Recreational Report
Issued by NWS San Joaquin Valley, CA

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RECREATION FORECAST FOR THE NATIONAL PARKS OF THE SOUTHERN SIERRA
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE SAN JOAQUIN VALLEY - HANFORD CA
202 AM PDT TUE MAY 24 2016

POINT TEMPERATURES AND PROBABILITIES OF MEASURABLE PRECIPITATION
ARE FOR TODAY...TONIGHT...AND WEDNESDAY.

THIS AN AUTOMATICALLY GENERATED PRODUCT THAT PROVIDES AVERAGE
VALUES FOR LARGE GEOGRAPHIC AREAS. FOR A MORE SITE-SPECIFIC
FORECAST...PLEASE VISIT WEATHER.GOV/HANFORD AND EITHER
(1) SELECT A LOCATION FROM THE DROP DOWN MENU ABOVE THE MAP OR...
(2) CLICK A LOCATION ON THE MAP.
YOU CAN REFINE YOUR SELECTION BY CLICKING ON THE MAP DISPLAYED
ON THE RESULTING PAGE.

CAZ096-242300-
YOSEMITE NATIONAL PARK-
INCLUDING...YOSEMITE VALLEY /4000 FT/ AND THE HIGH COUNTRY /8500 FT/
202 AM PDT TUE MAY 24 2016

.TODAY...CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND SLIGHT CHANCE OF SNOW SHOWERS IN THE
MORNING...THEN SNOW SHOWERS...SHOWERS AND SLIGHT CHANCE OF
THUNDERSTORMS IN THE AFTERNOON. CHANCE OF PRECIPITATION 80 PERCENT.
SNOW ACCUMULATION UP TO 3 INCHES. SNOW LEVEL 7500 FEET. HIGHS 53 TO
63 IN YOSEMITE VALLEY...38 TO 47 IN THE HIGH COUNTRY.
.TONIGHT...SHOWERS...SNOW SHOWERS LIKELY AND SLIGHT CHANCE OF
THUNDERSTORMS IN THE EVENING...THEN CHANCE OF SHOWERS AFTER
MIDNIGHT. CHANCE OF PRECIPITATION 70 PERCENT. SNOW ACCUMULATION UP
TO 2 INCHES. SNOW LEVEL ABOVE 8000 FEET. LOWS 38 TO 47 IN YOSEMITE
VALLEY...23 TO 31 IN THE HIGH COUNTRY.
.WEDNESDAY...CHANCE OF SHOWERS IN THE MORNING...THEN SHOWERS...SNOW
SHOWERS LIKELY AND SLIGHT CHANCE OF THUNDERSTORMS IN THE AFTERNOON.
CHANCE OF PRECIPITATION 70 PERCENT. SNOW ACCUMULATION UP TO
3 INCHES. TOTAL SNOW ACCUMULATION UP TO 9 INCHES. SNOW LEVEL ABOVE
8000 FEET. HIGHS 55 TO 65 IN YOSEMITE VALLEY...41 TO 50 IN THE HIGH
COUNTRY.
.WEDNESDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLOUDY. CHANCE OF SHOWERS...SNOW SHOWERS
AND SLIGHT CHANCE OF THUNDERSTORMS IN THE EVENING...THEN SLIGHT
CHANCE OF SHOWERS AFTER MIDNIGHT. CHANCE OF PRECIPITATION
50 PERCENT. SNOW LEVEL ABOVE 8000 FEET. LOWS 39 TO 46 IN YOSEMITE
VALLEY...24 TO 32 IN THE HIGH COUNTRY.
.THURSDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH A SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS. SLIGHT
CHANCE OF SNOW SHOWERS IN THE MORNING...THEN CHANCE OF SNOW SHOWERS
AND SLIGHT CHANCE OF THUNDERSTORMS IN THE AFTERNOON. CHANCE OF
PRECIPITATION 40 PERCENT. SNOW LEVEL ABOVE 8000 FEET. HIGHS 61 TO
71 IN YOSEMITE VALLEY...46 TO 56 IN THE HIGH COUNTRY.
.THURSDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLOUDY IN THE EVENING THEN BECOMING PARTLY
CLOUDY. CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND SLIGHT CHANCE OF THUNDERSTORMS. LOWS
41 TO 50 IN YOSEMITE VALLEY...25 TO 34 IN THE HIGH COUNTRY.
.FRIDAY THROUGH MEMORIAL DAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. SLIGHT CHANCE OF
SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS. SLIGHT CHANCE OF SNOW SHOWERS. HIGHS
65 TO 75 IN YOSEMITE VALLEY...49 TO 59 IN THE HIGH COUNTRY. LOWS
40 TO 50 IN YOSEMITE VALLEY...25 TO 34 IN THE HIGH COUNTRY.

