Recreational Report
Issued by NWS Seattle/Tacoma, WA

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MOUNT RAINIER RECREATIONAL FORECAST
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE SEATTLE WA
340 AM PST FRI NOV 28 2014

.SYNOPSIS...A COLD FRONT WILL MOVE SOUTHEASTWARD ACROSS THE AREA
THIS MORNING. LOCALLY HEAVY RAIN IS EXPECTED TO TAPER OFF BEHIND
THIS FRONT. SNOW LEVELS WILL LOWER TO THE SURFACE TONIGHT. A
MODIFIED ARCTIC COLD FRONT WILL MOVE SOUTH THROUGH THE AREA SATURDAY
MORNING WITH DRY AND COLD CONDITIONS BEHIND THAT FRONT. WEAK HIGH
PRESSURE ALOFT AND LOW LEVEL OFFSHORE FLOW WILL BRING MAINLY COOL
AND DRY WEATHER SUNDAY THROUGH EARLY NEXT WEEK.

&&

.FRIDAY...WINDY. RAIN AND SNOW. SNOW ACCUMULATION OF 3 TO
8 INCHES. SNOW LEVEL NEAR 6000 FEET.
.FRIDAY NIGHT...VERY WINDY. RAIN AND SNOW IN THE EVENING...THEN
SNOW AFTER MIDNIGHT. SNOW ACCUMULATION AROUND 2 INCHES. SNOW
LEVEL NEAR 3500 FEET IN THE EVENING.
.SATURDAY...WINDY. SNOW SHOWERS LIKELY. SNOW ACCUMULATION AROUND
1 INCH. TOTAL SNOW ACCUMULATION 6 TO 11 INCHES.
.SATURDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLEAR. FREEZING LEVEL NEAR THE SURFACE.
.SUNDAY...SUNNY. FREEZING LEVEL NEAR THE SURFACE INCREASING TO
1000 FEET IN THE AFTERNOON.

&&

TEMPERATURE AND WIND FORECASTS FOR SELECTED LOCATIONS.

                       FRI    FRI    SAT    SAT    SUN
                            NIGHT         NIGHT

SUMMIT   (14411 FT)      5      0     -7     -3      1
                      W 85   W 105 NW 60   N 35  NW 15

CAMP MUIR(10188 FT)     22      6      0     12     18
                     SW 70   W 60  NW 25   N 15   S  5

PARADISE  (5420 FT)     38     19     22      9     25
                     SW 20  NW 30  SW 10  NE 15  NE 15

LONGMIRE  (2700 FT)     44     25     28     14     29
                     SW 15  NW 10   W 10   S  5   E 15

++ 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...

.SUNDAY NIGHT...PARTLY CLOUDY. FREEZING LEVEL NEAR 500 FEET.
.MONDAY...PARTLY SUNNY WITH A CHANCE OF SNOW.
.MONDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLOUDY. FREEZING LEVEL NEAR 2000 FEET.
.TUESDAY...PARTLY SUNNY. FREEZING LEVEL NEAR 2500 FEET.
.TUESDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLOUDY. FREEZING LEVEL NEAR 2500 FEET.
.WEDNESDAY...PARTLY SUNNY. FREEZING LEVEL NEAR 4500 FEET.
.WEDNESDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH A CHANCE OF RAIN AND SNOW.
SNOW LEVEL NEAR 4500 FEET.
.THURSDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH A CHANCE OF RAIN AND SNOW. SNOW
LEVEL NEAR 4500 FEET.

$$

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