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Fire Weather Planning Forecast for NE Oregon and SE Washington
National Weather Service Pendleton OR
221 PM PDT Thu Aug 17 2017

...HAINES INDEX OF 5 TONIGHT AND FRIDAY...

...BREEZY TO LOCALLY WINDY WITH LOW RELATIVE HUMIDITIES
FRIDAY AFTERNOON AND EVENING...


.DISCUSSION...Dry conditions will continue through early next
week. A moderate Haines Index of 5 can be expected tonight and
Friday. Breezy to locally windy conditions will be likely
across the Columbia Gorge and portions of the Columbia Basin
Friday afternoon and evening. Some of the higher elevations will
have poor to moderate RH recoveries tonight. The next chance at
thunderstorms will be next Tuesday through Thursday.


***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 Thursday Morning August 17
Salem...2     Medford...4     Spokane...2     Boise...2

ORZ639-WAZ639-181115-
East Slopes of the Northern Oregon Cascades-
East Slopes of the Southern Washington Cascades-
221 PM PDT Thu Aug 17 2017

.TONIGHT...
* Sky/weather.........Mostly clear.
* Min temperature.....52-58.
* Max humidity........63-78 percent.
* Humidity recovery...Good...except Moderate ridges.
* 20-foot winds.......
*     Valleys/lwr slopes...West winds 6 to 12 mph...except west 8 to 14
      mph with gusts up to 25 mph in the eastern Columbia River
      Gorge.
*     Ridges/upr slopes....Northwest winds 5 to 10 mph.
* CWR.................0 percent.
* LAL.................1.
* Haines Index........5 (moderate).
* Mixing height.......Near surface.
* Transport winds.....West 5 to 15 mph.

.FRIDAY...
* Sky/weather.........Mostly sunny.
* Max temperature.....82-88...except 76-84 ridges.
* Min humidity........20-34 percent.
* 20-foot winds.......
*     Valleys/lwr slopes...West winds 7 to 13 mph...except west 10 to
      16 mph in the eastern Columbia River Gorge. In the eastern
      Columbia River Gorge, gusts to 30 mph.
*     Ridges/upr slopes....West winds 3 to 7 mph increasing to 7 to 13
      mph in the afternoon.
* CWR.................0 percent.
* LAL.................1.
* Haines Index........5 (moderate).
* Mixing height.......6000 ft agl.
* Transport winds.....West 5 to 20 mph.

.FRIDAY NIGHT...
* Sky/weather.........Mostly clear.
* Min temperature.....52-59.
* Max humidity........71-86 percent.
* Humidity recovery...Good.
* 20-foot winds.......
*     Valleys/lwr slopes...West winds 9 to 15 mph...except west 10 to
      16 mph with gusts up to 30 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.......500 ft agl.
* Transport winds.....West 5 to 20 mph.

.SATURDAY...
* Sky/weather.........Mostly sunny.
* Max temperature.....80-86...except 73-80 ridges.
* Min humidity........24-36 percent.
* 20-foot winds.......
*     Valleys/lwr slopes...Northwest winds 6 to 12 mph...except west 6
      to 12 mph in the eastern Columbia River Gorge. In the eastern
      Columbia River Gorge, gusts to 25 mph in the afternoon.
*     Ridges/upr slopes....Northwest winds 3 to 8 mph.
* CWR.................0 percent.
* LAL.................1.
* Haines Index........4 (low).
* Mixing height.......5500 ft agl.
* Transport winds.....Northwest 5 to 10 mph.


.Forecast days 3 through 7......
.SUNDAY...Mostly clear. Lows 51 to 56. Highs 79 to 86. West winds
5 to 11 mph.
.MONDAY...Mostly clear. Lows 52 to 57. Highs 79 to 90. West winds
2 to 7 mph.
.TUESDAY...Mostly clear. Lows 54 to 59. Highs 82 to 92. Terrain
driven winds less than 5 mph.
.WEDNESDAY...Partly cloudy. Lows 54 to 60. Highs 80 to 92. West
winds 2 to 7 mph.
.THURSDAY...Partly cloudy. Lows 52 to 58. Highs 76 to 87. West
winds 4 to 9 mph.

$$

ORZ610-181115-
East Slopes of Central Oregon Cascades-
221 PM PDT Thu Aug 17 2017

.TONIGHT...
* Sky/weather.........Clear. Areas of smoke.
* Min temperature.....48-53.
* Max humidity........53-65 percent.
* Humidity recovery...Moderate.
* 20-foot winds.......
*     Valleys/lwr slopes...West winds 4 to 9 mph.
*     Ridges/upr slopes....West winds 3 to 8 mph.
* CWR.................0 percent.
* LAL.................1.
* Haines Index........5 (moderate).
* Mixing height.......Near surface.
* Transport winds.....West 5 to 10 mph.

