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Fire Weather Planning Forecast for NE Oregon and SE Washington
National Weather Service Pendleton OR
500 PM PDT Wed Aug 23 2017

...RED FLAG WARNING IN EFFECT FOR ABUNDANT LIGHTNING AND GUSTY
OUTFLOW WINDS UNTIL 10 PM PDT THIS EVENING...

.DISCUSSION...Southwest flow has brought increasing moisture and
instability today. The greatest chance of thunderstorms will be
over the eastern mountains. Red Flag Warnings are in effect for
this area. Breezy to locally windy conditions will be possible
Thursday. Dry and warm conditions can be expected Friday through
Tuesday.

***Thunderstorms imply strong gusty winds***
***Winds are 20 foot 10 minute averages***
***CWR-chance of wetting rain 0.10 or greater***

High elevation Haines Index observed Wednesday Morning August 23
Salem...3     Medford...3     Spokane...3     Boise...4

ORZ639-WAZ639-241145-
East Slopes of the Northern Oregon Cascades-
East Slopes of the Southern Washington Cascades-
500 PM PDT Wed Aug 23 2017

.TONIGHT...
* Sky/weather.........Partly cloudy. Hazy.
* Min temperature.....54-60.
* Max humidity........70-80 percent.
* Humidity recovery...Good.
* 20-foot winds.......
*     Valleys/lwr slopes...West winds 6 to 12 mph...except west 7 to 13
      mph in the eastern Columbia River Gorge. Gusts to 25 mph in
      the evening. In the eastern Columbia River Gorge, gusts to 25
      mph.
*     Ridges/upr slopes....West winds 7 to 13 mph.
* CWR.................0 percent.
* LAL.................1.
* Haines Index........3 (very low).
* Mixing height.......500 ft agl.
* Transport winds.....West 5 to 20 mph.

.THURSDAY...
* Sky/weather.........Mostly sunny.
* Max temperature.....72-79...except 66-73 ridges.
* Min humidity........25-32 percent.
* 20-foot winds.......
*     Valleys/lwr slopes...West winds 9 to 15 mph with gusts up to 30
      mph...except west 12 to 18 mph with gusts up to 35 mph in the
      eastern Columbia River Gorge.
*     Ridges/upr slopes....West winds 8 to 14 mph.
* CWR.................0 percent.
* LAL.................1.
* Haines Index........4 (low).
* Mixing height.......5500 ft agl.
* Transport winds.....West 5 to 25 mph.

.THURSDAY NIGHT...
* Sky/weather.........Clear.
* Min temperature.....45-52.
* Max humidity........67-81 percent.
* Humidity recovery...Good.
* 20-foot winds.......
*     Valleys/lwr slopes...West winds 9 to 15 mph in the evening. Winds
      northwest 3 to 7 mph after midnight. In the eastern Columbia
      River Gorge, west winds 11 to 17 mph with gusts up to 30 mph
      in the evening.
*     Ridges/upr slopes....West winds 8 to 14 mph becoming northwest 2
      to 7 mph after midnight.
* CWR.................0 percent.
* LAL.................1.
* Haines Index........4 (low).
* Mixing height.......Near surface.
* Transport winds.....West 10 to 25 mph decreasing to 5 to 15 mph
  after midnight.

.FRIDAY...
* Sky/weather.........Sunny.
* Max temperature.....77-82...except 72-77 ridges.
* Min humidity........19-26 percent.
* 20-foot winds.......
*     Valleys/lwr slopes...Upslope less than 5 mph.
*     Ridges/upr slopes....light less than 5 mph.
* CWR.................0 percent.
* LAL.................1.
* Haines Index........4 (low).
* Mixing height.......5000 ft agl.
* Transport winds.....West up to 5 mph.


.Forecast days 3 through 7......
.SATURDAY...Clear. Lows 47 to 53. Highs 76 to 89. Northwest winds
1 to 6 mph.
.SUNDAY...Clear. Lows 55 to 60. Highs 84 to 94. Terrain driven
winds less than 5 mph.
.MONDAY...Mostly clear. Lows 58 to 63. Highs 88 to 99. Terrain
driven winds less than 5 mph.
.TUESDAY...Mostly clear. Lows 59 to 64. Highs 91 to 99. Northwest
winds 1 to 5 mph.
.WEDNESDAY...Mostly clear. Lows 59 to 64. Highs 85 to 99. West
winds 2 to 6 mph.

$$

ORZ610-241145-
East Slopes of Central Oregon Cascades-
500 PM PDT Wed Aug 23 2017

.TONIGHT...
* Sky/weather.........Partly cloudy. Patchy smoke in the evening.
  Hazy. Areas of smoke after midnight.
* Min temperature.....51-57.
* Max humidity........79-88 percent.
* Humidity recovery...Excellent.
* 20-foot winds.......
*     Valleys/lwr slopes...West winds 3 to 8 mph.
*     Ridges/upr slopes....West winds 4 to 9 mph.
* CWR.................0 percent.
* LAL.................1.
* Haines Index........3 (very low).
* Mixing height.......500 ft agl.
* Transport winds.....West 5 to 15 mph.

