Recreational Report
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MOUNT RAINIER RECREATIONAL FORECAST
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE SEATTLE WA
352 AM PDT FRI APR 29 2016

.SYNOPSIS...A FRONT AND ITS UPPER TROUGH WILL MOVE THROUGH WASHINGTON
FRIDAY...PRODUCING OCCASIONAL SHOWERS AT MOUNT RAINIER NATIONAL
PARK. THE SNOW LEVEL WILL BE AROUND 4500 FEET WITH 1 TO 3 INCHES
OF NEW SNOW. A STRONG UPPER RIDGE WILL BRING DRY WARMER WEATHER
SATURDAY THROUGH MONDAY...BUT THERE WILL BE STRONG NORTH WINDS ON
THE SUMMIT SATURDAY AND SATURDAY NIGHT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS WILL
RETURN TUESDAY THROUGH THURSDAY OF NEXT WEEK...AS MOIST SOUTHERLY
FLOW DEVELOPS ALOFT.

&&

.FRIDAY...SHOWERS LIKELY IN THE MORNING...THEN SHOWERS IN THE
AFTERNOON. SNOW ACCUMULATION UP TO 3 INCHES. SNOW LEVEL NEAR
4500 FEET.
.FRIDAY NIGHT...WINDY. MOSTLY CLOUDY. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS. SNOW
LEVEL NEAR 5000 FEET.
.SATURDAY...MOSTLY SUNNY. FREEZING LEVEL NEAR 7000 FEET.
.SATURDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLEAR. FREEZING LEVEL NEAR 9000 FEET.
.SUNDAY...BREEZY...SUNNY. FREEZING LEVEL NEAR 9500 FEET.

&&

TEMPERATURE AND WIND FORECASTS FOR SELECTED LOCATIONS.

                       FRI    FRI    SAT    SAT    SUN
                            NIGHT         NIGHT

SUMMIT   (14411 FT)      2      6     13     16     16
                     NW 20   N 20   N 50  NE 45   E 30

CAMP MUIR(10188 FT)     18     23     26     28     30
                     NW 25   N 20  NE 15   E 20   E 30

PARADISE  (5420 FT)     37     28     50     38     64
                      W 10   N 20  SW  5  NE 15  NE 20

LONGMIRE  (2700 FT)     44     38     57     41     69
                      W 10   E  5  SW  5  NE  5   E 15

++ 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...

.SUNDAY NIGHT...BREEZY. MOSTLY CLEAR. FREEZING LEVEL NEAR
10500 FEET.
.MONDAY...SUNNY. FREEZING LEVEL NEAR 10500 FEET.
.MONDAY NIGHT...PARTLY CLOUDY. FREEZING LEVEL NEAR 10500 FEET.
.TUESDAY...PARTLY SUNNY WITH A CHANCE OF SHOWERS. SNOW LEVEL NEAR
9000 FEET.
.TUESDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH A CHANCE OF SHOWERS. SNOW
LEVEL NEAR 9000 FEET.
.WEDNESDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH A CHANCE OF SHOWERS. SNOW LEVEL
NEAR 9000 FEET.
.WEDNESDAY NIGHT...CLOUDY WITH A CHANCE OF SHOWERS. SNOW LEVEL
NEAR 8500 FEET.
.THURSDAY...PARTLY SUNNY WITH A CHANCE OF SHOWERS. SNOW LEVEL
NEAR 8000 FEET.

$$

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