.FRIDAY...
* Sky/weather.........Mostly sunny. Areas of smoke.
* Max temperature.....84-89...except 75-82 ridges.
* Min humidity........14-21 percent.
* 20-foot winds.......
*     Valleys/lwr slopes...West winds 2 to 5 mph shifting to the
      northwest 5 to 11 mph in the afternoon.
*     Ridges/upr slopes....Northwest winds 3 to 8 mph.
* CWR.................0 percent.
* LAL.................1.
* Haines Index........5 (moderate).
* Mixing height.......7000 ft agl.
* Transport winds.....West 5 to 15 mph.

.FRIDAY NIGHT...
* Sky/weather.........Mostly clear.
* Min temperature.....49-54.
* Max humidity........71-81 percent...except 58-73 percent ridges.
* Humidity recovery...Good.
* 20-foot winds.......
*     Valleys/lwr slopes...West winds 5 to 11 mph.
*     Ridges/upr slopes....West winds 4 to 9 mph.
* CWR.................0 percent.
* LAL.................1.
* Haines Index........5 (moderate).
* Mixing height.......Near surface.
* Transport winds.....West 5 to 15 mph.

.SATURDAY...
* Sky/weather.........Mostly sunny.
* Max temperature.....79-85...except 71-77 ridges.
* Min humidity........18-26 percent.
* 20-foot winds.......
*     Valleys/lwr slopes...Northwest winds 2 to 7 mph.
*     Ridges/upr slopes....Northwest winds 3 to 6 mph.
* CWR.................0 percent.
* LAL.................1.
* Haines Index........4 (low).
* Mixing height.......6500 ft agl.
* Transport winds.....North 5 to 10 mph.


.Forecast days 3 through 7......
.SUNDAY...Mostly clear. Lows 46 to 51. Highs 74 to 84. Northwest
winds 4 to 10 mph.
.MONDAY...Mostly clear. Lows 46 to 51. Highs 74 to 89. North
winds 2 to 7 mph.
.TUESDAY...Mostly clear. Lows 50 to 56. Highs 81 to 90. North
winds 1 to 6 mph.
.WEDNESDAY...A slight chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly
cloudy. Lows 51 to 58. Highs 77 to 90. West winds 2 to 7 mph.
.THURSDAY...Partly cloudy with a slight chance of showers and
thunderstorms. Lows 49 to 56. Highs 73 to 87. West winds 2 to
7 mph.

$$

ORZ611-181115-
Deschutes National Forest - minus Sisters Ranger District-
221 PM PDT Thu Aug 17 2017

.TONIGHT...
* Sky/weather.........Clear. Patchy smoke.
* Min temperature.....44-49.
* Max humidity........55-70 percent.
* Humidity recovery...Moderate.
* 20-foot winds.......
*     Valleys/lwr slopes...West winds 3 to 8 mph.
*     Ridges/upr slopes....Northwest winds 2 to 7 mph.
* CWR.................0 percent.
* LAL.................1.
* Haines Index........4 (low).
* Mixing height.......Near surface.
* Transport winds.....Northwest up to 15 mph.

.FRIDAY...
* Sky/weather.........Sunny. Patchy smoke.
* Max temperature.....81-88.
* Min humidity........11-19 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 2
      to 7 mph in the afternoon.
* CWR.................0 percent.
* LAL.................1.
* Haines Index........5 (moderate).
* Mixing height.......10500 ft agl.
* Transport winds.....Northwest up to 10 mph.

.FRIDAY NIGHT...
* Sky/weather.........Clear. Patchy smoke.
* Min temperature.....45-50.
* Max humidity........62-77 percent.
* Humidity recovery...Good...except Moderate ridges.
* 20-foot winds.......
*     Valleys/lwr slopes...Northwest winds 3 to 8 mph.
*     Ridges/upr slopes....Northwest winds 3 to 8 mph.
* CWR.................0 percent.
* LAL.................1.
* Haines Index........5 (moderate).
* Mixing height.......Near surface.
* Transport winds.....Northwest 5 to 15 mph.

