Routine Fire Wx Fcst (With/Without 6-10 Day Outlook)
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FIRE WEATHER PLANNING FORECAST FOR NE OREGON AND SE WASHINGTON
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE PENDLETON OR
858 AM PDT WED SEP 17 2014

...LOCALLY BREEZY WINDS AND LOW HUMIDITIES OREGON ZONE 611 THIS
AFTERNOON AND EVENING...

...ISOLATED THUNDERSTORMS THURSDAY...

.DISCUSSION...A SOUTHWEST FLOW ALOFT HAS SPREAD MID AND HIGH LEVEL
CLOUDS ACROSS THE FORECAST AREA. THERE WILL ALSO BE A FEW SHOWERS
NEAR THE CASCADES TODAY ALONG WITH AN ISOLATED THUNDERSTORM OR TWO
IN THE OREGON CASCADES. THERE WILL BE A SLIGHT IMPROVEMENT IN
RH`S...BUT THERE WILL ALSO BE INCREASING WIND IN CENTRAL OREGON. A
LOW PRESSURE SYSTEM OFF THE CALIFORNIA COAST WILL TRACK EASTWARD
ON THURSDAY...BRINGING A BETTER CHANCE OF SHOWERS. ISOLATED
THUNDERSTORMS ARE ALSO EXPECTED ON THURSDAY...MAINLY OVER CENTRAL
AND NORTHEAST OREGON. HIGH PRESSURE WILL REBUILD LATE IN THE WEEK
FOR A DRY AND WARMING TREND.


***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 17
SALEM...2     MEDFORD...3     SPOKANE...4     BOISE...4

ORZ639-WAZ639-172330-
EAST SLOPES OF THE NORTHERN OREGON CASCADES-
EAST SLOPES OF THE SOUTHERN WASHINGTON CASCADES-
858 AM PDT WED SEP 17 2014

.TODAY...
* SKY/WEATHER..............MOSTLY CLOUDY.
* MAX TEMPERATURE..........77-83...EXCEPT 71-79 RIDGES.
* MIN HUMIDITY.............23-34 PERCENT.
* 20-FOOT WINDS............
*     VALLEYS/LWR SLOPES...WINDS NORTHEAST 1 TO 6 MPH IN THE AFTERNOON.
      UPSLOPE LESS THAN 5 MPH. IN THE EASTERN COLUMBIA RIVER
      GORGE...WINDS NORTHWEST 3 TO 8 MPH IN THE AFTERNOON.
*     RIDGES/UPR SLOPES....LIGHT LESS THAN 5 MPH BECOMING NORTHEAST 1
      TO 5 MPH IN THE AFTERNOON.
* CWR......................0 PERCENT.
* LAL......................1.
* HAINES INDEX.............3 (VERY LOW).
* MIXING HEIGHT............7200 FT AGL.
* TRANSPORT WINDS..........WEST UP TO 5 MPH SHIFTING TO THE SOUTH
  IN THE AFTERNOON.

.TONIGHT...
* SKY/WEATHER..............MOSTLY CLOUDY. A SLIGHT CHANCE OF
  SHOWERS.
* MIN TEMPERATURE..........51-59.
* MAX HUMIDITY.............74-86 PERCENT.
* HUMIDITY RECOVERY........GOOD.
* 20-FOOT WINDS............
*     VALLEYS/LWR SLOPES...WEST WINDS 3 TO 8 MPH...EXCEPT WEST 7 TO 13
      MPH IN THE EASTERN COLUMBIA RIVER GORGE.
*     RIDGES/UPR SLOPES....WEST WINDS 4 TO 9 MPH.
* CWR......................0 PERCENT.
* LAL......................1.
* HAINES INDEX.............2 (VERY LOW).
* MIXING HEIGHT............100 FT AGL.
* TRANSPORT WINDS..........WEST 5 TO 10 MPH.

.THURSDAY...
* SKY/WEATHER..............MOSTLY CLOUDY. A SLIGHT CHANCE OF
  SHOWERS.
* MAX TEMPERATURE..........71-78...EXCEPT 64-73 RIDGES.
* MIN HUMIDITY.............37-52 PERCENT.
* 20-FOOT WINDS............
*     VALLEYS/LWR SLOPES...WEST WINDS 2 TO 5 MPH INCREASING TO 6 TO 12
      MPH IN THE AFTERNOON. IN THE EASTERN COLUMBIA RIVER
      GORGE...UPSLOPE LESS THAN 5 MPH BECOMING WEST 8 TO 13 MPH IN
      THE AFTERNOON.
*     RIDGES/UPR SLOPES....WEST WINDS 2 TO 7 MPH INCREASING TO 7 TO 13
      MPH IN THE AFTERNOON.
* CWR......................0 PERCENT.
* LAL......................1.
* HAINES INDEX.............2 (VERY LOW).
* MIXING HEIGHT............12300 FT AGL.
* TRANSPORT WINDS..........WEST 5 TO 15 MPH.


