Recreational Report
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RECREATION FORECAST FOR THE NATIONAL PARKS OF THE SOUTHERN SIERRA
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE SAN JOAQUIN VALLEY - HANFORD CA
700 PM PST WED JAN 18 2017

POINT TEMPERATURES AND PROABABILITES OF MEASURABLE PRECIPTITATION
ARE FOR TONIGHT...THURSDAY...THURSDAY NIGHT...AND FRIDAY.

THIS IS AN AUTOMATICALLY GENERATED PRODUCT THAT PROVIDES AVERAGE
VALUES FOR LARGE GEOGRAPHIC AREAS. FOR A SITE-SPECIFIC
FORECAST PLEASE VISIT WEATHER.GOV/HANFORD AND EITHER
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CAZ096-191200-
YOSEMITE NATIONAL PARK-
INCLUDING...YOSEMITE VALLEY /4000FT/ AND THE HIGH COUNTRY /8500FT/
700 PM PST WED JAN 18 2017

...WINTER STORM WARNING IN EFFECT UNTIL 2 PM PST THURSDAY...

.TONIGHT...SNOW. VERY WINDY. COLDER. SNOW ACCUMULATION UP TO
20 INCHES. LOWS 28 TO 33 IN YOSEMITE VALLEY...9 TO 19 IN THE HIGH
COUNTRY. GUSTS UP TO 95 MPH IN THE EVENING DECREASING TO 85 MPH
AFTER MIDNIGHT.
.THURSDAY...SNOW IN THE MORNING...THEN SNOW SHOWERS LIKELY IN THE
AFTERNOON. WINDY. SNOW ACCUMULATION UP TO 7 INCHES. HIGHS 36 TO
44 IN YOSEMITE VALLEY...24 TO 30 IN THE HIGH COUNTRY.
.THURSDAY NIGHT...SNOW SHOWERS LIKELY IN THE EVENING...THEN SNOW
AFTER MIDNIGHT. SNOW ACCUMULATION UP TO 1 INCH. LOWS 27 TO 33 IN
YOSEMITE VALLEY...8 TO 18 IN THE HIGH COUNTRY.
.FRIDAY...SNOW IN THE MORNING...THEN SNOW SHOWERS IN THE AFTERNOON.
BREEZY. SNOW ACCUMULATION UP TO 9 INCHES. HIGHS 35 TO 42 IN YOSEMITE
VALLEY...24 TO 30 IN THE HIGH COUNTRY.
.FRIDAY NIGHT...SNOW SHOWERS. BREEZY. SNOW ACCUMULATION UP TO
6 INCHES. LOWS 26 TO 31 IN YOSEMITE VALLEY...7 TO 17 IN THE HIGH
COUNTRY.
.SATURDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. SNOW SHOWERS LIKELY. HIGHS 37 TO 43 IN
YOSEMITE VALLEY...26 TO 32 IN THE HIGH COUNTRY.
.SATURDAY NIGHT...CLOUDY. SNOW SHOWERS LIKELY IN THE EVENING...THEN
SNOW LIKELY AFTER MIDNIGHT. LOWS 30 TO 35 IN YOSEMITE VALLEY...13 TO
23 IN THE HIGH COUNTRY.
.SUNDAY AND SUNDAY NIGHT...CLOUDY...WINDY. HEAVY SNOW. HIGHS 39 TO
46 IN YOSEMITE VALLEY...32 TO 38 IN THE HIGH COUNTRY. LOWS 27 TO
35 IN YOSEMITE VALLEY...11 TO 21 IN THE HIGH COUNTRY.
.MONDAY THROUGH TUESDAY...CLOUDY. SNOW SHOWERS LIKELY. SLIGHT CHANCE
OF SNOW SHOWERS. HIGHS 37 TO 45 IN YOSEMITE VALLEY...25 TO 33 IN THE
HIGH COUNTRY. LOWS 25 TO 33 IN YOSEMITE VALLEY...9 TO 19 IN THE HIGH
COUNTRY.
.TUESDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLOUDY. LOWS 27 TO 32 IN YOSEMITE VALLEY...
11 TO 21 IN THE HIGH COUNTRY.
.WEDNESDAY...MOSTLY SUNNY. BREEZY. HIGHS 38 TO 46 IN YOSEMITE
VALLEY...30 TO 38 IN THE HIGH COUNTRY.

