Routine Fire Wx Fcst (With/Without 6-10 Day Outlook)
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FIRE WEATHER PLANNING FORECAST FOR WESTERN WASHINGTON
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE SEATTLE WA
345 AM PST MON MAR 2 2015

CURRENT WARNINGS/WATCHES...NONE.

.DISCUSSION....THE WEAK WEATHER SYSTEM OVER WASHINGTON WILL MOVE SOUTH
OF THE AREA THIS MORNING. SKIES SHOULD BE MOSTLY SUNNY THIS
AFTERNOON WITH A BREEZY NORTH WIND. GENERALLY DRY WEATHER WILL
PREVAIL THE REMAINDER OF THE WEEK AND INTO THE WEEKEND...UNDER THE
INFLUENCE OF AN UPPER RIDGE AND LOW LEVEL OFFSHORE FLOW.

 FORECAST FOR 20 FOOT WIND SPEED (VALLEYS AND RIDGE TOPS) ARE 10
 MINUTE AVERAGES REFLECTING RAWS WINDS.

WAZ649>651-030015-
WESTERN WASHINGTON FIRE WEATHER ZONES 649-650-651
AREA 1...COASTAL LOWLANDS-
345 AM PST MON MAR 2 2015

.TODAY...
* SKY/WEATHER..........MOSTLY SUNNY.
* CHANCE OF PRECIP.....0%.
* MAX TEMPERATURE......45-55.
* MIN HUMIDITY.........48-63 PERCENT.
* 20-FOOT WINDS........
*  VALLEYS/LWR SLOPES..NORTH WINDS 4 TO 9 MPH.
*  RIDGES/UPR SLOPES...NORTH WINDS 4 TO 9 MPH.
* MIXING HEIGHT........1500 FT AGL INCREASING TO 3900 FT AGL IN THE
  AFTERNOON.
* TRANSPORT WINDS......

.TONIGHT...
* SKY/WEATHER..........PARTLY CLOUDY.
* CHANCE OF PRECIP.....0%.
* MIN TEMPERATURE......30-40.
* MAX HUMIDITY.........75-90 PERCENT...EXCEPT 67-82 PERCENT RIDGES.
* 20-FOOT WINDS........
*  VALLEYS/LWR SLOPES..NORTH WINDS 14 TO 17 MPH.
*  RIDGES/UPR SLOPES...NORTH WINDS 16 TO 20 MPH.
* MIXING HEIGHT........1200-2200 FT AGL.
* TRANSPORT WINDS......

.TUESDAY...
* SKY/WEATHER..........MOSTLY SUNNY.
* CHANCE OF PRECIP.....0%.
* MAX TEMPERATURE......42-52.
* MIN HUMIDITY.........33-48 PERCENT.
* 20-FOOT WINDS........
*  VALLEYS/LWR SLOPES..NORTHEAST WINDS 9 TO 12 MPH.
*  RIDGES/UPR SLOPES...NORTHEAST WINDS 12 TO 17 MPH.
* MIXING HEIGHT........1800 FT AGL INCREASING TO 3900 FT AGL IN THE
  AFTERNOON.
* TRANSPORT WINDS......

.WEDNESDAY...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS 29 TO 39. HIGHS IN THE LOWER 50S.
SOUTHWEST WINDS 5 TO 8 MPH.
.THURSDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS 33 TO 43. HIGHS IN THE LOWER 50S.
EAST WINDS AROUND 3 MPH.
.FRIDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH A CHANCE OF SHOWERS. LOWS 36 TO 46.
HIGHS IN THE MID 50S. EAST WINDS AROUND 6 MPH.
.SATURDAY THROUGH SUNDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE MID 40S. HIGHS
IN THE MID 50S.

.8 TO 14 DAY OUTLOOK FOR MAR 09 - 15, 2015
ABOVE NORMAL TEMPERATURES AND ABOVE NORMAL PRECIPITATION.

$$

WAZ652-030015-
WESTERN WASHINGTON FIRE WEATHER ZONE 652
AREA 2...OLYMPIC NATIONAL PARK-OLYMPIC NATIONAL FOREST-WEST PORTION-
345 AM PST MON MAR 2 2015

.TODAY...
* SKY/WEATHER..........MOSTLY SUNNY.
* CHANCE OF PRECIP.....0%.
* MAX TEMPERATURE......37-47.
* MIN HUMIDITY.........52-67 PERCENT.
* 20-FOOT WINDS........
*  VALLEYS/LWR SLOPES..NORTH WINDS 6 TO 9 MPH.
*  RIDGES/UPR SLOPES...NORTH WINDS 7 TO 10 MPH.
* SNOW LEVEL...........2500 FEET.
* MIXING HEIGHT........1600 FT AGL INCREASING TO 4100 FT AGL IN THE
  AFTERNOON.
* TRANSPORT WINDS......

