Recreational Report
Issued by NWS Seattle/Tacoma, WA

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MOUNT RAINIER RECREATIONAL FORECAST
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE SEATTLE WA
418 PM PST TUE NOV 25 2014

.SYNOPSIS...A WARM FRONT WILL REMAIN NEAR THE CANADIAN BORDER
TUESDAY NIGHT AND WEDNESDAY THE HEAVY RAIN HAS ENDED...BUT SOME
LIGHT RAIN OR SNOW IS STILL LIKELY OVER THE PARK. STRONG WEST FLOW
ALOFT MAINTAIN WINDY CONDITIONS. A FRONT WILL MOVE ACROSS THE
AREA WEDNESDAY NIGHT FOR MORE RAIN AND CONTINUED WINDY CONDITIONS. RAIN
WILL CONTINUE ON THANKSGIVING DAY AS ANOTHER COLD FRONT APPROACHES
FROM THE NORTH THEN CROSSES THE AREA THURSDAY NIGHT. COOL DRY AND
BREEZY WEATHER WILL DEVELOP BY FRIDAY NIGHT AND CONTINUE THROUGH
THE WEEKEND AS HIGH PRESSURE BUILDS OVER BRITISH COLUMBIA. WEAK
WEATHER SYSTEMS MAY BRING A LITTLE RAIN EARLY NEXT WEEK.

&&

.TUESDAY NIGHT...VERY WINDY. RAIN AND SNOW LIKELY. SNOW LEVEL
NEAR 7500 FEET.
.WEDNESDAY...WINDY. MOSTLY CLOUDY. A CHANCE OF RAIN AND SNOW.
SNOW LEVEL NEAR 7500 FEET.
.WEDNESDAY NIGHT...WINDY. RAIN AND SNOW. SNOW MAY BE HEAVY AT
TIMES AFTER MIDNIGHT. SNOW ACCUMULATION OF 1 TO 5 INCHES. SNOW
LEVEL NEAR 7000 FEET.
.THANKSGIVING DAY...VERY WINDY. RAIN AND SNOW. SNOW MAY BE HEAVY
AT TIMES IN THE MORNING. MODERATE SNOW ACCUMULATIONS. SNOW LEVEL
NEAR 7000 FEET.

&&

TEMPERATURE AND WIND FORECASTS FOR SELECTED LOCATIONS.

                       TUE    WED    WED    THU
                     NIGHT         NIGHT

SUMMIT   (14411 FT)     15     14     12      5
                      W 100  W 90   W 95   W 90

CAMP MUIR(10188 FT)     25     27     27     22
                      W 70   W 65  SW 80  SW 70

PARADISE  (5420 FT)     38     42     36     40
                      W 30   W 20   W 15  SW 30

LONGMIRE  (2700 FT)     42     48     42     45
                      W 15   N 10   N 10  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...

.THURSDAY NIGHT...VERY WINDY. RAIN AND SNOW. SNOW LEVEL NEAR
6500 FEET.
.FRIDAY...VERY WINDY. RAIN AND SNOW IN THE MORNING...THEN RAIN
AND SNOW LIKELY IN THE AFTERNOON. SNOW LEVEL NEAR 6000 FEET
DECREASING TO 4500 FEET IN THE AFTERNOON.
.FRIDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH A CHANCE OF RAIN AND SNOW.
SNOW LEVEL NEAR 4000 FEET DECREASING TO 2500 FEET AFTER MIDNIGHT.
.SATURDAY...MOSTLY SUNNY. FREEZING LEVEL NEAR 2000 FEET.
.SATURDAY NIGHT...BREEZY. MOSTLY CLOUDY. FREEZING LEVEL NEAR
1500 FEET.
.SUNDAY...BREEZY. PARTLY SUNNY WITH A CHANCE OF SNOW.
.SUNDAY NIGHT...CLOUDY WITH A CHANCE OF RAIN AND SNOW. SNOW LEVEL
NEAR 2500 FEET.
.MONDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH A CHANCE OF RAIN AND SNOW. SNOW
LEVEL NEAR 2500 FEET.
.MONDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH A CHANCE OF RAIN AND SNOW.
SNOW LEVEL NEAR 3000 FEET.
.TUESDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH A CHANCE OF RAIN AND SNOW. SNOW
LEVEL NEAR 4000 FEET.

$$

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