Recreational Report
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Mount Rainier Recreational Forecast
National Weather Service Seattle WA
420 PM PST Tue Feb 20 2018

.SYNOPSIS...Light snow across southwest Washington this evening will
shift south into Oregon by midnight. Another relatively weak
system will drop south just off the coast Wednesday night but very
light snow possible over Mount Rainier. Dry weather expected
Thursday between systems. A strong front will push across the area
Friday night with strong winds and heavy snow. Cold and snowy
weather lasts over the weekend.

&&

.TUESDAY NIGHT...Snow likely in the evening, then mostly cloudy
with a slight chance of snow after midnight. Snow accumulation
near Paradise around 1 inch.
.WEDNESDAY...Sunny in the morning then becoming partly sunny.
Freezing level near 1000 feet.
.WEDNESDAY NIGHT...Mostly cloudy with a slight chance of snow.
.THURSDAY...Mostly cloudy. A chance of snow in the morning.

&&

Temperature and wind forecasts for selected locations.

                       Tue    Wed    Wed    Thu
                     Night         Night

Summit   (14411 FT)    -17    -11    -20    -19
                     NW 35  NW 30  NW 15   N 35

Camp Muir(10188 FT)     -1      0     -3     -3
                      N 10  NW 10   N 10   N 15

Paradise  (5420 FT)      6     20      6     21
                     NE 10  NE  5   Calm   N 10

Longmire  (2760 FT)     13     30     13     31
                      E 10  SW  5   E  5   W  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...Partly cloudy. Freezing level near 1000 feet.
.FRIDAY...Mostly cloudy with a chance of snow.
.FRIDAY NIGHT... Breezy, snow.
.SATURDAY... Snow.
.SATURDAY NIGHT...Snow showers.
.SUNDAY...Snow showers likely.
.SUNDAY NIGHT...Snow likely.
.MONDAY...Snow showers likely.
.MONDAY NIGHT...Mostly cloudy with a chance of snow showers.
.TUESDAY...Partly sunny with a chance of snow showers.

$$

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