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Fire Weather Planning Forecast for NE Oregon and SE Washington
National Weather Service Pendleton OR
249 PM PDT Wed Aug 16 2017

...LOCALLY BREEZY THIS EVENING...
...HAINES OF 5 LATE THURSDAY AND FRIDAY...

.DISCUSSION...A dry forecast is in store through Monday. The region
will be under a west-northwest flow during this time which will
help provide some mixing and aid in smoke dispersion. Temperatures
will be near to above seasonal average and no major drop in relative
humidity. It will be breezy in some areas today and again on Friday.
The air mass will be dry and marginally unstable...resulting in a
moderate Haines of 5 late Thursday and Friday. Some of the higher
elevations will have poor to moderate RH recoveries Thursday
night.


***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 Wednesday Morning August 16
Salem...2     Medford...2     Spokane...2     Boise...3

ORZ639-WAZ639-171130-
East Slopes of the Northern Oregon Cascades-
East Slopes of the Southern Washington Cascades-
249 PM PDT Wed Aug 16 2017

...BREEZY THIS EVENING AND AGAIN ON FRIDAY...

.TONIGHT...
* Sky/weather.........Mostly clear.
* Min temperature.....51-56.
* Max humidity........79-85 percent.
* Humidity recovery...Excellent...except Good ridges.
* 20-foot winds.......
*     Valleys/lwr slopes...Northwest winds 9 to 15 mph, Gusts to 30 mph
      in the evening. In the eastern Columbia River Gorge,
      northwest winds 12 to 18 mph decreasing to 7 to 12 mph after
      midnight, Gusts to 35 mph in the evening.
*     Ridges/upr slopes....Northwest winds 8 to 14 mph.
* CWR.................0 percent.
* LAL.................1.
* Haines Index........4 (low).
* Mixing height.......500 ft agl.
* Transport winds.....West 15 to 30 mph decreasing to 10 to 20 mph
  after midnight.

.THURSDAY...
* Sky/weather.........Mostly sunny.
* Max temperature.....80-86...except 74-80 ridges.
* Min humidity........21-35 percent.
* 20-foot winds.......
*     Valleys/lwr slopes...Northwest winds 5 to 11 mph...except
      northwest 7 to 12 mph in the eastern Columbia River Gorge.
*     Ridges/upr slopes....North winds 4 to 9 mph.
* CWR.................0 percent.
* LAL.................1.
* Haines Index........5 (moderate).
* Mixing height.......5000 ft agl.
* Transport winds.....West 5 to 15 mph.

.THURSDAY NIGHT...
* Sky/weather.........Clear.
* Min temperature.....52-57.
* Max humidity........66-76 percent.
* Humidity recovery...Good.
* 20-foot winds.......
*     Valleys/lwr slopes...Northwest winds 5 to 11 mph...except
      northwest 6 to 12 mph in the eastern Columbia River Gorge.
*     Ridges/upr slopes....Northwest winds 4 to 10 mph.
* CWR.................0 percent.
* LAL.................1.
* Haines Index........5 (moderate).
* Mixing height.......Near surface.
* Transport winds.....West 5 to 20 mph.

.FRIDAY...
* Sky/weather.........Mostly sunny.
* Max temperature.....81-88...except 76-84 ridges.
* Min humidity........21-34 percent.
* 20-foot winds.......
*     Valleys/lwr slopes...Northwest winds 6 to 12 mph...except
      northwest 8 to 14 mph in the eastern Columbia River Gorge. In
      the eastern Columbia River Gorge, gusts to 30 mph in the
      afternoon.
*     Ridges/upr slopes....Northwest winds 4 to 10 mph.
* CWR.................0 percent.
* LAL.................1.
* Haines Index........4 (low).
* Mixing height.......5500 ft agl.
* Transport winds.....West 5 to 15 mph increasing to 5 to 25 mph in
  the afternoon.


