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Fire Weather Planning Forecast for Western Washington
National Weather Service Seattle WA
348 AM PST Tue Jan 16 2018

Current warnings/watches...none.

.DISCUSSION....Showers will continue across Western Washington today
with moist southwest flow over the region. A strong system will
head toward southern British Columbia on Wednesday then stall
offshore and gradually weaken through Friday night. This system
will generate large waves which may impact the coast. Unsettled
weather will continue into this weekend with a trough over the
region.

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

WAZ649>651-170100-
Western Washington Fire Weather Zones 649-650-651
Area 1...Coastal Lowlands-
348 AM PST Tue Jan 16 2018

.Today...
* Sky/weather..........Mostly cloudy. Rain showers.
* Chance of precip.....100%.
* Max temperature......45-55.
* Min humidity.........74-89 percent.
* 20-foot winds........
*  Valleys/lwr slopes..South winds 6 to 9 mph.
*  Ridges/upr slopes...South winds 8 to 11 mph.
* Mixing height........3600-3700 ft AGL.
* Transport winds......South 20 to 25 mph.

.TONIGHT...
* Sky/weather..........Mostly cloudy. Chance of rain showers in the
  evening, then chance of rain after midnight.
* Chance of precip.....50%.
* Min temperature......36-46.
* Max humidity.........92-100 percent.
* 20-foot winds........
*  Valleys/lwr slopes..Southeast winds 7 to 10 mph.
*  Ridges/upr slopes...Southeast winds 8 to 11 mph.
* Mixing height........1500-2500 ft AGL.
* Transport winds......Southeast 15 to 20 mph.

.WEDNESDAY...
* Sky/weather..........Cloudy. Rain.
* Chance of precip.....100%.
* Max temperature......42-52.
* Min humidity.........81-96 percent.
* 20-foot winds........
*  Valleys/lwr slopes..Southeast winds 13 to 16 mph.
*  Ridges/upr slopes...Southeast winds 14 to 17 mph.
* Mixing height........1500-1700 ft AGL.
* Transport winds......Southeast 25 to 30 mph.

.THURSDAY...Showers. Lows 38 to 48. Highs 43 to 53. South winds 9 to
12 mph.
.FRIDAY...Showers. Lows around 40. Highs in the mid 40s. Southwest
winds 7 to 10 mph.
.SATURDAY...Rain. Lows in the upper 30s. Highs in the mid 40s. South
winds 7 to 10 mph.
.SUNDAY...Rain. Lows 33 to 43. Highs 40 to 50.
.MONDAY...Mostly cloudy with showers likely. Lows 32 to 42. Highs in
the mid 40s.

.8 TO 14 day OUTLOOK FOR JAN 23 - 29 2018
Below normal temperatures and above normal precipitation.

$$

WAZ652-170100-
Western Washington Fire Weather Zone 652
Area 2...Olympic National Park-Olympic National Forest-West Portion-
348 AM PST Tue Jan 16 2018

.Today...
* Sky/weather..........Mostly cloudy. Rain showers and snow
  showers.
* Chance of precip.....100%.
* Max temperature......36-46.
* Min humidity.........74-89 percent.
* 20-foot winds........
*  Valleys/lwr slopes..South winds 8 to 11 mph.
*  Ridges/upr slopes...South winds 8 to 11 mph.
* Snow level...........3500 feet.
* Mixing height........2900-3000 ft AGL.
* Transport winds......South around 20 mph.

.TONIGHT...
* Sky/weather..........Mostly cloudy. Snow showers likely and
  chance of rain showers in the evening, then chance of rain and
  snow after midnight.
* Chance of precip.....55%.
* Min temperature......28-38.
* Max humidity.........92-100 percent.
* 20-foot winds........
*  Valleys/lwr slopes..Southeast winds 9 to 12 mph.
*  Ridges/upr slopes...Southeast winds 9 to 12 mph.
* Snow level...........4000 feet.
* Mixing height........1800-2400 ft AGL.
* Transport winds......South 15 to 20 mph.

.WEDNESDAY...
* Sky/weather..........Cloudy. Rain.
* Chance of precip.....100%.
* Max temperature......36-46.
* Min humidity.........79-93 percent.
* 20-foot winds........
*  Valleys/lwr slopes..Southeast winds 16 to 19 mph.
*  Ridges/upr slopes...Southeast winds 17 to 20 mph.
* Snow level...........6000 feet.
* Mixing height........1400-1500 ft AGL.
* Transport winds......South around 25 mph.