.SATURDAY...
* Sky/weather.........Mostly sunny. Patchy smoke.
* Max temperature.....80-85...except 75-80 ridges.
* Min humidity........17-25 percent.
* 20-foot winds.......
*     Valleys/lwr slopes...Upslope less than 5 mph becoming north 3 to
      6 mph in the afternoon.
*     Ridges/upr slopes....light less than 5 mph becoming northwest 3
      to 6 mph in the afternoon.
* CWR.................0 percent.
* LAL.................1.
* Haines Index........4 (low).
* Mixing height.......9000 ft agl.
* Transport winds.....Northwest up to 5 mph.


.Forecast days 3 through 7......
.SUNDAY...Mostly clear. Patchy smoke. Lows 42 to 47. Highs 77 to
85. North winds 2 to 7 mph.
.MONDAY...Mostly clear. Patchy smoke. Lows 44 to 49. Highs 77 to
90. Northeast winds 1 to 6 mph.
.TUESDAY...Partly cloudy with a slight chance of showers and
thunderstorms. Lows 46 to 52. Highs 81 to 90. Terrain driven
winds less than 5 mph.
.WEDNESDAY...Mostly cloudy with a slight chance of showers and
thunderstorms. Lows 46 to 52. Highs 76 to 88. West winds 2 to
7 mph.
.THURSDAY...Partly cloudy with a slight chance of showers and
thunderstorms. Lows 44 to 50. Highs 73 to 84. West winds 2 to
7 mph.

$$

ORZ640-181115-
Central Mountains of Oregon-
221 PM PDT Thu Aug 17 2017

.TONIGHT...
* Sky/weather.........Clear. Areas of smoke.
* Min temperature.....46-52.
* Max humidity........47-59 percent...except 40-45 percent ridges.
* Humidity recovery...Moderate...except Poor ridges.
* 20-foot winds.......
*     Valleys/lwr slopes...Northwest winds 4 to 9 mph shifting to the
      southwest 1 to 6 mph after midnight.
*     Ridges/upr slopes....Northwest winds 4 to 9 mph.
* CWR.................0 percent.
* LAL.................1.
* Haines Index........5 (moderate).
* Mixing height.......Near surface.
* Transport winds.....West 5 to 15 mph.

.FRIDAY...
* Sky/weather.........Mostly sunny. Areas of smoke.
* Max temperature.....86-91...except 80-85 ridges.
* Min humidity........8-13 percent.
* 20-foot winds.......
*     Valleys/lwr slopes...Upslope less than 5 mph becoming northwest 5
      to 11 mph in the afternoon.
*     Ridges/upr slopes....light less than 5 mph becoming northwest 4
      to 9 mph in the afternoon.
* CWR.................0 percent.
* LAL.................1.
* Haines Index........5 (moderate).
* Mixing height.......9500 ft agl.
* Transport winds.....West 5 to 10 mph.

.FRIDAY NIGHT...
* Sky/weather.........Mostly clear.
* Min temperature.....46-53.
* Max humidity........54-69 percent...except 49-56 percent ridges.
* Humidity recovery...Moderate.
* 20-foot winds.......
*     Valleys/lwr slopes...Northwest winds 4 to 9 mph.
*     Ridges/upr slopes....Northwest winds 7 to 13 mph decreasing to 3
      to 7 mph after midnight.
* CWR.................0 percent.
* LAL.................1.
* Haines Index........5 (moderate).
* Mixing height.......Near surface.
* Transport winds.....Northwest 5 to 15 mph.

.SATURDAY...
* Sky/weather.........Mostly sunny.
* Max temperature.....81-86...except 75-80 ridges.
* Min humidity........14-19 percent.
* 20-foot winds.......
*     Valleys/lwr slopes...Upslope less than 5 mph becoming northwest 3
      to 7 mph in the afternoon.
*     Ridges/upr slopes....light less than 5 mph becoming northwest 4
      to 7 mph in the afternoon.
* CWR.................0 percent.
* LAL.................1.
* Haines Index........4 (low).
* Mixing height.......8500 ft agl.
* Transport winds.....Northwest up to 10 mph.