.Forecast days 3 through 7......
.SATURDAY...Mostly clear. Lows 51 to 56. Highs 79 to 88.
Northwest winds 5 to 11 mph.
.SUNDAY...Mostly clear. Lows 49 to 55. Highs 79 to 86. West winds
2 to 7 mph.
.MONDAY...Mostly clear. Lows 51 to 57. Highs 79 to 91. West winds
2 to 7 mph.
.TUESDAY...Mostly clear. Lows 54 to 60. Highs 84 to 93. Terrain
driven winds less than 5 mph.
.WEDNESDAY...Partly cloudy. Lows 54 to 61. Highs 85 to 93. West
winds 3 to 7 mph.

$$

ORZ610-171130-
East Slopes of Central Oregon Cascades-
249 PM PDT Wed Aug 16 2017

.TONIGHT...
* Sky/weather.........Mostly clear.
* Min temperature.....46-51.
* Max humidity........82-93 percent.
* Humidity recovery...Excellent.
* 20-foot winds.......
*     Valleys/lwr slopes...Northwest winds 7 to 13 mph shifting to the
      west 2 to 7 mph after midnight.
*     Ridges/upr slopes....West winds 5 to 11 mph.
* CWR.................0 percent.
* LAL.................1.
* Haines Index........4 (low).
* Mixing height.......Near surface.
* Transport winds.....West 10 to 20 mph.

.THURSDAY...
* Sky/weather.........Mostly sunny.
* Max temperature.....82-87...except 73-79 ridges.
* Min humidity........15-22 percent.
* 20-foot winds.......
*     Valleys/lwr slopes...Northwest winds 3 to 8 mph.
*     Ridges/upr slopes....Northwest winds 3 to 7 mph.
* CWR.................0 percent.
* LAL.................1.
* Haines Index........5 (moderate).
* Mixing height.......6000 ft agl.
* Transport winds.....West 5 to 10 mph.

.THURSDAY NIGHT...
* Sky/weather.........Clear.
* Min temperature.....48-53.
* Max humidity........61-74 percent.
* Humidity recovery...Good...except Moderate ridges.
* 20-foot winds.......
*     Valleys/lwr slopes...West winds 3 to 8 mph.
*     Ridges/upr slopes....West winds 2 to 7 mph.
* CWR.................0 percent.
* LAL.................1.
* Haines Index........5 (moderate).
* Mixing height.......Near surface.
* Transport winds.....West 5 to 15 mph.

.FRIDAY...
* Sky/weather.........Mostly sunny.
* Max temperature.....83-88...except 74-81 ridges.
* Min humidity........14-20 percent.
* 20-foot winds.......
*     Valleys/lwr slopes...Northwest winds 3 to 8 mph.
*     Ridges/upr slopes....Northwest winds 3 to 8 mph.
* CWR.................0 percent.
* LAL.................1.
* Haines Index........4 (low).
* Mixing height.......7000 ft agl.
* Transport winds.....West 5 to 15 mph.


.Forecast days 3 through 7......
.SATURDAY...Mostly clear. Lows 47 to 52. Highs 74 to 87.
Northwest winds 3 to 8 mph.
.SUNDAY...Mostly clear. Lows 45 to 50. Highs 74 to 84. Northwest
winds 2 to 7 mph.
.MONDAY...Mostly clear. Lows 47 to 52. Highs 75 to 89. Northwest
winds 1 to 5 mph.
.TUESDAY...Mostly clear. Lows 51 to 56. Highs 81 to 91. Northeast
winds 1 to 6 mph.
.WEDNESDAY...Partly cloudy with a slight chance of showers. Lows
52 to 58. Highs 81 to 91. West winds 2 to 6 mph.

$$

ORZ611-171130-
Deschutes National Forest - minus Sisters Ranger District-
249 PM PDT Wed Aug 16 2017

.TONIGHT...
* Sky/weather.........Clear. Patchy smoke.
* Min temperature.....40-45...except 45-50 ridges.
* Max humidity........70-85 percent.
* Humidity recovery...Good.
* 20-foot winds.......
*     Valleys/lwr slopes...West winds 4 to 9 mph.
*     Ridges/upr slopes....West winds 3 to 8 mph.
* CWR.................0 percent.
* LAL.................1.
* Haines Index........3 (very low).
* Mixing height.......Near surface.
* Transport winds.....Northwest 5 to 20 mph.

