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
319 PM PDT WED AUG 20 2014

FLASH FLOOD WATCH IN EFFECT FROM FRIDAY AFTERNOON THROUGH
FRIDAY EVENING FOR CHELAN AND WESTERN OKANOGAN COUNTIES

.DISCUSSION...
SCATTERED SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS WILL BRING BRIEF HEAVY
RAIN...FREQUENT LIGHTNING...AND WIND GUSTS TO 35 MPH TO NORTHEAST
WASHINGTON AND THE NORTH IDAHO PANHANDLE THROUGH THIS EVENING. THE
PANHANDLE AND NORTHERN COUNTIES OF WASHINGTON WILL HAVE A GOOD
CHANCE OF EXPERIENCING THUNDERSTORMS AGAIN THURSDAY. THE BEST
SHOT OF THUNDERSTORMS FOR ALL OF THE FIRE DISTRICTS WILL BE ON
FRIDAY. STORMS WILL BE SLOW MOVING...WHICH WILL HEIGHTEN THE
POTENTIAL FOR LOCALLY HEAVY RAINFALL. A FLASH FLOOD WATCH HAS BEEN
ISSUED FOR FRIDAY...INCLUDING THE CARLTON, LITTLE BRIDGE CREEK,
AND CHIWAUKUM BURN SCARS.


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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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WAZ676-680-211345-
EAST WASHINGTON SOUTH CENTRAL CASCADE VALLEYS (ZONE 676)-
EAST WASHINGTON SOUTH CENTRAL CASCADE MOUNTAINS (ZONE 680)-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...KITTITAS VALLEY...NACHES RIVER VALLEY...
CHINOOK PASS...WHITE PASS
319 PM PDT WED AUG 20 2014

.TONIGHT...
* SKY/WEATHER...MOSTLY CLEAR.
* LAL....1.
* MIN TEMPERATURE...52-58 VALLEYS AND 44-52 MOUNTAINS.
*    24 HR TREND...5 DEGREES COOLER.
* MAX HUMIDITY...65-80 PERCENT.
*    24 HR TREND...5 PERCENT DRIER VALLEYS AND UNCHANGED MOUNTAINS.
* HUMIDITY RECOVERY...GOOD.
* 20-FOOT WIND...
*     VALLEYS/LWR SLOPES...NORTHWEST 9 TO 13 MPH WITH GUSTS TO AROUND
      30 MPH.
*     RIDGES/UPR SLOPES....WEST 7 TO 11 MPH. LOCALIZED RIDGE GUSTS
      TO 24 MPH.
* HAINES INDEX...4 LOW.
* MIXING HEIGHT...400 FT AGL.
* TRANSPORT WINDS...NORTHWEST 13 TO 17 MPH.
* CWR (> 0.10 IN)...0 PERCENT.

.THURSDAY...
* SKY/WEATHER...SUNNY.
* LAL....1.
* MAX TEMPERATURE...74-82 VALLEYS AND 62-72 MOUNTAINS.
*    24 HR TREND...2 DEGREES COOLER.
* MIN HUMIDITY...25-35 PERCENT VALLEYS AND 30-45 PERCENT MOUNTAINS.
*    24 HR TREND...UNCHANGED.
* 20-FOOT WIND...
*     VALLEYS/LWR SLOPES...NORTHWEST 5 TO 7 MPH WITH GUSTS TO
      AROUND 17 MPH.
*     RIDGES/UPR SLOPES....WEST 4 TO 7 MPH BECOMING SOUTHWEST 3 TO
      6 MPH.
* HAINES INDEX...3 VERY LOW.
* MIXING HEIGHT...6500 FT AGL.
* TRANSPORT WINDS...WEST 5 TO 10 MPH.
* CWR (> 0.10 IN)...0 PERCENT.

.THURSDAY NIGHT...
* SKY/WEATHER...PARTLY CLOUDY. SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND
  THUNDERSTORMS OVERNIGHT.
* LAL....2.
* MIN TEMPERATURE...52-59 VALLEYS AND 43-53 MOUNTAINS.
* MAX HUMIDITY...75-90 PERCENT VALLEYS AND 81-100 PERCENT
  MOUNTAINS.
* HUMIDITY RECOVERY...GOOD.
* 20-FOOT WIND...
*     VALLEYS/LWR SLOPES...NORTHWEST 10 TO 14 MPH WITH GUSTS TO
      AROUND 26 MPH IN THE EVENING.
*     RIDGES/UPR SLOPES....NORTHWEST 6 TO 10 MPH. EVENING RIDGE
      GUSTS TO 21 MPH.
* HAINES INDEX...2 VERY LOW.
* MIXING HEIGHT...400 FT AGL.
* TRANSPORT WINDS...NORTHWEST 13 TO 17 MPH.
* CWR (> 0.10 IN)...0 PERCENT.

