That's even more than was on the ground in their biggest maximum SWE year, although I don't have data for all the years to see if it is presently a record for the date.
Weather cameras from around Paradise indicate discontinuous snow coverage, so the SNOTEL must be sited in a sun-sheltered area.
|Looking north at Mt. Rainier from the Paradise Visitor Center|
|Looking west from the Paradise Visitor Center|