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Fire Weather Planning Forecast for Western Washington
National Weather Service Seattle WA
542 AM PDT Wed Mar 29 2017

Current warnings/watches...Winter weather advisory for Cascades of
                           Whatcom and Skagit counties this morning.
                           Flood warning Skokomish River.

.DISCUSSION....A frontal system will move through Western Washington
today, bringing more rain and locally windy weather. An upper
trough will follow tonight, with decreasing showers and some sun
breaks Thursday. An upper ridge will move across the area for dry
weather Friday. A weak system should bring some light rain to the
area over the weekend, with a chance of showers early next week.

 Forecast for 20 foot wind speed (valleys and ridge tops) are 10
 minute averages reflecting RAWS winds.

WAZ649>651-292315-
Western Washington Fire Weather Zones 649-650-651
Area 1...Coastal Lowlands-
542 AM PDT Wed Mar 29 2017

.Today...
* Sky/weather..........Mostly cloudy. Rain in the morning, then
  rain showers in the afternoon.
* Chance of precip.....95%.
* Max temperature......43-53.
* Min humidity.........84-99 percent...except 89-100 percent
  ridges.
* 20-foot winds........
*  Valleys/lwr slopes..West winds 6 to 9 mph.
*  Ridges/upr slopes...West winds 6 to 9 mph.
* Mixing height........1200-1900 ft AGL.
* Transport winds......Southeast around 15 mph shifting to the
  southwest in the afternoon.

.TONIGHT...
* Sky/weather..........Mostly cloudy. Chance of rain showers.
* Chance of precip.....50%.
* Min temperature......35-45.
* Max humidity.........98 percent.
* 20-foot winds........
*  Valleys/lwr slopes..West winds 6 to 9 mph.
*  Ridges/upr slopes...West winds 6 to 9 mph.
* Mixing height........3100 ft AGL.
* Transport winds......West around 20 mph.

.THURSDAY...
* Sky/weather..........Mostly cloudy. Chance of rain showers in the
  morning, then slight chance of rain showers in the afternoon.
* Chance of precip.....35%.
* Max temperature......45-55.
* Min humidity.........72-87 percent.
* 20-foot winds........
*  Valleys/lwr slopes..Northwest winds 4 to 7 mph.
*  Ridges/upr slopes...West winds 5 to 8 mph.
* Mixing height........3100-3400 ft AGL.
* Transport winds......Northwest 15 to 20 mph.

.FRIDAY...Mostly cloudy. Lows in the upper 30s. Highs 47 to 57.
Southwest winds 3 to 6 mph.
.SATURDAY...Mostly cloudy with a chance of rain. Lows in the lower
40s. Highs 50 to 60. Southwest winds 3 to 5 mph.
.SUNDAY...Mostly cloudy. Chance of showers. Lows in the lower 40s.
Highs 49 to 59. Southwest winds 3 to 5 mph.
.MONDAY...Mostly cloudy. Chance of showers. Lows in the upper 30s.
Highs in the lower 50s.
.TUESDAY...Mostly cloudy. Chance of rain. Lows in the lower 40s.
Highs in the lower 50s.

.8 TO 14 day OUTLOOK FOR APR 05 - 11 2017
Near normal temperatures and above normal precipitation.

$$

WAZ652-292315-
Western Washington Fire Weather Zone 652
Area 2...Olympic National Park-Olympic National Forest-West Portion-
542 AM PDT Wed Mar 29 2017

.Today...
* Sky/weather..........Mostly cloudy. Rain in the morning, then
  rain showers in the afternoon.
* Chance of precip.....95%.
* Max temperature......35-45.
* Min humidity.........82-97 percent.
* 20-foot winds........
*  Valleys/lwr slopes..Southwest winds 6 to 9 mph.
*  Ridges/upr slopes...Southwest winds 6 to 9 mph.
* Snow level...........6000 feet.
* Mixing height........1000-1500 ft AGL.
* Transport winds......Southeast around 15 mph shifting to the
  southwest in the afternoon.

.TONIGHT...
* Sky/weather..........Mostly cloudy. Chance of rain showers and
  snow showers in the evening, then rain showers and snow showers
  likely after midnight.
* Chance of precip.....60%.
* Min temperature......25-35.
* Max humidity.........98 percent.
* 20-foot winds........
*  Valleys/lwr slopes..West winds 6 to 9 mph.
*  Ridges/upr slopes...West winds 6 to 9 mph.
* Snow level...........3000 feet.
* Mixing height........2600-2900 ft AGL.
* Transport winds......West around 15 mph.