.FRIDAY...
* SKY/WEATHER...PARTLY SUNNY. CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS.
  LOCALLY HEAVY RAIN POSSIBLE.
* LAL....3.
* MAX TEMPERATURE...74-83 VALLEYS AND 61-71 MOUNTAINS.
* MIN HUMIDITY...30-40 PERCENT VALLEYS AND 40-55 PERCENT MOUNTAINS.
* 20-FOOT WIND...
*     VALLEYS/LWR SLOPES...NORTHWEST 6 TO 10 MPH WITH GUSTS TO AROUND
      20 MPH.
*     RIDGES/UPR SLOPES....NORTHWEST 5 TO 7 MPH.
* HAINES INDEX...2 VERY LOW.
* MIXING HEIGHT...8000 FT AGL.
* TRANSPORT WINDS...NORTH 8 TO 12 MPH.
* CWR (> 0.10 IN)...30 PERCENT.


.FORECAST DAYS 3 THROUGH 7......
.SATURDAY THROUGH SUNDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS 51 TO 58 VALLEYS...
44 TO 54 MOUNTAINS. HIGHS 77 TO 86 VALLEYS...66 TO 76 MOUNTAINS.
WEST WIND 3 TO 7 MPH.
.MONDAY...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS 55 TO 62 VALLEYS...49 TO
58 MOUNTAINS. HIGHS 79 TO 87 VALLEYS...68 TO 78 MOUNTAINS.
NORTHWEST WIND 3 TO 7 MPH.
.TUESDAY THROUGH WEDNESDAY...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS 52 TO 62. HIGHS
84 TO 94 VALLEYS...74 TO 84 MOUNTAINS.

.8 TO 14 DAY OUTLOOK FOR AUG 28 - SEP 03, 2014

ABOVE NORMAL TEMPERATURES AND BELOW NORMAL PRECIPITATION.


$$

WAZ677-682-684-685-211345-
EAST WASHINGTON CENTRAL CASCADE VALLEYS (ZONE 677)-
EAST WASHINGTON CENTRAL CASCADE MOUNTAINS (ZONE 682)-
EAST WASHINGTON OKANOGAN/METHOW VALLEYS (ZONE 684)-
EAST WASHINGTON NORTH CASCADES (ZONE 685)-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...LAKE CHELAN AREA...
WENATCHEE RIVER VALLEY AREA...STEVENS PASS...
LAKE WENATCHEE AREA...CLE ELUM...METHOW RIVER VALLEY...
OKANOGAN VALLEY...NESPELEM...MAZAMA...CONCONULLY...
NORTH CASCADES HIGHWAY...PASAYTEN WILDERNESS
319 PM PDT WED AUG 20 2014

...FLASH FLOOD WATCH IN EFFECT FROM FRIDAY AFTERNOON THROUGH
FRIDAY EVENING...

.TONIGHT...
* SKY/WEATHER...PARTLY CLOUDY. ISOLATED SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS
  IN THE EVENING.
* LAL....2.
* MIN TEMPERATURE...52-59 VALLEYS AND 45-53 MOUNTAINS.
*    24 HR TREND...5 DEGREES COOLER.
* MAX HUMIDITY...75-90 PERCENT.
*    24 HR TREND...15 PERCENT WETTER VALLEYS AND UNCHANGED MOUNTAINS.
* HUMIDITY RECOVERY...GOOD.
* 20-FOOT WIND...
*     VALLEYS/LWR SLOPES...NORTHWEST 5 TO 7 MPH WITH GUSTS TO AROUND 25
      MPH IN THE EVENING.
*     RIDGES/UPR SLOPES....NORTHWEST 6 TO 10 MPH WITH GUSTS AS
      HIGH AS 22 MPH IN THE EVENING.
* HAINES INDEX...3 VERY LOW.
* MIXING HEIGHT...1000 FT AGL.
* TRANSPORT WINDS...NORTHWEST 8 TO 12 MPH.
* CWR (> 0.10 IN)...0 PERCENT.

