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Fire Weather Planning Forecast for Western Washington
National Weather Service Seattle WA
325 AM PST Mon Feb 27 2017

Current warnings/watches...none.

.DISCUSSION....An upper trough will move across Washington today into
early Tuesday with showers. Cool northwesterly flow aloft will be a
good snow producer for the mountains Wednesday through Friday. An
upper level trough will bring showers Saturday, which will taper
Sunday.

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

WAZ649>651-280215-
Western Washington Fire Weather Zones 649-650-651
Area 1...Coastal Lowlands-
325 AM PST Mon Feb 27 2017

.Today...
* Sky/weather..........Mostly cloudy. Chance of rain showers and
  snow showers.
* Chance of precip.....50%.
* Max temperature......35-45.
* Min humidity.........58-73 percent...except 64-79 percent ridges.
* 20-foot winds........
*  Valleys/lwr slopes..South winds around 6 mph shifting to the west
   around 10 mph in the afternoon.
*  Ridges/upr slopes...South winds around 6 mph shifting to the west
   around 9 mph in the afternoon.
* Mixing height........3300 ft AGL increasing to 5900 ft AGL in the
  afternoon.
* Transport winds......Southwest around 10 mph increasing to west
  around 20 mph in the afternoon.

.TONIGHT...
* Sky/weather..........Mostly cloudy. Chance of rain showers and
  snow showers.
* Chance of precip.....50%.
* Min temperature......26-36.
* Max humidity.........75-90 percent...except 80-95 percent ridges.
* 20-foot winds........
*  Valleys/lwr slopes..Northwest winds around 6 mph shifting to the
   southeast around 5 mph after midnight.
*  Ridges/upr slopes...West winds around 6 mph shifting to the
   southeast after midnight.
* Mixing height........3100-4100 ft AGL.
* Transport winds......Northwest around 10 mph.

.TUESDAY...
* Sky/weather..........Mostly cloudy. Chance of rain showers and
  snow showers in the morning, then rain showers likely in the
  afternoon.
* Chance of precip.....60%.
* Max temperature......38-48.
* Min humidity.........70-85 percent...except 75-90 percent ridges.
* 20-foot winds........
*  Valleys/lwr slopes..Southwest winds 6 to 9 mph.
*  Ridges/upr slopes...Southwest winds 6 to 10 mph.
* Mixing height........3400-4400 ft AGL.
* Transport winds......West around 10 mph increasing to southwest
  around 20 mph in the afternoon.

.WEDNESDAY...Showers. Lows in the mid 30s. Highs 40 to 50. West
winds 7 to 10 mph.
.THURSDAY...Rain. Lows in the upper 30s. Highs 42 to 52. Southwest
winds 6 to 11 mph.
.FRIDAY...Rain. Lows 33 to 43. Highs 41 to 51. West winds 11 to
14 mph.
.SATURDAY THROUGH SUNDAY...showers likely. Lows 29 to 39. Highs
39 to 49.

.8 TO 14 day OUTLOOK FOR MAR 06 - 12, 2017
Below normal temperatures and above normal precipitation.

$$

WAZ652-280215-
Western Washington Fire Weather Zone 652
Area 2...Olympic National Park-Olympic National Forest-West Portion-
325 AM PST Mon Feb 27 2017

.Today...
* Sky/weather..........Mostly cloudy. Snow showers likely in the
  morning, then chance of snow showers in the afternoon.
* Chance of precip.....60%.
* Max temperature......24-34.
* Min humidity.........68-83 percent...except 73-88 percent ridges.
* 20-foot winds........
*  Valleys/lwr slopes..West winds 6 to 9 mph.
*  Ridges/upr slopes...West winds 6 to 9 mph.
* Snow level...........1000 feet.
* Mixing height........4100-5100 ft AGL.
* Transport winds......Southwest around 10 mph increasing to west
  around 20 mph in the afternoon.

.TONIGHT...
* Sky/weather..........Mostly cloudy. Chance of snow showers.
* Chance of precip.....45%.
* Min temperature......17-27.
* Max humidity.........76-91 percent.
* 20-foot winds........
*  Valleys/lwr slopes..North winds around 6 mph shifting to the east
   around 5 mph after midnight.
*  Ridges/upr slopes...North winds around 6 mph shifting to the east
   around 5 mph after midnight.
* Snow level...........1000 feet.
* Mixing height........3100-4100 ft AGL.
* Transport winds......West 10 to 15 mph.

