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Fire Weather Planning Forecast for NE Oregon and SE Washington
National Weather Service Pendleton OR
855 AM PDT Tue Oct 17 2017

...WIND ADVISORY THIS AFTERNOON AND EVENING FOR THE LOWER COLUMBIA
BASIN AND BLUE MOUNTAIN FOOTHILLS...

.DISCUSSION...A fast moving cold front will sweep across northern Washington
this afternoon and evening. The main impact will be increasing winds
for areas in and around the Columbia Basin. Any precipitation will
mainly be along the Washington Cascades but there may be light rain
(less than 0.10 inch) along the northern Oregon Cascades and the northern
Blue Mountains. Winds will diminish overnight. A warm front on Wednesday
afternoon will bring rain to the northern half of Washington with the
best chance of rain in the Yakama Alpine District. A stronger wetter
system will bring numerous showers and breezy winds on Thursday. Rain
and mountain snow showers and breezy winds are forecast Friday-Saturday.


***Winds are 20 foot 10 minute averages***
***CWR-chance of wetting rain 0.10 or greater***

High elevation Haines Index observed Tuesday Morning October 17
Salem...3     Medford...4     Spokane...2     Boise...5

ORZ639-WAZ639-172315-
East Slopes of the Northern Oregon Cascades-
East Slopes of the Southern Washington Cascades-
855 AM PDT Tue Oct 17 2017

.TODAY...
* Sky/weather.........Mostly cloudy. A chance of rain in the
  afternoon.
* Max temperature.....59-66...except 52-57 ridges.
* Min humidity........43-58 percent.
* 20-foot winds.......
*     Valleys/lwr slopes...West winds 7 to 13 mph. In the eastern
      Columbia River Gorge, 13 to 19 mph in the afternoon, Gusts
      to 25 mph increasing to 35 mph in the afternoon.
*     Ridges/upr slopes....West winds 10 to 16 mph increasing to 14 to
      24 mph in the afternoon.
* CWR.................10 percent.
* LAL.................1.
* Haines Index........3 (very low).
* Mixing height.......4500 ft agl.
* Transport winds.....West 5 to 25 mph increasing to 20 to 40 mph
  in the afternoon.

.TONIGHT...
* Sky/weather.........Mostly cloudy.
* Min temperature.....38-45.
* Max humidity........90-99 percent.
* Humidity recovery...Excellent.
* 20-foot winds.......
*     Valleys/lwr slopes...West winds 8 to 14 mph with gusts up to
      30 mph decreasing to 2 to 5 mph after midnight.
*     Ridges/upr slopes....West winds 9 to 15 mph becoming southwest 3
      to 8 mph after midnight.
* CWR.................0 percent.
* LAL.................1.
* Haines Index........4 (low).
* Mixing height.......Near surface.
* Transport winds.....West 10 to 30 mph decreasing to 5 to 15 mph
  after midnight.

.WEDNESDAY...
* Sky/weather.........Mostly cloudy. A chance of rain.
* Max temperature.....58-67...except 54-59 ridges.
* Min humidity........54-69 percent.
* 20-foot winds.......
*     Valleys/lwr slopes...West winds 4 to 9 mph.
*     Ridges/upr slopes....Southwest winds 8 to 14 mph.
* CWR.................10 percent.
* LAL.................1.
* Haines Index........2 (very low).
* Mixing height.......4500 ft agl.
* Transport winds.....South 5 to 20 mph increasing to southwest 15
  to 35 mph in the afternoon.


.Forecast days 3 through 7......
.THURSDAY...Cloudy with rain likely. Lows 40 to 46. Highs 51 to
66. Southwest winds 5 to 11 mph.
.FRIDAY...Mostly cloudy with a chance of rain. Lows 36 to 42.
Highs 46 to 59. Southwest winds 8 to 14 mph.
.SATURDAY...Mostly cloudy with rain likely. Lows 33 to 39. Highs
46 to 57. Southwest winds 8 to 14 mph.
.SUNDAY...Mostly cloudy with rain likely. Lows 36 to 43. Highs
49 to 59. West winds 5 to 11 mph.
.MONDAY...Mostly cloudy with a chance of rain. Lows 38 to 44.
Highs 51 to 62. Southwest winds 3 to 8 mph.

