Recreational Report
Issued by NWS San Joaquin Valley, CA

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RECREATION FORECAST FOR THE NATIONAL PARKS OF THE SOUTHERN SIERRA
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE SAN JOAQUIN VALLEY - HANFORD CA
702 PM PDT THU MAY 5 2016

POINT TEMPERATURES AND PROBABILITIES OF MEASURABLE PRECIPITATION
ARE FOR TONIGHT...FRIDAY...FRIDAY NIGHT...AND SATURDAY.

THIS AN AUTOMATICALLY GENERATED PRODUCT THAT PROVIDES AVERAGE
VALUES FOR LARGE GEOGRAPHIC AREAS. FOR A MORE SITE-SPECIFIC
FORECAST...PLEASE VISIT WEATHER.GOV/HANFORD AND EITHER
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ON THE RESULTING PAGE.

CAZ096-061100-
YOSEMITE NATIONAL PARK-
INCLUDING...YOSEMITE VALLEY /4000 FT/ AND THE HIGH COUNTRY /8500 FT/
702 PM PDT THU MAY 5 2016

.TONIGHT...SNOW SHOWERS LIKELY AND CHANCE OF THUNDERSTORMS. SHOWERS
LIKELY. CHANCE OF PRECIPITATION 70 PERCENT. COLDER. SNOW
ACCUMULATION UP TO 6 INCHES. SNOW LEVEL ABOVE 8000 FEET. LOWS 39 TO
47 IN YOSEMITE VALLEY...23 TO 31 IN THE HIGH COUNTRY.
.FRIDAY...SNOW SHOWERS...SHOWERS AND CHANCE OF THUNDERSTORMS. SNOW
ACCUMULATION UP TO 6 INCHES. SNOW LEVEL 7500 FEET. HIGHS 50 TO 60 IN
YOSEMITE VALLEY...38 TO 47 IN THE HIGH COUNTRY.
.FRIDAY NIGHT...SNOW SHOWERS...SHOWERS LIKELY AND CHANCE OF
THUNDERSTORMS IN THE EVENING...THEN CHANCE OF SHOWERS AFTER
MIDNIGHT. CHANCE OF PRECIPITATION 70 PERCENT. SNOW ACCUMULATION UP
TO 1 INCH. SNOW LEVEL ABOVE 8000 FEET. LOWS 37 TO 46 IN YOSEMITE
VALLEY...23 TO 31 IN THE HIGH COUNTRY.
.SATURDAY...CHANCE OF SHOWERS. CHANCE OF SNOW SHOWERS IN THE
MORNING...THEN SNOW SHOWERS LIKELY AND SLIGHT CHANCE OF
THUNDERSTORMS IN THE AFTERNOON. CHANCE OF PRECIPITATION 60 PERCENT.
SNOW ACCUMULATION UP TO 4 INCHES. SNOW LEVEL ABOVE 8000 FEET. HIGHS
54 TO 64 IN YOSEMITE VALLEY...41 TO 50 IN THE HIGH COUNTRY.
.SATURDAY NIGHT...SLIGHT CHANCE OF THUNDERSTORMS IN THE EVENING.
SHOWERS LIKELY. CHANCE OF PRECIPITATION 70 PERCENT. SNOW
ACCUMULATION UP TO 2 INCHES. SNOW LEVEL ABOVE 8000 FEET. LOWS 40 TO
48 IN YOSEMITE VALLEY...26 TO 33 IN THE HIGH COUNTRY.
.SUNDAY AND SUNDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLOUDY. CHANCE OF SNOW SHOWERS.
CHANCE OF SHOWERS. SLIGHT CHANCE OF THUNDERSTORMS IN THE AFTERNOON.
HIGHS 58 TO 68 IN YOSEMITE VALLEY...47 TO 55 IN THE HIGH COUNTRY.
LOWS 40 TO 48 IN YOSEMITE VALLEY...26 TO 35 IN THE HIGH COUNTRY.
.MONDAY...MOSTLY SUNNY. NOT AS COOL. HIGHS 64 TO 74 IN YOSEMITE
VALLEY...51 TO 61 IN THE HIGH COUNTRY.
.MONDAY NIGHT THROUGH THURSDAY...MOSTLY CLEAR. SLIGHT CHANCE OF
SHOWERS. LOWS 42 TO 52 IN YOSEMITE VALLEY...28 TO 38 IN THE HIGH
COUNTRY. HIGHS 66 TO 76 IN YOSEMITE VALLEY...52 TO 62 IN THE HIGH
COUNTRY.