.TONIGHT...
* SKY/WEATHER..........PARTLY CLOUDY.
* CHANCE OF PRECIP.....0%.
* MIN TEMPERATURE......25-35.
* MAX HUMIDITY.........68-83 PERCENT.
* 20-FOOT WINDS........
*  VALLEYS/LWR SLOPES..NORTH WINDS 15 TO 18 MPH.
*  RIDGES/UPR SLOPES...NORTH WINDS 15 TO 18 MPH.
* SNOW LEVEL...........2500 FEET.
* MIXING HEIGHT........500-1200 FT AGL.
* TRANSPORT WINDS......

.TUESDAY...
* SKY/WEATHER..........SUNNY.
* CHANCE OF PRECIP.....0%.
* MAX TEMPERATURE......34-44.
* MIN HUMIDITY.........34-47 PERCENT.
* 20-FOOT WINDS........
*  VALLEYS/LWR SLOPES..NORTHEAST WINDS 8 TO 11 MPH.
*  RIDGES/UPR SLOPES...NORTHEAST WINDS 9 TO 13 MPH.
* SNOW LEVEL...........2000 FEET.
* MIXING HEIGHT........2100-3100 FT AGL.
* TRANSPORT WINDS......

.WEDNESDAY...MOSTLY CLEAR. SNOW LEVEL 2500 FEET. LOWS 24 TO 34.
HIGHS 38 TO 48. NORTHWEST WINDS 6 TO 9 MPH.
.THURSDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. SNOW LEVEL 4000 FEET. LOWS 29 TO 39.
HIGHS 39 TO 49. NORTH WINDS AROUND 4 MPH.
.FRIDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. SNOW LEVEL 5000 FEET. LOWS 31 TO 41. HIGHS
41 TO 51. SOUTHEAST WINDS AROUND 7 MPH.
.SATURDAY THROUGH SUNDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. SNOW LEVEL 5500 FEET. LOWS
35 TO 45. HIGHS 44 TO 54.

.8 TO 14 DAY OUTLOOK FOR MAR 09 - 15, 2015
ABOVE NORMAL TEMPERATURES AND ABOVE NORMAL PRECIPITATION.

$$

WAZ661-030015-
WESTERN WASHINGTON FIRE WEATHER ZONE 661
AREA 2...OLYMPIC NATIONAL PARK-OLYMPIC NATIONAL FOREST-EAST PORTION-
345 AM PST MON MAR 2 2015

.TODAY...
* SKY/WEATHER..........MOSTLY SUNNY.
* CHANCE OF PRECIP.....0%.
* MAX TEMPERATURE......37-47.
* MIN HUMIDITY.........51-66 PERCENT.
* 20-FOOT WINDS........
*  VALLEYS/LWR SLOPES..NORTH WINDS 6 TO 9 MPH.
*  RIDGES/UPR SLOPES...NORTH WINDS 7 TO 10 MPH.
* SNOW LEVEL...........2000 FEET.
* MIXING HEIGHT........2300-3300 FT AGL.
* TRANSPORT WINDS......

.TONIGHT...
* SKY/WEATHER..........PARTLY CLOUDY.
* CHANCE OF PRECIP.....0%.
* MIN TEMPERATURE......24-34.
* MAX HUMIDITY.........69-84 PERCENT.
* 20-FOOT WINDS........
*  VALLEYS/LWR SLOPES..NORTH WINDS 13 TO 20 MPH.
*  RIDGES/UPR SLOPES...NORTH WINDS 13 TO 20 MPH.
* SNOW LEVEL...........2000 FEET.
* MIXING HEIGHT........800-1500 FT AGL.
* TRANSPORT WINDS......

.TUESDAY...
* SKY/WEATHER..........SUNNY.
* CHANCE OF PRECIP.....0%.
* MAX TEMPERATURE......34-44.
* MIN HUMIDITY.........32-46 PERCENT.
* 20-FOOT WINDS........
*  VALLEYS/LWR SLOPES..NORTHEAST WINDS 10 TO 15 MPH.
*  RIDGES/UPR SLOPES...NORTHEAST WINDS 10 TO 15 MPH.
* SNOW LEVEL...........2000 FEET.
* MIXING HEIGHT........1700-2700 FT AGL.
* TRANSPORT WINDS......

