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RECREATION FORECAST FOR THE NATIONAL PARKS OF THE SOUTHERN SIERRA
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE SAN JOAQUIN VALLEY - HANFORD CA
901 AM PDT MON MAY 4 2015

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

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.

CAZ096-042300-
YOSEMITE NATIONAL PARK-
INCLUDING...YOSEMITE VALLEY /4000 FT/ AND THE HIGH COUNTRY /8500 FT/
901 AM PDT MON MAY 4 2015

.TODAY...SUNNY IN THE MORNING...THEN THUNDERSTORMS LIKELY...CHANCE
OF SHOWERS LIKELY IN THE AFTERNOON. CHANCE OF PRECIPITATION
70 PERCENT. SNOW ACCUMULATION UP TO 1 INCH. SNOW LEVEL ABOVE
8000 FEET. HIGHS 69 TO 79 IN YOSEMITE VALLEY...52 TO 62 IN THE HIGH
COUNTRY.
.TONIGHT...MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH A 50 PERCENT CHANCE OF SHOWERS...
THUNDERSTORMS AND SNOW SHOWERS IN THE EVENING...THEN MOSTLY CLEAR
AFTER MIDNIGHT. SNOW LEVEL ABOVE 8000 FEET. LOWS 44 TO 52 IN
YOSEMITE VALLEY...26 TO 36 IN THE HIGH COUNTRY.
.TUESDAY...SUNNY. HIGHS 66 TO 76 IN YOSEMITE VALLEY...49 TO 59 IN
THE HIGH COUNTRY.
.TUESDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS 38 TO 46 IN YOSEMITE VALLEY...
24 TO 33 IN THE HIGH COUNTRY.
.WEDNESDAY...SUNNY. A 20 PERCENT CHANCE OF THUNDERSTORMS AND SNOW
SHOWERS IN THE AFTERNOON. HIGHS 62 TO 72 IN YOSEMITE VALLEY...44 TO
54 IN THE HIGH COUNTRY.
.WEDNESDAY NIGHT...PARTLY CLOUDY. SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS...
THUNDERSTORMS AND SNOW SHOWERS. LOWS 38 TO 44 IN YOSEMITE VALLEY...
21 TO 30 IN THE HIGH COUNTRY.
.THURSDAY THROUGH FRIDAY...CLOUDY...BREEZY. CHANCE OF SNOW SHOWERS.
CHANCE OF THUNDERSTORMS. HIGHS 52 TO 62 IN YOSEMITE VALLEY...36 TO
46 IN THE HIGH COUNTRY. LOWS 37 TO 44 IN YOSEMITE VALLEY...20 TO
30 IN THE HIGH COUNTRY.
.FRIDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLOUDY IN THE EVENING THEN BECOMING PARTLY
CLOUDY. CHANCE OF THUNDERSTORMS IN THE EVENING. CHANCE OF SNOW
SHOWERS THROUGH THE NIGHT. LOWS 34 TO 43 IN YOSEMITE VALLEY...20 TO
29 IN THE HIGH COUNTRY.
.SATURDAY...MOSTLY SUNNY. NOT AS COOL. SLIGHT CHANCE OF SNOW SHOWERS
THROUGH THE DAY. SLIGHT CHANCE OF THUNDERSTORMS IN THE AFTERNOON.
HIGHS 59 TO 69 IN YOSEMITE VALLEY...43 TO 53 IN THE HIGH COUNTRY.
.SATURDAY NIGHT AND SUNDAY...MOSTLY CLEAR. SLIGHT CHANCE OF
SHOWERS...THUNDERSTORMS AND SNOW SHOWERS. LOWS 37 TO 45 IN YOSEMITE
VALLEY...23 TO 32 IN THE HIGH COUNTRY. HIGHS 61 TO 71 IN YOSEMITE
VALLEY...45 TO 55 IN THE HIGH COUNTRY.

