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Fire Weather Planning Forecast for NE Oregon and SE Washington
National Weather Service Pendleton OR
251 PM PDT Wed Oct 18 2017

...PERIODS OF RAIN, MOUNTAIN SNOW AND GUSTY WINDS THROUGH
SUNDAY...

.DISCUSSION...The next front to bring showers to the forecast area will
move onshore Thursday morning then across Washington and Oregon Thursday
afternoon and evening. Rain will spread eastward and winds will become
breezy Thursday afternoon. The cold front will push east of the Cascades
between 2200-0300 Thursday night. Snow levels will lower to around
4500 feet on Friday. Precipitation amounts will range from 0.1-0.5
inch during this time with the heaviest amounts near the Cascades.
It will be breezy to windy on Friday. A strong warm front will quickly
follow on Saturday with widespread precipitation, a significant
increase in snow levels and gusty southerly winds.


***Winds are 20 foot 10 minute averages***
***CWR-chance of wetting rain 0.10 or greater***

High elevation Haines Index observed Wednesday Morning October 18
Salem...2     Medford...3     Spokane...2     Boise...2

ORZ639-WAZ639-191200-
East Slopes of the Northern Oregon Cascades-
East Slopes of the Southern Washington Cascades-
251 PM PDT Wed Oct 18 2017

.TONIGHT...
* Sky/weather.........Mostly cloudy. A slight chance of rain in the
  evening, then a chance of rain after midnight.
* Min temperature.....41-48.
* Max humidity........86-100 percent.
* Humidity recovery...Excellent.
* 20-foot winds.......
*     Valleys/lwr slopes...Southwest winds 5 to 11 mph. In the
      eastern Columbia River Gorge, west winds 2 to 6 mph.
*     Ridges/upr slopes....Southwest winds 11 to 18 mph.
* CWR.................20 percent.
* LAL.................1.
* Haines Index........2 (very low).
* Mixing height.......Near surface.
* Transport winds.....Southwest 15 to 30 mph.

.THURSDAY...
* Sky/weather.........Cloudy. Rain.
* Max temperature.....50-57...except 45-50 ridges.
* Min humidity........65-80 percent.
* 20-foot winds.......
*     Valleys/lwr slopes...Southwest winds 4 to 9 mph.
*     Ridges/upr slopes....Southwest winds 8 to 14 mph.
* CWR.................90 percent.
* LAL.................1.
* Haines Index........2 (very low).
* Mixing height.......2500 ft agl.
* Transport winds.....South up to 20 mph.

.THURSDAY NIGHT...
* Sky/weather.........Mostly cloudy. Rain likely in the evening,
  then showers likely after midnight.
* Min temperature.....35-41.
* Max humidity........91-100 percent.
* Humidity recovery...Excellent.
* 20-foot winds.......
*     Valleys/lwr slopes...Southwest winds 5 to 11 mph...except west 2
      to 6 mph in the eastern Columbia River Gorge.
*     Ridges/upr slopes....Southwest winds 11 to 17 mph.
* CWR.................50 percent.
* LAL.................1.
* Haines Index........3 (very low).
* Mixing height.......500 ft agl.
* Transport winds.....Southwest up to 20 mph.

.FRIDAY...
* Sky/weather.........Mostly cloudy. A chance of showers.
* Max temperature.....46-55...except 38-44 ridges.
* Min humidity........59-74 percent...except 72-82 percent ridges.
* 20-foot winds.......
*     Valleys/lwr slopes...Southwest winds 7 to 13 mph in the morning.
      In the eastern Columbia River Gorge, west winds 5 to 8 mph in
      the morning.
*     Ridges/upr slopes....Southwest winds 12 to 18 mph in the morning.
* CWR.................10 percent.
* LAL.................1.
* Haines Index........2 (very low).
* Mixing height.......7500 ft agl.
* Transport winds.....Southwest 20 to 30 mph.


.Forecast days 3 through 7......
.SATURDAY...Rain. Lows 33 to 39. Highs 44 to 55. Southwest winds
2 to 7 mph.
.SUNDAY...Rain. Lows 43 to 48. Highs 47 to 62. Southwest winds
9 to 15 mph.
.MONDAY...A chance of rain. Mostly cloudy. Lows 42 to 47. Highs
55 to 65. West winds 7 to 13 mph.
.TUESDAY...Mostly clear. Lows 39 to 44. Highs 58 to 65. Northeast
winds 1 to 6 mph.
.WEDNESDAY...Mostly clear. Lows 37 to 42. Highs 60 to 66. Terrain
driven winds less than 5 mph.

$$

ORZ610-191200-
East Slopes of Central Oregon Cascades-
251 PM PDT Wed Oct 18 2017

.TONIGHT...
* Sky/weather.........Mostly cloudy. A slight chance of rain after
  midnight.
* Min temperature.....40-46.
* Max humidity........74-89 percent.
* Humidity recovery...Excellent.
* 20-foot winds.......
*     Valleys/lwr slopes...Southwest winds 7 to 13 mph.
*     Ridges/upr slopes....Southwest winds 11 to 18 mph.
* CWR.................0 percent.
* LAL.................1.
* Haines Index........3 (very low).
* Mixing height.......Near surface.
* Transport winds.....Southwest 15 to 30 mph.

