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 FRI AUG 1 2014

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

.TODAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. A SLIGHT CHANCE OF THUNDERSTORMS AND
SHOWERS IN THE MORNING...A CHANCE OF THUNDERSTORMS AND SHOWERS IN
THE AFTERNOON. LIGHT AND VARIABLE WINDS...BECOMING WEST AROUND
15 MPH IN THE AFTERNOON. CHANCE OF PRECIPITATION 30 PERCENT.
.TONIGHT...MOSTLY CLOUDY IN THE EVENING...THEN BECOMING PARTLY
CLOUDY. A 20 PERCENT CHANCE OF THUNDERSTORMS AND SHOWERS. WEST
WINDS AROUND 15 MPH WITH GUSTS UP TO 25 MPH IN THE EVENING...
BECOMING LIGHT AND VARIABLE.
.SATURDAY...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. LIGHT AND VARIABLE
WINDS. CHANCE OF PRECIPITATION 40 PERCENT.
.SATURDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLOUDY. A CHANCE OF THUNDERSTORMS AND
SHOWERS IN THE EVENING...A SLIGHT CHANCE OF THUNDERSTORMS AND
SHOWERS AFTER MIDNIGHT. CHANCE OF PRECIPITATION 40 PERCENT.
.SUNDAY...NOT AS WARM. MOSTLY CLOUDY. A CHANCE OF THUNDERSTORMS
AND SHOWERS IN THE MORNING...THUNDERSTORMS AND SHOWERS LIKELY IN
THE AFTERNOON. CHANCE OF PRECIPITATION 60 PERCENT.


               TEMPERATURE

               HIGH   LOW    HIGH   LOW    HIGH
PHANTOM RANCH  104     78    100     80     94
INDIAN GARDEN   92     73     88     73     82
NEAR RIM        84     62     81     62     74

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

.TODAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. A SLIGHT CHANCE OF THUNDERSTORMS AND
SHOWERS IN THE MORNING...A CHANCE OF THUNDERSTORMS AND SHOWERS IN
THE AFTERNOON. LIGHT AND VARIABLE WINDS. CHANCE OF PRECIPITATION
30 PERCENT.
.TONIGHT...MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH A CHANCE OF THUNDERSTORMS AND
SHOWERS IN THE EVENING...PARTLY CLOUDY WITH A SLIGHT CHANCE OF
THUNDERSTORMS AND SHOWERS AFTER MIDNIGHT. LIGHT AND VARIABLE
WINDS. CHANCE OF PRECIPITATION 30 PERCENT.
.SATURDAY...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. LIGHT AND VARIABLE
WINDS. CHANCE OF PRECIPITATION 40 PERCENT.
.SATURDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH A 40 PERCENT CHANCE OF
THUNDERSTORMS AND SHOWERS.
.SUNDAY...COOLER. MOSTLY CLOUDY. A CHANCE OF THUNDERSTORMS AND
SHOWERS IN THE MORNING...THUNDERSTORMS AND SHOWERS LIKELY IN THE
AFTERNOON. CHANCE OF PRECIPITATION 70 PERCENT.


               TEMPERATURE

            HIGH   LOW    HIGH   LOW    HIGH
SOUTH RIM    84     56     81     56     75
NORTH RIM    80     58     79     56     72

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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 FRI AUG 1 2014

.SYNOPSIS...
MODERATE THUNDERSTORM ACTIVITY WILL CONTINUE OVER NORTHERN
ARIZONA THROUGH FRIDAY. OVER THE WEEKEND...MOISTURE AND THE CHANCE
OF STORMS IS EXPECTED TO INCREASE AS HIGH PRESSURE SHIFTS TOWARD
THE FOUR CORNERS AREA AND A WEAK WEATHER DISTURBANCE MOVES ACROSS
ARIZONA FROM THE SOUTH.


.FRIDAY...PARTLY SUNNY. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS.
CHANCE OF PRECIPITATION 40 PERCENT.
.FRIDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLOUDY. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND
THUNDERSTORMS. CHANCE OF PRECIPITATION 50 PERCENT.
.SATURDAY...PARTLY SUNNY. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS.
CHANCE OF PRECIPITATION 50 PERCENT.
.SATURDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH A 50 PERCENT CHANCE OF
SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS.
.SUNDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND
THUNDERSTORMS IN THE MORNING...THEN MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH SHOWERS
AND THUNDERSTORMS LIKELY IN THE AFTERNOON. CHANCE OF
PRECIPITATION 60 PERCENT.

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

                       FRI    FRI    SAT    SAT    SUN
                              NIGHT         NIGHT

12000 FT (RIDGE-TOP)   41 F   41 F   41 F   37 F   39 F
       WIND MPH        NW 11  N 16   E 17   SE 21  SW 21
       MIN WIND CHILL  33 F   32 F   29 F   25 F   26 F

10000 FT               55 F   48 F   54 F   44 F   50 F

7500 FT                78 F   57 F   76 F   55 F   71 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...

.SUNDAY NIGHT AND MONDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. SHOWERS AND
THUNDERSTORMS LIKELY.
.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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