Denali Recreational Forecast


SXAK49 PAFG 271334
RECAFG
AKZ225-280500-

DENALI RECREATIONAL FORECAST
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE FAIRBANKS AK
534 AM AKDT MON JUN 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...
A WEAK SURFACE WEATHER FRONT AND TROUGH ALOFT WILL MOVE NORTH OF
THE MOUNTAIN TODAY...MOVING OFF TO THE NORTHEAST THIS EVENING. A
RIDGE ALOFT OVER THE MOUNTAIN WILL SHIFT OVER THE INTERIOR
TONIGHT. A LOW ALOFT IN THE NORTHEAST PACIFIC WILL SHIFT NORTH
PRODUCING A STRONGER GRADIENT OVER THE MOUNTAIN TUESDAY NIGHT
THROUGH THE REMAINDER OF THE WEEK.

...7 THOUSAND FEET TO 14 THOUSAND FEET...
...WIND SPEEDS LESS THAN 20 MPH ARE NOT INCLUDED...
.MONDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. CHANCE OF SNOW. ISOLATED THUNDERSTORMS
NORTH OF THE MOUNTAIN IN THE AFTERNOON.
HIGH AT 14 THOUSAND FEET...AROUND 15 ABOVE.
.MONDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLOUDY. CHANCE OF SNOW. ISOLATED
THUNDERSTORMS NORTH OF THE MOUNTAIN IN THE EVENING.
LOW AT 14 THOUSAND FEET...AROUND 15 ABOVE.
.TUESDAY...CLOUDY. CHANCE OF SNOW. ISOLATED THUNDERSTORMS NORTH
OF THE MOUNTAIN IN THE AFTERNOON.
HIGH AT 14 THOUSAND FEET...AROUND 15 ABOVE.

...ABOVE 14 THOUSAND FEET...
.MONDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. CHANCE OF SNOW. ISOLATED THUNDERSTORMS
NORTH OF THE MOUNTAIN IN THE AFTERNOON.
HIGH AT 17 THOUSAND FEET...ZERO TO 5 BELOW.
WINDS FROM 17 THOUSAND FEET TO THE SUMMIT...VARIABLE TO 20 MPH.
.MONDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLOUDY. CHANCE OF SNOW. ISOLATED THUNDERSTORMS
NORTH OF THE MOUNTAIN IN THE EVENING.
LOW AT 17 THOUSAND FEET...AROUND 5 BELOW.
WINDS FROM 17 THOUSAND FEET TO THE SUMMIT...VARIABLE TO 15 MPH.
.TUESDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. CHANCE OF SNOW.
HIGH AT 17 THOUSAND FEET...ZERO TO 5 BELOW.
WINDS FROM 17 THOUSAND FEET TO THE SUMMIT...VARIABLE TO 15 MPH.
.OUTLOOK WEDNESDAY THROUGH FRIDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. CHANCE OF
SNOW. SUMMIT WINDS INCREASING TUESDAY NIGHT TO SOUTHEAST AT 25 TO
55 MPH. STRONGEST WINDS ON THURSDAY AND FRIDAY.

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SDB JUN 16