Routine Fire Wx Fcst (With/Without 6-10 Day Outlook)
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FIRE WEATHER PLANNING FORECAST FOR NE OREGON AND SE WASHINGTON
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE PENDLETON OR
556 AM PDT TUE AUG 4 2015

...RED FLAG WARNING IN EFFECT UNTIL 9 PM PDT THIS EVENING FOR
GUSTY WINDS AND LOW RELATIVE HUMIDITY FOR WASHINGTON FIRE ZONE
675 AND WASHINGTON AND OREGON FIRE ZONES 639 AND 641...


.DISCUSSION....BREEZY CONDITIONS WILL REDEVELOP THIS AFTERNOON AND
EVENING. RELATIVE HUMIDITIES WILL AGAIN REACH CRITICAL VALUES.
WILL THEREFORE CONTINUE THE RED FLAG WARNINGS. BREEZY CONDITIONS
MAY BE POSSIBLE WEDNESDAY AFTERNOON AND EVENING OVER THE COLUMBIA
BASIN. AN UPPER LEVEL TROUGH WILL REMAIN OVER THE REGION THROUGH
WEDNESDAY. THE UPPER LEVEL FLOW WILL SHIFT FROM SOUTHWESTERLY
TODAY TO WESTERLY BY WEDNESDAY. A WEAK DISTURBANCE WILL CAUSE
ISOLATED SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS (LAL`S OF 2) THIS AFTERNOON AND
EVENING...AFFECTING MAINLY OREGON ZONES 644...643 AND 645. A
DRIER FORECAST IS IN STORE WEDNESDAY THROUGH EARLY FRIDAY.


***THUNDERSTORMS IMPLY STRONG GUSTY WINDS***
***WINDS ARE 20 FOOT 10 MINUTE AVERAGES***
***CWR-CHANCE OF WETTING RAIN 0.10 OR GREATER***

HIGH ELEVATION HAINES INDEX OBSERVED TUESDAY MORNING AUGUST 4
SALEM...3     MEDFORD...3     SPOKANE...3     BOISE...3

ORZ639-WAZ639-050000-
EAST SLOPES OF THE NORTHERN OREGON CASCADES-
EAST SLOPES OF THE SOUTHERN WASHINGTON CASCADES-
556 AM PDT TUE AUG 4 2015

...RED FLAG WARNING IN EFFECT UNTIL 9 PM PDT THIS EVENING...

.TODAY...
* SKY/WEATHER..............PARTLY CLOUDY THEN BECOMING MOSTLY
  SUNNY.
* MAX TEMPERATURE..........81-86...EXCEPT 75-80 RIDGES.
* MIN HUMIDITY.............16-26 PERCENT.
* 20-FOOT WINDS............
*     VALLEYS/LWR SLOPES...WEST WINDS 2 TO 7 MPH INCREASING TO 9 TO 15
      MPH IN THE AFTERNOON. IN THE EASTERN COLUMBIA RIVER
      GORGE...WEST WINDS 5 TO 8 MPH INCREASING TO 12 TO 19 MPH WITH
      GUSTS UP TO 30 MPH IN THE AFTERNOON.
*     RIDGES/UPR SLOPES....WEST WINDS 5 TO 11 MPH.
* CWR......................0 PERCENT.
* LAL......................1.
* HAINES INDEX.............3 (VERY LOW).
* MIXING HEIGHT............9900 FT AGL.
* TRANSPORT WINDS..........WEST 5 TO 20 MPH.

.TONIGHT...
* SKY/WEATHER..............MOSTLY CLEAR.
* MIN TEMPERATURE..........48-53.
* MAX HUMIDITY.............70-85 PERCENT.
* HUMIDITY RECOVERY........GOOD.
* 20-FOOT WINDS............
*     VALLEYS/LWR SLOPES...NORTHWEST WINDS 11 TO 17 MPH WITH GUSTS UP
      TO 30 MPH BECOMING WEST 3 TO 8 MPH AFTER MIDNIGHT. IN THE
      EASTERN COLUMBIA RIVER GORGE...WEST WINDS 14 TO 21 MPH WITH
      GUSTS UP TO 35 MPH DECREASING TO 6 TO 11 MPH AFTER MIDNIGHT.
*     RIDGES/UPR SLOPES....WEST WINDS 11 TO 17 MPH DECREASING TO 4 TO 9
      MPH AFTER MIDNIGHT.
* CWR......................0 PERCENT.
* LAL......................1.
* HAINES INDEX.............4 (LOW).
* MIXING HEIGHT............300 FT AGL.
* TRANSPORT WINDS..........WEST 5 TO 20 MPH.

.WEDNESDAY...
* SKY/WEATHER..............MOSTLY SUNNY.
* MAX TEMPERATURE..........75-81...EXCEPT 69-74 RIDGES.
* MIN HUMIDITY.............20-30 PERCENT.
* 20-FOOT WINDS............
*     VALLEYS/LWR SLOPES...WEST WINDS 3 TO 8 MPH INCREASING TO 10 TO 16
      MPH IN THE AFTERNOON. IN THE EASTERN COLUMBIA RIVER
      GORGE...WEST WINDS 9 TO 14 MPH INCREASING TO 15 TO 24 MPH
      WITH GUSTS UP TO 35 MPH IN THE AFTERNOON.
*     RIDGES/UPR SLOPES....WEST WINDS 5 TO 11 MPH.
* CWR......................0 PERCENT.
* LAL......................1.
* HAINES INDEX.............4 (LOW).
* MIXING HEIGHT............7500 FT AGL.
* TRANSPORT WINDS..........WEST 5 TO 20 MPH.