.THURSDAY...
* Sky/weather.........Mostly sunny. Areas of smoke in the morning.
  Patchy smoke in the afternoon.
* Max temperature.....73-79...except 64-71 ridges.
* Min humidity........26-36 percent.
* 20-foot winds.......
*     Valleys/lwr slopes...Northwest winds 4 to 10 mph.
*     Ridges/upr slopes....West winds 4 to 9 mph.
* CWR.................0 percent.
* LAL.................1.
* Haines Index........3 (very low).
* Mixing height.......6000 ft agl.
* Transport winds.....West 5 to 15 mph.

.THURSDAY NIGHT...
* Sky/weather.........Mostly clear. Patchy smoke.
* Min temperature.....41-49.
* Max humidity........75-84 percent.
* Humidity recovery...Good.
* 20-foot winds.......
*     Valleys/lwr slopes...Northwest winds 5 to 11 mph shifting to the
      west 2 to 5 mph after midnight.
*     Ridges/upr slopes....West winds 3 to 8 mph.
* CWR.................0 percent.
* LAL.................1.
* Haines Index........4 (low).
* Mixing height.......Near surface.
* Transport winds.....Northwest 5 to 15 mph shifting to the west up
  to 5 mph after midnight.

.FRIDAY...
* Sky/weather.........Sunny. Patchy smoke.
* Max temperature.....79-84...except 71-76 ridges.
* Min humidity........14-19 percent.
* 20-foot winds.......
*     Valleys/lwr slopes...Upslope less than 5 mph.
*     Ridges/upr slopes....light less than 5 mph.
* CWR.................0 percent.
* LAL.................1.
* Haines Index........4 (low).
* Mixing height.......6000 ft agl.
* Transport winds.....South up to 5 mph shifting to the north in
  the afternoon.


.Forecast days 3 through 7......
.SATURDAY...Clear. Patchy smoke. Lows 44 to 50. Highs 74 to 88.
North winds 1 to 6 mph.
.SUNDAY...Clear. Patchy smoke. Lows 51 to 56. Highs 82 to 93.
East winds 1 to 6 mph.
.MONDAY...Mostly clear. Lows 53 to 58. Highs 85 to 97. North
winds 1 to 6 mph.
.TUESDAY...Mostly clear. Lows 55 to 60. Highs 84 to 97. West
winds 1 to 6 mph.
.WEDNESDAY...Mostly clear. Lows 54 to 59. Highs 81 to 96. West
winds 2 to 7 mph.

$$

ORZ611-241145-
Deschutes National Forest - minus Sisters Ranger District-
500 PM PDT Wed Aug 23 2017

.TONIGHT...
* Sky/weather.........Partly cloudy. Isolated showers and
  thunderstorms in the evening. Hazy and patchy smoke.
* Min temperature.....46-51.
* Max humidity........81-96 percent.
* Humidity recovery...Excellent.
* 20-foot winds.......
*     Valleys/lwr slopes...Northwest winds 2 to 7 mph in the evening
      becoming drainage winds less than 5 mph.
*     Ridges/upr slopes....West winds 2 to 7 mph.
* CWR.................0 percent.
* LAL.................2 decreasing to 1 after midnight.
* Haines Index........3 (very low).
* Mixing height.......500 ft agl.
* Transport winds.....Northwest up to 15 mph.

.THURSDAY...
* Sky/weather.........Partly cloudy then becoming mostly sunny.
  Patchy smoke.
* Max temperature.....73-78...except 67-72 ridges.
* Min humidity........26-36 percent.
* 20-foot winds.......
*     Valleys/lwr slopes...Upslope less than 5 mph becoming northwest 3
      to 8 mph in the afternoon.
*     Ridges/upr slopes....light less than 5 mph becoming northwest 3
      to 8 mph in the afternoon.
* CWR.................0 percent.
* LAL.................1.
* Haines Index........3 (very low).
* Mixing height.......9000 ft agl.
* Transport winds.....West 5 to 10 mph.

.THURSDAY NIGHT...
* Sky/weather.........Mostly clear. Patchy smoke.
* Min temperature.....37-44...except 43-48 ridges.
* Max humidity........69-84 percent.
* Humidity recovery...Good.
* 20-foot winds.......
*     Valleys/lwr slopes...Northwest winds 2 to 7 mph.
*     Ridges/upr slopes....Northwest winds 2 to 7 mph in the evening
      becoming light winds less than 5 mph.
* CWR.................0 percent.
* LAL.................1.
* Haines Index........3 (very low).
* Mixing height.......500 ft agl.
* Transport winds.....Northeast up to 15 mph.

.FRIDAY...
* Sky/weather.........Sunny. Patchy smoke.
* Max temperature.....75-82.
* Min humidity........16 to 25 percent.
* 20-foot winds.......
*     Valleys/lwr slopes...Upslope less than 5 mph.
*     Ridges/upr slopes....light less than 5 mph.
* CWR.................0 percent.
* LAL.................1.
* Haines Index........4 (low).
* Mixing height.......9000 ft agl.
* Transport winds.....East up to 5 mph shifting to the southwest in
  the afternoon.


