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RECREATION FORECAST FOR THE NATIONAL PARKS OF THE SOUTHERN SIERRA
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE SAN JOAQUIN VALLEY - HANFORD CA
1101 AM PDT TUE MAY 5 2015

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
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ON THE RESULTING PAGE.

CAZ096-052300-
YOSEMITE NATIONAL PARK-
INCLUDING...YOSEMITE VALLEY /4000 FT/ AND THE HIGH COUNTRY /8500 FT/
1101 AM PDT TUE MAY 5 2015

.TODAY...MOSTLY SUNNY. A 20 PERCENT CHANCE OF SHOWERS...
THUNDERSTORMS AND SNOW SHOWERS IN THE AFTERNOON. SNOW LEVEL ABOVE
8000 FEET. HIGHS 66 TO 76 IN YOSEMITE VALLEY...49 TO 59 IN THE HIGH
COUNTRY.
.TONIGHT...PARTLY CLOUDY. A 20 PERCENT CHANCE OF SHOWERS AFTER
MIDNIGHT. SNOW LEVEL ABOVE 8000 FEET. LOWS 38 TO 46 IN YOSEMITE
VALLEY...24 TO 32 IN THE HIGH COUNTRY.
.WEDNESDAY...MOSTLY SUNNY. A 20 PERCENT CHANCE OF SHOWERS...
THUNDERSTORMS AND SNOW SHOWERS IN THE AFTERNOON. SNOW LEVEL ABOVE
8000 FEET. HIGHS 61 TO 71 IN YOSEMITE VALLEY...44 TO 54 IN THE HIGH
COUNTRY.
.WEDNESDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH A SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS...
THUNDERSTORMS AND SNOW SHOWERS IN THE EVENING...THEN PARTLY CLOUDY
WITH A CHANCE OF SNOW SHOWERS AFTER MIDNIGHT. COLDER. CHANCE OF
PRECIPITATION 40 PERCENT. SNOW LEVEL 7500 FEET. LOWS 36 TO 44 IN
YOSEMITE VALLEY...20 TO 28 IN THE HIGH COUNTRY.
.THURSDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH A CHANCE OF SNOW SHOWERS IN THE
MORNING...THEN SNOW SHOWERS LIKELY AND CHANCE OF THUNDERSTORMS IN
THE AFTERNOON. CHANCE OF PRECIPITATION 70 PERCENT. SNOW ACCUMULATION
UP TO 3 INCHES. SNOW LEVEL 6000 FEET. HIGHS 49 TO 59 IN YOSEMITE
VALLEY...34 TO 44 IN THE HIGH COUNTRY.
.THURSDAY NIGHT...CLOUDY. SNOW SHOWERS LIKELY...CHANCE OF
THUNDERSTORMS AND SHOWERS. LOWS 37 TO 44 IN YOSEMITE VALLEY...20 TO
28 IN THE HIGH COUNTRY.
.FRIDAY AND FRIDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLOUDY. CHANCE OF SNOW SHOWERS.
CHANCE OF THUNDERSTORMS IN THE AFTERNOON AND EVENING. HIGHS 53 TO
63 IN YOSEMITE VALLEY...38 TO 48 IN THE HIGH COUNTRY. LOWS 36 TO
44 IN YOSEMITE VALLEY...20 TO 30 IN THE HIGH COUNTRY.
.SATURDAY THROUGH SUNDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
SLIGHT CHANCE OF THUNDERSTORMS. HIGHS 64 TO 74 IN YOSEMITE VALLEY...
47 TO 57 IN THE HIGH COUNTRY. LOWS 36 TO 46 IN YOSEMITE VALLEY...
22 TO 32 IN THE HIGH COUNTRY.
.SUNDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS 40 TO 48 IN YOSEMITE VALLEY...
24 TO 34 IN THE HIGH COUNTRY.
.MONDAY...SUNNY IN THE MORNING THEN BECOMING MOSTLY SUNNY. HIGHS
65 TO 75 IN YOSEMITE VALLEY...48 TO 58 IN THE HIGH COUNTRY.

