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Fire Weather Planning Forecast for Western Washington
National Weather Service Seattle WA
427 AM PDT Tue Oct 17 2017

Current warnings/watches...

Flood Watch from Wednesday afternoon through Thursday morning
for Hood Canal Area-Lower Chehalis Valley Area-Olympics.

High Wind Watch from Wednesday morning through Wednesday evening for
Admiralty Inlet Area-Everett and Vicinity-San Juan County-Western
Skagit County-Western Whatcom County.

High Wind Watch from Wednesday morning through Wednesday evening for
Central Coast-North Coast.

.DISCUSSION....A front will move through the area this morning
giving rain and breezy conditions to the area. A strong front will
move into the area Wednesday with a period of heavy rain and windy
conditions. Showers are expected Thursday and Friday. A strong warm
front will arrive for the weekend.

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

WAZ649>651-172345-
Western Washington Fire Weather Zones 649-650-651
Area 1...Coastal Lowlands-
427 AM PDT Tue Oct 17 2017

.Today...
* Sky/weather..........Cloudy then becoming partly sunny. Rain in
  the morning, then chance of rain in the afternoon.
* Chance of precip.....75%.
* Max temperature......49-59.
* Min humidity.........64-79 percent...except 76-88 percent ridges.
* 20-foot winds........
*  Valleys/lwr slopes..West winds 9 to 12 mph.
*  Ridges/upr slopes...West winds 10 to 13 mph.
* Mixing height........1100 ft AGL increasing to 3800 ft AGL in the
  afternoon.
* Transport winds......Southwest around 20 mph shifting to the
  northwest in the afternoon.

.TONIGHT...
* Sky/weather..........Mostly cloudy. Slight chance of rain after
  midnight.
* Chance of precip.....10% increasing to 100% after midnight.
* Min temperature......38-48.
* Max humidity.........85-100 percent.
* 20-foot winds........
*  Valleys/lwr slopes..Northwest winds around 5 mph shifting to the
   southeast after midnight.
*  Ridges/upr slopes...Southwest winds around 5 mph shifting to the
   southeast around 6 mph after midnight.
* Mixing height........1700-2700 ft AGL.
* Transport winds......West around 5 mph shifting to the southeast
  after midnight.

.WEDNESDAY...
* Sky/weather..........Cloudy. Rain.
* Chance of precip.....100%.
* Max temperature......50-60.
* Min humidity.........65-80 percent.
* 20-foot winds........
*  Valleys/lwr slopes..South winds 12 to 19 mph.
*  Ridges/upr slopes...South winds 15 to 20 mph.
* Mixing height........1100-1400 ft AGL.
* Transport winds......South 20 to 25 mph.

.THURSDAY...Showers and slight chance of thunderstorms. Lows around
50. Highs 50 to 60. Southwest winds 8 to 14 mph.
.FRIDAY...Showers and slight chance of thunderstorms. Lows 39 to 49.
Highs 48 to 58. West winds 5 to 8 mph.
.SATURDAY...Rain. Lows 39 to 49. Highs 49 to 59. Southeast winds
4 to 14 mph.
.SUNDAY...Rain. Lows in the upper 40s. Highs 51 to 61.
.MONDAY...Mostly cloudy with rain likely. Lows in the mid 40s. Highs
53 to 63.

.8 TO 14 day OUTLOOK FOR OCT 24 - 30 2017
Above normal temperatures and below normal precipitation.

$$

WAZ652-172345-
Western Washington Fire Weather Zone 652
Area 2...Olympic National Park-Olympic National Forest-West Portion-
427 AM PDT Tue Oct 17 2017

.Today...
* Sky/weather..........Cloudy then becoming partly sunny. Rain in
  the morning, then chance of rain and snow in the afternoon.
* Chance of precip.....75%.
* Max temperature......41-51.
* Min humidity.........68-83 percent...except 63-78 percent ridges.
* 20-foot winds........
*  Valleys/lwr slopes..West winds 10 to 13 mph.
*  Ridges/upr slopes...West winds 11 to 14 mph.
* Snow level...........6000 feet.
* Mixing height........1100 ft AGL increasing to 3300 ft AGL in the
  afternoon.
* Transport winds......Southwest around 20 mph shifting to the
  northwest in the afternoon.

.TONIGHT...
* Sky/weather..........Mostly cloudy.
* Chance of precip.....0%.
* Min temperature......32-42.
* Max humidity.........81-96 percent.
* 20-foot winds........
*  Valleys/lwr slopes..Northwest winds around 4 mph shifting to the
   southeast around 6 mph after midnight.
*  Ridges/upr slopes...Northwest winds around 4 mph shifting to the
   southeast around 7 mph after midnight.
* Snow level...........5000 feet.
* Mixing height........1100-2100 ft AGL.
* Transport winds......West around 5 mph shifting to the south
  after midnight.