.Forecast days 3 through 7......
.SUNDAY...Mostly clear. Lows 46 to 51. Highs 79 to 85. Northwest
winds 4 to 9 mph.
.MONDAY...Mostly clear. Lows 47 to 52. Highs 79 to 90. Northeast
winds 2 to 7 mph.
.TUESDAY...Mostly clear with a slight chance of showers and
thunderstorms. Lows 48 to 55. Highs 85 to 92. North winds 1 to
5 mph.
.WEDNESDAY...Mostly cloudy with a slight chance of showers and
thunderstorms. Lows 49 to 57. Highs 82 to 92. Northwest winds
2 to 7 mph.
.THURSDAY...Partly cloudy with a slight chance of showers and
thunderstorms. Lows 48 to 55. Highs 79 to 87. West winds 2 to
7 mph.

$$

ORZ641-WAZ641-181115-
Lower Columbia Basin of Oregon-Lower Columbia Basin of Washington-
221 PM PDT Thu Aug 17 2017

.TONIGHT...
* Sky/weather.........Clear.
* Min temperature.....55-60.
* Max humidity........55-70 percent.
* Humidity recovery...Moderate.
* 20-foot winds.......
*     Valleys/lwr slopes...Southwest winds 5 to 11 mph.
*     Ridges/upr slopes....West winds 5 to 11 mph.
* CWR.................0 percent.
* LAL.................1.
* Haines Index........5 (moderate).
* Mixing height.......Near surface.
* Transport winds.....Southwest 5 to 15 mph.

.FRIDAY...
* Sky/weather.........Mostly sunny.
* Max temperature.....87-93.
* Min humidity........16-22 percent.
* 20-foot winds.......
*     Valleys/lwr slopes...West winds 6 to 12 mph.
*     Ridges/upr slopes....West winds 3 to 8 mph increasing to 8 to 14
      mph in the afternoon.
* CWR.................0 percent.
* LAL.................1.
* Haines Index........5 (moderate).
* Mixing height.......7000 ft agl.
* Transport winds.....Southwest 5 to 20 mph.

.FRIDAY NIGHT...
* Sky/weather.........Mostly clear.
* Min temperature.....57-62.
* Max humidity........63-78 percent.
* Humidity recovery...Good.
* 20-foot winds.......
*     Valleys/lwr slopes...West winds 9 to 15 mph.
*     Ridges/upr slopes....West winds 10 to 16 mph.
* CWR.................0 percent.
* LAL.................1.
* Haines Index........4 (low).
* Mixing height.......Near surface.
* Transport winds.....West 5 to 25 mph.

.SATURDAY...
* Sky/weather.........Mostly sunny.
* Max temperature.....83-89.
* Min humidity........22-27 percent.
* 20-foot winds.......
*     Valleys/lwr slopes...West winds 4 to 9 mph.
*     Ridges/upr slopes....West winds 4 to 10 mph.
* CWR.................0 percent.
* LAL.................1.
* Haines Index........4 (low).
* Mixing height.......6500 ft agl.
* Transport winds.....Northwest 5 to 15 mph.


.Forecast days 3 through 7......
.SUNDAY...Mostly clear. Lows 54 to 59. Highs 82 to 89. West winds
5 to 11 mph.
.MONDAY...Mostly clear. Lows 53 to 58. Highs 82 to 91. West winds
2 to 6 mph.
.TUESDAY...Mostly clear. Lows 56 to 61. Highs 86 to 95. Northeast
winds 1 to 5 mph.
.WEDNESDAY...Partly cloudy with a slight chance of showers. Lows
59 to 64. Highs 86 to 95. Southwest winds 3 to 8 mph.
.THURSDAY...Partly cloudy. Lows 57 to 62. Highs 81 to 91. West
winds 4 to 10 mph.

$$

ORZ642-181115-
Southern Blue and Strawberry Mountains-
221 PM PDT Thu Aug 17 2017

.TONIGHT...
* Sky/weather.........Clear.
* Min temperature.....44-51.
* Max humidity........42-53 percent.
* Humidity recovery...Moderate...except Poor ridges.
* 20-foot winds.......
*     Valleys/lwr slopes...West winds 2 to 6 mph.
*     Ridges/upr slopes....Northwest winds 2 to 7 mph.
* CWR.................0 percent.
* LAL.................1.
* Haines Index........4 (low).
* Mixing height.......Near surface.
* Transport winds.....Northwest up to 10 mph.

