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Fire Weather Planning Forecast for Western Washington
National Weather Service Seattle WA
445 AM PDT Fri Apr 28 2017

Current warnings/watches...none.

.DISCUSSION....Higher pressure aloft is expected to build over
Western Washington through Saturday morning for a drier period and
some sunshine. The drier weather will be interrupted by a fast
moving frontal system that will spread light rain across the area
Saturday afternoon and night followed by decreasing showers Sunday.
Higher pressure aloft is forecast to rebuild Monday into the middle
of next week. Passing nearby weather systems will likely bring some
clouds and a threat of light rain at times, but temperatures should
rise above early May averages.

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

WAZ649>651-282300-
Western Washington Fire Weather Zones 649-650-651
Area 1...Coastal Lowlands-
445 AM PDT Fri Apr 28 2017

.Today...
* Sky/weather..........Mostly sunny.
* Chance of precip.....0%.
* Max temperature......49-59.
* Min humidity.........58-73 percent...except 63-77 percent ridges.
* 20-foot winds........
*  Valleys/lwr slopes..West winds 6 to 9 mph.
*  Ridges/upr slopes...West winds 5 to 8 mph.
* Mixing height........3300-4300 ft AGL.
* Transport winds......West around 5 mph.

.TONIGHT...
* Sky/weather..........Partly cloudy.
* Chance of precip.....0%.
* Min temperature......35-45.
* Max humidity.........89-100 percent.
* 20-foot winds........
*  Valleys/lwr slopes..West winds around 6 mph shifting to the north
   around 3 mph after midnight.
*  Ridges/upr slopes...West winds around 6 mph shifting to the
   southeast around 3 mph after midnight.
* Mixing height........2100-3100 ft AGL.
* Transport winds......West 5 to 10 mph.

.SATURDAY...
* Sky/weather..........Mostly cloudy. Rain likely in the afternoon.
* Chance of precip.....60% increasing to 80% in the afternoon.
* Max temperature......49-59.
* Min humidity.........60-75 percent.
* 20-foot winds........
*  Valleys/lwr slopes..South winds 3 to 9 mph.
*  Ridges/upr slopes...South winds 3 to 10 mph.
* Mixing height........1600-2600 ft AGL.
* Transport winds......South around 5 mph increasing to around 15
  mph in the afternoon.

.SUNDAY...Mostly cloudy with rain likely. Lows in the lower 40s.
Highs 50 to 60. West winds 7 to 10 mph.
.MONDAY...Mostly cloudy with a chance of rain. Lows in the lower
40s. Highs 50 to 60. West winds 6 to 9 mph.
.TUESDAY...Mostly cloudy. Slight chance of rain. Lows in the mid
40s. Highs 51 to 61. West winds 3 to 9 mph.
.WEDNESDAY...Mostly cloudy. Chance of rain. Lows in the mid 40s.
Highs 56 to 66.
.THURSDAY...Partly cloudy. Slight chance of rain. Lows in the upper
40s. Highs 59 to 69.

.8 TO 14 day OUTLOOK FOR MAY 05 - 11 2017
Below normal temperatures and near normal precipitation.

$$

WAZ652-282300-
Western Washington Fire Weather Zone 652
Area 2...Olympic National Park-Olympic National Forest-West Portion-
445 AM PDT Fri Apr 28 2017

.Today...
* Sky/weather..........Mostly sunny.
* Chance of precip.....0%.
* Max temperature......39-49.
* Min humidity.........64-79 percent.
* 20-foot winds........
*  Valleys/lwr slopes..West winds 5 to 8 mph.
*  Ridges/upr slopes...West winds 5 to 8 mph.
* Snow level...........3500 feet.
* Mixing height........2200 ft AGL increasing to 4200 ft AGL in the
  afternoon.
* Transport winds......West around 5 mph.

.TONIGHT...
* Sky/weather..........Partly cloudy.
* Chance of precip.....0%.
* Min temperature......27-37.
* Max humidity.........98 percent.
* 20-foot winds........
*  Valleys/lwr slopes..Northwest winds around 6 mph shifting to the
   east around 5 mph after midnight.
*  Ridges/upr slopes...Northwest winds around 6 mph shifting to the
   east around 5 mph after midnight.
* Snow level...........4500 feet.
* Mixing height........3500 ft AGL decreasing to 1300 ft AGL after
  midnight.
* Transport winds......West around 5 mph.

.SATURDAY...
* Sky/weather..........Partly sunny. Rain likely in the afternoon.
* Chance of precip.....60% increasing to 80% in the afternoon.
* Max temperature......40-50.
* Min humidity.........52-67 percent.
* 20-foot winds........
*  Valleys/lwr slopes..Southeast winds around 5 mph shifting to the
   south in the afternoon.
*  Ridges/upr slopes...Southeast winds around 5 mph shifting to the
   south in the afternoon.
* Snow level...........5000 feet.
* Mixing height........1300-2300 ft AGL.
* Transport winds......South around 5 mph increasing to around 15
  mph in the afternoon.

