Kautz Helibase (7WA7) - Current Aviation Weather
LAST UPDATE: Monday, May 27, 2024, 15:15:00 PDT 2024-05-27 22:15:00 GMT 29 min 13 sec ago
PAGE LOADED: Monday, May 27, 2024, 15:44:13 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: 3,027.660 ft 922.831 m
Pressure Altitude: 2,137.772 ft 651.593 m
Elevation Correction: -174.623 ft -53.225 m
Altimeter: 30.11 inHg 1,019.501 hPa
Sea-Level Pressure: 30.06 inHg 1,018.008 hPa
Cloud Base Altitude: 5,381 ft 1,640 m
METAR REPORT Note: "7WA7" is the official FAA designation for Kautz Helibase)
METAR 7WA7 272215Z AUTO 25004G09KT 30SM 17/09 A3011 RMK A02 SLP180 T01690094 4/001 401750059
NOTE: This site has no cloud height or ceiling information!
WIND*
DIRECTION SPEED GUST
WSW (251°)
3.7 kt
4.3 mph
8.9 kt
10.3 mph
VISIBILITY*
CURRENT 24-HR MAX 24-HR MIN
27.17 mi
43.73 km
46.92 mi
75.52 km
10.31 mi
16.59 km
PRESENT WEATHER*
SYNOP CODE METAR CODE DECODED
0
No significant weather observed
AIR TEMPERATURE
CURRENT 24-HR MAX 24-HR MIN
62.4 °F
16.9 °C
63.5 °F
17.5 °C
42.6 °F
5.9 °C
Feels Like: 56.1 - 59.7 °F (13.4 - 15.4 °C)
DEW POINT TEMPERATURE
CURRENT 24-HR MAX 24-HR MIN
48.9 °F
9.4 °C
50.0 °F
10.0 °C
42.6 °F
5.9 °C
RELATIVE HUMIDITY
CURRENT 24-HR MAX 24-HR MIN
61.2 %
100 %
55.4 %
AIR PRESSURE
CURRENT 24-HR MAX 24-HR MIN
27.68 inHg
937.5 hPa
27.71 inHg
938.3 hPa
27.68 inHg
937.4 hPa
RAINFALL**
1-HR 24-HR
0.00 in
0.00 in
10-HOUR FUEL TEMPERATURE
CURRENT 24-HR MAX 24-HR MIN
73.9 °F
23.3 °C
84.9 °F
29.4 °C
41.4 °F
5.2 °C
10-HOUR FUEL MOISTURE
CURRENT 24-HR MAX 24-HR MIN
10.2 %
26.7 %
10.1 %
SNOW DEPTH
CURRENT 24-HR MAX 24-HR MIN
0.8 in
2.10 cm
0.94 in
2.40 cm
0.55 in
1.40 cm
BATTERY VOLTAGE
CURRENT 24-HR MAX 24-HR MIN
14 v
14.6 v
12.5 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