Routine Fire Wx Fcst (With/Without 6-10 Day Outlook)
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FIRE WEATHER PLANNING FORECAST FOR EASTERN WASHINGTON AND NORTH IDAHO
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE SPOKANE WA
632 AM PDT FRI AUG 29 2014

.DISCUSSION...

A FLATTER WESTERLY FLOW WILL PREVAIL OVER THE REGION AND GRADUALLY
DEVELOP INTO A UPPER LEVEL TROUGH FOR THE WEEKEND. THIS WILL
PROMOTE BREEZY WESTERLY WINDS IN THE AFTERNOONS AND EVENINGS...
COOLING TEMPERATURES AND A CHANCE OF MOUNTAIN SHOWERS.
TEMPERATURE WILL GRADUALLY REBOUND UNDER DRIER CONDITIONS EARLY
NEXT WEEK...BUT THE NEXT WEATHER SYSTEM WILL INCREASE
WINDS...SHOWER CHANCES AND COOL TEMPERATURES AGAIN TOWARD THE
MIDDLE OF NEXT WEEK.

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FORECASTS FOR 20 FOOT WIND SPEEDS (VALLEYS AND RIDGE TOPS) ARE
10 MINUTE AVERAGES REFLECTING RAWS WIND.
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WAZ676-680-300145-
EAST WASHINGTON SOUTH CENTRAL CASCADE VALLEYS (ZONE 676)-
EAST WASHINGTON SOUTH CENTRAL CASCADE MOUNTAINS (ZONE 680)-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...KITTITAS VALLEY...NACHES RIVER VALLEY...
CHINOOK PASS...WHITE PASS
632 AM PDT FRI AUG 29 2014

.TODAY...
* SKY/WEATHER...MOSTLY SUNNY...BECOMING MOSTLY CLOUDY. ISOLATED
  MOUNTAIN SHOWERS IN THE AFTERNOON.
* LAL....1.
* MAX TEMPERATURE...73-83 VALLEYS AND 60-70 MOUNTAINS.
*    24 HR TREND...8 DEGREES COOLER.
* MIN HUMIDITY...30-45 PERCENT VALLEYS AND 50-65 PERCENT MOUNTAINS.
*    24 HR TREND...11 PERCENT WETTER VALLEYS AND 20 PERCENT WETTER
     MOUNTAINS.
* 20-FOOT WIND...
*     VALLEYS/LWR SLOPES...NORTHWEST 6 TO 11 MPH. IN THE KITTITAS
      VALLEY...NORTHWEST 5 TO 9 MPH IN THE MORNING INCREASING TO 15
      TO 19 MPH IN THE AFTERNOON. GUSTS UP TO 35 MPH IN THE
      AFTERNOON.
*     RIDGES/UPR SLOPES....WEST 6 TO 10 MPH.
* HAINES INDEX...3 VERY LOW.
* MIXING HEIGHT...6500 FT AGL.
* TRANSPORT WINDS...WEST 8 TO 12 MPH.
* CWR (> 0.10 IN)...0 PERCENT.

.TONIGHT...
* SKY/WEATHER...MOSTLY CLOUDY THEN BECOMING PARTLY CLOUDY.
  ISOLATED MOUNTAIN SHOWERS.
* LAL....1.
* MIN TEMPERATURE...49-54 VALLEYS AND 40-49 MOUNTAINS.
*    24 HR TREND...6 DEGREES COOLER.
* MAX HUMIDITY...80-90 PERCENT VALLEYS AND 81-100 PERCENT
  MOUNTAINS.
*    24 HR TREND...10 PERCENT WETTER VALLEYS AND UNCHANGED MOUNTAINS.
* HUMIDITY RECOVERY...EXCELLENT.
* 20-FOOT WIND...
*     VALLEYS/LWR SLOPES...NORTHWEST 9 TO 13 MPH WITH GUSTS TO AROUND
      35 MPH.
*     RIDGES/UPR SLOPES....WEST 9 TO 13 MPH.
* HAINES INDEX...3 VERY LOW.
* MIXING HEIGHT...1000 FT AGL.
* TRANSPORT WINDS...WEST 13 TO 17 MPH.
* CWR (> 0.10 IN)...0 PERCENT.

