Suppression Forecast
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Spot Forecast for Denali National Park Park Road Interior Mushing...NPS (National Park Service)
National Weather Service Fairbanks AK
242 PM AKST Sat Feb 24 2018

Forecast is based on incident time of 1100 AKST on February 24.
If conditions become unrepresentative...contact the National Weather
Service.

.DISCUSSION...
Light snowfall will linger overnight tonight from the Thorofare
area to Wonder Lake as remnants of the last weather system are
hung up in the mountains. Tomorrow will see a brief break in the
weather throughout the park. West winds will signal the approach
of the next weather system on Monday. Winds will increase a bit
ahead of this system especially in passes. Monday expecting
generally 2-4 inches of snow in the western part of the park,
though some localized locations may see higher amounts, especially
mountain passes that are sheltered from the wind. This system
will clear out Tuesday with gusty winds out of the northwest
behind it.


.TONIGHT...

Sky/weather.........Mostly cloudy (80-90 percent). Areas of
                    freezing fog in the evening. Snow likely in the
                    evening, then chance of snow after midnight.
Chance of pcpn......60 percent.
Min temperature.....Around 1 below.
Max humidity........91 percent.
Wind chill..........-19.
Surface winds.......West winds 8 to 13 mph gusting 20 mph in passes.
Pcpn amount.........0.05 inches.
Snowfall amount.....1 INCH.

.SUNDAY...

Sky/weather.........Mostly sunny (35-45 percent). Slight chance of
                    snow in the morning.
Chance of pcpn......20 percent.
Max temperature.....Around 11.
Min humidity........68 percent.
Wind chill..........-20.
Surface winds.......West winds 6 to 12 mph gusting 20 mph in
passes.
Pcpn amount.........0.07 inches.
Snowfall amount.....1-2 INCHES.

.FORECAST DAYS 3 THROUGH 4...
.MONDAY and MONDAY NIGHT... Mostly cloudy with snow likely in the
morning...chance of pcpn 60%. Chance of snow overnight...chance of
pcpn 40%. Snowfall amount 2 to 4 inches. Areas of freezing fog.
Lows around 3 below. Highs around 15. Southwest winds around 15
mph gusting to 25 mph in passes.
.TUESDAY and TUESDAY NIGHT... Mostly cloudy with chance of snow.
Chance of pcpn 50%. Snowfall amount 1-2 inches. Lows around 1.
Highs around 13. South winds around 15 mph gusting to 25
mph...shifting to west overnight around 20 mph gusting to 30 mph.
Wind gusts will mainly be felt in areas exposed to northwest wind.
.WEDNESDAY...Mostly cloudy with a slight chance of snow. Little to
no snowfall accumulation expected. Chance of pcpn 20%. Lows near
zero. Highs around 10. Northwest winds around 10 mph.

$$
Forecaster...BARTOS
Requested by...Jessica O'Connor
Type of request...OTHER
.TAG 1802479.0/AFG



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