.THURSDAY...
* SKY/WEATHER...MOSTLY SUNNY. CHANCE OF RAIN SHOWERS AND SLIGHT
  CHANCE OF THUNDERSTORMS IN THE AFTERNOON.
* LAL....3.
* MAX TEMPERATURE...74-83 VALLEYS AND 62-72 MOUNTAINS.
*    24 HR TREND...2 DEGREES COOLER.
* MIN HUMIDITY...25-35 PERCENT VALLEYS AND 30-45 PERCENT MOUNTAINS.
*    24 HR TREND...UNCHANGED VALLEYS AND 5 PERCENT DRIER MOUNTAINS.
* 20-FOOT WIND...
*     VALLEYS/LWR SLOPES...NORTHWEST 4 TO 8 MPH IN THE MORNING SHIFTING
      TO THE SOUTHWEST 3 TO 6 MPH IN THE AFTERNOON.
*     RIDGES/UPR SLOPES....NORTHWEST 3 TO 7 MPH IN THE MORNING SHIFTING
      TO THE SOUTHWEST IN THE AFTERNOON.
* HAINES INDEX...2 VERY LOW.
* MIXING HEIGHT...6500 FT AGL.
* TRANSPORT WINDS...NORTHWEST 3 TO 7 MPH IN THE MORNING SHIFTING TO
  THE SOUTH IN THE AFTERNOON.
* CWR (> 0.10 IN)...20 PERCENT.

.THURSDAY NIGHT...
* SKY/WEATHER...MOSTLY CLOUDY. RAIN SHOWERS LIKELY AND CHANCE OF
  THUNDERSTORMS.
* LAL....3.
* MIN TEMPERATURE...52-60 VALLEYS AND 45-53 MOUNTAINS.
* MAX HUMIDITY...75-90 PERCENT VALLEYS AND 81-100 PERCENT
  MOUNTAINS.
* HUMIDITY RECOVERY...EXCELLENT.
* 20-FOOT WIND...
*     VALLEYS/LWR SLOPES...NORTHWEST 5 TO 9 MPH WITH GUSTS TO AROUND 25
      MPH.
*     RIDGES/UPR SLOPES....NORTHWEST 4 TO 8 MPH.
* HAINES INDEX...2 VERY LOW.
* MIXING HEIGHT...1000 FT AGL.
* TRANSPORT WINDS...NORTH 8 TO 12 MPH.
* CWR (> 0.10 IN)...30 PERCENT.

.FRIDAY...
* SKY/WEATHER...PARTLY SUNNY. SHOWERS LIKELY AND CHANCE OF
  THUNDERSTORMS IN THE AFTERNOON. SLOW MOVING STORMS MAY PRODUCE
  LOCALLY HEAVY RAINFALL.
* LAL....3.
* MAX TEMPERATURE...72-81 VALLEYS AND 60-70 MOUNTAINS.
* MIN HUMIDITY...35-45 PERCENT VALLEYS AND 45-55 PERCENT MOUNTAINS.
* 20-FOOT WIND...
*     VALLEYS/LWR SLOPES...NORTH 5 TO 9 MPH WITH GUSTS TO AROUND 25
      MPH.
*     RIDGES/UPR SLOPES....NORTH 4 TO 8 MPH.
* HAINES INDEX...2 VERY LOW.
* MIXING HEIGHT...8000 FT AGL.
* TRANSPORT WINDS...NORTHEAST 8 TO 12 MPH.
* CWR (> 0.10 IN)...50 PERCENT.


.FORECAST DAYS 3 THROUGH 7......
.SATURDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND
THUNDERSTORMS. LOWS 51 TO 57 VALLEYS...43 TO 52 MOUNTAINS. HIGHS
76 TO 84 VALLEYS...64 TO 74 MOUNTAINS. NORTH WIND 3 TO 7 MPH.
.SUNDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. SLIGHT CHANCE OF RAIN SHOWERS. LOWS
50 TO 57 VALLEYS...45 TO 52 MOUNTAINS. HIGHS 78 TO 86 VALLEYS...
66 TO 76 MOUNTAINS. WEST WIND 3 TO 7 MPH.
.MONDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS 54 TO 62 VALLEYS...48 TO
57 MOUNTAINS. HIGHS 79 TO 87 VALLEYS...67 TO 77 MOUNTAINS.
NORTHWEST WIND 3 TO 7 MPH.
.TUESDAY THROUGH WEDNESDAY...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS 52 TO 62. HIGHS
84 TO 93 VALLEYS...74 TO 84 MOUNTAINS.

