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Fire Weather Planning Forecast for Western Washington
National Weather Service Seattle WA
749 AM PDT Sat Jul 22 2017

Current warnings/watches...none.

.DISCUSSION...A weak upper level disturbance moving through southern
British Columbia will give some light precipitation to the coast and
northern portions of Western Washington today. The pattern will
return to a dry, sunny and warmer than normal one, Sunday through
Tuesday. Conditions will cool somewhat and there will be an increase
in night and morning cloudiness Tuesday night through much of next
week as another upper level trough slowly pushes into the northeastern
Pacific.

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

WAZ649>651-230030-
Western Washington Fire Weather Zones 649-650-651
Area 1...Coastal Lowlands-
749 AM PDT Sat Jul 22 2017

.Today...
* Sky/weather...........Mostly cloudy. Chance of rain.
* LAL...................1.
* Max temperature.......64-74.
* Min humidity..........68-83 percent.
* 20-foot winds.........
*   Valleys/lwr slopes..South winds around 4 mph shifting to the west
    in the afternoon.
*   Ridges/upr slopes...South winds around 5 mph shifting to the west
    around 4 mph in the afternoon.
* Haines mid-level......3 or very low.
* Mixing height.........900-1400 ft AGL.
* Transport winds.......South around 5 mph shifting to the
  southwest in the afternoon.
* CWR (>0.25)...........15 percent.

.TONIGHT...
* Sky/weather...........Mostly cloudy then becoming partly cloudy.
* LAL...................1.
* Min temperature.......48-58.
* Max humidity..........90-100 percent.
* 20-foot winds.........
*   Valleys/lwr slopes..Northwest winds 4 to 7 mph.
*   Ridges/upr slopes...Northwest winds 4 to 7 mph.
* Haines mid-level......3 or very low.
* Mixing height.........1000-1700 ft AGL.
* Transport winds.......Northwest around 10 mph.
* CWR (>0.25)...........0 percent.

.SUNDAY...
* Sky/weather...........Mostly sunny.
* LAL...................1.
* Max temperature.......66-76.
* Min humidity..........56-71 percent...except 46-61 percent
  ridges.
* 20-foot winds.........
*   Valleys/lwr slopes..Northwest winds 5 to 8 mph.
*   Ridges/upr slopes...Northwest winds 5 to 8 mph.
* Haines mid-level......4 or low.
* Mixing height.........1000-2000 ft AGL.
* Transport winds.......Northwest around 5 mph.
* CWR (>0.25)...........0 percent.

.SUNDAY NIGHT...Mostly clear. Lows in the mid 50s. Northwest winds
around 7 mph shifting to the north around 3 mph after midnight.
.MONDAY...Warmer, sunny. Highs 73 to 83. Light winds becoming
northwest around 7 mph in the afternoon.
.MONDAY NIGHT...Mostly clear. Lows in the mid 50s. Northwest winds
5 to 8 mph.
.TUESDAY...Mostly sunny. Highs 69 to 79. West winds 7 to 10 mph.
.TUESDAY NIGHT...Mostly cloudy. Lows in the mid 50s. West winds 7 to
12 mph.
.WEDNESDAY...Partly sunny. Highs 66 to 76. West winds 5 to 8 mph.
.THURSDAY...Mostly cloudy with slight chance of showers. Lows in the
mid 50s. Highs 67 to 77.
.FRIDAY...Partly cloudy. Slight chance of showers. Lows in the lower
50s. Highs 67 to 77.

