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
501 AM PDT THU OCT 30 2014

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

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.

CAZ096-302300-
YOSEMITE NATIONAL PARK-
INCLUDING...YOSEMITE VALLEY /4000 FT/ AND THE HIGH COUNTRY /8500 FT/
501 AM PDT THU OCT 30 2014

...WINTER STORM WATCH IN EFFECT FROM FRIDAY AFTERNOON THROUGH
SATURDAY AFTERNOON...

.TODAY...MOSTLY SUNNY. HIGHS 69 TO 79 IN YOSEMITE VALLEY...56 TO
66 IN THE HIGH COUNTRY.
.TONIGHT...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS 42 TO 49 IN YOSEMITE VALLEY...28 TO
38 IN THE HIGH COUNTRY.
.FRIDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH A SLIGHT CHANCE OF RAIN AND SNOW IN THE
MORNING...THEN CLOUDY WITH A CHANCE OF RAIN AND SNOW IN THE
AFTERNOON. CHANCE OF PRECIPITATION 50 PERCENT. WINDY. SNOW LEVEL
ABOVE 8000 FEET. HIGHS 59 TO 69 IN YOSEMITE VALLEY...43 TO 51 IN THE
HIGH COUNTRY. GUSTS UP TO 60 MPH IN THE AFTERNOON.
.FRIDAY NIGHT...SNOW AND HEAVY RAIN IN THE EVENING...THEN SNOW AND
RAIN AFTER MIDNIGHT. VERY WINDY. COLDER. SNOW ACCUMULATION UP TO
16 INCHES. SNOW LEVEL 7000 FEET. LOWS 38 TO 43 IN YOSEMITE VALLEY...
21 TO 29 IN THE HIGH COUNTRY. GUSTS UP TO 60 MPH IN THE EVENING.
.SATURDAY...SNOW SHOWERS LIKELY. CHANCE OF SNOW 70 PERCENT. SNOW
ACCUMULATION UP TO 3 INCHES. HIGHS 44 TO 54 IN YOSEMITE VALLEY...
32 TO 40 IN THE HIGH COUNTRY.
.SATURDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLOUDY. COLDER. SLIGHT CHANCE OF SNOW
SHOWERS. LOWS 22 TO 31 IN YOSEMITE VALLEY...15 TO 25 IN THE HIGH
COUNTRY.
.SUNDAY...MOSTLY SUNNY. NOT AS COOL. HIGHS 52 TO 61 IN YOSEMITE
VALLEY...40 TO 46 IN THE HIGH COUNTRY.
.SUNDAY NIGHT AND MONDAY...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS 25 TO 34 IN YOSEMITE
VALLEY...18 TO 28 IN THE HIGH COUNTRY. HIGHS 53 TO 63 IN YOSEMITE
VALLEY...40 TO 50 IN THE HIGH COUNTRY.
.MONDAY NIGHT AND TUESDAY...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS 34 TO 41 IN YOSEMITE
VALLEY...24 TO 34 IN THE HIGH COUNTRY. HIGHS 56 TO 66 IN YOSEMITE
VALLEY...45 TO 55 IN THE HIGH COUNTRY.
.TUESDAY NIGHT AND WEDNESDAY...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS 42 TO 47 IN
YOSEMITE VALLEY...30 TO 40 IN THE HIGH COUNTRY. HIGHS 63 TO 73 IN
YOSEMITE VALLEY...54 TO 64 IN THE HIGH COUNTRY.

&&
                        TEMPERATURE   /   PRECIPITATION
YOSEMITE VLY             79  44  64   /     0   0  50
TUOLUMNE MEADOWS         61  27  49   /     0   0  50
=

$$

CAZ096-302300-
KINGS CANYON NATIONAL PARK-
INCLUDING...CEDAR GROVE /4500 FT/ AND GRANT GROVE /6500 FT/
501 AM PDT THU OCT 30 2014

...WINTER STORM WATCH IN EFFECT FROM FRIDAY AFTERNOON THROUGH
SATURDAY AFTERNOON...

