Recreational Report
Issued by NWS Riverton, WY

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GRAND TETON NATIONAL PARK RECREATIONAL FORECAST
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE RIVERTON WY
510 AM MDT FRI AUG 28 2015

.SYNOPSIS...
HIGH PRESSURE BEGINS TO REBUILD ACROSS THE REGION TODAY...BRINGING
WARMER TEMPERATURES AND MAINLY DRY CONDITIONS. SMOKE ALSO RETURNED
ACROSS PORTIONS EAST OF THE DIVIDE LAST NIGHT...AND WILL LINGER
TODAY. ISOLATED THUNDERSTORMS COULD BE POSSIBLE THIS AFTERNOON OVER
THE MOUNTAINS. DRY...WARM...AND BREEZY CONDITIONS ARE THEN EXPECTED
FOR THIS WEEKEND...WHICH COULD BRING MORE ELEVATED FIRE DANGER
ACROSS THE AREA. SEE THE POSTED FIRE WEATHER WATCHES FOR MORE
DETAILS.

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LIGHTNING THREAT FORECAST:
TODAY:    LOW
TONIGHT:  LOW
TOMORROW: MODERATE
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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 0200 PM: FEW AT 11000 FT.
0200 PM TO 1000 PM: SCT AT 10000 FT.
1000 PM TO 1200 AM: FEW AT 12000 FT. BKN AT 20000 FT.
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FORECASTS FOR SELECT LOCATIONS:
                       FRI|   FRI|   SAT|   SAT|   SUN|
                          | NIGHT|      | NIGHT|      |
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MOOSE                   78|    48|    79|    49|    71| TEMP(F)
6460 FT               S  4| SE  4|  S 12| SW  8| SW  7| WIND(MPH)
                       10%|    0%|   20%|   20%|   30%| PRECIP(%)
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JENNY LAKE              79|    47|    78|    49|    70| TEMP(F)
6800 FT              SW  5| SW  7|  S 17| SW 12| SW 10| WIND(MPH)
                       10%|    0%|   20%|   20%|   30%| PRECIP(%)
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COLTER BAY              76|    48|    75|    50|    69| TEMP(F)
6800 FT               S  4| SE  4| SE 12| SW  8| SW  7| WIND(MPH)
                       10%|    0%|   20%|   20%|   30%| PRECIP(%)
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BERRY CREEK PC          73|    50|    73|    50|    65| TEMP(F)
7600 FT              SW  7|  S 11|  S 19| SW 15| SW 13| WIND(MPH)
                       10%|    0%|   30%|   30%|   30%| PRECIP(%)
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DEATH CANYON PC         69|    47|    72|    49|    63| TEMP(F)
7800 FT              SW  8| SW  9|  S 19| SW 16| SW 13| WIND(MPH)
                       10%|    0%|   20%|   20%|   30%| PRECIP(%)
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LOWER SADDLE            58|    45|    61|    46|    51| TEMP(F)
11600 FT              W 11| SW 13|  S 23| SW 19| SW 15| WIND(MPH)
                       10%|    0%|   30%|   30%|   40%| PRECIP(%)
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GRAND TETON SUMMIT      50|    37|    53|    38|    43| TEMP(F)
13770 FT              W 10| SW 12|  S 22| SW 19| SW 15| WIND(MPH)
                       10%|    0%|   30%|   40%|   40%| 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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