Recreational Report
Issued by NWS Seattle/Tacoma, WA

Home | Current Version | Previous Version | Text Only | Print | Product List | Glossary On
Versions: 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 11 12 13 14 15 16 17 18 19 20 21 22 23 24 25 26 27 28 29 30 31 32
000
SXUS46 KSEW 042259
RECSEW

MOUNT RAINIER RECREATIONAL FORECAST
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE SEATTLE WA
359 PM PDT MON MAY 4 2015

.SYNOPSIS...AN UPPER LOW OFF THE COAST WILL MOVE OVER THE PACIFIC
NORTHWEST OVERNIGHT AND THEN REMAIN OVER THE REGION ON TUESDAY. LOOK
FOR UNSETTLED CONDITIONS TONIGHT AND TUESDAY...ALONG WITH A RISK OF
THUNDERSTORMS. THE LOW WILL MOVE SLOWLY EAST ON WEDNESDAY AND WILL
BE FOLLOWED BY HIGH PRESSURE ALOFT ON THURSDAY.

&&

.TONIGHT...WINDY ACROSS THE HIGHER SLOPES. SHOWERS DEVELOPING BY
MIDNIGHT. SNOW ACCUMULATION OF LESS THAN AN INCH EXPECTED AT
PARADISE. SNOW LEVEL NEAR 6500 FEET LOWERING TO 4500 FEET.
.TUESDAY...WINDY ACROSS THE HIGHER SLOPES. SHOWERS AND A SLIGHT
CHANCE OF THUNDERSTORMS. SNOW ACCUMULATION OF UP TO TWO INCHES
EXPECTED AT PARADISE. AMOUNT WILL BE HIGHER IF THERE ARE ANY
THUNDERSTORMS. SNOW LEVEL NEAR 4000 FEET.
.TUESDAY NIGHT...SHOWERS LIKELY. A SLIGHT CHANCE OF EVENING
THUNDERSTORMS. SNOW ACCUMULATION OF NEAR AN INCH EXPECTED AT
PARADISE. AMOUNT WILL BE HIGHER IF THERE ARE ANY THUNDERSTORMS.
SNOW LEVEL NEAR 4500 FEET.
.WEDNESDAY...SHOWERS LIKELY. SNOW LEVEL NEAR 4500 FEET.
.WEDNESDAY NIGHT...BECOMING PARTLY CLOUDY. A CHANCE OF EVENING
SHOWERS. SNOW LEVEL NEAR 5500 FEET.
.THURSDAY...MOSTLY SUNNY. FREEZING LEVEL NEAR 7000 FEET.

&&

TEMPERATURE AND WIND FORECASTS FOR SELECTED LOCATIONS.

                     TONIGHT  TUE    TUE    WED
                                   NIGHT

SUMMIT   (14411 FT)      4     -7     -5     -4
                     SW 95   W 65  NW 15   N 20

CAMP MUIR(10188 FT)     13     13      4      9
                     SW 55   W 40  NW 15   N  5

PARADISE  (5420 FT)     28     39     27     44
                     SW 20   W 15   W 15   S  5

LONGMIRE  (2700 FT)     39     51     37     54
                     CALM   CALM   CALM   CALM

++ 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...PARTLY CLOUDY. FREEZING LEVEL NEAR 9000 FEET.
.FRIDAY...MOSTLY SUNNY. FREEZING LEVEL NEAR 8500 FEET.
.FRIDAY NIGHT...PARTLY CLOUDY. FREEZING LEVEL NEAR 9500 FEET.
.SATURDAY...PARTLY SUNNY. FREEZING LEVEL NEAR 9000 FEET.
.SATURDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH A CHANCE OF SHOWERS. SNOW LEVEL
NEAR 8500 FEET.
.SUNDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH A CHANCE OF SHOWERS. SNOW LEVEL
LOWERING TO NEAR 6000 FEET.
.SUNDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH A CHANCE OF SHOWERS. SNOW LEVEL
NEAR 5000 FEET.
.MONDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH A CHANCE OF SHOWERS. SNOW LEVEL NEAR
4500 FEET.

$$

WWW.WEATHER.GOV





USA.gov is the U.S. government's official web portal to all federal, state and local government web resources and services.