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Fire Weather Planning Forecast for Western Washington
National Weather Service Seattle WA
522 AM PST Tue Feb 21 2017

Current warnings/watches...none.

.DISCUSSION....Another frontal system moving across Oregon and
northern California will bring light precipitation to the south
half of Western Washington today. Cool weather with scattered
light showers of rain or snow will prevail Wednesday through
Friday, as a series of upper lows move south over the offshore
waters. Cool dry weather is likely this weekend.

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

WAZ649>651-220015-
Western Washington Fire Weather Zones 649-650-651
Area 1...Coastal Lowlands-
522 AM PST Tue Feb 21 2017

.Today...
* Sky/weather..........Partly sunny. Chance of rain in the morning.
  Chance of rain showers in the afternoon.
* Chance of precip.....45%.
* Max temperature......40-50.
* Min humidity.........57-72 percent.
* 20-foot winds........
*  Valleys/lwr slopes..West winds 9 to 12 mph.
*  Ridges/upr slopes...West winds 8 to 11 mph.
* Mixing height........2800-3600 ft AGL.
* Transport winds......Northwest 15 to 20 mph.

.TONIGHT...
* Sky/weather..........Mostly cloudy. Chance of rain showers
  through the night. Chance of snow showers after midnight.
* Chance of precip.....50%.
* Min temperature......30-40.
* Max humidity.........85-100 percent.
* 20-foot winds........
*  Valleys/lwr slopes..West winds 5 to 8 mph.
*  Ridges/upr slopes...West winds 5 to 8 mph.
* Mixing height........4500-5100 ft AGL.
* Transport winds......West around 15 mph.

.WEDNESDAY...
* Sky/weather..........Mostly cloudy. Rain showers and snow showers
  likely.
* Chance of precip.....70%.
* Max temperature......37-47.
* Min humidity.........65-80 percent.
* 20-foot winds........
*  Valleys/lwr slopes..Northwest winds 6 to 9 mph.
*  Ridges/upr slopes...Northwest winds 6 to 9 mph.
* Mixing height........5300-5400 ft AGL.
* Transport winds......West 10 to 15 mph.

.THURSDAY...Mostly cloudy. Chance of showers. Lows in the lower 30s.
Highs in the mid 40s. Southwest winds 3 to 7 mph.
.FRIDAY...showers likely. Lows in the lower 30s. Highs in the lower
40s. Northeast winds 3 to 6 mph.
.SATURDAY...Mostly cloudy. Chance of showers. Lows in the lower 30s.
Highs 40 to 50. Northeast winds 4 to 7 mph.
.SUNDAY...Partly cloudy. Slight chance of showers. Lows 29 to 39.
Highs in the mid 40s.
.MONDAY...Mostly cloudy. Slight chance of showers. Lows in the mid
30s. Highs in the mid 40s.

.8 TO 14 day OUTLOOK FOR FEB 28 - MAR 06, 2017
Below normal temperatures and above normal precipitation.

$$

WAZ652-220015-
Western Washington Fire Weather Zone 652
Area 2...Olympic National Park-Olympic National Forest-West Portion-
522 AM PST Tue Feb 21 2017

.Today...
* Sky/weather..........Partly sunny. Slight chance of rain
  showers and snow showers in the morning...then chance of snow
  showers and rain showers in the afternoon.
* Chance of precip.....35%.
* Max temperature......31-41.
* Min humidity.........56-71 percent...except 49-64 percent ridges.
* 20-foot winds........
*  Valleys/lwr slopes..West winds 7 to 10 mph.
*  Ridges/upr slopes...West winds 8 to 11 mph.
* Snow level...........2500 feet.
* Mixing height........3300-3800 ft AGL.
* Transport winds......West 10 to 15 mph.

.TONIGHT...
* Sky/weather..........Mostly cloudy. Chance of snow showers in the
  evening...then snow showers likely after midnight.
* Chance of precip.....60%.
* Min temperature......20-30.
* Max humidity.........92-100 percent.
* 20-foot winds........
*  Valleys/lwr slopes..West winds 4 to 7 mph.
*  Ridges/upr slopes...West winds 4 to 7 mph.
* Snow level...........1500 feet.
* Mixing height........4000-4100 ft AGL.
* Transport winds......West around 15 mph.

.WEDNESDAY...
* Sky/weather..........Mostly cloudy. Snow showers likely.
* Chance of precip.....70%.
* Max temperature......27-37.
* Min humidity.........68-83 percent.
* 20-foot winds........
*  Valleys/lwr slopes..Northwest winds 6 to 9 mph.
*  Ridges/upr slopes...Northwest winds 6 to 9 mph.
* Snow level...........1000 feet.
* Mixing height........4200-4300 ft AGL.
* Transport winds......West 10 to 15 mph.