.FORECAST DAYS 3 THROUGH 7......
.THURSDAY...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS 47 TO 52. HIGHS 74 TO 84. WEST
WINDS 7 TO 13 MPH.
.FRIDAY...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS 51 TO 57. HIGHS 79 TO 89. WEST WINDS
1 TO 6 MPH.
.SATURDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY WITH A SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND
THUNDERSTORMS. LOWS 55 TO 60. HIGHS 78 TO 89. WEST WINDS 4 TO
9 MPH.
.SUNDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY WITH A SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND
THUNDERSTORMS. LOWS 53 TO 59. HIGHS 77 TO 84. WEST WINDS 4 TO
10 MPH.
.MONDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY WITH A SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS. LOWS 51
TO 59. HIGHS 77 TO 83. WEST WINDS 4 TO 10 MPH.

$$

ORZ610-050000-
EAST SLOPES OF CENTRAL OREGON CASCADES-
556 AM PDT TUE AUG 4 2015

.TODAY...
* SKY/WEATHER..............MOSTLY SUNNY.
* MAX TEMPERATURE..........82-87...EXCEPT 69-79 RIDGES.
* MIN HUMIDITY.............18-23 PERCENT...EXCEPT 25-34 PERCENT
  RIDGES.
* 20-FOOT WINDS............
*     VALLEYS/LWR SLOPES...UPSLOPE LESS THAN 5 MPH BECOMING NORTHWEST 3
      TO 7 MPH IN THE AFTERNOON.
*     RIDGES/UPR SLOPES....WEST WINDS 3 TO 8 MPH.
* CWR......................0 PERCENT.
* LAL......................1.
* HAINES INDEX.............2 (VERY LOW).
* MIXING HEIGHT............10600 FT AGL.
* TRANSPORT WINDS..........WEST 5 TO 15 MPH.

.TONIGHT...
* SKY/WEATHER..............MOSTLY CLEAR.
* MIN TEMPERATURE..........44-51.
* MAX HUMIDITY.............67-82 PERCENT.
* HUMIDITY RECOVERY........GOOD.
* 20-FOOT WINDS............
*     VALLEYS/LWR SLOPES...NORTHWEST WINDS 7 TO 13 MPH SHIFTING TO THE
      SOUTHWEST 3 TO 7 MPH AFTER MIDNIGHT.
*     RIDGES/UPR SLOPES....WEST WINDS 6 TO 12 MPH.
* CWR......................0 PERCENT.
* LAL......................1.
* HAINES INDEX.............3 (VERY LOW).
* MIXING HEIGHT............300 FT AGL.
* TRANSPORT WINDS..........WEST 5 TO 15 MPH.

.WEDNESDAY...
* SKY/WEATHER..............MOSTLY SUNNY.
* MAX TEMPERATURE..........78-83...EXCEPT 65-76 RIDGES.
* MIN HUMIDITY.............16-26 PERCENT.
* 20-FOOT WINDS............
*     VALLEYS/LWR SLOPES...UPSLOPE LESS THAN 5 MPH BECOMING NORTHWEST 6
      TO 11 MPH IN THE AFTERNOON.
*     RIDGES/UPR SLOPES....WEST WINDS 2 TO 5 MPH SHIFTING TO THE
      NORTHWEST 6 TO 11 MPH IN THE AFTERNOON.
* CWR......................0 PERCENT.
* LAL......................1.
* HAINES INDEX.............4 (LOW).
* MIXING HEIGHT............9000 FT AGL.
* TRANSPORT WINDS..........WEST 5 TO 15 MPH.


.FORECAST DAYS 3 THROUGH 7......
.THURSDAY...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS 42 TO 49. HIGHS 72 TO 84. WEST
WINDS 4 TO 10 MPH.
.FRIDAY...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS 46 TO 54. HIGHS 75 TO 88. TERRAIN
DRIVEN WINDS LESS THAN 5 MPH.
.SATURDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY WITH A SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND
THUNDERSTORMS. LOWS 49 TO 58. HIGHS 73 TO 88. WEST WINDS 2 TO
7 MPH.
.SUNDAY...A SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS. PARTLY
CLOUDY. LOWS 48 TO 56. HIGHS 72 TO 82. SOUTHWEST WINDS 3 TO
8 MPH.
.MONDAY...A SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS. MOSTLY CLOUDY. LOWS 47 TO
56. HIGHS 71 TO 82. WEST WINDS 2 TO 7 MPH.

$$

ORZ611-050000-
DESCHUTES NATIONAL FOREST - MINUS SISTERS RANGER DISTRICT-
556 AM PDT TUE AUG 4 2015

.TODAY...
* SKY/WEATHER..............MOSTLY SUNNY THEN BECOMING PARTLY
  CLOUDY. A SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS IN THE
  AFTERNOON...MAINLY EASTERN HALF.
* MAX TEMPERATURE..........79-84...EXCEPT 73-79 RIDGES.
* MIN HUMIDITY.............23-30 PERCENT.
* 20-FOOT WINDS............
*     VALLEYS/LWR SLOPES...UPSLOPE LESS THAN 5 MPH BECOMING NORTHWEST 2
      TO 7 MPH IN THE AFTERNOON.
*     RIDGES/UPR SLOPES....LIGHT LESS THAN 5 MPH BECOMING NORTHWEST 3
      TO 7 MPH IN THE AFTERNOON.
* CWR......................LESS THAN 10 PERCENT.
* LAL......................1 INCREASING TO 2 IN THE AFTERNOON.
* HAINES INDEX.............3 (VERY LOW).
* MIXING HEIGHT............11900 FT AGL.
* TRANSPORT WINDS..........WEST UP TO 10 MPH.

