Recreational Report
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RECREATION FORECAST FOR THE NATIONAL PARKS OF THE SOUTHERN SIERRA
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE SAN JOAQUIN VALLEY - HANFORD CA
402 AM PDT FRI MAY 6 2016

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

THIS AN AUTOMATICALLY GENERATED PRODUCT THAT PROVIDES AVERAGE
VALUES FOR LARGE GEOGRAPHIC AREAS. FOR A MORE SITE-SPECIFIC
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ON THE RESULTING PAGE.

CAZ096-062300-
YOSEMITE NATIONAL PARK-
INCLUDING...YOSEMITE VALLEY /4000 FT/ AND THE HIGH COUNTRY /8500 FT/
402 AM PDT FRI MAY 6 2016

.TODAY...CHANCE OF THUNDERSTORMS. SNOW SHOWERS LIKELY IN THE
MORNING...THEN SNOW SHOWERS IN THE AFTERNOON. CHANCE OF
PRECIPITATION 80 PERCENT. SNOW ACCUMULATION UP TO 4 INCHES. SNOW
LEVEL ABOVE 8000 FEET. HIGHS 51 TO 61 IN YOSEMITE VALLEY...39 TO
48 IN THE HIGH COUNTRY.
.TONIGHT...SHOWERS...SNOW SHOWERS LIKELY AND CHANCE OF THUNDERSTORMS
IN THE EVENING...THEN CHANCE OF SHOWERS AFTER MIDNIGHT. CHANCE OF
PRECIPITATION 70 PERCENT. SNOW ACCUMULATION UP TO 1 INCH. SNOW LEVEL
ABOVE 8000 FEET. LOWS 39 TO 46 IN YOSEMITE VALLEY...24 TO 30 IN THE
HIGH COUNTRY.
.SATURDAY...SNOW SHOWERS LIKELY. CHANCE OF SHOWERS IN THE MORNING...
THEN SHOWERS LIKELY AND SLIGHT CHANCE OF THUNDERSTORMS IN THE
AFTERNOON. CHANCE OF PRECIPITATION 70 PERCENT. SNOW ACCUMULATION UP
TO 3 INCHES. SNOW LEVEL ABOVE 8000 FEET. HIGHS 53 TO 63 IN YOSEMITE
VALLEY...40 TO 49 IN THE HIGH COUNTRY.
.SATURDAY NIGHT...SLIGHT CHANCE OF THUNDERSTORMS IN THE EVENING.
SHOWERS LIKELY. CHANCE OF PRECIPITATION 60 PERCENT. SNOW
ACCUMULATION UP TO 3 INCHES. TOTAL SNOW ACCUMULATION UP TO
15 INCHES. SNOW LEVEL ABOVE 8000 FEET. LOWS 40 TO 48 IN YOSEMITE
VALLEY...26 TO 33 IN THE HIGH COUNTRY.
.SUNDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH A CHANCE OF SHOWERS. SLIGHT CHANCE OF
THUNDERSTORMS IN THE AFTERNOON. NOT AS COOL. CHANCE OF PRECIPITATION
50 PERCENT. SNOW LEVEL ABOVE 8000 FEET. HIGHS 58 TO 68 IN YOSEMITE
VALLEY...48 TO 56 IN THE HIGH COUNTRY.
.SUNDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLOUDY. SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS THROUGH THE
NIGHT. LOWS 39 TO 48 IN YOSEMITE VALLEY...26 TO 35 IN THE HIGH
COUNTRY.
.MONDAY AND MONDAY NIGHT...PARTLY CLOUDY. HIGHS 65 TO 75 IN YOSEMITE
VALLEY...52 TO 62 IN THE HIGH COUNTRY. LOWS 40 TO 50 IN YOSEMITE
VALLEY...27 TO 37 IN THE HIGH COUNTRY.
.TUESDAY...SUNNY. HIGHS 67 TO 77 IN YOSEMITE VALLEY...53 TO 63 IN
THE HIGH COUNTRY.
.TUESDAY NIGHT...PARTLY CLOUDY. SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS THROUGH THE
NIGHT. LOWS 42 TO 52 IN YOSEMITE VALLEY...28 TO 38 IN THE HIGH
COUNTRY.
.WEDNESDAY...SUNNY. HIGHS 68 TO 77 IN YOSEMITE VALLEY...54 TO 64 IN
THE HIGH COUNTRY.
.WEDNESDAY NIGHT...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS 43 TO 53 IN YOSEMITE VALLEY...
28 TO 38 IN THE HIGH COUNTRY.
.THURSDAY...SUNNY. HIGHS 69 TO 78 IN YOSEMITE VALLEY...53 TO 63 IN
THE HIGH COUNTRY.