&&
                          TEMPERATURE     /    PRECIPITATION
YOSEMITE VLY             43  60  42  63   /    60  70  50  50
TUOLUMNE MEADOWS         25  43  26  46   /    70  80  60  60
=

$$

CAZ096-061100-
KINGS CANYON NATIONAL PARK-
INCLUDING...CEDAR GROVE /4500 FT/ AND GRANT GROVE /6500 FT/
702 PM PDT THU MAY 5 2016

.TONIGHT...SNOW SHOWERS LIKELY...CHANCE OF THUNDERSTORMS AND SHOWERS
LIKELY. CHANCE OF PRECIPITATION 60 PERCENT. COLDER. SNOW
ACCUMULATION UP TO 5 INCHES. SNOW LEVEL ABOVE 8000 FEET. LOWS 37 TO
45 AT CEDAR GROVE...26 TO 31 AT GRANT GROVE.
.FRIDAY...SNOW SHOWERS LIKELY AND CHANCE OF THUNDERSTORMS. SHOWERS
LIKELY IN THE AFTERNOON. CHANCE OF PRECIPITATION 70 PERCENT. SNOW
ACCUMULATION UP TO 6 INCHES. TOTAL SNOW ACCUMULATION UP TO
13 INCHES. SNOW LEVEL 7500 FEET. HIGHS 55 TO 60 AT CEDAR GROVE...
38 TO 43 AT GRANT GROVE.
.FRIDAY NIGHT...CHANCE OF THUNDERSTORMS AND SHOWERS IN THE EVENING.
MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH A CHANCE OF SNOW SHOWERS. CHANCE OF PRECIPITATION
50 PERCENT. SNOW LEVEL ABOVE 8000 FEET. LOWS 35 TO 43 AT CEDAR
GROVE...24 TO 29 AT GRANT GROVE.
.SATURDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH A CHANCE OF SNOW SHOWERS. CHANCE OF
SHOWERS AND SLIGHT CHANCE OF THUNDERSTORMS IN THE AFTERNOON. CHANCE
OF PRECIPITATION 40 PERCENT. SNOW LEVEL ABOVE 8000 FEET. HIGHS 59 TO
64 AT CEDAR GROVE...42 TO 47 AT GRANT GROVE.
.SATURDAY NIGHT...SLIGHT CHANCE OF THUNDERSTORMS IN THE EVENING.
MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH A CHANCE OF SNOW SHOWERS. CHANCE OF PRECIPITATION
50 PERCENT. SNOW LEVEL ABOVE 8000 FEET. LOWS 38 TO 47 AT CEDAR
GROVE...27 TO 32 AT GRANT GROVE.
.SUNDAY AND SUNDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLOUDY. CHANCE OF SHOWERS. SLIGHT
CHANCE OF THUNDERSTORMS IN THE AFTERNOON. HIGHS 62 TO 67 AT CEDAR
GROVE...46 TO 51 AT GRANT GROVE. LOWS 39 TO 49 AT CEDAR GROVE...
27 TO 33 AT GRANT GROVE.
.MONDAY...MOSTLY SUNNY. NOT AS COOL. HIGHS 70 TO 75 AT CEDAR GROVE...
53 TO 58 AT GRANT GROVE.
.MONDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS 41 TO 51 AT CEDAR GROVE...30 TO
35 AT GRANT GROVE.
.TUESDAY AND TUESDAY NIGHT...PARTLY CLOUDY. SLIGHT CHANCE OF
SHOWERS. HIGHS 74 TO 80 AT CEDAR GROVE...55 TO 60 AT GRANT GROVE.
LOWS 42 TO 52 AT CEDAR GROVE...30 TO 36 AT GRANT GROVE.
.WEDNESDAY...SUNNY. HIGHS 75 TO 82 AT CEDAR GROVE...56 TO 61 AT
GRANT GROVE.
.WEDNESDAY NIGHT AND THURSDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS 43 TO 53 AT
CEDAR GROVE...31 TO 36 AT GRANT GROVE. HIGHS 75 TO 82 AT CEDAR
GROVE...56 TO 61 AT GRANT GROVE.

