Weather for K2, NP, GBI/II and Broad Peaks
Weather likely to improve gradually but slowly
Unfortunately, no significant relief is expected in the
weather, the current conditions will continue during next few days. However
the Trend of local build-ups/fog/poor visibility is towards improvement now,
but gradually and slowly. No STORM expected in next 5 days, some clear/short
intervals likely to appear daily with same wind speed/direction. Climbers
should avail this opportunity (next 5 days), because Very Strong/Cold Upper
Winds (+80 knots, NW) expected to grip K2 and adjoining areas after 5 days (on
Earlier: Weather for K2, NP, GBI/II and Broad Peaks
Thu/Fri slightly better, then strong winds likely to grip.
No significant stormy conditions are in sight during next
few days. But 100% clear weather is not possible because some local
build-ups/poor visibility likely at times.
Thursday and Friday are slightly better, then strong winds
expected to grip K2 and other peaks on Friday evening. Climbers are advised to
take care on Sat/Sun/Mon because the upper winds will be very strong, from SW
making weather bad/hard for short intervals. Hanif.
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