Recreational Report
Issued by NWS Seattle/Tacoma, WA

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MOUNT RAINIER RECREATIONAL FORECAST
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE SEATTLE WA
358 PM PDT MON MAY 2 2016

.SYNOPSIS...HIGH PRESSURE OVER THE INTERIOR W WILL WEAKEN
MONDAY NIGHT. AN UPPER LEVEL TROUGH WILL START TO SPLIT AS IT MOVES
TOWARD THE PACIFIC NORTHWEST ON TUESDAY. SOUTHERLY FLOW WILL BRING
INCREASING CLOUDS AND SOME SHOWERS INTO THE AREA MONDAY NIGHT WITH A
CHANCE OF AN EVENING WITH THUNDERSTORM...MAINLY OVER THE CASCADES. A
STALLED FRONTAL BOUNDARY WILL MAINTAIN A CHANCE OF SHOWERS OVER
WESTERN WASHINGTON THROUGH THURSDAY ALONG WITH COOLER DAYTIME
TEMPERATURES. DRY AND WARMER WEATHER IS EXPECTED BY THE WEEKEND INTO
EARLY NEXT WEEK.

.MONDAY NIGHT...PARTLY TO MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH A CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
ISOLATED THUNDERSTORMS POSSIBLE IN THE EVENING. SNOW LEVEL NEAR
9500 FEET.
.TUESDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY WTIH A CHANCE OF SHOWERS. A CHANCE OF
THUNDERSTORMS LATE. SNOW LEVEL NEAR 9000 FEET.
.TUESDAY NIGHT...RAIN SHOWERS. A CHANCE OF EVENING THUNDERSTORMS.
SNOW LEVEL NEAR 8500 FEET.
.WEDNESDAY...SHOWERS LIKELY. SNOW LEVEL NEAR 8000 FEET.

&&

TEMPERATURE AND WIND FORECASTS FOR SELECTED LOCATIONS.

                       MON    TUE    TUE    WED
                     NIGHT         NIGHT

SUMMIT   (14411 FT)     12     12     13     13
                      S 40   S 55   S 55   S 50

CAMP MUIR(10188 FT)     34     31     29     29
                     SE 35   S 25   S 25   S 25

PARADISE  (5420 FT)     46     61     42     50
                     NE  5   W  5   W 10   N  5

LONGMIRE  (2700 FT)     45     67     46     56
                     NE 10  SW  5  NW  5  SW  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...

.WEDNESDAY NIGHT...SHOWERS LIKELY. SNOW LEVEL NEAR 8000 FEET.
.THURSDAY...CLOUDY WITH A CHANCE OF SHOWERS. SNOW LEVEL NEAR
7000 FEET.
.THURSDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH A CHANCE OF SHOWERS. SNOW
LEVEL NEAR 8500 FEET.
.FRIDAY...PARTLY SUNNY. FREEZING LEVEL NEAR 10500 FEET.
.FRIDAY NIGHT...PARTLY CLOUDY. FREEZING LEVEL NEAR 10500 FEET.
.SATURDAY...MOSTLY SUNNY. FREEZING LEVEL NEAR 11000 FEET.
.SATURDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLEAR. FREEZING LEVEL NEAR 12500 FEET.
.SUNDAY...MOSTLY SUNNY. FREEZING LEVEL NEAR 13000 FEET.
.SUNDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLEAR. FREEZING LEVEL NEAR 13000 FEET.
.MONDAY...SUNNY. FREEZING LEVEL NEAR 11500 FEET.

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