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Fire Weather Planning Forecast for Western Washington
National Weather Service Seattle WA
506 AM PDT Wed May 24 2017

Current warnings/watches...none.

.DISCUSSION....A much cooler air mass over Western Washington today
will result in cooler conditions and a slight chance of showers
today. Temperatures slowly rebound Thursday with a slight chance for
showers and thunderstorms over the Cascades. An upper ridge will
bring warmer and drier weather over the weekend.

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

WAZ649>651-242315-
Western Washington Fire Weather Zones 649-650-651
Area 1...Coastal Lowlands-
506 AM PDT Wed May 24 2017

.Today...
* Sky/weather..........Partly sunny. Slight chance of rain showers
  through the day.
* Chance of precip.....20%.
* Max temperature......57-67.
* Min humidity.........59-74 percent.
* 20-foot winds........
*  Valleys/lwr slopes..Northwest winds 8 to 11 mph.
*  Ridges/upr slopes...West winds 8 to 11 mph.
* Mixing height........3300-4300 ft AGL.
* Transport winds......Northwest 15 to 20 mph.

.TONIGHT...
* Sky/weather..........Partly cloudy.
* Chance of precip.....0%.
* Min temperature......40-50.
* Max humidity.........87-100 percent.
* 20-foot winds........
*  Valleys/lwr slopes..Northwest winds 4 to 7 mph.
*  Ridges/upr slopes...West winds around 7 mph shifting to the south
   around 4 mph after midnight.
* Mixing height........1900-2900 ft AGL.
* Transport winds......West 5 to 10 mph.

.THURSDAY...
* Sky/weather..........Partly sunny.
* Chance of precip.....0%.
* Max temperature......62-72.
* Min humidity.........54-69 percent...except 49-64 percent ridges.
* 20-foot winds........
*  Valleys/lwr slopes..Southeast winds around 3 mph shifting to the
   northwest around 6 mph in the afternoon.
*  Ridges/upr slopes...Southeast winds around 3 mph shifting to the
   northwest around 6 mph in the afternoon.
* Mixing height........1800-2800 ft AGL.
* Transport winds......Light winds becoming north around 5 mph in
  the afternoon.

.FRIDAY...Mostly clear. Lows in the upper 40s. Highs 67 to 77. West
winds 3 to 7 mph.
.SATURDAY THROUGH SUNDAY...Mostly clear. Lows around 50. Highs 70 to
80. West winds 3 to 7 mph.
.MEMORIAL DAY THROUGH TUESDAY...Partly cloudy. Lows around 50. Highs
69 to 79.

.8 TO 14 day OUTLOOK FOR MAY 31 - JUN 06, 2017
Above normal temperatures and below normal precipitation.

$$

WAZ652-242315-
Western Washington Fire Weather Zone 652
Area 2...Olympic National Park-Olympic National Forest-West Portion-
506 AM PDT Wed May 24 2017

.Today...
* Sky/weather..........Partly sunny. Chance of snow showers in the
  morning. Chance of rain showers through the day.
* Chance of precip.....40%.
* Max temperature......48-58.
* Min humidity.........56-71 percent...except 51-66 percent ridges.
* 20-foot winds........
*  Valleys/lwr slopes..Northwest winds 7 to 10 mph.
*  Ridges/upr slopes...Northwest winds 7 to 10 mph.
* Snow level...........5000 feet.
* Mixing height........2600-3400 ft AGL.
* Transport winds......Northwest 10 to 15 mph.

.TONIGHT...
* Sky/weather..........Partly cloudy.
* Chance of precip.....0%.
* Min temperature......34-44.
* Max humidity.........86-100 percent.
* 20-foot winds........
*  Valleys/lwr slopes..Northwest winds around 6 mph shifting to the
   east around 3 mph after midnight.
*  Ridges/upr slopes...Northwest winds around 6 mph shifting to the
   east around 3 mph after midnight.
* Snow level...........8000 feet.
* Mixing height........1700-2700 ft AGL.
* Transport winds......Northwest around 5 mph in the evening
  becoming light.

.THURSDAY...
* Sky/weather..........Mostly sunny. Slight chance of rain showers
  in the afternoon.
* Chance of precip.....10%.
* Max temperature......56-66.
* Min humidity.........44-59 percent.
* 20-foot winds........
*  Valleys/lwr slopes..South winds around 3 mph shifting to the
   northwest around 6 mph in the afternoon.
*  Ridges/upr slopes...South winds around 3 mph shifting to the
   northwest around 6 mph in the afternoon.
* Snow level...........7500 feet.
* Mixing height........1500 ft AGL increasing to 3800 ft AGL in the
  afternoon.
* Transport winds......East around 5 mph shifting to the north in
  the afternoon.

