Recreational Report
Issued by NWS Seattle/Tacoma, WA

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Mount Rainier Recreational Forecast
National Weather Service Seattle WA
448 AM PDT Thu Apr 26 2018

.SYNOPSIS...One last day of warm and dry conditions over Washington
with high temperatures well above seasonal normals. An upper level
low will approach from the southwest...allowing for showers to creep
back into the forecast starting Friday and persisting through the
weekend. Temperatures will be much cooler this weekend...returning
to near average values for this time of the year.

&&

.THURSDAY...Sunny. Freezing level near 12500 feet.
.THURSDAY NIGHT...Mostly clear. Freezing level near 12500 feet.
.FRIDAY...Partly sunny. A slight chance of showers in the
morning, then a chance of showers in the afternoon. Snow level
near 11000 feet.
.FRIDAY NIGHT...Showers. Snow level near 9500 feet decreasing to
7000 feet after midnight.
.SATURDAY...Showers likely. Light snow accumulations. Snow level
near 4500 feet.

&&

Temperature and wind forecasts for selected locations.

                       Thu    Thu    Fri    Fri    Sat
                            Night         Night

Summit   (14411 FT)     20     19     17     11      6
                      S  5  SE  5   E 20  SE 30  SE 20

Camp Muir(10188 FT)     40     41     35     27     20
                     SW  5  NE  5   E 10  SE  5  SW  5

Paradise  (5420 FT)     67     45     59     33     41
                     NE 10  NE 10  NE 10   W 15   W 15

Longmire  (2760 FT)     77     49     67     40     51
                      E 10  NE 10  SW  5  NW  5   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...Cloudy with a chance of showers. Snow level
near 4000 feet.
.SUNDAY...Cloudy with a chance of showers. Snow level near
4000 feet.
.SUNDAY NIGHT...Cloudy with a chance of showers. Snow level near
4000 feet.
.MONDAY...Cloudy with a chance of showers. Snow level near
3500 feet.
.MONDAY NIGHT...Cloudy with a chance of showers. Snow level near
4500 feet.
.TUESDAY...Mostly cloudy with a slight chance of showers. Snow
level near 3500 feet increasing to 5000 feet in the afternoon.
.TUESDAY NIGHT...Partly cloudy. Freezing level near 8000 feet.
.WEDNESDAY...Mostly sunny. Freezing level near 9000 feet.

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