Recreational Report
Issued by NWS Riverton, WY

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SXUS45 KRIW 231204
RECRIW

GRAND TETON NATIONAL PARK RECREATIONAL FORECAST
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE RIVERTON WY
604 AM MDT SAT MAY 23 2015

.SYNOPSIS...
A LOW PRESSURE SYSTEM DEVELOPING OVER THE FOUR CORNERS REGION
WILL DRIFT NORTHWARD LATER TODAY AND KEEP A MOIST AND UNSTABLE
WEATHER PATTERN ACROSS THE REGION THIS HOLIDAY WEEKEND. SCATTERED
SHOWERS AND LATE DAY THUNDERSTORMS WILL ROAM ACROSS THE COWBOY
STATE THROUGH SUNDAY EVENING. A FEW OF THESE STORMS COULD PRODUCE
OCCASIONAL LIGHTNING AND BRIEF HEAVY RAIN AT TIMES. A LITTLE MORE
SUNSHINE AND A LESSER CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS IS EXPECTED
ON MEMORIAL DAY.

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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 1200 PM: SCT AT 600 FT. BKN AT 2500 FT.
1200 PM TO 0800 PM: SCT AT 3000 FT. BKN AT 6000 FT.
0800 PM TO 0600 AM: SCT AT 3000 FT. BKN AT 5000 FT.
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FORECASTS FOR SELECT LOCATIONS:
                       SAT|   SAT|   SUN|   SUN|   MON|
                          | NIGHT|      | NIGHT|      |
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MOOSE                   57|    37|    59|    35|    60| TEMP(F)
6460 FT              NE  5| NE  8|  N  8|  N  4| SW  6| WIND(MPH)
                       60%|   40%|   40%|   20%|   10%| PRECIP(%)
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JENNY LAKE              56|    36|    57|    35|    59| TEMP(F)
6800 FT               E  5| NE  7|  N  7|  N  5| SW  6| WIND(MPH)
                       60%|   50%|   40%|   30%|   10%| PRECIP(%)
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COLTER BAY              56|    36|    58|    34|    59| TEMP(F)
6800 FT              SE  6| NE  7|  N  6| NE  5| SW  7| WIND(MPH)
                       60%|   40%|   40%|   30%|   10%| PRECIP(%)
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BERRY CREEK PC          49|    34|    50|    34|    51| TEMP(F)
7600 FT               E  9|  E 11| NE 10| NE  7| SW  7| WIND(MPH)
                       70%|   60%|   50%|   30%|   10%| PRECIP(%)
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DEATH CANYON PC         48|    32|    50|    32|    51| TEMP(F)
7800 FT               E  6| NE  9|  N  7|  N  7|  W  8| WIND(MPH)
                       80%|   70%|   50%|   40%|   10%| PRECIP(%)
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LOWER SADDLE            38|    29|    40|    28|    41| TEMP(F)
11600 FT              E  8| NE 10|  N  8| NW  8|  W 10| WIND(MPH)
                       90%|   80%|   70%|   50%|   10%| PRECIP(%)
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GRAND TETON SUMMIT      30|    21|    32|    20|    33| TEMP(F)
13770 FT              E  7| NE  9|  N  8| NW  9|  W 11| WIND(MPH)
                       90%|   90%|   80%|   70%|   10%| 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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