.THURSDAY...Mostly cloudy. Chance of snow showers. Snow level
1000 feet. Lows 22 to 32. Highs 31 to 41. Southwest winds 4 to
7 mph.
.FRIDAY...Snow showers likely. Snow level 500 feet. Lows 20 to 30.
Highs 30 to 40. East winds 3 to 6 mph.
.SATURDAY...Mostly cloudy. Chance of snow showers. Snow level
1000 feet. Lows 20 to 30. Highs 31 to 41. Northeast winds 3 to
6 mph.
.SUNDAY THROUGH MONDAY...Mostly cloudy with slight chance of snow
showers. Snow level 1250 feet. Lows 24 to 34. Highs 33 to 43.

.8 TO 14 day OUTLOOK FOR FEB 28 - MAR 06, 2017
Below normal temperatures and above normal precipitation.

$$

WAZ661-220015-
Western Washington Fire Weather Zone 661
Area 2...Olympic National Park-Olympic National Forest-East Portion-
522 AM PST Tue Feb 21 2017

.Today...
* Sky/weather..........Partly sunny. Chance of snow showers and
  rain showers.
* Chance of precip.....50%.
* Max temperature......31-41.
* Min humidity.........61-76 percent...except 54-69 percent ridges.
* 20-foot winds........
*  Valleys/lwr slopes..West winds 9 to 12 mph.
*  Ridges/upr slopes...West winds 9 to 12 mph.
* Snow level...........2500 feet.
* Mixing height........3100-3600 ft AGL.
* Transport winds......West 10 to 15 mph.

.TONIGHT...
* Sky/weather..........Mostly cloudy. Chance of snow showers and
  rain showers in the evening...then snow showers likely after
  midnight.
* Chance of precip.....60%.
* Min temperature......24-34...except 19-29 ridges.
* Max humidity.........83-98 percent...except 92-100 percent
  ridges.
* 20-foot winds........
*  Valleys/lwr slopes..West winds 5 to 8 mph.
*  Ridges/upr slopes...West winds 5 to 8 mph.
* Snow level...........1500 feet.
* Mixing height........4000-4100 ft AGL.
* Transport winds......West 10 to 15 mph.

.WEDNESDAY...
* Sky/weather..........Mostly cloudy. Snow showers likely.
* Chance of precip.....70%.
* Max temperature......27-37.
* Min humidity.........66-81 percent...except 71-86 percent ridges.
* 20-foot winds........
*  Valleys/lwr slopes..Northwest winds 5 to 8 mph.
*  Ridges/upr slopes...Northwest winds 5 to 8 mph.
* Snow level...........1000 feet.
* Mixing height........3900-4300 ft AGL.
* Transport winds......West around 10 mph.

.THURSDAY...Mostly cloudy. Chance of snow showers. Snow level
1000 feet. Lows 20 to 30. Highs 33 to 43 valleys...26 to 36 ridges.
Southwest winds 4 to 7 mph.
.FRIDAY...Mostly cloudy with a chance of snow showers. Snow level
500 feet. Lows 19 to 29. Highs 32 to 42 valleys...25 to 35 ridges.
Northeast winds 3 to 6 mph.
.SATURDAY...Mostly cloudy. Chance of snow showers. Snow level
1000 feet. Lows 18 to 28. Highs 33 to 43 valleys...25 to 35 ridges.
North winds 4 to 7 mph.
.SUNDAY THROUGH MONDAY...Mostly cloudy with slight chance of snow
showers. Snow level 1000 feet. Lows 22 to 32. Highs 35 to
45 valleys...28 to 38 ridges.

.8 TO 14 day OUTLOOK FOR FEB 28 - MAR 06, 2017
Below normal temperatures and above normal precipitation.

$$

WAZ653-220015-
Western Washington Fire Weather Zone 653
Area 3...North Puget Sound Lowlands-Whidbey Island-San Juan Islands-
522 AM PST Tue Feb 21 2017

.Today...
* Sky/weather..........Partly sunny. Chance of rain showers in the
  afternoon.
* Chance of precip.....10% increasing to 30% in the afternoon.
* Max temperature......39-49.
* Min humidity.........60-75 percent.
* 20-foot winds........Southwest winds 8 to 11 mph.
* Mixing height........2800-3600 ft AGL.
* Transport winds......West 10 to 15 mph.

.TONIGHT...
* Sky/weather..........Mostly cloudy. Chance of rain showers.
* Chance of precip.....50%.
* Min temperature......31-41.
* Max humidity.........81-96 percent.
* 20-foot winds........Southwest winds 5 to 8 mph.
* Mixing height........4100-4400 ft AGL.
* Transport winds......Southwest around 15 mph.