.Forecast days 3 through 7......
.SATURDAY...Clear. Patchy smoke. Lows 40 to 48. Highs 75 to 88.
Northeast winds 2 to 7 mph.
.SUNDAY...Clear. Patchy smoke. Lows 45 to 53. Highs 82 to 93.
Terrain driven winds less than 5 mph.
.MONDAY...Clear. Patchy smoke. Lows 47 to 54. Highs 86 to 93.
Northwest winds 1 to 5 mph.
.TUESDAY...Mostly clear. Patchy smoke. Lows 47 to 55. Highs 84 to
93. South winds 1 to 6 mph.
.WEDNESDAY...Mostly clear. Patchy smoke. Lows 47 to 55. Highs
83 to 91. Southwest winds 2 to 7 mph.

$$

ORZ640-241145-
Central Mountains of Oregon-
500 PM PDT Wed Aug 23 2017

.TONIGHT...
* Sky/weather.........Partly cloudy. Scattered showers and
  thunderstorms in the evening. Hazy.
* Min temperature.....51-56.
* Max humidity........72-82 percent.
* Humidity recovery...Good.
* 20-foot winds.......
*     Valleys/lwr slopes...Northwest winds 3 to 8 mph.
*     Ridges/upr slopes....Northwest winds 3 to 8 mph.
* CWR.................30 percent.
* LAL.................2 decreasing to 1 after midnight.
* Haines Index........3 (very low).
* Mixing height.......500 ft agl.
* Transport winds.....Northwest 5 to 15 mph decreasing to up to 5
  mph after midnight.

.THURSDAY...
* Sky/weather.........Mostly sunny. A slight chance of showers and
  thunderstorms in the afternoon.
* Max temperature.....75-80...except 69-75 ridges.
* Min humidity........24-31 percent.
* 20-foot winds.......
*     Valleys/lwr slopes...Northwest winds 4 to 9 mph.
*     Ridges/upr slopes....light less than 5 mph becoming northwest 4
      to 9 mph in the afternoon.
* CWR.................0 percent.
* LAL.................1 increasing to 2 in the afternoon.
* Haines Index........3 (very low).
* Mixing height.......8500 ft agl.
* Transport winds.....West up to 10 mph.

.THURSDAY NIGHT...
* Sky/weather.........Mostly clear.
* Min temperature.....40-48.
* Max humidity........57-72 percent...except 51-58 percent ridges.
* Humidity recovery...Moderate.
* 20-foot winds.......
*     Valleys/lwr slopes...Northwest winds 4 to 9 mph.
*     Ridges/upr slopes....Northwest winds 3 to 8 mph.
* CWR.................0 percent.
* LAL.................1.
* Haines Index........3 (very low).
* Mixing height.......Near surface.
* Transport winds.....North up to 15 mph.

.FRIDAY...
* Sky/weather.........Sunny.
* Max temperature.....78-83...except 72-78 ridges.
* Min humidity........13-18 percent.
* 20-foot winds.......
*     Valleys/lwr slopes...Upslope less than 5 mph.
*     Ridges/upr slopes....light less than 5 mph.
* CWR.................0 percent.
* LAL.................1.
* Haines Index........4 (low).
* Mixing height.......8500 ft agl.
* Transport winds.....Northeast up to 5 mph shifting to the
  northwest in the afternoon.


.Forecast days 3 through 7......
.SATURDAY...Clear. Lows 43 to 50. Highs 77 to 89. North winds
2 to 7 mph.
.SUNDAY...Clear. Lows 50 to 55. Highs 84 to 94. Northeast winds
1 to 6 mph.
.MONDAY...Mostly clear. Lows 52 to 57. Highs 89 to 98. North
winds 2 to 7 mph.
.TUESDAY...Mostly clear. Lows 53 to 58. Highs 90 to 98. West
winds 2 to 7 mph.
.WEDNESDAY...Mostly clear. Lows 52 to 58. Highs 87 to 96.
Southwest winds 2 to 7 mph.

$$

ORZ641-WAZ641-241145-
Lower Columbia Basin of Oregon-Lower Columbia Basin of Washington-
500 PM PDT Wed Aug 23 2017

.TONIGHT...
* Sky/weather.........Partly cloudy. Hazy. Isolated showers and
  thunderstorms.
* Min temperature.....60-66.
* Max humidity........59-70 percent.
* Humidity recovery...Moderate.
* 20-foot winds.......
*     Valleys/lwr slopes...Southwest winds 6 to 12 mph.
*     Ridges/upr slopes....West winds 8 to 14 mph.
* CWR.................10 percent.
* LAL.................2.
* Haines Index........3 (very low).
* Mixing height.......Near surface.
* Transport winds.....Southwest 5 to 30 mph.

.THURSDAY...
* Sky/weather.........Mostly sunny.
* Max temperature.....77-85.
* Min humidity........20-27 percent.
* 20-foot winds.......
*     Valleys/lwr slopes...West winds 8 to 14 mph.
*     Ridges/upr slopes....West winds 9 to 15 mph.
* CWR.................0 percent.
* LAL.................1.
* Haines Index........3 (very low).
* Mixing height.......8000 ft agl.
* Transport winds.....West 5 to 25 mph.