.TUESDAY...
* Sky/weather..........Mostly cloudy. Snow showers likely through
  the day. Rain showers in the afternoon.
* Chance of precip.....85%.
* Max temperature......27-37.
* Min humidity.........73-88 percent.
* 20-foot winds........
*  Valleys/lwr slopes..Southwest winds 5 to 9 mph.
*  Ridges/upr slopes...Southwest winds 6 to 9 mph.
* Snow level...........1500 feet.
* Mixing height........3000-3900 ft AGL.
* Transport winds......West around 10 mph increasing to southwest
  around 20 mph in the afternoon.

.WEDNESDAY...showers. Snow level 2500 feet. Lows 26 to 36. Highs
32 to 42. West winds 8 to 12 mph.
.THURSDAY...Snow and rain. Snow level 2500 feet. Lows 26 to 36.
Highs 34 to 44. Southwest winds 7 to 12 mph.
.FRIDAY...Rain and snow. Snow level 3000 feet. Lows 26 to 36. Highs
34 to 44. West winds 12 to 15 mph.
.SATURDAY THROUGH SUNDAY...Snow showers likely. Snow level
1000 feet. Lows 22 to 32. Highs 31 to 41.

.8 TO 14 day OUTLOOK FOR MAR 06 - 12, 2017
Below normal temperatures and above normal precipitation.

$$

WAZ661-280215-
Western Washington Fire Weather Zone 661
Area 2...Olympic National Park-Olympic National Forest-East Portion-
325 AM PST Mon Feb 27 2017

.Today...
* Sky/weather..........Mostly cloudy. Snow showers likely in the
  morning, then snow showers in the afternoon.
* Chance of precip.....80%.
* Max temperature......28-38...except 23-33 ridges.
* Min humidity.........65-80 percent...except 72-87 percent ridges.
* 20-foot winds........
*  Valleys/lwr slopes..Northwest winds 5 to 8 mph.
*  Ridges/upr slopes...Northwest winds 5 to 8 mph.
* Snow level...........1000 feet.
* Mixing height........3700-4700 ft AGL.
* Transport winds......West 10 to 15 mph.

.TONIGHT...
* Sky/weather..........Mostly cloudy. Chance of snow showers.
* Chance of precip.....45%.
* Min temperature......16-26.
* Max humidity.........75-90 percent.
* 20-foot winds........
*  Valleys/lwr slopes..West winds 7 to 10 mph.
*  Ridges/upr slopes...West winds 7 to 10 mph.
* Snow level...........1000 feet.
* Mixing height........2500-3500 ft AGL.
* Transport winds......West around 10 mph.

.TUESDAY...
* Sky/weather..........Mostly cloudy. Chance of snow showers in the
  morning, then snow showers likely in the afternoon.
* Chance of precip.....60%.
* Max temperature......33-43...except 27-37 ridges.
* Min humidity.........68-83 percent.
* 20-foot winds........
*  Valleys/lwr slopes..Southwest winds 7 to 10 mph.
*  Ridges/upr slopes...Southwest winds 7 to 10 mph.
* Snow level...........1000 feet.
* Mixing height........2800-3800 ft AGL.
* Transport winds......West around 10 mph increasing to southwest
  around 20 mph in the afternoon.

.WEDNESDAY...showers. Snow level 2500 feet. Lows 25 to 35. Highs
32 to 42. West winds 9 to 12 mph.
.THURSDAY...Snow and rain. Snow level 2500 feet. Lows 26 to 36.
Highs 34 to 44. Southwest winds 7 to 12 mph.
.FRIDAY...Snow and rain. Snow level 3000 feet. Lows 27 to 37. Highs
33 to 43. West winds 12 to 15 mph.
.SATURDAY THROUGH SUNDAY...Snow showers likely. Snow level
1000 feet. Lows 21 to 31. Highs 34 to 44 valleys...27 to 37 ridges.

.8 TO 14 day OUTLOOK FOR MAR 06 - 12, 2017
Below normal temperatures and above normal precipitation.

$$

WAZ653-280215-
Western Washington Fire Weather Zone 653
Area 3...North Puget Sound Lowlands-Whidbey Island-San Juan Islands-
325 AM PST Mon Feb 27 2017

.Today...
* Sky/weather..........Mostly cloudy. Chance of snow showers in the
  morning. Chance of rain showers through the day. Snow showers
  likely in the afternoon.
* Chance of precip.....60%.
* Max temperature......33-43.
* Min humidity.........58-73 percent.
* 20-foot winds........Southeast winds around 5 mph shifting to the
  northwest in the afternoon.
* Mixing height........2600-3600 ft AGL.
* Transport winds......South around 10 mph shifting to the
  southwest in the afternoon.