.WEDNESDAY...
* Sky/weather..........Cloudy. Rain.
* Chance of precip.....100%.
* Max temperature......43-53.
* Min humidity.........60-75 percent...except 54-69 percent ridges.
* 20-foot winds........
*  Valleys/lwr slopes..South winds 14 to 18 mph.
*  Ridges/upr slopes...South winds 15 to 19 mph.
* Snow level...........8500 feet.
* Mixing height........1100-1300 ft AGL.
* Transport winds......South 20 to 25 mph.

.THURSDAY...Rain. Snow level 6000 feet. Lows 38 to 48. Highs 43 to
53. Southwest winds 10 to 16 mph.
.FRIDAY...showers. Snow level 4000 feet. Lows 33 to 43. Highs 39 to
49. West winds 6 to 9 mph.
.SATURDAY...Rain with snow showers likely. Snow level 5000 feet.
Lows 32 to 42. Highs 40 to 50. Southeast winds 6 to 16 mph.
.SUNDAY...Rain. Snow level 7500 feet. Lows 37 to 47. Highs 44 to 54.
.MONDAY...Mostly cloudy with a chance of showers. Snow level
8500 feet. Lows 36 to 46. Highs 45 to 55.

.8 TO 14 day OUTLOOK FOR OCT 24 - 30 2017
Above normal temperatures and below normal precipitation.

$$

WAZ661-172345-
Western Washington Fire Weather Zone 661
Area 2...Olympic National Park-Olympic National Forest-East Portion-
427 AM PDT Tue Oct 17 2017

.Today...
* Sky/weather..........Cloudy then becoming partly sunny. Rain in
  the morning, then chance of rain and snow in the afternoon.
* Chance of precip.....75%.
* Max temperature......46-56...except 41-51 ridges.
* Min humidity.........58-73 percent.
* 20-foot winds........
*  Valleys/lwr slopes..West winds 11 to 14 mph.
*  Ridges/upr slopes...West winds 11 to 15 mph.
* Snow level...........6500 feet.
* Mixing height........1000 ft AGL increasing to 3900 ft AGL in the
  afternoon.
* Transport winds......Southwest around 25 mph shifting to the west
  in the afternoon.

.TONIGHT...
* Sky/weather..........Mostly cloudy.
* Chance of precip.....0%.
* Min temperature......32-42.
* Max humidity.........77-92 percent.
* 20-foot winds........
*  Valleys/lwr slopes..West winds around 5 mph shifting to the
   southeast after midnight.
*  Ridges/upr slopes...West winds around 5 mph shifting to the south
   around 6 mph after midnight.
* Snow level...........5000 feet.
* Mixing height........1700-2700 ft AGL.
* Transport winds......South 5 to 10 mph.

.WEDNESDAY...
* Sky/weather..........Cloudy. Rain.
* Chance of precip.....100%.
* Max temperature......45-55.
* Min humidity.........57-72 percent...except 47-62 percent ridges.
* 20-foot winds........
*  Valleys/lwr slopes..South winds 11 to 19 mph.
*  Ridges/upr slopes...South winds 14 to 21 mph.
* Snow level...........8500 feet.
* Mixing height........1100-1300 ft AGL.
* Transport winds......South around 20 mph increasing to southwest
  around 35 mph in the afternoon.

.THURSDAY...showers. Snow level 6000 feet. Lows 37 to 47. Highs
44 to 54. Southwest winds 12 to 16 mph.
.FRIDAY...showers. Snow level 4500 feet. Lows 32 to 42. Highs 40 to
50. West winds 7 to 10 mph.
.SATURDAY...Rain with snow showers likely. Snow level 5000 feet.
Lows 31 to 41. Highs 41 to 51. South winds 5 to 14 mph.
.SUNDAY...Rain. Snow level 7500 feet. Lows 35 to 45. Highs 45 to 55.
.MONDAY...Mostly cloudy with a chance of rain. Snow level 8500 feet.
Lows 35 to 45. Highs 46 to 56.

.8 TO 14 day OUTLOOK FOR OCT 24 - 30 2017
Above normal temperatures and below normal precipitation.

$$

WAZ653-172345-
Western Washington Fire Weather Zone 653
Area 3...North Puget Sound Lowlands-Whidbey Island-San Juan Islands-
427 AM PDT Tue Oct 17 2017

.Today...
* Sky/weather..........Cloudy then becoming partly sunny. Rain in
  the morning, then chance of rain in the afternoon.
* Chance of precip.....75%.
* Max temperature......50-60.
* Min humidity.........62-77 percent.
* 20-foot winds........Southwest winds around 12 mph shifting to
  the west around 13 mph in the afternoon.
* Mixing height........1100 ft AGL increasing to 3500 ft AGL in the
  afternoon.
* Transport winds......South around 25 mph shifting to the west in
  the afternoon.

