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 FEB 25 2017

GRAND CANYON BACKCOUNTRY-

.TODAY...SUNNY IN THE MORNING THEN BECOMING PARTLY CLOUDY. LIGHT
WINDS BECOMING WEST AROUND 15 MPH IN THE AFTERNOON.
.TONIGHT...MOSTLY CLOUDY IN THE EVENING THEN BECOMING PARTLY
CLOUDY. LIGHT WINDS.
.SUNDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH A CHANCE OF RAIN AND SNOW SHOWERS IN
THE MORNING...PARTLY CLOUDY WITH A SLIGHT CHANCE OF RAIN AND SNOW
SHOWERS IN THE AFTERNOON. LIGHT WINDS. CHANCE OF PRECIPITATION
30 PERCENT.
.SUNDAY NIGHT...PARTLY CLOUDY.
.MONDAY...BREEZY. MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH A 20 PERCENT CHANCE OF
SHOWERS AND SNOW SHOWERS.


               TEMPERATURE

               HIGH   LOW    HIGH   LOW    HIGH
PHANTOM RANCH   57     39     55     42     56
INDIAN GARDEN   46     29     44     32     44
NEAR RIM        44     28     42     31     41

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GRAND CANYON RIM-

.TODAY...SUNNY IN THE MORNING THEN BECOMING PARTLY CLOUDY. LIGHT
WINDS BECOMING WEST AROUND 15 MPH IN THE AFTERNOON.
.TONIGHT...MOSTLY CLOUDY IN THE EVENING THEN BECOMING PARTLY
CLOUDY. WEST WINDS AROUND 15 MPH. GUSTS UP TO 30 MPH IN THE
EVENING.
.SUNDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. A CHANCE OF SNOW SHOWERS IN THE
MORNING...A SLIGHT CHANCE OF SNOW SHOWERS IN THE AFTERNOON. LIGHT
WINDS. CHANCE OF SNOW 30 PERCENT.
.SUNDAY NIGHT...PARTLY CLOUDY.
.MONDAY...BREEZY. PARTLY CLOUDY IN THE MORNING THEN BECOMING
MOSTLY CLOUDY. A 20 PERCENT CHANCE OF SNOW SHOWERS.


               TEMPERATURE

            HIGH   LOW    HIGH   LOW    HIGH
SOUTH RIM    43     18     41     22     40
NORTH RIM    39     22     37     25     37

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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 FEB 25 2017

.SYNOPSIS...COOL AND DRY CONDITIONS WILL CONTINUE THROUGH
SATURDAY. AN UNSETTLED PATTERN WILL ARRIVE ON SUNDAY AND LAST INTO
EARLY NEXT WEEK, WITH BREEZY AND COOL CONDITIONS ALONG WITH A
GOOD CHANCE FOR RAIN AND SNOW SHOWERS.


.SATURDAY...SUNNY.
.SATURDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLOUDY. BREEZY.
.SUNDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH A 30 PERCENT CHANCE OF SNOW
SHOWERS.
.SUNDAY NIGHT...PARTLY CLOUDY WITH A 10 PERCENT CHANCE OF SNOW
SHOWERS. BREEZY.
.MONDAY...PARTLY SUNNY. A CHANCE OF SNOW SHOWERS. WINDY. CHANCE
OF SNOW 40 PERCENT.

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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)   13 F    9 F    8 F   16 F   21 F
       WIND MPH        W 44   W 41   W 25   W 39   W 54
       MIN WIND CHILL  -14F   -16F   -17F   -5 F   -12F

10000 FT               25 F   13 F   23 F   17 F   22 F

7500 FT                42 F   22 F   39 F   25 F   38 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.

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.EXTENDED FORECAST...

.MONDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLOUDY. WINDY. SNOW SHOWERS LIKELY.
.TUESDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. SNOW SHOWERS LIKELY.
.TUESDAY NIGHT...PARTLY CLOUDY.
.WEDNESDAY AND WEDNESDAY NIGHT... CLEAR.
.THURSDAY AND THURSDAY NIGHT... CLEAR.
.FRIDAY...SUNNY.

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WEATHER.GOV/FLAGSTAFF

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