Recreational Report
Issued by NWS Flagstaff, AZ

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RECREATIONAL FORECAST FOR GRAND CANYON NATIONAL PARK
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE FLAGSTAFF AZ
330 AM MST SUN MAY 24 2015

GRAND CANYON BACKCOUNTRY-
INCLUDING...PHANTOM RANCH...INDIAN GARDEN

.TODAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. A CHANCE OF RAIN SHOWERS IN THE MORNING...
A CHANCE OF THUNDERSTORMS IN THE AFTERNOON. LIGHT WINDS. CHANCE
OF PRECIPITATION 40 PERCENT.
.TONIGHT...MOSTLY CLOUDY. A CHANCE OF THUNDERSTORMS IN THE
EVENING...A CHANCE OF RAIN SHOWERS AFTER MIDNIGHT. LIGHT WINDS.
CHANCE OF PRECIPITATION 40 PERCENT.
.MEMORIAL DAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. A CHANCE OF RAIN SHOWERS IN THE
MORNING...A CHANCE OF THUNDERSTORMS IN THE AFTERNOON. LIGHT WINDS
BECOMING WEST AROUND 15 MPH IN THE AFTERNOON. CHANCE OF
PRECIPITATION 30 PERCENT.
.MONDAY NIGHT...PARTLY CLOUDY WITH A 20 PERCENT CHANCE OF
SHOWERS.
.TUESDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. A 10 PERCENT CHANCE OF SHOWERS IN THE
MORNING.


               TEMPERATURE

               HIGH   LOW    HIGH   LOW    HIGH
PHANTOM RANCH   78     57     84     56     89
INDIAN GARDEN   66     49     71     47     76
NEAR RIM        63     42     69     40     74

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GRAND CANYON RIM-
INCLUDING...SOUTH RIM...NORTH RIM

.TODAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. A CHANCE OF RAIN SHOWERS IN THE MORNING...
A CHANCE OF THUNDERSTORMS IN THE AFTERNOON. LIGHT WINDS. CHANCE
OF PRECIPITATION 50 PERCENT.
.TONIGHT...MOSTLY CLOUDY. A CHANCE OF THUNDERSTORMS IN THE
EVENING...A CHANCE OF RAIN SHOWERS AFTER MIDNIGHT. LIGHT WINDS.
CHANCE OF PRECIPITATION 40 PERCENT.
.MEMORIAL DAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. A CHANCE OF RAIN SHOWERS IN THE
MORNING...A CHANCE OF THUNDERSTORMS IN THE AFTERNOON. LIGHT WINDS
BECOMING WEST AROUND 15 MPH IN THE AFTERNOON. CHANCE OF
PRECIPITATION 30 PERCENT.
.MONDAY NIGHT...PARTLY CLOUDY WITH A 20 PERCENT CHANCE OF
SHOWERS.
.TUESDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. A 10 PERCENT CHANCE OF SHOWERS IN THE
MORNING.


               TEMPERATURE

            HIGH   LOW    HIGH   LOW    HIGH
SOUTH RIM    61     37     66     35     71
NORTH RIM    62     41     69     41     73

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WEATHER.GOV/FLAGSTAFF

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SAN FRANCISCO PEAKS RECREATIONAL FORECAST
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE FLAGSTAFF AZ
330 AM MST SUN MAY 24 2015

.SYNOPSIS... A LOW PRESSURE SYSTEM OVER UTAH WILL CONTINUE TO
BRING SCATTERED TO NUMEROUS SHOWERS AND ISOLATED THUNDERSTORMS TO
NORTHERN ARIZONA TODAY AND TONIGHT. SHOWERS WILL BE MOST NUMEROUS
FROM THE GRAND CANYON REGION NORTH TO THE UTAH BORDER. ADDITIONAL
DISTURBANCES WILL MOVE IN BEHIND THE LOW WITH CHANCES FOR SHOWERS
EXTENDING THROUGH THE MEMORIAL DAY WEEKEND. WARMER AND DRIER
WEATHER IS EXPECTED FROM TUESDAY ONWARD.


.SUNDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH A CHANCE OF SHOWERS EARLY THIS
MORNING...THEN MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH THUNDERSTORMS LIKELY IN THE
LATE MORNING AND AFTERNOON. NO SNOW ACCUMULATION. SNOW LEVEL
9500 FEET. CHANCE OF PRECIPITATION 60 PERCENT.
.SUNDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLOUDY. A CHANCE OF THUNDERSTORMS IN THE
EVENING...THEN A CHANCE OF RAIN SHOWERS AFTER MIDNIGHT. SNOW
LEVEL 10000 FEET. CHANCE OF PRECIPITATION 50 PERCENT.
.MEMORIAL DAY...PARTLY SUNNY. A CHANCE OF RAIN SHOWERS IN THE
MORNING...THEN A CHANCE OF THUNDERSTORMS IN THE AFTERNOON. SNOW
LEVEL 10500 FEET. CHANCE OF PRECIPITATION 50 PERCENT.
.MONDAY NIGHT...PARTLY CLOUDY WITH A 20 PERCENT CHANCE OF RAIN
SHOWERS. SNOW LEVEL 11500 FEET.
.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    MON    MON    TUE
                              NIGHT         NIGHT

12000 FT (RIDGE-TOP)   25 F   27 F   29 F   29 F   33 F
       WIND MPH        W 16   W 18   W 26   W 12   SW  9
       MIN WIND CHILL  10 F   12 F   8  F   16 F   19 F

10000 FT               38 F   28 F   44 F   29 F   49 F

7500 FT                58 F   37 F   64 F   36 F   69 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
RIDGETOP 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 AND WEDNESDAY...MOSTLY CLEAR.
.WEDNESDAY NIGHT AND THURSDAY...MOSTLY CLEAR.
.THURSDAY NIGHT AND FRIDAY...MOSTLY CLEAR.
.FRIDAY NIGHT AND SATURDAY...MOSTLY CLEAR.

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WEATHER.GOV/FLAGSTAFF

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