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Fire Weather Planning Forecast for NE Oregon and SE Washington
National Weather Service Pendleton OR
250 PM PDT Wed Sep 20 2017


.DISCUSSION...An upper level low remains in place over the Pacific
Northwest, bringing numerous showers and isolated t`storms. This
trough/low will only very slowly move east in the coming days, with
chances for showers lingering in the mountains through Friday. Snow
levels will be near 4500-5500 feet during this time and a few inches
of snow are possible in the higher mountains. Conditions dry out and
warm up over the weekend as an upper level ridge slowly builds from
the west. This ridge builds overhead early next week, bringing dry
and much warmer weather. Highs reach well into the 70s by Tuesday.


***Thunderstorms imply strong gusty winds***
***Winds are 20 foot 10 minute averages***
***CWR-chance of wetting rain 0.10 or greater***

High elevation Haines Index observed Wednesday Morning September 20
Salem...2     Medford...2     Spokane...2     Boise...3

ORZ639-WAZ639-211130-
East Slopes of the Northern Oregon Cascades-
East Slopes of the Southern Washington Cascades-
250 PM PDT Wed Sep 20 2017

.TONIGHT...
* Sky/weather.........Mostly cloudy. Scattered showers and isolated
  thunderstorms in the evening, then isolated showers after
  midnight.
* Min temperature.....39-45.
* Max humidity........88-96 percent.
* Humidity recovery...Excellent.
* 20-foot winds.......
*     Valleys/lwr slopes...West winds 4 to 10 mph. In the eastern
      Columbia River Gorge, west winds 6 to 12 mph decreasing to 3
      to 6 mph after midnight.
*     Ridges/upr slopes....West winds 5 to 11 mph.
* CWR.................0 percent.
* LAL.................2 decreasing to 1 after midnight.
* Haines Index........3 (very low).
* Mixing height.......500 ft agl.
* Transport winds.....West 10 to 25 mph.

.THURSDAY...
* Sky/weather.........Mostly cloudy. A slight chance of showers.
* Max temperature.....55-61...except 48-54 ridges.
* Min humidity........49-60 percent.
* 20-foot winds.......
*     Valleys/lwr slopes...West winds 2 to 7 mph...except west 3 to 8
      mph in the eastern Columbia River Gorge.
*     Ridges/upr slopes....Northwest winds 3 to 8 mph.
* CWR.................10 percent.
* LAL.................1.
* Haines Index........2 (very low).
* Mixing height.......6500 ft agl.
* Transport winds.....West 5 to 15 mph.

.THURSDAY NIGHT...
* Sky/weather.........Mostly cloudy. Isolated showers.
* Min temperature.....40-46.
* Max humidity........80-90 percent.
* Humidity recovery...Excellent.
* 20-foot winds.......
*     Valleys/lwr slopes...Northwest winds 2 to 6 mph in the evening
      becoming drainage winds less than 5 mph.
*     Ridges/upr slopes....Northwest winds 2 to 6 mph in the evening
      becoming light winds less than 5 mph.
* CWR.................0 percent.
* LAL.................1.
* Haines Index........2 (very low).
* Mixing height.......500 ft agl.
* Transport winds.....Northwest up to 15 mph.

.FRIDAY...
* Sky/weather.........Mostly cloudy.
* Max temperature.....61-68...except 52-60 ridges.
* Min humidity........37-43 percent.
* 20-foot winds.......
*     Valleys/lwr slopes...Upslope less than 5 mph.
*     Ridges/upr slopes....light less than 5 mph.
* CWR.................0 percent.
* LAL.................1.
* Haines Index........2 (very low).
* Mixing height.......7500 ft agl.
* Transport winds.....Northeast 5 to 15 mph.


.Forecast days 3 through 7......
.SATURDAY...Partly cloudy. Lows 39 to 44. Highs 60 to 71. Terrain
driven winds less than 5 mph.
.SUNDAY...Partly cloudy. Lows 40 to 46. Highs 65 to 72. Terrain
driven winds less than 5 mph.
.MONDAY...Partly cloudy. Lows 43 to 49. Highs 66 to 74. West
winds 2 to 5 mph.
.TUESDAY...Mostly clear. Lows 44 to 50. Highs 69 to 76. Terrain
driven winds less than 5 mph.
.WEDNESDAY...Mostly clear. Lows 46 to 52. Highs 69 to 78. Terrain
driven winds less than 5 mph.

$$

ORZ610-211130-
East Slopes of Central Oregon Cascades-
250 PM PDT Wed Sep 20 2017

.TONIGHT...
* Sky/weather.........Mostly cloudy. Numerous snow showers and
  isolated thunderstorms in the evening. Scattered rain and snow
  showers after midnight. Snow level 5000 feet.
* Min temperature.....32-40...except 30-35 ridges.
* Max humidity........90-96 percent.
* Humidity recovery...Excellent.
* 20-foot winds.......
*     Valleys/lwr slopes...West winds 6 to 12 mph decreasing to 2 to 5
      mph after midnight.
*     Ridges/upr slopes....West winds 5 to 11 mph.
* CWR.................10 percent.
* LAL.................2 decreasing to 1 after midnight.
* Haines Index........3 (very low).
* Mixing height.......500 ft agl.
* Transport winds.....West 15 to 30 mph decreasing to 5 to 20 mph
  after midnight.