.SUNDAY...Mostly cloudy with rain and chance of snow showers. Snow
level 4500 feet. Lows 31 to 41. Highs 42 to 52. West winds 7 to
10 mph.
.MONDAY...Mostly cloudy with a chance of rain and snow. Snow level
4000 feet. Lows 30 to 40. Highs 42 to 52. West winds 5 to 8 mph.
.TUESDAY...Mostly cloudy. Slight chance of rain. Snow level
6000 feet. Lows 32 to 42. Highs 44 to 54. West winds 3 to 7 mph.
.WEDNESDAY...Partly cloudy. Chance of rain. Snow level 9500 feet.
Lows 36 to 46. Highs 50 to 60.
.THURSDAY...Partly cloudy. Slight chance of rain. Snow level
10000 feet. Lows in the mid 40s. Highs 55 to 65.

.8 TO 14 day OUTLOOK FOR MAY 05 - 11 2017
Below normal temperatures and near normal precipitation.

$$

WAZ661-282300-
Western Washington Fire Weather Zone 661
Area 2...Olympic National Park-Olympic National Forest-East Portion-
445 AM PDT Fri Apr 28 2017

.Today...
* Sky/weather..........Mostly sunny. Isolated rain showers and snow
  showers in the afternoon.
* Chance of precip.....20%.
* Max temperature......43-53...except 37-47 ridges.
* Min humidity.........54-69 percent...except 61-76 percent ridges.
* 20-foot winds........
*  Valleys/lwr slopes..Northwest winds 4 to 7 mph.
*  Ridges/upr slopes...Northwest winds 4 to 7 mph.
* Snow level...........3000 feet.
* Mixing height........1900 ft AGL increasing to 4200 ft AGL in the
  afternoon.
* Transport winds......West around 5 mph.

.TONIGHT...
* Sky/weather..........Partly cloudy.
* Chance of precip.....0%.
* Min temperature......27-37.
* Max humidity.........89-100 percent.
* 20-foot winds........
*  Valleys/lwr slopes..Northwest winds around 5 mph shifting to the
   south after midnight.
*  Ridges/upr slopes...West winds around 5 mph shifting to the south
   after midnight.
* Snow level...........4500 feet.
* Mixing height........2000-3000 ft AGL.
* Transport winds......Southwest around 5 mph.

.SATURDAY...
* Sky/weather..........Partly sunny. Chance of rain and snow in the
  afternoon.
* Chance of precip.....50% increasing to 70% in the afternoon.
* Max temperature......45-55...except 40-50 ridges.
* Min humidity.........48-63 percent.
* 20-foot winds........
*  Valleys/lwr slopes..East winds around 5 mph shifting to the
   southwest around 8 mph in the afternoon.
*  Ridges/upr slopes...South winds 5 to 8 mph.
* Snow level...........5000 feet.
* Mixing height........1400-2400 ft AGL.
* Transport winds......Southwest around 5 mph increasing to around
  15 mph in the afternoon.

.SUNDAY...Cloudy with rain and snow likely. Snow level 4500 feet.
Lows 31 to 41. Highs 42 to 52. West winds 8 to 11 mph.
.MONDAY...Mostly cloudy with a chance of rain and snow showers. Snow
level 4000 feet. Lows 30 to 40. Highs 42 to 52. Northwest winds 5 to
8 mph.
.TUESDAY...Mostly cloudy. Slight chance of rain and snow. Snow level
6000 feet. Lows 32 to 42. Highs 44 to 54. Southeast winds 3 to
8 mph.
.WEDNESDAY...Partly cloudy. Chance of rain. Snow level 9500 feet.
Lows 35 to 45. Highs 50 to 60.
.THURSDAY...Mostly cloudy. Slight chance of rain. Snow level
10000 feet. Lows in the mid 40s. Highs 54 to 64.

.8 TO 14 day OUTLOOK FOR MAY 05 - 11 2017
Below normal temperatures and near normal precipitation.

$$

WAZ653-282300-
Western Washington Fire Weather Zone 653
Area 3...North Puget Sound Lowlands-Whidbey Island-San Juan Islands-
445 AM PDT Fri Apr 28 2017

.Today...
* Sky/weather..........Mostly sunny.
* Chance of precip.....0%.
* Max temperature......50-60.
* Min humidity.........47-62 percent.
* 20-foot winds........West winds 4 to 7 mph.
* Mixing height........3100-4100 ft AGL.
* Transport winds......West around 5 mph.