.8 TO 14 day OUTLOOK FOR JUL 29 - AUG 04, 2017
Above normal temperatures and below normal precipitation.

$$

WAZ652-230030-
Western Washington Fire Weather Zone 652
Area 2...Olympic National Park-Olympic National Forest-West Portion-
749 AM PDT Sat Jul 22 2017

.Today...
* Sky/weather...........Mostly cloudy. Chance of rain.
* LAL...................1.
* Max temperature.......61-71.
* Min humidity..........70-85 percent.
* 20-foot winds.........
*   Valleys/lwr slopes..Southeast winds around 3 mph shifting to the
    southwest in the afternoon.
*   Ridges/upr slopes...South winds around 4 mph shifting to the
    southwest around 3 mph in the afternoon.
* Haines mid-level......3 or very low.
* Mixing height.........900-1500 ft AGL.
* Transport winds.......Southwest around 5 mph.
* CWR (>0.25)...........15 percent.
* Freezing level........14500 Feet.

.TONIGHT...
* Sky/weather...........Mostly cloudy then becoming partly cloudy.
* LAL...................1.
* Min temperature.......48-58.
* Max humidity..........86-100 percent...except 79-94 percent
  ridges.
* 20-foot winds.........
*   Valleys/lwr slopes..North winds 3 to 6 mph.
*   Ridges/upr slopes...Northwest winds 3 to 6 mph.
* Haines mid-level......3 or very low.
* Mixing height.........900-1600 ft AGL.
* Transport winds.......West around 5 mph.
* CWR (>0.25)...........0 percent.
* Freezing level........15000 Feet.

.SUNDAY...
* Sky/weather...........Mostly sunny.
* LAL...................1.
* Max temperature.......65-75.
* Min humidity..........41-56 percent.
* 20-foot winds.........
*   Valleys/lwr slopes..Northwest winds 3 to 7 mph.
*   Ridges/upr slopes...Northwest winds 3 to 7 mph.
* Haines mid-level......4 or low.
* Mixing height.........600 ft AGL increasing to 2800 ft AGL in the
  afternoon.
* Transport winds.......Northwest around 5 mph.
* CWR (>0.25)...........0 percent.
* Freezing level........14500 Feet.

.SUNDAY NIGHT...Mostly clear. Freezing level 14500 feet. Lows in the
mid 50s. North winds 5 to 8 mph.
.MONDAY...Warmer, sunny. Freezing level 14500 feet. Highs 71 to 81.
North winds around 3 mph shifting to the northwest around 6 mph in
the afternoon.
.MONDAY NIGHT...Mostly clear. Freezing level 15000 feet. Lows in the
mid 50s. Northwest winds around 6 mph shifting to the northeast
around 3 mph after midnight.
.TUESDAY...Sunny. Freezing level 14500 feet. Highs 69 to 79. West
winds 5 to 9 mph.
.TUESDAY NIGHT...Partly cloudy. Freezing level 14500 feet. Lows in
the lower 50s. Northwest winds 6 to 9 mph.
.WEDNESDAY...Mostly sunny. Freezing level 13500 feet. Highs 62 to
72. West winds 6 to 9 mph.
.THURSDAY...Mostly cloudy. Slight chance of showers. Freezing level
12000 feet. Lows in the lower 50s. Highs 62 to 72.
.FRIDAY...Partly cloudy. Slight chance of showers. Freezing level
12500 feet. Lows in the lower 50s. Highs 64 to 74.

.8 TO 14 day OUTLOOK FOR JUL 29 - AUG 04, 2017
Above normal temperatures and below normal precipitation.

$$

WAZ661-230030-
Western Washington Fire Weather Zone 661
Area 2...Olympic National Park-Olympic National Forest-East Portion-
749 AM PDT Sat Jul 22 2017

.Today...
* Sky/weather...........Mostly cloudy. Chance of rain.
* LAL...................1.
* Max temperature.......65-75...except 61-71 ridges.
* Min humidity..........63-78 percent.
* 20-foot winds.........
*   Valleys/lwr slopes..West winds 4 to 7 mph.
*   Ridges/upr slopes...West winds 4 to 7 mph.
* Haines mid-level......3 or very low.
* Mixing height.........1200-2200 ft AGL.
* Transport winds.......Southwest around 5 mph.
* CWR (>0.25)...........5 percent.
* Freezing level........14500 Feet.