.SATURDAY...
* SKY/WEATHER...PARTLY SUNNY. SLIGHT CHANCE OF MOUNTAIN SHOWERS.
* LAL....1.
* MAX TEMPERATURE...66-76 VALLEYS AND 54-64 MOUNTAINS.
* MIN HUMIDITY...29-40 PERCENT VALLEYS AND 45-60 PERCENT MOUNTAINS.
* 20-FOOT WIND...
*     VALLEYS/LWR SLOPES...NORTHWEST 9 TO 13 MPH. GUSTS UP TO 20 MPH IN
      THE MORNING INCREASING TO 35 MPH IN THE AFTERNOON.
*     RIDGES/UPR SLOPES....WEST 7 TO 11 MPH.
* HAINES INDEX...3 VERY LOW.
* MIXING HEIGHT...7500 FT AGL.
* TRANSPORT WINDS...NORTHWEST 10 TO 15 MPH.
* CWR (> 0.10 IN)...0 PERCENT.

.FORECAST DAYS 3 THROUGH 7......
.SUNDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. SLIGHT CHANCE OF RAIN SHOWERS. LOWS
47 TO 53 VALLEYS...40 TO 48 MOUNTAINS. HIGHS 68 TO 78 VALLEYS...
55 TO 65 MOUNTAINS. NORTHWEST WIND 8 TO 12 MPH.
.LABOR DAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND
THUNDERSTORMS. LOWS 47 TO 54 VALLEYS...41 TO 50 MOUNTAINS. HIGHS
71 TO 80 VALLEYS...59 TO 69 MOUNTAINS. NORTHWEST WIND 3 TO 7 MPH.
.TUESDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS 44 TO 54. HIGHS 72 TO 81 VALLEYS...
59 TO 69 MOUNTAINS. NORTHWEST WIND 3 TO 7 MPH.
.WEDNESDAY THROUGH THURSDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS 42 TO 52. HIGHS
70 TO 80 VALLEYS...60 TO 70 MOUNTAINS.

.8 TO 14 DAY OUTLOOK FOR SEP 05 - 11 2014

BELOW NORMAL TEMPERATURES AND NEAR NORMAL PRECIPITATION.


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WAZ677-682-300145-
EAST WASHINGTON CENTRAL CASCADE VALLEYS (ZONE 677)-
EAST WASHINGTON CENTRAL CASCADE MOUNTAINS (ZONE 682)-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...LAKE CHELAN AREA...
WENATCHEE RIVER VALLEY AREA...STEVENS PASS...
LAKE WENATCHEE AREA...CLE ELUM
632 AM PDT FRI AUG 29 2014

.TODAY...
* SKY/WEATHER...MOSTLY SUNNY...BECOMING MOSTLY CLOUDY. SCATTERED
  MOUNTAIN SHOWERS IN THE AFTERNOON.
* LAL....1.
* MAX TEMPERATURE...71-81 VALLEYS AND 59-69 MOUNTAINS.
*    24 HR TREND...7 DEGREES COOLER.
* MIN HUMIDITY...30-45 PERCENT VALLEYS AND 45-60 PERCENT MOUNTAINS.
*    24 HR TREND...5 PERCENT WETTER VALLEYS AND 15 PERCENT WETTER
     MOUNTAINS.
* 20-FOOT WIND...
*     VALLEYS/LWR SLOPES...WEST 5 TO 9 MPH. GUSTS UP TO 25 MPH IN THE
      AFTERNOON.
*     RIDGES/UPR SLOPES....WEST 6 TO 10 MPH.
* HAINES INDEX...3 VERY LOW.
* MIXING HEIGHT...7000 FT AGL.
* TRANSPORT WINDS...WEST 8 TO 12 MPH.
* CWR (> 0.10 IN)...0 PERCENT.

