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National Weather Service Paradise Telemetry Muir Telemetry
Mt Rainier Recreational Forecast Mount Rainier Recreational Forecast
National Weather Service Seattle WA
336 PM PST Sat Feb 24 2018

.SYNOPSIS...Cool and unsettled weather will continue through the
end of next week. A frontal system will move bring snow Saturday 
night and Sunday. There will be a brief break in the action Monday
before the next system arrives Monday night and Tuesday. A wetter
system will arrive Wednesday night or Thursday.

&&

.IMPACTS...Stormy weather will create difficult backcountry 
skiing and mountaineering conditions across much of the alpine 
terrain of Mt. Rainier, including the Muir snowfield Saturday
night and Sunday. Blizzard-like conditions with strong winds and 
near zero visibility are likely. A high level of skill and 
experience in alpine terrain, including use of GPS, is recommended
for navigation and camping in these conditions.

&&

...WINTER STORM WARNING IN EFFECT FROM 7 PM THIS EVENING TO 7 PM
PST SUNDAY...

.SATURDAY NIGHT...Windy. Snow showers in the evening, then
snow after midnight. Snow accumulation near Paradise of 6 to
11 inches. 
.SUNDAY...Windy. Rain and snow in the morning, then snow showers
in the afternoon. Snow may be heavy at times in the morning. Snow
accumulation near Paradise of 10 to 16 inches. Snow level near
2000 feet. 
.SUNDAY NIGHT...Snow showers in the evening, then snow showers
likely after midnight. Snow accumulation near Paradise of 2 to
3 inches. Total snow accumulation near Paradise 18 to 30 inches. 
.MONDAY...Partly sunny with a chance of snow showers. 

&&

Temperature and wind forecasts for selected locations.

                       Sat    Sun    Sun    Mon  
                     Night         Night        

Summit   (14411 FT)     -5    -15    -22    -18
                      W 65   W 60   W 30   N 25 

Camp Muir(10188 FT)      7      3     -1      0
                      W 45   W 50   W 20  NW 15 

Paradise  (5420 FT)     20     25     15     25
                      W 20   W 20   W 15   W 10 

Longmire  (2760 FT)     28     31     22     31
                      W 10   W 10   Calm   Calm 

++ 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...

.MONDAY NIGHT...Breezy. Mostly cloudy with a chance of snow. 
.TUESDAY...Breezy. Snow in the morning, then snow showers in the
afternoon. 
.TUESDAY NIGHT...Snow showers. 
.WEDNESDAY... Snow.
.WEDNESDAY NIGHT...Rain and snow in the evening, then showers
after midnight. Snow level near 2500 feet. 
.THURSDAY...Windy. Showers likely. Snow level near 2500 feet. 
.THURSDAY NIGHT...Showers likely in the evening, then snow
showers likely after midnight. Snow level near 2000 feet. 
.FRIDAY...Snow showers likely. 
.FRIDAY NIGHT...Snow showers likely. 
.SATURDAY...Mostly cloudy with a chance of snow showers. 

$$

www.weather.gov/seattle

    2-24-2018
    Northwest Avalanche Center
    Paradise, Mt Rainier National Park, Washington
    
    2-24 - Precip gage under-recording

     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 24     0    21    96    11    16   260   .02   .02     6   162     0
      2 24   100    20    95    11    16   259   .02   .04     6   160     0
      2 24   200    20    95    15    24   256   .01   .05     6   161     0
      2 24   300    20    95    15    22   258   .02   .07     8   161     0
      2 24   400    20    95    17    29   260   .01   .08     8   162     0
      2 24   500    20    95    18    28   255   .01   .09    10   164     0
      2 24   600    19    95    18    31   257   .01    .1    11   165     0
      2 24   700    18    94    20    30   261   .02   .12    12   165     0
      2 24   800    18    94    17    28   258   .01   .13    13   166    15
      2 24   900    19    94    14    22   254   .01   .14    14   164    90
      2 24  1000    21    94    12    19   251   .02   .16    16   164   232
      2 24  1100    23    95    12    19   253   .07   .23    -0   161   353
      2 24  1200    26    93    16    24   255   .09   .32    -0   168   573
      2 24  1300    24    95    16    24   257   .09   .41     0   161   474
      2 24  1400    25    95    15    25   264   .08   .49     1   167   435
      2 24  1500    21    95    15    26   263   .12   .61     1   162   360
      2 24  1600    21    94    18    27   266   .08   .69     1   164   274
      2 24  1700    18    94    26    38   266   .04   .73     2   168    93
      2 24  1800    18    94    28    46   266   .02   .75     2   168     9
      2 24  1900    20    95    30    42   263   .01   .76     2   168     0
      2 24  2000    18    94    30    49   268   .02   .78     2   166     0
      2 24  2100    20    95    29    46   265     0   .78     2   165     0
      2 24  2200    21    95    28    40   266   .01   .79     2   165     0
      2 24  2300    21    95    23    33   269   .01    .8     2   165     0


          

                                                           Total
                                                           Prec.
                                                           5400'
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          2-24-2018
          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 24      0      3     91     46     59     75    224      0
             2 24    100      3     91     42     58     72    224      0
             2 24    200      3     91     47     59     74    224      0
             2 24    300      2     91     40     53     69    224      0
             2 24    400      1     90     33     48     63    224      0
             2 24    500      0     89     20     47     63    224      0
             2 24    600     -1     89     11     42     67    224      0
             2 24    700     -2     89      6     33     48    224      0
             2 24    800     -2     88      5     19     38    224     40
             2 24    900     -0     89      3     12     22    224    175
             2 24   1000     -0     89      2      7     13    224    262
             2 24   1100      1     90      0      8     23    224    438
             2 24   1200      2     89      0      7     21    224    505
             2 24   1300      3     90      0      2      9    224    643
             2 24   1400      8     92      0      0      0    224    674
             2 24   1500      5     87      0      0      0    224    561
             2 24   1600      5     89      0      0      0    224    469
             2 24   1700      4     91      0      0      0    224    240
             2 24   1800      6     90      0      0      0    224     19
             2 24   1900     11     89      0      0      0    224      0
             2 24   2000     13     81      0      0      0    224      0
             2 24   2100     12     86      0      0     42    224      0
             2 24   2200     13     79     11     29     65    224      0
             2 24   2300      7     93      6     18     39    224      0





















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