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 TUE SEP 16 2014

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

.TONIGHT...MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH A 30 PERCENT CHANCE OF
THUNDERSTORMS AND SHOWERS. LIGHT AND VARIABLE WINDS.
.WEDNESDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH A 50 PERCENT CHANCE OF
THUNDERSTORMS AND SHOWERS. LIGHT AND VARIABLE WINDS.
.WEDNESDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLOUDY. THUNDERSTORMS AND SHOWERS
LIKELY IN THE EVENING...A CHANCE OF THUNDERSTORMS AND SHOWERS
AFTER MIDNIGHT. LIGHT AND VARIABLE WINDS. CHANCE OF PRECIPITATION
60 PERCENT.
.THURSDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. A CHANCE OF THUNDERSTORMS AND SHOWERS
IN THE MORNING...THUNDERSTORMS AND SHOWERS LIKELY IN THE
AFTERNOON. CHANCE OF PRECIPITATION 60 PERCENT.
.THURSDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLOUDY. THUNDERSTORMS AND SHOWERS LIKELY
IN THE EVENING...A CHANCE OF THUNDERSTORMS AND SHOWERS AFTER
MIDNIGHT. CHANCE OF PRECIPITATION 60 PERCENT.
.FRIDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY IN THE MORNING...THEN BECOMING PARTLY
CLOUDY. A 40 PERCENT CHANCE OF THUNDERSTORMS AND SHOWERS.


                  TEMPERATURE

               LOW    HIGH   LOW    HIGH   LOW    HIGH
PHANTOM RANCH   65     94     64     92     65     91
INDIAN GARDEN   62     86     61     84     61     84
NEAR RIM        55     77     54     75     53     75

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

.TONIGHT...MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH A 50 PERCENT CHANCE OF
THUNDERSTORMS AND SHOWERS. LIGHT AND VARIABLE WINDS.
.WEDNESDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. A CHANCE OF THUNDERSTORMS AND SHOWERS
IN THE MORNING...THUNDERSTORMS AND SHOWERS LIKELY IN THE
AFTERNOON. LIGHT AND VARIABLE WINDS...BECOMING EAST AROUND 15 MPH
IN THE AFTERNOON. CHANCE OF PRECIPITATION 60 PERCENT.
.WEDNESDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLOUDY. THUNDERSTORMS AND SHOWERS
LIKELY IN THE EVENING...A CHANCE OF THUNDERSTORMS AND SHOWERS
AFTER MIDNIGHT. LIGHT AND VARIABLE WINDS. CHANCE OF PRECIPITATION
60 PERCENT.
.THURSDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. A CHANCE OF THUNDERSTORMS AND SHOWERS
IN THE MORNING...THUNDERSTORMS AND SHOWERS LIKELY IN THE
AFTERNOON. CHANCE OF PRECIPITATION 60 PERCENT.
.THURSDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH A CHANCE OF THUNDERSTORMS. A
CHANCE OF SHOWERS. CHANCE OF PRECIPITATION 50 PERCENT.
.FRIDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY IN THE MORNING...THEN BECOMING PARTLY
CLOUDY. A 40 PERCENT CHANCE OF THUNDERSTORMS AND SHOWERS.


                  TEMPERATURE

            LOW    HIGH   LOW    HIGH   LOW    HIGH
SOUTH RIM    50     76     50     74     49     73
NORTH RIM    50     71     50     71     49     70

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SAN FRANCISCO PEAKS RECREATIONAL FORECAST
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE FLAGSTAFF AZ
330 PM MST TUE SEP 16 2014

.SYNOPSIS...EXPECT SCATTERED SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS ALONG AND
SOUTH OF THE I-40 CORRIDOR TODAY...SOME STORMS WILL PRODUCE VERY
HEAVY RAIN. ISOLATED STORMS ARE EXPECTED NORTH OF I-40...WITH THE
LEAST COVERAGE NEAR THE UTAH BORDER. DEEP MOISTURE WILL CONTINUE TO
MOVE INTO THE AREA WEDNESDAY AND THURSDAY...WITH INCREASING AND
POTENTIALLY PROLONGED PRECIPITATION. A FLASH FLOOD WATCH IS IN
EFFECT FOR AREAS ALONG AND SOUTH OF I-40 ON BOTH OF THOSE DAYS.
SCATTERED SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS WILL THEN CONTINUE THROUGH NEXT
WEEKEND AS MOISTURE LINGERS OVER THE REGION.


.TUESDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH A 50 PERCENT CHANCE OF
SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS.
.WEDNESDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND
THUNDERSTORMS IN THE MORNING...THEN CLOUDY WITH SHOWERS AND
THUNDERSTORMS LIKELY IN THE AFTERNOON. CHANCE OF PRECIPITATION
70 PERCENT.
.WEDNESDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH A 70 PERCENT CHANCE OF
SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS.
.THURSDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH A 70 PERCENT CHANCE OF SHOWERS
AND THUNDERSTORMS.

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

                       TUE    WED    WED    THU
                       NIGHT         NIGHT

12000 FT (RIDGE-TOP)   38 F   39 F   38 F   40 F
       WIND MPH        NE 18  E 25   E 22   S  8
       MIN WIND CHILL  26 F   26 F   27 F   31 F

10000 FT               42 F   58 F   42 F   58 F

7500 FT                51 F   71 F   49 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...

.THURSDAY NIGHT AND FRIDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. SHOWERS AND
THUNDERSTORMS LIKELY.
.FRIDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLOUDY IN THE EVENING...THEN BECOMING
PARTLY CLOUDY. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS.
.SATURDAY...PARTLY SUNNY. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS.
.SATURDAY NIGHT AND SUNDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS
AND THUNDERSTORMS.
.SUNDAY NIGHT AND MONDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND
THUNDERSTORMS.
.MONDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLOUDY IN THE EVENING...THEN BECOMING
PARTLY CLOUDY. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS.
.TUESDAY...MOSTLY SUNNY. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS.

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