.WEDNESDAY...MOSTLY CLEAR. SNOW LEVEL 2000 FEET. LOWS 24 TO 34.
HIGHS 37 TO 47. NORTHWEST WINDS 6 TO 9 MPH.
.THURSDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. SNOW LEVEL 3500 FEET. LOWS 29 TO 39.
HIGHS 38 TO 48. WEST WINDS AROUND 4 MPH.
.FRIDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. SNOW LEVEL 4500 FEET. LOWS 30 TO 40. HIGHS
42 TO 52 VALLEYS...35 TO 45 RIDGES. SOUTH WINDS AROUND 6 MPH.
.SATURDAY THROUGH SUNDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. SNOW LEVEL 5500 FEET. LOWS
34 TO 44. HIGHS 42 TO 52.

.8 TO 14 DAY OUTLOOK FOR MAR 09 - 15, 2015
ABOVE NORMAL TEMPERATURES AND ABOVE NORMAL PRECIPITATION.

$$

WAZ653-030015-
WESTERN WASHINGTON FIRE WEATHER ZONE 653
AREA 3...NORTH PUGET SOUND LOWLANDS-WHIDBEY ISLAND-SAN JUAN ISLANDS-
345 AM PST MON MAR 2 2015

.TODAY...
* SKY/WEATHER..........MOSTLY SUNNY.
* CHANCE OF PRECIP.....0%.
* MAX TEMPERATURE......43-53.
* MIN HUMIDITY.........45-60 PERCENT.
* 20-FOOT WINDS........NORTH WINDS 6 TO 10 MPH.
* MIXING HEIGHT........1900 FT AGL INCREASING TO 4000 FT AGL IN THE
  AFTERNOON.
* TRANSPORT WINDS......

.TONIGHT...
* SKY/WEATHER..........MOSTLY CLEAR.
* CHANCE OF PRECIP.....0%.
* MIN TEMPERATURE......28-38.
* MAX HUMIDITY.........62-77 PERCENT.
* 20-FOOT WINDS........NORTH WINDS 15 TO 19 MPH.
* MIXING HEIGHT........2100-2400 FT AGL.
* TRANSPORT WINDS......

.TUESDAY...
* SKY/WEATHER..........SUNNY.
* CHANCE OF PRECIP.....0%.
* MAX TEMPERATURE......39-49.
* MIN HUMIDITY.........27-42 PERCENT.
* 20-FOOT WINDS........NORTH WINDS 11 TO 15 MPH.
* MIXING HEIGHT........2300-3000 FT AGL.
* TRANSPORT WINDS......

.WEDNESDAY...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS 28 TO 38. HIGHS IN THE UPPER 40S.
SOUTHWEST WINDS 6 TO 9 MPH.
.THURSDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE UPPER 30S. HIGHS IN THE LOWER
50S. SOUTHEAST WINDS AROUND 3 MPH.
.FRIDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. LOWS AROUND 40. HIGHS IN THE LOWER 50S.
SOUTHEAST WINDS AROUND 4 MPH.
.SATURDAY THROUGH SUNDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE LOWER 40S.
HIGHS IN THE LOWER 50S.

.8 TO 14 DAY OUTLOOK FOR MAR 09 - 15, 2015
ABOVE NORMAL TEMPERATURES AND ABOVE NORMAL PRECIPITATION.

$$

WAZ654>657-030015-
WESTERN WASHINGTON FIRE WEATHER ZONES 654-655-656-657
AREA 4...INTERIOR LOWLANDS-
345 AM PST MON MAR 2 2015

.TODAY...
* SKY/WEATHER..........PARTLY SUNNY. CHANCE OF RAIN SHOWERS IN THE
  MORNING.
* CHANCE OF PRECIP.....10%.
* MAX TEMPERATURE......44-54.
* MIN HUMIDITY.........41-56 PERCENT.
* 20-FOOT WINDS........SOUTH WINDS AROUND 5 MPH SHIFTING TO THE
  NORTH AROUND 6 MPH IN THE AFTERNOON.
* MIXING HEIGHT........1800 FT AGL INCREASING TO 4400 FT AGL IN THE
  AFTERNOON.
* TRANSPORT WINDS......

.TONIGHT...
* SKY/WEATHER..........PARTLY CLOUDY.
* CHANCE OF PRECIP.....0%.
* MIN TEMPERATURE......25-35.
* MAX HUMIDITY.........68-83 PERCENT.
* 20-FOOT WINDS........NORTH WINDS 11 TO 14 MPH.
* MIXING HEIGHT........1200-2200 FT AGL.
* TRANSPORT WINDS......