.FRIDAY...
* Sky/weather.........Sunny.
* Max temperature.....84-89.
* Min humidity........6-11 percent.
* 20-foot winds.......
*     Valleys/lwr slopes...West winds 2 to 7 mph.
*     Ridges/upr slopes....light less than 5 mph becoming northwest 2
      to 7 mph in the afternoon.
* CWR.................0 percent.
* LAL.................1.
* Haines Index........5 (moderate).
* Mixing height.......10500 ft agl.
* Transport winds.....Northwest up to 10 mph.

.FRIDAY NIGHT...
* Sky/weather.........Clear.
* Min temperature.....44-51.
* Max humidity........44-57 percent.
* Humidity recovery...Moderate.
* 20-foot winds.......
*     Valleys/lwr slopes...Northwest winds 3 to 7 mph.
*     Ridges/upr slopes....Northwest winds 3 to 8 mph.
* CWR.................0 percent.
* LAL.................1.
* Haines Index........4 (low).
* Mixing height.......Near surface.
* Transport winds.....Northwest 5 to 10 mph.

.SATURDAY...
* Sky/weather.........Mostly sunny.
* Max temperature.....81-86...except 76-81 ridges.
* Min humidity........12-18 percent.
* 20-foot winds.......
*     Valleys/lwr slopes...Upslope less than 5 mph becoming northwest 2
      to 5 mph in the afternoon.
*     Ridges/upr slopes....light less than 5 mph becoming northwest 2
      to 5 mph in the afternoon.
* CWR.................0 percent.
* LAL.................1.
* Haines Index........4 (low).
* Mixing height.......11000 ft agl.
* Transport winds.....Northwest 5 to 10 mph.


.Forecast days 3 through 7......
.SUNDAY...Mostly clear. Lows 43 to 49. Highs 78 to 84. Northwest
winds 2 to 7 mph.
.MONDAY...Mostly clear. Lows 43 to 50. Highs 83 to 88. North
winds 1 to 6 mph.
.TUESDAY...Mostly clear with a slight chance of showers and
thunderstorms. Lows 44 to 53. Highs 85 to 91. Terrain driven
winds less than 5 mph.
.WEDNESDAY...Partly cloudy with a slight chance of showers and
thunderstorms. Lows 47 to 55. Highs 81 to 87. Northwest winds
1 to 6 mph.
.THURSDAY...Partly cloudy with a slight chance of showers and
thunderstorms. Lows 46 to 54. Highs 79 to 85. West winds 1 to
6 mph.

$$

ORZ643-WAZ643-181115-
Northern Blue Mountains of Oregon-Blue Mountains of Washington-
221 PM PDT Thu Aug 17 2017

.TONIGHT...
* Sky/weather.........Clear.
* Min temperature.....48-57...except 46-51 ridges.
* Max humidity........52-67 percent.
* Humidity recovery...Moderate.
* 20-foot winds.......
*     Valleys/lwr slopes...Southwest winds 1 to 5 mph.
*     Ridges/upr slopes....light winds less than 5 mph becoming west 1
      to 5 mph after midnight.
* CWR.................0 percent.
* LAL.................1.
* Haines Index........4 (low).
* Mixing height.......Near surface.
* Transport winds.....Southwest 5 to 10 mph.

.FRIDAY...
* Sky/weather.........Sunny.
* Max temperature.....82-88...except 77-82 ridges.
* Min humidity........14-20 percent.
* 20-foot winds.......
*     Valleys/lwr slopes...West winds 2 to 7 mph.
*     Ridges/upr slopes....West winds 2 to 7 mph.
* CWR.................0 percent.
* LAL.................1.
* Haines Index........5 (moderate).
* Mixing height.......6000 ft agl.
* Transport winds.....Southwest 5 to 15 mph.

.FRIDAY NIGHT...
* Sky/weather.........Mostly clear.
* Min temperature.....48-57...except 46-51 ridges.
* Max humidity........62-77 percent.
* Humidity recovery...Good.
* 20-foot winds.......
*     Valleys/lwr slopes...West 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.......Near surface.
* Transport winds.....West 5 to 15 mph.

.SATURDAY...
* Sky/weather.........Mostly sunny.
* Max temperature.....77-84...except 72-77 ridges.
* Min humidity........22-29 percent.
* 20-foot winds.......
*     Valleys/lwr slopes...West winds 2 to 6 mph.
*     Ridges/upr slopes....West winds 2 to 6 mph.
* CWR.................0 percent.
* LAL.................1.
* Haines Index........4 (low).
* Mixing height.......6500 ft agl.
* Transport winds.....West 5 to 10 mph.


