Routine Fire Wx Fcst (With/Without 6-10 Day Outlook)
Issued by NWS Spokane, WA

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FIRE WEATHER PLANNING FORECAST FOR EASTERN WASHINGTON AND NORTH IDAHO
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE SPOKANE WA
606 AM PDT WED JUN 3 2015


.DISCUSSION...

LOW PRESSURE MIGRATES ACROSS THE INLAND NORTHWEST THROUGH
THURSDAY. THIS WILL BE ACCOMPANIED BY THE THREAT OF SCATTERED
SHOWERS...WITH MAINLY ISOLATED AFTERNOON THUNDERSTORMS. THE
OVERALL BEST THREAT OF SHOWERS WILL BE WITHIN THE MOUNTAIN
DISTRICTS. DRIER CONDITIONS DEVELOP LATE WEEK INTO EARLY NEXT
WEEK. TEMPERATURES ON WEDNESDAY WILL BE RELATIVELY COOL. MUCH
WARMER WEATHER IS EXPECTED FRIDAY THROUGH THE WEEKEND WITH HIGH
TEMPERATURES IN THE MID 80S TO LOW 90S.

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FORECASTS FOR 20 FOOT WIND SPEEDS (VALLEYS AND RIDGE TOPS) ARE
10 MINUTE AVERAGES REFLECTING RAWS WIND.
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WAZ676-677-680-682-040115-
EAST WASHINGTON SOUTH CENTRAL CASCADE VALLEYS (ZONE 676)-
EAST WASHINGTON CENTRAL CASCADE VALLEYS (ZONE 677)-
EAST WASHINGTON SOUTH CENTRAL CASCADE MOUNTAINS (ZONE 680)-
EAST WASHINGTON CENTRAL CASCADE MOUNTAINS (ZONE 682)-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...KITTITAS VALLEY...NACHES RIVER VALLEY...
LAKE CHELAN AREA...WENATCHEE RIVER VALLEY AREA...CHINOOK PASS...
WHITE PASS...STEVENS PASS...LAKE WENATCHEE AREA...CLE ELUM
606 AM PDT WED JUN 3 2015

.TODAY...
* SKY/WEATHER...MOSTLY CLOUDY. SLIGHT CHANCE OF RAIN SHOWERS IN THE
  MORNING...THEN CHANCE OF RAIN SHOWERS IN THE AFTERNOON.
* LAL....1.
* MAX TEMPERATURE...64-74 VALLEYS AND 52-62 MOUNTAINS.
*    24 HR TREND...3 DEGREES WARMER.
* MIN HUMIDITY...35-50 PERCENT VALLEYS AND 60-75 PERCENT MOUNTAINS.
*    24 HR TREND...UNCHANGED.
* 20-FOOT WIND...
*     VALLEYS/LWR SLOPES...WEST 5 TO 8 MPH WITH GUSTS TO AROUND 20 MPH.
*     RIDGES/UPR SLOPES....NORTHWEST 5 TO 8 MPH.
* HAINES INDEX...2 VERY LOW.
* MIXING HEIGHT...7000 FT AGL.
* TRANSPORT WINDS...NORTHWEST 5 TO 10 MPH.
* CWR (> 0.10 IN)...10 PERCENT.

.TONIGHT...
* SKY/WEATHER...MOSTLY CLOUDY. CHANCE OF RAIN SHOWERS IN THE
  EVENING.
* LAL....1.
* MIN TEMPERATURE...43-53 VALLEYS AND 39-47 MOUNTAINS.
*    24 HR TREND...1 DEGREE WARMER.
* MAX HUMIDITY...81-100 PERCENT.
*    24 HR TREND...UNCHANGED.
* HUMIDITY RECOVERY...EXCELLENT.
* 20-FOOT WIND...
*     VALLEYS/LWR SLOPES...NORTHWEST 6 TO 10 MPH WITH GUSTS TO AROUND
      25 MPH.
*     RIDGES/UPR SLOPES....NORTHWEST 8 TO 12 MPH.
* HAINES INDEX...2 VERY LOW.
* MIXING HEIGHT...NEAR SURFACE.
* TRANSPORT WINDS...NORTHWEST 8 TO 12 MPH.
* CWR (> 0.10 IN)...10 PERCENT.

.THURSDAY...
* SKY/WEATHER...MOSTLY SUNNY. SLIGHT CHANCE OF RAIN SHOWERS IN THE
  AFTERNOON.
* LAL....1.
* MAX TEMPERATURE...70-80 VALLEYS AND 58-68 MOUNTAINS.
* MIN HUMIDITY...25-35 PERCENT VALLEYS AND 40-55 PERCENT MOUNTAINS.
* 20-FOOT WIND...
*     VALLEYS/LWR SLOPES...NORTHWEST 5 TO 8 MPH.
*     RIDGES/UPR SLOPES....NORTHWEST 5 TO 8 MPH.
* HAINES INDEX...2 VERY LOW.
* MIXING HEIGHT...7500 FT AGL.
* TRANSPORT WINDS...NORTHWEST 0 TO 5 MPH.
* CWR (> 0.10 IN)...10 PERCENT.


