Recreational Report
Issued by NWS Fairbanks, AK

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DENALI RECREATIONAL FORECAST
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE FAIRBANKS AK
433 PM AKDT MON JUN 26 2017

THE FORECAST FOR THE LOWER ELEVATIONS OF DENALI PARK CAN BE
FOUND ONLINE AT HTTP://WWW.WEATHER.GOV/AFG (ALL LOWER CASE).
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 IN FAHRENHEIT.

.SYNOPSIS...
A WEATHER FRONT WILL APPROACH THE MOUNTAIN FROM THE SOUTHWEST
THIS EVENING, BRINGING A RETURN OF CLOUDS AND SNOW SHOWERS FROM
TONIGHT THROUGH TUESDAY NIGHT. SUMMIT WINDS ARE EXPECTED TO REMAIN
AT OR BELOW 15 MPH TONIGHT, INCREASING SLIGHTLY ON TUESDAY.

&&

.FORECAST FOR 7200 FT BASE CAMP...
WINDS LESS THAN 15 MPH ARE NOT INCLUDED.

.TONIGHT...MOSTLY CLOUDY. CHANCE OF SNOW. LOWS AROUND 30. CHANCE
OF SNOW 50 PERCENT.
.TUESDAY...SNOW SHOWERS LIKELY. HIGHS IN THE UPPER 30S. CHANCE OF
SNOW 60 PERCENT.
.TUESDAY NIGHT...NUMEROUS SNOW SHOWERS. LOWS AROUND 30. CHANCE OF
SNOW 60 PERCENT.

&&

.FORECAST FOR 14200 FOOT CAMP...
WINDS LESS THAN 15 MPH ARE NOT INCLUDED.

.TONIGHT...INCREASING CLOUDS. SCATTERED SNOW SHOWERS. LOWS AROUND
7. SOUTHWEST WINDS AROUND 15 MPH. CHANCE OF SNOW 50 PERCENT.
.TUESDAY...SNOW SHOWERS LIKELY. HIGHS AROUND 10. SOUTHWEST WINDS
AROUND 15 MPH. CHANCE OF SNOW 60 PERCENT.
.TUESDAY NIGHT...NUMEROUS SNOW SHOWERS. LOWS AROUND 6. SOUTHWEST
WINDS AROUND 20 MPH. CHANCE OF SNOW 60 PERCENT.

&&

.FORECAST FOR 17200 FOOT CAMP TO SUMMIT...
WINDS LESS THAN 15 MPH ARE NOT INCLUDED.

.TONIGHT...INCREASING CLOUDS. SCATTERED SNOW SHOWERS. LOWS 2
BELOW TO 12 BELOW ZERO. SOUTHWEST WINDS AROUND 15 MPH. CHANCE OF
SNOW 50 PERCENT.
.TUESDAY...SNOW SHOWERS LIKELY. HIGHS 10 BELOW TO ZERO. SOUTHWEST
WINDS 15 TO 20 MPH. CHANCE OF SNOW 60 PERCENT.
.TUESDAY NIGHT...NUMEROUS SNOW SHOWERS. LOWS 2 BELOW TO 12 BELOW
ZERO. SOUTHWEST WINDS 15 TO 25 MPH. CHANCE OF SNOW 60 PERCENT.

&&

.OUTLOOK WEDNESDAY THROUGH FRIDAY...
LOW PRESSURE TO THE WEST OF THE MOUNTAIN WILL BRING SOUTHERLY
WINDS AND MAINLY CLOUDY SKIES ALONG WITH SNOW SHOWERS AT TIMES.
SUMMIT WINDS WILL INCREASE 20 TO 35 MPH ON WEDNESDAY. WINDS WILL
DECREASE SOME LATE THURSDAY BECOMING MORE SOUTHEASTERLY IN
DIRECTION.

&&

$$
JUN 17



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