I understand that the temp “in” the canyon are usually 10 degree warmer. Right?

April 9, 2012 (17:33:28)  Visitor – Hi Alley: Just looking at weather on the rim for later this week. I understand that the temp “in” the canyon are usually 10 degree warmer. Right? (17:36:01)  Alley – That is correct – temperatures increase about 5 degrees Fahrenheit for every 1,000 vertical feet you descend into the […]

Winter Storm at the South Rim

Many of you have been asking about weather and road conditions at the South Rim.  This past weekend there was a winter storm at the South Rim.  At approximately 10:00 am Sunday December 16th, the most recent park service weather update took place.  There have been closures on the Hermit Road and the Desert View […]