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 THU SEP 18 2014

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

.TODAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. A SLIGHT CHANCE OF THUNDERSTORMS AND
SHOWERS IN THE MORNING...A CHANCE OF THUNDERSTORMS AND SHOWERS IN
THE AFTERNOON. LIGHT AND VARIABLE WINDS. CHANCE OF PRECIPITATION
30 PERCENT.
.TONIGHT...PARTLY CLOUDY. A CHANCE OF THUNDERSTORMS AND SHOWERS
IN THE EVENING...A SLIGHT CHANCE OF THUNDERSTORMS AND SHOWERS
AFTER MIDNIGHT. LIGHT AND VARIABLE WINDS. CHANCE OF PRECIPITATION
30 PERCENT.
.FRIDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY WITH A 20 PERCENT CHANCE OF THUNDERSTORMS
AND SHOWERS. LIGHT AND VARIABLE WINDS.
.FRIDAY NIGHT...PARTLY CLOUDY WITH A 10 PERCENT CHANCE OF
THUNDERSTORMS AND SHOWERS.
.SATURDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. A SLIGHT CHANCE OF THUNDERSTORMS AND
SHOWERS IN THE MORNING...A CHANCE OF THUNDERSTORMS AND SHOWERS IN
THE AFTERNOON. CHANCE OF PRECIPITATION 30 PERCENT.


               TEMPERATURE

               HIGH   LOW    HIGH   LOW    HIGH
PHANTOM RANCH   93     77     96     72     93
INDIAN GARDEN   87     68     89     65     88
NEAR RIM        78     54     79     52     79

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

.TODAY...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 40 PERCENT.
.TONIGHT...MOSTLY CLOUDY IN THE EVENING...THEN BECOMING PARTLY
CLOUDY. A 30 PERCENT CHANCE OF THUNDERSTORMS AND SHOWERS. LIGHT
AND VARIABLE WINDS.
.FRIDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY WITH A 20 PERCENT CHANCE OF THUNDERSTORMS
AND SHOWERS. LIGHT AND VARIABLE WINDS.
.FRIDAY NIGHT...PARTLY CLOUDY WITH A 20 PERCENT CHANCE OF
THUNDERSTORMS AND SHOWERS.
.SATURDAY...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. CHANCE OF
PRECIPITATION 30 PERCENT.


               TEMPERATURE

            HIGH   LOW    HIGH   LOW    HIGH
SOUTH RIM    76     50     76     47     75
NORTH RIM    72     50     73     49     72

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WEATHER.GOV/FLAGSTAFF

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SAN FRANCISCO PEAKS RECREATIONAL FORECAST
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE FLAGSTAFF AZ
330 AM MST THU SEP 18 2014

.SYNOPSIS...
THE THREAT FOR HEAVY RAINFALL HAS SHIFTED INTO SOUTHEASTERN
ARIZONA WITH MOSTLY SCATTERED SHOWERS AND STORMS EXPECTED THIS
AFTERNOON. LOCALLY HEAVY RAIN WILL STILL BE POSSIBLE. CHANCES FOR
SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS WILL CONTINUE THROUGH THE WEEKEND AS
MOISTURE LINGERS OVER THE REGION.


.THURSDAY...MOSTLY SUNNY WITH A 50 PERCENT CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND
THUNDERSTORMS.
.THURSDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLOUDY IN THE EVENING...THEN BECOMING
PARTLY CLOUDY. A 40 PERCENT CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS.
.FRIDAY...MOSTLY SUNNY WITH A 30 PERCENT CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND
THUNDERSTORMS.
.FRIDAY NIGHT...PARTLY CLOUDY WITH A 20 PERCENT CHANCE OF
SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS.
.SATURDAY...PARTLY SUNNY. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS.
CHANCE OF PRECIPITATION 30 PERCENT.

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

                       THU    THU    FRI    FRI    SAT
                              NIGHT         NIGHT

12000 FT (RIDGE-TOP)   41 F   38 F   39 F   37 F   39 F
       WIND MPH        S  6   S  5   W  6   SE 12  SE  8
       MIN WIND CHILL  32 F   34 F   32 F   29 F   27 F

10000 FT               59 F   44 F   60 F   43 F   60 F

7500 FT                73 F   51 F   73 F   48 F   73 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...

.SATURDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLOUDY. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND
THUNDERSTORMS.
.SUNDAY AND SUNDAY NIGHT...PARTLY CLOUDY. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND
THUNDERSTORMS.
.MONDAY AND MONDAY NIGHT...PARTLY CLOUDY. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND
THUNDERSTORMS.
.TUESDAY AND TUESDAY NIGHT...PARTLY CLOUDY. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS
AND THUNDERSTORMS.
.WEDNESDAY...MOSTLY SUNNY. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS.

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WEATHER.GOV/FLAGSTAFF

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