Recreational Report
Issued by NWS Riverton, WY

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GRAND TETON NATIONAL PARK RECREATIONAL FORECAST
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE RIVERTON WY
420 AM MDT WED AUG 27 2014

.SYNOPSIS...
COOLER AND UNSETTLED WEATHER WILL SPREAD ACROSS MUCH OF THE COWBOY
STATE TODAY AS A PASSING LOW PRESSURE SYSTEM MOVES ACROSS COLORADO.
THIS SYSTEM WILL SPREAD ISOLATED SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS ACROSS
WESTERN WYOMING TODAY. SOME OF THESE STORMS COULD PRODUCE AREAS OF
HEAVY RAINFALL AND GUSTY WINDS THIS AFTERNOON. HIGH PRESSURE WILL
THEN BUILD ACROSS THE REGION ON THURSDAY AND FRIDAY...ALONG WITH A
SLIGHT WARMING TREND. A MORE ACTIVE AND COOLER WEATHER PATTERN IS
EXPECTED TO MOVE ACROSS THE REGION FOR THE LABOR DAY WEEKEND.

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LIGHTNING THREAT FORECAST:
TODAY:    MODERATE
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
1200 AM TO 0100 PM: SCT AT 9000 FT.
0100 PM TO 0800 PM: SCT AT 8000 FT.
0800 PM TO 1200 AM: FEW AT 9000 FT.
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FORECASTS FOR SELECT LOCATIONS:
                       WED|   WED|   THU|   THU|   FRI|
                          | NIGHT|      | NIGHT|      |
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MOOSE                   70|    40|    74|    41|    75| TEMP(F)
6460 FT               N  6|  W  3| SW  5| SW  5|  S  6| WIND(MPH)
                       20%|   10%|    0%|    0%|   20%| PRECIP(%)
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JENNY LAKE              69|    42|    73|    43|    74| TEMP(F)
6800 FT               N  5|  W  5| SW  4| SW  6|  S  6| WIND(MPH)
                       20%|   10%|    0%|   10%|   20%| PRECIP(%)
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COLTER BAY              70|    43|    72|    45|    74| TEMP(F)
6800 FT               N  4| SW  4|  S  3| SW  5|  S  6| WIND(MPH)
                       20%|   10%|    0%|    0%|   20%| PRECIP(%)
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BERRY CREEK PC          61|    44|    64|    44|    66| TEMP(F)
7600 FT              NW  6|  W  7|  W  7| SW  8| SW  9| WIND(MPH)
                       10%|   10%|    0%|   10%|   20%| PRECIP(%)
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DEATH CANYON PC         59|    42|    62|    44|    65| TEMP(F)
7800 FT               N  6|  W  7|  W  6|  W  8| SW  9| WIND(MPH)
                       20%|   20%|    0%|   10%|   20%| PRECIP(%)
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LOWER SADDLE            43|    36|    47|    38|    52| TEMP(F)
11600 FT             NW  8|  W 11|  W 10|  W 10|  W 12| WIND(MPH)
                       30%|   20%|    0%|   10%|   20%| PRECIP(%)
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GRAND TETON SUMMIT      35|    28|    39|    30|    44| TEMP(F)
13770 FT             NW  7| NW 11|  W 10|  W 10|  W 14| WIND(MPH)
                       30%|   10%|    0%|   10%|   20%| 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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