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 SAT SEP 20 2014

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

.TODAY...MOSTLY SUNNY IN THE MORNING...MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH A
40 PERCENT CHANCE OF THUNDERSTORMS AND SHOWERS IN THE AFTERNOON.
LIGHT AND VARIABLE WINDS.
.TONIGHT...MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH A 40 PERCENT CHANCE OF
THUNDERSTORMS AND SHOWERS. LIGHT AND VARIABLE WINDS.
.SUNDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY IN THE MORNING...THEN BECOMING PARTLY
CLOUDY. A 30 PERCENT CHANCE OF THUNDERSTORMS AND SHOWERS. LIGHT
AND VARIABLE WINDS.
.SUNDAY NIGHT...PARTLY CLOUDY WITH A 10 PERCENT CHANCE OF
THUNDERSTORMS AND SHOWERS.
.MONDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY IN THE MORNING...THEN BECOMING MOSTLY
SUNNY.


               TEMPERATURE

               HIGH   LOW    HIGH   LOW    HIGH
PHANTOM RANCH   97     73     91     66     92
INDIAN GARDEN   86     67     82     62     83
NEAR RIM        78     56     73     51     74

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

.TODAY...MOSTLY SUNNY IN THE MORNING...MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH A
50 PERCENT CHANCE OF THUNDERSTORMS AND SHOWERS IN THE AFTERNOON.
LIGHT AND VARIABLE WINDS.
.TONIGHT...MOSTLY CLOUDY. A CHANCE OF THUNDERSTORMS AND SHOWERS
IN THE EVENING...THUNDERSTORMS AND SHOWERS LIKELY AFTER MIDNIGHT.
LIGHT AND VARIABLE WINDS. CHANCE OF PRECIPITATION 60 PERCENT.
.SUNDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY IN THE MORNING...THEN BECOMING PARTLY
CLOUDY. A 40 PERCENT CHANCE OF THUNDERSTORMS AND SHOWERS. LIGHT
AND VARIABLE WINDS...BECOMING SOUTHWEST AROUND 15 MPH IN THE
AFTERNOON.
.SUNDAY NIGHT...PARTLY CLOUDY WITH A 20 PERCENT CHANCE OF
THUNDERSTORMS AND SHOWERS.
.MONDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY IN THE MORNING...THEN BECOMING MOSTLY
SUNNY.


               TEMPERATURE

            HIGH   LOW    HIGH   LOW    HIGH
SOUTH RIM    79     51     73     44     74
NORTH RIM    75     52     68     46     69

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SAN FRANCISCO PEAKS RECREATIONAL FORECAST
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE FLAGSTAFF AZ
330 AM MST SAT SEP 20 2014

.SYNOPSIS...
AN AREA OF LOW PRESSURE WILL MOVE FROM SOUTHERN CALIFORNIA INTO
NEVADA THIS WEEKEND. THIS FEATURE WILL INCREASE THE CHANCE FOR
SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS OVER NORTHERN ARIZONA TODAY INTO SUNDAY.
HIGH PRESSURE WILL BUILD OVER THE REGION ON MONDAY WITH MAINLY DRY
WEATHER AND WARMER DAYTIME TEMPERATURES...LASTING THROUGH THURSDAY.


.SATURDAY...MOSTLY SUNNY. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS.
CHANCE OF PRECIPITATION 50 PERCENT.
.SATURDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH A 50 PERCENT CHANCE OF
SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS.
.SUNDAY...PARTLY SUNNY WITH A 40 PERCENT CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND
THUNDERSTORMS.
.SUNDAY NIGHT...PARTLY CLOUDY WITH A 20 PERCENT CHANCE OF
SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS.
.MONDAY...MOSTLY SUNNY WITH A 10 PERCENT CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND
THUNDERSTORMS.

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

                       SAT    SAT    SUN    SUN    MON
                              NIGHT         NIGHT

12000 FT (RIDGE-TOP)   39 F   36 F   37 F   38 F   39 F
       WIND MPH        SE 11  S 19   S 14   S 16   SW 14
       MIN WIND CHILL  29 F   25 F   24 F   30 F   29 F

10000 FT               59 F   44 F   57 F   41 F   57 F

7500 FT                74 F   51 F   71 F   47 F   72 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...

.MONDAY NIGHT AND TUESDAY...MOSTLY CLEAR. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND
THUNDERSTORMS.
.TUESDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLEAR.
.WEDNESDAY AND WEDNESDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLEAR. A CHANCE OF
THUNDERSTORMS AFTER MIDNIGHT.
.THURSDAY AND THURSDAY NIGHT...PARTLY CLOUDY. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS
AND THUNDERSTORMS.
.FRIDAY...MOSTLY SUNNY. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS.

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