Recreational Report
Issued by NWS Riverton, WY

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GRAND TETON NATIONAL PARK RECREATIONAL FORECAST
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE RIVERTON WY
311 AM MDT MON AUG 25 2014

.SYNOPSIS...
ANOTHER STRONG UPPER LEVEL DISTURBANCE...WILL MOVE INTO THE NORTHERN
GREAT BASIN TODAY...BRINGING ISOLATED TO SCATTERED SHOWERS AND
THUNDERSTORMS ACROSS THE COWBOY STATE. THIS ACTIVITY WILL BEGIN
ACROSS SOUTHERN AND WESTERN PORTIONS THIS MORNING...GRADUALLY
SPREADING NORTH AND EAST THROUGHOUT THE DAY. THE MAIN THREAT WITH
THESE STORMS...WILL BE GUSTY WINDS AND SMALL HAIL. THIS LARGE
DISTURBANCE WILL THEN SLOWLY PUSH EASTWARD...BRINGING WIDESPREAD
CHANCES FOR SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS...ALONG WITH COOL
CONDITIONS...THROUGH AT LEAST WEDNESDAY.

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LIGHTNING THREAT FORECAST:
TODAY:    HIGH
TONIGHT:  HIGH
TOMORROW: HIGH
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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
0200 AM TO 1000 AM: FEW AT 400 FT. SCT AT 10000 FT.
1000 AM TO 1200 PM: FEW AT 2500 FT. SCT AT 10000 FT.
1200 PM TO 0900 PM: SCT AT 5000 FT. BKN AT 8000 FT.
0900 PM TO 1200 AM: SCT AT 4500 FT. BKN AT 6000 FT.
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FORECASTS FOR SELECT LOCATIONS:
                       MON|   MON|   TUE|   TUE|   WED|
                          | NIGHT|      | NIGHT|      |
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MOOSE                   64|    42|    69|    41|    69| TEMP(F)
6460 FT               S  6| NE  5| SE  4| NW  3| SW  4| WIND(MPH)
                       50%|   50%|   30%|   20%|   20%| PRECIP(%)
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JENNY LAKE              60|    42|    66|    40|    66| TEMP(F)
6800 FT               S  7| SE  5|  S  5|  W  4| SW  4| WIND(MPH)
                       50%|   60%|   30%|   20%|   20%| PRECIP(%)
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COLTER BAY              60|    44|    66|    43|    66| TEMP(F)
6800 FT               S  7|  E  3|  S  5|  S  3| SW  5| WIND(MPH)
                       60%|   60%|   30%|   20%|   10%| PRECIP(%)
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BERRY CREEK PC          54|    43|    60|    41|    60| TEMP(F)
7600 FT               S  7|  S  8| SW  6|  W  5|  W  7| WIND(MPH)
                       70%|   70%|   40%|   20%|   10%| PRECIP(%)
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DEATH CANYON PC         53|    40|    60|    40|    59| TEMP(F)
7800 FT               S  8|  E  4|  S  6|  N  4|  W  6| WIND(MPH)
                       60%|   60%|   40%|   30%|   30%| PRECIP(%)
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LOWER SADDLE            42|    37|    49|    35|    45| TEMP(F)
11600 FT              S  9|  S  6| SW  7|  N  5| NW  7| WIND(MPH)
                       60%|   60%|   50%|   30%|   30%| PRECIP(%)
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GRAND TETON SUMMIT      34|    29|    41|    27|    37| TEMP(F)
13770 FT              S 10|  S  7| SW  8|  N  5| NW  7| WIND(MPH)
                       60%|   60%|   60%|   30%|   30%| 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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