Recreational Report
Issued by NWS Flagstaff, AZ

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RECREATIONAL FORECAST FOR GRAND CANYON NATIONAL PARK
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE FLAGSTAFF AZ
330 AM MST WED APR 16 2014

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

.TODAY...PARTLY CLOUDY IN THE MORNING...THEN BECOMING MOSTLY
CLOUDY. LIGHT AND VARIABLE WINDS...BECOMING WEST AROUND 15 MPH IN
THE AFTERNOON.
.TONIGHT...MOSTLY CLEAR. LIGHT AND VARIABLE WINDS.
.THURSDAY...MOSTLY SUNNY. LIGHT AND VARIABLE WINDS.
.THURSDAY NIGHT...PARTLY CLOUDY.
.FRIDAY...COOLER. MOSTLY CLOUDY. A 10 PERCENT CHANCE OF
THUNDERSTORMS AND SHOWERS IN THE AFTERNOON.


               TEMPERATURE

PHANTOM RANCH   87     55     91     59     84
INDIAN GARDEN   78     55     82     60     75
NEAR RIM        66     35     70     41     63

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

.TODAY...PARTLY CLOUDY IN THE MORNING...THEN BECOMING MOSTLY
CLOUDY. LIGHT AND VARIABLE WINDS.
.TONIGHT...MOSTLY CLEAR. LIGHT AND VARIABLE WINDS.
.THURSDAY...MOSTLY SUNNY. LIGHT AND VARIABLE WINDS.
.THURSDAY NIGHT...PARTLY CLOUDY.
.FRIDAY...COOLER. MOSTLY CLOUDY. A 20 PERCENT CHANCE OF
THUNDERSTORMS AND SHOWERS IN THE AFTERNOON.


               TEMPERATURE

SOUTH RIM    66     29     70     34     63
NORTH RIM    53     29     59     33     52

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AZZ402-000000-

SAN FRANCISCO PEAKS RECREATIONAL FORECAST
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE FLAGSTAFF AZ
330 AM MST WED APR 16 2014

.SYNOPSIS...EXPECT WARM AND DRY WEATHER THROUGH THURSDAY...WITH
BREEZY WINDS THIS AFTERNOON. A WEAK LOW PRESSURE SYSTEM WILL BRING
CLOUDS AND A CHANCE OF SHOWERS FROM FRIDAY THROUGH SATURDAY NIGHT.
DRY AND WARMER WEATHER WILL RETURN FOR SUNDAY AND MONDAY.


.WEDNESDAY...MOSTLY SUNNY.
.WEDNESDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLEAR.
.THURSDAY...SUNNY.
.THURSDAY NIGHT...PARTLY CLOUDY.
.FRIDAY...PARTLY SUNNY. A CHANCE OF RAIN SHOWERS IN THE
MORNING... THEN A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS IN THE
AFTERNOON. SNOW LEVEL 9500 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    WED    THU    THU    FRI
                              NIGHT         NIGHT

12000 FT (RIDGE-TOP)   32 F   27 F   33 F   29 F   25 F
       WIND MPH        W 19   NW 21  W 10   S 18   S 19
       MIN WIND CHILL  13 F   13 F   16 F   14 F   6  F

10000 FT               44 F   26 F   45 F   30 F   37 F

7500 FT                68 F   31 F   69 F   34 F   61 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...MOSTLY CLOUDY. A CHANCE OF RAIN
SHOWERS. SNOW LEVEL 9500 FEET.
.SATURDAY NIGHT AND SUNDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY.
.SUNDAY NIGHT AND MONDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY.
.MONDAY NIGHT...PARTLY CLOUDY.
.TUESDAY...MOSTLY SUNNY. BREEZY.

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