.TONIGHT...
* Sky/weather..........Mostly cloudy.
* Chance of precip.....0%.
* Min temperature......39-49.
* Max humidity.........79-94 percent.
* 20-foot winds........Southwest winds around 5 mph shifting to the
  southeast around 6 mph after midnight.
* Mixing height........1700-2700 ft AGL.
* Transport winds......Southwest around 10 mph shifting to the
  southeast after midnight.

.WEDNESDAY...
* Sky/weather..........Cloudy. Rain.
* Chance of precip.....100%.
* Max temperature......51-61.
* Min humidity.........65-80 percent.
* 20-foot winds........Southeast winds 12 to 18 mph.
* Mixing height........1300-1600 ft AGL.
* Transport winds......Southeast around 20 mph increasing to south
  around 30 mph in the afternoon.

.THURSDAY...Showers. Lows around 50. Highs 51 to 61. Southwest winds
8 to 13 mph.
.FRIDAY...Showers likely. Lows 40 to 50. Highs 49 to 59. West winds
6 to 9 mph.
.SATURDAY...Rain. Lows 39 to 49. Highs in the lower 50s. Southeast
winds 6 to 13 mph.
.SUNDAY...Rain. Lows 42 to 52. Highs 51 to 61.
.MONDAY...Mostly cloudy with a chance of showers. Lows 42 to 52.
Highs in the upper 50s.

.8 TO 14 day OUTLOOK FOR OCT 24 - 30 2017
Above normal temperatures and below normal precipitation.

$$

WAZ654>657-172345-
Western Washington Fire Weather Zones 654-655-656-657
Area 4...Interior Lowlands-
427 AM PDT Tue Oct 17 2017

.Today...
* Sky/weather..........Mostly cloudy. Rain in the morning, then
  chance of rain in the afternoon.
* Chance of precip.....75%.
* Max temperature......51-61.
* Min humidity.........60-75 percent.
* 20-foot winds........South winds around 12 mph shifting to the
  west around 9 mph in the afternoon.
* Mixing height........800 ft AGL increasing to 3500 ft AGL in the
  afternoon.
* Transport winds......South around 15 mph shifting to the west in
  the afternoon.

.TONIGHT...
* Sky/weather..........Mostly cloudy.
* Chance of precip.....0%.
* Min temperature......37-47.
* Max humidity.........83-98 percent.
* 20-foot winds........Southwest winds around 5 mph shifting to the
  south after midnight.
* Mixing height........3500 ft AGL decreasing to 1500 ft AGL after
  midnight.
* Transport winds......South 5 to 10 mph.

.WEDNESDAY...
* Sky/weather..........Cloudy. Rain.
* Chance of precip.....100%.
* Max temperature......51-61.
* Min humidity.........70-85 percent.
* 20-foot winds........South winds 8 to 15 mph.
* Mixing height........1200-1500 ft AGL.
* Transport winds......South around 15 mph increasing to around 30
  mph in the afternoon.

.THURSDAY...Showers. Lows in the lower 50s. Highs 52 to 62.
Southwest winds 8 to 15 mph.
.FRIDAY...Showers. Lows in the mid 40s. Highs 49 to 59. Southwest
winds 7 to 10 mph.
.SATURDAY...Rain. Lows in the lower 40s. Highs 49 to 59. Southeast
winds 6 to 9 mph.
.SUNDAY...Rain. Lows in the upper 40s. Highs 52 to 62.
.MONDAY...Mostly cloudy with a chance of rain. Lows 42 to 52. Highs
55 to 65.

.8 TO 14 day OUTLOOK FOR OCT 24 - 30 2017
Above normal temperatures and below normal precipitation.

$$


WAZ658-659-172345-
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-
427 AM PDT Tue Oct 17 2017

.Today...
* Sky/weather..........Mostly cloudy. Rain through the day. Snow in
  the afternoon.
* Chance of precip.....100%.
* Max temperature......41-51.
* Min humidity.........65-80 percent...except 59-74 percent ridges.
* 20-foot winds........
*  Valleys/lwr slopes..Southwest winds 9 to 12 mph.
*  Ridges/upr slopes...Southwest winds 12 to 15 mph.
* Snow level...........7000 feet.
* Mixing height........1400-2400 ft AGL.
* Transport winds......South around 15 mph increasing to west
  around 25 mph in the afternoon.

.TONIGHT...
* Sky/weather..........Mostly cloudy. Slight chance of rain and
  snow in the evening.
* Chance of precip.....10%.
* Min temperature......32-42...except 27-37 ridges.
* Max humidity.........75-90 percent.
* 20-foot winds........
*  Valleys/lwr slopes..Southwest winds around 4 mph shifting to the
   southeast around 6 mph after midnight.
*  Ridges/upr slopes...West winds around 6 mph shifting to the
   southeast after midnight.
* Snow level...........5000 feet.
* Mixing height........1300-2300 ft AGL.
* Transport winds......West around 10 mph shifting to the south
  after midnight.