.Forecast days 3 through 7......
.SUNDAY...Mostly clear. Lows 46 to 55. Highs 74 to 83. West winds
2 to 7 mph.
.MONDAY...Mostly clear. Lows 45 to 54. Highs 74 to 87. Northwest
winds 1 to 5 mph.
.TUESDAY...Mostly clear with a slight chance of showers and
thunderstorms. Lows 47 to 58. Highs 78 to 90. Terrain driven
winds less than 5 mph.
.WEDNESDAY...Mostly cloudy with a slight chance of showers and
thunderstorms. Lows 51 to 61. Highs 78 to 90. West winds 1 to
5 mph.
.THURSDAY...Partly cloudy with a slight chance of showers and
thunderstorms. Lows 50 to 60. Highs 73 to 86. West winds 2 to
7 mph.

$$

ORZ644-181115-
Central Blue Mountains-
221 PM PDT Thu Aug 17 2017

.TONIGHT...
* Sky/weather.........Clear.
* Min temperature.....46-51.
* Max humidity........49-64 percent.
* Humidity recovery...Moderate.
* 20-foot winds.......
*     Valleys/lwr slopes...Northwest winds 2 to 7 mph shifting to the
      southwest 1 to 5 mph after midnight.
*     Ridges/upr slopes....West winds 2 to 7 mph.
* CWR.................0 percent.
* LAL.................1.
* Haines Index........5 (moderate).
* Mixing height.......Near surface.
* Transport winds.....Southwest up to 10 mph.

.FRIDAY...
* Sky/weather.........Mostly sunny.
* Max temperature.....83-89...except 79-84 ridges.
* Min humidity........10-15 percent.
* 20-foot winds.......
*     Valleys/lwr slopes...West winds 3 to 8 mph.
*     Ridges/upr slopes....light less than 5 mph becoming west 3 to 8
      mph in the afternoon.
* CWR.................0 percent.
* LAL.................1.
* Haines Index........5 (moderate).
* Mixing height.......8500 ft agl.
* Transport winds.....West 5 to 15 mph.

.FRIDAY NIGHT...
* Sky/weather.........Mostly clear.
* Min temperature.....47-52.
* Max humidity........55-70 percent.
* Humidity recovery...Moderate.
* 20-foot winds.......
*     Valleys/lwr slopes...Northwest winds 3 to 8 mph.
*     Ridges/upr slopes....West winds 3 to 8 mph.
* CWR.................0 percent.
* LAL.................1.
* Haines Index........4 (low).
* Mixing height.......Near surface.
* Transport winds.....West 5 to 15 mph.

.SATURDAY...
* Sky/weather.........Mostly sunny.
* Max temperature.....79-84...except 74-79 ridges.
* Min humidity........17-24 percent.
* 20-foot winds.......
*     Valleys/lwr slopes...Upslope less than 5 mph becoming northwest 3
      to 6 mph in the afternoon.
*     Ridges/upr slopes....light less than 5 mph becoming northwest 2
      to 6 mph in the afternoon.
* CWR.................0 percent.
* LAL.................1.
* Haines Index........4 (low).
* Mixing height.......8000 ft agl.
* Transport winds.....Northwest up to 10 mph.


.Forecast days 3 through 7......
.SUNDAY...Mostly clear. Lows 45 to 50. Highs 75 to 83. Northwest
winds 2 to 7 mph.
.MONDAY...Mostly clear. Lows 44 to 50. Highs 82 to 88. North
winds 1 to 6 mph.
.TUESDAY...Mostly clear with a slight chance of showers and
thunderstorms. Lows 46 to 52. Highs 83 to 91. Terrain driven
winds less than 5 mph.
.WEDNESDAY...Mostly cloudy with a slight chance of showers and
thunderstorms. Lows 50 to 55. Highs 79 to 87. Northwest winds
1 to 6 mph.
.THURSDAY...Partly cloudy with a slight chance of showers and
thunderstorms. Lows 49 to 54. Highs 75 to 84. Northwest winds
1 to 6 mph.

$$

ORZ645-WAZ645-181115-
Wallowa District-Asotin County-
221 PM PDT Thu Aug 17 2017

.TONIGHT...
* Sky/weather.........Clear.
* Min temperature.....48-57.
* Max humidity........53-68 percent...except 49-57 percent ridges.
* Humidity recovery...Moderate.
* 20-foot winds.......
*     Valleys/lwr slopes...Drainage winds less than 5 mph.
*     Ridges/upr slopes....Northwest winds 1 to 5 mph in the evening
      becoming light winds less than 5 mph.
* CWR.................0 percent.
* LAL.................1.
* Haines Index........4 (low).
* Mixing height.......Near surface.
* Transport winds.....Southwest up to 10 mph.

