Routine Fire Wx Fcst (With/Without 6-10 Day Outlook)
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Fire Weather Planning Forecast for Eastern Washington and North Idaho
National Weather Service Spokane WA
248 PM PDT Mon Sep 25 2017


.DISCUSSION...

Considerable cloudiness will continue into this evening with
isolated showers or sprinkles possible mainly in the mountains.
High pressure will strengthen and allow for dry and warmer
weather Tuesday through Thursday with light winds. Temperatures
will warm into the mid 70s to lower 80s. More seasonal temperatures
and a chance of showers is forecast late Friday or Saturday into
early next week.

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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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WAZ676-677-261400-
East Washington South Central Cascade Valleys (Zone 676)-
East Washington Central Cascade Valleys (Zone 677)-
Including the cities of Kittitas Valley, Naches River Valley,
Lake Chelan Area, and Wenatchee River Valley Area
248 PM PDT Mon Sep 25 2017

.Tonight...
* Sky/Weather...Mostly cloudy then becoming partly cloudy.
* LAL....1.
* Min Temperature...48-53.
   24 hr trend......1 degree cooler.
* Max Humidity...75-90 percent.
   24 hr trend......Unchanged.
* Humidity Recovery...Good.
* 20-foot winds.......Northwest 4 to 7 mph.
* Haines Index...2 very low.
* Mixing Height...Near surface.
* Transport Winds...Northwest 5 to 10 mph.
* CWR (> 0.10 IN)...0 percent.

.TUESDAY...
* Sky/Weather...Mostly sunny.
* LAL....1.
* Max Temperature...68-76.
   24 hr trend......5 degrees warmer.
* Min Humidity...30-40 percent.
   24 hr trend......5 percent drier.
* 20-foot winds.......Variable 2 to 5 mph.
* Haines Index...2 very low.
* Mixing Height...4500 ft AGL.
* Transport Winds...Northwest 3 to 7 mph in the morning shifting to
  the southeast in the afternoon.
* CWR (> 0.10 IN)...0 percent.

.TUESDAY NIGHT...
* Sky/Weather...Partly cloudy then becoming clear.
* LAL....1.
* Min Temperature...49-54.
* Max Humidity...65-80 percent.
* Humidity Recovery...Good.
* 20-foot winds.......Variable 2 to 5 mph.
* Haines Index...2 very low.
* Mixing Height...Near surface.
* Transport Winds...East 3 to 7 mph in the evening shifting to the
  north overnight.
* CWR (> 0.10 IN)...0 percent.

.WEDNESDAY...
* Sky/Weather...Sunny.
* LAL....1.
* Max Temperature...73-80.
* Min Humidity...25-35 percent.
* 20-foot winds.......Variable 2 to 5 mph in the morning becoming
  east 3 to 7 mph in the afternoon.
* Haines Index...3 very low.
* Mixing Height...4500 ft AGL.
* Transport Winds...Northwest 3 to 7 mph in the morning shifting to
  the east in the afternoon.
* CWR (> 0.10 IN)...0 percent.


.Forecast Days 3 Through 7......
.THURSDAY...Clear. Lows 50 to 55. Highs 73 to 81. East wind 3 to
7 mph.
.FRIDAY...Partly cloudy. Slight chance of rain showers. Lows
49 to 55. Highs 69 to 79. West wind 3 to 7 mph.
.SATURDAY...Partly cloudy. Lows 47 to 53. Highs 62 to 72. West
wind 8 to 12 mph.
.SUNDAY THROUGH MONDAY...Partly cloudy. Lows 40 to 47. Highs
61 to 71.

.8 to 14 Day Outlook for OCT 03 - 09 2017

Below Normal Temperatures and Above Normal Precipitation.


