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 WED AUG 20 2014

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

.TONIGHT...PARTLY CLOUDY WITH A 20 PERCENT CHANCE OF
THUNDERSTORMS AND SHOWERS. LIGHT AND VARIABLE WINDS.
.THURSDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. A SLIGHT CHANCE OF THUNDERSTORMS AND
SHOWERS IN THE MORNING...A CHANCE OF THUNDERSTORMS AND SHOWERS IN
THE AFTERNOON. LIGHT AND VARIABLE WINDS. CHANCE OF PRECIPITATION
50 PERCENT.
.THURSDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLOUDY. A CHANCE OF THUNDERSTORMS AND
SHOWERS IN THE EVENING...A SLIGHT CHANCE OF THUNDERSTORMS AND
SHOWERS AFTER MIDNIGHT. LIGHT AND VARIABLE WINDS. CHANCE OF
PRECIPITATION 40 PERCENT.
.FRIDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY WITH A 20 PERCENT CHANCE OF THUNDERSTORMS
AND SHOWERS.
.FRIDAY NIGHT...PARTLY CLOUDY WITH A 10 PERCENT CHANCE OF
THUNDERSTORMS AND SHOWERS.
.SATURDAY...MOSTLY SUNNY IN THE MORNING...THEN BECOMING PARTLY
CLOUDY. A 20 PERCENT CHANCE OF THUNDERSTORMS AND SHOWERS.


                  TEMPERATURE

               LOW    HIGH   LOW    HIGH   LOW    HIGH
PHANTOM RANCH   73     88     72     93     70     94
INDIAN GARDEN   68     81     67     82     65     84
NEAR RIM        55     74     54     75     52     76

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

.TONIGHT...PARTLY CLOUDY. SCATTERED THUNDERSTORMS AND SHOWERS IN
THE EVENING...A SLIGHT CHANCE OF THUNDERSTORMS AND SHOWERS AFTER
MIDNIGHT. WEST WINDS AROUND 15 MPH IN THE EVENING...BECOMING
LIGHT AND VARIABLE. CHANCE OF PRECIPITATION 30 PERCENT.
.THURSDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. A SLIGHT CHANCE OF THUNDERSTORMS AND
SHOWERS IN THE MORNING...THUNDERSTORMS AND SHOWERS LIKELY IN THE
AFTERNOON. LIGHT AND VARIABLE WINDS. CHANCE OF PRECIPITATION
60 PERCENT.
.THURSDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLOUDY. A CHANCE OF THUNDERSTORMS AND
SHOWERS IN THE EVENING...A SLIGHT CHANCE OF THUNDERSTORMS AND
SHOWERS AFTER MIDNIGHT. LIGHT AND VARIABLE WINDS. CHANCE OF
PRECIPITATION 40 PERCENT.
.FRIDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY WITH A 20 PERCENT CHANCE OF THUNDERSTORMS
AND SHOWERS.
.FRIDAY NIGHT...PARTLY CLOUDY WITH A 10 PERCENT CHANCE OF
THUNDERSTORMS AND SHOWERS.
.SATURDAY...MOSTLY SUNNY IN THE MORNING...THEN BECOMING PARTLY
CLOUDY. A 20 PERCENT CHANCE OF THUNDERSTORMS AND SHOWERS.


                  TEMPERATURE

            LOW    HIGH   LOW    HIGH   LOW    HIGH
SOUTH RIM    48     73     46     75     46     77
NORTH RIM    54     70     51     70     51     72

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WEATHER.GOV/FLAGSTAFF

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AZZ402-000000-

SAN FRANCISCO PEAKS RECREATIONAL FORECAST
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE FLAGSTAFF AZ
330 PM MST WED AUG 20 2014

.SYNOPSIS...
A LOW PRESSURE SYSTEM WILL MOVE ACROSS THE SOUTHWEST UNITED
STATES THROUGH FRIDAY...BRINGING SCATTERED SHOWERS AND
THUNDERSTORMS EACH DAY. SOME OF THESE STORMS WILL PRODUCE HEAVY
RAIN AND THE POSSIBILITY FOR LOCALIZED FLASH FLOODING.


.WEDNESDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLOUDY. SCATTERED SHOWERS AND
THUNDERSTORMS THIS EVENING...THEN A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND
THUNDERSTORMS AFTER MIDNIGHT. CHANCE OF PRECIPITATION 30
PERCENT.
.THURSDAY...PARTLY SUNNY WITH A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND
THUNDERSTORMS IN THE MORNING...THEN MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH SHOWERS
AND THUNDERSTORMS LIKELY IN THE AFTERNOON. CHANCE OF
PRECIPITATION 60 PERCENT.
.THURSDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLOUDY IN THE EVENING...THEN BECOMING
PARTLY CLOUDY. A 50 PERCENT CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS.
SNOW LEVEL 12500 FEET.
.FRIDAY...MOSTLY SUNNY. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS.
SNOW LEVEL 12500 FEET. CHANCE OF PRECIPITATION 30 PERCENT.

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

                       WED    THU    THU    FRI
                       NIGHT         NIGHT

12000 FT (RIDGE-TOP)   34 F   34 F   30 F   34 F
       WIND MPH        S 10   SW  8  SW 10  SW  9
       MIN WIND CHILL  25 F   26 F   20 F   20 F

10000 FT               44 F   55 F   41 F   52 F

7500 FT                51 F   69 F   50 F   71 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...

.FRIDAY NIGHT AND SATURDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS
AND THUNDERSTORMS.
.SATURDAY NIGHT AND SUNDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS
AND THUNDERSTORMS.
.SUNDAY NIGHT AND MONDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND
THUNDERSTORMS.
.MONDAY NIGHT AND TUESDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS
AND THUNDERSTORMS.
.TUESDAY NIGHT AND WEDNESDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS
AND THUNDERSTORMS.

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WEATHER.GOV/FLAGSTAFF

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