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Fire Weather Planning Forecast for Western Washington
National Weather Service Seattle WA
538 AM PST Mon Feb 20 2017

Current warnings/watches...none.

.DISCUSSION....A frontal system will move northeast across Western
Washington today, bringing rain with snow in the mountains.
Another system will brush the area Tuesday as it moves by to our
south. An upper trough will be over the region Wednesday through
Friday for cool weather, a few sun breaks, and a chance of
showers each day. Sunny and cool weather is likely Saturday.

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

WAZ649>651-210015-
Western Washington Fire Weather Zones 649-650-651
Area 1...Coastal Lowlands-
538 AM PST Mon Feb 20 2017

.Today...
* Sky/weather..........Cloudy. Rain.
* Chance of precip.....90%.
* Max temperature......38-48.
* Min humidity.........80-95 percent.
* 20-foot winds........
*  Valleys/lwr slopes..East winds 7 to 10 mph.
*  Ridges/upr slopes...East winds 7 to 11 mph.
* Mixing height........3200-3500 ft AGL.
* Transport winds......Northeast around 10 mph shifting to the
  northwest in the afternoon.

.TONIGHT...
* Sky/weather..........Mostly cloudy. Chance of rain showers.
* Chance of precip.....50%.
* Min temperature......32-42.
* Max humidity.........92-100 percent.
* 20-foot winds........
*  Valleys/lwr slopes..Southeast winds around 12 mph shifting to the
   southwest around 10 mph after midnight.
*  Ridges/upr slopes...East winds around 15 mph shifting to the
   south around 11 mph after midnight.
* Mixing height........2300-3300 ft AGL.
* Transport winds......Northwest around 10 mph.

.TUESDAY...
* Sky/weather..........Mostly cloudy. Chance of rain in the
  morning...then slight chance of rain showers in the afternoon.
* Chance of precip.....30%.
* Max temperature......36-46.
* Min humidity.........73-88 percent.
* 20-foot winds........
*  Valleys/lwr slopes..West winds 9 to 12 mph.
*  Ridges/upr slopes...West winds 8 to 11 mph.
* Mixing height........2100-2600 ft AGL.
* Transport winds......North 10 to 15 mph.

.WEDNESDAY...showers likely. Lows in the mid 30s. Highs in the mid
40s. Northwest winds 5 to 9 mph.
.THURSDAY...Mostly cloudy. showers likely. Lows in the lower 30s.
Highs in the mid 40s. Southwest winds 3 to 7 mph.
.FRIDAY...Mostly cloudy with a chance of showers. Lows in the lower
30s. Highs 40 to 50. Northeast winds 3 to 6 mph.
.SATURDAY...Partly cloudy. Chance of showers. Lows in the lower 30s.
Highs in the mid 40s.
.SUNDAY...Showers likely. Lows 29 to 39. Highs in the mid 40s.

.8 TO 14 day OUTLOOK FOR FEB 27 - MAR 05, 2017
Below normal temperatures and above normal precipitation.

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WAZ652-210015-
Western Washington Fire Weather Zone 652
Area 2...Olympic National Park-Olympic National Forest-West Portion-
538 AM PST Mon Feb 20 2017

.Today...
* Sky/weather..........Cloudy. Snow and rain.
* Chance of precip.....90%.
* Max temperature......30-40.
* Min humidity.........84-99 percent.
* 20-foot winds........
*  Valleys/lwr slopes..East winds 7 to 10 mph.
*  Ridges/upr slopes...Southeast winds 7 to 10 mph.
* Snow level...........3000 feet.
* Mixing height........3200 ft AGL.
* Transport winds......Northeast around 5 mph shifting to the
  northwest in the afternoon.

