Recreational Report
Issued by NWS Seattle/Tacoma, WA

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MOUNT RAINIER RECREATIONAL FORECAST
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE SEATTLE WA
325 PM PDT WED OCT 22 2014

.SYNOPSIS...A STALLED FRONT OVER THE CASCADES WILL SHIFT SLOWLY
SOUTHEAST WEDNESDAY NIGHT. SHOWERS WILL CONTINUE THROUGH
THURSDAY. THE AIR MASS WILL BE UNSTABLE ON THURSDAY...SO THERE
WILL BE A CHANCE OF THUNDERSTORMS. ANOTHER LOW PRESSURE SYSTEM
DEVELOPING OFF THE OREGON COAST WILL MOVE ACROSS THE AREA OVER THE
WEEKEND.

&&

.WEDNESDAY NIGHT...RAIN AND SNOW SHOWERS. SNOW ACCUMULATION UP TO
2 INCHES. SNOW LEVEL NEAR 7500 FEET.
.THURSDAY...RAIN SHOWERS...SNOW SHOWERS AND A CHANCE OF
THUNDERSTORMS. SNOW ACCUMULATION OF 1 TO 5 INCHES. SNOW LEVEL
NEAR 5500 FEET.
.THURSDAY NIGHT...RAIN AND SNOW SHOWERS LIKELY. SNOW ACCUMULATION
OF 1 TO 3 INCHES. TOTAL SNOW ACCUMULATION 2 TO 10 INCHES. SNOW
LEVEL NEAR 5000 FEET.
.FRIDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. A CHANCE OF RAIN AND SNOW SHOWERS IN THE
MORNING...THEN A CHANCE OF RAIN AND SNOW IN THE AFTERNOON. SNOW
LEVEL NEAR 5000 FEET INCREASING TO 6000 FEET IN THE AFTERNOON.

&&

TEMPERATURE AND WIND FORECASTS FOR SELECTED LOCATIONS.

                       WED    THU    THU    FRI
                     NIGHT         NIGHT

SUMMIT   (14411 FT)      7      2      1      6
                     SW 70  SW 70  SW 75  SW 35

CAMP MUIR(10188 FT)     24     19     18     24
                     SW 45  SW 45  SW 50   S 20

PARADISE  (5420 FT)     38     38     34     39
                     SW 10  SW 10  SW 10  SW  5

LONGMIRE  (2700 FT)     45     47     41     50
                      CALM   CALM   CALM   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...

.FRIDAY NIGHT...RAIN AND SNOW. SNOW LEVEL NEAR 7000 FEET.
.SATURDAY...RAIN AND SNOW. SNOW LEVEL NEAR 7000 FEET.
.SATURDAY NIGHT...RAIN AND SNOW SHOWERS. SNOW LEVEL NEAR
5500 FEET.
.SUNDAY...RAIN AND SNOW SHOWERS. SNOW LEVEL NEAR 4500 FEET.
.SUNDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH A CHANCE OF RAIN AND SNOW
SHOWERS. SNOW LEVEL NEAR 4500 FEET.
.MONDAY...CLOUDY WITH A CHANCE OF RAIN AND SNOW. SNOW LEVEL NEAR
4500 FEET.
.MONDAY NIGHT...RAIN AND SNOW LIKELY. SNOW LEVEL NEAR 6000 FEET.
.TUESDAY...RAIN AND SNOW LIKELY. SNOW LEVEL NEAR 6000 FEET.
.TUESDAY NIGHT...RAIN AND SNOW SHOWERS LIKELY. SNOW LEVEL NEAR
5500 FEET.
.WEDNESDAY...RAIN AND SNOW LIKELY. SNOW LEVEL NEAR 5000 FEET.

$$

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