MOUNT RAINIER RECREATIONAL FORECAST
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE SEATTLE WA
400 AM PDT SUN AUG 30 2015

.SYNOPSIS...A BROAD UPPER TROUGH WILL REMAIN OVER THE REGION FOR
THE NEXT SEVERAL DAYS...AND SMALLER SYSTEMS MOVING THROUGH THE 
TROUGH WILL BRING COOL WET AND OCCASIONALLY WINDY WEATHER TO MOUNT 
RAINIER NATIONAL PARK THROUGH THIS WEEK. 

THE SNOW LEVEL WILL RANGE FROM 7000 TO 9000 FEET THROUGH TUESDAY... 
AND MORE THAN A FOOT OF SNOW IS LIKELY AT ELEVATIONS ABOVE 10000 
FEET. THE SNOW LEVEL WILL FALL TO AROUND 6000 FEET WEDNESDAY THROUGH 
FRIDAY AS SHOWERY WEATHER CONTINUES. 

&&

.SUNDAY...WINDY. SHOWERS. A CHANCE OF THUNDERSTORMS IN THE 
MORNING. SNOW LEVEL NEAR 7000 FEET. 
.SUNDAY NIGHT...WINDY. MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH A CHANCE OF RAIN AND
SNOW. SNOW LEVEL NEAR 7500 FEET. 
.MONDAY...WINDY. SHOWERS. SNOW LEVEL NEAR 9000 FEET. 
.MONDAY NIGHT...RAIN AND SNOW LIKELY. SNOW LEVEL NEAR 9000 FEET. 
.TUESDAY...RAIN AND SNOW. SNOW LEVEL NEAR 9000 FEET. 

&&

TEMPERATURE AND WIND FORECASTS FOR SELECTED LOCATIONS.

                       SUN    SUN    MON    MON    TUE  
                            NIGHT         NIGHT        

SUMMIT   (14411 FT)     13     24     23     24     20
                      W 50   W 50   W 60   W 60  SW 65 

CAMP MUIR(10188 FT)     24     29     29     30     29
                      W 40   W 35   W 30   W 35  SW 35 

PARADISE  (5420 FT)     49     39     55     40     51
                     SW 20  SW 20  SW 15  SW 10  SW 15 

LONGMIRE  (2700 FT)     60     46     64     48     60
                      W 10   W 10  SW 10  SW 10  SW 10 

++ 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 LIKELY. SNOW LEVEL NEAR 7500 FEET. 
.WEDNESDAY...SHOWERS LIKELY. SNOW LEVEL NEAR 6000 FEET. 
.WEDNESDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH A CHANCE OF SHOWERS. SNOW 
LEVEL NEAR 6000 FEET. 
.THURSDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH A CHANCE OF SHOWERS. SNOW LEVEL NEAR 
6000 FEET. 
.THURSDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH A CHANCE OF SHOWERS. SNOW LEVEL 
NEAR 6500 FEET. 
.FRIDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH A CHANCE OF SHOWERS. SNOW LEVEL NEAR 
6500 FEET. 
.FRIDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH A CHANCE OF SHOWERS. SNOW LEVEL 
NEAR 7000 FEET. 
.SATURDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH A CHANCE OF SHOWERS. SNOW LEVEL NEAR 
7000 FEET. 

$$

MCDONNAL
WEATHER.GOV/SEATTLE