$$

ORZ610-172315-
East Slopes of Central Oregon Cascades-
855 AM PDT Tue Oct 17 2017

.TODAY...
* Sky/weather.........Mostly cloudy. A slight chance of rain in the
  afternoon.
* Max temperature.....63-69...except 53-61 ridges.
* Min humidity........33-41 percent.
* 20-foot winds.......
*     Valleys/lwr slopes...Southwest winds 9 to 15 mph.
*     Ridges/upr slopes....West winds 11 to 17 mph.
* CWR.................0 percent.
* LAL.................1.
* Haines Index........3 (very low).
* Mixing height.......5500 ft agl.
* Transport winds.....Southwest 10 to 20 mph increasing to west 25
  to 35 mph in the afternoon.

.TONIGHT...
* Sky/weather.........Mostly cloudy. A slight chance of showers.
* Min temperature.....39-45.
* Max humidity........90-97 percent.
* Humidity recovery...Excellent.
* 20-foot winds.......
*     Valleys/lwr slopes...Southwest winds 5 to 11 mph decreasing to 2
      to 5 mph after midnight.
*     Ridges/upr slopes....Southwest winds 6 to 12 mph.
* CWR.................0 percent.
* LAL.................1.
* Haines Index........4 (low).
* Mixing height.......Near surface.
* Transport winds.....West 10 to 30 mph becoming southwest 5 to 15
  mph after midnight.

.WEDNESDAY...
* Sky/weather.........Mostly cloudy. A slight chance of rain.
* Max temperature.....62-70...except 53-61 ridges.
* Min humidity........41-54 percent...except 50-65 percent ridges.
* 20-foot winds.......
*     Valleys/lwr slopes...Southwest winds 5 to 8 mph increasing to 8
      to 14 mph in the afternoon.
*     Ridges/upr slopes....Southwest winds 9 to 15 mph.
* CWR.................0 percent.
* LAL.................1.
* Haines Index........2 (very low).
* Mixing height.......5500 ft agl.
* Transport winds.....Southwest 10 to 20 mph increasing to 20 to 30
  mph in the afternoon.


.Forecast days 3 through 7......
.THURSDAY...Mostly cloudy with rain likely. Lows 38 to 44. Highs
52 to 67. Southwest winds 7 to 13 mph.
.FRIDAY...Cooler. Rain with snow likely. Lows 33 to 39. Highs
42 to 57. Southwest winds 7 to 13 mph.
.SATURDAY...Mostly cloudy with rain likely and a chance of snow
showers. Lows 29 to 36. Highs 41 to 54. Southwest winds 5 to
11 mph.
.SUNDAY...Mostly cloudy with a chance of rain. Lows 35 to 42.
Highs 45 to 57. Southwest winds 10 to 16 mph.
.MONDAY...Mostly cloudy with a slight chance of rain. Lows 36 to
42. Highs 48 to 60. Southwest winds 2 to 7 mph.

$$

ORZ611-172315-
Deschutes National Forest - minus Sisters Ranger District-
855 AM PDT Tue Oct 17 2017

.TODAY...
* Sky/weather.........Mostly sunny then becoming partly cloudy.
* Max temperature.....MISSING.
* Min humidity........27-37 percent.
* 20-foot winds.......
*     Valleys/lwr slopes...Southwest winds 6 to 12 mph.
*     Ridges/upr slopes....West winds 7 to 13 mph.
* CWR.................0 percent.
* LAL.................1.
* Haines Index........3 (very low).
* Mixing height.......5000 ft agl.
* Transport winds.....Southwest 5 to 15 mph increasing to west 15
  to 30 mph in the afternoon.

.TONIGHT...
* Sky/weather.........Partly cloudy.
* Min temperature.....32-38.
* Max humidity........82-97 percent.
* Humidity recovery...Excellent.
* 20-foot winds.......
*     Valleys/lwr slopes...Southwest winds 4 to 9 mph.
*     Ridges/upr slopes....Southwest winds 4 to 10 mph.
* CWR.................0 percent.
* LAL.................1.
* Haines Index........3 (very low).
* Mixing height.......Near surface.
* Transport winds.....West 10 to 25 mph shifting to the southwest 5
  to 15 mph after midnight.