.THURSDAY...showers. Snow level 3000 feet. Lows 30 to 40. Highs
35 to 45. South winds 12 to 17 mph.
.FRIDAY...showers. Snow level 2000 feet. Lows 28 to 38. Highs 33 to
43. South winds 7 to 13 mph.
.SATURDAY...Snow and rain. Snow level 2500 feet. Lows 27 to 37.
Highs 33 to 43. South winds 8 to 11 mph.
.SUNDAY...Snow and rain. Snow level 2500 feet. Lows 26 to 36. Highs
32 to 42.
.MONDAY...Mostly cloudy with showers likely. Snow level 2500 feet.
Lows 26 to 36. Highs 32 to 42.

.8 TO 14 day OUTLOOK FOR JAN 23 - 29 2018
Below normal temperatures and above normal precipitation.

$$

WAZ661-170100-
Western Washington Fire Weather Zone 661
Area 2...Olympic National Park-Olympic National Forest-East Portion-
348 AM PST Tue Jan 16 2018

.Today...
* Sky/weather..........Mostly cloudy. Rain showers and snow
  showers.
* Chance of precip.....100%.
* Max temperature......37-47.
* Min humidity.........68-83 percent.
* 20-foot winds........
*  Valleys/lwr slopes..South winds 7 to 10 mph.
*  Ridges/upr slopes...South winds 8 to 11 mph.
* Snow level...........4000 feet.
* Mixing height........2600-2700 ft AGL.
* Transport winds......Southwest 15 to 20 mph.

.TONIGHT...
* Sky/weather..........Mostly cloudy. Chance of rain showers and
  snow showers in the evening, then chance of rain and snow after
  midnight.
* Chance of precip.....50%.
* Min temperature......28-38.
* Max humidity.........85-100 percent.
* 20-foot winds........
*  Valleys/lwr slopes..Southeast winds 5 to 8 mph.
*  Ridges/upr slopes...South winds 7 to 10 mph.
* Snow level...........4000 feet.
* Mixing height........1500-2000 ft AGL.
* Transport winds......South around 15 mph.

.WEDNESDAY...
* Sky/weather..........Cloudy. Snow in the morning. Rain through
  the day.
* Chance of precip.....100%.
* Max temperature......36-46.
* Min humidity.........75-90 percent.
* 20-foot winds........
*  Valleys/lwr slopes..South winds 11 to 15 mph.
*  Ridges/upr slopes...South winds 15 to 18 mph.
* Snow level...........7000 feet.
* Mixing height........1300-1500 ft AGL.
* Transport winds......South around 20 mph increasing to around 30
  mph in the afternoon.

.THURSDAY...showers. Snow level 3000 feet. Lows 29 to 39. Highs
35 to 45. South winds 12 to 15 mph.
.FRIDAY...showers. Snow level 2000 feet. Lows 26 to 36. Highs 33 to
43. Southwest winds 8 to 13 mph.
.SATURDAY...Snow and rain. Snow level 2500 feet. Lows 25 to 35.
Highs 32 to 42. Southwest winds 7 to 10 mph.
.SUNDAY...Snow and rain. Snow level 2500 feet. Lows 25 to 35. Highs
32 to 42.
.MONDAY...Mostly cloudy with showers likely. Snow level 2500 feet.
Lows 24 to 34. Highs 31 to 41.

.8 TO 14 day OUTLOOK FOR JAN 23 - 29 2018
Below normal temperatures and above normal precipitation.

$$

WAZ653-170100-
Western Washington Fire Weather Zone 653
Area 3...North Puget Sound Lowlands-Whidbey Island-San Juan Islands-
348 AM PST Tue Jan 16 2018

.Today...
* Sky/weather..........Mostly cloudy. Chance of rain showers.
* Chance of precip.....50%.
* Max temperature......46-56.
* Min humidity.........72-87 percent.
* 20-foot winds........South winds 7 to 10 mph.
* Mixing height........1700-2200 ft AGL.
* Transport winds......South 15 to 20 mph.

.TONIGHT...
* Sky/weather..........Mostly cloudy. Chance of rain showers in the
  evening, then slight chance of rain after midnight.
* Chance of precip.....35%.
* Min temperature......36-46.
* Max humidity.........86-100 percent.
* 20-foot winds........Southeast winds 6 to 9 mph.
* Mixing height........900-1700 ft AGL.
* Transport winds......Southeast around 15 mph.