&&
                        TEMPERATURE   /   PRECIPITATION
YOSEMITE VLY             80  48  78   /    40  20   0
TUOLUMNE MEADOWS         59  28  56   /    70  30  20
=

$$

CAZ096-042300-
KINGS CANYON NATIONAL PARK-
INCLUDING...CEDAR GROVE /4500 FT/ AND GRANT GROVE /6500 FT/
901 AM PDT MON MAY 4 2015

.TODAY...SUNNY IN THE MORNING...THEN THUNDERSTORMS...SNOW SHOWERS
LIKELY IN THE AFTERNOON. CHANCE OF PRECIPITATION 70 PERCENT. LITTLE
OR NO SNOW ACCUMULATION. SNOW LEVEL ABOVE 8000 FEET. HIGHS 72 TO
81 AT CEDAR GROVE...57 TO 67 AT GRANT GROVE.
.TONIGHT...MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH A 50 PERCENT CHANCE OF THUNDERSTORMS...
SHOWERS IN THE EVENING...THEN MOSTLY CLEAR AFTER MIDNIGHT. SNOW
LEVEL ABOVE 8000 FEET. LOWS 40 TO 48 AT CEDAR GROVE...33 TO 38 AT
GRANT GROVE.
.TUESDAY...SUNNY IN THE MORNING...THEN MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH A
50 PERCENT CHANCE OF THUNDERSTORMS...SHOWERS IN THE AFTERNOON. SNOW
LEVEL ABOVE 8000 FEET. HIGHS 70 TO 78 AT CEDAR GROVE...54 TO 64 AT
GRANT GROVE.
.TUESDAY NIGHT...PARTLY CLOUDY. SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS...
THUNDERSTORMS AND SNOW SHOWERS IN THE EVENING...THEN SLIGHT CHANCE
OF SNOW SHOWERS AFTER MIDNIGHT. CHANCE OF PRECIPITATION 20 PERCENT.
SNOW LEVEL ABOVE 8000 FEET. LOWS 39 TO 49 AT CEDAR GROVE...29 TO
34 AT GRANT GROVE.
.WEDNESDAY...MOSTLY SUNNY. 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 66 TO 74 AT CEDAR GROVE...50 TO 60 AT
GRANT GROVE.
.WEDNESDAY NIGHT...PARTLY CLOUDY. SLIGHT CHANCE OF THUNDERSTORMS IN
THE EVENING. SLIGHT CHANCE OF SNOW SHOWERS THROUGH THE NIGHT. LOWS
37 TO 47 AT CEDAR GROVE...27 TO 32 AT GRANT GROVE.
.THURSDAY AND THURSDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLOUDY. BREEZY...COLDER.
CHANCE OF SNOW SHOWERS. CHANCE OF THUNDERSTORMS. HIGHS 58 TO 67 AT
CEDAR GROVE...41 TO 51 AT GRANT GROVE. LOWS 36 TO 46 AT CEDAR
GROVE...24 TO 32 AT GRANT GROVE.
.FRIDAY...CLOUDY. CHANCE OF SNOW SHOWERS THROUGH THE DAY. CHANCE OF
THUNDERSTORMS IN THE AFTERNOON. HIGHS 55 TO 64 AT CEDAR GROVE...
38 TO 48 AT GRANT GROVE.
.FRIDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLOUDY. CHANCE OF THUNDERSTORMS IN THE
EVENING. CHANCE OF SNOW SHOWERS THROUGH THE NIGHT. LOWS 34 TO 44 AT
CEDAR GROVE...22 TO 29 AT GRANT GROVE.
.SATURDAY...MOSTLY SUNNY. NOT AS COOL. SLIGHT CHANCE OF SNOW SHOWERS
THROUGH THE DAY. SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS IN THE AFTERNOON. HIGHS
64 TO 73 AT CEDAR GROVE...48 TO 58 AT GRANT GROVE.
.SATURDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLEAR. SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS...
THUNDERSTORMS AND SNOW SHOWERS. LOWS 37 TO 47 AT CEDAR GROVE...26 TO
32 AT GRANT GROVE.
.SUNDAY...SUNNY. HIGHS 68 TO 77 AT CEDAR GROVE...52 TO 62 AT GRANT
GROVE.

