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 3 2015

.SYNOPSIS...AN UPPER LEVEL LOW WILL MOVE SLOWLY SOUTH ACROSS WESTERN
WASHINGTON TONIGHT...THEN OVER OREGON ON FRIDAY. SCATTERED SHOWERS
WILL CONTINUE IN THE COOL UNSTABLE AIR MASS ALONG WITH ISOLATED
MAINLY AFTERNOON AND EVENING THUNDERSTORMS. AS THE UPPER LOW MOVES
SOUTH OF THE AREA ON FRIDAY THE AIR MASS WILL GRADUALLY DRY AND
WARM...LEADING TO SUNNY SATURDAY. A WEAK FRONTAL SYSTEM WILL BRING A
CHANCE OF RAIN LATE SATURDAY NIGHT AND SUNDAY. A WEAK UPPER LEVEL
RIDGE WILL PRODUCE A PARTLY SUNNY LABOR DAY. WEAK SYSTEMS MAY BRING
A CHANCE OF SHOWERS MONDAY NIGHT THROUGH TUESDAY NIGHT. AN UPPER
LEVEL RIDGE WILL BUILD OVER THE REGION WEDNESDAY.

&&

.THURSDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLOUDY. A CHANCE OF RAIN SHOWERS...SNOW
SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS IN THE EVENING...THEN A CHANCE OF RAIN
AND SNOW SHOWERS AFTER MIDNIGHT. SNOW LEVEL NEAR 6000 FEET.
.FRIDAY...PARTLY SUNNY. A CHANCE OF RAIN AND SNOW SHOWERS. SNOW
LEVEL NEAR 6000 FEET.
.FRIDAY NIGHT...CLOUDY WITH A CHANCE OF RAIN AND SNOW SHOWERS IN
THE EVENING...THEN PARTLY CLOUDY AFTER MIDNIGHT. SNOW LEVEL NEAR
7000 FEET.
.SATURDAY...MOSTLY SUNNY. FREEZING LEVEL NEAR 8500 FEET.

&&

TEMPERATURE AND WIND FORECASTS FOR SELECTED LOCATIONS.

                       THU    FRI    FRI    SAT
                     NIGHT         NIGHT

SUMMIT   (14411 FT)      2      2      6      9
                     SW 20  SE 15  NE 10  NW 20

CAMP MUIR(10188 FT)     22     22     26     25
                      S  5   E 15  NE 15  NW 25

PARADISE  (5420 FT)     35     52     36     52
                      N  5  SE  5   N 15   N 15

LONGMIRE  (2700 FT)     39     60     38     62
                      N  5   S  5   N 15   N 15

++ 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. A CHANCE OF RAIN AFTER MIDNIGHT.
SNOW LEVEL NEAR 7500 FEET.
.SUNDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH A CHANCE OF RAIN AND SNOW IN THE
MORNING...THEN RAIN AND SNOW IN THE AFTERNOON. SNOW LEVEL NEAR
7500 FEET.
.SUNDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLOUDY. A CHANCE OF RAIN AND SNOW SHOWERS
IN THE EVENING. SNOW LEVEL NEAR 7500 FEET.
.LABOR DAY...PARTLY SUNNY. FREEZING LEVEL NEAR 8500 FEET.
.MONDAY NIGHT...PARTLY CLOUDY. FREEZING LEVEL NEAR 10000 FEET.
.TUESDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH A CHANCE OF RAIN AND SNOW SHOWERS.
SNOW LEVEL NEAR 9500 FEET.
.TUESDAY NIGHT...PARTLY CLOUDY WITH A CHANCE OF RAIN AND SNOW
SHOWERS. SNOW LEVEL NEAR 10500 FEET.
.WEDNESDAY...PARTLY SUNNY. FREEZING LEVEL NEAR 11000 FEET.
.WEDNESDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLOUDY. FREEZING LEVEL NEAR 11500 FEET.
.THURSDAY...PARTLY SUNNY. FREEZING LEVEL NEAR 11500 FEET.

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