Recreational Report
Issued by NWS Riverton, WY

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GRAND TETON NATIONAL PARK RECREATIONAL FORECAST
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE RIVERTON WY
511 AM MDT THU JUL 21 2016

.SYNOPSIS...
HOT AND DRY CONDITIONS... WILL PERSIST ACROSS THE COWBOY STATE TODAY
AND FRIDAY. THESE CONDITIONS...COUPLED WITH LOW HUMIDITIES...WILL
KEEP THE FIRE DANGER ELEVATED. SMOKE FROM THE CLIFF CREEK...AND LAVA
MOUNTAIN FIRES...WILL MAINLY AFFECT CENTRAL AND NORTHEAST PORTIONS.
ISOLATED AFTERNOON AND EVENING THUNDERSTORMS...WILL BE POSSIBLE IN
THE HIGHER ELEVATIONS. A RELATIVELY DRY COLD FRONT...WILL MOVE
ACROSS THE STATE LATE FRIDAY NIGHT INTO SATURDAY MORNING.

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LIGHTNING THREAT FORECAST:
TODAY:    LOW
TONIGHT:  LOW
TOMORROW: MODERATE
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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 0200 PM: CLEAR
0200 PM TO 0830 PM: SCT AT 10000 FT.
0830 PM TO 1200 AM: FEW AT 10000 FT.
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FORECASTS FOR SELECT LOCATIONS:
                       THU|   THU|   FRI|   FRI|   SAT|
                          | NIGHT|      | NIGHT|      |
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MOOSE                   85|    49|    83|    41|    77| TEMP(F)
6460 FT              SW  6|  S  6| SW  9| SW 10|  S  5| WIND(MPH)
                        0%|   10%|   10%|   10%|    0%| PRECIP(%)
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JENNY LAKE              82|    49|    79|    42|    74| TEMP(F)
6800 FT               S  7| SW 10| SW 10| SW 13| SW  6| WIND(MPH)
                        0%|   10%|   10%|   10%|    0%| PRECIP(%)
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COLTER BAY              83|    50|    83|    42|    76| TEMP(F)
6800 FT               S  6|  S  7|  S 10| SW 10|  S  5| WIND(MPH)
                        0%|   10%|   10%|   10%|    0%| PRECIP(%)
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BERRY CREEK PC          78|    54|    74|    44|    69| TEMP(F)
7600 FT              SW  8| SW 14| SW 15| SW 18| SW 10| WIND(MPH)
                       10%|   10%|   10%|   10%|   10%| PRECIP(%)
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DEATH CANYON PC         73|    51|    67|    42|    64| TEMP(F)
7800 FT              SW  9| SW 14| SW 14|  W 19|  W  9| WIND(MPH)
                       10%|   10%|   20%|   10%|   10%| PRECIP(%)
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LOWER SADDLE            65|    49|    57|    38|    55| TEMP(F)
11600 FT             SW 11| SW 15| SW 15|  W 20|  W 10| WIND(MPH)
                       10%|   10%|   20%|   10%|   10%| PRECIP(%)
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GRAND TETON SUMMIT      57|    41|    49|    30|    47| TEMP(F)
13770 FT             SW 11| SW 15| SW 15|  W 21|  W 10| WIND(MPH)
                       20%|   10%|   20%|   10%|   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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