Recreational Report
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MOUNT RAINIER RECREATIONAL FORECAST
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE SEATTLE WA
336 AM PDT THU SEP 3 2015

.SYNOPSIS...AN UPPER LEVEL LOW OVER SOUTHWEST BRITISH COLUMBIA IS
EXPECTED TO SAG SOUTH OVER WESTERN WASHINGTON THROUGH THURSDAY. THE
ASSOCIATED COOL UNSTABLE AIR MASS SHOULD MAINTAIN SOME SHOWERS ALONG
WITH A THREAT OF THUNDERSTORMS. THE UPPER LOW IS FORECAST TO
CONTINUE SOUTH INTO OREGON FRIDAY OFFERING A GRADUAL DRYING AND
WARMING TREND FOR WESTERN WASHINGTON FRIDAY AFTERNOON AND SATURDAY.
A WEAK WEATHER SYSTEM MOVING INTO WESTERN CANADA MAY BRING SOME
SHOWERS ON SUNDAY WITH ANOTHER THREAT BY TUESDAY.

&&

.THURSDAY...PARTLY SUNNY. A CHANCE OF RAIN AND SNOW SHOWERS. A
CHANCE OF THUNDERSTORMS IN THE AFTERNOON. SNOW LEVEL NEAR 5500
FEET.
.THURSDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLOUDY. A CHANCE OF RAIN AND SNOW
SHOWERS. A CHANCE OF THUNDERSTORMS IN THE EVENING. SNOW LEVEL
NEAR 6000 FEET.
.FRIDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH A CHANCE OF RAIN AND SNOW SHOWERS.
SNOW LEVEL NEAR 6000 FEET.
.FRIDAY NIGHT...CLOUDY WITH A CHANCE OF RAIN AND SNOW SHOWERS IN
THE EVENING...THEN PARTLY CLOUDY AFTER MIDNIGHT. SNOW LEVEL NEAR
6500 FEET.
.SATURDAY...MOSTLY SUNNY. FREEZING LEVEL NEAR 8000 FEET.

&&

TEMPERATURE AND WIND FORECASTS FOR SELECTED LOCATIONS.

                       THU    THU    FRI    FRI    SAT
                            NIGHT         NIGHT

SUMMIT   (14411 FT)      2      1      2      7      9
                      W 15   S 15  SE 20  NE 10  NW 20

CAMP MUIR(10188 FT)     21     22     22     26     25
                      W 10   S  5   E 20   N 15  NW 20

PARADISE  (5420 FT)     49     36     52     38     54
                     SW 10   N  5   E  5   N 15   N 10

LONGMIRE  (2700 FT)     58     39     60     40     65
                     SW  5   N  5  SE  5   N 15   N 10

++ 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...

.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 WITH A CHANCE OF RAIN AND SNOW
SHOWERS. SNOW LEVEL NEAR 8000 FEET.
.LABOR DAY...MOSTLY SUNNY. FREEZING LEVEL NEAR 9000 FEET.
.MONDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH A CHANCE OF RAIN AND SNOW
SHOWERS. SNOW LEVEL NEAR 10000 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.

$$

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