Recreational Report
Issued by NWS Seattle/Tacoma, WA

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MOUNT RAINIER RECREATIONAL FORECAST
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE SEATTLE WA
418 AM PDT FRI MAY 27 2016

.SYNOPSIS...A LARGE UPPER LEVEL LOW WILL REMAIN ANCHORED OVER
BRITISH COLUMBIA THROUGH THIS WEEKEND. A SERIES OF SMALL WEAK UPPER
LEVEL SHORTWAVE TROUGHS EMBEDDED IN THE FLOW AROUND THE MAIN LOW
WILL BRING SHOWERS AT TIMES TO THE PARK THROUGH SUNDAY.
MUCH WARMER WEATHER IS EXPECTED BEGINNING MEMORIAL DAY AND
CONTINUING INTO THE MIDDLE OF NEXT WEEK AS AN UPPER LEVEL RIDGE
BUILDS OFFSHORE THEN MOVES OVER WESTERN WASHINGTON.

&&

.FRIDAY...BREEZY. SHOWERS LIKELY. SNOW ACCUMULATION UP TO 1 INCH.
SNOW LEVEL NEAR 4500 FEET.
.FRIDAY NIGHT...SHOWERS. SNOW ACCUMULATION UP TO 1 INCH. TOTAL
SNOW ACCUMULATION UP TO 2 INCHES. SNOW LEVEL NEAR 5000 FEET.
.SATURDAY...SHOWERS LIKELY. NO SNOW ACCUMULATION. SNOW LEVEL NEAR
5500 FEET.
.SATURDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH A CHANCE OF SHOWERS. SNOW
LEVEL NEAR 6500 FEET.
.SUNDAY...SHOWERS LIKELY. SNOW LEVEL NEAR 7000 FEET.

&&

TEMPERATURE AND WIND FORECASTS FOR SELECTED LOCATIONS.

                       FRI    FRI    SAT    SAT    SUN
                            NIGHT         NIGHT

SUMMIT   (14411 FT)      5      6      7      9     10
                     NW 45  NW 50   W 35   W 45   W 50

CAMP MUIR(10188 FT)     15     15     22     20     22
                      W 25  NW 25   W 20   W 25   W 30

PARADISE  (5420 FT)     34     34     41     37     47
                      W 20  NW 15   W 10  NW  5   W 10

LONGMIRE  (2700 FT)     41     40     48     43     52
                      W 10  NW  5   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...BREEZY. MOSTLY CLOUDY. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS IN THE
EVENING. SNOW LEVEL NEAR 6500 FEET.
.MEMORIAL DAY...BREEZY. PARTLY SUNNY. FREEZING LEVEL NEAR
7500 FEET.
.MONDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLEAR. FREEZING LEVEL NEAR 9500 FEET.
.TUESDAY...SUNNY. FREEZING LEVEL NEAR 11000 FEET.
.TUESDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLEAR. FREEZING LEVEL NEAR 12000 FEET.
.WEDNESDAY...MOSTLY SUNNY. FREEZING LEVEL NEAR 12000 FEET.
.WEDNESDAY NIGHT...PARTLY CLOUDY IN THE EVENING THEN BECOMING
MOSTLY CLOUDY. FREEZING LEVEL NEAR 12000 FEET.
.THURSDAY...PARTLY SUNNY WITH A CHANCE OF SHOWERS. SNOW LEVEL
NEAR 10000 FEET.

$$

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