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Mt Rainier Recreational Forecast MOUNT RAINIER RECREATIONAL FORECAST
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE SEATTLE WA
326 PM PDT WED MAY 25 2016

.SYNOPSIS...THE HIGHER PORTION OF MOUNT RAINIER WAS IN THE
SUNSHINE ON WEDNESDAY WHILE CLOUDS FOG AND MIST PERSISTED
BELOW ABOUT 8000 FEET. AN UPPER TROUGH WILL DEEPEN THE 
MOISTURE AND BRING SOME SHOWERS AT TIMES TO MOUNT RAINIER
THROUGH THE MEMORIAL DAY WEEKEND. THE AIR ALOFT WILL ALSO
COOL WITH THE FREEZING LEVEL FALLING THURSDAY AFTERNOON AND
EVENING. AN UPPER RIDGE WITH SUNNIER WARMER WEATHER WILL ARRIVE
STARTING NEXT TUESDAY.

&&

.WEDNESDAY NIGHT...CLOUDY BELOW ABOUT 8000 FEET WITH MIST AND
A CHANCE OF DRIZZLE. MOSTLY CLEAR ABOVE 8000 FEET. 
.THURSDAY...CLOUDY WITH A CHANCE OF SHOWERS. SNOW LEVEL NEAR
7000 FEET DECREASING TO 5500 FEET IN THE AFTERNOON. 
.THURSDAY NIGHT...WINDY. MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH A CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
SNOW LEVEL NEAR 5500 FEET DECREASING TO 4500 FEET AFTER MIDNIGHT.
.FRIDAY...WINDY...SHOWERS. LIGHT SNOW ACCUMULATIONS. SNOW LEVEL
NEAR 4500 FEET. 

&&

TEMPERATURE AND WIND FORECASTS FOR SELECTED LOCATIONS.

                       WED    THU    THU    FRI  
                     NIGHT         NIGHT        

SUMMIT   (14411 FT)     15     11      5      4
                     NW 20   W 30   W 60  NW 45 

CAMP MUIR(10188 FT)     30     27     18     15
                     NW 20  NW 25   W 40   W 25 

PARADISE  (5420 FT)     34     44     31     40
                     NW 10   W 10   W 25   W 20 

LONGMIRE  (2700 FT)     41     51     39     48
                      W  5   W 10   W 10   W 10 

++ 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...BREEZY...SHOWERS. SNOW LEVEL NEAR 4500 FEET. 
.SATURDAY...SHOWERS. SNOW LEVEL NEAR 5000 FEET. 
.SATURDAY NIGHT AND SUNDAY...SHOWERS LIKELY. SNOW LEVEL NEAR
6500 FEET. 
.SUNDAY NIGHT THROUGH MONDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH A CHANCE
OF SHOWERS. SNOW LEVEL NEAR 7000 FEET. 
.TUESDAY THROUGH WEDNESDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. FREEZING LEVEL NEAR
10000 FEET. 

$$

WEATHER.GOV/SEATTLE

    5-26-2016
    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'
    ------------------------------------------------------------------------
      5 25   200    38    98     0     2     6     0     0     0    90     0
      5 25   300    38    99     1     4   333     0     0     0    90     0
      5 25   400    37    98     1     6   285     0     0     0    90     0
      5 25   500    37    98     2     4    34     0     0     0    90     3
      5 25   600    37    97     2     5    22     0     0     0    90    26
      5 25   700    38    96     1     4    31     0     0     0    90    78
      5 25   800    39    95     0     3    25     0     0     0    89   141
      5 25   900    41    93     1     4   235     0     0     0    89   220
      5 25  1000    42    90     1     4    95     0     0     0    88   379
      5 25  1100    41    94     3     6   175     0     0     0    89   260
      5 25  1200    41    95     3     6   184     0     0     0    89   239
      5 25  1300    42    95     3     6   205   .02   .02     0    88   275
      5 25  1400    43    96     4     7   229   .01   .03     0    88   306
      5 25  1500    42    97     5     8   260   .01   .04     0    88   165
      5 25  1600    41    98     5     9   248   .01   .05     0    88    80
      5 25  1700    41    98     5     8   238   .01   .06     0    89    53
      5 25  1800    40    99     4     8   230     0   .06     0    89    30
      5 25  1900    39    99     4     9   223   .01   .07     0    89    12
      5 25  2000    38    99     4     6   222   .01   .08     0    89     2
      5 25  2100    38    99     3     6   214     0   .08     0    89     0
      5 25  2200    38    99     2     6   213     0   .08     0    89     0
      5 25  2300    38    99     2     7   251   .01   .09     0    89     0
      5 26     0    37    99     4     8   260   .02   .11     0    89     0
      5 26   100    36    99     6     9   260   .01   .12     0    89     0


          

                                                           Total
                                                           Prec.
                                                           5400'
          ------------------------------------------------------
                                                             .12















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          5-26-2016
          Northwest Avalanche Center
          Camp Muir, Mt Rainier National Park, Washington
          
          Wind gages unheated and may rime
          Solar pyranometer not working since early Feb '16

            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'
          ---------------------------------------------------------------
             5 25    200     28     72      0      0      4    261      0
             5 25    300     28     68      0      1      4    294      0
             5 25    400     28     64      0      0      5    307      0
             5 25    500     33     55      0      1      5    316      0
             5 25    600     33     56      0      0      3    286      0
             5 25    700     35     53      0      0      1    286      0
             5 25    800     38     50      0      0      2    276      0
             5 25    900     38     48      0      1      5    192      0
             5 25   1000     33     62      0      3      5    228      0
             5 25   1100     43     41      0      2      4    225      0
             5 25   1200     38     49      0      2      5    161      0
             5 25   1300     33     65      2      4      6    220      0
             5 25   1400     34     58      2      4      5    226      0
             5 25   1500     34     55      3      4      5    227      0
             5 25   1600     35     59      0      0      5    241      0
             5 25   1700     35     54      0      1      4      7      0
             5 25   1800     32     54      0      1      5    259      0
             5 25   1900     33     41      0      0      4    288      0
             5 25   2000     32     32      0      3      7    290      0
             5 25   2100     32     31      0      3      7     19      0
             5 25   2200     31     30      0      4      6     18      0
             5 25   2300     33     26      0      4      8      7      0
             5 26      0     30     36      0      3      6      2      0





















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