.WEDNESDAY...
* Sky/weather..........Mostly cloudy. Rain showers and snow showers
  likely.
* Chance of precip.....70%.
* Max temperature......36-46.
* Min humidity.........66-81 percent.
* 20-foot winds........West winds 6 to 9 mph.
* Mixing height........4200-4900 ft AGL.
* Transport winds......South 10 to 15 mph.

.THURSDAY...Mostly cloudy. Chance of showers. Lows 28 to 38. Highs
in the lower 40s. East winds 4 to 7 mph.
.FRIDAY...Mostly cloudy with a chance of showers. Lows 27 to 37.
Highs in the lower 40s. Northeast winds 3 to 7 mph.
.SATURDAY...Mostly cloudy. Slight chance of showers. Lows 26 to 36.
Highs 38 to 48. North winds 6 to 9 mph.
.SUNDAY...Partly cloudy. Lows 29 to 39. Highs in the mid 40s.
.MONDAY...Mostly cloudy. Slight chance of showers. Lows 28 to 38.
Highs in the mid 40s.

.8 TO 14 day OUTLOOK FOR FEB 28 - MAR 06, 2017
Below normal temperatures and above normal precipitation.

$$

WAZ654>657-220015-
Western Washington Fire Weather Zones 654-655-656-657
Area 4...Interior Lowlands-
522 AM PST Tue Feb 21 2017

.Today...
* Sky/weather..........Mostly cloudy. Patchy fog in the morning.
  Chance of rain in the morning...then chance of rain showers in
  the afternoon.
* Chance of precip.....50%.
* Max temperature......38-48.
* Min humidity.........67-82 percent.
* 20-foot winds........Southwest winds 9 to 12 mph.
* Mixing height........2500-3200 ft AGL.
* Transport winds......North around 10 mph shifting to the west in
  the afternoon.

.TONIGHT...
* Sky/weather..........Mostly cloudy. Chance of rain showers
  through the night. Snow showers likely after midnight.
* Chance of precip.....60%.
* Min temperature......30-40.
* Max humidity.........82-97 percent.
* 20-foot winds........Southwest winds 4 to 7 mph.
* Mixing height........3300-3600 ft AGL.
* Transport winds......Southwest around 15 mph.

.WEDNESDAY...
* Sky/weather..........Mostly cloudy. Rain showers and snow showers
  likely.
* Chance of precip.....70%.
* Max temperature......36-46.
* Min humidity.........62-77 percent.
* 20-foot winds........West winds 3 to 6 mph.
* Mixing height........3900-4900 ft AGL.
* Transport winds......Southwest around 10 mph.

.THURSDAY...Mostly cloudy. Chance of showers. Lows in the lower 30s.
Highs 38 to 48. Southwest winds 3 to 5 mph.
.FRIDAY...Mostly cloudy with a chance of showers. Lows in the lower
30s. Highs 38 to 48. Northeast winds 3 to 6 mph.
.SATURDAY...Mostly cloudy. Slight chance of showers. Lows around 30.
Highs 39 to 49. Northeast winds 4 to 7 mph.
.SUNDAY...Partly cloudy. Lows 28 to 38. Highs 40 to 50.
.MONDAY...Mostly cloudy. Slight chance of showers. Lows 29 to 39.
Highs 40 to 50.

.8 TO 14 day OUTLOOK FOR FEB 28 - MAR 06, 2017
Below normal temperatures and above normal precipitation.

$$

WAZ658-659-220015-
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-
522 AM PST Tue Feb 21 2017

.Today...
* Sky/weather..........Mostly cloudy. Slight chance of snow in the
  morning. Rain likely through the day. Chance of snow showers in
  the afternoon.
* Chance of precip.....70%.
* Max temperature......30-40.
* Min humidity.........66-81 percent.
* 20-foot winds........
*  Valleys/lwr slopes..Southwest winds 9 to 12 mph.
*  Ridges/upr slopes...Southwest winds 10 to 13 mph.
* Snow level...........2500 feet.
* Mixing height........2900-3400 ft AGL.
* Transport winds......Northwest around 5 mph shifting to the west
  in the afternoon.

.TONIGHT...
* Sky/weather..........Mostly cloudy. Chance of snow showers in the
  evening...then snow showers likely after midnight.
* Chance of precip.....60%.
* Min temperature......24-34...except 19-29 ridges.
* Max humidity.........81-96 percent.
* 20-foot winds........
*  Valleys/lwr slopes..Southwest winds 4 to 8 mph.
*  Ridges/upr slopes...Southwest winds 5 to 9 mph.
* Snow level...........1500 feet.
* Mixing height........3600-3700 ft AGL.
* Transport winds......West around 15 mph.