.THURSDAY...
* Sky/weather.........Cloudy. Rain.
* Max temperature.....51-58...except 42-50 ridges.
* Min humidity........47-62 percent.
* 20-foot winds.......
*     Valleys/lwr slopes...Southwest winds 6 to 12 mph.
*     Ridges/upr slopes....Southwest winds 10 to 16 mph.
* CWR.................80 percent.
* LAL.................1.
* Haines Index........2 (very low).
* Mixing height.......3000 ft agl.
* Transport winds.....Southwest 10 to 20 mph.

.THURSDAY NIGHT...
* Sky/weather.........Mostly cloudy. Rain in the evening, then rain
  and snow showers after midnight.
* Min temperature.....32-38.
* Max humidity........90-99 percent.
* Humidity recovery...Excellent.
* 20-foot winds.......
*     Valleys/lwr slopes...Southwest winds 8 to 14 mph.
*     Ridges/upr slopes....Southwest winds 15 to 21 mph.
* CWR.................60 percent.
* LAL.................1.
* Haines Index........3 (very low).
* Mixing height.......1000 ft agl.
* Transport winds.....Southwest 15 to 25 mph.

.FRIDAY...
* Sky/weather.........Mostly cloudy. Snow and rain showers.
* Max temperature.....44-53...except 34-41 ridges.
* Min humidity........54-69 percent...except 73-87 percent ridges.
* 20-foot winds.......
*     Valleys/lwr slopes...Southwest winds 10 to 15 mph in the morning.
*     Ridges/upr slopes....Southwest winds 14 to 20 mph in the morning.
* CWR.................40 percent.
* LAL.................1.
* Haines Index........2 (very low).
* Mixing height.......7500 ft agl.
* Transport winds.....Southwest 15 to 25 mph shifting to the west
  25 to 30 mph in the afternoon.


.Forecast days 3 through 7......
.SATURDAY...Rain and snow. Lows 30 to 37. Highs 39 to 54.
Southwest winds 7 to 13 mph.
.SUNDAY...Mostly cloudy with a chance of rain. Lows 40 to 47.
Highs 47 to 61. Southwest winds 15 to 21 mph.
.MONDAY...A chance of rain. Mostly cloudy. Lows 39 to 44. Highs
52 to 64. Southwest winds 7 to 13 mph.
.TUESDAY...Mostly clear. Lows 38 to 43. Highs 57 to 65. Terrain
driven winds less than 5 mph.
.WEDNESDAY...Mostly clear. Lows 37 to 42. Highs 58 to 66. Terrain
driven winds less than 5 mph.

$$

ORZ611-191200-
Deschutes National Forest - minus Sisters Ranger District-
251 PM PDT Wed Oct 18 2017

.TONIGHT...
* Sky/weather.........Mostly clear then becoming mostly cloudy.
* Min temperature.....33-40...except 38-43 ridges.
* Max humidity........66-81 percent.
* Humidity recovery...Good.
* 20-foot winds.......
*     Valleys/lwr slopes...Southwest winds 7 to 13 mph.
*     Ridges/upr slopes....Southwest winds 8 to 14 mph.
* CWR.................0 percent.
* LAL.................1.
* Haines Index........4 (low).
* Mixing height.......Near surface.
* Transport winds.....Southwest 10 to 25 mph.

.THURSDAY...
* Sky/weather.........Mostly cloudy. A chance of rain in the
  morning, then rain in the afternoon.
* Max temperature.....52-58...except 44-52 ridges.
* Min humidity........37-52 percent.
* 20-foot winds.......
*     Valleys/lwr slopes...Southwest winds 9 to 15 mph.
*     Ridges/upr slopes....Southwest winds 9 to 15 mph.
* CWR.................70 percent.
* LAL.................1.
* Haines Index........2 (very low).
* Mixing height.......6500 ft agl.
* Transport winds.....Southwest 10 to 20 mph increasing to 25 to
  35 mph in the afternoon.

