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 MON JUL 28 2014

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

...FLASH FLOOD WATCH IN EFFECT FROM 11 AM MST THIS MORNING
THROUGH THIS EVENING...

.TODAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. A CHANCE OF THUNDERSTORMS AND SHOWERS.
SOME THUNDERSTORMS MAY PRODUCE HEAVY RAINFALL IN THE AFTERNOON.
LIGHT AND VARIABLE WINDS. CHANCE OF PRECIPITATION 50 PERCENT.
.TONIGHT...MOSTLY CLOUDY. A CHANCE OF THUNDERSTORMS AND SHOWERS
IN THE EVENING...A SLIGHT CHANCE OF THUNDERSTORMS AND SHOWERS
AFTER MIDNIGHT. SOME THUNDERSTORMS MAY PRODUCE HEAVY RAINFALL IN
THE EVENING. LIGHT AND VARIABLE WINDS. CHANCE OF PRECIPITATION
50 PERCENT.
.TUESDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY WITH A 20 PERCENT CHANCE OF
THUNDERSTORMS AND SHOWERS. LIGHT AND VARIABLE WINDS.
.TUESDAY NIGHT...PARTLY CLOUDY WITH A 20 PERCENT CHANCE OF
THUNDERSTORMS AND SHOWERS.
.WEDNESDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY WITH A 10 PERCENT CHANCE OF
THUNDERSTORMS AND SHOWERS.


               TEMPERATURE

               HIGH   LOW    HIGH   LOW    HIGH
PHANTOM RANCH   98     74    104     76    105
INDIAN GARDEN   88     67     94     70     95
NEAR RIM        80     62     84     57     86

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

...FLASH FLOOD WATCH IN EFFECT FROM 11 AM MST THIS MORNING
THROUGH THIS EVENING...

.TODAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. A CHANCE OF THUNDERSTORMS AND SHOWERS IN
THE MORNING...THUNDERSTORMS AND SHOWERS LIKELY IN THE AFTERNOON.
SOME THUNDERSTORMS MAY PRODUCE HEAVY RAINFALL IN THE AFTERNOON.
LIGHT AND VARIABLE WINDS. CHANCE OF PRECIPITATION 60 PERCENT.
.TONIGHT...MOSTLY CLOUDY. THUNDERSTORMS AND SHOWERS LIKELY IN THE
EVENING...A CHANCE OF THUNDERSTORMS AND SHOWERS AFTER MIDNIGHT.
SOME THUNDERSTORMS MAY PRODUCE HEAVY RAINFALL IN THE EVENING.
LIGHT AND VARIABLE WINDS. CHANCE OF PRECIPITATION 60 PERCENT.
.TUESDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY WITH A SLIGHT CHANCE OF THUNDERSTORMS
AND SHOWERS IN THE MORNING...MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH A CHANCE OF
THUNDERSTORMS AND SHOWERS IN THE AFTERNOON. LIGHT AND VARIABLE
WINDS. CHANCE OF PRECIPITATION 30 PERCENT.
.TUESDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH A CHANCE OF THUNDERSTORMS AND
SHOWERS IN THE EVENING...PARTLY CLOUDY WITH A SLIGHT CHANCE OF
THUNDERSTORMS AND SHOWERS AFTER MIDNIGHT. CHANCE OF PRECIPITATION
30 PERCENT.
.WEDNESDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY WITH A 20 PERCENT CHANCE OF
THUNDERSTORMS AND SHOWERS.


               TEMPERATURE

            HIGH   LOW    HIGH   LOW    HIGH
SOUTH RIM    79     57     84     52     86
NORTH RIM    76     61     80     54     82

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SAN FRANCISCO PEAKS RECREATIONAL FORECAST
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE FLAGSTAFF AZ
330 AM MST MON JUL 28 2014

.SYNOPSIS...THUNDERSTORM ACTIVITY CONTINUES ACROSS MUCH OF NORTHERN
ARIZONA THIS EVENING. AN ACTIVE MONSOON PATTERN WITH UPPER LEVEL
DISTURBANCES WILL PRODUCE SLOW MOVING SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS EACH
AFTERNOON AND EVENING THROUGH MONDAY. FROM TUESDAY ONWARD THE HIGH
PRESSURE RIDGE MOVES SOUTH TO A LESS FAVORABLE POSITION...RESULTING
IN A DOWNWARD TREND FOR STORMS.


.MONDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND
THUNDERSTORMS EARLY THIS MORNING...THEN MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH
SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS LIKELY IN THE LATE MORNING AND
AFTERNOON. SOME THUNDERSTORMS MAY PRODUCE HEAVY RAINFALL IN THE
LATE MORNING AND AFTERNOON. CHANCE OF PRECIPITATION 70 PERCENT.
.MONDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS
LIKELY IN THE EVENING...THEN MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH A CHANCE OF
SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS AFTER MIDNIGHT. SOME THUNDERSTORMS MAY
PRODUCE HEAVY RAINFALL IN THE EVENING. CHANCE OF PRECIPITATION
70 PERCENT.
.TUESDAY...PARTLY SUNNY WITH A 40 PERCENT CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND
THUNDERSTORMS.
.TUESDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND
THUNDERSTORMS IN THE EVENING...THEN PARTLY CLOUDY WITH A CHANCE
OF SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS AFTER MIDNIGHT. CHANCE OF
PRECIPITATION 40 PERCENT.
.WEDNESDAY...PARTLY SUNNY. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND
THUNDERSTORMS. CHANCE OF PRECIPITATION 40 PERCENT.

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

                       MON    MON    TUE    TUE    WED
                              NIGHT         NIGHT

12000 FT (RIDGE-TOP)   40 F   38 F   43 F   41 F   46 F
       WIND MPH        SW 10  W  9   W 13   W 10   W  9
       MIN WIND CHILL  32 F   31 F   32 F   33 F   36 F

10000 FT               55 F   48 F   61 F   47 F   63 F

7500 FT                76 F   57 F   80 F   55 F   81 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 AND THURSDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. A CHANCE OF
SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS.
.THURSDAY NIGHT AND FRIDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS
AND THUNDERSTORMS.
.FRIDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLOUDY. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND
THUNDERSTORMS.
.SATURDAY AND SATURDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLOUDY. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS
AND THUNDERSTORMS.
.SUNDAY...PARTLY SUNNY. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS.

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