Recreational Report
Issued by NWS Flagstaff, AZ

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RECREATIONAL FORECAST FOR GRAND CANYON NATIONAL PARK
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE FLAGSTAFF AZ
330 AM MST SAT OCT 25 2014

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

.TODAY...MOSTLY SUNNY IN THE MORNING...THEN BECOMING PARTLY
CLOUDY. LIGHT AND VARIABLE WINDS...BECOMING SOUTHWEST 15 TO
20 MPH WITH GUSTS UP TO 30 MPH IN THE AFTERNOON.
.TONIGHT...PARTLY CLOUDY. LIGHT AND VARIABLE WINDS.
.SUNDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY IN THE MORNING...THEN BECOMING MOSTLY
SUNNY. LIGHT AND VARIABLE WINDS...BECOMING SOUTHWEST AROUND
15 MPH WITH GUSTS UP TO 25 MPH IN THE AFTERNOON.
.SUNDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLEAR.
.MONDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY.


               TEMPERATURE

               HIGH   LOW    HIGH   LOW    HIGH
PHANTOM RANCH   89     64     84     55     80
INDIAN GARDEN   79     60     74     51     70
NEAR RIM        71     49     66     40     61

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

.TODAY...AREAS OF SMOKE IN THE MORNING. MOSTLY SUNNY IN THE
MORNING...PARTLY CLOUDY WITH A 10 PERCENT CHANCE OF THUNDERSTORMS
AND SHOWERS IN THE AFTERNOON. LIGHT AND VARIABLE WINDS...BECOMING
SOUTHWEST 15 TO 20 MPH WITH GUSTS UP TO 30 MPH IN THE AFTERNOON.
.TONIGHT...PARTLY CLOUDY. A 10 PERCENT CHANCE OF THUNDERSTORMS
AND SHOWERS IN THE EVENING. SOUTHWEST WINDS AROUND 15 MPH. GUSTS
UP TO 30 MPH IN THE EVENING.
.SUNDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY IN THE MORNING...THEN BECOMING MOSTLY
SUNNY. SOUTHWEST WINDS 15 TO 20 MPH.
.SUNDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLEAR.
.MONDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY.


               TEMPERATURE

            HIGH   LOW    HIGH   LOW    HIGH
SOUTH RIM    70     43     66     33     62
NORTH RIM    66     44     61     37     57

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WEATHER.GOV/FLAGSTAFF

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AZZ402-000000-

SAN FRANCISCO PEAKS RECREATIONAL FORECAST
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE FLAGSTAFF AZ
330 AM MST SAT OCT 25 2014

.SYNOPSIS...
HIGH PRESSURE WILL SHIFT TO THE EAST AND ALLOW FOR COOLER
TEMPERATURES AND BREEZY CONDITIONS OVER THE NORTHLAND THIS WEEKEND.
THERE IS A SLIGHT CHANCE FOR SHOWERS LATER TODAY AND ON SUNDAY AS
MOISTURE BRIEFLY MOVES INTO THE AREA FROM THE SOUTH.
OTHERWISE...FAIR WEATHER IS EXPECTED TO RETURN ON MONDAY AND
CONTINUE THROUGH NEXT WEEK.


.SATURDAY...SUNNY. AREAS OF SMOKE EARLY THIS MORNING. A 10
PERCENT CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS IN THE LATE MORNING
AND AFTERNOON.
.SATURDAY NIGHT...A CHANCE OF THUNDERSTORMS IN THE EVENING.
PARTLY CLOUDY WITH A CHANCE OF SHOWERS. CHANCE OF PRECIPITATION
10 PERCENT.
.SUNDAY...MOSTLY SUNNY. A 10 PERCENT CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND
THUNDERSTORMS IN THE MORNING.
.SUNDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLEAR.
.MONDAY...MOSTLY SUNNY.

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

                       SAT    SAT    SUN    SUN    MON
                              NIGHT         NIGHT

12000 FT (RIDGE-TOP)   41 F   33 F   36 F   32 F   31 F
       WIND MPH        SW 25  SW 39  W 36   W 30   W 20
       MIN WIND CHILL  20 F   18 F   21 F   18 F   14 F

10000 FT               51 F   42 F   48 F   33 F   45 F

7500 FT                69 F   44 F   65 F   33 F   62 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...

.MONDAY NIGHT...PARTLY CLOUDY.
.TUESDAY...SUNNY.
.TUESDAY NIGHT AND WEDNESDAY...MOSTLY CLEAR.
.WEDNESDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLEAR.
.THURSDAY AND THURSDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLEAR.
.FRIDAY...SUNNY.

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WEATHER.GOV/FLAGSTAFF

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