.THURSDAY...
* Sky/weather.........Sunny. Patchy smoke.
* Max temperature.....79-86.
* Min humidity........12-19 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.................0 percent.
* LAL.................1.
* Haines Index........4 (low).
* Mixing height.......9500 ft agl.
* Transport winds.....Northwest up to 10 mph.

.THURSDAY NIGHT...
* Sky/weather.........Clear. Patchy smoke.
* Min temperature.....44-49.
* Max humidity........57-72 percent.
* Humidity recovery...Moderate.
* 20-foot winds.......
*     Valleys/lwr slopes...Northwest winds 2 to 7 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.................0 percent.
* LAL.................1.
* Haines Index........5 (moderate).
* Mixing height.......Near surface.
* Transport winds.....Northeast up to 15 mph.

.FRIDAY...
* Sky/weather.........Sunny. Patchy smoke.
* Max temperature.....81-88.
* Min humidity........11-18 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 2
      to 7 mph in the afternoon.
* CWR.................0 percent.
* LAL.................1.
* Haines Index........5 (moderate).
* Mixing height.......11000 ft agl.
* Transport winds.....Northwest up to 10 mph.


.Forecast days 3 through 7......
.SATURDAY...Mostly clear. Patchy smoke. Lows 46 to 51. Highs
78 to 88. Northwest winds 2 to 7 mph.
.SUNDAY...Mostly clear. Patchy smoke. Lows 43 to 48. Highs 78 to
86. Northwest winds 2 to 7 mph.
.MONDAY...Mostly clear. Lows 44 to 50. Highs 78 to 87. Northeast
winds 1 to 6 mph.
.TUESDAY...Partly cloudy with a slight chance of showers and
thunderstorms. Lows 46 to 53. Highs 82 to 87. Terrain driven
winds less than 5 mph.
.WEDNESDAY...Partly cloudy with a slight chance of showers and
thunderstorms. Lows 44 to 53. Highs 79 to 87. West winds 1 to
6 mph.

$$

ORZ640-171130-
Central Mountains of Oregon-
249 PM PDT Wed Aug 16 2017

...LOCALLY BREEZY THIS EVENING...

.TONIGHT...
* Sky/weather.........Clear.
* Min temperature.....45-50.
* Max humidity........68-82 percent...except 62-69 percent ridges.
* Humidity recovery...Good.
* 20-foot winds.......
*     Valleys/lwr slopes...Northwest winds 7 to 13 mph shifting to the
      west 2 to 7 mph after midnight.
*     Ridges/upr slopes....West winds 6 to 12 mph.
* CWR.................0 percent.
* LAL.................1.
* Haines Index........4 (low).
* Mixing height.......Near surface.
* Transport winds.....Northwest 15 to 20 mph shifting to the west 5
  to 15 mph after midnight.

.THURSDAY...
* Sky/weather.........Sunny.
* Max temperature.....81-86...except 76-81 ridges.
* Min humidity........10-15 percent.
* 20-foot winds.......
*     Valleys/lwr slopes...Northwest winds 2 to 7 mph.
*     Ridges/upr slopes....light less than 5 mph becoming northwest 3
      to 7 mph in the afternoon.
* CWR.................0 percent.
* LAL.................1.
* Haines Index........4 (low).
* Mixing height.......8000 ft agl.
* Transport winds.....West 5 to 10 mph.

.THURSDAY NIGHT...
* Sky/weather.........Clear.
* Min temperature.....46-52.
* Max humidity........46-61 percent...except 36-44 percent ridges.
* Humidity recovery...Moderate...except Poor ridges.
* 20-foot winds.......
*     Valleys/lwr slopes...Northwest winds 2 to 7 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.................0 percent.
* LAL.................1.
* Haines Index........5 (moderate).
* Mixing height.......Near surface.
* Transport winds.....West 5 to 15 mph.

.FRIDAY...
* Sky/weather.........Mostly sunny.
* Max temperature.....84-89...except 79-84 ridges.
* Min humidity........8-13 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 3 to 8
      mph in the afternoon.
* CWR.................0 percent.
* LAL.................1.
* Haines Index........5 (moderate).
* Mixing height.......9000 ft agl.
* Transport winds.....West 5 to 10 mph.


