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 APR 20 2015

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

.TONIGHT...MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH A 10 PERCENT CHANCE OF SHOWERS IN
THE EVENING...PARTLY CLOUDY AFTER MIDNIGHT. LIGHT AND VARIABLE
WINDS.
.TUESDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. LIGHT AND VARIABLE WINDS...BECOMING
SOUTHWEST AROUND 15 MPH WITH GUSTS UP TO 25 MPH IN THE AFTERNOON.
.TUESDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLOUDY IN THE EVENING...THEN BECOMING
PARTLY CLOUDY. LIGHT AND VARIABLE WINDS.
.WEDNESDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. A 10 PERCENT CHANCE OF THUNDERSTORMS
AND SHOWERS IN THE AFTERNOON.
.WEDNESDAY NIGHT...PARTLY CLOUDY. A 10 PERCENT CHANCE OF SHOWERS
IN THE EVENING.
.THURSDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. A SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS IN THE
MORNING...A CHANCE OF THUNDERSTORMS AND SHOWERS IN THE AFTERNOON.
CHANCE OF PRECIPITATION 30 PERCENT.


                  TEMPERATURE

               LOW    HIGH   LOW    HIGH   LOW    HIGH
PHANTOM RANCH   54     81     53     78     53     75
INDIAN GARDEN   49     76     48     72     47     68
NEAR RIM        38     66     35     63     35     59

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

.TONIGHT...MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH A 10 PERCENT CHANCE OF RAIN SHOWERS
IN THE EVENING...PARTLY CLOUDY AFTER MIDNIGHT. LIGHT AND VARIABLE
WINDS.
.TUESDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. LIGHT AND VARIABLE WINDS...BECOMING
SOUTHWEST AROUND 15 MPH IN THE AFTERNOON.
.TUESDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLOUDY IN THE EVENING...THEN BECOMING
PARTLY CLOUDY. LIGHT AND VARIABLE WINDS.
.WEDNESDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. A 10 PERCENT CHANCE OF THUNDERSTORMS
AND SHOWERS IN THE AFTERNOON.
.WEDNESDAY NIGHT...PARTLY CLOUDY. A 10 PERCENT CHANCE OF SHOWERS
IN THE EVENING.
.THURSDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH A CHANCE OF SHOWERS. A CHANCE OF
THUNDERSTORMS IN THE AFTERNOON. CHANCE OF PRECIPITATION
30 PERCENT.


                  TEMPERATURE

            LOW    HIGH   LOW    HIGH   LOW    HIGH
SOUTH RIM    29     64     28     60     27     56
NORTH RIM    33     56     30     54     30     48

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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 APR 20 2015

.SYNOPSIS...LOOK FOR MILD WEATHER ACROSS NORTHERN ARIZONA THROUGH
WEDNESDAY. LINGERING MOISTURE WILL RESULT IN A SLIGHT CHANCE FOR
HIGH BASED SHOWERS OR A STRAY THUNDERSTORM THIS AFTERNOON. MAINLY
DRY CONDITIONS ARE ANTICIPATED FOR TUESDAY AND WEDNESDAY. A WEAK
WEATHER SYSTEM WILL DELIVER COOLER AND UNSETTLED WEATHER FROM
THURSDAY INTO THE EARLY PART OF THE WEEKEND.

.MONDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH A 10 PERCENT CHANCE OF RAIN
SHOWERS THIS EVENING...THEN PARTLY CLOUDY AFTER MIDNIGHT.
.TUESDAY...MOSTLY SUNNY.
.TUESDAY NIGHT...PARTLY CLOUDY.
.WEDNESDAY...MOSTLY SUNNY. A 10 PERCENT CHANCE OF RAIN SHOWERS
IN THE AFTERNOON.

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

                       MON    TUE    TUE    WED
                       NIGHT         NIGHT

12000 FT (RIDGE-TOP)   26 F   27 F   22 F   23 F
       WIND MPH        SW  8  S 12   S 15   SW 12
       MIN WIND CHILL  15 F   13 F   8  F   9  F

10000 FT               29 F   43 F   25 F   40 F

7500 FT                33 F   60 F   31 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...

.WEDNESDAY NIGHT...PARTLY CLOUDY. A CHANCE OF RAIN SHOWERS. SNOW
LEVEL 9000 FEET.
.THURSDAY AND THURSDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLOUDY. A CHANCE OF
SHOWERS. A CHANCE OF THUNDERSTORMS IN THE AFTERNOON. SNOW LEVEL
8000 FEET.
.FRIDAY AND FRIDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLOUDY. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
SNOW LEVEL 8000 FEET.
.SATURDAY...MOSTLY SUNNY. A CHANCE OF RAIN SHOWERS...
THUNDERSTORMS AND SNOW SHOWERS. SNOW LEVEL 8500 FEET.
.SATURDAY NIGHT...PARTLY CLOUDY. A CHANCE OF RAIN SHOWERS. SNOW
LEVEL 9000 FEET.
.SUNDAY...SUNNY.
.SUNDAY NIGHT AND MONDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY.

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WEATHER.GOV/FLAGSTAFF

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