Kautz Helibase (7WA7) - Current Aviation Weather
LAST UPDATE: Tuesday, December 05, 2023, 04:15:00 PST 2023-12-05 12:15:00 GMT 18 min 2 sec ago
PAGE LOADED: Tuesday, December 05, 2023, 04:33:02 PST

This page is a web and mobile-device friendly interface to the Kautz Helibase weather station at Mount Rainier National Park. The site will provide the latest 15-minute weather information from the site that is updated hourly (at about 25 past the hour). The equipment is maintained by the Geology and Imminent Threats program at MORA.

Helibase Elevation: 2,312.395 ft 704.818 m
Density Altitude: 1,699.620 ft 518.044 m
Pressure Altitude: 2,275.902 ft 693.695 m
Elevation Correction: -36.493 ft -11.123 m
Altimeter: 29.95 inHg 1,014.363 hPa
Sea-Level Pressure: 30.02 inHg 1,016.468 hPa
Cloud Base Altitude: 2,312 ft 705 m
METAR REPORT Note: "7WA7" is the official FAA designation for Kautz Helibase)
METAR 7WA7 051215Z AUTO 05003G06KT 05/05 A2995 RMK A02 SLP165 58006 T00460046 70335 P0019 60162 10058 20043 400580008 VISNO $
NOTE: This site has no cloud height or ceiling information!
WIND*
DIRECTION SPEED GUST
NE (046°)
2.5 kt
2.9 mph
6.0 kt
6.9 mph
VISIBILITY*
CURRENT 24-HR MAX 24-HR MIN
-- mi
-- km
-0.62 mi
-1.00 km
-0.62 mi
-1.00 km
PRESENT WEATHER*
SYNOP CODE METAR CODE DECODED
-999
No Data
AIR TEMPERATURE
CURRENT 24-HR MAX 24-HR MIN
40.3 °F
4.6 °C
42.4 °F
5.8 °C
33.4 °F
0.8 °C
Feels Like: 34.0 - 36.4 °F (1.1 - 2.4 °C)
DEW POINT TEMPERATURE
CURRENT 24-HR MAX 24-HR MIN
40.3 °F
4.6 °C
42.4 °F
5.8 °C
33.4 °F
0.8 °C
RELATIVE HUMIDITY
CURRENT 24-HR MAX 24-HR MIN
100 %
100 %
100 %
AIR PRESSURE
CURRENT 24-HR MAX 24-HR MIN
27.54 inHg
932.7 hPa
27.62 inHg
935.4 hPa
27.54 inHg
932.7 hPa
RAINFALL**
1-HR 24-HR
0.19 in
3.35 in
10-HOUR FUEL TEMPERATURE
CURRENT 24-HR MAX 24-HR MIN
38.5 °F
3.6 °C
39.2 °F
4.0 °C
31.8 °F
-0.1 °C
10-HOUR FUEL MOISTURE
CURRENT 24-HR MAX 24-HR MIN
27.0 %
27.3 %
27.0 %
SNOW DEPTH
CURRENT 24-HR MAX 24-HR MIN
-1.3 in
-3.40 cm
84.45 in
214.50 cm
-14.65 in
-37.20 cm
BATTERY VOLTAGE
CURRENT 24-HR MAX 24-HR MIN
11.7 v
11.8 v
11.7 v

NOTES:

*: This instrument is currently unheated and may rime in freezing conditions, affecting data quality

**: This instrument is unheated and will not report accumulation of frozen precipitation