Recreational Report
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Mount Rainier Recreational Forecast
National Weather Service Seattle WA
339 PM PST Thu Jan 18 2018

.SYNOPSIS...Mount Rainier National Park will be under the
influence of an upper trough for much of the next week for
showery weather. Fronts will bring periods of steadier and more
widespread rain and snow Sunday and Tuesday or Tuesday night.

&&

.THURSDAY NIGHT...Showers. Snow accumulation near Paradise of
1 to 4 inches. Snow level near 2500 feet.
.FRIDAY...Showers. Snow accumulation near Paradise of 2 to
7 inches. Snow level near 2000 feet.
.FRIDAY NIGHT...Breezy, showers. Snow accumulation near Paradise
of 5 to 10 inches. Snow level near 2500 feet.
.SATURDAY...Breezy. Showers in the morning, then snow showers in
the afternoon. Moderate snow accumulations. Snow level near
2000 feet.

&&

Temperature and wind forecasts for selected locations.

                       Thu    Fri    Fri    Sat
                     Night         Night

Summit   (14411 FT)    -12    -11     -8     -9
                     SW 35  SW 30   W 30   W 35

Camp Muir(10188 FT)      7      8      9      8
                     SW 35  SW 30   W 35   W 30

Paradise  (5420 FT)     23     28     23     29
                      W 15   W 15   W 20   W 20

Longmire  (2760 FT)     31     36     30     35
                      Calm   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...

.SATURDAY NIGHT...Rain and snow in the evening, then rain and
snow likely after midnight. Snow level near 2500 feet.
.SUNDAY...Rain and snow in the morning, then showers in the
afternoon. Snow level near 3000 feet.
.SUNDAY NIGHT...Showers. Snow level near 2500 feet.
.MONDAY...Showers. Snow level near 2500 feet.
.MONDAY NIGHT...Cloudy with a chance of snow showers.
.TUESDAY...Mostly cloudy with a chance of snow.
.TUESDAY NIGHT...Rain and snow likely. Snow level near 2500 feet.
.WEDNESDAY...Showers. Snow level near 2500 feet.
.WEDNESDAY NIGHT...Mostly cloudy with a chance of snow showers.
.THURSDAY...Snow showers likely.

$$

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