Recreational Report
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Mount Rainier Recreational Forecast
National Weather Service Seattle WA
355 AM PDT Mon Aug 21 2017

.SYNOPSIS...High pressure will build over the Pacific Northwest today
and Tuesday, then shift eastward. After some areas of morning low
clouds and fog lower slopes, mostly sunny skies and warmer temperatures are
expected. A weak trough will approach the region Wednesday then
quickly move across the area Wednesday night and Thursday. Cooler
temperatures will prevail and there will a chance some showers,
especially coast and mountains. Another ridge builds Friday through
the weekend with a return to dry weather and above average
temperatures.

&&

.MONDAY...Sunny. Freezing level near 15500 feet.
.MONDAY NIGHT...Clear. Freezing level near 15500 feet.
.TUESDAY...Sunny. Freezing level near 15000 feet.
.TUESDAY NIGHT...Mostly clear. Freezing level near 15000 feet.
.WEDNESDAY...Mostly sunny. Freezing level near 14000 feet.

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Temperature and wind forecasts for selected locations.

                       Mon    Mon    Tue    Tue    Wed
                            Night         Night

Summit   (14411 FT)     32     31     29     28     26
                      W  5  SW 15  SW 20  SW 25  SW 30

Camp Muir(10188 FT)     45     47     45     46     42
                      E  5  SW 10   S 10  SW 10  SW 15

Paradise  (5420 FT)     72     58     72     51     64
                     SW  5  NW 10  SW  5  NW  5   W 10

Longmire  (2760 FT)     81     57     82     54     73
                     CALM   CALM   CALM   CALM    CALM

++ 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 slight chance of showers in
the evening, then a chance of showers after midnight. Snow level
near 12000 feet.
.THURSDAY...Mostly cloudy with a chance of showers. Snow level
near 10000 feet.
.THURSDAY NIGHT...Mostly cloudy. A slight chance of showers in
the evening. Snow level near 10000 feet.
.FRIDAY...Partly sunny in the morning then becoming sunny.
Freezing level near 12500 feet.
.FRIDAY NIGHT...Mostly clear. Freezing level near 14000 feet.
.SATURDAY...Sunny. Freezing level near 15000 feet.
.SATURDAY NIGHT...Clear. Freezing level near 15500 feet.
.SUNDAY...Sunny. Freezing level near 15500 feet.

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