.THURSDAY...
* Sky/weather.........Mostly cloudy. Isolated rain and snow showers
  in the morning, then a chance of rain and snow showers in the
  afternoon. Snow level 5000-5500 feet.
* Max temperature.....49-56...except 43-48 ridges.
* Min humidity........49-63 percent...except 64-77 percent ridges.
* 20-foot winds.......
*     Valleys/lwr slopes...West winds 2 to 6 mph.
*     Ridges/upr slopes....West winds 3 to 7 mph.
* CWR.................10 percent.
* LAL.................1.
* Haines Index........2 (very low).
* Mixing height.......7000 ft agl.
* Transport winds.....West 5 to 15 mph.

.THURSDAY NIGHT...
* Sky/weather.........Mostly cloudy. Scattered snow showers in the
  evening. Isolated showers.
* Min temperature.....32-41...except 31-36 ridges.
* Max humidity........88-95 percent.
* Humidity recovery...Excellent.
* 20-foot winds.......
*     Valleys/lwr slopes...Northwest winds 2 to 5 mph in the evening
      becoming drainage winds less than 5 mph.
*     Ridges/upr slopes....Northwest winds 2 to 5 mph in the evening
      becoming light winds less than 5 mph.
* CWR.................0 percent.
* LAL.................1.
* Haines Index........2 (very low).
* Mixing height.......1500 ft agl.
* Transport winds.....Northwest 5 to 10 mph.

.FRIDAY...
* Sky/weather.........Mostly cloudy. Isolated snow showers in the
  morning. A slight chance of showers through the day.
* Max temperature.....56-62...except 47-53 ridges.
* Min humidity........40-46 percent...except 49-57 percent ridges.
* 20-foot winds.......
*     Valleys/lwr slopes...Upslope less than 5 mph.
*     Ridges/upr slopes....light less than 5 mph.
* CWR.................0 percent.
* LAL.................1.
* Haines Index........2 (very low).
* Mixing height.......7500 ft agl.
* Transport winds.....Northeast 5 to 10 mph.


.Forecast days 3 through 7......
.SATURDAY...Mostly clear. Lows 32 to 41. Highs 53 to 68.
Northeast winds 1 to 5 mph.
.SUNDAY...Partly cloudy. Lows 34 to 42. Highs 60 to 70. Terrain
driven winds less than 5 mph.
.MONDAY...Partly cloudy. Lows 37 to 45. Highs 60 to 70. West
winds 1 to 5 mph.
.TUESDAY...Mostly clear. Lows 40 to 48. Highs 64 to 74. South
winds 1 to 5 mph.
.WEDNESDAY...Mostly clear. Lows 43 to 49. Highs 68 to 78.
Southeast winds 1 to 6 mph.

$$

ORZ611-211130-
Deschutes National Forest - minus Sisters Ranger District-
250 PM PDT Wed Sep 20 2017

.TONIGHT...
* Sky/weather.........Mostly cloudy. Scattered showers, snow
  showers and isolated thunderstorms in the evening, then isolated
  rain and snow showers after midnight. Snow level 5000 feet.
* Min temperature.....29-34.
* Max humidity........93-100 percent.
* Humidity recovery...Excellent.
* 20-foot winds.......
*     Valleys/lwr slopes...West winds 7 to 13 mph decreasing to 3 to 7
      mph after midnight.
*     Ridges/upr slopes....West winds 7 to 13 mph decreasing to 3 to 7
      mph after midnight.
* CWR.................30 percent.
* LAL.................2 decreasing to 1 after midnight.
* Haines Index........3 (very low).
* Mixing height.......1000 ft agl.
* Transport winds.....West 15 to 25 mph decreasing to 10 to 15 mph
  after midnight.

.THURSDAY...
* Sky/weather.........Mostly cloudy. A slight chance of rain and snow
  showers in the morning, then a chance of rain and snow showers in
  the afternoon. Snow level 5000-5500 feet.
* Max temperature.....43-49.
* Min humidity........48-63 percent...except 62-77 percent ridges.
* 20-foot winds.......
*     Valleys/lwr slopes...Upslope less than 5 mph becoming northwest 2
      to 7 mph in the afternoon.
*     Ridges/upr slopes....Northwest winds 2 to 7 mph.
* CWR.................20 percent.
* LAL.................1.
* Haines Index........2 (very low).
* Mixing height.......7500 ft agl.
* Transport winds.....Northwest 5 to 15 mph.