.WEDNESDAY...
* Sky/weather.........Mostly cloudy.
* Max temperature.....62-67...except 56-61 ridges.
* Min humidity........31-46 percent.
* 20-foot winds.......
*     Valleys/lwr slopes...Southwest winds 5 to 8 mph increasing to 8
      to 14 mph in the afternoon.
*     Ridges/upr slopes....Southwest winds 7 to 13 mph.
* CWR.................0 percent.
* LAL.................1.
* Haines Index........3 (very low).
* Mixing height.......6000 ft agl.
* Transport winds.....Southwest 5 to 15 mph increasing to 15 to 30
  mph in the afternoon.


.Forecast days 3 through 7......
.THURSDAY...A chance of rain. Mostly cloudy. Lows 31 to 38. Highs
52 to 66. Southwest winds 9 to 15 mph.
.FRIDAY...Rain and snow. Lows 28 to 33. Highs 42 to 57. Southwest
winds 9 to 15 mph.
.SATURDAY...Mostly cloudy with rain and snow likely. Lows 25 to
30. Highs 40 to 48. Southwest winds 7 to 13 mph.
.SUNDAY...Mostly cloudy with a chance of rain. Lows 30 to 36.
Highs 42 to 57. Southwest winds 10 to 16 mph.
.MONDAY...Partly cloudy. Lows 28 to 35. Highs 48 to 60. Southwest
winds 2 to 7 mph.

$$

ORZ640-172315-
Central Mountains of Oregon-
855 AM PDT Tue Oct 17 2017

.TODAY...
* Sky/weather.........Partly cloudy.
* Max temperature.....66-71...except 60-65 ridges.
* Min humidity........23-30 percent.
* 20-foot winds.......
*     Valleys/lwr slopes...Southwest winds 9 to 15 mph.
*     Ridges/upr slopes....Southwest winds 8 to 14 mph.
* CWR.................0 percent.
* LAL.................1.
* Haines Index........3 (very low).
* Mixing height.......6000 ft agl.
* Transport winds.....South 10 to 15 mph increasing to west 20 to
  35 mph in the afternoon.

.TONIGHT...
* Sky/weather.........Partly cloudy then becoming mostly cloudy.
* Min temperature.....36-44.
* Max humidity........77-91 percent.
* Humidity recovery...Excellent.
* 20-foot winds.......
*     Valleys/lwr slopes...Southwest winds 6 to 12 mph shifting to the
      south 2 to 6 mph after midnight.
*     Ridges/upr slopes....Southwest winds 5 to 11 mph.
* CWR.................0 percent.
* LAL.................1.
* Haines Index........3 (very low).
* Mixing height.......Near surface.
* Transport winds.....West 10 to 30 mph shifting to the southwest
  10 to 15 mph after midnight.

.WEDNESDAY...
* Sky/weather.........Mostly cloudy.
* Max temperature.....65-70.
* Min humidity........30-41 percent.
* 20-foot winds.......
*     Valleys/lwr slopes...South winds 5 to 8 mph shifting to the
      southwest 8 to 14 mph in the afternoon.
*     Ridges/upr slopes....Southwest winds 9 to 15 mph.
* CWR.................0 percent.
* LAL.................1.
* Haines Index........2 (very low).
* Mixing height.......6000 ft agl.
* Transport winds.....South 10 to 20 mph shifting to the southwest
  15 to 30 mph in the afternoon.


