Recreational Report
Issued by NWS Flagstaff, AZ

Home | Current Version | Previous Version | Text Only | Print | Product List | Glossary On
Versions: 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 11 12 13 14 15 16 17 18 19 20 21 22 23 24 25 26 27 28
000
SXUS45 KFGZ 192232
RECFGZ
AZZ401-000000-

Recreational Forecast for Grand Canyon National Park
National Weather Service Flagstaff AZ
330 PM MST Thu Oct 19 2017

Grand Canyon Backcountry-

...WIND ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM 11 AM TO 7 PM MST FRIDAY...

.Tonight...Mostly clear. Light winds.
.FRIDAY...Windy. Mostly sunny. Southwest winds around 15 mph
increasing to 20 to 30 mph in the afternoon.
.FRIDAY NIGHT...Mostly clear. Light winds.
.SATURDAY...Cooler. Mostly sunny.
.SATURDAY NIGHT...Mostly clear.
.SUNDAY...Warmer. Mostly sunny.


                  TEMPERATURE

               Low    High   Low    High   Low    High
Phantom Ranch   60     82     53     73     51     79
Indian Garden   51     69     42     62     40     70
Near Rim        52     66     44     58     42     67

--------------------------------------------------------------------

Grand Canyon Rim-

...WIND ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM 11 AM TO 7 PM MST FRIDAY...

.Tonight...Mostly clear. Light winds becoming southwest around
15 mph after midnight.
.FRIDAY...Windy. Mostly sunny. Southwest winds 20 to 30 mph with
gusts to around 50 mph.
.FRIDAY NIGHT...Mostly clear. Southwest winds around 15 mph in
the evening becoming light.
.SATURDAY...Cooler. Mostly sunny.
.SATURDAY NIGHT...Mostly clear.
.SUNDAY...Warmer. Mostly sunny.


                  TEMPERATURE

            Low    High   Low    High   Low    High
South Rim    38     67     32     57     29     66
North Rim    45     64     36     56     37     63

--------------------------------------------------------------------

WEATHER.GOV/FLAGSTAFF

$$
=

AZZ402-000000-

San Francisco Peaks Recreational Forecast
National Weather Service Flagstaff AZ
331 PM MST Thu Oct 19 2017

.SYNOPSIS...Expect scattered showers through this evening as an
area of low pressure moves through the region today. Drier and
windy conditions develop Friday, ahead of a strong cold front set
to drop temperatures 10-15 degrees by Saturday. Warmer and dry
conditions will return again by early next week.

&&

.Thursday Night...Mostly clear.
.Friday...Sunny, windy.
.Friday Night...Mostly clear. Breezy.
.Saturday...Sunny.

--------------------------------------------------------------------

High and low temperature forecasts for selected locations.
Ridge-top winds and windchill included for 12000 FT.

                     Thu night  Fri  Fri night  Sat


12000 FT (RIDGE-TOP)   33 F   37 F   26 F   31 F
       Wind mph        SW 22  W 53   W 33   NW 30
       Min wind chill  21 F   17 F   10 F   12 F

10000 FT               39 F   54 F   34 F   50 F

7500 FT                40 F   63 F   30 F   57 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
ridge-top winds downwind of the ridgeline and weaker on the upwind
side. Forecast elevations listed above are approximate.

--------------------------------------------------------------------

.Extended forecast...

.Saturday Night and Sunday...Mostly clear.
.Sunday Night and Monday...Mostly clear.
.Monday Night...Mostly clear.
.Tuesday and Tuesday Night... Clear.
.Wednesday...Sunny.
.Wednesday Night...Mostly clear.
.Thursday...Sunny.

--------------------------------------------------------------------

weather.gov/flagstaff

$$
=


USA.gov is the U.S. government's official web portal to all federal, state and local government web resources and services.