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 MAR 30 2015

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

.TODAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. LIGHT AND VARIABLE WINDS.
.TONIGHT...MOSTLY CLEAR. LIGHT AND VARIABLE WINDS.
.TUESDAY...MOSTLY SUNNY. LIGHT AND VARIABLE WINDS...BECOMING
SOUTHWEST AROUND 15 MPH WITH GUSTS UP TO 30 MPH IN THE AFTERNOON.
.TUESDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLEAR.
.WEDNESDAY...MOSTLY SUNNY.


               TEMPERATURE

               HIGH   LOW    HIGH   LOW    HIGH
PHANTOM RANCH   89     50     89     51     86
INDIAN GARDEN   81     46     81     46     77
NEAR RIM        74     36     74     36     71

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

.TODAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. LIGHT AND VARIABLE WINDS.
.TONIGHT...MOSTLY CLEAR. LIGHT AND VARIABLE WINDS.
.TUESDAY...MOSTLY SUNNY. LIGHT AND VARIABLE WINDS...BECOMING
SOUTHWEST 15 TO 20 MPH WITH GUSTS UP TO 30 MPH IN THE AFTERNOON.
.TUESDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLEAR.
.WEDNESDAY...MOSTLY SUNNY.


               TEMPERATURE

            HIGH   LOW    HIGH   LOW    HIGH
SOUTH RIM    71     30     71     30     68
NORTH RIM    65     32     65     32     62

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WEATHER.GOV/FLAGSTAFF

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SAN FRANCISCO PEAKS RECREATIONAL FORECAST
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE FLAGSTAFF AZ
330 AM MST MON MAR 30 2015

.SYNOPSIS...DRY WESTERLY FLOW ALOFT WILL BRING A MORE TYPICAL WINDY
SPRING WEATHER PATTERN TO NORTHERN ARIZONA THIS WEEK AS PACIFIC LOWS
TRANSIT THROUGH THE WESTERN STATES. MUCH OF THE PACIFIC MOISTURE
WILL REMAIN WELL NORTH OF ARIZONA WITH INCREASING WIND SPEEDS AS
EACH SYSTEM TRACKS ACROSS THE GREAT BASIN AND ROCKY MOUNTAINS. A
COLD FRONT IS EXPECTED TO MOVE DOWN THROUGH UTAH ON WEDNESDAY AND
INTO ARIZONA ON THURSDAY. STRONG DRY WINDS WITH THIS SYSTEM MAY
PRODUCE CRITICAL FIRE WEATHER CONDITIONS ACROSS MUCH OF NORTHERN
ARIZONA.


.MONDAY...MOSTLY SUNNY. A 10 PERCENT CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND
THUNDERSTORMS IN THE LATE MORNING AND AFTERNOON.
.MONDAY NIGHT...PARTLY CLOUDY. A 10 PERCENT CHANCE OF SHOWERS
AND THUNDERSTORMS IN THE EVENING.
.TUESDAY...SUNNY.
.TUESDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLEAR. BREEZY.
.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    TUE    TUE    WED
                              NIGHT         NIGHT

12000 FT (RIDGE-TOP)   30 F   28 F   28 F   28 F   28 F
       WIND MPH        SW 10  SW  8  SW 20  W 29   W 30
       MIN WIND CHILL  19 F   19 F   13 F   10 F   9  F

10000 FT               46 F   28 F   44 F   29 F   43 F

7500 FT                65 F   33 F   63 F   35 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...

.WEDNESDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLEAR. BREEZY.
.THURSDAY...SUNNY...WINDY.
.THURSDAY NIGHT AND FRIDAY...MOSTLY CLEAR.
.FRIDAY NIGHT...PARTLY CLOUDY.
.SATURDAY AND SATURDAY NIGHT...PARTLY CLOUDY.
.SUNDAY...MOSTLY SUNNY. WINDY.

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WEATHER.GOV/FLAGSTAFF

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