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Fire Weather Planning Forecast for Western Washington
National Weather Service Seattle WA
319 AM PST Mon Jan 22 2018

Current warnings/watches...Winter Weather Advisory until 9 AM PST
this morning for Cascades of Pierce and Lewis Counties-Cascades of
Snohomish and King Counties. Winter Storm Warning until 9 AM PST this
morning for Cascades of Whatcom and Skagit Counties-Olympics.

.DISCUSSION....Showers will taper today and tonight. A front will cross
Western Washington Tuesday night and Wednesday, bringing more rain
to the lowlands and possibly heavy snow to the mountains. A cool and
showery upper trough will reach the area Thursday. The air mass
Thursday night and Friday morning could be cold enough for a little
lowland snow. Warmer and wetter conditions are likely next weekend.

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

WAZ649>651-230015-
Western Washington Fire Weather Zones 649-650-651
Area 1...Coastal Lowlands-
319 AM PST Mon Jan 22 2018

.Today...
* Sky/weather..........Mostly cloudy. Rain showers in the morning,
  then rain showers likely in the afternoon.
* Chance of precip.....85%.
* Max temperature......39-49.
* Min humidity.........70-85 percent...except 76-89 percent ridges.
* 20-foot winds........
*  Valleys/lwr slopes..Southwest winds 5 to 8 mph.
*  Ridges/upr slopes...Southwest winds 6 to 9 mph.
* Mixing height........4300-4400 ft AGL.
* Transport winds......Southwest 15 to 20 mph.

.TONIGHT...
* Sky/weather..........Cloudy. Chance of rain showers in the
  evening, then chance of rain after midnight.
* Chance of precip.....50%.
* Min temperature......31-41.
* Max humidity.........92-100 percent.
* 20-foot winds........
*  Valleys/lwr slopes..Southeast winds 6 to 12 mph.
*  Ridges/upr slopes...Southeast winds 6 to 12 mph.
* Mixing height........2300-3300 ft AGL.
* Transport winds......South around 10 mph increasing to southeast
  around 20 mph after midnight.

.TUESDAY...
* Sky/weather..........Cloudy. Rain.
* Chance of precip.....100%.
* Max temperature......40-50.
* Min humidity.........81-96 percent.
* 20-foot winds........
*  Valleys/lwr slopes..Southeast winds 13 to 16 mph.
*  Ridges/upr slopes...Southeast winds 14 to 17 mph.
* Mixing height........1300-1700 ft AGL.
* Transport winds......Southeast around 25 mph becoming south
  around 15 mph in the afternoon.

.WEDNESDAY...Showers. Lows 38 to 48. Highs 42 to 52. South winds
9 to 12 mph.
.THURSDAY...Showers. Lows 34 to 44. Highs 39 to 49. Southwest winds
11 to 14 mph.
.FRIDAY...Mostly cloudy with rain and chance of snow showers. Lows
in the mid 30s. Highs 38 to 48. South winds 7 to 10 mph.
.SATURDAY...Rain and snow. Lows in the upper 30s. Highs 41 to 51.
.SUNDAY...Rain. Lows in the lower 40s. Highs in the upper 40s.

.8 TO 14 day OUTLOOK FOR JAN 29 - FEB 04, 2018
Below normal temperatures and above normal precipitation.

$$

WAZ652-230015-
Western Washington Fire Weather Zone 652
Area 2...Olympic National Park-Olympic National Forest-West Portion-
319 AM PST Mon Jan 22 2018

.Today...
* Sky/weather..........Mostly cloudy. Snow showers and rain showers
  in the morning, then chance of snow showers and rain showers
  likely in the afternoon.
* Chance of precip.....85%.
* Max temperature......27-37.
* Min humidity.........77-92 percent.
* 20-foot winds........
*  Valleys/lwr slopes..Southwest winds 5 to 8 mph.
*  Ridges/upr slopes...Southwest winds 6 to 9 mph.
* Snow level...........2500 feet.
* Mixing height........3500-3800 ft AGL.
* Transport winds......West around 20 mph becoming southwest around
  10 mph in the afternoon.

.TONIGHT...
* Sky/weather..........Cloudy. Chance of snow showers and rain
  showers in the evening, then rain and chance of snow after
  midnight.
* Chance of precip.....75%.
* Min temperature......23-33.
* Max humidity.........98 percent.
* 20-foot winds........
*  Valleys/lwr slopes..Southeast winds 6 to 11 mph.
*  Ridges/upr slopes...Southeast winds 6 to 12 mph.
* Snow level...........2000 feet.
* Mixing height........2000-2900 ft AGL.
* Transport winds......South 10 to 15 mph.

