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
630 AM PDT SUN MAY 29 2016


.DISCUSSION...
TODAYS DISTURBANCE WILL PRODUCE BREEZY TO WINDY WEST WINDS FOR
MUCH OF CENTRAL AND EASTERN WASHINGTON. WINDS WILL DECREASE LATE
THIS EVENING. SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS ARE POSSIBLE TODAY...MAINLY
ACROSS NORTHERN DISTRICTS. SHOWERS WILL BE LIMITED TO THE
MOUNTAINS ALONG THE MONTANA/IDAHO BORDER ON MONDAY AS OUR PATTERN
TRANSITIONS TO WARM HIGH PRESSURE. BY WEDNESDAY... AFTERNOON
TEMPERATURES WILL BE IN THE 80S...AND ABOVE AVERAGE READINGS WILL
LIKELY CARRY THROUGH NEXT WEEKEND.

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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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WAZ676-677-680-682-292300-
EAST WASHINGTON SOUTH CENTRAL CASCADE VALLEYS (ZONE 676)-
EAST WASHINGTON CENTRAL CASCADE VALLEYS (ZONE 677)-
EAST WASHINGTON SOUTH CENTRAL CASCADE MOUNTAINS (ZONE 680)-
EAST WASHINGTON CENTRAL CASCADE MOUNTAINS (ZONE 682)-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...KITTITAS VALLEY...NACHES RIVER VALLEY...
LAKE CHELAN AREA...WENATCHEE RIVER VALLEY AREA...CHINOOK PASS...
WHITE PASS...STEVENS PASS...LAKE WENATCHEE AREA...CLE ELUM
630 AM PDT SUN MAY 29 2016

.TODAY...
* SKY/WEATHER...MOSTLY SUNNY. CHANCE OF RAIN SHOWERS MAINLY ALONG
  THE CREST.
* LAL....1.
* MAX TEMPERATURE...63-73 VALLEYS AND 49-59 MOUNTAINS.
*    24 HR TREND...1 DEGREE WARMER.
* MIN HUMIDITY...30-45 PERCENT VALLEYS AND 50-65 PERCENT MOUNTAINS.
*    24 HR TREND...5 PERCENT DRIER.
* 20-FOOT WIND...
*     VALLEYS/LWR SLOPES...NORTHWEST 8 TO 13 MPH...EXCEPT
      NORTHWEST 10 TO 19 MPH IN THE KITTITAS VALLEY. GUSTS UP TO
      20 MPH IN THE MORNING INCREASING TO 30 MPH IN THE
      AFTERNOON.
*     RIDGES/UPR SLOPES....NORTHWEST 8 TO 12 MPH.
* HAINES INDEX...2 VERY LOW.
* MIXING HEIGHT...6500 FT AGL.
* TRANSPORT WINDS...WEST 10 TO 15 MPH.
* CWR (> 0.10 IN)...10 PERCENT.

.TONIGHT...
* SKY/WEATHER...PARTLY CLOUDY. SLIGHT CHANCE OF RAIN SHOWERS IN THE
  EVENING  ALONG THE CREST.
* LAL....1.
* MIN TEMPERATURE...41-49 VALLEYS AND 34-41 MOUNTAINS.
*    24 HR TREND...4 DEGREES COOLER.
* MAX HUMIDITY...61-80 PERCENT VALLEYS AND 71-90 PERCENT MOUNTAINS.
*    24 HR TREND...10 PERCENT DRIER.
* HUMIDITY RECOVERY...GOOD.
* 20-FOOT WIND...
*     VALLEYS/LWR SLOPES...AFTER 4PM...NORTHWEST 11 TO 17
      MPH...EXCEPT NORTHWEST 14 TO 22 MPH IN THE KITTITAS AND
      WENATCHEE VALLEY. GUSTS UP TO 40 MPH. AFTER 10
      PM...NORTHWEST WINDS 10 TO 15 MPH WITH GUSTS 25-30 MPH
      OVERNIGHT.
*     RIDGES/UPR SLOPES....NORTHWEST 11 TO 16 MPH.
* HAINES INDEX...3 VERY LOW.
* MIXING HEIGHT...1000 FT AGL.
* TRANSPORT WINDS...NORTHWEST 15 TO 20 MPH.
* CWR (> 0.10 IN)...0 PERCENT.