.FRIDAY...Mostly clear. Snow level 9000 feet. Lows 41 to 51. Highs
63 to 73. West winds 3 to 7 mph.
.SATURDAY THROUGH SUNDAY...Mostly clear. Snow level 11250 feet. Lows
46 to 56. Highs 68 to 78. West winds 3 to 6 mph.
.MEMORIAL DAY THROUGH TUESDAY...Partly cloudy with slight chance of
showers. Snow level 11250 feet. Lows 48 to 58. Highs 69 to 79.

.8 TO 14 day OUTLOOK FOR MAY 31 - JUN 06, 2017
Above normal temperatures and below normal precipitation.

$$

WAZ661-242315-
Western Washington Fire Weather Zone 661
Area 2...Olympic National Park-Olympic National Forest-East Portion-
506 AM PDT Wed May 24 2017

.Today...
* Sky/weather..........Mostly sunny. Slight chance of snow showers
  in the morning. Slight chance of rain showers through the day.
  Chance of snow showers in the afternoon.
* Chance of precip.....25%.
* Max temperature......48-58.
* Min humidity.........51-66 percent.
* 20-foot winds........
*  Valleys/lwr slopes..Northwest winds 6 to 9 mph.
*  Ridges/upr slopes...Northwest winds 6 to 9 mph.
* Snow level...........4500 feet.
* Mixing height........2800-3800 ft AGL.
* Transport winds......Northwest 10 to 15 mph.

.TONIGHT...
* Sky/weather..........Partly cloudy. Slight chance of rain showers
  in the evening.
* Chance of precip.....10%.
* Min temperature......35-45.
* Max humidity.........83-98 percent.
* 20-foot winds........
*  Valleys/lwr slopes..Northwest winds around 6 mph shifting to the
   east around 4 mph after midnight.
*  Ridges/upr slopes...Northwest winds around 4 mph shifting to the
   northeast after midnight.
* Snow level...........7500 feet.
* Mixing height........1700-2700 ft AGL.
* Transport winds......Northwest around 5 mph in the evening
  becoming light.

.THURSDAY...
* Sky/weather..........Mostly sunny. Slight chance of rain showers
  in the afternoon.
* Chance of precip.....10%.
* Max temperature......60-70...except 54-64 ridges.
* Min humidity.........41-56 percent.
* 20-foot winds........
*  Valleys/lwr slopes..Northeast winds 3 to 6 mph.
*  Ridges/upr slopes...Northeast winds 3 to 6 mph.
* Snow level...........7500 feet.
* Mixing height........1500 ft AGL increasing to 4100 ft AGL in the
  afternoon.
* Transport winds......Northeast around 5 mph.

.FRIDAY...Mostly clear. Snow level 9000 feet. Lows 40 to 50. Highs
66 to 76 valleys...57 to 67 ridges. Northwest winds 3 to 6 mph.
.SATURDAY THROUGH SUNDAY...Mostly clear. Snow level 11250 feet. Lows
44 to 54. Highs 70 to 80 valleys...62 to 72 ridges. West winds 3 to
6 mph.
.MEMORIAL DAY...Mostly clear. Slight chance of showers. Snow level
11000 feet. Lows 47 to 57. Highs 71 to 81 valleys...64 to 74 ridges.
.TUESDAY...Partly cloudy. Slight chance of showers. Snow level
11500 feet. Lows 47 to 57. Highs 72 to 82 valleys...65 to 75 ridges.

.8 TO 14 day OUTLOOK FOR MAY 31 - JUN 06, 2017
Above normal temperatures and below normal precipitation.

$$

WAZ653-242315-
Western Washington Fire Weather Zone 653
Area 3...North Puget Sound Lowlands-Whidbey Island-San Juan Islands-
506 AM PDT Wed May 24 2017

.Today...
* Sky/weather..........Partly sunny. Slight chance of rain showers.
* Chance of precip.....20%.
* Max temperature......57-67.
* Min humidity.........52-67 percent.
* 20-foot winds........West winds 8 to 11 mph.
* Mixing height........3600-4600 ft AGL.
* Transport winds......West 10 to 15 mph.

.TONIGHT...
* Sky/weather..........Partly cloudy then becoming mostly cloudy.
* Chance of precip.....0%.
* Min temperature......41-51.
* Max humidity.........83-98 percent.
* 20-foot winds........Southwest winds 4 to 7 mph.
* Mixing height........1800-2800 ft AGL.
* Transport winds......West around 5 mph in the evening becoming
  light.

