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
000
SXAK49 PAFG 050150
RECAFG
AKZ225-051800-

MOUNT MCKINLEY RECREATIONAL FORECAST
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE FAIRBANKS AK
550 PM AKDT SAT JUL 4 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.
WILL PERSIST OVER THE AREA THROUGH SUNDAY. A SERIES OF
DISTURBANCES ALOFT MOVING NORTHWARD UP ITS WEST SIDE WILL BRING
PERIODS OF SNOW TO THE MOUNTAIN FOR THE NEXT SEVERAL DAYS
BEGINNING MONDAY.

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

.SATURDAY NIGHT...SNOW LIKELY. ACCUMULATION LESS THAN 6 INCHES.
LOW AT 14 THOUSAND FEET...AROUND 10 ABOVE.

.SUNDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY.
HIGH AT 14 THOUSAND FEET...AROUND 20 ABOVE.

...ABOVE 14 THOUSAND FEET...

.SATURDAY NIGHT...SNOW LIKELY. ACCUMULATION LESS THAN 6 INCHES.
LOW AT 17 THOUSAND FEET...AROUND ZERO.
WINDS FROM 17 THOUSAND FEET TO THE SUMMIT...SOUTHWEST 15 MPH.

.SUNDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY.
HIGH AT 17 THOUSAND FEET...AROUND 10 ABOVE.
WINDS FROM 17 THOUSAND FEET TO THE SUMMIT...WEST 10 TO 20 MPH.

.OUTLOOK MONDAY THROUGH WEDNESDAY...
MONDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. SUMMIT WINDS SOUTH 20 MPH.
TUESDAY...SNOW LIKELY MONDAY NIGHT AND TUESDAY. SUMMIT WINDS
SOUTHEAST 25 TO 40 MPH MONDAY NIGHT...BECOMING SOUTHWEST 20 TO
30 MPH TUESDAY.
WEDNESDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. SUMMIT WINDS SOUTHWEST 10 MPH BECOMING
SOUTHEAST.

$$
CF JUL 15


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