Recreational Report
Issued by NWS Riverton, WY

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GRAND TETON NATIONAL PARK RECREATIONAL FORECAST
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE RIVERTON WY
320 AM MDT TUE AUG 19 2014

.SYNOPSIS...
A STRONG DISTURBANCE WILL SPREAD NUMEROUS SHOWERS AND
THUNDERSTORMS ACROSS THE STATE TODAY...INCLUDING THE RECREATION
AREAS OF NORTHWESTERN WYOMING. A FEW STORMS COULD PRODUCE HEAVY
RAIN...SMALL HAIL...GUSTY WINDS...AND FREQUENT LIGHTNING AT TIMES
TODAY. WITH WIDESPREAD THUNDERSTORMS ACTIVITY...EXPECT COOLER HIGH
TEMPERATURES FOR TODAY. THE MENTIONED DISTURBANCE COULD LINGER
SCATTERED SHOWERS ACROSS THE STATE TONIGHT. MORE THUNDERSTORMS
WILL THEN BE POSSIBLE FOR WEDNESDAY..WITH HEAVY RAIN...GUSTY
WINDS...SMALL HAIL...AND FREQUENT LIGHTNING AGAIN POSSIBLE.

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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
1200 AM TO 1100 AM: SCT AT 12000 FT.
1100 AM TO 0200 PM: SCT AT 7000 FT. BKN AT 10000 FT.
0200 PM TO 0800 PM: SCT AT 5000 FT. BKN AT 8000 FT.
0800 PM TO 1200 AM: OVC AT 6000 FT.
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FORECASTS FOR SELECT LOCATIONS:
                       TUE|   TUE|   WED|   WED|   THU|
                          | NIGHT|      | NIGHT|      |
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MOOSE                   75|    46|    72|    45|    70| TEMP(F)
6460 FT              SW  8| SE  4| SW  8| SW  9| SW 10| WIND(MPH)
                       30%|   40%|   40%|   30%|   40%| PRECIP(%)
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JENNY LAKE              73|    47|    70|    46|    68| TEMP(F)
6800 FT               S  8|  S  4| SW  8| SW 11| SW 12| WIND(MPH)
                       40%|   50%|   40%|   30%|   40%| PRECIP(%)
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COLTER BAY              73|    50|    69|    50|    68| TEMP(F)
6800 FT               S  7| SE  5| SW  7|  S  7| SW  9| WIND(MPH)
                       30%|   40%|   40%|   30%|   40%| PRECIP(%)
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BERRY CREEK PC          65|    47|    63|    46|    60| TEMP(F)
7600 FT              SW  9|  S  8| SW 11| SW 13| SW 15| WIND(MPH)
                       40%|   50%|   50%|   40%|   50%| PRECIP(%)
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DEATH CANYON PC         63|    46|    62|    45|    59| TEMP(F)
7800 FT              SW  9|  N  5| SW 11| SW 14| SW 15| WIND(MPH)
                       50%|   50%|   50%|   40%|   60%| PRECIP(%)
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LOWER SADDLE            47|    41|    47|    39|    43| TEMP(F)
11600 FT             SW 10|  W  7|  W 13| SW 18| SW 17| WIND(MPH)
                       50%|   60%|   50%|   50%|   70%| PRECIP(%)
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GRAND TETON SUMMIT      39|    33|    39|    31|    35| TEMP(F)
13770 FT             SW 10|  W  8|  W 14| SW 18| SW 18| WIND(MPH)
                       50%|   60%|   60%|   50%|   70%| 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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