.THURSDAY NIGHT...
* Sky/weather.........Cloudy. Rain and snow showers.
* Min temperature.....28-33.
* Max humidity........94-100 percent.
* Humidity recovery...Excellent.
* 20-foot winds.......
*     Valleys/lwr slopes...Southwest winds 12 to 18 mph.
*     Ridges/upr slopes....Southwest winds 12 to 18 mph.
* CWR.................100 percent.
* LAL.................1.
* Haines Index........2 (very low).
* Mixing height.......1000 ft agl.
* Transport winds.....Southwest 15 to 35 mph.

.FRIDAY...
* Sky/weather.........Mostly cloudy. Snow showers in the morning.
  A chance of snow showers in the afternoon.
* Max temperature.....38-45...except 32-37 ridges.
* Min humidity........61-76 percent...except 73-88 percent ridges.
* 20-foot winds.......
*     Valleys/lwr slopes...Southwest winds 11 to 18 mph in the morning.
*     Ridges/upr slopes....Southwest winds 12 to 19 mph in the morning.
* CWR.................40 percent.
* LAL.................1.
* Haines Index........2 (very low).
* Mixing height.......8500 ft agl.
* Transport winds.....West 20 to 30 mph.


.Forecast days 3 through 7......
.SATURDAY...Snow and a chance of rain. Lows 27 to 32. Highs 35 to
50. Southwest winds 5 to 11 mph.
.SUNDAY...Mostly cloudy with a chance of showers. Lows 33 to 39.
Highs 43 to 56. Southwest winds 10 to 16 mph.
.MONDAY...A chance of showers. Mostly cloudy. Lows 33 to 38.
Highs 50 to 60. Southwest winds 5 to 11 mph.
.TUESDAY...Mostly clear. Lows 30 to 38. Highs 55 to 62. East
winds up to 5 mph.
.WEDNESDAY...Mostly clear. Lows 30 to 37. Highs 56 to 64. Terrain
driven winds less than 5 mph.

$$

ORZ640-191200-
Central Mountains of Oregon-
251 PM PDT Wed Oct 18 2017

.TONIGHT...
* Sky/weather.........Partly cloudy.
* Min temperature.....35-46.
* Max humidity........64-79 percent.
* Humidity recovery...Good.
* 20-foot winds.......
*     Valleys/lwr slopes...Southwest winds 5 to 11 mph.
*     Ridges/upr slopes....Southwest winds 9 to 15 mph.
* CWR.................0 percent.
* LAL.................1.
* Haines Index........4 (low).
* Mixing height.......Near surface.
* Transport winds.....Southwest 15 to 30 mph shifting to the south
  10 to 20 mph after midnight.

.THURSDAY...
* Sky/weather.........Mostly cloudy. A chance of rain.
* Max temperature.....58-63...except 53-59 ridges.
* Min humidity........31-41 percent.
* 20-foot winds.......
*     Valleys/lwr slopes...Southwest winds 8 to 14 mph.
*     Ridges/upr slopes....Southwest winds 10 to 16 mph.
* CWR.................50 percent.
* LAL.................1.
* Haines Index........2 (very low).
* Mixing height.......7500 ft agl.
* Transport winds.....South 10 to 20 mph increasing to southwest
  15 to 30 mph in the afternoon.

.THURSDAY NIGHT...
* Sky/weather.........Mostly cloudy. Rain in the evening, then
  rain and snow showers likely after midnight.
* Min temperature.....31-38.
* Max humidity........87-97 percent.
* Humidity recovery...Excellent.
* 20-foot winds.......
*     Valleys/lwr slopes...Southwest winds 10 to 16 mph.
*     Ridges/upr slopes....Southwest winds 12 to 18 mph.
* CWR.................80 percent.
* LAL.................1.
* Haines Index........3 (very low).
* Mixing height.......500 ft agl.
* Transport winds.....Southwest 15 to 30 mph.

.FRIDAY...
* Sky/weather.........Mostly cloudy. A chance of rain and snow
  showers.
* Max temperature.....44-51...except 39-44 ridges.
* Min humidity........49-56 percent.
* 20-foot winds.......
*     Valleys/lwr slopes...Southwest winds 11 to 18 mph in the morning.
*     Ridges/upr slopes....Southwest winds 13 to 20 mph in the morning.
* CWR.................10 percent.
* LAL.................1.
* Haines Index........2 (very low).
* Mixing height.......9500 ft agl.
* Transport winds.....Southwest 15 to 25 mph increasing to west 25
  to 35 mph in the afternoon.


