Recreational Report
Issued by NWS Riverton, WY

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GRAND TETON NATIONAL PARK RECREATIONAL FORECAST
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE RIVERTON WY
326 AM MDT SAT JUL 4 2015

.SYNOPSIS...
A RIDGE OF HIGH PRESSURE WILL BRING WARM TEMPERATURES AND PARTLY
CLOUDY SKIES FOR THE 4TH OF JULY HOLIDAY ACROSS NORTHWESTERN
WYOMING. EXPECT GENERALLY DRY CONDITIONS TO CONTINUE THROUGH THIS
EVENING. AN APPROACHING COLD FRONT WILL INCREASE CLOUDS LATE
TONIGHT. THIS FRONT WILL THEN BRING COOLER TEMPERATURES ALONG WITH
WIDESPREAD SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS ON SUNDAY. A FEW OF THESE
STORMS COULD PRODUCE FREQUENT LIGHTNING...GUSTY WINDS...AND SMALL
HAIL AT TIMES ON SUNDAY. THUNDERSTORM ACTIVITY COULD DIMINISH
SUNDAY NIGHT...HOWEVER...CHANCES FOR THUNDERSTORMS WILL RETURN
MONDAY AFTERNOON AND EVENING.

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LIGHTNING THREAT FORECAST:
TODAY:    LOW
TONIGHT:  LOW
TOMORROW: MODERATE
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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 1100 AM: FEW AT 12000 FT. SCT AT 20000 FT.
1100 AM TO 0300 PM: FEW AT 11000 FT.
0300 PM TO 0700 PM: SCT AT 10000 FT.
0700 PM TO 1200 AM: FEW AT 11000 FT. BKN AT 20000 FT.
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FORECASTS FOR SELECT LOCATIONS:
                       SAT|   SAT|   SUN|   SUN|   MON|
                          | NIGHT|      | NIGHT|      |
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MOOSE                   88|    49|    71|    46|    76| TEMP(F)
6460 FT              SW  5|  S  4| SW  5| NW  5|  N  5| WIND(MPH)
                       10%|   10%|   30%|   30%|   20%| PRECIP(%)
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JENNY LAKE              84|    49|    69|    46|    73| TEMP(F)
6800 FT              SW  5|  S  4| SW  5| NW  5|  N  4| WIND(MPH)
                       10%|   10%|   40%|   40%|   20%| PRECIP(%)
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COLTER BAY              84|    51|    69|    46|    74| TEMP(F)
6800 FT               S  4|  S  3| SW  5| NW  3|  N  4| WIND(MPH)
                       10%|   10%|   40%|   40%|   20%| PRECIP(%)
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BERRY CREEK PC          80|    51|    67|    47|    72| TEMP(F)
7600 FT               W  8|  S  5| SW  7|  N  7|  N  6| WIND(MPH)
                       10%|   10%|   40%|   40%|   20%| PRECIP(%)
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DEATH CANYON PC         77|    50|    62|    47|    66| TEMP(F)
7800 FT               W  7|  S  5|  W  7| NW  6|  N  5| WIND(MPH)
                       10%|   10%|   50%|   50%|   30%| PRECIP(%)
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LOWER SADDLE            64|    48|    53|    45|    55| TEMP(F)
11600 FT              W  7|  W  7|  W  9| NW  8| NW  6| WIND(MPH)
                       10%|   10%|   50%|   50%|   30%| PRECIP(%)
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GRAND TETON SUMMIT      56|    40|    45|    37|    47| TEMP(F)
13770 FT              W  6|  W  6|  W  9|  W  9| NW  6| WIND(MPH)
                       10%|   10%|   50%|   50%|   30%| 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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