.TONIGHT...
* Sky/weather..........Mostly cloudy. Rain showers and snow showers
  likely in the evening...then chance of rain showers and snow
  showers after midnight.
* Chance of precip.....55%.
* Min temperature......25-35.
* Max humidity.........92-100 percent.
* 20-foot winds........
*  Valleys/lwr slopes..Southeast winds around 10 mph shifting to the
   southwest around 8 mph after midnight.
*  Ridges/upr slopes...Southeast winds around 12 mph shifting to the
   southwest around 9 mph after midnight.
* Snow level...........3000 feet.
* Mixing height........2800-3200 ft AGL.
* Transport winds......West around 10 mph shifting to the north
  after midnight.

.TUESDAY...
* Sky/weather..........Mostly cloudy. Chance of snow and rain in
  the morning...then chance of snow showers and slight chance of
  rain in the afternoon.
* Chance of precip.....30%.
* Max temperature......28-38.
* Min humidity.........77-92 percent.
* 20-foot winds........
*  Valleys/lwr slopes..West winds 7 to 10 mph.
*  Ridges/upr slopes...West winds 8 to 11 mph.
* Snow level...........2500 feet.
* Mixing height........2800-3100 ft AGL.
* Transport winds......Northwest 5 to 10 mph.

.WEDNESDAY...Mostly cloudy with snow showers likely. Snow level
1500 feet. Lows 23 to 33. Highs 31 to 41. Northwest winds 5 to
8 mph.
.THURSDAY...Mostly cloudy. Snow showers likely. Snow level
1000 feet. Lows 22 to 32. Highs 31 to 41. Southwest winds 4 to
7 mph.
.FRIDAY...Mostly cloudy with a chance of snow showers. Snow level
500 feet. Lows 20 to 30. Highs 31 to 41. East winds 3 to 6 mph.
.SATURDAY...Partly cloudy. Chance of snow showers. Snow level
500 feet. Lows 20 to 30. Highs 32 to 42.
.SUNDAY...Snow showers likely. Snow level 1000 feet. Lows 23 to 33.
Highs 33 to 43.

.8 TO 14 day OUTLOOK FOR FEB 27 - MAR 05, 2017
Below normal temperatures and above normal precipitation.

$$

WAZ661-210015-
Western Washington Fire Weather Zone 661
Area 2...Olympic National Park-Olympic National Forest-East Portion-
538 AM PST Mon Feb 20 2017

.Today...
* Sky/weather..........Cloudy. Snow and rain in the morning...then
  snow showers and rain showers in the afternoon.
* Chance of precip.....90%.
* Max temperature......31-41.
* Min humidity.........81-96 percent.
* 20-foot winds........
*  Valleys/lwr slopes..East winds 6 to 9 mph.
*  Ridges/upr slopes...Southeast winds 6 to 9 mph.
* Snow level...........3000 feet.
* Mixing height........2900-3000 ft AGL.
* Transport winds......East around 5 mph shifting to the north in
  the afternoon.

.TONIGHT...
* Sky/weather..........Mostly cloudy. Snow showers and rain showers
  in the evening...then chance of rain showers and snow showers
  after midnight.
* Chance of precip.....65%.
* Min temperature......26-36.
* Max humidity.........85-100 percent.
* 20-foot winds........
*  Valleys/lwr slopes..Southeast winds around 8 mph shifting to the
   southwest around 7 mph after midnight.
*  Ridges/upr slopes...South winds around 10 mph shifting to the
   southwest around 8 mph after midnight.
* Snow level...........3000 feet.
* Mixing height........2700-3100 ft AGL.
* Transport winds......West around 10 mph shifting to the north
  after midnight.

.TUESDAY...
* Sky/weather..........Mostly cloudy. Chance of snow in the
  morning. Chance of rain through the day. Chance of snow showers
  in the afternoon.
* Chance of precip.....45%.
* Max temperature......33-43...except 28-38 ridges.
* Min humidity.........74-89 percent.
* 20-foot winds........
*  Valleys/lwr slopes..West winds 9 to 12 mph.
*  Ridges/upr slopes...West winds 9 to 12 mph.
* Snow level...........2500 feet.
* Mixing height........2700-3000 ft AGL.
* Transport winds......Northwest around 5 mph.

