Recreational Report
Issued by NWS Seattle/Tacoma, WA

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MOUNT RAINIER RECREATIONAL FORECAST
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE SEATTLE WA
400 AM PDT MON AUG 29 2016

.SYNOPSIS...THE CASCADES WILL REMAIN BETWEEN A LOW PRESSURE
SYSTEM OFFSHORE AND HIGHER PRESSURE ALOFT OVER THE ROCKIES THROUGH
TUESDAY. A FRONTAL SYSTEM OFF THE COAST IS EXPECTED TO DRIFT
ONSHORE TUESDAY NIGHT AND WEDNESDAY BRINGING A LITTLE RAIN. THE
OFFSHORE LOWER PRESSURE SYSTEM ALOFT IS THEN FORECAST TO MOVE
ONSHORE THURSDAY AND FRIDAY PRODUCING SOME LIGHT SHOWERS AND
COOLER THAN AVERAGE EARLY SEPTEMBER DAYTIME TEMPERATURES.

&&

.MONDAY...SUNNY. FREEZING LEVEL NEAR 12000 FEET.
.MONDAY NIGHT...PARTLY CLOUDY. FREEZING LEVEL NEAR 11500 FEET.
.TUESDAY...MOSTLY SUNNY. FREEZING LEVEL NEAR 11500 FEET.
.TUESDAY NIGHT...INCREASING CLOUDS. FREEZING LEVEL NEAR 11000
FEET.
.WEDNESDAY...CLOUDY WITH A CHANCE OF RAIN AND SNOW IN THE
MORNING...THEN SHOWERS LIKELY IN THE AFTERNOON. SNOW LEVEL NEAR
10000 FEET.

&&

TEMPERATURE AND WIND FORECASTS FOR SELECTED LOCATIONS.

                       MON    MON    TUE    TUE    WED
                            NIGHT         NIGHT

SUMMIT   (14411 FT)     23     24     22     22     17
                     SW 35  SW 40   S 35   S 35   S 40

CAMP MUIR(10188 FT)     39     41     38     38     33
                      S 25  SW 30   S 25  SW 20  SW 20

PARADISE  (5420 FT)     64     46     59     45     51
                      W 10  NW 10   W 10   W 10  SW  5

LONGMIRE  (2760 FT)     73     51     67     52     59
                      CALM   CALM   CALM   CALM   CALM

SUNRISE   (6400 FT)     61     46     55     43     49
                      S  5   CALM  SE  5   CALM   S  5

OHANAPECOSH (1914 FT)   79     51     72     51     64
                      S  5   S  5   S  5   S  5   S  5

++ TEMPERATURES AND WIND FOR THE SUMMIT AND CAMP MUIR ARE AVERAGE
   CONDITIONS EXPECTED IN THE FREE AIR AT THOSE ELEVATIONS.
++ TEMPERATURES FOR PARADISE, LONGMIRE, SUNRISE, AND OHANAPECOSH ARE
   THE EXPECTED HIGHS AND LOWS. WIND IS THE AVERAGE WIND EXPECTED
   DURING THAT PERIOD.

.EXTENDED FORECAST...

.WEDNESDAY NIGHT THROUGH SATURDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH A
CHANCE OF SHOWERS. SNOW LEVEL NEAR 8000 FEET.
.SUNDAY...PARTLY SUNNY WITH A SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS. SNOW
LEVEL NEAR 8000 FEET.

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