Recreational Report
Issued by NWS Riverton, WY

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SXUS45 KRIW 230901
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GRAND TETON NATIONAL PARK RECREATIONAL FORECAST
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE RIVERTON WY
301 AM MDT SAT AUG 23 2014

.SYNOPSIS...
SCATTERED SHOWERS WILL CONTINUE AGAIN TODAY ACROSS THE COWBOY STATE.
ISOLATED EMBEDDED THUNDERSTORMS...WILL BE POSSIBLE THIS AFTERNOON
WITH THIS ACTIVITY. THE MAIN THREAT...REMAINS LOCALLY HEAVY RAIN.
TEMPERATURES WILL BE MUCH COOLER THAN NORMAL...DUE TO THE OVERCAST
AND WET CONDITIONS. LIGHT SNOW WILL BE POSSIBLE...IN THE
MOUNTAINS...WITH THE BEST CHANCE OCCURRING LATE SATURDAY NIGHT.
CONDITIONS WILL REMAIN COOL...AS PRECIPITATION ENDS SUNDAY.
HOWEVER...SCATTERED SHOWERS WILL CONTINUE ACROSS NORTHERN AND
WESTERN PORTIONS.

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LIGHTNING THREAT FORECAST:
TODAY:    HIGH
TONIGHT:  HIGH
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 0400 AM: SCT AT 4000 FT. BKN AT 5000 FT.
0400 AM TO 0900 AM: SCT AT 2200 FT. BKN AT 4000 FT.
0900 AM TO 0100 PM: SCT AT 2500 FT. BKN AT 4000 FT.
0100 PM TO 0500 PM: SCT AT 2500 FT. BKN AT 4000 FT.
0500 PM TO 1000 PM: BKN AT 2500 FT.
1000 PM TO 1200 AM: SCT AT 2500 FT. BKN AT 4000 FT.
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FORECASTS FOR SELECT LOCATIONS:
                       SAT|   SAT|   SUN|   SUN|   MON|
                          | NIGHT|      | NIGHT|      |
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MOOSE                   55|    38|    59|    37|    62| TEMP(F)
6460 FT               W 14| NW 16| NW  8| SW 11|  S 17| WIND(MPH)
                       40%|   30%|   30%|   10%|   30%| PRECIP(%)
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JENNY LAKE              53|    39|    58|    36|    61| TEMP(F)
6800 FT               W 14| NW 16| NW  9| SW 11|  S 16| WIND(MPH)
                       40%|   40%|   30%|   10%|   40%| PRECIP(%)
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COLTER BAY              54|    40|    56|    40|    62| TEMP(F)
6800 FT               W 16| NW 17| NW 10| SW 11|  S 14| WIND(MPH)
                       40%|   40%|   30%|   10%|   40%| PRECIP(%)
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BERRY CREEK PC          47|    38|    51|    37|    55| TEMP(F)
7600 FT               W 18| NW 16| NW 11| SW 11|  S 12| WIND(MPH)
                       50%|   50%|   40%|   20%|   40%| PRECIP(%)
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DEATH CANYON PC         45|    38|    51|    36|    56| TEMP(F)
7800 FT               W 14| NW 16| NW  8| SW 11|  S 16| WIND(MPH)
                       50%|   50%|   40%|   20%|   50%| PRECIP(%)
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LOWER SADDLE            34|    34|    40|    31|    43| TEMP(F)
11600 FT              W 14| NW 16| NW  9| SW 11|  S 15| WIND(MPH)
                       60%|   60%|   50%|   30%|   60%| PRECIP(%)
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GRAND TETON SUMMIT      26|    26|    32|    23|    35| TEMP(F)
13770 FT              W 14| NW 16| NW  9| SW 11|  S 15| WIND(MPH)
                       70%|   60%|   50%|   30%|   60%| 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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