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#yosemite, Tioga Road Rehabilitation Project Update 10/16/14

Tioga Road Update No. 6
Crews are continuing to work on Tioga Road Rehabilitation Project 7 AM to 7 PM, Monday thru Friday and will continue this year until the weather prevents any further work. So please plan on 30-minute delays during the day and at this time no night work is planned. These traffic delays are occurring between Crane Flat and White Wolf (the western 15 miles of the Tioga Road).

No weekend delays are scheduled.

Daily Report - Yosemite National Park Thursday, October 30, 2014

Daily Report - Yosemite National Park
Thursday, October 30, 2014

WEATHER

WINTER STORM WATCH: The National Weather Service in Hanford has issued a Winter Storm Watch for heavy snow and strong winds...which is in effect from Friday afternoon through Saturday afternoon for the southern Sierra Nevada above 6000 feet from Yosemite to Kings Canyon.

* Snow and Elevation...2 to 4 inches above 5500 feet by Saturday
morning with 5 to 10 inches above 7000 feet Friday night.
* Winds...West 20 to 30 mph with gusts to 60 mph.
* Locations include...Yosemite National Park...including Tuolumne
Meadows...Tioga Pass...Wawona...and the South Entrance as well
as Kings Canyon National Park and Huntington Lake.
* Timing...Snow will begin Friday afternoon and continue overnight
before tapering off Saturday afternoon. The heaviest
accumulations will occur Friday evening through early Saturday
morning.
* Impacts...This is the first significant snow expected for the
season. Anyone with outdoor plans should take caution...and
travel may be difficult due to snow covered roads. Also carry a
winter survival kit. Further statements including advisories...
watches and warnings may be necessary.

Yosemite Valley
Today: Mostly sunny, with a high near 69.
Tonight: Partly cloudy, with a low around 44.
Friday: A 50 percent chance of rain, mainly after 11am. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 58. New precipitation amounts of less than a tenth of an inch possible.
Friday Night: Rain. Low around 38. Chance of precipitation is 100%. New precipitation amounts between three quarters and one inch possible.
Saturday: Showers likely. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 44. Chance of precipitation is 60%. New precipitation amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch possible. Nighttime low around 25 with 20 percent chance of showers.

Daily Report - Yosemite National Park Wednesday, October 29, 2014

Daily Report - Yosemite National Park
Wednesday, October 29, 2014

WEATHER

HAZARDOUS WEATHER OUTLOOK: THURSDAY THROUGH TUESDAY
* SNOW AND ELEVATION: 2 TO 4 INCHES ABOVE 5500 FEET BY SATURDAY
MORNING WITH 4 TO 8 INCHES ABOVE 7000 FEET FRIDAY NIGHT.
* WINDS: WEST WINDS 20 TO 30 MPH WITH GUSTS TO 50 MPH.
* LOCATIONS INCLUDE: YOSEMITE NATIONAL PARK...INCLUDING TUOLUMNE
MEADOWS...TIOGA PASS...WAWONA...AND THE SOUTH ENTRANCE AS WELL
AS KINGS CANYON NATIONAL PARK AND HUNTINGTON LAKE.
* IMPACTS: THIS IS THE FIRST SIGNIFICANT SNOW EXPECTED FOR THE
SEASON. ANYONE WITH OUTDOOR PLANS SHOULD TAKE CAUTION...AND
TRAVEL MAY BE DIFFICULT DUE TO SNOW COVERED ROADS. ALSO CARRY A
WINTER SURVIVAL KIT. FURTHER STATEMENTS INCLUDING ADVISORIES...
WATCHES AND WARNINGS MAY BE NECESSARY.

Yosemite Valley
Today: Mostly sunny, with a high near 71.
Tonight: Mostly clear, with a low around 45.
Thursday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 69. Low around 44.
Friday: A 50 percent chance of rain, mainly after 11am. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 59. South southwest winds could gust as high as 30 mph. New precipitation amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch possible.
Friday Night: Rain. Low around 39. West gusts as high as 20 mph. Chance of precipitation is 90%. New precipitation amounts between a quarter and half of an inch possible.

El Portal
Today: Mostly sunny, with a high near 82.
Tonight: Mostly clear, with a low around 49.
Thursday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 82. Low around 48.
Friday: A 50 percent chance of rain, mainly after 11am. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 72. South gusts as high as 20 mph. New precipitation amounts of less than a tenth of an inch possible.
Friday Night: Rain. Low around 45. Chance of precipitation is 90%. New precipitation amounts between a quarter and half of an inch possible.