.THURSDAY NIGHT...
* Sky/weather.........Mostly cloudy. Scattered rain and snow
  showers in the evening, then isolated rain and snow showers after
  midnight.
* Min temperature.....28-33.
* Max humidity........93-99 percent.
* Humidity recovery...Excellent.
* 20-foot winds.......
*     Valleys/lwr slopes...Northwest winds 2 to 7 mph in the evening
      becoming drainage winds less than 5 mph.
*     Ridges/upr slopes....Northwest winds 2 to 7 mph in the evening
      becoming light winds less than 5 mph.
* CWR.................10 percent.
* LAL.................1.
* Haines Index........2 (very low).
* Mixing height.......2000 ft agl.
* Transport winds.....Northwest 5 to 15 mph.

.FRIDAY...
* Sky/weather.........Mostly cloudy. A slight chance of rain and
  snow showers.
* Max temperature.....48-55.
* Min humidity........43-52 percent...except 51-66 percent ridges.
* 20-foot winds.......
*     Valleys/lwr slopes...Upslope less than 5 mph becoming north 2 to
      6 mph in the afternoon.
*     Ridges/upr slopes....light less than 5 mph becoming northeast 2
      to 5 mph in the afternoon.
* CWR.................0 percent.
* LAL.................1.
* Haines Index........2 (very low).
* Mixing height.......7500 ft agl.
* Transport winds.....North 5 to 10 mph.


.Forecast days 3 through 7......
.SATURDAY...Mostly clear. Lows 27 to 33. Highs 48 to 62. North
winds 2 to 7 mph.
.SUNDAY...Mostly clear. Lows 30 to 35. Highs 57 to 67. Terrain
driven winds less than 5 mph.
.MONDAY...Mostly clear. Lows 35 to 40. Highs 60 to 70. North
winds 1 to 5 mph.
.TUESDAY...Mostly clear. Lows 35 to 42. Highs 64 to 74. South
winds 1 to 5 mph.
.WEDNESDAY...Mostly clear. Lows 38 to 45. Highs 67 to 75. South
winds 1 to 5 mph.

$$

ORZ640-211130-
Central Mountains of Oregon-
250 PM PDT Wed Sep 20 2017

.TONIGHT...
* Sky/weather.........Mostly cloudy. Scattered showers, snow showers
  and isolated thunderstorms in the evening, then isolated rain and
  snow showers after midnight. Snow level 5000-5500 feet.
* Min temperature.....31-36.
* Max humidity........89-95 percent.
* Humidity recovery...Excellent.
* 20-foot winds.......
*     Valleys/lwr slopes...West winds 7 to 13 mph with gusts up to 30
      mph decreasing to 2 to 7 mph after midnight.
*     Ridges/upr slopes....West winds 9 to 15 mph decreasing to 3 to 8
      mph after midnight.
* CWR.................10 percent.
* LAL.................2 decreasing to 1 after midnight.
* Haines Index........3 (very low).
* Mixing height.......Near surface.
* Transport winds.....West 15 to 25 mph decreasing to 5 to 15 mph
  after midnight.

.THURSDAY...
* Sky/weather.........Mostly cloudy. A slight chance of rain and
  snow showers. Snow level 5000-5500 feet.
* Max temperature.....48-55...except 45-50 ridges.
* Min humidity........45-55 percent.
* 20-foot winds.......
*     Valleys/lwr slopes...Northwest winds 3 to 8 mph.
*     Ridges/upr slopes....Northwest winds 3 to 8 mph.
* CWR.................0 percent.
* LAL.................1.
* Haines Index........2 (very low).
* Mixing height.......7500 ft agl.
* Transport winds.....Northwest 5 to 10 mph.

.THURSDAY NIGHT...
* Sky/weather.........Mostly cloudy. Isolated rain and snow showers.
  Snow level 5000 feet.
* Min temperature.....32-38.
* Max humidity........88-93 percent.
* Humidity recovery...Excellent.
* 20-foot winds.......
*     Valleys/lwr slopes...Northwest winds 3 to 8 mph in the evening
      becoming drainage winds less than 5 mph.
*     Ridges/upr slopes....North winds 3 to 8 mph in the evening
      becoming light winds less than 5 mph.
* CWR.................10 percent.
* LAL.................1.
* Haines Index........2 (very low).
* Mixing height.......1500 ft agl.
* Transport winds.....North 5 to 15 mph.

.FRIDAY...
* Sky/weather.........Mostly cloudy. Isolated snow showers in the
  morning. A slight chance of showers through the day.
* Max temperature.....51-59...except 47-52 ridges.
* Min humidity........40-48 percent.
* 20-foot winds.......
*     Valleys/lwr slopes...Upslope less than 5 mph becoming north 3 to
      6 mph in the afternoon.
*     Ridges/upr slopes....light less than 5 mph becoming north 4 to 7
      mph in the afternoon.
* CWR.................0 percent.
* LAL.................1.
* Haines Index........2 (very low).
* Mixing height.......7500 ft agl.
* Transport winds.....North 5 to 15 mph.


