Recreational Report
Issued by NWS Fairbanks, AK

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AKZ225-240300-

MOUNT MCKINLEY RECREATIONAL FORECAST
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE FAIRBANKS AK
449 PM AKDT FRI MAY 22 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...MOIST SOUTHERLY FLOW WILL BEGIN OVER THE MOUNTAIN
SATURDAY NIGHT AND CONTINUE THROUGH MONDAY. STRONG WINDS WILL
DEVELOP OVER THE MOUNTAIN LATE SATURDAY NIGHT AND CONTINUE
THROUGH SUNDAY NIGHT. WINDS WILL DECREASE MONDAY.

...7 THOUSAND FEET TO 14 THOUSAND FEET...

.FRIDAY NIGHT...PARTLY CLOUDY.
LOW AT 14 THOUSAND FEET...10 ABOVE.
WINDS AT 14 THOUSAND FEET...SOUTH INCREASING TO 25 MPH.

.SATURDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. HIGH AT 14 THOUSAND FEET...15 ABOVE.
WINDS AT 14 THOUSAND FEET...SOUTH 30 MPH.

...ABOVE 14 THOUSAND FEET...

...HIGH WIND WARNING SATURDAY AND SATURDAY NIGHT...

.FRIDAY NIGHT...PARTLY CLOUDY.
LOW AT 17 THOUSAND FEET...ZERO.
WINDS FROM 17 THOUSAND FEET TO THE SUMMIT...SOUTH 30 MPH.

.SATURDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. HIGH AT 17 THOUSAND FEET...5 ABOVE.
WINDS FROM 17 THOUSAND FEET TO THE SUMMIT...SOUTHEAST 35 MPH.

.OUTLOOK SUNDAY THROUGH TUESDAY...
SUNDAY...SNOW LIKELY. SUMMIT WINDS SOUTHEAST 50 MPH.
MONDAY...SNOW LIKELY. SUMMIT WINDS SOUTHEAST 30 MPH.
TUESDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. SUMMIT WINDS SOUTH 15 MPH OR LESS.

$$
RF MAY 15



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