.TONIGHT...
* SKY/WEATHER...MOSTLY CLOUDY THEN BECOMING PARTLY CLOUDY.
  ISOLATED MOUNTAIN SHOWERS.
* LAL....1.
* MIN TEMPERATURE...48-56 VALLEYS AND 42-50 MOUNTAINS.
*    24 HR TREND...6 DEGREES COOLER.
* MAX HUMIDITY...75-90 PERCENT VALLEYS AND 81-100 PERCENT
  MOUNTAINS.
*    24 HR TREND...UNCHANGED VALLEYS AND 10 PERCENT WETTER MOUNTAINS.
* HUMIDITY RECOVERY...EXCELLENT.
* 20-FOOT WIND...
*     VALLEYS/LWR SLOPES...NORTHWEST 7 TO 11 MPH WITH GUSTS TO AROUND
      30 MPH.
*     RIDGES/UPR SLOPES....NORTHWEST 7 TO 11 MPH.
* HAINES INDEX...3 VERY LOW.
* MIXING HEIGHT...1000 FT AGL.
* TRANSPORT WINDS...WEST 13 TO 17 MPH.
* CWR (> 0.10 IN)...0 PERCENT.

.SATURDAY...
* SKY/WEATHER...PARTLY SUNNY. CHANCE OF RAIN SHOWERS.
* LAL....1.
* MAX TEMPERATURE...66-76 VALLEYS AND 55-65 MOUNTAINS.
* MIN HUMIDITY...35-50 PERCENT VALLEYS AND 50-65 PERCENT MOUNTAINS.
* 20-FOOT WIND...
*     VALLEYS/LWR SLOPES...NORTHWEST 8 TO 13 MPH. GUSTS UP TO 20 MPH IN
      THE MORNING INCREASING TO 30 MPH IN THE AFTERNOON.
*     RIDGES/UPR SLOPES....WEST 8 TO 12 MPH.
* HAINES INDEX...3 VERY LOW.
* MIXING HEIGHT...7500 FT AGL.
* TRANSPORT WINDS...WEST 10 TO 15 MPH.
* CWR (> 0.10 IN)...0 PERCENT.

.FORECAST DAYS 3 THROUGH 7......
.SUNDAY THROUGH TUESDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. SLIGHT CHANCE OF RAIN
SHOWERS. LOWS 46 TO 55 VALLEYS...41 TO 49 MOUNTAINS. HIGHS 67 TO
77 VALLEYS... 56 TO 66 MOUNTAINS. WEST WIND 8 TO 12 MPH.
.WEDNESDAY THROUGH THURSDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. SLIGHT CHANCE OF
RAIN SHOWERS. LOWS 43 TO 52. HIGHS 68 TO 78 VALLEYS...58 TO 68
MOUNTAINS.

.8 TO 14 DAY OUTLOOK FOR SEP 05 - 11 2014

BELOW NORMAL TEMPERATURES AND NEAR NORMAL PRECIPITATION.


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WAZ684-685-687-300145-
EAST WASHINGTON OKANOGAN/METHOW VALLEYS (ZONE 684)-
EAST WASHINGTON NORTH CASCADES (ZONE 685)-
EAST WASHINGTON OKANOGAN HIGHLANDS (ZONE 687)-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...METHOW RIVER VALLEY...OKANOGAN VALLEY...
NESPELEM...MAZAMA...CONCONULLY...NORTH CASCADES HIGHWAY...
PASAYTEN WILDERNESS...KELLER...REPUBLIC...CURLEW
632 AM PDT FRI AUG 29 2014

