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Fire Weather Planning Forecast for Western Washington
National Weather Service Seattle WA
411 AM PST Fri Nov 17 2017

Current warnings/watches...none.

.DISCUSSION....A low pressure system over the area early this
morning will move east by this afternoon, and will be followed by
weak high pressure aloft. Weak high pressure aloft will then remain
over the region through Saturday. A strong Pacific storm will impact
the region on Sunday. This system promises to bring locally heavy
rain and strong winds.

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

WAZ649>651-180030-
Western Washington Fire Weather Zones 649-650-651
Area 1...Coastal Lowlands-
411 AM PST Fri Nov 17 2017

.Today...
* Sky/weather..........Mostly cloudy. Scattered rain showers.
* Chance of precip.....50%.
* Max temperature......41-51.
* Min humidity.........70-85 percent.
* 20-foot winds........
*  Valleys/lwr slopes..Southwest winds 3 to 6 mph.
*  Ridges/upr slopes...Southwest winds 4 to 7 mph.
* Mixing height........4100-4300 ft AGL.
* Transport winds......West around 15 mph.

.TONIGHT...
* Sky/weather..........Mostly cloudy. Chance of rain showers.
* Chance of precip.....50%.
* Min temperature......32-42.
* Max humidity.........89-100 percent.
* 20-foot winds........
*  Valleys/lwr slopes..South winds 5 to 8 mph.
*  Ridges/upr slopes...South winds 6 to 9 mph.
* Mixing height........2900-3300 ft AGL.
* Transport winds......Southwest around 15 mph.

.SATURDAY...
* Sky/weather..........Mostly cloudy. Chance of rain through the
  day.
* Chance of precip.....50%.
* Max temperature......43-53.
* Min humidity.........75-90 percent.
* 20-foot winds........
*  Valleys/lwr slopes..South winds 6 to 9 mph.
*  Ridges/upr slopes...South winds 8 to 11 mph.
* Mixing height........3000-3100 ft AGL.
* Transport winds......South 15 to 20 mph.

.SUNDAY...Rain. Lows 38 to 48. Highs 45 to 55. Southwest winds 10 to
16 mph.
.MONDAY...Showers. Lows 35 to 45. Highs 44 to 54. Southwest winds
3 to 6 mph.
.TUESDAY...Rain likely. Lows in the lower 40s. Highs 45 to 55.
Southeast winds 7 to 12 mph.
.WEDNESDAY...Rain. Lows in the upper 40s. Highs in the lower 50s.
.THANKSGIVING DAY...Rain. Lows in the mid 40s. Highs 47 to 57.

.8 TO 14 day OUTLOOK FOR NOV 24 - 30 2017
Above normal temperatures and near normal precipitation.

$$

WAZ652-180030-
Western Washington Fire Weather Zone 652
Area 2...Olympic National Park-Olympic National Forest-West Portion-
411 AM PST Fri Nov 17 2017

.Today...
* Sky/weather..........Mostly cloudy. Numerous rain showers in the
  morning. Numerous snow showers through the day. Chance of rain
  showers in the afternoon.
* Chance of precip.....70%.
* Max temperature......30-40.
* Min humidity.........72-87 percent.
* 20-foot winds........
*  Valleys/lwr slopes..Southwest winds 4 to 7 mph.
*  Ridges/upr slopes...Southwest winds 5 to 8 mph.
* Snow level...........2500 feet.
* Mixing height........3300-3600 ft AGL.
* Transport winds......West around 15 mph.

.TONIGHT...
* Sky/weather..........Mostly cloudy. Chance of rain showers and
  snow showers.
* Chance of precip.....40%.
* Min temperature......22-32.
* Max humidity.........92-100 percent.
* 20-foot winds........
*  Valleys/lwr slopes..South winds 5 to 8 mph.
*  Ridges/upr slopes...South winds 6 to 9 mph.
* Snow level...........3000 feet.
* Mixing height........2000-2400 ft AGL.
* Transport winds......Southwest 10 to 15 mph.

.SATURDAY...
* Sky/weather..........Cloudy. Chance of snow in the morning.
  Chance of rain through the day. Slight chance of snow in the
  afternoon.
* Chance of precip.....40%.
* Max temperature......30-40.
* Min humidity.........84-99 percent.
* 20-foot winds........
*  Valleys/lwr slopes..South winds 7 to 10 mph.
*  Ridges/upr slopes...South winds 8 to 11 mph.
* Snow level...........3500 feet.
* Mixing height........2400-2500 ft AGL.
* Transport winds......South 15 to 20 mph.

