Recreational Report
Issued by NWS Riverton, WY

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GRAND TETON NATIONAL PARK RECREATIONAL FORECAST
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE RIVERTON WY
319 AM MDT THU JUL 31 2014

.SYNOPSIS...
LINGERING MONSOONAL MOISTURE...COMBINED WITH WEAK
INSTABILITY...WILL DEVELOP AFTERNOON SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS
ACROSS WESTERN WYOMING TODAY. FREQUENT LIGHTNING...AND BRIEF HEAVY
RAIN WILL BE THE MAIN THREATS FOR TODAY. THUNDERSTORM ACTIVITY
WILL GENERALLY DIMINISH TONIGHT...HOWEVER...A FEW ISOLATED SHOWERS
WILL BE POSSIBLE THROUGH THE OVERNIGHT HOURS. ANOTHER ROUND OF
AFTERNOON AND EVENING THUNDERSTORMS WILL THEN BE POSSIBLE FOR
FRIDAY...AS THE CURRENT MOIST AND UNSTABLE PATTERN CONTINUES.


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LIGHTNING THREAT FORECAST:
TODAY:    HIGH
TONIGHT:  HIGH
TOMORROW: HIGH
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TODAY`S SKY FORECAST (HEIGHT ABOVE JACKSON AIRPORT)
NOTE: GRAND TETON SUMMIT IS 7300 FT ABOVE THE AIRPORT.
FEW=MOSTLY CLEAR/SCT=PARTLY CLOUDY/BKN=MOSTLY CLOUDY/OVC=OVERCAST
1200 AM TO 0900 AM: SCT AT 10000 FT.
0900 AM TO 1200 PM: SCT AT 25000 FT.
1200 PM TO 0300 PM: SCT AT 8000 FT.
0300 PM TO 0700 PM: SCT AT 8000 FT. BKN AT 12000 FT.
0700 PM TO 1100 PM: BKN AT 8000 FT.
1100 PM TO 1200 AM: BKN AT 10000 FT.
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FORECASTS FOR SELECT LOCATIONS:
                       THU|   THU|   FRI|   FRI|   SAT|
                          | NIGHT|      | NIGHT|      |
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MOOSE                   76|    45|    77|    46|    80| TEMP(F)
6460 FT              SE  4| NE  7| SE  4| NE  4| SE  3| WIND(MPH)
                       30%|   20%|   30%|   20%|   30%| PRECIP(%)
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JENNY LAKE              74|    46|    75|    47|    78| TEMP(F)
6800 FT               S  4| NE  4| SE  4| SE  4| SE  3| WIND(MPH)
                       30%|   20%|   30%|   20%|   30%| PRECIP(%)
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COLTER BAY              75|    50|    76|    50|    79| TEMP(F)
6800 FT               S  5|  N  4| SE  3| SE  5| SE  4| WIND(MPH)
                       30%|   20%|   30%|   20%|   30%| PRECIP(%)
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BERRY CREEK PC          67|    48|    68|    48|    70| TEMP(F)
7600 FT               W  4|  E  9| SE  4| SE  7| SW  4| WIND(MPH)
                       40%|   30%|   40%|   30%|   30%| PRECIP(%)
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DEATH CANYON PC         63|    47|    65|    47|    67| TEMP(F)
7800 FT              SE  4| NE  6| SE  4| SE  5|  S  4| WIND(MPH)
                       50%|   30%|   50%|   40%|   40%| PRECIP(%)
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LOWER SADDLE            50|    43|    53|    44|    52| TEMP(F)
11600 FT              S  5|  E  5| SE  4| SE  5|  S  4| WIND(MPH)
                       50%|   40%|   50%|   40%|   40%| PRECIP(%)
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GRAND TETON SUMMIT      42|    35|    45|    36|    44| TEMP(F)
13770 FT              S  5| NE  6| SE  4| SE  5| SW  4| WIND(MPH)
                       50%|   40%|   60%|   50%|   50%| PRECIP(%)
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THIS PRODUCT IS ISSUED AROUND 3 AM DAILY. FOR THE MOST UP-TO-DATE
INFORMATION CALL 1-800-211-1448 OR VISIT WWW.WEATHER.GOV/RIVERTON

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