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SXAK49 PAFG 060151
RECAFG
AKZ225-061700-

MOUNT MCKINLEY RECREATIONAL FORECAST
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE FAIRBANKS AK
551 PM AKDT SUN JUL 5 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 RIDGE OF HIGH PRESSURE LIES OVER THE MOUNTAIN. A LOW
NEAR THE CENTRAL ALEUTIANS WITH ITS ASSOCIATED WEATHER FRONT WILL
APPROACH FROM THE SOUTHWEST BY MON AFTERNOON. SOUTH TO SOUTHWEST
FLOW WILL CONTINUE TO PUSH CLOUDS AND MOISTURE OVER THE AREA
THROUGH MOST OF THE WEEK.

...7 THOUSAND FEET TO 14 THOUSAND FEET...
...WIND SPEEDS LESS THAN 20 MPH ARE NOT INCLUDED...
.SUNDAY NIGHT...CLOUDY. SNOW LIKELY. SNOW ACCUMULATION
LESS THAN 6 INCHES.
LOW AT 14 THOUSAND FEET...AROUND 20 ABOVE.
.MONDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. SNOW LIKELY. SNOW ACCUMULATION
LESS THAN 6 INCHES.
HIGH AT 14 THOUSAND FEET...AROUND 25 ABOVE.

...ABOVE 14 THOUSAND FEET...
.SUNDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLOUDY. SNOW LIKELY. SNOW ACCUMULATION
LESS THAN 6 INCHES.
LOW AT 17 THOUSAND FEET...AROUND 10 ABOVE.
WINDS FROM 17 THOUSAND FEET TO THE SUMMIT...WEST BECOMING
SOUTHWEST 15 TO 25 MPH.
.MONDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. SNOW LIKELY. SNOW ACCUMULATION
LESS THAN 6 INCHES.
HIGH AT 17 THOUSAND FEET...AROUND 10 ABOVE WITH TEMPERATURES
FALLING THROUGH THE DAY.
WINDS FROM 17 THOUSAND FEET TO THE SUMMIT...SOUTHWEST BECOMING
SOUTH INCREASING TO 25 TO 40 MPH.
.OUTLOOK TUESDAY THROUGH THURSDAY...
SNOW LIKELY. SOUTH WINDS 30 TO 50 MPH EARLY TUESDAY...THEN WINDS
DIMINISH TO LESS THAN 20 MPH.

$$
CF JUL 15

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