.TONIGHT...
* SKY/WEATHER..............MOSTLY CLEAR.
* MIN TEMPERATURE..........42-47.
* MAX HUMIDITY.............78-93 PERCENT.
* HUMIDITY RECOVERY........EXCELLENT.
* 20-FOOT WINDS............
*     VALLEYS/LWR SLOPES...NORTHWEST WINDS 6 TO 11 MPH SHIFTING TO THE
      SOUTHWEST 3 TO 6 MPH AFTER MIDNIGHT.
*     RIDGES/UPR SLOPES....SOUTHWEST WINDS 4 TO 10 MPH.
* CWR......................0 PERCENT.
* LAL......................1.
* HAINES INDEX.............3 (VERY LOW).
* MIXING HEIGHT............400 FT AGL.
* TRANSPORT WINDS..........NORTHWEST UP TO 15 MPH.

.WEDNESDAY...
* SKY/WEATHER..............MOSTLY SUNNY.
* MAX TEMPERATURE..........75-80...EXCEPT 70-76 RIDGES.
* MIN HUMIDITY.............18-26 PERCENT.
* 20-FOOT WINDS............
*     VALLEYS/LWR SLOPES...UPSLOPE LESS THAN 5 MPH BECOMING NORTHWEST 3
      TO 7 MPH IN THE AFTERNOON.
*     RIDGES/UPR SLOPES....LIGHT LESS THAN 5 MPH BECOMING NORTHWEST 3
      TO 7 MPH IN THE AFTERNOON.
* CWR......................0 PERCENT.
* LAL......................1.
* HAINES INDEX.............3 (VERY LOW).
* MIXING HEIGHT............10200 FT AGL.
* TRANSPORT WINDS..........WEST 5 TO 10 MPH.


.FORECAST DAYS 3 THROUGH 7......
.THURSDAY...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS 38 TO 43. HIGHS 73 TO 80.
NORTHWEST WINDS 4 TO 9 MPH.
.FRIDAY...MOSTLY CLEAR WITH A SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND
THUNDERSTORMS. LOWS 43 TO 48. HIGHS 75 TO 83. NORTHEAST WINDS
1 TO 5 MPH.
.SATURDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY WITH A SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND
THUNDERSTORMS. LOWS 45 TO 50. HIGHS 71 TO 83. WEST WINDS 3 TO
8 MPH.
.SUNDAY...A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS. PARTLY CLOUDY.
LOWS 42 TO 47. HIGHS 71 TO 77. SOUTHWEST WINDS 2 TO 7 MPH.
.MONDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH A SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND
THUNDERSTORMS. LOWS 42 TO 47. HIGHS 72 TO 77. WEST WINDS 2 TO
7 MPH.

$$

ORZ640-050000-
CENTRAL MOUNTAINS OF OREGON-
556 AM PDT TUE AUG 4 2015

.TODAY...
* SKY/WEATHER..............MOSTLY SUNNY. ISOLATED SHOWERS AND
  THUNDERSTORMS IN THE AFTERNOON...MAINLY SOUTHEAST PORTION.
* MAX TEMPERATURE..........82-87.
* MIN HUMIDITY.............17-22 PERCENT.
* 20-FOOT WINDS............
*     VALLEYS/LWR SLOPES...UPSLOPE LESS THAN 5 MPH BECOMING NORTHWEST 3
      TO 8 MPH IN THE AFTERNOON.
*     RIDGES/UPR SLOPES....LIGHT LESS THAN 5 MPH BECOMING WEST 2 TO 7
      MPH IN THE AFTERNOON.
* CWR......................LESS THAN 10 PERCENT.
* LAL......................1 INCREASING TO 2 IN THE AFTERNOON.
* HAINES INDEX.............3 (VERY LOW).
* MIXING HEIGHT............11700 FT AGL.
* TRANSPORT WINDS..........SOUTHWEST UP TO 5 MPH SHIFTING TO THE
  WEST 5 TO 15 MPH IN THE AFTERNOON.

.TONIGHT...
* SKY/WEATHER..............PARTLY CLOUDY THEN CLEARING. A SLIGHT
  CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS IN THE EVENING...MAINLY
  SOUTHEAST PORTION.
* MIN TEMPERATURE..........45-51.
* MAX HUMIDITY.............65-80 PERCENT.
* HUMIDITY RECOVERY........GOOD.
* 20-FOOT WINDS............
*     VALLEYS/LWR SLOPES...NORTHWEST WINDS 7 TO 13 MPH SHIFTING TO THE
      SOUTHWEST 3 TO 6 MPH AFTER MIDNIGHT.
*     RIDGES/UPR SLOPES....NORTHWEST WINDS 7 TO 13 MPH SHIFTING TO THE
      SOUTHWEST 3 TO 6 MPH AFTER MIDNIGHT.
* CWR......................LESS THAN 10 PERCENT.
* LAL......................2 DECREASING TO 1 AFTER MIDNIGHT.
* HAINES INDEX.............3 (VERY LOW).
* MIXING HEIGHT............200 FT AGL.
* TRANSPORT WINDS..........NORTHWEST 5 TO 15 MPH.