.Forecast days 3 through 7......
.THURSDAY...Rain likely. Mostly cloudy. Lows 35 to 44. Highs
58 to 70. South winds 10 to 16 mph.
.FRIDAY...Mostly cloudy with rain likely. Lows 32 to 39. Highs
47 to 62. Southwest winds 10 to 16 mph.
.SATURDAY...Mostly cloudy with rain and snow likely. Lows 26 to
35. Highs 45 to 54. Southwest winds 7 to 13 mph.
.SUNDAY...Mostly cloudy with a chance of rain. Lows 32 to 41.
Highs 47 to 58. Southwest winds 8 to 14 mph.
.MONDAY...Partly cloudy with a slight chance of rain. Lows 32 to
41. Highs 53 to 60. South winds 2 to 7 mph.

$$

ORZ641-WAZ641-172315-
Lower Columbia Basin of Oregon-Lower Columbia Basin of Washington-
855 AM PDT Tue Oct 17 2017

.TODAY...
* Sky/weather.........Partly cloudy then becoming mostly cloudy.
  Patchy blowing dust in the afternoon.
* Max temperature.....66-71...except 61-66 ridges.
* Min humidity........31-42 percent.
* 20-foot winds.......
*     Valleys/lwr slopes...Breezy. Southwest winds 9 to 15 mph with
      gusts up to 30 mph increasing to 16 to 25 mph with gusts up
      to 40 mph in the afternoon.
*     Ridges/upr slopes....Southwest winds 11 to 17 mph increasing to
      16 to 25 mph in the afternoon.
* CWR.................0 percent.
* LAL.................1.
* Haines Index........3 (very low).
* Mixing height.......6500 ft agl.
* Transport winds.....South 10 to 20 mph increasing to southwest 25
  to 40 mph in the afternoon.

.TONIGHT...
* Sky/weather.........Mostly cloudy. Patchy blowing dust in the
  evening.
* Min temperature.....42-47.
* Max humidity........84-95 percent.
* Humidity recovery...Excellent.
* 20-foot winds.......
*     Valleys/lwr slopes...Southwest winds 9 to 15 mph with gusts up to
      30 mph decreasing to 2 to 6 mph after midnight.
*     Ridges/upr slopes....Southwest winds 10 to 16 mph decreasing to 2
      to 7 mph after midnight.
* CWR.................0 percent.
* LAL.................1.
* Haines Index........4 (low).
* Mixing height.......Near surface.
* Transport winds.....West 10 to 35 mph becoming southwest 5 to 15
  mph after midnight.

.WEDNESDAY...
* Sky/weather.........Mostly cloudy. A slight chance of rain in the
  afternoon.
* Max temperature.....65-70.
* Min humidity........44-54 percent.
* 20-foot winds.......
*     Valleys/lwr slopes...South winds 3 to 7 mph increasing to
      southwest 8 to 14 mph with gusts up to 25 mph in the
      afternoon.
*     Ridges/upr slopes....Southwest winds 7 to 13 mph.
* CWR.................0 percent.
* LAL.................1.
* Haines Index........3 (very low).
* Mixing height.......6000 ft agl.
* Transport winds.....South 5 to 20 mph increasing to southwest 20
  to 35 mph in the afternoon.


.Forecast days 3 through 7......
.THURSDAY...Mostly cloudy with rain likely. Lows 46 to 51. Highs
60 to 69. Southwest winds 7 to 13 mph.
.FRIDAY...Mostly cloudy with a chance of rain. Lows 41 to 46.
Highs 51 to 65. Southwest winds 10 to 16 mph.
.SATURDAY...Rain likely. Mostly cloudy. Lows 37 to 42. Highs
51 to 62. Southwest winds 10 to 16 mph.
.SUNDAY...Mostly cloudy with a chance of rain. Lows 41 to 46.
Highs 55 to 63. Southwest winds 8 to 14 mph.
.MONDAY...A slight chance of rain. Partly cloudy. Lows 42 to 47.
Highs 57 to 64. Southwest winds 4 to 9 mph.

$$

ORZ642-172315-
Southern Blue and Strawberry Mountains-
855 AM PDT Tue Oct 17 2017

.TODAY...
* Sky/weather.........Mostly sunny then becoming partly cloudy.
* Max temperature.....64-70...except 60-65 ridges.
* Min humidity........20-26 percent.
* 20-foot winds.......
*     Valleys/lwr slopes...Southwest winds 4 to 9 mph.
*     Ridges/upr slopes....Southwest winds 5 to 11 mph.
* CWR.................0 percent.
* LAL.................1.
* Haines Index........3 (very low).
* Mixing height.......6500 ft agl.
* Transport winds.....South up to 25 mph increasing to west in the
  afternoon.

