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Fire Weather Planning Forecast for Western Washington
National Weather Service Seattle WA
529 AM PDT Thu Apr 27 2017

Current warnings/watches...none.

.DISCUSSION....The onshore flow of moist unsettled air will maintain a
mix of showers and sun breaks again today. Then higher pressure
aloft is expected to build for a drier Friday into early Saturday.
Another weak weather system is forecast to swing onshore for a bit
more rain late Saturday turning to scattered showers Sunday.
Stronger higher pressure aloft is expected to start the month of May
with the prospect of more sunshine and above normal temperatures by
mid week.

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

WAZ649>651-272315-
Western Washington Fire Weather Zones 649-650-651
Area 1...Coastal Lowlands-
529 AM PDT Thu Apr 27 2017

.Today...
* Sky/weather..........Mostly cloudy. Scattered rain showers.
* Chance of precip.....50%.
* Max temperature......47-57.
* Min humidity.........63-78 percent...except 68-83 percent ridges.
* 20-foot winds........
*  Valleys/lwr slopes..West winds 5 to 10 mph.
*  Ridges/upr slopes...West winds 5 to 10 mph.
* Mixing height........4100-5100 ft AGL.
* Transport winds......West around 15 mph.

.TONIGHT...
* Sky/weather..........Partly cloudy then becoming mostly cloudy.
  Isolated rain showers in the evening.
* Chance of precip.....20% decreasing to 10% after midnight.
* Min temperature......35-45.
* Max humidity.........89-100 percent.
* 20-foot winds........
*  Valleys/lwr slopes..Northwest winds 6 to 9 mph.
*  Ridges/upr slopes...West winds 6 to 9 mph.
* Mixing height........3500-4400 ft AGL.
* Transport winds......Northwest around 15 mph.

.FRIDAY...
* Sky/weather..........Partly sunny.
* Chance of precip.....0%.
* Max temperature......49-59.
* Min humidity.........58-73 percent.
* 20-foot winds........
*  Valleys/lwr slopes..West winds 6 to 9 mph.
*  Ridges/upr slopes...West winds 5 to 8 mph.
* Mixing height........3300-4300 ft AGL.
* Transport winds......West 5 to 10 mph.

.SATURDAY...Mostly cloudy. Chance of rain. Lows around 40. Highs
49 to 59. South winds 3 to 9 mph.
.SUNDAY...Mostly cloudy with rain likely. Lows in the lower 40s.
Highs 48 to 58. West winds 7 to 10 mph.
.MONDAY...Mostly cloudy. Slight chance of showers. Lows in the lower
40s. Highs 50 to 60. West winds 6 to 9 mph.
.TUESDAY...Mostly cloudy. Slight chance of rain. Lows in the lower
40s. Highs 51 to 61.
.WEDNESDAY...Partly cloudy. Lows in the mid 40s. Highs 55 to 65.

.8 TO 14 day OUTLOOK FOR MAY 04 - 10 2017
Above normal temperatures and below normal precipitation.

$$

WAZ652-272315-
Western Washington Fire Weather Zone 652
Area 2...Olympic National Park-Olympic National Forest-West Portion-
529 AM PDT Thu Apr 27 2017

.Today...
* Sky/weather..........Partly sunny. Numerous rain showers and snow
  showers.
* Chance of precip.....70%.
* Max temperature......35-45.
* Min humidity.........69-84 percent.
* 20-foot winds........
*  Valleys/lwr slopes..West winds 5 to 9 mph.
*  Ridges/upr slopes...West winds 5 to 9 mph.
* Snow level...........3000 feet.
* Mixing height........3700-4700 ft AGL.
* Transport winds......West around 10 mph.

.TONIGHT...
* Sky/weather..........Mostly cloudy. Scattered rain showers and
  snow showers in the evening, then isolated snow showers after
  midnight.
* Chance of precip.....30%.
* Min temperature......24-34.
* Max humidity.........98 percent.
* 20-foot winds........
*  Valleys/lwr slopes..Northwest winds 6 to 9 mph.
*  Ridges/upr slopes...Northwest winds 6 to 9 mph.
* Snow level...........3000 feet.
* Mixing height........3000-4000 ft AGL.
* Transport winds......Northwest 10 to 15 mph.

.FRIDAY...
* Sky/weather..........Partly sunny.
* Chance of precip.....0%.
* Max temperature......39-49.
* Min humidity.........63-78 percent...except 68-83 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...........3500 feet.
* Mixing height........2700-3700 ft AGL.
* Transport winds......West around 5 mph.

