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 FRI APR 17 2015

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

.TONIGHT...MOSTLY CLOUDY IN THE EVENING...THEN BECOMING PARTLY
CLOUDY. A 10 PERCENT CHANCE OF RAIN SHOWERS. LIGHT AND VARIABLE
WINDS.
.SATURDAY...MOSTLY SUNNY IN THE MORNING...THEN BECOMING PARTLY
CLOUDY. LIGHT AND VARIABLE WINDS...BECOMING WEST AROUND 15 MPH IN
THE AFTERNOON.
.SATURDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLEAR. LIGHT AND VARIABLE WINDS.
.SUNDAY...MOSTLY SUNNY.
.SUNDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLEAR.
.MONDAY...MOSTLY SUNNY.


                  TEMPERATURE

               LOW    HIGH   LOW    HIGH   LOW    HIGH
PHANTOM RANCH   50     84     51     87     52     89
INDIAN GARDEN   45     75     47     77     47     79
NEAR RIM        33     66     37     68     36     70

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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.
.SATURDAY...MOSTLY SUNNY. LIGHT AND VARIABLE WINDS...BECOMING
WEST AROUND 15 MPH IN THE AFTERNOON.
.SATURDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLEAR. LIGHT AND VARIABLE WINDS.
.SUNDAY...MOSTLY SUNNY.
.SUNDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLEAR.
.MONDAY...MOSTLY SUNNY.


                  TEMPERATURE

            LOW    HIGH   LOW    HIGH   LOW    HIGH
SOUTH RIM    26     64     29     66     29     68
NORTH RIM    28     57     30     58     31     61

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WEATHER.GOV/FLAGSTAFF

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SAN FRANCISCO PEAKS RECREATIONAL FORECAST
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE FLAGSTAFF AZ
330 PM MST FRI APR 17 2015

.SYNOPSIS...
EXPECT CONTINUED ISOLATED RAIN AND HIGH ELEVATION SNOW SHOWERS
THROUGH TONIGHT AS A LOW PRESSURE SYSTEM SITS NEAR THE
FOUR CORNERS. BEGINNING SATURDAY...EXPECT WARMER TEMPERATURES AND
FEWER SHOWERS AS A DRIER WEATHER PATTERN SETS UP OVER THE REGION.


.FRIDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLOUDY THIS EVENING...THEN BECOMING
PARTLY CLOUDY. A 20 PERCENT CHANCE OF SHOWERS. SNOW LEVEL 8000
FEET.
.SATURDAY...MOSTLY SUNNY. A 10 PERCENT CHANCE OF RAIN SHOWERS IN
THE AFTERNOON.
.SATURDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLEAR.
.SUNDAY...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.

                       FRI    SAT    SAT    SUN
                       NIGHT         NIGHT

12000 FT (RIDGE-TOP)   19 F   27 F   24 F   28 F
       WIND MPH        NW 27  NW 18  NW 16  NW 16
       MIN WIND CHILL  -1 F   4  F   9  F   9  F

10000 FT               23 F   42 F   26 F   43 F

7500 FT                28 F   62 F   31 F   63 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...

.SUNDAY NIGHT AND MONDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. A CHANCE OF RAIN
SHOWERS. SNOW LEVEL 10000 FEET.
.MONDAY NIGHT...PARTLY CLOUDY.
.TUESDAY...SUNNY.
.TUESDAY NIGHT AND WEDNESDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY.
.WEDNESDAY NIGHT AND THURSDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. BREEZY. A CHANCE
OF SHOWERS. SNOW LEVEL 8000 FEET.
.THURSDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLOUDY. BREEZY. A CHANCE OF SNOW SHOWERS
AND RAIN SHOWERS.
.FRIDAY...MOSTLY SUNNY. A CHANCE OF SNOW SHOWERS.

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WEATHER.GOV/FLAGSTAFF

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