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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 Sep 19 2017

Grand Canyon Backcountry-

.Today...Mostly sunny. Southwest winds 15 to 20 mph with gusts to
around 35 mph.
.TONIGHT...Clear. Light winds.
.WEDNESDAY...Mostly sunny. Southwest winds 15 to 20 mph.
.WEDNESDAY NIGHT...Mostly clear.
.THURSDAY...Windy. Mostly sunny in the morning...partly cloudy
with a 10 percent chance of thunderstorms in the afternoon.


               TEMPERATURE

               High   Low    High   Low    High
Phantom Ranch   90     59     90     60     86
Indian Garden   79     52     79     54     76
Near Rim        77     50     77     53     74

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Grand Canyon Rim-

.Today...Breezy. Mostly sunny. Southwest winds 15 to 25 mph.
.TONIGHT...Clear. Southwest winds around 15 mph in the evening
becoming light.
.WEDNESDAY...Breezy. Mostly sunny. Southwest winds 15 to 25 mph.
.WEDNESDAY NIGHT...Mostly clear.
.THURSDAY...Windy. Mostly sunny in the morning...partly cloudy
with a 10 percent chance of thunderstorms in the afternoon.


               TEMPERATURE

            High   Low    High   Low    High
South Rim    75     41     75     43     71
North Rim    73     45     73     47     69

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San Francisco Peaks Recreational Forecast
National Weather Service Flagstaff AZ
332 AM MST Tue Sep 19 2017

.SYNOPSIS...Dry and breezy weather with seasonable temperatures
will continue through Wednesday. Windy and cooler conditions are
expected from Thursday through the weekend, with a slight chance
of showers at times.


.Tuesday...Sunny, windy.
.Tuesday Night... Clear, breezy.
.Wednesday...Sunny, breezy.
.Wednesday Night...Mostly clear. Windy.
.Thursday...Mostly sunny. Very windy. A chance of through the
day.

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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)   45 F   42 F   42 F   40 F   39 F
       Wind mph        W 44   W 30   W 30   SW 41  SW 53
       Min wind chill  29 F   31 F   30 F   26 F   19 F

10000 FT               60 F   43 F   59 F   45 F   55 F

7500 FT                72 F   44 F   71 F   46 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
ridge-top 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. Windy. A chance of
thunderstorms. Snow level 11500 feet.
.Friday Night and Saturday...Mostly clear.
.Saturday Night...Mostly clear.
.Sunday...Sunny.
.Sunday Night and Monday... Clear.

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weather.gov/flagstaff

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