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 MAY 23 2015

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

.TONIGHT...MOSTLY CLOUDY. SCATTERED RAIN SHOWERS AND ISOLATED
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 50 PERCENT.
.SUNDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLOUDY. A CHANCE OF THUNDERSTORMS IN THE
EVENING...A CHANCE OF RAIN SHOWERS AFTER MIDNIGHT. LIGHT WINDS.
CHANCE OF PRECIPITATION 40 PERCENT.
.MEMORIAL DAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. A SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS IN THE
MORNING...A CHANCE OF THUNDERSTORMS IN THE AFTERNOON. CHANCE OF
PRECIPITATION 30 PERCENT.
.MONDAY NIGHT...PARTLY CLOUDY. A 20 PERCENT CHANCE OF
THUNDERSTORMS IN THE EVENING.
.TUESDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY.


                  TEMPERATURE

               LOW    HIGH   LOW    HIGH   LOW    HIGH
PHANTOM RANCH   55     77     57     83     56     88
INDIAN GARDEN   46     65     50     71     48     75
NEAR RIM        37     62     41     68     40     73

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

.TONIGHT...MOSTLY CLOUDY. SCATTERED RAIN SHOWERS AND ISOLATED
THUNDERSTORMS IN THE EVENING...A CHANCE OF RAIN SHOWERS AFTER
MIDNIGHT. SOUTHWEST WINDS AROUND 15 MPH IN THE EVENING BECOMING
LIGHT. 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 50 PERCENT.
.SUNDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH A CHANCE OF THUNDERSTORMS IN
THE EVENING...PARTLY CLOUDY WITH A CHANCE OF RAIN SHOWERS AFTER
MIDNIGHT. LIGHT WINDS. CHANCE OF PRECIPITATION 40 PERCENT.
.MEMORIAL DAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. A SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS IN THE
MORNING...A CHANCE OF THUNDERSTORMS IN THE AFTERNOON. CHANCE OF
PRECIPITATION 30 PERCENT.
.MONDAY NIGHT...PARTLY CLOUDY. A 20 PERCENT CHANCE OF
THUNDERSTORMS IN THE EVENING.
.TUESDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY.


                  TEMPERATURE

            LOW    HIGH   LOW    HIGH   LOW    HIGH
SOUTH RIM    33     60     37     65     36     70
NORTH RIM    36     61     39     67     40     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 PM MST SAT MAY 23 2015

.SYNOPSIS... A LOW PRESSURE SYSTEM OVER UTAH WILL CONTINUE TO
BRING SCATTERED TO NUMEROUS SHOWERS AND ISOLATED THUNDERSTORMS TO
NORTHERN ARIZONA TODAY AND TONIGHT. SHOWERS WILL BE MOST NUMEROUS
FROM THE GRAND CANYON REGION NORTH TO THE UTAH BORDER. ADDITIONAL
DISTURBANCES WILL MOVE IN BEHIND THE LOW WITH CHANCES FOR SHOWERS
EXTENDING THROUGH THE MEMORIAL DAY WEEKEND. WARMER AND DRIER
WEATHER IS EXPECTED FROM TUESDAY ONWARD.


.SATURDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLOUDY. SCATTERED RAIN SHOWERS AND
ISOLATED THUNDERSTORMS THIS EVENING...THEN A CHANCE OF RAIN
SHOWERS AFTER MIDNIGHT. SNOW LEVEL 9000 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 9000 FEET. CHANCE OF PRECIPITATION 50 PERCENT.
.SUNDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH A CHANCE OF THUNDERSTORMS IN
THE EVENING...THEN PARTLY CLOUDY WITH A CHANCE OF RAIN SHOWERS
AFTER MIDNIGHT. SNOW LEVEL 10000 FEET. CHANCE OF PRECIPITATION
40 PERCENT.
.MEMORIAL DAY...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.

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

                       SAT    SUN    SUN    MON
                       NIGHT         NIGHT

12000 FT (RIDGE-TOP)   24 F   26 F   26 F   30 F
       WIND MPH        W 14   W 14   NW 17  W 20
       MIN WIND CHILL  9  F   12 F   11 F   11 F

10000 FT               28 F   37 F   29 F   43 F

7500 FT                36 F   57 F   37 F   63 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 THUNDERSTORMS. SNOW
LEVEL 11000 FEET.
.TUESDAY AND TUESDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLEAR.
.WEDNESDAY AND WEDNESDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLEAR.
.THURSDAY AND THURSDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLEAR.
.FRIDAY AND FRIDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLEAR.
.SATURDAY...SUNNY.

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WEATHER.GOV/FLAGSTAFF

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