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 MON MAY 2 2016

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

.TODAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. A SLIGHT CHANCE OF RAIN SHOWERS IN THE
MORNING...A CHANCE OF RAIN SHOWERS AND A SLIGHT CHANCE OF
THUNDERSTORMS IN THE AFTERNOON. LIGHT WINDS. CHANCE OF
PRECIPITATION 50 PERCENT.
.TONIGHT...MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH A CHANCE OF RAIN SHOWERS AND A
SLIGHT CHANCE OF THUNDERSTORMS IN THE EVENING...PARTLY CLOUDY
WITH A SLIGHT CHANCE OF RAIN SHOWERS AFTER MIDNIGHT. LIGHT WINDS.
CHANCE OF PRECIPITATION 30 PERCENT.
.TUESDAY...WARMER. MOSTLY SUNNY. LIGHT WINDS.
.TUESDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLEAR.
.WEDNESDAY...WARMER. MOSTLY SUNNY.


               TEMPERATURE

               HIGH   LOW    HIGH   LOW    HIGH
PHANTOM RANCH   72     56     81     59     89
INDIAN GARDEN   64     46     71     49     78
NEAR RIM        59     38     68     41     75

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

.TODAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. A SLIGHT CHANCE OF RAIN SHOWERS IN THE
MORNING...A CHANCE OF RAIN SHOWERS AND A SLIGHT CHANCE OF
THUNDERSTORMS IN THE AFTERNOON. LIGHT WINDS. CHANCE OF
PRECIPITATION 50 PERCENT.
.TONIGHT...MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH A CHANCE OF RAIN SHOWERS AND A
SLIGHT CHANCE OF THUNDERSTORMS IN THE EVENING...PARTLY CLOUDY
WITH A SLIGHT CHANCE OF RAIN SHOWERS AFTER MIDNIGHT. LIGHT WINDS.
CHANCE OF PRECIPITATION 30 PERCENT.
.TUESDAY...NOT AS COOL. MOSTLY SUNNY. LIGHT WINDS.
.TUESDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLEAR.
.WEDNESDAY...WARMER. MOSTLY SUNNY.


               TEMPERATURE

            HIGH   LOW    HIGH   LOW    HIGH
SOUTH RIM    57     35     65     37     73
NORTH RIM    51     34     60     37     68

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WEATHER.GOV/FLAGSTAFF

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AZZ402-000000-

SAN FRANCISCO PEAKS RECREATIONAL FORECAST
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE FLAGSTAFF AZ
330 AM MST MON MAY 2 2016

.SYNOPSIS...LOOK FOR THE DIMINISHING SHOWERS OVERNIGHT AS THE
CURRENT STORM SYSTEM EXITS ARIZONA. YET ANOTHER DISTURBANCE WILL
MOVE ACROSS NORTHERN ARIZONA ON MONDAY WITH SCATTERED SHOWERS AND
ISOLATED AFTERNOON THUNDERSTORMS DEVELOPING. HIGH PRESSURE WILL
THEN BRING WARMER TEMPERATURES ON TUESDAY AND WEDNESDAY BEFORE YET
ANOTHER WEATHER SYSTEM DELIVERS WINDY AND UNSETTLED CONDITIONS
TOWARD THE END OF THE WEEK.

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.MONDAY...PATCHY FOG EARLY THIS MORNING. PARTLY SUNNY WITH A
CHANCE OF RAIN SHOWERS EARLY THIS MORNING...THEN MOSTLY CLOUDY
WITH RAIN SHOWERS LIKELY AND A CHANCE OF THUNDERSTORMS IN THE
LATE MORNING AND AFTERNOON. SNOW LEVEL 9000 FEET. CHANCE OF
PRECIPITATION 70 PERCENT.
.MONDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND
THUNDERSTORMS IN THE EVENING...THEN PARTLY CLOUDY AFTER
MIDNIGHT. SNOW LEVEL 10000 FEET. CHANCE OF PRECIPITATION 40
PERCENT.
.TUESDAY...SUNNY.
.TUESDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLEAR.
.WEDNESDAY...SUNNY...BREEZY.

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

                       MON  MON NIGHT  TUE  TUE NIGHT  WED


12000 FT (RIDGE-TOP)   23 F   23 F   30 F   29 F   34 F
       WIND MPH        SW  8  SW 11  SE  5  SE 14  S 24
       MIN WIND CHILL  10 F   10 F   16 F   15 F   16 F

10000 FT               38 F   25 F   45 F   30 F   52 F

7500 FT                54 F   33 F   62 F   37 F   69 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...

.WEDNESDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLEAR.
.THURSDAY AND THURSDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLEAR. WINDY.
.FRIDAY...MOSTLY SUNNY. BREEZY. A CHANCE OF THUNDERSTORMS AND
SNOW SHOWERS. SNOW LEVEL 8000 FEET.
.FRIDAY NIGHT...PARTLY CLOUDY. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS. SNOW LEVEL
7500 FEET.
.SATURDAY AND SATURDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLOUDY. A CHANCE OF SNOW
SHOWERS AND RAIN SHOWERS. SNOW LEVEL 7500 FEET.
.SUNDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS. SNOW LEVEL
7500 FEET.

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WEATHER.GOV/FLAGSTAFF

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