Recreational Report
Issued by NWS Flagstaff, AZ

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RECREATIONAL FORECAST FOR GRAND CANYON NATIONAL PARK
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE FLAGSTAFF AZ
330 PM MST WED SEP 28 2016

GRAND CANYON BACKCOUNTRY-
INCLUDING...PHANTOM RANCH...INDIAN GARDEN

.TONIGHT...MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH A CHANCE OF THUNDERSTORMS IN THE
EVENING...PARTLY CLOUDY WITH A SLIGHT CHANCE OF RAIN SHOWERS
AFTER MIDNIGHT. LIGHT WINDS. CHANCE OF PRECIPITATION 40 PERCENT.
.THURSDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. A CHANCE OF RAIN SHOWERS IN THE
MORNING...A CHANCE OF THUNDERSTORMS IN THE AFTERNOON. LIGHT
WINDS. CHANCE OF PRECIPITATION 50 PERCENT.
.THURSDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLOUDY. A CHANCE OF THUNDERSTORMS IN THE
EVENING...A CHANCE OF RAIN SHOWERS AFTER MIDNIGHT. LIGHT WINDS.
CHANCE OF PRECIPITATION 30 PERCENT.
.FRIDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. A SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS IN THE
MORNING...A CHANCE OF THUNDERSTORMS IN THE AFTERNOON. CHANCE OF
PRECIPITATION 30 PERCENT.
.FRIDAY NIGHT...PARTLY CLOUDY. A 10 PERCENT CHANCE OF
THUNDERSTORMS IN THE EVENING.
.SATURDAY...MOSTLY SUNNY IN THE MORNING...PARTLY CLOUDY WITH A
10 PERCENT CHANCE OF THUNDERSTORMS IN THE AFTERNOON.


                  TEMPERATURE

               LOW    HIGH   LOW    HIGH   LOW    HIGH
PHANTOM RANCH   69     84     67     85     64     87
INDIAN GARDEN   63     76     62     77     59     78
NEAR RIM        53     71     53     73     49     74

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GRAND CANYON RIM-
INCLUDING...SOUTH RIM...NORTH RIM

.TONIGHT...MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH A CHANCE OF THUNDERSTORMS IN THE
EVENING...PARTLY CLOUDY WITH A SLIGHT CHANCE OF RAIN SHOWERS
AFTER MIDNIGHT. LIGHT WINDS. CHANCE OF PRECIPITATION 40 PERCENT.
.THURSDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. A CHANCE OF RAIN SHOWERS IN THE
MORNING...THUNDERSTORMS LIKELY IN THE AFTERNOON. LIGHT WINDS.
CHANCE OF PRECIPITATION 60 PERCENT.
.THURSDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLOUDY. A CHANCE OF THUNDERSTORMS IN THE
EVENING...A CHANCE OF RAIN SHOWERS AFTER MIDNIGHT. LIGHT WINDS.
CHANCE OF PRECIPITATION 40 PERCENT.
.FRIDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. A SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS IN THE
MORNING...A CHANCE OF THUNDERSTORMS IN THE AFTERNOON. CHANCE OF
PRECIPITATION 30 PERCENT.
.FRIDAY NIGHT...PARTLY CLOUDY. A 20 PERCENT CHANCE OF
THUNDERSTORMS IN THE EVENING.
.SATURDAY...MOSTLY SUNNY IN THE MORNING...PARTLY CLOUDY WITH A
10 PERCENT CHANCE OF THUNDERSTORMS IN THE AFTERNOON.


                  TEMPERATURE

            LOW    HIGH   LOW    HIGH   LOW    HIGH
SOUTH RIM    43     68     42     69     37     71
NORTH RIM    45     65     44     65     41     67

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WEATHER.GOV/FLAGSTAFF

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AZZ402-000000-

SAN FRANCISCO PEAKS RECREATIONAL FORECAST
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE FLAGSTAFF AZ
330 PM MST WED SEP 28 2016

.SYNOPSIS...WEAK LOW PRESSURE WILL AFFECT NORTHERN ARIZONA FOR THE
NEXT FEW DAYS. EXPECT SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS ACROSS NORTHERN
ARIZONA TODAY AND THURSDAY, THEN DECREASING ON FRIDAY. DRIER AIR
IS EXPECTED THIS WEEKEND. NEAR NORMAL TEMPERATURES WILL CONTINUE.


.WEDNESDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLOUDY. A CHANCE OF THUNDERSTORMS THIS
EVENING...THEN A CHANCE OF RAIN SHOWERS AFTER MIDNIGHT. SNOW
LEVEL 12000 FEET. CHANCE OF PRECIPITATION 40 PERCENT.
.THURSDAY...PARTLY SUNNY WITH A CHANCE OF RAIN SHOWERS IN THE
MORNING...THEN MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH THUNDERSTORMS LIKELY IN THE
AFTERNOON. SNOW LEVEL 12000 FEET. CHANCE OF PRECIPITATION 70
PERCENT.
.THURSDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLOUDY. A CHANCE OF THUNDERSTORMS IN
THE EVENING...THEN A CHANCE OF RAIN SHOWERS AFTER MIDNIGHT. SNOW
LEVEL 12000 FEET. CHANCE OF PRECIPITATION 50 PERCENT.
.FRIDAY...PARTLY SUNNY. A CHANCE OF RAIN SHOWERS IN THE
MORNING... THEN A CHANCE OF THUNDERSTORMS IN THE AFTERNOON. SNOW
LEVEL 12000 FEET. CHANCE OF PRECIPITATION 40 PERCENT.

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HIGH AND LOW TEMPERATURE FORECASTS FOR SELECTED LOCATIONS.
RIDGE-TOP WINDS AND WINDCHILL INCLUDED FOR 12000 FT.

                     WED NIGHT  THU  THU NIGHT  FRI


12000 FT (RIDGE-TOP)   32 F   33 F   31 F   32 F
       WIND MPH        S 22   SW 24  SW  7  W  8
       MIN WIND CHILL  20 F   18 F   20 F   23 F

10000 FT               39 F   52 F   39 F   54 F

7500 FT                44 F   65 F   43 F   67 F

++RIDGE-TOP WINDS ARE THE AVERAGE CONDITIONS OVER 12 HOURS IN THE
FREE AIR AT 12000 FT. WIND SPEEDS AT THE LOWER ELEVATIONS WILL BE
VERY DEPENDENT ON WIND DIRECTION. THEY MAY BE STRONGER THAN THE
RIDGETOP WINDS DOWNWIND OF THE RIDGELINE AND WEAKER ON THE UPWIND
SIDE. FORECAST ELEVATIONS LISTED ABOVE ARE APPROXIMATE.

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.EXTENDED FORECAST...

.FRIDAY NIGHT...PARTLY CLOUDY. A CHANCE OF THUNDERSTORMS. SNOW
LEVEL 12000 FEET.
.SATURDAY AND SATURDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLEAR.
.SUNDAY AND SUNDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLEAR. BREEZY.
.MONDAY...SUNNY...WINDY.
.MONDAY NIGHT AND TUESDAY...MOSTLY CLEAR.
.TUESDAY NIGHT AND WEDNESDAY...MOSTLY CLEAR.

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WEATHER.GOV/FLAGSTAFF

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