.SATURDAY...Partly cloudy. Chance of rain. Snow level 4500 feet.
Lows 30 to 40. Highs 42 to 52. South winds 5 to 10 mph.
.SUNDAY...Mostly cloudy with rain likely and chance of snow showers.
Snow level 4500 feet. Lows 30 to 40. Highs 41 to 51. West winds 7 to
10 mph.
.MONDAY...Mostly cloudy. Chance of rain and snow showers. Snow level
4000 feet. Lows 30 to 40. Highs 41 to 51. West winds 5 to 8 mph.
.TUESDAY...Mostly cloudy. Slight chance of rain. Snow level
6000 feet. Lows 30 to 40. Highs 43 to 53.
.WEDNESDAY...Partly cloudy. Snow level 9000 feet. Lows 34 to 44.
Highs 48 to 58.

.8 TO 14 day OUTLOOK FOR MAY 04 - 10 2017
Above normal temperatures and below normal precipitation.

$$

WAZ661-272315-
Western Washington Fire Weather Zone 661
Area 2...Olympic National Park-Olympic National Forest-East Portion-
529 AM PDT Thu Apr 27 2017

.Today...
* Sky/weather..........Mostly cloudy. Scattered rain showers in the
  morning. Numerous snow showers through the day. Numerous rain
  showers in the afternoon.
* Chance of precip.....70%.
* Max temperature......40-50...except 34-44 ridges.
* Min humidity.........59-74 percent...except 66-81 percent ridges.
* 20-foot winds........
*  Valleys/lwr slopes..West winds 6 to 9 mph.
*  Ridges/upr slopes...West winds 6 to 9 mph.
* Snow level...........3000 feet.
* Mixing height........3500-4500 ft AGL.
* Transport winds......West around 10 mph.

.TONIGHT...
* Sky/weather..........Mostly cloudy. Scattered rain showers and
  snow showers in the evening, then isolated rain showers and snow
  showers after midnight.
* Chance of precip.....35%.
* Min temperature......26-36.
* Max humidity.........92-100 percent.
* 20-foot winds........
*  Valleys/lwr slopes..West winds 6 to 9 mph.
*  Ridges/upr slopes...West winds 7 to 10 mph.
* Snow level...........3500 feet.
* Mixing height........2400-3400 ft AGL.
* Transport winds......West around 10 mph.

.FRIDAY...
* Sky/weather..........Partly sunny.
* Chance of precip.....0%.
* Max temperature......42-52...except 37-47 ridges.
* Min humidity.........55-70 percent...except 65-80 percent ridges.
* 20-foot winds........
*  Valleys/lwr slopes..Northwest winds 4 to 7 mph.
*  Ridges/upr slopes...Northwest winds 4 to 7 mph.
* Snow level...........3500 feet.
* Mixing height........2000 ft AGL increasing to 4000 ft AGL in the
  afternoon.
* Transport winds......West around 5 mph.

.SATURDAY...Partly cloudy. Chance of rain and snow. Snow level
4500 feet. Lows 29 to 39. Highs 42 to 52. Southwest winds 5 to
8 mph.
.SUNDAY...Mostly cloudy with rain and snow likely. Snow level
4500 feet. Lows 30 to 40. Highs 41 to 51. West winds 8 to 11 mph.
.MONDAY...Mostly cloudy. Chance of showers. Snow level 4000 feet.
Lows 30 to 40. Highs 45 to 55 valleys...38 to 48 ridges. Northwest
winds 5 to 8 mph.
.TUESDAY...Mostly cloudy. Slight chance of rain and snow. Snow level
6000 feet. Lows 29 to 39. Highs 46 to 56 valleys...39 to 49 ridges.
.WEDNESDAY...Partly cloudy. Snow level 9000 feet. Lows 33 to 43.
Highs 51 to 61 valleys...44 to 54 ridges.

.8 TO 14 day OUTLOOK FOR MAY 04 - 10 2017
Above normal temperatures and below normal precipitation.

$$

WAZ653-272315-
Western Washington Fire Weather Zone 653
Area 3...North Puget Sound Lowlands-Whidbey Island-San Juan Islands-
529 AM PDT Thu Apr 27 2017

.Today...
* Sky/weather..........Partly sunny. Scattered rain showers.
* Chance of precip.....50%.
* Max temperature......48-58.
* Min humidity.........55-70 percent.
* 20-foot winds........West winds 7 to 10 mph.
* Mixing height........3800-4800 ft AGL.
* Transport winds......West around 15 mph.

.TONIGHT...
* Sky/weather..........Partly cloudy then becoming mostly cloudy.
  Isolated rain showers in the evening.
* Chance of precip.....20% decreasing to 10% after midnight.
* Min temperature......36-46.
* Max humidity.........84-99 percent.
* 20-foot winds........West winds 7 to 10 mph.
* Mixing height........3100-4100 ft AGL.
* Transport winds......West around 15 mph.

