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
500 AM PST SAT DEC 10 2016

POINT TEMPERATURES AND PROBABILITIES OF MEASURABLE PRECIPITATION
ARE FOR TODAY...TONIGHT...AND SUNDAY.

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.

CAZ096-110000-
YOSEMITE NATIONAL PARK-
INCLUDING...YOSEMITE VALLEY /4000 FT/ AND THE HIGH COUNTRY /8500 FT/
500 AM PST SAT DEC 10 2016

.TODAY...HEAVY RAIN AND HEAVY SNOW. VERY WINDY. SNOW ACCUMULATION UP
TO 21 INCHES. SNOW LEVEL ABOVE 8000 FEET. HIGHS 45 TO 55 IN YOSEMITE
VALLEY...39 TO 45 IN THE HIGH COUNTRY.
.TONIGHT...HEAVY RAIN AND HEAVY SNOW IN THE EVENING...THEN RAIN AND
SNOW LIKELY AFTER MIDNIGHT. VERY WINDY. COLDER. SNOW ACCUMULATION UP
TO 13 INCHES. TOTAL SNOW ACCUMULATION UP TO 36 INCHES. SNOW LEVEL
ABOVE 8000 FEET. LOWS 30 TO 40 IN YOSEMITE VALLEY...17 TO 27 IN THE
HIGH COUNTRY. GUSTS UP TO 65 MPH IN THE EVENING DECREASING TO 55 MPH
AFTER MIDNIGHT.
.SUNDAY...MOSTLY SUNNY. A 20 PERCENT CHANCE OF SNOW IN THE MORNING.
HIGHS 45 TO 55 IN YOSEMITE VALLEY...38 TO 44 IN THE HIGH COUNTRY.
.SUNDAY NIGHT...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS 30 TO 38 IN YOSEMITE VALLEY...
15 TO 25 IN THE HIGH COUNTRY.
.MONDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. HIGHS 44 TO 54 IN YOSEMITE VALLEY...37 TO
43 IN THE HIGH COUNTRY.
.MONDAY NIGHT THROUGH THURSDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. WINDY. SNOW AND
RAIN. LOWS 35 TO 42 IN YOSEMITE VALLEY...19 TO 29 IN THE HIGH
COUNTRY. HIGHS 43 TO 53 IN YOSEMITE VALLEY...36 TO 44 IN THE HIGH
COUNTRY.
.THURSDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLOUDY. COLDER. SNOW LIKELY. LOWS 31 TO
36 IN YOSEMITE VALLEY...13 TO 23 IN THE HIGH COUNTRY.
.FRIDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. SNOW SHOWERS LIKELY. HIGHS 36 TO 45 IN
YOSEMITE VALLEY...28 TO 34 IN THE HIGH COUNTRY.

&&
                        TEMPERATURE   /   PRECIPITATION
YOSEMITE VLY             52  34  53   /   100 100   0
TUOLUMNE MEADOWS         42  16  40   /   100 100  20
=

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CAZ096-110000-
KINGS CANYON NATIONAL PARK-
INCLUDING...CEDAR GROVE /4500 FT/ AND GRANT GROVE /6500 FT/
500 AM PST SAT DEC 10 2016

