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
501 PM PDT WED MAY 6 2015

POINT TEMPERATURES AND PROBABILITIES OF MEASURABLE PRECIPITATION
ARE FOR TONIGHT...THURSDAY...THURSDAY NIGHT...AND FRIDAY.

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
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ON THE RESULTING PAGE.

CAZ096-071100-
YOSEMITE NATIONAL PARK-
INCLUDING...YOSEMITE VALLEY /4000 FT/ AND THE HIGH COUNTRY /8500 FT/
501 PM PDT WED MAY 6 2015

...WINTER WEATHER ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM 11 AM THURSDAY TO 5 PM PDT
FRIDAY...

.TONIGHT...PARTLY CLOUDY WITH A SLIGHT CHANCE OF THUNDERSTORMS AND
SNOW SHOWERS IN THE EVENING...THEN MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH A SLIGHT
CHANCE OF SHOWERS AFTER MIDNIGHT. CHANCE OF PRECIPITATION
20 PERCENT. SNOW LEVEL ABOVE 8000 FEET. LOWS 36 TO 44 IN YOSEMITE
VALLEY...19 TO 28 IN THE HIGH COUNTRY.
.THURSDAY...SNOW SHOWERS WITH SHOWERS LIKELY IN THE MORNING...THEN
SNOW SHOWERS...SHOWERS AND SLIGHT CHANCE OF THUNDERSTORMS IN THE
AFTERNOON. SNOW ACCUMULATION UP TO 3 INCHES. SNOW LEVEL 6500 FEET.
HIGHS 49 TO 59 IN YOSEMITE VALLEY...32 TO 42 IN THE HIGH COUNTRY.
.THURSDAY NIGHT...SNOW SHOWERS...SHOWERS AND SLIGHT CHANCE OF
THUNDERSTORMS IN THE EVENING...THEN SNOW SHOWERS LIKELY AFTER
MIDNIGHT. BREEZY. SNOW ACCUMULATION UP TO 5 INCHES. TOTAL SNOW
ACCUMULATION UP TO 8 INCHES. SNOW LEVEL 6500 FEET. LOWS 33 TO 41 IN
YOSEMITE VALLEY...19 TO 27 IN THE HIGH COUNTRY.
.FRIDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH A CHANCE OF SNOW SHOWERS IN THE
MORNING...THEN MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH A CHANCE OF SNOW SHOWERS...SHOWERS
AND SLIGHT CHANCE OF THUNDERSTORMS IN THE AFTERNOON. CHANCE OF
PRECIPITATION 50 PERCENT. SNOW LEVEL 6500 FEET. HIGHS 51 TO 61 IN
YOSEMITE VALLEY...37 TO 47 IN THE HIGH COUNTRY.
.FRIDAY 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 40 PERCENT. SNOW
LEVEL ABOVE 8000 FEET. LOWS 36 TO 43 IN YOSEMITE VALLEY...21 TO
30 IN THE HIGH COUNTRY.
.SATURDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. NOT AS COOL. CHANCE OF SHOWERS THROUGH
THE DAY. SLIGHT CHANCE OF THUNDERSTORMS IN THE AFTERNOON. HIGHS
58 TO 68 IN YOSEMITE VALLEY...42 TO 52 IN THE HIGH COUNTRY.
.SATURDAY NIGHT THROUGH WEDNESDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. SLIGHT CHANCE OF
SHOWERS...THUNDERSTORMS AND SNOW SHOWERS. LOWS 38 TO 47 IN YOSEMITE
VALLEY...24 TO 34 IN THE HIGH COUNTRY. HIGHS 62 TO 72 IN YOSEMITE
VALLEY...45 TO 55 IN THE HIGH COUNTRY.