.WEDNESDAY...
* SKY/WEATHER..............MOSTLY SUNNY.
* MAX TEMPERATURE..........78-83.
* MIN HUMIDITY.............11-16 PERCENT.
* 20-FOOT WINDS............
*     VALLEYS/LWR SLOPES...UPSLOPE LESS THAN 5 MPH BECOMING NORTHWEST 6
      TO 11 MPH IN THE AFTERNOON.
*     RIDGES/UPR SLOPES....LIGHT LESS THAN 5 MPH BECOMING NORTHWEST 3
      TO 8 MPH IN THE AFTERNOON.
* CWR......................0 PERCENT.
* LAL......................1.
* HAINES INDEX.............4 (LOW).
* MIXING HEIGHT............10600 FT AGL.
* TRANSPORT WINDS..........WEST 5 TO 15 MPH.


.FORECAST DAYS 3 THROUGH 7......
.THURSDAY...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS 41 TO 48. HIGHS 77 TO 83. WEST
WINDS 4 TO 9 MPH.
.FRIDAY...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS 47 TO 54. HIGHS 77 TO 87. NORTHEAST
WINDS 1 TO 5 MPH.
.SATURDAY...A SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS. MOSTLY
CLOUDY. LOWS 50 TO 58. HIGHS 75 TO 87. WEST WINDS 4 TO 9 MPH.
.SUNDAY...A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS. MOSTLY CLOUDY.
LOWS 47 TO 55. HIGHS 75 TO 82. SOUTH WINDS 2 TO 7 MPH.
.MONDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH A SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND
THUNDERSTORMS. LOWS 48 TO 55. HIGHS 75 TO 82. WEST WINDS 2 TO 7
MPH.

$$

ORZ641-WAZ641-050000-
LOWER COLUMBIA BASIN OF OREGON-LOWER COLUMBIA BASIN OF WASHINGTON-
556 AM PDT TUE AUG 4 2015

...RED FLAG WARNING IN EFFECT UNTIL 9 PM PDT THIS EVENING...

.TODAY...
* SKY/WEATHER..............PARTLY CLOUDY THEN BECOMING MOSTLY
  SUNNY.
* MAX TEMPERATURE..........85-94...EXCEPT 82-89 RIDGES.
* MIN HUMIDITY.............13-18 PERCENT.
* 20-FOOT WINDS............
*     VALLEYS/LWR SLOPES...SOUTHWEST WINDS 2 TO 7 MPH INCREASING TO
      WEST 9 TO 15 MPH IN THE AFTERNOON.
*     RIDGES/UPR SLOPES....SOUTHWEST WINDS 2 TO 7 MPH SHIFTING TO THE
      WEST 7 TO 13 MPH IN THE AFTERNOON.
* CWR......................0 PERCENT.
* LAL......................1.
* HAINES INDEX.............3 (VERY LOW).
* MIXING HEIGHT............11400 FT AGL.
* TRANSPORT WINDS..........SOUTHWEST 5 TO 10 MPH SHIFTING TO THE
  WEST 10 TO 20 MPH IN THE AFTERNOON.

.TONIGHT...
* SKY/WEATHER..............MOSTLY CLEAR.
* MIN TEMPERATURE..........52-58.
* MAX HUMIDITY.............56-71 PERCENT.
* HUMIDITY RECOVERY........MODERATE.
* 20-FOOT WINDS............
*     VALLEYS/LWR SLOPES...WEST WINDS 10 TO 16 MPH WITH GUSTS UP TO 30
      MPH BECOMING SOUTHWEST 3 TO 8 MPH AFTER MIDNIGHT.
*     RIDGES/UPR SLOPES....WEST WINDS 12 TO 19 MPH DECREASING TO 3 TO 8
      MPH AFTER MIDNIGHT.
* CWR......................0 PERCENT.
* LAL......................1.
* HAINES INDEX.............3 (VERY LOW).
* MIXING HEIGHT............200 FT AGL.
* TRANSPORT WINDS..........WEST 10 TO 20 MPH DECREASING TO 5 TO 10
  MPH AFTER MIDNIGHT.

.WEDNESDAY...
* SKY/WEATHER..............MOSTLY SUNNY.
* MAX TEMPERATURE..........80-87.
* MIN HUMIDITY.............15-20 PERCENT.
* 20-FOOT WINDS............
*     VALLEYS/LWR SLOPES...WEST WINDS 6 TO 12 MPH.
*     RIDGES/UPR SLOPES....WEST WINDS 7 TO 13 MPH.
* CWR......................0 PERCENT.
* LAL......................1.
* HAINES INDEX.............4 (LOW).
* MIXING HEIGHT............8600 FT AGL.
* TRANSPORT WINDS..........WEST 5 TO 20 MPH.


.FORECAST DAYS 3 THROUGH 7......
.THURSDAY...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS 50 TO 55. HIGHS 80 TO 87. WEST
WINDS 7 TO 13 MPH.
.FRIDAY...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS 55 TO 60. HIGHS 80 TO 92. WEST WINDS
1 TO 5 MPH.
.SATURDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY WITH A SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND
THUNDERSTORMS. LOWS 59 TO 64. HIGHS 82 TO 92. SOUTHWEST WINDS
4 TO 10 MPH.
.SUNDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY WITH A SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND
THUNDERSTORMS. LOWS 58 TO 63. HIGHS 81 TO 91. SOUTHWEST WINDS
5 TO 11 MPH.
.MONDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS 57 TO 63. HIGHS 81 TO 89. SOUTHWEST
WINDS 4 TO 9 MPH.

