Recreational Report
Issued by NWS Fairbanks, AK

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SXAK49 PAFG 140132
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AKZ225-142045-

MOUNT MCKINLEY RECREATIONAL FORECAST
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE FAIRBANKS AK
532 PM AKDT SUN JUL 13 2014

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...DRIER AIR WILL MOVE OVER THE MOUNTAIN FROM THE WEST
TONIGHT...BRINGING BETTER WEATHER TO THE MOUNTAIN TONIGHT. A
STRONG FRONT WILL APPROACH THE MOUNTAIN FROM THE WEST MONDAY. THE
FRONT AND MOIST WEST FLOW WILL BRING SIGNIFICANT SNOW TO THE
MOUNTAIN LATER MONDAY MONDAY INTO TUESDAY.

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

.SUNDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLOUDY.
LOW AT 14 THOUSAND FEET...NEAR ZERO.

.MONDAY...SNOW. SNOW ACCUMULATION 12 INCHES.
HIGH AT 14 THOUSAND FEET...NEAR 10 ABOVE.

...ABOVE 14 THOUSAND FEET...

.SUNDAY NIGHT...PARTLY CLOUDY.
LOW AT 17 THOUSAND FEET...AROUND 5 BELOW.
WINDS FROM 17 THOUSAND FEET TO THE SUMMIT...NORTHWEST 25 MPH.

.MONDAY...SNOW. SNOW ACCUMULATION 12 INCHES.
HIGH AT 17 THOUSAND FEET...NEAR ZERO.
WINDS FROM 17 THOUSAND FEET TO THE SUMMIT...WEST 30 MPH.

.OUTLOOK TUESDAY THROUGH THURSDAY...
TUESDAY...SNOW LIKELY. SUMMIT WINDS NORTHWEST 25 MPH.
WEDNESDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. SUMMIT WINDS WEST 20 MPH.
THURSDAY...A CHANCE OF SNOW. SUMMIT WINDS WEST 25 MPH.

$$
NTS JUL 14


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