.Forecast days 3 through 7......
.SATURDAY...Mostly clear. Lows 48 to 53. Highs 80 to 89.
Northwest winds 2 to 7 mph.
.SUNDAY...Mostly clear. Lows 46 to 51. Highs 80 to 85. Northwest
winds 2 to 7 mph.
.MONDAY...Mostly clear. Lows 47 to 53. Highs 80 to 90. North
winds 2 to 7 mph.
.TUESDAY...Mostly clear with a slight chance of showers and
thunderstorms. Lows 49 to 56. Highs 85 to 91. Northeast winds
1 to 6 mph.
.WEDNESDAY...Partly cloudy with a slight chance of showers and
thunderstorms. Lows 50 to 57. Highs 85 to 91. West winds 1 to
6 mph.

$$

ORZ641-WAZ641-171130-
Lower Columbia Basin of Oregon-Lower Columbia Basin of Washington-
249 PM PDT Wed Aug 16 2017

...LOCALLY BREEZY THIS EVENING...

.TONIGHT...
* Sky/weather.........Clear.
* Min temperature.....53-58.
* Max humidity........69-84 percent.
* Humidity recovery...Good.
* 20-foot winds.......
*     Valleys/lwr slopes...Southwest winds 8 to 14 mph.
*     Ridges/upr slopes....West winds 9 to 15 mph.
* CWR.................0 percent.
* LAL.................1.
* Haines Index........4 (low).
* Mixing height.......Near surface.
* Transport winds.....West 10 to 30 mph.

.THURSDAY...
* Sky/weather.........Sunny.
* Max temperature.....83-89.
* Min humidity........19-25 percent.
* 20-foot winds.......
*     Valleys/lwr slopes...West winds 3 to 8 mph.
*     Ridges/upr slopes....West winds 4 to 10 mph.
* CWR.................0 percent.
* LAL.................1.
* Haines Index........4 (low).
* Mixing height.......6500 ft agl.
* Transport winds.....Southwest 5 to 20 mph.

.THURSDAY NIGHT...
* Sky/weather.........Clear.
* Min temperature.....55-60.
* Max humidity........58-73 percent.
* Humidity recovery...Good...except Moderate ridges.
* 20-foot winds.......
*     Valleys/lwr slopes...Southwest winds 4 to 9 mph.
*     Ridges/upr slopes....West winds 4 to 10 mph.
* CWR.................0 percent.
* LAL.................1.
* Haines Index........5 (moderate).
* Mixing height.......Near surface.
* Transport winds.....Southwest 5 to 20 mph.

.FRIDAY...
* Sky/weather.........Mostly sunny.
* Max temperature.....87-93.
* Min humidity........16-21 percent.
* 20-foot winds.......
*     Valleys/lwr slopes...West winds 5 to 11 mph.
*     Ridges/upr slopes....West winds 5 to 11 mph.
* CWR.................0 percent.
* LAL.................1.
* Haines Index........4 (low).
* Mixing height.......7000 ft agl.
* Transport winds.....Southwest 5 to 20 mph.


.Forecast days 3 through 7......
.SATURDAY...Mostly clear. Lows 56 to 61. Highs 83 to 93. West
winds 4 to 10 mph.
.SUNDAY...Mostly clear. Lows 53 to 58. Highs 83 to 90. West winds
2 to 7 mph.
.MONDAY...Mostly clear. Lows 54 to 59. Highs 83 to 93. Terrain
driven winds less than 5 mph.
.TUESDAY...Mostly clear. Lows 57 to 62. Highs 88 to 95. North
winds up to 5 mph.
.WEDNESDAY...Partly cloudy with a slight chance of showers. Lows
59 to 64. Highs 90 to 96. Southwest winds 2 to 7 mph.

$$

ORZ642-171130-
Southern Blue and Strawberry Mountains-
249 PM PDT Wed Aug 16 2017

.TONIGHT...
* Sky/weather.........Clear.
* Min temperature.....42-48.
* Max humidity........64-79 percent.
* Humidity recovery...Good.
* 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....West winds 3 to 8 mph.
* CWR.................0 percent.
* LAL.................1.
* Haines Index........3 (very low).
* Mixing height.......Near surface.
* Transport winds.....Northwest 5 to 15 mph.