.WEDNESDAY...
* Sky/weather..........Cloudy. Snow in the morning. Rain through
  the day.
* Chance of precip.....100%.
* Max temperature......43-53.
* Min humidity.........56-71 percent...except 45-60 percent ridges.
* 20-foot winds........
*  Valleys/lwr slopes..South winds 9 to 13 mph.
*  Ridges/upr slopes...South winds 9 to 14 mph.
* Snow level...........7000 feet.
* Mixing height........1100-1200 ft AGL.
* Transport winds......South 15 to 20 mph.

.THURSDAY...Rain and snow. Snow level 6500 feet. Lows 37 to 47.
Highs 45 to 55 valleys...38 to 48 ridges. Southwest winds 10 to
16 mph.
.FRIDAY...showers. Snow level 4000 feet. Lows 32 to 42. Highs 38 to
48. Southwest winds 7 to 10 mph.
.SATURDAY...Rain and snow. Snow level 4500 feet. Lows 34 to
44 valleys...in the lower 30s ridges. Highs 42 to 52 valleys...34 to
44 ridges. Southeast winds 6 to 12 mph.
.SUNDAY...Rain. Snow level 7500 feet. Lows 33 to 43. Highs 44 to
54 valleys...37 to 47 ridges.
.MONDAY...Mostly cloudy with a chance of showers. Snow level
8000 feet. Lows 34 to 44. Highs 48 to 58 valleys...41 to 51 ridges.

.8 TO 14 day OUTLOOK FOR OCT 24 - 30 2017
Above normal temperatures and below normal precipitation.

$$

WAZ662-172345-
Western Washington Fire Weather Zone 662
Area 6...North Cascades National Park-Lake Chelan National
Recreational Area-
427 AM PDT Tue Oct 17 2017

.Today...
* Sky/weather..........Mostly cloudy. Rain through the day. Snow in
  the afternoon.
* Chance of precip.....100%.
* Max temperature......46-56...except 39-49 ridges.
* Min humidity.........60-75 percent.
* 20-foot winds........
*  Valleys/lwr slopes..Northeast winds around 4 mph increasing to
   west around 15 mph in the afternoon.
*  Ridges/upr slopes...West winds 13 to 18 mph.
* Snow level...........7000 feet.
* Mixing height........900 ft AGL increasing to 3400 ft AGL in the
  afternoon.
* Transport winds......Southwest around 20 mph increasing to west
  around 40 mph in the afternoon.

.TONIGHT...
* Sky/weather..........Mostly cloudy. Slight chance of rain and
  snow in the evening.
* Chance of precip.....20%.
* Min temperature......27-37.
* Max humidity.........79-94 percent.
* 20-foot winds........
*  Valleys/lwr slopes..North winds 3 to 6 mph.
*  Ridges/upr slopes...West winds 3 to 8 mph.
* Snow level...........3500 feet.
* Mixing height........1000-2000 ft AGL.
* Transport winds......West around 20 mph becoming southwest around
  5 mph after midnight.

.WEDNESDAY...
* Sky/weather..........Cloudy. Snow and rain likely in the morning,
  then rain in the afternoon.
* Chance of precip.....85%.
* Max temperature......43-53...except 37-47 ridges.
* Min humidity.........45-60 percent.
* 20-foot winds........
*  Valleys/lwr slopes..East winds 5 to 10 mph.
*  Ridges/upr slopes...Southeast winds 7 to 12 mph.
* Snow level...........6000 feet.
* Mixing height........900-1000 ft AGL.
* Transport winds......South 10 to 15 mph.

.THURSDAY...Rain and snow. Snow level 6500 feet. Lows 33 to 43.
Highs 45 to 55 valleys...36 to 46 ridges. Southwest winds 8 to
12 mph.
.FRIDAY...showers. Snow level 4000 feet. Lows 29 to 39. Highs 44 to
54 valleys...35 to 45 ridges. Southwest winds 7 to 10 mph.
.SATURDAY...Rain and snow. Snow level 4000 feet. Lows 27 to 37.
Highs 43 to 53 valleys...34 to 44 ridges. Southeast winds 3 to
12 mph.
.SUNDAY...Rain and snow. Snow level 6000 feet. Lows 28 to 38. Highs
43 to 53 valleys...36 to 46 ridges.
.MONDAY...Mostly cloudy with a chance of showers. Snow level
7000 feet. Lows 30 to 40. Highs 46 to 56 valleys...39 to 49 ridges.

.8 TO 14 day OUTLOOK FOR OCT 24 - 30 2017
Above normal temperatures and below normal precipitation.

$$

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