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WAZ680-682-261400-
East Washington South Central Cascade Mountains (Zone 680)-
East Washington Central Cascade Mountains (Zone 682)-
Including the cities of Chinook Pass, White Pass, Stevens Pass,
Lake Wenatchee Area, and Cle Elum
248 PM PDT Mon Sep 25 2017

.Tonight...
* Sky/Weather...Mostly cloudy then becoming partly cloudy. Chance
  of light showers in the evening.
* LAL....1.
* Min Temperature...44-49.
   24 hr trend......1 degree cooler.
* Max Humidity...81-100 percent.
   24 hr trend......Unchanged.
* Humidity Recovery...Excellent.
* 20-foot winds.......
*     Valleys/Lwr Slopes...West 3 to 7 mph in the evening becoming
      downslope/downvalley 2 to 5 mph overnight.
*     Ridges/Upr Slopes....Northwest 4 to 8 mph in the evening becoming
      variable 2 to 5 mph overnight.
* Haines Index...2 very low.
* Mixing Height...Near surface.
* Transport Winds...Northwest 3 to 7 mph.
* CWR (> 0.10 IN)...0 percent.

.TUESDAY...
* Sky/Weather...Mostly sunny.
* LAL....1.
* Max Temperature...70-75 valleys and 61-71 mountains.
   24 hr trend......8 degrees warmer.
* Min Humidity...35-45 percent valleys and 40-55 percent mountains.
   24 hr trend......10 percent drier valleys and 15 percent drier
                    mountains.
* 20-foot winds.......
*     Valleys/Lwr Slopes...Upslope/upvalley 2 to 5 mph.
*     Ridges/Upr Slopes....Variable 2 to 5 mph.
* Haines Index...2 very low.
* Mixing Height...4000 ft AGL.
* Transport Winds...Northwest 3 to 7 mph in the morning shifting to
  the southeast in the afternoon.
* CWR (> 0.10 IN)...0 percent.

.TUESDAY NIGHT...
* Sky/Weather...Partly cloudy then becoming clear.
* LAL....1.
* Min Temperature...45-50.
* Max Humidity...80-90 percent valleys and 65-80 percent mountains.
* Humidity Recovery...Good.
* 20-foot winds.......
*     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...East 3 to 7 mph.
* CWR (> 0.10 IN)...0 percent.

.WEDNESDAY...
* Sky/Weather...Sunny.
* LAL....1.
* Max Temperature...73-78 valleys and 64-72 mountains.
* Min Humidity...35-45 percent.
* 20-foot winds.......
*     Valleys/Lwr Slopes...Upslope/upvalley 2 to 5 mph in the morning
      becoming southeast 4 to 8 mph in the afternoon.
*     Ridges/Upr Slopes....Variable 3 to 6 mph in the morning becoming
      southeast 5 to 9 mph in the afternoon.
* Haines Index...3 very low.
* Mixing Height...4000 ft AGL.
* Transport Winds...East 5 to 10 mph.
* CWR (> 0.10 IN)...0 percent.


.Forecast Days 3 Through 7......
.THURSDAY...Clear. Lows 47 to 52. Highs 74 to 79 valleys...65 to
74 mountains. East wind 3 to 7 mph.
.FRIDAY...Partly cloudy. Slight chance of rain showers. Lows
46 to 51. Highs 69 to 74 valleys...61 to 69 mountains. Southwest
wind 3 to 7 mph.
.SATURDAY...Mostly cloudy. Slight chance of rain showers. Lows
46 to 51 valleys...41 to 46 mountains. Highs 60 to 65 valleys...
53 to 61 mountains. West wind 8 to 12 mph.
.SUNDAY...Mostly cloudy. Slight chance of rain showers. Lows
41 to 46 valleys...36 to 41 mountains. Highs 60 to 66 valleys...
52 to 61 mountains.
.MONDAY...Mostly cloudy. Chance of rain showers. Lows 37 to 42.
Highs 60 to 65 valleys...52 to 60 mountains.

.8 to 14 Day Outlook for OCT 03 - 09 2017

Below Normal Temperatures and Above Normal Precipitation.


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WAZ684-261400-
East Washington Okanogan/Methow Valleys (Zone 684)-
Including the cities of Methow River Valley, Okanogan Valley,
and Nespelem
248 PM PDT Mon Sep 25 2017

.Tonight...
* Sky/Weather...Mostly cloudy then becoming partly cloudy.
* LAL....1.
* Min Temperature...46-52.
   24 hr trend......3 degrees warmer.
* Max Humidity...75-90 percent.
   24 hr trend......Unchanged.
* Humidity Recovery...Good.
* 20-foot winds.......Variable 2 to 5 mph.
* Haines Index...2 very low.
* Mixing Height...Near surface.
* Transport Winds...West 3 to 7 mph in the evening shifting to the
  northwest overnight.
* CWR (> 0.10 IN)...0 percent.

