Recreational Report
Issued by NWS Seattle/Tacoma, WA

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Mount Rainier Recreational Forecast
National Weather Service Seattle WA
505 AM PDT Thu Aug 17 2017

.SYNOPSIS...An upper level ridge moving over the Pacific Northwest
coupled with low level onshore flow will maintain seasonable summer
weather with areas of morning clouds today and Friday. A weak upper
level trough is expected to bring some cooling and possibly some
drizzle late Friday into Saturday morning. Another upper level ridge
will rebuild over the region Sunday through Tuesday for a bit warmer
conditions.

&&

.THURSDAY...Mostly cloudy in the morning then becoming sunny.
Freezing level near 15000 feet.
.THURSDAY NIGHT...Mostly clear. Freezing level near 14500 feet.
.FRIDAY...Mostly sunny. Freezing level near 14000 feet.
.FRIDAY NIGHT...Partly cloudy in the evening then becoming mostly
cloudy. Freezing level near 14000 feet.
.SATURDAY...Partly sunny in the morning then becoming sunny.
Freezing level near 13500 feet.

&&

Temperature and wind forecasts for selected locations.

                       Thu    Thu    Fri    Fri    Sat
                            Night         Night

Summit   (14411 FT)     30     29     27     28     25
                     NW 25   W 30   W 35   W 25   W 20

Camp Muir(10188 FT)     46     48     44     43     40
                     NW 15   W 20   W 25   W 25  NW 15

Paradise  (5420 FT)     64     48     63     48     62
                      S  5  NW  5   W 10  NW  5   S  5

Longmire  (2760 FT)     72     51     74     52     73
                     SW  5  SE  5  SW 10  SE  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 clear. Freezing level near 13000 feet.
.SUNDAY...Sunny. Freezing level near 13000 feet.
.SUNDAY NIGHT...Mostly clear. Freezing level near 13500 feet.
.MONDAY...Sunny. Freezing level near 14500 feet.
.MONDAY NIGHT...Mostly clear. Freezing level near 15000 feet.
.TUESDAY...Sunny. Freezing level near 14500 feet.
.TUESDAY NIGHT...Mostly clear. Freezing level near 14000 feet.
.WEDNESDAY...Partly sunny. A slight chance of showers in the
afternoon. Snow level near 12500 feet.

$$

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