&&
                        TEMPERATURE   /   PRECIPITATION
YOSEMITE VLY             63  44  65   /    80  70  60
TUOLUMNE MEADOWS         45  25  47   /    80  70  70
=

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CAZ096-242300-
KINGS CANYON NATIONAL PARK-
INCLUDING...CEDAR GROVE /4500 FT/ AND GRANT GROVE /6500 FT/
202 AM PDT TUE MAY 24 2016

.TODAY...CHANCE OF SNOW SHOWERS IN THE MORNING...THEN SNOW SHOWERS
WITH POSSIBLE SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS LIKELY IN THE AFTERNOON.
CHANCE OF PRECIPITATION 80 PERCENT. SNOW ACCUMULATION UP TO
4 INCHES. SNOW LEVEL 7500 FEET. HIGHS 59 TO 65 AT CEDAR GROVE...
42 TO 47 AT GRANT GROVE.
.TONIGHT...SNOW SHOWERS...SHOWERS LIKELY AND SLIGHT CHANCE OF
THUNDERSTORMS IN THE EVENING...THEN PARTLY CLOUDY WITH A CHANCE OF
SNOW SHOWERS AFTER MIDNIGHT. CHANCE OF PRECIPITATION 70 PERCENT.
SNOW ACCUMULATION UP TO 2 INCHES. SNOW LEVEL ABOVE 8000 FEET. LOWS
38 TO 45 AT CEDAR GROVE...26 TO 31 AT GRANT GROVE.
.WEDNESDAY...CHANCE OF SNOW SHOWERS IN THE MORNING...THEN SNOW
SHOWERS...SHOWERS LIKELY AND SLIGHT CHANCE OF THUNDERSTORMS IN THE
AFTERNOON. CHANCE OF PRECIPITATION 70 PERCENT. SNOW ACCUMULATION UP
TO 3 INCHES. TOTAL SNOW ACCUMULATION UP TO 10 INCHES. SNOW LEVEL
ABOVE 8000 FEET. HIGHS 60 TO 65 AT CEDAR GROVE...42 TO 48 AT GRANT
GROVE.
.WEDNESDAY NIGHT...SLIGHT CHANCE OF THUNDERSTORMS IN THE EVENING.
MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH A CHANCE OF SNOW SHOWERS. CHANCE OF PRECIPITATION
50 PERCENT. SNOW LEVEL ABOVE 8000 FEET. LOWS 38 TO 47 AT CEDAR
GROVE...27 TO 32 AT GRANT GROVE.
.THURSDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS IN THE MORNING...
THEN CHANCE OF SHOWERS...SNOW SHOWERS AND SLIGHT CHANCE OF
THUNDERSTORMS IN THE AFTERNOON. NOT AS COOL. CHANCE OF PRECIPITATION
50 PERCENT. SNOW LEVEL ABOVE 8000 FEET. HIGHS 63 TO 72 AT CEDAR
GROVE...49 TO 54 AT GRANT GROVE.
.THURSDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLOUDY IN THE EVENING THEN BECOMING PARTLY
CLOUDY. CHANCE OF SHOWERS...SNOW SHOWERS AND SLIGHT CHANCE OF
THUNDERSTORMS. LOWS 41 TO 51 AT CEDAR GROVE...29 TO 34 AT GRANT
GROVE.
.FRIDAY THROUGH SUNDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS...
THUNDERSTORMS AND SNOW SHOWERS. SLIGHT CHANCE OF THUNDERSTORMS AND
SNOW SHOWERS IN THE AFTERNOON. HIGHS 67 TO 77 AT CEDAR GROVE...52 TO
58 AT GRANT GROVE. LOWS 41 TO 51 AT CEDAR GROVE...28 TO 35 AT GRANT
GROVE.
.SUNDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLOUDY IN THE EVENING THEN BECOMING PARTLY
CLOUDY. SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS...THUNDERSTORMS AND SNOW SHOWERS.
LOWS 42 TO 52 AT CEDAR GROVE...29 TO 34 AT GRANT GROVE.
.MEMORIAL DAY...MOSTLY SUNNY. SLIGHT CHANCE OF THUNDERSTORMS AND
SNOW SHOWERS IN THE AFTERNOON. HIGHS 68 TO 78 AT CEDAR GROVE...53 TO
58 AT GRANT GROVE.

