Recreational Report
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RECREATIONAL FORECAST FOR GRAND CANYON NATIONAL PARK
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE FLAGSTAFF AZ
330 AM MST FRI MAY 22 2015

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

.TODAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. A CHANCE OF RAIN SHOWERS IN THE MORNING...
A CHANCE OF THUNDERSTORMS IN THE AFTERNOON. LIGHT WINDS BECOMING
SOUTH AROUND 15 MPH IN THE AFTERNOON. CHANCE OF PRECIPITATION
50 PERCENT.
.TONIGHT...MOSTLY CLOUDY. A CHANCE OF THUNDERSTORMS IN THE
EVENING...A CHANCE OF RAIN SHOWERS AFTER MIDNIGHT. LIGHT WINDS.
CHANCE OF PRECIPITATION 50 PERCENT.
.SATURDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. A CHANCE OF RAIN SHOWERS IN THE
MORNING...A CHANCE OF THUNDERSTORMS IN THE AFTERNOON. LIGHT WINDS
BECOMING SOUTHWEST AROUND 15 MPH IN THE AFTERNOON. CHANCE OF
PRECIPITATION 40 PERCENT.
.SATURDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLOUDY. A CHANCE OF THUNDERSTORMS IN THE
EVENING...A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AFTER MIDNIGHT. CHANCE OF
PRECIPITATION 50 PERCENT.
.SUNDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH A 30 PERCENT CHANCE OF
THUNDERSTORMS.


               TEMPERATURE

               HIGH   LOW    HIGH   LOW    HIGH
PHANTOM RANCH   77     53     76     56     81
INDIAN GARDEN   66     44     64     47     70
NEAR RIM        62     36     59     39     66

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

.TODAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. A CHANCE OF RAIN SHOWERS IN THE MORNING...
THUNDERSTORMS LIKELY IN THE AFTERNOON. LIGHT WINDS BECOMING SOUTH
AROUND 15 MPH IN THE AFTERNOON. CHANCE OF PRECIPITATION
60 PERCENT.
.TONIGHT...MOSTLY CLOUDY. THUNDERSTORMS LIKELY IN THE EVENING...A
CHANCE OF RAIN SHOWERS AFTER MIDNIGHT. SOUTHWEST WINDS AROUND
15 MPH IN THE EVENING BECOMING LIGHT. CHANCE OF PRECIPITATION
60 PERCENT.
.SATURDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. A CHANCE OF RAIN SHOWERS IN THE
MORNING...A CHANCE OF THUNDERSTORMS IN THE AFTERNOON. SOUTHWEST
WINDS AROUND 15 MPH. CHANCE OF PRECIPITATION 40 PERCENT.
.SATURDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLOUDY. A CHANCE OF THUNDERSTORMS IN THE
EVENING...A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AFTER MIDNIGHT. CHANCE OF
PRECIPITATION 40 PERCENT.
.SUNDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH A 30 PERCENT CHANCE OF
THUNDERSTORMS.


               TEMPERATURE

            HIGH   LOW    HIGH   LOW    HIGH
SOUTH RIM    59     31     56     34     62
NORTH RIM    58     36     55     39     63

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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 MAY 22 2015

.SYNOPSIS...A LOW PRESSURE SYSTEM WILL MOVE INTO NORTHERN ARIZONA
TOMORROW BRINGING NUMEROUS SHOWERS AND SCATTERED THUNDERSTORMS TO
THE REGION ON FRIDAY. ADDITIONAL DISTURBANCES WILL MOVE IN BEHIND
THE LOW WITH LOW CHANCES FOR SHOWERS EXTENDING THROUGH THE
MEMORIAL DAY WEEKEND. SHOWERS WILL DIMINISH IN COVERAGE FROM WEST
TO EAST ON MONDAY WITH WARMER AND DRIER WEATHER TRENDING FROM
TUESDAY ONWARD.


.FRIDAY...PARTLY SUNNY. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS EARLY THIS
MORNING... THEN A CHANCE OF THUNDERSTORMS AND SNOW SHOWERS IN
THE LATE MORNING AND AFTERNOON. BREEZY. SNOW LEVEL 9000 FEET.
CHANCE OF PRECIPITATION 50 PERCENT.
.FRIDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH A CHANCE OF THUNDERSTORMS AND
SNOW SHOWERS IN THE EVENING...THEN PARTLY CLOUDY WITH A CHANCE
OF SHOWERS AFTER MIDNIGHT. SNOW LEVEL 8500 FEET. CHANCE OF
PRECIPITATION 50 PERCENT.
.SATURDAY...PARTLY SUNNY. A CHANCE OF SNOW SHOWERS AND RAIN
SHOWERS IN THE MORNING...THEN A CHANCE OF THUNDERSTORMS AND SNOW
SHOWERS IN THE AFTERNOON. SNOW LEVEL 8000 FEET. CHANCE OF
PRECIPITATION 40 PERCENT.
.SATURDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLOUDY. A CHANCE OF THUNDERSTORMS IN
THE EVENING...THEN A CHANCE OF RAIN SHOWERS AFTER MIDNIGHT. SNOW
LEVEL 9500 FEET. CHANCE OF PRECIPITATION 40 PERCENT.
.SUNDAY...PARTLY SUNNY. A CHANCE OF THUNDERSTORMS. SNOW LEVEL
10000 FEET. CHANCE OF THUNDERSTORMS 30 PERCENT.

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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)   22 F   18 F   23 F   24 F   26 F
       WIND MPH        S 24   SW 19  W 24   W 21   W 13
       MIN WIND CHILL  3  F   1  F   2  F   7  F   8  F

10000 FT               36 F   20 F   34 F   24 F   40 F

7500 FT                57 F   31 F   55 F   35 F   60 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 MEMORIAL DAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. A CHANCE OF
THUNDERSTORMS IN THE EVENING...THEN A CHANCE OF RAIN SHOWERS. A
CHANCE OF THUNDERSTORMS IN THE AFTERNOON. SNOW LEVEL 10500 FEET.
.MONDAY NIGHT AND TUESDAY...MOSTLY CLEAR. A CHANCE OF
THUNDERSTORMS. SNOW LEVEL 12000 FEET.
.TUESDAY NIGHT AND WEDNESDAY...MOSTLY CLEAR.
.WEDNESDAY NIGHT AND THURSDAY...MOSTLY CLEAR.

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WEATHER.GOV/FLAGSTAFF

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