.FORECAST DAYS 3 THROUGH 7......
.FRIDAY...A SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS. PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS 49 TO
54. HIGHS 73 TO 81. WEST WINDS 4 TO 9 MPH.
.SATURDAY...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS 48 TO 53. HIGHS 75 TO 85. EAST
WINDS 3 TO 8 MPH.
.SUNDAY...CLEAR. LOWS 51 TO 56. HIGHS 78 TO 87. EAST WINDS 2 TO
7 MPH.
.MONDAY...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS 53 TO 58. HIGHS 74 TO 85. TERRAIN
DRIVEN WINDS LESS THAN 5 MPH.
.TUESDAY...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS 51 TO 58. HIGHS 72 TO 85. WEST
WINDS 2 TO 7 MPH.

$$

ORZ610-172330-
EAST SLOPES OF CENTRAL OREGON CASCADES-
858 AM PDT WED SEP 17 2014

.TODAY...
* SKY/WEATHER..............MOSTLY CLOUDY. A SLIGHT CHANCE OF
  SHOWERS IN THE AFTERNOON.
* MAX TEMPERATURE..........80-87...EXCEPT 70-80 RIDGES.
* MIN HUMIDITY.............21-31 PERCENT.
* 20-FOOT WINDS............
*     VALLEYS/LWR SLOPES...UPSLOPE LESS THAN 5 MPH BECOMING NORTHWEST 2
      TO 7 MPH IN THE AFTERNOON.
*     RIDGES/UPR SLOPES....LIGHT LESS THAN 5 MPH BECOMING WEST 2 TO 7
      MPH IN THE AFTERNOON.
* CWR......................0 PERCENT.
* LAL......................1.
* HAINES INDEX.............3 (VERY LOW).
* MIXING HEIGHT............10200 FT AGL.
* TRANSPORT WINDS..........SOUTH UP TO 10 MPH.

.TONIGHT...
* SKY/WEATHER..............MOSTLY CLOUDY. A SLIGHT CHANCE OF
  SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS IN THE EVENING...THEN A CHANCE OF
  SHOWERS AFTER MIDNIGHT.
* MIN TEMPERATURE..........48-56.
* MAX HUMIDITY.............77-89 PERCENT.
* HUMIDITY RECOVERY........EXCELLENT.
* 20-FOOT WINDS............
*     VALLEYS/LWR SLOPES...WEST WINDS 3 TO 8 MPH.
*     RIDGES/UPR SLOPES....NORTHWEST WINDS 4 TO 10 MPH.
* CWR......................0 PERCENT.
* LAL......................2 DECREASING TO 1 AFTER MIDNIGHT.
* HAINES INDEX.............2 (VERY LOW).
* MIXING HEIGHT............100 FT AGL.
* TRANSPORT WINDS..........WEST UP TO 5 MPH.

.THURSDAY...
* SKY/WEATHER..............MOSTLY CLOUDY. A SLIGHT CHANCE OF
  SHOWERS IN THE MORNING...THEN A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND A SLIGHT
  CHANCE OF THUNDERSTORMS IN THE AFTERNOON.
* MAX TEMPERATURE..........71-79...EXCEPT 60-70 RIDGES.
* MIN HUMIDITY.............37-47 PERCENT...EXCEPT 50-59 PERCENT
  RIDGES.
* 20-FOOT WINDS............
*     VALLEYS/LWR SLOPES...UPSLOPE LESS THAN 5 MPH BECOMING WEST 3 TO 7
      MPH IN THE AFTERNOON.
*     RIDGES/UPR SLOPES....WEST WINDS 1 TO 5 MPH INCREASING TO 5 TO 11
      MPH IN THE AFTERNOON.
* CWR......................10 PERCENT.
* LAL......................1 INCREASING TO 2 IN THE AFTERNOON.
* HAINES INDEX.............2 (VERY LOW).
* MIXING HEIGHT............8300 FT AGL.
* TRANSPORT WINDS..........WEST UP TO 5 MPH.


.FORECAST DAYS 3 THROUGH 7......
.FRIDAY...A SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS. PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS 44 TO
51. HIGHS 70 TO 81. NORTHWEST WINDS 2 TO 7 MPH.
.SATURDAY...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS 44 TO 50. HIGHS 74 TO 84. EAST
WINDS 2 TO 7 MPH.
.SUNDAY...CLEAR. LOWS 45 TO 52. HIGHS 77 TO 87. SOUTHEAST WINDS
2 TO 7 MPH.
.MONDAY...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS 47 TO 54. HIGHS 72 TO 85. SOUTHWEST
WINDS UP TO 5 MPH.
.TUESDAY...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS 46 TO 52. HIGHS 71 TO 85. SOUTHWEST
WINDS 2 TO 7 MPH.

$$

ORZ611-172330-
DESCHUTES NATIONAL FOREST - MINUS SISTERS RANGER DISTRICT-
858 AM PDT WED SEP 17 2014

...LOCALLY BREEZY WIND AND LOW RH`S THIS AFTERNOON AND EVENING...

.TODAY...
* SKY/WEATHER..............MOSTLY CLOUDY.
* MAX TEMPERATURE..........77-83...EXCEPT 71-77 RIDGES.
* MIN HUMIDITY.............13-24 PERCENT.
* 20-FOOT WINDS............
*     VALLEYS/LWR SLOPES...UPSLOPE LESS THAN 5 MPH BECOMING SOUTHWEST 5
      TO 10 MPH IN THE AFTERNOON.
*     RIDGES/UPR SLOPES....SOUTHWEST WINDS 2 TO 7 MPH.
* CWR......................0 PERCENT.
* LAL......................1.
* HAINES INDEX.............4 (LOW).
* MIXING HEIGHT............10200 FT AGL.
* TRANSPORT WINDS..........SOUTH 5 TO 20 MPH.