.TODAY...
* SKY/WEATHER...PARTLY SUNNY...TURNING MOSTLY CLOUDY. SCATTERED
  RAIN SHOWERS IN THE AFTERNOON.
* LAL....1.
* MAX TEMPERATURE...75-82 VALLEYS AND 62-72 MOUNTAINS.
*    24 HR TREND...7 DEGREES COOLER.
* MIN HUMIDITY...27-40 PERCENT VALLEYS AND 40-55 PERCENT MOUNTAINS.
*    24 HR TREND...10 PERCENT WETTER.
* 20-FOOT WIND...
*     VALLEYS/LWR SLOPES...UPSLOPE/UPVALLEY 2 TO 5 MPH IN THE MORNING
      BECOMING SOUTHWEST 5 TO 9 MPH WITH GUSTS TO AROUND 20 MPH IN
      THE AFTERNOON.
*     RIDGES/UPR SLOPES....VARIABLE 3 TO 6 MPH IN THE MORNING BECOMING
      SOUTHWEST 6 TO 10 MPH IN THE AFTERNOON.
* HAINES INDEX...2 VERY LOW.
* MIXING HEIGHT...7000 FT AGL.
* TRANSPORT WINDS...SOUTHWEST 5 TO 10 MPH.
* CWR (> 0.10 IN)...0 PERCENT.

.TONIGHT...
* SKY/WEATHER...MOSTLY CLOUDY THEN BECOMING PARTLY CLOUDY. ISOLATED
  RAIN SHOWERS IN THE EVENING.
* LAL....1.
* MIN TEMPERATURE...46-54 VALLEYS AND 40-49 MOUNTAINS.
*    24 HR TREND...7 DEGREES COOLER.
* MAX HUMIDITY...80-90 PERCENT VALLEYS AND 81-100 PERCENT
  MOUNTAINS.
*    24 HR TREND...15 PERCENT WETTER VALLEYS AND 10 PERCENT WETTER
     MOUNTAINS.
* HUMIDITY RECOVERY...EXCELLENT.
* 20-FOOT WIND...
*     VALLEYS/LWR SLOPES...NORTHWEST 5 TO 8 MPH WITH GUSTS TO AROUND 25
      MPH.
*     RIDGES/UPR SLOPES....NORTHWEST 5 TO 9 MPH.
* HAINES INDEX...2 VERY LOW.
* MIXING HEIGHT...1000 FT AGL.
* TRANSPORT WINDS...WEST 10 TO 15 MPH.
* CWR (> 0.10 IN)...0 PERCENT.

.SATURDAY...
* SKY/WEATHER...MOSTLY CLOUDY. CHANCE OF RAIN SHOWERS IN THE
  MORNING. SLIGHT CHANCE OF RAIN SHOWERS IN THE AFTERNOON.
* LAL....1.
* MAX TEMPERATURE...70-78 VALLEYS AND 58-68 MOUNTAINS.
* MIN HUMIDITY...25-35 PERCENT VALLEYS AND 40-55 PERCENT MOUNTAINS.
* 20-FOOT WIND...
*     VALLEYS/LWR SLOPES...NORTHWEST 5 TO 8 MPH. GUSTS UP TO 25 MPH IN
      THE AFTERNOON.
*     RIDGES/UPR SLOPES....NORTHWEST 5 TO 8 MPH.
* HAINES INDEX...2 VERY LOW.
* MIXING HEIGHT...7500 FT AGL.
* TRANSPORT WINDS...WEST 8 TO 12 MPH.
* CWR (> 0.10 IN)...10 PERCENT.

.FORECAST DAYS 3 THROUGH 7......
.SUNDAY THROUGH TUESDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. SLIGHT CHANCE OF RAIN
SHOWERS. LOWS 44 TO 52 VALLEYS...39 TO 47 MOUNTAINS. HIGHS 69 TO
76 VALLEYS... 56 TO 66 MOUNTAINS. WEST WIND 3 TO 7 MPH.
.WEDNESDAY THROUGH THURSDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH SLIGHT CHANCE OF
SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS. LOWS 40 TO 50. HIGHS 71 TO
81 VALLEYS...59 TO 69 MOUNTAINS.