.TUESDAY...
* Sky/weather..........Cloudy. Rain and snow.
* Chance of precip.....100%.
* Max temperature......33-43.
* Min humidity.........79-93 percent.
* 20-foot winds........
*  Valleys/lwr slopes..Southeast winds 14 to 17 mph.
*  Ridges/upr slopes...South winds 16 to 19 mph.
* Snow level...........3500 feet.
* Mixing height........1100-1300 ft AGL.
* Transport winds......South 15 to 20 mph.

.WEDNESDAY...Rain and snow showers. Snow level 4000 feet. Lows 30 to
40. Highs 34 to 44. South winds 11 to 14 mph.
.THURSDAY...showers. Snow level 2000 feet. Lows 26 to 36. Highs
31 to 41. Southwest winds 12 to 15 mph.
.FRIDAY...Mostly cloudy with snow. Snow level 1000 feet. Lows 22 to
32. Highs 29 to 39. Southwest winds 7 to 10 mph.
.SATURDAY...Snow and rain. Snow level 3000 feet. Lows 27 to 37.
Highs 33 to 43.
.SUNDAY...Rain. Snow level 6500 feet. Lows 31 to 41. Highs 37 to 47.

.8 TO 14 day OUTLOOK FOR JAN 29 - FEB 04, 2018
Below normal temperatures and above normal precipitation.

$$

WAZ661-230015-
Western Washington Fire Weather Zone 661
Area 2...Olympic National Park-Olympic National Forest-East Portion-
319 AM PST Mon Jan 22 2018

.Today...
* Sky/weather..........Mostly cloudy. Snow showers and rain showers
  in the morning, then snow showers and rain showers likely in the
  afternoon.
* Chance of precip.....85%.
* Max temperature......32-42...except 27-37 ridges.
* Min humidity.........70-85 percent.
* 20-foot winds........
*  Valleys/lwr slopes..Southwest winds 6 to 9 mph.
*  Ridges/upr slopes...Southwest winds 6 to 11 mph.
* Snow level...........2500 feet.
* Mixing height........3300-4100 ft AGL.
* Transport winds......West around 20 mph becoming southwest around
  10 mph in the afternoon.

.TONIGHT...
* Sky/weather..........Mostly cloudy. Chance of snow showers and
  rain showers in the evening, then rain and chance of snow after
  midnight.
* Chance of precip.....75%.
* Min temperature......23-33.
* Max humidity.........88-100 percent.
* 20-foot winds........
*  Valleys/lwr slopes..South winds 5 to 8 mph.
*  Ridges/upr slopes...South winds 6 to 10 mph.
* Snow level...........2000 feet.
* Mixing height........1700-2600 ft AGL.
* Transport winds......South 10 to 15 mph.

.TUESDAY...
* Sky/weather..........Cloudy. Rain and snow.
* Chance of precip.....100%.
* Max temperature......33-43.
* Min humidity.........75-90 percent.
* 20-foot winds........
*  Valleys/lwr slopes..South winds 10 to 13 mph.
*  Ridges/upr slopes...South winds 14 to 17 mph.
* Snow level...........3000 feet.
* Mixing height........1200-1300 ft AGL.
* Transport winds......South around 20 mph.

.WEDNESDAY...Rain and snow showers. Snow level 4000 feet. Lows 29 to
39. Highs 33 to 43. South winds 10 to 13 mph.
.THURSDAY...showers. Snow level 2000 feet. Lows 25 to 35. Highs
31 to 41. Southwest winds 11 to 14 mph.
.FRIDAY...Mostly cloudy with snow. Snow level 1500 feet. Lows in the
upper 20s valleys...16 to 26 ridges. Highs 29 to 39. Southwest winds
7 to 10 mph.
.SATURDAY...Snow and rain. Snow level 3000 feet. Lows 25 to 35.
Highs 33 to 43.
.SUNDAY...Rain. Snow level 7000 feet. Lows 29 to 39. Highs 37 to 47.

.8 TO 14 day OUTLOOK FOR JAN 29 - FEB 04, 2018
Below normal temperatures and above normal precipitation.

$$

WAZ653-230015-
Western Washington Fire Weather Zone 653
Area 3...North Puget Sound Lowlands-Whidbey Island-San Juan Islands-
319 AM PST Mon Jan 22 2018

.Today...
* Sky/weather..........Mostly cloudy. Rain showers in the morning,
  then chance of rain showers in the afternoon.
* Chance of precip.....75%.
* Max temperature......38-48.
* Min humidity.........72-87 percent.
* 20-foot winds........South winds 6 to 9 mph.
* Mixing height........2600-3600 ft AGL.
* Transport winds......Southwest around 15 mph.

