Recreational Report
Issued by NWS Seattle/Tacoma, WA

Home | Current Version | Previous Version | Text Only | Print | Product List | Glossary On
Versions: 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 11 12 13 14 15 16 17 18 19 20 21 22 23 24 25 26 27
000
SXUS46 KSEW 261030
RECSEW

MOUNT RAINIER RECREATIONAL FORECAST
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE SEATTLE WA
330 AM PDT FRI AUG 26 2016

.SYNOPSIS...
STRONG HIGH PRESSURE ALOFT WILL PROVIDE ONE MORE DAY OF
UNSEASONABLY WARM TEMPERATURES TODAY. THEN A SIGNIFICANT CHANGE
IN THE WEATHER IS EXPECTED AS MUCH COOLER MARINE AIR SURGES INTO
WESTERN WASHINGTON AND THE PARK FOR THE WEEKEND. LOWER PRESSURE
ALOFT IS FORECAST TO TAKE POSITION OFF THE COAST NEXT WEEK AND
BRING A THREAT OF SHOWERS AT TIMES.

&&

.FRIDAY...SUNNY. FREEZING LEVEL NEAR 14500 FEET.
.FRIDAY NIGHT...BREEZY. MOSTLY CLEAR. FREEZING LEVEL NEAR
14500 FEET.
.SATURDAY...BREEZY. MOSTLY SUNNY. FREEZING LEVEL NEAR 14000 FEET.
.SATURDAY NIGHT...BREEZY. MOSTLY CLOUDY. FREEZING LEVEL NEAR
13000 FEET.
.SUNDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. FREEZING LEVEL NEAR 13000 FEET.

&&

TEMPERATURE AND WIND FORECASTS FOR SELECTED LOCATIONS.

                       FRI    FRI    SAT    SAT    SUN
                            NIGHT         NIGHT

SUMMIT   (14411 FT)     27     29     27     25     22
                     NW 20  NW 25   W 45   W 45   W 40

CAMP MUIR(10188 FT)     41     45     42     39     41
                      W  5  NW 20   W 35   W 35   W 25

PARADISE  (5420 FT)     72     55     63     46     59
                     SW  5  NW 15   W 20   W 15   W 10

LONGMIRE  (2760 FT)     83     56     73     51     68
                      CALM  NW  5   W 10   W  5  SW  5

SUNRISE   (6400 FT)     68     54     60     44     57
                     NW  5   W 10   W 15  NW  5  NW  5

OHANAPECOSH (1914 FT)   88     54     77     52     73
                      S  5  SE  5  SW 10  SW  5   S  5

++ TEMPERATURES AND WIND FOR THE SUMMIT AND CAMP MUIR ARE AVERAGE
   CONDITIONS EXPECTED IN THE FREE AIR AT THOSE ELEVATIONS.
++ TEMPERATURES FOR PARADISE, LONGMIRE, SUNRISE, AND OHANAPECOSH ARE
   THE EXPECTED HIGHS AND LOWS. WIND IS THE AVERAGE WIND EXPECTED
   DURING THAT PERIOD.

.EXTENDED FORECAST...

.SUNDAY NIGHT AND MONDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH A SLIGHT CHANCE OF
SHOWERS. SNOW LEVEL NEAR 11000 FEET.
.MONDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH A CHANCE OF SHOWERS. SNOW
LEVEL NEAR 10500 FEET.
.TUESDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH A SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS. SNOW
LEVEL NEAR 10500 FEET.
.TUESDAY NIGHT THROUGH THURSDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH A CHANCE OF
SHOWERS. SNOW LEVEL NEAR 9000 FEET.

$$

WWW.WEATHER.GOV/SEATTLE/


USA.gov is the U.S. government's official web portal to all federal, state and local government web resources and services.