Routine Fire Wx Fcst (With/Without 6-10 Day Outlook)
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FIRE WEATHER PLANNING FORECAST FOR WESTERN WASHINGTON
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE SEATTLE WA
320 AM PST WED DEC 24 2014

CURRENT WARNINGS/WATCHES...NONE.

.DISCUSSION....A LOW PRESSURE SYSTEM WILL MOVE ACROSS THE REGION
THIS MORNING. AN UPPER RIDGE OFFSHORE WILL PROVIDE THE AREA WITH
STRONG NORTHERLY FLOW ALOFT THROUGH CHRISTMAS DAY. DISTURBANCES
EMBEDDED IN THIS FLOW MAY TRIGGER A FEW SHOWERS. ANOTHER FRONT
ARRIVES ON SATURDAY.

 FORECAST FOR 20 FOOT WIND SPEED (VALLEYS AND RIDGE TOPS) ARE 10
 MINUTE AVERAGES REFLECTING RAWS WINDS.

WAZ649>651-250015-
WESTERN WASHINGTON FIRE WEATHER ZONES 649-650-651
AREA 1...COASTAL LOWLANDS-
320 AM PST WED DEC 24 2014

.TODAY...
* SKY/WEATHER..........MOSTLY CLOUDY. RAIN IN THE MORNING...THEN
  CHANCE OF RAIN SHOWERS IN THE AFTERNOON.
* CHANCE OF PRECIP.....80%.
* MAX TEMPERATURE......37-47.
* MIN HUMIDITY.........81-96 PERCENT.
* 20-FOOT WINDS........
*  VALLEYS/LWR SLOPES..NORTHWEST WINDS 5 TO 8 MPH.
*  RIDGES/UPR SLOPES...NORTHWEST WINDS 5 TO 8 MPH.
* MIXING HEIGHT........3500-3800 FT AGL.
* TRANSPORT WINDS......NORTHWEST AROUND 25 MPH.

.TONIGHT...
* SKY/WEATHER..........MOSTLY CLOUDY. CHANCE OF RAIN SHOWERS.
* CHANCE OF PRECIP.....50%.
* MIN TEMPERATURE......31-41.
* MAX HUMIDITY.........84-99 PERCENT...EXCEPT 100 PERCENT RIDGES.
* 20-FOOT WINDS........
*  VALLEYS/LWR SLOPES..NORTHWEST WINDS 6 TO 9 MPH.
*  RIDGES/UPR SLOPES...NORTHWEST WINDS 6 TO 9 MPH.
* MIXING HEIGHT........3500 FT AGL.
* TRANSPORT WINDS......NORTHWEST 25 TO 30 MPH.

.CHRISTMAS DAY...
* SKY/WEATHER..........PARTLY SUNNY. CHANCE OF RAIN SHOWERS.
* CHANCE OF PRECIP.....50%.
* MAX TEMPERATURE......38-48.
* MIN HUMIDITY.........78-93 PERCENT.
* 20-FOOT WINDS........
*  VALLEYS/LWR SLOPES..WEST WINDS 3 TO 5 MPH.
*  RIDGES/UPR SLOPES...WEST WINDS 3 TO 5 MPH.
* MIXING HEIGHT........3700-3900 FT AGL.
* TRANSPORT WINDS......NORTHWEST 15 TO 20 MPH.

.FRIDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH A CHANCE OF SHOWERS. LOWS IN THE MID
40S. HIGHS 37 TO 47. EAST WINDS AROUND 4 MPH.
.SATURDAY THROUGH SUNDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH A CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
LOWS 34 TO 44. HIGHS IN THE MID 40S. NORTHEAST WINDS 4 TO 7 MPH.
.MONDAY THROUGH TUESDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS 29 TO 39. HIGHS IN THE
MID 40S.

.8 TO 14 DAY OUTLOOK FOR DEC 31, 2014 - JAN 06, 2015
BELOW NORMAL TEMPERATURES AND BELOW NORMAL PRECIPITATION.

$$

WAZ652-250015-
WESTERN WASHINGTON FIRE WEATHER ZONE 652
AREA 2...OLYMPIC NATIONAL PARK-OLYMPIC NATIONAL FOREST-WEST PORTION-
320 AM PST WED DEC 24 2014

.TODAY...
* SKY/WEATHER..........MOSTLY CLOUDY. SNOW AND RAIN IN THE
  MORNING...THEN SCATTERED SNOW SHOWERS AND RAIN SHOWERS IN THE
  AFTERNOON.
* CHANCE OF PRECIP.....80%.
* MAX TEMPERATURE......27-37.
* MIN HUMIDITY.........84-99 PERCENT.
* 20-FOOT WINDS........
*  VALLEYS/LWR SLOPES..WEST WINDS 4 TO 7 MPH.
*  RIDGES/UPR SLOPES...WEST WINDS 4 TO 7 MPH.
* SNOW LEVEL...........2000 FEET.
* MIXING HEIGHT........2800-3400 FT AGL.
* TRANSPORT WINDS......NORTHWEST AROUND 20 MPH.