.Forecast days 3 through 7......
.SATURDAY...Mostly cloudy with a chance of rain and snow. Lows
29 to 36. Highs 43 to 55. South winds 7 to 13 mph.
.SUNDAY...Mostly cloudy with a chance of rain. Lows 40 to 45.
Highs 48 to 62. Southwest winds 11 to 17 mph.
.MONDAY...A chance of rain. Mostly cloudy. Lows 38 to 43. Highs
56 to 64. Southwest winds 7 to 13 mph.
.TUESDAY...Mostly clear. Lows 35 to 41. Highs 59 to 66. Terrain
driven winds less than 5 mph.
.WEDNESDAY...Mostly clear. Lows 35 to 40. Highs 61 to 66.
Southeast winds 1 to 5 mph.

$$

ORZ641-WAZ641-191200-
Lower Columbia Basin of Oregon-Lower Columbia Basin of Washington-
251 PM PDT Wed Oct 18 2017

.TONIGHT...
* Sky/weather.........Mostly cloudy.
* Min temperature.....48-53.
* Max humidity........68-83 percent.
* Humidity recovery...Good.
* 20-foot winds.......
*     Valleys/lwr slopes...Southwest winds 6 to 12 mph.
*     Ridges/upr slopes....Southwest winds 10 to 16 mph.
* CWR.................0 percent.
* LAL.................1.
* Haines Index........3 (very low).
* Mixing height.......Near surface.
* Transport winds.....Southwest 10 to 20 mph.

.THURSDAY...
* Sky/weather.........Mostly cloudy. A chance of rain in the
  morning, then rain likely in the afternoon.
* Max temperature.....58-64...except 53-62 ridges.
* Min humidity........41-56 percent.
* 20-foot winds.......
*     Valleys/lwr slopes...Southwest winds 4 to 10 mph.
*     Ridges/upr slopes....Southwest winds 6 to 12 mph.
* CWR.................60 percent.
* LAL.................1.
* Haines Index........2 (very low).
* Mixing height.......6000 ft agl.
* Transport winds.....Southwest 15 to 25 mph.

.THURSDAY NIGHT...
* Sky/weather.........Mostly cloudy. Rain in the evening, then a
  chance of showers after midnight.
* Min temperature.....40-45.
* Max humidity........87-97 percent.
* Humidity recovery...Excellent.
* 20-foot winds.......
*     Valleys/lwr slopes...Southwest winds 8 to 14 mph.
*     Ridges/upr slopes....Southwest winds 9 to 15 mph.
* CWR.................70 percent.
* LAL.................1.
* Haines Index........3 (very low).
* Mixing height.......500 ft agl.
* Transport winds.....Southwest 5 to 15 mph.

.FRIDAY...
* Sky/weather.........Mostly cloudy. A chance of showers.
* Max temperature.....52-59...except 47-54 ridges.
* Min humidity........45-53 percent.
* 20-foot winds.......
*     Valleys/lwr slopes...Southwest winds 11 to 18 mph in the morning.
*     Ridges/upr slopes....Southwest winds 12 to 19 mph in the morning.
* CWR.................0 percent.
* LAL.................1.
* Haines Index........3 (very low).
* Mixing height.......9000 ft agl.
* Transport winds.....Southwest 15 to 25 mph increasing to west
  30 to 40 mph in the afternoon.


.Forecast days 3 through 7......
.SATURDAY...Mostly cloudy with rain likely. Lows 38 to 43. Highs
51 to 59. South winds 7 to 13 mph.
.SUNDAY...Rain likely. Lows 47 to 52. Highs 53 to 67. South winds
14 to 20 mph.
.MONDAY...A chance of rain. Mostly cloudy. Lows 45 to 50. Highs
61 to 67. Southwest winds 10 to 16 mph.
.TUESDAY...Mostly clear. Lows 41 to 46. Highs 62 to 67. Northeast
winds 2 to 7 mph.
.WEDNESDAY...Mostly clear. Lows 40 to 45. Highs 64 to 69.
Northeast winds up to 5 mph.

$$

ORZ642-191200-
Southern Blue and Strawberry Mountains-
251 PM PDT Wed Oct 18 2017

.TONIGHT...
* Sky/weather.........Partly cloudy.
* Min temperature.....31-39.
* Max humidity........62-77 percent.
* Humidity recovery...Good...except Moderate ridges.
* 20-foot winds.......
*     Valleys/lwr slopes...South winds 3 to 7 mph.
*     Ridges/upr slopes....Southwest winds 5 to 11 mph.
* CWR.................0 percent.
* LAL.................1.
* Haines Index........3 (very low).
* Mixing height.......Near surface.
* Transport winds.....Southwest 5 to 10 mph.


