Recreational Report
Issued by NWS Fairbanks, AK

Home | Current Version | Previous Version | Text Only | Print | Product List | Glossary On
Versions: 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 11 12 13 14 15 16 17 18 19 20 21 22 23 24 25 26
000
SXAK49 PAFG 051310
RECAFG
AKZ225-060815-

DENALI RECREATIONAL FORECAST
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE FAIRBANKS AK
510 AM AKDT THU MAY 5 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...SUMMIT WINDS ARE EXPECTED TO INCREASE SOME THIS AFTERNOON
AND EVENING THEN BECOME LIGHT BY FRIDAY MORNING. SNOW WILL
INCREASE THURSDAY NIGHT AND CONTINUE THROUGH SUNDAY.

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

.THURSDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY.
HIGH AT 14 THOUSAND FEET...10 BELOW.

.THURSDAY NIGHT...CLOUDY. SNOW LIKELY. ACCUMULATION 6 INCHES.
LOW AT 14 THOUSAND FEET...10 BELOW.

.FRIDAY...CLOUDY. SNOW LIKELY. ACCUMULATION 1 FOOT.
HIGH AT 14 THOUSAND FEET...5 BELOW.

...ABOVE 14 THOUSAND FEET...

.THURSDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY.
HIGH AT 17 THOUSAND FEET...20 BELOW.
WINDS FROM 17 THOUSAND FEET TO THE SUMMIT...SOUTH WINDS 10 MPH
BECOMING SOUTHWEST 30 MPH IN THE AFTERNOON.

.THURSDAY NIGHT...CLOUDY. SNOW LIKELY. ACCUMULATION 6 INCHES.
LOW AT 17 THOUSAND FEET...20 BELOW.
WINDS FROM 17 THOUSAND FEET TO THE SUMMIT...SOUTHWEST WINDS 30
MPH BECOMING SOUTH AROUND 10 MPH AFTER MIDNIGHT.

.FRIDAY...CLOUDY. SNOW LIKELY. ACCUMULATION 1 FOOT.
HIGH AT 17 THOUSAND FEET...15 BELOW.
WINDS FROM 17 THOUSAND FEET TO THE SUMMIT...SOUTHEAST 10 MPH.

.OUTLOOK SATURDAY THROUGH MONDAY...
SNOW LIKELY. SUMMIT WINDS 25 MPH OR LESS.

$$
LTH MAY 16


USA.gov is the U.S. government's official web portal to all federal, state and local government web resources and services.