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 WED JUL 27 2016

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

...EXCESSIVE HEAT WARNING IN EFFECT UNTIL 11 PM MST THURSDAY...

.TONIGHT...MOSTLY CLEAR. A 10 PERCENT CHANCE OF THUNDERSTORMS IN
THE EVENING. LIGHT WINDS.
.THURSDAY...MOSTLY SUNNY. A 10 PERCENT CHANCE OF THUNDERSTORMS IN
THE AFTERNOON. LIGHT WINDS.
.THURSDAY NIGHT...PARTLY CLOUDY. A 10 PERCENT CHANCE OF
THUNDERSTORMS IN THE EVENING. LIGHT WINDS.
.FRIDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. A 10 PERCENT CHANCE OF THUNDERSTORMS IN
THE AFTERNOON.
.FRIDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH A 30 PERCENT CHANCE OF
THUNDERSTORMS IN THE EVENING...PARTLY CLOUDY AFTER MIDNIGHT.
.SATURDAY...NOT AS HOT. MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH A 20 PERCENT CHANCE OF
THUNDERSTORMS.


                  TEMPERATURE

               LOW    HIGH   LOW    HIGH   LOW    HIGH
PHANTOM RANCH   81    113     82    112     84    107
INDIAN GARDEN   69    100     70     99     74     93
NEAR RIM        62     95     62     94     65     88

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

.TONIGHT...MOSTLY CLEAR. A 10 PERCENT CHANCE OF THUNDERSTORMS IN
THE EVENING. LIGHT WINDS.
.THURSDAY...MOSTLY SUNNY. A 10 PERCENT CHANCE OF THUNDERSTORMS IN
THE AFTERNOON. LIGHT WINDS.
.THURSDAY NIGHT...PARTLY CLOUDY. A 10 PERCENT CHANCE OF
THUNDERSTORMS IN THE EVENING. LIGHT WINDS.
.FRIDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY WITH A 10 PERCENT CHANCE OF
THUNDERSTORMS.
.FRIDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH A CHANCE OF THUNDERSTORMS IN
THE EVENING...PARTLY CLOUDY WITH A SLIGHT CHANCE OF THUNDERSTORMS
AFTER MIDNIGHT. CHANCE OF THUNDERSTORMS 30 PERCENT.
.SATURDAY...NOT AS WARM. MOSTLY CLOUDY. A SLIGHT CHANCE OF
THUNDERSTORMS IN THE MORNING...A CHANCE OF THUNDERSTORMS IN THE
AFTERNOON. CHANCE OF THUNDERSTORMS 40 PERCENT.


                  TEMPERATURE

            LOW    HIGH   LOW    HIGH   LOW    HIGH
SOUTH RIM    56     93     57     92     60     86
NORTH RIM    55     89     55     87     58     80

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WEATHER.GOV/FLAGSTAFF

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SAN FRANCISCO PEAKS RECREATIONAL FORECAST
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE FLAGSTAFF AZ
330 PM MST WED JUL 27 2016

.SYNOPSIS...
THE HIGH PRESSURE RIDGE IS BUILDING WESTWARD ANDWILL BEGIN
LIMITING THE MONSOON MOISTURE MOVING UP INTO NORTHERNARIZONA. THIS
WILL LEAD TO DRIER CONDITIONS OVER NORTHERN ARIZONATHROUGH THE
REST OF THE WORK WEEK. ISOLATED TO SCATTERED SHOWERSWILL DEVELOP
ACROSS THE HIGHER TERRAIN. THE DRIER AIR WILL LEAD TOHOT
TEMPERATURES IN THE GRAND CANYON REGION THROUGH AT LEASTTHURSDAY.
ANOTHER MONSOON MOISTURE SURGE IS FORECAST TO START THISWEEKEND
WITH INCREASING CHANCES FOR SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMSTHROUGH THE
WEEKEND WITH STORM ACTIVITY LASTING INTO NEXT WEEK.


.WEDNESDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLEAR. A 10 PERCENT CHANCE OF
THUNDERSTORMS THIS EVENING.
.THURSDAY...SUNNY. A 20 PERCENT CHANCE OF THUNDERSTORMS IN THE
AFTERNOON.
.THURSDAY NIGHT...PARTLY CLOUDY. A 20 PERCENT CHANCE OF
THUNDERSTORMS IN THE EVENING.
.FRIDAY...MOSTLY SUNNY. A 30 PERCENT CHANCE OF THUNDERSTORMS IN
THE AFTERNOON.

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

                     WED NIGHT  THU  THU NIGHT  FRI


12000 FT (RIDGE-TOP)   50 F   54 F   51 F   52 F
       WIND MPH        NE 11  E  4   N  7   N  8
       MIN WIND CHILL  45 F   46 F   51 F   44 F

10000 FT               52 F   78 F   53 F   75 F

7500 FT                55 F   90 F   56 F   88 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...

.FRIDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLOUDY IN THE EVENING THEN BECOMING PARTLY
CLOUDY. A CHANCE OF THUNDERSTORMS.
.SATURDAY AND SATURDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLOUDY. A CHANCE OF
THUNDERSTORMS.
.SUNDAY AND SUNDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLOUDY. A CHANCE OF
THUNDERSTORMS.
.MONDAY AND MONDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLOUDY. A CHANCE OF
THUNDERSTORMS.
.TUESDAY AND TUESDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLOUDY. A CHANCE OF
THUNDERSTORMS.
.WEDNESDAY...PARTLY SUNNY. A CHANCE OF THUNDERSTORMS.

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WEATHER.GOV/FLAGSTAFF

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