Kautz Helibase (7WA7) - Current Aviation Weather
LAST UPDATE: Wednesday, October 05, 2022, 05:15:00 PDT 2022-10-05 12:15:00 GMT 26 min 59 sec ago
PAGE LOADED: Wednesday, October 05, 2022, 05:41:59 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: 1,954.782 ft 595.818 m
Pressure Altitude: 2,108.247 ft 642.594 m
Elevation Correction: -204.147 ft -62.224 m
Altimeter: 30.14 inHg 1,020.571 hPa
Sea-Level Pressure: 30.17 inHg 1,021.672 hPa
Cloud Base Altitude: 2,394 ft 730 m
METAR REPORT Note: "7WA7" is the official FAA designation for Kautz Helibase)
METAR 7WA7 051215Z AUTO 06001G03KT 13SM 08/08 A3014 RMK A02 SLP217 T00820080 4/001 10108 20082 402400082
NOTE: This site has no cloud height or ceiling information!
WIND*
DIRECTION SPEED GUST
ENE (060°)
1.4 kt
1.6 mph
2.7 kt
3.1 mph
VISIBILITY*
CURRENT 24-HR MAX 24-HR MIN
13.35 mi
21.49 km
34.99 mi
56.32 km
13.35 mi
21.49 km
PRESENT WEATHER*
SYNOP CODE METAR CODE DECODED
0
No significant weather observed
AIR TEMPERATURE
CURRENT 24-HR MAX 24-HR MIN
46.8 °F
8.2 °C
75.2 °F
24.0 °C
46.8 °F
8.2 °C
Feels Like: 44.1 - 45.0 °F (6.7 - 7.2 °C)
DEW POINT TEMPERATURE
CURRENT 24-HR MAX 24-HR MIN
46.4 °F
8.0 °C
52.7 °F
11.5 °C
45.0 °F
7.2 °C
RELATIVE HUMIDITY
CURRENT 24-HR MAX 24-HR MIN
98.8 %
98.8 %
38.8 %
AIR PRESSURE
CURRENT 24-HR MAX 24-HR MIN
27.71 inHg
938.5 hPa
27.71 inHg
938.5 hPa
27.63 inHg
935.6 hPa
RAINFALL**
1-HR 24-HR
0.00 in
0.00 in
10-HOUR FUEL TEMPERATURE
CURRENT 24-HR MAX 24-HR MIN
43.5 °F
6.4 °C
94.5 °F
34.7 °C
43.3 °F
6.3 °C
10-HOUR FUEL MOISTURE
CURRENT 24-HR MAX 24-HR MIN
21.2 %
22.2 %
8.1 %
SNOW DEPTH
CURRENT 24-HR MAX 24-HR MIN
0.8 in
2.00 cm
0.98 in
2.50 cm
0.35 in
0.90 cm
BATTERY VOLTAGE
CURRENT 24-HR MAX 24-HR MIN
12.5 v
14.4 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