Mount Rainier Recreational Forecast
National Weather Service Seattle WA
410 AM PDT Mon Jul 22 2019
.SYNOPSIS...Dry weather will continue into Monday with
temperatures slightly above normal. A cold front and upper level
trough will bring showers and a chance of thunderstorms in the
Cascades on Tuesday. Strong onshore flow will prevail on Wednesday
then weaken on Thursday. Mild weather will continue into the
.IMPACTS...Strong winds near the summit will make it difficult to
move safely and could produce local whiteout conditions. A high
level of skill and experience in alpine terrain, including use of
GPS, is recommended for navigation and camping in these
.MONDAY...Sunny. Freezing level near 13500 feet.
.MONDAY NIGHT...Mostly clear. Freezing level near 13500 feet.
.TUESDAY...Sunny in the morning, then partly sunny with a slight
chance of thunderstorms and showers in the afternoon. Snow level
near 10500 feet.
.TUESDAY NIGHT...Windy. Mostly cloudy. A slight chance of
thunderstorms and showers in the evening, then a slight chance of
showers after midnight. Snow level near 8500 feet.
.WEDNESDAY...Breezy. Mostly cloudy in the morning then becoming
mostly sunny. Freezing level near 12000 feet.
Temperature and wind forecasts for selected locations.
Mon Mon Tue Tue Wed
Summit (14411 FT) 22 23 21 17 24
S 30 SW 40 S 35 W 40 W 35
Camp Muir(10188 FT) 44 46 42 32 36
S 15 SW 25 S 20 W 30 NW 15
Paradise (5420 FT) 66 47 62 39 57
W 5 NW 10 W 5 NW 25 W 5
Longmire (2760 FT) 78 51 74 47 70
W 10 SW 5 W 10 W 10 W 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.
.WEDNESDAY NIGHT...Mostly clear. Freezing level near 13500 feet.
.THURSDAY...Sunny. Freezing level near 13500 feet.
.THURSDAY NIGHT...Clear. Freezing level near 14000 feet.
.FRIDAY...Sunny. Freezing level near 14000 feet.
.FRIDAY NIGHT...Mostly clear. Freezing level near 14000 feet.
.SATURDAY...Mostly sunny. Freezing level near 13500 feet.
.SATURDAY NIGHT...Mostly clear. Freezing level near 13500 feet.
.SUNDAY...Sunny. Freezing level near 13500 feet.