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
201 PM PDT FRI MAY 22 2015

POINT TEMPERATURES AND PROBABILITIES OF MEASURABLE PRECIPITATION
ARE FOR TODAY...TONIGHT...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
(1) SELECT A LOCATION FROM THE DROP DOWN MENU ABOVE THE MAP OR...
(2) CLICK A LOCATION ON THE MAP.
YOU CAN REFINE YOUR SELECTION BY CLICKING ON THE MAP DISPLAYED
ON THE RESULTING PAGE.

CAZ096-222300-
YOSEMITE NATIONAL PARK-
INCLUDING...YOSEMITE VALLEY /4000 FT/ AND THE HIGH COUNTRY /8500 FT/
201 PM PDT FRI MAY 22 2015

.TODAY...SNOW SHOWERS WITH SHOWERS LIKELY IN THE MORNING...THEN
SHOWERS...SNOW SHOWERS AND SLIGHT CHANCE OF THUNDERSTORMS IN THE
AFTERNOON. CHANCE OF PRECIPITATION 80 PERCENT. SNOW ACCUMULATION UP
TO 2 INCHES. TOTAL SNOW ACCUMULATION UP TO 4 INCHES. SNOW LEVEL
ABOVE 8000 FEET. HIGHS 53 TO 63 IN YOSEMITE VALLEY...38 TO 48 IN THE
HIGH COUNTRY.
.TONIGHT...SNOW SHOWERS LIKELY WITH POSSIBLE SHOWERS AND
THUNDERSTORMS IN THE EVENING...THEN CHANCE OF SHOWERS AFTER
MIDNIGHT. CHANCE OF PRECIPITATION 60 PERCENT. LITTLE OR NO SNOW
ACCUMULATION. SNOW LEVEL ABOVE 8000 FEET. LOWS 41 TO 47 IN YOSEMITE
VALLEY...24 TO 34 IN THE HIGH COUNTRY.
.SATURDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH A SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS IN THE
MORNING...THEN MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH A CHANCE OF SHOWERS...SNOW SHOWERS
AND SLIGHT CHANCE OF THUNDERSTORMS IN THE AFTERNOON. CHANCE OF
PRECIPITATION 30 PERCENT. SNOW LEVEL ABOVE 8000 FEET. HIGHS 58 TO
68 IN YOSEMITE VALLEY...41 TO 51 IN THE HIGH COUNTRY.
.SATURDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLOUDY. CHANCE OF SNOW SHOWERS...SLIGHT
CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS IN THE EVENING...THEN SLIGHT
CHANCE OF SHOWERS AFTER MIDNIGHT. CHANCE OF PRECIPITATION
30 PERCENT. SNOW LEVEL ABOVE 8000 FEET. LOWS 41 TO 49 IN YOSEMITE
VALLEY...26 TO 36 IN THE HIGH COUNTRY.
.SUNDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS IN THE MORNING...
THEN CHANCE OF SNOW SHOWERS...SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND
THUNDERSTORMS IN THE AFTERNOON. NOT AS COOL. CHANCE OF PRECIPITATION
30 PERCENT. SNOW LEVEL ABOVE 8000 FEET. HIGHS 65 TO 75 IN YOSEMITE
VALLEY...48 TO 58 IN THE HIGH COUNTRY.
.SUNDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLOUDY IN THE EVENING THEN BECOMING PARTLY
CLOUDY. SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS. LOWS 44 TO 51 IN
YOSEMITE VALLEY...28 TO 38 IN THE HIGH COUNTRY.
.MEMORIAL DAY THROUGH THURSDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. SLIGHT CHANCE OF
SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS. SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND
THUNDERSTORMS. SLIGHT CHANCE OF THUNDERSTORMS IN THE AFTERNOON.
HIGHS 69 TO 79 IN YOSEMITE VALLEY...51 TO 61 IN THE HIGH COUNTRY.
LOWS 42 TO 51 IN YOSEMITE VALLEY...28 TO 38 IN THE HIGH COUNTRY.

