Recreational Report
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RECREATIONAL FORECAST FOR GRAND CANYON NATIONAL PARK
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE FLAGSTAFF AZ
330 AM MST FRI APR 18 2014

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

.TODAY...PARTLY CLOUDY IN THE MORNING...MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH A
20 PERCENT CHANCE OF THUNDERSTORMS AND SHOWERS IN THE AFTERNOON.
LIGHT AND VARIABLE WINDS...BECOMING SOUTH 15 TO 20 MPH WITH GUSTS
UP TO 30 MPH IN THE AFTERNOON.
.TONIGHT...MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH A 20 PERCENT CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
LIGHT AND VARIABLE WINDS.
.SATURDAY...COOLER. MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH A SLIGHT CHANCE OF
SHOWERS. A SLIGHT CHANCE OF THUNDERSTORMS IN THE AFTERNOON. LIGHT
AND VARIABLE WINDS. CHANCE OF PRECIPITATION 20 PERCENT.
.SATURDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLOUDY IN THE EVENING...THEN BECOMING
PARTLY CLOUDY. A 10 PERCENT CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.SUNDAY...WARMER. PARTLY CLOUDY. A 10 PERCENT CHANCE OF SHOWERS
IN THE AFTERNOON.


               TEMPERATURE

PHANTOM RANCH   88     59     82     59     88
INDIAN GARDEN   78     53     73     54     79
NEAR RIM        66     38     61     38     67

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

.TODAY...PARTLY CLOUDY IN THE MORNING...MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH A
CHANCE OF RAIN SHOWERS AND A SLIGHT CHANCE OF THUNDERSTORMS IN
THE AFTERNOON. LIGHT AND VARIABLE WINDS...BECOMING SOUTH AROUND
15 MPH WITH GUSTS UP TO 30 MPH IN THE AFTERNOON. CHANCE OF
PRECIPITATION 30 PERCENT.
.TONIGHT...MOSTLY CLOUDY. A CHANCE OF RAIN SHOWERS IN THE
EVENING...A SLIGHT CHANCE OF RAIN SHOWERS AFTER MIDNIGHT. LIGHT
AND VARIABLE WINDS. CHANCE OF SHOWERS 30 PERCENT.
.SATURDAY...COOLER. MOSTLY CLOUDY. A SLIGHT CHANCE OF RAIN
SHOWERS IN THE MORNING...A CHANCE OF RAIN SHOWERS AND A SLIGHT
CHANCE OF THUNDERSTORMS IN THE AFTERNOON. LIGHT AND VARIABLE
WINDS. CHANCE OF PRECIPITATION 30 PERCENT.
.SATURDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLOUDY IN THE EVENING...THEN BECOMING
PARTLY CLOUDY. A 20 PERCENT CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.SUNDAY...WARMER. PARTLY CLOUDY. A 10 PERCENT CHANCE OF SHOWERS
IN THE AFTERNOON.


               TEMPERATURE

SOUTH RIM    66     34     61     33     68
NORTH RIM    55     33     49     34     56

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WEATHER.GOV/FLAGSTAFF

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SAN FRANCISCO PEAKS RECREATIONAL FORECAST
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE FLAGSTAFF AZ
330 AM MST FRI APR 18 2014

.SYNOPSIS...
A PASSING WEATHER SYSTEM WILL BRING MOSTLY CLOUDY SKIES...A CHANCE
OF SHOWERS AND A DROP IN TEMPERATURES TO NEAR NORMAL TODAY AND
SATURDAY. BEGINNING SUNDAY...TEMPERATURES WILL WARM BEFORE ANOTHER
PASSING WEATHER SYSTEM CAUSES A PERIOD OF STRONG GUSTY WINDS TUESDAY
AND WEDNESDAY.


.FRIDAY...PARTLY SUNNY. A CHANCE OF RAIN SHOWERS EARLY THIS
MORNING...THEN A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS IN THE LATE
MORNING AND AFTERNOON. SNOW LEVEL 10000 FEET. CHANCE OF
PRECIPITATION 40 PERCENT.
.FRIDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH A CHANCE OF RAIN SHOWERS. A
CHANCE OF SNOW SHOWERS AFTER MIDNIGHT. SNOW LEVEL 9000 FEET.
CHANCE OF PRECIPITATION 40 PERCENT.
.SATURDAY...PARTLY SUNNY WITH A CHANCE OF RAIN SHOWERS. A CHANCE
OF SNOW SHOWERS IN THE MORNING...THEN A CHANCE OF THUNDERSTORMS
IN THE AFTERNOON. SNOW LEVEL 9500 FEET. CHANCE OF PRECIPITATION
40 PERCENT.
.SATURDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLOUDY IN THE EVENING...THEN BECOMING
PARTLY CLOUDY. A 20 PERCENT CHANCE OF RAIN SHOWERS. SNOW LEVEL
10000 FEET.
.SUNDAY...MOSTLY SUNNY. A 20 PERCENT CHANCE OF RAIN SHOWERS IN
THE AFTERNOON. SNOW LEVEL 10500 FEET.

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

                       FRI    FRI    SAT    SAT    SUN
                              NIGHT         NIGHT

12000 FT (RIDGE-TOP)   28 F   20 F   22 F   22 F   30 F
       WIND MPH        S 25   SW 31  W 11   N  4   NW  7
       MIN WIND CHILL  7  F   0  F   4  F   13 F   13 F

10000 FT               38 F   26 F   36 F   27 F   42 F

7500 FT                63 F   36 F   60 F   34 F   66 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...PARTLY CLOUDY. A CHANCE OF RAIN SHOWERS. SNOW
LEVEL 11500 FEET.
.MONDAY...SUNNY.
.MONDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLEAR.
.TUESDAY...SUNNY...BREEZY.
.TUESDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLEAR. WINDY.
.WEDNESDAY...SUNNY...BREEZY.
.WEDNESDAY NIGHT AND THURSDAY...MOSTLY CLEAR.

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