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 SAT JAN 21 2017

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

...WINTER STORM WATCH IN EFFECT FROM SUNDAY EVENING THROUGH LATE
MONDAY NIGHT...

.TONIGHT...PARTLY CLOUDY. WEST WINDS AROUND 15 MPH IN THE EVENING
BECOMING LIGHT.
.SUNDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH A CHANCE OF SNOW AND RAIN IN THE
MORNING...CLOUDY WITH RAIN AND SNOW LIKELY IN THE AFTERNOON. SNOW
ACCUMULATION AROUND 1 INCH. SNOW LEVEL 5100 FEET IN THE
AFTERNOON. LIGHT WINDS. CHANCE OF PRECIPITATION 60 PERCENT.
.SUNDAY NIGHT...RAIN LIKELY AND SNOW IN THE EVENING...RAIN AND
SNOW LIKELY AFTER MIDNIGHT. SNOW ACCUMULATION OF 1 TO 2 INCHES.
SOUTH WINDS 15 TO 20 MPH.
.MONDAY...BREEZY. RAIN LIKELY IN THE MORNING...RAIN AND SNOW
LIKELY IN THE AFTERNOON.
.MONDAY NIGHT...CLOUDY. SNOW AND RAIN LIKELY IN THE EVENING...A
CHANCE OF SNOW AND RAIN AFTER MIDNIGHT. CHANCE OF PRECIPITATION
60 PERCENT.
.TUESDAY...COLDER. MOSTLY CLOUDY. A SLIGHT CHANCE OF SNOW SHOWERS
IN THE MORNING...A SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND SNOW SHOWERS IN
THE AFTERNOON. CHANCE OF PRECIPITATION 10 PERCENT.


                  TEMPERATURE

               LOW    HIGH   LOW    HIGH   LOW    HIGH
PHANTOM RANCH   24     44     36     44     26     38
INDIAN GARDEN   20     38     33     37     14     30
NEAR RIM        20     36     32     36     12     27

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

...WINTER STORM WATCH IN EFFECT FROM SUNDAY EVENING THROUGH LATE
MONDAY NIGHT...

.TONIGHT...PARTLY CLOUDY. WEST WINDS 15 TO 20 MPH IN THE EVENING
BECOMING LIGHT.
.SUNDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH A CHANCE OF SNOW IN THE MORNING...
CLOUDY WITH SNOW LIKELY IN THE AFTERNOON. SNOW ACCUMULATION OF
1 TO 2 INCHES. LIGHT WINDS BECOMING SOUTHWEST AROUND 15 MPH IN
THE AFTERNOON. CHANCE OF SNOW 70 PERCENT.
.SUNDAY NIGHT...WINDY. SNOW IN THE EVENING...SNOW LIKELY AFTER
MIDNIGHT. SNOW ACCUMULATION OF 2 TO 3 INCHES. SOUTHWEST WINDS
15 TO 20 MPH INCREASING TO 20 TO 30 MPH AFTER MIDNIGHT.
.MONDAY...WINDY. SNOW LIKELY IN THE MORNING...SNOW IN THE
AFTERNOON.
.MONDAY NIGHT...CLOUDY. SNOW LIKELY IN THE EVENING...A CHANCE OF
SNOW AFTER MIDNIGHT. CHANCE OF SNOW 70 PERCENT.
.TUESDAY...COLDER. MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH A 20 PERCENT CHANCE OF SNOW
SHOWERS.


                  TEMPERATURE

            LOW    HIGH   LOW    HIGH   LOW    HIGH
SOUTH RIM    19     36     31     36     11     28
NORTH RIM    19     32     28     32     10     25

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WEATHER.GOV/FLAGSTAFF

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AZZ402-000000-

SAN FRANCISCO PEAKS RECREATIONAL FORECAST
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE FLAGSTAFF AZ
330 PM MST SAT JAN 21 2017

.SYNOPSIS...TWO ADDITIONAL WINTER STORMS WILL CONTINUE TO AFFECT
THE REGION, THE FIRST IS CURRENTLY MOVING THROUGH THE AREA AND
WILL MOVE AWAY FROM THE AREA BY THIS EVENING. THE SECOND WINTER
STORM IS FORECAST TO ARRIVE LATE SUNDAY THROUGH MONDAY. THESE
WILL BE COLD SYSTEMS, WITH HEAVY SNOW ACCUMULATIONS ACROSS THE
HIGH COUNTRY. HAZARDOUS DRIVING CONDITIONS SHOULD BE ANTICIPATED.
EXPECT PRECIPITATION TO WIND DOWN TUESDAY WITH VERY COLD
TEMPERATURES THROUGH THURSDAY.

&&

.SATURDAY NIGHT...PARTLY CLOUDY. BREEZY.
.SUNDAY...PARTLY SUNNY WITH A CHANCE OF SNOW IN THE MORNING...
THEN MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH SNOW LIKELY IN THE AFTERNOON. SNOW
ACCUMULATION UP TO 1 INCH. CHANCE OF SNOW 60 PERCENT.
.SUNDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH SNOW LIKELY IN THE EVENING...
THEN CLOUDY WITH SNOW AFTER MIDNIGHT. WINDY. SNOW ACCUMULATION
OF 2 TO 4 INCHES. CHANCE OF SNOW 90 PERCENT.
.MONDAY...A NEAR 100 PERCENT CHANCE OF SNOW. VERY WINDY. SNOW
ACCUMULATION OF 3 TO 8 INCHES.   MINIMUM RIDGE-TOP WIND CHILL
AROUND -23.

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

                     SAT NIGHT  SUN  SUN NIGHT  MON


12000 FT (RIDGE-TOP)   11 F   27 F   13 F   11 F
       WIND MPH        NW 42  W 50   SW 70  SW 59
       MIN WIND CHILL  -14F   -1 F   -16F   -23F

10000 FT               15 F   29 F   23 F   25 F

7500 FT                18 F   35 F   29 F   33 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...

.MONDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLOUDY. WINDY...SNOW.
.TUESDAY AND TUESDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLOUDY. A CHANCE OF SNOW
SHOWERS.
.WEDNESDAY...MOSTLY SUNNY. A CHANCE OF SNOW SHOWERS THROUGH THE
DAY.
.WEDNESDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLEAR.
.THURSDAY...MOSTLY SUNNY.
.THURSDAY NIGHT AND FRIDAY...MOSTLY CLEAR.
.FRIDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLEAR.
.SATURDAY...SUNNY.

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WEATHER.GOV/FLAGSTAFF

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