.WEDNESDAY...Mostly cloudy with showers likely. Snow level
1500 feet. Lows 23 to 33. Highs 35 to 45 valleys...28 to 38 ridges.
Northwest winds 5 to 8 mph.
.THURSDAY...Mostly cloudy. Snow showers likely. Snow level
1000 feet. Lows 23 to 33 valleys...16 to 26 ridges. Highs 29 to 39.
Southwest winds 4 to 7 mph.
.FRIDAY...Mostly cloudy with a chance of snow showers. Snow level
500 feet. Lows 22 to 32 valleys...15 to 25 ridges. Highs 32 to
42 valleys...24 to 34 ridges. Northeast winds 3 to 6 mph.
.SATURDAY...Partly cloudy. Chance of snow showers. Snow level
500 feet. Lows 18 to 28. Highs 33 to 43 valleys...25 to 35 ridges.
.SUNDAY...Snow showers likely. Snow level 1000 feet. Lows 21 to 31.
Highs 34 to 44 valleys...27 to 37 ridges.

.8 TO 14 day OUTLOOK FOR FEB 27 - MAR 05, 2017
Below normal temperatures and above normal precipitation.

$$

WAZ653-210015-
Western Washington Fire Weather Zone 653
Area 3...North Puget Sound Lowlands-Whidbey Island-San Juan Islands-
538 AM PST Mon Feb 20 2017

.Today...
* Sky/weather..........Cloudy. Rain likely in the morning...then
  rain showers likely in the afternoon.
* Chance of precip.....70%.
* Max temperature......39-49.
* Min humidity.........77-92 percent.
* 20-foot winds........East winds 6 to 9 mph.
* Mixing height........3400-3700 ft AGL.
* Transport winds......Northeast around 10 mph.

.TONIGHT...
* Sky/weather..........Cloudy. Chance of rain showers.
* Chance of precip.....50%.
* Min temperature......33-43.
* Max humidity.........86-100 percent.
* 20-foot winds........East winds around 8 mph shifting to the
  south around 7 mph after midnight.
* Mixing height........3000-3600 ft AGL.
* Transport winds......Southwest around 10 mph.

.TUESDAY...
* Sky/weather..........Mostly cloudy. Chance of rain in the
  morning...then chance of rain showers in the afternoon.
* Chance of precip.....45%.
* Max temperature......37-47.
* Min humidity.........68-83 percent.
* 20-foot winds........Southwest winds 8 to 11 mph.
* Mixing height........2800-3400 ft AGL.
* Transport winds......Northwest 5 to 10 mph.

.WEDNESDAY...Mostly cloudy with a chance of showers. Lows 31 to 41.
Highs 39 to 49. West winds 5 to 8 mph.
.THURSDAY...Mostly cloudy with a chance of showers. Lows 28 to 38.
Highs in the lower 40s. East winds 4 to 7 mph.
.FRIDAY...Mostly cloudy. Chance of showers. Lows 27 to 37. Highs
39 to 49. Northeast winds 3 to 7 mph.
.SATURDAY...Partly cloudy. Chance of showers. Lows 26 to 36. Highs
39 to 49.
.SUNDAY...Mostly cloudy with a chance of showers. Lows 29 to 39.
Highs in the mid 40s.

.8 TO 14 day OUTLOOK FOR FEB 27 - MAR 05, 2017
Below normal temperatures and above normal precipitation.

$$

WAZ654>657-210015-
Western Washington Fire Weather Zones 654-655-656-657
Area 4...Interior Lowlands-
538 AM PST Mon Feb 20 2017

.Today...
* Sky/weather..........Cloudy. Rain in the morning...then rain
  showers in the afternoon.
* Chance of precip.....100%.
* Max temperature......39-49.
* Min humidity.........75-90 percent.
* 20-foot winds........East winds 5 to 8 mph.
* Mixing height........3200-3300 ft AGL.
* Transport winds......Northeast around 10 mph.

