Grand Canyon Park Weather

Wind Advisory

Issued:
4:04 AM MDT on April 23, 2017
Expires:
7:00 PM MST on April 23, 2017

Fire Weather Warning

Issued:
4:07 AM MDT on April 23, 2017
Expires:
7:00 PM MST on April 23, 2017
Partly Cloudy

Sunday

04/23

0%

Partly Cloudy
Windy with a mix of clouds and sun. High 72F. Winds SW at 25 to 35 mph. Winds could occasionally gust over 40 mph.

Partly Cloudy

Monday

04/24

0%

Partly Cloudy
Windy with a few clouds from time to time. High around 70F. Winds WSW at 20 to 30 mph.

Partly Cloudy

Tuesday

04/25

0%

Partly Cloudy
Some clouds in the morning will give way to mainly sunny skies for the afternoon. High around 60F. Winds WNW at 10 to 20 mph. Winds could occasionally gust over 40 mph.

Clear

Wednesday

04/26

0%

Clear
Generally sunny despite a few afternoon clouds. High 66F. Winds WNW at 10 to 20 mph.

Partly Cloudy

Thursday

04/27

0%

Partly Cloudy
Partly cloudy skies, with gusty winds developing during the afternoon. High near 65F. Winds WNW at 20 to 30 mph.

Partly Cloudy

Friday

04/28

10%

Partly Cloudy
Partly cloudy skies. High 53F. Winds WNW at 10 to 20 mph.

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Temperature Inversion Fog. NP Photo by Erin Whittaker

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