Recreational Report
Issued by NWS Seattle/Tacoma, WA

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MOUNT RAINIER RECREATIONAL FORECAST
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE SEATTLE WA
247 PM PDT SAT MAY 27 2017

.SYNOPSIS...A STRONG UPPER LEVEL RIDGE WILL REMAIN OVER THE
PACIFIC NORTHWEST THROUGH THE MEMORIAL DAY WEEKEND, WITH SUNNY
SKIES AND AFTERNOON HIGH TEMPERATURES WELL ABOVE NORMAL.
INCREASING ONSHORE FLOW WILL COOL TEMPERATURES STARTING ON TUESDAY
AND SOUTHERLY FLOW ALOFT WILL BRING A CHANCE OF SHOWERS TO THE AREA.
WEAK DISTURBANCES MAY BRING A CHANCE OF SHOWERS TO THE AREA INTO THE
END OF THE WEEK.


&&

.SATURDAY NIGHT...CLEAR. FREEZING LEVEL NEAR 12000 FEET.
.SUNDAY...SUNNY. A SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS IN THE AFTERNOON.
SNOW LEVEL NEAR 11000 FEET.
.SUNDAY NIGHT...CLEAR IN THE EVENING THEN BECOMING PARTLY CLOUDY.
FREEZING LEVEL NEAR 12000 FEET.
.MEMORIAL DAY...MOSTLY SUNNY. A SLIGHT CHANCE OF THUNDERSTORMS IN
THE AFTERNOON. SNOW LEVEL NEAR 11000 FEET.

&&

TEMPERATURE AND WIND FORECASTS FOR SELECTED LOCATIONS.

                       SAT    SUN    SUN    MON
                     NIGHT         NIGHT

SUMMIT   (14411 FT)     21     20     18     18
                     SW  5  SW 10  SW 15  SW 15

CAMP MUIR(10188 FT)     37     38     40     41
                     SW 10   S  5   W  5  SE 10

PARADISE  (5420 FT)     40     75     46     75
                     NW  5   N  5   N  5   E  5

LONGMIRE  (2760 FT)     47     82     53     82
                     NE 10   CALM  NE 10   E  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...

.MONDAY NIGHT...PARTLY CLOUDY. A SLIGHT CHANCE OF THUNDERSTORMS
IN THE EVENING, THEN A CHANCE OF SHOWERS, A SLIGHT CHANCE OF
THUNDERSTORMS AND A CHANCE OF SNOW SHOWERS AFTER MIDNIGHT. SNOW
LEVEL NEAR 11000 FEET.
.TUESDAY...MOSTLY SUNNY WITH A CHANCE OF SHOWERS, A SLIGHT CHANCE
OF THUNDERSTORMS AND A CHANCE OF SNOW SHOWERS IN THE MORNING,
THEN SHOWERS LIKELY AND A SLIGHT CHANCE OF THUNDERSTORMS IN THE
AFTERNOON. SNOW LEVEL NEAR 11000 FEET.
.TUESDAY NIGHT...SHOWERS LIKELY AND A SLIGHT CHANCE OF
THUNDERSTORMS. SNOW LEVEL NEAR 10500 FEET.
.WEDNESDAY...SHOWERS LIKELY AND A SLIGHT CHANCE OF THUNDERSTORMS
IN THE MORNING, THEN MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND A
SLIGHT CHANCE OF THUNDERSTORMS IN THE AFTERNOON. SNOW LEVEL NEAR
10500 FEET DECREASING TO 8000 FEET IN THE AFTERNOON.
.WEDNESDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLOUDY. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND A
SLIGHT CHANCE OF THUNDERSTORMS IN THE EVENING, THEN A CHANCE OF
SHOWERS AFTER MIDNIGHT. SNOW LEVEL NEAR 8500 FEET.
.THURSDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS IN THE MORNING,
THEN A SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS IN THE AFTERNOON. SNOW LEVEL NEAR
8500 FEET.
.THURSDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLOUDY. A SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS IN
THE EVENING, THEN A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AFTER MIDNIGHT. SNOW LEVEL
NEAR 9000 FEET.
.FRIDAY...PARTLY SUNNY WITH A CHANCE OF SHOWERS. SNOW LEVEL NEAR
9000 FEET.
.FRIDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLOUDY. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS IN THE
EVENING, THEN A SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS AFTER MIDNIGHT. SNOW
LEVEL NEAR 9500 FEET.
.SATURDAY...MOSTLY SUNNY WITH A SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS. SNOW
LEVEL NEAR 8500 FEET.

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