.THURSDAY NIGHT...
* Sky/weather.........Clear.
* Min temperature.....49-54.
* Max humidity........60-73 percent.
* Humidity recovery...Good...except Moderate ridges.
* 20-foot winds.......
*     Valleys/lwr slopes...West winds 5 to 11 mph.
*     Ridges/upr slopes....West winds 9 to 15 mph decreasing to 4 to 9
      mph after midnight.
* CWR.................0 percent.
* LAL.................1.
* Haines Index........4 (low).
* Mixing height.......Near surface.
* Transport winds.....West 15 to 25 mph becoming southwest 5 to 15
  mph after midnight.

.FRIDAY...
* Sky/weather.........Sunny.
* Max temperature.....78-83.
* Min humidity........16-21 percent.
* 20-foot winds.......
*     Valleys/lwr slopes...Upslope less than 5 mph.
*     Ridges/upr slopes....light less than 5 mph.
* CWR.................0 percent.
* LAL.................1.
* Haines Index........4 (low).
* Mixing height.......6000 ft agl.
* Transport winds.....Northwest up to 10 mph.


.Forecast days 3 through 7......
.SATURDAY...Clear. Lows 49 to 54. Highs 78 to 90. North winds
1 to 5 mph.
.SUNDAY...Clear. Lows 54 to 59. Highs 85 to 94. Northeast winds
2 to 6 mph.
.MONDAY...Mostly clear. Lows 58 to 63. Highs 90 to 101. Northeast
winds 2 to 6 mph.
.TUESDAY...Mostly clear. Lows 60 to 65. Highs 94 to 101. West
winds 1 to 5 mph.
.WEDNESDAY...Mostly clear. Lows 59 to 64. Highs 90 to 101.
Southwest winds 2 to 6 mph.

$$

ORZ642-241145-
Southern Blue and Strawberry Mountains-
500 PM PDT Wed Aug 23 2017

...RED FLAG WARNING FOR ABUNDANT LIGHTNING AND GUSTY
OUTFLOW WINDS IN EFFECT UNTIL 10 PM PDT THIS EVENING...

.TONIGHT...
* Sky/weather.........Mostly cloudy then becoming partly cloudy.
  Hazy. Numerous showers and scattered thunderstorms in the
  evening. Scattered showers and isolated thunderstorms after
  midnight.
* Min temperature.....48-55.
* Max humidity........74-83 percent.
* Humidity recovery...Good.
* 20-foot winds.......
*     Valleys/lwr slopes...Northwest winds 2 to 7 mph in the evening
      becoming drainage winds less than 5 mph.
*     Ridges/upr slopes....Northwest winds 2 to 7 mph in the evening
      becoming light winds less than 5 mph.
* CWR.................50 percent.
* LAL.................3 decreasing to 2 after midnight.
* Haines Index........3 (very low).
* Mixing height.......Near surface.
* Transport winds.....Northwest up to 10 mph.

.THURSDAY...
* Sky/weather.........Partly cloudy. A slight chance of showers and
  thunderstorms in the afternoon.
* Max temperature.....74-82.
* Min humidity........23-37 percent.
* 20-foot winds.......
*     Valleys/lwr slopes...Upslope less than 5 mph becoming west 3 to 8
      mph in the afternoon.
*     Ridges/upr slopes....light less than 5 mph becoming west 3 to 8
      mph in the afternoon.
* CWR.................10 percent.
* LAL.................1 increasing to 2 in the afternoon.
* Haines Index........3 (very low).
* Mixing height.......11500 ft agl.
* Transport winds.....Southwest up to 15 mph.

.THURSDAY NIGHT...
* Sky/weather.........Partly cloudy. A slight chance of showers and
  thunderstorms in the evening.
* Min temperature.....40-50.
* Max humidity........59-72 percent.
* Humidity recovery...Good.
* 20-foot winds.......
*     Valleys/lwr slopes...Northwest winds 3 to 8 mph in the evening
      becoming drainage winds less than 5 mph.
*     Ridges/upr slopes....Northwest winds 3 to 8 mph.
* CWR.................10 percent.
* LAL.................2 decreasing to 1 after midnight.
* Haines Index........3 (very low).
* Mixing height.......Near surface.
* Transport winds.....North 5 to 15 mph.

.FRIDAY...
* Sky/weather.........Mostly sunny.
* Max temperature.....78-84.
* Min humidity........15-20 percent.
* 20-foot winds.......
*     Valleys/lwr slopes...Upslope less than 5 mph.
*     Ridges/upr slopes....light less than 5 mph.
* CWR.................0 percent.
* LAL.................1.
* Haines Index........3 (very low).
* Mixing height.......10500 ft agl.
* Transport winds.....West up to 10 mph.


