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 Fri Jul 21 2017

...BREEZY WINDS LATE SUNDAY AFTERNOON INTO SUNDAY NIGHT...

.DISCUSSION...

A warm front will produce mid to high level clouds over the
northern districts tonight into early Saturday. A few showers will
be possible over the east slopes of the northern Cascades, but
little to no rain accumulation is expected. Temperatures will
warm back above average for the weekend followed by a cold front
passage Sunday night. Westerly winds will increase Sunday
afternoon ahead of the front with winds shifting northerly behind
the front Sunday night. Thunderstorms are possible Saturday in the
north Cascades and then Monday through Thursday across some of
the mountains (tho confidence is low).

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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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WAZ676-677-221345-
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 Fri Jul 21 2017

.Tonight...
* Sky/Weather...Increasing clouds.
* LAL....1.
* Min Temperature...59-68.
   24 hr trend......10 degrees warmer.
* Max Humidity...50-65 percent.
   24 hr trend......15 percent drier.
* Humidity Recovery...Fair.
* 20-foot winds.......West 4 to 8 mph.
* Haines Index...2 very low.
* Mixing Height...Near surface.
* Transport Winds...West 5 to 10 mph.
* CWR (> 0.10 IN)...0 percent.

.SATURDAY...
* Sky/Weather...Mostly sunny.
* LAL....1.
* Max Temperature...85-95.
   24 hr trend......7 degrees warmer.
* Min Humidity...25-35 percent.
   24 hr trend......5 percent wetter.
* 20-foot winds.......Northwest 3 to 7 mph in the morning becoming
  variable 2 to 5 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)...0 percent.

.SATURDAY NIGHT...
* Sky/Weather...Mostly clear.
* LAL....1.
* Min Temperature...61-69.
* Max Humidity...60-75 percent.
* Humidity Recovery...Fair.
* 20-foot winds.......West 5 to 9 mph with gusts to around 20 mph.
* Haines Index...3 very low.
* Mixing Height...Near surface.
* Transport Winds...West 8 to 12 mph.
* CWR (> 0.10 IN)...0 percent.

.SUNDAY...
* Sky/Weather...Sunny.
* LAL....1.
* Max Temperature...84-94.
* Min Humidity...19-29 percent.
* 20-foot winds.......Northwest 5 to 7 mph with gusts up to 20
  mph.
* Haines Index...4 low.
* Mixing Height...7000 ft AGL.
* Transport Winds...Northwest 8 to 12 mph.
* CWR (> 0.10 IN)...0 percent.


.Forecast Days 3 Through 7......
.MONDAY THROUGH TUESDAY...Mostly clear. Lows 57 to 67. Highs
85 to 95. West wind 7 to 10 mph.
.WEDNESDAY...Mostly clear. Lows 57 to 66. Highs 79 to 89. West
wind 8 to 12 mph.
.THURSDAY THROUGH FRIDAY...Mostly clear. Lows 54 to 63. Highs
78 to 88.

.8 to 14 Day Outlook for JUL 29 - AUG 04, 2017

Above Normal Temperatures and Below Normal Precipitation.


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WAZ680-682-221345-
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 Fri Jul 21 2017

.Tonight...
* Sky/Weather...Mostly cloudy.
* LAL....1.
* Min Temperature...53-60.
   24 hr trend......9 degrees warmer.
* Max Humidity...61-80 percent.
   24 hr trend......20 percent drier.
* Humidity Recovery...Good.
* 20-foot winds.......
*     Valleys/Lwr Slopes...West 5 to 6 mph.
*     Ridges/Upr Slopes....West 5 to 8 mph.
* Haines Index...2 very low.
* Mixing Height...Near surface.
* Transport Winds...West 5 to 10 mph.
* CWR (> 0.10 IN)...0 percent.

