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RECREATIONAL REPORT

 
 SXUS46 KSEW 232222
RECSEW

MOUNT RAINIER RECREATIONAL FORECAST
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE SEATTLE WA
308 PM PDT WED APR 23 2014

.SYNOPSIS...A WARM FRONT WILL SPREAD RAIN AND SNOW INTO WESTERN
WASHINGTON FROM THE SOUTH TONIGHT. A COLD FRONT WILL MOVE
INLAND THURSDAY MORNING. AN UPPER LEVEL TROUGH DIGGING INTO THE
PACIFIC NORTHWEST ON FRIDAY WILL KEEP SCATTERED SHOWERS IN THE
FORECAST. A THIRD FRONTAL SYSTEM WILL BRING ANOTHER ROUND OF MORE
ORGANIZED RAINFALL TO THE AREA SATURDAY NIGHT INTO SUNDAY MORNING.

&&

.WEDNESDAY NIGHT...WINDY. RAIN AND SNOW. SNOW ACCUMULATION OF
4 TO 9 INCHES. SNOW LEVEL NEAR 4000 FEET INCREASING TO 5500 FEET
AFTER MIDNIGHT.
.THURSDAY...WINDY. RAIN AND SNOW IN THE MORNING...THEN RAIN AND
SNOW SHOWERS IN THE AFTERNOON. SNOW ACCUMULATION OF 2 TO
4 INCHES. SNOW LEVEL NEAR 4500 FEET.
.THURSDAY NIGHT...WINDY. RAIN AND SNOW SHOWERS LIKELY IN THE
EVENING...THEN CLOUDY WITH A CHANCE OF RAIN AND SNOW SHOWERS
AFTER MIDNIGHT. SNOW ACCUMULATION OF 1 TO 2 INCHES. TOTAL SNOW
ACCUMULATION 7 TO 15 INCHES. SNOW LEVEL NEAR 4500 FEET DECREASING
TO 3000 FEET AFTER MIDNIGHT.
.FRIDAY...CLOUDY WITH A CHANCE OF RAIN AND SNOW SHOWERS. SNOW
LEVEL NEAR 3000 FEET.

&&

TEMPERATURE AND WIND FORECASTS FOR SELECTED LOCATIONS.

WED THU THU FRI
NIGHT NIGHT

SUMMIT (14411 FT) 3 -2 -7 -7
SW 65 SW 55 SW 30 SW 20

CAMP MUIR(10188 FT) 22 14 11 11
SW 60 SW 40 W 15 W 5

PARADISE (5420 FT) 33 36 30 39
W 15 W 20 W 15 W 10

LONGMIRE (2700 FT) 36 47 34 45
N 5 NW 5 N 5 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...

.FRIDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH A CHANCE OF RAIN AND SNOW
SHOWERS. SNOW LEVEL NEAR 3500 FEET.
.SATURDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH A CHANCE OF RAIN AND SNOW. SNOW
LEVEL NEAR 3000 FEET.
.SATURDAY NIGHT...BREEZY. RAIN AND SNOW. SNOW LEVEL NEAR
4000 FEET.
.SUNDAY...RAIN AND SNOW SHOWERS LIKELY. SNOW LEVEL NEAR
3500 FEET.
.SUNDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH A CHANCE OF RAIN AND SNOW
SHOWERS. SNOW LEVEL NEAR 3500 FEET.
.MONDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH A CHANCE OF RAIN AND SNOW. SNOW
LEVEL NEAR 3500 FEET INCREASING TO 4500 FEET IN THE AFTERNOON.
.MONDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH A CHANCE OF RAIN AND SNOW.
SNOW LEVEL NEAR 6000 FEET.
.TUESDAY...PARTLY SUNNY. FREEZING LEVEL NEAR 7500 FEET.
.TUESDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLOUDY. FREEZING LEVEL NEAR 8500 FEET.
.WEDNESDAY...MOSTLY SUNNY. FREEZING LEVEL NEAR 8000 FEET.




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