Recreational Report
Issued by NWS Seattle/Tacoma, WA

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MOUNT RAINIER RECREATIONAL FORECAST
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE SEATTLE WA
358 AM PDT TUE APR 21 2015

.SYNOPSIS...A STRONG COLD FRONT OVER THE COASTAL WATERS TUESDAY MORNING
WILL SWEEP EAST THROUGH THE CASCADES LATE THIS AFTERNOON BRINGING
AN ABRUPT CHANGE TO THE WEATHER. COOL AND LOCALLY WINDY CONDITIONS
WITH A CHANCE OF SHOWERS CAN BE EXPECTED TUESDAY NIGHT INTO
WEDNESDAY. SNOW LEVELS WILL FALL TUESDAY NIGHT INTO WEDNESDAY. A WEAK
FRONT WILL MOVE ACROSS THE AREA ON THURSDAY BRINGING A CHANCE OF
RAIN OR SNOW. MOIST SOUTHWEST FLOW ALOFT WILL BRING PERIODS OF
RAIN OR SNOW NEXT WEEKEND.

&&

.TUESDAY...SUNNY IN THE MORNING...THEN MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH A
CHANCE OF RAIN AND SNOW SHOWERS IN THE AFTERNOON. SNOW LEVEL NEAR
8000 FEET.
.TUESDAY NIGHT...CLOUDY WITH A CHANCE OF RAIN AND SNOW SHOWERS.
SNOW LEVEL NEAR 7500 FEET DECREASING TO 4500 FEET AFTER MIDNIGHT.
.WEDNESDAY...WINDY. CLOUDY WITH A CHANCE OF RAIN AND SNOW
SHOWERS. SNOW LEVEL NEAR 3000 FEET.
.WEDNESDAY NIGHT...BREEZY...CLOUDY. A CHANCE OF RAIN AND SNOW
SHOWERS. SNOW LEVEL NEAR 3500 FEET.
.THURSDAY...CLOUDY WITH A CHANCE OF RAIN AND SNOW. SNOW LEVEL
NEAR 3500 FEET.

&&

TEMPERATURE AND WIND FORECASTS FOR SELECTED LOCATIONS.

                       TUE    TUE    WED    WED    THU
                            NIGHT         NIGHT

SUMMIT   (14411 FT)     11      8     -4      6      5
                     SW 40  SW 45  NW 40  NW 45   W 40

CAMP MUIR(10188 FT)     27     16     10     19     20
                     SW 15   W 30   W 30  NW 25   W 15

PARADISE  (5420 FT)     51     34     36     27     39
                      W 10   W 15   W 20   W 15   W 10

LONGMIRE  (2700 FT)     59     41     44     35     46
                      W 10   W 10   W 15   W 10  SW  5

++ 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...

.THURSDAY NIGHT...CLOUDY WITH A CHANCE OF RAIN AND SNOW SHOWERS.
SNOW LEVEL NEAR 4000 FEET.
.FRIDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH A CHANCE OF RAIN AND SNOW SHOWERS.
SNOW LEVEL NEAR 4000 FEET.
.FRIDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH A CHANCE OF RAIN AND SNOW
SHOWERS. SNOW LEVEL NEAR 4000 FEET.
.SATURDAY...RAIN AND SNOW LIKELY. SNOW LEVEL NEAR 4000 FEET.
.SATURDAY NIGHT...RAIN AND SNOW. SNOW LEVEL NEAR 6500 FEET.
.SUNDAY...RAIN AND SNOW. SNOW LEVEL NEAR 7000 FEET.
.SUNDAY NIGHT...RAIN AND SNOW LIKELY. SNOW LEVEL NEAR 5500 FEET.
.MONDAY...RAIN AND SNOW LIKELY. SNOW LEVEL NEAR 5500 FEET.

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