.THURSDAY...
* Sky/weather.........Partly cloudy then becoming mostly cloudy. A
  slight chance of showers in the afternoon.
* Max temperature.....58-64.
* Min humidity........26-32 percent.
* 20-foot winds.......
*     Valleys/lwr slopes...South winds 6 to 12 mph.
*     Ridges/upr slopes....South winds 8 to 14 mph.
* CWR.................0 percent.
* LAL.................1.
* Haines Index........3 (very low).
* Mixing height.......7500 ft agl.
* Transport winds.....Southwest 15 to 30 mph.


.THURSDAY NIGHT...
* Sky/weather.........Cloudy. Rain in the evening, then rain and
  snow showers after midnight.
* Min temperature.....29-34.
* Max humidity........88-98 percent.
* Humidity recovery...Excellent.
* 20-foot winds.......
*     Valleys/lwr slopes...Southwest winds 8 to 14 mph with gusts up to
      25 mph.
*     Ridges/upr slopes....Southwest winds 10 to 16 mph.
* CWR.................70 percent.
* LAL.................1.
* Haines Index........2 (very low).
* Mixing height.......1500 ft agl.
* Transport winds.....Southwest 15 to 30 mph.

.FRIDAY...
* Sky/weather.........Mostly cloudy. A chance of rain and snow
  showers.
* Max temperature.....41-48...except 37-42 ridges.
* Min humidity........43-56 percent.
* 20-foot winds.......
*     Valleys/lwr slopes...Southwest winds 7 to 12 mph in the morning.
*     Ridges/upr slopes....West winds 8 to 14 mph in the morning.
* CWR.................20 percent.
* LAL.................1.
* Haines Index........3 (very low).
* Mixing height.......8500 ft agl.
* Transport winds.....West 15 to 30 mph.


.Forecast days 3 through 7......
.SATURDAY...Mostly cloudy with snow likely and a chance of rain.
Lows 25 to 30. Highs 42 to 48. South winds 2 to 7 mph.
.SUNDAY...Warmer. Mostly cloudy with a chance of rain. Lows 34 to
40. Highs 53 to 58. Southwest winds 6 to 12 mph.
.MONDAY...Mostly cloudy with a chance of rain. Lows 34 to 39.
Highs 55 to 60. West winds 4 to 10 mph.
.TUESDAY...Mostly clear. Lows 29 to 37. Highs 56 to 62. Terrain
driven winds less than 5 mph.
.WEDNESDAY...Mostly clear. Lows 29 to 37. Highs 56 to 63. Terrain
driven winds less than 5 mph.

$$

ORZ643-WAZ643-191200-
Northern Blue Mountains of Oregon-Blue Mountains of Washington-
251 PM PDT Wed Oct 18 2017

.TONIGHT...
* Sky/weather.........Mostly cloudy then becoming partly cloudy. A
  slight chance of rain in the evening.
* Min temperature.....41-49.
* Max humidity........67-82 percent.
* Humidity recovery...Good.
* 20-foot winds.......
*     Valleys/lwr slopes...South winds 3 to 8 mph.
*     Ridges/upr slopes....Southwest winds 7 to 13 mph.
* CWR.................0 percent.
* LAL.................1.
* Haines Index........3 (very low).
* Mixing height.......Near surface.
* Transport winds.....South 5 to 10 mph.

.THURSDAY...
* Sky/weather.........Mostly cloudy. A slight chance of rain in the
  morning, then a chance of rain in the afternoon.
* Max temperature.....57-65...except 51-60 ridges.
* Min humidity........35-43 percent.
* 20-foot winds.......
*     Valleys/lwr slopes...Southwest winds 3 to 8 mph.
*     Ridges/upr slopes....Southwest winds 6 to 12 mph.
* CWR.................10 percent.
* LAL.................1.
* Haines Index........2 (very low).
* Mixing height.......7500 ft agl.
* Transport winds.....South 5 to 15 mph shifting to the southwest
  10 to 25 mph in the afternoon.

.THURSDAY NIGHT...
* Sky/weather.........Cloudy. Rain.
* Min temperature.....34-41.
* Max humidity........90-99 percent.
* Humidity recovery...Excellent.
* 20-foot winds.......
*     Valleys/lwr slopes...Southwest winds 3 to 8 mph.
*     Ridges/upr slopes....West winds 5 to 11 mph.
* CWR.................90 percent.
* LAL.................1.
* Haines Index........3 (very low).
* Mixing height.......500 ft agl.
* Transport winds.....Southwest 5 to 15 mph.

.FRIDAY...
* Sky/weather.........Mostly cloudy. Rain and snow showers likely.
* Max temperature.....44-54...except 36-43 ridges.
* Min humidity........52-67 percent...except 64-77 percent ridges.
* 20-foot winds.......
*     Valleys/lwr slopes...Southwest winds 4 to 10 mph in the morning.
*     Ridges/upr slopes....Southwest winds 7 to 13 mph in the morning.
* CWR.................30 percent.
* LAL.................1.
* Haines Index........3 (very low).
* Mixing height.......8500 ft agl.
* Transport winds.....Southwest 10 to 20 mph increasing to west
  25 to 35 mph in the afternoon.


