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Fire Weather Planning Forecast for Western Washington
National Weather Service Seattle WA
546 AM PST Wed Feb 22 2017

Current warnings/watches...none.

.DISCUSSION....A series of upper lows will move south across the
offshore waters today through Friday, producing cool weather for
Western Washington with scattered rain and snow showers. An upper
ridge will bring cool sunny weather Saturday, with a few showers
in the mountains. Another upper trough will arrive Sunday, and the
chance of showers will continue early next week.

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

WAZ649>651-230015-
Western Washington Fire Weather Zones 649-650-651
Area 1...Coastal Lowlands-
546 AM PST Wed Feb 22 2017

.Today...
* Sky/weather..........Mostly cloudy. Rain showers and snow showers
  likely in the morning. Slight chance of thunderstorms through the
  day. Chance of rain showers and snow showers in the afternoon.
* Chance of precip.....60%.
* Max temperature......37-47.
* 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.
* Mixing height........4700-4800 ft AGL.
* Transport winds......Northwest around 10 mph.

.TONIGHT...
* Sky/weather..........Mostly cloudy. Slight chance of
  thunderstorms in the evening. Chance of rain showers and snow
  showers through the night.
* Chance of precip.....45%.
* Min temperature......28-38.
* Max humidity.........88-100 percent.
* 20-foot winds........
*  Valleys/lwr slopes..Northwest winds around 7 mph shifting to the
   northeast around 4 mph after midnight.
*  Ridges/upr slopes...West winds around 7 mph shifting to the
   southeast around 4 mph after midnight.
* Mixing height........3700-4100 ft AGL.
* Transport winds......Northwest 5 to 10 mph.

.THURSDAY...
* Sky/weather..........Partly sunny. Slight chance of rain showers
  in the morning. Slight chance of snow showers through the day.
  Chance of rain showers in the afternoon.
* Chance of precip.....35%.
* Max temperature......38-48.
* Min humidity.........57-72 percent.
* 20-foot winds........
*  Valleys/lwr slopes..Southeast winds around 4 mph shifting to the
   southwest around 3 mph in the afternoon.
*  Ridges/upr slopes...Southeast winds around 5 mph shifting to the
   southwest around 3 mph in the afternoon.
* Mixing height........4600-5100 ft AGL.
* Transport winds......Northwest 5 to 10 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 39 to 49. Northeast winds 4 to 7 mph.
.SUNDAY...Mostly cloudy. Chance of showers. Lows in the lower 30s.
Highs in the mid 40s. Northeast winds around 4 mph.
.MONDAY...Mostly cloudy. Slight chance of showers. Lows 29 to 39.
Highs in the mid 40s.
.TUESDAY...Mostly cloudy with a chance of rain. Lows in the mid 30s.
Highs in the mid 40s.

.8 TO 14 day OUTLOOK FOR MAR 01 - 07 2017
Below normal temperatures and above normal precipitation.

$$

WAZ652-230015-
Western Washington Fire Weather Zone 652
Area 2...Olympic National Park-Olympic National Forest-West Portion-
546 AM PST Wed Feb 22 2017

.Today...
* Sky/weather..........Mostly cloudy. Snow showers likely in the
  morning...then chance of snow showers in the afternoon.
* Chance of precip.....60%.
* Max temperature......27-37.
* 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.
* Snow level...........1000 feet.
* Mixing height........4000-4200 ft AGL.
* Transport winds......West 5 to 10 mph.

.TONIGHT...
* Sky/weather..........Mostly cloudy. Chance of snow showers.
* Chance of precip.....50%.
* Min temperature......19-29.
* Max humidity.........92-100 percent.
* 20-foot winds........
*  Valleys/lwr slopes..Northwest winds around 6 mph shifting to the
   northeast around 5 mph after midnight.
*  Ridges/upr slopes...Northwest winds around 6 mph shifting to the
   northeast around 5 mph after midnight.
* Snow level...........500 feet.
* Mixing height........3700-3900 ft AGL.
* Transport winds......Northwest around 10 mph.