.THURSDAY...
* Sky/weather..........Mostly cloudy. Chance of rain showers and
  snow showers.
* Chance of precip.....45%.
* Max temperature......35-45.
* Min humidity.........68-83 percent.
* 20-foot winds........
*  Valleys/lwr slopes..Northwest winds 4 to 7 mph.
*  Ridges/upr slopes...Northwest winds 4 to 7 mph.
* Snow level...........3000 feet.
* Mixing height........2800-3100 ft AGL.
* Transport winds......West around 20 mph becoming northwest around
  10 mph in the afternoon.

.FRIDAY...Partly cloudy. Snow level 4000 feet. Lows in the lower
30s. Highs 40 to 50. South winds 3 to 7 mph.
.SATURDAY...Mostly cloudy with a chance of rain. Snow level
7000 feet. Lows in the mid 30s. Highs 44 to 54. West winds 3 to
4 mph.
.SUNDAY...Mostly cloudy. Chance of showers. Snow level 4500 feet.
Lows 31 to 41. Highs 43 to 53. South winds 3 to 4 mph.
.MONDAY...Mostly cloudy. Chance of showers. Snow level 3500 feet.
Lows 27 to 37. Highs 41 to 51.
.TUESDAY...Mostly cloudy. Chance of rain and snow. Snow level
4000 feet. Lows 30 to 40. Highs 41 to 51.

.8 TO 14 day OUTLOOK FOR APR 05 - 11 2017
Near normal temperatures and above normal precipitation.

$$

WAZ661-292315-
Western Washington Fire Weather Zone 661
Area 2...Olympic National Park-Olympic National Forest-East Portion-
542 AM PDT Wed Mar 29 2017

.Today...
* Sky/weather..........Mostly cloudy. Rain in the morning, then
  rain showers likely in the afternoon.
* Chance of precip.....85%.
* Max temperature......41-51...except 36-46 ridges.
* Min humidity.........71-86 percent.
* 20-foot winds........
*  Valleys/lwr slopes..Southwest winds 7 to 10 mph.
*  Ridges/upr slopes...Southwest winds 7 to 10 mph.
* Snow level...........6000 feet.
* Mixing height........1000-2000 ft AGL.
* Transport winds......Southwest 15 to 20 mph.

.TONIGHT...
* Sky/weather..........Mostly cloudy. Chance of rain showers and
  snow showers in the evening, then rain showers and snow showers
  likely after midnight.
* Chance of precip.....60%.
* Min temperature......28-38.
* Max humidity.........85-100 percent.
* 20-foot winds........
*  Valleys/lwr slopes..West winds 8 to 11 mph.
*  Ridges/upr slopes...West winds 8 to 11 mph.
* Snow level...........3500 feet.
* Mixing height........2800-2900 ft AGL.
* Transport winds......West 15 to 20 mph.

.THURSDAY...
* Sky/weather..........Mostly cloudy. Chance of rain showers and
  snow showers.
* Chance of precip.....50%.
* Max temperature......40-50...except 35-45 ridges.
* Min humidity.........59-74 percent...except 69-84 percent ridges.
* 20-foot winds........
*  Valleys/lwr slopes..West winds 4 to 7 mph.
*  Ridges/upr slopes...West winds 4 to 7 mph.
* Snow level...........3500 feet.
* Mixing height........2700-3700 ft AGL.
* Transport winds......West around 20 mph becoming northwest around
  10 mph in the afternoon.

.FRIDAY...Mostly cloudy. Snow level 4000 feet. Lows 27 to 37. Highs
40 to 50. Southwest winds 3 to 6 mph.
.SATURDAY...Mostly cloudy with a chance of rain. Snow level
7000 feet. Lows 31 to 41. Highs 44 to 54. West winds 3 to 4 mph.
.SUNDAY...Mostly cloudy. Chance of showers. Snow level 4500 feet.
Lows 30 to 40. Highs 42 to 52. South winds 3 to 4 mph.
.MONDAY...Mostly cloudy. Chance of showers. Snow level 4000 feet.
Lows 27 to 37. Highs 41 to 51.
.TUESDAY...Mostly cloudy. Chance of rain and snow. Snow level
4000 feet. Lows 29 to 39. Highs 44 to 54 valleys...37 to 47 ridges.

.8 TO 14 day OUTLOOK FOR APR 05 - 11 2017
Near normal temperatures and above normal precipitation.

$$

WAZ653-292315-
Western Washington Fire Weather Zone 653
Area 3...North Puget Sound Lowlands-Whidbey Island-San Juan Islands-
542 AM PDT Wed Mar 29 2017

.Today...
* Sky/weather..........Mostly cloudy. Rain in the morning, then
  chance of rain showers in the afternoon.
* Chance of precip.....75%.
* Max temperature......44-54.
* Min humidity.........73-88 percent.
* 20-foot winds........South winds around 7 mph shifting to the
  west around 9 mph in the afternoon.
* Mixing height........1900-2000 ft AGL.
* Transport winds......South around 20 mph.

