Recreational Report
Issued by NWS Seattle/Tacoma, WA

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MOUNT RAINIER RECREATIONAL FORECAST
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE SEATTLE WA
402 PM PST FRI NOV 28 2014

.SYNOPSIS...RAIN WILL DECREASE FRIDAY EVENING AS A COLD FRONT MOVES
SOUTH. A CONVERGENCE ZONE WILL FORM OVER NORTHERN PORTIONS OF THE
PUGET SOUND AREA FRIDAY NIGHT WITH SNOW LEVELS LOWERING TO BELOW 300 FEET
OVERNIGHT. A MODIFIED ARCTIC COLD FRONT WILL MOVE SOUTH THROUGH THE
AREA LATE FRIDAY NIGHT INTO SATURDAY MORNING...WITH LIGHT SNOW SHOWERS
EXPECTED WITH THE FRONT. WEAK HIGH PRESSURE ALOFT AND LOW LEVEL
OFFSHORE FLOW WILL BRING MAINLY COOL AND DRY WEATHER SUNDAY THROUGH
EARLY NEXT WEEK.

&&

.FRIDAY NIGHT...VERY WINDY. RAIN AND SNOW IN THE EVENING...THEN
SNOW AFTER MIDNIGHT. SNOW ACCUMULATION OF 2 TO 3 INCHES. SNOW
LEVEL NEAR 3500 FEET IN THE EVENING.
.SATURDAY...BREEZY. SNOW LIKELY IN THE MORNING...THEN MOSTLY
CLOUDY WITH A CHANCE OF SNOW SHOWERS IN THE AFTERNOON. SNOW
ACCUMULATION UP TO 1 INCH. TOTAL SNOW ACCUMULATION 2 TO 4 INCHES.
.SATURDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLEAR. FREEZING LEVEL NEAR THE SURFACE.
.SUNDAY...SUNNY. FREEZING LEVEL NEAR THE SURFACE INCREASING TO
1500 FEET IN THE AFTERNOON.

&&

TEMPERATURE AND WIND FORECASTS FOR SELECTED LOCATIONS.

                       FRI    SAT    SAT    SUN
                     NIGHT         NIGHT

SUMMIT   (14411 FT)     -2     -9     -2      1
                      W 100 NW 60   N 40   W 25

CAMP MUIR(10188 FT)      7      0     13     19
                      W 60  NW 25   N 15  SW 10

PARADISE  (5420 FT)     19     22      9     25
                      W 25   S 10  NE 15  NE 15

LONGMIRE  (2700 FT)     25     28     14     29
                      W 15   W 10   E 15   E 20

++ 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. FREEZING LEVEL NEAR 2000 FEET.
.MONDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH A CHANCE OF RAIN AND SNOW. SNOW
LEVEL NEAR 1500 FEET.
.MONDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLOUDY. FREEZING LEVEL NEAR 3500 FEET.
.TUESDAY...PARTLY SUNNY. FREEZING LEVEL NEAR 4500 FEET.
.TUESDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLOUDY. FREEZING LEVEL NEAR 4500 FEET.
.WEDNESDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH A CHANCE OF RAIN AND SNOW. SNOW
LEVEL NEAR 4000 FEET.
.WEDNESDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH A CHANCE OF RAIN AND SNOW.
SNOW LEVEL NEAR 5000 FEET.
.THURSDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH A CHANCE OF RAIN AND SNOW. SNOW
LEVEL NEAR 5000 FEET.
.THURSDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH A CHANCE OF RAIN AND SNOW.
SNOW LEVEL NEAR 4500 FEET.
.FRIDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH A CHANCE OF RAIN AND SNOW. SNOW
LEVEL NEAR 4500 FEET.

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