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Mt Rainier Recreational Forecast MOUNT RAINIER RECREATIONAL FORECAST
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE SEATTLE WA
355 PM PDT FRI AUG 28 2015

.SYNOPSIS...A STRONG FRONTAL SYSTEM WILL SWEEP THROUGH THE AREA 
SATURDAY. ADDITIONAL FRONTS WILL REACH THE REGION INTO EARLY NEXT
WEEK AS A LARGE UPPER TROUGH TAKES UP RESIDENCE IN THE NORTHEAST 
PACIFIC. THE TROUGH WILL LIKELY LINGER THOUGH THE END OF NEXT WEEK.

&&

.FRIDAY NIGHT...WINDY. SHOWERS IN THE EVENING THEN RAIN AND SNOW
AFTER MIDNIGHT. SNOW LEVEL NEAR 10500 FEET.
.SATURDAY...WINDY. RAIN AND SNOW. SNOW LEVEL NEAR 11000 FEET
DECREASING TO 8500 FEET IN THE AFTERNOON.
.SATURDAY NIGHT...WINDY. SHOWERS. SNOW LEVEL NEAR 8000 FEET.
.SUNDAY...SHOWERS. SNOW LEVEL NEAR 7000 FEET.

&&

TEMPERATURE AND WIND FORECASTS FOR SELECTED LOCATIONS.

                       FRI    SAT    SAT    SUN  
                     NIGHT         NIGHT        

SUMMIT   (14411 FT)     20     15      9     12
                      S 80  SW 90  SW 70   W 55 

CAMP MUIR(10188 FT)     36     28     26     24
                      S 65  SW 75  SW 60   W 45 

PARADISE  (5420 FT)     47     53     40     49
                     SE  5   S 20  SW 15  SW 10 

LONGMIRE  (2700 FT)     50     62     45     59
                     SE  5   S 20   S 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...

.SUNDAY NIGHT...RAIN AND SNOW LIKELY. SNOW LEVEL NEAR 8000 FEET. 
.MONDAY...RAIN AND SNOW LIKELY. SNOW LEVEL NEAR 9000 FEET. 
.MONDAY NIGHT...WINDY. RAIN AND SNOW. SNOW LEVEL NEAR 9500 FEET. 
.TUESDAY...WINDY. RAIN AND SNOW SHOWERS LIKELY. SNOW LEVEL NEAR
8500 FEET. 
.TUESDAY NIGHT...BREEZY. RAIN AND SNOW SHOWERS LIKELY. SNOW LEVEL
NEAR 6500 FEET. 
.WEDNESDAY...BREEZY. RAIN AND SNOW SHOWERS LIKELY. SNOW LEVEL
NEAR 5500 FEET. 
.WEDNESDAY NIGHT...RAIN AND SNOW SHOWERS LIKELY. SNOW LEVEL NEAR
6000 FEET. 
.THURSDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH A CHANCE OF RAIN AND SNOW SHOWERS.
SNOW LEVEL NEAR 6000 FEET. 
.THURSDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH A CHANCE OF RAIN AND SNOW
SHOWERS. SNOW LEVEL NEAR 7500 FEET. 
.FRIDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH A CHANCE OF RAIN AND SNOW SHOWERS.
SNOW LEVEL NEAR 8000 FEET. 

$$

WEATHER.GOV/SEATTLE

Camp Muir Average and Current Wx
August 29th Conditions
Average Current
Temp 42.0° F 41.0° F
Rh 52% 75%
Wind 20 mph from S 43mph from N
Windchill 21.0° F -53.0° F