.Forecast days 3 through 7......
.SATURDAY...Clear. Areas of smoke. Lows 41 to 51. Highs 84 to 90.
Northwest winds 1 to 6 mph.
.SUNDAY...Clear. Areas of smoke. Lows 46 to 54. Highs 88 to 94.
Terrain driven winds less than 5 mph.
.MONDAY...Mostly clear. Areas of smoke. Lows 47 to 56. Highs
88 to 96. Terrain driven winds less than 5 mph.
.TUESDAY...Mostly clear. Areas of smoke. Lows 48 to 55. Highs
86 to 94. Terrain driven winds less than 5 mph.
.WEDNESDAY...Mostly clear. Areas of smoke. Lows 47 to 53. Highs
84 to 90. West winds 1 to 5 mph.

$$

ORZ643-WAZ643-241145-
Northern Blue Mountains of Oregon-Blue Mountains of Washington-
500 PM PDT Wed Aug 23 2017

...RED FLAG WARNING FOR ABUNDANT LIGHTNING AND GUSTY
OUTFLOW WINDS IN EFFECT UNTIL 10 PM PDT THIS EVENING...

.TONIGHT...
* Sky/weather.........Mostly cloudy. Hazy. Numerous showers in the
  evening. Scattered thunderstorms. Scattered showers after
  midnight.
* Min temperature.....54-62.
* Max humidity........67-82 percent.
* Humidity recovery...Good.
* 20-foot winds.......
*     Valleys/lwr slopes...Southwest winds 2 to 7 mph.
*     Ridges/upr slopes....Southwest winds 2 to 7 mph.
* CWR.................40 percent.
* LAL.................3 decreasing to 2 after midnight.
* Haines Index........3 (very low).
* Mixing height.......500 ft agl.
* Transport winds.....South up to 15 mph.

.THURSDAY...
* Sky/weather.........Partly cloudy then becoming mostly sunny. A
  slight chance of showers and thunderstorms in the morning.
* Max temperature.....72-80...except 66-71 ridges.
* Min humidity........30-39 percent.
* 20-foot winds.......
*     Valleys/lwr slopes...West winds 3 to 8 mph.
*     Ridges/upr slopes....West winds 3 to 8 mph.
* CWR.................0 percent.
* LAL.................2 decreasing to 1 in the afternoon.
* Haines Index........2 (very low).
* Mixing height.......7500 ft agl.
* Transport winds.....West 5 to 20 mph.

.THURSDAY NIGHT...
* Sky/weather.........Mostly clear.
* Min temperature.....41-53.
* Max humidity........59-74 percent.
* Humidity recovery...Good.
* 20-foot winds.......
*     Valleys/lwr slopes...Southwest winds 2 to 7 mph.
*     Ridges/upr slopes....West winds 3 to 8 mph.
* CWR.................0 percent.
* LAL.................1.
* Haines Index........4 (low).
* Mixing height.......500 ft agl.
* Transport winds.....West 10 to 20 mph decreasing to up to 10 mph
  after midnight.

.FRIDAY...
* Sky/weather.........Sunny.
* Max temperature.....73-80...except 67-72 ridges.
* Min humidity........18-23 percent.
* 20-foot winds.......
*     Valleys/lwr slopes...Upslope less than 5 mph.
*     Ridges/upr slopes....light less than 5 mph.
* CWR.................0 percent.
* LAL.................1.
* Haines Index........4 (low).
* Mixing height.......6000 ft agl.
* Transport winds.....Northwest up to 5 mph.


.Forecast days 3 through 7......
.SATURDAY...Clear. Lows 40 to 53. Highs 71 to 86. Terrain driven
winds less than 5 mph.
.SUNDAY...Clear. Lows 45 to 57. Highs 78 to 91. Terrain driven
winds less than 5 mph.
.MONDAY...Mostly clear. Lows 49 to 61. Highs 84 to 96. Terrain
driven winds less than 5 mph.
.TUESDAY...Mostly clear. Lows 50 to 63. Highs 85 to 96. Terrain
driven winds less than 5 mph.
.WEDNESDAY...Mostly clear. Lows 49 to 63. Highs 83 to 93. Terrain
driven winds less than 5 mph.

$$

ORZ644-241145-
Central Blue Mountains-
500 PM PDT Wed Aug 23 2017

...RED FLAG WARNING FOR ABUNDANT LIGHTNING AND GUSTY
OUTFLOW WINDS IN EFFECT UNTIL 10 PM PDT THIS EVENING...

.TONIGHT...
* Sky/weather.........Mostly cloudy. Hazy. Numerous showers in the
  evening. Scattered thunderstorms. Scattered showers after
  midnight.
* Min temperature.....53-58.
* Max humidity........70-85 percent.
* Humidity recovery...Good.
* 20-foot winds.......
*     Valleys/lwr slopes...West winds 2 to 7 mph.
*     Ridges/upr slopes....West winds 2 to 7 mph.
* CWR.................50 percent.
* LAL.................3 decreasing to 2 after midnight.
* Haines Index........3 (very low).
* Mixing height.......500 ft agl.
* Transport winds.....Northwest up to 15 mph shifting to the south
  after midnight.