.THURSDAY...
* Sky/weather..........Partly sunny. Slight chance of snow showers
  in the morning...then chance of snow showers in the afternoon.
* Chance of precip.....35%.
* Max temperature......28-38.
* Min humidity.........59-74 percent.
* 20-foot winds........
*  Valleys/lwr slopes..Southeast winds around 5 mph shifting to the
   southwest around 4 mph in the afternoon.
*  Ridges/upr slopes...Southeast winds around 5 mph shifting to the
   southwest around 4 mph in the afternoon.
* Snow level...........1000 feet.
* Mixing height........4000-4500 ft AGL.
* Transport winds......Northwest 5 to 10 mph.

.FRIDAY...Snow showers likely. Snow level 500 feet. Lows 21 to 31.
Highs 31 to 41. East winds 3 to 6 mph.
.SATURDAY...Mostly cloudy. Chance of snow showers. Snow level
1000 feet. Lows 22 to 32. Highs 32 to 42. Northeast winds 3 to
6 mph.
.SUNDAY...Mostly cloudy. Chance of snow showers. Snow level
1000 feet. Lows 23 to 33. Highs 33 to 43. Northeast winds around
4 mph.
.MONDAY...Mostly cloudy. Slight chance of snow showers. Snow level
1500 feet. Lows 24 to 34. Highs 34 to 44.
.TUESDAY...Mostly cloudy with a chance of snow. Snow level
1500 feet. Lows 25 to 35. Highs 34 to 44.

.8 TO 14 day OUTLOOK FOR MAR 01 - 07 2017
Below normal temperatures and above normal precipitation.

$$

WAZ661-230015-
Western Washington Fire Weather Zone 661
Area 2...Olympic National Park-Olympic National Forest-East Portion-
546 AM PST Wed Feb 22 2017

.Today...
* Sky/weather..........Mostly cloudy. Snow showers likely.
* Chance of precip.....70%.
* Max temperature......31-41...except 26-36 ridges.
* Min humidity.........61-76 percent...except 69-84 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........3900-4200 ft AGL.
* Transport winds......West around 5 mph.

.TONIGHT...
* Sky/weather..........Mostly cloudy. Chance of snow showers.
* Chance of precip.....50%.
* Min temperature......18-28.
* Max humidity.........88-100 percent.
* 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........3600-3900 ft AGL.
* Transport winds......Northwest around 5 mph.

.THURSDAY...
* Sky/weather..........Partly sunny. Chance of snow showers.
* Chance of precip.....50%.
* Max temperature......31-41...except 26-36 ridges.
* Min humidity.........60-75 percent...except 67-82 percent ridges.
* 20-foot winds........
*  Valleys/lwr slopes..South winds 3 to 6 mph.
*  Ridges/upr slopes...Southwest winds 3 to 6 mph.
* Snow level...........1000 feet.
* Mixing height........3900-4300 ft AGL.
* Transport winds......West around 5 mph.

.FRIDAY...Snow showers likely. Snow level 500 feet. Lows 19 to 29.
Highs 33 to 43 valleys...26 to 36 ridges. Northeast winds 3 to
6 mph.
.SATURDAY...Mostly cloudy. Chance of snow showers. Snow level
1000 feet. Lows 20 to 30. Highs 33 to 43 valleys...26 to 36 ridges.
North winds 4 to 7 mph.
.SUNDAY...Mostly cloudy. Chance of snow showers. Snow level
1000 feet. Lows 21 to 31. Highs 34 to 44 valleys...27 to 37 ridges.
North winds around 4 mph.
.MONDAY...Mostly cloudy. Chance of snow showers. Snow level
1000 feet. Lows 22 to 32. Highs 32 to 42.
.TUESDAY...Mostly cloudy with a chance of snow. Snow level
1000 feet. Lows 23 to 33. Highs 36 to 46 valleys...29 to 39 ridges.

