high level of skill and experience in alpine
terrain, including use of GPS, is recommended for navigation and
camping in these conditions.

&&

.MONDAY...Mostly sunny in the morning, then mostly cloudy with a
slight chance of showers in the afternoon. Snow level near
11500 feet in the afternoon. Freezing level near 7000 feet in the
morning.
.MONDAY NIGHT...Rain and snow. No snow accumulation near
Paradise. Snow level near 12000 feet decreasing to 10000 feet
after midnight.
.TUESDAY...Partly sunny with a chance of showers. Snow level near
7500 feet.
.TUESDAY NIGHT...Partly cloudy with a slight chance of showers in
the evening, then mostly cloudy after midnight. Snow level near
7500 feet.
.WEDNESDAY...Mostly sunny. Freezing level near 9000 feet
increasing to 11500 feet in the afternoon.

&&

Temperature and wind forecasts for selected locations.

Mon Mon Tue Tue Wed
Night Night

Summit (14411 FT) 26 27 26 28 28
NW 40 NW 65 NW 65 NW 50 NW 45

Camp Muir(10188 FT) 37 35 35 37 39
NW 30 W 40 NW 40 NW 35 NW 30

Paradise (5420 FT) 45 39 49 38 51
W 10 W 15 W 20 W 10 NW 10

Longmire (2760 FT) 54 47 57 43 59
SW 5 W 5 W 10 W 10 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...

.WEDNESDAY NIGHT...Rain and snow. Snow level near 11500 feet.
.THURSDAY...Mostly cloudy in the morning then becoming mostly
sunny. A chance of showers. Snow level near 8500 feet decreasing
to 6500 feet in the afternoon.
.THURSDAY NIGHT...Showers likely. Snow level near 6000 feet.
.FRIDAY...Mostly cloudy with a chance of rain and snow. Snow
level near 5500 feet.
.FRIDAY NIGHT...Mostly cloudy with a chance of showers. Snow
level near 5000 feet.
.SATURDAY...Partly sunny with a chance of showers. Snow level
near 4500 feet.
.SATURDAY NIGHT...Mostly cloudy with a chance of showers. Snow
level near 5000 feet.
.SUNDAY...Partly sunny. A chance of showers. Snow level near
4000 feet.




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Paradise Telemetry

    9-23-2019
    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'
    ------------------------------------------------------------------------
      9 22   600    46    95     4     7   300     0     0     0    10     1
      9 22   700    46    94     5     8   300     0     0     0     8    17
      9 22   800    45    94     4     7   274   .02   .02     0    14    50
      9 22   900    44    96     5    11   290   .06   .08     0    10    54
      9 22  1000    45    98     4     7   283   .11   .19     0    10    63
      9 22  1100    46    97     3     6   330   .07   .26     0     8   113
      9 22  1200    46    97     5    11   302   .09   .35     0     8   122
      9 22  1300    45    97     8    13   335   .09   .44     0     9   118
      9 22  1400    45    98     9    15    10   .13   .57     0     8    81
      9 22  1500    45    99    11    18    32   .11   .68     0    10    42
      9 22  1600    46    99    13    19   296   .07   .75     0    10    47
      9 22  1700    46    99    13    20   286   .03   .78     0     9    29
      9 22  1800    46    99    11    16   258   .07   .85     0    13    10
      9 22  1900    44    99    10    17   265   .03   .88     0    12     0
      9 22  2000    44    99    11    18   300     0   .88     0    12     0
      9 22  2100    44    99     9    16   267     0   .88     0    11     0
      9 22  2200    43    99    13    20   286   .01   .89     0    11     0
      9 22  2300    41    99     8    15   293     0   .89     0    11     0
      9 23     0    39    99     9    16   257     0   .89     0    11     0
      9 23   100    39    99     8    14   317     0   .89     0    11     0
      9 23   200    39    99     8    13   302     0   .89     0    11     0
      9 23   300    39    99     6    11   243     0   .89     0    11     0
      9 23   400    39    99     6    13   235     0   .89     0    11     0
      9 23   500    39    99     7    12   265     0   .89     0    11     0


          

                                                           Total
                                                           Prec.
                                                           5400'
          ------------------------------------------------------
                                                             .89















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Camp Muir Telemetry

          9-23-2019
          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'
          ---------------------------------------------------------------
             9 22    600     33     81     35     47     54    267      3
             9 22    700     31     96     30     49     57    266     24
             9 22    800     31    100     37     45     62    263     88
             9 22    900     30    100     30     42     54    266     73
             9 22   1000     29    100     31     41     53    266    145
             9 22   1100     29    100     26     33     41    267    234
             9 22   1200     29    100     25     30     37    267    287
             9 22   1300     29    100      4     19     36    269    386
             9 22   1400     29    100     23     31     42    274    287
             9 22   1500     30    100     19     27     38    275    190
             9 22   1600     29    100     18     25     35    268    214
             9 22   1700     30    100      1     12     25    251    164
             9 22   1800     30    100      0      1      5     96     37
             9 22   1900     29     94      0      4     23     95      2
             9 22   2000     29     99      1      7     28     95      0
             9 22   2100     29     57      0      4     10     95      0
             9 22   2200     28     53      2      7     12     95      0
             9 22   2300     28     44      1      5     13     95      0
             9 23      0     30     31      0      4      9     95      0
             9 23    100     32     24      0      3      7     95      0
             9 23    200     33     21      1      5     10     95      0
             9 23    300     36      9      1      4     15     53      0
             9 23    400     35     14      2      5      9    263      0
             9 23    500     35     27      0      4      8    140      0





















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