.THURSDAY...
* Sky/weather.........Partly cloudy. A slight chance of showers and
  thunderstorms in the afternoon.
* Max temperature.....74-80...except 70-75 ridges.
* Min humidity........30-39 percent.
* 20-foot winds.......
*     Valleys/lwr slopes...Northwest winds 3 to 8 mph.
*     Ridges/upr slopes....light less than 5 mph becoming west 4 to 9
      mph in the afternoon.
* CWR.................0 percent.
* LAL.................1 increasing to 2 in the afternoon.
* Haines Index........2 (very low).
* Mixing height.......10000 ft agl.
* Transport winds.....West up to 15 mph.

.THURSDAY NIGHT...
* Sky/weather.........Partly cloudy becoming mostly clear. A
  slight chance of showers and thunderstorms in the evening.
* Min temperature.....43-49.
* Max humidity........57-72 percent.
* Humidity recovery...Good...except Moderate ridges.
* 20-foot winds.......
*     Valleys/lwr slopes...Northwest winds 4 to 9 mph in the evening
      becoming drainage winds less than 5 mph.
*     Ridges/upr slopes....Northwest winds 3 to 8 mph.
* CWR.................0 percent.
* LAL.................2 decreasing to 1 after midnight.
* Haines Index........3 (very low).
* Mixing height.......Near surface.
* Transport winds.....Northwest up to 15 mph.

.FRIDAY...
* Sky/weather.........Mostly sunny.
* Max temperature.....74-81.
* Min humidity........16-21 percent.
* 20-foot winds.......
*     Valleys/lwr slopes...Upslope less than 5 mph.
*     Ridges/upr slopes....light less than 5 mph.
* CWR.................0 percent.
* LAL.................1.
* Haines Index........3 (very low).
* Mixing height.......9000 ft agl.
* Transport winds.....West up to 10 mph.


.Forecast days 3 through 7......
.SATURDAY...Clear. Lows 44 to 51. Highs 81 to 87. North winds
1 to 6 mph.
.SUNDAY...Clear. Lows 47 to 54. Highs 86 to 93. East winds 1 to
6 mph.
.MONDAY...Mostly clear. Lows 51 to 57. Highs 87 to 96. Northeast
winds 1 to 6 mph.
.TUESDAY...Mostly clear. Lows 51 to 58. Highs 85 to 95. Terrain
driven winds less than 5 mph.
.WEDNESDAY...Mostly clear. Lows 50 to 59. Highs 83 to 91. West
winds 1 to 6 mph.

$$

WAZ645-241145-
Asotin County-
500 PM PDT Wed Aug 23 2017

...RED FLAG WARNING FOR ABUNDANT LIGHTNING AND GUSTY
OUTFLOW WINDS IN EFFECT UNTIL 10 PM PDT THIS EVENING...

.TONIGHT...
* Sky/weather.........Mostly cloudy. A chance of showers and a
  slight chance of thunderstorms.
* Min temperature.....62-67.
* Max humidity........63-70 percent.
* Humidity recovery...Good.
* 20-foot winds.......
*     Valleys/lwr slopes...Northwest winds 2 to 6 mph in the evening
      becoming drainage winds less than 5 mph.
*     Ridges/upr slopes....North winds 2 to 6 mph in the evening
      becoming light winds less than 5 mph.
* CWR.................20 percent.
* LAL.................2.
* Haines Index........3 (very low).
* Mixing height.......500 ft agl.
* Transport winds.....Southwest 5 to 10 mph.

.THURSDAY...
* Sky/weather.........Partly cloudy then becoming mostly sunny. A
  chance of showers and a slight chance of thunderstorms in the
  morning.
* Max temperature.....79-88.
* Min humidity........25-33 percent.
* 20-foot winds.......
*     Valleys/lwr slopes...Upslope less than 5 mph becoming west 2 to 6
      mph in the afternoon.
*     Ridges/upr slopes....West winds 2 to 7 mph.
* CWR.................0 percent.
* LAL.................2 decreasing to 1 in the afternoon.
* Haines Index........3 (very low).
* Mixing height.......8000 ft agl.
* Transport winds.....South around 5 mph shifting to the west 10 to
  15 mph in the afternoon.

.THURSDAY NIGHT...
* Sky/weather.........Mostly clear.
* Min temperature.....53-58.
* Max humidity........51-59 percent.
* Humidity recovery...Moderate.
* 20-foot winds.......
*     Valleys/lwr slopes...Northwest winds 1 to 6 mph in the evening
      becoming drainage winds less than 5 mph.
*     Ridges/upr slopes....Northwest winds 1 to 6 mph.
* CWR.................0 percent.
* LAL.................1.
* Haines Index........4 (low).
* Mixing height.......500 ft agl.
* Transport winds.....Southwest 5 to 15 mph.

.FRIDAY...
* Sky/weather.........Sunny.
* Max temperature.....77-85.
* Min humidity........17-22 percent.
* 20-foot winds.......
*     Valleys/lwr slopes...Upslope less than 5 mph.
*     Ridges/upr slopes....light less than 5 mph.
* CWR.................0 percent.
* LAL.................1.
* Haines Index........4 (low).
* Mixing height.......6000 ft agl.
* Transport winds.....Southeast around 5 mph shifting to the west
  in the afternoon.