.MEMORIAL DAY...
* SKY/WEATHER...SUNNY.
* LAL....1.
* MAX TEMPERATURE...68-76 VALLEYS AND 57-67 MOUNTAINS.
* MIN HUMIDITY...18-28 PERCENT VALLEYS AND 25-40 PERCENT MOUNTAINS.
* 20-FOOT WIND...
*     VALLEYS/LWR SLOPES...WEST 5 TO 8 MPH. GUSTS UP TO 20 MPH IN THE
      MORNING.
*     RIDGES/UPR SLOPES....NORTHWEST 5 TO 7 MPH.
* HAINES INDEX...3 VERY LOW.
* MIXING HEIGHT...7500 FT AGL.
* TRANSPORT WINDS...NORTHWEST 5 TO 10 MPH.
* CWR (> 0.10 IN)...0 PERCENT.

.FORECAST DAYS 3 THROUGH 7......
.TUESDAY...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS 39 TO 49. HIGHS 75 TO 82 VALLEYS...
64 TO 74 MOUNTAINS. NORTHEAST WIND 3 TO 7 MPH.
.WEDNESDAY...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS 45 TO 55. HIGHS 79 TO
87 VALLEYS...68 TO 78 MOUNTAINS. EAST WIND 3 TO 7 MPH.
.THURSDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND
THUNDERSTORMS. LOWS 51 TO 61. HIGHS 81 TO 90 VALLEYS...69 TO
79 MOUNTAINS. SOUTHWEST WIND 3 TO 7 MPH.
.FRIDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. LOWS 51 TO 61. HIGHS 78 TO 87 VALLEYS...
66 TO 76 MOUNTAINS.
.SATURDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS 53 TO 61 VALLEYS...46 TO
56 MOUNTAINS. HIGHS 79 TO 88 VALLEYS...67 TO 77 MOUNTAINS.

.8 TO 14 DAY OUTLOOK FOR JUN 05 - 11, 2016

ABOVE NORMAL TEMPERATURES AND ABOVE NORMAL PRECIPITATION.


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WAZ684-685-687-292300-
EAST WASHINGTON OKANOGAN/METHOW VALLEYS (ZONE 684)-
EAST WASHINGTON NORTH CASCADES (ZONE 685)-
EAST WASHINGTON OKANOGAN HIGHLANDS (ZONE 687)-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...METHOW RIVER VALLEY...OKANOGAN VALLEY...
NESPELEM...MAZAMA...CONCONULLY...NORTH CASCADES HIGHWAY...
PASAYTEN WILDERNESS...KELLER...REPUBLIC...CURLEW
630 AM PDT SUN MAY 29 2016

.TODAY...
* SKY/WEATHER...PARTLY SUNNY. SLIGHT CHANCE OF RAIN SHOWERS IN THE
  MORNING...THEN CHANCE OF RAIN SHOWERS IN THE AFTERNOON. A SLIGHT
  CHANCE OF THUNDERSTORMS IN THE AFTERNOON ZONE 687.
* LAL....2.
* MAX TEMPERATURE...65-72 VALLEYS AND 52-62 MOUNTAINS.
*    24 HR TREND...4 DEGREES WARMER.
* MIN HUMIDITY...25-35 PERCENT VALLEYS AND 35-50 PERCENT MOUNTAINS.
*    24 HR TREND...UNCHANGED VALLEYS AND 5 PERCENT DRIER MOUNTAINS.
* 20-FOOT WIND...
*     VALLEYS/LWR SLOPES...UPSLOPE/UPVALLEY 3 TO 6 MPH IN THE MORNING
      BECOMING SOUTHWEST 6 TO 10 MPH WITH GUSTS TO AROUND 20 MPH IN
      THE AFTERNOON.
*     RIDGES/UPR SLOPES....NORTHWEST 4 TO 8 MPH IN THE MORNING SHIFTING
      TO THE SOUTHWEST 6 TO 10 MPH IN THE AFTERNOON.
* HAINES INDEX...2 VERY LOW.
* MIXING HEIGHT...8000 FT AGL.
* TRANSPORT WINDS...SOUTHWEST 5 TO 10 MPH.
* CWR (> 0.10 IN)...20 PERCENT.

.TONIGHT...
* SKY/WEATHER...PARTLY CLOUDY. SLIGHT CHANCE OF RAIN SHOWERS IN THE
  EVENING.
* LAL....1.
* MIN TEMPERATURE...42-47 VALLEYS AND 34-42 MOUNTAINS.
*    24 HR TREND...2 DEGREES COOLER.
* MAX HUMIDITY...65-80 PERCENT.
*    24 HR TREND...10 PERCENT DRIER VALLEYS AND UNCHANGED MOUNTAINS.
* HUMIDITY RECOVERY...GOOD.
* 20-FOOT WIND...
*     VALLEYS/LWR SLOPES...NORTHWEST 8 TO 12 MPH WITH GUSTS TO
      AROUND 25 MPH IN THE EVENING DECREASING TO 5 TO 10 MPH
      OVERNIGHT.
*     RIDGES/UPR SLOPES....NORTHWEST 8 TO 12 MPH.
* HAINES INDEX...3 VERY LOW.
* MIXING HEIGHT...1000 FT AGL.
* TRANSPORT WINDS...NORTHWEST 13 TO 17 MPH.
* CWR (> 0.10 IN)...0 PERCENT.

