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 THU OCT 23 2014

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

.TONIGHT...MOSTLY CLEAR. LIGHT AND VARIABLE WINDS.
.FRIDAY...SUNNY. LIGHT AND VARIABLE WINDS.
.FRIDAY NIGHT...CLEAR. LIGHT AND VARIABLE WINDS.
.SATURDAY...MOSTLY SUNNY.
.SATURDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLEAR.
.SUNDAY...NOT AS WARM. SUNNY.


                  TEMPERATURE

               LOW    HIGH   LOW    HIGH   LOW    HIGH
PHANTOM RANCH   58     90     56     89     60     82
INDIAN GARDEN   52     80     53     79     55     71
NEAR RIM        41     73     41     70     45     64

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

.TONIGHT...MOSTLY CLEAR. LIGHT AND VARIABLE WINDS.
.FRIDAY...SUNNY. LIGHT AND VARIABLE WINDS.
.FRIDAY NIGHT...CLEAR. LIGHT AND VARIABLE WINDS.
.SATURDAY...MOSTLY SUNNY.
.SATURDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLEAR.
.SUNDAY...MOSTLY SUNNY.


                  TEMPERATURE

            LOW    HIGH   LOW    HIGH   LOW    HIGH
SOUTH RIM    35     73     35     69     38     64
NORTH RIM    39     68     39     65     41     59

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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 THU OCT 23 2014

.SYNOPSIS...HIGH PRESSURE BUILDING ACROSS THE DESERT SOUTHWEST WILL
BRING VERY WARM DAYS THROUGH SATURDAY. EXPECT MAX TEMPS TO BE FROM 5
TO 10 DEGREES ABOVE NORMAL. AREAS OF SMOKE WITH LOW VISIBILITIES ARE
POSSIBLE OVERNIGHT NEAR PRESCRIBED BURNS. EXPECT BREEZY SOUTHWEST
WINDS THIS WEEKEND AS A COLD FRONT MOVES THROUGH THE REGION. HIGH
TEMPERATURES COOL BACK DOWN TO SEASONAL NORMALS FROM SUNDAY THROUGH
WEDNESDAY.


.THURSDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLEAR. AREAS OF SMOKE.
.FRIDAY...SUNNY. AREAS OF SMOKE IN THE MORNING.
.FRIDAY NIGHT... CLEAR.
.SATURDAY...SUNNY.

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

                       THU    FRI    FRI    SAT
                       NIGHT         NIGHT

12000 FT (RIDGE-TOP)   40 F   39 F   39 F   39 F
       WIND MPH        SW  8  SW  9  S 15   SW 32
       MIN WIND CHILL  34 F   32 F   31 F   17 F

10000 FT               36 F   59 F   35 F   50 F

7500 FT                36 F   72 F   36 F   68 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...

.SATURDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLEAR.
.SUNDAY...SUNNY...WINDY.
.SUNDAY NIGHT...PARTLY CLOUDY. WINDY.
.MONDAY...SUNNY.
.MONDAY NIGHT...PARTLY CLOUDY.
.TUESDAY...SUNNY.
.TUESDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLEAR.
.WEDNESDAY AND WEDNESDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLEAR.
.THURSDAY...SUNNY.

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WEATHER.GOV/FLAGSTAFF

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