Recreational Report
Issued by NWS Seattle/Tacoma, WA

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MOUNT RAINIER RECREATIONAL FORECAST
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE SEATTLE WA
318 PM PST FRI FEB 5 2016

.SYNOPSIS...A COLD FRONT WILL BRING SNOW SHOWERS AND STRONG WINDS
TO MOUNT RAINIER TONIGHT. SHOWERS WILL LINGER INTO SATURDAY THEN
TAPER OFF IN THE AFTERNOON. EXPECT DRY AND MILD WEATHER EARLY
NEXT WEEK AS A STRONG RIDGE BUILDS OVER THE PACIFIC NORTHWEST.

&&

...WINTER WEATHER ADVISORY IN EFFECT UNTIL 4 AM PST SATURDAY...

.FRIDAY NIGHT...VERY WINDY. RAIN AND SNOW IN THE EVENING...THEN
RAIN AND SNOW SHOWERS AFTER MIDNIGHT. SNOW ACCUMULATION OF 5 TO
10 INCHES. SNOW LEVEL NEAR 4000 FEET DECREASING TO 2500 FEET
AFTER MIDNIGHT.
.SATURDAY...WINDY. RAIN AND SNOW SHOWERS IN THE MORNING...THEN
MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH A CHANCE OF RAIN AND SNOW SHOWERS IN THE
AFTERNOON. SNOW ACCUMULATION AROUND 2 INCHES. TOTAL SNOW
ACCUMULATION 7 TO 12 INCHES. SNOW LEVEL NEAR 2500 FEET.
.SATURDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLOUDY. FREEZING LEVEL NEAR 5000 FEET.
.SUNDAY...PARTLY SUNNY. FREEZING LEVEL NEAR 8500 FEET.

&&

TEMPERATURE AND WIND FORECASTS FOR SELECTED LOCATIONS.

                       FRI    SAT    SAT    SUN
                     NIGHT         NIGHT

SUMMIT   (14411 FT)     -6      5     11     14
                      W 100  W 80  NW 60   W 40

CAMP MUIR(10188 FT)      8     13     23     30
                      W 65   W 45  NW 40   W 25

PARADISE  (5420 FT)     25     33     26     43
                      W 35   W 25   W 15  SW  5

LONGMIRE  (2700 FT)     33     40     28     44
                      W 15   W 10  NW 10  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 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 11000 FEET.
.MONDAY...MOSTLY SUNNY. FREEZING LEVEL NEAR 12000 FEET.
.MONDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLEAR. FREEZING LEVEL NEAR 12500 FEET.
.TUESDAY...SUNNY. FREEZING LEVEL NEAR 12500 FEET.
.TUESDAY NIGHT...WINDY. MOSTLY CLEAR. FREEZING LEVEL NEAR
10500 FEET.
.WEDNESDAY...WINDY. MOSTLY SUNNY. FREEZING LEVEL NEAR 9000 FEET.
.WEDNESDAY NIGHT...WINDY. MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH A CHANCE OF RAIN AND
SNOW. SNOW LEVEL NEAR 6000 FEET.
.THURSDAY...WINDY. CLOUDY WITH A CHANCE OF RAIN AND SNOW. SNOW
LEVEL NEAR 7000 FEET.
.THURSDAY NIGHT...CLOUDY WITH A CHANCE OF RAIN AND SNOW. SNOW
LEVEL NEAR 5000 FEET.
.FRIDAY...RAIN AND SNOW LIKELY. SNOW LEVEL NEAR 5000 FEET.

$$

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