.FORECAST DAYS 3 THROUGH 7......
.FRIDAY...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS 45 TO 55. HIGHS 78 TO 88 VALLEYS...
67 TO 77 MOUNTAINS. NORTHWEST WIND 3 TO 7 MPH.
.SATURDAY THROUGH SUNDAY...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS 54 TO 64 VALLEYS...
49 TO 59 MOUNTAINS. HIGHS 87 TO 97 VALLEYS...76 TO 86 MOUNTAINS.
NORTH WIND 3 TO 7 MPH.
.MONDAY...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS 57 TO 67. HIGHS 86 TO 96 VALLEYS...
73 TO 83 MOUNTAINS.
.TUESDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS 56 TO 63 VALLEYS...50 TO
59 MOUNTAINS. HIGHS 82 TO 92 VALLEYS...68 TO 78 MOUNTAINS.

.8 TO 14 DAY OUTLOOK FOR JUN 10 - 16 2015

ABOVE NORMAL TEMPERATURES AND BELOW NORMAL PRECIPITATION.


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WAZ684-685-687-040115-
EAST WASHINGTON OKANOGAN/METHOW VALLEYS (ZONE 684)-
EAST WASHINGTON NORTH CASCADES (ZONE 685)-
EAST WASHINGTON OKANOGAN HIGHLANDS (ZONE 687)-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...METHOW RIVER VALLEY...OKANOGAN VALLEY...
NESPELEM...MAZAMA...CONCONULLY...NORTH CASCADES HIGHWAY...
PASAYTEN WILDERNESS...KELLER...REPUBLIC...CURLEW
606 AM PDT WED JUN 3 2015

.TODAY...
* SKY/WEATHER...MOSTLY CLOUDY. CHANCE OF RAIN SHOWERS IN THE
  MORNING...THEN RAIN SHOWERS LIKELY AND SLIGHT CHANCE OF
  THUNDERSTORMS IN THE AFTERNOON.
* LAL....2.
* MAX TEMPERATURE...66-73 VALLEYS AND 54-64 MOUNTAINS.
*    24 HR TREND...3 DEGREES WARMER.
* MIN HUMIDITY...40-55 PERCENT VALLEYS AND 60-75 PERCENT MOUNTAINS.
*    24 HR TREND...5 PERCENT DRIER.
* 20-FOOT WIND...
*     VALLEYS/LWR SLOPES...UPSLOPE/UPVALLEY 2 TO 5 MPH IN THE MORNING
      BECOMING SOUTHEAST 3 TO 7 MPH IN THE AFTERNOON.
*     RIDGES/UPR SLOPES....NORTH 3 TO 7 MPH IN THE MORNING SHIFTING TO
      THE SOUTHEAST 4 TO 8 MPH IN THE AFTERNOON.
* HAINES INDEX...2 VERY LOW.
* MIXING HEIGHT...7000 FT AGL.
* TRANSPORT WINDS...WEST 3 TO 7 MPH.
* CWR (> 0.10 IN)...20 PERCENT.

.TONIGHT...
* SKY/WEATHER...MOSTLY CLOUDY. CHANCE OF RAIN SHOWERS AND SLIGHT
  CHANCE OF THUNDERSTORMS IN THE EVENING...THEN SLIGHT CHANCE OF
  RAIN SHOWERS OVERNIGHT.
* LAL....2.
* MIN TEMPERATURE...45-53 VALLEYS AND 40-49 MOUNTAINS.
*    24 HR TREND...2 DEGREES COOLER.
* MAX HUMIDITY...81-100 PERCENT.
*    24 HR TREND...UNCHANGED.
* HUMIDITY RECOVERY...EXCELLENT.
* 20-FOOT WIND...
*     VALLEYS/LWR SLOPES...WEST 3 TO 7 MPH.
*     RIDGES/UPR SLOPES....WEST 4 TO 8 MPH.
* HAINES INDEX...2 VERY LOW.
* MIXING HEIGHT...NEAR SURFACE.
* TRANSPORT WINDS...WEST 3 TO 7 MPH.
* CWR (> 0.10 IN)...20 PERCENT.