.TONIGHT...
* Sky/weather...........Mostly cloudy then becoming partly cloudy.
  Slight chance of rain in the evening.
* LAL...................1.
* Min temperature.......50-60...except 47-57 ridges.
* Max humidity..........80-95 percent.
* 20-foot winds.........
*   Valleys/lwr slopes..West winds 3 to 5 mph.
*   Ridges/upr slopes...West winds 3 to 5 mph.
* Haines mid-level......3 or very low.
* Mixing height.........1200-1900 ft AGL.
* Transport winds.......Southwest around 5 mph.
* CWR (>0.25)...........0 percent.
* Freezing level........15000 Feet.

.SUNDAY...
* Sky/weather...........Mostly sunny.
* LAL...................1.
* Max temperature.......68-78...except 64-74 ridges.
* Min humidity..........43-58 percent.
* 20-foot winds.........
*   Valleys/lwr slopes..West winds around 3 mph shifting to the
    northeast around 5 mph in the afternoon.
*   Ridges/upr slopes...North winds 3 to 6 mph.
* Haines mid-level......3 or very low.
* Mixing height.........1300-2300 ft AGL.
* Transport winds.......Northwest around 5 mph.
* CWR (>0.25)...........0 percent.
* Freezing level........14500 Feet.

.SUNDAY NIGHT...Mostly clear. Freezing level 14500 feet. Lows in the
lower 50s. North winds 4 to 7 mph.
.MONDAY...Warmer, sunny. Freezing level 14500 feet. Highs 74 to
84 valleys...68 to 78 ridges. North winds 3 to 6 mph.
.MONDAY NIGHT...Mostly clear. Freezing level 15000 feet. Lows in the
mid 50s. West winds 3 to 5 mph.
.TUESDAY...Sunny. Freezing level 15000 feet. Highs 72 to
82 valleys...67 to 77 ridges. West winds 5 to 8 mph.
.TUESDAY NIGHT...Partly cloudy. Freezing level 14500 feet. Lows in
the lower 50s. West winds 5 to 8 mph.
.WEDNESDAY...Mostly sunny. Freezing level 13500 feet. Highs 66 to
76 valleys...60 to 70 ridges. West winds 4 to 7 mph.
.THURSDAY...Mostly cloudy. Slight chance of showers. Freezing level
12000 feet. Lows 46 to 56. Highs 65 to 75 valleys...58 to 68 ridges.
.FRIDAY...Partly cloudy. Slight chance of showers. Freezing level
12500 feet. Lows 46 to 56. Highs 67 to 77 valleys...61 to 71 ridges.

.8 TO 14 day OUTLOOK FOR JUL 29 - AUG 04, 2017
Above normal temperatures and below normal precipitation.

$$

WAZ653-230030-
Western Washington Fire Weather Zone 653
Area 3...North Puget Sound Lowlands-Whidbey Island-San Juan Islands-
749 AM PDT Sat Jul 22 2017

.Today...
* Sky/weather...........Mostly cloudy. Chance of rain.
* LAL...................1.
* Max temperature.......65-75.
* Min humidity..........60-75 percent.
* 20-foot winds.........Southeast winds around 4 mph shifting to
  the northwest around 6 mph in the afternoon.
* Haines mid-level......3 or very low.
* Mixing height.........1100-2100 ft AGL.
* Transport winds.......Southeast around 5 mph shifting to the
  southwest in the afternoon.
* CWR (>0.25)...........5 percent.

.TONIGHT...
* Sky/weather...........Mostly cloudy then becoming partly cloudy.
* LAL...................1.
* Min temperature.......50-60.
* Max humidity..........85-100 percent.
* 20-foot winds.........West winds 5 to 8 mph.
* Haines mid-level......3 or very low.
* Mixing height.........800-1100 ft AGL.
* Transport winds.......West around 10 mph.
* CWR (>0.25)...........0 percent.