.TONIGHT...
* SKY/WEATHER..........MOSTLY CLOUDY. CHANCE OF SNOW SHOWERS AND
  RAIN SHOWERS.
* CHANCE OF PRECIP.....50%.
* MIN TEMPERATURE......20-30.
* MAX HUMIDITY.........88-100 PERCENT.
* 20-FOOT WINDS........
*  VALLEYS/LWR SLOPES..NORTHWEST WINDS 6 TO 9 MPH.
*  RIDGES/UPR SLOPES...NORTHWEST WINDS 6 TO 9 MPH.
* SNOW LEVEL...........2000 FEET.
* MIXING HEIGHT........3300-3400 FT AGL.
* TRANSPORT WINDS......NORTHWEST 20 TO 25 MPH.

.CHRISTMAS DAY...
* SKY/WEATHER..........MOSTLY CLOUDY. CHANCE OF SNOW SHOWERS AND
  RAIN SHOWERS THROUGH THE DAY.
* CHANCE OF PRECIP.....40%.
* MAX TEMPERATURE......27-37.
* MIN HUMIDITY.........81-96 PERCENT.
* 20-FOOT WINDS........
*  VALLEYS/LWR SLOPES..NORTHWEST WINDS 3 TO 5 MPH.
*  RIDGES/UPR SLOPES...NORTHWEST WINDS 3 TO 6 MPH.
* SNOW LEVEL...........2000 FEET.
* MIXING HEIGHT........3300-3700 FT AGL.
* TRANSPORT WINDS......NORTHWEST 10 TO 15 MPH.

.FRIDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH A CHANCE OF SHOWERS. SNOW LEVEL
2500 FEET. LOWS 29 TO 39. HIGHS 31 TO 41. SOUTHEAST WINDS AROUND
3 MPH.
.SATURDAY THROUGH SUNDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH A CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
SNOW LEVEL 2500 FEET. LOWS 27 TO 37. HIGHS 30 TO 40. NORTHEAST WINDS
5 TO 11 MPH.
.MONDAY THROUGH TUESDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. SNOW LEVEL 2000 FEET. LOWS
26 TO 36. HIGHS 32 TO 42.

.8 TO 14 DAY OUTLOOK FOR DEC 31, 2014 - JAN 06, 2015
BELOW NORMAL TEMPERATURES AND BELOW NORMAL PRECIPITATION.

$$

WAZ661-250015-
WESTERN WASHINGTON FIRE WEATHER ZONE 661
AREA 2...OLYMPIC NATIONAL PARK-OLYMPIC NATIONAL FOREST-EAST PORTION-
320 AM PST WED DEC 24 2014

.TODAY...
* SKY/WEATHER..........MOSTLY CLOUDY. SNOW AND RAIN IN THE
  MORNING...THEN SCATTERED SNOW SHOWERS AND RAIN SHOWERS IN THE
  AFTERNOON.
* CHANCE OF PRECIP.....80%.
* MAX TEMPERATURE......28-38.
* MIN HUMIDITY.........79-94 PERCENT.
* 20-FOOT WINDS........
*  VALLEYS/LWR SLOPES..WEST WINDS 5 TO 8 MPH.
*  RIDGES/UPR SLOPES...NORTHWEST WINDS 6 TO 9 MPH.
* SNOW LEVEL...........2500 FEET.
* MIXING HEIGHT........2900-3400 FT AGL.
* TRANSPORT WINDS......NORTHWEST AROUND 20 MPH.

.TONIGHT...
* SKY/WEATHER..........MOSTLY CLOUDY. CHANCE OF RAIN SHOWERS AND
  SNOW SHOWERS THROUGH THE NIGHT.
* CHANCE OF PRECIP.....50%.
* MIN TEMPERATURE......23-33...EXCEPT 18-28 RIDGES.
* MAX HUMIDITY.........80-95 PERCENT...EXCEPT 98 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...........2500 FEET.
* MIXING HEIGHT........2600-2800 FT AGL.
* TRANSPORT WINDS......NORTHWEST 15 TO 20 MPH.