.SUNDAY...Rain and snow. Snow level 5500 feet. Lows 31 to 41. Highs
35 to 45. Southwest winds 10 to 17 mph.
.MONDAY...Rain and snow. Snow level 2500 feet. Lows 26 to 36. Highs
34 to 44. Southwest winds 3 to 6 mph.
.TUESDAY...Rain and snow likely. Snow level 6000 feet. Lows 30 to
40. Highs 37 to 47. Southeast winds 8 to 15 mph.
.WEDNESDAY...Rain. Snow level 7000 feet. Lows 38 to 48. Highs 41 to
51.
.THANKSGIVING DAY...Rain and snow. Snow level 4500 feet. Lows 34 to
44. Highs 39 to 49.

.8 TO 14 day OUTLOOK FOR NOV 24 - 30 2017
Above normal temperatures and near normal precipitation.

$$

WAZ661-180030-
Western Washington Fire Weather Zone 661
Area 2...Olympic National Park-Olympic National Forest-East Portion-
411 AM PST Fri Nov 17 2017

.Today...
* Sky/weather..........Partly sunny. Scattered snow showers and
  rain showers.
* Chance of precip.....50%.
* Max temperature......31-41.
* Min humidity.........65-80 percent...except 71-86 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...........2500 feet.
* Mixing height........3000-3700 ft AGL.
* Transport winds......West 10 to 15 mph.

.TONIGHT...
* Sky/weather..........Mostly cloudy. Chance of snow showers and
  rain showers.
* Chance of precip.....40%.
* Min temperature......27-37...except 22-32 ridges.
* Max humidity.........92-100 percent.
* 20-foot winds........
*  Valleys/lwr slopes..Southwest winds 6 to 9 mph.
*  Ridges/upr slopes...Southwest winds 8 to 11 mph.
* Snow level...........3000 feet.
* Mixing height........1700-2300 ft AGL.
* Transport winds......Southwest 10 to 15 mph.

.SATURDAY...
* Sky/weather..........Mostly cloudy. Slight chance of rain and
  snow through the day.
* Chance of precip.....20%.
* Max temperature......36-46...except 30-40 ridges.
* Min humidity.........77-92 percent.
* 20-foot winds........
*  Valleys/lwr slopes..South winds 6 to 9 mph.
*  Ridges/upr slopes...Southwest winds 7 to 10 mph.
* Snow level...........3500 feet.
* Mixing height........2200-2300 ft AGL.
* Transport winds......Southwest around 15 mph.

.SUNDAY...Rain with snow likely. Snow level 5000 feet. Lows 29 to
39. Highs 38 to 48 valleys...31 to 41 ridges. Southwest winds 11 to
21 mph.
.MONDAY...Rain and snow. Snow level 2500 feet. Lows 25 to 35. Highs
34 to 44. West winds 4 to 7 mph.
.TUESDAY...Rain and snow likely. Snow level 6000 feet. Lows 29 to
39. Highs 36 to 46. South winds 6 to 13 mph.
.WEDNESDAY...Rain. Snow level 7500 feet. Lows 36 to 46. Highs 41 to
51.
.THANKSGIVING DAY...Rain with snow likely. Snow level 4500 feet.
Lows 32 to 42. Highs 39 to 49.

.8 TO 14 day OUTLOOK FOR NOV 24 - 30 2017
Above normal temperatures and near normal precipitation.

$$

WAZ653-180030-
Western Washington Fire Weather Zone 653
Area 3...North Puget Sound Lowlands-Whidbey Island-San Juan Islands-
411 AM PST Fri Nov 17 2017

.Today...
* Sky/weather..........Partly sunny. Scattered rain showers.
* Chance of precip.....50%.
* Max temperature......41-51.
* Min humidity.........67-82 percent.
* 20-foot winds........Southwest winds 5 to 8 mph.
* Mixing height........3300-3700 ft AGL.
* Transport winds......Southwest 10 to 15 mph.

