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 MAY 2 2016

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

.TONIGHT...MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH A CHANCE OF RAIN SHOWERS AND A
SLIGHT CHANCE OF THUNDERSTORMS IN THE EVENING...PARTLY CLOUDY
AFTER MIDNIGHT. LIGHT WINDS. CHANCE OF PRECIPITATION 30 PERCENT.
.TUESDAY...MOSTLY SUNNY. LIGHT WINDS BECOMING EAST AROUND 15 MPH
IN THE AFTERNOON.
.TUESDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLEAR. LIGHT WINDS.
.WEDNESDAY...MOSTLY SUNNY.
.WEDNESDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLEAR.
.THURSDAY...BREEZY. MOSTLY SUNNY.


                  TEMPERATURE

               LOW    HIGH   LOW    HIGH   LOW    HIGH
PHANTOM RANCH   52     82     56     88     59     85
INDIAN GARDEN   42     72     46     78     49     74
NEAR RIM        37     69     44     77     46     72

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

.TONIGHT...MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH A CHANCE OF RAIN SHOWERS AND A
SLIGHT CHANCE OF THUNDERSTORMS IN THE EVENING...PARTLY CLOUDY
AFTER MIDNIGHT. LIGHT WINDS. CHANCE OF PRECIPITATION 30 PERCENT.
.TUESDAY...MOSTLY SUNNY. LIGHT WINDS BECOMING EAST AROUND 15 MPH
IN THE AFTERNOON.
.TUESDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLEAR. LIGHT WINDS.
.WEDNESDAY...WARMER. MOSTLY SUNNY.
.WEDNESDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLEAR.
.THURSDAY...WINDY. MOSTLY SUNNY.


                  TEMPERATURE

            LOW    HIGH   LOW    HIGH   LOW    HIGH
SOUTH RIM    29     65     36     73     39     68
NORTH RIM    30     61     37     69     40     64

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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 MAY 2 2016

.SYNOPSIS...A DISTURBANCE WILL EXIT INTO NEW MEXICO OVERNIGHT...
SHOWERS ARE FORECAST TO DECREASE THIS EVENING ACROSS NORTHERN
ARIZONA. A RIDGE OF HIGH PRESSURE WILL THEN BRING DRYING
CONDITIONS AND WARMER TEMPERATURES ON TUESDAY AND WEDNESDAY BEFORE
A STRONGER WEATHER SYSTEM DELIVERS WINDY SOUTH TO SOUTHWEST
WINDS...COOL AND UNSETTLED CONDITIONS FROM THURSDAY INTO THE
WEEKEND.

.MONDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLOUDY. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND
THUNDERSTORMS THIS EVENING. PATCHY FOG IN THE LATE EVENING AND
OVERNIGHT. SNOW LEVEL 9500 FEET. CHANCE OF PRECIPITATION 40
PERCENT.
.TUESDAY...MOSTLY SUNNY.
.TUESDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLEAR.
.WEDNESDAY...SUNNY...BREEZY.

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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)   22 F   30 F   28 F   33 F
       WIND MPH        S  5   SE  7  SE 18  S 24
       MIN WIND CHILL  14 F   15 F   14 F   16 F

10000 FT               22 F   46 F   29 F   55 F

7500 FT                30 F   63 F   35 F   70 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...MOSTLY CLEAR.
.THURSDAY AND THURSDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLEAR. WINDY.
.FRIDAY...PARTLY SUNNY. BREEZY. A CHANCE OF RAIN SHOWERS...SNOW
SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS. SNOW LEVEL 8000 FEET.
.FRIDAY NIGHT...PARTLY CLOUDY. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS. SNOW LEVEL
7500 FEET.
.SATURDAY AND SATURDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLOUDY. A CHANCE OF SNOW
SHOWERS AND RAIN SHOWERS. SNOW LEVEL 7500 FEET.
.SUNDAY AND SUNDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLOUDY. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
SNOW LEVEL 8000 FEET.
.MONDAY...PARTLY SUNNY. A CHANCE OF SNOW SHOWERS AND RAIN
SHOWERS. SNOW LEVEL 9000 FEET.

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WEATHER.GOV/FLAGSTAFF

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