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Heavy rain possible across parts of Midwest

A storm system moving across the central U.S. will bring showers and thunderstorms to parts of the Midwest on Friday, with the possibility of heavy rain and flash flooding for some locations. Remember, it takes just 12 inches of rushing water to carry away a small car. If you see a flooded roadway, Turn Around Don't Drown.
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Hazardous Weather Conditions

Current conditions at

Grand Canyon, Grand Canyon National Park Airport (KGCN)

Lat: 35.94611°NLon: 112.15472°WElev: 6608ft.

Fair

53°F

12°C

Humidity 77%
Wind Speed calm
Barometer 30.35 in (1018.7 mb)
Dewpoint 46°F (8°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Last update 28 Aug 6:54 am MST
Extended Forecast for

Grand Canyon Village AZ

  • Today

    Today: A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms after 11am.  Mostly sunny, with a high near 80. Calm wind becoming southeast around 6 mph in the afternoon.

    Slight Chance
    T-storms

    High: 80 °F

  • Tonight

    Tonight: A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms.  Partly cloudy, with a low around 56. East southeast wind around 5 mph becoming calm  in the evening.

    Slight Chance
    T-storms

    Low: 56 °F

  • Saturday

    Saturday: A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly after 11am.  Mostly sunny, with a high near 94. Light and variable wind becoming southwest 5 to 10 mph in the afternoon.

    Chance
    T-storms

    High: 94 °F

  • Saturday
    Night

    Saturday Night: A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms before 11pm.  Partly cloudy, with a low around 57. Southwest wind 5 to 10 mph becoming light  after midnight.

    Slight Chance
    T-storms then
    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 57 °F

  • Sunday

    Sunday: A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms.  Mostly sunny, with a high near 77. Light southwest wind increasing to 10 to 15 mph in the morning. Winds could gust as high as 24 mph.

    Slight Chance
    T-storms

    High: 77 °F

  • Sunday
    Night

    Sunday Night: A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms before 11pm.  Partly cloudy, with a low around 55.

    Chance
    T-storms then
    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 55 °F

  • Monday

    Monday: A 10 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms after 11am.  Mostly sunny, with a high near 75.

    Slight Chance
    T-storms

    High: 75 °F

  • Monday
    Night

    Monday Night: A slight chance of showers and thunderstorms before 11pm.  Partly cloudy, with a low around 55.

    Slight Chance
    T-storms then
    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 55 °F

  • Tuesday

    Tuesday: A slight chance of showers and thunderstorms after 11am.  Mostly sunny, with a high near 77.

    Slight Chance
    T-storms

    High: 77 °F

Detailed Forecast

Today
A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms after 11am. Mostly sunny, with a high near 80. Calm wind becoming southeast around 6 mph in the afternoon.
Tonight
A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly cloudy, with a low around 56. East southeast wind around 5 mph becoming calm in the evening.
Saturday
A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly after 11am. Mostly sunny, with a high near 94. Light and variable wind becoming southwest 5 to 10 mph in the afternoon.
Saturday Night
A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms before 11pm. Partly cloudy, with a low around 57. Southwest wind 5 to 10 mph becoming light after midnight.
Sunday
A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly sunny, with a high near 77. Light southwest wind increasing to 10 to 15 mph in the morning. Winds could gust as high as 24 mph.
Sunday Night
A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms before 11pm. Partly cloudy, with a low around 55.
Monday
A 10 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms after 11am. Mostly sunny, with a high near 75.
Monday Night
A slight chance of showers and thunderstorms before 11pm. Partly cloudy, with a low around 55.
Tuesday
A slight chance of showers and thunderstorms after 11am. Mostly sunny, with a high near 77.
Tuesday Night
A slight chance of showers and thunderstorms before 11pm. Partly cloudy, with a low around 52.
Wednesday
A slight chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly sunny, with a high near 76.
Wednesday Night
A slight chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly cloudy, with a low around 52.
Thursday
A slight chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly sunny, with a high near 76.
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Point Forecast:
Grand Canyon Village AZ
 36.05°N 112.14°W (Elev. 6804 ft)
4:30 am MST Aug 28, 2015
7am MST Aug 28, 2015-6pm MST Sep 3, 2015
 
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