.SATURDAY...
* Sky/Weather...Mostly cloudy in the morning...then clouds
  decreasing in the afternoon. Slight chance of rain in the
  morning.
* LAL....1.
* Max Temperature...83-91 valleys and 73-83 mountains.
   24 hr trend......7 degrees warmer.
* Min Humidity...25-40 percent valleys and 35-50 percent mountains.
   24 hr trend......15 percent wetter.
* 20-foot winds.......
*     Valleys/Lwr Slopes...West 3 to 7 mph.
*     Ridges/Upr Slopes....West 3 to 7 mph.
* Haines Index...2 very low.
* Mixing Height...5500 ft AGL.
* Transport Winds...West 3 to 7 mph.
* CWR (> 0.10 IN)...0 percent.

.SATURDAY NIGHT...
* Sky/Weather...Partly cloudy.
* LAL....1.
* Min Temperature...54-62.
* Max Humidity...71-90 percent.
* Humidity Recovery...Good.
* 20-foot winds.......
*     Valleys/Lwr Slopes...Northwest 5 to 7 mph.
*     Ridges/Upr Slopes....West 5 to 7 mph.
* Haines Index...3 very low.
* Mixing Height...Near surface.
* Transport Winds...West 8 to 12 mph.
* CWR (> 0.10 IN)...0 percent.

.SUNDAY...
* Sky/Weather...Mostly sunny.
* LAL....1.
* Max Temperature...81-90 valleys and 72-82 mountains.
* Min Humidity...22-30 percent valleys and 25-40 percent mountains.
* 20-foot winds.......
*     Valleys/Lwr Slopes...Northwest 4 to 8 mph.
*     Ridges/Upr Slopes....Northwest 4 to 8 mph. Gusts up to 20
      mph in the afternoon.
* Haines Index...4 low.
* Mixing Height...6000 ft AGL.
* Transport Winds...Northwest 8 to 12 mph.
* CWR (> 0.10 IN)...0 percent.


.Forecast Days 3 Through 7......
.MONDAY THROUGH TUESDAY...Mostly clear. Lows 52 to 62. Highs
83 to 93 valleys...75 to 85 mountains. West wind 3 to 7 mph.
.WEDNESDAY...Partly cloudy. Lows 50 to 59. Highs 76 to
86 valleys...68 to 78 mountains. Northwest wind 3 to 7 mph.
.THURSDAY THROUGH FRIDAY...Mostly clear. Lows 48 to 56. Highs
76 to 86 valleys...68 to 78 mountains.

.8 to 14 Day Outlook for JUL 29 - AUG 04, 2017

Above Normal Temperatures and Below Normal Precipitation.


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WAZ684-221345-
East Washington Okanogan/Methow Valleys (Zone 684)-
Including the cities of Methow River Valley, Okanogan Valley,
and Nespelem
248 PM PDT Fri Jul 21 2017

.Tonight...
* Sky/Weather...Mostly cloudy.
* LAL....1.
* Min Temperature...61-68.
   24 hr trend......11 degrees warmer.
* Max Humidity...40-55 percent.
   24 hr trend......15 percent drier.
* Humidity Recovery...Poor.
* 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 northwest overnight.
* CWR (> 0.10 IN)...0 percent.

.SATURDAY...
* Sky/Weather...Mostly cloudy in the morning...then clouds
  decreasing in the afternoon.
* LAL....1.
* Max Temperature...87-94.
   24 hr trend......7 degrees warmer.
* Min Humidity...19-29 percent.
   24 hr trend......7 percent wetter.
* 20-foot winds.......Variable 2 to 5 mph in the morning becoming
  south 3 to 7 mph in the afternoon.
* Haines Index...2 very low.
* Mixing Height...7000 ft AGL.
* Transport Winds...Northwest 1 to 2 mph in the morning shifting to
  the southwest in the afternoon.
* CWR (> 0.10 IN)...0 percent.

