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RECREATIONAL FORECAST FOR GRAND CANYON NATIONAL PARK
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE FLAGSTAFF AZ
330 AM MST SUN FEB 19 2017

GRAND CANYON BACKCOUNTRY-

.TODAY...CLOUDY WITH RAIN LIKELY IN THE MORNING...MOSTLY CLOUDY
WITH A CHANCE OF RAIN SHOWERS IN THE AFTERNOON. LIGHT WINDS
BECOMING SOUTHWEST AROUND 15 MPH IN THE AFTERNOON. CHANCE OF
PRECIPITATION 70 PERCENT.
.TONIGHT...MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH A 20 PERCENT CHANCE OF RAIN SHOWERS
IN THE EVENING...PARTLY CLOUDY AFTER MIDNIGHT. LIGHT WINDS.
.WASHINGTONS BIRTHDAY...NOT AS COOL. MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH A
10 PERCENT CHANCE OF RAIN SHOWERS. LIGHT WINDS.
.MONDAY NIGHT...PARTLY CLOUDY.
.TUESDAY...WARMER. PARTLY CLOUDY. A 10 PERCENT CHANCE OF SHOWERS
IN THE AFTERNOON.


               TEMPERATURE

               HIGH   LOW    HIGH   LOW    HIGH
PHANTOM RANCH   58     41     65     47     75
INDIAN GARDEN   46     32     53     40     61
NEAR RIM        43     31     51     39     60

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GRAND CANYON RIM-

.TODAY...SNOW LIKELY IN THE MORNING...SNOW AND RAIN SHOWERS
LIKELY IN THE AFTERNOON. SNOW ACCUMULATION AROUND 1 INCH.
SOUTHWEST WINDS AROUND 15 MPH. CHANCE OF PRECIPITATION
70 PERCENT.
.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...NOT AS COOL. MOSTLY CLOUDY. A SLIGHT
CHANCE OF SNOW AND RAIN SHOWERS IN THE MORNING...A SLIGHT CHANCE
OF RAIN SHOWERS IN THE AFTERNOON. LIGHT WINDS BECOMING SOUTHWEST
AROUND 15 MPH IN THE AFTERNOON. CHANCE OF PRECIPITATION
10 PERCENT.
.MONDAY NIGHT...PARTLY CLOUDY.
.TUESDAY...NOT AS COOL. PARTLY CLOUDY. A 10 PERCENT CHANCE OF
SHOWERS IN THE AFTERNOON.


               TEMPERATURE

            HIGH   LOW    HIGH   LOW    HIGH
SOUTH RIM    42     27     49     30     57
NORTH RIM    37     28     45     34     54

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WEATHER.GOV/FLAGSTAFF

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AZZ402-000000-

SAN FRANCISCO PEAKS RECREATIONAL FORECAST
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE FLAGSTAFF AZ
330 AM MST SUN FEB 19 2017

.SYNOPSIS...A PACIFIC STORM SYSTEM WILL BRING PERIODS OF RAIN AND
HIGH ELEVATION SNOW ALONG WITH COLDER TEMPERATURES TO NORTHERN
ARIZONA THIS WEEKEND. DRY WEATHER AND WARMING TEMPERATURES ARE
FORECAST FOR MONDAY AND TUESDAY. ANOTHER ROUND OF SHOWERS IS
POSSIBLE WEDNESDAY AND THURSDAY.

&&

.SUNDAY...CLOUDY WITH SNOW LIKELY EARLY THIS MORNING, THEN
MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH SNOW SHOWERS LIKELY IN THE LATE MORNING AND
AFTERNOON. BREEZY. OF 1 TO 3 INCHES. CHANCE OF SNOW 70 PERCENT.
.SUNDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH A CHANCE OF SNOW SHOWERS IN
THE EVENING, THEN PARTLY CLOUDY WITH A CHANCE OF SNOW SHOWERS
AFTER MIDNIGHT. CHANCE OF SNOW 30 PERCENT.
.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  SUN NIGHT  MON  MON NIGHT  TUE


12000 FT (RIDGE-TOP)   16 F   18 F   29 F   28 F   28 F
       WIND MPH        W 23   NW 17  W 23   W 27   W 34
       MIN WIND CHILL  -9 F   4  F   8  F   12 F   9  F

10000 FT               26 F   22 F   36 F   27 F   43 F

7500 FT                39 F   28 F   50 F   32 F   57 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. WINDY. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS. SNOW LEVEL
9500 FEET.
.WEDNESDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLOUDY. WINDY. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
SNOW LEVEL 8000 FEET.
.THURSDAY...MOSTLY SUNNY. BREEZY. A CHANCE OF SNOW SHOWERS.
.THURSDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLEAR.
.FRIDAY...SUNNY.
.FRIDAY NIGHT AND SATURDAY...MOSTLY CLEAR. BREEZY.

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