.Forecast days 3 through 7......
.SATURDAY...Rain and snow. Lows 30 to 37. Highs 40 to 52. South
winds 7 to 13 mph.
.SUNDAY...Rain. Lows 39 to 45. Highs 42 to 57. South winds 13 to
19 mph.
.MONDAY...Mostly cloudy with rain likely. Lows 39 to 45. Highs
50 to 61. Southwest winds 11 to 17 mph.
.TUESDAY...Mostly clear. Lows 37 to 43. Highs 52 to 64. Southeast
winds 1 to 6 mph.
.WEDNESDAY...Mostly clear. Lows 38 to 45. Highs 56 to 64.
Southeast winds 1 to 6 mph.

$$

ORZ644-191200-
Central Blue Mountains-
251 PM PDT Wed Oct 18 2017

.TONIGHT...
* Sky/weather.........Partly cloudy.
* Min temperature.....38-45.
* Max humidity........62-77 percent.
* Humidity recovery...Good...except Moderate ridges.
* 20-foot winds.......
*     Valleys/lwr slopes...South winds 4 to 9 mph.
*     Ridges/upr slopes....Southwest winds 6 to 12 mph.
* CWR.................0 percent.
* LAL.................1.
* Haines Index........4 (low).
* Mixing height.......Near surface.
* Transport winds.....South 5 to 15 mph.

.THURSDAY...
* Sky/weather.........Mostly cloudy. A chance of rain.
* Max temperature.....60-66...except 56-61 ridges.
* Min humidity........29-36 percent.
* 20-foot winds.......
*     Valleys/lwr slopes...South winds 5 to 11 mph.
*     Ridges/upr slopes....South winds 6 to 12 mph.
* CWR.................20 percent.
* LAL.................1.
* Haines Index........2 (very low).
* Mixing height.......7500 ft agl.
* Transport winds.....South 5 to 15 mph shifting to the southwest
  20 to 30 mph in the afternoon.

.THURSDAY NIGHT...
* Sky/weather.........Cloudy. Rain in the evening, then showers
  after midnight.
* Min temperature.....33-38.
* Max humidity........91-99 percent.
* Humidity recovery...Excellent.
* 20-foot winds.......
*     Valleys/lwr slopes...Southwest winds 7 to 13 mph.
*     Ridges/upr slopes....Southwest winds 8 to 14 mph.
* CWR.................90 percent.
* LAL.................1.
* Haines Index........3 (very low).
* Mixing height.......1000 ft agl.
* Transport winds.....Southwest 15 to 25 mph.

.FRIDAY...
* Sky/weather.........Mostly cloudy. A chance of showers in the
  morning. Snow and rain showers likely in the afternoon.
* Max temperature.....44-52...except 38-43 ridges.
* Min humidity........49-62 percent.
* 20-foot winds.......
*     Valleys/lwr slopes...Southwest winds 6 to 12 mph in the morning.
*     Ridges/upr slopes....West winds 7 to 13 mph in the morning.
* CWR.................30 percent.
* LAL.................1.
* Haines Index........3 (very low).
* Mixing height.......9000 ft agl.
* Transport winds.....Southwest 10 to 20 mph shifting to the west
  20 to 30 mph in the afternoon.


.Forecast days 3 through 7......
.SATURDAY...Mostly cloudy with rain and snow. Lows 28 to 34.
Highs 42 to 50. South winds 7 to 13 mph.
.SUNDAY...Cloudy with a chance of rain. Lows 38 to 43. Highs
51 to 59. South winds 10 to 16 mph.
.MONDAY...Mostly cloudy with rain likely. Lows 38 to 43. Highs
54 to 62. Southwest winds 7 to 13 mph.
.TUESDAY...Mostly clear. Lows 36 to 41. Highs 58 to 65. Terrain
driven winds less than 5 mph.
.WEDNESDAY...Mostly clear. Lows 36 to 41. Highs 58 to 65.
Southeast winds 1 to 6 mph.

$$

ORZ645-WAZ645-191200-
Wallowa District-Asotin County-
251 PM PDT Wed Oct 18 2017

.TONIGHT...
* Sky/weather.........Partly cloudy.
* Min temperature.....39-46.
* Max humidity........64-79 percent.
* Humidity recovery...Good.
* 20-foot winds.......
*     Valleys/lwr slopes...South winds 3 to 8 mph.
*     Ridges/upr slopes....South winds 5 to 11 mph.
* CWR.................0 percent.
* LAL.................1.
* Haines Index........3 (very low).
* Mixing height.......Near surface.
* Transport winds.....South 10 to 20 mph.

