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Fire Weather Planning Forecast for Western Washington
National Weather Service Seattle WA
356 AM PDT Fri Apr 21 2017

Current warnings/watches...none.

.DISCUSSION....An upper level ridge will move into the area today.
This combined with developing offshore flow in the lower levels
will result in sunny skies by afternoon and high temperatures a
few degrees above normal. The dry spell will be short lived. A
series of weather systems will take aim at Western Washington
beginning Saturday and continuing into the middle of next week.

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

WAZ649>651-212315-
Western Washington Fire Weather Zones 649-650-651
Area 1...Coastal Lowlands-
356 AM PDT Fri Apr 21 2017

.Today...
* Sky/weather..........Mostly sunny.
* Chance of precip.....0%.
* Max temperature......57-67.
* Min humidity.........37-52 percent...except 43-58 percent ridges.
* 20-foot winds........
*  Valleys/lwr slopes..Southeast winds 4 to 7 mph.
*  Ridges/upr slopes...Southeast winds 4 to 7 mph.
* Mixing height........2700-3700 ft AGL.
* Transport winds......East around 5 mph increasing to around 15
  mph in the afternoon.

.TONIGHT...
* Sky/weather..........Mostly clear then becoming mostly cloudy.
* Chance of precip.....0%.
* Min temperature......39-49.
* Max humidity.........86-100 percent.
* 20-foot winds........
*  Valleys/lwr slopes..East winds 5 to 8 mph.
*  Ridges/upr slopes...East winds 6 to 9 mph.
* Mixing height........3000 ft AGL decreasing to 800 ft AGL after
  midnight.
* Transport winds......East around 15 mph.

.SATURDAY...
* Sky/weather..........Mostly cloudy. Rain likely in the morning,
  then rain in the afternoon.
* Chance of precip.....85%.
* Max temperature......48-58.
* Min humidity.........64-79 percent.
* 20-foot winds........
*  Valleys/lwr slopes..South winds 7 to 10 mph.
*  Ridges/upr slopes...South winds 7 to 10 mph.
* Mixing height........1200-2200 ft AGL.
* Transport winds......Southeast 15 to 20 mph.

.SUNDAY...Showers. Lows 40 to 50. Highs 48 to 58. Southwest winds
5 to 8 mph.
.MONDAY...Rain. Lows in the mid 40s. Highs 46 to 56. Southeast winds
5 to 8 mph.
.TUESDAY...Showers. Lows in the mid 40s. Highs 46 to 56. Southeast
winds 6 to 9 mph.
.WEDNESDAY...Cloudy with rain likely. Lows in the mid 40s. Highs
48 to 58.
.THURSDAY...Mostly cloudy with a chance of showers. Lows in the
lower 40s. Highs 48 to 58.

.8 TO 14 day OUTLOOK FOR APR 28 - MAY 04, 2017
Below normal temperatures and near normal precipitation.

$$

WAZ652-212315-
Western Washington Fire Weather Zone 652
Area 2...Olympic National Park-Olympic National Forest-West Portion-
356 AM PDT Fri Apr 21 2017

.Today...
* Sky/weather..........Mostly sunny.
* Chance of precip.....0%.
* Max temperature......46-56.
* Min humidity.........54-69 percent...except 60-75 percent ridges.
* 20-foot winds........
*  Valleys/lwr slopes..Southeast winds 4 to 7 mph.
*  Ridges/upr slopes...Southeast winds 4 to 7 mph.
* Snow level...........4500 feet.
* Mixing height........1800 ft AGL increasing to 4300 ft AGL in the
  afternoon.
* Transport winds......East 5 to 10 mph.

.TONIGHT...
* Sky/weather..........Mostly clear then becoming mostly cloudy.
* Chance of precip.....0%.
* Min temperature......35-45.
* Max humidity.........84-99 percent...except 93-100 percent
  ridges.
* 20-foot winds........
*  Valleys/lwr slopes..Southeast winds 5 to 9 mph.
*  Ridges/upr slopes...Southeast winds 5 to 9 mph.
* Snow level...........6000 feet.
* Mixing height........3900 ft AGL decreasing to 800 ft AGL after
  midnight.
* Transport winds......Southeast around 10 mph.

.SATURDAY...
* Sky/weather..........Cloudy. Rain likely in the morning, then
  rain in the afternoon.
* Chance of precip.....80%.
* Max temperature......39-49.
* Min humidity.........57-72 percent.
* 20-foot winds........
*  Valleys/lwr slopes..South winds 8 to 11 mph.
*  Ridges/upr slopes...South winds 9 to 12 mph.
* Snow level...........5500 feet.
* Mixing height........600 ft AGL increasing to 2700 ft AGL in the
  afternoon.
* Transport winds......Southeast 10 to 15 mph.