.FRIDAY...
* Sky/weather..........Partly sunny.
* Chance of precip.....0%.
* Max temperature......50-60.
* Min humidity.........50-65 percent.
* 20-foot winds........West winds 4 to 7 mph.
* Mixing height........3200-4200 ft AGL.
* Transport winds......West around 5 mph.

.SATURDAY...Partly cloudy. Chance of rain. Lows in the lower 40s.
Highs 50 to 60. South winds 5 to 8 mph.
.SUNDAY...Mostly cloudy with rain likely. Lows 39 to 49. Highs 50 to
60. West winds 7 to 10 mph.
.MONDAY...Mostly cloudy. Slight chance of showers. Lows 39 to 49.
Highs in the mid 50s. West winds 7 to 10 mph.
.TUESDAY...Mostly cloudy. Slight chance of rain. Lows in the lower
40s. Highs 52 to 62.
.WEDNESDAY...Partly cloudy. Lows in the mid 40s. Highs 55 to 65.

.8 TO 14 day OUTLOOK FOR MAY 04 - 10 2017
Above normal temperatures and below normal precipitation.

$$

WAZ654>657-272315-
Western Washington Fire Weather Zones 654-655-656-657
Area 4...Interior Lowlands-
529 AM PDT Thu Apr 27 2017

.Today...
* Sky/weather..........Mostly cloudy. Scattered rain showers.
* Chance of precip.....50%.
* Max temperature......48-58.
* Min humidity.........52-67 percent.
* 20-foot winds........West winds 6 to 9 mph.
* Mixing height........2900 ft AGL increasing to 5700 ft AGL in the
  afternoon.
* Transport winds......West around 10 mph.

.TONIGHT...
* Sky/weather..........Mostly cloudy. Scattered rain showers in the
  evening, then isolated rain showers after midnight.
* Chance of precip.....35%.
* Min temperature......34-44.
* Max humidity.........84-99 percent.
* 20-foot winds........West winds around 6 mph shifting to the
  southwest around 5 mph after midnight.
* Mixing height........3300-4300 ft AGL.
* Transport winds......West 5 to 10 mph.

.FRIDAY...
* Sky/weather..........Partly sunny. Slight chance of rain showers
  in the morning.
* Chance of precip.....10%.
* Max temperature......50-60.
* Min humidity.........45-60 percent.
* 20-foot winds........West winds 4 to 7 mph.
* Mixing height........2500 ft AGL increasing to 5000 ft AGL in the
  afternoon.
* Transport winds......West around 5 mph.

.SATURDAY...Partly cloudy. Slight chance of rain. Lows 35 to 45.
Highs 52 to 62. Southwest winds 3 to 8 mph.
.SUNDAY...Mostly cloudy with rain likely. Lows in the mid 40s. Highs
52 to 62. West winds 6 to 9 mph.
.MONDAY...Mostly cloudy. Chance of showers. Lows 38 to 48. Highs
52 to 62. West winds 5 to 8 mph.
.TUESDAY...Mostly cloudy. Slight chance of rain. Lows in the lower
40s. Highs 54 to 64.
.WEDNESDAY...Partly cloudy. Lows in the mid 40s. Highs 59 to 69.

.8 TO 14 day OUTLOOK FOR MAY 04 - 10 2017
Above normal temperatures and below normal precipitation.

$$

WAZ658-659-272315-
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-
529 AM PDT Thu Apr 27 2017

.Today...
* Sky/weather..........Mostly cloudy. Numerous snow showers and
  rain showers.
* Chance of precip.....70%.
* Max temperature......41-51...except 35-45 ridges.
* Min humidity.........59-74 percent.
* 20-foot winds........
*  Valleys/lwr slopes..West winds 6 to 9 mph.
*  Ridges/upr slopes...West winds 8 to 11 mph.
* Snow level...........3000 feet.
* Mixing height........3000-4000 ft AGL.
* Transport winds......West around 15 mph.

.TONIGHT...
* Sky/weather..........Mostly cloudy. Scattered rain showers in the
  evening. Scattered snow showers through the night. Isolated rain
  showers after midnight.
* Chance of precip.....50%.
* Min temperature......29-39...except 23-33 ridges.
* Max humidity.........88-100 percent.
* 20-foot winds........
*  Valleys/lwr slopes..West winds 5 to 8 mph.
*  Ridges/upr slopes...West winds 6 to 9 mph.
* Snow level...........3500 feet.
* Mixing height........2800-3700 ft AGL.
* Transport winds......West 10 to 15 mph.