.8 TO 14 DAY OUTLOOK FOR AUG 28 - SEP 03, 2014

ABOVE NORMAL TEMPERATURES AND BELOW NORMAL PRECIPITATION.


$$

WAZ687-211345-
EAST WASHINGTON OKANOGAN HIGHLANDS (ZONE 687)-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...KELLER...REPUBLIC...CURLEW
319 PM PDT WED AUG 20 2014

.TONIGHT...
* SKY/WEATHER...SCATTERED SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS IN THE
  EVENING...CAPABLE OF BRIEF HEAVY RAIN...FREQUENT
  LIGHTNING...AND SMALL HAIL.
* LAL....3.
* MIN TEMPERATURE...49-57.
*    24 HR TREND...4 DEGREES COOLER.
* MAX HUMIDITY...75-90 PERCENT VALLEYS AND 70-80 PERCENT MOUNTAINS.
*    24 HR TREND...10 PERCENT DRIER VALLEYS AND UNCHANGED MOUNTAINS.
* HUMIDITY RECOVERY...GOOD.
* 20-FOOT WIND...
*     VALLEYS/LWR SLOPES...DOWNSLOPE/DOWNVALLEY 2 TO 5 MPH. GUSTY
      AND ERRATIC WINDS NEAR THUNDERSTORMS.
*     RIDGES/UPR SLOPES....VARIABLE 2 TO 5 MPH. GUSTY
      AND ERRATIC WINDS NEAR THUNDERSTORMS.
* HAINES INDEX...3 VERY LOW.
* MIXING HEIGHT...NEAR SURFACE.
* TRANSPORT WINDS...NORTH 3 TO 7 MPH.
* CWR (> 0.10 IN)...10 PERCENT.

.THURSDAY...
* SKY/WEATHER...MOSTLY SUNNY THEN BECOMING MOSTLY CLOUDY. RAIN
  SHOWERS LIKELY AND CHANCE OF THUNDERSTORMS IN THE AFTERNOON.
* LAL....3.
* MAX TEMPERATURE...74-83 VALLEYS AND 65-75 MOUNTAINS.
*    24 HR TREND...3 DEGREES COOLER.
* MIN HUMIDITY...30-45 PERCENT VALLEYS AND 40-50 PERCENT MOUNTAINS.
*    24 HR TREND...5 PERCENT WETTER.
* 20-FOOT WIND...
*     VALLEYS/LWR SLOPES...UPSLOPE/UPVALLEY 2 TO 5 MPH. GUSTY AND
      ERRATIC WINDS NEAR THUNDERSTORMS.
*     RIDGES/UPR SLOPES....VARIABLE 2 TO 5 MPH. GUSTY AND ERRATIC
      WINDS NEAR THUNDERSTORMS.
* HAINES INDEX...2 VERY LOW.
* MIXING HEIGHT...6000 FT AGL.
* TRANSPORT WINDS...NORTHEAST 3 TO 7 MPH IN THE MORNING SHIFTING TO
  THE SOUTHEAST IN THE AFTERNOON.
* CWR (> 0.10 IN)...40 PERCENT.

.THURSDAY NIGHT...
* SKY/WEATHER...MOSTLY CLOUDY. RAIN SHOWERS LIKELY AND CHANCE OF
  THUNDERSTORMS IN THE EVENING...THEN CHANCE OF RAIN SHOWERS AND
  SLIGHT CHANCE OF THUNDERSTORMS OVERNIGHT.
* LAL....3.
* MIN TEMPERATURE...48-55 VALLEYS AND 47-52 MOUNTAINS.
* MAX HUMIDITY...81-100 PERCENT.
* HUMIDITY RECOVERY...EXCELLENT.
* 20-FOOT WIND...
*     VALLEYS/LWR SLOPES...DOWNSLOPE/DOWNVALLEY 3 TO 6 MPH IN THE
      EVENING BECOMING NORTH 5 TO 9 MPH OVERNIGHT. GUSTY AND
      ERRATIC WINDS NEAR THUNDERSTORMS.
*     RIDGES/UPR SLOPES....NORTH 5 TO 7 MPH. GUSTY AND ERRATIC
      WINDS NEAR THUNDERSTORMS.
* HAINES INDEX...2 VERY LOW.
* MIXING HEIGHT...NEAR SURFACE.
* TRANSPORT WINDS...EAST 3 TO 7 MPH IN THE EVENING SHIFTING TO THE
  NORTH OVERNIGHT.
* CWR (> 0.10 IN)...40 PERCENT.