.SUNDAY...showers. Snow level 4500 feet. Lows 32 to 42. Highs 42 to
52. Southwest winds 6 to 9 mph.
.MONDAY...Rain and snow. Snow level 4000 feet. Lows 31 to 41. Highs
39 to 49. South winds 3 to 8 mph.
.TUESDAY...showers. Snow level 4000 feet. Lows 32 to 42. Highs 39 to
49. South winds 6 to 9 mph.
.WEDNESDAY...Cloudy with rain likely. Snow level 4500 feet. Lows
32 to 42. Highs 40 to 50.
.THURSDAY...showers likely. Snow level 3500 feet. Lows 30 to 40.
Highs 40 to 50.

.8 TO 14 day OUTLOOK FOR APR 28 - MAY 04, 2017
Below normal temperatures and near normal precipitation.

$$

WAZ661-212315-
Western Washington Fire Weather Zone 661
Area 2...Olympic National Park-Olympic National Forest-East Portion-
356 AM PDT Fri Apr 21 2017

.Today...
* Sky/weather..........Mostly sunny.
* Chance of precip.....0%.
* Max temperature......48-58...except 43-53 ridges.
* Min humidity.........48-63 percent...except 61-76 percent ridges.
* 20-foot winds........
*  Valleys/lwr slopes..Northeast winds around 3 mph shifting to the
   east around 6 mph in the afternoon.
*  Ridges/upr slopes...East winds 3 to 6 mph.
* Snow level...........4500 feet.
* Mixing height........2000-3000 ft AGL.
* Transport winds......East 5 to 10 mph.

.TONIGHT...
* Sky/weather..........Mostly clear then becoming mostly cloudy.
* Chance of precip.....0%.
* Min temperature......34-44.
* Max humidity.........77-92 percent...except 86-100 percent
  ridges.
* 20-foot winds........
*  Valleys/lwr slopes..East winds 5 to 8 mph.
*  Ridges/upr slopes...East winds 5 to 8 mph.
* Snow level...........6000 feet.
* Mixing height........1200-2200 ft AGL.
* Transport winds......East 10 to 15 mph.

.SATURDAY...
* Sky/weather..........Mostly cloudy. Chance of rain in the
  morning, then rain in the afternoon.
* Chance of precip.....75%.
* Max temperature......45-55...except 39-49 ridges.
* Min humidity.........53-68 percent...except 58-73 percent ridges.
* 20-foot winds........
*  Valleys/lwr slopes..South winds 7 to 10 mph.
*  Ridges/upr slopes...South winds 8 to 12 mph.
* Snow level...........6000 feet.
* Mixing height........800 ft AGL increasing to 2800 ft AGL in the
  afternoon.
* Transport winds......Southeast around 15 mph.

.SUNDAY...showers. Snow level 4500 feet. Lows 31 to 41. Highs 41 to
51. South winds 5 to 10 mph.
.MONDAY...Rain and snow. Snow level 4500 feet. Lows 30 to 40. Highs
39 to 49. South winds 3 to 8 mph.
.TUESDAY...showers. Snow level 4000 feet. Lows 32 to 42. Highs 39 to
49. South winds 5 to 8 mph.
.WEDNESDAY...Cloudy with rain and snow likely. Snow level 4500 feet.
Lows 31 to 41. Highs 43 to 53 valleys...36 to 46 ridges.
.THURSDAY...showers likely. Snow level 4000 feet. Lows 30 to 40.
Highs 40 to 50.

.8 TO 14 day OUTLOOK FOR APR 28 - MAY 04, 2017
Below normal temperatures and near normal precipitation.

$$

WAZ653-212315-
Western Washington Fire Weather Zone 653
Area 3...North Puget Sound Lowlands-Whidbey Island-San Juan Islands-
356 AM PDT Fri Apr 21 2017

.Today...
* Sky/weather..........Partly sunny then becoming sunny.
* Chance of precip.....0%.
* Max temperature......55-65.
* Min humidity.........49-64 percent.
* 20-foot winds........Southeast winds 3 to 6 mph.
* Mixing height........2500-3400 ft AGL.
* Transport winds......East 5 to 10 mph.

.TONIGHT...
* Sky/weather..........Partly cloudy.
* Chance of precip.....0%.
* Min temperature......39-49.
* Max humidity.........83-98 percent.
* 20-foot winds........North winds around 5 mph shifting to the
  east after midnight.
* Mixing height........600-1600 ft AGL.
* Transport winds......East 5 to 10 mph.