.TONIGHT...
* Sky/weather.........Partly cloudy.
* Min temperature.....32-39.
* Max humidity........75-88 percent.
* Humidity recovery...Excellent.
* 20-foot winds.......
*     Valleys/lwr slopes...Southwest winds 3 to 8 mph.
*     Ridges/upr slopes....Southwest winds 4 to 9 mph.
* CWR.................0 percent.
* LAL.................1.
* Haines Index........3 (very low).
* Mixing height.......Near surface.
* Transport winds.....West up to 25 mph shifting to the southwest
  up to 10 mph after midnight.

.WEDNESDAY...
* Sky/weather.........Partly cloudy.
* Max temperature.....63-69...except 59-64 ridges.
* Min humidity........24-35 percent.
* 20-foot winds.......
*     Valleys/lwr slopes...South winds 4 to 10 mph.
*     Ridges/upr slopes....Southwest winds 4 to 10 mph.
* CWR.................0 percent.
* LAL.................1.
* Haines Index........2 (very low).
* Mixing height.......6500 ft agl.
* Transport winds.....Southwest up to 25 mph increasing to 15 to 25
  mph in the afternoon.


.Forecast days 3 through 7......
.THURSDAY...A slight chance of rain. Partly cloudy. Lows 31 to
40. Highs 60 to 67. South winds 6 to 12 mph.
.FRIDAY...Colder. Mostly cloudy with rain likely and a chance of
snow. Lows 32 to 37. Highs 41 to 48. Southwest winds 8 to 14 mph.
.SATURDAY...Mostly cloudy with rain and snow likely. Lows 24 to
29. Highs 42 to 49. Southwest winds 6 to 12 mph.
.SUNDAY...Mostly cloudy with a chance of rain. Lows 32 to 37.
Highs 49 to 55. Southwest winds 7 to 13 mph.
.MONDAY...A slight chance of rain. Partly cloudy. Lows 31 to 36.
Highs 53 to 58. Southwest winds 2 to 7 mph.

$$

ORZ643-WAZ643-172315-
Northern Blue Mountains of Oregon-Blue Mountains of Washington-
855 AM PDT Tue Oct 17 2017

.TODAY...
* Sky/weather.........Partly cloudy then becoming mostly cloudy. A
  slight chance of rain in the afternoon.
* Max temperature.....61-67...except 55-61 ridges.
* Min humidity........30-37 percent.
* 20-foot winds.......
*     Valleys/lwr slopes...Southwest winds 9 to 15 mph.
*     Ridges/upr slopes....Southwest winds 10 to 16 mph.
* CWR.................0 percent.
* LAL.................1.
* Haines Index........3 (very low).
* Mixing height.......6500 ft agl.
* Transport winds.....South 10 to 20 mph increasing to southwest 20
  to 35 mph in the afternoon.

.TONIGHT...
* Sky/weather.........Mostly cloudy. A slight chance of showers in
  the evening.
* Min temperature.....38-45.
* Max humidity........85-97 percent.
* Humidity recovery...Excellent.
* 20-foot winds.......
*     Valleys/lwr slopes...Southwest winds 7 to 13 mph shifting to the
      south 2 to 7 mph after midnight.
*     Ridges/upr slopes....Southwest winds 10 to 16 mph decreasing to 4
      to 10 mph after midnight.
* CWR.................0 percent.
* LAL.................1.
* Haines Index........4 (low).
* Mixing height.......Near surface.
* Transport winds.....West 15 to 40 mph becoming southwest 5 to 20
  mph after midnight.

.WEDNESDAY...
* Sky/weather.........Mostly cloudy. A chance of rain in the
  afternoon.
* Max temperature.....59-66...except 54-61 ridges.
* Min humidity........46-61 percent.
* 20-foot winds.......
*     Valleys/lwr slopes...South winds 4 to 9 mph.
*     Ridges/upr slopes....Southwest winds 5 to 11 mph.
* CWR.................10 percent.
* LAL.................1.
* Haines Index........3 (very low).
* Mixing height.......6000 ft agl.
* Transport winds.....Southwest 5 to 20 mph increasing to 15 to 30
  mph in the afternoon.


