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 SEP 2 2014

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

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


               TEMPERATURE

               HIGH   LOW    HIGH   LOW    HIGH
PHANTOM RANCH  105     75    105     76    104
INDIAN GARDEN   94     67     94     69     92
NEAR RIM        85     54     84     55     82

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

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


               TEMPERATURE

            HIGH   LOW    HIGH   LOW    HIGH
SOUTH RIM    85     47     84     48     82
NORTH RIM    81     52     80     52     77

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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 SEP 2 2014

.SYNOPSIS...
EXPECT MILD AND DRY CONDITIONS TO LAST THROUGH WEDNESDAY. MOISTURE
WILL BEGIN TO RETURN TO ARIZONA ON WEDNESDAY...WITH LOW CHANCES
FOR STORMS STARTING TO DEVELOP OVER THE MOUNTAINS SOUTH OF
FLAGSTAFF. AS MOISTURE INCREASES...THUNDERSTORM CHANCES WILL
RETURN TO ALL OF NORTHERN ARIZONA FROM THURSDAY ONWARD. SHOWER AND
THUNDERSTORM CHANCES WILL INCREASE OVER THE WEEKEND AS DEEP
MONSOON MOISTURE MOVES INTO THE REGION.


.TUESDAY...SUNNY.
.TUESDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLEAR.
.WEDNESDAY...SUNNY.
.WEDNESDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLEAR.
.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)   45 F   44 F   43 F   42 F   41 F
       WIND MPH        SW 10  S 11   SW 14  SW 13  SW 18
       MIN WIND CHILL  37 F   38 F   32 F   33 F   29 F

10000 FT               61 F   45 F   60 F   45 F   59 F

7500 FT                81 F   50 F   80 F   51 F   78 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...PARTLY CLOUDY. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS
AND THUNDERSTORMS.
.FRIDAY NIGHT AND SATURDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. 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.

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WEATHER.GOV/FLAGSTAFF

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