Recreational Report
Issued by NWS Seattle/Tacoma, WA

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MOUNT RAINIER RECREATIONAL FORECAST
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE SEATTLE WA
413 PM PST THU JAN 19 2017

.SYNOPSIS...A BROAD UPPER LEVEL TROUGH WILL REMAIN JUST WEST OF
THE AREA THROUGH THE WEEKEND. A SERIES OF SYSTEMS ROTATING AROUND
IT WILL BRING SHOWERS AND BREEZY CONDITIONS AT TIMES TO MOUNT
RAINIER NATIONAL PARK ALONG WITH SEASONABLE TEMPERATURES. BY EARLY
NEXT WEEK, A RIDGE OF HIGH PRESSURE WILL BUILD INTO THE PACIFIC
NORTHWEST FOR THE POSSIBILITY OF SEVERAL DRY DAYS.

&&

.THURSDAY NIGHT...SHOWERS LIKELY. SNOW ACCUMULATION NEAR PARADISE
OF 1 TO 2 INCHES. SNOW LEVEL NEAR 3000 FEET.
.FRIDAY...SHOWERS LIKELY. LITTLE SNOW ACCUMULATION NEAR PARADISE.
SNOW LEVEL NEAR 2500 FEET.
.FRIDAY NIGHT...SHOWERS LIKELY. SNOW ACCUMULATION NEAR PARADISE
AROUND 1 INCH. SNOW LEVEL NEAR 2500 FEET.
.SATURDAY...SHOWERS LIKELY. MODERATE SNOW ACCUMULATIONS. SNOW
LEVEL NEAR 2500 FEET.

&&

TEMPERATURE AND WIND FORECASTS FOR SELECTED LOCATIONS.

                       THU    FRI    FRI    SAT
                     NIGHT         NIGHT

SUMMIT   (14411 FT)     -5     -1     -4     -6
                      S 25   S 20   S 15  SW 30

CAMP MUIR(10188 FT)     13     15     13     12
                      S 25   S 25   S 15   S 25

PARADISE  (5420 FT)     25     34     23     32
                      W  5  NE 10  NE  5   CALM

LONGMIRE  (2760 FT)     30     40     28     40
                     NE 10   E 20  NE 10  NE 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...

.SATURDAY NIGHT...CLOUDY WITH A CHANCE OF SHOWERS. SNOW LEVEL
NEAR 2500 FEET.
.SUNDAY...RAIN AND SNOW. SNOW LEVEL NEAR 2500 FEET.
.SUNDAY NIGHT...SNOW SHOWERS LIKELY.
.MONDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH A CHANCE OF SNOW SHOWERS.
.MONDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH A CHANCE OF SNOW SHOWERS.
.TUESDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH A SLIGHT CHANCE OF SNOW SHOWERS.
.TUESDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH A SLIGHT CHANCE OF SNOW
SHOWERS.
.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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