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 FRI OCT 24 2014

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

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


                  TEMPERATURE

               LOW    HIGH   LOW    HIGH   LOW    HIGH
PHANTOM RANCH   59     88     59     84     55     79
INDIAN GARDEN   56     78     56     73     52     68
NEAR RIM        45     70     44     65     40     61

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

.TONIGHT...CLEAR. LIGHT AND VARIABLE WINDS.
.SATURDAY...MOSTLY SUNNY. LIGHT AND VARIABLE WINDS...BECOMING
SOUTHWEST 15 TO 20 MPH WITH GUSTS UP TO 35 MPH IN THE AFTERNOON.
.SATURDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLEAR. SOUTHWEST WINDS 15 TO 20 MPH WITH
GUSTS UP TO 30 MPH.
.SUNDAY...MOSTLY SUNNY.
.SUNDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLEAR.
.MONDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY.


                  TEMPERATURE

            LOW    HIGH   LOW    HIGH   LOW    HIGH
SOUTH RIM    38     70     38     65     32     61
NORTH RIM    42     66     40     60     36     56

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WEATHER.GOV/FLAGSTAFF

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SAN FRANCISCO PEAKS RECREATIONAL FORECAST
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE FLAGSTAFF AZ
330 PM MST FRI OCT 24 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 LATE SATURDAY AND
EARLY 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.


.FRIDAY NIGHT... CLEAR.
.SATURDAY...SUNNY. A 10 PERCENT CHANCE OF RAIN SHOWERS IN THE
AFTERNOON.
.SATURDAY NIGHT...PARTLY CLOUDY IN THE EVENING...THEN BECOMING
MOSTLY CLOUDY. A 20 PERCENT CHANCE OF RAIN SHOWERS. SNOW LEVEL
12500 FEET.
.SUNDAY...MOSTLY SUNNY. A 20 PERCENT CHANCE OF RAIN SHOWERS IN
THE MORNING. BREEZY. SNOW LEVEL 11500 FEET.

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

                       FRI    SAT    SAT    SUN
                       NIGHT         NIGHT

12000 FT (RIDGE-TOP)   39 F   39 F   35 F   35 F
       WIND MPH        S 14   SW 27  SW 35  W 38
       MIN WIND CHILL  30 F   21 F   20 F   19 F

10000 FT               38 F   51 F   37 F   46 F

7500 FT                40 F   69 F   40 F   64 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...

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

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WEATHER.GOV/FLAGSTAFF

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