Recreational Report
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Recreational Forecast for Grand Canyon National Park
National Weather Service Flagstaff AZ
330 AM MST Sat Jun 24 2017

Grand Canyon Backcountry-

...EXCESSIVE HEAT WARNING IN EFFECT UNTIL 9 PM MST SUNDAY...

.Today...Mostly sunny in the morning then becoming partly cloudy.
Light winds.
.TONIGHT...Partly cloudy. Light winds.
.SUNDAY...Partly cloudy. A 10 percent chance of thunderstorms in
the afternoon. Some thunderstorms may produce gusty winds in the
afternoon. Light winds.
.SUNDAY NIGHT...Partly cloudy.
.MONDAY...Mostly sunny in the morning then becoming partly
cloudy.


               TEMPERATURE

               High   Low    High   Low    High
Phantom Ranch  111     79    110     81    110
Indian Garden   98     67     97     68     97
Near Rim        96     67     94     68     94

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Grand Canyon Rim-

...EXCESSIVE HEAT WARNING IN EFFECT UNTIL 9 PM MST SUNDAY...

.Today...Mostly sunny in the morning then becoming partly cloudy.
Light winds.
.TONIGHT...Partly cloudy. Light winds.
.SUNDAY...Partly cloudy in the morning...mostly cloudy with a
10 percent chance of thunderstorms in the afternoon. Some
thunderstorms may produce gusty winds in the afternoon. Light
winds.
.SUNDAY NIGHT...Partly cloudy.
.MONDAY...Mostly sunny in the morning then becoming partly
cloudy.


               TEMPERATURE

            High   Low    High   Low    High
South Rim    95     49     94     50     93
North Rim    92     62     91     63     91

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San Francisco Peaks Recreational Forecast
National Weather Service Flagstaff AZ
331 AM MST Sat Jun 24 2017

.SYNOPSIS...Hot conditions will persist through the weekend.
Temperatures will begin to slowly trend downward into next week.
The chance for afternoon showers and thunderstorms will increase
this weekend and early next week, mainly for Apache and southern
Navajo counties. Gusty southwest winds are expected to develop
Tuesday and Wednesday.


.Saturday...Mostly sunny. Patchy smoke this morning.
.Saturday Night...Partly cloudy.
.Sunday...Mostly sunny. A 20 percent chance of thunderstorms in
the afternoon. Some thunderstorms may produce gusty winds in the
afternoon.
.Sunday Night...Mostly cloudy with a 10 percent chance of
thunderstorms in the evening, then partly cloudy after midnight.
Some thunderstorms may produce gusty winds in the evening.
.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 night  Sun  Sun night  Mon


12000 FT (RIDGE-TOP)   52 F   49 F   48 F   45 F   46 F
       Wind mph        W  5   W  7   W 15   NW 14  W 17
       Min wind chill  46 F   46 F   39 F   37 F   37 F

10000 FT               78 F   53 F   76 F   54 F   75 F

7500 FT                90 F   56 F   89 F   57 F   87 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...

.Monday Night...Partly cloudy.
.Tuesday and Tuesday Night...Mostly clear. Breezy.
.Wednesday and Wednesday Night...Mostly clear.
.Thursday and Thursday Night...Mostly clear.
.Friday...Sunny.

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