.FRIDAY...
* SKY/WEATHER...MOSTLY CLOUDY. CHANCE OF RAIN SHOWERS IN THE
  MORNING...THEN RAIN SHOWERS LIKELY AND CHANCE OF THUNDERSTORMS IN
  THE AFTERNOON.
* LAL....3.
* MAX TEMPERATURE...72-81 VALLEYS AND 62-72 MOUNTAINS.
* MIN HUMIDITY...35-50 PERCENT VALLEYS AND 45-60 PERCENT MOUNTAINS.
* 20-FOOT WIND...
*     VALLEYS/LWR SLOPES...NORTHEAST 5 TO 9 MPH. GUSTS UP TO 20 MPH IN
      THE AFTERNOON.
*     RIDGES/UPR SLOPES....NORTH 5 TO 9 MPH.
* HAINES INDEX...2 VERY LOW.
* MIXING HEIGHT...7500 FT AGL.
* TRANSPORT WINDS...NORTHEAST 8 TO 12 MPH.
* CWR (> 0.10 IN)...50 PERCENT.


.FORECAST DAYS 3 THROUGH 7......
.SATURDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND
THUNDERSTORMS. LOWS 47 TO 52. HIGHS 74 TO 81 VALLEYS...64 TO
74 MOUNTAINS. NORTHEAST WIND 3 TO 7 MPH.
.SUNDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. SLIGHT CHANCE OF RAIN SHOWERS. LOWS
45 TO 53. HIGHS 76 TO 85 VALLEYS...67 TO 77 MOUNTAINS. SOUTH WIND
3 TO 7 MPH.
.MONDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND
THUNDERSTORMS. LOWS 50 TO 56. HIGHS 79 TO 88 VALLEYS...69 TO
79 MOUNTAINS. NORTH WIND 3 TO 7 MPH.
.TUESDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS 48 TO 57. HIGHS 82 TO 88 VALLEYS...
73 TO 83 MOUNTAINS.
.WEDNESDAY...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS 54 TO 61. HIGHS 85 TO
93 VALLEYS...76 TO 86 MOUNTAINS.

.8 TO 14 DAY OUTLOOK FOR AUG 28 - SEP 03, 2014

ABOVE NORMAL TEMPERATURES AND BELOW NORMAL PRECIPITATION.


$$

IDZ101-WAZ686-211345-
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...NEWPORT
319 PM PDT WED AUG 20 2014

.TONIGHT...
* SKY/WEATHER...MOSTLY CLOUDY. NUMEROUS SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS
  IN THE EVENING CAPABLE OF BRIEF HEAVY RAIN...FREQUENT
  LIGHTNING...AND GUSTS TO 35 MPH.
* LAL....4.
* MIN TEMPERATURE...49-56 VALLEYS AND 47-53 MOUNTAINS.
*    24 HR TREND...4 DEGREES COOLER.
* MAX HUMIDITY...81-100 PERCENT.
*    24 HR TREND...UNCHANGED.
* HUMIDITY RECOVERY...EXCELLENT.
* 20-FOOT WIND...
*     VALLEYS/LWR SLOPES...DOWNSLOPE/DOWNVALLEY 2 TO 5 MPH. GUSTY
      AND ERRATIC WINDS NEAR THUNDERSTORMS.
*     RIDGES/UPR SLOPES....VARIABLE 2 TO 5 MPH. GUSTY
      AND ERRATIC WINDS NEAR THUNDERSTORMS.
* HAINES INDEX...3 VERY LOW.
* MIXING HEIGHT...NEAR SURFACE.
* TRANSPORT WINDS...WEST 3 TO 7 MPH IN THE EVENING SHIFTING TO THE
  NORTHEAST OVERNIGHT.
* CWR (> 0.10 IN)...30 PERCENT.