&&
                        TEMPERATURE   /   PRECIPITATION
YOSEMITE VLY             61  44  67   /    70  50  30
TUOLUMNE MEADOWS         46  28  48   /    80  60  30
=

$$

CAZ096-222300-
KINGS CANYON NATIONAL PARK-
INCLUDING...CEDAR GROVE /4500 FT/ AND GRANT GROVE /6500 FT/
201 PM PDT FRI MAY 22 2015

.TODAY...SNOW SHOWERS IN THE MORNING...THEN SNOW SHOWERS...SHOWERS
AND SLIGHT CHANCE OF THUNDERSTORMS IN THE AFTERNOON. SNOW
ACCUMULATION UP TO 2 INCHES. TOTAL SNOW ACCUMULATION UP TO 3 INCHES.
SNOW LEVEL ABOVE 8000 FEET. HIGHS 57 TO 67 AT CEDAR GROVE...42 TO
52 AT GRANT GROVE.
.TONIGHT...SNOW SHOWERS LIKELY WITH POSSIBLE SHOWERS AND
THUNDERSTORMS IN THE EVENING...THEN CHANCE OF SNOW SHOWERS AFTER
MIDNIGHT. CHANCE OF PRECIPITATION 70 PERCENT. LITTLE OR NO SNOW
ACCUMULATION. SNOW LEVEL ABOVE 8000 FEET. LOWS 41 TO 51 AT CEDAR
GROVE...29 TO 35 AT GRANT GROVE.
.SATURDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH A CHANCE OF SNOW SHOWERS IN THE
MORNING...THEN MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH A CHANCE OF SHOWERS...SNOW SHOWERS
AND SLIGHT CHANCE OF THUNDERSTORMS IN THE AFTERNOON. CHANCE OF
PRECIPITATION 50 PERCENT. SNOW LEVEL ABOVE 8000 FEET. HIGHS 61 TO
71 AT CEDAR GROVE...46 TO 56 AT GRANT GROVE.
.SATURDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLOUDY. CHANCE OF SHOWERS...SNOW SHOWERS
AND SLIGHT CHANCE OF THUNDERSTORMS IN THE EVENING...THEN CHANCE OF
SNOW SHOWERS AND SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS AFTER MIDNIGHT. CHANCE OF
PRECIPITATION 40 PERCENT. SNOW LEVEL ABOVE 8000 FEET. LOWS 41 TO
51 AT CEDAR GROVE...30 TO 36 AT GRANT GROVE.
.SUNDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. CHANCE OF SNOW SHOWERS AND SLIGHT CHANCE OF
SHOWERS IN THE MORNING...THEN CHANCE OF SHOWERS...SNOW SHOWERS AND
SLIGHT CHANCE OF THUNDERSTORMS IN THE AFTERNOON. CHANCE OF
PRECIPITATION 40 PERCENT. SNOW LEVEL ABOVE 8000 FEET. HIGHS 67 TO
77 AT CEDAR GROVE...52 TO 62 AT GRANT GROVE.
.SUNDAY NIGHT THROUGH TUESDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. CHANCE OF SHOWERS...
SNOW SHOWERS AND SLIGHT CHANCE OF THUNDERSTORMS. SLIGHT CHANCE OF
SHOWERS...THUNDERSTORMS AND SNOW SHOWERS. SLIGHT CHANCE OF
THUNDERSTORMS AND SNOW SHOWERS IN THE AFTERNOON. LOWS 43 TO 53 AT
CEDAR GROVE...32 TO 37 AT GRANT GROVE. HIGHS 70 TO 80 AT CEDAR
GROVE...55 TO 65 AT GRANT GROVE.
.TUESDAY NIGHT...PARTLY CLOUDY IN THE EVENING THEN BECOMING MOSTLY
CLOUDY. SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS...THUNDERSTORMS AND SNOW SHOWERS.
LOWS 43 TO 53 AT CEDAR GROVE...32 TO 37 AT GRANT GROVE.
.WEDNESDAY THROUGH THURSDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. SLIGHT CHANCE OF
SHOWERS...THUNDERSTORMS AND SNOW SHOWERS. HIGHS 75 TO 85 AT CEDAR
GROVE...59 TO 69 AT GRANT GROVE. LOWS 43 TO 53 AT CEDAR GROVE...
32 TO 37 AT GRANT GROVE.

