I always advise people to check out sunrise and sunset no matter what the conditions. The view can change in an instant. One minute you are socked in and the next minute you are witnessing one of the best sunsets we may have had in months. This is another reason it is so hard for us to tell you what the weather may be. Our weather changes on a dime. I always suggest to hikers to be prepared. Carry rain gear and an extra layer to put on when you get chilled. The one thing I have found over the last 11 years, you take what you get and be ready for it. I get emails all the time asking what kind of weather to expect a month from now. The answer is, " I don't know". I can usually tell you that we will be about 20º colder then the temperatures forecasted for the lower elevations. I hope this helps when planning for your next adventure in the outdoors. Just remember, make sure you are prepared.
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