Recreational Report
Issued by NWS Fairbanks, AK

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SXAK49 PAFG 061357
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AKZ225-070900-

DENALI RECREATIONAL FORECAST
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE FAIRBANKS AK
557 AM AKDT FRI MAY 6 2016

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 TROUGH OF LOW PRESSURE WILL REMAIN OVER THE MOUNTAIN
THROUGH SATURDAY. A RIDGE OF HIGH PRESSURE WILL BUILD OVER THE
MOUNTAIN SUNDAY. A WEATHER FRONT WILL APPROACH FROM THE WEST
MONDAY.

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

.FRIDAY...CLOUDY. SNOW LIKELY. ACCUMULATION LESS THAN 6 INCHES.
HIGH AT 14 THOUSAND FEET...5 BELOW.
WINDS SOUTHEAST 25 MPH DIMINISHING IN THE AFTERNOON.

.FRIDAY NIGHT...SNOW LIKELY. ACCUMULATION LESS THAN 6 INCHES.
LOW AT 14 THOUSAND FEET...10 BELOW.

.SATURDAY...SNOW LIKELY. ACCUMULATION LESS THAN 6 INCHES.
HIGH AT 14 THOUSAND FEET...5 BELOW.

...ABOVE 14 THOUSAND FEET...

.FRIDAY...CLOUDY. SNOW LIKELY. ACCUMULATION LESS THAN 6 INCHES.
HIGH AT 17 THOUSAND FEET...15 BELOW.
WINDS FROM 17 THOUSAND FEET TO THE SUMMIT...SOUTHEAST 30 MPH
DECREASING IN AFTERNOON.

.FRIDAY NIGHT...SNOW LIKELY. ACCUMULATION LESS THAN 6 INCHES.
LOW AT 17 THOUSAND FEET...20 BELOW.
WINDS FROM 17 THOUSAND FEET TO THE SUMMIT...SOUTHWEST 20 MPH.

.SATURDAY...SNOW LIKELY. ACCUMULATION 1 FOOT.
HIGH AT 17 THOUSAND FEET...10 BELOW.
WINDS FROM 17 THOUSAND FEET TO THE SUMMIT...SOUTHWEST 25 MPH.

.OUTLOOK SUNDAY THROUGH TUESDAY...
SNOW LIKELY MONDAY AND TUESDAY. SUMMIT WINDS INCREASING TO 50 MPH
MONDAY.

$$
MAY 16



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