.THURSDAY...
* Sky/weather.........Partly cloudy then becoming mostly cloudy.
* Max temperature.....59-67...except 52-64 ridges.
* Min humidity........28-35 percent.
* 20-foot winds.......
*     Valleys/lwr slopes...South winds 4 to 9 mph.
*     Ridges/upr slopes....South winds 6 to 12 mph.
* CWR.................0 percent.
* LAL.................1.
* Haines Index........2 (very low).
* Mixing height.......7000 ft agl.
* Transport winds.....South 5 to 15 mph increasing to 15 to 30
  mph in the afternoon.

.THURSDAY NIGHT...
* Sky/weather.........Mostly cloudy. Rain likely in the evening,
  then showers after midnight.
* Min temperature.....34-41.
* Max humidity........87-99 percent.
* Humidity recovery...Excellent.
* 20-foot winds.......
*     Valleys/lwr slopes...Southwest winds 4 to 9 mph.
*     Ridges/upr slopes....Southwest winds 6 to 12 mph.
* CWR.................80 percent.
* LAL.................1.
* Haines Index........2 (very low).
* Mixing height.......500 ft agl.
* Transport winds.....Southwest up to 20 mph.


.FRIDAY...
* Sky/weather.........Mostly cloudy. Rain and snow showers likely.
* Max temperature.....43-54...except 38-52 ridges.
* Min humidity........50-65 percent.
* 20-foot winds.......
*     Valleys/lwr slopes...West winds 3 to 7 mph in the morning.
*     Ridges/upr slopes....Southwest winds 4 to 9 mph in the morning.
* CWR.................30 percent.
* LAL.................1.
* Haines Index........3 (very low).
* Mixing height.......8500 ft agl.
* Transport winds.....West 15 to 30 mph.


.Forecast days 3 through 7......
.SATURDAY...Mostly cloudy with rain and snow likely. Lows 28 to
35. Highs 39 to 50. South winds 6 to 12 mph.
.SUNDAY...Rain. Lows 36 to 43. Highs 49 to 59. South winds 7 to
13 mph.
.MONDAY...Mostly cloudy with rain likely. Lows 37 to 44. Highs
51 to 60. Southwest winds 4 to 10 mph.
.TUESDAY...Mostly clear. Lows 36 to 41. Highs 54 to 64. Terrain
driven winds less than 5 mph.
.WEDNESDAY...Mostly clear. Lows 37 to 42. Highs 55 to 65. South
winds 2 to 7 mph.

$$

WAZ675-191200-
Eastern Washington Southern Columbia Basin-
251 PM PDT Wed Oct 18 2017

.TONIGHT...
* Sky/weather.........Mostly cloudy. A slight chance of rain in the
  evening. A chance of rain after midnight.
* Min temperature.....45-51.
* Max humidity........81-94 percent.
* Humidity recovery...Excellent.
* 20-foot winds.......
*     Valleys/lwr slopes...Southwest winds 9 to 15 mph.
*     Ridges/upr slopes....Southwest winds 15 to 21 mph.
* CWR.................0 percent.
* LAL.................1.
* Haines Index........2 (very low).
* Mixing height.......Near surface.
* Transport winds.....Southwest 20 to 30 mph decreasing to 10 to
  20 mph after midnight.

.THURSDAY...
* Sky/weather.........Cloudy. A chance of rain in the morning, then
  rain likely in the afternoon.
* Max temperature.....56-62...except 50-57 ridges.
* Min humidity........55-63 percent.
* 20-foot winds.......
*     Valleys/lwr slopes...Southwest winds 5 to 11 mph.
*     Ridges/upr slopes....Southwest winds 9 to 15 mph.
* CWR.................30 percent.
* LAL.................1.
* Haines Index........2 (very low).
* Mixing height.......4000 ft agl.
* Transport winds.....Southwest 15 to 30 mph.

.THURSDAY NIGHT...
* Sky/weather.........Mostly cloudy. A chance of rain in the
  evening, then a chance of showers after midnight.
* Min temperature.....38-43.
* Max humidity........87-97 percent.
* Humidity recovery...Excellent.
* 20-foot winds.......
*     Valleys/lwr slopes...Southwest winds 7 to 13 mph.
*     Ridges/upr slopes....Southwest winds 11 to 17 mph.
* CWR.................10 percent.
* LAL.................1.
* Haines Index........3 (very low).
* Mixing height.......500 ft agl.
* Transport winds.....Southwest 15 to 30 mph.