.FRIDAY...
* Sky/weather.........Sunny.
* Max temperature.....83-90...except 78-83 ridges.
* Min humidity........12-17 percent.
* 20-foot winds.......
*     Valleys/lwr slopes...Upslope less than 5 mph becoming west 1 to 6
      mph in the afternoon.
*     Ridges/upr slopes....light less than 5 mph becoming west 2 to 7
      mph in the afternoon.
* CWR.................0 percent.
* LAL.................1.
* Haines Index........5 (moderate).
* Mixing height.......8500 ft agl.
* Transport winds.....West up to 15 mph.

.FRIDAY NIGHT...
* Sky/weather.........Mostly clear.
* Min temperature.....49-57.
* Max humidity........54-69 percent...except 44-53 percent ridges.
* Humidity recovery...Moderate.
* 20-foot winds.......
*     Valleys/lwr slopes...West winds 2 to 6 mph in the evening
      becoming drainage winds less than 5 mph.
*     Ridges/upr slopes....Northwest winds 2 to 7 mph.
* CWR.................0 percent.
* LAL.................1.
* Haines Index........4 (low).
* Mixing height.......Near surface.
* Transport winds.....West 5 to 15 mph.

.SATURDAY...
* Sky/weather.........Mostly sunny.
* Max temperature.....79-87...except 75-80 ridges.
* Min humidity........17-24 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.......8000 ft agl.
* Transport winds.....West 5 to 10 mph.


.Forecast days 3 through 7......
.SUNDAY...Mostly clear. Lows 47 to 54. Highs 77 to 86. Northwest
winds 2 to 7 mph.
.MONDAY...Mostly clear. Lows 46 to 54. Highs 80 to 89. North
winds 1 to 5 mph.
.TUESDAY...Mostly clear with a slight chance of showers and
thunderstorms. Lows 48 to 58. Highs 84 to 91. Terrain driven
winds less than 5 mph.
.WEDNESDAY...Mostly cloudy with a slight chance of showers and
thunderstorms. Lows 51 to 61. Highs 80 to 90. Terrain driven
winds less than 5 mph.
.THURSDAY...Partly cloudy with a slight chance of showers and
thunderstorms. Lows 50 to 60. Highs 77 to 87. Northwest winds
1 to 6 mph.

$$

WAZ675-181115-
Eastern Washington Southern Columbia Basin-
221 PM PDT Thu Aug 17 2017

.TONIGHT...
* Sky/weather.........Clear.
* Min temperature.....57-62.
* Max humidity........62-77 percent...except 51-64 percent ridges.
* Humidity recovery...Good...except Moderate ridges.
* 20-foot winds.......
*     Valleys/lwr slopes...West winds 4 to 10 mph.
*     Ridges/upr slopes....Northwest winds 7 to 13 mph.
* CWR.................0 percent.
* LAL.................1.
* Haines Index........5 (moderate).
* Mixing height.......Near surface.
* Transport winds.....West 5 to 15 mph.

.FRIDAY...
* Sky/weather.........Mostly sunny.
* Max temperature.....89-94...except 84-89 ridges.
* Min humidity........17-23 percent.
* 20-foot winds.......
*     Valleys/lwr slopes...West winds 2 to 7 mph increasing to 7 to 13
      mph in the afternoon.
*     Ridges/upr slopes....West winds 4 to 9 mph increasing to 9 to 15
      mph in the afternoon.
* CWR.................0 percent.
* LAL.................1.
* Haines Index........5 (moderate).
* Mixing height.......7500 ft agl.
* Transport winds.....West 5 to 15 mph.

.FRIDAY NIGHT...
* Sky/weather.........Mostly clear.
* Min temperature.....57-62.
* Max humidity........68-83 percent.
* Humidity recovery...Good.
* 20-foot winds.......
*     Valleys/lwr slopes...Northwest winds 9 to 15 mph.
*     Ridges/upr slopes....Northwest winds 11 to 18 mph.
* CWR.................0 percent.
* LAL.................1.
* Haines Index........4 (low).
* Mixing height.......Near surface.
* Transport winds.....Northwest 10 to 25 mph.

