Mount McKinley Recreational Forecast


SXAK49 PAFG 080118
RECAFG
AKZ225-082030-

MOUNT MCKINLEY RECREATIONAL FORECAST
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE FAIRBANKS AK
518 PM AKDT TUE JUL 7 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...WEAK AND BROAD HIGH PRESSURE IS CURRENTLY FILLING IN
OVER THE MOUNTAIN. WEAK SOUTHERLY FLOW WILL PREVAIL THE REST OF
THE WEEK. AREA OF LOW PRESSURE WILL MOVE NEAR TO NORTH OF THE
MOUNTAIN THURSDAY-FRIDAY AND WILL BRING A CHANCE OF SNOW AT
TIMES.

...7 THOUSAND FEET TO 14 THOUSAND FEET...
...WIND SPEEDS LESS THAN 20 MPH ARE NOT INCLUDED...
.TUESDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLOUDY. CHANCE OF SNOW.
LOW AT 14 THOUSAND FEET...10 TO 15 ABOVE.
.WEDNESDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. CHANCE OF SNOW.
 HIGH AT 14 THOUSAND FEET...AROUND 15 ABOVE.

...ABOVE 14 THOUSAND FEET...
...WIND SPEEDS LESS THAN 20 MPH ARE NOT INCLUDED...
.TUESDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLOUDY. CHANCE OF SNOW.
LOW AT 17 THOUSAND FEET...5 BELOW TO 5 ABOVE. 
.WEDNESDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. CHANCE OF SNOW.
HIGH AT 17 THOUSAND FEET...AROUND 5 ABOVE.
.OUTLOOK THURSDAY THROUGH SATURDAY...
CHANCE OF SNOW. WEAK FLOW SOUTH TO SOUTHWEST WILL PREVAIL LESS THAN
20 MPH NEAR THE SUMMIT.

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ET JUL 15