Recreational Report
Issued by NWS Seattle/Tacoma, WA

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MOUNT RAINIER RECREATIONAL FORECAST
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE SEATTLE WA
400 AM PDT TUE SEP 16 2014

.SYNOPSIS...AN UPPER LEVEL RIDGE OVER THE PACIFIC NORTHWEST WILL
KEEP THE AIR MASS MAINLY WARM AND DRY TODAY. A SMALL WEAK UPPER
LEVEL TROUGH WILL BRING A FEW CLOUDS TO THE PARK.
OTHERWISE...ONSHORE FLOW WILL BRING COOLER TEMPERATURES TO THE
WESTERN WASHINGTON LOWLANDS TUESDAY ALONG WITH AREAS OF MORNING LOW
CLOUDS. ANOTHER UPPER LEVEL TROUGH WILL BRING A CHANCE OF SHOWERS TO
THE AREA WEDNESDAY THROUGH FRIDAY NIGHT...WITH SHOWERS MOST LIKELY
ON THURSDAY. AN UPPER LEVEL RIDGE WILL BUILD OVER THE REGION THIS
WEEKEND FOR WARMER AND DRY WEATHER.

&&

.TUESDAY...MOSTLY SUNNY. FREEZING LEVEL NEAR 12500 FEET.
.TUESDAY NIGHT...PARTLY CLOUDY IN THE EVENING THEN BECOMING
MOSTLY CLOUDY. FREEZING LEVEL NEAR 12500 FEET.
.WEDNESDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. A CHANCE OF RAIN AND SNOW SHOWERS IN
THE AFTERNOON. SNOW LEVEL NEAR 11500 FEET.
.WEDNESDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH A CHANCE OF RAIN AND SNOW
SHOWERS. SNOW LEVEL NEAR 11000 FEET.
.THURSDAY...RAIN AND SNOW SHOWERS LIKELY. SNOW LEVEL NEAR
10500 FEET.

&&

TEMPERATURE AND WIND FORECASTS FOR SELECTED LOCATIONS.

                       TUE    TUE    WED    WED    THU
                            NIGHT         NIGHT

SUMMIT   (14411 FT)     22     23     22     20     21
                      S 20  SW 35   S 40  SW 40   W 35

CAMP MUIR(10188 FT)     43     42     41     36     34
                     SE 10   S 20  SW 20  SW 25   W 25

PARADISE  (5420 FT)     66     50     62     48     55
                     SE  5   W  5   S  5   W 10   W 10

LONGMIRE  (2700 FT)     76     55     71     54     62
                     NW  5   CALM  NE  5  NW  5  NW  5

++ 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...RAIN AND SNOW SHOWERS LIKELY. SNOW LEVEL NEAR
10500 FEET.
.FRIDAY...PARTLY SUNNY WITH A CHANCE OF RAIN AND SNOW SHOWERS.
SNOW LEVEL NEAR 10500 FEET.
.FRIDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLOUDY. A CHANCE OF RAIN AND SNOW SHOWERS
IN THE EVENING. SNOW LEVEL NEAR 12000 FEET.
.SATURDAY...MOSTLY SUNNY. FREEZING LEVEL NEAR 14000 FEET.
.SATURDAY NIGHT...PARTLY CLOUDY. FREEZING LEVEL NEAR 14000 FEET.
.SUNDAY...MOSTLY SUNNY. FREEZING LEVEL NEAR 13500 FEET.
.SUNDAY NIGHT...PARTLY CLOUDY IN THE EVENING THEN BECOMING MOSTLY
CLOUDY. FREEZING LEVEL NEAR 13500 FEET.
.MONDAY...PARTLY SUNNY WITH A CHANCE OF RAIN AND SNOW SHOWERS.
SNOW LEVEL NEAR 12000 FEET.

$$

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