.Forecast days 3 through 7......
.SATURDAY...Clear. Lows 53 to 58. Highs 77 to 90. Terrain driven
winds less than 5 mph.
.SUNDAY...Clear. Lows 56 to 61. Highs 82 to 95. Terrain driven
winds less than 5 mph.
.MONDAY...Mostly clear. Lows 59 to 64. Highs 88 to 97. Terrain
driven winds less than 5 mph.
.TUESDAY...Mostly clear. Lows 61 to 66. Highs 90 to 97. Terrain
driven winds less than 5 mph.
.WEDNESDAY...Mostly clear. Lows 61 to 66. Highs 89 to 96. Terrain
driven winds less than 5 mph.

$$

ORZ645-241145-
Wallowa District-
500 PM PDT Wed Aug 23 2017

...RED FLAG WARNING FOR ABUNDANT LIGHTNING AND GUSTY
OUTFLOW WINDS IN EFFECT UNTIL 10 PM PDT THIS EVENING...

.TONIGHT...
* Sky/weather.........Mostly cloudy. Hazy. Scattered showers and
  thunderstorms.
* Min temperature.....55-61.
* Max humidity........66-79 percent.
* Humidity recovery...Good.
* 20-foot winds.......
*     Valleys/lwr slopes...Northwest winds 2 to 6 mph in the evening
      becoming drainage winds less than 5 mph.
*     Ridges/upr slopes....North winds 2 to 6 mph in the evening
      becoming light winds less than 5 mph.
* CWR.................50 percent.
* LAL.................3 decreasing to 2 after midnight.
* Haines Index........3 (very low).
* Mixing height.......500 ft agl.
* Transport winds.....West up to 10 mph.

.THURSDAY...
* Sky/weather.........Partly cloudy then becoming mostly cloudy. A
  slight chance of showers in the morning. A slight chance of
  thunderstorms. A chance of showers in the afternoon.
* Max temperature.....75-84...except 70-75 ridges.
* Min humidity........29-37 percent.
* 20-foot winds.......
*     Valleys/lwr slopes...Upslope less than 5 mph becoming west 2 to 6
      mph in the afternoon.
*     Ridges/upr slopes....West winds 2 to 7 mph.
* CWR.................10 percent.
* LAL.................2.
* Haines Index........3 (very low).
* Mixing height.......11000 ft agl.
* Transport winds.....West up to 15 mph.

.THURSDAY NIGHT...
* Sky/weather.........Partly cloudy. A slight chance of showers and
  thunderstorms in the evening.
* Min temperature.....43-53.
* Max humidity........65-80 percent.
* Humidity recovery...Good.
* 20-foot winds.......
*     Valleys/lwr slopes...Northwest winds 1 to 6 mph in the evening
      becoming drainage winds less than 5 mph.
*     Ridges/upr slopes....Northwest winds 1 to 6 mph.
* CWR.................10 percent.
* LAL.................2 decreasing to 1 after midnight.
* Haines Index........3 (very low).
* Mixing height.......Near surface.
* Transport winds.....Northwest up to 15 mph.

.FRIDAY...
* Sky/weather.........Mostly sunny.
* Max temperature.....76-84...except 72-77 ridges.
* Min humidity........18-23 percent.
* 20-foot winds.......
*     Valleys/lwr slopes...Upslope less than 5 mph.
*     Ridges/upr slopes....light less than 5 mph.
* CWR.................0 percent.
* LAL.................1.
* Haines Index........3 (very low).
* Mixing height.......10000 ft agl.
* Transport winds.....Northeast up to 10 mph shifting to the west
  in the afternoon.


.Forecast days 3 through 7......
.SATURDAY...Clear. Lows 43 to 53. Highs 80 to 88. Northwest winds
1 to 6 mph.
.SUNDAY...Clear. Lows 48 to 56. Highs 85 to 93. Terrain driven
winds less than 5 mph.
.MONDAY...Mostly clear. Lows 52 to 59. Highs 88 to 97. Terrain
driven winds less than 5 mph.
.TUESDAY...Mostly clear. Lows 53 to 60. Highs 87 to 95. Terrain
driven winds less than 5 mph.
.WEDNESDAY...Mostly clear. Lows 52 to 60. Highs 84 to 92. Terrain
driven winds less than 5 mph.

$$

WAZ675-241145-
Eastern Washington Southern Columbia Basin-
500 PM PDT Wed Aug 23 2017

.TONIGHT...
* Sky/weather.........Partly cloudy. Hazy in the evening.
* Min temperature.....60-65.
* Max humidity........63-71 percent.
* Humidity recovery...Good...except Moderate ridges.
* 20-foot winds.......
*     Valleys/lwr slopes...West winds 5 to 11 mph.
*     Ridges/upr slopes....West winds 9 to 15 mph.
* CWR.................0 percent.
* LAL.................1.
* Haines Index........3 (very low).
* Mixing height.......Near surface.
* Transport winds.....West 5 to 20 mph.

.THURSDAY...
* Sky/weather.........Mostly sunny.
* Max temperature.....80-86...except 74-81 ridges.
* Min humidity........16-21 percent.
* 20-foot winds.......
*     Valleys/lwr slopes...West winds 8 to 14 mph.
*     Ridges/upr slopes....West winds 11 to 17 mph.
* CWR.................0 percent.
* LAL.................1.
* Haines Index........4 (low).
* Mixing height.......8000 ft agl.
* Transport winds.....West 5 to 20 mph.

