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 SUN MAY 1 2016

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

.TONIGHT...MOSTLY CLOUDY. A CHANCE OF RAIN SHOWERS AND A SLIGHT
CHANCE OF THUNDERSTORMS IN THE EVENING...A SLIGHT CHANCE OF RAIN
SHOWERS AFTER MIDNIGHT. PATCHY FOG AFTER MIDNIGHT. LIGHT WINDS.
CHANCE OF PRECIPITATION 30 PERCENT.
.MONDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. PATCHY FOG IN THE MORNING. A SLIGHT
CHANCE OF RAIN SHOWERS IN THE MORNING...A CHANCE OF RAIN SHOWERS
AND A SLIGHT CHANCE OF THUNDERSTORMS IN THE AFTERNOON. LIGHT
WINDS. CHANCE OF PRECIPITATION 40 PERCENT.
.MONDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLOUDY IN THE EVENING THEN BECOMING PARTLY
CLOUDY. A 20 PERCENT CHANCE OF RAIN SHOWERS. LIGHT WINDS.
.TUESDAY...WARMER. MOSTLY SUNNY. A SLIGHT CHANCE OF.
.TUESDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLEAR.
.WEDNESDAY...MOSTLY SUNNY.


                  TEMPERATURE

               LOW    HIGH   LOW    HIGH   LOW    HIGH
PHANTOM RANCH   58     72     59     82     62     89
INDIAN GARDEN   46     62     48     72     51     78
NEAR RIM        37     59     38     69     42     75

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

.TONIGHT...MOSTLY CLOUDY. A CHANCE OF RAIN SHOWERS AND A SLIGHT
CHANCE OF THUNDERSTORMS IN THE EVENING...A SLIGHT CHANCE OF RAIN
SHOWERS AFTER MIDNIGHT. PATCHY FOG AFTER MIDNIGHT. LIGHT WINDS.
CHANCE OF PRECIPITATION 30 PERCENT.
.MONDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. PATCHY FOG IN THE MORNING. A SLIGHT
CHANCE OF RAIN SHOWERS IN THE MORNING...A CHANCE OF RAIN SHOWERS
AND A SLIGHT CHANCE OF THUNDERSTORMS IN THE AFTERNOON. LIGHT
WINDS. CHANCE OF PRECIPITATION 40 PERCENT.
.MONDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLOUDY IN THE EVENING THEN BECOMING PARTLY
CLOUDY. A 20 PERCENT CHANCE OF RAIN SHOWERS. LIGHT WINDS.
.TUESDAY...NOT AS COOL. MOSTLY SUNNY. A SLIGHT CHANCE OF.
.TUESDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLEAR.
.WEDNESDAY...WARMER. MOSTLY SUNNY.


                  TEMPERATURE

            LOW    HIGH   LOW    HIGH   LOW    HIGH
SOUTH RIM    33     57     34     65     37     72
NORTH RIM    32     50     34     60     38     67

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WEATHER.GOV/FLAGSTAFF

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SAN FRANCISCO PEAKS RECREATIONAL FORECAST
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE FLAGSTAFF AZ
330 PM MST SUN MAY 1 2016

.SYNOPSIS...LOOK FOR THE DIMINISHING SHOWERS OVERNIGHT AS THE
CURRENT STORM SYSTEM EXITS ARIZONA. YET ANOTHER DISTURBANCE WILL
MOVE ACROSS NORTHERN ARIZONA ON MONDAY WITH SCATTERED SHOWERS AND
ISOLATED AFTERNOON THUNDERSTORMS DEVELOPING. HIGH PRESSURE WILL
THEN BRING WARMER TEMPERATURES ON TUESDAY AND WEDNESDAY BEFORE
YET ANOTHER WEATHER SYSTEM DELIVERS WINDY AND UNSETTLED
CONDITIONS TOWARD THE END OF THE WEEK.


.SUNDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLOUDY. A CHANCE OF THUNDERSTORMS EARLY
THIS EVENING. A CHANCE OF RAIN SHOWERS THIS EVENING. A CHANCE OF
RAIN SHOWERS AFTER MIDNIGHT. PATCHY FOG IN THE LATE EVENING AND
OVERNIGHT. SNOW LEVEL 9000 FEET. CHANCE OF PRECIPITATION 50
PERCENT.
.MONDAY...PATCHY FOG IN THE MORNING. PARTLY SUNNY WITH A CHANCE
OF SHOWERS IN THE MORNING...THEN MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH RAIN SHOWERS
LIKELY AND A CHANCE OF THUNDERSTORMS IN THE AFTERNOON. NO SNOW
ACCUMULATION. SNOW LEVEL 9000 FEET. CHANCE OF PRECIPITATION 60
PERCENT.
.MONDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH A CHANCE OF RAIN SHOWERS IN
THE EVENING...THEN PARTLY CLOUDY WITH A CHANCE OF RAIN SHOWERS
AFTER MIDNIGHT. SNOW LEVEL 9500 FEET. CHANCE OF SHOWERS 30
PERCENT.
.TUESDAY...SUNNY. A 10 PERCENT CHANCE OF THUNDERSTORMS IN THE
AFTERNOON.

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

                     SUN NIGHT  MON  MON NIGHT  TUE


12000 FT (RIDGE-TOP)   20 F   23 F   23 F   30 F
       WIND MPH        W  5   SW  7  SW  8  SE  3
       MIN WIND CHILL  11 F   10 F   11 F   19 F

10000 FT               22 F   35 F   25 F   46 F

7500 FT                31 F   54 F   33 F   63 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...

.TUESDAY NIGHT AND WEDNESDAY...MOSTLY CLEAR.
.WEDNESDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLEAR.
.THURSDAY AND THURSDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLEAR. WINDY.
.FRIDAY...MOSTLY SUNNY. WINDY. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS. SNOW LEVEL
8500 FEET.
.FRIDAY NIGHT...PARTLY CLOUDY. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.SATURDAY...PARTLY SUNNY. A CHANCE OF SNOW SHOWERS AND
THUNDERSTORMS.
.SATURDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLOUDY. A CHANCE OF SNOW SHOWERS AND
RAIN SHOWERS.
.SUNDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. A CHANCE OF SNOW SHOWERS AND
THUNDERSTORMS.

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WEATHER.GOV/FLAGSTAFF

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