Recreational Report
Issued by NWS Seattle/Tacoma, WA

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MOUNT RAINIER RECREATIONAL FORECAST
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE SEATTLE WA
237 PM PDT SUN APR 23 2017

.SYNOPSIS...SHOWERS ASSOCIATED WITH AN UPPER LEVEL DISTURBANCE
OFFSHORE WILL LIFT NORTH THROUGH THE AREA SUNDAY EVENING. THE
UPPER LEVEL LOW WILL MOVE EAST ACROSS THE AREA ON MONDAY. ANOTHER
FRONT WILL MOVE ACROSS THE REGION LATER TUESDAY THROUGH TUESDAY
NIGHT. THEN AN UPPER TROUGH AND LOW LEVEL ONSHORE FLOW WILL GIVE
SHOWERS TO THE AREA WEDNESDAY THROUGH THURSDAY NIGHT. A RIDGE OF
HIGH PRESSURE MAY GIVE A PERIOD OF DRIER WEATHER TO THE AREA
FRIDAY INTO SATURDAY. TEMPERATURES WILL GENERALLY BE NEAR OR
SLIGHTLY BELOW NORMAL FOR LATE APRIL.

&&

.SUNDAY NIGHT...SHOWERS. SNOW ACCUMULATION NEAR PARADISE OF 2 TO
6 INCHES. SNOW LEVEL NEAR 4000 FEET.
.MONDAY...SHOWERS. SNOW ACCUMULATION NEAR PARADISE OF 3 TO
4 INCHES. SNOW LEVEL NEAR 3500 FEET.
.MONDAY NIGHT...SHOWERS LIKELY IN THE EVENING, THEN MOSTLY CLOUDY
WITH A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AFTER MIDNIGHT. SNOW ACCUMULATION NEAR
PARADISE OF 1 TO 2 INCHES. TOTAL SNOW ACCUMULATION NEAR PARADISE
6 TO 12 INCHES. SNOW LEVEL NEAR 4000 FEET.
.TUESDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH A CHANCE OF RAIN AND SNOW. SNOW
LEVEL NEAR 4000 FEET.

&&

TEMPERATURE AND WIND FORECASTS FOR SELECTED LOCATIONS.

                       SUN    MON    MON    TUE
                     NIGHT         NIGHT

SUMMIT   (14411 FT)     -1      0      1      4
                     SW 30   W 20   N 15   W 20

CAMP MUIR(10188 FT)     14     16     16     18
                     SW 20  SW 10  NW 15   W 10

PARADISE  (5420 FT)     28     37     29     38
                      W 15   CALM  NW 10   W 10

LONGMIRE  (2760 FT)     36     46     36     47
                     NW  5   S  5   W  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...

.TUESDAY NIGHT...WINDY, SHOWERS. SNOW LEVEL NEAR 4500 FEET.
.WEDNESDAY...BREEZY, SHOWERS. SNOW LEVEL NEAR 3500 FEET.
.WEDNESDAY NIGHT...SHOWERS. SNOW LEVEL NEAR 3500 FEET.
.THURSDAY...SHOWERS. SNOW LEVEL NEAR 3000 FEET.
.THURSDAY NIGHT...SHOWERS. SNOW LEVEL NEAR 3000 FEET.
.FRIDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH A CHANCE OF SHOWERS. SNOW LEVEL NEAR
3000 FEET.
.FRIDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLOUDY. FREEZING LEVEL NEAR 5000 FEET.
.SATURDAY...PARTLY SUNNY. FREEZING LEVEL NEAR 5000 FEET.
.SATURDAY NIGHT...CLOUDY WITH A CHANCE OF SHOWERS. SNOW LEVEL
NEAR 5000 FEET.
.SUNDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH A CHANCE OF SHOWERS. SNOW LEVEL NEAR
5500 FEET.

$$

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