.TONIGHT...
* Sky/weather..........Mostly cloudy. Chance of rain showers and
  snow showers.
* Chance of precip.....45%.
* Min temperature......25-35.
* Max humidity.........78-93 percent.
* 20-foot winds........South winds 6 to 9 mph.
* Mixing height........2900-3600 ft AGL.
* Transport winds......West 5 to 10 mph.

.TUESDAY...
* Sky/weather..........Mostly cloudy. Chance of rain showers and
  snow showers.
* Chance of precip.....50%.
* Max temperature......37-47.
* Min humidity.........68-83 percent.
* 20-foot winds........South winds 6 to 9 mph.
* Mixing height........3400-4000 ft AGL.
* Transport winds......Southwest 10 to 15 mph.

.WEDNESDAY...Showers likely. Lows 33 to 43. Highs 40 to 50.
Southwest winds 7 to 10 mph.
.THURSDAY...Rain likely. Lows 34 to 44. Highs 42 to 52. South winds
6 to 10 mph.
.FRIDAY...Showers likely. Lows 33 to 43. Highs 42 to 52. West winds
10 to 13 mph.
.SATURDAY...showers likely. Lows 30 to 40. Highs 40 to 50.
.SUNDAY...Cloudy with a chance of showers likely. Lows 28 to 38.
Highs in the mid 40s.

.8 TO 14 day OUTLOOK FOR MAR 06 - 12, 2017
Below normal temperatures and above normal precipitation.

$$

WAZ654>657-280215-
Western Washington Fire Weather Zones 654-655-656-657
Area 4...Interior Lowlands-
325 AM PST Mon Feb 27 2017

.Today...
* Sky/weather..........Mostly cloudy. Chance of rain showers and
  snow showers in the morning, then rain showers and snow showers
  likely in the afternoon.
* Chance of precip.....60%.
* Max temperature......32-42.
* Min humidity.........60-75 percent.
* 20-foot winds........South winds around 6 mph shifting to the
  west around 8 mph in the afternoon.
* Mixing height........2800-3800 ft AGL.
* Transport winds......Southwest 10 to 15 mph.

.TONIGHT...
* Sky/weather..........Mostly cloudy. Chance of rain showers and
  snow showers.
* Chance of precip.....50%.
* Min temperature......24-34.
* Max humidity.........72-87 percent.
* 20-foot winds........South winds 5 to 8 mph.
* Mixing height........2100-3100 ft AGL.
* Transport winds......West 5 to 10 mph.

.TUESDAY...
* Sky/weather..........Mostly cloudy. Chance of rain showers and
  snow showers.
* Chance of precip.....50%.
* Max temperature......36-46.
* Min humidity.........64-79 percent.
* 20-foot winds........Southwest winds 6 to 9 mph.
* Mixing height........3500-4500 ft AGL.
* Transport winds......Southwest around 10 mph increasing to around
  20 mph in the afternoon.

.WEDNESDAY...Showers likely. Lows in the upper 30s. Highs 40 to 50.
Southwest winds 8 to 11 mph.
.THURSDAY THROUGH FRIDAY...Rain. Lows in the upper 30s. Highs 42 to
52. Southwest winds 6 to 12 mph.
.SATURDAY...occasional showers. Lows in the mid 30s. Highs 40 to 50.
.SUNDAY...Cloudy with showers likely. Lows in the lower 30s. Highs
39 to 49.

.8 TO 14 day OUTLOOK FOR MAR 06 - 12, 2017
Below normal temperatures and above normal precipitation.

$$

WAZ658-659-280215-
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-
325 AM PST Mon Feb 27 2017

.Today...
* Sky/weather..........Mostly cloudy. Chance of snow showers in the
  morning, then snow showers likely in the afternoon.
* Chance of precip.....60%.
* Max temperature......25-35...except 20-30 ridges.
* Min humidity.........65-80 percent.
* 20-foot winds........
*  Valleys/lwr slopes..West winds 5 to 8 mph.
*  Ridges/upr slopes...West winds 6 to 9 mph.
* Snow level...........500 feet.
* Mixing height........3100-4100 ft AGL.
* Transport winds......Southwest 10 to 15 mph.

.TONIGHT...
* Sky/weather..........Mostly cloudy. Snow showers likely in the
  evening, then chance of snow showers after midnight.
* Chance of precip.....60%.
* Min temperature......14-24.
* Max humidity.........71-86 percent.
* 20-foot winds........
*  Valleys/lwr slopes..South winds 5 to 8 mph.
*  Ridges/upr slopes...Southwest winds around 6 mph shifting to the
   south after midnight.
* Snow level...........500 feet.
* Mixing height........3000-3600 ft AGL.
* Transport winds......West 10 to 15 mph.

