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 31 2014

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

...WIND ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM 11 AM TO 6 PM MST SATURDAY...

.TONIGHT...PARTLY CLOUDY. LIGHT AND VARIABLE WINDS.
.SATURDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH A 20 PERCENT CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
SOUTH WINDS 15 TO 20 MPH. GUSTS UP TO 30 MPH...INCREASING TO
40 MPH IN THE AFTERNOON.
.SATURDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLOUDY. A SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS IN
THE EVENING...A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AFTER MIDNIGHT. LIGHT AND
VARIABLE WINDS. CHANCE OF SHOWERS 50 PERCENT.
.SUNDAY...COOLER. MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH A 50 PERCENT CHANCE OF
SHOWERS.
.SUNDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH A 50 PERCENT CHANCE OF
SHOWERS.
.MONDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY IN THE MORNING THEN CLEARING.


                  TEMPERATURE

               LOW    HIGH   LOW    HIGH   LOW    HIGH
PHANTOM RANCH   53     75     49     65     38     64
INDIAN GARDEN   52     66     45     56     35     56
NEAR RIM        46     58     36     48     28     48

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

...WIND ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM 11 AM TO 6 PM MST SATURDAY...

.TONIGHT...PARTLY CLOUDY. SOUTH WINDS AROUND 15 MPH WITH GUSTS UP
TO 30 MPH.
.SATURDAY...BREEZY. MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH A 20 PERCENT CHANCE OF
SHOWERS. SOUTHWEST WINDS 15 TO 25 MPH WITH GUSTS UP TO 40 MPH.
.SATURDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLOUDY. A SLIGHT CHANCE OF RAIN SHOWERS
IN THE EVENING...A CHANCE OF RAIN SHOWERS AFTER MIDNIGHT.
SOUTHWEST WINDS AROUND 15 MPH WITH GUSTS UP TO 35 MPH IN THE
EVENING...BECOMING LIGHT AND VARIABLE. CHANCE OF SHOWERS
50 PERCENT.
.SUNDAY...COOLER. SHOWERS LIKELY. SNOW SHOWERS LIKELY IN THE
AFTERNOON. CHANCE OF PRECIPITATION 60 PERCENT.
.SUNDAY NIGHT...A CHANCE OF SHOWERS IN THE EVENING. MOSTLY CLOUDY
WITH A CHANCE OF SNOW SHOWERS. CHANCE OF PRECIPITATION
50 PERCENT.
.MONDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY WITH A 10 PERCENT CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND
SNOW SHOWERS.


                  TEMPERATURE

            LOW    HIGH   LOW    HIGH   LOW    HIGH
SOUTH RIM    42     56     32     46     24     46
NORTH RIM    42     52     31     42     24     43

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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 FRI OCT 31 2014

.SYNOPSIS...EXPECT INCREASING SOUTHWEST WINDS TODAY AS A COLD LOW
PRESSURE SYSTEM APPROACHES THE REGION. BY THIS WEEKEND...WINDY AND
COLDER WEATHER WILL DEVELOP AS A COLD FRONT MOVES THROUGH ARIZONA.
THIS SYSTEM WILL BRING A FEW RAIN SHOWERS TO HIGHER ELEVATIONS ON
SATURDAY. BETTER CHANCES FOR RAIN AND SNOW ARRIVE LATE SATURDAY
NIGHT THROUGH SUNDAY EVENING. SNOW LEVELS WILL FALL BELOW 7000 FEET
BY SUNDAY AFTERNOON. DRY WEATHER RETURNS BY TUESDAY...AS WELL AS A
SLOW WARMING TREND.


.FRIDAY NIGHT...PARTLY CLOUDY.
.SATURDAY...PARTLY SUNNY WITH A 20 PERCENT CHANCE OF RAIN
SHOWERS. WINDY. SNOW LEVEL 10500 FEET.
.SATURDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLOUDY. A CHANCE OF RAIN SHOWERS IN THE
EVENING...THEN A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AFTER MIDNIGHT. BREEZY. SNOW
LEVEL 8500 FEET. CHANCE OF PRECIPITATION 50 PERCENT.
.SUNDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH A 70 PERCENT CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
SNOW ACCUMULATION UP TO 2 INCHES.

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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)   31 F   34 F   21 F   19 F
       WIND MPH        SW 55  SW 65  SW 52  SW 20
       MIN WIND CHILL  12 F   7  F   -1 F   0  F

10000 FT               36 F   41 F   28 F   32 F

7500 FT                43 F   56 F   36 F   45 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 CLOUDY. A CHANCE OF SNOW SHOWERS.
.MONDAY...MOSTLY SUNNY. A CHANCE OF SNOW SHOWERS.
.MONDAY NIGHT AND TUESDAY...MOSTLY CLEAR.
.TUESDAY NIGHT AND WEDNESDAY...MOSTLY CLEAR.
.WEDNESDAY NIGHT AND THURSDAY...MOSTLY CLEAR.
.THURSDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLEAR.
.FRIDAY...SUNNY.

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WEATHER.GOV/FLAGSTAFF

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