$$

ORZ642-050000-
SOUTHERN BLUE AND STRAWBERRY MOUNTAINS-
556 AM PDT TUE AUG 4 2015

.TODAY...
* SKY/WEATHER..............PARTLY CLOUDY. ISOLATED SHOWERS AND
  THUNDERSTORMS IN THE AFTERNOON.
* MAX TEMPERATURE..........80-88...EXCEPT 77-82 RIDGES.
* MIN HUMIDITY.............17-22 PERCENT.
* 20-FOOT WINDS............
*     VALLEYS/LWR SLOPES...UPSLOPE LESS THAN 5 MPH BECOMING WEST 2 TO 5
      MPH IN THE AFTERNOON.
*     RIDGES/UPR SLOPES....LIGHT LESS THAN 5 MPH BECOMING WEST 2 TO 6
      MPH IN THE AFTERNOON.
* CWR......................10 PERCENT.
* LAL......................1 INCREASING TO 3 IN THE AFTERNOON.
* HAINES INDEX.............3 (VERY LOW).
* MIXING HEIGHT............12000 FT AGL.
* TRANSPORT WINDS..........WEST UP TO 15 MPH INCREASING TO 10 TO 15
  MPH IN THE AFTERNOON.

.TONIGHT...
* SKY/WEATHER..............PARTLY CLOUDY. A SLIGHT CHANCE OF
  SHOWERS...EXCEPT A CHANCE SHOWERS SOUTH PORTION AFTER MIDNIGHT.
  A SLIGHT CHANCE OF THUNDERSTORMS THROUGH THE NIGHT.
* MIN TEMPERATURE..........46-54.
* MAX HUMIDITY.............57-72 PERCENT.
* HUMIDITY RECOVERY........GOOD...EXCEPT MODERATE RIDGES.
* 20-FOOT WINDS............
*     VALLEYS/LWR SLOPES...WEST WINDS 3 TO 7 MPH IN THE EVENING
      BECOMING DRAINAGE WINDS LESS THAN 5 MPH.
*     RIDGES/UPR SLOPES....NORTHWEST WINDS 2 TO 7 MPH.
* CWR......................10 PERCENT.
* LAL......................2.
* HAINES INDEX.............3 (VERY LOW).
* MIXING HEIGHT............500 FT AGL.
* TRANSPORT WINDS..........NORTH UP TO 15 MPH.

.WEDNESDAY...
* SKY/WEATHER..............PARTLY CLOUDY. A SLIGHT CHANCE OF
  SHOWERS WEST PORTION THROUGH THE DAY. A SLIGHT CHANCE OF
  THUNDERSTORMS SOUTHEAST PORTION IN THE AFTERNOON.
* MAX TEMPERATURE..........74-83...EXCEPT 71-76 RIDGES.
* MIN HUMIDITY.............13-18 PERCENT.
* 20-FOOT WINDS............
*     VALLEYS/LWR SLOPES...UPSLOPE LESS THAN 5 MPH BECOMING WEST 3 TO 7
      MPH IN THE AFTERNOON.
*     RIDGES/UPR SLOPES....LIGHT LESS THAN 5 MPH BECOMING WEST 3 TO 8
      MPH IN THE AFTERNOON.
* CWR......................10 PERCENT.
* LAL......................1 INCREASING TO 2 IN THE AFTERNOON.
* HAINES INDEX.............3 (VERY LOW).
* MIXING HEIGHT............12300 FT AGL.
* TRANSPORT WINDS..........WEST 5 TO 15 MPH.


.FORECAST DAYS 3 THROUGH 7......
.THURSDAY...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS 40 TO 46. HIGHS 75 TO 83. WEST
WINDS 2 TO 7 MPH.
.FRIDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS 44 TO 51. HIGHS 79 TO 86. NORTHEAST
WINDS 1 TO 5 MPH.
.SATURDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND A SLIGHT
CHANCE OF THUNDERSTORMS. LOWS 51 TO 56. HIGHS 72 TO 80. NORTHWEST
WINDS 2 TO 7 MPH.
.SUNDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND A SLIGHT
CHANCE OF THUNDERSTORMS. LOWS 44 TO 51. HIGHS 74 TO 80. SOUTHWEST
WINDS 2 TO 7 MPH.
.MONDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH A SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND
THUNDERSTORMS. LOWS 43 TO 52. HIGHS 73 TO 82. NORTHWEST WINDS 1
TO 6 MPH.

$$

ORZ643-WAZ643-050000-
NORTHERN BLUE MOUNTAINS OF OREGON-BLUE MOUNTAINS OF WASHINGTON-
556 AM PDT TUE AUG 4 2015

.TODAY...
* SKY/WEATHER..............PARTLY CLOUDY THEN BECOMING MOSTLY
  SUNNY. AREAS OF SMOKE IN THE MORNING. HAZY IN THE AFTERNOON.
* MAX TEMPERATURE..........80-89...EXCEPT 73-79 RIDGES.
* MIN HUMIDITY.............18-24 PERCENT.
* 20-FOOT WINDS............
*     VALLEYS/LWR SLOPES...WEST WINDS 3 TO 8 MPH.
*     RIDGES/UPR SLOPES....SOUTHWEST WINDS 3 TO 8 MPH.
* CWR......................0 PERCENT.
* LAL......................1.
* HAINES INDEX.............3 (VERY LOW).
* MIXING HEIGHT............10100 FT AGL.
* TRANSPORT WINDS..........SOUTHWEST UP TO 10 MPH SHIFTING TO THE
  WEST IN THE AFTERNOON.

.TONIGHT...
* SKY/WEATHER..............MOSTLY CLEAR.
* MIN TEMPERATURE..........49-57.
* MAX HUMIDITY.............52-67 PERCENT.
* HUMIDITY RECOVERY........MODERATE.
* 20-FOOT WINDS............
*     VALLEYS/LWR SLOPES...WEST WINDS 3 TO 8 MPH.
*     RIDGES/UPR SLOPES....WEST WINDS 3 TO 8 MPH.
* CWR......................0 PERCENT.
* LAL......................1.
* HAINES INDEX.............3 (VERY LOW).
* MIXING HEIGHT............300 FT AGL.
* TRANSPORT WINDS..........WEST 5 TO 20 MPH.