.TONIGHT...
* SKY/WEATHER..............MOSTLY CLOUDY. A SLIGHT CHANCE OF
  SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS IN THE EVENING...THEN A CHANCE OF
  SHOWERS AFTER MIDNIGHT.
* MIN TEMPERATURE..........45-50.
* MAX HUMIDITY.............69-84 PERCENT.
* HUMIDITY RECOVERY........GOOD...EXCEPT EXCELLENT RIDGES.
* 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 4 TO 9 MPH IN THE EVENING
      BECOMING LIGHT WINDS LESS THAN 5 MPH.
* CWR......................10 PERCENT.
* LAL......................2 DECREASING TO 1 AFTER MIDNIGHT.
* HAINES INDEX.............3 (VERY LOW).
* MIXING HEIGHT............100 FT AGL.
* TRANSPORT WINDS..........SOUTH UP TO 20 MPH.

.THURSDAY...
* SKY/WEATHER..............MOSTLY CLOUDY. A SLIGHT CHANCE OF
  SHOWERS IN THE MORNING...THEN A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND A SLIGHT
  CHANCE OF THUNDERSTORMS IN THE AFTERNOON.
* MAX TEMPERATURE..........67-73...EXCEPT 60-67 RIDGES.
* MIN HUMIDITY.............38-53 PERCENT.
* 20-FOOT WINDS............
*     VALLEYS/LWR SLOPES...UPSLOPE LESS THAN 5 MPH BECOMING NORTHWEST 2
      TO 7 MPH IN THE AFTERNOON.
*     RIDGES/UPR SLOPES....LIGHT LESS THAN 5 MPH BECOMING NORTHWEST 3
      TO 8 MPH IN THE AFTERNOON.
* CWR......................30 PERCENT.
* LAL......................1 INCREASING TO 2 IN THE AFTERNOON.
* HAINES INDEX.............2 (VERY LOW).
* MIXING HEIGHT............9500 FT AGL.
* TRANSPORT WINDS..........WEST UP TO 10 MPH.


.FORECAST DAYS 3 THROUGH 7......
.FRIDAY...A SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS. PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS 36 TO
44. HIGHS 70 TO 76. NORTH WINDS 1 TO 6 MPH.
.SATURDAY...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS 36 TO 45. HIGHS 76 TO 83.
SOUTHEAST WINDS 1 TO 6 MPH.
.SUNDAY...CLEAR. LOWS 38 TO 47. HIGHS 76 TO 82. SOUTHEAST WINDS
1 TO 5 MPH.
.MONDAY...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS 39 TO 47. HIGHS 72 TO 79. SOUTHWEST
WINDS 1 TO 5 MPH.
.TUESDAY...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS 39 TO 46. HIGHS 74 TO 81. SOUTH
WINDS 1 TO 6 MPH.

$$

ORZ640-172330-
CENTRAL MOUNTAINS OF OREGON-
858 AM PDT WED SEP 17 2014

.TODAY...
* SKY/WEATHER..............MOSTLY CLOUDY.
* MAX TEMPERATURE..........82-87...EXCEPT 76-84 RIDGES.
* MIN HUMIDITY.............11-19 PERCENT.
* 20-FOOT WINDS............
*     VALLEYS/LWR SLOPES...UPSLOPE LESS THAN 5 MPH BECOMING SOUTHWEST 3
      TO 8 MPH IN THE AFTERNOON.
*     RIDGES/UPR SLOPES....LIGHT LESS THAN 5 MPH BECOMING SOUTHWEST 3
      TO 8 MPH IN THE AFTERNOON.
* CWR......................0 PERCENT.
* LAL......................1.
* HAINES INDEX.............4 (LOW).
* MIXING HEIGHT............10700 FT AGL.
* TRANSPORT WINDS..........SOUTHEAST UP TO 5 MPH INCREASING TO
  SOUTH 10 TO 20 MPH IN THE AFTERNOON.

.TONIGHT...
* SKY/WEATHER..............MOSTLY CLOUDY. A SLIGHT CHANCE OF
  SHOWERS IN THE EVENING.
* MIN TEMPERATURE..........48-55.
* MAX HUMIDITY.............69-80 PERCENT.
* HUMIDITY RECOVERY........GOOD.
* 20-FOOT WINDS............
*     VALLEYS/LWR SLOPES...WEST WINDS 3 TO 8 MPH.
*     RIDGES/UPR SLOPES....NORTHWEST WINDS 3 TO 8 MPH.
* CWR......................0 PERCENT.
* LAL......................1.
* HAINES INDEX.............3 (VERY LOW).
* MIXING HEIGHT............100 FT AGL.
* TRANSPORT WINDS..........SOUTHWEST 5 TO 20 MPH SHIFTING TO THE
  WEST 5 TO 10 MPH AFTER MIDNIGHT.

