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Wind               storm    | hurricane   | Height
m/s   1 5  10 15 | 20 25 30 | 35  40  45  | Base  C1    C2    C3    C4    Summ1 Summit2
Km/h  4 18 36 54 | 72 90 108| 126 144 162 | 6139  6748  7091  7499  8249  8854  9192  m
Kt    2 10 19 29 | 39 49 58 | 68  78  87  | 19009 21007 22132 23471 25932 27917 29025 ft

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April 19
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Everest forecast - From SMHI and AdventureWeather.com
By ExplorersWeb
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Synopsis Everest 0420-0424 summit level

Jet:
No Jet in the area during the period.

Summit:
9000 m: Northwest 10-15 m/s. During Wednesday turning to west 5-10 m/s
and from Saturday increasing
south westerly wind with speed up to 15-20 m/s.

7500 m: North to northwest 5-10 m/s. During Wednesday turning to west,
at times southwest rest of period and from late Friday increasing.
During Saturday 10-15 m/s.

Weather:
A ridge is passing at start with mainly dry weather, but from Wednesday
passing minor troughs will cause some showers. At end of period a low is
deepening over Kashmir and then moving in direction towards ME.


Synopsis Annapurna 0420-0424

In general the same synopsis applies for the Annapurna region.
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Table for Mount Everest

Apri 19
06pm UTC  Base   C1     C2     C3     C4     Summit1Summit2

Level(m)     6142   6755   7099   7506   8247   8840   9170
Wind(m/s)  010/05 020/07 020/08 010/08 360/09 360/12 360/14
Temp(C)        -7    -11    -13    -17    -23    -28    -31
Humid(%)       19     28     31     40     63     74     67


Apri 20
06am UTC  Base   C1     C2     C3     C4     Summit1Summit2

Level(m)     6148   6764   7109   7518   8264   8861   9193
Wind(m/s)  110/02 020/03 030/03 350/03 320/06 310/09 310/10
Temp(C)        -6    -11    -14    -17    -22    -27    -29
Humid(%)       46     53     59     66     45     46     47


06pm UTC  Base   C1     C2     C3     C4     Summit1Summit2

Level(m)     6142   6756   7101   7511   8259   8859   9193
Wind(m/s)  200/03 190/05 200/04 220/04 260/05 280/08 290/10
Temp(C)        -8    -11    -13    -16    -21    -26    -28
Humid(%)      100     73     66     66     61     56     61



Apri 21
06am UTC  Base   C1     C2     C3     C4     Summit1Summit2

Level(m)     6145   6755   7097   7503   8246   8843   9175
Wind(m/s)  180/05 240/02 250/03 250/05 260/08 260/12 260/14
Temp(C)        -7    -12    -14    -16    -22    -26    -29
Humid(%)       95     84     65     59     56     46     47


06pm UTC  Base   C1     C2     C3     C4     Summit1Summit2

Level(m)     6138   6743   7083   7486   8224   8818   9149
Wind(m/s)  320/03 340/02 340/03 330/04 300/03 290/03 290/03
Temp(C)       -10    -12    -14    -17    -22    -26    -29
Humid(%)       90     33     32     32     34     40     41



Apri 22
06am UTC  Base   C1     C2     C3     C4     Summit1Summit2

Level(m)     6141   6744   7081   7482   8217   8807   9136
Wind(m/s)  170/03 220/00 240/02 250/02 260/04 270/07 270/08
Temp(C)        -9    -13    -15    -18    -23    -27    -30
Humid(%)       96    100     85     83     53     46     34


06pm UTC  Base   C1     C2     C3     C4     Summit1Summit2

Level(m)     6137   6737   7075   7475   8209   8799   9128
Wind(m/s)  240/04 230/05 240/06 240/07 240/07 240/05 240/05
Temp(C)       -10    -14    -16    -18    -23    -28    -30
Humid(%)       65     52     51     45     40     39     36



Apri 23
06am UTC  Base   C1     C2     C3     C4     Summit1Summit2

Level(m)     6141   6742   7078   7478   8210   8799   9127
Wind(m/s)  220/04 260/04 260/05 260/07 260/08 260/10 260/10
Temp(C)        -9    -14    -16    -19    -24    -27    -30
Humid(%)       67     80     59     74     49     13     15


12pm UTC  Base   C1     C2     C3     C4     Summit1Summit2

Level(m)     6139   6739   7076   7477   8211   8800   9128
Wind(m/s)  230/04 240/05 240/06 240/07 240/08 250/08 250/09
Temp(C)       -10    -13    -15    -17    -23    -28    -30
Humid(%)       99     54     52     48     48     52     55



Apri 24
12am UTC  Base   C1     C2     C3     C4     Summit1Summit2

Level(m)     6134   6731   7067   7466   8197   8784   9112
Wind(m/s)  220/06 210/07 200/07 200/09 210/08 220/09 230/10
Temp(C)       -11    -14    -16    -18    -23    -28    -30
Humid(%)       58     62     68     66     53     50     57


12pm UTC  Base   C1     C2     C3     C4     Summit1Summit2

Level(m)     6138   6736   7071   7469   8198   8785   9113
Wind(m/s)  220/05 240/05 240/06 250/07 240/08 230/11 230/15
Temp(C)       -10    -14    -17    -19    -24    -28    -30
Humid(%)       94     51     37     23     13     13     14



Apri 25
12am UTC  Base   C1     C2     C3     C4     Summit1Summit2

Level(m)     6131   6724   7057   7454   8179   8763   9088
Wind(m/s)  230/04 210/06 200/08 200/10 210/10 220/13 220/17
Temp(C)       -13    -16    -18    -20    -26    -30    -32
Humid(%)        5     51     47     46     43     58     71


12pm UTC  Base   C1     C2     C3     C4     Summit1Summit2

Level(m)     6136   6732   7067   7464   8191   8777   9104
Wind(m/s)  180/06 180/05 180/04 190/02 240/01 260/04 250/06
Temp(C)       -11    -15    -17    -20    -25    -28    -31
Humid(%)      100    100     98     91     77     60     59



Apri 26
12am UTC  Base   C1     C2     C3     C4     Summit1Summit2

Level(m)     6132   6727   7061   7457   8183   8767   9093
Wind(m/s)  320/00 080/01 080/02 070/03 070/04 350/01 320/01
Temp(C)       -13    -16    -18    -21    -26    -30    -32
Humid(%)       34     50     72     90    100    100     75








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