.TONIGHT...
* Sky/weather..........Mostly cloudy. Chance of rain showers.
* Chance of precip.....50%.
* Min temperature......33-43.
* Max humidity.........82-97 percent.
* 20-foot winds........South winds 7 to 10 mph.
* Mixing height........1700-2700 ft AGL.
* Transport winds......South 10 to 15 mph.

.SATURDAY...
* Sky/weather..........Mostly cloudy. Slight chance of rain.
* Chance of precip.....20%.
* Max temperature......43-53.
* Min humidity.........69-84 percent.
* 20-foot winds........South winds 8 to 11 mph.
* Mixing height........1800-2300 ft AGL.
* Transport winds......South around 15 mph.

.SUNDAY...Rain. Lows 37 to 47. Highs around 50. South winds 10 to
19 mph.
.MONDAY...Rain. Lows 35 to 45. Highs 43 to 53. South winds 4 to
7 mph.
.TUESDAY...Rain likely. Lows around 40. Highs 44 to 54. Southeast
winds 7 to 12 mph.
.WEDNESDAY THROUGH THANKSGIVING DAY...Rain likely. Lows 39 to 49.
Highs 48 to 58.

.8 TO 14 day OUTLOOK FOR NOV 24 - 30 2017
Above normal temperatures and near normal precipitation.

$$

WAZ654>657-180030-
Western Washington Fire Weather Zones 654-655-656-657
Area 4...Interior Lowlands-
411 AM PST Fri Nov 17 2017

.Today...
* Sky/weather..........Mostly cloudy. Scattered rain showers.
* Chance of precip.....50%.
* Max temperature......40-50.
* Min humidity.........73-88 percent.
* 20-foot winds........Southwest winds 5 to 8 mph.
* Mixing height........2600-3300 ft AGL.
* Transport winds......Southwest around 15 mph.

.TONIGHT...
* Sky/weather..........Mostly cloudy. Chance of rain showers
  through the night.
* Chance of precip.....50%.
* Min temperature......31-41.
* Max humidity.........84-99 percent.
* 20-foot winds........South winds 5 to 8 mph.
* Mixing height........1800-2600 ft AGL.
* Transport winds......Southwest around 15 mph.

.SATURDAY...
* Sky/weather..........Mostly cloudy. Slight chance of rain.
* Chance of precip.....20%.
* Max temperature......43-53.
* Min humidity.........68-83 percent.
* 20-foot winds........South winds 5 to 8 mph.
* Mixing height........2200-2800 ft AGL.
* Transport winds......South 10 to 15 mph.

.SUNDAY...Rain. Lows 35 to 45. Highs in the upper 40s. South winds
7 to 13 mph.
.MONDAY...Rain. Lows in the lower 40s. Highs 43 to 53. South winds
3 to 6 mph.
.TUESDAY...Rain likely. Lows around 40. Highs 45 to 55. Southeast
winds 6 to 11 mph.
.WEDNESDAY...Rain. Lows in the mid 40s. Highs 48 to 58.
.THANKSGIVING DAY...Rain likely. Lows in the mid 40s. Highs 48 to
58.

.8 TO 14 day OUTLOOK FOR NOV 24 - 30 2017
Above normal temperatures and near normal precipitation.

$$

WAZ658-659-180030-
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-
411 AM PST Fri Nov 17 2017

.Today...
* Sky/weather..........Mostly cloudy. Numerous rain showers in the
  morning. Numerous snow showers through the day. Chance of rain
  showers in the afternoon.
* Chance of precip.....70%.
* Max temperature......33-43...except 27-37 ridges.
* Min humidity.........77-92 percent.
* 20-foot winds........
*  Valleys/lwr slopes..Southwest winds 7 to 10 mph.
*  Ridges/upr slopes...West winds 8 to 11 mph.
* Snow level...........2000 feet.
* Mixing height........2800-3000 ft AGL.
* Transport winds......West around 20 mph.

.TONIGHT...
* Sky/weather..........Mostly cloudy. Chance of snow showers and
  rain showers.
* Chance of precip.....50%.
* Min temperature......28-38...except 22-32 ridges.
* Max humidity.........92-100 percent.
* 20-foot winds........
*  Valleys/lwr slopes..South winds 6 to 9 mph.
*  Ridges/upr slopes...Southwest winds 7 to 10 mph.
* Snow level...........3000 feet.
* Mixing height........2100-2500 ft AGL.
* Transport winds......Southwest around 15 mph.

