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 TUE MAY 31 2016

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

.TONIGHT...MOSTLY CLEAR. A 10 PERCENT CHANCE OF THUNDERSTORMS IN
THE EVENING. LIGHT WINDS.
.WEDNESDAY...SUNNY. LIGHT WINDS BECOMING SOUTHWEST AROUND 15 MPH
IN THE AFTERNOON.
.WEDNESDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLEAR. LIGHT WINDS.
.THURSDAY... SUNNY.
.THURSDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLEAR.
.FRIDAY...MOSTLY SUNNY.


                  TEMPERATURE

               LOW    HIGH   LOW    HIGH   LOW    HIGH
PHANTOM RANCH   64     97     63    101     65    106
INDIAN GARDEN   53     85     52     90     54     95
NEAR RIM        50     83     48     86     50     93

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

.TONIGHT...MOSTLY CLEAR. A 20 PERCENT CHANCE OF THUNDERSTORMS IN
THE EVENING. LIGHT WINDS.
.WEDNESDAY...SUNNY. LIGHT WINDS BECOMING SOUTHWEST AROUND 15 MPH
IN THE AFTERNOON.
.WEDNESDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLEAR. LIGHT WINDS.
.THURSDAY... SUNNY.
.THURSDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLEAR.
.FRIDAY...MOSTLY SUNNY.


                  TEMPERATURE

            LOW    HIGH   LOW    HIGH   LOW    HIGH
SOUTH RIM    40     81     39     83     40     89
NORTH RIM    44     75     42     79     45     85

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WEATHER.GOV/FLAGSTAFF

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AZZ402-000000-

SAN FRANCISCO PEAKS RECREATIONAL FORECAST
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE FLAGSTAFF AZ
330 PM MST TUE MAY 31 2016

.SYNOPSIS...A LOW PRESSURE SYSTEM MOVING THROUGH THE SOUTHWEST
REGION WILL CONTINUE TO PRODUCE A FEW HIGH BASED SHOWERS AND
ISOLATED THUNDERSTORMS OVER THE MOUNTAIN REGIONS OF NORTHERN
ARIZONA. A HIGH PRESSURE RIDGE WILL MOVE IN FROM THE WEST ON
WEDNESDAY WITH WEATHER CONDITIONS TRENDING TOWARDS A DRIER AND
WARMER FORECAST THROUGH THURSDAY. MUCH WARMER WEATHER WILL
CONTINUE FROM THURSDAY THROUGH THE WEEKEND, WITH SUMMER-LIKE
TEMPERATURES RUNNING 10 TO 15 DEGREES ABOVE NORMAL FOR THIS TIME
OF THE YEAR. STRONG AND GUSTY SOUTHWESTERLY WINDS RETURN ON MONDAY
AS A WEAK LOW MOVES INTO NEVADA.


.TUESDAY NIGHT...PARTLY CLOUDY. A CHANCE OF THUNDERSTORMS EARLY
THIS EVENING...THEN A CHANCE OF RAIN SHOWERS LATE THIS EVENING.
SNOW LEVEL 12500 FEET. CHANCE OF PRECIPITATION 40 PERCENT.
.WEDNESDAY...SUNNY. A 10 PERCENT CHANCE OF THUNDERSTORMS IN THE
AFTERNOON.
.WEDNESDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLEAR.
.THURSDAY...SUNNY.

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

                     TUE NIGHT  WED  WED NIGHT  THU


12000 FT (RIDGE-TOP)   36 F   42 F   38 F   45 F
       WIND MPH        N 11   NW  6  N  9   NW  6
       MIN WIND CHILL  28 F   30 F   31 F   32 F

10000 FT               37 F   65 F   38 F   68 F

7500 FT                41 F   77 F   41 F   80 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...

.THURSDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLEAR.
.FRIDAY AND FRIDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLEAR.
.SATURDAY AND SATURDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLEAR.
.SUNDAY...SUNNY.
.SUNDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLEAR.
.MONDAY AND MONDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLEAR. BREEZY.
.TUESDAY...SUNNY.

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WEATHER.GOV/FLAGSTAFF

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