.THURSDAY...
* SKY/WEATHER...PARTLY SUNNY. CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND
  THUNDERSTORMS...MAINLY IN THE AFTERNOON.
* LAL....3.
* MAX TEMPERATURE...70-79 VALLEYS AND 62-72 MOUNTAINS.
*    24 HR TREND...4 DEGREES COOLER.
* MIN HUMIDITY...35-50 PERCENT VALLEYS AND 45-60 PERCENT MOUNTAINS.
*    24 HR TREND...UNCHANGED.
* 20-FOOT WIND...
*     VALLEYS/LWR SLOPES...UPSLOPE/UPVALLEY 2 TO 5 MPH. GUSTY AND
      ERRATIC WINDS NEAR THUNDERSTORMS.
*     RIDGES/UPR SLOPES....VARIABLE 2 TO 5 MPH. GUSTY AND ERRATIC
      WINDS NEAR THUNDERSTORMS.
* HAINES INDEX...2 VERY LOW.
* MIXING HEIGHT...6000 FT AGL.
* TRANSPORT WINDS...EAST 3 TO 7 MPH.
* CWR (> 0.10 IN)...30 PERCENT.

.THURSDAY NIGHT...
* SKY/WEATHER...MOSTLY CLOUDY. RAIN SHOWERS LIKELY AND CHANCE OF
  THUNDERSTORMS IN THE EVENING...THEN CHANCE OF RAIN SHOWERS AND
  SLIGHT CHANCE OF THUNDERSTORMS OVERNIGHT.
* LAL....3.
* MIN TEMPERATURE...49-55 VALLEYS AND 46-52 MOUNTAINS.
* MAX HUMIDITY...90-100 PERCENT.
* HUMIDITY RECOVERY...EXCELLENT.
* 20-FOOT WIND...
*     VALLEYS/LWR SLOPES...DOWNSLOPE/DOWNVALLEY 2 TO 5 MPH IN THE
      EVENING BECOMING NORTHEAST 3 TO 7 MPH OVERNIGHT.
*     RIDGES/UPR SLOPES....VARIABLE 2 TO 5 MPH IN THE EVENING BECOMING
      NORTHEAST 3 TO 7 MPH OVERNIGHT.
* HAINES INDEX...3 VERY LOW.
* MIXING HEIGHT...NEAR SURFACE.
* TRANSPORT WINDS...NORTHEAST 3 TO 7 MPH.
* CWR (> 0.10 IN)...30 PERCENT.

.FRIDAY...
* SKY/WEATHER...PARTLY SUNNY. SHOWERS LIKELY WITH A CHANCE OF
  THUNDERSTORMS.
* LAL....3.
* MAX TEMPERATURE...70-78 VALLEYS AND 60-70 MOUNTAINS.
* MIN HUMIDITY...35-50 PERCENT VALLEYS AND 45-60 PERCENT MOUNTAINS.
* 20-FOOT WIND...
*     VALLEYS/LWR SLOPES...NORTHEAST 5 TO 9 MPH WITH GUSTS TO AROUND 20
      MPH.
*     RIDGES/UPR SLOPES....NORTHEAST 5 TO 9 MPH WITH GUSTS TO 28
      MPH. GUSTY AND ERRATIC WINDS NEAR THUNDERSTORMS.
* HAINES INDEX...2 VERY LOW.
* MIXING HEIGHT...7500 FT AGL.
* TRANSPORT WINDS...EAST 8 TO 12 MPH.
* CWR (> 0.10 IN)...50 PERCENT.


.FORECAST DAYS 3 THROUGH 7......
.SATURDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND
THUNDERSTORMS. LOWS 45 TO 51. HIGHS 71 TO 78 VALLEYS...61 TO
71 MOUNTAINS. NORTHEAST WIND 3 TO 7 MPH.
.SUNDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. SLIGHT CHANCE OF RAIN SHOWERS. LOWS
43 TO 53. HIGHS 72 TO 81 VALLEYS...63 TO 73 MOUNTAINS. SOUTH WIND
3 TO 7 MPH.
.MONDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. CHANCE OF RAIN SHOWERS AND SLIGHT CHANCE
OF THUNDERSTORMS. LOWS 48 TO 55. HIGHS 75 TO 84 VALLEYS...67 TO
77 MOUNTAINS. NORTHWEST WIND 3 TO 7 MPH.
.TUESDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. SLIGHT CHANCE OF RAIN SHOWERS. LOWS
48 TO 55. HIGHS 78 TO 85 VALLEYS...69 TO 79 MOUNTAINS.
.WEDNESDAY...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS 50 TO 58. HIGHS 83 TO
90 VALLEYS...74 TO 84 MOUNTAINS.

