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 MON FEB 20 2017

GRAND CANYON BACKCOUNTRY-

.TONIGHT...PARTLY CLOUDY. LIGHT WINDS.
.TUESDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. A 10 PERCENT CHANCE OF RAIN IN THE
AFTERNOON. LIGHT WINDS.
.TUESDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLOUDY. A 10 PERCENT CHANCE OF RAIN IN
THE EVENING. WEST WINDS AROUND 15 MPH IN THE EVENING BECOMING
LIGHT.
.WEDNESDAY...BREEZY. PARTLY CLOUDY.
.WEDNESDAY NIGHT...PARTLY CLOUDY. A SLIGHT CHANCE OF RAIN IN THE
EVENING...A SLIGHT CHANCE OF RAIN AND SNOW AFTER MIDNIGHT. CHANCE
OF PRECIPITATION 20 PERCENT.
.THURSDAY...MUCH COOLER. PARTLY CLOUDY WITH A 20 PERCENT CHANCE
OF RAIN AND SNOW.


                  TEMPERATURE

               LOW    HIGH   LOW    HIGH   LOW    HIGH
PHANTOM RANCH   48     71     50     68     38     56
INDIAN GARDEN   40     61     41     58     30     38
NEAR RIM        39     59     41     57     28     37

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GRAND CANYON RIM-

.TONIGHT...PARTLY CLOUDY. SOUTHWEST WINDS AROUND 15 MPH.
.TUESDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. A 10 PERCENT CHANCE OF RAIN IN THE
AFTERNOON. SOUTHWEST WINDS AROUND 15 MPH.
.TUESDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLOUDY. A 10 PERCENT CHANCE OF RAIN IN
THE EVENING. SOUTHWEST WINDS AROUND 15 MPH.
.WEDNESDAY...BREEZY. PARTLY CLOUDY.
.WEDNESDAY NIGHT...BREEZY. PARTLY CLOUDY. A SLIGHT CHANCE OF RAIN
AND SNOW IN THE EVENING...A SLIGHT CHANCE OF SNOW AFTER MIDNIGHT.
CHANCE OF PRECIPITATION 20 PERCENT.
.THURSDAY...MUCH COLDER. PARTLY CLOUDY WITH A 20 PERCENT CHANCE
OF SNOW.


                  TEMPERATURE

            LOW    HIGH   LOW    HIGH   LOW    HIGH
SOUTH RIM    30     57     31     54     23     37
NORTH RIM    34     55     35     52     23     30

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WEATHER.GOV/FLAGSTAFF

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AZZ402-000000-

SAN FRANCISCO PEAKS RECREATIONAL FORECAST
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE FLAGSTAFF AZ
331 PM MST MON FEB 20 2017

.SYNOPSIS...MOSTLY DRY WEATHER AND ABOVE AVERAGE TEMPERATURES ARE
FORECAST THROUGH THE MIDDLE OF THIS WEEK. EXPECT BREEZY WINDS BY
WEDNESDAY AFTERNOON FOLLOWED BY MUCH COLDER TEMPERATURES INTO
THURSDAY AS A PASSING COLD FRONT MOVES THROUGH THE AREA. THERE
WILL BE A CHANCE OF SHOWERS FROM WEDNESDAY INTO THURSDAY, WHILE
ADDITIONAL CHANCES FOR PRECIPITATION RETURN OVER THE WEEKEND.


.MONDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLEAR.
.TUESDAY...SUNNY.
.TUESDAY NIGHT...PARTLY CLOUDY.
.WEDNESDAY...MOSTLY SUNNY. WINDY.

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

                     MON NIGHT  TUE  TUE NIGHT  WED


12000 FT (RIDGE-TOP)   29 F   30 F   25 F   26 F
       WIND MPH        W 38   W 38   W 50   W 56
       MIN WIND CHILL  11 F   5  F   4  F   1  F

10000 FT               27 F   43 F   30 F   40 F

7500 FT                31 F   56 F   34 F   53 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...

.WEDNESDAY NIGHT...PARTLY CLOUDY. WINDY. A CHANCE OF RAIN IN THE
EVENING. A CHANCE OF SNOW THROUGH THE NIGHT.
.THURSDAY...MOSTLY SUNNY. BREEZY. A CHANCE OF SNOW.
.THURSDAY NIGHT AND FRIDAY...MOSTLY CLEAR.
.FRIDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLEAR. BREEZY.
.SATURDAY...MOSTLY SUNNY. BREEZY.
.SATURDAY NIGHT...PARTLY CLOUDY. WINDY. A CHANCE OF SNOW.
.SUNDAY...PARTLY SUNNY. BREEZY. A CHANCE OF SNOW.
.SUNDAY NIGHT AND MONDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. BREEZY. A CHANCE OF
SNOW.

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WEATHER.GOV/FLAGSTAFF

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