Recreational Report
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DENALI RECREATIONAL FORECAST
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE FAIRBANKS AK
550 AM 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...
CLOUDS BELOW 14 THOUSAND FEET ARE EXPECTED TO DIMINISH BRIEFLY
LATE THIS MORNING AS A WEATHER FRONT SOUTH OF THE MOUNTAIN MOVES
OFF TO THE EAST. A SECOND WEATHER FRONT WILL APPROACH THE MOUNTAIN
FROM THE SOUTHWEST THIS EVENING, BRINGING A RETURN TO A SOUTH
MOIST FLOW WITH CLOUDS AND PERIODS OF SNOW SHOWERS FROM TONIGHT
THROUGH TUESDAY NIGHT. SUMMIT WINDS ARE EXPECTED TO REMAIN AT OR
BELOW 15 MPH THROUGH TONIGHT, INCREASING SLIGHTLY ON TUESDAY.

&&

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

.TODAY...PARTLY SUNNY. HIGHS IN THE UPPER 30S.
.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.

.TODAY...MOSTLY SUNNY. HIGHS AROUND 10.
.TONIGHT...MOSTLY CLOUDY. SCATTERED SNOW SHOWERS. LOWS AROUND 3.
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.

.TODAY...SUNNY. HIGHS 2 BELOW TO 10 BELOW ZERO. WEST WINDS AROUND
15 MPH.
.TONIGHT...MOSTLY CLOUDY. SCATTERED SNOW SHOWERS. LOWS 5 BELOW TO
15 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 ALONG WITH INCREASING MOISTURE AND CLOUD COVER WEDNESDAY
THROUGH FRIDAY. MODERATE ACCUMULATIONS POSSIBLE TUESDAY NIGHT INTO
WEDNESDAY MORNING AND AGAIN THURSDAY NIGHT. SUMMIT WINDS
INCREASING TO SOUTH 20 TO 35 MPH BY WEDNESDAY.

&&

$$
NTS JUN 17



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