Recreational Report
Issued by NWS Fairbanks, AK

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SXAK49 PAFG 271058
RECAFG
AKZ225-280300-

MOUNT MCKINLEY RECREATIONAL FORECAST
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE FAIRBANKS AK
258 AM AKDT MON APR 27 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 LOW IN THE SOUTHERN GULF OF ALASKA WILL SPIN A
WEATHER FRONT NORTH OVER THE ALASKA RANGE THROUGH TUESDAY
MORNING. A TROUGH OF LOW PRESSURE WILL PERSIST OVER THE AREA
THROUGH THE WEEK.

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

.MONDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. PERIODS OF SNOW. SNOW ACCUMULATION 6 INCHES.
HIGH AT 14 THOUSAND FEET...AROUND ZERO.

.MONDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLOUDY. PERIODS OF SNOW.
                SNOW ACCUMULATION 6 INCHES.
LOW AT 14 THOUSAND FEET...AROUND 10 BELOW.

.TUESDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY.
HIGH AT 14 THOUSAND FEET...AROUND ZERO.

...ABOVE 14 THOUSAND FEET...

.MONDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. PERIODS OF SNOW. SNOW ACCUMULATION 6
INCHES. HIGH AT 17 THOUSAND FEET...AROUND 10 BELOW. WINDS FROM 17
THOUSAND FEET TO THE SUMMIT...VARIABLE TO 15 MPH.

.MONDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLOUDY. PERIODS OF SNOW.
                SNOW ACCUMULATION 6 INCHES.
LOW AT 17 THOUSAND FEET...AROUND 15 BELOW.
WINDS FROM 17 THOUSAND FEET TO THE SUMMIT...NORTHEAST WINDS TO 20 MPH.

.TUESDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. SNOW LIKELY. LESS THAN 6 INCHES
ACCUMULATION.
HIGH AT 17 THOUSAND FEET..AROUND 10 BELOW.
WINDS FROM 17 THOUSAND FEET TO THE SUMMIT...NORTHEAST WINDS 15 TO
25 MPH.

.OUTLOOK WEDNESDAY THROUGH FRIDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. SNOW LIKELY
WEDNESDAY THROUGH FRIDAY. SOUTHEAST WINDS AROUND 20 MPH WEDNESDAY.
WINDS BECOMING SOUTH WEDNESDAY NIGHT. VARIABLE WINDS AT 5 TO 15
MPH THURSDAY AND FRIDAY.

$$
CF APR 15



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