.THURSDAY...
* Sky/weather.........Sunny.
* Max temperature.....79-86.
* Min humidity........10-15 percent.
* 20-foot winds.......
*     Valleys/lwr slopes...Upslope less than 5 mph.
*     Ridges/upr slopes....light less than 5 mph becoming west 2 to 6
      mph in the afternoon.
* CWR.................0 percent.
* LAL.................1.
* Haines Index........4 (low).
* Mixing height.......9500 ft agl.
* Transport winds.....Northwest 5 to 10 mph.

.THURSDAY NIGHT...
* Sky/weather.........Clear.
* Min temperature.....43-49.
* Max humidity........44-59 percent.
* Humidity recovery...Moderate.
* 20-foot winds.......
*     Valleys/lwr slopes...drainage winds less than 5 mph.
*     Ridges/upr slopes....light winds less than 5 mph.
* CWR.................0 percent.
* LAL.................1.
* Haines Index........4 (low).
* Mixing height.......Near surface.
* Transport winds.....Northwest up to 10 mph.

.FRIDAY...
* Sky/weather.........Sunny.
* Max temperature.....84-89.
* Min humidity........5-10 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 7
      mph in the afternoon.
* CWR.................0 percent.
* LAL.................1.
* Haines Index........5 (moderate).
* Mixing height.......10500 ft agl.
* Transport winds.....Northwest up to 10 mph.


.Forecast days 3 through 7......
.SATURDAY...Mostly clear. Lows 45 to 51. Highs 80 to 85.
Northwest winds 1 to 6 mph.
.SUNDAY...Mostly clear. Lows 43 to 50. Highs 79 to 85. Northwest
winds 2 to 7 mph.
.MONDAY...Mostly clear. Lows 45 to 52. Highs 82 to 89. North
winds 1 to 6 mph.
.TUESDAY...Partly cloudy with a slight chance of showers and
thunderstorms. Lows 47 to 54. Highs 84 to 90. Terrain driven
winds less than 5 mph.
.WEDNESDAY...Partly cloudy with a slight chance of showers and
thunderstorms. Lows 49 to 56. Highs 81 to 88. Terrain driven
winds less than 5 mph.

$$

ORZ643-WAZ643-171130-
Northern Blue Mountains of Oregon-Blue Mountains of Washington-
249 PM PDT Wed Aug 16 2017

.TONIGHT...
* Sky/weather.........Mostly clear.
* Min temperature.....44-55.
* Max humidity........73-88 percent.
* Humidity recovery...Excellent...except Good ridges.
* 20-foot winds.......
*     Valleys/lwr slopes...Southwest winds 2 to 7 mph.
*     Ridges/upr slopes....Southwest winds 2 to 7 mph.
* CWR.................0 percent.
* LAL.................1.
* Haines Index........3 (very low).
* Mixing height.......Near surface.
* Transport winds.....West 5 to 15 mph.

.THURSDAY...
* Sky/weather.........Sunny.
* Max temperature.....76-83...except 71-76 ridges.
* Min humidity........21-27 percent.
* 20-foot winds.......
*     Valleys/lwr slopes...upslope less than 5 mph.
*     Ridges/upr slopes....light less than 5 mph.
* CWR.................0 percent.
* LAL.................1.
* Haines Index........4 (low).
* Mixing height.......6500 ft agl.
* Transport winds.....West 5 to 15 mph.

.THURSDAY NIGHT...
* Sky/weather.........Clear.
* Min temperature.....46-57.
* Max humidity........61-76 percent.
* Humidity recovery...Good.
* 20-foot winds.......
*     Valleys/lwr slopes...Drainage winds less than 5 mph.
*     Ridges/upr slopes....light winds less than 5 mph.
* CWR.................0 percent.
* LAL.................1.
* Haines Index........5 (moderate).
* Mixing height.......Near surface.
* Transport winds.....Southwest 5 to 10 mph.

