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SXAK49 PAFG 281334
RECAFG
AKZ225-290845-

MOUNT MCKINLEY RECREATIONAL FORECAST
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE FAIRBANKS AK
534 AM AKDT THU MAY 28 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 WEATHER FRONT WILL MOVE NORTHEAST ACROSS THE AREA
TODAY. A RIDGE OF HIGH PRESSURE WILL BUILD OVER THE AREA THURSDAY
NIGHT INTO FRIDAY.

...7 THOUSAND FEET TO 14 THOUSAND FEET...
...WINDS LESS THAN 20 MPH NOT INCLUDED...

...STRONG WINDS TODAY AND TONIGHT...
.THURSDAY...SNOW LIKELY. SNOW ACCUMULATION LESS THAN 6 INCHES.
HIGH AT 14 THOUSAND FEET...AROUND 10 ABOVE. 
WINDS AT 14 THOUSAND FEET...SOUTH 20 MPH BECOMING SOUTHWEST INCREASING
TO 30 TO 40 MPH BY AFTERNOON.
.THURSDAY NIGHT...CLEARING OVERNIGHT.
LOW AT 14 THOUSAND FEET...AROUND 10 ABOVE.
WINDS AT 14 THOUSAND FEET...WEST WINDS TO 40 MPH DIMINISHING TO 20
MPH OVERNIGHT.
.FRIDAY...MOSTLY SUNNY.
HIGH AT 14 THOUSAND FEET...AROUND 15 ABOVE.

...ABOVE 14 THOUSAND FEET...

...HIGH WIND WARNING TODAY AND TONIGHT...
.THURSDAY...SNOW LIKELY. SNOW ACCUMULATION LESS THAN 6 INCHES.
HIGH AT 17 THOUSAND FEET...AROUND 10 BELOW. 
WINDS FROM 17 THOUSAND FEET TO THE SUMMIT...SOUTH TO 20 TO 30 MPH
INCREASING TO SOUTHWEST AT 45 MPH GUSTING TO 60 MPH.
.THURSDAY NIGHT...CLEARING OVERNIGHT.
LOW AT 17 THOUSAND FEET...AROUND ZERO.
WINDS FROM 17 THOUSAND FEET TO THE SUMMIT...WEST AT 50 MPH GUSTING
TO 65 MPH DIMINISHING TO AROUND 35 MPH OVERNIGHT.
.FRIDAY...MOSTLY SUNNY.
HIGH AT 17 THOUSAND FEET...AROUND 5 ABOVE.
WINDS FROM 17 THOUSAND FEET TO THE SUMMIT...NORTHWEST 25 TO 35
MPH.
.OUTLOOK SATURDAY THROUGH MONDAY...
PARTLY CLOUDY. SUMMIT WINDS NORTHWEST TO 25 MPH.

$$
SDB MAY 15

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