.SATURDAY...
* Sky/weather.........Mostly sunny.
* Max temperature.....85-90...except 80-85 ridges.
* Min humidity........21-26 percent.
* 20-foot winds.......
*     Valleys/lwr slopes...Northwest winds 3 to 8 mph.
*     Ridges/upr slopes....Northwest winds 5 to 11 mph.
* CWR.................0 percent.
* LAL.................1.
* Haines Index........3 (very low).
* Mixing height.......7000 ft agl.
* Transport winds.....Northwest 5 to 15 mph.


.Forecast days 3 through 7......
.SUNDAY...Mostly clear. Lows 55 to 60. Highs 84 to 90. Northwest
winds 5 to 11 mph.
.MONDAY...Mostly clear. Lows 55 to 60. Highs 84 to 91. Northwest
winds 2 to 7 mph.
.TUESDAY...Mostly clear. Lows 56 to 61. Highs 86 to 95. Terrain
driven winds less than 5 mph.
.WEDNESDAY...Partly cloudy. Lows 58 to 63. Highs 88 to 95. West
winds 3 to 7 mph.
.THURSDAY...Partly cloudy. Lows 57 to 62. Highs 82 to 93. West
winds 4 to 9 mph.

$$

WAZ681-181115-
Yakama Alpine District-
221 PM PDT Thu Aug 17 2017

.TONIGHT...
* Sky/weather.........Mostly clear.
* Min temperature.....49-54.
* Max humidity........56-71 percent.
* Humidity recovery...Moderate.
* 20-foot winds.......
*     Valleys/lwr slopes...Northwest winds 3 to 8 mph.
*     Ridges/upr slopes....Northwest winds 3 to 8 mph.
* CWR.................0 percent.
* LAL.................1.
* Haines Index........5 (moderate).
* Mixing height.......Near surface.
* Transport winds.....West 5 to 10 mph.

.FRIDAY...
* Sky/weather.........Mostly sunny.
* Max temperature.....79-87...except 72-83 ridges.
* Min humidity........22-31 percent.
* 20-foot winds.......
*     Valleys/lwr slopes...Northwest winds 3 to 8 mph.
*     Ridges/upr slopes....Northwest winds 5 to 11 mph.
* CWR.................0 percent.
* LAL.................1.
* Haines Index........5 (moderate).
* Mixing height.......7000 ft agl.
* Transport winds.....West 5 to 10 mph.

.FRIDAY NIGHT...
* Sky/weather.........Mostly clear.
* Min temperature.....50-55.
* Max humidity........67-82 percent.
* Humidity recovery...Good.
* 20-foot winds.......
*     Valleys/lwr slopes...Northwest winds 6 to 11 mph.
*     Ridges/upr slopes....Northwest winds 8 to 14 mph.
* CWR.................0 percent.
* LAL.................1.
* Haines Index........4 (low).
* Mixing height.......500 ft agl.
* Transport winds.....Northwest 5 to 15 mph.

.SATURDAY...
* Sky/weather.........Mostly sunny.
* Max temperature.....77-84...except 70-79 ridges.
* Min humidity........25-36 percent.
* 20-foot winds.......
*     Valleys/lwr slopes...Northwest winds 3 to 6 mph.
*     Ridges/upr slopes....Northwest winds 3 to 8 mph.
* CWR.................0 percent.
* LAL.................1.
* Haines Index........3 (very low).
* Mixing height.......6500 ft agl.
* Transport winds.....Northwest up to 10 mph.


.Forecast days 3 through 7......
.SUNDAY...Mostly clear. Lows 48 to 53. Highs 72 to 83. Northwest
winds 2 to 7 mph.
.MONDAY...Mostly clear. Lows 49 to 54. Highs 72 to 85. Northwest
winds 1 to 5 mph.
.TUESDAY...Mostly clear. Lows 51 to 57. Highs 76 to 88. Terrain
driven winds less than 5 mph.
.WEDNESDAY...Partly cloudy. Lows 52 to 58. Highs 73 to 88. West
winds 3 to 8 mph.
.THURSDAY...Partly cloudy. Lows 50 to 56. Highs 68 to 83. West
winds 4 to 10 mph.

$$


.8-14 DAY OUTLOOK for Friday August 25 through Thursday August 31...

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

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