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MOUNT RAINIER RECREATIONAL FORECAST
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE SEATTLE WA
330 PM PDT SAT AUG 27 2016

.SYNOPSIS...THE DEEP MARINE LAYER OVER WESTERN WASHINGTON WILL KEEP
THE WEATHER MOSTLY CLOUDY AND COOL ON SUNDAY. FAIRLY STRONG WEST
FLOW ALOFT WILL RAISE SIGNIFICANT WINDS ABOVE THE ELEVATION OF CAMP
MUIR TONIGHT AND SUNDAY. A WEAK FRONTAL SYSTEM APPROACHING VANCOUVER
ISLAND TONIGHT WILL REMAIN OFFSHORE THROUGH MONDAY FOR PARTLY SUNNY
SKIES AND SLIGHTLY WARMER TEMPERATURES. THE FRONT WILL MOVE INLAND
ON TUESDAY FOR SHOWERS OVER THE PART TUESDAY AFTERNOON AND EVENING.
A LARGE UPPER LEVEL TROUGH WILL KEEP THE AREA PARTLY TO MOSTLY
CLOUDY AND COOL WITH A CHANCE OF SHOWERS WEDNESDAY THROUGH SATURDAY.

&&

.IMPACTS...STRONG WINDS ABOVE CAMP MUIR THROUGH THE SUMMIT WILL
MAKE IT DIFFICULT TO MOVE SAFELY AT TIMES TONIGHT AND SUNDAY. THE
WINDS MAY BRING WHITE OUT CONDITIONS AT TIMES.

&&

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

&&

TEMPERATURE AND WIND FORECASTS FOR SELECTED LOCATIONS.

                       SAT    SUN    SUN    MON
                     NIGHT         NIGHT

SUMMIT   (14411 FT)     25     22     24     23
                      W 40   W 45  SW 35  SW 35

CAMP MUIR(10188 FT)     40     40     42     39
                      W 35   W 25  SW 25  SW 25

PARADISE  (5420 FT)     45     64     51     64
                      W 15  SW 10  NW  5   W 10

LONGMIRE  (2760 FT)     50     71     51     73
                      W  5  SW  5  NE  5  NW  5

SUNRISE   (6400 FT)     44     57     49     59
                      W  5  NW  5   S  5   S  5

OHANAPECOSH (1914 FT)   51     73     50     76
                      S  5   S  5   E  5   S  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...PARTLY CLOUDY IN THE EVENING THEN BECOMING MOSTLY
CLOUDY. FREEZING LEVEL NEAR 13000 FEET.
.TUESDAY...PARTLY SUNNY. FREEZING LEVEL NEAR 12500 FEET.
.TUESDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH A CHANCE OF SHOWERS. SNOW
LEVEL NEAR 10000 FEET.
.WEDNESDAY...PARTLY SUNNY WITH A CHANCE OF SHOWERS. SNOW LEVEL
NEAR 9500 FEET.
.WEDNESDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH A CHANCE OF SHOWERS. SNOW
LEVEL NEAR 9000 FEET.
.THURSDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH A CHANCE OF SHOWERS. SNOW LEVEL
NEAR 8000 FEET.
.THURSDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH A CHANCE OF SHOWERS. SNOW
LEVEL NEAR 8500 FEET.
.FRIDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH A CHANCE OF SHOWERS. SNOW LEVEL NEAR
8500 FEET.
.FRIDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH A CHANCE OF SHOWERS. SNOW
LEVEL NEAR 9000 FEET.
.SATURDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH A CHANCE OF SHOWERS. SNOW LEVEL
NEAR 9000 FEET.

$$

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