.TONIGHT...
* Sky/weather..........Mostly cloudy. Slight chance of rain showers
  in the evening. Rain after midnight.
* Chance of precip.....55%.
* Min temperature......29-39.
* Max humidity.........85-100 percent.
* 20-foot winds........Southeast winds 6 to 10 mph.
* Mixing height........1800-2800 ft AGL.
* Transport winds......Southeast 10 to 15 mph.

.TUESDAY...
* Sky/weather..........Cloudy. Rain likely.
* Chance of precip.....70%.
* Max temperature......39-49.
* Min humidity.........71-86 percent.
* 20-foot winds........Southeast winds 13 to 16 mph.
* Mixing height........1600-1700 ft AGL.
* Transport winds......Southeast around 25 mph.

.WEDNESDAY...Showers likely. Lows in the lower 40s. Highs 41 to 51.
South winds 10 to 13 mph.
.THURSDAY...Mostly cloudy with showers likely. Lows in the upper
30s. Highs 40 to 50. South winds 12 to 15 mph.
.FRIDAY...Mostly cloudy with rain likely and chance of snow showers.
Lows in the mid 30s. Highs in the lower 40s. South winds 7 to
11 mph.
.SATURDAY...Rain and snow. Lows in the upper 30s. Highs 40 to 50.
.SUNDAY...Rain. Lows in the lower 40s. Highs 43 to 53.

.8 TO 14 day OUTLOOK FOR JAN 29 - FEB 04, 2018
Below normal temperatures and above normal precipitation.

$$

WAZ654>657-230015-
Western Washington Fire Weather Zones 654-655-656-657
Area 4...Interior Lowlands-
319 AM PST Mon Jan 22 2018

.Today...
* Sky/weather..........Mostly cloudy. Rain showers in the morning,
  then rain showers likely in the afternoon.
* Chance of precip.....85%.
* Max temperature......38-48.
* Min humidity.........75-90 percent.
* 20-foot winds........Southwest winds 5 to 8 mph.
* Mixing height........2800-3800 ft AGL.
* Transport winds......Southwest around 15 mph.

.TONIGHT...
* Sky/weather..........Mostly cloudy. Slight chance of rain showers
  in the evening. Rain after midnight.
* Chance of precip.....60%.
* Min temperature......28-38.
* Max humidity.........84-99 percent.
* 20-foot winds........Southeast winds 4 to 7 mph.
* Mixing height........1800-2800 ft AGL.
* Transport winds......South around 10 mph.

.TUESDAY...
* Sky/weather..........Cloudy. Rain.
* Chance of precip.....100%.
* Max temperature......36-46.
* Min humidity.........73-88 percent.
* 20-foot winds........Southeast winds 8 to 11 mph.
* Mixing height........1300-1400 ft AGL.
* Transport winds......Southeast around 20 mph.

.WEDNESDAY...Showers. Lows in the lower 40s. Highs 40 to 50. South
winds 7 to 10 mph.
.THURSDAY...Showers. Lows in the upper 30s. Highs 40 to 50. South
winds 9 to 12 mph.
.FRIDAY...Cloudy with rain likely and chance of snow showers. Lows
in the mid 30s. Highs in the lower 40s. South winds 7 to 10 mph.
.SATURDAY...Rain with snow likely. Lows in the upper 30s. Highs
41 to 51.
.SUNDAY...Rain. Lows 36 to 46. Highs 43 to 53.

.8 TO 14 day OUTLOOK FOR JAN 29 - FEB 04, 2018
Below normal temperatures and above normal precipitation.

$$

WAZ658-659-230015-
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-
319 AM PST Mon Jan 22 2018

.Today...
* Sky/weather..........Mostly cloudy. Snow showers and rain
  showers.
* Chance of precip.....100%.
* Max temperature......31-41...except 26-36 ridges.
* Min humidity.........78-93 percent...except 69-84 percent ridges.
* 20-foot winds........
*  Valleys/lwr slopes..Southwest winds 5 to 8 mph.
*  Ridges/upr slopes...Southwest winds 8 to 11 mph.
* Snow level...........2500 feet.
* Mixing height........3000-3700 ft AGL.
* Transport winds......West 15 to 20 mph.

.TONIGHT...
* Sky/weather..........Mostly cloudy. Snow showers and rain showers
  likely in the evening. Snow after midnight.
* Chance of precip.....80%.
* Min temperature......26-36...except 19-29 ridges.
* Max humidity.........88-100 percent.
* 20-foot winds........
*  Valleys/lwr slopes..Southeast winds 4 to 9 mph.
*  Ridges/upr slopes...South winds around 6 mph shifting to the
   southeast around 9 mph after midnight.
* Snow level...........2000 feet.
* Mixing height........1400-2400 ft AGL.
* Transport winds......Southwest around 10 mph shifting to the
  southeast after midnight.

