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Recreational Forecast for Grand Canyon National Park
National Weather Service Flagstaff AZ
330 PM MST Fri Oct 20 2017

Grand Canyon Backcountry-

...WIND ADVISORY IN EFFECT UNTIL 7 PM MST THIS EVENING...

.Tonight...Mostly clear. Light winds.
.SATURDAY...Mostly sunny. Light winds.
.SATURDAY NIGHT...Mostly clear. Light winds.
.SUNDAY... Warmer, sunny.
.SUNDAY NIGHT... Clear.
.MONDAY... Sunny.


                  TEMPERATURE

               Low    High   Low    High   Low    High
Phantom Ranch   53     71     50     81     53     84
Indian Garden   44     60     40     72     44     75
Near Rim        44     56     42     69     45     73

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Grand Canyon Rim-

...WIND ADVISORY IN EFFECT UNTIL 7 PM MST THIS EVENING...

.Tonight...Mostly clear. Southwest winds around 15 mph with gusts
to around 30 mph in the evening becoming light.
.SATURDAY...Mostly sunny. Light winds.
.SATURDAY NIGHT...Mostly clear. Light winds.
.SUNDAY... Warmer, sunny.
.SUNDAY NIGHT... Clear.
.MONDAY... Sunny.


                  TEMPERATURE

            Low    High   Low    High   Low    High
South Rim    34     55     29     68     34     72
North Rim    38     54     36     65     40     69

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WEATHER.GOV/FLAGSTAFF

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San Francisco Peaks Recreational Forecast
National Weather Service Flagstaff AZ
332 PM MST Fri Oct 20 2017

.SYNOPSIS...Expect strong southwesterly winds ahead of a cold
front today. High temperatures will be 10-15 degrees lower on
Saturday. Above average temperatures will return again by Monday
and continue through much of next week.

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.Friday Night...Partly cloudy. Windy.
.Saturday...Sunny.
.Saturday Night...Mostly clear.
.Sunday...Sunny.

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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)   25 F   32 F   34 F   39 F
       Wind mph        W 32   NW 37  N 19   N 13
       Min wind chill  6  F   8  F   21 F   30 F

10000 FT               36 F   47 F   35 F   58 F

7500 FT                33 F   55 F   27 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
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...

.Sunday Night and Monday... Clear.
.Monday Night and Tuesday... Clear.
.Tuesday Night... Clear.
.Wednesday and Wednesday Night...Mostly clear.
.Thursday...Sunny, breezy.
.Thursday Night and Friday...Mostly clear.

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weather.gov/flagstaff

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