Recreational Report
Issued by NWS Seattle/Tacoma, WA

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MOUNT RAINIER RECREATIONAL FORECAST
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE SEATTLE WA
330 PM PDT TUE MAY 5 2015

.SYNOPSIS...AN UPPER LOW OVER WESTERN WASHINGTON TUESDAY NIGHT WILL
PRODUCE SHOWERS AND POSSIBLE EVENING THUNDERSTORMS ACROSS MOUNT
RAINIER NATIONAL PARK. THE LOW WILL MOVE SOUTHEAST WEDNESDAY WITH
SHOWERS DECREASING. AN UPPER RIDGE WILL BUILD OFF THE COAST FRIDAY
AND MOVE OVER WESTERN WASHINGTON BY THE WEEKEND FOR SUNNIER AND
WARMER WEATHER IN THE PARK. ANOTHER UPPER TROUGH COULD BRING A
RETURN OF UNSETTLED WEATHER EARLY NEXT WEEK.

&&

.TUESDAY NIGHT...BREEZY. SHOWERS LIKELY. A CHANCE OF THUNDERSTORMS
IN THE EVENING. SNOW ACCUMULATION AROUND 1 INCH. SNOW LEVEL NEAR
3500 FEET.
.WEDNESDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS. ISOLATED
THUNDERSTORMS IN THE AFTERNOON. SNOW LEVEL NEAR 3000 FEET.
.WEDNESDAY NIGHT...BREEZY. MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH A CHANCE OF SHOWERS
AND ISOLATED THUNDERSTORMS IN THE EVENING...THEN PARTLY CLOUDY AFTER
MIDNIGHT. SNOW LEVEL NEAR 4500 FEET.
.THURSDAY...MOSTLY SUNNY. FREEZING LEVEL NEAR 7000 FEET.

&&

TEMPERATURE AND WIND FORECASTS FOR SELECTED LOCATIONS.

                       TUE    WED    WED    THU
                     NIGHT         NIGHT

SUMMIT   (14411 FT)     -6     -4      1     10
                     NW 15  NE 30  NE 35  NE 35

CAMP MUIR(10188 FT)     13     16     20     25
                     NW 20  NE 15  NE 15  NE 15

PARADISE  (5420 FT)     28     44     28     51
                     NW 10  SW  5   N 15  NE 10

LONGMIRE  (2700 FT)     37     52     36     61
                     NW  5   W  5  SE  5  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...PARTLY CLOUDY. FREEZING LEVEL NEAR 8500 FEET.
.FRIDAY...MOSTLY SUNNY. FREEZING LEVEL NEAR 8500 FEET.
.FRIDAY NIGHT...PARTLY CLOUDY. FREEZING LEVEL NEAR 9500 FEET.
.SATURDAY...MOSTLY SUNNY. FREEZING LEVEL NEAR 9000 FEET.
.SATURDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLOUDY. FREEZING LEVEL NEAR 9500 FEET.
.SUNDAY...MOSTLY SUNNY. FREEZING LEVEL NEAR 9500 FEET.
.SUNDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH A CHANCE OF SHOWERS. SNOW LEVEL
NEAR 8500 FEET.
.MONDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH A CHANCE OF SHOWERS. SNOW LEVEL NEAR
7000 FEET.
.MONDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH A CHANCE OF SHOWERS. SNOW LEVEL
NEAR 6500 FEET.
.TUESDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH A CHANCE OF SHOWERS. SNOW LEVEL NEAR
5500 FEET.

$$

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