.SUNDAY...
* Sky/weather...........Mostly sunny.
* LAL...................1.
* Max temperature.......65-75.
* Min humidity..........52-67 percent.
* 20-foot winds.........Northwest winds 5 to 8 mph.
* Haines mid-level......4 or low.
* Mixing height.........1100-2100 ft AGL.
* Transport winds.......Northwest around 10 mph.
* CWR (>0.25)...........0 percent.

.SUNDAY NIGHT...Clear. Lows in the mid 50s. Northwest winds 4 to
7 mph.
.MONDAY...Warmer, sunny. Highs 71 to 81. Northwest winds 5 to 8 mph.
.MONDAY NIGHT...Mostly clear. Lows in the mid 50s. West winds 4 to
7 mph.
.TUESDAY...Sunny. Highs 70 to 80. West winds 5 to 8 mph.
.TUESDAY NIGHT...Partly cloudy. Slight chance of showers after
midnight. Lows in the mid 50s. Southwest winds 8 to 11 mph.
.WEDNESDAY...Mostly sunny. Slight chance of showers in the morning.
Highs 66 to 76. Southwest winds 5 to 8 mph.
.THURSDAY...Mostly cloudy. Slight chance of showers. Lows in the mid
50s. Highs 66 to 76.
.FRIDAY...Partly cloudy. Slight chance of showers. Lows in the mid
50s. Highs 67 to 77.

.8 TO 14 day OUTLOOK FOR JUL 29 - AUG 04, 2017
Above normal temperatures and below normal precipitation.

$$

WAZ654>657-230030-
Western Washington Fire Weather Zones 654-655-656-657
Area 4...Interior Lowlands-
749 AM PDT Sat Jul 22 2017

.Today...
* Sky/weather...........Mostly cloudy, becoming partly sunny in the
  afternoon. Slight chance of rain this morning north part.
* LAL...................1.
* Max temperature.......72-82.
* Min humidity..........53-68 percent.
* 20-foot winds.........Southwest winds around 4 mph shifting to
  the west around 6 mph in the afternoon.
* Haines mid-level......3 or very low.
* Mixing height.........1600-2600 ft AGL.
* Transport winds.......Southwest around 5 mph.
* CWR (>0.25)...........0 percent.

.TONIGHT...
* Sky/weather...........Partly cloudy.
* LAL...................1.
* Min temperature.......52-62.
* Max humidity..........82-97 percent.
* 20-foot winds.........Northwest winds 4 to 7 mph.
* Haines mid-level......3 or very low.
* Mixing height.........1500-2500 ft AGL.
* Transport winds.......Northwest around 5 mph.
* CWR (>0.25)...........0 percent.

.SUNDAY...
* Sky/weather...........Mostly sunny.
* LAL...................1.
* Max temperature.......70-80.
* Min humidity..........48-63 percent.
* 20-foot winds.........North winds 5 to 8 mph.
* Haines mid-level......3 or very low.
* Mixing height.........1900-2900 ft AGL.
* Transport winds.......North 5 to 10 mph.
* CWR (>0.25)...........0 percent.

.SUNDAY NIGHT...Mostly clear. Lows 50 to 60. North winds 5 to 8 mph.
.MONDAY...Warmer, sunny. Highs 79 to 89. North winds 3 to 7 mph.
.MONDAY NIGHT...Mostly clear. Lows in the mid 50s. North winds 3 to
6 mph.
.TUESDAY...Sunny. Highs in the lower 80s. South winds around 3 mph
shifting to the west around 6 mph in the afternoon.
.TUESDAY NIGHT...Partly cloudy. Lows in the mid 50s. Southwest winds
6 to 9 mph.
.WEDNESDAY...Mostly sunny. Highs in the mid 70s. Southwest winds
4 to 7 mph.
.THURSDAY...Mostly cloudy. Slight chance of showers. Lows in the mid
50s. Highs in the mid 70s.
.FRIDAY...Partly cloudy. Slight chance of showers. Lows in the mid
50s. Highs in the upper 70s.