.THURSDAY...
* SKY/WEATHER..............MOSTLY CLOUDY. A SLIGHT CHANCE OF
  SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS IN THE AFTERNOON.
* MAX TEMPERATURE..........72-78...EXCEPT 65-74 RIDGES.
* MIN HUMIDITY.............30-40 PERCENT.
* 20-FOOT WINDS............
*     VALLEYS/LWR SLOPES...UPSLOPE LESS THAN 5 MPH BECOMING NORTHWEST 3
      TO 7 MPH IN THE AFTERNOON.
*     RIDGES/UPR SLOPES....LIGHT LESS THAN 5 MPH BECOMING NORTHWEST 3
      TO 8 MPH IN THE AFTERNOON.
* CWR......................0 PERCENT.
* LAL......................1 INCREASING TO 2 IN THE AFTERNOON.
* HAINES INDEX.............2 (VERY LOW).
* MIXING HEIGHT............9900 FT AGL.
* TRANSPORT WINDS..........WEST UP TO 10 MPH.


.FORECAST DAYS 3 THROUGH 7......
.FRIDAY...A SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS. PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS 41 TO
50. HIGHS 74 TO 80. NORTHWEST WINDS 2 TO 7 MPH.
.SATURDAY...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS 41 TO 51. HIGHS 78 TO 83.
SOUTHEAST WINDS 1 TO 6 MPH.
.SUNDAY...CLEAR. LOWS 43 TO 51. HIGHS 80 TO 86. SOUTH WINDS 2 TO
7 MPH.
.MONDAY...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS 44 TO 53. HIGHS 78 TO 84. SOUTH
WINDS 1 TO 6 MPH.
.TUESDAY...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS 44 TO 52. HIGHS 79 TO 85. SOUTHWEST
WINDS 1 TO 5 MPH.

$$

ORZ641-WAZ641-172330-
LOWER COLUMBIA BASIN OF OREGON-LOWER COLUMBIA BASIN OF WASHINGTON-
858 AM PDT WED SEP 17 2014

.TODAY...
* SKY/WEATHER..............MOSTLY CLOUDY.
* MAX TEMPERATURE..........81-86...EXCEPT 76-83 RIDGES.
* MIN HUMIDITY.............20-25 PERCENT.
* 20-FOOT WINDS............
*     VALLEYS/LWR SLOPES...SOUTH WINDS 1 TO 5 MPH SHIFTING TO THE NORTH
      2 TO 7 MPH IN THE AFTERNOON.
*     RIDGES/UPR SLOPES....SOUTHWEST WINDS 1 TO 5 MPH SHIFTING TO THE
      NORTH 1 TO 6 MPH IN THE AFTERNOON.
* CWR......................0 PERCENT.
* LAL......................1.
* HAINES INDEX.............4 (LOW).
* MIXING HEIGHT............8600 FT AGL.
* TRANSPORT WINDS..........SOUTH UP TO 5 MPH.

.TONIGHT...
* SKY/WEATHER..............MOSTLY CLOUDY.
* MIN TEMPERATURE..........56-61.
* MAX HUMIDITY.............63-75 PERCENT.
* HUMIDITY RECOVERY........GOOD.
* 20-FOOT WINDS............
*     VALLEYS/LWR SLOPES...WEST WINDS 3 TO 8 MPH.
*     RIDGES/UPR SLOPES....WEST WINDS 5 TO 11 MPH.
* CWR......................0 PERCENT.
* LAL......................1.
* HAINES INDEX.............3 (VERY LOW).
* MIXING HEIGHT............0 FT AGL.
* TRANSPORT WINDS..........SOUTHWEST 5 TO 10 MPH.

.THURSDAY...
* SKY/WEATHER..............MOSTLY CLOUDY. A SLIGHT CHANCE OF
  SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS IN THE AFTERNOON.
* MAX TEMPERATURE..........76-83...EXCEPT 70-79 RIDGES.
* MIN HUMIDITY.............28-37 PERCENT.
* 20-FOOT WINDS............
*     VALLEYS/LWR SLOPES...WEST WINDS 5 TO 11 MPH.
*     RIDGES/UPR SLOPES....WEST WINDS 5 TO 11 MPH.
* CWR......................0 PERCENT.
* LAL......................1 INCREASING TO 2 IN THE AFTERNOON.
* HAINES INDEX.............2 (VERY LOW).
* MIXING HEIGHT............8100 FT AGL.
* TRANSPORT WINDS..........SOUTHWEST 5 TO 15 MPH.


.FORECAST DAYS 3 THROUGH 7......
.FRIDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS 52 TO 57. HIGHS 77 TO 83. SOUTHWEST
WINDS 3 TO 8 MPH.
.SATURDAY...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS 51 TO 56. HIGHS 78 TO 85. EAST
WINDS 1 TO 5 MPH.
.SUNDAY...CLEAR. LOWS 52 TO 57. HIGHS 81 TO 88. SOUTH WINDS 2 TO
7 MPH.
.MONDAY...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS 53 TO 58. HIGHS 81 TO 87. SOUTHWEST
WINDS 1 TO 5 MPH.
.TUESDAY...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS 54 TO 59. HIGHS 81 TO 88. SOUTHWEST
WINDS 2 TO 7 MPH.

$$

ORZ642-172330-
SOUTHERN BLUE AND STRAWBERRY MOUNTAINS-
858 AM PDT WED SEP 17 2014

.TODAY...
* SKY/WEATHER..............MOSTLY CLOUDY.
* MAX TEMPERATURE..........81-88...EXCEPT 76-84 RIDGES.
* MIN HUMIDITY.............11-16 PERCENT.
* 20-FOOT WINDS............
*     VALLEYS/LWR SLOPES...UPSLOPE LESS THAN 5 MPH BECOMING SOUTH 3 TO
      7 MPH IN THE AFTERNOON.
*     RIDGES/UPR SLOPES....LIGHT LESS THAN 5 MPH BECOMING SOUTH 3 TO 8
      MPH IN THE AFTERNOON.
* CWR......................0 PERCENT.
* LAL......................1.
* HAINES INDEX.............4 (LOW).
* MIXING HEIGHT............10600 FT AGL.
* TRANSPORT WINDS..........SOUTH UP TO 10 MPH INCREASING TO
  SOUTHWEST 15 TO 25 MPH IN THE AFTERNOON.

