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 SAT MAY 23 2015

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

.TODAY...CLOUDY WITH A CHANCE OF RAIN SHOWERS IN THE MORNING...
MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH A CHANCE OF THUNDERSTORMS IN THE AFTERNOON.
LIGHT WINDS BECOMING SOUTHWEST AROUND 15 MPH IN THE AFTERNOON.
CHANCE OF PRECIPITATION 50 PERCENT.
.TONIGHT...MOSTLY CLOUDY. A CHANCE OF THUNDERSTORMS IN THE
EVENING...A CHANCE OF RAIN SHOWERS AFTER MIDNIGHT. LIGHT WINDS.
CHANCE OF PRECIPITATION 50 PERCENT.
.SUNDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. A CHANCE OF RAIN SHOWERS IN THE
MORNING...A CHANCE OF THUNDERSTORMS IN THE AFTERNOON. LIGHT
WINDS. CHANCE OF PRECIPITATION 40 PERCENT.
.SUNDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH A 40 PERCENT CHANCE OF
SHOWERS.
.MEMORIAL DAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. A SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS IN THE
MORNING...A CHANCE OF THUNDERSTORMS IN THE AFTERNOON. CHANCE OF
PRECIPITATION 30 PERCENT.


               TEMPERATURE

               HIGH   LOW    HIGH   LOW    HIGH
PHANTOM RANCH   75     57     80     57     86
INDIAN GARDEN   63     47     68     48     73
NEAR RIM        58     41     64     41     70

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

.TODAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. A CHANCE OF RAIN SHOWERS IN THE MORNING...
A CHANCE OF THUNDERSTORMS IN THE AFTERNOON. SOUTHWEST WINDS
AROUND 15 MPH. CHANCE OF PRECIPITATION 50 PERCENT.
.TONIGHT...MOSTLY CLOUDY. A CHANCE OF THUNDERSTORMS IN THE
EVENING...A CHANCE OF RAIN SHOWERS AFTER MIDNIGHT. SOUTHWEST
WINDS AROUND 15 MPH. CHANCE OF PRECIPITATION 40 PERCENT.
.SUNDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. A CHANCE OF RAIN SHOWERS IN THE
MORNING...A CHANCE OF THUNDERSTORMS IN THE AFTERNOON. LIGHT
WINDS. CHANCE OF PRECIPITATION 40 PERCENT.
.SUNDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLOUDY IN THE EVENING THEN BECOMING PARTLY
CLOUDY. A 40 PERCENT CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.MEMORIAL DAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH A SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS IN
THE MORNING...PARTLY CLOUDY WITH A CHANCE OF THUNDERSTORMS IN THE
AFTERNOON. CHANCE OF PRECIPITATION 30 PERCENT.


               TEMPERATURE

            HIGH   LOW    HIGH   LOW    HIGH
SOUTH RIM    56     36     61     35     68
NORTH RIM    56     41     63     41     69

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WEATHER.GOV/FLAGSTAFF

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SAN FRANCISCO PEAKS RECREATIONAL FORECAST
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE FLAGSTAFF AZ
330 AM MST SAT MAY 23 2015

.SYNOPSIS...A LOW PRESSURE CENTER OVER NORTHWESTERN ARIZONA WILL
SLOWLY MOVE NORTHEAST INTO UTAH TONIGHT AND SATURDAY. THIS WILL
CONTINUE TO BRING SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS TO THE NORTHWESTERN
THIRD OF THE STATE. ADDITIONAL DISTURBANCES WILL MOVE IN BEHIND
THE  LOW WITH CHANCES FOR SHOWERS EXTENDING THROUGH THE MEMORIAL
DAY  WEEKEND. SHOWERS WILL DIMINISH IN COVERAGE FROM WEST TO EAST
ON  MONDAY WITH WARMER AND DRIER WEATHER TRENDING FROM TUESDAY
ONWARD.


.SATURDAY...PARTLY SUNNY. A CHANCE OF RAIN SHOWERS EARLY THIS
MORNING. A CHANCE OF SNOW SHOWERS THIS MORNING. A CHANCE OF
THUNDERSTORMS IN THE LATE MORNING AND AFTERNOON. A CHANCE OF
SNOW SHOWERS THIS AFTERNOON. SNOW LEVEL 8000 FEET. CHANCE OF
PRECIPITATION 40 PERCENT.
.SATURDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLOUDY. A CHANCE OF THUNDERSTORMS IN
THE EVENING...THEN A CHANCE OF RAIN SHOWERS AFTER MIDNIGHT. SNOW
LEVEL 9500 FEET. CHANCE OF PRECIPITATION 40 PERCENT.
.SUNDAY...PARTLY SUNNY. A CHANCE OF RAIN SHOWERS IN THE
MORNING... THEN A CHANCE OF THUNDERSTORMS IN THE AFTERNOON. SNOW
LEVEL 10000 FEET. CHANCE OF PRECIPITATION 40 PERCENT.
.SUNDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH A CHANCE OF RAIN SHOWERS IN
THE EVENING...THEN PARTLY CLOUDY WITH A CHANCE OF RAIN SHOWERS
AFTER MIDNIGHT. SNOW LEVEL 10500 FEET. CHANCE OF SHOWERS 30
PERCENT.
.MEMORIAL DAY...PARTLY SUNNY. A CHANCE OF RAIN SHOWERS IN THE
MORNING...THEN A CHANCE OF THUNDERSTORMS IN THE AFTERNOON. SNOW
LEVEL 10500 FEET. CHANCE OF PRECIPITATION 40 PERCENT.

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

                       SAT    SAT    SUN    SUN    MON
                              NIGHT         NIGHT

12000 FT (RIDGE-TOP)   22 F   24 F   26 F   26 F   30 F
       WIND MPH        W 23   W 17   W 11   NW 14  NW 17
       MIN WIND CHILL  1  F   7  F   13 F   12 F   13 F

10000 FT               34 F   26 F   40 F   27 F   46 F

7500 FT                55 F   35 F   60 F   36 F   65 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...PARTLY CLOUDY. A CHANCE OF RAIN SHOWERS. SNOW
LEVEL 11500 FEET.
.TUESDAY AND TUESDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLEAR.
.WEDNESDAY AND WEDNESDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLEAR.
.THURSDAY AND THURSDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLEAR.
.FRIDAY...SUNNY.

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WEATHER.GOV/FLAGSTAFF

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