.FRIDAY...
* Sky/weather.........Mostly cloudy. A slight chance of showers.
* Max temperature.....53-60...except 46-53 ridges.
* Min humidity........42-50 percent.
* 20-foot winds.......
*     Valleys/lwr slopes...Southwest winds 11 to 17 mph in the morning.
*     Ridges/upr slopes....Southwest winds 14 to 20 mph in the morning.
* CWR.................0 percent.
* LAL.................1.
* Haines Index........3 (very low).
* Mixing height.......8000 ft agl.
* Transport winds.....Southwest 10 to 20 mph increasing to west 20
  to 30 mph in the afternoon.


.Forecast days 3 through 7......
.SATURDAY...Mostly cloudy with rain likely. Lows 34 to 40. Highs
49 to 60. South winds 2 to 7 mph.
.SUNDAY...Cloudy with rain likely. Lows 41 to 48. Highs 50 to 65.
South winds 10 to 16 mph.
.MONDAY...A slight chance of rain. Partly cloudy. Lows 40 to 46.
Highs 59 to 66. Southwest winds 8 to 14 mph.
.TUESDAY...Mostly clear. Lows 38 to 43. Highs 60 to 66. North
winds 1 to 6 mph.
.WEDNESDAY...Mostly clear. Lows 38 to 43. Highs 61 to 66. Terrain
driven winds less than 5 mph.

$$

WAZ681-191200-
Yakama Alpine District-
251 PM PDT Wed Oct 18 2017

.TONIGHT...
* Sky/weather.........Cloudy. A chance of rain in the evening, then
  rain after midnight.
* Min temperature.....38-43.
* Max humidity........95-100 percent.
* Humidity recovery...Excellent.
* 20-foot winds.......
*     Valleys/lwr slopes...Southwest winds 10 to 16 mph.
*     Ridges/upr slopes....Southwest winds 14 to 20 mph.
* CWR.................70 percent.
* LAL.................1.
* Haines Index........2 (very low).
* Mixing height.......500 ft agl.
* Transport winds.....Southwest 15 to 30 mph.

.THURSDAY...
* Sky/weather.........Cloudy. Rain.
* Max temperature.....44-52...except 40-46 ridges.
* Min humidity........74-87 percent.
* 20-foot winds.......
*     Valleys/lwr slopes...Southwest winds 6 to 12 mph.
*     Ridges/upr slopes....Southwest winds 10 to 16 mph.
* CWR.................90 percent.
* LAL.................1.
* Haines Index........2 (very low).
* Mixing height.......3000 ft agl.
* Transport winds.....Southwest 15 to 25 mph.

.THURSDAY NIGHT...
* Sky/weather.........Mostly cloudy. Rain in the evening, then rain
  and snow showers likely after midnight.
* Min temperature.....31-36.
* Max humidity........95-100 percent.
* Humidity recovery...Excellent.
* 20-foot winds.......
*     Valleys/lwr slopes...Southwest winds 9 to 15 mph.
*     Ridges/upr slopes....Southwest winds 12 to 18 mph.
* CWR.................60 percent.
* LAL.................1.
* Haines Index........3 (very low).
* Mixing height.......500 ft agl.
* Transport winds.....Southwest 10 to 20 mph.

.FRIDAY...
* Sky/weather.........Mostly cloudy. Snow showers likely in the
  morning. A chance of snow and rain showers in the afternoon.
* Max temperature.....39-48...except 34-40 ridges.
* Min humidity........61-76 percent...except 72-85 percent ridges.
* 20-foot winds.......
*     Valleys/lwr slopes...Southwest winds 9 to 15 mph in the morning.
*     Ridges/upr slopes....West winds 12 to 18 mph in the morning.
* CWR.................20 percent.
* LAL.................1.
* Haines Index........2 (very low).
* Mixing height.......5000 ft agl.
* Transport winds.....West 10 to 20 mph shifting to the southwest
  20 to 30 mph in the afternoon.


.Forecast days 3 through 7......
.SATURDAY...Rain and snow. Lows 27 to 33. Highs 35 to 47.
Southwest winds 4 to 9 mph.
.SUNDAY...Rain. Lows 37 to 42. Highs 40 to 55. Southwest winds
13 to 19 mph.
.MONDAY...A chance of rain. Mostly cloudy. Lows 36 to 41. Highs
46 to 58. West winds 10 to 16 mph.
.TUESDAY...Mostly clear. Lows 36 to 41. Highs 49 to 60. Northeast
winds 1 to 5 mph.
.WEDNESDAY...Mostly clear. Lows 36 to 41. Highs 51 to 61. Terrain
driven winds less than 5 mph.

$$


.8-14 DAY OUTLOOK for Thursday October 26 through Wednesday November 1...

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

$$



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