.8 TO 14 DAY OUTLOOK FOR AUG 28 - SEP 03, 2014

ABOVE NORMAL TEMPERATURES AND BELOW NORMAL PRECIPITATION.


$$

WAZ673-674-211345-
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...PULLMAN
319 PM PDT WED AUG 20 2014

.TONIGHT...
* SKY/WEATHER...PARTLY CLOUDY. ISOLATED SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS IN
  THE EVENING.
* LAL....2.
* MIN TEMPERATURE...53-58.
*    24 HR TREND...7 DEGREES COOLER.
* MAX HUMIDITY...71-90 PERCENT.
*    24 HR TREND...UNCHANGED.
* HUMIDITY RECOVERY...GOOD.
* 20-FOOT WIND...SOUTHWEST 5 TO 8 MPH WITH GUSTS TO AROUND 20 MPH.
  GUSTY AND ERRATIC WINDS NEAR THUNDERSTORMS.
* HAINES INDEX...2 VERY LOW.
* MIXING HEIGHT...NEAR SURFACE.
* TRANSPORT WINDS...WEST 8 TO 12 MPH.
* CWR (> 0.10 IN)...0 PERCENT.

.THURSDAY...
* SKY/WEATHER...MOSTLY SUNNY.
* LAL....1.
* MAX TEMPERATURE...77-83.
*    24 HR TREND...3 DEGREES COOLER.
* MIN HUMIDITY...18-28 PERCENT.
*    24 HR TREND...4 PERCENT DRIER.
* 20-FOOT WIND...SOUTHWEST 5 TO 6 MPH. GUSTS UP TO 20 MPH IN THE
  AFTERNOON.
* HAINES INDEX...2 VERY LOW.
* MIXING HEIGHT...6500 FT AGL.
* TRANSPORT WINDS...SOUTHWEST 8 TO 12 MPH.
* CWR (> 0.10 IN)...10 PERCENT.

.THURSDAY NIGHT...
* SKY/WEATHER...PARTLY CLOUDY. SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND
  THUNDERSTORMS.
* LAL....3.
* MIN TEMPERATURE...51-58.
* MAX HUMIDITY...75-90 PERCENT.
* HUMIDITY RECOVERY...GOOD.
* 20-FOOT WIND...SOUTH 4 TO 8 MPH WITH GUSTS TO AROUND 16 MPH
  OVERNIGHT.
* HAINES INDEX...2 VERY LOW.
* MIXING HEIGHT...NEAR SURFACE.
* TRANSPORT WINDS...SOUTHWEST 3 TO 7 MPH.
* CWR (> 0.10 IN)...10 PERCENT.

.FRIDAY...
* SKY/WEATHER...MOSTLY SUNNY. SLIGHT CHANCE OF RAIN SHOWERS IN THE
  MORNING...THEN CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS IN THE
  AFTERNOON.
* LAL....3.
* MAX TEMPERATURE...76-83.
* MIN HUMIDITY...25-35 PERCENT.
* 20-FOOT WIND...NORTHEAST 5 TO 6 MPH WITH GUSTS TO AROUND 20 MPH.
  GUSTY AND ERRATIC WINDS NEAR THUNDERSTORMS.
* HAINES INDEX...3 VERY LOW.
* MIXING HEIGHT...8000 FT AGL.
* TRANSPORT WINDS...SOUTHEAST 8 TO 12 MPH IN THE MORNING SHIFTING
  TO THE NORTHEAST IN THE AFTERNOON.
* CWR (> 0.10 IN)...30 PERCENT.


.FORECAST DAYS 3 THROUGH 7......
.SATURDAY THROUGH SUNDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS 50 TO 58. HIGHS
76 TO 86. SOUTH WIND 3 TO 7 MPH.
.MONDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND
THUNDERSTORMS. LOWS 54 TO 60. HIGHS 82 TO 88. NORTHWEST WIND 3 TO
7 MPH.
.TUESDAY THROUGH WEDNESDAY...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS 53 TO 61. HIGHS
85 TO 95.

.8 TO 14 DAY OUTLOOK FOR AUG 28 - SEP 03, 2014

ABOVE NORMAL TEMPERATURES AND BELOW NORMAL PRECIPITATION.


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