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 THU FEB 23 2017

GRAND CANYON BACKCOUNTRY-

.TONIGHT...MOSTLY CLEAR. LIGHT WINDS.
.FRIDAY...MOSTLY SUNNY. LIGHT WINDS BECOMING WEST AROUND 15 MPH
IN THE AFTERNOON.
.FRIDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLEAR. LIGHT WINDS.
.SATURDAY...MOSTLY SUNNY.
.SATURDAY NIGHT...PARTLY CLOUDY IN THE EVENING THEN BECOMING
MOSTLY CLOUDY. A 20 PERCENT CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND SNOW SHOWERS.
.SUNDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH A 30 PERCENT CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND
SNOW SHOWERS.


                  TEMPERATURE

               LOW    HIGH   LOW    HIGH   LOW    HIGH
PHANTOM RANCH   34     53     32     57     40     55
INDIAN GARDEN   21     41     22     46     30     44
NEAR RIM        18     40     19     44     30     40

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GRAND CANYON RIM-

.TONIGHT...MOSTLY CLEAR. WEST WINDS AROUND 15 MPH IN THE EVENING
BECOMING LIGHT.
.FRIDAY...MOSTLY SUNNY. LIGHT WINDS BECOMING WEST AROUND 15 MPH
IN THE AFTERNOON.
.FRIDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLEAR. LIGHT WINDS.
.SATURDAY...MOSTLY SUNNY.
.SATURDAY NIGHT...PARTLY CLOUDY IN THE EVENING THEN BECOMING
MOSTLY CLOUDY. A 20 PERCENT CHANCE OF SNOW SHOWERS.
.SUNDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH A 40 PERCENT CHANCE OF SNOW SHOWERS.


                  TEMPERATURE

            LOW    HIGH   LOW    HIGH   LOW    HIGH
SOUTH RIM    11     40     12     43     22     40
NORTH RIM    14     34     16     38     22     36

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WEATHER.GOV/FLAGSTAFF

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SAN FRANCISCO PEAKS RECREATIONAL FORECAST
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE FLAGSTAFF AZ
330 PM MST THU FEB 23 2017

.SYNOPSIS...EXPECT COLDER TEMPERATURES TODAY, BEHIND A COLD FRONT
THAT MOVED THROUGH OVERNIGHT. COOL AND DRY CONDITIONS WILL
DEVELOP THROUGH SATURDAY. AN UNSETTLED PATTERN ARRIVES LATE IN
THE WEEKEND AND EARLY NEXT WEEK, WITH BETTER CHANCES FOR RAIN AND
SNOW.


.THURSDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLEAR.  MINIMUM RIDGE-TOP WIND CHILL
AROUND -21.
.FRIDAY...SUNNY. MINIMUM RIDGE-TOP WIND CHILL AROUND -21.
.FRIDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLEAR.
.SATURDAY...SUNNY, BREEZY.

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

                     THU NIGHT  FRI  FRI NIGHT  SAT


12000 FT (RIDGE-TOP)    7 F    9 F   12 F   16 F
       WIND MPH        W 45   W 42   W 39   W 47
       MIN WIND CHILL  -21F   -21F   -13F   -11F

10000 FT                6 F   23 F    9 F   25 F

7500 FT                15 F   40 F   16 F   43 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
RIDGE-TOP WINDS DOWNWIND OF THE RIDGELINE AND WEAKER ON THE UPWIND
SIDE. FORECAST ELEVATIONS LISTED ABOVE ARE APPROXIMATE.

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.EXTENDED FORECAST...

.SATURDAY NIGHT...PARTLY CLOUDY IN THE EVENING THEN BECOMING
MOSTLY CLOUDY. BREEZY. A CHANCE OF.
.SUNDAY...PARTLY SUNNY. A CHANCE OF SNOW SHOWERS.
.SUNDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLOUDY. BREEZY. A CHANCE OF SNOW SHOWERS.
.MONDAY...PARTLY SUNNY. WINDY. A CHANCE OF SNOW SHOWERS.
.MONDAY NIGHT...CLOUDY, WINDY. SNOW SHOWERS LIKELY.
.TUESDAY...PARTLY SUNNY. BREEZY. A CHANCE OF SNOW SHOWERS.
.TUESDAY NIGHT...PARTLY CLOUDY.
.WEDNESDAY AND WEDNESDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLEAR.
.THURSDAY...SUNNY.

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WEATHER.GOV/FLAGSTAFF

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