.TONIGHT...
* Sky/weather..........Mostly cloudy. Rain showers in the
  evening...then chance of rain showers after midnight.
* Chance of precip.....70%.
* Min temperature......32-42.
* Max humidity.........82-97 percent.
* 20-foot winds........Southeast winds around 7 mph shifting to the
  south after midnight.
* Mixing height........2600-3200 ft AGL.
* Transport winds......Southwest around 10 mph shifting to the
  southeast after midnight.

.TUESDAY...
* Sky/weather..........Mostly cloudy. Chance of rain in the
  morning...then chance of rain showers in the afternoon.
* Chance of precip.....50%.
* Max temperature......36-46.
* Min humidity.........77-92 percent.
* 20-foot winds........Southwest winds 9 to 12 mph.
* Mixing height........2200-2900 ft AGL.
* Transport winds......North around 10 mph.

.WEDNESDAY...Mostly cloudy with a chance of showers. Lows 31 to 41.
Highs 39 to 49. Northwest winds 4 to 7 mph.
.THURSDAY...Mostly cloudy with a chance of showers. Lows in the
lower 30s. Highs 38 to 48. Southwest winds 3 to 5 mph.
.FRIDAY...Mostly cloudy. Chance of showers. Lows in the lower 30s.
Highs 38 to 48. Northeast winds 3 to 6 mph.
.SATURDAY...Partly cloudy. Chance of showers. Lows around 30. Highs
40 to 50.
.SUNDAY...Mostly cloudy with a chance of showers. Lows 28 to 38.
Highs 40 to 50.

.8 TO 14 day OUTLOOK FOR FEB 27 - MAR 05, 2017
Below normal temperatures and above normal precipitation.

$$


WAZ658-659-210015-
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-
538 AM PST Mon Feb 20 2017

.Today...
* Sky/weather..........Cloudy. Snow and rain in the morning...then
  rain showers and snow showers in the afternoon.
* Chance of precip.....100%.
* Max temperature......34-44...except 28-38 ridges.
* Min humidity.........78-93 percent.
* 20-foot winds........
*  Valleys/lwr slopes..Southeast winds 10 to 13 mph.
*  Ridges/upr slopes...Southeast winds 10 to 14 mph.
* Snow level...........3000 feet.
* Mixing height........2400-2700 ft AGL.
* Transport winds......Southeast around 15 mph shifting to the
  south in the afternoon.

.TONIGHT...
* Sky/weather..........Cloudy. Rain showers and snow showers in the
  evening...then snow showers likely and chance of rain showers
  after midnight.
* Chance of precip.....80%.
* Min temperature......27-37.
* Max humidity.........88-100 percent.
* 20-foot winds........
*  Valleys/lwr slopes..South winds 8 to 11 mph.
*  Ridges/upr slopes...South winds 11 to 14 mph.
* Snow level...........3000 feet.
* Mixing height........2500-2600 ft AGL.
* Transport winds......Southwest around 15 mph becoming south
  around 5 mph after midnight.

.TUESDAY...
* Sky/weather..........Mostly cloudy. Snow and rain likely.
* Chance of precip.....70%.
* Max temperature......30-40.
* Min humidity.........77-92 percent.
* 20-foot winds........
*  Valleys/lwr slopes..Southwest winds 10 to 13 mph.
*  Ridges/upr slopes...Southwest winds 11 to 14 mph.
* Snow level...........2500 feet.
* Mixing height........2500-2800 ft AGL.
* Transport winds......Northeast around 5 mph shifting to the north
  in the afternoon.

