Recreational Report
Issued by NWS Riverton, WY

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GRAND TETON NATIONAL PARK RECREATIONAL FORECAST
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE RIVERTON WY
551 AM MDT FRI AUG 26 2016

.SYNOPSIS...
A TROUGH OF LOW PRESSURE WILL MOVE ACROSS THE REGION TODAY AND KEEP
A MOIST AND COOL WEATHER PATTERN OVER THE COWBOY STATE. SCATTERED
RAIN SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS WILL PREVAIL ACROSS WYOMING TODAY.
A FEW OF THESE STORMS COULD PRODUCE AREAS OF GUSTY WINDS...SMALL
HAIL AND BRIEF HEAVY RAINFALL. LIGHT SNOW WILL ALSO BE POSSIBLE IN
THE HIGHER ELEVATIONS OF THE NORTHERN MOUNTAINS. DRIER AND WARMER
CONDITIONS ARE EXPECTED THIS WEEKEND ALONG WITH BREEZY WINDS WHICH
WILL CREATE ELEVATED FIRE DANGER ACROSS THE STATE.

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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
0600 AM TO 0100 PM: BKN AT 10000 FT.
0100 PM TO 0600 PM: SCT AT 10000 FT. BKN AT 20000 FT.
0600 PM TO 1000 PM: SCT AT 10000 FT.
1000 PM TO 0600 AM: CLEAR
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FORECASTS FOR SELECT LOCATIONS:
                       FRI|   FRI|   SAT|   SAT|   SUN|
                          | NIGHT|      | NIGHT|      |
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MOOSE                   71|    34|    74|    39|    79| TEMP(F)
6460 FT              SW  5| SW  4| SW  9| SW  7| SW  8| WIND(MPH)
                       20%|    0%|    0%|    0%|    0%| PRECIP(%)
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JENNY LAKE              65|    37|    71|    40|    75| TEMP(F)
6800 FT              SW  5| SW  7| SW  9| SW  8| SW  8| WIND(MPH)
                       20%|   10%|    0%|    0%|    0%| PRECIP(%)
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COLTER BAY              67|    36|    72|    40|    76| TEMP(F)
6800 FT               S  6| SW  5|  S  9| SW  6| SW  8| WIND(MPH)
                       20%|    0%|    0%|    0%|    0%| PRECIP(%)
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BERRY CREEK PC          61|    39|    67|    42|    71| TEMP(F)
7600 FT              SW  7| SW  8| SW 11| SW  8| SW 10| WIND(MPH)
                       20%|   10%|   10%|    0%|    0%| PRECIP(%)
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DEATH CANYON PC         56|    36|    64|    39|    68| TEMP(F)
7800 FT              SW  7|  W  8| SW 11| SW  9| SW 11| WIND(MPH)
                       20%|   10%|   10%|    0%|    0%| PRECIP(%)
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LOWER SADDLE            44|    32|    53|    36|    59| TEMP(F)
11600 FT              W  9|  W 10| SW 14| SW 14| SW 15| WIND(MPH)
                       20%|   10%|   10%|   10%|    0%| PRECIP(%)
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GRAND TETON SUMMIT      36|    24|    45|    28|    51| TEMP(F)
13770 FT              W  7|  W 11| SW 15|  W 14|  W 15| WIND(MPH)
                       20%|   10%|   10%|   10%|    0%| 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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