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
200 AM PST SAT DEC 10 2016

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

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.

CAZ096-110000-
YOSEMITE NATIONAL PARK-
INCLUDING...YOSEMITE VALLEY /4000 FT/ AND THE HIGH COUNTRY /8500 FT/
200 AM PST SAT DEC 10 2016

.TODAY...RAIN AND SNOW. STRONG WINDS. SNOW ACCUMULATION UP TO
16 INCHES. SNOW LEVEL ABOVE 8000 FEET. HIGHS 44 TO 54 IN YOSEMITE
VALLEY...39 TO 45 IN THE HIGH COUNTRY. SOUTHWEST WINDS AROUND 50 MPH
WITH GUSTS TO 80 MPH.
.TONIGHT...HEAVY RAIN AND SNOW IN THE EVENING...THEN SNOW AND RAIN
LIKELY AFTER MIDNIGHT. CHANCE OF PRECIPITATION 80 PERCENT. VERY
WINDY. COLDER. SNOW ACCUMULATION UP TO 13 INCHES. TOTAL SNOW
ACCUMULATION UP TO 31 INCHES. SNOW LEVEL ABOVE 8000 FEET. LOWS 31 TO
40 IN YOSEMITE VALLEY...17 TO 27 IN THE HIGH COUNTRY. GUSTS UP TO
70 MPH IN THE EVENING DECREASING TO 60 MPH AFTER MIDNIGHT.
.SUNDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. A 20 PERCENT CHANCE OF SNOW IN THE MORNING.
BREEZY. HIGHS 44 TO 54 IN YOSEMITE VALLEY...37 TO 43 IN THE HIGH
COUNTRY.
.SUNDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLOUDY. BREEZY. LOWS 31 TO 39 IN YOSEMITE
VALLEY...16 TO 26 IN THE HIGH COUNTRY.
.MONDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY IN THE MORNING THEN BECOMING MOSTLY CLOUDY.
A 20 PERCENT CHANCE OF SNOW SHOWERS. BREEZY. HIGHS 44 TO 54 IN
YOSEMITE VALLEY...37 TO 43 IN THE HIGH COUNTRY.
.MONDAY NIGHT THROUGH WEDNESDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLOUDY. STRONG WINDS.
CHANCE OF RAIN AND SNOW. LOWS 35 TO 44 IN YOSEMITE VALLEY...20 TO
30 IN THE HIGH COUNTRY. HIGHS 44 TO 54 IN YOSEMITE VALLEY...37 TO
45 IN THE HIGH COUNTRY.
.THURSDAY AND THURSDAY NIGHT...CLOUDY...WINDY. SNOW AND RAIN. HIGHS
43 TO 52 IN YOSEMITE VALLEY...37 TO 43 IN THE HIGH COUNTRY. LOWS
33 TO 43 IN YOSEMITE VALLEY...18 TO 28 IN THE HIGH COUNTRY.
.FRIDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. SNOW SHOWERS LIKELY. HIGHS 36 TO 45 IN
YOSEMITE VALLEY...28 TO 34 IN THE HIGH COUNTRY.

&&
                        TEMPERATURE   /   PRECIPITATION
YOSEMITE VLY             52  34  52   /   100  80  20
TUOLUMNE MEADOWS         41  16  40   /   100  80  20
=

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CAZ096-110000-
KINGS CANYON NATIONAL PARK-
INCLUDING...CEDAR GROVE /4500 FT/ AND GRANT GROVE /6500 FT/
200 AM PST SAT DEC 10 2016

.TODAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH A 50 PERCENT CHANCE OF SNOW AND RAIN.
STRONG WINDS. SNOW LEVEL ABOVE 8000 FEET. HIGHS 51 TO 56 AT CEDAR
GROVE...38 TO 43 AT GRANT GROVE. WEST WINDS AROUND 50 MPH WITH GUSTS
TO 75 MPH IN THE AFTERNOON.
.TONIGHT...SNOW AND RAIN LIKELY IN THE EVENING...THEN CHANCE OF SNOW
AND RAIN AFTER MIDNIGHT. CHANCE OF PRECIPITATION 70 PERCENT. VERY
WINDY. SNOW ACCUMULATION UP TO 7 INCHES. SNOW LEVEL ABOVE 8000 FEET.
LOWS 31 TO 41 AT CEDAR GROVE...21 TO 26 AT GRANT GROVE.
.SUNDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. A 20 PERCENT CHANCE OF RAIN AND SNOW IN THE
MORNING. WINDY. SNOW LEVEL ABOVE 8000 FEET. HIGHS AROUND 54 AT CEDAR
GROVE...38 TO 43 AT GRANT GROVE.
.SUNDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLOUDY. LOWS 30 TO 40 AT CEDAR GROVE...21 TO
26 AT GRANT GROVE.
.MONDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. BREEZY. HIGHS AROUND 54 AT CEDAR GROVE...
38 TO 43 AT GRANT GROVE.
.MONDAY NIGHT THROUGH THURSDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. STRONG WINDS. SNOW
LIKELY. CHANCE OF RAIN. SLIGHT CHANCE OF RAIN AND SNOW. LOWS 32 TO
42 AT CEDAR GROVE...23 TO 29 AT GRANT GROVE. HIGHS 50 TO 58 AT CEDAR
GROVE...37 TO 44 AT GRANT GROVE.
.THURSDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLOUDY. VERY WINDY. COLDER...SNOW. LOWS
29 TO 38 AT CEDAR GROVE...19 TO 24 AT GRANT GROVE.
.FRIDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. STRONG WINDS. SNOW SHOWERS LIKELY. HIGHS
42 TO 47 AT CEDAR GROVE...29 TO 34 AT GRANT GROVE.

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$$

CAZ097-110000-
SEQUOIA NATIONAL PARK-
INCLUDING...FOOTHILLS /2500 FT/ GIANT FOREST AND LODGEPOLE /6500 FT/
200 AM PST SAT DEC 10 2016

.TODAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY IN THE MORNING THEN BECOMING MOSTLY CLOUDY. A
50 PERCENT CHANCE OF RAIN AND SNOW. VERY WINDY. SNOW LEVEL ABOVE
8000 FEET. HIGHS 56 TO 63 IN THE FOOTHILLS...44 TO 51 IN THE GIANT
FOREST AND LODGEPOLE AREA.
.TONIGHT...CHANCE OF SNOW. RAIN LIKELY IN THE EVENING...THEN CHANCE
OF RAIN AFTER MIDNIGHT. CHANCE OF PRECIPITATION 70 PERCENT. STRONG
WINDS. SNOW ACCUMULATION UP TO 5 INCHES. SNOW LEVEL ABOVE 8000 FEET.
LOWS 43 TO 48 IN THE FOOTHILLS...29 TO 39 IN THE GIANT FOREST AND
LODGEPOLE AREA. WEST WINDS AROUND 50 MPH AFTER MIDNIGHT. GUSTS UP TO
70 MPH.
.SUNDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. A 20 PERCENT CHANCE OF RAIN AND SNOW IN THE
MORNING. WINDY. SNOW LEVEL ABOVE 8000 FEET. HIGHS 55 TO 61 IN THE
FOOTHILLS...44 TO 51 IN THE GIANT FOREST AND LODGEPOLE AREA.
.SUNDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLOUDY. LOWS 41 TO 46 IN THE FOOTHILLS...
28 TO 38 IN THE GIANT FOREST AND LODGEPOLE AREA.
.MONDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. BREEZY. HIGHS 56 TO 61 IN THE FOOTHILLS...
44 TO 52 IN THE GIANT FOREST AND LODGEPOLE AREA.
.MONDAY NIGHT THROUGH THURSDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. STRONG WINDS. CHANCE
OF RAIN AND SNOW. LOWS 42 TO 48 IN THE FOOTHILLS...29 TO 39 IN THE
GIANT FOREST AND LODGEPOLE AREA. HIGHS 54 TO 63 IN THE FOOTHILLS...
43 TO 53 IN THE GIANT FOREST AND LODGEPOLE AREA.
.THURSDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLOUDY. VERY WINDY. COLDER. SNOW LIKELY AND
RAIN. LOWS 40 TO 45 IN THE FOOTHILLS...23 TO 33 IN THE GIANT FOREST
AND LODGEPOLE AREA.
.FRIDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. STRONG WINDS. SNOW SHOWERS LIKELY. HIGHS
45 TO 53 IN THE FOOTHILLS...34 TO 41 IN THE GIANT FOREST AND
LODGEPOLE AREA.

&&
                        TEMPERATURE   /   PRECIPITATION
ASH MTN ENTRY            64  44  61   /    30  60  20
LODGEPOLE                44  25  45   /    40  70  20
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