Recreational Report
Issued by NWS Fairbanks, AK

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SXAK49 PAFG 101221
RECAFG
AKZ225-110800-

MOUNT MCKINLEY RECREATIONAL FORECAST
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE FAIRBANKS AK
421 AM AKDT THU JUL 10 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...MOIST SOUTHERLY FLOW FROM THE GULF OF ALASKA WILL
BRING PERIODS OF SNOW TO THE MOUNTAIN THURSDAY INTO THE WEEKEND.

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

.THURSDAY...SNOW LIKELY. SNOW ACCUMULATION UP TO 6 INCHES.
HIGH AT 14 THOUSAND FEET...AROUND 10 ABOVE.

.THURSDAY NIGHT...SNOW LIKELY. SNOW ACCUMULATION UP TO 6 INCHES.
LOW AT 14 THOUSAND FEET...AROUND ZERO.

.FRIDAY...SNOW LIKELY. SNOW ACCUMULATION UP TO 6 INCHES.
HIGH AT 14 THOUSAND FEET...AROUND 10 ABOVE.

...ABOVE 14 THOUSAND FEET...

.THURSDAY...SNOW. SNOW ACCUMULATION 6 TO 12 INCHES.
HIGH AT 17 THOUSAND FEET...NEAR ZERO.
WINDS FROM 17 THOUSAND FEET TO THE SUMMIT...SOUTH 25 MPH.

.THURSDAY NIGHT...SNOW LIKELY. SNOW ACCUMULATION 6 TO 12 INCHES.
LOW AT 17 THOUSAND FEET...NEAR 5 BELOW. WINDS FROM 17 THOUSAND
FEET TO THE SUMMIT...SOUTH 35 MPH.

.FRIDAY...SNOW LIKELY. SNOW ACCUMULATION 6 TO 12 INCHES.
HIGH AT 17 THOUSAND FEET...NEAR ZERO.
WINDS FROM 17 THOUSAND FEET TO THE SUMMIT...SOUTH 30 MPH.

.OUTLOOK SATURDAY THROUGH MONDAY...
SATURDAY...SNOW LIKELY. SUMMIT WINDS SOUTH 25 MPH.
SUNDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. SUMMIT WINDS SOUTH 30 MPH.
MONDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. SUMMIT WINDS VARIABLE 15 MPH OR LESS.

$$
RF JUL 14



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