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 WED MAY 25 2016

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

.TODAY...MOSTLY SUNNY IN THE MORNING THEN BECOMING PARTLY CLOUDY.
LIGHT WINDS BECOMING SOUTHWEST AROUND 15 MPH IN THE AFTERNOON.
.TONIGHT...MOSTLY CLOUDY IN THE EVENING THEN BECOMING PARTLY
CLOUDY. A 10 PERCENT CHANCE OF THUNDERSTORMS. LIGHT WINDS.
.THURSDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY IN THE MORNING THEN BECOMING PARTLY
CLOUDY. A 10 PERCENT CHANCE OF THUNDERSTORMS. LIGHT WINDS
BECOMING WEST AROUND 15 MPH IN THE AFTERNOON.
.THURSDAY NIGHT...PARTLY CLOUDY.
.FRIDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. A 10 PERCENT CHANCE OF THUNDERSTORMS IN
THE AFTERNOON.


               TEMPERATURE

               HIGH   LOW    HIGH   LOW    HIGH
PHANTOM RANCH   81     62     80     65     83
INDIAN GARDEN   71     50     70     53     74
NEAR RIM        67     37     66     40     70

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

.TODAY...MOSTLY SUNNY IN THE MORNING...PARTLY CLOUDY WITH A
10 PERCENT CHANCE OF THUNDERSTORMS IN THE AFTERNOON. LIGHT WINDS
BECOMING SOUTHWEST AROUND 15 MPH IN THE AFTERNOON.
.TONIGHT...MOSTLY CLOUDY IN THE EVENING THEN BECOMING PARTLY
CLOUDY. A 10 PERCENT CHANCE OF THUNDERSTORMS. LIGHT WINDS.
.THURSDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY IN THE MORNING THEN BECOMING PARTLY
CLOUDY. A 10 PERCENT CHANCE OF THUNDERSTORMS. LIGHT WINDS
BECOMING WEST AROUND 15 MPH IN THE AFTERNOON.
.THURSDAY NIGHT...PARTLY CLOUDY.
.FRIDAY...MOSTLY SUNNY IN THE MORNING...PARTLY CLOUDY WITH A
10 PERCENT CHANCE OF THUNDERSTORMS IN THE AFTERNOON.


               TEMPERATURE

            HIGH   LOW    HIGH   LOW    HIGH
SOUTH RIM    64     34     63     36     68
NORTH RIM    58     33     56     36     61

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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 WED MAY 25 2016

.SYNOPSIS...A WEAK LOW PRESSURE SYSTEM WILL PRODUCE BREEZY TO
WINDY CONDITIONS TODAY IN ADDITION TO ISOLATED SHOWERS AND
THUNDERSTORMS THIS AFTERNOON INTO FRIDAY. MOISTURE WILL LINGER
INTO EARLY NEXT WEEK WITH A VERY SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND
THUNDERSTORMS EACH DAY. OTHERWISE...WARMER TEMPERATURES ARE IN
STORE STARTING FRIDAY AND INTO NEXT WEEK AS A WARMER AIRMASS
GRADUALLY FILTERS ACROSS ARIZONA.


.WEDNESDAY...SUNNY.
.WEDNESDAY NIGHT...PARTLY CLOUDY. A 20 PERCENT CHANCE OF
THUNDERSTORMS AFTER MIDNIGHT. SNOW LEVEL 9000 FEET.
.THURSDAY...PARTLY SUNNY. A CHANCE OF THUNDERSTORMS AND SNOW
SHOWERS. SNOW LEVEL 8500 FEET. CHANCE OF PRECIPITATION 40
PERCENT.
.THURSDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH A 20 PERCENT CHANCE OF
THUNDERSTORMS IN THE EVENING...THEN PARTLY CLOUDY AFTER
MIDNIGHT. SNOW LEVEL 9500 FEET.
.FRIDAY...MOSTLY SUNNY. A 30 PERCENT CHANCE OF THUNDERSTORMS IN
THE AFTERNOON. SNOW LEVEL 10000 FEET.

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

                       WED  WED NIGHT  THU  THU NIGHT  FRI


12000 FT (RIDGE-TOP)   28 F   16 F   25 F   24 F   31 F
       WIND MPH        SW 23  SW 17  NW 19  NW 17  NW 14
       MIN WIND CHILL  11 F   3  F   1  F   8  F   13 F

10000 FT               48 F   25 F   47 F   31 F   52 F

7500 FT                62 F   33 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...

.FRIDAY NIGHT...PARTLY CLOUDY. A CHANCE OF THUNDERSTORMS. SNOW
LEVEL 10500 FEET.
.SATURDAY...SUNNY.
.SATURDAY NIGHT...PARTLY CLOUDY.
.SUNDAY...SUNNY.
.SUNDAY NIGHT AND MEMORIAL DAY...PARTLY CLOUDY.
.MONDAY NIGHT AND TUESDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. A CHANCE OF. A CHANCE
OF THUNDERSTORMS. SNOW LEVEL 11500 FEET.

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WEATHER.GOV/FLAGSTAFF

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