.TONIGHT...
* Sky/weather..........Partly cloudy.
* Chance of precip.....0%.
* Min temperature......35-45.
* Max humidity.........84-99 percent.
* 20-foot winds........West winds around 7 mph shifting to the
  south around 5 mph after midnight.
* Mixing height........1900-2900 ft AGL.
* Transport winds......Southwest around 5 mph.

.SATURDAY...
* Sky/weather..........Partly sunny. Chance of rain in the
  afternoon.
* Chance of precip.....40% increasing to 60% in the afternoon.
* Max temperature......50-60.
* Min humidity.........54-69 percent.
* 20-foot winds........South winds 5 to 8 mph.
* Mixing height........1900-2900 ft AGL.
* Transport winds......South around 5 mph increasing to around 15
  mph in the afternoon.

.SUNDAY...Mostly cloudy with rain likely. Lows 40 to 50. Highs 51 to
61. West winds 7 to 10 mph.
.MONDAY...Mostly cloudy with a chance of rain. Lows 40 to 50. Highs
52 to 62. West winds 7 to 10 mph.
.TUESDAY...Mostly cloudy. Slight chance of rain. Lows in the mid
40s. Highs 53 to 63. Southwest winds 3 to 9 mph.
.WEDNESDAY...Partly cloudy. Chance of rain. Lows in the upper 40s.
Highs 56 to 66.
.THURSDAY...Mostly cloudy. Slight chance of rain. Lows in the upper
40s. Highs 58 to 68.

.8 TO 14 day OUTLOOK FOR MAY 05 - 11 2017
Below normal temperatures and near normal precipitation.

$$

WAZ654>657-282300-
Western Washington Fire Weather Zones 654-655-656-657
Area 4...Interior Lowlands-
445 AM PDT Fri Apr 28 2017

.Today...
* Sky/weather..........Mostly sunny. Isolated rain showers in the
  morning.
* Chance of precip.....10%.
* Max temperature......51-61.
* Min humidity.........46-61 percent.
* 20-foot winds........West winds 4 to 7 mph.
* Mixing height........2700 ft AGL increasing to 5400 ft AGL in the
  afternoon.
* Transport winds......West around 5 mph.

.TONIGHT...
* Sky/weather..........Partly cloudy.
* Chance of precip.....0%.
* Min temperature......34-44.
* Max humidity.........85-100 percent.
* 20-foot winds........West winds around 6 mph shifting to the
  southeast around 3 mph after midnight.
* Mixing height........4900 ft AGL decreasing to 2400 ft AGL after
  midnight.
* Transport winds......Southwest around 5 mph.

.SATURDAY...
* Sky/weather..........Partly sunny. Slight chance of rain in the
  afternoon.
* Chance of precip.....20% increasing to 70% in the afternoon.
* Max temperature......52-62.
* Min humidity.........44-59 percent.
* 20-foot winds........Southeast winds around 3 mph shifting to the
  southwest in the afternoon.
* Mixing height........1700 ft AGL increasing to 3700 ft AGL in the
  afternoon.
* Transport winds......South around 5 mph increasing to around 15
  mph in the afternoon.

.SUNDAY...Mostly cloudy with rain likely. Lows in the mid 40s. Highs
53 to 63. West winds 6 to 9 mph.
.MONDAY...Mostly cloudy with slight chance of showers. Lows 38 to
48. Highs 52 to 62. West winds 5 to 8 mph.
.TUESDAY...Mostly cloudy. Slight chance of rain. Lows in the mid
40s. Highs 54 to 64. Northwest winds 3 to 6 mph.
.WEDNESDAY THROUGH THURSDAY...Partly cloudy with slight chance of
rain. Lows in the upper 40s. Highs 62 to 72.

.8 TO 14 day OUTLOOK FOR MAY 05 - 11 2017
Below normal temperatures and near normal precipitation.

$$

WAZ658-659-282300-
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-
445 AM PDT Fri Apr 28 2017

.Today...
* Sky/weather..........Partly sunny. Isolated rain showers and snow
  showers.
* Chance of precip.....20%.
* Max temperature......43-53...except 38-48 ridges.
* Min humidity.........47-62 percent...except 56-71 percent ridges.
* 20-foot winds........
*  Valleys/lwr slopes..West winds 4 to 7 mph.
*  Ridges/upr slopes...West winds 5 to 8 mph.
* Snow level...........3000 feet.
* Mixing height........2600-3600 ft AGL.
* Transport winds......Northwest 5 to 10 mph.

.TONIGHT...
* Sky/weather..........Partly cloudy.
* Chance of precip.....0%.
* Min temperature......27-37.
* Max humidity.........84-99 percent.
* 20-foot winds........
*  Valleys/lwr slopes..West winds around 5 mph shifting to the
   southeast around 3 mph after midnight.
*  Ridges/upr slopes...West winds around 6 mph shifting to the
   southeast around 3 mph after midnight.
* Snow level...........4500 feet.
* Mixing height........2200-3200 ft AGL.
* Transport winds......West around 5 mph.

