Denali Recreational Forecast


SXAK49 PAFG 280202
RECAFG
AKZ225-282115-

DENALI RECREATIONAL FORECAST
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE FAIRBANKS AK
602 PM AKDT FRI MAY 27 2016

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...RIDGE OF HIGH PRESSURE CONTINUES TO BUILD TO THE WEST.
EXPECT CLEARING OVER THE SUMMIT BEGINNING THURSDAY EVENING AND
OVER THE LOWER ELEVATIONS EARLY FRIDAY MORNING.

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

...STRONG WINDS THROUGH EARLY SATURDAY...
.FRIDAY NIGHT...PARTLY CLOUDY.
LOW AT 14 THOUSAND FEET...15 TO 20 ABOVE.
WINDS AT 14 THOUSAND FEET...NORTH AT 20 TO 40 MPH.
.SATURDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY.
HIGH AT 14 THOUSAND FEET...15 TO 20 ABOVE.
WINDS AT 14 THOUSAND FEET...NORTHEAST AT 20 TO 40 MPH.

...ABOVE 14 THOUSAND FEET...

...HIGH WIND WARNING THROUGH MONDAY...
.FRIDAY NIGHT...PARTLY CLOUDY.
LOW AT 17 THOUSAND FEET...ZERO TO 5 ABOVE.
WINDS FROM 17 THOUSAND FEET TO THE SUMMIT...NORTH 45 TO 60 MPH.
.SATURDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY.
HIGH AT 17 THOUSAND FEET...ZERO TO 5 ABOVE.
WINDS FROM 17 THOUSAND FEET TO THE SUMMIT...NORTHEAST 45 TO 65
MPH.
.OUTLOOK SUNDAY THROUGH TUESDAY...
MOSTLY SUNNY. SUMMIT WINDS NORTHEAST 40 TO 60 MPH INCREASING TO
NORTHEAST AT 50 TO 75 MPH SATURDAY NIGHT.

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MAY 16