=

$$

CAZ097-222300-
SEQUOIA NATIONAL PARK-
INCLUDING...FOOTHILLS /2500 FT/ GIANT FOREST AND LODGEPOLE /6500 FT/
201 PM PDT FRI MAY 22 2015

.TODAY...SNOW SHOWERS WITH SHOWERS LIKELY IN THE MORNING...THEN SNOW
SHOWERS WITH POSSIBLE SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS LIKELY IN THE
AFTERNOON. CHANCE OF PRECIPITATION 80 PERCENT. SNOW ACCUMULATION UP
TO 3 INCHES. TOTAL SNOW ACCUMULATION UP TO 4 INCHES. SNOW LEVEL
ABOVE 8000 FEET. HIGHS 59 TO 69 IN THE FOOTHILLS...43 TO 53 IN THE
GIANT FOREST AND LODGEPOLE AREA.
.TONIGHT...MOSTLY CLOUDY. CHANCE OF SHOWERS...SNOW SHOWERS AND
SLIGHT CHANCE OF THUNDERSTORMS IN THE EVENING...THEN CHANCE OF SNOW
SHOWERS AND SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS AFTER MIDNIGHT. CHANCE OF
PRECIPITATION 50 PERCENT. SNOW LEVEL ABOVE 8000 FEET. LOWS 50 TO
55 IN THE FOOTHILLS...35 TO 45 IN THE GIANT FOREST AND LODGEPOLE
AREA.
.SATURDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH A CHANCE OF SNOW SHOWERS AND SLIGHT
CHANCE OF SHOWERS IN THE MORNING...THEN MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH A CHANCE
OF SNOW SHOWERS...SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS IN THE
AFTERNOON. CHANCE OF PRECIPITATION 50 PERCENT. NOT AS COOL. SNOW
LEVEL ABOVE 8000 FEET. HIGHS 66 TO 76 IN THE FOOTHILLS...49 TO 59 IN
THE GIANT FOREST AND LODGEPOLE AREA.
.SATURDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLOUDY. CHANCE OF SNOW SHOWERS...SLIGHT
CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS IN THE EVENING...THEN SLIGHT
CHANCE OF SHOWERS AFTER MIDNIGHT. CHANCE OF PRECIPITATION
40 PERCENT. SNOW LEVEL ABOVE 8000 FEET. LOWS 50 TO 56 IN THE
FOOTHILLS...36 TO 46 IN THE GIANT FOREST AND LODGEPOLE AREA.
.SUNDAY...MOSTLY SUNNY. SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS IN THE MORNING...
THEN CHANCE OF SNOW SHOWERS...SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND
THUNDERSTORMS IN THE AFTERNOON. CHANCE OF PRECIPITATION 40 PERCENT.
SNOW LEVEL ABOVE 8000 FEET. HIGHS 72 TO 82 IN THE FOOTHILLS...55 TO
65 IN THE GIANT FOREST AND LODGEPOLE AREA.
.SUNDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLOUDY IN THE EVENING THEN BECOMING PARTLY
CLOUDY. CHANCE OF SNOW SHOWERS...SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND
THUNDERSTORMS. LOWS 50 TO 59 IN THE FOOTHILLS...38 TO 48 IN THE
GIANT FOREST AND LODGEPOLE AREA.
.MEMORIAL DAY THROUGH THURSDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. SLIGHT CHANCE OF
SHOWERS...THUNDERSTORMS AND SNOW SHOWERS. SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS...
THUNDERSTORMS AND SNOW SHOWERS. SLIGHT CHANCE OF THUNDERSTORMS IN
THE AFTERNOON. HIGHS 78 TO 88 IN THE FOOTHILLS...63 TO 73 IN THE
GIANT FOREST AND LODGEPOLE AREA. LOWS 49 TO 59 IN THE FOOTHILLS...
39 TO 49 IN THE GIANT FOREST AND LODGEPOLE AREA.

&&
                        TEMPERATURE   /   PRECIPITATION
ASH MTN ENTRY            68  52  75   /    60  30  20
LODGEPOLE                43  36  48   /    80  50  20
=

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