.TODAY...MOSTLY SUNNY. HIGHS 75 TO 84 AT CEDAR GROVE...60 TO 69 AT
GRANT GROVE.
.TONIGHT...PARTLY CLOUDY. BREEZY. LOWS 38 TO 48 AT CEDAR GROVE...
33 TO 38 AT GRANT GROVE.
.FRIDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. A 20 PERCENT CHANCE OF SNOW IN THE
AFTERNOON. WINDY. HIGHS 64 TO 69 AT CEDAR GROVE...55 TO 60 AT GRANT
GROVE. GUSTS UP TO 60 MPH IN THE AFTERNOON.
.FRIDAY NIGHT...CHANCE OF SNOW AND RAIN IN THE EVENING...THEN SNOW
AFTER MIDNIGHT. BREEZY...COLDER. SNOW ACCUMULATION UP TO 10 INCHES.
SNOW LEVEL ABOVE 8000 FEET. LOWS 37 TO 42 AT CEDAR GROVE...30 TO
35 AT GRANT GROVE.
.SATURDAY...CLOUDY IN THE MORNING THEN BECOMING MOSTLY CLOUDY. A
50 PERCENT CHANCE OF SNOW SHOWERS. BREEZY. HIGHS 48 TO 53 AT CEDAR
GROVE...40 TO 50 AT GRANT GROVE.
.SATURDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLOUDY. COLDER. SLIGHT CHANCE OF SNOW
SHOWERS. LOWS 22 TO 31 AT CEDAR GROVE...20 TO 25 AT GRANT GROVE.
.SUNDAY...MOSTLY SUNNY. NOT AS COOL. HIGHS 55 TO 60 AT CEDAR GROVE...
45 TO 55 AT GRANT GROVE.
.SUNDAY NIGHT AND MONDAY...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS 23 TO 33 AT CEDAR
GROVE...21 TO 26 AT GRANT GROVE. HIGHS 55 TO 64 AT CEDAR GROVE...
46 TO 56 AT GRANT GROVE.
.MONDAY NIGHT AND TUESDAY...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS 31 TO 41 AT CEDAR
GROVE...28 TO 33 AT GRANT GROVE. HIGHS 60 TO 70 AT CEDAR GROVE...
51 TO 61 AT GRANT GROVE.
.TUESDAY NIGHT AND WEDNESDAY...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS 38 TO 48 AT CEDAR
GROVE...32 TO 37 AT GRANT GROVE. HIGHS 66 TO 76 AT CEDAR GROVE...
56 TO 66 AT GRANT GROVE.

=

$$

CAZ097-302300-
SEQUOIA NATIONAL PARK-
INCLUDING...FOOTHILLS /2500 FT/ GIANT FOREST AND LODGEPOLE /6500 FT/
501 AM PDT THU OCT 30 2014

.TODAY...MOSTLY SUNNY. HIGHS 79 TO 87 IN THE FOOTHILLS...65 TO 75 IN
THE GIANT FOREST AND LODGEPOLE AREA.
.TONIGHT...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS 51 TO 56 IN THE FOOTHILLS...36 TO
46 IN THE GIANT FOREST AND LODGEPOLE AREA.
.FRIDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. WINDY. HIGHS 67 TO 74 IN THE FOOTHILLS...
55 TO 62 IN THE GIANT FOREST AND LODGEPOLE AREA.
.FRIDAY NIGHT...CHANCE OF RAIN AND SNOW IN THE EVENING...THEN SNOW
AND HEAVY RAIN AFTER MIDNIGHT. WINDY...COLDER. SNOW ACCUMULATION UP
TO 10 INCHES. SNOW LEVEL ABOVE 8000 FEET. LOWS 45 TO 51 IN THE
FOOTHILLS...28 TO 36 IN THE GIANT FOREST AND LODGEPOLE AREA.
.SATURDAY...CHANCE OF SNOW SHOWERS LIKELY IN THE MORNING...THEN
MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH A CHANCE OF SNOW SHOWERS IN THE AFTERNOON.
COLDER. CHANCE OF PRECIPITATION 60 PERCENT. SNOW ACCUMULATION UP TO
2 INCHES. SNOW LEVEL 6000 FEET. HIGHS 52 TO 60 IN THE FOOTHILLS...
39 TO 49 IN THE GIANT FOREST AND LODGEPOLE AREA.
.SATURDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLOUDY. COLDER. SLIGHT CHANCE OF SNOW
SHOWERS. LOWS 30 TO 35 IN THE FOOTHILLS...23 TO 32 IN THE GIANT
FOREST AND LODGEPOLE AREA.
.SUNDAY...MOSTLY SUNNY. NOT AS COOL. HIGHS 57 TO 64 IN THE
FOOTHILLS...45 TO 55 IN THE GIANT FOREST AND LODGEPOLE AREA.
.SUNDAY NIGHT AND MONDAY...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS 31 TO 36 IN THE
FOOTHILLS...25 TO 35 IN THE GIANT FOREST AND LODGEPOLE AREA. HIGHS
58 TO 68 IN THE FOOTHILLS...47 TO 57 IN THE GIANT FOREST AND
LODGEPOLE AREA.
.MONDAY NIGHT AND TUESDAY...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS 42 TO 47 IN THE
FOOTHILLS...32 TO 42 IN THE GIANT FOREST AND LODGEPOLE AREA. HIGHS
62 TO 72 IN THE FOOTHILLS...52 TO 62 IN THE GIANT FOREST AND
LODGEPOLE AREA.
.TUESDAY NIGHT AND WEDNESDAY...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS 49 TO 54 IN THE
FOOTHILLS...37 TO 47 IN THE GIANT FOREST AND LODGEPOLE AREA. HIGHS
69 TO 79 IN THE FOOTHILLS...59 TO 69 IN THE GIANT FOREST AND
LODGEPOLE AREA.

&&
                        TEMPERATURE   /   PRECIPITATION
ASH MTN ENTRY            85  51  75   /     0   0   0
LODGEPOLE                64  32  57   /     0   0   0
=

$$


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