.WEDNESDAY...
* SKY/WEATHER..............MOSTLY SUNNY.
* MAX TEMPERATURE..........73-82...EXCEPT 67-72 RIDGES.
* MIN HUMIDITY.............15-20 PERCENT.
* 20-FOOT WINDS............
*     VALLEYS/LWR SLOPES...WEST WINDS 3 TO 8 MPH.
*     RIDGES/UPR SLOPES....WEST WINDS 3 TO 8 MPH.
* CWR......................0 PERCENT.
* LAL......................1.
* HAINES INDEX.............4 (LOW).
* MIXING HEIGHT............8700 FT AGL.
* TRANSPORT WINDS..........WEST 5 TO 15 MPH.


.FORECAST DAYS 3 THROUGH 7......
.THURSDAY...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS 45 TO 53. HIGHS 70 TO 81. WEST
WINDS 4 TO 9 MPH.
.FRIDAY...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS 49 TO 56. HIGHS 72 TO 87. EAST WINDS
2 TO 7 MPH.
.SATURDAY...A SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS. MOSTLY
CLOUDY. LOWS 54 TO 62. HIGHS 74 TO 87. WEST WINDS 2 TO 7 MPH.
.SUNDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND
THUNDERSTORMS. LOWS 52 TO 60. HIGHS 74 TO 84. SOUTHWEST WINDS
4 TO 9 MPH.
.MONDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH A SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND
THUNDERSTORMS. LOWS 53 TO 61. HIGHS 72 TO 83. WEST WINDS 1 TO
6 MPH.

$$

ORZ644-050000-
CENTRAL BLUE MOUNTAINS-
556 AM PDT TUE AUG 4 2015

.TODAY...
* SKY/WEATHER..............PARTLY CLOUDY THEN BECOMING MOSTLY
  SUNNY. ISOLATED SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS EAST PORTION IN THE
  AFTERNOON.
* MAX TEMPERATURE..........81-88...EXCEPT 77-82 RIDGES.
* MIN HUMIDITY.............17-22 PERCENT.
* 20-FOOT WINDS............
*     VALLEYS/LWR SLOPES...UPSLOPE LESS THAN 5 MPH BECOMING WEST 2 TO 7
      MPH IN THE AFTERNOON.
*     RIDGES/UPR SLOPES....LIGHT LESS THAN 5 MPH BECOMING WEST 2 TO 7
      MPH IN THE AFTERNOON.
* CWR......................LESS THAN 10 PERCENT.
* LAL......................1 INCREASING TO 2 IN THE AFTERNOON.
* HAINES INDEX.............3 (VERY LOW).
* MIXING HEIGHT............11500 FT AGL.
* TRANSPORT WINDS..........WEST UP TO 15 MPH.

.TONIGHT...
* SKY/WEATHER..............PARTLY CLOUDY. A SLIGHT CHANCE OF
  THUNDERSTORMS EAST PORTION IN THE EVENING. A SLIGHT CHANCE OF
  SHOWERS THROUGH THE NIGHT.
* MIN TEMPERATURE..........48-53.
* MAX HUMIDITY.............59-74 PERCENT...EXCEPT 52-63 PERCENT
  RIDGES.
* HUMIDITY RECOVERY........GOOD...EXCEPT MODERATE RIDGES.
* 20-FOOT WINDS............
*     VALLEYS/LWR SLOPES...NORTHWEST WINDS 3 TO 8 MPH IN THE EVENING
      BECOMING DRAINAGE WINDS LESS THAN 5 MPH.
*     RIDGES/UPR SLOPES....NORTHWEST WINDS 2 TO 7 MPH IN THE EVENING
      BECOMING LIGHT WINDS LESS THAN 5 MPH.
* CWR......................LESS THAN 10 PERCENT.
* LAL......................2 DECREASING TO 1 AFTER MIDNIGHT.
* HAINES INDEX.............3 (VERY LOW).
* MIXING HEIGHT............300 FT AGL.
* TRANSPORT WINDS..........NORTHWEST UP TO 15 MPH.

.WEDNESDAY...
* SKY/WEATHER..............PARTLY CLOUDY. A SLIGHT CHANCE OF
  SHOWERS EAST PORTION IN THE MORNING.
* MAX TEMPERATURE..........75-82...EXCEPT 70-75 RIDGES.
* MIN HUMIDITY.............13-18 PERCENT.
* 20-FOOT WINDS............
*     VALLEYS/LWR SLOPES...UPSLOPE LESS THAN 5 MPH BECOMING NORTHWEST 3
      TO 8 MPH IN THE AFTERNOON.
*     RIDGES/UPR SLOPES....WEST WINDS 2 TO 7 MPH.
* CWR......................LESS THAN 10 PERCENT.
* LAL......................1.
* HAINES INDEX.............4 (LOW).
* MIXING HEIGHT............11100 FT AGL.
* TRANSPORT WINDS..........WEST 5 TO 15 MPH.