.THURSDAY...
* Sky/weather..........Mostly sunny.
* Chance of precip.....0%.
* Max temperature......63-73.
* Min humidity.........47-62 percent.
* 20-foot winds........Northwest winds 3 to 6 mph.
* Mixing height........2000-2800 ft AGL.
* Transport winds......North 5 to 10 mph.

.FRIDAY...Mostly clear. Lows in the upper 40s. Highs 65 to 75. West
winds 3 to 7 mph.
.SATURDAY THROUGH SUNDAY...Mostly clear. Lows in the lower 50s.
Highs 69 to 79. West winds 3 to 7 mph.
.MEMORIAL DAY THROUGH TUESDAY...Mostly clear. Lows in the mid 50s.
Highs 70 to 80.

.8 TO 14 day OUTLOOK FOR MAY 31 - JUN 06, 2017
Above normal temperatures and below normal precipitation.

$$

WAZ654>657-242315-
Western Washington Fire Weather Zones 654-655-656-657
Area 4...Interior Lowlands-
506 AM PDT Wed May 24 2017

.Today...
* Sky/weather..........Partly sunny. Slight chance of rain showers.
* Chance of precip.....20%.
* Max temperature......57-67.
* Min humidity.........49-64 percent.
* 20-foot winds........West winds 5 to 8 mph.
* Mixing height........3700-4700 ft AGL.
* Transport winds......West around 10 mph.

.TONIGHT...
* Sky/weather..........Mostly cloudy.
* Chance of precip.....0%.
* Min temperature......41-51.
* Max humidity.........82-97 percent.
* 20-foot winds........West winds around 6 mph shifting to the
  south around 4 mph after midnight.
* Mixing height........4400 ft AGL decreasing to 2200 ft AGL after
  midnight.
* Transport winds......West around 5 mph in the evening becoming
  light.

.THURSDAY...
* Sky/weather..........Partly sunny. Slight chance of rain showers
  in the afternoon.
* Chance of precip.....10%.
* Max temperature......64-74.
* Min humidity.........45-60 percent.
* 20-foot winds........North winds 3 to 6 mph.
* Mixing height........2300-3300 ft AGL.
* Transport winds......North 5 to 10 mph.

.FRIDAY...Mostly clear. Lows 43 to 53. Highs 70 to 80. Northwest
winds 3 to 7 mph.
.SATURDAY THROUGH SUNDAY...Mostly clear. Lows in the lower 50s.
Highs 75 to 85. Northwest winds 3 to 6 mph.
.MEMORIAL DAY THROUGH TUESDAY...Mostly clear. Lows 49 to 59. Highs
78 to 88.

.8 TO 14 day OUTLOOK FOR MAY 31 - JUN 06, 2017
Above normal temperatures and below normal precipitation.

$$

WAZ658-659-242315-
Western Washington Fire Weather Zones 658-659
Area 5...North Cascades National Park-MT Rainier National Park-MT
Baker/Snoqualmie National Forest-Gifford Pinchot National Forest-
506 AM PDT Wed May 24 2017

.Today...
* Sky/weather..........Partly sunny. Snow showers likely in the
  morning. Chance of rain showers through the day. Chance of snow
  showers in the afternoon.
* Chance of precip.....60%.
* Max temperature......50-60...except 44-54 ridges.
* Min humidity.........50-65 percent.
* 20-foot winds........
*  Valleys/lwr slopes..West winds 5 to 8 mph.
*  Ridges/upr slopes...West winds 7 to 10 mph.
* Snow level...........4000 feet.
* Mixing height........2900-3500 ft AGL.
* Transport winds......West around 15 mph.

.TONIGHT...
* Sky/weather..........Mostly cloudy. Slight chance of rain
  showers.
* Chance of precip.....20%.
* Min temperature......34-44.
* Max humidity.........80-95 percent.
* 20-foot winds........
*  Valleys/lwr slopes..West winds around 6 mph shifting to the east
   around 3 mph after midnight.
*  Ridges/upr slopes...Northwest winds 4 to 7 mph.
* Snow level...........6500 feet.
* Mixing height........1800-2800 ft AGL.
* Transport winds......Northwest 5 to 10 mph.

