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 THU SEP 18 2014

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

.TONIGHT...PARTLY CLOUDY WITH A 10 PERCENT CHANCE OF
THUNDERSTORMS AND SHOWERS IN THE EVENING...MOSTLY CLOUDY AFTER
MIDNIGHT. LIGHT AND VARIABLE WINDS.
.FRIDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY WITH A 20 PERCENT CHANCE OF THUNDERSTORMS
AND SHOWERS. LIGHT AND VARIABLE WINDS.
.FRIDAY NIGHT...PARTLY CLOUDY WITH A 10 PERCENT CHANCE OF
THUNDERSTORMS AND SHOWERS. LIGHT AND VARIABLE WINDS.
.SATURDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. A SLIGHT CHANCE OF THUNDERSTORMS AND
SHOWERS IN THE MORNING...A CHANCE OF THUNDERSTORMS AND SHOWERS IN
THE AFTERNOON. CHANCE OF PRECIPITATION 30 PERCENT.
.SATURDAY NIGHT...PARTLY CLOUDY IN THE EVENING...THEN BECOMING
MOSTLY CLOUDY. A 30 PERCENT CHANCE OF THUNDERSTORMS AND SHOWERS.
.SUNDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH A SLIGHT CHANCE OF THUNDERSTORMS AND
SHOWERS IN THE MORNING...PARTLY CLOUDY WITH A CHANCE OF
THUNDERSTORMS AND SHOWERS IN THE AFTERNOON. CHANCE OF
PRECIPITATION 30 PERCENT.


                  TEMPERATURE

               LOW    HIGH   LOW    HIGH   LOW    HIGH
PHANTOM RANCH   74     97     71     97     73     95
INDIAN GARDEN   67     91     66     91     67     88
NEAR RIM        55     79     52     80     54     78

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

.TONIGHT...MOSTLY CLOUDY. A 20 PERCENT CHANCE OF THUNDERSTORMS
AND SHOWERS IN THE EVENING. LIGHT AND VARIABLE WINDS.
.FRIDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY WITH A 20 PERCENT CHANCE OF THUNDERSTORMS
AND SHOWERS. LIGHT AND VARIABLE WINDS.
.FRIDAY NIGHT...PARTLY CLOUDY WITH A 10 PERCENT CHANCE OF
THUNDERSTORMS AND SHOWERS. LIGHT AND VARIABLE WINDS.
.SATURDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. A SLIGHT CHANCE OF THUNDERSTORMS AND
SHOWERS IN THE MORNING...A CHANCE OF THUNDERSTORMS AND SHOWERS IN
THE AFTERNOON. CHANCE OF PRECIPITATION 30 PERCENT.
.SATURDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH A 40 PERCENT CHANCE OF
THUNDERSTORMS AND SHOWERS.
.SUNDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY WITH A SLIGHT CHANCE OF THUNDERSTORMS AND
SHOWERS IN THE MORNING...MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH A CHANCE OF
THUNDERSTORMS AND SHOWERS IN THE AFTERNOON. CHANCE OF
PRECIPITATION 30 PERCENT.


                  TEMPERATURE

            LOW    HIGH   LOW    HIGH   LOW    HIGH
SOUTH RIM    50     76     47     76     48     75
NORTH RIM    51     73     49     73     50     72

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WEATHER.GOV/FLAGSTAFF

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SAN FRANCISCO PEAKS RECREATIONAL FORECAST
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE FLAGSTAFF AZ
330 PM MST THU SEP 18 2014

.SYNOPSIS...
EXPECT ANOTHER DAY OF VERY ISOLATED SHOWER AND THUNDERSTORM
ACTIVITY ON FRIDAY. OVER THE WEEKEND...INCREASING CHANCES FOR
SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS ARE IN THE FORECAST AS A WEATHER
DISTURBANCE AFFECTS THE REGION. FOR THE FIRST HALF OF NEXT
WEEK...THE CHANCES FOR SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS WILL BE ON THE
DECREASE AS HIGH PRESSURE BUILDS INTO NORTHERN ARIZONA.


.THURSDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLOUDY THIS EVENING...THEN BECOMING
PARTLY CLOUDY. A 20 PERCENT CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS.
.FRIDAY...MOSTLY SUNNY WITH A 20 PERCENT CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND
THUNDERSTORMS.
.FRIDAY NIGHT...PARTLY CLOUDY WITH A 20 PERCENT CHANCE OF
SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS.
.SATURDAY...MOSTLY SUNNY. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS.
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.

                       THU    FRI    FRI    SAT
                       NIGHT         NIGHT

12000 FT (RIDGE-TOP)   39 F   39 F   38 F   40 F
       WIND MPH        SE  6  W  5   SE 14  S  8
       MIN WIND CHILL  33 F   34 F   30 F   29 F

10000 FT               44 F   61 F   43 F   62 F

7500 FT                52 F   73 F   49 F   74 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...

.SATURDAY NIGHT AND SUNDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS
AND THUNDERSTORMS.
.SUNDAY NIGHT AND MONDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND
THUNDERSTORMS.
.MONDAY NIGHT AND TUESDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS
AND THUNDERSTORMS.
.TUESDAY NIGHT AND WEDNESDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS
AND THUNDERSTORMS.
.WEDNESDAY NIGHT AND THURSDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. A CHANCE OF
SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS.

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WEATHER.GOV/FLAGSTAFF

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