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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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May 31 M
May 28 F
May 28 F
May 24 M
May 24 M
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March 24
*******************************************************************
Everest forecast - From SMHI and AdventureWeather.com
By ExplorersWeb
*******************************************************************
Synopsis Everest 0325--0329 summit level

Jet:
A westerly jet will be situated over ME at first with core just north of
the mountain. The Jet is weakening and in the end of the period the core
will be situated south of ME.

Summit:
9000 m: West 30-40 m/s. From the weekend decreasing to 20-25 m/s.
7500 m: West 20-28 m/s, from the weekend decreasing to 10-15 m/s.

Weather:
A minor ridge over northeastern India-Nepal-Tibet will give mainly dry
conditions over ME at start but the ridge is moving slowly to the south.
An upper circulation over Pakistan is slowly moving eastwards and at the
same time weakening. This will cause some local showers over ME-area.
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Table for Mount Everest


Mars 24
06pm UTC  Base   C1     C2     C3     C4     Summit1Summit2

Level(m)     6138   6741   7080   7482   8217   8808   9139
Wind(m/s)  260/09 270/13 270/15 270/16 270/21 260/30 260/36
Temp(C)        -8    -12    -15    -17    -22    -27    -29
Humid(%)       10     10     10     12     16     16     14


Mars 25
06am UTC  Base   C1     C2     C3     C4     Summit1Summit2

Level(m)     6142   6746   7083   7482   8210   8796   9123
Wind(m/s)  240/09 240/11 250/11 260/13 270/22 270/32 260/39
Temp(C)        -8    -13    -16    -20    -25    -29    -31
Humid(%)       10     13     15     17     19     21     24


06pm UTC  Base   C1     C2     C3     C4     Summit1Summit2

Level(m)     6135   6734   7070   7469   8199   8784   9110
Wind(m/s)  260/10 260/14 260/15 260/18 260/26 260/36 260/40
Temp(C)       -10    -14    -16    -19    -25    -29    -31
Humid(%)        8      9     11     12     20     29     35



Mars 26
06am UTC  Base   C1     C2     C3     C4     Summit1Summit2

Level(m)     6141   6742   7077   7474   8199   8781   9107
Wind(m/s)  240/10 240/11 250/13 260/15 270/27 260/37 260/41
Temp(C)        -9    -14    -17    -21    -26    -30    -32
Humid(%)       13     19     23     28     39     51     52


06pm UTC  Base   C1     C2     C3     C4     Summit1Summit2

Level(m)     6133   6731   7066   7463   8191   8775   9100
Wind(m/s)  260/10 260/13 260/15 260/16 260/22 260/30 260/37
Temp(C)       -12    -16    -18    -21    -26    -30    -33
Humid(%)       11     12     13     15     21     27     28



Mars 27
06am UTC  Base   C1     C2     C3     C4     Summit1Summit2

Level(m)     6139   6738   7072   7468   8189   8771   9097
Wind(m/s)  230/08 240/10 250/10 260/11 270/17 270/23 270/28
Temp(C)       -11    -16    -19    -22    -28    -30    -32
Humid(%)       16     23     27     30     24     19     15


06pm UTC  Base   C1     C2     C3     C4     Summit1Summit2

Level(m)     6131   6724   7056   7450   8171   8749   9073
Wind(m/s)  250/09 260/12 260/13 260/14 270/15 270/18 270/20
Temp(C)       -14    -17    -20    -23    -28    -32    -34
Humid(%)       20     17     16     14     13     14     14



Mars 28
06am UTC  Base   C1     C2     C3     C4     Summit1Summit2

Level(m)     6136   6729   7059   7451   8165   8741   9064
Wind(m/s)  220/07 230/08 240/08 250/09 270/11 270/16 270/19
Temp(C)       -12    -17    -20    -24    -29    -32    -33
Humid(%)       19     27     32     37     27     12     12


12pm UTC  Base   C1     C2     C3     C4     Summit1Summit2

Level(m)     6132   6718   7047   7437   8153   8730   9053
Wind(m/s)  220/06 250/07 260/08 270/10 270/12 280/15 280/18
Temp(C)       -14    -18    -21    -23    -27    -31    -33
Humid(%)       51     47     34      8      8     14     16



Mars 29
12am UTC  Base   C1     C2     C3     C4     Summit1Summit2

Level(m)     6125   6707   7033   7420   8129   8700   9019
Wind(m/s)  250/07 260/10 260/11 270/13 270/16 270/20 280/24
Temp(C)       -17    -20    -22    -25    -30    -33    -35
Humid(%)       19     10     10     11     15     18     19


12pm UTC  Base   C1     C2     C3     C4     Summit1Summit2

Level(m)     6130   6711   7036   7422   8133   8706   9028
Wind(m/s)  230/07 260/08 270/09 270/10 290/10 300/14 290/18
Temp(C)       -15    -19    -22    -24    -28    -31    -33
Humid(%)       61     58     43     34     37     34     28



Mars 30
12am UTC  Base   C1     C2     C3     C4     Summit1Summit2

Level(m)     6123   6700   7024   7408   8114   8684   9003
Wind(m/s)  260/05 260/06 260/06 250/08 260/10 270/16 280/22
Temp(C)       -17    -20    -23    -25    -29    -33    -35
Humid(%)       39     35     33     28     18     11      9


12pm UTC  Base   C1     C2     C3     C4     Summit1Summit2

Level(m)     6130   6710   7035   7422   8133   8706   9025
Wind(m/s)  240/06 270/09 280/11 290/13 300/15 300/21 300/27
Temp(C)       -15    -19    -22    -24    -28    -32    -34
Humid(%)       75     76     73     70     66     54     48



Mars 31
12am UTC  Base   C1     C2     C3     C4     Summit1Summit2

Level(m)     6124   6704   7029   7415   8124   8696   9016
Wind(m/s)  270/08 270/11 270/13 270/15 280/25 280/39 280/45
Temp(C)       -17    -21    -23    -25    -29    -33    -34
Humid(%)       54     54     51     39     24     19     19

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