.CHRISTMAS DAY...
* SKY/WEATHER..........MOSTLY CLOUDY. CHANCE OF SNOW SHOWERS.
* CHANCE OF PRECIP.....40%.
* MAX TEMPERATURE......30-40...EXCEPT 25-35 RIDGES.
* MIN HUMIDITY.........78-93 PERCENT...EXCEPT 84-99 PERCENT RIDGES.
* 20-FOOT WINDS........
*  VALLEYS/LWR SLOPES..WEST WINDS 4 TO 7 MPH.
*  RIDGES/UPR SLOPES...NORTHWEST WINDS 4 TO 7 MPH.
* SNOW LEVEL...........1500 FEET.
* MIXING HEIGHT........2800-2900 FT AGL.
* TRANSPORT WINDS......NORTHWEST AROUND 10 MPH.

.FRIDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH A CHANCE OF SHOWERS. SNOW LEVEL
2000 FEET. LOWS 27 TO 37. HIGHS 29 TO 39. LIGHT WINDS.
.SATURDAY THROUGH SUNDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH A CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
SNOW LEVEL 2500 FEET. LOWS 26 TO 36. HIGHS 29 TO 39. NORTH WINDS
6 TO 10 MPH.
.MONDAY THROUGH TUESDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. SNOW LEVEL 2000 FEET. LOWS
25 TO 35. HIGHS 30 TO 40.

.8 TO 14 DAY OUTLOOK FOR DEC 31, 2014 - JAN 06, 2015
BELOW NORMAL TEMPERATURES AND BELOW NORMAL PRECIPITATION.

$$

WAZ653-250015-
WESTERN WASHINGTON FIRE WEATHER ZONE 653
AREA 3...NORTH PUGET SOUND LOWLANDS-WHIDBEY ISLAND-SAN JUAN ISLANDS-
320 AM PST WED DEC 24 2014

.TODAY...
* SKY/WEATHER..........MOSTLY CLOUDY. RAIN IN THE MORNING...THEN
  CHANCE OF RAIN SHOWERS IN THE AFTERNOON.
* CHANCE OF PRECIP.....80%.
* MAX TEMPERATURE......37-47.
* MIN HUMIDITY.........75-90 PERCENT.
* 20-FOOT WINDS........WEST WINDS 5 TO 8 MPH.
* MIXING HEIGHT........2900-3600 FT AGL.
* TRANSPORT WINDS......WEST 15 TO 20 MPH.

.TONIGHT...
* SKY/WEATHER..........MOSTLY CLOUDY. CHANCE OF RAIN SHOWERS.
* CHANCE OF PRECIP.....50%.
* MIN TEMPERATURE......30-40.
* MAX HUMIDITY.........78-93 PERCENT.
* 20-FOOT WINDS........WEST WINDS 7 TO 10 MPH.
* MIXING HEIGHT........3200-3300 FT AGL.
* TRANSPORT WINDS......NORTHWEST AROUND 15 MPH.

.CHRISTMAS DAY...
* SKY/WEATHER..........PARTLY SUNNY. SLIGHT CHANCE OF RAIN SHOWERS.
* CHANCE OF PRECIP.....20%.
* MAX TEMPERATURE......37-47.
* MIN HUMIDITY.........69-84 PERCENT.
* 20-FOOT WINDS........WEST WINDS 4 TO 7 MPH.
* MIXING HEIGHT........3200-3300 FT AGL.
* TRANSPORT WINDS......NORTHWEST AROUND 10 MPH.

.FRIDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH A CHANCE OF SHOWERS. LOWS 32 TO 42.
HIGHS IN THE MID 40S. SOUTHEAST WINDS AROUND 4 MPH.
.SATURDAY THROUGH SUNDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH A CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
LOWS 33 TO 43. HIGHS IN THE MID 40S. NORTH WINDS 6 TO 12 MPH.
.MONDAY THROUGH TUESDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS 30 TO 40. HIGHS IN THE
LOWER 40S.

.8 TO 14 DAY OUTLOOK FOR DEC 31, 2014 - JAN 06, 2015
BELOW NORMAL TEMPERATURES AND BELOW NORMAL PRECIPITATION.

$$

WAZ654>657-250015-
WESTERN WASHINGTON FIRE WEATHER ZONES 654-655-656-657
AREA 4...INTERIOR LOWLANDS-
320 AM PST WED DEC 24 2014

.TODAY...
* SKY/WEATHER..........MOSTLY CLOUDY. RAIN IN THE MORNING...THEN
  CHANCE OF RAIN SHOWERS IN THE AFTERNOON.
* CHANCE OF PRECIP.....80%.
* MAX TEMPERATURE......35-45.
* MIN HUMIDITY.........75-90 PERCENT.
* 20-FOOT WINDS........WEST WINDS 4 TO 7 MPH.
* MIXING HEIGHT........2400-3200 FT AGL.
* TRANSPORT WINDS......WEST AROUND 15 MPH.

