Recreational Report
Issued by NWS Seattle/Tacoma, WA

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Mount Rainier Recreational Forecast
National Weather Service Seattle WA
334 AM PDT Wed May 23 2018

.SYNOPSIS...A weak upper level disturbance will bring a threat of
showers or thunderstorms to the area mainly this afternoon and
evening. High pressure aloft will prevail later tonight through
Thursday. Expect a low pressure system to move over the area on
Friday for a threat of showers. Temperatures are expected to cool
to near normal by the end of the week.

&&

.WEDNESDAY...Sunny until late afternoon, then partly sunny with a
chance of thunderstorms and snow showers late in the afternoon.
Snow level near 11000 feet.
.WEDNESDAY NIGHT...Partly cloudy with a chance of thunderstorms
and snow showers in the evening, then mostly cloudy with a slight
chance of showers after midnight. Snow level near 11000 feet.
.THURSDAY...Mostly sunny. Freezing level near 11000 feet.
.THURSDAY NIGHT...Partly cloudy. Freezing level near 12000 feet.
.FRIDAY...Partly sunny. A slight chance of showers in the
afternoon. Snow level near 11000 feet.

&&

Temperature and wind forecasts for selected locations.

                       Wed    Wed    Thu    Thu    Fri
                            Night         Night

Summit   (14411 FT)     18     19     20     19     17
                     SE  5  SW 15  SW 15  SW 20   S 15

Camp Muir(10188 FT)     37     36     36     37     34
                      S  5  SW 10   S 10  SW 10  SW  5

Paradise  (5420 FT)     67     47     63     45     54
                     SE  5   Calm   W  5   W  5   W 10

Longmire  (2760 FT)     77     50     69     49     64
                      S  5   Calm   W  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...

.FRIDAY NIGHT...Mostly cloudy with a slight chance of showers in
the evening, then partly cloudy after midnight. Snow level near
10000 feet.
.SATURDAY...Mostly sunny. Freezing level near 10500 feet.
.SATURDAY NIGHT...Partly cloudy. Freezing level near 11500 feet.
.SUNDAY...Partly sunny. Freezing level near 11500 feet.
.SUNDAY NIGHT...Partly cloudy. Freezing level near 12500 feet.
.MEMORIAL DAY...Mostly sunny. Freezing level near 13000 feet.
.MONDAY NIGHT...Mostly clear. Freezing level near 13000 feet.
.TUESDAY...Mostly sunny. Freezing level near 12500 feet.

$$

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