.Forecast days 3 through 7......
.SATURDAY...Mostly clear. Lows 31 to 37. Highs 51 to 66. North
winds 2 to 7 mph.
.SUNDAY...Mostly clear. Lows 33 to 41. Highs 59 to 69. Northwest
winds 1 to 5 mph.
.MONDAY...Partly cloudy. Lows 37 to 44. Highs 63 to 70. Northwest
winds 1 to 6 mph.
.TUESDAY...Mostly clear. Lows 38 to 46. Highs 66 to 75. South
winds 1 to 5 mph.
.WEDNESDAY...Mostly clear. Lows 41 to 48. Highs 70 to 76. South
winds 2 to 5 mph.

$$

ORZ641-WAZ641-211130-
Lower Columbia Basin of Oregon-Lower Columbia Basin of Washington-
250 PM PDT Wed Sep 20 2017

.TONIGHT...
* Sky/weather.........Mostly cloudy. Scattered showers and isolated
  thunderstorms in the evening, then isolated showers after
  midnight.
* Min temperature.....40-45.
* Max humidity........84-93 percent.
* Humidity recovery...Excellent.
* 20-foot winds.......
*     Valleys/lwr slopes...Southwest winds 6 to 12 mph.
*     Ridges/upr slopes....Southwest winds 6 to 12 mph.
* CWR.................10 percent.
* LAL.................2 decreasing to 1 after midnight.
* Haines Index........3 (very low).
* Mixing height.......Near surface.
* Transport winds.....Southwest 5 to 30 mph.

.THURSDAY...
* Sky/weather.........Mostly cloudy. A slight chance of showers.
* Max temperature.....56-63.
* Min humidity........42-52 percent.
* 20-foot winds.......
*     Valleys/lwr slopes...West winds 3 to 8 mph.
*     Ridges/upr slopes....West winds 3 to 8 mph.
* CWR.................0 percent.
* LAL.................1.
* Haines Index........2 (very low).
* Mixing height.......8500 ft agl.
* Transport winds.....West 5 to 20 mph.

.THURSDAY NIGHT...
* Sky/weather.........Mostly cloudy. Isolated showers.
* Min temperature.....40-46.
* Max humidity........80-87 percent.
* Humidity recovery...Excellent.
* 20-foot winds.......
*     Valleys/lwr slopes...Northwest winds 2 to 6 mph in the evening
      becoming drainage winds less than 5 mph.
*     Ridges/upr slopes....West winds 2 to 7 mph.
* CWR.................0 percent.
* LAL.................1.
* Haines Index........2 (very low).
* Mixing height.......Near surface.
* Transport winds.....West up to 15 mph.

.FRIDAY...
* Sky/weather.........Mostly cloudy then becoming partly cloudy.
* Max temperature.....60-67...except 56-62 ridges.
* Min humidity........34-43 percent.
* 20-foot winds.......
*     Valleys/lwr slopes...Upslope less than 5 mph becoming north 2 to
      5 mph in the afternoon.
*     Ridges/upr slopes....West winds 2 to 5 mph in the morning
      becoming light less than 5 mph.
* CWR.................0 percent.
* LAL.................1.
* Haines Index........2 (very low).
* Mixing height.......8000 ft agl.
* Transport winds.....North up to 10 mph.


.Forecast days 3 through 7......
.SATURDAY...Partly cloudy. Lows 41 to 46. Highs 59 to 71. Terrain
driven winds less than 5 mph.
.SUNDAY...Partly cloudy. Lows 43 to 48. Highs 64 to 72. Terrain
driven winds less than 5 mph.
.MONDAY...Partly cloudy. Lows 46 to 51. Highs 66 to 73. Terrain
driven winds less than 5 mph.
.TUESDAY...Partly cloudy. Lows 46 to 51. Highs 68 to 75. Terrain
driven winds less than 5 mph.
.WEDNESDAY...Mostly clear. Lows 49 to 54. Highs 71 to 77.
Northwest winds 1 to 6 mph.

$$

ORZ642-211130-
Southern Blue and Strawberry Mountains-
250 PM PDT Wed Sep 20 2017

.TONIGHT...
* Sky/weather.........Mostly cloudy. Isolated thunderstorms in the
  evening. Scattered rain and snow showers overnight. Snow level
  5000-5500 feet.
* Min temperature.....27-32.
* Max humidity........89-98 percent.
* Humidity recovery...Excellent.
* 20-foot winds.......
*     Valleys/lwr slopes...West winds 5 to 11 mph decreasing to 2 to 5
      mph after midnight.
*     Ridges/upr slopes....West winds 4 to 10 mph.
* CWR.................10 percent.
* LAL.................2 decreasing to 1 after midnight.
* Haines Index........3 (very low).
* Mixing height.......500 ft agl.
* Transport winds.....West 10 to 30 mph shifting to the northwest
  10 to 15 mph after midnight.

