Recreational Report
Issued by NWS Seattle/Tacoma, WA

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MOUNT RAINIER RECREATIONAL FORECAST
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE SEATTLE WA
256 AM PST THU FEB 23 2017

.SYNOPSIS...COOLER THAN NORMAL TEMPERATURES ARE EXPECTED TO
PERSIST ACROSS THE AREA FOR THE NEXT SEVERAL DAYS. SYSTEMS
EMBEDDED IN NORTHWESTERLY FLOW ALOFT, ALONG WITH AN UNSTABLE AIR
MASS, WILL RESULT IN SNOW SHOWERS AT TIMES. TEMPERATURES WILL
BEGIN TO MODERATE TO NEAR NORMAL TOWARD THE MIDDLE OF NEXT WEEK.

&&

.THURSDAY...PARTLY SUNNY WITH A CHANCE OF SNOW SHOWERS.
.THURSDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH A CHANCE OF SNOW SHOWERS.
.FRIDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH A CHANCE OF SNOW SHOWERS IN THE
MORNING, THEN SNOW SHOWERS LIKELY IN THE AFTERNOON. SNOW
ACCUMULATION NEAR PARADISE OF 1 TO 2 INCHES.
.FRIDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH A CHANCE OF SNOW SHOWERS.
.SATURDAY...MOSTLY SUNNY. FREEZING LEVEL NEAR 1500 FEET.

&&

TEMPERATURE AND WIND FORECASTS FOR SELECTED LOCATIONS.

                       THU    THU    FRI    FRI    SAT
                            NIGHT         NIGHT

SUMMIT   (14411 FT)    -20    -17    -19    -18     -4
                     NW  5  NW 10   W 15   W  5   N 30

CAMP MUIR(10188 FT)      0      0      0      1      4
                     NW  5   W 10  SW 15   W  5  NW 15

PARADISE  (5420 FT)     25     15     24     12     29
                      W  5  NW  5  SW 10  NE  5  NW  5

LONGMIRE  (2760 FT)     36     22     35     23     39
                      W  5   CALM  SE  5  NE  5  NW  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...

.SATURDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH A CHANCE OF SNOW SHOWERS.
.SUNDAY...SNOW SHOWERS LIKELY.
.SUNDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH A CHANCE OF SNOW SHOWERS.
.MONDAY...PARTLY SUNNY WITH A CHANCE OF SNOW SHOWERS.
.MONDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH A CHANCE OF SNOW SHOWERS.
.TUESDAY...SNOW SHOWERS LIKELY.
.TUESDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH A CHANCE OF SNOW SHOWERS.
.WEDNESDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH A CHANCE OF SNOW SHOWERS.

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