.TONIGHT...
* SKY/WEATHER..............MOSTLY CLOUDY THEN BECOMING PARTLY
  CLOUDY. A SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS AFTER MIDNIGHT.
* MIN TEMPERATURE..........44-51.
* MAX HUMIDITY.............53-68 PERCENT.
* HUMIDITY RECOVERY........GOOD...EXCEPT MODERATE RIDGES.
* 20-FOOT WINDS............
*     VALLEYS/LWR SLOPES...SOUTHWEST WINDS 2 TO 7 MPH IN THE EVENING
      BECOMING DRAINAGE WINDS LESS THAN 5 MPH.
*     RIDGES/UPR SLOPES....SOUTHWEST WINDS 3 TO 8 MPH.
* CWR......................0 PERCENT.
* LAL......................1.
* HAINES INDEX.............3 (VERY LOW).
* MIXING HEIGHT............100 FT AGL.
* TRANSPORT WINDS..........SOUTHWEST 15 TO 20 MPH DECREASING TO 5
  TO 10 MPH AFTER MIDNIGHT.

.THURSDAY...
* SKY/WEATHER..............PARTLY CLOUDY. A SLIGHT CHANCE OF
  SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS IN THE AFTERNOON.
* MAX TEMPERATURE..........71-77.
* MIN HUMIDITY.............25-33 PERCENT.
* 20-FOOT WINDS............
*     VALLEYS/LWR SLOPES...UPSLOPE LESS THAN 5 MPH BECOMING WEST 5 TO 8
      MPH IN THE AFTERNOON.
*     RIDGES/UPR SLOPES....LIGHT LESS THAN 5 MPH BECOMING WEST 4 TO 9
      MPH IN THE AFTERNOON.
* CWR......................10 PERCENT.
* LAL......................1 INCREASING TO 2 IN THE AFTERNOON.
* HAINES INDEX.............2 (VERY LOW).
* MIXING HEIGHT............10200 FT AGL.
* TRANSPORT WINDS..........SOUTHWEST 5 TO 15 MPH.


.FORECAST DAYS 3 THROUGH 7......
.FRIDAY...A SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS. PARTLY
CLOUDY. LOWS 40 TO 47. HIGHS 72 TO 78. NORTHWEST WINDS 2 TO
7 MPH.
.SATURDAY...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS 39 TO 47. HIGHS 76 TO 81. EAST
WINDS 1 TO 6 MPH.
.SUNDAY...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS 40 TO 48. HIGHS 78 TO 83. TERRAIN
DRIVEN WINDS LESS THAN 5 MPH.
.MONDAY...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS 41 TO 49. HIGHS 77 TO 82. TERRAIN
DRIVEN WINDS LESS THAN 5 MPH.
.TUESDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS 41 TO 49. HIGHS 75 TO 84. TERRAIN
DRIVEN WINDS LESS THAN 5 MPH.

$$

ORZ643-WAZ643-172330-
NORTHERN BLUE MOUNTAINS OF OREGON-BLUE MOUNTAINS OF WASHINGTON-
858 AM PDT WED SEP 17 2014

.TODAY...
* SKY/WEATHER..............MOSTLY CLOUDY.
* MAX TEMPERATURE..........79-89...EXCEPT 72-80 RIDGES.
* MIN HUMIDITY.............18-29 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.............4 (LOW).
* MIXING HEIGHT............8000 FT AGL.
* TRANSPORT WINDS..........SOUTH UP TO 10 MPH.

.TONIGHT...
* SKY/WEATHER..............PARTLY CLOUDY.
* MIN TEMPERATURE..........52-59.
* MAX HUMIDITY.............56-68 PERCENT.
* HUMIDITY RECOVERY........MODERATE.
* 20-FOOT WINDS............
*     VALLEYS/LWR SLOPES...WEST WINDS 1 TO 5 MPH.
*     RIDGES/UPR SLOPES....LIGHT WINDS LESS THAN 5 MPH.
* CWR......................0 PERCENT.
* LAL......................1.
* HAINES INDEX.............3 (VERY LOW).
* MIXING HEIGHT............100 FT AGL.
* TRANSPORT WINDS..........WEST 5 TO 10 MPH.

.THURSDAY...
* SKY/WEATHER..............MOSTLY CLOUDY. A SLIGHT CHANCE OF
  SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS IN THE AFTERNOON.
* MAX TEMPERATURE..........70-81...EXCEPT 63-70 RIDGES.
* MIN HUMIDITY.............30-42 PERCENT.
* 20-FOOT WINDS............
*     VALLEYS/LWR SLOPES...WEST WINDS 4 TO 9 MPH.
*     RIDGES/UPR SLOPES....WEST WINDS 4 TO 9 MPH.
* CWR......................0 PERCENT.
* LAL......................1 INCREASING TO 2 IN THE AFTERNOON.
* HAINES INDEX.............2 (VERY LOW).
* MIXING HEIGHT............8000 FT AGL.
* TRANSPORT WINDS..........SOUTHWEST 5 TO 15 MPH.