.MEMORIAL DAY...
* SKY/WEATHER...SUNNY.
* LAL....1.
* MAX TEMPERATURE...69-75 VALLEYS AND 58-68 MOUNTAINS.
* MIN HUMIDITY...16-26 PERCENT VALLEYS AND 25-35 PERCENT MOUNTAINS.
* 20-FOOT WIND...
*     VALLEYS/LWR SLOPES...NORTH 5 TO 7 MPH. GUSTS UP TO 20 MPH IN THE
      AFTERNOON.
*     RIDGES/UPR SLOPES....NORTH 5 TO 8 MPH.
* HAINES INDEX...2 VERY LOW.
* MIXING HEIGHT...8500 FT AGL.
* TRANSPORT WINDS...NORTHWEST 8 TO 12 MPH.
* CWR (> 0.10 IN)...0 PERCENT.

.FORECAST DAYS 3 THROUGH 7......
.TUESDAY...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS 38 TO 48. HIGHS 75 TO 81 VALLEYS...
64 TO 74 MOUNTAINS. NORTH WIND 3 TO 7 MPH.
.WEDNESDAY...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS 43 TO 53. HIGHS 80 TO
86 VALLEYS...69 TO 79 MOUNTAINS. EAST WIND 3 TO 7 MPH.
.THURSDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND
THUNDERSTORMS. LOWS 51 TO 60. HIGHS 83 TO 89 VALLEYS...72 TO
82 MOUNTAINS. SOUTH WIND 3 TO 7 MPH.
.FRIDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. LOWS 49 TO 59. HIGHS 81 TO 87 VALLEYS...
70 TO 80 MOUNTAINS.
.SATURDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS 53 TO 59 VALLEYS...45 TO
55 MOUNTAINS. HIGHS 82 TO 88 VALLEYS...71 TO 81 MOUNTAINS.

.8 TO 14 DAY OUTLOOK FOR JUN 05 - 11, 2016

ABOVE NORMAL TEMPERATURES AND ABOVE NORMAL PRECIPITATION.


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IDZ101-WAZ686-292300-
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
630 AM PDT SUN MAY 29 2016

.TODAY...
* SKY/WEATHER...MOSTLY CLOUDY. SLIGHT CHANCE OF RAIN SHOWERS IN THE
  MORNING...THEN CHANCE OF RAIN SHOWERS AND SLIGHT CHANCE OF
  THUNDERSTORMS IN THE AFTERNOON.
* LAL....2.
* MAX TEMPERATURE...65-70 VALLEYS AND 56-64 MOUNTAINS.
*    24 HR TREND...6 DEGREES WARMER.
* MIN HUMIDITY...30-45 PERCENT VALLEYS AND 40-55 PERCENT MOUNTAINS.
*    24 HR TREND...UNCHANGED.
* 20-FOOT WIND...
*     VALLEYS/LWR SLOPES...UPSLOPE/UPVALLEY 3 TO 7 MPH IN THE MORNING
      BECOMING SOUTHWEST 7 TO 11 MPH WITH GUSTS TO AROUND 20 MPH IN
      THE AFTERNOON.
*     RIDGES/UPR SLOPES....VARIABLE 3 TO 6 MPH IN THE MORNING BECOMING
      SOUTHWEST 6 TO 10 MPH IN THE AFTERNOON.
* HAINES INDEX...2 VERY LOW.
* MIXING HEIGHT...7500 FT AGL.
* TRANSPORT WINDS...SOUTH 3 TO 7 MPH IN THE MORNING INCREASING TO
  SOUTHWEST 13 TO 17 MPH IN THE AFTERNOON.
* CWR (> 0.10 IN)...20 PERCENT.