&&
                        TEMPERATURE   /   PRECIPITATION
YOSEMITE VLY             77  42  72   /     0   0  20
TUOLUMNE MEADOWS         56  25  52   /    20  20  20
=

$$

CAZ096-052300-
KINGS CANYON NATIONAL PARK-
INCLUDING...CEDAR GROVE /4500 FT/ AND GRANT GROVE /6500 FT/
1101 AM PDT TUE MAY 5 2015

.TODAY...SUNNY WITH A SLIGHT CHANCE OF SNOW SHOWERS IN THE MORNING...
THEN MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH A CHANCE OF THUNDERSTORMS...SHOWERS IN THE
AFTERNOON. CHANCE OF PRECIPITATION 40 PERCENT. SNOW LEVEL ABOVE
8000 FEET. HIGHS 70 TO 78 AT CEDAR GROVE...54 TO 64 AT GRANT GROVE.
.TONIGHT...MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH A CHANCE OF THUNDERSTORMS...SNOW
SHOWERS AND SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS IN THE EVENING...THEN PARTLY
CLOUDY WITH A SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS AFTER MIDNIGHT. CHANCE OF
PRECIPITATION 50 PERCENT. BREEZY. SNOW LEVEL ABOVE 8000 FEET. LOWS
39 TO 49 AT CEDAR GROVE...29 TO 34 AT GRANT GROVE.
.WEDNESDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. SLIGHT CHANCE OF SNOW SHOWERS IN THE
MORNING...THEN CHANCE OF THUNDERSTORMS...SNOW SHOWERS AND SLIGHT
CHANCE OF SHOWERS IN THE AFTERNOON. CHANCE OF PRECIPITATION
30 PERCENT. SNOW LEVEL ABOVE 8000 FEET. HIGHS 66 TO 74 AT CEDAR
GROVE...49 TO 59 AT GRANT GROVE.
.WEDNESDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH A CHANCE OF THUNDERSTORMS AND
SNOW SHOWERS IN THE EVENING...THEN PARTLY CLOUDY WITH A CHANCE OF
SNOW SHOWERS AFTER MIDNIGHT. COLDER. CHANCE OF PRECIPITATION
40 PERCENT. LOWS 36 TO 46 AT CEDAR GROVE...25 TO 32 AT GRANT GROVE.
.THURSDAY...CLOUDY. CHANCE OF SNOW SHOWERS IN THE MORNING...THEN
CHANCE OF THUNDERSTORMS AND SNOW SHOWERS IN THE AFTERNOON. CHANCE OF
PRECIPITATION 50 PERCENT. HIGHS 55 TO 64 AT CEDAR GROVE...38 TO
48 AT GRANT GROVE.
.THURSDAY NIGHT...CLOUDY. CHANCE OF THUNDERSTORMS AND SNOW SHOWERS.
LOWS 36 TO 46 AT CEDAR GROVE...25 TO 31 AT GRANT GROVE.
.FRIDAY AND FRIDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLOUDY. CHANCE OF SNOW SHOWERS.
CHANCE OF THUNDERSTORMS IN THE AFTERNOON AND EVENING. HIGHS 56 TO
65 AT CEDAR GROVE...39 TO 49 AT GRANT GROVE. LOWS 36 TO 46 AT CEDAR
GROVE...23 TO 31 AT GRANT GROVE.
.SATURDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. NOT AS COOL. CHANCE OF SNOW SHOWERS
THROUGH THE DAY. SLIGHT CHANCE OF THUNDERSTORMS AND SHOWERS IN THE
AFTERNOON. HIGHS 65 TO 74 AT CEDAR GROVE...48 TO 58 AT GRANT GROVE.
.SATURDAY NIGHT THROUGH MONDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. SLIGHT CHANCE OF
SHOWERS...THUNDERSTORMS AND SNOW SHOWERS. LOWS 39 TO 49 AT CEDAR
GROVE...27 TO 34 AT GRANT GROVE. HIGHS 67 TO 77 AT CEDAR GROVE...
51 TO 61 AT GRANT GROVE.

