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 SUN FEB 19 2017

GRAND CANYON BACKCOUNTRY-

.TONIGHT...MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH A 20 PERCENT CHANCE OF RAIN SHOWERS
IN THE EVENING...PARTLY CLOUDY AFTER MIDNIGHT. LIGHT WINDS.
.WASHINGTONS BIRTHDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. A 10 PERCENT CHANCE OF
RAIN SHOWERS IN THE AFTERNOON. LIGHT WINDS.
.MONDAY NIGHT...PARTLY CLOUDY. LIGHT WINDS.
.TUESDAY...WARMER. PARTLY CLOUDY.
.TUESDAY NIGHT...PARTLY CLOUDY.
.WEDNESDAY...BREEZY. MOSTLY CLOUDY IN THE MORNING THEN BECOMING
PARTLY CLOUDY. A 10 PERCENT CHANCE OF RAIN.


                  TEMPERATURE

               LOW    HIGH   LOW    HIGH   LOW    HIGH
PHANTOM RANCH   44     64     47     72     51     70
INDIAN GARDEN   35     54     40     61     44     60
NEAR RIM        34     52     39     60     44     58

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GRAND CANYON RIM-

.TONIGHT...MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH A 20 PERCENT CHANCE OF RAIN AND
SNOW SHOWERS IN THE EVENING...PARTLY CLOUDY AFTER MIDNIGHT. WEST
WINDS AROUND 15 MPH IN THE EVENING BECOMING LIGHT.
.WASHINGTONS BIRTHDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. A 10 PERCENT CHANCE OF
RAIN SHOWERS IN THE AFTERNOON. LIGHT WINDS BECOMING SOUTHWEST
AROUND 15 MPH IN THE AFTERNOON.
.MONDAY NIGHT...PARTLY CLOUDY. WEST WINDS AROUND 15 MPH IN THE
EVENING BECOMING LIGHT.
.TUESDAY...NOT AS COOL. MOSTLY SUNNY IN THE MORNING...PARTLY
CLOUDY WITH A 10 PERCENT CHANCE OF SHOWERS IN THE AFTERNOON.
.TUESDAY NIGHT...PARTLY CLOUDY.
.WEDNESDAY...WINDY. MOSTLY CLOUDY IN THE MORNING THEN BECOMING
PARTLY CLOUDY. A 10 PERCENT CHANCE OF RAIN.


                  TEMPERATURE

            LOW    HIGH   LOW    HIGH   LOW    HIGH
SOUTH RIM    26     50     29     57     35     56
NORTH RIM    29     47     33     54     37     53

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WEATHER.GOV/FLAGSTAFF

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SAN FRANCISCO PEAKS RECREATIONAL FORECAST
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE FLAGSTAFF AZ
331 PM MST SUN FEB 19 2017

.SYNOPSIS...A PACIFIC STORM SYSTEM WILL SLOWLY EXIT THE STATE THIS
EVENING. PERIODS OF RAIN AND HIGH ELEVATION SNOW ALONG WITH
COLDER TEMPERATURES WILL CONTINUE TONIGHT. EXPECT AREAS OF WINTER
DRIVING CONDITIONS IN THE MOUNTAINS ABOVE 6000 FEET. DRY WEATHER
AND WARMING TEMPERATURES ARE FORECAST FOR MONDAY AND TUESDAY.
ANOTHER ROUND OF SHOWERS IS POSSIBLE WEDNESDAY AND THURSDAY WHEN A
QUICK MOVING COLD FRONT IS FORECAST TO MOVE THROUGH ARIZONA.


.SUNDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH A 40 PERCENT CHANCE OF SNOW
SHOWERS THIS EVENING, THEN PARTLY CLOUDY AFTER MIDNIGHT.
.WASHINGTONS BIRTHDAY...MOSTLY SUNNY.
.MONDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLEAR.
.TUESDAY...SUNNY.

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

                     SUN NIGHT  MON  MON NIGHT  TUE


12000 FT (RIDGE-TOP)   20 F   28 F   27 F   28 F
       WIND MPH        NW 22  W 26   W 29   W 33
       MIN WIND CHILL  3  F   9  F   11 F   10 F

10000 FT               22 F   35 F   27 F   42 F

7500 FT                27 F   50 F   32 F   58 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...

.TUESDAY NIGHT...PARTLY CLOUDY.
.WEDNESDAY...MOSTLY SUNNY. BREEZY.
.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 AND SATURDAY...MOSTLY CLEAR. BREEZY.
.SATURDAY NIGHT...PARTLY CLOUDY. BREEZY. A CHANCE OF SNOW.
.SUNDAY...PARTLY SUNNY. BREEZY. A CHANCE OF SNOW.

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WEATHER.GOV/FLAGSTAFF

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