.TUESDAY...
* Sky/weather..........Cloudy. Snow and rain.
* Chance of precip.....100%.
* Max temperature......32-42.
* Min humidity.........76-91 percent.
* 20-foot winds........
*  Valleys/lwr slopes..Southeast winds 11 to 14 mph.
*  Ridges/upr slopes...Southeast winds 13 to 16 mph.
* Snow level...........2500 feet.
* Mixing height........1200 ft AGL.
* Transport winds......South 15 to 20 mph.

.WEDNESDAY...showers. Snow level 4500 feet. Lows 33 to 43 valleys...
in the lower 30s ridges. Highs 34 to 44. South winds 9 to 12 mph.
.THURSDAY...showers. Snow level 2000 feet. Lows 25 to 35. Highs
35 to 45 valleys...28 to 38 ridges. South winds 9 to 12 mph.
.FRIDAY...Mostly cloudy with snow likely. Snow level 1000 feet. Lows
around 30 valleys...18 to 28 ridges. Highs 33 to 43 valleys...25 to
35 ridges. Southwest winds 6 to 9 mph.
.SATURDAY...Snow and rain. Snow level 2000 feet. Lows in the lower
30s valleys...in the mid 20s ridges. Highs 36 to 46 valleys...29 to
39 ridges.
.SUNDAY...Rain and snow likely. Snow level 5500 feet. Lows 29 to 39.
Highs 39 to 49 valleys...32 to 42 ridges.

.8 TO 14 day OUTLOOK FOR JAN 29 - FEB 04, 2018
Below normal temperatures and above normal precipitation.

$$

WAZ662-230015-
Western Washington Fire Weather Zone 662
Area 6...North Cascades National Park-Lake Chelan National
Recreational Area-
319 AM PST Mon Jan 22 2018

.Today...
* Sky/weather..........Mostly cloudy. Snow showers.
* Chance of precip.....100%.
* Max temperature......30-40...except 24-34 ridges.
* Min humidity.........63-78 percent.
* 20-foot winds........
*  Valleys/lwr slopes..West winds 3 to 7 mph.
*  Ridges/upr slopes...West winds 8 to 11 mph.
* Snow level...........1500 feet.
* Mixing height........3800-4300 ft AGL.
* Transport winds......West 20 to 25 mph.

.TONIGHT...
* Sky/weather..........Mostly cloudy. Chance of snow showers in the
  evening. Snow after midnight.
* Chance of precip.....70%.
* Min temperature......15-25.
* Max humidity.........88-100 percent.
* 20-foot winds........
*  Valleys/lwr slopes..West winds around 3 mph shifting to the
   southeast around 4 mph after midnight.
*  Ridges/upr slopes...Southwest winds around 5 mph shifting to the
   south around 6 mph after midnight.
* Snow level...........1500 feet.
* Mixing height........900-1900 ft AGL.
* Transport winds......West around 10 mph shifting to the south
  after midnight.

.TUESDAY...
* Sky/weather..........Cloudy. Snow.
* Chance of precip.....100%.
* Max temperature......24-34.
* Min humidity.........75-82 percent...except 68-78 percent ridges.
* 20-foot winds........
*  Valleys/lwr slopes..Southeast winds 6 to 9 mph.
*  Ridges/upr slopes...Southeast winds 9 to 12 mph.
* Snow level...........1000 feet.
* Mixing height........900-1100 ft AGL.
* Transport winds......Southeast 10 to 15 mph.

.WEDNESDAY...Snow showers and rain. Snow level 2500 feet. Lows 21 to
31. Highs 26 to 36. South winds 6 to 9 mph.
.THURSDAY...Cloudy with showers. Snow level 1500 feet. Lows 19 to
29. Highs 25 to 35. South winds 5 to 8 mph.
.FRIDAY...Mostly cloudy with a chance of snow showers. Snow level
500 feet. Lows 15 to 25. Highs 25 to 35. West winds 4 to 7 mph.
.SATURDAY...Snow. Snow level 0 feet. Lows 16 to 26. Highs 25 to 35.
.SUNDAY...Snow with rain likely. Snow level 3500 feet. Lows 21 to
31. Highs 27 to 37.

.8 TO 14 day OUTLOOK FOR JAN 29 - FEB 04, 2018
Below normal temperatures and above normal precipitation.

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