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 TUE AUG 4 2015

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

.TONIGHT...CLEAR. SOUTHWEST WINDS AROUND 15 MPH IN THE EVENING
BECOMING LIGHT.
.WEDNESDAY...SUNNY. LIGHT WINDS BECOMING SOUTHWEST AROUND 15 MPH
IN THE AFTERNOON.
.WEDNESDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLEAR. LIGHT WINDS.
.THURSDAY...MOSTLY SUNNY IN THE MORNING...PARTLY CLOUDY WITH A
20 PERCENT CHANCE OF THUNDERSTORMS IN THE AFTERNOON.
.THURSDAY NIGHT...PARTLY CLOUDY WITH A 10 PERCENT CHANCE OF
THUNDERSTORMS.
.FRIDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. A SLIGHT CHANCE OF THUNDERSTORMS IN THE
MORNING...A CHANCE OF THUNDERSTORMS IN THE AFTERNOON. CHANCE OF
THUNDERSTORMS 40 PERCENT.


                  TEMPERATURE

               LOW    HIGH   LOW    HIGH   LOW    HIGH
PHANTOM RANCH   69    108     71    105     80    101
INDIAN GARDEN   63     96     64     93     70     89
NEAR RIM        54     91     57     86     61     84

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

.TONIGHT...CLEAR. SOUTHWEST WINDS AROUND 15 MPH IN THE EVENING
BECOMING LIGHT.
.WEDNESDAY...SUNNY. LIGHT WINDS BECOMING SOUTHWEST AROUND 15 MPH
IN THE AFTERNOON.
.WEDNESDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLEAR. LIGHT WINDS.
.THURSDAY...MOSTLY SUNNY IN THE MORNING...PARTLY CLOUDY WITH A
20 PERCENT CHANCE OF THUNDERSTORMS IN THE AFTERNOON.
.THURSDAY NIGHT...PARTLY CLOUDY IN THE EVENING THEN BECOMING
MOSTLY CLOUDY. A 20 PERCENT CHANCE OF THUNDERSTORMS.
.FRIDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH A 40 PERCENT CHANCE OF
THUNDERSTORMS.


                  TEMPERATURE

            LOW    HIGH   LOW    HIGH   LOW    HIGH
SOUTH RIM    47     89     48     84     55     81
NORTH RIM    60     90     60     86     62     83

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WEATHER.GOV/FLAGSTAFF

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SAN FRANCISCO PEAKS RECREATIONAL FORECAST
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE FLAGSTAFF AZ
330 PM MST TUE AUG 4 2015

.SYNOPSIS...DRY AIR ACROSS NORTHERN ARIZONA WILL BRING FAIR WEATHER
THROUGH WEDNESDAY NIGHT. HOWEVER...A SLIGHT CHANCE OF AFTERNOON
THUNDERSTORMS WILL PERSIST IN THE WHITE MOUNTAINS. ON THURSDAY AND
FRIDAY... MOISTURE SHOULD INCREASE FROM THE SOUTH WITH CHANCES FOR
SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS SPREADING ACROSS THE NORTHLAND. ANOTHER
DRY PUNCH OF AIR IS EXPECTED TO MOVE INTO WESTERN ARIZONA SATURDAY
AND SHOULD PUSH OUR MONSOON MOISTURE OUT OF THE AREA BY SUNDAY.


.TUESDAY NIGHT...CLEAR. AREAS OF SMOKE THIS EVENING.
.WEDNESDAY...SUNNY.
.WEDNESDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLEAR.
.THURSDAY...MOSTLY SUNNY. A 20 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.

                       TUE    WED    WED    THU
                       NIGHT         NIGHT

12000 FT (RIDGE-TOP)   45 F   48 F   46 F   48 F
       WIND MPH        SW  9  W 15   W  7   SW  8
       MIN WIND CHILL  39 F   39 F   41 F   39 F

10000 FT               46 F   68 F   47 F   65 F

7500 FT                51 F   83 F   52 F   80 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...

.THURSDAY NIGHT AND FRIDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. A CHANCE OF
THUNDERSTORMS.
.FRIDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLOUDY. A CHANCE OF THUNDERSTORMS.
.SATURDAY...MOSTLY SUNNY. A CHANCE OF THUNDERSTORMS.
.SATURDAY NIGHT AND SUNDAY...MOSTLY CLEAR. A CHANCE OF
THUNDERSTORMS.
.SUNDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLEAR.
.MONDAY AND MONDAY NIGHT...PARTLY CLOUDY. A CHANCE OF. A CHANCE
OF THUNDERSTORMS.
.TUESDAY...MOSTLY SUNNY. A CHANCE OF THUNDERSTORMS.

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WEATHER.GOV/FLAGSTAFF

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