.SATURDAY...
* Sky/weather..........Mostly cloudy. Slight chance of rain in the
  morning, then rain likely in the afternoon.
* Chance of precip.....45%.
* Max temperature......51-61.
* Min humidity.........60-75 percent.
* 20-foot winds........Southeast winds around 6 mph shifting to the
  south around 10 mph in the afternoon.
* Mixing height........1200-2200 ft AGL.
* Transport winds......Southeast 15 to 20 mph.

.SUNDAY...Cloudy with showers. Lows in the mid 40s. Highs 51 to 61.
Southwest winds 5 to 8 mph.
.MONDAY...Rain. Lows 40 to 50. Highs 49 to 59. East winds 3 to
6 mph.
.TUESDAY...Cloudy with showers likely. Lows 42 to 52. Highs 49 to
59. Southeast winds 3 to 6 mph.
.WEDNESDAY...Cloudy with a chance of showers. Lows in the mid 40s.
Highs 51 to 61.
.THURSDAY...Mostly cloudy with a chance of showers. Lows 39 to 49.
Highs 51 to 61.

.8 TO 14 day OUTLOOK FOR APR 28 - MAY 04, 2017
Below normal temperatures and near normal precipitation.

$$

WAZ654>657-212315-
Western Washington Fire Weather Zones 654-655-656-657
Area 4...Interior Lowlands-
356 AM PDT Fri Apr 21 2017

.Today...
* Sky/weather..........Partly sunny then becoming sunny. Patchy fog
  in the morning.
* Chance of precip.....0%.
* Max temperature......59-69.
* Min humidity.........34-49 percent.
* 20-foot winds........South winds around 3 mph shifting to the
  east in the afternoon.
* Mixing height........2800-3800 ft AGL.
* Transport winds......East 5 to 10 mph.

.TONIGHT...
* Sky/weather..........Partly cloudy.
* Chance of precip.....0%.
* Min temperature......36-46.
* Max humidity.........78-93 percent.
* 20-foot winds........Northeast winds 5 to 8 mph.
* Mixing height........3600 ft AGL decreasing to 800 ft AGL after
  midnight.
* Transport winds......East around 10 mph.

.SATURDAY...
* Sky/weather..........Mostly cloudy. Chance of rain in the
  morning, then rain in the afternoon.
* Chance of precip.....75%.
* Max temperature......52-62.
* Min humidity.........63-78 percent.
* 20-foot winds........South winds 6 to 10 mph.
* Mixing height........900 ft AGL increasing to 3100 ft AGL in the
  afternoon.
* Transport winds......East around 10 mph shifting to the south in
  the afternoon.

.SUNDAY...Showers. Lows 39 to 49. Highs 52 to 62. Southwest winds
6 to 9 mph.
.MONDAY...Rain. Lows in the lower 40s. Highs 49 to 59. East winds
3 to 4 mph.
.TUESDAY...Showers likely. Lows in the mid 40s. Highs 50 to 60.
Southeast winds 3 to 6 mph.
.WEDNESDAY...Cloudy with rain likely. Lows in the mid 40s. Highs
51 to 61.
.THURSDAY...Cloudy with a chance of showers. Lows in the lower 40s.
Highs 51 to 61.

.8 TO 14 day OUTLOOK FOR APR 28 - MAY 04, 2017
Below normal temperatures and near normal precipitation.

$$

WAZ658-659-212315-
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-
356 AM PDT Fri Apr 21 2017

.Today...
* Sky/weather..........Mostly sunny.
* Chance of precip.....0%.
* Max temperature......51-61...except 43-53 ridges.
* Min humidity.........52-67 percent.
* 20-foot winds........
*  Valleys/lwr slopes..Light winds.
*  Ridges/upr slopes...Southwest winds around 3 mph in the morning
   becoming light.
* Snow level...........4500 feet.
* Mixing height........1900-2900 ft AGL.
* Transport winds......Northeast around 5 mph shifting to the east
  in the afternoon.

.TONIGHT...
* Sky/weather..........Partly cloudy.
* Chance of precip.....0%.
* Min temperature......32-42.
* Max humidity.........80-95 percent.
* 20-foot winds........
*  Valleys/lwr slopes..East winds 3 to 12 mph.
*  Ridges/upr slopes...East winds 5 to 12 mph.
* Snow level...........6500 feet.
* Mixing height........1100-2100 ft AGL.
* Transport winds......East around 15 mph.

