Recreational Report
Issued by NWS Riverton, WY

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GRAND TETON NATIONAL PARK RECREATIONAL FORECAST
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE RIVERTON WY
358 AM MDT SUN AUG 31 2014

.SYNOPSIS...
COOLER AND UNSETTLED WEATHER WILL CONTINUE TODAY...AND INTO LABOR
DAY AS ANOTHER WEAK COLD FRONT TRANSITS THROUGH THE COWBOY STATE.
SCATTERED SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS WILL ROAM ACROSS THE REGION
TODAY ALONG WITH COOLER TEMPERATURES AND BREEZY WINDS. THERE IS
EVEN A CHANCE OF SOME SNOW SHOWERS IN THE HIGHER ELEVATIONS THIS
MORNING. THESE CONDITIONS WILL CONTINUE INTO MONDAY BEFORE HIGH
PRESSURE STARTS TO TAKE OVER THE WEATHER PATTERN ON TUESDAY.

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LIGHTNING THREAT FORECAST:
TODAY:    HIGH
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
1200 AM TO 0500 AM: SCT AT 7000 FT. BKN AT 10000 FT.
0500 AM TO 1200 PM: SCT AT 2000 FT. OVC AT 5000 FT.
1200 PM TO 0700 PM: SCT AT 3000 FT. BKN AT 6000 FT.
0700 PM TO 1200 AM: BKN AT 6000 FT.
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FORECASTS FOR SELECT LOCATIONS:
                       SUN|   SUN|   MON|   MON|   TUE|
                          | NIGHT|      | NIGHT|      |
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MOOSE                   59|    34|    64|    34|    70| TEMP(F)
6460 FT              SW  8| SW  6| SW  9|  W  8| SW 12| WIND(MPH)
                       40%|   30%|   10%|    0%|    0%| PRECIP(%)
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JENNY LAKE              56|    35|    61|    36|    68| TEMP(F)
6800 FT              SW  9|  W 11|  W 10|  W 14| SW 17| WIND(MPH)
                       40%|   30%|   10%|   10%|    0%| PRECIP(%)
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COLTER BAY              56|    38|    62|    38|    68| TEMP(F)
6800 FT               S  7| NW  5| NW  7|  W  6| SW 10| WIND(MPH)
                       50%|   30%|   10%|    0%|    0%| PRECIP(%)
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BERRY CREEK PC          48|    35|    54|    38|    60| TEMP(F)
7600 FT              SW  9|  W 13|  W 12|  W 18| SW 21| WIND(MPH)
                       60%|   40%|   20%|   10%|    0%| PRECIP(%)
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DEATH CANYON PC         48|    34|    54|    35|    60| TEMP(F)
7800 FT              SW 12|  W 17|  W 14|  W 18| SW 21| WIND(MPH)
                       60%|   40%|   20%|   10%|    0%| PRECIP(%)
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LOWER SADDLE            35|    29|    42|    31|    46| TEMP(F)
11600 FT              W 16|  W 18|  W 16|  W 21| SW 24| WIND(MPH)
                       60%|   50%|   20%|   10%|    0%| PRECIP(%)
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GRAND TETON SUMMIT      27|    21|    34|    23|    38| TEMP(F)
13770 FT              W 16|  W 19|  W 16|  W 21| SW 25| WIND(MPH)
                       70%|   40%|   20%|   10%|    0%| 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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