Mount Rainier Recreational Forecast
National Weather Service Seattle WA
257 PM PDT Sat Aug 19 2017
.SYNOPSIS...Expect fair weather and a gradual warming trend
Saturday night through Tuesday as a ridge of high pressure aloft
builds offshore then moves eastward across the area. A low
pressure trough will bring a chance of showers late Wednesday and
Thursday, along with cooler high temperatures. High pressure will
build over the area Friday through next weekend for a return to
dry and warmer weather.
.SATURDAY NIGHT...Mostly clear. Freezing level near 13500 feet.
.SUNDAY...Mostly sunny. Freezing level near 13500 feet.
.SUNDAY NIGHT...Mostly clear. Freezing level near 14000 feet.
.MONDAY...Sunny. Freezing level near 15500 feet.
Temperature and wind forecasts for selected locations.
Sat Sun Sun Mon
Summit (14411 FT) 25 25 29 32
NW 20 W 25 NW 15 SW 10
Camp Muir(10188 FT) 42 41 44 45
NW 20 W 15 W 5 S 5
Paradise (5420 FT) 45 62 49 71
N 5 W 5 Calm S 5
Longmire (2760 FT) 48 71 51 80
E 5 SW 5 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.
.MONDAY NIGHT...Mostly clear. Freezing level near 15500 feet.
.TUESDAY...Sunny. Freezing level near 15000 feet.
.TUESDAY NIGHT...Mostly clear. Freezing level near 14500 feet.
.WEDNESDAY...Mostly sunny. Freezing level near 14500 feet.
.WEDNESDAY NIGHT...Mostly cloudy. A slight chance of showers
after midnight. Snow level near 12000 feet.
.THURSDAY...Mostly cloudy with a slight chance of showers. Snow
level near 10500 feet.
.THURSDAY NIGHT...Mostly cloudy. A slight chance of showers in
the evening. Snow level near 9000 feet.
.FRIDAY...Partly sunny in the morning then becoming sunny.
Freezing level near 12500 feet.
.FRIDAY NIGHT...Mostly clear. Freezing level near 13000 feet.
.SATURDAY...Sunny. Freezing level near 14500 feet.