.THURSDAY...
* Sky/weather.........Mostly cloudy. Isolated rain and snow showers
  in the morning, then a chance of rain and snow showers in the
  afternoon. Snow level 5000-5500 feet.
* Max temperature.....45-51.
* Min humidity........40-55 percent.
* 20-foot winds.......
*     Valleys/lwr slopes...Upslope less than 5 mph becoming northwest 2
      to 7 mph in the afternoon.
*     Ridges/upr slopes....Northwest winds 2 to 7 mph.
* CWR.................10 percent.
* LAL.................1.
* Haines Index........2 (very low).
* Mixing height.......8500 ft agl.
* Transport winds.....Northwest 5 to 15 mph.

.THURSDAY NIGHT...
* Sky/weather.........Mostly cloudy. A chance of showers in the
  evening. Isolated snow showers. Isolated showers after midnight.
* Min temperature.....27-32.
* Max humidity........88-100 percent.
* Humidity recovery...Excellent.
* 20-foot winds.......
*     Valleys/lwr slopes...North winds 2 to 7 mph in the evening
      becoming drainage winds less than 5 mph.
*     Ridges/upr slopes....Northwest winds 2 to 7 mph.
* CWR.................10 percent.
* LAL.................1.
* Haines Index........3 (very low).
* Mixing height.......500 ft agl.
* Transport winds.....North 5 to 10 mph.

.FRIDAY...
* Sky/weather.........Mostly cloudy. A slight chance of rain and
  snow showers.
* Max temperature.....48-55.
* Min humidity........39-49 percent.
* 20-foot winds.......
*     Valleys/lwr slopes...Upslope less than 5 mph in the morning.
*     Ridges/upr slopes....Northwest winds 2 to 6 mph in the morning.
* CWR.................10 percent.
* LAL.................1.
* Haines Index........3 (very low).
* Mixing height.......8000 ft agl.
* Transport winds.....North 5 to 10 mph.


.Forecast days 3 through 7......
.SATURDAY...Partly cloudy. Lows 27 to 34. Highs 54 to 60. North
winds 1 to 6 mph.
.SUNDAY...Partly cloudy. Lows 30 to 36. Highs 58 to 64. North
winds 1 to 5 mph.
.MONDAY...Partly cloudy. Lows 33 to 38. Highs 62 to 67. North
winds 1 to 5 mph.
.TUESDAY...Mostly clear. Lows 35 to 40. Highs 64 to 71. Terrain
driven winds less than 5 mph.
.WEDNESDAY...Mostly clear. Lows 39 to 44. Highs 67 to 74. Terrain
driven winds less than 5 mph.

$$

ORZ643-WAZ643-211130-
Northern Blue Mountains of Oregon-Blue Mountains of Washington-
250 PM PDT Wed Sep 20 2017

.TONIGHT...
* Sky/weather.........Mostly cloudy. Numerous showers, snow showers
  and isolated thunderstorms in the evening, then scattered rain
  and snow showers after midnight. Snow level 5000-5500 feet.
* Min temperature.....32-39...except 29-34 ridges.
* Max humidity........92-99 percent.
* Humidity recovery...Excellent.
* 20-foot winds.......
*     Valleys/lwr slopes...Southwest winds 4 to 9 mph.
*     Ridges/upr slopes....Southwest winds 4 to 10 mph.
* CWR.................30 percent.
* LAL.................2 decreasing to 1 after midnight.
* Haines Index........3 (very low).
* Mixing height.......Near surface.
* Transport winds.....West 10 to 30 mph decreasing to 5 to 20 mph
  after midnight.

.THURSDAY...
* Sky/weather.........Mostly cloudy. Scattered rain and snow
  showers in the morning, then a chance of rain and snow showers in
  the afternoon. Snow level 5000-5500 feet.
* Max temperature.....47-53...except 43-48 ridges.
* Min humidity........55-68 percent...except 70-79 percent ridges.
* 20-foot winds.......
*     Valleys/lwr slopes...West winds 2 to 6 mph.
*     Ridges/upr slopes....West winds 2 to 7 mph.
* CWR.................20 percent.
* LAL.................1.
* Haines Index........2 (very low).
* Mixing height.......7500 ft agl.
* Transport winds.....West 5 to 15 mph.

.THURSDAY NIGHT...
* Sky/weather.........Mostly cloudy. Scattered rain and snow
  showers in the evening, then isolated rain and snow showers after
  midnight.
* Min temperature.....30-38.
* Max humidity........86-95 percent.
* Humidity recovery...Excellent.
* 20-foot winds.......
*     Valleys/lwr slopes...Drainage winds less than 5 mph.
*     Ridges/upr slopes....light winds less than 5 mph.
* CWR.................10 percent.
* LAL.................1.
* Haines Index........2 (very low).
* Mixing height.......500 ft agl.
* Transport winds.....Northwest up to 10 mph.

