Kautz Helibase (7WA7) - Current Aviation Weather
LAST UPDATE: Sunday, September 19, 2021, 21:15:00 PDT 2021-09-20 04:15:00 GMT 52 min 17 sec ago
PAGE LOADED: Sunday, September 19, 2021, 22:07:17 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: 1,947.605 ft 593.630 m
Pressure Altitude: 2,059.095 ft 627.612 m
Elevation Correction: -253.301 ft -77.206 m
Altimeter: 30.19 inHg 1,022.387 hPa
Sea-Level Pressure: 30.22 inHg 1,023.396 hPa
METAR REPORT Note: "7WA7" is the official FAA designation for Kautz Helibase)
METAR 7WA7 200415Z AUTO 25002G04KT 20SM 09/09 A3019 RMK A02 SLP234 T00860086 4/001 401140074
NOTE: This site has no cloud height or ceiling information!
WIND*
DIRECTION SPEED GUST
WSW (254°)
1.7 kt
2.0 mph
3.7 kt
4.3 mph
VISIBILITY*
CURRENT 24-HR MAX 24-HR MIN
18.92 mi
30.44 km
52.37 mi
84.27 km
1.79 mi
2.89 km
PRESENT WEATHER*
SYNOP CODE METAR CODE DECODED
0
No significant weather observed
AIR TEMPERATURE
CURRENT 24-HR MAX 24-HR MIN
47.5 °F
8.6 °C
52.5 °F
11.4 °C
45.3 °F
7.4 °C
Feels Like: 44.4 - 45.7 °F (6.9 - 7.6 °C)
DEW POINT TEMPERATURE
CURRENT 24-HR MAX 24-HR MIN
47.5 °F
8.6 °C
51.3 °F
10.7 °C
45.3 °F
7.4 °C
RELATIVE HUMIDITY
CURRENT 24-HR MAX 24-HR MIN
100.0 %
100.0 %
80.6 %
AIR PRESSURE
CURRENT 24-HR MAX 24-HR MIN
27.76 inHg
940.2 hPa
27.76 inHg
940.2 hPa
27.38 inHg
927.3 hPa
RAINFALL**
1-HR 24-HR
0.00 in
0.57 in
10-HOUR FUEL TEMPERATURE
CURRENT 24-HR MAX 24-HR MIN
47.5 °F
8.6 °C
61.7 °F
16.5 °C
45.1 °F
7.3 °C
10-HOUR FUEL MOISTURE
CURRENT 24-HR MAX 24-HR MIN
100.0 %
100.0 %
99.1 %
SNOW DEPTH
CURRENT 24-HR MAX 24-HR MIN
0.7 in
1.70 cm
0.98 in
2.50 cm
0.51 in
1.30 cm
BATTERY VOLTAGE
CURRENT 24-HR MAX 24-HR MIN
12.7 v
13.6 v
12.4 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