.FORECAST DAYS 3 THROUGH 7......
.FRIDAY...A SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS. PARTLY
CLOUDY. LOWS 46 TO 53. HIGHS 66 TO 79. WEST WINDS 3 TO 8 MPH.
.SATURDAY...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS 45 TO 53. HIGHS 70 TO 83. TERRAIN
DRIVEN WINDS LESS THAN 5 MPH.
.SUNDAY...CLEAR. LOWS 48 TO 56. HIGHS 74 TO 86. SOUTH WINDS 1 TO
5 MPH.
.MONDAY...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS 48 TO 56. HIGHS 73 TO 85. TERRAIN
DRIVEN WINDS LESS THAN 5 MPH.
.TUESDAY...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS 49 TO 57. HIGHS 72 TO 86. SOUTHWEST
WINDS 1 TO 5 MPH.

$$

ORZ644-172330-
CENTRAL BLUE MOUNTAINS-
858 AM PDT WED SEP 17 2014

.TODAY...
* SKY/WEATHER..............MOSTLY CLOUDY.
* MAX TEMPERATURE..........81-88...EXCEPT 76-84 RIDGES.
* MIN HUMIDITY.............12-18 PERCENT.
* 20-FOOT WINDS............
*     VALLEYS/LWR SLOPES...UPSLOPE LESS THAN 5 MPH BECOMING SOUTH 2 TO
      7 MPH IN THE AFTERNOON.
*     RIDGES/UPR SLOPES....LIGHT LESS THAN 5 MPH BECOMING SOUTH 2 TO 7
      MPH IN THE AFTERNOON.
* CWR......................0 PERCENT.
* LAL......................1.
* HAINES INDEX.............4 (LOW).
* MIXING HEIGHT............10600 FT AGL.
* TRANSPORT WINDS..........SOUTHEAST UP TO 5 MPH INCREASING TO
  SOUTH 10 TO 20 MPH IN THE AFTERNOON.

.TONIGHT...
* SKY/WEATHER..............PARTLY CLOUDY. A SLIGHT CHANCE OF
  SHOWERS AFTER MIDNIGHT.
* MIN TEMPERATURE..........49-54.
* MAX HUMIDITY.............56-71 PERCENT.
* HUMIDITY RECOVERY........GOOD...EXCEPT MODERATE RIDGES.
* 20-FOOT WINDS............
*     VALLEYS/LWR SLOPES...WEST WINDS 2 TO 7 MPH.
*     RIDGES/UPR SLOPES....WEST WINDS 2 TO 7 MPH.
* CWR......................0 PERCENT.
* LAL......................1.
* HAINES INDEX.............3 (VERY LOW).
* MIXING HEIGHT............100 FT AGL.
* TRANSPORT WINDS..........SOUTHWEST 5 TO 15 MPH.

.THURSDAY...
* SKY/WEATHER..............MOSTLY CLOUDY. A SLIGHT CHANCE OF
  SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS IN THE AFTERNOON.
* MAX TEMPERATURE..........71-80...EXCEPT 66-74 RIDGES.
* MIN HUMIDITY.............29-39 PERCENT.
* 20-FOOT WINDS............
*     VALLEYS/LWR SLOPES...UPSLOPE LESS THAN 5 MPH BECOMING WEST 2 TO 7
      MPH IN THE AFTERNOON.
*     RIDGES/UPR SLOPES....WEST WINDS 3 TO 8 MPH.
* CWR......................0 PERCENT.
* LAL......................1 INCREASING TO 2 IN THE AFTERNOON.
* HAINES INDEX.............2 (VERY LOW).
* MIXING HEIGHT............9900 FT AGL.
* TRANSPORT WINDS..........SOUTHWEST UP TO 10 MPH.


.FORECAST DAYS 3 THROUGH 7......
.FRIDAY...A SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS. PARTLY
CLOUDY. LOWS 45 TO 50. HIGHS 69 TO 79. WEST WINDS 2 TO 7 MPH.
.SATURDAY...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS 45 TO 50. HIGHS 72 TO 82. EAST
WINDS 1 TO 5 MPH.
.SUNDAY...CLEAR. LOWS 45 TO 52. HIGHS 76 TO 85. SOUTHEAST WINDS
1 TO 6 MPH.
.MONDAY...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS 46 TO 52. HIGHS 74 TO 84. TERRAIN
DRIVEN WINDS LESS THAN 5 MPH.
.TUESDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS 46 TO 51. HIGHS 75 TO 86. TERRAIN
DRIVEN WINDS LESS THAN 5 MPH.

$$

ORZ645-WAZ645-172330-
WALLOWA DISTRICT-ASOTIN COUNTY-
858 AM PDT WED SEP 17 2014

.TODAY...
* SKY/WEATHER..............MOSTLY CLOUDY.
* MAX TEMPERATURE..........81-90...EXCEPT 74-82 RIDGES.
* MIN HUMIDITY.............15-21 PERCENT.
* 20-FOOT WINDS............
*     VALLEYS/LWR SLOPES...UPSLOPE LESS THAN 5 MPH BECOMING SOUTHEAST 2
      TO 7 MPH IN THE AFTERNOON.
*     RIDGES/UPR SLOPES....LIGHT LESS THAN 5 MPH BECOMING SOUTH 4 TO 9
      MPH IN THE AFTERNOON.
* CWR......................0 PERCENT.
* LAL......................1.
* HAINES INDEX.............4 (LOW).
* MIXING HEIGHT............11200 FT AGL.
* TRANSPORT WINDS..........SOUTHEAST UP TO 5 MPH SHIFTING TO THE
  SOUTH 5 TO 15 MPH IN THE AFTERNOON.

