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 TUE DEC 6 2016

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

.TODAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. LIGHT WINDS BECOMING SOUTHWEST 15 TO
20 MPH IN THE AFTERNOON.
.TONIGHT...PARTLY CLOUDY. SOUTHWEST WINDS AROUND 15 MPH IN THE
EVENING BECOMING LIGHT.
.WEDNESDAY...COOLER. MOSTLY SUNNY. LIGHT WINDS.
.WEDNESDAY NIGHT...PARTLY CLOUDY.
.THURSDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY.


               TEMPERATURE

               HIGH   LOW    HIGH   LOW    HIGH
PHANTOM RANCH   60     40     54     33     57
INDIAN GARDEN   52     35     46     31     49
NEAR RIM        48     30     40     26     46

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

.TODAY...BREEZY. MOSTLY CLOUDY IN THE MORNING THEN BECOMING
PARTLY CLOUDY. LIGHT WINDS BECOMING SOUTHWEST 15 TO 25 MPH IN THE
AFTERNOON.
.TONIGHT...BREEZY. PARTLY CLOUDY. A 10 PERCENT CHANCE OF SNOW
SHOWERS AFTER MIDNIGHT. WEST WINDS 15 TO 25 MPH. GUSTS UP TO
40 MPH IN THE EVENING.
.WEDNESDAY...COLDER. MOSTLY SUNNY. LIGHT WINDS.
.WEDNESDAY NIGHT...PARTLY CLOUDY.
.THURSDAY...NOT AS COLD. PARTLY CLOUDY.


               TEMPERATURE

            HIGH   LOW    HIGH   LOW    HIGH
SOUTH RIM    43     17     35     12     42
NORTH RIM    39     18     31     13     39

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WEATHER.GOV/FLAGSTAFF

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SAN FRANCISCO PEAKS RECREATIONAL FORECAST
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE FLAGSTAFF AZ
330 AM MST TUE DEC 6 2016

.SYNOPSIS...EXPECT DRY WEATHER WITH NEAR AVERAGE TEMPERATURES
THROUGH TUESDAY AFTERNOON. A STRONG COLD FRONT IS FORECAST TO
MOVE INTO ARIZONA FROM THE NORTH ON TUESDAY WITH A FEW LIGHT
SHOWERS LATE POSSIBLE OVER THE HIGH TERRAIN. COLD AIR BEHIND THE
FRONT WILL LINGER FOR A FEW DAYS WITH COLDER TEMPERATURES IN THE
FORECAST. A SLIGHT WARMING TREND RETURNS STARTING ON THURSDAY.


.TUESDAY...MOSTLY SUNNY. WINDY.
.TUESDAY NIGHT...A CHANCE OF RAIN SHOWERS IN THE EVENING. PARTLY
CLOUDY WITH A CHANCE OF SNOW SHOWERS. WINDY. CHANCE OF
PRECIPITATION 20 PERCENT.
.WEDNESDAY...MOSTLY SUNNY.
.WEDNESDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLEAR.
.THURSDAY...MOSTLY SUNNY.

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

                       TUE  TUE NIGHT  WED  WED NIGHT  THU


12000 FT (RIDGE-TOP)   23 F   21 F   21 F   19 F   23 F
       WIND MPH        W 48   W 54   W 44   NW 30  NW 32
       MIN WIND CHILL  -3 F   -2 F   -4 F   0  F   1  F

10000 FT               27 F   15 F   22 F   14 F   31 F

7500 FT                43 F   23 F   38 F   14 F   44 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...PARTLY CLOUDY.
.FRIDAY NIGHT AND SATURDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY.
.SATURDAY NIGHT AND SUNDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY.
.SUNDAY NIGHT...PARTLY CLOUDY.
.MONDAY...SUNNY.

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WEATHER.GOV/FLAGSTAFF

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