.FRIDAY...
* Sky/weather.........Mostly sunny.
* Max temperature.....81-88...except 77-82 ridges.
* Min humidity........15-20 percent.
* 20-foot winds.......
*     Valleys/lwr slopes...West winds 2 to 7 mph.
*     Ridges/upr slopes....Southwest winds 1 to 6 mph.
* CWR.................0 percent.
* LAL.................1.
* Haines Index........5 (moderate).
* Mixing height.......6500 ft agl.
* Transport winds.....Southwest 5 to 15 mph.


.Forecast days 3 through 7......
.SATURDAY...Mostly clear. Lows 48 to 56. Highs 75 to 87. West
winds 2 to 7 mph.
.SUNDAY...Mostly clear. Lows 45 to 54. Highs 75 to 85. West winds
1 to 6 mph.
.MONDAY...Mostly clear. Lows 46 to 56. Highs 75 to 89. Terrain
driven winds less than 5 mph.
.TUESDAY...A slight chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly
clear. Lows 47 to 59. Highs 79 to 90. Terrain driven winds less
than 5 mph.
.WEDNESDAY...Partly cloudy with a slight chance of showers and
thunderstorms. Lows 49 to 61. Highs 81 to 90. Terrain driven
winds less than 5 mph.

$$

ORZ644-171130-
Central Blue Mountains-
249 PM PDT Wed Aug 16 2017

.TONIGHT...
* Sky/weather.........Clear.
* Min temperature.....42-49.
* Max humidity........67-82 percent.
* Humidity recovery...Good.
* 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........4 (low).
* Mixing height.......Near surface.
* Transport winds.....West 5 to 20 mph.

.THURSDAY...
* Sky/weather.........Sunny.
* Max temperature.....77-84.
* Min humidity........14-21 percent.
* 20-foot winds.......
*     Valleys/lwr slopes...West winds 1 to 6 mph.
*     Ridges/upr slopes....West winds 1 to 6 mph.
* CWR.................0 percent.
* LAL.................1.
* Haines Index........4 (low).
* Mixing height.......7000 ft agl.
* Transport winds.....West 5 to 10 mph.

.THURSDAY NIGHT...
* Sky/weather.........Clear.
* Min temperature.....43-51.
* Max humidity........50-65 percent.
* Humidity recovery...Moderate.
* 20-foot winds.......
*     Valleys/lwr slopes...drainage winds less than 5 mph.
*     Ridges/upr slopes....light winds less than 5 mph.
* CWR.................0 percent.
* LAL.................1.
* Haines Index........5 (moderate).
* Mixing height.......Near surface.
* Transport winds.....West 5 to 10 mph.

.FRIDAY...
* Sky/weather.........Sunny.
* Max temperature.....83-89...except 79-84 ridges.
* Min humidity........9-14 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 west 2 to 7
      mph in the afternoon.
* CWR.................0 percent.
* LAL.................1.
* Haines Index........5 (moderate).
* Mixing height.......9000 ft agl.
* Transport winds.....West 5 to 15 mph.


.Forecast days 3 through 7......
.SATURDAY...Mostly clear. Lows 47 to 53. Highs 76 to 85. West
winds 2 to 7 mph.
.SUNDAY...Mostly clear. Lows 45 to 50. Highs 77 to 85. Northwest
winds 2 to 7 mph.
.MONDAY...Mostly clear. Lows 46 to 52. Highs 82 to 89. North
winds 1 to 6 mph.
.TUESDAY...Mostly clear with a slight chance of showers and
thunderstorms. Lows 48 to 56. Highs 83 to 90. Southeast winds up
to 5 mph.
.WEDNESDAY...Partly cloudy with a slight chance of showers and
thunderstorms. Lows 50 to 56. Highs 82 to 90. West winds up to
5 mph.

$$

ORZ645-WAZ645-171130-
Wallowa District-Asotin County-
249 PM PDT Wed Aug 16 2017

.TONIGHT...
* Sky/weather.........Mostly clear.
* Min temperature.....47-55.
* Max humidity........63-78 percent.
* Humidity recovery...Good.
* 20-foot winds.......
*     Valleys/lwr slopes...West winds 1 to 6 mph in the evening
      becoming drainage winds less than 5 mph.
*     Ridges/upr slopes....Northwest winds 2 to 5 mph in the evening
      becoming light winds less than 5 mph.
* CWR.................0 percent.
* LAL.................1.
* Haines Index........3 (very low).
* Mixing height.......Near surface.
* Transport winds.....West 5 to 15 mph.