.TUESDAY...
* Sky/Weather...Sunny.
* LAL....1.
* Max Temperature...70-76.
   24 hr trend......4 degrees warmer.
* Min Humidity...25-35 percent.
   24 hr trend......5 percent drier.
* 20-foot winds.......Variable 2 to 5 mph.
* Haines Index...2 very low.
* Mixing Height...5000 ft AGL.
* Transport Winds...Northeast 3 to 7 mph in the morning shifting to
  the south in the afternoon.
* CWR (> 0.10 IN)...0 percent.

.TUESDAY NIGHT...
* Sky/Weather...Partly cloudy then becoming clear.
* LAL....1.
* Min Temperature...47-53.
* Max Humidity...65-80 percent.
* Humidity Recovery...Good.
* 20-foot winds.......Variable 2 to 5 mph.
* Haines Index...2 very low.
* Mixing Height...Near surface.
* Transport Winds...Northwest 3 to 7 mph in the evening shifting to
  the north overnight.
* CWR (> 0.10 IN)...0 percent.

.WEDNESDAY...
* Sky/Weather...Sunny.
* LAL....1.
* Max Temperature...75-80.
* Min Humidity...25-35 percent.
* 20-foot winds.......Variable 2 to 5 mph in the morning becoming
  south 3 to 7 mph in the afternoon.
* Haines Index...3 very low.
* Mixing Height...5000 ft AGL.
* Transport Winds...North 3 to 7 mph in the morning shifting to the
  southeast in the afternoon.
* CWR (> 0.10 IN)...0 percent.


.Forecast Days 3 Through 7......
.THURSDAY...Clear. Lows 48 to 55. Highs 76 to 82. East wind 3 to
7 mph.
.FRIDAY...Partly cloudy. Slight chance of rain showers. Lows
49 to 55. Highs 75 to 80. South wind 3 to 7 mph.
.SATURDAY...Partly cloudy. Lows 47 to 52. Highs 66 to 73.
Southwest wind 3 to 7 mph.
.SUNDAY THROUGH MONDAY...Partly cloudy. Lows 39 to 46. Highs
62 to 71.

.8 to 14 Day Outlook for OCT 03 - 09 2017

Below Normal Temperatures and Above Normal Precipitation.


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WAZ685-687-261400-
East Washington North Cascades (Zone 685)-
East Washington Okanogan Highlands (Zone 687)-
Including the cities of Mazama, Conconully,
North Cascades Highway, Pasayten Wilderness, Keller, Republic,
and Curlew
248 PM PDT Mon Sep 25 2017

.Tonight...
* Sky/Weather...Mostly cloudy then becoming partly cloudy.
* LAL....1.
* Min Temperature...42-49.
   24 hr trend......2 degrees warmer.
* Max Humidity...81-100 percent valleys and 80-90 percent
  mountains.
   24 hr trend......Unchanged valleys and 10 percent wetter
                    mountains.
* Humidity Recovery...Good.
* 20-foot winds.......
*     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...Northwest 3 to 7 mph.
* CWR (> 0.10 IN)...0 percent.

.TUESDAY...
* Sky/Weather...Mostly sunny.
* LAL....1.
* Max Temperature...70-75 valleys and 60-70 mountains.
   24 hr trend......7 degrees warmer.
* Min Humidity...30-40 percent valleys and 35-50 percent mountains.
   24 hr trend......5 percent drier valleys and 10 percent drier
                    mountains.
* 20-foot winds.......
*     Valleys/Lwr Slopes...Upslope/upvalley 2 to 5 mph.
*     Ridges/Upr Slopes....Variable 2 to 5 mph.
* Haines Index...2 very low.
* Mixing Height...5000 ft AGL.
* Transport Winds...Northeast 3 to 7 mph in the morning shifting to
  the south in the afternoon.
* CWR (> 0.10 IN)...0 percent.