.THURSDAY NIGHT...
* Sky/weather.........Clear. Patchy blowing dust in the evening.
* Min temperature.....48-54.
* Max humidity........61-75 percent...except 50-62 percent ridges.
* Humidity recovery...Good...except Moderate ridges.
* 20-foot winds.......
*     Valleys/lwr slopes...Northwest winds 7 to 15 mph.
*     Ridges/upr slopes....Northwest winds 10 to 16 mph.
* CWR.................0 percent.
* LAL.................1.
* Haines Index........4 (low).
* Mixing height.......Near surface.
* Transport winds.....Northwest 5 to 25 mph.

.FRIDAY...
* Sky/weather.........Sunny.
* Max temperature.....79-84...except 74-79 ridges.
* Min humidity........18-23 percent.
* 20-foot winds.......
*     Valleys/lwr slopes...Northwest winds 2 to 5 mph in the morning
      becoming upslope less than 5 mph.
*     Ridges/upr slopes....Northwest winds 2 to 6 mph in the morning
      becoming light less than 5 mph.
* CWR.................0 percent.
* LAL.................1.
* Haines Index........4 (low).
* Mixing height.......6500 ft agl.
* Transport winds.....West up to 10 mph.


.Forecast days 3 through 7......
.SATURDAY...Clear. Lows 48 to 54. Highs 78 to 90. Northwest winds
1 to 6 mph.
.SUNDAY...Clear. Lows 55 to 60. Highs 85 to 94. Terrain driven
winds less than 5 mph.
.MONDAY...Mostly clear. Lows 58 to 63. Highs 90 to 101. Terrain
driven winds less than 5 mph.
.TUESDAY...Mostly clear. Lows 60 to 65. Highs 95 to 101. Terrain
driven winds less than 5 mph.
.WEDNESDAY...Mostly clear. Lows 59 to 64. Highs 92 to 101. West
winds 2 to 7 mph.

$$

WAZ681-241145-
Yakama Alpine District-
500 PM PDT Wed Aug 23 2017

.TONIGHT...
* Sky/weather.........Partly cloudy.
* Min temperature.....50-56.
* Max humidity........66-81 percent.
* Humidity recovery...Good.
* 20-foot winds.......
*     Valleys/lwr slopes...West winds 6 to 11 mph.
*     Ridges/upr slopes....West winds 7 to 13 mph.
* CWR.................0 percent.
* LAL.................1.
* Haines Index........3 (very low).
* Mixing height.......Near surface.
* Transport winds.....West 5 to 15 mph.

.THURSDAY...
* Sky/weather.........Mostly sunny.
* Max temperature.....68-77...except 61-71 ridges.
* Min humidity........21-29 percent.
* 20-foot winds.......
*     Valleys/lwr slopes...West winds 6 to 12 mph.
*     Ridges/upr slopes....West winds 8 to 14 mph.
* CWR.................0 percent.
* LAL.................1.
* Haines Index........4 (low).
* Mixing height.......5500 ft agl.
* Transport winds.....West 10 to 15 mph.

.THURSDAY NIGHT...
* Sky/weather.........Mostly clear.
* Min temperature.....43-49.
* Max humidity........62-77 percent.
* Humidity recovery...Good.
* 20-foot winds.......
*     Valleys/lwr slopes...Northwest winds 4 to 9 mph.
*     Ridges/upr slopes....Northwest winds 7 to 13 mph decreasing to 2
      to 7 mph after midnight.
* CWR.................0 percent.
* LAL.................1.
* Haines Index........4 (low).
* Mixing height.......Near surface.
* Transport winds.....Northwest up to 15 mph.

.FRIDAY...
* Sky/weather.........Sunny.
* Max temperature.....72-79...except 66-73 ridges.
* Min humidity........22-27 percent.
* 20-foot winds.......
*     Valleys/lwr slopes...Upslope less than 5 mph.
*     Ridges/upr slopes....light less than 5 mph.
* CWR.................0 percent.
* LAL.................1.
* Haines Index........4 (low).
* Mixing height.......5500 ft agl.
* Transport winds.....West up to 5 mph.


.Forecast days 3 through 7......
.SATURDAY...Clear. Lows 46 to 52. Highs 69 to 84. West winds 1 to
5 mph.
.SUNDAY...Clear. Lows 50 to 56. Highs 77 to 89. Terrain driven
winds less than 5 mph.
.MONDAY...Mostly clear. Lows 53 to 60. Highs 80 to 95. Terrain
driven winds less than 5 mph.
.TUESDAY...Mostly clear. Lows 55 to 61. Highs 81 to 95. Terrain
driven winds less than 5 mph.
.WEDNESDAY...Mostly clear. Lows 54 to 62. Highs 78 to 93. West
winds 2 to 6 mph.

$$


.8-14 DAY OUTLOOK for Thursday August 31 through Wednesday September 6...

A greater chance of of of above normal temperatures and below normal
precipitation amounts.

$$



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