.Forecast days 3 through 7......
.THURSDAY...Mostly cloudy with a chance of rain. Lows 40 to 48.
Highs 56 to 65. South winds 5 to 11 mph.
.FRIDAY...Rain likely. Lows 36 to 43. Highs 45 to 60. Southwest
winds 8 to 14 mph.
.SATURDAY...Mostly cloudy with rain and snow likely. Lows 30 to
38. Highs 41 to 54. Southwest winds 8 to 14 mph.
.SUNDAY...Mostly cloudy with rain likely. Lows 35 to 43. Highs
42 to 56. Southwest winds 9 to 15 mph.
.MONDAY...Mostly cloudy with a chance of rain. Lows 36 to 43.
Highs 44 to 58. Southwest winds 4 to 9 mph.

$$

ORZ644-172315-
Central Blue Mountains-
855 AM PDT Tue Oct 17 2017

.TODAY...
* Sky/weather.........Partly cloudy then becoming mostly cloudy.
* Max temperature.....64-70...except 59-64 ridges.
* Min humidity........24-29 percent.
* 20-foot winds.......
*     Valleys/lwr slopes...Southwest winds 7 to 13 mph.
*     Ridges/upr slopes....Southwest winds 6 to 12 mph.
* CWR.................0 percent.
* LAL.................1.
* Haines Index........3 (very low).
* Mixing height.......6500 ft agl.
* Transport winds.....South 5 to 25 mph increasing to southwest 20
  to 30 mph in the afternoon.

.TONIGHT...
* Sky/weather.........Mostly cloudy. A slight chance of showers in
  the evening.
* Min temperature.....38-43.
* Max humidity........87-97 percent.
* Humidity recovery...Excellent.
* 20-foot winds.......
*     Valleys/lwr slopes...Southwest winds 5 to 11 mph shifting to the
      south 1 to 5 mph after midnight.
*     Ridges/upr slopes....Southwest winds 4 to 9 mph.
* CWR.................0 percent.
* LAL.................1.
* Haines Index........4 (low).
* Mixing height.......Near surface.
* Transport winds.....West 5 to 30 mph shifting to the southwest 5
  to 15 mph after midnight.

.WEDNESDAY...
* Sky/weather.........Mostly cloudy. A slight chance of rain in the
  afternoon.
* Max temperature.....63-69...except 58-65 ridges.
* Min humidity........36-45 percent.
* 20-foot winds.......
*     Valleys/lwr slopes...South winds 5 to 11 mph.
*     Ridges/upr slopes....South winds 5 to 11 mph.
* CWR.................0 percent.
* LAL.................1.
* Haines Index........2 (very low).
* Mixing height.......6500 ft agl.
* Transport winds.....South 5 to 25 mph shifting to the southwest
  15 to 30 mph in the afternoon.


.Forecast days 3 through 7......
.THURSDAY...A chance of rain. Mostly cloudy. Lows 40 to 45. Highs
59 to 67. South winds 7 to 13 mph.
.FRIDAY...Cooler. Rain likely. Lows 35 to 40. Highs 42 to 51.
Southwest winds 8 to 14 mph.
.SATURDAY...Mostly cloudy with rain and snow likely. Lows 28 to
34. Highs 43 to 52. Southwest winds 7 to 13 mph.
.SUNDAY...Mostly cloudy with rain likely. Lows 35 to 40. Highs
48 to 56. Southwest winds 7 to 13 mph.
.MONDAY...Mostly cloudy with a slight chance of rain. Lows 35 to
40. Highs 52 to 58. South winds 2 to 7 mph.

$$

ORZ645-WAZ645-172315-
Wallowa District-Asotin County-
855 AM PDT Tue Oct 17 2017

.TODAY...
* Sky/weather.........Partly cloudy then becoming mostly cloudy.
* Max temperature.....62-69...except 56-66 ridges.
* Min humidity........26-33 percent.
* 20-foot winds.......
*     Valleys/lwr slopes...Southwest winds 6 to 12 mph.
*     Ridges/upr slopes....Southwest winds 8 to 14 mph.
* CWR.................0 percent.
* LAL.................1.
* Haines Index........3 (very low).
* Mixing height.......6500 ft agl.
* Transport winds.....South up to 15 mph increasing to southwest in
  the afternoon.

