Recreational Report
Issued by NWS Riverton, WY

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GRAND TETON NATIONAL PARK RECREATIONAL FORECAST
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE RIVERTON WY
304 AM MDT FRI AUG 22 2014

.SYNOPSIS...
PATCHY DENSE FOG...FOR LOW LYING AREAS WEST OF THE DIVIDE THIS
MORNING. SHOWERS AND ISOLATED THUNDERSTORMS...WILL ALSO AFFECT THESE
AREAS THIS MORNING...WITH SOME SHOWERS CROSSING INTO PORTIONS OF THE
WIND RIVER BASIN AND CODY FOOTHILLS. EXPECT THIS ACTIVITY TO
CONTINUE TO SPREAD ACROSS THE FORECAST AREA TODAY. LOCALLY HEAVY
RAIN WILL BE THE MAIN THREAT...ALTHOUGH A COMBINATION OF GUSTY
WIND...WILL BE POSSIBLE WITH STRONG STORMS ACROSS NORTHWEST
PORTIONS. SHOWER ACTIVITY WILL BECOME ISOLATED DURING THE OVERNIGHT
HOURS.

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LIGHTNING THREAT FORECAST:
TODAY:    LOW
TONIGHT:  HIGH
TOMORROW: LOW
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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
0300 AM TO 0530 AM: FEW AT 500 FT. BKN AT 3000 FT.
0530 AM TO 1000 AM: SCT AT 1000 FT. BKN AT 2500 FT.
1000 AM TO 0100 PM: SCT AT 6000 FT. BKN AT 8000 FT.
0100 PM TO 0400 PM: SCT AT 4000 FT. BKN AT 6000 FT.
0400 PM TO 0900 PM: BKN AT 3500 FT.
0900 PM TO 1200 AM: BKN AT 4000 FT.
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FORECASTS FOR SELECT LOCATIONS:
                       FRI|   FRI|   SAT|   SAT|   SUN|
                          | NIGHT|      | NIGHT|      |
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MOOSE                   68|    38|    59|    37|    62| TEMP(F)
6460 FT               S  6|  S  6| SW  8|  W  6| SW  8| WIND(MPH)
                       70%|   50%|   50%|   30%|   30%| PRECIP(%)
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JENNY LAKE              63|    40|    57|    39|    60| TEMP(F)
6800 FT               S  9|  S  7| SW  8|  W 10|  W  8| WIND(MPH)
                       70%|   60%|   60%|   40%|   30%| PRECIP(%)
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COLTER BAY              64|    42|    57|    43|    58| TEMP(F)
6800 FT              SE  6| SE  4| SW  6|  W  6|  W  7| WIND(MPH)
                       70%|   50%|   60%|   40%|   30%| PRECIP(%)
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BERRY CREEK PC          56|    37|    48|    37|    50| TEMP(F)
7600 FT              SW 10| SW 12|  W 12|  W 12|  W 11| WIND(MPH)
                       70%|   60%|   70%|   60%|   40%| PRECIP(%)
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DEATH CANYON PC         55|    37|    47|    38|    49| TEMP(F)
7800 FT              SW 12| SW 11|  W 12|  W 15|  W 12| WIND(MPH)
                       80%|   70%|   70%|   50%|   40%| PRECIP(%)
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LOWER SADDLE            47|    30|    32|    32|    34| TEMP(F)
11600 FT             SW 14| SW 12|  W 13|  W 16|  W 13| WIND(MPH)
                       80%|   80%|   80%|   60%|   50%| PRECIP(%)
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GRAND TETON SUMMIT      39|    22|    24|    24|    26| TEMP(F)
13770 FT             SW 14| SW 12|  W 13|  W 16|  W 13| WIND(MPH)
                       80%|   80%|   90%|   70%|   60%| 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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