Recreational Report
Issued by NWS Fairbanks, AK

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SXAK49 PAFG 010208
RECAFG
AKZ225-012115-

MOUNT MCKINLEY RECREATIONAL FORECAST
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE FAIRBANKS AK
608 PM AKDT TUE JUN 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 SERIES OF UPPER LEVEL DISTURBANCES ARE FEEDING
MOISTURE OVER THE MOUNTAIN FROM THE SOUTHEAST. SNOW...HEAVY
AT TIMES...IS EXPECTED THROUGH THURSDAY.

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

.TUESDAY NIGHT...SNOW. HEAVY AT TIMES. ACCUMULATION AT LEAST
12 INCHES.
LOW AT 14 THOUSAND FEET...AROUND 10 ABOVE.

.WEDNESDAY...INTERMITTENT SNOW. ACCUMULATION AROUND 6 INCHES.
HIGH AT 14 THOUSAND FEET...AROUND 20.

...ABOVE 14 THOUSAND FEET...

.TUESDAY NIGHT...SNOW. HEAVY AT TIMES. ACCUMULATION AROUND 12 INCHES.
LOW AT 17 THOUSAND FEET...AROUND 5 BELOW.
WINDS FROM 17 THOUSAND FEET TO THE SUMMIT...NORTHEAST AROUND 10 MPH
TURNING SOUTH.

.WEDNESDAY...INTERMITTENT SNOW. ACCUMULATION AROUND 6 INCHES.
HIGH AT 17 THOUSAND FEET...AROUND ZERO.
WINDS FROM 17 THOUSAND FEET TO THE SUMMIT...SOUTH AROUND 15 MPH.

.OUTLOOK THURSDAY THROUGH SATURDAY...
THURSDAY: SNOW DIMINISHING . SNOW ACCUMULATION 6 INCHES. SUMMIT WINDS SOUTH
25 MPH.
FRIDAY: MOSTLY CLOUDY. SUMMIT WINDS SW 50 MPH.
SATURDAY: PARTLY CLOUDY. SUMMIT WINDS SW 40 MPH DIMINISHING TO 20 MPH.

$$
DJH JUN 15



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