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 FRI APR 29 2016

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

.TONIGHT...PARTLY CLOUDY IN THE EVENING THEN BECOMING MOSTLY
CLOUDY. A 20 PERCENT CHANCE OF RAIN SHOWERS. LIGHT WINDS.
.SATURDAY...RAIN SHOWERS LIKELY AND A SLIGHT CHANCE OF
THUNDERSTORMS IN THE MORNING...A CHANCE OF RAIN SHOWERS AND A
SLIGHT CHANCE OF THUNDERSTORMS IN THE AFTERNOON. LIGHT WINDS
BECOMING SOUTHWEST AROUND 15 MPH IN THE AFTERNOON. CHANCE OF
PRECIPITATION 60 PERCENT.
.SATURDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLOUDY. A CHANCE OF RAIN SHOWERS AND A
SLIGHT CHANCE OF THUNDERSTORMS IN THE EVENING...A CHANCE OF RAIN
SHOWERS AFTER MIDNIGHT. LIGHT WINDS. CHANCE OF PRECIPITATION
50 PERCENT.
.SUNDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND A SLIGHT
CHANCE OF THUNDERSTORMS. CHANCE OF PRECIPITATION 50 PERCENT.
.SUNDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLOUDY. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND A SLIGHT
CHANCE OF THUNDERSTORMS IN THE EVENING...A SLIGHT CHANCE OF
SHOWERS AFTER MIDNIGHT. CHANCE OF PRECIPITATION 40 PERCENT.
.MONDAY...WARMER. MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH A SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS
IN THE MORNING...PARTLY CLOUDY WITH A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND A
SLIGHT CHANCE OF THUNDERSTORMS IN THE AFTERNOON. CHANCE OF
PRECIPITATION 30 PERCENT.


                  TEMPERATURE

               LOW    HIGH   LOW    HIGH   LOW    HIGH
PHANTOM RANCH   53     75     54     73     53     78
INDIAN GARDEN   44     62     45     59     43     66
NEAR RIM        42     55     43     53     40     60

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

.TONIGHT...PARTLY CLOUDY WITH A SLIGHT CHANCE OF RAIN SHOWERS IN
THE EVENING...MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH A CHANCE OF RAIN SHOWERS AFTER
MIDNIGHT. LIGHT WINDS. CHANCE OF SHOWERS 30 PERCENT.
.SATURDAY...RAIN SHOWERS LIKELY AND A SLIGHT CHANCE OF
THUNDERSTORMS. SOUTHWEST WINDS AROUND 15 MPH. CHANCE OF
PRECIPITATION 70 PERCENT.
.SATURDAY NIGHT...CLOUDY. RAIN SHOWERS LIKELY AND A SLIGHT CHANCE
OF THUNDERSTORMS IN THE EVENING...A CHANCE OF RAIN SHOWERS AFTER
MIDNIGHT. LIGHT WINDS. CHANCE OF PRECIPITATION 60 PERCENT.
.SUNDAY...SHOWERS LIKELY AND A SLIGHT CHANCE OF THUNDERSTORMS.
CHANCE OF PRECIPITATION 60 PERCENT.
.SUNDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLOUDY. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND A SLIGHT
CHANCE OF THUNDERSTORMS IN THE EVENING...A SLIGHT CHANCE OF
SHOWERS AFTER MIDNIGHT. CHANCE OF PRECIPITATION 50 PERCENT.
.MONDAY...NOT AS COOL. MOSTLY CLOUDY. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS IN THE
MORNING...A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND A SLIGHT CHANCE OF
THUNDERSTORMS IN THE AFTERNOON. CHANCE OF PRECIPITATION
40 PERCENT.


                  TEMPERATURE

            LOW    HIGH   LOW    HIGH   LOW    HIGH
SOUTH RIM    33     52     35     50     32     57
NORTH RIM    34     45     35     44     33     51

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AZZ402-000000-

SAN FRANCISCO PEAKS RECREATIONAL FORECAST
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE FLAGSTAFF AZ
330 PM MST FRI APR 29 2016

.SYNOPSIS...A STORM SYSTEM WILL BRING CHANCES FOR RAIN AND HIGH
ELEVATION SNOW TO NORTHERN ARIZONA TODAY WITH THE BEST CHANCES
OVER THE HIGHER TERRAIN. OVER THE WEEKEND...A SECOND WEATHER
SYSTEM IS FORECAST TO MOVE ACROSS NORTHERN ARIZONA CAUSING
CONTINUED CHANCES OF RAIN AND HIGH ELEVATION SNOW...AND SLIGHT
CHANCES OF AFTERNOON THUNDERSTORMS. THE BEST CHANCE FOR
PRECIPITATION APPEAR TO BE OVER WEST CENTRAL AND NORTHWEST ARIZONA
AND ALONG THE UTAH BORDER.


.FRIDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLOUDY. A CHANCE OF SNOW SHOWERS AND RAIN
SHOWERS THIS EVENING...THEN A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AFTER MIDNIGHT.
CHANCE OF PRECIPITATION 40 PERCENT.
.SATURDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH A CHANCE OF THUNDERSTORMS. A
CHANCE OF SHOWERS IN THE MORNING...THEN SHOWERS LIKELY IN THE
AFTERNOON. BREEZY. SNOW ACCUMULATION UP TO 1 INCH. SNOW LEVEL
8000 FEET. CHANCE OF PRECIPITATION 60 PERCENT.
.SATURDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH SNOW SHOWERS LIKELY. RAIN
SHOWERS LIKELY AND A CHANCE OF THUNDERSTORMS IN THE EVENING...
THEN A CHANCE OF RAIN SHOWERS AFTER MIDNIGHT. SNOW ACCUMULATION
UP TO 2 INCHES. SNOW LEVEL 7500 FEET. CHANCE OF PRECIPITATION 60
PERCENT.
.SUNDAY...CLOUDY WITH SNOW SHOWERS...RAIN SHOWERS LIKELY AND A
CHANCE OF THUNDERSTORMS. SNOW ACCUMULATION UP TO 2 INCHES.
CHANCE OF PRECIPITATION 70 PERCENT.

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

                     FRI NIGHT  SAT  SAT NIGHT  SUN


12000 FT (RIDGE-TOP)   19 F   19 F   17 F   22 F
       WIND MPH        W 17   S 18   SE  7  W 21
       MIN WIND CHILL  1  F   -1 F   6  F   0  F

10000 FT               26 F   32 F   23 F   29 F

7500 FT                34 F   52 F   32 F   48 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...

.SUNDAY NIGHT AND MONDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. A CHANCE OF
THUNDERSTORMS IN THE EVENING. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS. A CHANCE OF
THUNDERSTORMS IN THE AFTERNOON. SNOW LEVEL 8500 FEET.
.MONDAY NIGHT...PARTLY CLOUDY. A CHANCE OF RAIN SHOWERS. SNOW
LEVEL 9500 FEET.
.TUESDAY...SUNNY.
.TUESDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLEAR.
.WEDNESDAY...SUNNY.
.WEDNESDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLEAR.
.THURSDAY...SUNNY...BREEZY.
.THURSDAY NIGHT AND FRIDAY...MOSTLY CLEAR. WINDY. A CHANCE OF.
SNOW LEVEL 11000 FEET.

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