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Recreational Forecast for Grand Canyon National Park
National Weather Service Flagstaff AZ
330 AM MST Sat Feb 24 2018

Grand Canyon Backcountry-

.Today...Mostly sunny. Light winds.
.TONIGHT...Mostly cloudy in the evening then clearing. A
10 percent chance of snow showers. Light winds.
.SUNDAY...Not as cool. Sunny. Light winds.
.SUNDAY NIGHT... Clear.
.MONDAY...Not as cool. Mostly sunny.


               TEMPERATURE

               High   Low    High   Low    High
Phantom Ranch   47     36     53     39     62
Indian Garden   36     22     44     26     50
Near Rim        35     19     41     24     48

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Grand Canyon Rim-

.Today...Mostly sunny. Light winds becoming west around 15 mph in
the afternoon.
.TONIGHT...Mostly cloudy in the evening then clearing. A
10 percent chance of snow showers. West winds around 15 mph.
.SUNDAY...Sunny. Light winds.
.SUNDAY NIGHT... Clear.
.MONDAY...Mostly sunny.


               TEMPERATURE

            High   Low    High   Low    High
South Rim    32      8     39     11     45
North Rim    29     12     35     17     43

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WEATHER.GOV/FLAGSTAFF

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San Francisco Peaks Recreational Forecast
National Weather Service Flagstaff AZ
331 AM MST Sat Feb 24 2018

.SYNOPSIS...Improving weather to move in from west to east
late tonight, but very cold temperatures will mean slick roads
for much of our area. Dry and slightly warmer weather is on tap
from Saturday through Monday. Another winter weather system looks
to impact the area Tuesday and Wednesday.

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.Saturday...Sunny. Minimum ridge-top wind chill around -18.
.Saturday Night...Partly cloudy.  Minimum ridge-top wind chill
around -27.
.Sunday...Sunny.
.Sunday Night... Clear.
.Monday...Sunny, windy.

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High and low temperature forecasts for selected locations.
Ridge-top winds and windchill included for 12000 FT.

                       Sat  Sat night  Sun  Sun night  Mon


12000 FT (RIDGE-TOP)    9 F    2 F   18 F   17 F   18 F
       Wind mph        NW 34  W 41   NW 33  SW 31  SW 37
       Min wind chill  -18F   -27F   -10F   -5 F   -8 F

10000 FT               22 F    9 F   30 F   16 F   33 F

7500 FT                35 F    9 F   39 F   12 F   44 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...

.Monday Night...Mostly clear. Breezy.
.Tuesday...Mostly sunny. Breezy. A chance of snow showers.
.Tuesday Night...Mostly cloudy. A chance of snow showers.
.Wednesday and Wednesday Night...Partly cloudy. A chance of snow
showers.
.Thursday and Thursday Night...Partly cloudy.
.Friday...Sunny, breezy.

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weather.gov/flagstaff

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