.TUESDAY NIGHT...
* Sky/Weather...Partly cloudy then becoming clear.
* LAL....1.
* Min Temperature...44-50.
* Max Humidity...75-90 percent valleys and 65-80 percent mountains.
* Humidity Recovery...Good.
* 20-foot winds.......
*     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...South 3 to 7 mph in the evening shifting to the
  north overnight.
* CWR (> 0.10 IN)...0 percent.

.WEDNESDAY...
* Sky/Weather...Sunny.
* LAL....1.
* Max Temperature...75-80 valleys and 65-75 mountains.
* Min Humidity...30-40 percent.
* 20-foot winds.......
*     Valleys/Lwr Slopes...Upslope/upvalley 2 to 5 mph.
*     Ridges/Upr Slopes....Variable 2 to 5 mph in the morning becoming
      southeast 3 to 7 mph in the afternoon.
* Haines Index...3 very low.
* Mixing Height...5000 ft AGL.
* Transport Winds...North 3 to 7 mph in the morning shifting to the
  southeast in the afternoon.
* CWR (> 0.10 IN)...0 percent.


.Forecast Days 3 Through 7......
.THURSDAY...Clear. Lows 46 to 52. Highs 77 to 82 valleys...66 to
76 mountains. Southeast wind 3 to 7 mph.
.FRIDAY...Partly cloudy. Slight chance of rain showers. Lows
45 to 51. Highs 75 to 80 valleys...64 to 74 mountains. South wind
3 to 7 mph.
.SATURDAY...Mostly cloudy. Chance of rain showers. Lows 41 to 48.
Highs 66 to 71 valleys...55 to 65 mountains. Southwest wind 3 to
7 mph.
.SUNDAY...Mostly cloudy. Lows 36 to 42. Highs 64 to 69 valleys...
52 to 62 mountains.
.MONDAY...Partly cloudy. Slight chance of rain showers. Lows
34 to 40. Highs 62 to 67 valleys...51 to 61 mountains.

.8 to 14 Day Outlook for OCT 03 - 09 2017

Below Normal Temperatures and Above Normal Precipitation.


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IDZ101-WAZ686-261400-
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,
and Newport
248 PM PDT Mon Sep 25 2017

.Tonight...
* Sky/Weather...Mostly cloudy. Slight chance of rain showers in the
  evening.
* LAL....1.
* Min Temperature...43-48.
   24 hr trend......Unchanged.
* Max Humidity...90-100 percent.
   24 hr trend......Unchanged.
* Humidity Recovery...Excellent.
* 20-foot winds.......
*     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 3 to 7 mph in the evening shifting to
  the southeast overnight.
* CWR (> 0.10 IN)...0 percent.

.TUESDAY...
* Sky/Weather...Mostly sunny.
* LAL....1.
* Max Temperature...68-73 valleys and 59-69 mountains.
   24 hr trend......7 degrees warmer.
* Min Humidity...35-45 percent valleys and 45-60 percent mountains.
   24 hr trend......Unchanged valleys and 5 percent drier
                    mountains.
* 20-foot winds.......
*     Valleys/Lwr Slopes...Upslope/upvalley 2 to 5 mph.
*     Ridges/Upr Slopes....Variable 2 to 5 mph.
* Haines Index...2 very low.
* Mixing Height...5000 ft AGL.
* Transport Winds...South 3 to 7 mph in the morning shifting to the
  west in the afternoon.
* CWR (> 0.10 IN)...0 percent.

.TUESDAY NIGHT...
* Sky/Weather...Partly cloudy.
* LAL....1.
* Min Temperature...43-49.
* Max Humidity...81-100 percent valleys and 80-90 percent
  mountains.
* Humidity Recovery...Excellent.
* 20-foot winds.......
*     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...South 3 to 7 mph in the evening shifting to the
  northeast overnight.
* CWR (> 0.10 IN)...0 percent.