&&
                          TEMPERATURE     /    PRECIPITATION
YOSEMITE VLY             41  59  39  62   /    20  90 100  50
TUOLUMNE MEADOWS         22  39  21  42   /    20 100 100  50
=

$$

CAZ096-071100-
KINGS CANYON NATIONAL PARK-
INCLUDING...CEDAR GROVE /4500 FT/ AND GRANT GROVE /6500 FT/
501 PM PDT WED MAY 6 2015

...WINTER WEATHER ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM 11 AM THURSDAY TO 5 PM PDT
FRIDAY...

.TONIGHT...PARTLY CLOUDY WITH A SLIGHT CHANCE OF THUNDERSTORMS AND
SNOW SHOWERS IN THE EVENING...THEN MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH A SLIGHT
CHANCE OF SNOW SHOWERS AFTER MIDNIGHT. CHANCE OF PRECIPITATION
20 PERCENT. LOWS 36 TO 46 AT CEDAR GROVE...25 TO 32 AT GRANT GROVE.
.THURSDAY...SNOW SHOWERS LIKELY IN THE MORNING...THEN SNOW SHOWERS
AND SLIGHT CHANCE OF THUNDERSTORMS IN THE AFTERNOON. SNOW
ACCUMULATION UP TO 2 INCHES. HIGHS 54 TO 63 AT CEDAR GROVE...37 TO
47 AT GRANT GROVE.
.THURSDAY NIGHT...SNOW SHOWERS AND SLIGHT CHANCE OF THUNDERSTORMS IN
THE EVENING...THEN SNOW SHOWERS LIKELY AFTER MIDNIGHT. COLDER. SNOW
ACCUMULATION UP TO 4 INCHES. LOWS 33 TO 43 AT CEDAR GROVE...20 TO
28 AT GRANT GROVE.
.FRIDAY...SNOW SHOWERS LIKELY IN THE MORNING...THEN SNOW SHOWERS
LIKELY AND SLIGHT CHANCE OF THUNDERSTORMS IN THE AFTERNOON. CHANCE
OF PRECIPITATION 70 PERCENT. SNOW ACCUMULATION UP TO 1 INCH. TOTAL
SNOW ACCUMULATION UP TO 7 INCHES. HIGHS 54 TO 64 AT CEDAR GROVE...
38 TO 48 AT GRANT GROVE.
.FRIDAY NIGHT...SNOW SHOWERS LIKELY AND SLIGHT CHANCE OF
THUNDERSTORMS IN THE EVENING...THEN CHANCE OF SNOW SHOWERS AFTER
MIDNIGHT. BREEZY. CHANCE OF PRECIPITATION 70 PERCENT. LITTLE OR NO
SNOW ACCUMULATION. LOWS 34 TO 44 AT CEDAR GROVE...23 TO 29 AT GRANT
GROVE.
.SATURDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. NOT AS COOL. CHANCE OF SNOW SHOWERS
THROUGH THE DAY. SLIGHT CHANCE OF THUNDERSTORMS IN THE AFTERNOON.
HIGHS 63 TO 72 AT CEDAR GROVE...46 TO 56 AT GRANT GROVE.
.SATURDAY NIGHT THROUGH MONDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. SLIGHT CHANCE OF
THUNDERSTORMS...SHOWERS. SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS. LOWS 39 TO 49 AT
CEDAR GROVE...26 TO 34 AT GRANT GROVE. HIGHS 67 TO 77 AT CEDAR
GROVE...51 TO 61 AT GRANT GROVE.
.MONDAY NIGHT AND TUESDAY...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS 39 TO 49 AT CEDAR
GROVE...29 TO 34 AT GRANT GROVE. HIGHS 69 TO 79 AT CEDAR GROVE...
54 TO 64 AT GRANT GROVE.
.TUESDAY NIGHT AND WEDNESDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS 38 TO 48 AT CEDAR
GROVE...29 TO 34 AT GRANT GROVE. HIGHS 69 TO 77 AT CEDAR GROVE...
54 TO 64 AT GRANT GROVE.

