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 MON DEC 22 2014

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

.TONIGHT...MOSTLY CLEAR. NORTHWEST WINDS AROUND 15 MPH IN THE
EVENING...BECOMING LIGHT AND VARIABLE.
.TUESDAY...MOSTLY SUNNY. NORTHEAST WINDS AROUND 15 MPH WITH GUSTS
UP TO 25 MPH.
.TUESDAY NIGHT...CLEAR. LIGHT AND VARIABLE WINDS.
.WEDNESDAY...MOSTLY SUNNY IN THE MORNING...THEN BECOMING PARTLY
CLOUDY.
.WEDNESDAY NIGHT...PARTLY CLOUDY.
.CHRISTMAS DAY...PARTLY CLOUDY IN THE MORNING...MOSTLY CLOUDY
WITH A 10 PERCENT CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND SNOW SHOWERS IN THE
AFTERNOON.


                  TEMPERATURE

               LOW    HIGH   LOW    HIGH   LOW    HIGH
PHANTOM RANCH   37     56     31     59     43     58
INDIAN GARDEN   33     49     25     52     36     49
NEAR RIM        28     40     16     46     33     42

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

.TONIGHT...MOSTLY CLEAR. NORTHWEST WINDS AROUND 15 MPH IN THE
EVENING...BECOMING LIGHT AND VARIABLE.
.TUESDAY...MOSTLY SUNNY. NORTHEAST WINDS 15 TO 20 MPH WITH GUSTS
UP TO 30 MPH.
.TUESDAY NIGHT...CLEAR. LIGHT AND VARIABLE WINDS.
.WEDNESDAY...NOT AS COLD. MOSTLY SUNNY.
.WEDNESDAY NIGHT...PARTLY CLOUDY.
.CHRISTMAS DAY...COLDER. PARTLY CLOUDY WITH A SLIGHT CHANCE OF
SNOW SHOWERS IN THE MORNING...MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH A CHANCE OF SNOW
SHOWERS IN THE AFTERNOON. CHANCE OF SNOW 30 PERCENT.


                  TEMPERATURE

            LOW    HIGH   LOW    HIGH   LOW    HIGH
SOUTH RIM    24     38     13     45     30     39
NORTH RIM    23     35     16     43     30     37

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WEATHER.GOV/FLAGSTAFF

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SAN FRANCISCO PEAKS RECREATIONAL FORECAST
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE FLAGSTAFF AZ
330 PM MST MON DEC 22 2014

.SYNOPSIS...EXPECT NORTH TO NORTHEAST WINDS TO INCREASE OVERNIGHT
AND TUESDAY AS A COLD FRONT MOVES ACROSS THE AREA...WITH DAYTIME
TEMPERATURES 10 TO 20 DEGREES COLDER ON TUESDAY. A SLIGHT CHANCE
OF LIGHT SHOWERS WILL PERSIST THIS EVENING NEAR THE NEW MEXICO
BORDER. AFTER A BRIEF WARM UP ON WEDNESDAY...COLD AND WINDY
CONDITIONS WILL RETURN FOR CHRISTMAS DAY AND FRIDAY...ALONG WITH A
SLIGHT CHANCE OF RAIN AND SNOW SHOWERS.


.MONDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLEAR. BREEZY.
.TUESDAY...SUNNY...WINDY.
.TUESDAY NIGHT... CLEAR.
.WEDNESDAY...SUNNY.

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

                       MON    TUE    TUE    WED
                       NIGHT         NIGHT

12000 FT (RIDGE-TOP)   24 F   27 F   25 F   29 F
       WIND MPH        N 69   N 65   N 45   NW 25
       MIN WIND CHILL  -1 F   0  F   4  F   10 F

10000 FT               16 F   25 F   16 F   35 F

7500 FT                27 F   37 F   17 F   46 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...

.WEDNESDAY NIGHT...PARTLY CLOUDY.
.CHRISTMAS DAY...PARTLY SUNNY. BREEZY. A CHANCE OF SNOW SHOWERS.
.THURSDAY NIGHT...PARTLY CLOUDY. A CHANCE OF SNOW SHOWERS.
.FRIDAY...MOSTLY SUNNY. A CHANCE OF SNOW SHOWERS.
.FRIDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLEAR.
.SATURDAY...MOSTLY SUNNY.
.SATURDAY NIGHT AND SUNDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY.
.SUNDAY NIGHT AND MONDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. A CHANCE OF SNOW
SHOWERS.

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WEATHER.GOV/FLAGSTAFF

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