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 TUE MAR 3 2015

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

.TONIGHT...MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH ISOLATED RAIN AND SNOW SHOWERS IN
THE EVENING...PARTLY CLOUDY WITH A SLIGHT CHANCE OF RAIN AND SNOW
AFTER MIDNIGHT. LIGHT AND VARIABLE WINDS. CHANCE OF PRECIPITATION
20 PERCENT.
.WEDNESDAY...MOSTLY SUNNY. LIGHT AND VARIABLE WINDS.
.WEDNESDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLEAR. LIGHT AND VARIABLE WINDS.
.THURSDAY...MOSTLY SUNNY.
.THURSDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLEAR.
.FRIDAY...MOSTLY SUNNY.


                  TEMPERATURE

               LOW    HIGH   LOW    HIGH   LOW    HIGH
PHANTOM RANCH   36     46     37     50     40     54
INDIAN GARDEN   30     42     30     45     33     51
NEAR RIM        22     34     19     38     23     44

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

.TONIGHT...MOSTLY CLOUDY. ISOLATED SNOW SHOWERS IN THE EVENING...
A SLIGHT CHANCE OF SNOW AFTER MIDNIGHT. LIGHT AND VARIABLE WINDS.
CHANCE OF SNOW 20 PERCENT.
.WEDNESDAY...MOSTLY SUNNY. LIGHT AND VARIABLE WINDS.
.WEDNESDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLEAR. LIGHT AND VARIABLE WINDS.
.THURSDAY...MOSTLY SUNNY.
.THURSDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLEAR.
.FRIDAY...MOSTLY SUNNY.


                  TEMPERATURE

            LOW    HIGH   LOW    HIGH   LOW    HIGH
SOUTH RIM    16     32     11     37     16     43
NORTH RIM    18     30     16     35     23     41

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SAN FRANCISCO PEAKS RECREATIONAL FORECAST
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE FLAGSTAFF AZ
330 PM MST TUE MAR 3 2015

.SYNOPSIS...ANOTHER WEATHER DISTURBANCE WILL MOVE ACROSS ARIZONA
OVERNIGHT...BRINGING SCATTERED RAIN AND SNOW SHOWERS TO NORTHERN
THROUGH EARLY WEDNESDAY MORNING. AFTER A COLD BUT DRIER DAY ON
WEDNESDAY...HIGH PRESSURE AND A WARMING TREND WILL RETURN FOR
THURSDAY AND THROUGH THE COMING WEEKEND.


.TUESDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH NUMEROUS SNOW SHOWERS THIS
EVENING...THEN MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH A CHANCE OF SNOW AFTER
MIDNIGHT. AROUND 1 INCH. CHANCE OF SNOW 60 PERCENT.
.WEDNESDAY...SUNNY. A 20 PERCENT CHANCE OF SNOW IN THE MORNING.
.WEDNESDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLEAR.
.THURSDAY...SUNNY.

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

                       TUE    WED    WED    THU
                       NIGHT         NIGHT

12000 FT (RIDGE-TOP)    7 F   11 F   13 F   17 F
       WIND MPH        W 12   N 23   NE 25  NW 10
       MIN WIND CHILL  -12F   -11F   -9 F   2  F

10000 FT               12 F   22 F   10 F   32 F

7500 FT                19 F   33 F   13 F   39 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...

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

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WEATHER.GOV/FLAGSTAFF

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