.FORECAST DAYS 3 THROUGH 7......
.THURSDAY...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS 44 TO 49. HIGHS 74 TO 81. WEST
WINDS 4 TO 9 MPH.
.FRIDAY...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS 47 TO 52. HIGHS 79 TO 87. NORTHEAST
WINDS 1 TO 5 MPH.
.SATURDAY...A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND A SLIGHT CHANCE OF
THUNDERSTORMS. MOSTLY CLOUDY. LOWS 53 TO 58. HIGHS 73 TO 82. WEST
WINDS 2 TO 7 MPH.
.SUNDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND
THUNDERSTORMS. LOWS 50 TO 55. HIGHS 74 TO 82. SOUTHWEST WINDS
3 TO 8 MPH.
.MONDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH A SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND
THUNDERSTORMS. LOWS 51 TO 56. HIGHS 74 TO 82. WEST WINDS 1 TO
5 MPH.

$$

ORZ645-WAZ645-050000-
WALLOWA DISTRICT-ASOTIN COUNTY-
556 AM PDT TUE AUG 4 2015

.TODAY...
* SKY/WEATHER..............PARTLY CLOUDY THEN BECOMING MOSTLY
  SUNNY. HAZY IN THE AFTERNOON. ISOLATED SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS
  IN THE AFTERNOON.
* MAX TEMPERATURE..........82-90...EXCEPT 75-81 RIDGES.
* MIN HUMIDITY.............16-22 PERCENT.
* 20-FOOT WINDS............
*     VALLEYS/LWR SLOPES...UPSLOPE LESS THAN 5 MPH BECOMING WEST 2 TO 6
      MPH IN THE AFTERNOON.
*     RIDGES/UPR SLOPES....LIGHT LESS THAN 5 MPH BECOMING WEST 2 TO 6
      MPH IN THE AFTERNOON.
* CWR......................LESS THAN 10 PERCENT.
* LAL......................1 INCREASING TO 2 IN THE AFTERNOON.
* HAINES INDEX.............3 (VERY LOW).
* MIXING HEIGHT............12300 FT AGL.
* TRANSPORT WINDS..........WEST UP TO 15 MPH.

.TONIGHT...
* SKY/WEATHER..............PARTLY CLOUDY. A SLIGHT CHANCE OF
  SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS.
* MIN TEMPERATURE..........50-59.
* MAX HUMIDITY.............51-66 PERCENT.
* HUMIDITY RECOVERY........MODERATE.
* 20-FOOT WINDS............
*     VALLEYS/LWR SLOPES...WEST WINDS 1 TO 6 MPH.
*     RIDGES/UPR SLOPES....WEST WINDS 1 TO 6 MPH.
* CWR......................LESS THAN 10 PERCENT.
* LAL......................2.
* HAINES INDEX.............3 (VERY LOW).
* MIXING HEIGHT............100 FT AGL.
* TRANSPORT WINDS..........NORTHWEST UP TO 15 MPH.

.WEDNESDAY...
* SKY/WEATHER..............PARTLY CLOUDY. A SLIGHT CHANCE OF
  SHOWERS.
* MAX TEMPERATURE..........75-82...EXCEPT 69-75 RIDGES.
* MIN HUMIDITY.............13-20 PERCENT.
* 20-FOOT WINDS............
*     VALLEYS/LWR SLOPES...UPSLOPE LESS THAN 5 MPH BECOMING WEST 2 TO 7
      MPH IN THE AFTERNOON.
*     RIDGES/UPR SLOPES....LIGHT LESS THAN 5 MPH BECOMING NORTHWEST 2
      TO 5 MPH IN THE AFTERNOON.
* CWR......................LESS THAN 10 PERCENT.
* LAL......................1.
* HAINES INDEX.............4 (LOW).
* MIXING HEIGHT............12100 FT AGL.
* TRANSPORT WINDS..........WEST UP TO 15 MPH.


.FORECAST DAYS 3 THROUGH 7......
.THURSDAY...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS 46 TO 54. HIGHS 75 TO 83. WEST
WINDS 2 TO 7 MPH.
.FRIDAY...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS 48 TO 55. HIGHS 80 TO 88. NORTHEAST
WINDS 1 TO 6 MPH.
.SATURDAY...A SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS. MOSTLY
CLOUDY. LOWS 55 TO 60. HIGHS 74 TO 85. TERRAIN DRIVEN WINDS LESS
THAN 5 MPH.
.SUNDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH A SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND
THUNDERSTORMS. LOWS 51 TO 59. HIGHS 75 TO 86. SOUTHWEST WINDS
1 TO 5 MPH.
.MONDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH A SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND
THUNDERSTORMS. LOWS 52 TO 60. HIGHS 76 TO 86. TERRAIN DRIVEN
WINDS LESS THAN 5 MPH.

$$

WAZ675-050000-
EASTERN WASHINGTON SOUTHERN COLUMBIA BASIN-
556 AM PDT TUE AUG 4 2015

...RED FLAG WARNING IN EFFECT UNTIL 9 PM PDT THIS EVENING...

.TODAY...
* SKY/WEATHER..............PARTLY CLOUDY THEN BECOMING MOSTLY
  SUNNY.
* MAX TEMPERATURE..........87-95...EXCEPT 80-88 RIDGES.
* MIN HUMIDITY.............13-18 PERCENT.
* 20-FOOT WINDS............
*     VALLEYS/LWR SLOPES...WEST WINDS 4 TO 9 MPH.
*     RIDGES/UPR SLOPES....WEST WINDS 5 TO 11 MPH.
* CWR......................0 PERCENT.
* LAL......................1.
* HAINES INDEX.............3 (VERY LOW).
* MIXING HEIGHT............11100 FT AGL.
* TRANSPORT WINDS..........WEST UP TO 15 MPH INCREASING TO 10 TO 15
  MPH IN THE AFTERNOON.