Daily Report - Yosemite National Park Tuesday, October 28, 2014

Daily Report - Yosemite National Park
Tuesday, October 28, 2014

WEATHER

Yosemite Valley
Today: Sunny, with a high near 65.
Tonight: Partly cloudy, with a low around 44.
Wednesday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 70. Low around 45.
Thursday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 68. Low around 43.

El Portal
Today: Sunny, with a high near 76.
Tonight: Partly cloudy, with a low around 48.
Wednesday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 82. Low around 48.
Thursday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 81. Low around 48.

Wawona
Today: Sunny, with a high near 70.
Tonight: Mostly clear, with a low around 41.
Wednesday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 76. Low around 42.
Thursday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 75. Low around 42.

Tuolumne Meadows
Today: Sunny, with a high near 58.
Tonight: Partly cloudy, with a low around 29.
Wednesday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 62. Low around 29.
Thursday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 59. Low around 29.

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NEW AND HAPPENING TODAY

Date Set for Judi Weaser's Memorial Service
A celebration of Judi Weaser's life will be held at the El Portal Community Hall on Friday, November 7th at 3:00 pm. Judi was the Branch Chief of Vegetation and Ecological Restoration for the Resources Management and Science Division. Please bring an appetizer or sweet treat to share if you can. YEA will provide a beverage service after the memorial. (M. Thornley)
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Daily Report - Yosemite National Park Monday, October 27, 2014

Daily Report - Yosemite National Park
Monday, October 27, 2014

WEATHER

Yosemite Valley
Today: Mostly sunny, with a high near 59.
Tonight: Mostly clear, with a low around 41.
Tuesday: Sunny, with a high near 65. Low around 44.
Wednesday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 70. Low around 46.

El Portal
Today: Mostly sunny, with a high near 71.
Tonight: Mostly clear, with a low around 46.
Tuesday: Sunny, with a high near 75. Low around 48.
Wednesday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 81. Low around 49.

Wawona
Today: Mostly sunny, with a high near 64.
Tonight: Mostly clear, with a low around 40.
Tuesday: Sunny, with a high near 70. Low around 41.
Wednesday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 75. Low around 43.

Tuolumne Meadows
Today: Mostly sunny, with a high near 53. Winds could gust as high as 15 mph.
Tonight: Partly cloudy, with a low around 29.
Tuesday: Sunny, with a high near 58. Low around 29.
Wednesday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 62. Low around 30.

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NEW AND HAPPENING TODAY

Tap Water on the Mist Trail Closed Today
The Vernal Fall water system and comfort station will close for the season on Monday, October 27. The composting toilets located at Emerald Pool, Nevada Fall, and Little Yosemite Valley remain open all year. (K. Korwin)
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Lower Pines Campground Closes Today
Lower Pines will close for the season on October 27 at noon. (M. Carter)
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Daily Report - Yosemite National Park Friday, October 24, 2014

Daily Report - Yosemite National Park
Friday, October 24, 2014
 
WEATHER
 
Yosemite Valley
Today: Sunny, with a high near 71. East becoming south southwest winds could gust as high as 20 mph.
Tonight: Partly cloudy, with a low around 45.
Saturday: A 30 percent chance of showers after 11am. Partly sunny, with a high near 59. South southwest gusts as high as 25 mph. Low around 39.
Sunday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 51. Low around 38.
 
El Portal
Today: Sunny, with a high near 82. 
Tonight: Partly cloudy, with a low around 50.
Saturday: A 30 percent chance of showers after 11am and before 11pm. Partly sunny, with a high near 73. South wind gusts as high as 20 mph. Low around 47.
Sunday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 65. Low around 43.
 
Wawona
Today: Sunny, with a high near 78. South wind gusts as high as 20 mph.
Tonight: Partly cloudy, with a low around 44. 
Saturday: A 30 percent chance of showers after 11am. Partly sunny, with a high near 67. South southeast gusts as high as 20 mph. Low around 40. A 20 percent chance of showers at night.
Sunday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 59. Low around 38.
 
Tuolumne Meadows
Today: Sunny, with a high near 62. Breezy, with a southwest wind could gust as high as 30 mph.
Tonight: Mostly clear, with a low around 30. South wind gusts as high as 25 mph.
Saturday: A 30 percent chance of rain and snow showers after 11am. Partly sunny, with a high near 51. Breezy, with southwest gusts as high as 35 mph.

