Recreational Report
Issued by NWS Seattle/Tacoma, WA

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MOUNT RAINIER RECREATIONAL FORECAST
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE SEATTLE WA
330 PM PDT MON MAY 25 2015

.SYNOPSIS...AN UPPER LEVEL LOW CENTERED OVER SOUTH CENTRAL BRITISH
COLUMBIA JUST NORTH OF CENTRAL WASHINGTON THIS AFTERNOON WILL MOVE
SOUTHEAST OVER EASTERN WA TONIGHT AND TUESDAY. THE LOW WILL KEEP THE
AIR MASS UNSTABLE FOR A CHANCE OF SHOWERS TONIGHT AND TUESDAY. THE
LOW WILL DEPART WEDNESDAY ALLOWING AN UPPER LEVEL RIDGE TO MOVE OVER
THE REGION THROUGH THIS WEEKEND. THIS WILL ALLOW THE AIR MASS TO
WARM AND SNOW LEVELS TO RISE. EVEN WITH THE RIDGE OVER THE
AREA...THE AIR MASS WILL STILL BECOME UNSTABLE DURING THE AFTERNOON
AND EVENINGS THROUGH FRIDAY FOR A CHANCE OF SHOWERS.

&&

.MONDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLOUDY. A CHANCE OF RAIN AND SNOW SHOWERS.
SNOW LEVEL NEAR 8000 FEET.
.TUESDAY...CLOUDY. A CHANCE OF RAIN AND SNOW SHOWERS IN THE
AFTERNOON. SNOW LEVEL NEAR 8500 FEET.
.TUESDAY NIGHT...CLOUDY. A CHANCE OF RAIN AND SNOW SHOWERS IN THE
EVENING. SNOW LEVEL NEAR 9000 FEET.
.WEDNESDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. A CHANCE OF RAIN AND SNOW SHOWERS IN
THE AFTERNOON. SNOW LEVEL NEAR 9500 FEET.

&&

TEMPERATURE AND WIND FORECASTS FOR SELECTED LOCATIONS.

                       MON    TUE    TUE    WED
                     NIGHT         NIGHT

SUMMIT   (14411 FT)     13     12     14     17
                      N 25   N 20   N 20   N 25

CAMP MUIR(10188 FT)     30     30     32     34
                      N 10   N 10  NE  5   N  5

PARADISE  (5420 FT)     39     52     43     58
                      E  5  SW  5   E  5  SW  5

LONGMIRE  (2700 FT)     46     57     48     67
                     SW  5   W 10   S  5  SW  5

++ TEMPERATURES AND WIND FOR THE SUMMIT AND CAMP MUIR ARE AVERAGE
   CONDITIONS EXPECTED IN THE FREE AIR AT THOSE ELEVATIONS.
++ TEMPERATURES FOR PARADISE AND LONGMIRE ARE THE EXPECTED HIGHS AND
   LOWS. WIND IS THE AVERAGE WIND EXPECTED DURING THAT PERIOD.

.EXTENDED FORECAST...

.WEDNESDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLOUDY. A CHANCE OF RAIN AND SNOW
SHOWERS IN THE EVENING. SNOW LEVEL NEAR 10500 FEET.
.THURSDAY...PARTLY SUNNY. A CHANCE OF RAIN AND SNOW SHOWERS IN
THE AFTERNOON. SNOW LEVEL NEAR 10500 FEET.
.THURSDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH A CHANCE OF RAIN SHOWERS IN
THE EVENING...THEN PARTLY CLOUDY AFTER MIDNIGHT. SNOW LEVEL NEAR
11500 FEET.
.FRIDAY...PARTLY SUNNY. A CHANCE OF RAIN AND SNOW SHOWERS IN THE
AFTERNOON. SNOW LEVEL NEAR 11000 FEET.
.FRIDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLOUDY. A CHANCE OF RAIN AND SNOW SHOWERS
IN THE EVENING. SNOW LEVEL NEAR 11500 FEET.
.SATURDAY...PARTLY SUNNY. FREEZING LEVEL NEAR 12500 FEET.
.SATURDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLOUDY. FREEZING LEVEL NEAR 12500 FEET.
.SUNDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. FREEZING LEVEL NEAR 12500 FEET.
.SUNDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLOUDY. FREEZING LEVEL NEAR 12500 FEET.
.MONDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH A CHANCE OF RAIN AND SNOW SHOWERS.
SNOW LEVEL NEAR 10500 FEET.

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