.SATURDAY...
* Sky/weather..........Partly sunny. Chance of rain and snow in the
  afternoon.
* Chance of precip.....20% increasing to 80% in the afternoon.
* Max temperature......47-57...except 42-52 ridges.
* Min humidity.........45-60 percent.
* 20-foot winds........
*  Valleys/lwr slopes..Southeast winds around 5 mph shifting to the
   southwest around 8 mph in the afternoon.
*  Ridges/upr slopes...Southeast winds around 5 mph shifting to the
   southwest around 8 mph in the afternoon.
* Snow level...........4500 feet.
* Mixing height........1200 ft AGL increasing to 3200 ft AGL in the
  afternoon.
* Transport winds......South 5 to 10 mph.

.SUNDAY...Cloudy with rain and snow. Snow level 5000 feet. Lows
31 to 41. Highs 48 to 58 valleys...39 to 49 ridges. West winds 7 to
10 mph.
.MONDAY...Mostly cloudy with a chance of showers. Snow level
4000 feet. Lows 30 to 40. Highs 46 to 56 valleys...39 to 49 ridges.
West winds 7 to 10 mph.
.TUESDAY...Mostly cloudy. Chance of snow and slight chance of rain.
Snow level 5500 feet. Lows 34 to 44 valleys...27 to 37 ridges. Highs
49 to 59 valleys...42 to 52 ridges. Northwest winds 3 to 8 mph.
.WEDNESDAY...Partly cloudy. Slight chance of rain. Snow level
9000 feet. Lows 34 to 44. Highs 55 to 65 valleys...48 to 58 ridges.
.THURSDAY...Partly cloudy. Slight chance of rain. Snow level
10500 feet. Lows 38 to 48. Highs 56 to 66.

.8 TO 14 day OUTLOOK FOR MAY 05 - 11 2017
Below normal temperatures and near normal precipitation.

$$

WAZ662-282300-
Western Washington Fire Weather Zone 662
Area 6...North Cascades National Park-Lake Chelan National
Recreational Area-
445 AM PDT Fri Apr 28 2017

.Today...
* Sky/weather..........Mostly cloudy. Isolated snow showers through
  the day. Isolated rain showers in the afternoon.
* Chance of precip.....20%.
* Max temperature......48-58...except 39-49 ridges.
* Min humidity.........30-45 percent...except 42-57 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...........3000 feet.
* Mixing height........2100-2700 ft AGL.
* Transport winds......Northwest 10 to 15 mph.

.TONIGHT...
* Sky/weather..........Partly cloudy.
* Chance of precip.....0%.
* Min temperature......24-34.
* Max humidity.........78-93 percent.
* 20-foot winds........
*  Valleys/lwr slopes..Northwest winds 4 to 7 mph.
*  Ridges/upr slopes...Northwest winds 6 to 9 mph.
* Snow level...........4500 feet.
* Mixing height........1300-2300 ft AGL.
* Transport winds......Northwest around 10 mph.

.SATURDAY...
* Sky/weather..........Mostly sunny then becoming mostly cloudy.
  Chance of rain and snow in the afternoon.
* Chance of precip.....30% increasing to 80% in the afternoon.
* Max temperature......49-59...except 40-50 ridges.
* Min humidity.........26-37 percent...except 35-50 percent ridges.
* 20-foot winds........
*  Valleys/lwr slopes..North winds around 5 mph shifting to the
   southwest around 6 mph in the afternoon.
*  Ridges/upr slopes...North winds around 6 mph shifting to the
   southwest in the afternoon.
* Snow level...........4500 feet.
* Mixing height........400 ft AGL increasing to 2800 ft AGL in the
  afternoon.
* Transport winds......Southwest 5 to 10 mph.

.SUNDAY...Cloudy with snow with rain likely. Snow level 4500 feet.
Lows 27 to 37. Highs 50 to 60 valleys...42 to 52 ridges. West winds
6 to 15 mph.
.MONDAY THROUGH TUESDAY...Mostly cloudy with a chance of snow and
rain. Snow level 4750 feet. Lows 27 to 37. Highs 52 to 62 valleys...
43 to 53 ridges. Northwest winds 7 to 15 mph.
.WEDNESDAY...Mostly cloudy. Slight chance of rain. Snow level
8500 feet. Lows 29 to 39. Highs 56 to 66 valleys...49 to 59 ridges.
.THURSDAY...Partly cloudy. Slight chance of rain. Snow level
10500 feet. Lows 33 to 43. Highs 60 to 70 valleys...52 to 62 ridges.

.8 TO 14 day OUTLOOK FOR MAY 05 - 11 2017
Below normal temperatures and near normal precipitation.

$$

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