.THURSDAY...
* Sky/weather..........Partly sunny. Slight chance of rain showers
  in the morning, then chance of showers and thunderstorms in the
  afternoon.
* Chance of precip.....35%.
* Max temperature......60-70...except 54-64 ridges.
* Min humidity.........44-59 percent.
* 20-foot winds........
*  Valleys/lwr slopes..Northwest winds 3 to 6 mph.
*  Ridges/upr slopes...Northwest winds 4 to 7 mph.
* Snow level...........7000 feet.
* Mixing height........1200 ft AGL increasing to 5300 ft AGL in the
  afternoon.
* Transport winds......North 5 to 10 mph.

.FRIDAY...Partly cloudy. Slight chance of showers and thunderstorms.
Snow level 8500 feet. Lows 37 to 47. Highs 67 to 77 valleys...58 to
68 ridges. Northwest winds 3 to 6 mph.
.SATURDAY...Mostly clear. Snow level 10500 feet. Lows 42 to 52.
Highs 72 to 82 valleys...63 to 73 ridges. West winds 3 to 6 mph.
.SUNDAY...Mostly clear. Slight chance of showers. Snow level
11000 feet. Lows 45 to 55. Highs 75 to 85 valleys...65 to 75 ridges.
West winds 3 to 6 mph.
.MEMORIAL DAY...Mostly clear. Slight chance of showers. Snow level
11500 feet. Lows 47 to 57. Highs 75 to 85 valleys...66 to 76 ridges.
.TUESDAY...Partly cloudy. Slight chance of showers. Snow level
11500 feet. Lows 46 to 56. Highs 75 to 85 valleys...67 to 77 ridges.

.8 TO 14 day OUTLOOK FOR MAY 31 - JUN 06, 2017
Above normal temperatures and below normal precipitation.

$$

WAZ662-242315-
Western Washington Fire Weather Zone 662
Area 6...North Cascades National Park-Lake Chelan National
Recreational Area-
506 AM PDT Wed May 24 2017

.Today...
* Sky/weather..........Partly sunny. Chance of snow showers and
  rain showers.
* Chance of precip.....50%.
* Max temperature......56-66...except 46-56 ridges.
* Min humidity.........34-49 percent...except 45-60 percent ridges.
* 20-foot winds........
*  Valleys/lwr slopes..Northwest winds 10 to 13 mph.
*  Ridges/upr slopes...Northwest winds 11 to 14 mph.
* Snow level...........4000 feet.
* Mixing height........2400-2900 ft AGL.
* Transport winds......West around 20 mph.

.TONIGHT...
* Sky/weather..........Mostly cloudy. Slight chance of snow showers
  in the evening. Slight chance of rain showers through the night.
* Chance of precip.....20%.
* Min temperature......34-44.
* Max humidity.........82-96 percent...except 89-100 percent
  ridges.
* 20-foot winds........
*  Valleys/lwr slopes..Northwest winds 6 to 9 mph.
*  Ridges/upr slopes...Northwest winds 7 to 10 mph.
* Snow level...........6500 feet.
* Mixing height........700-1700 ft AGL.
* Transport winds......Northwest 10 to 15 mph.

.THURSDAY...
* Sky/weather..........Mostly cloudy. Chance of rain showers.
* Chance of precip.....50%.
* Max temperature......65-75...except 55-65 ridges.
* Min humidity.........29-41 percent...except 38-53 percent ridges.
* 20-foot winds........
*  Valleys/lwr slopes..Northwest winds 4 to 7 mph.
*  Ridges/upr slopes...North winds 5 to 8 mph.
* Snow level...........7500 feet.
* Mixing height........400 ft AGL increasing to 7400 ft AGL in the
  afternoon.
* Transport winds......North 5 to 10 mph.

.FRIDAY...Partly cloudy. Chance of showers. Snow level 8000 feet.
Lows 34 to 44. Highs 70 to 80 valleys...60 to 70 ridges. Northwest
winds 5 to 8 mph.
.SATURDAY...Mostly clear. Snow level 10000 feet. Lows 38 to 48.
Highs 74 to 84 valleys...65 to 75 ridges. West winds 3 to 7 mph.
.SUNDAY...Partly cloudy. Slight chance of showers. Snow level
11000 feet. Lows 42 to 52. Highs 77 to 87 valleys...68 to 78 ridges.
Northwest winds 3 to 5 mph.
.MEMORIAL DAY...Mostly clear. Slight chance of showers. Snow level
11000 feet. Lows 43 to 53. Highs 77 to 87 valleys...69 to 79 ridges.
.TUESDAY...Partly cloudy. Slight chance of showers. Snow level
11500 feet. Lows 44 to 54. Highs 78 to 88 valleys...70 to 80 ridges.

.8 TO 14 day OUTLOOK FOR MAY 31 - JUN 06, 2017
Above normal temperatures and below normal precipitation.

$$

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