Recreational Report
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MOUNT RAINIER RECREATIONAL FORECAST
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE SEATTLE WA
340 PM PDT THU AUG 28 2014

.SYNOPSIS...LOW LEVEL ONSHORE FLOW WILL HELP PRODUCE MARINE
CLOUDINESS AND COOLER TEMPERATURES FOR THE LOWER ELEVATIONS OF THE
PARK. A PACIFIC WEATHER SYSTEM IN THE NORTHEAST PACIFIC IS
EXPECTED TO MOVE ONSHORE FRIDAY NIGHT AND SATURDAY BRINGING SOME
LIGHT SHOWERS AND DAYTIME TEMPERATURES A BIT BELOW AVERAGE.
ANOTHER SYSTEM WILL FOLLOW ON SUNDAY. HIGHER PRESSURE IS FORECAST
TO BUILD FOR A DRIER LABOR DAY BEFORE ANOTHER WEAK WEATHER SYSTEM
MOVES ONSHORE EARLY NEXT WEEK.

&&

.THURSDAY NIGHT...PARTLY CLOUDY THIS EVENING THEN BECOMING MOSTLY
CLOUDY. FREEZING LEVEL NEAR 13000 FEET.
.FRIDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH A CHANCE OF SHOWERS LATE. SNOW LEVEL
NEAR 11000 FEET.
.FRIDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH A CHANCE OF SHOWERS. SNOW
LEVEL NEAR 9000 FEET.
.SATURDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH A CHANCE OF SHOWERS. SNOW LEVEL
NEAR 7500 FEET.

&&

TEMPERATURE AND WIND FORECASTS FOR SELECTED LOCATIONS.

                       THU    FRI    FRI    SAT
                     NIGHT         NIGHT

SUMMIT   (14411 FT)     24     20     18     16
                      W 45   W 55   W 40   W 45

CAMP MUIR(10188 FT)     40     33     29     28
                      W 30   W 30   W 30   W 25

PARADISE  (5420 FT)     45     55     39     51
                      W 10   W 15   W 10   W 15

LONGMIRE  (2700 FT)     52     64     48     60
                      CALM   W 10   W 10   W 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 WITH A CHANCE OF SHOWERS. SNOW
LEVEL NEAR 8000 FEET.
.SUNDAY AND SUNDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH A CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
SNOW LEVEL NEAR 9500 FEET.
.LABOR DAY...PARTLY SUNNY WITH A CHANCE OF SHOWERS. SNOW LEVEL
NEAR 9500 FEET.
.MONDAY NIGHT...PARTLY CLOUDY IN THE EVENING THEN BECOMING MOSTLY
CLOUDY. FREEZING LEVEL NEAR 11000 FEET.
.TUESDAY...PARTLY SUNNY. FREEZING LEVEL NEAR 11000 FEET.
.TUESDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH A CHANCE OF SHOWERS. SNOW
LEVEL NEAR 10500 FEET.
.WEDNESDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH A CHANCE OF SHOWERS. SNOW LEVEL
NEAR 9500 FEET.
.WEDNESDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH A CHANCE OF SHOWERS. SNOW
LEVEL NEAR 7500 FEET.
.THURSDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH A CHANCE OF SHOWERS. SNOW LEVEL
NEAR 7000 FEET.

$$

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