Recreational Report
Issued by NWS Riverton, WY

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GRAND TETON NATIONAL PARK RECREATIONAL FORECAST...UPDATED
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE RIVERTON WY
416 AM MDT SAT AUG 30 2014

.SYNOPSIS...
A CANADIAN LOW PRESSURE SYSTEM WILL SWING A PACIFIC COLD FRONT ACROSS
THE REGION TODAY...WHICH WILL BRING COOLER AND UNSETTLED WEATHER
BACK TO THE COWBOY STATE THIS HOLIDAY WEEKEND. WINDS AND CLOUDS...
WILL INCREASE ACROSS THE STATE TODAY ALONG WITH WIDELY SCATTERED
SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS. THE THREAT OF SCATTERED SHOWERS AND
THUNDERSTORMS WILL CONTINUE THROUGH LABOR DAY WITH BELOW NORMAL
TEMPERATURES.

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LIGHTNING THREAT FORECAST:
TODAY:    HIGH
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 AM: SCT AT 9000 FT.
0200 AM TO 0900 AM: SCT AT 6000 FT. BKN AT 9000 FT.
0900 AM TO 0200 PM: SCT AT 9000 FT. OVC AT 20000 FT.
0200 PM TO 0800 PM: SCT AT 6000 FT. BKN AT 9000 FT.
0800 PM TO 1200 AM: SCT AT 8000 FT. BKN AT 11000 FT.
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FORECASTS FOR SELECT LOCATIONS:
                       SAT|   SAT|   SUN|   SUN|   MON|
                          | NIGHT|      | NIGHT|      |
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MOOSE                   69|    41|    61|    35|    62| TEMP(F)
6460 FT              SW 15| SW 12| SW 10| SW 10|  W 13| WIND(MPH)
                       50%|   40%|   30%|   30%|   20%| PRECIP(%)
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JENNY LAKE              66|    41|    59|    36|    60| TEMP(F)
6800 FT              SW 17| SW 16| SW 11|  W 14|  W 15| WIND(MPH)
                       50%|   40%|   30%|   30%|   20%| PRECIP(%)
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COLTER BAY              67|    43|    59|    39|    60| TEMP(F)
6800 FT               S 12| SW  9| SW  8| SW  9|  W 11| WIND(MPH)
                       50%|   40%|   30%|   30%|   20%| PRECIP(%)
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BERRY CREEK PC          58|    39|    51|    36|    53| TEMP(F)
7600 FT              SW 17| SW 16| SW 12|  W 16|  W 16| WIND(MPH)
                       60%|   50%|   40%|   30%|   20%| PRECIP(%)
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DEATH CANYON PC         57|    39|    51|    34|    52| TEMP(F)
7800 FT              SW 18| SW 19| SW 13|  W 17|  W 18| WIND(MPH)
                       70%|   50%|   40%|   30%|   20%| PRECIP(%)
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LOWER SADDLE            42|    30|    36|    28|    35| TEMP(F)
11600 FT             SW 23|  W 22|  W 15|  W 21|  W 21| WIND(MPH)
                       80%|   60%|   50%|   30%|   20%| PRECIP(%)
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GRAND TETON SUMMIT      34|    22|    28|    20|    27| TEMP(F)
13770 FT             SW 23|  W 23|  W 15|  W 21|  W 22| WIND(MPH)
                       80%|   60%|   50%|   40%|   20%| 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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