.TUESDAY...
* SKY/WEATHER..........MOSTLY SUNNY.
* CHANCE OF PRECIP.....0%.
* MAX TEMPERATURE......42-52.
* MIN HUMIDITY.........25-40 PERCENT.
* 20-FOOT WINDS........NORTHEAST WINDS 9 TO 12 MPH.
* MIXING HEIGHT........2700-3700 FT AGL.
* TRANSPORT WINDS......

.WEDNESDAY...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS 25 TO 35. HIGHS IN THE LOWER 50S.
SOUTHWEST WINDS 5 TO 8 MPH.
.THURSDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS 30 TO 40. HIGHS IN THE LOWER 50S.
EAST WINDS AROUND 3 MPH.
.FRIDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE UPPER 30S. HIGHS IN THE MID
50S. SOUTHEAST WINDS AROUND 4 MPH.
.SATURDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE LOWER 40S. HIGHS IN THE MID
50S.
.SUNDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE LOWER 40S. HIGHS IN THE MID
50S.

.8 TO 14 DAY OUTLOOK FOR MAR 09 - 15, 2015
ABOVE NORMAL TEMPERATURES AND ABOVE NORMAL PRECIPITATION.

$$

WAZ658-659-030015-
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-
345 AM PST MON MAR 2 2015

.TODAY...
* SKY/WEATHER..........PARTLY SUNNY. CHANCE OF SNOW SHOWERS IN THE
  MORNING.
* CHANCE OF PRECIP.....20% DECREASING TO 10% IN THE AFTERNOON.
* MAX TEMPERATURE......38-48...EXCEPT 32-42 RIDGES.
* MIN HUMIDITY.........45-60 PERCENT...EXCEPT 54-69 PERCENT RIDGES.
* 20-FOOT WINDS........
*  VALLEYS/LWR SLOPES..WEST WINDS AROUND 5 MPH SHIFTING TO THE
   NORTHWEST AROUND 8 MPH IN THE AFTERNOON.
*  RIDGES/UPR SLOPES...NORTHWEST WINDS 5 TO 9 MPH.
* SNOW LEVEL...........2000 FEET.
* MIXING HEIGHT........2100 FT AGL INCREASING TO 4700 FT AGL IN THE
  AFTERNOON.
* TRANSPORT WINDS......

.TONIGHT...
* SKY/WEATHER..........PARTLY CLOUDY.
* CHANCE OF PRECIP.....0%.
* MIN TEMPERATURE......19-29...EXCEPT 14-24 RIDGES.
* MAX HUMIDITY.........69-84 PERCENT.
* 20-FOOT WINDS........
*  VALLEYS/LWR SLOPES..NORTH WINDS AROUND 12 MPH SHIFTING TO THE
   NORTHEAST AFTER MIDNIGHT.
*  RIDGES/UPR SLOPES...NORTH WINDS AROUND 13 MPH SHIFTING TO THE
   NORTHEAST AROUND 14 MPH AFTER MIDNIGHT.
* SNOW LEVEL...........2000 FEET.
* MIXING HEIGHT........1800-2800 FT AGL.
* TRANSPORT WINDS......

.TUESDAY...
* SKY/WEATHER..........SUNNY.
* CHANCE OF PRECIP.....0%.
* MAX TEMPERATURE......37-47...EXCEPT 30-40 RIDGES.
* MIN HUMIDITY.........39-54 PERCENT.
* 20-FOOT WINDS........
*  VALLEYS/LWR SLOPES..NORTHEAST WINDS 10 TO 13 MPH.
*  RIDGES/UPR SLOPES...NORTHEAST WINDS 11 TO 15 MPH.
* SNOW LEVEL...........1500 FEET.
* MIXING HEIGHT........2200-3200 FT AGL.
* TRANSPORT WINDS......

.WEDNESDAY...MOSTLY CLEAR. SNOW LEVEL 2500 FEET. LOWS 20 TO 30.
HIGHS 37 TO 47. WEST WINDS 6 TO 9 MPH.
.THURSDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. SNOW LEVEL 3000 FEET. LOWS 26 TO 36.
HIGHS 42 TO 52 VALLEYS...34 TO 44 RIDGES. SOUTHWEST WINDS AROUND
4 MPH.
.FRIDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH A CHANCE OF SHOWERS. SNOW LEVEL
4000 FEET. LOWS 28 TO 38. HIGHS 44 TO 54 VALLEYS...36 TO 46 RIDGES.
SOUTHEAST WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.
.SATURDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. SNOW LEVEL 5500 FEET. LOWS 31 TO 41.
HIGHS 45 TO 55 VALLEYS...38 TO 48 RIDGES.
.SUNDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. SNOW LEVEL 5500 FEET. LOWS 33 TO 43. HIGHS
46 TO 56 VALLEYS...39 TO 49 RIDGES.