.SATURDAY...
* Sky/weather..........Mostly cloudy. Chance of rain and snow in
  the morning, then rain in the afternoon.
* Chance of precip.....75%.
* Max temperature......46-56...except 40-50 ridges.
* Min humidity.........57-72 percent.
* 20-foot winds........
*  Valleys/lwr slopes..Southeast winds around 10 mph shifting to the
   southwest around 9 mph in the afternoon.
*  Ridges/upr slopes...Southeast winds around 12 mph shifting to the
   south around 9 mph in the afternoon.
* Snow level...........6000 feet.
* Mixing height........1100-2100 ft AGL.
* Transport winds......Southeast around 15 mph.

.SUNDAY...showers. Snow level 5000 feet. Lows 30 to 40. Highs 46 to
56 valleys...39 to 49 ridges. Southwest winds 6 to 9 mph.
.MONDAY...Rain and snow. Snow level 4000 feet. Lows 29 to 39. Highs
44 to 54 valleys...37 to 47 ridges. South winds 3 to 6 mph.
.TUESDAY...showers. Snow level 4000 feet. Lows 30 to 40. Highs 44 to
54 valleys...36 to 46 ridges. South winds 4 to 7 mph.
.WEDNESDAY...showers. Snow level 4500 feet. Lows 30 to 40. Highs
45 to 55 valleys...37 to 47 ridges.
.THURSDAY...showers likely. Snow level 4000 feet. Lows 29 to 39.
Highs 45 to 55 valleys...37 to 47 ridges.

.8 TO 14 day OUTLOOK FOR APR 28 - MAY 04, 2017
Below normal temperatures and near normal precipitation.

$$

WAZ662-212315-
Western Washington Fire Weather Zone 662
Area 6...North Cascades National Park-Lake Chelan National
Recreational Area-
356 AM PDT Fri Apr 21 2017

.Today...
* Sky/weather..........Mostly sunny.
* Chance of precip.....0%.
* Max temperature......53-63...except 44-54 ridges.
* Min humidity.........36-51 percent...except 52-67 percent ridges.
* 20-foot winds........
*  Valleys/lwr slopes..Northwest winds around 7 mph in the morning
   becoming light.
*  Ridges/upr slopes...Northwest winds around 8 mph in the morning
   becoming light.
* Snow level...........4500 feet.
* Mixing height........1700-2500 ft AGL.
* Transport winds......Northwest around 10 mph shifting to the
  southeast in the afternoon.

.TONIGHT...
* Sky/weather..........Mostly clear.
* Chance of precip.....0%.
* Min temperature......26-36.
* Max humidity.........88-100 percent.
* 20-foot winds........
*  Valleys/lwr slopes..Southeast winds 6 to 9 mph.
*  Ridges/upr slopes...Southeast winds 6 to 10 mph.
* Snow level...........5500 feet.
* Mixing height........1300-2300 ft AGL.
* Transport winds......Southeast 10 to 15 mph.

.SATURDAY...
* Sky/weather..........Cloudy. Chance of rain and snow in the
  morning, then rain and snow in the afternoon.
* Chance of precip.....60%.
* Max temperature......48-58...except 39-49 ridges.
* Min humidity.........51-66 percent...except 57-72 percent ridges.
* 20-foot winds........
*  Valleys/lwr slopes..Southeast winds 8 to 11 mph.
*  Ridges/upr slopes...Southeast winds 10 to 13 mph.
* Snow level...........6000 feet.
* Mixing height........1500-2500 ft AGL.
* Transport winds......Southeast 15 to 20 mph.

.SUNDAY...showers likely. Snow level 5000 feet. Lows 25 to 35. Highs
51 to 61 valleys...42 to 52 ridges. West winds 6 to 15 mph.
.MONDAY...Snow and rain likely. Snow level 4000 feet. Lows 27 to 37.
Highs 50 to 60 valleys...41 to 51 ridges. Southeast winds 3 to
5 mph.
.TUESDAY...showers. Snow level 4000 feet. Lows 27 to 37. Highs 48 to
58 valleys...40 to 50 ridges. Southeast winds 3 to 5 mph.
.WEDNESDAY...showers likely. Snow level 4500 feet. Lows 27 to 37.
Highs 49 to 59 valleys...39 to 49 ridges.
.THURSDAY...showers likely. Snow level 4000 feet. Lows 26 to 36.
Highs 49 to 59 valleys...40 to 50 ridges.

.8 TO 14 day OUTLOOK FOR APR 28 - MAY 04, 2017
Below normal temperatures and near normal precipitation.

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