.TONIGHT...
* Sky/weather.........Mostly cloudy. A slight chance of showers in
  the evening.
* Min temperature.....37-44.
* Max humidity........83-97 percent.
* Humidity recovery...Excellent.
* 20-foot winds.......
*     Valleys/lwr slopes...Southwest winds 6 to 12 mph decreasing to 1
      to 5 mph after midnight.
*     Ridges/upr slopes....Southwest winds 4 to 10 mph.
* CWR.................0 percent.
* LAL.................1.
* Haines Index........4 (low).
* Mixing height.......Near surface.
* Transport winds.....West up to 35 mph becoming southwest up to 15
  mph after midnight.

.WEDNESDAY...
* Sky/weather.........Mostly cloudy. A slight chance of rain in the
  afternoon.
* Max temperature.....60-67...except 54-64 ridges.
* Min humidity........39-50 percent.
* 20-foot winds.......
*     Valleys/lwr slopes...South winds 3 to 8 mph.
*     Ridges/upr slopes....South winds 4 to 10 mph.
* CWR.................0 percent.
* LAL.................1.
* Haines Index........3 (very low).
* Mixing height.......6500 ft agl.
* Transport winds.....South up to 15 mph increasing to southwest 15
  to 25 mph in the afternoon.


.Forecast days 3 through 7......
.THURSDAY...Partly cloudy with a slight chance of rain. Lows
38 to 46. Highs 60 to 67. South winds 5 to 11 mph.
.FRIDAY...Cooler, rain. Lows 36 to 43. Highs 41 to 53. Southwest
winds 5 to 11 mph.
.SATURDAY...Mostly cloudy with rain and snow likely. Lows 28 to
36. Highs 41 to 52. Southwest winds 5 to 11 mph.
.SUNDAY...Mostly cloudy with rain likely. Lows 33 to 41. Highs
45 to 57. Southwest winds 5 to 11 mph.
.MONDAY...Mostly cloudy with a chance of rain. Lows 35 to 42.
Highs 49 to 59. Southwest winds 2 to 7 mph.

$$

WAZ675-172315-
Eastern Washington Southern Columbia Basin-
855 AM PDT Tue Oct 17 2017

.TODAY...
* Sky/weather.........Partly cloudy then becoming mostly cloudy.
  Patchy blowing dust in the afternoon.
* Max temperature.....65-70...except 60-65 ridges.
* Min humidity........35-41 percent.
* 20-foot winds.......
*     Valleys/lwr slopes...Breezy. Southwest winds 10 to 16 mph
      increasing to 16 to 25 mph in the afternoon. Gusts to 40 mph.
*     Ridges/upr slopes....Southwest winds 13 to 19 mph increasing to
      west 19 to 28 mph in the afternoon.
* CWR.................0 percent.
* LAL.................1.
* Haines Index........3 (very low).
* Mixing height.......7000 ft agl.
* Transport winds.....Southwest 5 to 25 mph increasing to 20 to 40
  mph in the afternoon.

.TONIGHT...
* Sky/weather.........Mostly cloudy. Patchy blowing dust in the
  evening.
* Min temperature.....38-43.
* Max humidity........82-93 percent.
* Humidity recovery...Excellent.
* 20-foot winds.......
*     Valleys/lwr slopes...West winds 9 to 15 mph with gusts up to 35
      mph decreasing to 2 to 6 mph after midnight.
*     Ridges/upr slopes....West winds 10 to 16 mph decreasing to 3 to 7
      mph after midnight.
* CWR.................0 percent.
* LAL.................1.
* Haines Index........4 (low).
* Mixing height.......Near surface.
* Transport winds.....West 10 to 35 mph decreasing to 5 to 15 mph
  after midnight.