=

$$

CAZ097-061100-
SEQUOIA NATIONAL PARK-
INCLUDING...FOOTHILLS /2500 FT/ GIANT FOREST AND LODGEPOLE /6500 FT/
702 PM PDT THU MAY 5 2016

.TONIGHT...CHANCE OF THUNDERSTORMS AND SHOWERS LIKELY. SNOW SHOWERS
LIKELY IN THE EVENING...THEN CHANCE OF SNOW SHOWERS AFTER MIDNIGHT.
CHANCE OF PRECIPITATION 60 PERCENT. COLDER. SNOW ACCUMULATION UP TO
3 INCHES. SNOW LEVEL ABOVE 8000 FEET. LOWS 44 TO 50 IN THE
FOOTHILLS...30 TO 38 IN THE GIANT FOREST AND LODGEPOLE AREA.
.FRIDAY...SNOW SHOWERS LIKELY AND CHANCE OF THUNDERSTORMS. SHOWERS
LIKELY. CHANCE OF PRECIPITATION 70 PERCENT. SNOW ACCUMULATION UP TO
5 INCHES. TOTAL SNOW ACCUMULATION UP TO 9 INCHES. SNOW LEVEL
7500 FEET. HIGHS 57 TO 66 IN THE FOOTHILLS...40 TO 48 IN THE GIANT
FOREST AND LODGEPOLE AREA.
.FRIDAY NIGHT...CHANCE OF THUNDERSTORMS IN THE EVENING. MOSTLY
CLOUDY WITH A CHANCE OF SNOW SHOWERS. CHANCE OF PRECIPITATION
50 PERCENT. SNOW LEVEL ABOVE 8000 FEET. LOWS 43 TO 49 IN THE
FOOTHILLS...29 TO 38 IN THE GIANT FOREST AND LODGEPOLE AREA.
.SATURDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY IN THE MORNING THEN BECOMING MOSTLY
CLOUDY. CHANCE OF SNOW SHOWERS. SLIGHT CHANCE OF THUNDERSTORMS IN
THE AFTERNOON. CHANCE OF PRECIPITATION 40 PERCENT. SNOW LEVEL
7500 FEET. HIGHS 62 TO 71 IN THE FOOTHILLS...45 TO 53 IN THE GIANT
FOREST AND LODGEPOLE AREA.
.SATURDAY NIGHT...SLIGHT CHANCE OF THUNDERSTORMS IN THE EVENING.
MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH A CHANCE OF SHOWERS. CHANCE OF PRECIPITATION
50 PERCENT. SNOW LEVEL ABOVE 8000 FEET. LOWS 45 TO 52 IN THE
FOOTHILLS...31 TO 41 IN THE GIANT FOREST AND LODGEPOLE AREA.
.SUNDAY AND SUNDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLOUDY. CHANCE OF SHOWERS. SLIGHT
CHANCE OF THUNDERSTORMS IN THE AFTERNOON. HIGHS 64 TO 73 IN THE
FOOTHILLS...49 TO 57 IN THE GIANT FOREST AND LODGEPOLE AREA. LOWS
45 TO 54 IN THE FOOTHILLS...32 TO 42 IN THE GIANT FOREST AND
LODGEPOLE AREA.
.MONDAY...MOSTLY SUNNY. NOT AS COOL. HIGHS 73 TO 81 IN THE
FOOTHILLS...58 TO 66 IN THE GIANT FOREST AND LODGEPOLE AREA.
.MONDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS 48 TO 57 IN THE FOOTHILLS...36 TO
46 IN THE GIANT FOREST AND LODGEPOLE AREA.
.TUESDAY AND TUESDAY NIGHT...PARTLY CLOUDY. SLIGHT CHANCE OF
SHOWERS. HIGHS 77 TO 85 IN THE FOOTHILLS...61 TO 70 IN THE GIANT
FOREST AND LODGEPOLE AREA. LOWS 48 TO 58 IN THE FOOTHILLS...36 TO
46 IN THE GIANT FOREST AND LODGEPOLE AREA.
.WEDNESDAY THROUGH THURSDAY...MOSTLY CLEAR. HIGHS 79 TO 87 IN THE
FOOTHILLS...62 TO 71 IN THE GIANT FOREST AND LODGEPOLE AREA. LOWS
49 TO 59 IN THE FOOTHILLS...37 TO 47 IN THE GIANT FOREST AND
LODGEPOLE AREA.

&&
                          TEMPERATURE     /    PRECIPITATION
ASH MTN ENTRY            50  68  49  72   /    60  60  40  30
LODGEPOLE                30  41  29  45   /    60  70  50  40
=

$$


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