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Issued by NWS Seattle/Tacoma, WA

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MOUNT RAINIER RECREATIONAL FORECAST
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE SEATTLE WA
330 PM PDT WED SEP 2 2015

.SYNOPSIS...A LARGE UPPER LEVEL LOW WILL MOVE SLOWLY SOUTH OVER
WESTERN WASHINGTON TONIGHT THROUGH THURSDAY...BRINGING COOL SHOWERY
WEATHER. THERE IS ALSO A CHANCE OF THUNDERSTORMS DURING THE
AFTERNOON AND EVENING HOURS. THE LOW WILL MOVE DOWN OVER OREGON ON
FRIDAY...FOR A GRADUAL DRYING AND WARMING TREND FRIDAY AFTERNOON AND
SATURDAY. A WEAK UPPER LEVEL TROUGH MAY BRING SOME SHOWERS ON
SUNDAY...AND NORTHWEST FLOW ALOFT MAY BRING ADDITIONAL WEAK TROUGHS
AND SHOWERS AT TIMES EARLY NEXT WEEK.

&&

.WEDNESDAY NIGHT...SHOWERS AND A CHANCE OF THUNDERSTORMS IN THE
EVENING...THEN A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AFTER MIDNIGHT. SNOW LEVEL NEAR
6500 FEET.
.THURSDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH A CHANCE OF SHOWERS. A CHANCE OF
AFTERNOON THUNDERSTORMS. SNOW LEVEL NEAR 5500 FEET.
.THURSDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH A CHANCE SHOWERS. SNOW LEVEL
NEAR 6000 FEET.
.FRIDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS. SNOW LEVEL NEAR 6000
FEET.

&&

TEMPERATURE AND WIND FORECASTS FOR SELECTED LOCATIONS.

                       WED    THU    THU    FRI
                     NIGHT         NIGHT

SUMMIT   (14411 FT)      3      1      1      2
                      W 35   W 10   S 15  SE 15

CAMP MUIR(10188 FT)     20     21     22     22
                      W 25   W 10   S 10   E 15

PARADISE  (5420 FT)     36     48     35     51
                      W 10  SW 10   N  5   E  5

LONGMIRE  (2700 FT)     42     57     39     59
                      W  5  SW  5   N  5  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...

.FRIDAY NIGHT...CLOUDY WITH A CHANCE OF RAIN AND SNOW SHOWERS IN
THE EVENING...THEN PARTLY CLOUDY AFTER MIDNIGHT. SNOW LEVEL NEAR
7000 FEET.
.SATURDAY...SUNNY. FREEZING LEVEL NEAR 8500 FEET.
.SATURDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLOUDY. FREEZING LEVEL NEAR 8500 FEET.
.SUNDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH A CHANCE OF RAIN AND SNOW SHOWERS.
SNOW LEVEL NEAR 7500 FEET.
.SUNDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLOUDY. A CHANCE OF RAIN AND SNOW SHOWERS
IN THE EVENING. SNOW LEVEL NEAR 7500 FEET.
.LABOR DAY...MOSTLY SUNNY. FREEZING LEVEL NEAR 8500 FEET.
.MONDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH A CHANCE OF RAIN AND SNOW
SHOWERS. SNOW LEVEL NEAR 8500 FEET.
.TUESDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH A CHANCE OF RAIN AND SNOW SHOWERS.
SNOW LEVEL NEAR 8500 FEET.
.TUESDAY NIGHT...RAIN AND SNOW SHOWERS LIKELY. SNOW LEVEL NEAR
10000 FEET.
.WEDNESDAY...PARTLY SUNNY. FREEZING LEVEL NEAR 12500 FEET.
TEMPERATURES FALLING INTO THE UPPER 40S IN THE AFTERNOON.

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