Recreational Report
Issued by NWS Seattle/Tacoma, WA

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MOUNT RAINIER RECREATIONAL FORECAST
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE SEATTLE WA
331 PM PST SAT FEB 13 2016

.SYNOPSIS...SNOW AT MOUNT RAINIER MAY BE HEAVY AT TIMES TONIGHT
AS A WARM FRONT MOVES INLAND...ESPECIALLY AT AND ABOVE PARADISE. MOIST
WESTERLY FLOW ALOFT WILL CONTINUE SUNDAY THROUGH EARLY NEXT WEEK.
THE AIR MASS WILL REMAIN MILD WITH RISING SNOW LEVELS.
PRECIPITATION MAY BE HEAVY AT TIMES. AN UPPER LEVEL TROUGH WILL
BRING SHOWERS AND COOLER WEATHER ON WEDNESDAY.

&&

...WINTER WEATHER ADVISORY IN EFFECT UNTIL 10 AM PST SUNDAY...

.SATURDAY NIGHT...BREEZY. RAIN AND SNOW. SNOW ACCUMULATION OF
6 TO 11 INCHES. SNOW LEVEL NEAR 5000 FEET.
.SUNDAY...WINDY. RAIN AND SNOW. SNOW ACCUMULATION OF 1 TO
5 INCHES. SNOW LEVEL NEAR 6500 FEET.
.SUNDAY NIGHT...WINDY. RAIN AND SNOW. PRECIPITATION MAY BE HEAVY
AT TIMES AFTER MIDNIGHT. SNOW ACCUMULATION OF 5 TO 10 INCHES.
SNOW LEVEL NEAR 7000 FEET.
.WASHINGTONS BIRTHDAY...WINDY. RAIN AND SNOW LIKELY. MODERATE
SNOW ACCUMULATIONS. SNOW LEVEL NEAR 6000 FEET.

&&

TEMPERATURE AND WIND FORECASTS FOR SELECTED LOCATIONS.

                       SAT    SUN    SUN    MON
                     NIGHT         NIGHT

SUMMIT   (14411 FT)      5      9     11     10
                      W 70  NW 80   W 100  W 100

CAMP MUIR(10188 FT)     22     25     24     21
                      W 50   W 60   W 75   W 65

PARADISE  (5420 FT)     32     39     34     40
                      W 15   W 20   W 25   W 25

LONGMIRE  (2700 FT)     35     43     37     45
                     NW  5  NW 10   W 15   W 10

++ 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. MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH A CHANCE OF RAIN AND
SNOW. SNOW LEVEL NEAR 6000 FEET.
.TUESDAY...WINDY. RAIN AND SNOW. SNOW LEVEL NEAR 5500 FEET.
.TUESDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH A CHANCE OF RAIN AND SNOW.
SNOW LEVEL NEAR 6500 FEET.
.WEDNESDAY...CLOUDY WITH A CHANCE OF RAIN AND SNOW. SNOW LEVEL
NEAR 6000 FEET.
.WEDNESDAY NIGHT...RAIN AND SNOW LIKELY. SNOW LEVEL NEAR
5500 FEET.
.THURSDAY...RAIN AND SNOW SHOWERS LIKELY. SNOW LEVEL NEAR
3500 FEET.
.THURSDAY NIGHT...BREEZY. RAIN AND SNOW LIKELY. SNOW LEVEL NEAR
3500 FEET.
.FRIDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH A CHANCE OF RAIN AND SNOW. SNOW
LEVEL NEAR 4000 FEET.
.FRIDAY NIGHT...RAIN AND SNOW SHOWERS LIKELY. SNOW LEVEL NEAR
4000 FEET.
.SATURDAY...BREEZY. MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH A CHANCE OF RAIN AND SNOW
SHOWERS. SNOW LEVEL NEAR 3000 FEET.

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