.TONIGHT...
* SKY/WEATHER...MOSTLY CLOUDY THEN BECOMING PARTLY CLOUDY. CHANCE
  OF RAIN SHOWERS AND SLIGHT CHANCE OF THUNDERSTORMS IN THE
  EVENING. SLIGHT CHANCE OF RAIN SHOWERS OVERNIGHT.
* LAL....2.
* MIN TEMPERATURE...39-44.
*    24 HR TREND...2 DEGREES COOLER.
* MAX HUMIDITY...80-90 PERCENT.
*    24 HR TREND...UNCHANGED.
* HUMIDITY RECOVERY...GOOD.
* 20-FOOT WIND...
*     VALLEYS/LWR SLOPES...WEST 5 TO 8 MPH. GUSTS UP TO 20 MPH IN THE
      EVENING.
*     RIDGES/UPR SLOPES....WEST 5 TO 8 MPH.
* HAINES INDEX...3 VERY LOW.
* MIXING HEIGHT...1000 FT AGL.
* TRANSPORT WINDS...WEST 10 TO 15 MPH.
* CWR (> 0.10 IN)...10 PERCENT.

.MEMORIAL DAY...
* SKY/WEATHER...MOSTLY SUNNY. SLIGHT CHANCE OF RAIN SHOWERS.
* LAL....1.
* MAX TEMPERATURE...66-72 VALLEYS AND 57-66 MOUNTAINS.
* MIN HUMIDITY...26-40 PERCENT.
* 20-FOOT WIND...
*     VALLEYS/LWR SLOPES...UPSLOPE/UPVALLEY 2 TO 5 MPH IN THE MORNING
      BECOMING WEST 4 TO 8 MPH IN THE AFTERNOON.
*     RIDGES/UPR SLOPES....WEST 5 TO 6 MPH.
* HAINES INDEX...2 VERY LOW.
* MIXING HEIGHT...8000 FT AGL.
* TRANSPORT WINDS...NORTHWEST 8 TO 12 MPH.
* CWR (> 0.10 IN)...0 PERCENT.

.FORECAST DAYS 3 THROUGH 7......
.TUESDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS 37 TO 43. HIGHS 73 TO 79 VALLEYS...
64 TO 73 MOUNTAINS. NORTHEAST WIND 3 TO 7 MPH.
.WEDNESDAY...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS 40 TO 48. HIGHS 79 TO
84 VALLEYS...70 TO 79 MOUNTAINS. EAST WIND 3 TO 7 MPH.
.THURSDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND
THUNDERSTORMS. LOWS 47 TO 55. HIGHS 82 TO 87 VALLEYS...74 TO
82 MOUNTAINS. SOUTHEAST WIND 3 TO 7 MPH.
.FRIDAY THROUGH SATURDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS 49 TO 56. HIGHS
81 TO 87 VALLEYS...73 TO 82 MOUNTAINS.

.8 TO 14 DAY OUTLOOK FOR JUN 05 - 11, 2016

ABOVE NORMAL TEMPERATURES AND ABOVE NORMAL PRECIPITATION.


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WAZ673-292300-
EAST WASHINGTON NORTHERN COLUMBIA BASIN (ZONE 673)-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...WATERVILLE...WILBUR...RITZVILLE...
MOSES LAKE
630 AM PDT SUN MAY 29 2016

.TODAY...
* SKY/WEATHER...MOSTLY SUNNY.
* LAL....1.
* MAX TEMPERATURE...68-75.
*    24 HR TREND...3 DEGREES WARMER.
* MIN HUMIDITY...20-30 PERCENT.
*    24 HR TREND...5 PERCENT DRIER.
* 20-FOOT WIND...SOUTHWEST 8 TO 14 MPH. GUSTS UP TO 25 MPH IN THE
  AFTERNOON.
* HAINES INDEX...2 VERY LOW.
* MIXING HEIGHT...8000 FT AGL.
* TRANSPORT WINDS...WEST 3 TO 7 MPH IN THE MORNING INCREASING TO 13
  TO 17 MPH IN THE AFTERNOON.
* CWR (> 0.10 IN)...0 PERCENT.

.TONIGHT...
* SKY/WEATHER...MOSTLY CLEAR.
* LAL....1.
* MIN TEMPERATURE...43-48.
*    24 HR TREND...4 DEGREES COOLER.
* MAX HUMIDITY...61-80 PERCENT.
*    24 HR TREND...10 PERCENT DRIER.
* HUMIDITY RECOVERY...GOOD.
* 20-FOOT WIND...AFTER 4PM WEST WIND 15 TO 25 MPH WITH GUSTS TO 35
  MPH FROM VANTAGE TO MOSES LAKE. WEST 10 TO 15 MPH WITH GUSTS TO
  AROUND 30 MPH ELSEWHERE. WINDS DECREASING TO 5 TO 10 MPH
  OVERNIGHT.
* HAINES INDEX...3 VERY LOW.
* MIXING HEIGHT...1000 FT AGL.
* TRANSPORT WINDS...WEST 15 TO 20 MPH.
* CWR (> 0.10 IN)...0 PERCENT.