=

$$

CAZ097-042300-
SEQUOIA NATIONAL PARK-
INCLUDING...FOOTHILLS /2500 FT/ GIANT FOREST AND LODGEPOLE /6500 FT/
901 AM PDT MON MAY 4 2015

.TODAY...SUNNY IN THE MORNING...THEN MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH A 50 PERCENT
CHANCE OF THUNDERSTORMS...SHOWERS IN THE AFTERNOON. SNOW LEVEL ABOVE
8000 FEET. HIGHS 75 TO 85 IN THE FOOTHILLS...60 TO 70 IN THE GIANT
FOREST AND LODGEPOLE AREA.
.TONIGHT...MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH A 50 PERCENT CHANCE OF THUNDERSTORMS...
SHOWERS IN THE EVENING...THEN CLEAR AFTER MIDNIGHT. SNOW LEVEL ABOVE
8000 FEET. LOWS 50 TO 58 IN THE FOOTHILLS...36 TO 46 IN THE GIANT
FOREST AND LODGEPOLE AREA.
.TUESDAY...SUNNY IN THE MORNING...THEN MOSTLY SUNNY WITH A
50 PERCENT CHANCE OF THUNDERSTORMS...SHOWERS IN THE AFTERNOON. SNOW
LEVEL ABOVE 8000 FEET. HIGHS 73 TO 83 IN THE FOOTHILLS...57 TO 67 IN
THE GIANT FOREST AND LODGEPOLE AREA.
.TUESDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLEAR. CHANCE OF THUNDERSTORMS...SNOW
SHOWERS AND SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS IN THE EVENING. CHANCE OF
PRECIPITATION 30 PERCENT. SNOW LEVEL ABOVE 8000 FEET. LOWS 46 TO
54 IN THE FOOTHILLS...34 TO 44 IN THE GIANT FOREST AND LODGEPOLE
AREA.
.WEDNESDAY...SUNNY WITH A SLIGHT CHANCE OF SNOW SHOWERS IN THE
MORNING...THEN MOSTLY SUNNY WITH A SLIGHT CHANCE OF THUNDERSTORMS
AND SNOW SHOWERS IN THE AFTERNOON. CHANCE OF PRECIPITATION
20 PERCENT. HIGHS 69 TO 79 IN THE FOOTHILLS...53 TO 63 IN THE GIANT
FOREST AND LODGEPOLE AREA.
.WEDNESDAY NIGHT AND THURSDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. SLIGHT CHANCE OF
THUNDERSTORMS. CHANCE OF SNOW SHOWERS. SLIGHT CHANCE OF
THUNDERSTORMS IN THE AFTERNOON. LOWS 45 TO 52 IN THE FOOTHILLS...
32 TO 42 IN THE GIANT FOREST AND LODGEPOLE AREA. HIGHS 66 TO 76 IN
THE FOOTHILLS...49 TO 59 IN THE GIANT FOREST AND LODGEPOLE AREA.
.THURSDAY NIGHT AND FRIDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. CHANCE OF
THUNDERSTORMS...SNOW SHOWERS. LOWS 42 TO 49 IN THE FOOTHILLS...29 TO
39 IN THE GIANT FOREST AND LODGEPOLE AREA. HIGHS 61 TO 71 IN THE
FOOTHILLS...43 TO 53 IN THE GIANT FOREST AND LODGEPOLE AREA.
.FRIDAY NIGHT...PARTLY CLOUDY. SLIGHT CHANCE OF THUNDERSTORMS IN THE
EVENING. SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS THROUGH THE NIGHT. LOWS 43 TO
50 IN THE FOOTHILLS...30 TO 40 IN THE GIANT FOREST AND LODGEPOLE
AREA.
.SATURDAY AND SATURDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLEAR. SLIGHT CHANCE OF SNOW
SHOWERS. SLIGHT CHANCE OF THUNDERSTORMS. HIGHS 68 TO 78 IN THE
FOOTHILLS...52 TO 62 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...SUNNY. HIGHS 72 TO 81 IN THE FOOTHILLS...56 TO 66 IN THE
GIANT FOREST AND LODGEPOLE AREA.

&&
                        TEMPERATURE   /   PRECIPITATION
ASH MTN ENTRY            85  52  83   /    20   0   0
LODGEPOLE                59  36  57   /    40  30  20
=

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