=

$$

CAZ097-071100-
SEQUOIA NATIONAL PARK-
INCLUDING...FOOTHILLS /2500 FT/ GIANT FOREST AND LODGEPOLE /6500 FT/
501 PM PDT WED MAY 6 2015

...WINTER WEATHER ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM 11 AM THURSDAY TO 5 PM PDT
FRIDAY...

.TONIGHT...PARTLY CLOUDY WITH A 20 PERCENT CHANCE OF THUNDERSTORMS
AND SNOW SHOWERS IN THE EVENING...THEN MOSTLY CLOUDY AFTER MIDNIGHT.
COLDER. LOWS 44 TO 52 IN THE FOOTHILLS...31 TO 41 IN THE GIANT
FOREST AND LODGEPOLE AREA.
.THURSDAY...SNOW SHOWERS LIKELY AND 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 7000 FEET. HIGHS 59 TO
69 IN THE FOOTHILLS...40 TO 50 IN THE GIANT FOREST AND LODGEPOLE
AREA.
.THURSDAY NIGHT...SNOW SHOWERS...SHOWERS AND SLIGHT CHANCE OF
THUNDERSTORMS IN THE EVENING...THEN SNOW SHOWERS LIKELY AFTER
MIDNIGHT. SNOW ACCUMULATION UP TO 2 INCHES. SNOW LEVEL 6000 FEET.
LOWS 43 TO 48 IN THE FOOTHILLS...27 TO 37 IN THE GIANT FOREST AND
LODGEPOLE AREA.
.FRIDAY...SNOW SHOWERS LIKELY 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.
TOTAL SNOW ACCUMULATION UP TO 4 INCHES. SNOW LEVEL 6000 FEET. HIGHS
58 TO 68 IN THE FOOTHILLS...41 TO 51 IN THE GIANT FOREST AND
LODGEPOLE AREA.
.FRIDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLOUDY. CHANCE OF SNOW SHOWERS...SHOWERS AND
SLIGHT CHANCE OF THUNDERSTORMS IN THE EVENING...THEN CHANCE OF SNOW
SHOWERS AFTER MIDNIGHT. CHANCE OF PRECIPITATION 50 PERCENT. SNOW
LEVEL 7500 FEET. LOWS 43 TO 49 IN THE FOOTHILLS...30 TO 40 IN THE
GIANT FOREST AND LODGEPOLE AREA.
.SATURDAY AND SATURDAY NIGHT...PARTLY CLOUDY. CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
SLIGHT CHANCE OF THUNDERSTORMS. HIGHS 66 TO 76 IN THE FOOTHILLS...
50 TO 60 IN THE GIANT FOREST AND LODGEPOLE AREA. LOWS 43 TO 53 IN
THE FOOTHILLS...32 TO 42 IN THE GIANT FOREST AND LODGEPOLE AREA.
.SUNDAY THROUGH MONDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
HIGHS 74 TO 84 IN THE FOOTHILLS...59 TO 69 IN THE GIANT FOREST AND
LODGEPOLE AREA. LOWS 46 TO 56 IN THE FOOTHILLS...35 TO 45 IN THE
GIANT FOREST AND LODGEPOLE AREA.
.MONDAY NIGHT THROUGH TUESDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS 45 TO 55 IN
THE FOOTHILLS...35 TO 45 IN THE GIANT FOREST AND LODGEPOLE AREA.
HIGHS 72 TO 82 IN THE FOOTHILLS...57 TO 67 IN THE GIANT FOREST AND
LODGEPOLE AREA.
.WEDNESDAY...MOSTLY SUNNY. HIGHS 71 TO 81 IN THE FOOTHILLS...56 TO
66 IN THE GIANT FOREST AND LODGEPOLE AREA.

&&
                          TEMPERATURE     /    PRECIPITATION
ASH MTN ENTRY            46  68  45  67   /     0  60  80  50
LODGEPOLE                30  42  26  41   /     0  80  90  70
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