Recreational Report
Issued by NWS Seattle/Tacoma, WA

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MOUNT RAINIER RECREATIONAL FORECAST
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE SEATTLE WA
358 AM PST FRI JAN 20 2017

.SYNOPSIS...A BROAD UPPER LEVEL TROUGH WILL REMAIN OVER THE
OFFSHORE WATERS THROUGH THE WEEKEND. A SERIES OF SYSTEMS ROTATING
AROUND IT WILL BRING SHOWERS AND BREEZY CONDITIONS AT TIMES TO
THE PARK. BY EARLY NEXT WEEK, A RIDGE OF HIGH PRESSURE WILL BUILD
INTO THE PACIFIC NORTHWEST FOR THE POSSIBILITY OF SEVERAL DRY
DAYS.

&&


.FRIDAY...BREEZY. SHOWERS LIKELY IN THE MORNING...THEN SHOWERS IN
THE AFTERNOON. SNOW ACCUMULATION NEAR PARADISE AROUND 1 INCH.
SNOW LEVEL NEAR 2500 FEET.
.FRIDAY NIGHT...SHOWERS LIKELY. SNOW ACCUMULATION NEAR PARADISE
AROUND 1 INCH. SNOW LEVEL NEAR 2500 FEET.
.SATURDAY...CLOUDY WITH A CHANCE OF SHOWERS IN THE MORNING...THEN
SHOWERS IN THE AFTERNOON. SNOW ACCUMULATION NEAR PARADISE OF 2 TO
4 INCHES. SNOW LEVEL NEAR 2500 FEET.
.SATURDAY NIGHT...SHOWERS LIKELY IN THE EVENING...THEN CLOUDY
WITH A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AFTER MIDNIGHT. MODERATE SNOW
ACCUMULATIONS. SNOW LEVEL NEAR 2500 FEET.
.SUNDAY...RAIN AND SNOW. LIGHT SNOW ACCUMULATIONS. SNOW LEVEL
NEAR 2500 FEET.

&&

TEMPERATURE AND WIND FORECASTS FOR SELECTED LOCATIONS.

                       FRI    FRI    SAT    SAT    SUN
                            NIGHT         NIGHT

SUMMIT   (14411 FT)      0     -4     -6     -3     -6
                      S 20   S 15  SW 25   S 25  SW 20

CAMP MUIR(10188 FT)     15     13     12     13     11
                     SE 30   S 10  SW 20   S 25   S 20

PARADISE  (5420 FT)     29     24     30     24     30
                     NE 15   NE 5  SW  5   W 15   E  5

LONGMIRE  (2760 FT)     35     26     35     27     35
                      E 15  NE 10   CALM   CALM    E 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...

.SUNDAY NIGHT...SNOW SHOWERS LIKELY.
.MONDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH A CHANCE OF SNOW SHOWERS.
.MONDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLOUDY. FREEZING LEVEL NEAR 2500 FEET.
.TUESDAY...PARTLY SUNNY. FREEZING LEVEL NEAR 3000 FEET.
.TUESDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLOUDY. FREEZING LEVEL NEAR 3000 FEET.
.WEDNESDAY...MOSTLY SUNNY. FREEZING LEVEL NEAR 3000 FEET.
.WEDNESDAY NIGHT...PARTLY CLOUDY. FREEZING LEVEL NEAR 4500 FEET.
.THURSDAY...MOSTLY SUNNY. FREEZING LEVEL NEAR 5000 FEET.

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