Daily Report - Yosemite National Park Wednesday, October 22, 2014 WEATHER Yosemite Valley Today: Sunny, with a high near 66. Tonight: Mostly clear, with a low around 45. Thursday: Sunny, with a high near 66. Thursday Night: Mostly clear, with a low ar

Daily Report - Yosemite National Park
Wednesday, October 22, 2014
 
WEATHER
 
Yosemite Valley
Today: Sunny, with a high near 66.
Tonight: Mostly clear, with a low around 45. 
Thursday: Sunny, with a high near 66. 
Thursday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around 46. 
Friday: Sunny, with a high near 68. 
Friday Night: Mostly cloudy, with a low around 45. 
 
El Portal
Today: Sunny, with a high near 77. 
Tonight: Mostly clear, with a low around 50.
Thursday: Sunny, with a high near 79. 
Thursday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around 51. 
Friday: Sunny, with a high near 79. 
Friday Night: A 20 percent chance of showers after 11pm. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 50.
 
Wawona
Today: Sunny, with a high near 72. 
Tonight: Mostly clear, with a low around 43. 
Thursday: Sunny, with a high near 73. 
Thursday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around 44. 
Friday: Sunny, with a high near 75. 
Friday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around 43.
 
Tuolumne Meadows
Today: Sunny, with a high near 60. 
Tonight: Mostly clear, with a low around 30. 
Thursday: Sunny, with a high near 59. Southwest wind 10 to 15 mph, with gusts as high as 20 mph.
Thursday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around 30. 
Friday: Sunny, with a high near 59. South southwest wind 10 to 15 mph, with gusts as high as 20 mph.
Friday Night: A slight chance of rain showers after 11pm. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 30. Chance of precipitation is 20%.

Daily Report - Yosemite National Park Tuesday, October 21, 2014

Daily Report - Yosemite National Park
Tuesday, October 21, 2014

WEATHER

Yosemite Valley
Today: Sunny, with a high near 59.
Tonight: Mostly clear, with a low around 43.
Wednesday: Sunny, with a high near 65. Low around 45.
Thursday: Sunny, with a high near 66. Low around 46.

El Portal
Today: Sunny, with a high near 73.
Tonight: Mostly clear, with a low around 48.
Wednesday: Sunny, with a high near 76. Low around 50.
Thursday: Sunny, with a high near 78. Low around 51.

Wawona
Today: Sunny, with a high near 65.
Tonight: Mostly clear, with a low around 42.
Wednesday: Sunny, with a high near 71. Low around 43.
Thursday: Sunny, with a high near 72. Low around 44.

Tuolumne Meadows
Today: Sunny, with a high near 53.
Tonight: Mostly clear, with a low around 30.
Wednesday: Sunny, with a high near 58. Low around 30.
Thursday: Sunny, with a high near 59. Low around 30. Southwest wind around 15 mph, with gusts as high as 25 mph at night.

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NEW AND HAPPENING TODAY

Yosemite National Park Proposes Entrance Fee and Campground Fee Increase - News Release
30 Day Public Engagement Period Begins Today

Media Contacts: Scott Gediman & Ashley Mayer 209-372-0248; Kari Cobb 209-372-0529

Daily Report - Yosemite National Park Monday, October 20, 2014

Daily Report - Yosemite National Park
Monday, October 20, 2014

WEATHER

Yosemite Valley
Today: Mostly sunny, with a high near 63. South southwest wind 5 to 15 mph, with gusts as high as 20 mph.
Tonight: Mostly cloudy, with a low around 37.
Tuesday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 57. Low around 41.
Wednesday: Sunny, with a high near 64. Low around 45.

El Portal
Today: Mostly sunny, with a high near 74. East wind 5 to 10 mph becoming south southwest in the afternoon. Winds could gust as high as 15 mph.
Tonight: Mostly cloudy, with a low around 46.
Tuesday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 70. Low around 47.
Wednesday: Sunny, with a high near 76. Low around 50.

Wawona
Today: Mostly sunny, with a high near 69. East southeast wind 5 to 10 mph becoming south southwest in the afternoon. Winds could gust as high as 15 mph.
Tonight: Mostly cloudy, with a low around 42.
Tuesday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 63. Low around 42.
Wednesday: Sunny, with a high near 69. Low around 43.

Tuolumne Meadows
Today: Mostly sunny, with a high near 54. Breezy, with a south southwest wind 10 to 15 mph increasing to 15 to 20 mph in the afternoon. Winds could gust as high as 35 mph.
Tonight: Mostly cloudy, with a low around 29. Breezy, with a southwest wind 10 to 20 mph, with gusts as high as 30 mph.
Tuesday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 51. Low around 30.
Wednesday: Sunny, with a high near 58. Low around 30.

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NEW AND HAPPENING TODAY

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