Recreational Report
Issued by NWS Fairbanks, AK

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SXAK49 PAFG 250059
RECAFG
AKZ225-252000-

MOUNT MCKINLEY RECREATIONAL FORECAST
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE FAIRBANKS AK
459 PM AKDT SUN MAY 24 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 SOUTHERLY FLOW WILL CONTINUE THROUGH MONDAY...WITH
THE STRONGEST WINDS PRESENT NEAR THE SUMMIT. WEAK LOW PRESSURE
IS NORTHEAST OF THE MOUNTAIN MEANWHILE...STRONGER LOW PRESSURE
WILL STAY FAR WEST OF THE MOUNTAIN THROUGH TUESDAY.

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

.SUNDAY NIGHT...SNOW. 1 FOOT ACCUMULATION.
LOW AT 14 THOUSAND FEET...5 BELOW
WINDS AT 14 THOUSAND FEET...SOUTHEAST 25 MPH

.MONDAY...SNOW LIKELY. LESS THAN 6 INCHES ACCUMULATION.
HIGH AT 14 THOUSAND FEET...5 ABOVE
WINDS AT 14 THOUSAND FEET...SOUTHEAST 25 MPH

...ABOVE 14 THOUSAND FEET...

.SUNDAY NIGHT...SNOW. 1 FOOT ACCUMULATION
LOW AT 17 THOUSAND FEET...10 BELOW
WINDS FROM 17 THOUSAND FEET TO THE SUMMIT...SOUTHEAST 40 MPH

.MONDAY...SNOW LIKELY. LESS THAN 6 INCHES ACCUMULATION.
HIGH AT 17 THOUSAND FEET...5 BELOW
WINDS FROM 17 THOUSAND FEET TO THE SUMMIT...SOUTHEAST 35 MPH

.OUTLOOK TUESDAY THROUGH THURSDAY...
SNOW LIKELY TUESDAY AND TUESDAY NIGHT. SUMMIT WINDS DECREASING
OVERNIGHT MONDAY THEN REMAINING LESS THAN 35 MPH.

$$
ET MAY 15



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