Recreational Report
Issued by NWS Riverton, WY

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GRAND TETON NATIONAL PARK RECREATIONAL FORECAST
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE RIVERTON WY
508 AM MDT WED AUG 31 2016

.SYNOPSIS...
HIGH PRESSURE...WILL REMAIN IN CONTROL OVER THE COWBOY STATE
TODAY...KEEPING TEMPERATURES WARM AND HUMIDITY VERY LOW. THE FIRE
DANGER WILL BE ELEVATED AS A RESULT. ISOLATED THUNDERSTORMS...WILL
ALSO BE POSSIBLE ACROSS THE WEST LATE THIS AFTERNOON AND EVENING.
EXPECT SIMILAR CONDITIONS THURSDAY...WITH ISOLATED THUNDERSTORMS
POSSIBLE ACROSS ALL BUT EASTERN PORTIONS.

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LIGHTNING THREAT FORECAST:
TODAY:    LOW
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 0200 PM: FEW AT 12000 FT. BKN AT 20000 FT.
0200 PM TO 0800 PM: SCT AT 11000 FT. BKN AT 20000 FT.
0800 PM TO 1200 AM: BKN AT 12000 FT.
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FORECASTS FOR SELECT LOCATIONS:
                       WED|   WED|   THU|   THU|   FRI|
                          | NIGHT|      | NIGHT|      |
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MOOSE                   85|    45|    79|    44|    76| TEMP(F)
6460 FT               S  7|  S  4|  S  8| SE  6|  S 14| WIND(MPH)
                       10%|   20%|   20%|   10%|   10%| PRECIP(%)
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JENNY LAKE              79|    48|    74|    47|    71| TEMP(F)
6800 FT               S  9| SW  6|  S  9| SW  8|  S 16| WIND(MPH)
                       10%|   20%|   20%|   10%|   10%| PRECIP(%)
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COLTER BAY              80|    47|    75|    46|    72| TEMP(F)
6800 FT               S  6| SE  4| SE  7| SE  6|  S 15| WIND(MPH)
                       10%|   20%|   30%|   20%|   10%| PRECIP(%)
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BERRY CREEK PC          75|    51|    70|    50|    67| TEMP(F)
7600 FT               S  7|  S  8|  S 10|  S 10| SW 18| WIND(MPH)
                       20%|   20%|   40%|   30%|   10%| PRECIP(%)
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DEATH CANYON PC         69|    47|    64|    45|    61| TEMP(F)
7800 FT               S 10| SW  7|  S 10| SW 10| SW 18| WIND(MPH)
                       10%|   20%|   40%|   30%|   10%| PRECIP(%)
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LOWER SADDLE            57|    44|    52|    42|    48| TEMP(F)
11600 FT              S 12| SW 10| SW 13| SW 16| SW 24| WIND(MPH)
                       20%|   30%|   50%|   40%|   20%| PRECIP(%)
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GRAND TETON SUMMIT      49|    36|    44|    34|    40| TEMP(F)
13770 FT              S 11| SW 10| SW 13| SW 16| SW 24| WIND(MPH)
                       20%|   30%|   50%|   40%|   30%| 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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