Recreational Report
Issued by NWS Seattle/Tacoma, WA

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MOUNT RAINIER RECREATIONAL FORECAST
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE SEATTLE WA
320 PM PDT FRI AUG 22 2014

.SYNOPSIS...AN UNSTABLE AIR MASS ASSOCIATED WITH AN UPPER LOW OVER
THE INTERIOR OF THE PACIFIC NORTHWEST WILL GENERATE AND CIRCULATE A
FEW SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS FRIDAY EVENING OVER THE CASCADES
INCLUDING THE PARK. OTHERWISE HIGHER PRESSURE ALOFT IS FORECAST TO
NOSE INTO THE REGION THIS WEEKEND FOR MORE SUNSHINE AND WARMER
DAYTIME TEMPERATURES. THIS WARMING TREND IS EXPECTED TO CONTINUE
INTO THE MIDDLE OF NEXT WEEK.

&&

.FRIDAY NIGHT...PARTLY CLOUDY. A CHANCE OF EVENING SHOWERS AND
THUNDERSTORMS. SNOW LEVEL NEAR 10000 FEET.
.SATURDAY...SUNNY. FREEZING LEVEL NEAR 11000 FEET.
.SATURDAY NIGHT...PARTLY CLOUDY. FREEZING LEVEL NEAR 12000 FEET.
.SUNDAY...MOSTLY SUNNY. A CHANCE OF AFTERNOON SHOWERS. SNOW LEVEL
NEAR 10500 FEET.

&&

TEMPERATURE AND WIND FORECASTS FOR SELECTED LOCATIONS.

                       FRI    SAT    SAT    SUN
                     NIGHT         NIGHT

SUMMIT   (14411 FT)     18     19     20     19
                      N 25  NW 25  NW 20  NW 15

CAMP MUIR(10188 FT)     35     36     37     35
                     NE 10   N  5   W  5  SE  5

PARADISE  (5420 FT)     42     64     44     61
                      N  5   S  5   CALM  SW  5

LONGMIRE  (2700 FT)     48     75     50     72
                      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...

.SUNDAY NIGHT...PARTLY CLOUDY. A CHANCE OF EVENING SHOWERS. SNOW
LEVEL NEAR 11500 FEET.
.MONDAY...SUNNY. FREEZING LEVEL NEAR 11500 FEET.
.MONDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLEAR. FREEZING LEVEL NEAR 13500 FEET.
.TUESDAY...SUNNY. FREEZING LEVEL NEAR 15000 FEET.
.TUESDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLEAR. FREEZING LEVEL NEAR 16000 FEET.
.WEDNESDAY...SUNNY. FREEZING LEVEL NEAR 15000 FEET.
.WEDNESDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLEAR BECOMING MOSTLY CLOUDY. FREEZING
LEVEL NEAR 14500 FEET.
.THURSDAY...PARTLY SUNNY. FREEZING LEVEL NEAR 14000 FEET.
.THURSDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLOUDY. FREEZING LEVEL NEAR 14000 FEET.
.FRIDAY...PARTLY SUNNY WITH A CHANCE OF SHOWERS. SNOW LEVEL NEAR
12500 FEET.

$$

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