Recreational Report
Issued by NWS Seattle/Tacoma, WA

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MOUNT RAINIER RECREATIONAL FORECAST
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE SEATTLE WA
504 AM PDT SAT AUG 29 2015

.SYNOPSIS...A POWERFUL PACIFIC STORM FOR THIS TIME OF THE YEAR
WILL BE STRONG WINDS AND LOCALLY HEAVY RAIN TO THE AREA TODAY.
LOOK FOR WET AND UNSETTLED CONDITIONS TO PERSIST THROUGH MONDAY
DUE TO LOW PRESSURE ALOFT REMAINING OVER THE REGION.

&&

.TODAY...VERY STRONG WINDS ACROSS THE HIGHER SLOPES. RAIN OR SNOW.
THUNDERSTORMS THIS MORNING. SNOW LEVEL NEAR 10500 FEET.
.TONIGHT...VERY STRONG WINDS ACROSS THE HIGHER SLOPES. SHOWERS.
SNOW LEVEL LOWERING TO NEAR 8000 FEET.
.SUNDAY...VERY STRONG WINDS ACROSS THE HIGHER SLOPES. SHOWERS.
SNOW LEVEL NEAR 7500 FEET.
.SUNDAY NIGHT...WINDY ACROSS THE HIGHER SLOPES. SHOWERS LIKELY.
SNOW LEVEL NEAR 8500 FEET.
.MONDAY...WINDY ACROSS THE HIGHER SLOPES. RAIN OR SNOW LIKELY.
SNOW LEVEL NEAR 9500 FEET.

&&

TEMPERATURE AND WIND FORECASTS FOR SELECTED LOCATIONS.

                     TODAY  TONIGHT  SUN    SUN    MON
                                          NIGHT

SUMMIT   (14411 FT)     15     11     12     14     21
                     SW 90  SW 80   W 50   W 60   W 65

CAMP MUIR(10188 FT)     35     25     25     19     31
                     SW 50  SW 55   W 45   W 45   W 40

PARADISE  (5420 FT)     59     40     50     39     55
                      S 20   S 15  SW 10  SW 10  SW  5

LONGMIRE  (2700 FT)     70     48     62     46     64
                      S  7   S  2   CALM   CALM   CALM

++ 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...
.MONDAY NIGHT...WINDY ACROSS THE HIGHER SLOPES.  MOSTLY CLOUDY
WITH A CHANCE OF RAIN OR SNOW. SNOW LEVEL NEAR 9500 FEET.
.TUESDAY...WINDY ACROSS THE HIGHER SLOPES. RAIN OR SNOW LIKELY.
SNOW LEVEL LOWERING TO NEAR 8000 FEET.
.TUESDAY NIGHT...WINDY ACROSS THE HIGHER SLOPES. SHOWERS LIKELY.
SNOW LEVEL LOWERING TO NEAR 6500 FEET.
.WEDNESDAY...SHOWERS LIKELY. SNOW LEVEL NEAR 6000 FEET.
.WEDNESDAY NIGHT AND THURSDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH A CHANCE OF
SHOWERS. SNOW LEVEL NEAR 6000 FEET.
.THURSDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH A CHANCE OF SHOWERS. SNOW
LEVEL NEAR 7000 FEET.
.FRIDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH A CHANCE OF SHOWERS. SNOW LEVEL NEAR
8000 FEET.

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