.FRIDAY...
* Sky/weather.........Mostly cloudy. Isolated snow showers in the
  morning. A slight chance of showers.
* Max temperature.....51-58...except 44-49 ridges.
* Min humidity........45-56 percent...except 57-67 percent ridges.
* 20-foot winds.......
*     Valleys/lwr slopes...Upslope less than 5 mph becoming northwest 2
      to 5 mph in the afternoon.
*     Ridges/upr slopes....light less than 5 mph becoming northwest 3
      to 6 mph in the afternoon.
* CWR.................0 percent.
* LAL.................1.
* Haines Index........2 (very low).
* Mixing height.......7000 ft agl.
* Transport winds.....North 5 to 10 mph.


.Forecast days 3 through 7......
.SATURDAY...Mostly cloudy. Lows 32 to 40. Highs 47 to 62. Terrain
driven winds less than 5 mph.
.SUNDAY...Partly cloudy. Lows 33 to 42. Highs 53 to 65. Terrain
driven winds less than 5 mph.
.MONDAY...Partly cloudy. Lows 36 to 44. Highs 56 to 67. Terrain
driven winds less than 5 mph.
.TUESDAY...Partly cloudy. Lows 37 to 45. Highs 60 to 71. Terrain
driven winds less than 5 mph.
.WEDNESDAY...Mostly clear. Lows 41 to 49. Highs 61 to 72. Terrain
driven winds less than 5 mph.

$$

ORZ644-211130-
Central Blue Mountains-
250 PM PDT Wed Sep 20 2017

.TONIGHT...
* Sky/weather.........Mostly cloudy. Numerous showers, snow showers
  and isolated thunderstorms in the evening, then scattered rain
  and snow showers after midnight. Snow level 5000-5500 feet.
* Min temperature.....31-38.
* Max humidity........91-97 percent.
* Humidity recovery...Excellent.
* 20-foot winds.......
*     Valleys/lwr slopes...West winds 7 to 13 mph decreasing to 2 to 7
      mph after midnight.
*     Ridges/upr slopes....West winds 6 to 12 mph.
* CWR.................30 percent.
* LAL.................2 decreasing to 1 after midnight.
* Haines Index........3 (very low).
* Mixing height.......500 ft agl.
* Transport winds.....West 10 to 25 mph decreasing to 10 to 15 mph
  after midnight.

.THURSDAY...
* Sky/weather.........Mostly cloudy. Isolated rain and snow showers
  in the morning, then a chance of rain and snow showers in the
  afternoon. Snow level 5000-5500 feet.
* Max temperature.....47-53...except 42-47 ridges.
* Min humidity........51-66 percent.
* 20-foot winds.......
*     Valleys/lwr slopes...Northwest winds 2 to 7 mph.
*     Ridges/upr slopes....Northwest winds 2 to 7 mph.
* CWR.................10 percent.
* LAL.................1.
* Haines Index........2 (very low).
* Mixing height.......8000 ft agl.
* Transport winds.....West 5 to 15 mph.

.THURSDAY NIGHT...
* Sky/weather.........Mostly cloudy. Isolated showers in the
  evening. Scattered snow showers. Scattered showers after
  midnight.
* Min temperature.....30-37.
* Max humidity........88-94 percent.
* Humidity recovery...Excellent.
* 20-foot winds.......
*     Valleys/lwr slopes...Northwest winds 2 to 6 mph in the evening
      becoming drainage winds less than 5 mph.
*     Ridges/upr slopes....Northwest winds 2 to 6 mph in the evening
      becoming light winds less than 5 mph.
* CWR.................10 percent.
* LAL.................1.
* Haines Index........2 (very low).
* Mixing height.......500 ft agl.
* Transport winds.....North 5 to 10 mph.

.FRIDAY...
* Sky/weather.........Mostly cloudy. A slight chance of rain and
  snow showers.
* Max temperature.....51-57...except 45-50 ridges.
* Min humidity........44-57 percent.
* 20-foot winds.......
*     Valleys/lwr slopes...Upslope less than 5 mph in the morning.
*     Ridges/upr slopes....light less than 5 mph in the morning.
* CWR.................0 percent.
* LAL.................1.
* Haines Index........2 (very low).
* Mixing height.......7500 ft agl.
* Transport winds.....North 5 to 15 mph.


.Forecast days 3 through 7......
.SATURDAY...Partly cloudy. Lows 31 to 38. Highs 54 to 63. North
winds 1 to 6 mph.
.SUNDAY...Partly cloudy. Lows 33 to 41. Highs 58 to 66. Terrain
driven winds less than 5 mph.
.MONDAY...Partly cloudy. Lows 35 to 43. Highs 61 to 68. Terrain
driven winds less than 5 mph.
.TUESDAY...Partly cloudy. Lows 37 to 45. Highs 65 to 74. Terrain
driven winds less than 5 mph.
.WEDNESDAY...Mostly clear. Lows 42 to 47. Highs 66 to 75. South
winds 1 to 5 mph.

$$

ORZ645-WAZ645-211130-
Wallowa District-Asotin County-
250 PM PDT Wed Sep 20 2017

.TONIGHT...
* Sky/weather.........Mostly cloudy. Numerous snow showers and
  isolated thunderstorms in the evening. Scattered showers.
  Scattered snow showers after midnight. Snow level 5000-5500 feet.
* Min temperature.....30-37.
* Max humidity........90-98 percent.
* Humidity recovery...Excellent.
* 20-foot winds.......
*     Valleys/lwr slopes...West winds 3 to 8 mph.
*     Ridges/upr slopes....West winds 2 to 7 mph.
* CWR.................30 percent.
* LAL.................2 decreasing to 1 after midnight.
* Haines Index........3 (very low).
* Mixing height.......Near surface.
* Transport winds.....West 5 to 25 mph decreasing to 5 to 15 mph
  after midnight.

