Mount McKinley Recreational Forecast


SXAK49 PAFG 281217
RECAFG
AKZ225-290730-

MOUNT MCKINLEY RECREATIONAL FORECAST
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE FAIRBANKS AK
417 AM AKDT TUE APR 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 TROUGH OF LOW PRESSURE WILL LIE OVER THE AREA
THROUGH THE WEEK. 

...7 THOUSAND FEET TO 14 THOUSAND FEET...
...WIND SPEEDS LESS THAN 20 MPH ARE NOT INCLUDED...
.TUESDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. PERIODS OF SNOW. SNOW ACCUMULATION
AROUND 6 INCHES.
HIGH AT 14 THOUSAND FEET...AROUND 5 BELOW.
.TUESDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLOUDY. PERIODS OF SNOW. SNOW ACCUMULATION
LESS THAN 6 INCHES. LOW AT 14 THOUSAND FEET...AROUND 10 BELOW.
.WEDNESDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. PERIODS OF SNOW. SNOW ACCUMULATION
LESS THAN 6 INCHES. HIGH AT 14 THOUSAND FEET...AROUND 5 BELOW.

...ABOVE 14 THOUSAND FEET...
.TUESDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. SNOW LIKELY. LESS THAN 6 INCHES
ACCUMULATION. 
HIGH AT 17 THOUSAND FEET..AROUND 20 BELOW. 
WINDS FROM 17 THOUSAND FEET TO THE SUMMIT...NORTHEAST WINDS 15 TO
25 MPH.
.TUESDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLOUDY. SNOW LIKELY. LESS THAN 6 INCHES
ACCUMULATION.
LOW AT 17 THOUSAND FEET...AROUND 25 BELOW. 
WINDS FROM 17 THOUSAND FEET TO THE SUMMIT...NORTHEAST WINDS 15 TO
25 MPH.
.WEDNESDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. SNOW LIKELY. LESS THAN 6 INCHES
ACCUMULATION.
HIGH AT 17 THOUSAND FEET...AROUND 20 BELOW.
WINDS FROM 17 THOUSAND FEET TO THE SUMMIT...EAST WINDS 10 TO 20 MPH.
.OUTLOOK THURSDAY THROUGH SATURDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. PERIODS OF SNOW
LIKELY THROUGH SATURDAY. VARIABLE WINDS TO 15 MPH THURSDAY
THROUGH SATURDAY.

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DA APR 15