Recreational Report
Issued by NWS Fairbanks, AK

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SXAK49 PAFG 061352
RECAFG
AKZ225-070900-

MOUNT MCKINLEY RECREATIONAL FORECAST
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE FAIRBANKS AK
552 AM AKDT MON JUL 6 2015

THE FORECAST FOR THE LOWER ELEVATIONS OF DENALI PARK IS
COVERED BY THE DENALI ZONE FORECAST FOUND ONLINE AT
HTTP://PAFG.ARH.NOAA.GOV/ZONEFCST.PHP?ZONE=AKZ225
(ALL LOWER CASE EXCEPT AKZ225)
FLYING WEATHER FOR DENALI IS AT
HTTP://AAWU.ARH.NOAA.GOV/DENALI.PHP (ALL LOWER CASE)

ALTITUDE FORECAST...
WIND SPEEDS ABOVE 14 THOUSAND FEET ARE FREE AIR.
TEMPERATURES ARE FAHRENHEIT.

SYNOPSIS...A WEATHER FRONT ASSOCIATED WITH A LOW NEAR THE CENTRAL
ALEUTIANS WILL APPROACH FROM THE SOUTHWEST BY THIS EVENING. SOUTH
TO SOUTHWEST FLOW WILL CONTINUE TO PUSH CLOUDS AND MOISTURE OVER
THE AREA THROUGH MOST OF THE WEEK.

...7 THOUSAND FEET TO 14 THOUSAND FEET...
...WIND SPEEDS LESS THAN 20 MPH ARE NOT INCLUDED...

.MONDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. SNOW LIKELY. SNOW ACCUMULATION LESS THAN
6 INCHES. HIGH AT 14 THOUSAND FEET...AROUND 25 ABOVE.

.MONDAY NIGHT...CLOUDY. SNOW LIKELY. SNOW ACCUMULATION LESS
THAN 6 INCHES. SOUTH WINDS 20 TO 30 MPH.
LOW AT 14 THOUSAND FEET...AROUND 15 ABOVE.

.TUESDAY...CLOUDY. SNOW. ACCUMULATION AT AROUND 12 INCHES. SOUTH
WINDS 20 TO 30 MPH...DIMINISHING IN THE AFTERNOON.
HIGH AT 14 THOUSAND FEET...AROUND 15 ABOVE.

...ABOVE 14 THOUSAND FEET...

.MONDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. SNOW LIKELY. SNOW ACCUMULATION
LESS THAN 6 INCHES.
HIGH AT 17 THOUSAND FEET...AROUND 10 ABOVE WITH TEMPERATURES
FALLING THROUGH THE DAY.
WINDS FROM 17 THOUSAND FEET TO THE SUMMIT...SOUTHWEST BECOMING
SOUTH INCREASING TO 25 TO 40 MPH.

.MONDAY NIGHT...CLOUDY. SNOW LIKELY. SNOW ACCUMULATION LESS
THAN 6 INCHES.
LOW AT 17 THOUSAND FEET...AROUND ZERO.
WINDS FROM 17 THOUSAND FEET TO THE SUMMIT...SOUTH 35 TO 45 MPH.

.TUESDAY...CLOUDY. SNOW. SNOW ACCUMULATION AROUND 12 INCHES.
HIGH AT 17 THOUSAND FEET...AROUND 5 ABOVE.
WINDS FROM 17 THOUSAND FEET TO THE SUMMIT...SOUTH 35 TO 45 MPH
EARLY...THEN DIMINISH TO LESS THAN 20 MPH.

.OUTLOOK WEDNESDAY THROUGH FRIDAY...
SNOW LIKELY. SOUTH TO SOUTHWEST WINDS UNDER 20 MPH SHIFTING TO
THE SOUTHEAST FRIDAY.

$$
LTH JUL 15


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