.WEDNESDAY...
* Sky/weather.........Cloudy. A slight chance of rain.
* Max temperature.....61-66.
* Min humidity........51-56 percent.
* 20-foot winds.......
*     Valleys/lwr slopes...West winds 2 to 6 mph increasing to south 7
      to 13 mph with gusts up to 25 mph in the afternoon.
*     Ridges/upr slopes....Southwest winds 3 to 8 mph increasing to 9
      to 15 mph in the afternoon.
* CWR.................0 percent.
* LAL.................1.
* Haines Index........3 (very low).
* Mixing height.......3500 ft agl.
* Transport winds.....South 5 to 15 mph increasing to southwest 15
  to 40 mph in the afternoon.


.Forecast days 3 through 7......
.THURSDAY...Mostly cloudy with a chance of rain. Lows 45 to 50.
Highs 57 to 66. Southwest winds 10 to 16 mph.
.FRIDAY...Mostly cloudy with a chance of rain. Lows 39 to 44.
Highs 52 to 64. Southwest winds 9 to 15 mph.
.SATURDAY...Rain likely. Mostly cloudy. Lows 34 to 40. Highs
52 to 60. Southwest winds 9 to 15 mph.
.SUNDAY...Mostly cloudy with a chance of rain. Lows 36 to 43.
Highs 52 to 63. Southwest winds 6 to 12 mph.
.MONDAY...A slight chance of rain. Partly cloudy. Lows 38 to 44.
Highs 56 to 64. Southwest winds 4 to 9 mph.

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WAZ681-172315-
Yakama Alpine District-
855 AM PDT Tue Oct 17 2017

.TODAY...
* Sky/weather.........Mostly cloudy. A slight chance of rain in the
  morning, then a chance of rain in the afternoon.
* Max temperature.....50-60...except 45-54 ridges.
* Min humidity........36-48 percent.
* 20-foot winds.......
*     Valleys/lwr slopes...West winds 9 to 15 mph increasing to 15 to
      21 mph in the afternoon.
*     Ridges/upr slopes....West winds 13 to 19 mph increasing to 17 to
      27 mph in the afternoon.
* CWR.................20 percent.
* LAL.................1.
* Haines Index........3 (very low).
* Mixing height.......4000 ft agl.
* Transport winds.....West 10 to 30 mph increasing to 20 to 40 mph
  in the afternoon.

.TONIGHT...
* Sky/weather.........Mostly cloudy.
* Min temperature.....34-39.
* Max humidity........93-98 percent.
* Humidity recovery...Excellent.
* 20-foot winds.......
*     Valleys/lwr slopes...West winds 7 to 13 mph with gusts up to 25
      mph decreasing to 2 to 6 mph after midnight.
*     Ridges/upr slopes....West winds 10 to 16 mph becoming southwest 4
      to 9 mph after midnight.
* CWR.................0 percent.
* LAL.................1.
* Haines Index........4 (low).
* Mixing height.......500 ft agl.
* Transport winds.....West 10 to 30 mph decreasing to 5 to 15 mph
  after midnight.

.WEDNESDAY...
* Sky/weather.........Cloudy. A chance of rain.
* Max temperature.....46-56.
* Min humidity........57-71 percent.
* 20-foot winds.......
*     Valleys/lwr slopes...Southwest winds 6 to 12 mph.
*     Ridges/upr slopes....Southwest winds 9 to 15 mph.
* CWR.................40 percent.
* LAL.................1.
* Haines Index........2 (very low).
* Mixing height.......3000 ft agl.
* Transport winds.....Southwest 5 to 20 mph increasing to 15 to 40
  mph in the afternoon.


.Forecast days 3 through 7......
.THURSDAY...Rain. Lows 36 to 41. Highs 41 to 56. Southwest winds
10 to 16 mph.
.FRIDAY...Mostly cloudy with rain and snow likely. Lows 31 to 36.
Highs 39 to 50. Southwest winds 10 to 16 mph.
.SATURDAY...Rain and snow. Lows 27 to 33. Highs 38 to 49.
Southwest winds 9 to 15 mph.
.SUNDAY...Mostly cloudy with rain likely. Lows 32 to 37. Highs
38 to 52. West winds 8 to 14 mph.
.MONDAY...Mostly cloudy with a chance of rain. Lows 34 to 39.
Highs 41 to 55. Southwest winds 4 to 10 mph.

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.8-14 DAY OUTLOOK for Tuesday October 24 through Monday October 30...

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

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