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Recreational Forecast for Grand Canyon National Park
National Weather Service Flagstaff AZ
330 PM MST Mon Jul 24 2017

Grand Canyon Backcountry-

...FLASH FLOOD WATCH IN EFFECT UNTIL MIDNIGHT MST TONIGHT...

.Tonight...Mostly cloudy with a 50 percent chance of
thunderstorms. Light winds.
.TUESDAY...Mostly cloudy with a 50 percent chance of
thunderstorms. Light winds becoming southwest around 15 mph in
the afternoon.
.TUESDAY NIGHT...Mostly cloudy in the evening then becoming
partly cloudy. A 20 percent chance of thunderstorms. Light winds.
.WEDNESDAY...Warmer. Partly cloudy in the morning then becoming
mostly cloudy. A 20 percent chance of thunderstorms.
.WEDNESDAY NIGHT...Mostly cloudy with a 20 percent chance of
thunderstorms in the evening...partly cloudy after midnight.
.THURSDAY...Partly cloudy. A 20 percent chance of thunderstorms
in the afternoon.


                  TEMPERATURE

               Low    High   Low    High   Low    High
Phantom Ranch   77     91     77    100     77    103
Indian Garden   67     81     66     89     68     92
Near Rim        67     79     66     86     68     90

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Grand Canyon Rim-

...FLASH FLOOD WATCH IN EFFECT UNTIL MIDNIGHT MST TONIGHT...

.Tonight...Mostly cloudy. Thunderstorms likely in the evening...a
chance of thunderstorms after midnight. Light winds. Chance of
thunderstorms 60 percent.
.TUESDAY...Mostly cloudy with a 50 percent chance of
thunderstorms. Light winds becoming southwest around 15 mph in
the afternoon.
.TUESDAY NIGHT...Mostly cloudy in the evening then becoming
partly cloudy. A 20 percent chance of thunderstorms. Light winds.
.WEDNESDAY...Warmer. Partly cloudy. A slight chance of
thunderstorms in the morning...a chance of thunderstorms in the
afternoon. Chance of thunderstorms 30 percent.
.WEDNESDAY NIGHT...Mostly cloudy with a 10 percent chance of
thunderstorms in the evening...partly cloudy after midnight.
.THURSDAY...Partly cloudy. A 20 percent chance of thunderstorms
in the afternoon.


                  TEMPERATURE

            Low    High   Low    High   Low    High
South Rim    55     76     54     83     54     87
North Rim    60     75     60     81     60     85

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WEATHER.GOV/FLAGSTAFF

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San Francisco Peaks Recreational Forecast
National Weather Service Flagstaff AZ
331 PM MST Mon Jul 24 2017

.SYNOPSIS...Widespread showers and thunderstorms are expected
across northern Arizona through this evening. Some of the storms
could produce heavy rainfall, and a Flash Flood Watch is in effect
for areas generally north of I-40. Another round of scattered
thunderstorms will develop Tuesday. A decrease in storm coverage
is anticipated starting Wednesday, especially across western and
central Arizona.


.Monday Night...Mostly cloudy with a 50 percent chance of
thunderstorms.
.Tuesday...Partly sunny. A chance of thunderstorms in the
morning, then thunderstorms likely in the afternoon. Chance of
thunderstorms 60 percent.
.Tuesday Night...Mostly cloudy with a chance of thunderstorms in
the evening, then partly cloudy with a chance of thunderstorms
after midnight. Chance of thunderstorms 30 percent.
.Wednesday...Mostly sunny. A chance of thunderstorms. Chance of
thunderstorms 30 percent.

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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)   42 F   43 F   41 F   44 F
       Wind mph        S 22   SW 13  SW  8  W  8
       Min wind chill  32 F   34 F   34 F   34 F

10000 FT               53 F   59 F   53 F   67 F

7500 FT                56 F   72 F   55 F   79 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 and Thursday...Partly cloudy. A chance of
thunderstorms. A chance of.
.Thursday Night and Friday...Partly cloudy. A chance of
thunderstorms. A chance of.
.Friday Night and Saturday...Mostly cloudy. A chance of
thunderstorms.
.Saturday Night and Sunday...Mostly cloudy. A chance of
thunderstorms.
.Sunday Night and Monday...Mostly cloudy. A chance of
thunderstorms.

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