.THURSDAY...
* SKY/WEATHER...PARTLY SUNNY. SLIGHT CHANCE OF RAIN SHOWERS IN THE
  MORNING...THEN CHANCE OF RAIN SHOWERS AND SLIGHT CHANCE OF
  THUNDERSTORMS IN THE AFTERNOON.
* LAL....2.
* MAX TEMPERATURE...71-78 VALLEYS AND 59-69 MOUNTAINS.
* MIN HUMIDITY...25-35 PERCENT VALLEYS AND 35-50 PERCENT MOUNTAINS.
* 20-FOOT WIND...
*     VALLEYS/LWR SLOPES...NORTHWEST 5 TO 6 MPH.
*     RIDGES/UPR SLOPES....NORTHWEST 4 TO 8 MPH.
* HAINES INDEX...2 VERY LOW.
* MIXING HEIGHT...7500 FT AGL.
* TRANSPORT WINDS...NORTHWEST 3 TO 7 MPH.
* CWR (> 0.10 IN)...10 PERCENT.


.FORECAST DAYS 3 THROUGH 7......
.FRIDAY...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS 49 TO 56 VALLEYS...43 TO
52 MOUNTAINS. HIGHS 80 TO 87 VALLEYS...68 TO 78 MOUNTAINS. NORTH
WIND 3 TO 7 MPH.
.SATURDAY THROUGH SUNDAY...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS 50 TO 60. HIGHS
86 TO 96 VALLEYS...77 TO 87 MOUNTAINS. NORTH WIND 3 TO 7 MPH.
.MONDAY...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS 58 TO 67. HIGHS 91 TO 97 VALLEYS...
78 TO 88 MOUNTAINS.
.TUESDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS 52 TO 62. HIGHS 86 TO 94 VALLEYS...
73 TO 83 MOUNTAINS.

.8 TO 14 DAY OUTLOOK FOR JUN 10 - 16 2015

ABOVE NORMAL TEMPERATURES AND BELOW NORMAL PRECIPITATION.


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IDZ101-WAZ686-040115-
NORTHERN AND CENTRAL IDAHO PANHANDLE (ZONE 101)-
EAST WASHINGTON NORTHEAST (ZONE 686)-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...ST. MARIES...RATHDRUM PRAIRIE...
SILVER VALLEY...BONNERS FERRY...PRIEST LAKE...DEER PARK...
COLVILLE...NEWPORT
606 AM PDT WED JUN 3 2015

.TODAY...
* SKY/WEATHER...MOSTLY CLOUDY. CHANCE OF RAIN SHOWERS THROUGH THE
  DAY. SLIGHT CHANCE OF THUNDERSTORMS IN THE AFTERNOON.
* LAL....2.
* MAX TEMPERATURE...66-71 VALLEYS AND 57-67 MOUNTAINS.
*    24 HR TREND...5 DEGREES WARMER.
* MIN HUMIDITY...35-45 PERCENT VALLEYS AND 50-65 PERCENT MOUNTAINS.
*    24 HR TREND...15 PERCENT DRIER VALLEYS AND 20 PERCENT DRIER
     MOUNTAINS.
* 20-FOOT WIND...
*     VALLEYS/LWR SLOPES...SOUTH 5 TO 6 MPH.
*     RIDGES/UPR SLOPES....SOUTHWEST 3 TO 7 MPH.
* HAINES INDEX...2 VERY LOW.
* MIXING HEIGHT...6500 FT AGL.
* TRANSPORT WINDS...SOUTHWEST 8 TO 12 MPH.
* CWR (> 0.10 IN)...20 PERCENT.

.TONIGHT...
* SKY/WEATHER...MOSTLY CLOUDY. CHANCE OF RAIN SHOWERS AND SLIGHT
  CHANCE OF THUNDERSTORMS IN THE EVENING...THEN SLIGHT CHANCE OF
  RAIN SHOWERS OVERNIGHT.
* LAL....2.
* MIN TEMPERATURE...41-49.
*    24 HR TREND...3 DEGREES COOLER.
* MAX HUMIDITY...90-100 PERCENT.
*    24 HR TREND...UNCHANGED.
* HUMIDITY RECOVERY...EXCELLENT.
* 20-FOOT WIND...
*     VALLEYS/LWR SLOPES...DOWNSLOPE/DOWNVALLEY 2 TO 5 MPH.
*     RIDGES/UPR SLOPES....VARIABLE 2 TO 5 MPH.
* HAINES INDEX...2 VERY LOW.
* MIXING HEIGHT...NEAR SURFACE.
* TRANSPORT WINDS...SOUTHWEST 5 TO 10 MPH.
* CWR (> 0.10 IN)...10 PERCENT.

