Recreational Report
Issued by NWS Riverton, WY

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GRAND TETON NATIONAL PARK RECREATIONAL FORECAST
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE RIVERTON WY
455 AM MDT WED SEP 2 2015

.SYNOPSIS...
HIGH PRESSURE OVER THE CENTRAL ROCKIES WILL CONTINUE TO KEEP A
MOSTLY DRY AND WARM WEATHER PATTERN ACROSS THE REGION TODAY.
MOSTLY SUNNY SKIES BREEZY SOUTHWEST WINDS AND CONTINUED ABOVE
NORMAL TEMPERATURES WILL PREVAIL ACROSS THE COWBOY STATE TODAY AND
THURSDAY...WHICH WILL CREATE EXTREME WILD FIRE DANGER ACROSS THE
REGION.

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LIGHTNING THREAT FORECAST:
TODAY:    LOW
TONIGHT:  LOW
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 0800 AM: FEW AT 11000 FT.
0800 AM TO 0100 PM: FEW AT 12000 FT.
0100 PM TO 0600 PM: SCT AT 10000 FT.
0600 PM TO 1200 AM: SCT AT 10000 FT.
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FORECASTS FOR SELECT LOCATIONS:
                       WED|   WED|   THU|   THU|   FRI|
                          | NIGHT|      | NIGHT|      |
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MOOSE                   78|    46|    74|    41|    71| TEMP(F)
6460 FT               S 17|  S 10|  S 13|  S  8|  S 12| WIND(MPH)
                       10%|   10%|   10%|   20%|   20%| PRECIP(%)
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JENNY LAKE              78|    46|    74|    42|    71| TEMP(F)
6800 FT               S 18|  S 11|  S 12|  S  7|  S 12| WIND(MPH)
                       10%|   10%|   10%|   20%|   20%| PRECIP(%)
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COLTER BAY              76|    46|    72|    43|    69| TEMP(F)
6800 FT               S 15|  S  9|  S 11| SE  7|  S 11| WIND(MPH)
                       10%|   10%|   10%|   20%|   20%| PRECIP(%)
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BERRY CREEK PC          72|    48|    68|    42|    64| TEMP(F)
7600 FT              SW 19|  S 11|  S 11|  S  7|  S 12| WIND(MPH)
                       20%|   20%|   10%|   20%|   20%| PRECIP(%)
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DEATH CANYON PC         68|    46|    64|    41|    61| TEMP(F)
7800 FT              SW 19|  S 11|  S 13|  S  8|  S 14| WIND(MPH)
                       20%|   20%|   10%|   20%|   20%| PRECIP(%)
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LOWER SADDLE            55|    44|    51|    38|    49| TEMP(F)
11600 FT             SW 24| SW 22| SW 19| SW 16|  S 22| WIND(MPH)
                       20%|   20%|   20%|   20%|   20%| PRECIP(%)
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GRAND TETON SUMMIT      47|    36|    43|    30|    41| TEMP(F)
13770 FT             SW 23| SW 23| SW 22| SW 18|  S 24| WIND(MPH)
                       20%|   20%|   20%|   20%|   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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