Recreational Report
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Mount Rainier Recreational Forecast
National Weather Service Seattle WA
353 AM PDT Tue Sep 19 2017

.SYNOPSIS...Low pressure aloft will remain over the region through
Wednesday for cool and unsettled conditions. High pressure aloft
will gradually move over the area from the west the latter part of
the week for a drying and warming trend.

&&

...WINTER STORM WARNING IN EFFECT ABOVE THE 5000 FOOT LEVEL UNTIL
5 PM PDT THIS AFTERNOON...

.TODAY...Showers. Snow accumulation at Paradise near 9 inches.
Snow level near 5000 feet.
.TONIGHT...Showers. Snow accumulation at Paradise near one inch.
Snow level near 5000 feet.
.WEDNESDAY...Showers. Snow accumulation at Paradise near 4 inches.
Snow level near 4500 feet.
.WEDNESDAY NIGHT and THURSDAY...Mostly cloudy with a chance of
showers. Snow level near 5000 feet.

&&

Temperature and wind forecasts for selected locations.

                       Tue    Tue    Wed    Wed    Thu
                            Night         Night

Summit   (14411 FT)      0      0      0      0      1
                      W 35   W 30  NW 15  NW 15   N 10

Camp Muir(10188 FT)     19     11     17     10     19
                      W 30   W 25  NW 10  NW 15  NE  5

Paradise  (5420 FT)     35     29     35     28     42
                      W 15   W 15  SW  5   N  5   W  5

Longmire  (2760 FT)     50     39     49     38     53
                      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...
.THURSDAY NIGHT...Mostly cloudy with a chance of showers. Snow
level near 6000 feet.
.FRIDAY...Partly sunny. A chance of showers. Snow level near 6000
feet.
.FRIDAY NIGHT...Clearing. A chance of showers. Snow level near
6500 feet.
.SATURDAY...Mostly sunny. Freezing level rising to near 8500
feet.
.SATURDAY NIGHT...Mostly clear. Freezing level near 9000 feet.
.SUNDAY...Mostly sunny. Freezing level near 9500 feet.
.SUNDAY NIGHT and MONDAY...Mostly clear. Freezing level near
10500 feet.

$$

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