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RECREATIONAL REPORT

 
 SXUS46 KSEW 172251
RECSEW

MOUNT RAINIER RECREATIONAL FORECAST
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE SEATTLE WA
351 PM PDT THU APR 17 2014

.SYNOPSIS...SHOWERS WILL DECREASE THURSDAY NIGHT AS A FRONT MOVES INLAND.
DRIER WEATHER IS FORECAST ON FRIDAY WITH WEAK HIGH PRESSURE
OVERHEAD. A SECOND FRONT WILL ARRIVE LATER SATURDAY. A BROAD UPPER
LEVEL TROUGH WILL BRING SHOWERY WEATHER EARLY NEXT WEEK.

&&

.THURSDAY NIGHT...WINDY. RAIN AND SNOW SHOWERS. SNOW ACCUMULATION
OF 1 TO 4 INCHES. SNOW LEVEL NEAR 5500 FEET DECREASING TO
4000 FEET AFTER MIDNIGHT.
.FRIDAY...WINDY. PARTLY SUNNY. A CHANCE OF RAIN AND SNOW SHOWERS
IN THE MORNING. SNOW LEVEL NEAR 3000 FEET.
.FRIDAY NIGHT...PARTLY CLOUDY IN THE EVENING THEN BECOMING MOSTLY
CLOUDY. FREEZING LEVEL NEAR 5000 FEET.
.SATURDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY IN THE MORNING...THEN RAIN AND SNOW
LIKELY IN THE AFTERNOON. MODERATE SNOW ACCUMULATIONS. SNOW LEVEL
NEAR 5000 FEET.

&&

TEMPERATURE AND WIND FORECASTS FOR SELECTED LOCATIONS.

THU FRI FRI SAT
NIGHT NIGHT

SUMMIT (14411 FT) -7 5 12 1
W 65 NW 55 W 40 SW 70

CAMP MUIR(10188 FT) 9 13 24 17
W 45 NW 30 W 20 SW 50

PARADISE (5420 FT) 27 37 29 45
W 25 W 15 CALM SW 10

LONGMIRE (2700 FT) 35 48 35 52
W 10 W 5 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...

.SATURDAY NIGHT...RAIN AND SNOW SHOWERS IN THE EVENING...THEN
MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH A CHANCE OF RAIN AND SNOW SHOWERS AFTER
MIDNIGHT. SNOW LEVEL NEAR 4000 FEET.
.SUNDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH A CHANCE OF RAIN AND SNOW SHOWERS.
SNOW LEVEL NEAR 3500 FEET.
.SUNDAY NIGHT...CLOUDY WITH A CHANCE OF RAIN AND SNOW. SNOW LEVEL
NEAR 5500 FEET.
.MONDAY...CLOUDY WITH A CHANCE OF RAIN AND SNOW SHOWERS. SNOW
LEVEL NEAR 5500 FEET.
.MONDAY NIGHT...RAIN AND SNOW SHOWERS LIKELY. SNOW LEVEL NEAR
6000 FEET.
.TUESDAY...RAIN AND SNOW SHOWERS LIKELY. SNOW LEVEL NEAR
4500 FEET.
.TUESDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH A CHANCE OF RAIN AND SNOW
SHOWERS. SNOW LEVEL NEAR 3500 FEET.
.WEDNESDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH A CHANCE OF RAIN AND SNOW
SHOWERS. SNOW LEVEL NEAR 3000 FEET.
.WEDNESDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH A CHANCE OF RAIN AND SNOW
SHOWERS. SNOW LEVEL NEAR 4000 FEET.
.THURSDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH A CHANCE OF RAIN AND SNOW SHOWERS.
SNOW LEVEL NEAR 3500 FEET.




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