Recreational Report
Issued by NWS Fairbanks, AK

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SXAK49 PAFG 301248
RECAFG
AKZ225-310800-

MOUNT MCKINLEY RECREATIONAL FORECAST
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE FAIRBANKS AK
448 AM AKDT SAT MAY 30 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 RIDGE OF HIGH PRESSURE WILL REMAIN WEST OF THE
MOUNTAIN THROUGH SUNDAY. A TROUGH OF LOW PRESSURE WILL MOVE
SOUTHWARD ACROSS THE MOUNTAIN LATE SUNDAY NIGHT AND MONDAY
MORNING.

...7 THOUSAND FEET TO 14 THOUSAND FEET...
...WINDS LESS THAN 20 MPH NOT INCLUDED...

.SATURDAY...MOSTLY SUNNY.
HIGH AT 14 THOUSAND FEET...AROUND 20 ABOVE.

.SATURDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLEAR.
LOW AT 14 THOUSAND FEET...AROUND 5 ABOVE.

.SUNDAY...MOSTLY SUNNY.
HIGH AT 14 THOUSAND FEET...AROUND 15 ABOVE.

...ABOVE 14 THOUSAND FEET...

.SATURDAY...MOSTLY SUNNY.
HIGH AT 17 THOUSAND FEET...AROUND 10 ABOVE.
WINDS FROM 17 THOUSAND FEET TO THE SUMMIT...NORTHWEST 15 TO 25
MPH.

.SATURDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLEAR.
LOW AT 17 THOUSAND FEET...AROUND 5 BELOW.
WINDS FROM 17 THOUSAND FEET TO THE SUMMIT...NORTHWEST 25 TO 35
MPH.

.SUNDAY...MOSTLY SUNNY.
HIGH AT 17 THOUSAND FEET...AROUND 5 ABOVE.
WINDS FROM 17 THOUSAND FEET TO THE SUMMIT...NORTHWEST 25 TO 35
MPH.

.OUTLOOK MONDAY THROUGH WEDNESDAY...
MONDAY...MOSTLY SUNNY. SUMMIT WINDS NORTHWEST 10 TO 20 MPH.
TUESDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. SUMMIT WINDS WEST 15 TO 25 MPH.
WEDNESDAY...SNOW LIKELY. SUMMIT WINDS SOUTHWEST 25 TO 35 MPH.


$$
RF MAY 15



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