.TONIGHT...
* SKY/WEATHER..........MOSTLY CLOUDY. CHANCE OF RAIN SHOWERS AND
  SNOW SHOWERS THROUGH THE NIGHT.
* CHANCE OF PRECIP.....50%.
* MIN TEMPERATURE......30-40.
* MAX HUMIDITY.........76-91 PERCENT.
* 20-FOOT WINDS........WEST WINDS 4 TO 7 MPH.
* MIXING HEIGHT........2700-2900 FT AGL.
* TRANSPORT WINDS......WEST AROUND 15 MPH.

.CHRISTMAS DAY...
* SKY/WEATHER..........MOSTLY CLOUDY. CHANCE OF RAIN SHOWERS AND
  SNOW SHOWERS.
* CHANCE OF PRECIP.....40%.
* MAX TEMPERATURE......36-46.
* MIN HUMIDITY.........67-82 PERCENT.
* 20-FOOT WINDS........WEST WINDS 3 TO 5 MPH.
* MIXING HEIGHT........3000-3400 FT AGL.
* TRANSPORT WINDS......WEST 10 TO 15 MPH.

.FRIDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH A CHANCE OF SHOWERS. LOWS 30 TO 40.
HIGHS 38 TO 48. SOUTHEAST WINDS AROUND 4 MPH.
.SATURDAY THROUGH SUNDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH A CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
LOWS IN THE MID 30S. HIGHS 38 TO 48. NORTHEAST WINDS 4 TO 7 MPH.
.MONDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE LOWER 30S. HIGHS IN THE LOWER
40S.
.TUESDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS 25 TO 35. HIGHS AROUND 40.

.8 TO 14 DAY OUTLOOK FOR DEC 31, 2014 - JAN 06, 2015
BELOW NORMAL TEMPERATURES AND BELOW NORMAL PRECIPITATION.

$$

WAZ658-659-250015-
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-
320 AM PST WED DEC 24 2014

...WINTER WEATHER ADVISORY IN EFFECT UNTIL 10 AM PST THIS MORNING...

.TODAY...
* SKY/WEATHER..........CLOUDY. RAIN AND SNOW SHOWERS THROUGH THE
  DAY.
* CHANCE OF PRECIP.....100%.
* MAX TEMPERATURE......27-37.
* MIN HUMIDITY.........75-90 PERCENT.
* 20-FOOT WINDS........
*  VALLEYS/LWR SLOPES..WEST WINDS 4 TO 7 MPH.
*  RIDGES/UPR SLOPES...WEST WINDS 5 TO 8 MPH.
* SNOW LEVEL...........2000 FEET.
* MIXING HEIGHT........2000-2900 FT AGL.
* TRANSPORT WINDS......NORTHWEST 15 TO 20 MPH.

.TONIGHT...
* SKY/WEATHER..........MOSTLY CLOUDY. CHANCE OF SNOW SHOWERS.
* CHANCE OF PRECIP.....50%.
* MIN TEMPERATURE......22-32.
* MAX HUMIDITY.........77-92 PERCENT.
* 20-FOOT WINDS........
*  VALLEYS/LWR SLOPES..WEST WINDS 4 TO 7 MPH.
*  RIDGES/UPR SLOPES...WEST WINDS 6 TO 9 MPH.
* SNOW LEVEL...........1500 FEET.
* MIXING HEIGHT........2500 FT AGL.
* TRANSPORT WINDS......NORTHWEST AROUND 20 MPH.

.CHRISTMAS DAY...
* SKY/WEATHER..........MOSTLY CLOUDY. CHANCE OF SNOW SHOWERS.
* CHANCE OF PRECIP.....50%.
* MAX TEMPERATURE......30-40...EXCEPT 25-35 RIDGES.
* MIN HUMIDITY.........73-88 PERCENT.
* 20-FOOT WINDS........
*  VALLEYS/LWR SLOPES..SOUTHWEST WINDS 3 TO 5 MPH.
*  RIDGES/UPR SLOPES...WEST WINDS 4 TO 7 MPH.
* SNOW LEVEL...........1500 FEET.
* MIXING HEIGHT........2800-3100 FT AGL.
* TRANSPORT WINDS......NORTHWEST AROUND 15 MPH.

.FRIDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH A CHANCE OF SHOWERS. SNOW LEVEL
1500 FEET. LOWS 24 TO 34. HIGHS 30 TO 40. SOUTH WINDS AROUND 3 MPH.
.SATURDAY THROUGH SUNDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH A CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
SNOW LEVEL 2000 FEET. LOWS 26 TO 36. HIGHS 30 TO 40. NORTH WINDS
4 TO 7 MPH.
.MONDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. SNOW LEVEL 1000 FEET. LOWS 24 TO 34. HIGHS
31 TO 41.
.TUESDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. SNOW LEVEL 1500 FEET. LOWS 21 TO 31. HIGHS
29 TO 39.

.8 TO 14 DAY OUTLOOK FOR DEC 31, 2014 - JAN 06, 2015
BELOW NORMAL TEMPERATURES AND BELOW NORMAL PRECIPITATION.

$$

WAZ662-250015-
WESTERN WASHINGTON FIRE WEATHER ZONE 662
AREA 6...NORTH CASCADES NATIONAL PARK-LAKE CHELAN NATIONAL
RECREATIONAL AREA-
320 AM PST WED DEC 24 2014

.TODAY...
* SKY/WEATHER..........MOSTLY CLOUDY. CHANCE OF SNOW IN THE
  MORNING...THEN ISOLATED SNOW SHOWERS IN THE AFTERNOON.
* CHANCE OF PRECIP.....40%.
* MAX TEMPERATURE......33-43...EXCEPT 25-35 RIDGES.
* MIN HUMIDITY.........55-70 PERCENT...EXCEPT 70-85 PERCENT RIDGES.
* 20-FOOT WINDS........
*  VALLEYS/LWR SLOPES..NORTHWEST WINDS 9 TO 12 MPH.
*  RIDGES/UPR SLOPES...NORTHWEST WINDS 10 TO 13 MPH.
* SNOW LEVEL...........2000 FEET.
* MIXING HEIGHT........2100-2800 FT AGL.
* TRANSPORT WINDS......WEST 15 TO 20 MPH.

.TONIGHT...
* SKY/WEATHER..........MOSTLY CLOUDY. CHANCE OF SNOW SHOWERS
  THROUGH THE NIGHT.
* CHANCE OF PRECIP.....30%.
* MIN TEMPERATURE......23-33...EXCEPT 17-27 RIDGES.
* MAX HUMIDITY.........64-79 PERCENT...EXCEPT 80-95 PERCENT RIDGES.
* 20-FOOT WINDS........
*  VALLEYS/LWR SLOPES..NORTHWEST WINDS 7 TO 10 MPH.
*  RIDGES/UPR SLOPES...NORTHWEST WINDS 8 TO 11 MPH.
* SNOW LEVEL...........2000 FEET.
* MIXING HEIGHT........2300-2600 FT AGL.
* TRANSPORT WINDS......NORTHWEST 15 TO 20 MPH.

.CHRISTMAS DAY...
* SKY/WEATHER..........MOSTLY CLOUDY. SLIGHT CHANCE OF SNOW SHOWERS
  IN THE MORNING.
* CHANCE OF PRECIP.....10%.
* MAX TEMPERATURE......28-38...EXCEPT 22-32 RIDGES.
* MIN HUMIDITY.........54-69 PERCENT...EXCEPT 65-80 PERCENT RIDGES.
* 20-FOOT WINDS........
*  VALLEYS/LWR SLOPES..WEST WINDS 6 TO 9 MPH.
*  RIDGES/UPR SLOPES...WEST WINDS 7 TO 10 MPH.
* SNOW LEVEL...........500 FEET.
* MIXING HEIGHT........2100-2400 FT AGL.
* TRANSPORT WINDS......WEST AROUND 10 MPH.

.FRIDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. CHANCE OF SNOW SHOWERS. SNOW LEVEL
500 FEET. LOWS 15 TO 25. HIGHS 27 TO 37. NORTHWEST WINDS AROUND
7 MPH.
.SATURDAY...SNOW SHOWERS LIKELY. SNOW LEVEL 1500 FEET. LOWS 25 TO
35 VALLEYS...18 TO 28 RIDGES. HIGHS 26 TO 36. WEST WINDS AROUND
10 MPH.
.SUNDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. CHANCE OF SNOW SHOWERS. SNOW LEVEL
2000 FEET. LOWS 20 TO 30. HIGHS 24 TO 34. NORTHEAST WINDS AROUND
13 MPH.
.MONDAY THROUGH TUESDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. SNOW LEVEL 1000 FEET. LOWS
13 TO 23. HIGHS 25 TO 35.

.8 TO 14 DAY OUTLOOK FOR DEC 31, 2014 - JAN 06, 2015
BELOW NORMAL TEMPERATURES AND BELOW NORMAL PRECIPITATION.

$$

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