.TONIGHT...
* SKY/WEATHER..............MOSTLY CLEAR.
* MIN TEMPERATURE..........53-59.
* MAX HUMIDITY.............55-70 PERCENT.
* HUMIDITY RECOVERY........MODERATE.
* 20-FOOT WINDS............
*     VALLEYS/LWR SLOPES...WEST WINDS 6 TO 12 MPH.
*     RIDGES/UPR SLOPES....WEST WINDS 8 TO 14 MPH.
* CWR......................0 PERCENT.
* LAL......................1.
* HAINES INDEX.............4 (LOW).
* MIXING HEIGHT............300 FT AGL.
* TRANSPORT WINDS..........NORTHWEST 5 TO 15 MPH.

.WEDNESDAY...
* SKY/WEATHER..............MOSTLY SUNNY.
* MAX TEMPERATURE..........81-88...EXCEPT 75-81 RIDGES.
* MIN HUMIDITY.............15-21 PERCENT.
* 20-FOOT WINDS............
*     VALLEYS/LWR SLOPES...WEST WINDS 5 TO 11 MPH.
*     RIDGES/UPR SLOPES....WEST WINDS 8 TO 14 MPH.
* CWR......................0 PERCENT.
* LAL......................1.
* HAINES INDEX.............4 (LOW).
* MIXING HEIGHT............9700 FT AGL.
* TRANSPORT WINDS..........WEST 5 TO 15 MPH.


.FORECAST DAYS 3 THROUGH 7......
.THURSDAY...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS 50 TO 58. HIGHS 80 TO 88. WEST
WINDS 7 TO 13 MPH.
.FRIDAY...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS 55 TO 61. HIGHS 82 TO 92. NORTHWEST
WINDS 1 TO 6 MPH.
.SATURDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS 59 TO 65. HIGHS 86 TO 94. WEST
WINDS 3 TO 8 MPH.
.SUNDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS 57 TO 65. HIGHS 83 TO 94. SOUTHWEST
WINDS 4 TO 10 MPH.
.MONDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS 57 TO 64. HIGHS 83 TO 90. WEST
WINDS 2 TO 7 MPH.

$$

WAZ681-050000-
YAKAMA ALPINE DISTRICT-
556 AM PDT TUE AUG 4 2015

.TODAY...
* SKY/WEATHER..............PARTLY CLOUDY THEN BECOMING MOSTLY
  SUNNY.
* MAX TEMPERATURE..........76-84...EXCEPT 67-78 RIDGES.
* MIN HUMIDITY.............17-24 PERCENT.
* 20-FOOT WINDS............
*     VALLEYS/LWR SLOPES...WEST WINDS 3 TO 8 MPH.
*     RIDGES/UPR SLOPES....WEST WINDS 4 TO 9 MPH.
* CWR......................0 PERCENT.
* LAL......................1.
* HAINES INDEX.............3 (VERY LOW).
* MIXING HEIGHT............9700 FT AGL.
* TRANSPORT WINDS..........WEST 5 TO 15 MPH.

.TONIGHT...
* SKY/WEATHER..............MOSTLY CLEAR.
* MIN TEMPERATURE..........45-51.
* MAX HUMIDITY.............66-81 PERCENT.
* HUMIDITY RECOVERY........GOOD.
* 20-FOOT WINDS............
*     VALLEYS/LWR SLOPES...WEST WINDS 5 TO 11 MPH.
*     RIDGES/UPR SLOPES....WEST WINDS 9 TO 15 MPH DECREASING TO 2 TO 7
      MPH AFTER MIDNIGHT.
* CWR......................0 PERCENT.
* LAL......................1.
* HAINES INDEX.............5 (MODERATE).
* MIXING HEIGHT............400 FT AGL.
* TRANSPORT WINDS..........NORTHWEST 5 TO 15 MPH.

.WEDNESDAY...
* SKY/WEATHER..............MOSTLY SUNNY.
* MAX TEMPERATURE..........73-79...EXCEPT 65-74 RIDGES.
* MIN HUMIDITY.............22-31 PERCENT.
* 20-FOOT WINDS............
*     VALLEYS/LWR SLOPES...WEST WINDS 2 TO 7 MPH.
*     RIDGES/UPR SLOPES....WEST WINDS 3 TO 8 MPH.
* CWR......................0 PERCENT.
* LAL......................1.
* HAINES INDEX.............4 (LOW).
* MIXING HEIGHT............8300 FT AGL.
* TRANSPORT WINDS..........WEST 5 TO 15 MPH.


.FORECAST DAYS 3 THROUGH 7......
.THURSDAY...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS 44 TO 49. HIGHS 68 TO 81. WEST
WINDS 4 TO 10 MPH.
.FRIDAY...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS 47 TO 55. HIGHS 70 TO 85. TERRAIN
DRIVEN WINDS LESS THAN 5 MPH.
.SATURDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY WITH A SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND
THUNDERSTORMS. LOWS 51 TO 59. HIGHS 71 TO 86. WEST WINDS 2 TO
7 MPH.
.SUNDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH A SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND
THUNDERSTORMS. LOWS 48 TO 55. HIGHS 67 TO 81. WEST WINDS 4 TO
9 MPH.
.MONDAY...A SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS. MOSTLY CLOUDY. LOWS 48 TO
56. HIGHS 67 TO 79. WEST WINDS 3 TO 8 MPH.

$$


.8-14 DAY OUTLOOK FOR TUESDAY AUGUST 11 THROUGH MONDAY AUGUST 17...

A GREATER CHANCE OF ABOVE NORMAL TEMPERATURES AND NEAR NORMAL
PRECIPITATION AMOUNTS.

$$



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