.8 TO 14 day OUTLOOK FOR JUL 29 - AUG 04, 2017
Above normal temperatures and below normal precipitation.

$$

WAZ658-659-230030-
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-
749 AM PDT Sat Jul 22 2017

.Today...
* Sky/weather...........Mostly cloudy north with a slight chance of
  rain. Elsewhere, partly sunny.
* LAL...................1.
* Max temperature.......69-79...except 66-76 ridges.
* Min humidity..........56-71 percent.
* 20-foot winds.........
*   Valleys/lwr slopes..Southwest winds around 3 mph shifting to the
    west around 6 mph in the afternoon.
*   Ridges/upr slopes...Southwest winds 4 to 7 mph.
* Haines mid-level......3 or very low.
* Mixing height.........1200-2200 ft AGL.
* Transport winds.......Southwest 5 to 10 mph.
* CWR (>0.25)...........5 percent.
* Freezing level........14000 Feet.

.TONIGHT...
* Sky/weather...........Partly cloudy.
* LAL...................1.
* Min temperature.......50-60...except 46-56 ridges.
* Max humidity..........80-95 percent.
* 20-foot winds.........
*   Valleys/lwr slopes..Northwest winds around 6 mph in the evening
    becoming light.
*   Ridges/upr slopes...West winds 3 to 6 mph.
* Haines mid-level......3 or very low.
* Mixing height.........1500-2400 ft AGL.
* Transport winds.......West 5 to 10 mph.
* CWR (>0.25)...........0 percent.
* Freezing level........15000 Feet.

.SUNDAY...
* Sky/weather...........Mostly sunny.
* LAL...................1.
* Max temperature.......67-77.
* Min humidity..........41-56 percent.
* 20-foot winds.........
*   Valleys/lwr slopes..Northwest winds 4 to 8 mph.
*   Ridges/upr slopes...West winds 4 to 8 mph.
* Haines mid-level......3 or very low.
* Mixing height.........1400-2400 ft AGL.
* Transport winds.......Northwest 5 to 10 mph.
* CWR (>0.25)...........0 percent.
* Freezing level........15000 Feet.

.SUNDAY NIGHT...Clear. Freezing level 14500 feet. Lows 47 to 57.
Northwest winds around 7 mph shifting to the northeast around 5 mph
after midnight.
.MONDAY...Warmer, sunny. Freezing level 14000 feet. Highs 78 to
88 valleys...71 to 81 ridges. Northeast winds around 3 mph shifting
to the northwest around 6 mph in the afternoon.
.MONDAY NIGHT...Mostly clear. Freezing level 14500 feet. Lows 50 to
60. Northwest winds around 6 mph shifting to the east around 3 mph
after midnight.
.TUESDAY...Sunny. Freezing level 14500 feet. Highs 77 to
87 valleys...71 to 81 ridges. Light winds becoming west around 7 mph
in the afternoon.
.TUESDAY NIGHT...Partly cloudy. Freezing level 14500 feet. Lows
48 to 58. West winds 5 to 8 mph.
.WEDNESDAY...Mostly sunny. Freezing level 14000 feet. Highs 70 to
80 valleys...64 to 74 ridges. West winds 3 to 7 mph.
.THURSDAY...Partly cloudy. Slight chance of showers. Freezing level
13000 feet. Lows 46 to 56. Highs 68 to 78 valleys...62 to 72 ridges.
.FRIDAY...Partly cloudy. Slight chance of showers. Freezing level
12500 feet. Lows 45 to 55. Highs 71 to 81 valleys...64 to 74 ridges.