.SATURDAY...
* Sky/weather..........Partly sunny. Slight chance of rain and snow
  in the morning.
* Chance of precip.....20% decreasing to 10% in the afternoon.
* Max temperature......36-46...except 31-41 ridges.
* Min humidity.........69-84 percent.
* 20-foot winds........
*  Valleys/lwr slopes..Southeast winds around 8 mph shifting to the
   southwest around 5 mph in the afternoon.
*  Ridges/upr slopes...Southeast winds around 6 mph shifting to the
   southwest around 5 mph in the afternoon.
* Snow level...........3500 feet.
* Mixing height........2000-2300 ft AGL.
* Transport winds......South around 5 mph.

.SUNDAY...Rain and snow. Snow level 3500 feet. Lows 28 to 38. Highs
39 to 49 valleys...in the upper 30s ridges. South winds 7 to 14 mph.
.MONDAY...showers. Snow level 3000 feet. Lows 30 to 40. Highs 38 to
48 valleys...31 to 41 ridges. West winds 6 to 11 mph.
.TUESDAY...Mostly cloudy with rain likely and chance of snow. Snow
level 6000 feet. Lows 30 to 40. Highs 41 to 51 valleys...34 to
44 ridges. Southeast winds 7 to 14 mph.
.WEDNESDAY...Rain. Snow level 7500 feet. Lows 36 to 46. Highs 44 to
54 valleys...37 to 47 ridges.
.THANKSGIVING DAY...Rain and snow likely. Snow level 5000 feet. Lows
34 to 44. Highs 44 to 54 valleys...37 to 47 ridges.

.8 TO 14 day OUTLOOK FOR NOV 24 - 30 2017
Above normal temperatures and near normal precipitation.

$$


WAZ662-180030-
Western Washington Fire Weather Zone 662
Area 6...North Cascades National Park-Lake Chelan National
Recreational Area-
411 AM PST Fri Nov 17 2017

.Today...
* Sky/weather..........Mostly cloudy. Numerous snow showers.
* Chance of precip.....70%.
* Max temperature......34-44...except 27-37 ridges.
* Min humidity.........65-76 percent...except 59-74 percent ridges.
* 20-foot winds........
*  Valleys/lwr slopes..Northwest winds 7 to 10 mph.
*  Ridges/upr slopes...West winds 13 to 16 mph.
* Snow level...........2500 feet.
* Mixing height........3800-4400 ft AGL.
* Transport winds......West around 25 mph.

.TONIGHT...
* Sky/weather..........Mostly cloudy. Snow showers likely.
* Chance of precip.....60%.
* Min temperature......21-31.
* Max humidity.........79-94 percent.
* 20-foot winds........
*  Valleys/lwr slopes..North winds around 6 mph shifting to the east
   around 3 mph after midnight.
*  Ridges/upr slopes...Southwest winds 9 to 12 mph.
* Snow level...........2500 feet.
* Mixing height........3000-3200 ft AGL.
* Transport winds......West around 20 mph.

.SATURDAY...
* Sky/weather..........Mostly cloudy. Slight chance of snow through
  the day.
* Chance of precip.....20%.
* Max temperature......34-44...except 28-38 ridges.
* Min humidity.........64-79 percent.
* 20-foot winds........
*  Valleys/lwr slopes..Southeast winds 3 to 5 mph.
*  Ridges/upr slopes...South winds 6 to 9 mph.
* Snow level...........3000 feet.
* Mixing height........2500-3000 ft AGL.
* Transport winds......Southwest around 10 mph.

.SUNDAY...Snow and rain. Snow level 3000 feet. Lows 22 to 32. Highs
30 to 40. South winds 6 to 11 mph.
.MONDAY...Snow and rain. Snow level 3000 feet. Lows 23 to 33. Highs
29 to 39. Northwest winds 6 to 9 mph.
.TUESDAY...Rain and snow likely. Snow level 3500 feet. Lows 24 to
34. Highs 31 to 41. Southeast winds 4 to 14 mph.
.WEDNESDAY THROUGH THANKSGIVING DAY...Rain and snow. Snow level
5750 feet. Lows 28 to 38. Highs 34 to 44.

.8 TO 14 day OUTLOOK FOR NOV 24 - 30 2017
Above normal temperatures and near normal precipitation.

$$

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