.THURSDAY...
* Sky/weather.........Sunny.
* Max temperature.....78-85...except 74-79 ridges.
* Min humidity........18-25 percent.
* 20-foot winds.......
*     Valleys/lwr slopes...Upslope less than 5 mph.
*     Ridges/upr slopes....light less than 5 mph.
* CWR.................0 percent.
* LAL.................1.
* Haines Index........4 (low).
* Mixing height.......7500 ft agl.
* Transport winds.....West 5 to 10 mph.

.THURSDAY NIGHT...
* Sky/weather.........Clear.
* Min temperature.....48-56.
* Max humidity........54-69 percent.
* Humidity recovery...Moderate.
* 20-foot winds.......
*     Valleys/lwr slopes...Drainage winds less than 5 mph.
*     Ridges/upr slopes....light winds less than 5 mph.
* CWR.................0 percent.
* LAL.................1.
* Haines Index........5 (moderate).
* Mixing height.......Near surface.
* Transport winds.....Southwest up to 10 mph.

.FRIDAY...
* Sky/weather.........Mostly sunny.
* Max temperature.....82-89...except 77-82 ridges.
* Min humidity........12-17 percent.
* 20-foot winds.......
*     Valleys/lwr slopes...Upslope less than 5 mph.
*     Ridges/upr slopes....light less than 5 mph.
* CWR.................0 percent.
* LAL.................1.
* Haines Index........5 (moderate).
* Mixing height.......8500 ft agl.
* Transport winds.....West up to 15 mph.


.Forecast days 3 through 7......
.SATURDAY...Mostly clear. Lows 48 to 57. Highs 78 to 88. West
winds 1 to 5 mph.
.SUNDAY...Mostly clear. Lows 46 to 55. Highs 78 to 88. Northwest
winds 1 to 5 mph.
.MONDAY...Mostly clear. Lows 47 to 56. Highs 81 to 90. Terrain
driven winds less than 5 mph.
.TUESDAY...Mostly clear. Lows 49 to 58. Highs 83 to 92. Terrain
driven winds less than 5 mph.
.WEDNESDAY...Partly cloudy with a slight chance of showers and
thunderstorms. Lows 51 to 61. Highs 82 to 92. Terrain driven
winds less than 5 mph.

$$

WAZ675-171130-
Eastern Washington Southern Columbia Basin-
249 PM PDT Wed Aug 16 2017

.TONIGHT...
* Sky/weather.........Clear.
* Min temperature.....54-59.
* Max humidity........73-87 percent.
* Humidity recovery...Excellent...except Good ridges.
* 20-foot winds.......
*     Valleys/lwr slopes...West winds 6 to 12 mph.
*     Ridges/upr slopes....Northwest winds 10 to 16 mph.
* CWR.................0 percent.
* LAL.................1.
* Haines Index........4 (low).
* Mixing height.......Near surface.
* Transport winds.....West 5 to 30 mph.

.THURSDAY...
* Sky/weather.........Sunny.
* Max temperature.....86-91...except 81-86 ridges.
* Min humidity........22-27 percent.
* 20-foot winds.......
*     Valleys/lwr slopes...Northwest winds 2 to 7 mph in the morning
      becoming upslope less than 5 mph.
*     Ridges/upr slopes....West winds 4 to 9 mph.
* CWR.................0 percent.
* LAL.................1.
* Haines Index........4 (low).
* Mixing height.......6000 ft agl.
* Transport winds.....West 5 to 15 mph.

.THURSDAY NIGHT...
* Sky/weather.........Clear.
* Min temperature.....56-61.
* Max humidity........70-85 percent...except 57-67 percent ridges.
* Humidity recovery...Good...except Moderate ridges.
* 20-foot winds.......
*     Valleys/lwr slopes...West winds 3 to 8 mph.
*     Ridges/upr slopes....West winds 6 to 12 mph.
* CWR.................0 percent.
* LAL.................1.
* Haines Index........5 (moderate).
* Mixing height.......Near surface.
* Transport winds.....West 5 to 20 mph.