.TONIGHT...
* SKY/WEATHER..............PARTLY CLOUDY THEN BECOMING MOSTLY
  CLOUDY. A SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS AFTER MIDNIGHT.
* MIN TEMPERATURE..........52-59.
* MAX HUMIDITY.............53-68 PERCENT.
* HUMIDITY RECOVERY........MODERATE.
* 20-FOOT WINDS............
*     VALLEYS/LWR SLOPES...SOUTHWEST WINDS 2 TO 7 MPH.
*     RIDGES/UPR SLOPES....SOUTHWEST WINDS 4 TO 9 MPH.
* CWR......................0 PERCENT.
* LAL......................1.
* HAINES INDEX.............3 (VERY LOW).
* MIXING HEIGHT............100 FT AGL.
* TRANSPORT WINDS..........SOUTHWEST 5 TO 20 MPH SHIFTING TO THE
  SOUTH 5 TO 10 MPH AFTER MIDNIGHT.

.THURSDAY...
* SKY/WEATHER..............MOSTLY CLOUDY. A SLIGHT CHANCE OF
  SHOWERS. A SLIGHT CHANCE OF THUNDERSTORMS IN THE AFTERNOON.
* MAX TEMPERATURE..........73-83...EXCEPT 67-76 RIDGES.
* MIN HUMIDITY.............24-35 PERCENT.
* 20-FOOT WINDS............
*     VALLEYS/LWR SLOPES...SOUTHWEST WINDS 4 TO 9 MPH.
*     RIDGES/UPR SLOPES....SOUTHWEST WINDS 5 TO 11 MPH.
* CWR......................0 PERCENT.
* LAL......................1 INCREASING TO 3 IN THE AFTERNOON.
* HAINES INDEX.............3 (VERY LOW).
* MIXING HEIGHT............10900 FT AGL.
* TRANSPORT WINDS..........SOUTHWEST 5 TO 10 MPH.


.FORECAST DAYS 3 THROUGH 7......
.FRIDAY...A SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS. PARTLY
CLOUDY. LOWS 45 TO 53. HIGHS 69 TO 81. WEST WINDS 1 TO 6 MPH.
.SATURDAY...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS 44 TO 52. HIGHS 73 TO 85. EAST
WINDS 1 TO 5 MPH.
.SUNDAY...CLEAR. LOWS 47 TO 55. HIGHS 77 TO 89. TERRAIN DRIVEN
WINDS LESS THAN 5 MPH.
.MONDAY...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS 48 TO 55. HIGHS 75 TO 87. TERRAIN
DRIVEN WINDS LESS THAN 5 MPH.
.TUESDAY...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS 48 TO 55. HIGHS 77 TO 87. TERRAIN
DRIVEN WINDS LESS THAN 5 MPH.

$$

WAZ675-172330-
EASTERN WASHINGTON SOUTHERN COLUMBIA BASIN-
858 AM PDT WED SEP 17 2014

.TODAY...
* SKY/WEATHER..............MOSTLY CLOUDY.
* MAX TEMPERATURE..........80-85...EXCEPT 75-82 RIDGES.
* MIN HUMIDITY.............22-27 PERCENT.
* 20-FOOT WINDS............
*     VALLEYS/LWR SLOPES...UPSLOPE LESS THAN 5 MPH BECOMING NORTHEAST 1
      TO 5 MPH IN THE AFTERNOON.
*     RIDGES/UPR SLOPES....NORTHWEST WINDS 1 TO 5 MPH IN THE MORNING
      BECOMING LIGHT LESS THAN 5 MPH.
* CWR......................0 PERCENT.
* LAL......................1.
* HAINES INDEX.............3 (VERY LOW).
* MIXING HEIGHT............7400 FT AGL.
* TRANSPORT WINDS..........NORTHWEST AROUND 5 MPH SHIFTING TO THE
  SOUTHEAST UP TO 5 MPH IN THE AFTERNOON.

.TONIGHT...
* SKY/WEATHER..............MOSTLY CLOUDY. A SLIGHT CHANCE OF
  SHOWERS AFTER MIDNIGHT.
* MIN TEMPERATURE..........56-61.
* MAX HUMIDITY.............64-79 PERCENT.
* HUMIDITY RECOVERY........GOOD.
* 20-FOOT WINDS............
*     VALLEYS/LWR SLOPES...DRAINAGE WINDS LESS THAN 5 MPH BECOMING WEST
      2 TO 7 MPH AFTER MIDNIGHT.
*     RIDGES/UPR SLOPES....LIGHT WINDS LESS THAN 5 MPH BECOMING
      NORTHWEST 5 TO 11 MPH AFTER MIDNIGHT.
* CWR......................0 PERCENT.
* LAL......................1.
* HAINES INDEX.............3 (VERY LOW).
* MIXING HEIGHT............0 FT AGL.
* TRANSPORT WINDS..........SOUTHWEST UP TO 5 MPH SHIFTING TO THE
  WEST 5 TO 15 MPH AFTER MIDNIGHT.

