Recreational Report
Issued by NWS Seattle/Tacoma, WA

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MOUNT RAINIER RECREATIONAL FORECAST
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE SEATTLE WA
304 PM PDT SAT SEP 24 2016

.SYNOPSIS...A STRONG RIDGE OF HIGH PRESSURE ALOFT WILL BUILD INTO
THE AREA TONIGHT THROUGH SUNDAY...GIVING DRYING AND WARMING
CONDITIONS. MONDAY WILL LIKELY BE THE WARMEST DAY AS THE UPPER
RIDGE SHIFTS INTO EASTERN WASHINGTON. A WEAKENING COLD FRONT AND
ONSHORE FLOW WILL BRING CLOUDS AND A CHANCE OF LIGHT PRECIPITATION
LATE MONDAY NIGHT AND TUESDAY MORNING. AFTER MAINLY DRY
CONDITIONS MIDWEEK...AN UPPER LEVEL TROUGH MOVING OUT OF THE GULF
OF ALASKA LATER IN THE WEEK WILL BRING COOLER CONDITIONS AND A
THREAT OF LIGHT RAIN OR SHOWERS AT TIMES.

&&

.SATURDAY NIGHT...PARTLY CLOUDY. FREEZING LEVEL NEAR 13000 FEET.
.SUNDAY...MOSTLY SUNNY. FREEZING LEVEL NEAR 13500 FEET.
.SUNDAY NIGHT...CLEAR. FREEZING LEVEL NEAR 14000 FEET.
.MONDAY...SUNNY. FREEZING LEVEL NEAR 13500 FEET.

&&

TEMPERATURE AND WIND FORECASTS FOR SELECTED LOCATIONS.

                       SAT    SUN    SUN    MON
                     NIGHT         NIGHT

SUMMIT   (14411 FT)     25     28     31     28
                     NW 45   W 25  SW 25  SW 35

CAMP MUIR(10188 FT)     39     42     46     45
                     NW 25   W 15  SW 20  SW 25

PARADISE  (5420 FT)     43     66     51     70
                     NW 10   W  5   W  5   W  5

LONGMIRE  (2760 FT)     47     72     53     76
                      CALM   CALM   CALM   CALM

SUNRISE   (6400 FT)     40     63     49     66
                     NW  5  NW  5   S  5  SW  5

OHANAPECOSH (1914 FT)   45     74     49     79
                      CALM   S  5  NE  5  SE  5

++ TEMPERATURES AND WIND FOR THE SUMMIT AND CAMP MUIR ARE AVERAGE
   CONDITIONS EXPECTED IN THE FREE AIR AT THOSE ELEVATIONS.
++ TEMPERATURES FOR PARADISE, LONGMIRE, SUNRISE, AND OHANAPECOSH ARE
   THE EXPECTED HIGHS AND LOWS. WIND IS THE AVERAGE WIND EXPECTED
   DURING THAT PERIOD.

.EXTENDED FORECAST...

.MONDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLEAR IN THE EVENING THEN BECOMING MOSTLY
CLOUDY. FREEZING LEVEL NEAR 12000 FEET.
.TUESDAY...MORNING CLOUDS...THEN PARTLY SUNNY. A SLIGHT CHANCE OF
RAIN IN THE MORNING. SNOW LEVEL NEAR 8500 FEET.
.TUESDAY NIGHT...PARTLY CLOUDY. FREEZING LEVEL NEAR 10000 FEET.
.WEDNESDAY...MOSTLY SUNNY. FREEZING LEVEL NEAR 9500 FEET.
.WEDNESDAY NIGHT...PARTLY CLOUDY. FREEZING LEVEL NEAR 10000 FEET.
.THURSDAY...MOSTLY SUNNY. FREEZING LEVEL NEAR 8000 FEET.
.THURSDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH A SLIGHT CHANCE OF RAIN AND
SNOW. SNOW LEVEL NEAR 6500 FEET.
.FRIDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH A CHANCE OF SHOWERS. SNOW LEVEL NEAR
5500 FEET.
.FRIDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH A CHANCE OF SHOWERS. SNOW
LEVEL NEAR 5500 FEET.
.SATURDAY...CLOUDY WITH A CHANCE OF SHOWERS. SNOW LEVEL NEAR
5000 FEET.

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