.THURSDAY...
* SKY/WEATHER...PARTLY SUNNY. SLIGHT CHANCE OF RAIN SHOWERS THROUGH
  THE DAY. SLIGHT CHANCE OF THUNDERSTORMS IN THE AFTERNOON.
* LAL....2.
* MAX TEMPERATURE...70-76 VALLEYS AND 62-72 MOUNTAINS.
* MIN HUMIDITY...25-35 PERCENT VALLEYS AND 35-50 PERCENT MOUNTAINS.
* 20-FOOT WIND...
*     VALLEYS/LWR SLOPES...UPSLOPE/UPVALLEY 2 TO 5 MPH.
*     RIDGES/UPR SLOPES....VARIABLE 2 TO 5 MPH.
* HAINES INDEX...2 VERY LOW.
* MIXING HEIGHT...7000 FT AGL.
* TRANSPORT WINDS...WEST 3 TO 7 MPH.
* CWR (> 0.10 IN)...10 PERCENT.


.FORECAST DAYS 3 THROUGH 7......
.FRIDAY...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS 44 TO 51. HIGHS 77 TO 84 VALLEYS...
69 TO 79 MOUNTAINS. NORTH WIND 3 TO 7 MPH.
.SATURDAY THROUGH SUNDAY...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS 48 TO 56. HIGHS
84 TO 94 VALLEYS...77 TO 87 MOUNTAINS. NORTHEAST WIND 3 TO 7 MPH.
.MONDAY THROUGH TUESDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY WITH SLIGHT CHANCE OF
SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS. LOWS 54 TO 64. HIGHS 84 TO
94 VALLEYS...77 TO 87 MOUNTAINS.

.8 TO 14 DAY OUTLOOK FOR JUN 10 - 16 2015

ABOVE NORMAL TEMPERATURES AND BELOW NORMAL PRECIPITATION.


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WAZ673-674-040115-
EAST WASHINGTON NORTHERN COLUMBIA BASIN (ZONE 673)-
EAST WASHINGTON PALOUSE AND SPOKANE AREA (ZONE 674)-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...WATERVILLE...WILBUR...RITZVILLE...
MOSES LAKE...SPOKANE...CHENEY...DAVENPORT...PULLMAN
606 AM PDT WED JUN 3 2015

.TODAY...
* SKY/WEATHER...MOSTLY CLOUDY. SLIGHT CHANCE OF RAIN SHOWERS
  THROUGH THE DAY.
* LAL....1.
* MAX TEMPERATURE...67-75.
*    24 HR TREND...1 DEGREE WARMER.
* MIN HUMIDITY...30-45 PERCENT.
*    24 HR TREND...UNCHANGED.
* 20-FOOT WIND...SOUTHWEST 5 TO 9 MPH.
* HAINES INDEX...2 VERY LOW.
* MIXING HEIGHT...7500 FT AGL.
* TRANSPORT WINDS...SOUTHWEST 8 TO 12 MPH.
* CWR (> 0.10 IN)...10 PERCENT.

.TONIGHT...
* SKY/WEATHER...MOSTLY CLOUDY. SLIGHT CHANCE OF RAIN SHOWERS IN THE
  EVENING.
* LAL....1.
* MIN TEMPERATURE...46-52.
*    24 HR TREND...1 DEGREE COOLER.
* MAX HUMIDITY...81-100 PERCENT.
*    24 HR TREND...UNCHANGED.
* HUMIDITY RECOVERY...EXCELLENT.
* 20-FOOT WIND...SOUTHWEST 5 TO 6 MPH.
* HAINES INDEX...2 VERY LOW.
* MIXING HEIGHT...NEAR SURFACE.
* TRANSPORT WINDS...WEST 3 TO 7 MPH.
* CWR (> 0.10 IN)...10 PERCENT.

.THURSDAY...
* SKY/WEATHER...MOSTLY SUNNY.
* LAL....1.
* MAX TEMPERATURE...72-79.
* MIN HUMIDITY...25-35 PERCENT.
* 20-FOOT WIND...WEST 3 TO 7 MPH IN THE MORNING BECOMING VARIABLE 2
  TO 5 MPH IN THE AFTERNOON.
* HAINES INDEX...2 VERY LOW.
* MIXING HEIGHT...8000 FT AGL.
* TRANSPORT WINDS...WEST 0 TO 5 MPH.
* CWR (> 0.10 IN)...0 PERCENT.


.FORECAST DAYS 3 THROUGH 7......
.FRIDAY...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS 50 TO 55. HIGHS 80 TO 87. NORTH WIND
3 TO 7 MPH.
.SATURDAY THROUGH SUNDAY...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS 54 TO 64. HIGHS
87 TO 97. NORTHEAST WIND 3 TO 7 MPH.
.MONDAY...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS 64 TO 69. HIGHS 92 TO 99.
.TUESDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS 61 TO 66. HIGHS 87 TO 93.

.8 TO 14 DAY OUTLOOK FOR JUN 10 - 16 2015

ABOVE NORMAL TEMPERATURES AND BELOW NORMAL PRECIPITATION.


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