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Mt Rainier Recreational Forecast MOUNT RAINIER RECREATIONAL FORECAST
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE SEATTLE WA
334 AM PST MON FEB 27 2017

.SYNOPSIS...A DISTURBANCE WILL BRING SHOWERS TO THE PARK THROUGH
TUESDAY. SNOW WILL INCREASE TUESDAY NIGHT AND CONTINUE THROUGH
NEXT WEEKEND AS A SERIES OF SYSTEMS MOVE THROUGH THE AREA. IT WILL
ALSO BECOME QUITE WINDY AT TIMES STARTING TUESDAY NIGHT ABOVE
10,000 FEET ELEVATION. AN UPPER LEVEL TROUGH WILL BRING SHOWERS  
SATURDAY, WHICH WILL TAPER OFF ON SUNDAY.

&&

.IMPACTS...STORMY WEATHER WILL DEVELOP TUESDAY NIGHT AND
WEDNESDAY AND CONTINUE THROUGH THE REST OF THE UPCOMING WEEK.
STORMS WILL CREATE DIFFICULT MOUNTAINEERING CONDITIONS AT 10000 
FEET AND ABOVE...WITH LOCAL BLIZZARD-LIKE CONDITIONS...STRONG 
WINDS...AND NEAR ZERO VISIBILITY. A HIGH LEVEL OF SKILL AND 
EXPERIENCE IN ALPINE TERRAIN...INCLUDING USE OF GPS...IS 
RECOMMENDED FOR NAVIGATION AND CAMPING IN THESE SITUATIONS.

&&

.MONDAY...BREEZY. SNOW SHOWERS. SNOW ACCUMULATION NEAR PARADISE
OF 2 TO 4 INCHES. 
.MONDAY NIGHT...SNOW SHOWERS. SNOW ACCUMULATION NEAR PARADISE OF
2 TO 3 INCHES. 
.TUESDAY...SNOW SHOWERS LIKELY. SNOW ACCUMULATION NEAR PARADISE
OF 1 TO 2 INCHES. 
.TUESDAY NIGHT...BREEZY. SNOW SHOWERS IN THE EVENING, THEN
SHOWERS AFTER MIDNIGHT. HEAVY SNOW ACCUMULATIONS. SNOW LEVEL NEAR
2000 FEET. 
.WEDNESDAY...BREEZY. SNOW SHOWERS IN THE MORNING, THEN SHOWERS IN
THE AFTERNOON. MODERATE SNOW ACCUMULATIONS. SNOW LEVEL NEAR
2000 FEET. 

&&

TEMPERATURE AND WIND FORECASTS FOR SELECTED LOCATIONS.

                       MON    MON    TUE    TUE    WED  
                            NIGHT         NIGHT        

SUMMIT   (14411 FT)    -17    -14     -6     -5     -5
                      W 35  NW 45  NW 55   W 70   W 65 

CAMP MUIR(10188 FT)      2      1      2      7      7
                      W 25   W 30   W 30   W 50   W 40 

PARADISE  (5420 FT)     23     17     26     24     30
                      W 15   W 10   W 10   W 20   W 20 

LONGMIRE  (2760 FT)     31     27     35     33     38
                      W 10  NW 10   W 10   W 15   W 15 

++ 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 2500 FEET. 
.THURSDAY...RAIN AND SNOW. SNOW LEVEL NEAR 2500 FEET. 
.THURSDAY NIGHT...RAIN AND SNOW. SNOW LEVEL NEAR 3500 FEET. 
.FRIDAY...RAIN AND SNOW. SNOW LEVEL NEAR 3000 FEET. 
.FRIDAY NIGHT...SNOW SHOWERS. 
.SATURDAY...SNOW SHOWERS. 
.SATURDAY NIGHT...SNOW SHOWERS. 
.SUNDAY...SNOW SHOWERS LIKELY. 

$$

WWW.WEATHER.GOV/SEATTLE

    2-27-2017
    Northwest Avalanche Center
    Paradise, Mt Rainier National Park, Washington
    
    Feb 2017: Precip gage not fully heating, repairs on-going

     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'
    ------------------------------------------------------------------------
      2 26   600    19    95     5    11   228     0     0     6   132     0
      2 26   700    19    95     5     8   235     0     0     5   133     0
      2 26   800    20    95     3     6   250     0     0     7   133    19
      2 26   900    21    95     2     6   283     0     0    47   132    53
      2 26  1000    25    96     2     4   285     0     0     7   134    97
      2 26  1100    25    95     4     7   306     0     0     9   134   108
      2 26  1200    27    96     4     9    79   .01   .01     9   132   108
      2 26  1300    27    95     2     5    79   .02   .03    11   136   114
      2 26  1400    27    96     1     6   153   .02   .05    -0   135    87
      2 26  1500    27    96     2     6   180   .02   .07     0   134    94
      2 26  1600    24    95     3     8   196   .02   .09     0   136    47
      2 26  1700    22    96     5    10   218   .01    .1     2   137    25
      2 26  1800    21    96     5     8   223     0    .1     3   137     5
      2 26  1900    21    96     4     7   209     0    .1     3   138     0
      2 26  2000    20    95     5     8   202     0    .1     3   138     0
      2 26  2100    20    95     3     6   192     0    .1     3   137     0
      2 26  2200    20    95     2     5   197     0    .1     3   136     0
      2 26  2300    19    95     3     6   225     0    .1     3   138     0
      2 27     0    19    95     3     6   234     0    .1     3   138     0
      2 27   100    19    95     5    10   222     0    .1     4   137     0
      2 27   200    19    95     6    11   203     0    .1     3   137     0
      2 27   300    19    95     7    11   219     0    .1     2   136     0
      2 27   400    19    95    10    16   216     0    .1     4   137     0
      2 27   500    18    95    11    16   216     0    .1     4   134     0


          

                                                           Total
                                                           Prec.
                                                           5400'
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          2-27-2017
          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'
          ---------------------------------------------------------------
             2 26    600      1     91      0      0      0    256      0
             2 26    700      1     91      0      0      0    256      1
             2 26    800      2     91      0      0      0    255     67
             2 26    900      4     91      0      0      0    254    188
             2 26   1000      8     92      0      0      0    253    400
             2 26   1100      8     92      0      0      0    257    410
             2 26   1200     12     94      0      0      0    258    462
             2 26   1300     20     96      0      0      0    255    597
             2 26   1400     17     93      0      0      0    254    489
             2 26   1500     14     92      0      0      0    251    382
             2 26   1600     13     94      0      0      0    251    279
             2 26   1700      9     92      0      0      0    251    125
             2 26   1800      5     91      0      0      0    251     12
             2 26   1900      3     90      0      0      0    251      0
             2 26   2000      2     90      0      0      0    251      0
             2 26   2100     -0     90      0      0      0    251      0
             2 26   2200     -0     89      0      0      0    251      0
             2 26   2300     -0     90      0      0      0    251      0
             2 27      0     -2     89      0      0      0    251      0
             2 27    100     -2     89      0      0      0    251      0
             2 27    200     -1     90      0      0      0    260      0
             2 27    300     -2     89      0      0      0    277      0
             2 27    400     -1     90      0      0      0    273      0






















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