&&
                        TEMPERATURE   /   PRECIPITATION
YOSEMITE VLY             60  43  62   /    70  60  60
TUOLUMNE MEADOWS         44  26  46   /    80  60  60
=

$$

CAZ096-062300-
KINGS CANYON NATIONAL PARK-
INCLUDING...CEDAR GROVE /4500 FT/ AND GRANT GROVE /6500 FT/
402 AM PDT FRI MAY 6 2016

.TODAY...CHANCE OF THUNDERSTORMS. SNOW SHOWERS LIKELY IN THE
MORNING...THEN SNOW SHOWERS IN THE AFTERNOON. CHANCE OF
PRECIPITATION 80 PERCENT. SNOW ACCUMULATION UP TO 6 INCHES. SNOW
LEVEL ABOVE 8000 FEET. HIGHS 55 TO 60 AT CEDAR GROVE...39 TO 44 AT
GRANT GROVE.
.TONIGHT...SNOW SHOWERS LIKELY...CHANCE OF THUNDERSTORMS AND SHOWERS
LIKELY IN THE EVENING...THEN CHANCE OF SNOW SHOWERS AFTER MIDNIGHT.
CHANCE OF PRECIPITATION 70 PERCENT. SNOW ACCUMULATION UP TO
2 INCHES. SNOW LEVEL ABOVE 8000 FEET. LOWS 35 TO 44 AT CEDAR GROVE...
24 TO 29 AT GRANT GROVE.
.SATURDAY...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 1 TO 14 INCHES. SNOW LEVEL
ABOVE 8000 FEET. HIGHS 59 TO 64 AT CEDAR GROVE...42 TO 47 AT GRANT
GROVE.
.SATURDAY 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 37 TO 46 AT CEDAR
GROVE...27 TO 32 AT GRANT GROVE.
.SUNDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH A CHANCE OF SNOW SHOWERS. SLIGHT CHANCE
OF THUNDERSTORMS IN THE AFTERNOON. CHANCE OF PRECIPITATION
50 PERCENT. SNOW LEVEL ABOVE 8000 FEET. HIGHS 62 TO 67 AT CEDAR
GROVE...47 TO 52 AT GRANT GROVE.
.SUNDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLOUDY IN THE EVENING THEN BECOMING PARTLY
CLOUDY. CHANCE OF SHOWERS. LOWS 39 TO 49 AT CEDAR GROVE...28 TO
33 AT GRANT GROVE.
.MONDAY THROUGH THURSDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
HIGHS 72 TO 82 AT CEDAR GROVE...54 TO 61 AT GRANT GROVE. LOWS 42 TO
52 AT CEDAR GROVE...28 TO 37 AT GRANT GROVE.

=

$$

CAZ097-062300-
SEQUOIA NATIONAL PARK-
INCLUDING...FOOTHILLS /2500 FT/ GIANT FOREST AND LODGEPOLE /6500 FT/
402 AM PDT FRI MAY 6 2016

.TODAY...CHANCE OF THUNDERSTORMS. SNOW SHOWERS LIKELY IN THE
MORNING...THEN SNOW SHOWERS IN THE AFTERNOON. SNOW ACCUMULATION UP
TO 5 INCHES. SNOW LEVEL 7500 FEET. HIGHS 57 TO 66 IN THE FOOTHILLS...
41 TO 49 IN THE GIANT FOREST AND LODGEPOLE AREA.
.TONIGHT...SNOW SHOWERS LIKELY...CHANCE OF THUNDERSTORMS AND SHOWERS
LIKELY IN THE EVENING...THEN CHANCE OF SNOW SHOWERS AFTER MIDNIGHT.
CHANCE OF PRECIPITATION 70 PERCENT. SNOW ACCUMULATION UP TO 1 INCH.
TOTAL SNOW ACCUMULATION UP TO 8 INCHES. SNOW LEVEL ABOVE 8000 FEET.
LOWS 43 TO 49 IN THE FOOTHILLS...29 TO 38 IN THE GIANT FOREST AND
LODGEPOLE AREA.
.SATURDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH A CHANCE OF SNOW SHOWERS. SLIGHT
CHANCE OF THUNDERSTORMS IN THE AFTERNOON. CHANCE OF PRECIPITATION
50 PERCENT. SNOW LEVEL ABOVE 8000 FEET. HIGHS 61 TO 70 IN THE
FOOTHILLS...45 TO 52 IN THE GIANT FOREST AND LODGEPOLE AREA.
.SATURDAY 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 44 TO 51 IN THE
FOOTHILLS...31 TO 40 IN THE GIANT FOREST AND LODGEPOLE AREA.
.SUNDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH A CHANCE OF SHOWERS. SLIGHT CHANCE OF
THUNDERSTORMS IN THE AFTERNOON. CHANCE OF PRECIPITATION 40 PERCENT.
SNOW LEVEL ABOVE 8000 FEET. HIGHS 64 TO 74 IN THE FOOTHILLS...49 TO
57 IN THE GIANT FOREST AND LODGEPOLE AREA.
.SUNDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLOUDY. CHANCE OF SHOWERS. LOWS 46 TO 54 IN
THE FOOTHILLS...33 TO 43 IN THE GIANT FOREST AND LODGEPOLE AREA.
.MONDAY THROUGH TUESDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. HIGHS 75 TO 85 IN THE
FOOTHILLS...60 TO 70 IN THE GIANT FOREST AND LODGEPOLE AREA. LOWS
47 TO 57 IN THE FOOTHILLS...35 TO 45 IN THE GIANT FOREST AND
LODGEPOLE AREA.
.TUESDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS 49 TO 59 IN THE FOOTHILLS...
37 TO 47 IN THE GIANT FOREST AND LODGEPOLE AREA.
.WEDNESDAY THROUGH THURSDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. HIGHS 80 TO 87 IN THE
FOOTHILLS...62 TO 72 IN THE GIANT FOREST AND LODGEPOLE AREA. LOWS
50 TO 60 IN THE FOOTHILLS...38 TO 48 IN THE GIANT FOREST AND
LODGEPOLE AREA.

&&
                        TEMPERATURE   /   PRECIPITATION
ASH MTN ENTRY            68  49  72   /    70  50  40
LODGEPOLE                41  29  45   /    80  70  50
=

$$


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