.WEDNESDAY...Mostly cloudy with showers likely. Snow level
1500 feet. Lows in the lower 30s valleys...20 to 30 ridges. Highs
33 to 43 valleys...26 to 36 ridges. West winds 4 to 9 mph.
.THURSDAY...Mostly cloudy. Chance of snow showers. Snow level
1000 feet. Lows 24 to 34 valleys...17 to 27 ridges. Highs 32 to
42 valleys...24 to 34 ridges. West winds 3 to 5 mph.
.FRIDAY...Mostly cloudy. Chance of snow showers. Snow level
500 feet. Lows in the upper 20s valleys...16 to 26 ridges. Highs
32 to 42 valleys...24 to 34 ridges. East winds 4 to 7 mph.
.SATURDAY...Partly cloudy. Chance of snow showers. Snow level
500 feet. Lows 23 to 33 valleys...16 to 26 ridges. Highs 33 to
43 valleys...24 to 34 ridges.
.SUNDAY...Mostly cloudy with a chance of snow showers. Snow level
500 feet. Lows 25 to 35 valleys...18 to 28 ridges. Highs 34 to
44 valleys...25 to 35 ridges.

.8 TO 14 day OUTLOOK FOR FEB 27 - MAR 05, 2017
Below normal temperatures and above normal precipitation.

$$

WAZ662-210015-
Western Washington Fire Weather Zone 662
Area 6...North Cascades National Park-Lake Chelan National
Recreational Area-
538 AM PST Mon Feb 20 2017

.Today...
* Sky/weather..........Cloudy. Snow in the morning...then snow
  showers in the afternoon.
* Chance of precip.....100%.
* Max temperature......34-44...except 27-37 ridges.
* Min humidity.........62-75 percent...except 70-85 percent ridges.
* 20-foot winds........
*  Valleys/lwr slopes..Southeast winds 9 to 12 mph.
*  Ridges/upr slopes...Southeast winds 12 to 15 mph.
* Snow level...........1500 feet.
* Mixing height........2600-2900 ft AGL.
* Transport winds......Southeast around 10 mph.

.TONIGHT...
* Sky/weather..........Cloudy. Snow showers and rain showers in the
  evening...then chance of snow showers after midnight.
* Chance of precip.....65%.
* Min temperature......21-31.
* Max humidity.........85-100 percent.
* 20-foot winds........
*  Valleys/lwr slopes..Southeast winds 3 to 7 mph.
*  Ridges/upr slopes...Southeast winds 5 to 8 mph.
* Snow level...........3000 feet.
* Mixing height........2800-3000 ft AGL.
* Transport winds......West 10 to 15 mph.

.TUESDAY...
* Sky/weather..........Cloudy. Chance of snow in the morning...then
  chance of snow showers in the afternoon.
* Chance of precip.....40%.
* Max temperature......31-41...except 26-36 ridges.
* Min humidity.........70-85 percent...except 75-88 percent ridges.
* 20-foot winds........
*  Valleys/lwr slopes..South winds around 8 mph shifting to the west
   around 16 mph in the afternoon.
*  Ridges/upr slopes...South winds around 10 mph shifting to the
   west around 19 mph in the afternoon.
* Snow level...........2500 feet.
* Mixing height........2400-3000 ft AGL.
* Transport winds......West around 5 mph.

.WEDNESDAY...Mostly cloudy with a chance of snow showers. Snow level
500 feet. Lows 18 to 28. Highs 26 to 36. West winds 5 to 13 mph.
.THURSDAY...Partly cloudy. Chance of snow showers. Snow level
0 feet. Lows 11 to 21. Highs 24 to 34. West winds 5 to 8 mph.
.FRIDAY...Mostly cloudy. Chance of snow showers. Snow level 0 feet.
Lows 9 to 19. Highs 23 to 33. East winds 3 to 6 mph.
.SATURDAY...Partly cloudy. Slight chance of snow showers. Snow level
500 feet. Lows 10 to 20. Highs 23 to 33.
.SUNDAY...Mostly cloudy with a chance of snow showers. Snow level
500 feet. Lows 13 to 23. Highs 24 to 34.

.8 TO 14 day OUTLOOK FOR FEB 27 - MAR 05, 2017
Below normal temperatures and above normal precipitation.

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