Recreational Report
Issued by NWS Riverton, WY

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GRAND TETON NATIONAL PARK RECREATIONAL FORECAST
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE RIVERTON WY
303 AM MDT MON JUL 21 2014

.SYNOPSIS...
SOUTHWEST WINDS ALOFT WILL CONTINUE TODAY...AS A WEAK COLD FRONT
BECOMES STATIONARY OVER NORTHERN AND WESTERN WYOMING. PACIFIC
MOISTURE AND EMBEDDED SHORTWAVES...WILL MOVE OVER THE AREA IN THIS
PATTERN. SCATTERED SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS...WILL OCCUR OVER
WESTERN PORTIONS TODAY...WITH ISOLATED CONVECTIVE ACTIVITY POSSIBLE
IN THE BIG HORN BASIN. CONDITIONS WILL REMAIN HOT AND DRY...WITH
PARTLY CLOUDY SKIES...EAST OF THE DIVIDE. A RED FLAG WARNING WILL BE
IN EFFECT AGAIN THIS AFTERNOON...FOR PORTIONS OF SWEETWATER AND
NATRONA COUNTIES.

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LIGHTNING THREAT FORECAST:
TODAY:    HIGH
TONIGHT:  MODERATE
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 1200 PM: SCT AT 7000 FT. BKN AT 10000 FT.
1200 PM TO 0800 PM: SCT AT 7000 FT. BKN AT 10000 FT.
0800 PM TO 1200 AM: SCT AT 8000 FT. BKN AT 12000 FT.
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FORECASTS FOR SELECT LOCATIONS:
                       MON|   MON|   TUE|   TUE|   WED|
                          | NIGHT|      | NIGHT|      |
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MOOSE                   73|    45|    81|    47|    84| TEMP(F)
6460 FT              SW 15| SW  7|  S  6| SE  5|  S 11| WIND(MPH)
                       40%|   30%|   10%|   10%|   10%| PRECIP(%)
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JENNY LAKE              70|    46|    78|    48|    82| TEMP(F)
6800 FT              SW 15| SW 11|  S  7|  S  6|  S 11| WIND(MPH)
                       60%|   40%|   20%|   10%|   10%| PRECIP(%)
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COLTER BAY              73|    49|    81|    52|    84| TEMP(F)
6800 FT              SW 10|  S  6| SE  5| SE  7|  S 10| WIND(MPH)
                       50%|   40%|   10%|   10%|   10%| PRECIP(%)
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BERRY CREEK PC          62|    47|    72|    50|    74| TEMP(F)
7600 FT              SW 18| SW 16| SW 10|  S 12| SW 15| WIND(MPH)
                       60%|   50%|   20%|   20%|   10%| PRECIP(%)
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DEATH CANYON PC         60|    47|    68|    50|    71| TEMP(F)
7800 FT              SW 18| SW 17| SW 10|  S 11|  S 16| WIND(MPH)
                       70%|   60%|   20%|   20%|   10%| PRECIP(%)
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LOWER SADDLE            49|    42|    56|    45|    58| TEMP(F)
11600 FT             SW 19| SW 19| SW 11|  S 12| SW 20| WIND(MPH)
                       80%|   60%|   30%|   20%|   20%| PRECIP(%)
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GRAND TETON SUMMIT      41|    34|    48|    37|    50| TEMP(F)
13770 FT             SW 19| SW 20| SW 11|  S 14| SW 21| WIND(MPH)
                       70%|   60%|   20%|   20%|   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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