.8 TO 14 DAY OUTLOOK FOR MAR 09 - 15, 2015
ABOVE NORMAL TEMPERATURES AND ABOVE NORMAL PRECIPITATION.

$$

WAZ662-030015-
WESTERN WASHINGTON FIRE WEATHER ZONE 662
AREA 6...NORTH CASCADES NATIONAL PARK-LAKE CHELAN NATIONAL
RECREATIONAL AREA-
345 AM PST MON MAR 2 2015

.TODAY...
* SKY/WEATHER..........MOSTLY SUNNY.
* CHANCE OF PRECIP.....0%.
* MAX TEMPERATURE......37-47...EXCEPT 28-38 RIDGES.
* MIN HUMIDITY.........42-48 PERCENT...EXCEPT 46-60 PERCENT RIDGES.
* 20-FOOT WINDS........
*  VALLEYS/LWR SLOPES..NORTHWEST WINDS 7 TO 11 MPH.
*  RIDGES/UPR SLOPES...NORTHWEST WINDS 8 TO 11 MPH.
* SNOW LEVEL...........1500 FEET.
* MIXING HEIGHT........1500 FT AGL INCREASING TO 4700 FT AGL IN THE
  AFTERNOON.
* TRANSPORT WINDS......

.TONIGHT...
* SKY/WEATHER..........MOSTLY CLEAR.
* CHANCE OF PRECIP.....0%.
* MIN TEMPERATURE......9-19.
* MAX HUMIDITY.........70-77 PERCENT...EXCEPT 73-87 PERCENT RIDGES.
* 20-FOOT WINDS........
*  VALLEYS/LWR SLOPES..NORTH WINDS AROUND 15 MPH SHIFTING TO THE
   NORTHEAST AROUND 11 MPH AFTER MIDNIGHT.
*  RIDGES/UPR SLOPES...NORTH WINDS AROUND 16 MPH SHIFTING TO THE
   NORTHEAST AROUND 13 MPH AFTER MIDNIGHT.
* SNOW LEVEL...........1000 FEET.
* MIXING HEIGHT........3200 FT AGL DECREASING TO 1200 FT AGL AFTER
  MIDNIGHT.
* TRANSPORT WINDS......

.TUESDAY...
* SKY/WEATHER..........SUNNY.
* CHANCE OF PRECIP.....0%.
* MAX TEMPERATURE......37-47...EXCEPT 29-39 RIDGES.
* MIN HUMIDITY.........27-39 PERCENT.
* 20-FOOT WINDS........
*  VALLEYS/LWR SLOPES..EAST WINDS 9 TO 12 MPH.
*  RIDGES/UPR SLOPES...EAST WINDS 10 TO 13 MPH.
* SNOW LEVEL...........500 FEET.
* MIXING HEIGHT........1300-2300 FT AGL.
* TRANSPORT WINDS......

.WEDNESDAY...MOSTLY CLEAR. SNOW LEVEL 2000 FEET. LOWS AROUND 16.
HIGHS 37 TO 47. WEST WINDS 8 TO 13 MPH.
.THURSDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. CHANCE OF SNOW SHOWERS. SNOW LEVEL
3000 FEET. LOWS 19 TO 29. HIGHS 43 TO 53 VALLEYS...36 TO 46 RIDGES.
NORTHWEST WINDS AROUND 6 MPH.
.FRIDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. CHANCE OF SHOWERS. SNOW LEVEL 3500 FEET.
LOWS 23 TO 33. HIGHS 45 TO 55 VALLEYS...38 TO 48 RIDGES. WEST WINDS
AROUND 4 MPH.
.SATURDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. SNOW LEVEL 4500 FEET. LOWS 25 TO 35.
HIGHS 46 TO 56 VALLEYS...39 TO 49 RIDGES.
.SUNDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. SNOW LEVEL 5000 FEET. LOWS IN THE LOWER
30S. HIGHS 48 TO 58 VALLEYS...41 TO 51 RIDGES.

.8 TO 14 DAY OUTLOOK FOR MAR 09 - 15, 2015
ABOVE NORMAL TEMPERATURES AND ABOVE NORMAL PRECIPITATION.

$$

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