.SATURDAY NIGHT...
* Sky/Weather...Partly cloudy then becoming clear.
* LAL....1.
* Min Temperature...63-70.
* Max Humidity...50-65 percent.
* Humidity Recovery...Fair.
* 20-foot winds.......Southwest 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...Southwest 5 to 10 mph.
* CWR (> 0.10 IN)...0 percent.

.SUNDAY...
* Sky/Weather...Sunny.
* LAL....1.
* Max Temperature...87-95.
* Min Humidity...11-21 percent.
* 20-foot winds.......Northwest 4 to 8 mph.
* Haines Index...4 low.
* Mixing Height...7500 ft AGL.
* Transport Winds...Northwest 8 to 12 mph.
* CWR (> 0.10 IN)...0 percent.


.Forecast Days 3 Through 7......
.MONDAY THROUGH TUESDAY...Mostly clear. Lows 58 to 67. Highs
86 to 95. Southeast wind 7 to 10 mph.
.WEDNESDAY...Partly cloudy. Lows 59 to 66. Highs 84 to 91. West
wind 3 to 7 mph.
.THURSDAY THROUGH FRIDAY...Mostly clear. Lows 55 to 63. Highs
81 to 91.

.8 to 14 Day Outlook for JUL 29 - AUG 04, 2017

Above Normal Temperatures and Below Normal Precipitation.


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WAZ685-687-221345-
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 Fri Jul 21 2017

.Tonight...
* Sky/Weather...Mostly cloudy. Slight chance of rain.
* LAL....1.
* Min Temperature...55-62.
   24 hr trend......12 degrees warmer.
* Max Humidity...50-65 percent.
   24 hr trend......10 percent drier valleys and 15 percent drier
                    mountains.
* Humidity Recovery...Fair.
* 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...West 3 to 7 mph.
* CWR (> 0.10 IN)...0 percent.

.SATURDAY...
* Sky/Weather...Mostly cloudy in the morning...then clouds
  decreasing in the afternoon. Slight chance of showers and
  thunderstorms in the afternoon.
* LAL....2.
* Max Temperature...87-92 valleys and 76-86 mountains.
   24 hr trend......6 degrees warmer.
* Min Humidity...19-29 percent valleys and 27-40 percent mountains.
   24 hr trend......10 percent wetter.
* 20-foot winds.......
*     Valleys/Lwr Slopes...Upslope/upvalley 2 to 5 mph in the morning
      becoming south 3 to 7 mph in the afternoon.
*     Ridges/Upr Slopes....Variable 2 to 5 mph in the morning becoming
      southwest 3 to 7 mph in the afternoon.
* Haines Index...2 very low.
* Mixing Height...6500 ft AGL.
* Transport Winds...West 3 to 7 mph.
* CWR (> 0.10 IN)...0 percent.

.SATURDAY NIGHT...
* Sky/Weather...Partly cloudy. Slight chance of showers and
  thunderstorms in the evening.
* LAL....2.
* Min Temperature...57-66.
* Max Humidity...61-80 percent valleys and 55-70 percent mountains.
* Humidity Recovery...Fair.
* 20-foot winds.......
*     Valleys/Lwr Slopes...Southwest 3 to 7 mph in the evening becoming
      downslope/downvalley 2 to 5 mph overnight.
*     Ridges/Upr Slopes....West 5 to 6 mph.
* Haines Index...2 very low.
* Mixing Height...Near surface.
* Transport Winds...Southwest 5 to 10 mph.
* CWR (> 0.10 IN)...0 percent.

.SUNDAY...
* Sky/Weather...Sunny.
* LAL....1.
* Max Temperature...88-93 valleys and 77-87 mountains.
* Min Humidity...17-27 percent.
* 20-foot winds.......
*     Valleys/Lwr Slopes...Upslope/upvalley 2 to 5 mph in the morning
      becoming west 3 to 7 mph in the afternoon.
*     Ridges/Upr Slopes....Northwest 4 to 8 mph.
* Haines Index...3 very low.
* Mixing Height...8000 ft AGL.
* Transport Winds...Northwest 5 to 10 mph.
* CWR (> 0.10 IN)...0 percent.