.WEDNESDAY...
* Sky/Weather...Sunny.
* LAL....1.
* Max Temperature...73-78 valleys and 65-74 mountains.
* Min Humidity...35-45 percent.
* 20-foot winds.......
*     Valleys/Lwr Slopes...Upslope/upvalley 2 to 5 mph.
*     Ridges/Upr Slopes....Variable 2 to 5 mph.
* Haines Index...2 very low.
* Mixing Height...5000 ft AGL.
* Transport Winds...Northeast 3 to 7 mph.
* CWR (> 0.10 IN)...0 percent.


.Forecast Days 3 Through 7......
.THURSDAY...Clear. Lows 44 to 51. Highs 75 to 80 valleys...68 to
76 mountains. East wind 3 to 7 mph.
.FRIDAY...Mostly clear. Slight chance of rain showers. Lows 44 to
51. Highs 74 to 79 valleys...66 to 75 mountains. Southeast wind
3 to 7 mph.
.SATURDAY...Cooler. Mostly cloudy with chance of rain showers.
Lows 45 to 50. Highs 64 to 69 valleys...54 to 63 mountains.
Southwest wind 3 to 7 mph.
.SUNDAY...Mostly cloudy. Chance of rain showers. Lows 38 to 43.
Highs 62 to 67 valleys...52 to 62 mountains.
.MONDAY...Mostly cloudy. Slight chance of rain showers. Lows
37 to 42. Highs 60 to 65 valleys...51 to 61 mountains.

.8 to 14 Day Outlook for OCT 03 - 09 2017

Below Normal Temperatures and Above Normal Precipitation.


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WAZ673-674-261400-
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, and Pullman
248 PM PDT Mon Sep 25 2017

.Tonight...
* Sky/Weather...Mostly cloudy then becoming partly cloudy.
* LAL....1.
* Min Temperature...46-51.
   24 hr trend......Unchanged.
* Max Humidity...80-90 percent.
   24 hr trend......10 percent wetter.
* Humidity Recovery...Good.
* 20-foot winds.......Variable 2 to 5 mph.
* Haines Index...2 very low.
* Mixing Height...Near surface.
* Transport Winds...Southwest 3 to 7 mph in the evening shifting to
  the east overnight.
* CWR (> 0.10 IN)...0 percent.

.TUESDAY...
* Sky/Weather...Mostly sunny.
* LAL....1.
* Max Temperature...70-76.
   24 hr trend......4 degrees warmer.
* Min Humidity...30-40 percent.
   24 hr trend......5 percent drier.
* 20-foot winds.......Variable 2 to 5 mph.
* Haines Index...2 very low.
* Mixing Height...5000 ft AGL.
* Transport Winds...South 3 to 7 mph.
* CWR (> 0.10 IN)...0 percent.

.TUESDAY NIGHT...
* Sky/Weather...Mostly clear.
* LAL....1.
* Min Temperature...47-52.
* Max Humidity...75-90 percent.
* Humidity Recovery...Good.
* 20-foot winds.......Variable 2 to 5 mph.
* Haines Index...2 very low.
* Mixing Height...Near surface.
* Transport Winds...East 3 to 7 mph.
* CWR (> 0.10 IN)...0 percent.

.WEDNESDAY...
* Sky/Weather...Sunny.
* LAL....1.
* Max Temperature...75-80.
* Min Humidity...25-35 percent.
* 20-foot winds.......Northeast 5 to 6 mph.
* Haines Index...2 very low.
* Mixing Height...5000 ft AGL.
* Transport Winds...Northeast 3 to 7 mph.
* CWR (> 0.10 IN)...0 percent.


.Forecast Days 3 Through 7......
.THURSDAY...Clear. Lows 48 to 53. Highs 77 to 82. East wind 3 to
7 mph.
.FRIDAY...Mostly clear. Lows 47 to 53. Highs 76 to 81. Southeast
wind 3 to 7 mph.
.SATURDAY...Partly cloudy. Slight chance of rain showers. Lows
49 to 54. Highs 66 to 74. Southwest wind 8 to 12 mph.
.SUNDAY...Partly cloudy. Lows 43 to 48. Highs 65 to 71.
.MONDAY...Partly cloudy. Slight chance of rain showers. Lows
40 to 46. Highs 64 to 71.

.8 to 14 Day Outlook for OCT 03 - 09 2017

Below Normal Temperatures and Above Normal Precipitation.


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