Recreational Report
Issued by NWS Seattle/Tacoma, WA

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MOUNT RAINIER RECREATIONAL FORECAST
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE SEATTLE WA
404 AM PST WED FEB 22 2017

.SYNOPSIS...A SERIES OF UPPER LOWS WILL MOVE SOUTH ACROSS THE
WASHINGTON OFFSHORE WATERS WEDNESDAY THROUGH FRIDAY...PRODUCING
COOL WEATHER AND SCATTERED SHOWERS ACROSS MOUNT RAINIER NATIONAL
PARK. THE SNOW LEVEL WILL REMAIN AT THE SURFACE, AND 3-DAY
SNOWFALL TOTALS OF 3 TO 7 INCHES ARE LIKELY AROUND PARADISE...WITH
5 TO 10 INCHES OF NEW SNOW ON THE HIGHER SLOPES OF THE MOUNTAIN.
AN UPPER RIDGE WILL BRING PARTLY SUNNY AND COOL WEATHER SATURDAY
WITH JUST A SLIGHT CHANCE OF LIGHT SHOWERS. ANOTHER UPPER TROUGH
WILL ARRIVE SUNDAY...AND THE CHANCE OF SHOWERS WILL CONTINUE EARLY
NEXT WEEK.

&&

.WEDNESDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH A CHANCE OF SHOWERS IN THE
MORNING...THEN SHOWERS LIKELY IN THE AFTERNOON. SNOW LEVEL NEAR
THE SURFACE. SNOW ACCUMULATION NEAR PARADISE AROUND 1 INCH.
.WEDNESDAY NIGHT...SHOWERS LIKELY IN THE EVENING...THEN MOSTLY
CLOUDY WITH A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AFTER MIDNIGHT. SNOW LEVEL NEAR
THE SURFACE. SNOW ACCUMULATION NEAR PARADISE AROUND 1 INCH.
.THURSDAY...PARTLY SUNNY WITH A CHANCE OF SHOWERS. SNOW LEVEL
NEAR THE SURFACE.
.THURSDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH A CHANCE OF SHOWERS. SNOW
LEVEL NEAR THE SURFACE.
.FRIDAY...PARTLY SUNNY WITH A CHANCE OF SHOWERS. SNOW LEVEL NEAR
THE SURFACE.

&&

TEMPERATURE AND WIND FORECASTS FOR SELECTED LOCATIONS.

                       WED    WED    THU    THU    FRI
                            NIGHT         NIGHT

SUMMIT   (14411 FT)    -18    -19    -20    -17    -19
                      W 20  NW 15  NW 15  NW 15  SW 15

CAMP MUIR(10188 FT)      1      1      0      0      0
                      W 20  NW 15  NW 10   W 15  SW 15

PARADISE  (5420 FT)     26     17     25     14     23
                      W 10   N  5   W  5  NW 10  SE  5

LONGMIRE  (2760 FT)     36     28     35     27     34
                      W  5   N  5  SW  5  NW  5  SE  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...

.FRIDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLOUDY. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS. SNOW LEVEL
NEAR THE SURFACE.
.SATURDAY...PARTLY SUNNY. A SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS. SNOW LEVEL
NEAR THE SURFACE.
.SATURDAY NIGHT THROUGH TUESDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH A CHANCE OF
SHOWERS. SNOW LEVEL NEAR THE SURFACE.

$$

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