Recreational Report
Issued by NWS Riverton, WY

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SXUS45 KRIW 050943
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GRAND TETON NATIONAL PARK RECREATIONAL FORECAST
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE RIVERTON WY
343 AM MDT WED AUG 5 2015

.SYNOPSIS...
AN APPROACHING UPPER LEVEL DISTURBANCE WILL BRING A FEW ISOLATED
TO SCATTERED SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS THIS MORNING ACROSS WESTERN
WYOMING. AS THIS DISTURBANCE PUSHES ACROSS THE STATE TODAY...MORE
WIDESPREAD THUNDERSTORMS WILL BE POSSIBLE THIS AFTERNOON AND
EVENING. HEAVY RAIN...FREQUENT LIGHTNING...GUSTY WINDS...AND
SMALL HAIL WILL ALL BE POSSIBLE FROM THESE AFTERNOON AND EVENING
THUNDERSTORMS. THUNDERSTORM ACTIVITY WILL THEN DIMINISH TONIGHT.
MAINLY DRY AND SLIGHTLY COOLER CONDITIONS ARE THEN EXPECTED FOR
THURSDAY.


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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 0700 AM: BKN AT 10000 FT.
0700 AM TO 1100 AM: SCT AT 10000 FT.
1100 AM TO 0400 PM: SCT AT 6000 FT. BKN AT 10000 FT.
0400 PM TO 0800 PM: OVC AT 5000 FT.
0800 PM TO 1200 AM: OVC AT 4000 FT.
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FORECASTS FOR SELECT LOCATIONS:
                       WED|   WED|   THU|   THU|   FRI|
                          | NIGHT|      | NIGHT|      |
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MOOSE                   74|    45|    72|    43|    74| TEMP(F)
6460 FT               S  8| SW  8| SW 11| SW 10|  S  5| WIND(MPH)
                       50%|   50%|   10%|    0%|   10%| PRECIP(%)
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JENNY LAKE              74|    44|    72|    42|    74| TEMP(F)
6800 FT               S  9|  W 11| SW 11| SW 14| SW  6| WIND(MPH)
                       50%|   50%|   10%|    0%|   10%| PRECIP(%)
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COLTER BAY              72|    46|    70|    43|    73| TEMP(F)
6800 FT              NW  8| SW 10| SW 10| SW 10|  S  4| WIND(MPH)
                       50%|   50%|   10%|    0%|   10%| PRECIP(%)
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BERRY CREEK PC          68|    46|    66|    44|    69| TEMP(F)
7600 FT              SW 11|  W 12| SW 16| SW 18| SW  9| WIND(MPH)
                       60%|   60%|   10%|    0%|   10%| PRECIP(%)
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DEATH CANYON PC         66|    43|    63|    43|    66| TEMP(F)
7800 FT               S 11|  W 14| SW 17| SW 18| SW 11| WIND(MPH)
                       70%|   60%|   10%|    0%|   20%| PRECIP(%)
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LOWER SADDLE            54|    41|    52|    40|    55| TEMP(F)
11600 FT             SW 12|  W 17|  W 19|  W 22| SW 14| WIND(MPH)
                       80%|   70%|   10%|    0%|   20%| PRECIP(%)
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GRAND TETON SUMMIT      46|    33|    44|    32|    47| TEMP(F)
13770 FT             SW 13|  W 18|  W 20|  W 22| SW 15| WIND(MPH)
                       80%|   80%|   10%|    0%|   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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