Kautz Helibase (7WA7) - Current Aviation Weather
LAST UPDATE: Tuesday, June 28, 2022, 16:15:00 PDT 2022-06-28 23:15:00 GMT 111 min 48 sec ago
PAGE LOADED: Tuesday, June 28, 2022, 18:06:48 PDT

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: 2,767.777 ft 843.618 m
Pressure Altitude: 2,118.086 ft 645.593 m
Elevation Correction: -194.308 ft -59.225 m
Altimeter: 30.12 inHg 1,020.032 hPa
Sea-Level Pressure: 30.09 inHg 1,019.125 hPa
Cloud Base Altitude: 4,971 ft 1,515 m
METAR REPORT Note: "7WA7" is the official FAA designation for Kautz Helibase)
METAR 7WA7 282315Z AUTO 24004G08KT 50SM 15/08 A3012 RMK A02 SLP191 T01490084 4/001 403040100
NOTE: This site has no cloud height or ceiling information!
WIND*
DIRECTION SPEED GUST
WSW (244°)
3.5 kt
4.0 mph
8.4 kt
9.6 mph
VISIBILITY*
CURRENT 24-HR MAX 24-HR MIN
46.60 mi
75.00 km
46.60 mi
75.00 km
16.42 mi
26.43 km
PRESENT WEATHER*
SYNOP CODE METAR CODE DECODED
0
No significant weather observed
AIR TEMPERATURE
CURRENT 24-HR MAX 24-HR MIN
58.8 °F
14.9 °C
86.7 °F
30.4 °C
50.0 °F
10.0 °C
Feels Like: 52.4 - 55.7 °F (11.3 - 13.2 °C)
DEW POINT TEMPERATURE
CURRENT 24-HR MAX 24-HR MIN
47.1 °F
8.4 °C
58.5 °F
14.7 °C
41.9 °F
5.5 °C
RELATIVE HUMIDITY
CURRENT 24-HR MAX 24-HR MIN
65 %
98 %
22.6 %
AIR PRESSURE
CURRENT 24-HR MAX 24-HR MIN
27.70 inHg
938.0 hPa
27.70 inHg
938.0 hPa
27.57 inHg
933.7 hPa
RAINFALL**
1-HR 24-HR
0.00 in
0.00 in
10-HOUR FUEL TEMPERATURE
CURRENT 24-HR MAX 24-HR MIN
64.8 °F
18.2 °C
106.2 °F
41.2 °C
46.6 °F
8.1 °C
10-HOUR FUEL MOISTURE
CURRENT 24-HR MAX 24-HR MIN
8.6 %
20.2 %
5.5 %
SNOW DEPTH
CURRENT 24-HR MAX 24-HR MIN
0.7 in
1.90 cm
1.02 in
2.60 cm
0.43 in
1.10 cm
BATTERY VOLTAGE
CURRENT 24-HR MAX 24-HR MIN
13.8 v
14.3 v
12.6 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