Recreational Report
Issued by NWS Seattle/Tacoma, WA

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MOUNT RAINIER RECREATIONAL FORECAST
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE SEATTLE WA
456 AM PST WED DEC 7 2016

.SYNOPSIS...COLD DRY AIR WILL BE OVER WESTERN WASHINGTON AGAIN
TODAY. EASTERLY GAP WINDS WILL INCREASE TONIGHT. A WEATHER SYSTEM
WILL ARRIVE FROM THE SOUTH THURSDAY AFTERNOON AND HEAVY LOWLAND SNOW
IS POSSIBLE FROM THEN THROUGH FRIDAY MORNING. COOL WET WEATHER IS
LIKELY FRIDAY THROUGH THE WEEKEND.

&&

...WINTER STORM WATCH IN EFFECT FROM THURSDAY AFTERNOON THROUGH
FRIDAY AFTERNOON...

.WEDNESDAY...BREEZY...SUNNY. FREEZING LEVEL NEAR 1000 FEET.
.WEDNESDAY NIGHT...WINDY. MOSTLY CLOUDY. FREEZING LEVEL NEAR
1000 FEET.
.THURSDAY...VERY WINDY. SNOW. SNOW ACCUMULATION NEAR PARADISE OF
7 TO 9 INCHES.
.THURSDAY NIGHT...WINDY...SNOW. HEAVY SNOW ACCUMULATIONS.
.FRIDAY...WINDY. SNOW SHOWERS IN THE MORNING...THEN SHOWERS IN
THE AFTERNOON. HEAVY SNOW ACCUMULATIONS. SNOW LEVEL NEAR
1500 FEET.

&&

TEMPERATURE AND WIND FORECASTS FOR SELECTED LOCATIONS.

                       WED    WED    THU    THU    FRI
                            NIGHT         NIGHT

SUMMIT   (14411 FT)     -7     -3      2     -6     -9
                      N 30   W 10  SW 35  SW 50  SW 55

CAMP MUIR(10188 FT)      5     13     16     13     10
                     NE 10  SE 10   S 25  SW 50  SW 45

PARADISE  (5420 FT)     18      9     21     16     26
                     SE 15   E 20   E 25   S 25  SW 15

LONGMIRE  (2760 FT)     25     18     26     25     33
                      E 15   E 20   E 25   S 25  SW 15

++ 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...

.FRIDAY NIGHT...BREEZY. RAIN AND SNOW. SNOW LEVEL NEAR 1500 FEET.
.SATURDAY...RAIN AND SNOW IN THE MORNING...THEN SHOWERS IN THE
AFTERNOON. SNOW LEVEL NEAR 2000 FEET.
.SATURDAY NIGHT...SHOWERS LIKELY. SNOW LEVEL NEAR 1500 FEET.
.SUNDAY...SHOWERS LIKELY. SNOW LEVEL NEAR 1500 FEET.
.SUNDAY NIGHT...SHOWERS LIKELY. SNOW LEVEL NEAR 1000 FEET.
.MONDAY...SHOWERS LIKELY. SNOW LEVEL NEAR 1000 FEET.
.MONDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH A CHANCE OF SNOW SHOWERS.
.TUESDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY WITH A CHANCE OF SNOW SHOWERS.

$$

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