.WEDNESDAY...
* Sky/weather..........Mostly cloudy. Snow showers likely.
* Chance of precip.....70%.
* Max temperature......24-34.
* Min humidity.........62-77 percent...except 67-82 percent ridges.
* 20-foot winds........
*  Valleys/lwr slopes..West winds 3 to 6 mph.
*  Ridges/upr slopes...West winds 4 to 7 mph.
* Snow level...........1000 feet.
* Mixing height........3800 ft AGL.
* Transport winds......Southwest around 10 mph.

.THURSDAY...Mostly cloudy. Chance of snow showers. Snow level
500 feet. Lows 23 to 33 valleys...15 to 25 ridges. Highs 31 to
41 valleys...24 to 34 ridges. West winds 3 to 6 mph.
.FRIDAY...Mostly cloudy with a chance of snow showers. Snow level
500 feet. Lows 22 to 32 valleys...15 to 25 ridges. Highs 30 to
40 valleys...23 to 33 ridges. East winds 4 to 7 mph.
.SATURDAY...Mostly cloudy. Slight chance of snow showers. Snow level
500 feet. Lows 22 to 32 valleys...15 to 25 ridges. Highs 31 to
41 valleys...24 to 34 ridges. East winds 3 to 6 mph.
.SUNDAY THROUGH MONDAY...Mostly cloudy with slight chance of snow
showers. Snow level 1000 feet. Lows 25 to 35 valleys...18 to
28 ridges. Highs 33 to 43 valleys...26 to 36 ridges.

.8 TO 14 day OUTLOOK FOR FEB 28 - MAR 06, 2017
Below normal temperatures and above normal precipitation.

$$

WAZ662-220015-
Western Washington Fire Weather Zone 662
Area 6...North Cascades National Park-Lake Chelan National
Recreational Area-
522 AM PST Tue Feb 21 2017

.Today...
* Sky/weather..........Partly sunny. Chance of snow in the
  morning...then chance of snow showers in the afternoon.
* Chance of precip.....30%.
* Max temperature......32-42...except 26-36 ridges.
* Min humidity.........62-72 percent...except 69-78 percent ridges.
* 20-foot winds........
*  Valleys/lwr slopes..South winds around 8 mph shifting to the west
   around 16 mph in the afternoon.
*  Ridges/upr slopes...South winds around 10 mph shifting to the
   west around 19 mph in the afternoon.
* Snow level...........2500 feet.
* Mixing height........2800-3500 ft AGL.
* Transport winds......West 5 to 10 mph.

.TONIGHT...
* Sky/weather..........Mostly cloudy. Chance of snow showers.
* Chance of precip.....50%.
* Min temperature......17-27.
* Max humidity.........88-100 percent...except 81-96 percent
  ridges.
* 20-foot winds........
*  Valleys/lwr slopes..West winds 6 to 11 mph.
*  Ridges/upr slopes...West winds 7 to 13 mph.
* Snow level...........1500 feet.
* Mixing height........3400-3500 ft AGL.
* Transport winds......West 10 to 15 mph.

.WEDNESDAY...
* Sky/weather..........Mostly cloudy. Chance of snow showers.
* Chance of precip.....50%.
* Max temperature......30-40...except 23-33 ridges.
* Min humidity.........50-58 percent...except 55-70 percent ridges.
* 20-foot winds........
*  Valleys/lwr slopes..West winds 5 to 8 mph.
*  Ridges/upr slopes...West winds 5 to 8 mph.
* Snow level...........500 feet.
* Mixing height........4300-4400 ft AGL.
* Transport winds......West 5 to 10 mph.

.THURSDAY...Mostly cloudy. Chance of snow showers. Snow level
500 feet. Lows 10 to 20. Highs 24 to 34. West winds 5 to 8 mph.
.FRIDAY...Mostly cloudy with a chance of snow showers. Snow level
0 feet. Lows 9 to 19. Highs 22 to 32. East winds 3 to 6 mph.
.SATURDAY...Mostly cloudy. Slight chance of snow showers. Snow level
0 feet. Lows 10 to 20. Highs 22 to 32. Northeast winds 3 to 5 mph.
.SUNDAY THROUGH MONDAY...Mostly cloudy with slight chance of snow
showers. Snow level 500 feet. Lows 14 to 24. Highs 24 to 34.

.8 TO 14 day OUTLOOK FOR FEB 28 - MAR 06, 2017
Below normal temperatures and above normal precipitation.

$$

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