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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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Sent out daily to us by email, these forecasts are reproduced here.

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March 17
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Everest forecast - From SMHI and AdventureWeather.com
By ExplorersWeb
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Synopsis Everest 0318--0322 summit level

Jet:
At start no Jet in the area. We find the jet further north and northwest
over Afghanistan and China. From Thursday stronger winds and the jet
moves into ME-area.

Summit:
9000 m: Northwest 25-30 m/s, from Thursday-Friday West-nortwest 35-40
m/s.

7000 m: Northwest 15- 20 m/s, a little increasing.

Weather:
A ridge over Nepal gives dry weather during most of the period. Due to a
weakening in the ridge there will be a risk of local showers in the
beginning of next week.
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Table for Mount Everest

06pm UTC  Base   C1     C2     C3     C4     Summit1Summit2

Level(m)     6140   6750   7092   7498   8239   8833   9164
Wind(m/s)  330/07 330/11 330/12 330/12 340/15 340/19 340/22
Temp(C)        -8    -11    -14    -17    -23    -27    -29
Humid(%)       14     15     18     22     26     17      7


Mars 18
06am UTC  Base   C1     C2     C3     C4     Summit1Summit2

Level(m)     6145   6756   7100   7508   8253   8851   9185
Wind(m/s)  310/02 320/07 310/09 300/12 310/18 310/23 310/26
Temp(C)        -7    -11    -13    -16    -22    -25    -27
Humid(%)       44     11      5      3      3      3      4


06pm UTC  Base   C1     C2     C3     C4     Summit1Summit2

Level(m)     6141   6754   7098   7507   8256   8857   9192
Wind(m/s)  270/04 290/08 290/11 300/14 300/20 300/27 300/31
Temp(C)        -6     -9    -12    -14    -20    -24    -26
Humid(%)       25      6      4      2      3      4      5



Mars 19
06am UTC  Base   C1     C2     C3     C4     Summit1Summit2

Level(m)     6146   6757   7099   7504   8243   8839   9171
Wind(m/s)  310/06 320/13 320/17 320/23 310/32 310/37 310/40
Temp(C)        -6    -11    -14    -17    -22    -26    -28
Humid(%)       34     19     18     14     11     11     11


06pm UTC  Base   C1     C2     C3     C4     Summit1Summit2

Level(m)     6141   6750   7093   7499   8240   8833   9164
Wind(m/s)  310/10 310/15 310/18 320/20 320/24 320/31 320/35
Temp(C)        -7    -10    -12    -16    -22    -27    -29
Humid(%)       26     19     14     13     16     18     19



Mars 20
06am UTC  Base   C1     C2     C3     C4     Summit1Summit2

Level(m)     6145   6754   7094   7497   8233   8823   9153
Wind(m/s)  260/05 290/09 300/12 300/16 300/23 300/33 300/35
Temp(C)        -6    -12    -14    -17    -23    -28    -30
Humid(%)       61     71     63     50     58     48     51


06pm UTC  Base   C1     C2     C3     C4     Summit1Summit2

Level(m)     6140   6748   7088   7492   8228   8819   9149
Wind(m/s)  290/09 300/14 300/18 300/22 310/31 310/36 310/37
Temp(C)        -7    -11    -14    -17    -23    -27    -30
Humid(%)       46     30     29     27     32     39     39



Mars 21
06am UTC  Base   C1     C2     C3     C4     Summit1Summit2

Level(m)     6145   6753   7093   7497   8233   8824   9154
Wind(m/s)  270/08 290/13 290/16 290/19 290/28 290/34 290/37
Temp(C)        -6    -12    -14    -17    -23    -27    -30
Humid(%)       63     70     67     62     73     77     79


12pm UTC  Base   C1     C2     C3     C4     Summit1Summit2

Level(m)     6141   6749   7089   7493   8231   8823   9152
Wind(m/s)  290/10 290/16 300/19 300/22 300/30 310/34 310/36
Temp(C)        -7    -11    -13    -16    -22    -27    -29
Humid(%)       73     59     56     53     51     48     43



Mars 22
12am UTC  Base   C1     C2     C3     C4     Summit1Summit2

Level(m)     6138   6744   7084   7486   8222   8811   9140
Wind(m/s)  310/14 310/21 310/25 310/31 300/38 300/42 300/44
Temp(C)        -8    -12    -14    -17    -23    -28    -31
Humid(%)       21     22     23     27     45     61     64


12pm UTC  Base   C1     C2     C3     C4     Summit1Summit2

Level(m)     6142   6751   7092   7498   8238   8831   9161
Wind(m/s)  270/08 280/14 280/17 290/20 290/31 290/35 290/38
Temp(C)        -7    -11    -13    -16    -22    -26    -29
Humid(%)       78     39     32     30     30     36     40



Mars 23
12am UTC  Base   C1     C2     C3     C4     Summit1Summit2

Level(m)     6138   6744   7084   7487   8224   8815   9145
Wind(m/s)  280/08 280/13 280/16 280/20 290/31 280/40 280/43
Temp(C)        -8    -12    -14    -17    -23    -27    -29
Humid(%)       12     14     16     18     25     32     36


12pm UTC  Base   C1     C2     C3     C4     Summit1Summit2

Level(m)     6142   6750   7092   7497   8237   8832   9164
Wind(m/s)  290/08 290/13 290/16 290/20 290/31 290/42 290/45
Temp(C)        -7    -10    -13    -16    -21    -25    -27
Humid(%)       64     40     38     38     35     28     26



Mars 24
12am UTC  Base   C1     C2     C3     C4     Summit1Summit2

Level(m)     6138   6744   7084   7487   8226   8821   9153
Wind(m/s)  260/09 270/13 270/15 270/18 270/28 270/40 270/44
Temp(C)        -8    -12    -14    -17    -21    -25    -27
Humid(%)       11     10     10     11      9      9      9














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