.TUESDAY...
* Sky/weather..........Mostly cloudy. Chance of snow showers in the
  morning, then snow showers in the afternoon.
* Chance of precip.....75%.
* Max temperature......26-36.
* Min humidity.........67-82 percent.
* 20-foot winds........
*  Valleys/lwr slopes..Southwest winds 6 to 9 mph.
*  Ridges/upr slopes...Southwest winds 6 to 9 mph.
* Snow level...........500 feet.
* Mixing height........3300-3900 ft AGL.
* Transport winds......West 15 to 20 mph.

.WEDNESDAY...showers. Snow level 2000 feet. Lows 24 to 34. Highs
29 to 39. West winds 10 to 15 mph.
.THURSDAY...Snow and rain. Snow level 2500 feet. Lows 25 to 35.
Highs 35 to 45 valleys...28 to 38 ridges. Southwest winds 7 to
10 mph.
.FRIDAY...Snow showers and rain. Snow level 3000 feet. Lows 26 to
36. Highs 35 to 45 valleys...28 to 38 ridges. West winds 12 to
15 mph.
.SATURDAY...Snow showers. Snow level 1000 feet. Lows 23 to 33. Highs
29 to 39.
.SUNDAY...Snow showers likely. Snow level 1000 feet. Lows 25 to
35 valleys...18 to 28 ridges. Highs 32 to 42 valleys...25 to
35 ridges.

.8 TO 14 day OUTLOOK FOR MAR 06 - 12, 2017
Below normal temperatures and above normal precipitation.

$$

WAZ662-280215-
Western Washington Fire Weather Zone 662
Area 6...North Cascades National Park-Lake Chelan National
Recreational Area-
325 AM PST Mon Feb 27 2017

.Today...
* Sky/weather..........Mostly cloudy. Chance of snow showers.
* Chance of precip.....50%.
* Max temperature......25-35...except 17-27 ridges.
* Min humidity.........55-70 percent...except 65-80 percent ridges.
* 20-foot winds........
*  Valleys/lwr slopes..West winds 7 to 10 mph.
*  Ridges/upr slopes...West winds 9 to 12 mph.
* Snow level...........0 feet.
* Mixing height........2800 ft AGL increasing to 6000 ft AGL in the
  afternoon.
* Transport winds......West 10 to 15 mph.

.TONIGHT...
* Sky/weather..........Mostly cloudy then becoming partly cloudy.
  Chance of snow showers.
* Chance of precip.....50%.
* Min temperature......11-21...except 6-16 ridges.
* Max humidity.........67-82 percent...except 74-89 percent ridges.
* 20-foot winds........
*  Valleys/lwr slopes..Northwest winds 6 to 9 mph.
*  Ridges/upr slopes...West winds 7 to 10 mph.
* Snow level...........500 feet.
* Mixing height........4300 ft AGL decreasing to 2100 ft AGL after
  midnight.
* Transport winds......West 10 to 15 mph.

.TUESDAY...
* Sky/weather..........Mostly sunny then becoming mostly cloudy.
  Chance of snow showers in the morning, then snow showers in the
  afternoon.
* Chance of precip.....75%.
* Max temperature......28-38...except 21-31 ridges.
* Min humidity.........62-76 percent...except 68-83 percent ridges.
* 20-foot winds........
*  Valleys/lwr slopes..West winds 7 to 12 mph.
*  Ridges/upr slopes...West winds 8 to 13 mph.
* Snow level...........500 feet.
* Mixing height........1900-2900 ft AGL.
* Transport winds......West 15 to 20 mph.

.WEDNESDAY...Snow showers. Snow level 2000 feet. Lows 15 to 25.
Highs 25 to 35. West winds 17 to 21 mph.
.THURSDAY...Snow with rain likely. Snow level 2500 feet. Lows 19 to
29. Highs 28 to 38. Southwest winds 7 to 12 mph.
.FRIDAY...Snow showers and rain. Snow level 3000 feet. Lows 21 to
31. Highs 29 to 39. West winds 13 to 17 mph.
.SATURDAY...Snow showers. Snow level 1000 feet. Lows 16 to 26. Highs
27 to 37.
.SUNDAY...Snow showers. Snow level 500 feet. Lows 14 to 24. Highs
32 to 42 valleys...25 to 35 ridges.

.8 TO 14 day OUTLOOK FOR MAR 06 - 12, 2017
Below normal temperatures and above normal precipitation.

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