.WEDNESDAY...
* Sky/weather..........Cloudy. Rain likely.
* Chance of precip.....70%.
* Max temperature......43-53.
* Min humidity.........73-88 percent.
* 20-foot winds........Southeast winds 11 to 14 mph.
* Mixing height........900-1100 ft AGL.
* Transport winds......Southeast 20 to 25 mph.

.THURSDAY...Rain. Lows 38 to 48. Highs 43 to 53. South winds 10 to
13 mph.
.FRIDAY...Showers likely. Lows in the upper 30s. Highs 41 to 51.
South winds 8 to 12 mph.
.SATURDAY...Rain likely. Lows in the upper 30s. Highs in the mid
40s. South winds 7 to 10 mph.
.SUNDAY...Rain likely. Lows 33 to 43. Highs 40 to 50.
.MONDAY...Mostly cloudy with a chance of showers. Lows 31 to 41.
Highs in the lower 40s.

.8 TO 14 day OUTLOOK FOR JAN 23 - 29 2018
Below normal temperatures and above normal precipitation.

$$

WAZ654>657-170100-
Western Washington Fire Weather Zones 654-655-656-657
Area 4...Interior Lowlands-
348 AM PST Tue Jan 16 2018

.Today...
* Sky/weather..........Mostly cloudy. Rain showers likely.
* Chance of precip.....70%.
* Max temperature......45-55.
* Min humidity.........70-85 percent.
* 20-foot winds........South winds 7 to 10 mph.
* Mixing height........2400-3200 ft AGL.
* Transport winds......South 15 to 20 mph.

.TONIGHT...
* Sky/weather..........Mostly cloudy. Chance of rain showers in the
  evening, then chance of rain after midnight.
* Chance of precip.....50%.
* Min temperature......33-43.
* Max humidity.........85-100 percent.
* 20-foot winds........Southeast winds 5 to 8 mph.
* Mixing height........900-1900 ft AGL.
* Transport winds......Southeast around 10 mph.

.WEDNESDAY...
* Sky/weather..........Cloudy. Chance of rain in the morning, then
  rain likely in the afternoon.
* Chance of precip.....60%.
* Max temperature......42-52.
* Min humidity.........77-92 percent.
* 20-foot winds........Southeast winds 7 to 10 mph.
* Mixing height........800-1200 ft AGL.
* Transport winds......Southeast 15 to 20 mph.

.THURSDAY...Showers. Lows in the lower 40s. Highs 44 to 54. South
winds 8 to 11 mph.
.FRIDAY...Showers likely. Lows in the upper 30s. Highs 41 to 51.
South winds 8 to 11 mph.
.SATURDAY...Rain likely. Lows in the upper 30s. Highs in the mid
40s. South winds 7 to 10 mph.
.SUNDAY...Rain likely. Lows in the mid 30s. Highs 39 to 49.
.MONDAY...Cloudy with a chance of showers. Lows in the mid 30s.
Highs in the lower 40s.

.8 TO 14 day OUTLOOK FOR JAN 23 - 29 2018
Below normal temperatures and above normal precipitation.

$$

WAZ658-659-170100-
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-
348 AM PST Tue Jan 16 2018

.Today...
* Sky/weather..........Mostly cloudy. Rain showers and snow
  showers.
* Chance of precip.....100%.
* Max temperature......40-50...except 35-45 ridges.
* Min humidity.........72-87 percent.
* 20-foot winds........
*  Valleys/lwr slopes..South winds 6 to 9 mph.
*  Ridges/upr slopes...South winds 7 to 10 mph.
* Snow level...........4000 feet.
* Mixing height........1900-2900 ft AGL.
* Transport winds......South around 10 mph increasing to southwest
  around 20 mph in the afternoon.

.TONIGHT...
* Sky/weather..........Mostly cloudy. Snow showers likely and
  chance of rain showers in the evening. Chance of rain and slight
  chance of snow after midnight.
* Chance of precip.....60%.
* Min temperature......30-40...except 25-35 ridges.
* Max humidity.........88-100 percent.
* 20-foot winds........
*  Valleys/lwr slopes..Southeast winds 7 to 10 mph.
*  Ridges/upr slopes...Southeast winds 7 to 10 mph.
* Snow level...........4000 feet.
* Mixing height........1000-2000 ft AGL.
* Transport winds......Southeast around 10 mph.

