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 SAT OCT 1 2016

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

.TODAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. A 20 PERCENT CHANCE OF RAIN SHOWERS IN
THE AFTERNOON. LIGHT WINDS.
.TONIGHT...MOSTLY CLEAR. A 10 PERCENT CHANCE OF RAIN SHOWERS IN
THE EVENING. LIGHT WINDS.
.SUNDAY...MOSTLY SUNNY IN THE MORNING...PARTLY CLOUDY WITH A
10 PERCENT CHANCE OF RAIN SHOWERS IN THE AFTERNOON. LIGHT WINDS
BECOMING SOUTHWEST 15 TO 20 MPH IN THE AFTERNOON.
.SUNDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLEAR. A 10 PERCENT CHANCE OF SHOWERS IN
THE EVENING.
.MONDAY...MUCH COOLER. MOSTLY SUNNY.


               TEMPERATURE

               HIGH   LOW    HIGH   LOW    HIGH
PHANTOM RANCH   86     64     86     58     69
INDIAN GARDEN   79     61     78     54     65
NEAR RIM        72     53     73     48     59

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

.TODAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. A 20 PERCENT CHANCE OF RAIN SHOWERS IN
THE AFTERNOON. LIGHT WINDS BECOMING SOUTHWEST AROUND 15 MPH IN
THE AFTERNOON.
.TONIGHT...MOSTLY CLEAR. LIGHT WINDS.
.SUNDAY...MOSTLY SUNNY IN THE MORNING...PARTLY CLOUDY WITH A
10 PERCENT CHANCE OF RAIN SHOWERS IN THE AFTERNOON. LIGHT WINDS
BECOMING SOUTHWEST 15 TO 20 MPH WITH GUSTS TO AROUND 35 MPH IN
THE AFTERNOON.
.SUNDAY NIGHT...BREEZY. MOSTLY CLEAR. A 10 PERCENT CHANCE OF
SHOWERS IN THE EVENING.
.MONDAY...BREEZY. MUCH COOLER. MOSTLY SUNNY.


               TEMPERATURE

            HIGH   LOW    HIGH   LOW    HIGH
SOUTH RIM    69     41     70     38     57
NORTH RIM    64     45     65     40     51

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WEATHER.GOV/FLAGSTAFF

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SAN FRANCISCO PEAKS RECREATIONAL FORECAST
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE FLAGSTAFF AZ
330 AM MST SAT OCT 1 2016

.SYNOPSIS...EXPECT QUIET WEATHER AND NEAR AVERAGE TEMPERATURES ON
SATURDAY, ALTHOUGH A FEW LIGHT SHOWERS WILL BE POSSIBLE OVER
HIGHER TERRAIN. INCREASING WINDS ARE FORECAST AHEAD OF AN
APPROACHING LOW PRESSURE SYSTEM ON SUNDAY, FOLLOWED BY STRONG
SOUTHWEST WINDS AND NOTICEABLY COLDER TEMPERATURES ON MONDAY AND
TUESDAY.


.SATURDAY...MOSTLY SUNNY. A 20 PERCENT CHANCE OF RAIN SHOWERS IN
THE LATE MORNING AND AFTERNOON. SNOW LEVEL 12000 FEET.
.SATURDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLEAR.
.SUNDAY...SUNNY. A 20 PERCENT CHANCE OF RAIN SHOWERS IN THE
AFTERNOON. BREEZY. SNOW LEVEL 12000 FEET.
.SUNDAY NIGHT...PARTLY CLOUDY. A 20 PERCENT CHANCE OF RAIN
SHOWERS IN THE EVENING. WINDY. SNOW LEVEL 12000 FEET.
.MONDAY...SUNNY...WINDY.

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

                       SAT  SAT NIGHT  SUN  SUN NIGHT  MON


12000 FT (RIDGE-TOP)   33 F   32 F   35 F   35 F   35 F
       WIND MPH        SW  9  S 12   SW 30  SW 54  W 49
       MIN WIND CHILL  21 F   23 F   17 F   17 F   13 F

10000 FT               52 F   38 F   51 F   37 F   47 F

7500 FT                67 F   40 F   66 F   42 F   58 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...

.MONDAY NIGHT AND TUESDAY...MOSTLY CLEAR.
.TUESDAY NIGHT AND WEDNESDAY... CLEAR.
.WEDNESDAY NIGHT... CLEAR.
.THURSDAY...SUNNY.
.THURSDAY NIGHT AND FRIDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY.

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WEATHER.GOV/FLAGSTAFF

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