Recreational Report
Issued by NWS Seattle/Tacoma, WA

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Mount Rainier Recreational Forecast
National Weather Service Seattle WA
240 PM PDT Sat Apr 10 2021

.SYNOPSIS...Scattered snow showers on Mount Rainier will end this
Saturday evening with skies clearing. A gradual warming trend
will occur through the week ahead as high pressure builds toward
the region.

&&

.IMPACTS...Strong winds near the summit will make it difficult to
move safely and could produce local whiteout conditions. A high
level of skill and experience in alpine terrain, including use of
GPS, is recommended for navigation and camping in these
conditions.

&&

...WINTER WEATHER ADVISORY IN EFFECT UNTIL 5 PM PDT THIS
AFTERNOON...

.SATURDAY NIGHT...Mostly cloudy with a chance of snow showers in
the evening, then mostly clear after midnight.
.SUNDAY...Sunny. Freezing level near 1500 feet increasing to
3500 feet in the afternoon.
.SUNDAY NIGHT...Mostly clear. Freezing level near 4000 feet
decreasing to 3000 feet after midnight.
.MONDAY...Sunny. Freezing level near 2500 feet increasing to
4000 feet in the afternoon.

&&

Temperature and wind forecasts for selected locations.

                       Sat    Sun    Sun    Mon
                     Night         Night

Summit   (14411 FT)      7      4      2     -5
                     NW 45  NW 45   N 35   N 15

Camp Muir(10188 FT)     10     14     15     10
                     NW 20   N 15  NE 10  NE 15

Paradise  (5420 FT)     14     35     21     38
                      S  5  NE  5  NE 15  NE 15

Longmire  (2760 FT)     22     43     29     47
                      N  5   W  5  NE 10   E 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...

.MONDAY NIGHT...Mostly clear. Freezing level near 4000 feet.
.TUESDAY...Sunny. Freezing level near 3500 feet.
.TUESDAY NIGHT...Mostly clear. Freezing level near 4500 feet.
.WEDNESDAY...Sunny. Freezing level near 4000 feet.
.WEDNESDAY NIGHT...Partly cloudy. Freezing level near 5500 feet.
.THURSDAY...Mostly sunny. Freezing level near 5000 feet.
.THURSDAY NIGHT...Partly cloudy. Freezing level near 5500 feet.
.FRIDAY...Sunny. Freezing level near 5500 feet.
.FRIDAY NIGHT...Mostly clear. Freezing level near 6500 feet.
.SATURDAY...Sunny. Freezing level near 6500 feet.

$$

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