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 TUE AUG 30 2016

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

.TODAY...MOSTLY SUNNY. LIGHT WINDS.
.TONIGHT...MOSTLY CLEAR. LIGHT WINDS.
.WEDNESDAY...MOSTLY SUNNY IN THE MORNING...PARTLY CLOUDY WITH A
10 PERCENT CHANCE OF THUNDERSTORMS IN THE AFTERNOON. LIGHT WINDS.
.WEDNESDAY NIGHT...PARTLY CLOUDY. A 10 PERCENT CHANCE OF
THUNDERSTORMS IN THE EVENING.
.THURSDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY IN THE MORNING...MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH A
30 PERCENT CHANCE OF THUNDERSTORMS IN THE AFTERNOON.


               TEMPERATURE

               HIGH   LOW    HIGH   LOW    HIGH
PHANTOM RANCH  101     72    101     75     95
INDIAN GARDEN   90     65     89     67     85
NEAR RIM        84     57     84     60     82

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

.TODAY...MOSTLY SUNNY. LIGHT WINDS.
.TONIGHT...MOSTLY CLEAR. LIGHT WINDS.
.WEDNESDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. A 20 PERCENT CHANCE OF THUNDERSTORMS
IN THE AFTERNOON. LIGHT WINDS.
.WEDNESDAY NIGHT...PARTLY CLOUDY. A 20 PERCENT CHANCE OF
THUNDERSTORMS IN THE EVENING.
.THURSDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY WITH A SLIGHT CHANCE OF THUNDERSTORMS
IN THE MORNING...MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH A CHANCE OF THUNDERSTORMS IN
THE AFTERNOON. CHANCE OF THUNDERSTORMS 30 PERCENT.


               TEMPERATURE

            HIGH   LOW    HIGH   LOW    HIGH
SOUTH RIM    81     50     81     53     79
NORTH RIM    75     48     76     51     74

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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 TUE AUG 30 2016

.SYNOPSIS...MONSOON MOISTURE WILL START TO GRADUALLY RETURN TO
NORTHEASTERN ARIZONA STARTING ON TUESDAY, WITH ISOLATED TO
SCATTERED SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS IN THE FORECAST ACROSS THE
REGION THROUGH THE REMAINDER OF THE WORK WEEK. A DRYING TREND
WILL MOVE INTO THE REGION STARTING ON SATURDAY WITH A PACIFIC
TROUGH BRINGING DRY SOUTHWESTERLY FLOW INTO NORTHERN ARIZONA.

&&

.TUESDAY...SUNNY. A 20 PERCENT CHANCE OF THUNDERSTORMS IN THE
LATE MORNING AND AFTERNOON.
.TUESDAY NIGHT...PARTLY CLOUDY. A 10 PERCENT CHANCE OF
THUNDERSTORMS IN THE EVENING.
.WEDNESDAY...MOSTLY SUNNY. A CHANCE OF THUNDERSTORMS. CHANCE OF
THUNDERSTORMS 30 PERCENT.
.WEDNESDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH A 20 PERCENT CHANCE OF
THUNDERSTORMS IN THE EVENING...THEN PARTLY CLOUDY AFTER
MIDNIGHT.
.THURSDAY...MOSTLY SUNNY WITH A CHANCE OF THUNDERSTORMS IN THE
MORNING...THEN MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH THUNDERSTORMS LIKELY IN THE
AFTERNOON. CHANCE OF THUNDERSTORMS 60 PERCENT.

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

                       TUE  TUE NIGHT  WED  WED NIGHT  THU


12000 FT (RIDGE-TOP)   40 F   39 F   40 F   38 F   40 F
       WIND MPH        E  3   NE  5  NE  2  S  6   SW  5
       MIN WIND CHILL  34 F   35 F   36 F   33 F   34 F

10000 FT               63 F   47 F   62 F   48 F   61 F

7500 FT                75 F   48 F   75 F   49 F   74 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. A CHANCE OF
THUNDERSTORMS.
.FRIDAY NIGHT AND SATURDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. A CHANCE OF
THUNDERSTORMS. A CHANCE OF.
.SATURDAY NIGHT...PARTLY CLOUDY. A CHANCE OF THUNDERSTORMS.
.SUNDAY AND SUNDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLEAR.
.LABOR DAY...SUNNY.

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WEATHER.GOV/FLAGSTAFF

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