Recreational Report
Issued by NWS Seattle/Tacoma, WA

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MOUNT RAINIER RECREATIONAL FORECAST
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE SEATTLE WA
424 AM PDT FRI AUG 28 2015

.SYNOPSIS...A SERIES OF PACIFIC STORMS WILL IMPACT THE REGION
THROUGH THIS WEEKEND FOR BELOW NORMAL TEMPERATURES AND ABOVE
NORMAL RAINFALL. THE FIRST SYSTEM WILL IMPACT THE AREA TODAY...
FOLLOWED BY A MUCH STRONGER SYSTEM ON SATURDAY. THE SATURDAY
SYSTEM PROMISES TO BRING STRONG WINDS AND LOCALLY HEAVY RAIN.

&&

.TODAY...VERY STRONG WINDS ACROSS THE HIGHER SLOPES. RAIN OR
SNOW...TAPERING OFF TO SHOWERS THIS AFTERNOON. SNOW LEVEL NEAR
11000 FEET.
.TONIGHT...VERY STRONG WINDS ACROSS THE HIGHER SLOPES. SHOWERS
LIKELY THIS EVENING...THEN RAIN OR SNOW AFTER MIDNIGHT. SNOW
LEVEL NEAR 10500 FEET.
.SATURDAY...VERY STRONG WINDS ACROSS THE HIGHER SLOPES. RAIN OR
SNOW. SNOW LEVEL LOWERING TO NEAR 8500 FEET.
.SATURDAY NIGHT...VERY STRONG WINDS ACROSS THE HIGHER SLOPES.
SHOWERS. SNOW LEVEL LOWERING TO NEAR 7500 FEET.
.SUNDAY...WINDY ACROSS THE HIGHER SLOPES. SHOWERS. SNOW LEVEL
NEAR 7000 FEET.

&&

TEMPERATURE AND WIND FORECASTS FOR SELECTED LOCATIONS.

                     TODAY  TONIGHT  SAT    SAT    SUN
                                          NIGHT

SUMMIT   (14411 FT)     22     19     15     11     13
                     SW 75   S 100 SW 95  SW 85   W 65

CAMP MUIR(10188 FT)     40     35     35     22     25
                     SW 60   S 70  SW 90  SW 65  SW 50

PARADISE  (5420 FT)     60     44     53     39     47
                     SW 10   W  5  SW 25  SW 20  SW 15

LONGMIRE  (2700 FT)     71     47     65     44     60
                      CALM   CALM   S  7   S  2   CALM

++ 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...WINDY ACROSS THE HIGHER SLOPES. RAIN OR SNOW
LIKELY. SNOW LEVEL NEAR 8000 FEET.
.MONDAY...WINDY ACROSS THE HIGHER SLOPES. RAIN OR SNOW LIKELY.
SNOW LEVEL NEAR 9000 FEET.
.MONDAY NIGHT...WINDY ACROSS THE HIGHER SLOPES. RAIN OR SNOW.
SNOW LEVEL NEAR 9500 FEET.
.TUESDAY...WINDY ACROSS THE HIGHER SLOPES. SHOWERS LIKELY. SNOW
LEVEL LOWERING TO 7000 FEET.
.TUESDAY NIGHT...WINDY ACROSS THE HIGHER SLOPES. SHOWERS LIKELY.
SNOW LEVEL NEAR 6500 FEET.
.WEDNESDAY...WINDY ACROSS THE HIGHER SLOPES. SHOWERS LIKELY. SNOW
LEVEL NEAR 5500 FEET.
.WEDNESDAY NIGHT...WINDY ACROSS THE HIGHER SLOPES. MOSTLY CLOUDY
WITH A CHANCE OF SHOWERS. SNOW LEVEL NEAR 6000 FEET.
.THURSDAY...WINDY ACROSS THE HIGHER SLOPES. MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH A
CHANCE OF SHOWERS. SNOW LEVEL NEAR 6000 FEET.

$$

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