=

$$

CAZ097-242300-
SEQUOIA NATIONAL PARK-
INCLUDING...FOOTHILLS /2500 FT/ GIANT FOREST AND LODGEPOLE /6500 FT/
202 AM PDT TUE MAY 24 2016

.TODAY...SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS IN THE MORNING...THEN SNOW
SHOWERS...SHOWERS LIKELY AND SLIGHT CHANCE OF THUNDERSTORMS IN THE
AFTERNOON. CHANCE OF PRECIPITATION 70 PERCENT. SNOW ACCUMULATION UP
TO 1 INCH. SNOW LEVEL 7500 FEET. HIGHS 62 TO 72 IN THE FOOTHILLS...
44 TO 52 IN THE GIANT FOREST AND LODGEPOLE AREA.
.TONIGHT...CHANCE OF SHOWERS. SNOW SHOWERS LIKELY AND SLIGHT CHANCE
OF THUNDERSTORMS IN THE EVENING...THEN CHANCE OF SNOW SHOWERS AFTER
MIDNIGHT. CHANCE OF PRECIPITATION 60 PERCENT. SNOW ACCUMULATION UP
TO 1 INCH. SNOW LEVEL ABOVE 8000 FEET. LOWS 44 TO 50 IN THE
FOOTHILLS...31 TO 38 IN THE GIANT FOREST AND LODGEPOLE AREA.
.WEDNESDAY...CHANCE OF SNOW SHOWERS IN THE MORNING...THEN SNOW
SHOWERS...SHOWERS LIKELY AND SLIGHT CHANCE OF THUNDERSTORMS IN THE
AFTERNOON. CHANCE OF PRECIPITATION 70 PERCENT. SNOW ACCUMULATION UP
TO 3 INCHES. TOTAL SNOW ACCUMULATION UP TO 5 INCHES. SNOW LEVEL
ABOVE 8000 FEET. HIGHS 62 TO 72 IN THE FOOTHILLS...45 TO 54 IN THE
GIANT FOREST AND LODGEPOLE AREA.
.WEDNESDAY NIGHT...SLIGHT CHANCE OF THUNDERSTORMS IN THE EVENING.
MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH A CHANCE OF SHOWERS. CHANCE OF PRECIPITATION
50 PERCENT. SNOW LEVEL ABOVE 8000 FEET. LOWS 45 TO 51 IN THE
FOOTHILLS...32 TO 40 IN THE GIANT FOREST AND LODGEPOLE AREA.
.THURSDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. SLIGHT CHANCE OF SNOW SHOWERS IN THE
MORNING...THEN CHANCE OF SHOWERS...SNOW SHOWERS AND SLIGHT CHANCE OF
THUNDERSTORMS IN THE AFTERNOON. NOT AS COOL. CHANCE OF PRECIPITATION
50 PERCENT. SNOW LEVEL ABOVE 8000 FEET. HIGHS 70 TO 79 IN THE
FOOTHILLS...52 TO 61 IN THE GIANT FOREST AND LODGEPOLE AREA.
.THURSDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLOUDY IN THE EVENING THEN BECOMING PARTLY
CLOUDY. CHANCE OF SHOWERS...SNOW SHOWERS AND SLIGHT CHANCE OF
THUNDERSTORMS. LOWS 47 TO 56 IN THE FOOTHILLS...34 TO 44 IN THE
GIANT FOREST AND LODGEPOLE AREA.
.FRIDAY THROUGH MEMORIAL DAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. SLIGHT CHANCE OF
THUNDERSTORMS. SLIGHT CHANCE OF THUNDERSTORMS. HIGHS 75 TO 85 IN THE
FOOTHILLS...57 TO 67 IN THE GIANT FOREST AND LODGEPOLE AREA. LOWS
47 TO 57 IN THE FOOTHILLS...35 TO 45 IN THE GIANT FOREST AND
LODGEPOLE AREA.

&&
                        TEMPERATURE   /   PRECIPITATION
ASH MTN ENTRY            73  50  72   /    40  30  50
LODGEPOLE                46  31  46   /    60  50  60
=

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