=

$$

CAZ097-052300-
SEQUOIA NATIONAL PARK-
INCLUDING...FOOTHILLS /2500 FT/ GIANT FOREST AND LODGEPOLE /6500 FT/
1101 AM PDT TUE MAY 5 2015

.TODAY...SUNNY WITH A SLIGHT CHANCE OF SNOW SHOWERS IN THE MORNING...
THEN MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH A CHANCE OF SNOW SHOWERS...SLIGHT CHANCE OF
SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS IN THE AFTERNOON. CHANCE OF PRECIPITATION
40 PERCENT. SNOW LEVEL ABOVE 8000 FEET. HIGHS 72 TO 82 IN THE
FOOTHILLS...57 TO 67 IN THE GIANT FOREST AND LODGEPOLE AREA.
.TONIGHT...PARTLY CLOUDY. CHANCE OF THUNDERSTORMS AND SNOW SHOWERS
IN THE EVENING...THEN SLIGHT CHANCE OF SNOW SHOWERS AFTER MIDNIGHT.
CHANCE OF PRECIPITATION 50 PERCENT. LOWS 46 TO 54 IN THE FOOTHILLS...
34 TO 44 IN THE GIANT FOREST AND LODGEPOLE AREA.
.WEDNESDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. SLIGHT CHANCE OF SNOW SHOWERS IN THE
MORNING...THEN SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS...THUNDERSTORMS AND SNOW
SHOWERS IN THE AFTERNOON. CHANCE OF PRECIPITATION 20 PERCENT. SNOW
LEVEL ABOVE 8000 FEET. HIGHS 69 TO 79 IN THE FOOTHILLS...52 TO 62 IN
THE GIANT FOREST AND LODGEPOLE AREA.
.WEDNESDAY NIGHT...PARTLY CLOUDY. SLIGHT CHANCE OF THUNDERSTORMS AND
SNOW SHOWERS IN THE EVENING...THEN SLIGHT CHANCE OF SNOW SHOWERS
AFTER MIDNIGHT. COLDER. CHANCE OF PRECIPITATION 20 PERCENT. LOWS
44 TO 52 IN THE FOOTHILLS...31 TO 41 IN THE GIANT FOREST AND
LODGEPOLE AREA.
.THURSDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH A CHANCE OF SNOW SHOWERS AND SLIGHT
CHANCE OF SHOWERS IN THE MORNING...THEN MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH A CHANCE
OF THUNDERSTORMS...SNOW SHOWERS IN THE AFTERNOON. CHANCE OF
PRECIPITATION 50 PERCENT. SNOW LEVEL 7000 FEET. HIGHS 60 TO 70 IN
THE FOOTHILLS...42 TO 52 IN THE GIANT FOREST AND LODGEPOLE AREA.
.THURSDAY NIGHT THROUGH FRIDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLOUDY. CHANCE OF
THUNDERSTORMS...SNOW SHOWERS. LOWS 43 TO 50 IN THE FOOTHILLS...30 TO
40 IN THE GIANT FOREST AND LODGEPOLE AREA. HIGHS 60 TO 70 IN THE
FOOTHILLS...43 TO 53 IN THE GIANT FOREST AND LODGEPOLE AREA.
.SATURDAY AND SATURDAY NIGHT...PARTLY CLOUDY. SLIGHT CHANCE OF
SHOWERS. SLIGHT CHANCE OF THUNDERSTORMS. HIGHS 68 TO 78 IN THE
FOOTHILLS...52 TO 62 IN THE GIANT FOREST AND LODGEPOLE AREA. LOWS
44 TO 54 IN THE FOOTHILLS...33 TO 43 IN THE GIANT FOREST AND
LODGEPOLE AREA.
.SUNDAY...MOSTLY SUNNY IN THE MORNING THEN CLEARING. HIGHS 74 TO
83 IN THE FOOTHILLS...58 TO 68 IN THE GIANT FOREST AND LODGEPOLE
AREA.
.SUNDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS 47 TO 56 IN THE FOOTHILLS...36 TO
46 IN THE GIANT FOREST AND LODGEPOLE AREA.
.MONDAY...SUNNY IN THE MORNING THEN BECOMING MOSTLY SUNNY. HIGHS
74 TO 84 IN THE FOOTHILLS...58 TO 68 IN THE GIANT FOREST AND
LODGEPOLE AREA.

&&
                        TEMPERATURE   /   PRECIPITATION
ASH MTN ENTRY            82  48  78   /     0   0   0
LODGEPOLE                56  34  52   /    20   0  20
=

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