Kautz Helibase (7WA7) - Current Aviation Weather
LAST UPDATE: Friday, January 27, 2023, 19:15:00 PST 2023-01-28 03:15:00 GMT 47 min 48 sec ago
PAGE LOADED: Friday, January 27, 2023, 20:02:48 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: 1,130.113 ft 344.458 m
Pressure Altitude: 2,137.772 ft 651.593 m
Elevation Correction: -174.623 ft -53.225 m
Altimeter: 30.10 inHg 1,019.287 hPa
Sea-Level Pressure: 30.19 inHg 1,022.464 hPa
Cloud Base Altitude: 2,312 ft 705 m
METAR REPORT Note: "7WA7" is the official FAA designation for Kautz Helibase)
METAR 7WA7 280315Z AUTO 06001G02KT 02/02 A3010 RMK A02 SLP225 56006 T00150015 400430004 VISNO $
NOTE: This site has no cloud height or ceiling information!
WIND*
DIRECTION SPEED GUST
ENE (061°)
1.0 kt
1.1 mph
1.6 kt
1.8 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
34.7 °F
1.5 °C
39.7 °F
4.3 °C
32.7 °F
0.4 °C
Feels Like: 30.5 - 30.9 °F (-0.8 - -0.6 °C)
DEW POINT TEMPERATURE
CURRENT 24-HR MAX 24-HR MIN
34.7 °F
1.5 °C
39.6 °F
4.2 °C
32.7 °F
0.4 °C
RELATIVE HUMIDITY
CURRENT 24-HR MAX 24-HR MIN
100 %
100 %
94.5 %
AIR PRESSURE
CURRENT 24-HR MAX 24-HR MIN
27.68 inHg
937.3 hPa
27.96 inHg
946.9 hPa
27.68 inHg
937.2 hPa
RAINFALL**
1-HR 24-HR
0.00 in
0.98 in
10-HOUR FUEL TEMPERATURE
CURRENT 24-HR MAX 24-HR MIN
33.1 °F
0.6 °C
43.5 °F
6.4 °C
32.0 °F
0.0 °C
10-HOUR FUEL MOISTURE
CURRENT 24-HR MAX 24-HR MIN
27.2 %
27.3 %
26.9 %
SNOW DEPTH
CURRENT 24-HR MAX 24-HR MIN
0.4 in
1.10 cm
2.95 in
7.50 cm
-13.11 in
-33.30 cm
BATTERY VOLTAGE
CURRENT 24-HR MAX 24-HR MIN
12.8 v
14.8 v
12.7 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