.TONIGHT...
* Sky/weather..........Mostly cloudy. Chance of rain showers.
* Chance of precip.....50%.
* Min temperature......36-46.
* Max humidity.........79-94 percent.
* 20-foot winds........West winds 8 to 12 mph.
* Mixing height........2900-3100 ft AGL.
* Transport winds......West around 20 mph.

.THURSDAY...
* Sky/weather..........Cloudy then becoming partly sunny. Chance of
  rain showers.
* Chance of precip.....50%.
* Max temperature......45-55.
* Min humidity.........61-76 percent.
* 20-foot winds........West winds 3 to 6 mph.
* Mixing height........3100-4000 ft AGL.
* Transport winds......West 15 to 20 mph.

.FRIDAY...Mostly cloudy. Lows 35 to 45. Highs 49 to 59. Southeast
winds 3 to 6 mph.
.SATURDAY...Mostly cloudy with a chance of rain. Lows in the lower
40s. Highs 51 to 61. Southeast winds 3 to 5 mph.
.SUNDAY...Mostly cloudy. Chance of showers. Lows in the lower 40s.
Highs 50 to 60. Southeast winds 3 to 4 mph.
.MONDAY...Mostly cloudy. Chance of showers. Lows 36 to 46. Highs
49 to 59.
.TUESDAY...Mostly cloudy. Chance of rain. Lows 37 to 47. Highs in
the mid 50s.

.8 TO 14 day OUTLOOK FOR APR 05 - 11 2017
Near normal temperatures and above normal precipitation.

$$

WAZ654>657-292315-
Western Washington Fire Weather Zones 654-655-656-657
Area 4...Interior Lowlands-
542 AM PDT Wed Mar 29 2017

.Today...
* Sky/weather..........Mostly cloudy. Rain in the morning, then
  rain showers in the afternoon.
* Chance of precip.....100%.
* Max temperature......44-54.
* Min humidity.........77-92 percent.
* 20-foot winds........Southwest winds 7 to 10 mph.
* Mixing height........1400-1700 ft AGL.
* Transport winds......South 15 to 20 mph.

.TONIGHT...
* Sky/weather..........Mostly cloudy. Chance of rain showers.
* Chance of precip.....50%.
* Min temperature......34-44.
* Max humidity.........86-100 percent.
* 20-foot winds........Southwest winds 6 to 9 mph.
* Mixing height........2400-2700 ft AGL.
* Transport winds......West 15 to 20 mph.

.THURSDAY...
* Sky/weather..........Cloudy then becoming partly sunny. Chance of
  rain showers.
* Chance of precip.....50%.
* Max temperature......45-55.
* Min humidity.........68-83 percent.
* 20-foot winds........Southwest winds around 5 mph shifting to the
  northwest around 3 mph in the afternoon.
* Mixing height........2800-3800 ft AGL.
* Transport winds......West 10 to 15 mph.

.FRIDAY...Mostly cloudy. Lows in the upper 30s. Highs 50 to 60.
Southwest winds 3 to 6 mph.
.SATURDAY...Mostly cloudy with a chance of rain. Lows in the lower
40s. Highs 53 to 63. Southwest winds 3 to 4 mph.
.SUNDAY...Mostly cloudy with slight chance of showers. Lows in the
lower 40s. Highs 52 to 62. Southwest winds 3 to 4 mph.
.MONDAY...Mostly cloudy. Chance of showers. Lows around 40. Highs in
the mid 50s.
.TUESDAY...Mostly cloudy with a chance of rain. Lows in the lower
40s. Highs in the mid 50s.

.8 TO 14 day OUTLOOK FOR APR 05 - 11 2017
Near normal temperatures and above normal precipitation.

$$

WAZ658-659-292315-
Western Washington Fire Weather Zones 658-659
Area 5...North Cascades National Park-MT Rainier National Park-MT
Baker/Snoqualmie National Forest-Gifford Pinchot National Forest-
542 AM PDT Wed Mar 29 2017

.Today...
* Sky/weather..........Cloudy. Rain.
* Chance of precip.....100%.
* Max temperature......35-45.
* Min humidity.........84-99 percent...except 74-89 percent ridges.
* 20-foot winds........
*  Valleys/lwr slopes..Southwest winds 6 to 9 mph.
*  Ridges/upr slopes...Southwest winds 7 to 10 mph.
* Snow level...........6000 feet.
* Mixing height........900 ft AGL.
* Transport winds......South around 15 mph.

.TONIGHT...
* Sky/weather..........Cloudy. Rain showers through the night. Snow
  showers after midnight.
* Chance of precip.....100%.
* Min temperature......30-40...except 25-35 ridges.
* Max humidity.........98 percent.
* 20-foot winds........
*  Valleys/lwr slopes..West winds 7 to 10 mph.
*  Ridges/upr slopes...West winds 9 to 12 mph.
* Snow level...........4000 feet.
* Mixing height........1900-2500 ft AGL.
* Transport winds......West around 20 mph.

