Recreational Report
Issued by NWS Fairbanks, AK

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SXAK49 PAFG 250156
RECAFG
AKZ225-252100-

MOUNT MCKINLEY RECREATIONAL FORECAST
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE FAIRBANKS AK
556 PM AKDT FRI APR 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 LOW IS CURRENTLY WEST OF THE MOUNTAIN AND WILL MOVE
TO SOUTH OF THE MOUNTAIN SATURDAY MORNING. LOW PRESSURE STAYS WELL
SOUTH OF THE MOUNTAIN THROUGH MONDAY. MAINLY SOUTHEAST FLOW WILL
CONTINUE OVER THE MOUNTAIN THROUGH SUNDAY.

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

.FRIDAY NIGHT...PARTLY CLOUDY.
LOW AT 14 THOUSAND FEET...AROUND 5 BELOW.

.SATURDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY.
HIGH AT 14 THOUSAND FEET...AROUND 25 ABOVE.

...ABOVE 14 THOUSAND FEET...

.FRIDAY NIGHT...CLEAR.
LOW AT 17 THOUSAND FEET...AROUND 25 BELOW WINDS FROM 17 THOUSAND
FEET TO THE SUMMIT...SOUTHEAST 25 MPH.

.SATURDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY.
HIGH AT 17 THOUSAND FEET...AROUND 10 BELOW.
WINDS FROM 17 THOUSAND FEET TO THE SUMMIT...SOUTHEAST 15 MPH.

.OUTLOOK SUNDAY THROUGH TUESDAY...SUMMIT WINDS VARIABLE IN DIRECTION THROUGH
TUESDAY...BUT NOT OVER 25 MPH. NO SNOW LIKELY UNTIL MONDAY...AND MAYBE NOT
THEN.


$$
DJH APR 15


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