.8 TO 14 DAY OUTLOOK FOR SEP 05 - 11 2014

BELOW NORMAL TEMPERATURES AND NEAR NORMAL PRECIPITATION.


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IDZ101-WAZ686-300145-
NORTHERN AND CENTRAL IDAHO PANHANDLE (ZONE 101)-
EAST WASHINGTON NORTHEAST (ZONE 686)-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...ST. MARIES...RATHDRUM PRAIRIE...
SILVER VALLEY...BONNERS FERRY...PRIEST LAKE...DEER PARK...
COLVILLE...NEWPORT
632 AM PDT FRI AUG 29 2014

.TODAY...
* SKY/WEATHER...MOSTLY SUNNY.
* LAL....1.
* MAX TEMPERATURE...76-82 VALLEYS AND 67-77 MOUNTAINS.
*    24 HR TREND...3 DEGREES COOLER.
* MIN HUMIDITY...25-35 PERCENT VALLEYS AND 30-45 PERCENT MOUNTAINS.
*    24 HR TREND...UNCHANGED.
* 20-FOOT WIND...
*     VALLEYS/LWR SLOPES...UPSLOPE/UPVALLEY 3 TO 6 MPH IN THE MORNING
      BECOMING SOUTHWEST 6 TO 10 MPH WITH GUSTS TO AROUND 20 MPH IN
      THE AFTERNOON.
*     RIDGES/UPR SLOPES....SOUTHWEST 5 TO 8 MPH.
* HAINES INDEX...2 VERY LOW.
* MIXING HEIGHT...6500 FT AGL.
* TRANSPORT WINDS...SOUTH 10 TO 15 MPH.
* CWR (> 0.10 IN)...0 PERCENT.

.TONIGHT...
* SKY/WEATHER...MOSTLY CLOUDY THEN BECOMING PARTLY CLOUDY. ISOLATED
  RAIN SHOWERS IN THE EVENING.
* LAL....1.
* MIN TEMPERATURE...46-55 VALLEYS AND 44-52 MOUNTAINS.
*    24 HR TREND...3 DEGREES COOLER.
* MAX HUMIDITY...81-100 PERCENT VALLEYS AND 80-90 PERCENT
  MOUNTAINS.
*    24 HR TREND...10 PERCENT WETTER VALLEYS AND UNCHANGED MOUNTAINS.
* HUMIDITY RECOVERY...GOOD.
* 20-FOOT WIND...
*     VALLEYS/LWR SLOPES...WEST 5 TO 8 MPH. GUSTS UP TO 25 MPH IN THE
      EVENING.
*     RIDGES/UPR SLOPES....WEST 5 TO 9 MPH.
* HAINES INDEX...2 VERY LOW.
* MIXING HEIGHT...1000 FT AGL.
* TRANSPORT WINDS...SOUTHWEST 15 TO 20 MPH.
* CWR (> 0.10 IN)...0 PERCENT.

.SATURDAY...
* SKY/WEATHER...PARTLY SUNNY. SLIGHT CHANCE OF RAIN SHOWERS THROUGH
  THE DAY. SLIGHT CHANCE OF THUNDERSTORMS IN THE AFTERNOON.
* LAL....2.
* MAX TEMPERATURE...69-76 VALLEYS AND 58-68 MOUNTAINS.
* MIN HUMIDITY...28-40 PERCENT VALLEYS AND 35-50 PERCENT MOUNTAINS.
* 20-FOOT WIND...
*     VALLEYS/LWR SLOPES...SOUTHWEST 6 TO 9 MPH. GUSTS UP TO 25 MPH IN
      THE AFTERNOON.
*     RIDGES/UPR SLOPES....SOUTHWEST 6 TO 11 MPH.
* HAINES INDEX...2 VERY LOW.
* MIXING HEIGHT...7000 FT AGL.
* TRANSPORT WINDS...SOUTHWEST 10 TO 15 MPH.
* CWR (> 0.10 IN)...0 PERCENT.