.THURSDAY...
* Sky/weather..........Mostly cloudy. Snow showers and rain showers
  likely.
* Chance of precip.....70%.
* Max temperature......38-48...except 33-43 ridges.
* Min humidity.........71-86 percent...except 66-81 percent ridges.
* 20-foot winds........
*  Valleys/lwr slopes..West winds 4 to 7 mph.
*  Ridges/upr slopes...Northwest winds 5 to 8 mph.
* Snow level...........3000 feet.
* Mixing height........2600-3000 ft AGL.
* Transport winds......West 15 to 20 mph.

.FRIDAY...Partly cloudy. Slight chance of showers. Snow level
4000 feet. Lows 27 to 37. Highs 43 to 53 valleys...36 to 46 ridges.
West winds 3 to 6 mph.
.SATURDAY...Mostly cloudy with a chance of rain. Snow level
6500 feet. Lows 31 to 41. Highs 48 to 58 valleys...41 to 51 ridges.
West winds 3 to 6 mph.
.SUNDAY...Mostly cloudy. Slight chance of showers. Snow level
5500 feet. Lows 30 to 40. Highs 46 to 56 valleys...39 to 49 ridges.
West winds 3 to 5 mph.
.MONDAY...Mostly cloudy. Chance of showers. Snow level 5000 feet.
Lows 28 to 38. Highs 40 to 50.
.TUESDAY...Mostly cloudy. Chance of rain and snow. Snow level
4000 feet. Lows 30 to 40. Highs 44 to 54 valleys...37 to 47 ridges.

.8 TO 14 day OUTLOOK FOR APR 05 - 11 2017
Near normal temperatures and above normal precipitation.

$$

WAZ662-292315-
Western Washington Fire Weather Zone 662
Area 6...North Cascades National Park-Lake Chelan National
Recreational Area-
542 AM PDT Wed Mar 29 2017

.Today...
* Sky/weather..........Cloudy. Snow and rain.
* Chance of precip.....100%.
* Max temperature......39-49...except 32-42 ridges.
* Min humidity.........77-92 percent...except 82-97 percent ridges.
* 20-foot winds........
*  Valleys/lwr slopes..South winds around 3 mph increasing to west
   around 13 mph in the afternoon.
*  Ridges/upr slopes...West winds 7 to 14 mph.
* Snow level...........4500 feet.
* Mixing height........1100-1200 ft AGL.
* Transport winds......South around 10 mph.

.TONIGHT...
* Sky/weather..........Cloudy. Rain showers and snow showers in the
  evening, then snow showers and rain showers likely after
  midnight.
* Chance of precip.....80%.
* Min temperature......23-33.
* Max humidity.........98 percent.
* 20-foot winds........
*  Valleys/lwr slopes..West winds 14 to 17 mph.
*  Ridges/upr slopes...West winds 15 to 18 mph.
* Snow level...........4500 feet.
* Mixing height........1700-2700 ft AGL.
* Transport winds......West 15 to 20 mph.

.THURSDAY...
* Sky/weather..........Mostly cloudy. Chance of snow showers and
  rain showers.
* Chance of precip.....50%.
* Max temperature......41-51...except 33-43 ridges.
* Min humidity.........54-69 percent...except 61-76 percent ridges.
* 20-foot winds........
*  Valleys/lwr slopes..Northwest winds 8 to 11 mph.
*  Ridges/upr slopes...Northwest winds 9 to 12 mph.
* Snow level...........3500 feet.
* Mixing height........2800-2900 ft AGL.
* Transport winds......West 15 to 20 mph.

.FRIDAY...Partly cloudy. Slight chance of showers. Snow level
3500 feet. Lows 22 to 32. Highs 38 to 48. West winds 3 to 8 mph.
.SATURDAY...Mostly cloudy with a chance of rain and snow. Snow level
5000 feet. Lows 26 to 36. Highs 41 to 51. West winds 4 to 7 mph.
.SUNDAY...Mostly cloudy. Chance of showers. Snow level 5000 feet.
Lows around 30. Highs 38 to 48. West winds 3 to 6 mph.
.MONDAY...Mostly cloudy. Chance of showers. Snow level 4000 feet.
Lows 24 to 34. Highs 41 to 51.
.TUESDAY...Mostly cloudy. Chance of snow and slight chance of rain.
Snow level 4000 feet. Lows 24 to 34. Highs 47 to 57 valleys...40 to
50 ridges.

.8 TO 14 day OUTLOOK FOR APR 05 - 11 2017
Near normal temperatures and above normal precipitation.

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