Recreational Report
Issued by NWS Riverton, WY

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GRAND TETON NATIONAL PARK RECREATIONAL FORECAST
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE RIVERTON WY
314 AM MDT THU AUG 21 2014

.SYNOPSIS...
SCATTERED SHOWERS THIS MORNING...AND CONTINUING THROUGH THE DAY
TODAY...WEST OF THE CONTINENTAL DIVIDE. PATCHY FOG...WILL ALSO BE
POSSIBLE THIS MORNING IN THE WESTERN VALLEYS. SHOWERS AND
THUNDERSTORMS...WILL SPREAD EAST OF THE DIVIDE THIS AFTERNOON.
BRIEF HEAVY RAIN...AND GUSTY OUTFLOW WIND WILL BE THE MAIN HAZARDS
WITH THE STRONGEST STORMS. A COLD FRONT...WILL HELP SPREAD THIS
CONVECTIVE ACTIVITY EASTWARD TODAY...WITH COOLER TEMPERATURES
TONIGHT INTO THE REST OF THE WEEKEND. ISOLATED SHOWER
ACTIVITY...WILL OCCUR DURING THE OVERNIGHT HOURS...AS CONDITIONS
RESET FOR FRIDAY.

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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
0300 AM TO 1000 AM: SCT AT 300 FT. BKN AT 5000 FT.
1000 AM TO 0100 PM: SCT AT 5000 FT. BKN AT 10000 FT.
0100 PM TO 0700 PM: SCT AT 5000 FT. BKN AT 9000 FT.
0700 PM TO 1200 AM: FEW AT 5000 FT. SCT AT 9000 FT.
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FORECASTS FOR SELECT LOCATIONS:
                       THU|   THU|   FRI|   FRI|   SAT|
                          | NIGHT|      | NIGHT|      |
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MOOSE                   66|    44|    65|    39|    61| TEMP(F)
6460 FT               S 11| SW  6|  S  9|  S  6| SW  4| WIND(MPH)
                       40%|   40%|   50%|   50%|   40%| PRECIP(%)
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JENNY LAKE              66|    45|    62|    40|    59| TEMP(F)
6800 FT              SW 12|  W  8|  S 10| SE  5| SW  5| WIND(MPH)
                       50%|   40%|   50%|   50%|   50%| PRECIP(%)
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COLTER BAY              66|    49|    64|    42|    60| TEMP(F)
6800 FT               S  8|  E  5|  S  8| SE  5| SW  5| WIND(MPH)
                       50%|   40%|   50%|   40%|   40%| PRECIP(%)
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BERRY CREEK PC          56|    44|    56|    38|    51| TEMP(F)
7600 FT              SW 14| SW 12| SW  9|  S  8| SW  6| WIND(MPH)
                       60%|   50%|   60%|   50%|   60%| PRECIP(%)
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DEATH CANYON PC         56|    44|    55|    37|    50| TEMP(F)
7800 FT              SW 15| SW 13| SW 12|  S  8| SW  6| WIND(MPH)
                       60%|   50%|   70%|   70%|   70%| PRECIP(%)
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LOWER SADDLE            40|    38|    39|    32|    36| TEMP(F)
11600 FT             SW 16| SW 15| SW 16| SW 12|  W  9| WIND(MPH)
                       70%|   60%|   70%|   70%|   80%| PRECIP(%)
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GRAND TETON SUMMIT      32|    30|    31|    24|    28| TEMP(F)
13770 FT             SW 15| SW 14| SW 16| SW 13|  S 10| WIND(MPH)
                       70%|   60%|   70%|   70%|   80%| 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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