.MEMORIAL DAY...
* SKY/WEATHER...SUNNY.
* LAL....1.
* MAX TEMPERATURE...71-76.
* MIN HUMIDITY...14-24 PERCENT.
* 20-FOOT WIND...WEST 4 TO 8 MPH.
* HAINES INDEX...3 VERY LOW.
* MIXING HEIGHT...8000 FT AGL.
* TRANSPORT WINDS...NORTHWEST 8 TO 12 MPH.
* CWR (> 0.10 IN)...0 PERCENT.

.FORECAST DAYS 3 THROUGH 7......
.TUESDAY...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS 44 TO 49. HIGHS 76 TO 82. NORTHEAST
WIND 3 TO 7 MPH.
.WEDNESDAY...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS 51 TO 57. HIGHS 82 TO 88. EAST
WIND 3 TO 7 MPH.
.THURSDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS 56 TO 61. HIGHS 86 TO 92.
SOUTHEAST WIND 3 TO 7 MPH.
.FRIDAY THROUGH SATURDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS 57 TO 62. HIGHS
83 TO 90.

.8 TO 14 DAY OUTLOOK FOR JUN 05 - 11, 2016

ABOVE NORMAL TEMPERATURES AND ABOVE NORMAL PRECIPITATION.


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WAZ674-292300-
EAST WASHINGTON PALOUSE AND SPOKANE AREA (ZONE 674)-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...SPOKANE...CHENEY...DAVENPORT...PULLMAN
630 AM PDT SUN MAY 29 2016

.TODAY...
* SKY/WEATHER...MOSTLY SUNNY. SLIGHT CHANCE OF RAIN SHOWERS IN
  THE AFTERNOON.
* LAL....1.
* MAX TEMPERATURE...67-74.
*    24 HR TREND...4 DEGREES WARMER.
* MIN HUMIDITY...29-40 PERCENT.
*    24 HR TREND...UNCHANGED.
* 20-FOOT WIND...SOUTHWEST 5 TO 10 MPH IN THE MORNING BECOMING 10
  TO 15 IN THE AFTERNOON. GUSTS UP TO 25 MPH IN THE AFTERNOON.
* HAINES INDEX...2 VERY LOW.
* MIXING HEIGHT...8000 FT AGL.
* TRANSPORT WINDS...SOUTH 3 TO 7 MPH IN THE MORNING INCREASING TO
  SOUTHWEST 13 TO 17 MPH IN THE AFTERNOON.
* CWR (> 0.10 IN)...0 PERCENT.

.TONIGHT...
* SKY/WEATHER...MOSTLY CLEAR.
* LAL....1.
* MIN TEMPERATURE...41-46.
*    24 HR TREND...3 DEGREES COOLER.
* MAX HUMIDITY...80-90 PERCENT.
*    24 HR TREND...UNCHANGED.
* HUMIDITY RECOVERY...GOOD.
* 20-FOOT WIND...SOUTHWEST 12 TO 18 MPH. GUSTS UP TO 25 MPH IN THE
  EVENING. WINDS DECREASING TO 5 TO 10 MPH OVERNIGHT.
* HAINES INDEX...2 VERY LOW.
* MIXING HEIGHT...1000 FT AGL.
* TRANSPORT WINDS...WEST 10 TO 15 MPH.
* CWR (> 0.10 IN)...0 PERCENT.

.MEMORIAL DAY...
* SKY/WEATHER...SUNNY.
* LAL....1.
* MAX TEMPERATURE...67-74.
* MIN HUMIDITY...20-30 PERCENT.
* 20-FOOT WIND...SOUTHWEST 5 TO 7 MPH.
* HAINES INDEX...2 VERY LOW.
* MIXING HEIGHT...7500 FT AGL.
* TRANSPORT WINDS...WEST 8 TO 12 MPH.
* CWR (> 0.10 IN)...0 PERCENT.

.FORECAST DAYS 3 THROUGH 7......
.TUESDAY...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS 41 TO 46. HIGHS 74 TO 80. EAST WIND
3 TO 7 MPH.
.WEDNESDAY...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS 46 TO 53. HIGHS 81 TO 86. EAST
WIND 3 TO 7 MPH.
.THURSDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS 54 TO 59. HIGHS 84 TO 90.
SOUTHEAST WIND 3 TO 7 MPH.
.FRIDAY THROUGH SATURDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS 55 TO 61. HIGHS
83 TO 90.

.8 TO 14 DAY OUTLOOK FOR JUN 05 - 11, 2016

ABOVE NORMAL TEMPERATURES AND ABOVE NORMAL PRECIPITATION.


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