&&
                          TEMPERATURE     /    PRECIPITATION
YOSEMITE VALLEY          32  41  31  40   /   100 100  80 100
TUOLUMNE MEADOWS          7  26   7  26   /   100 100  80 100
=

$$

CAZ096-191200-
KINGS CANYON NATIONAL PARK-
INCLUDING...CEDAR GROVE /4500FT/ AND GRANT GROVE /6500FT/
700 PM PST WED JAN 18 2017

...WINTER STORM WARNING IN EFFECT UNTIL 2 PM PST THURSDAY...

.TONIGHT...SNOW. VERY WINDY. COLDER. SNOW ACCUMULATION UP TO
19 INCHES. LOWS 28 TO 34 AT CEDAR GROVE...19 TO 24 AT GRANT GROVE.
.THURSDAY...SNOW IN THE MORNING...THEN MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH A CHANCE
OF SNOW SHOWERS IN THE AFTERNOON. WINDY. SNOW ACCUMULATION UP TO
7 INCHES. TOTAL SNOW ACCUMULATION UP TO 27 INCHES. HIGHS 39 TO 44 AT
CEDAR GROVE...31 TO 36 AT GRANT GROVE. GUSTS UP TO 50 MPH IN THE
MORNING.
.THURSDAY NIGHT...CHANCE OF SNOW SHOWERS IN THE EVENING...THEN SNOW
LIKELY AFTER MIDNIGHT. CHANCE OF SNOW 60 PERCENT. LITTLE OR NO SNOW
ACCUMULATION. LOWS 25 TO 33 AT CEDAR GROVE...15 TO 20 AT GRANT
GROVE.
.FRIDAY...SNOW IN THE MORNING...THEN HEAVY SNOW SHOWERS IN THE
AFTERNOON. BREEZY. SNOW ACCUMULATION UP TO 13 INCHES. HIGHS 38 TO
43 AT CEDAR GROVE...30 TO 35 AT GRANT GROVE.
.FRIDAY NIGHT...SNOW SHOWERS. BREEZY...COLDER. SNOW ACCUMULATION UP
TO 7 INCHES. LOWS 22 TO 30 AT CEDAR GROVE...11 TO 17 AT GRANT GROVE.
.SATURDAY AND SATURDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLOUDY. BREEZY. CHANCE OF SNOW
SHOWERS...THEN CHANCE OF SNOW AFTER MIDNIGHT. HIGHS 39 TO 44 AT
CEDAR GROVE...31 TO 36 AT GRANT GROVE. LOWS 23 TO 33 AT CEDAR
GROVE...12 TO 22 AT GRANT GROVE.
.SUNDAY AND SUNDAY NIGHT...CLOUDY...WINDY. HEAVY SNOW. HIGHS 41 TO
46 AT CEDAR GROVE...35 TO 40 AT GRANT GROVE. LOWS 25 TO 34 AT CEDAR
GROVE...15 TO 23 AT GRANT GROVE.
.MONDAY THROUGH TUESDAY...CLOUDY. SNOW SHOWERS LIKELY. HIGHS 39 TO
44 AT CEDAR GROVE...32 TO 38 AT GRANT GROVE. LOWS 25 TO 33 AT CEDAR
GROVE...15 TO 21 AT GRANT GROVE.
.TUESDAY NIGHT AND WEDNESDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. WINDY. LOWS 24 TO
31 AT CEDAR GROVE...16 TO 21 AT GRANT GROVE. HIGHS 39 TO 46 AT CEDAR
GROVE...33 TO 39 AT GRANT GROVE.