.FRIDAY...
* Sky/weather..........Partly sunny. Slight chance of rain showers
  and snow showers.
* Chance of precip.....20%.
* Max temperature......43-53...except 38-48 ridges.
* Min humidity.........51-66 percent...except 57-72 percent ridges.
* 20-foot winds........
*  Valleys/lwr slopes..West winds 4 to 7 mph.
*  Ridges/upr slopes...West winds 5 to 8 mph.
* Snow level...........3500 feet.
* Mixing height........2500-3500 ft AGL.
* Transport winds......Northwest 5 to 10 mph.

.SATURDAY...Partly cloudy. Slight chance of rain. Snow level
4500 feet. Lows 28 to 38. Highs 46 to 56 valleys...38 to 48 ridges.
Southwest winds 3 to 8 mph.
.SUNDAY...Mostly cloudy with rain and snow likely. Snow level
5000 feet. Lows 31 to 41. Highs 46 to 56 valleys...38 to 48 ridges.
West winds 7 to 10 mph.
.MONDAY...Mostly cloudy. Chance of showers. Snow level 4000 feet.
Lows 29 to 39. Highs 45 to 55 valleys...37 to 47 ridges. West winds
7 to 10 mph.
.TUESDAY...Mostly cloudy. Slight chance of rain and snow. Snow level
6000 feet. Lows 29 to 39. Highs 47 to 57 valleys...39 to 49 ridges.
.WEDNESDAY...Partly cloudy. Snow level 8500 feet. Lows 31 to 41.
Highs 53 to 63 valleys...46 to 56 ridges.

.8 TO 14 day OUTLOOK FOR MAY 04 - 10 2017
Above normal temperatures and below normal precipitation.

$$

WAZ662-272315-
Western Washington Fire Weather Zone 662
Area 6...North Cascades National Park-Lake Chelan National
Recreational Area-
529 AM PDT Thu Apr 27 2017

.Today...
* Sky/weather..........Mostly cloudy. Numerous snow showers in the
  morning. Scattered rain showers through the day. Scattered snow
  showers in the afternoon.
* Chance of precip.....60%.
* Max temperature......47-57...except 36-46 ridges.
* Min humidity.........34-49 percent...except 42-57 percent ridges.
* 20-foot winds........
*  Valleys/lwr slopes..Northwest winds 8 to 11 mph.
*  Ridges/upr slopes...West winds 12 to 15 mph.
* Snow level...........3500 feet.
* Mixing height........2900-3600 ft AGL.
* Transport winds......West 15 to 20 mph.

.TONIGHT...
* Sky/weather..........Mostly cloudy. Scattered snow showers and
  rain showers.
* Chance of precip.....50%.
* Min temperature......29-39...except 23-33 ridges.
* Max humidity.........83-98 percent.
* 20-foot winds........
*  Valleys/lwr slopes..Northwest winds 5 to 8 mph.
*  Ridges/upr slopes...Northwest winds 7 to 10 mph.
* Snow level...........4000 feet.
* Mixing height........2300-3300 ft AGL.
* Transport winds......Northwest around 15 mph.

.FRIDAY...
* Sky/weather..........Mostly cloudy. Slight chance of rain showers
  in the morning. Chance of snow showers through the day. Chance of
  rain showers in the afternoon.
* Chance of precip.....40%.
* Max temperature......46-56...except 37-47 ridges.
* Min humidity.........38-53 percent...except 45-60 percent ridges.
* 20-foot winds........
*  Valleys/lwr slopes..Northwest winds 7 to 10 mph.
*  Ridges/upr slopes...Northwest winds 8 to 11 mph.
* Snow level...........3500 feet.
* Mixing height........2200-3200 ft AGL.
* Transport winds......Northwest 10 to 15 mph.

.SATURDAY...Partly cloudy. Snow level 4500 feet. Lows 24 to 34.
Highs 48 to 58 valleys...40 to 50 ridges. Southwest winds 6 to
9 mph.
.SUNDAY...Mostly cloudy with rain and snow likely. Snow level
5000 feet. Lows 27 to 37. Highs 49 to 59 valleys...41 to 51 ridges.
West winds 6 to 15 mph.
.MONDAY...Mostly cloudy with a chance of showers. Snow level
4000 feet. Lows 27 to 37. Highs 49 to 59 valleys...40 to 50 ridges.
West winds 10 to 14 mph.
.TUESDAY...Mostly cloudy. Slight chance of rain and snow. Snow level
6000 feet. Lows 25 to 35. Highs 50 to 60 valleys...41 to 51 ridges.
.WEDNESDAY...Partly cloudy. Snow level 8000 feet. Lows 25 to 35.
Highs 55 to 65 valleys...46 to 56 ridges.

.8 TO 14 day OUTLOOK FOR MAY 04 - 10 2017
Above normal temperatures and below normal precipitation.

$$

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