Recreational Report
Issued by NWS Seattle/Tacoma, WA

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Mount Rainier Recreational Forecast
National Weather Service Seattle WA
330 PM PDT Thu Sep 21 2017

.SYNOPSIS...An offshore upper level ridge approaching Western
Washington will bring more sunshine and a little warming Friday and
Saturday. There still be a slight chance of showers tonight and
again Friday afternoon. The weak ridge will remain over the
region Sunday through Tuesday but will probably allow transient
weak weather systems to bring more clouds and possibly some
spotty light rain to the park. The ridge will build Tuesday or
Wednesday for mostly sunny and warmer weather.

&&

.THURSDAY NIGHT...Mostly cloudy. A chance of showers in the
evening, then a slight chance of showers after midnight. Snow
level near 6000 feet.
.FRIDAY...Partly sunny. A slight chance of showers in the
afternoon. Snow level near 6000 feet.
.FRIDAY NIGHT...Mostly cloudy in the evening then becoming partly
cloudy. Freezing level near 8000 feet.
.SATURDAY...Mostly sunny. Freezing level near 8000 feet.

&&

Temperature and wind forecasts for selected locations.

                       Thu    Fri    Fri    Sat
                     Night         Night

Summit   (14411 FT)      5      7     12     15
                      N 30   N 25   N 25   N 30

Camp Muir(10188 FT)     21     22     26     28
                      N 10   N  5   N 10  NW 15

Paradise  (5420 FT)     32     47     35     52
                      N 10   E  5   N  5   Calm

Longmire  (2760 FT)     38     55     40     60
                      N  5   W  5  NE  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...

.SATURDAY NIGHT...Mostly cloudy. Freezing level near 9000 feet.
.SUNDAY...Partly sunny. Freezing level near 10000 feet.
.SUNDAY NIGHT...Mostly cloudy. Freezing level near 10000 feet.
.MONDAY...Partly sunny. Freezing level near 10500 feet.
.MONDAY NIGHT...Mostly cloudy. Freezing level near 12500 feet.
.TUESDAY...Partly sunny. Freezing level near 12000 feet.
.TUESDAY NIGHT...Mostly cloudy in the evening then becoming
partly cloudy. Freezing level near 12000 feet.
.WEDNESDAY...Mostly sunny. Freezing level near 13000 feet.
.WEDNESDAY NIGHT...Partly cloudy. Freezing level near 14000 feet.
.THURSDAY...Sunny. Freezing level near 13500 feet.

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