.THURSDAY...
* SKY/WEATHER..............MOSTLY CLOUDY. A SLIGHT CHANCE OF
  SHOWERS IN THE AFTERNOON.
* MAX TEMPERATURE..........77-84...EXCEPT 70-79 RIDGES.
* MIN HUMIDITY.............26-36 PERCENT.
* 20-FOOT WINDS............
*     VALLEYS/LWR SLOPES...WEST WINDS 3 TO 8 MPH.
*     RIDGES/UPR SLOPES....WEST WINDS 5 TO 11 MPH.
* CWR......................0 PERCENT.
* LAL......................1.
* HAINES INDEX.............2 (VERY LOW).
* MIXING HEIGHT............9000 FT AGL.
* TRANSPORT WINDS..........WEST 5 TO 15 MPH.


.FORECAST DAYS 3 THROUGH 7......
.FRIDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS 52 TO 57. HIGHS 78 TO 85. WEST
WINDS 3 TO 8 MPH.
.SATURDAY...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS 51 TO 56. HIGHS 78 TO 85.
NORTHEAST WINDS 1 TO 6 MPH.
.SUNDAY...CLEAR. LOWS 53 TO 58. HIGHS 81 TO 88. NORTHWEST WINDS
2 TO 7 MPH.
.MONDAY...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS 55 TO 60. HIGHS 82 TO 88. TERRAIN
DRIVEN WINDS LESS THAN 5 MPH.
.TUESDAY...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS 54 TO 59. HIGHS 80 TO 88. SOUTHWEST
WINDS 2 TO 7 MPH.

$$

WAZ681-172330-
YAKAMA ALPINE DISTRICT-
858 AM PDT WED SEP 17 2014

.TODAY...
* SKY/WEATHER..............MOSTLY CLOUDY.
* MAX TEMPERATURE..........72-81...EXCEPT 66-77 RIDGES.
* MIN HUMIDITY.............23-31 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.............3 (VERY LOW).
* MIXING HEIGHT............7600 FT AGL.
* TRANSPORT WINDS..........WEST UP TO 5 MPH SHIFTING TO THE SOUTH
  AROUND 5 MPH IN THE AFTERNOON.

.TONIGHT...
* SKY/WEATHER..............MOSTLY CLOUDY. A SLIGHT CHANCE OF
  SHOWERS IN THE EVENING...THEN A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AFTER MIDNIGHT.
* MIN TEMPERATURE..........49-58.
* MAX HUMIDITY.............73-88 PERCENT.
* HUMIDITY RECOVERY........GOOD...EXCEPT EXCELLENT RIDGES.
* 20-FOOT WINDS............
*     VALLEYS/LWR SLOPES...DRAINAGE WINDS LESS THAN 5 MPH BECOMING WEST
      3 TO 8 MPH AFTER MIDNIGHT.
*     RIDGES/UPR SLOPES....WEST WINDS 3 TO 8 MPH.
* CWR......................10 PERCENT.
* LAL......................1.
* HAINES INDEX.............2 (VERY LOW).
* MIXING HEIGHT............100 FT AGL.
* TRANSPORT WINDS..........WEST 5 TO 10 MPH.

.THURSDAY...
* SKY/WEATHER..............MOSTLY CLOUDY. A SLIGHT CHANCE OF
  SHOWERS IN THE MORNING...THEN A CHANCE OF SHOWERS IN THE
  AFTERNOON.
* MAX TEMPERATURE..........64-75...EXCEPT 58-71 RIDGES.
* MIN HUMIDITY.............39-54 PERCENT.
* 20-FOOT WINDS............
*     VALLEYS/LWR SLOPES...WEST WINDS 4 TO 10 MPH.
*     RIDGES/UPR SLOPES....WEST WINDS 6 TO 12 MPH.
* CWR......................0 PERCENT.
* LAL......................1.
* HAINES INDEX.............2 (VERY LOW).
* MIXING HEIGHT............6700 FT AGL.
* TRANSPORT WINDS..........WEST 5 TO 15 MPH.


.FORECAST DAYS 3 THROUGH 7......
.FRIDAY...A SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS. PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS 43 TO
51. HIGHS 63 TO 77. WEST WINDS 2 TO 7 MPH.
.SATURDAY...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS 44 TO 50. HIGHS 66 TO 79. TERRAIN
DRIVEN WINDS LESS THAN 5 MPH.
.SUNDAY...CLEAR. LOWS 48 TO 54. HIGHS 70 TO 82. EAST WINDS 2 TO
7 MPH.
.MONDAY...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS 50 TO 57. HIGHS 68 TO 81. TERRAIN
DRIVEN WINDS LESS THAN 5 MPH.
.TUESDAY...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS 49 TO 56. HIGHS 66 TO 80. WEST
WINDS 3 TO 8 MPH.

$$


.8-14 DAY OUTLOOK FOR WEDNESDAY SEPTEMBER 24 THROUGH TUESDAY SEPTEMBER 30...

A GREATER CHANCE OF ABOVE NORMAL TEMPERATURES AND BELOW NORMAL
PRECIPITATION.

$$






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