MOUNT RAINIER RECREATIONAL FORECAST
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE SEATTLE WA
340 PM PDT SUN MAY 1 2016

.SYNOPSIS...HIGH PRESSURE ALOFT WILL BRING ONE MORE DRY AND WARM
DAY MONDAY. SOUTHERLY FLOW ALOFT AND LOW LEVEL ONSHORE FLOW WILL
RETURN TUESDAY AND PERSIST FOR MOST OF THE REST OF THE WEEK FOR A
CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND COOLER TEMPERATURES. AN UPPER RIDGE WILL
BRING DRIER AND WARMER WEATHER AGAIN LATE IN THE WEEK.

&&

.SUNDAY NIGHT...CLEAR. FREEZING LEVEL NEAR 11000 FEET. 
.MONDAY...SUNNY. FREEZING LEVEL NEAR 10500 FEET. 
.MONDAY NIGHT...PARTLY CLOUDY IN THE EVENING THEN BECOMING MOSTLY
CLOUDY. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS. SNOW LEVEL NEAR 9500 FEET. 
.TUESDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH A CHANCE OF SHOWERS. A CHANCE OF 
THUNDERSTORMS IN THE AFTERNOON. SNOW LEVEL NEAR 9000 FEET.

&&

TEMPERATURE AND WIND FORECASTS FOR SELECTED LOCATIONS.

                       SUN    MON    MON    TUE  
                     NIGHT         NIGHT        

SUMMIT   (14411 FT)     16     13     12     12
                     SE 20   S 35   S 35   S 45 

CAMP MUIR(10188 FT)     33     33     33     32
                      S 15   S 20   S 25   S 25 

PARADISE  (5420 FT)     42     73     45     57
                     NE 10   E  5  NE  5   W 10 

LONGMIRE  (2700 FT)     44     78     46     65
                     NE  5   CALM   CALM   W  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...

.TUESDAY NIGHT...SHOWERS. A CHANCE OF THUNDERSTORMS IN THE
EVENING. SNOW LEVEL NEAR 8500 FEET.
.WEDNESDAY...SHOWERS LIKELY. SNOW LEVEL NEAR 8000 FEET. 
.WEDNESDAY NIGHT...SHOWERS LIKELY IN THE EVENING...THEN MOSTLY
CLOUDY WITH A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AFTER MIDNIGHT. SNOW LEVEL NEAR
8000 FEET. 
.THURSDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH A CHANCE OF SHOWERS. SNOW LEVEL
NEAR 7000 FEET. 
.THURSDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH A CHANCE OF SHOWERS. SNOW
LEVEL NEAR 7000 FEET. 
.FRIDAY...PARTLY SUNNY. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS IN THE MORNING. SNOW
LEVEL NEAR 8000 FEET. 
.FRIDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLOUDY. FREEZING LEVEL NEAR 10500 FEET. 
.SATURDAY...PARTLY SUNNY. FREEZING LEVEL NEAR 11500 FEET. 
.SATURDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLOUDY. FREEZING LEVEL NEAR 12000 FEET. 
.SUNDAY...PARTLY SUNNY. FREEZING LEVEL NEAR 12000 FEET. 

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