=

$$

CAZ097-191200-
SEQUOIA NATIONAL PARK-
INCLUDING...FOOTHILLS /2500FT/ GIANT FOREST AND LODGEPOLE /6500FT/
700 PM PST WED JAN 18 2017

...WINTER STORM WARNING IN EFFECT UNTIL 2 PM PST THURSDAY...

.TONIGHT...SNOW. VERY WINDY. COLDER. SNOW ACCUMULATION UP TO
16 INCHES. LOWS 35 TO 40 IN THE FOOTHILLS...22 TO 29 IN THE GIANT
FOREST AND LODGEPOLE AREA.
.THURSDAY...SNOW IN THE MORNING...THEN MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH A CHANCE
OF SNOW SHOWERS IN THE AFTERNOON. WINDY. SNOW ACCUMULATION UP TO
5 INCHES. TOTAL SNOW ACCUMULATION UP TO 21 INCHES. HIGHS 44 TO 52 IN
THE FOOTHILLS...31 TO 38 IN THE GIANT FOREST AND LODGEPOLE AREA.
GUSTS UP TO 50 MPH IN THE MORNING.
.THURSDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLOUDY. CHANCE OF SNOW SHOWERS IN THE
EVENING...THEN CHANCE OF SNOW AFTER MIDNIGHT. CHANCE OF SNOW
50 PERCENT. LOWS 35 TO 40 IN THE FOOTHILLS...19 TO 29 IN THE GIANT
FOREST AND LODGEPOLE AREA.
.FRIDAY...SNOW IN THE MORNING...THEN HEAVY SNOW SHOWERS IN THE
AFTERNOON. WINDY. SNOW ACCUMULATION UP TO 12 INCHES. HIGHS 42 TO
50 IN THE FOOTHILLS...30 TO 37 IN THE GIANT FOREST AND LODGEPOLE
AREA.
.FRIDAY NIGHT...SNOW SHOWERS. BREEZY. SNOW ACCUMULATION UP TO
7 INCHES. LOWS 32 TO 37 IN THE FOOTHILLS...16 TO 26 IN THE GIANT
FOREST AND LODGEPOLE AREA.
.SATURDAY AND SATURDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLOUDY. WINDY. CHANCE OF SNOW
SHOWERS...THEN CHANCE OF SNOW AFTER MIDNIGHT. HIGHS 44 TO 51 IN THE
FOOTHILLS...31 TO 38 IN THE GIANT FOREST AND LODGEPOLE AREA. LOWS
32 TO 42 IN THE FOOTHILLS...20 TO 30 IN THE GIANT FOREST AND
LODGEPOLE AREA.
.SUNDAY AND SUNDAY NIGHT...CLOUDY...WINDY. HEAVY SNOW. HIGHS 47 TO
53 IN THE FOOTHILLS...36 TO 42 IN THE GIANT FOREST AND LODGEPOLE
AREA. LOWS 35 TO 42 IN THE FOOTHILLS...21 TO 31 IN THE GIANT FOREST
AND LODGEPOLE AREA.
.MONDAY THROUGH TUESDAY...CLOUDY. SNOW SHOWERS LIKELY. SLIGHT CHANCE
OF SNOW SHOWERS. HIGHS 42 TO 51 IN THE FOOTHILLS...31 TO 40 IN THE
GIANT FOREST AND LODGEPOLE AREA. LOWS 33 TO 40 IN THE FOOTHILLS...
19 TO 29 IN THE GIANT FOREST AND LODGEPOLE AREA.
.TUESDAY NIGHT AND WEDNESDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. BREEZY. LOWS 33 TO
38 IN THE FOOTHILLS...21 TO 31 IN THE GIANT FOREST AND LODGEPOLE
AREA. HIGHS 45 TO 52 IN THE FOOTHILLS...33 TO 43 IN THE GIANT FOREST
AND LODGEPOLE AREA.

&&
                          TEMPERATURE     /    PRECIPITATION
ASH MTN ENTRY            40  53  43  52   /   100  90  40 100
LODGEPOLE                22  33  18  32   /   100 100  50 100
=

$$


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