.WEDNESDAY...
* Sky/weather..........Cloudy. Rain in the morning. Snow through
  the day. Rain likely in the afternoon.
* Chance of precip.....95%.
* Max temperature......38-48...except 33-43 ridges.
* Min humidity.........75-90 percent.
* 20-foot winds........
*  Valleys/lwr slopes..Southeast winds 11 to 14 mph.
*  Ridges/upr slopes...Southeast winds 12 to 15 mph.
* Snow level...........5000 feet.
* Mixing height........800-1000 ft AGL.
* Transport winds......Southeast 15 to 20 mph.

.THURSDAY...showers. Snow level 3500 feet. Lows 29 to 39. Highs
36 to 46. South winds 10 to 13 mph.
.FRIDAY...showers likely. Snow level 2000 feet. Lows 26 to 36. Highs
31 to 41. South winds 7 to 10 mph.
.SATURDAY...Snow likely and rain. Snow level 2500 feet. Lows 25 to
35. Highs 31 to 41. Southwest winds 7 to 10 mph.
.SUNDAY...Snow and rain. Snow level 2500 feet. Lows 24 to 34. Highs
34 to 44 valleys...26 to 36 ridges.
.MONDAY...Cloudy with a chance of showers. Snow level 2000 feet.
Lows 23 to 33. Highs 29 to 39.

.8 TO 14 day OUTLOOK FOR JAN 23 - 29 2018
Below normal temperatures and above normal precipitation.

$$

WAZ662-170100-
Western Washington Fire Weather Zone 662
Area 6...North Cascades National Park-Lake Chelan National
Recreational Area-
348 AM PST Tue Jan 16 2018

.Today...
* Sky/weather..........Cloudy. Snow showers and rain showers.
* Chance of precip.....100%.
* Max temperature......37-47...except 32-42 ridges.
* Min humidity.........66-79 percent.
* 20-foot winds........
*  Valleys/lwr slopes..East winds 3 to 6 mph.
*  Ridges/upr slopes...South winds 6 to 9 mph.
* Snow level...........4000 feet.
* Mixing height........2100-3100 ft AGL.
* Transport winds......Southwest around 10 mph increasing to around
  20 mph in the afternoon.

.TONIGHT...
* Sky/weather..........Mostly cloudy. Chance of snow showers in the
  evening. Snow after midnight.
* Chance of precip.....65%.
* Min temperature......21-31.
* Max humidity.........92-100 percent.
* 20-foot winds........
*  Valleys/lwr slopes..East winds 5 to 8 mph.
*  Ridges/upr slopes...Southeast winds 6 to 9 mph.
* Snow level...........3000 feet.
* Mixing height........1000-2000 ft AGL.
* Transport winds......Southwest around 10 mph shifting to the
  southeast after midnight.

.WEDNESDAY...
* Sky/weather..........Cloudy. Snow in the morning. Rain through
  the day. Snow likely in the afternoon.
* Chance of precip.....90%.
* Max temperature......28-38.
* Min humidity.........79-89 percent...except 72-85 percent ridges.
* 20-foot winds........
*  Valleys/lwr slopes..Southeast winds 8 to 11 mph.
*  Ridges/upr slopes...Southeast winds 12 to 15 mph.
* Snow level...........3000 feet.
* Mixing height........900 ft AGL.
* Transport winds......Southeast 10 to 15 mph.

.THURSDAY...showers. Snow level 3500 feet. Lows 23 to 33. Highs
28 to 38. South winds 9 to 13 mph.
.FRIDAY...Cloudy with snow showers likely. Snow level 2000 feet.
Lows 21 to 31. Highs 27 to 37. South winds 5 to 8 mph.
.SATURDAY...Snow likely. Snow level 2000 feet. Lows 20 to 30. Highs
26 to 36. Southwest winds 3 to 8 mph.
.SUNDAY...Snow likely. Snow level 2000 feet. Lows 19 to 29. Highs
25 to 35.
.MONDAY...Cloudy with a chance of snow showers. Snow level
2000 feet. Lows 16 to 26. Highs 24 to 34.

.8 TO 14 day OUTLOOK FOR JAN 23 - 29 2018
Below normal temperatures and above normal precipitation.

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