.THURSDAY...
* Sky/weather.........Mostly cloudy. Scattered snow showers in the
  morning. Scattered showers. Snow showers likely in the afternoon.
* Max temperature.....45-54.
* Min humidity........50-65 percent.
* 20-foot winds.......
*     Valleys/lwr slopes...Upslope less than 5 mph becoming northwest 2
      to 6 mph in the afternoon.
*     Ridges/upr slopes....light less than 5 mph becoming north 1 to 6
      mph in the afternoon.
* CWR.................30 percent.
* LAL.................1.
* Haines Index........2 (very low).
* Mixing height.......9000 ft agl.
* Transport winds.....Northwest up to 10 mph.

.THURSDAY NIGHT...
* Sky/weather.........Mostly cloudy. Scattered rain and snow
  showers.
* Min temperature.....31-38.
* Max humidity........88-96 percent.
* Humidity recovery...Excellent.
* 20-foot winds.......
*     Valleys/lwr slopes...Northwest winds 1 to 5 mph in the evening
      becoming drainage winds less than 5 mph.
*     Ridges/upr slopes....Northwest winds 1 to 6 mph.
* CWR.................10 percent.
* LAL.................1.
* Haines Index........3 (very low).
* Mixing height.......Near surface.
* Transport winds.....North 5 to 10 mph.

.FRIDAY...
* Sky/weather.........Mostly cloudy. A slight chance of rain and
  snow showers.
* Max temperature.....49-58...except 44-55 ridges.
* Min humidity........45-58 percent.
* 20-foot winds.......
*     Valleys/lwr slopes...Upslope less than 5 mph in the morning.
*     Ridges/upr slopes....Northwest winds 2 to 6 mph in the morning.
* CWR.................0 percent.
* LAL.................1.
* Haines Index........2 (very low).
* Mixing height.......8000 ft agl.
* Transport winds.....North 5 to 15 mph.


.Forecast days 3 through 7......
.SATURDAY...Mostly cloudy. Lows 31 to 38. Highs 53 to 61. North
winds 1 to 5 mph.
.SUNDAY...Partly cloudy. Lows 32 to 40. Highs 55 to 64. Terrain
driven winds less than 5 mph.
.MONDAY...Partly cloudy. Lows 35 to 42. Highs 60 to 68. Terrain
driven winds less than 5 mph.
.TUESDAY...Partly cloudy. Lows 37 to 44. Highs 62 to 72. Terrain
driven winds less than 5 mph.
.WEDNESDAY...Mostly clear. Lows 40 to 48. Highs 64 to 72. South
winds 1 to 5 mph.

$$

WAZ675-211130-
Eastern Washington Southern Columbia Basin-
250 PM PDT Wed Sep 20 2017

.TONIGHT...
* Sky/weather.........Mostly cloudy. Isolated showers and
  thunderstorms in the evening.
* Min temperature.....38-43.
* Max humidity........83-91 percent.
* Humidity recovery...Excellent.
* 20-foot winds.......
*     Valleys/lwr slopes...West winds 2 to 7 mph.
*     Ridges/upr slopes....West winds 5 to 11 mph.
* CWR.................0 percent.
* LAL.................2 decreasing to 1 after midnight.
* Haines Index........3 (very low).
* Mixing height.......Near surface.
* Transport winds.....West 5 to 20 mph.

.THURSDAY...
* Sky/weather.........Mostly cloudy. A slight chance of showers.
* Max temperature.....58-63.
* Min humidity........40-47 percent.
* 20-foot winds.......
*     Valleys/lwr slopes...West winds 2 to 6 mph in the morning
      becoming upslope less than 5 mph.
*     Ridges/upr slopes....Northwest winds 3 to 8 mph in the morning
      becoming light less than 5 mph.
* CWR.................0 percent.
* LAL.................1.
* Haines Index........2 (very low).
* Mixing height.......8500 ft agl.
* Transport winds.....Northwest 5 to 15 mph.

.THURSDAY NIGHT...
* Sky/weather.........Mostly cloudy. Isolated showers in the
  evening.
* Min temperature.....42-47.
* Max humidity........77-86 percent.
* Humidity recovery...Excellent...except Good ridges.
* 20-foot winds.......
*     Valleys/lwr slopes...Northwest winds 2 to 5 mph.
*     Ridges/upr slopes....Northwest winds 2 to 7 mph.
* CWR.................0 percent.
* LAL.................1.
* Haines Index........2 (very low).
* Mixing height.......Near surface.
* Transport winds.....Northwest 5 to 10 mph.