.Forecast Days 3 Through 7......
.MONDAY THROUGH TUESDAY...Mostly clear. Lows 52 to 62. Highs
87 to 94 valleys...78 to 88 mountains. South wind 7 to 10 mph.
.WEDNESDAY...Partly cloudy. Slight chance of showers and
thunderstorms. Lows 54 to 62. Highs 85 to 90 valleys...74 to
84 mountains. West wind 3 to 7 mph.
.THURSDAY...Partly cloudy. Slight chance of showers and
thunderstorms. Lows 51 to 59. Highs 82 to 87 valleys...71 to
81 mountains.
.FRIDAY...Mostly clear. Lows 50 to 58. Highs 84 to 89 valleys...
73 to 83 mountains.

.8 to 14 Day Outlook for JUL 29 - AUG 04, 2017

Above Normal Temperatures and Below Normal Precipitation.


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IDZ101-WAZ686-221345-
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 Fri Jul 21 2017

.Tonight...
* Sky/Weather...Partly cloudy.
* LAL....1.
* Min Temperature...52-59.
   24 hr trend......7 degrees warmer.
* Max Humidity...65-80 percent valleys and 50-65 percent mountains.
   24 hr trend......10 percent drier valleys and 20 percent drier
                    mountains.
* Humidity Recovery...Fair.
* 20-foot winds.......
*     Valleys/Lwr Slopes...Downslope/downvalley 2 to 5 mph.
*     Ridges/Upr Slopes....West 3 to 7 mph in the evening becoming
      variable 2 to 5 mph overnight.
* Haines Index...2 very low.
* Mixing Height...Near surface.
* Transport Winds...Southwest 3 to 7 mph in the evening shifting to
  the south overnight.
* CWR (> 0.10 IN)...0 percent.

.SATURDAY...
* Sky/Weather...Mostly sunny.
* LAL....1.
* Max Temperature...86-91 valleys and 79-87 mountains.
   24 hr trend......7 degrees warmer.
* Min Humidity...20-30 percent.
   24 hr trend......1 percent wetter.
* 20-foot winds.......
*     Valleys/Lwr Slopes...Upslope/upvalley 2 to 5 mph in the morning
      becoming southwest 3 to 7 mph in the afternoon.
*     Ridges/Upr Slopes....Variable 2 to 5 mph in the morning becoming
      southwest 3 to 7 mph in the afternoon.
* Haines Index...2 very low.
* Mixing Height...6500 ft AGL.
* Transport Winds...Southwest 5 to 10 mph.
* CWR (> 0.10 IN)...0 percent.

.SATURDAY NIGHT...
* Sky/Weather...Mostly clear.
* LAL....1.
* Min Temperature...56-64.
* Max Humidity...65-80 percent.
* Humidity Recovery...Good.
* 20-foot winds.......
*     Valleys/Lwr Slopes...Downslope/downvalley 2 to 5 mph.
*     Ridges/Upr Slopes....Southwest 3 to 7 mph in the evening becoming
      variable 2 to 5 mph overnight.
* Haines Index...2 very low.
* Mixing Height...Near surface.
* Transport Winds...Southwest 3 to 7 mph in the evening shifting to
  the south overnight.
* CWR (> 0.10 IN)...0 percent.

.SUNDAY...
* Sky/Weather...Sunny.
* LAL....1.
* Max Temperature...88-93 valleys and 81-89 mountains.
* Min Humidity...20-30 percent.
* 20-foot winds.......
*     Valleys/Lwr Slopes...Upslope/upvalley 2 to 5 mph in the morning
      becoming southwest 4 to 8 mph in the afternoon.
*     Ridges/Upr Slopes....Variable 2 to 5 mph in the morning becoming
      southwest 4 to 8 mph in the afternoon.
* Haines Index...2 very low.
* Mixing Height...7000 ft AGL.
* Transport Winds...South 3 to 7 mph in the morning increasing to
  west 13 to 17 mph in the afternoon.
* CWR (> 0.10 IN)...0 percent.