.FRIDAY...
* Sky/weather.........Mostly sunny.
* Max temperature.....89-94...except 84-89 ridges.
* Min humidity........19-24 percent.
* 20-foot winds.......
*     Valleys/lwr slopes...West winds 4 to 9 mph.
*     Ridges/upr slopes....Northwest 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......
.SATURDAY...Mostly clear. Lows 56 to 61. Highs 84 to 93.
Northwest winds 5 to 11 mph.
.SUNDAY...Mostly clear. Lows 53 to 58. Highs 84 to 90. Northwest
winds 3 to 8 mph.
.MONDAY...Mostly clear. Lows 54 to 59. Highs 84 to 93. Northwest
winds 2 to 7 mph.
.TUESDAY...Mostly clear. Lows 57 to 62. Highs 88 to 94. Terrain
driven winds less than 5 mph.
.WEDNESDAY...Partly cloudy. Lows 58 to 63. Highs 90 to 95. West
winds 2 to 7 mph.

$$

WAZ681-171130-
Yakama Alpine District-
249 PM PDT Wed Aug 16 2017

.TONIGHT...
* Sky/weather.........Mostly clear.
* Min temperature.....48-53.
* Max humidity........76-91 percent.
* Humidity recovery...Excellent.
* 20-foot winds.......
*     Valleys/lwr slopes...Northwest winds 7 to 13 mph decreasing to 3
      to 7 mph after midnight.
*     Ridges/upr slopes....Northwest winds 7 to 13 mph.
* CWR.................0 percent.
* LAL.................1.
* Haines Index........4 (low).
* Mixing height.......Near surface.
* Transport winds.....West 10 to 20 mph.

.THURSDAY...
* Sky/weather.........Mostly sunny.
* Max temperature.....77-83...except 71-80 ridges.
* Min humidity........26-36 percent.
* 20-foot winds.......
*     Valleys/lwr slopes...North winds 1 to 6 mph.
*     Ridges/upr slopes....North winds 2 to 7 mph.
* CWR.................0 percent.
* LAL.................1.
* Haines Index........5 (moderate).
* Mixing height.......5000 ft agl.
* Transport winds.....West 5 to 10 mph.

.THURSDAY NIGHT...
* Sky/weather.........Clear.
* Min temperature.....49-54.
* Max humidity........67-82 percent.
* Humidity recovery...Good.
* 20-foot winds.......
*     Valleys/lwr slopes...Northwest winds 2 to 7 mph.
*     Ridges/upr slopes....Northwest winds 2 to 7 mph.
* CWR.................0 percent.
* LAL.................1.
* Haines Index........5 (moderate).
* Mixing height.......Near surface.
* Transport winds.....West 5 to 10 mph.

.FRIDAY...
* Sky/weather.........Mostly sunny.
* Max temperature.....79-86...except 72-84 ridges.
* Min humidity........23-31 percent.
* 20-foot winds.......
*     Valleys/lwr slopes...Northwest winds 3 to 8 mph.
*     Ridges/upr slopes....Northwest winds 4 to 9 mph.
* CWR.................0 percent.
* LAL.................1.
* Haines Index........4 (low).
* Mixing height.......6000 ft agl.
* Transport winds.....West 5 to 15 mph.


.Forecast days 3 through 7......
.SATURDAY...Mostly clear. Lows 49 to 54. Highs 71 to 85.
Northwest winds 3 to 8 mph.
.SUNDAY...Mostly clear. Lows 47 to 53. Highs 71 to 82. West winds
1 to 6 mph.
.MONDAY...Mostly clear. Lows 50 to 56. Highs 72 to 86. Terrain
driven winds less than 5 mph.
.TUESDAY...Mostly clear. Lows 52 to 58. Highs 76 to 87. Terrain
driven winds less than 5 mph.
.WEDNESDAY...Partly cloudy. Lows 53 to 60. Highs 76 to 87. West
winds 2 to 7 mph.

$$


.8-14 DAY OUTLOOK for Thursday August 24 through Wednesday August 30...

A greater chance of above normal temperatures and below normal
precipitation amounts.

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