.8 TO 14 day OUTLOOK FOR JUL 29 - AUG 04, 2017
Above normal temperatures and below normal precipitation.

$$

WAZ662-230030-
Western Washington Fire Weather Zone 662
Area 6...North Cascades National Park-Lake Chelan National
Recreational Area-
749 AM PDT Sat Jul 22 2017

.Today...
* Sky/weather...........Partly sunny.
* LAL...................1.
* Max temperature.......76-86...except 65-75 ridges.
* Min humidity..........32-47 percent...except 42-57 percent
  ridges.
* 20-foot winds.........
*   Valleys/lwr slopes..Northwest winds 6 to 9 mph.
*   Ridges/upr slopes...West winds 5 to 9 mph.
* Haines high-level.....2 or very low.
* Haines mid-level......4 or low.
* Mixing height.........700 ft AGL increasing to 2800 ft AGL in the
  afternoon.
* Transport winds.......West around 10 mph.
* CWR (>0.20)...........0 percent.
* Freezing level........14000 Feet.

.TONIGHT...
* Sky/weather...........Partly cloudy.
* LAL...................1.
* Min temperature.......52-62...except 47-57 ridges.
* Max humidity..........67-82 percent...except 77-92 percent
  ridges.
* 20-foot winds.........
*   Valleys/lwr slopes..Northwest winds 5 to 8 mph.
*   Ridges/upr slopes...Northwest winds 5 to 8 mph.
* Haines high-level.....2 or very low.
* Haines mid-level......3 or very low.
* Mixing height.........1800-2800 ft AGL.
* Transport winds.......West around 10 mph.
* CWR (>0.20)...........0 percent.
* Freezing level........15000 Feet.

.SUNDAY...
* Sky/weather...........Sunny.
* LAL...................1.
* Max temperature.......76-86...except 66-76 ridges.
* Min humidity..........22-35 percent...except 26-41 percent
  ridges.
* 20-foot winds.........
*   Valleys/lwr slopes..Northwest winds 5 to 11 mph.
*   Ridges/upr slopes...West winds 6 to 12 mph.
* Haines high-level.....3 or very low.
* Haines mid-level......3 or very low.
* Mixing height.........1300-2300 ft AGL.
* Transport winds.......West around 10 mph.
* CWR (>0.20)...........0 percent.
* Freezing level........15000 Feet.

.SUNDAY NIGHT...Clear. Freezing level 14500 feet. Lows 51 to
61 valleys...44 to 54 ridges. Northwest winds 7 to 10 mph.
.MONDAY...Sunny. Freezing level 14000 feet. Highs 83 to 93 valleys...
74 to 84 ridges. Northeast winds around 3 mph shifting to the west
around 5 mph in the afternoon.
.MONDAY NIGHT...Mostly clear. Freezing level 14000 feet. Lows 53 to
63 valleys...47 to 57 ridges. West winds around 7 mph shifting to
the north around 3 mph after midnight.
.TUESDAY...Sunny. Freezing level 14500 feet. Highs 86 to
96 valleys...77 to 87 ridges. West winds 3 to 7 mph.
.TUESDAY NIGHT...Partly cloudy. Freezing level 15000 feet. Lows
55 to 65 valleys...48 to 58 ridges. West winds 6 to 9 mph.
.WEDNESDAY...Mostly sunny. Freezing level 14000 feet. Highs 79 to
89 valleys...71 to 81 ridges. West winds 5 to 8 mph.
.THURSDAY...Partly cloudy. Freezing level 13000 feet. Lows 52 to
62 valleys...45 to 55 ridges. Highs 76 to 86 valleys...69 to
79 ridges.
.FRIDAY...Mostly clear. Freezing level 12500 feet. Lows 49 to
59 valleys...43 to 53 ridges. Highs 78 to 88 valleys...70 to
80 ridges.

.8 TO 14 day OUTLOOK FOR JUL 29 - AUG 04, 2017
Above normal temperatures and below normal precipitation.

$$

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