.Forecast Days 3 Through 7......
.MONDAY...Mostly clear. Lows 52 to 62. Highs 87 to 92 valleys...
79 to 88 mountains. Northwest wind 3 to 7 mph.
.TUESDAY...Partly cloudy. Chance of showers and thunderstorms.
Lows 52 to 61. Highs 87 to 93 valleys...79 to 88 mountains. East
wind 3 to 7 mph.
.WEDNESDAY...Partly cloudy. Slight chance of showers and
thunderstorms. Lows 54 to 61. Highs 84 to 89 valleys...75 to
85 mountains. South wind 3 to 7 mph.
.THURSDAY THROUGH FRIDAY...Mostly clear. Lows 50 to 58. Highs
82 to 89 valleys...74 to 84 mountains.

.8 to 14 Day Outlook for JUL 29 - AUG 04, 2017

Above Normal Temperatures and Below Normal Precipitation.


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WAZ673-674-221345-
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 Fri Jul 21 2017

.Tonight...
* Sky/Weather...Partly cloudy.
* LAL....1.
* Min Temperature...56-66.
   24 hr trend......7 degrees warmer.
* Max Humidity...50-65 percent.
   24 hr trend......10 percent drier.
* Humidity Recovery...Fair.
* 20-foot winds.......Southwest 3 to 7 mph in the evening becoming
  variable 2 to 5 mph overnight.
* Haines Index...2 very low.
* Mixing Height...Near surface.
* Transport Winds...Southwest 3 to 7 mph.
* CWR (> 0.10 IN)...0 percent.

.SATURDAY...
* Sky/Weather...Mostly sunny.
* LAL....1.
* Max Temperature...88-94.
   24 hr trend......7 degrees warmer.
* Min Humidity...18-28 percent.
   24 hr trend......4 percent wetter.
* 20-foot winds.......Variable 2 to 5 mph in the morning becoming
  southwest 4 to 8 mph in the afternoon.
* Haines Index...2 very low.
* Mixing Height...7000 ft AGL.
* Transport Winds...Southwest 5 to 10 mph.
* CWR (> 0.10 IN)...0 percent.

.SATURDAY NIGHT...
* Sky/Weather...Mostly clear.
* LAL....1.
* Min Temperature...61-68.
* Max Humidity...55-70 percent.
* Humidity Recovery...Fair.
* 20-foot winds.......Southwest 5 to 6 mph.
* Haines Index...2 very low.
* Mixing Height...Near surface.
* Transport Winds...Southwest 5 to 10 mph.
* CWR (> 0.10 IN)...0 percent.

.SUNDAY...
* Sky/Weather...Sunny.
* LAL....1.
* Max Temperature...91-96.
* Min Humidity...14-24 percent.
* 20-foot winds.......West 5 to 7 mph. Gusts up to 15 mph in the
  afternoon.
* Haines Index...4 low.
* Mixing Height...7000 ft AGL.
* Transport Winds...West 10 to 15 mph.
* CWR (> 0.10 IN)...0 percent.


.Forecast Days 3 Through 7......
.MONDAY THROUGH TUESDAY...Mostly clear. Lows 58 to 64. Highs
89 to 95. East wind 7 to 10 mph.
.WEDNESDAY...Partly cloudy. Slight chance of showers and
thunderstorms. Lows 59 to 64. Highs 86 to 91. Southwest wind 8 to
12 mph.
.THURSDAY THROUGH FRIDAY...Mostly clear. Lows 54 to 61. Highs
84 to 91.

.8 to 14 Day Outlook for JUL 29 - AUG 04, 2017

Above Normal Temperatures and Below Normal Precipitation.


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