.FRIDAY...
* Sky/weather.........Mostly cloudy.
* Max temperature.....63-68...except 57-62 ridges.
* Min humidity........32-37 percent.
* 20-foot winds.......
*     Valleys/lwr slopes...Upslope less than 5 mph.
*     Ridges/upr slopes....North winds 3 to 7 mph.
* CWR.................0 percent.
* LAL.................1.
* Haines Index........2 (very low).
* Mixing height.......9000 ft agl.
* Transport winds.....North 5 to 15 mph.


.Forecast days 3 through 7......
.SATURDAY...Partly cloudy. Lows 41 to 46. Highs 62 to 72. Terrain
driven winds less than 5 mph.
.SUNDAY...Partly cloudy. Lows 44 to 49. Highs 66 to 73. Terrain
driven winds less than 5 mph.
.MONDAY...Partly cloudy. Lows 46 to 51. Highs 67 to 75. Terrain
driven winds less than 5 mph.
.TUESDAY...Partly cloudy. Lows 47 to 52. Highs 70 to 76. Terrain
driven winds less than 5 mph.
.WEDNESDAY...Mostly clear. Lows 49 to 54. Highs 70 to 78. Terrain
driven winds less than 5 mph.

$$

WAZ681-211130-
Yakama Alpine District-
250 PM PDT Wed Sep 20 2017

.TONIGHT...
* Sky/weather.........Mostly cloudy. Isolated showers and
  thunderstorms in the evening. Scattered snow showers. Scattered
  showers after midnight.
* Min temperature.....33-38.
* Max humidity........89-96 percent.
* Humidity recovery...Excellent.
* 20-foot winds.......
*     Valleys/lwr slopes...West winds 3 to 7 mph.
*     Ridges/upr slopes....West winds 4 to 10 mph.
* CWR.................0 percent.
* LAL.................2 decreasing to 1 after midnight.
* Haines Index........3 (very low).
* Mixing height.......1000 ft agl.
* Transport winds.....West 10 to 15 mph.

.THURSDAY...
* Sky/weather.........Mostly cloudy. Isolated showers in the
  morning. Scattered snow showers. A chance of showers in the
  afternoon.
* Max temperature.....49-56...except 44-52 ridges.
* Min humidity........54-69 percent.
* 20-foot winds.......
*     Valleys/lwr slopes...West winds 2 to 6 mph in the morning
      becoming upslope less than 5 mph.
*     Ridges/upr slopes....Northwest winds 2 to 7 mph in the morning
      becoming light less than 5 mph.
* CWR.................10 percent.
* LAL.................1.
* Haines Index........2 (very low).
* Mixing height.......6500 ft agl.
* Transport winds.....Northwest 5 to 15 mph.

.THURSDAY NIGHT...
* Sky/weather.........Mostly cloudy. Scattered rain and snow
  showers in the evening, then isolated showers after midnight.
* Min temperature.....34-40.
* Max humidity........84-92 percent.
* Humidity recovery...Excellent.
* 20-foot winds.......
*     Valleys/lwr slopes...Drainage winds less than 5 mph.
*     Ridges/upr slopes....light winds less than 5 mph.
* CWR.................10 percent.
* LAL.................1.
* Haines Index........2 (very low).
* Mixing height.......500 ft agl.
* Transport winds.....North 5 to 10 mph.

.FRIDAY...
* Sky/weather.........Mostly cloudy. A slight chance of showers in
  the afternoon.
* Max temperature.....54-62...except 48-56 ridges.
* Min humidity........43-58 percent.
* 20-foot winds.......
*     Valleys/lwr slopes...Upslope less than 5 mph.
*     Ridges/upr slopes....light less than 5 mph.
* CWR.................0 percent.
* LAL.................1.
* Haines Index........2 (very low).
* Mixing height.......7000 ft agl.
* Transport winds.....Northeast 5 to 15 mph.


.Forecast days 3 through 7......
.SATURDAY...Partly cloudy. Lows 36 to 41. Highs 50 to 65. Terrain
driven winds less than 5 mph.
.SUNDAY...Partly cloudy. Lows 39 to 44. Highs 56 to 67. Terrain
driven winds less than 5 mph.
.MONDAY...Partly cloudy. Lows 42 to 47. Highs 57 to 70. Terrain
driven winds less than 5 mph.
.TUESDAY...Partly cloudy. Lows 43 to 48. Highs 60 to 70. Terrain
driven winds less than 5 mph.
.WEDNESDAY...Mostly clear. Lows 43 to 49. Highs 60 to 73. Terrain
driven winds less than 5 mph.

$$


.8-14 DAY OUTLOOK for Thursday September 28 through Wednesday October 4...

A greater chance of above normal temperatures and below normal
precipitation amounts through the period.

$$



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