.TODAY...SNOW AND RAIN LIKELY. CHANCE OF PRECIPITATION 60 PERCENT.
VERY WINDY. SNOW ACCUMULATION UP TO 6 INCHES. SNOW LEVEL ABOVE
8000 FEET. HIGHS 52 TO 57 AT CEDAR GROVE...39 TO 44 AT GRANT GROVE.
.TONIGHT...SNOW AND RAIN LIKELY IN THE EVENING...THEN CHANCE OF SNOW
AND RAIN AFTER MIDNIGHT. CHANCE OF PRECIPITATION 70 PERCENT. VERY
WINDY. SNOW ACCUMULATION UP TO 7 INCHES. TOTAL SNOW ACCUMULATION UP
TO 13 INCHES. SNOW LEVEL ABOVE 8000 FEET. LOWS 31 TO 41 AT CEDAR
GROVE...22 TO 27 AT GRANT GROVE.
.SUNDAY...MOSTLY SUNNY. A 20 PERCENT CHANCE OF RAIN AND SNOW IN THE
MORNING. WINDY. SNOW LEVEL ABOVE 8000 FEET. HIGHS 52 TO 57 AT CEDAR
GROVE...38 TO 43 AT GRANT GROVE.
.SUNDAY NIGHT...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS 30 TO 40 AT CEDAR GROVE...21 TO
26 AT GRANT GROVE.
.MONDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. HIGHS 52 TO 57 AT CEDAR GROVE...39 TO 44 AT
GRANT GROVE.
.MONDAY NIGHT THROUGH THURSDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. VERY WINDY. CHANCE
OF SNOW. CHANCE OF HEAVY RAIN. CHANCE OF SNOW. LOWS 32 TO 42 AT
CEDAR GROVE...23 TO 29 AT GRANT GROVE. HIGHS 49 TO 57 AT CEDAR
GROVE...36 TO 44 AT GRANT GROVE.
.THURSDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLOUDY. COLDER. SNOW LIKELY. LOWS 28 TO
38 AT CEDAR GROVE...19 TO 24 AT GRANT GROVE.
.FRIDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. BREEZY. CHANCE OF SNOW SHOWERS. HIGHS
AROUND 45 AT CEDAR GROVE...29 TO 34 AT GRANT GROVE.

=

$$

CAZ097-110000-
SEQUOIA NATIONAL PARK-
INCLUDING...FOOTHILLS /2500 FT/ GIANT FOREST AND LODGEPOLE /6500 FT/
500 AM PST SAT DEC 10 2016

.TODAY...RAIN LIKELY AND CHANCE OF SNOW. CHANCE OF PRECIPITATION
60 PERCENT. VERY WINDY. SNOW ACCUMULATION UP TO 3 INCHES. SNOW LEVEL
ABOVE 8000 FEET. HIGHS 56 TO 64 IN THE FOOTHILLS...44 TO 52 IN THE
GIANT FOREST AND LODGEPOLE AREA.
.TONIGHT...RAIN AND SNOW LIKELY IN THE EVENING...THEN CHANCE OF RAIN
AND SNOW AFTER MIDNIGHT. CHANCE OF PRECIPITATION 70 PERCENT. VERY
WINDY. SNOW ACCUMULATION UP TO 5 INCHES. TOTAL SNOW ACCUMULATION UP
TO 8 INCHES. SNOW LEVEL ABOVE 8000 FEET. LOWS 43 TO 48 IN THE
FOOTHILLS...29 TO 39 IN THE GIANT FOREST AND LODGEPOLE AREA.
.SUNDAY...MOSTLY SUNNY. A 20 PERCENT CHANCE OF RAIN AND SNOW IN THE
MORNING. WINDY. SNOW LEVEL ABOVE 8000 FEET. HIGHS 56 TO 62 IN THE
FOOTHILLS...44 TO 52 IN THE GIANT FOREST AND LODGEPOLE AREA.
.SUNDAY NIGHT...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS 41 TO 46 IN THE FOOTHILLS...
28 TO 38 IN THE GIANT FOREST AND LODGEPOLE AREA.
.MONDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. HIGHS 56 TO 62 IN THE FOOTHILLS...44 TO
53 IN THE GIANT FOREST AND LODGEPOLE AREA.
.MONDAY NIGHT THROUGH THURSDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. WINDY. CHANCE OF
SNOW. CHANCE OF HEAVY RAIN. LOWS 42 TO 48 IN THE FOOTHILLS...29 TO
39 IN THE GIANT FOREST AND LODGEPOLE AREA. HIGHS 53 TO 62 IN THE
FOOTHILLS...42 TO 52 IN THE GIANT FOREST AND LODGEPOLE AREA.
.THURSDAY NIGHT AND FRIDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. BREEZY. SNOW AND RAIN
LIKELY...THEN CHANCE OF SNOW SHOWERS. LOWS 39 TO 44 IN THE
FOOTHILLS...23 TO 33 IN THE GIANT FOREST AND LODGEPOLE AREA. HIGHS
48 TO 58 IN THE FOOTHILLS...37 TO 47 IN THE GIANT FOREST AND
LODGEPOLE AREA.

&&
                        TEMPERATURE   /   PRECIPITATION
ASH MTN ENTRY            65  44  62   /    50  70  20
LODGEPOLE                45  25  46   /    60  80  20
=

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