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 JUL 29 2014

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

.TODAY...SUNNY IN THE MORNING...MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH A 20 PERCENT
CHANCE OF THUNDERSTORMS AND SHOWERS IN THE AFTERNOON. LIGHT AND
VARIABLE WINDS...BECOMING WEST AROUND 15 MPH IN THE AFTERNOON.
.TONIGHT...PARTLY CLOUDY. A 10 PERCENT CHANCE OF THUNDERSTORMS
AND SHOWERS IN THE EVENING. WEST WINDS AROUND 15 MPH IN THE
EVENING...BECOMING LIGHT AND VARIABLE.
.WEDNESDAY...MOSTLY SUNNY IN THE MORNING...PARTLY CLOUDY WITH A
10 PERCENT CHANCE OF THUNDERSTORMS AND SHOWERS IN THE AFTERNOON.
LIGHT AND VARIABLE WINDS...BECOMING WEST AROUND 15 MPH IN THE
AFTERNOON.
.WEDNESDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLEAR.
.THURSDAY...MOSTLY SUNNY IN THE MORNING...PARTLY CLOUDY WITH A
10 PERCENT CHANCE OF THUNDERSTORMS AND SHOWERS IN THE AFTERNOON.


               TEMPERATURE

               HIGH   LOW    HIGH   LOW    HIGH
PHANTOM RANCH  104     78    106     77    105
INDIAN GARDEN   93     72     95     72     94
NEAR RIM        82     59     84     59     83

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

.TODAY...SUNNY IN THE MORNING...MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH A 20 PERCENT
CHANCE OF THUNDERSTORMS AND SHOWERS IN THE AFTERNOON. LIGHT AND
VARIABLE WINDS...BECOMING WEST AROUND 15 MPH IN THE AFTERNOON.
.TONIGHT...PARTLY CLOUDY. A 20 PERCENT CHANCE OF THUNDERSTORMS
AND SHOWERS IN THE EVENING. WEST WINDS AROUND 15 MPH WITH GUSTS
UP TO 25 MPH IN THE EVENING...BECOMING LIGHT AND VARIABLE.
.WEDNESDAY...MOSTLY SUNNY IN THE MORNING...PARTLY CLOUDY WITH A
10 PERCENT CHANCE OF THUNDERSTORMS AND SHOWERS IN THE AFTERNOON.
LIGHT AND VARIABLE WINDS...BECOMING WEST AROUND 15 MPH IN THE
AFTERNOON.
.WEDNESDAY NIGHT...PARTLY CLOUDY. A 10 PERCENT CHANCE OF
THUNDERSTORMS AND SHOWERS IN THE EVENING.
.THURSDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY WITH A 20 PERCENT CHANCE OF
THUNDERSTORMS AND SHOWERS.


               TEMPERATURE

            HIGH   LOW    HIGH   LOW    HIGH
SOUTH RIM    81     53     83     54     82
NORTH RIM    73     56     75     56     74

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WEATHER.GOV/FLAGSTAFF

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SAN FRANCISCO PEAKS RECREATIONAL FORECAST
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE FLAGSTAFF AZ
330 AM MST TUE JUL 29 2014

.SYNOPSIS...A DRIER WESTERLY FLOW ALOFT WILL BRING LESS SHOWER AND
THUNDERSTORM ACTIVITY THROUGH THURSDAY...WITH STORMS LIMITED TO THE
AFTERNOONS AND EARLY EVENINGS. STARTING FRIDAY...DEEPER MOISTURE
SHOULD SLOWLY RETURN TO THE AREA WITH BETTER CHANCES FOR SHOWERS AND
THUNDERSTORMS THROUGH THE WEEKEND.


.TUESDAY...SUNNY WITH A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS THIS
MORNING...THEN MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND
THUNDERSTORMS THIS AFTERNOON. CHANCE OF PRECIPITATION 40
PERCENT.
.TUESDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH A 30 PERCENT CHANCE OF
SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS IN THE EVENING...THEN MOSTLY CLEAR
AFTER MIDNIGHT.
.WEDNESDAY...SUNNY IN THE MORNING...THEN PARTLY SUNNY WITH A 20
PERCENT CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS IN THE AFTERNOON.
.WEDNESDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH A 10 PERCENT CHANCE OF
SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS IN THE EVENING...THEN MOSTLY CLEAR
AFTER MIDNIGHT.
.THURSDAY...MOSTLY SUNNY. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS.
CHANCE OF PRECIPITATION 30 PERCENT.

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

                       TUE    TUE    WED    WED    THU
                              NIGHT         NIGHT

12000 FT (RIDGE-TOP)   42 F   41 F   44 F   43 F   45 F
       WIND MPH        SW 17  W 15   W 12   W  9   W 12
       MIN WIND CHILL  30 F   33 F   34 F   36 F   36 F

10000 FT               64 F   47 F   66 F   47 F   65 F

7500 FT                82 F   56 F   84 F   55 F   83 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...MOSTLY CLOUDY IN THE EVENING THEN CLEARING. A
CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS.
.FRIDAY AND FRIDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLOUDY. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND
THUNDERSTORMS.
.SATURDAY AND SATURDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLOUDY. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS
AND THUNDERSTORMS.
.SUNDAY...PARTLY SUNNY. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS.
.SUNDAY NIGHT AND MONDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND
THUNDERSTORMS.

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