.FORECAST DAYS 3 THROUGH 7......
.SUNDAY THROUGH TUESDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. SLIGHT CHANCE OF MOUNTAIN
SHOWERS. LOWS 39 TO 47. HIGHS 67 TO 74 VALLEYS...57 TO 67
MOUNTAINS. SOUTHWEST WIND 3 TO 7 MPH.
.WEDNESDAY THROUGH THURSDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. CHANCE OF RAIN
SHOWERS AND SLIGHT CHANCE OF THUNDERSTORMS. LOWS 43 TO 50. HIGHS
70 TO 76 VALLEYS... 60 TO 70 MOUNTAINS.

.8 TO 14 DAY OUTLOOK FOR SEP 05 - 11 2014

BELOW NORMAL TEMPERATURES AND NEAR NORMAL PRECIPITATION.


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WAZ673-674-300145-
EAST WASHINGTON NORTHERN COLUMBIA BASIN (ZONE 673)-
EAST WASHINGTON PALOUSE AND SPOKANE AREA (ZONE 674)-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...WATERVILLE...WILBUR...RITZVILLE...
MOSES LAKE...SPOKANE...CHENEY...DAVENPORT...PULLMAN
632 AM PDT FRI AUG 29 2014

.TODAY...
* SKY/WEATHER...PARTLY SUNNY.
* LAL....1.
* MAX TEMPERATURE...79-86.
*    24 HR TREND...3 DEGREES COOLER.
* MIN HUMIDITY...19-29 PERCENT.
*    24 HR TREND...2 PERCENT WETTER.
* 20-FOOT WIND...VARIABLE 3 TO 7 MPH IN THE MORNING BECOMING
  SOUTHWEST 7 TO 11 MPH WITH GUSTS TO AROUND 25 MPH IN THE
  AFTERNOON.
* HAINES INDEX...3 VERY LOW.
* MIXING HEIGHT...7000 FT AGL.
* TRANSPORT WINDS...SOUTHWEST 10 TO 15 MPH.
* CWR (> 0.10 IN)...0 PERCENT.

.TONIGHT...
* SKY/WEATHER...MOSTLY CLOUDY THEN BECOMING PARTLY CLOUDY.
* LAL....1.
* MIN TEMPERATURE...49-55.
*    24 HR TREND...6 DEGREES COOLER.
* MAX HUMIDITY...80-90 PERCENT.
*    24 HR TREND...10 PERCENT WETTER.
* HUMIDITY RECOVERY...GOOD.
* 20-FOOT WIND...WEST 8 TO 12 MPH WITH GUSTS TO AROUND 30 MPH.
* HAINES INDEX...3 VERY LOW.
* MIXING HEIGHT...1000 FT AGL.
* TRANSPORT WINDS...WEST 15 TO 20 MPH.
* CWR (> 0.10 IN)...0 PERCENT.

.SATURDAY...
* SKY/WEATHER...MOSTLY SUNNY.
* LAL....1.
* MAX TEMPERATURE...73-79.
* MIN HUMIDITY...20-30 PERCENT.
* 20-FOOT WIND...WEST 8 TO 13 MPH. GUSTS UP TO 30 MPH IN THE
  AFTERNOON.
* HAINES INDEX...3 VERY LOW.
* MIXING HEIGHT...8000 FT AGL.
* TRANSPORT WINDS...WEST 8 TO 12 MPH.
* CWR (> 0.10 IN)...0 PERCENT.

.FORECAST DAYS 3 THROUGH 7......
.SUNDAY THROUGH TUESDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS 45 TO 54. HIGHS
71 TO 81. SOUTHWEST WIND 7 TO 10 MPH.
.WEDNESDAY THROUGH THURSDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS 46 TO 54. HIGHS
73 TO 81.

.8 TO 14 DAY OUTLOOK FOR SEP 05 - 11 2014

BELOW NORMAL TEMPERATURES AND NEAR NORMAL PRECIPITATION.


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