Recreational Report
Issued by NWS Flagstaff, AZ

Home | Current Version | Previous Version | Text Only | Print | Product List | Glossary On
Versions: 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 11 12 13 14 15 16 17 18 19 20 21 22 23 24 25 26 27 28
559
SXUS45 KFGZ 211031
RECFGZ
AZZ401-000000-

Recreational Forecast for Grand Canyon National Park
National Weather Service Flagstaff AZ
330 AM MST Thu Sep 21 2017

Grand Canyon Backcountry-

...WIND ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM 10 AM THIS MORNING TO 8 PM MST
THIS EVENING...

.Today...Breezy. Mostly sunny. Southwest winds 15 to 25 mph with
gusts to around 45 mph.
.TONIGHT...Breezy. Mostly clear. Southwest winds 15 to 25 mph
with gusts to around 40 mph.
.FRIDAY...Not as warm. Mostly sunny. Southwest winds around
15 mph with gusts to around 30 mph.
.FRIDAY NIGHT...Mostly clear.
.SATURDAY...Mostly sunny in the morning then becoming partly
cloudy.


               TEMPERATURE

               High   Low    High   Low    High
Phantom Ranch   88     57     82     49     78
Indian Garden   76     48     69     38     65
Near Rim        74     46     67     36     63

--------------------------------------------------------------------

Grand Canyon Rim-

...WIND ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM 10 AM THIS MORNING TO 8 PM MST
THIS EVENING...

.Today...Windy. Mostly sunny. Southwest winds 20 to 30 mph with
gusts to around 45 mph.
.TONIGHT...Breezy. Mostly clear. Southwest winds 15 to 25 mph.
Gusts up to 45 mph decreasing to 35 mph after midnight.
.FRIDAY...Cooler. Partly cloudy in the morning then becoming
mostly sunny. Southwest winds around 15 mph with gusts to around
35 mph.
.FRIDAY NIGHT...Mostly clear.
.SATURDAY...Mostly sunny in the morning then becoming partly
cloudy.


               TEMPERATURE

            High   Low    High   Low    High
South Rim    72     38     66     28     62
North Rim    68     40     61     33     57

--------------------------------------------------------------------

WEATHER.GOV/FLAGSTAFF

$$
=

AZZ402-000000-

San Francisco Peaks Recreational Forecast
National Weather Service Flagstaff AZ
331 AM MST Thu Sep 21 2017

.SYNOPSIS...Expect a cooling trend with windy conditions through
Friday. Cool conditions will persist over the weekend, although
not as windy. Expect freezing temperatures for much of the high
country Saturday and Sunday mornings.

&&

.Thursday...Sunny, windy.
.Thursday Night...Mostly clear. A 10 percent chance of
thunderstorms after midnight. Windy.
.Friday...Sunny. A 10 percent chance of thunderstorms in the
morning. Breezy.
.Friday Night...Mostly clear.
.Saturday...Sunny.

--------------------------------------------------------------------

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

                       Thu  Thu night  Fri  Fri night  Sat


12000 FT (RIDGE-TOP)   39 F   30 F   31 F   27 F   26 F
       Wind mph        SW 55  SW 66  SW 48  SW 36  S 31
       Min wind chill  19 F   10 F   11 F   10 F   5  F

10000 FT               54 F   36 F   49 F   28 F   47 F

7500 FT                68 F   45 F   63 F   32 F   60 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.

--------------------------------------------------------------------

.Extended forecast...

.Saturday Night and Sunday...Mostly clear.
.Sunday Night... Clear.
.Monday and Monday Night...Mostly clear.
.Tuesday and Tuesday Night...Mostly clear.
.Wednesday...Sunny.

--------------------------------------------------------------------

weather.gov/flagstaff

$$
=



USA.gov is the U.S. government's official web portal to all federal, state and local government web resources and services.