.8 TO 14 day OUTLOOK FOR MAR 01 - 07 2017
Below normal temperatures and above normal precipitation.

$$

WAZ653-230015-
Western Washington Fire Weather Zone 653
Area 3...North Puget Sound Lowlands-Whidbey Island-San Juan Islands-
546 AM PST Wed Feb 22 2017

.Today...
* Sky/weather..........Mostly cloudy. Chance of rain showers in the
  morning. Snow showers likely through the day. Rain showers likely
  in the afternoon.
* Chance of precip.....70%.
* Max temperature......36-46.
* Min humidity.........65-80 percent.
* 20-foot winds........West winds 6 to 9 mph.
* Mixing height........4000-4400 ft AGL.
* Transport winds......Southwest 5 to 10 mph.

.TONIGHT...
* Sky/weather..........Mostly cloudy. Chance of rain showers and
  snow showers.
* Chance of precip.....40%.
* Min temperature......26-36.
* Max humidity.........84-99 percent.
* 20-foot winds........West winds around 6 mph shifting to the
  south around 5 mph after midnight.
* Mixing height........4300 ft AGL.
* Transport winds......Northwest around 5 mph.

.THURSDAY...
* Sky/weather..........Partly sunny. Slight chance of rain showers
  in the morning. Slight chance of snow showers through the day.
  Chance of rain showers in the afternoon.
* Chance of precip.....35%.
* Max temperature......35-45.
* Min humidity.........61-76 percent.
* 20-foot winds........Southeast winds 3 to 6 mph.
* Mixing height........4500-4800 ft AGL.
* Transport winds......North around 5 mph.

.FRIDAY...Mostly cloudy with a chance of showers. Lows 28 to 38.
Highs 38 to 48. Northeast winds 3 to 7 mph.
.SATURDAY...Mostly cloudy. Chance of showers and slight chance of
snow showers. Lows 27 to 37. Highs in the lower 40s. North winds
6 to 9 mph.
.SUNDAY...Mostly cloudy. Chance of showers. Lows 28 to 38. Highs in
the lower 40s. Southeast winds around 4 mph.
.MONDAY...Mostly cloudy. Slight chance of showers. Lows 28 to 38.
Highs in the lower 40s.
.TUESDAY...Mostly cloudy with a chance of rain and snow. Lows 29 to
39. Highs 40 to 50.

.8 TO 14 day OUTLOOK FOR MAR 01 - 07 2017
Below normal temperatures and above normal precipitation.

$$

WAZ654>657-230015-
Western Washington Fire Weather Zones 654-655-656-657
Area 4...Interior Lowlands-
546 AM PST Wed Feb 22 2017

.Today...
* Sky/weather..........Mostly cloudy. Chance of rain showers and
  snow showers in the morning...then rain showers and snow showers
  likely in the afternoon.
* Chance of precip.....60%.
* Max temperature......37-47.
* Min humidity.........62-77 percent.
* 20-foot winds........West winds 3 to 6 mph.
* Mixing height........3800-4500 ft AGL.
* Transport winds......Southwest 5 to 10 mph.

.TONIGHT...
* Sky/weather..........Mostly cloudy. Chance of rain showers and
  snow showers.
* Chance of precip.....50%.
* Min temperature......26-36.
* Max humidity.........82-97 percent.
* 20-foot winds........West winds around 4 mph shifting to the
  south after midnight.
* Mixing height........3800-4400 ft AGL.
* Transport winds......North around 5 mph.

.THURSDAY...
* Sky/weather..........Partly sunny. Slight chance of rain showers
  in the morning. Slight chance of snow showers through the day.
  Chance of rain showers in the afternoon.
* Chance of precip.....35%.
* Max temperature......36-46.
* Min humidity.........57-72 percent.
* 20-foot winds........South winds 3 to 5 mph.
* Mixing height........4400-4900 ft AGL.
* Transport winds......Southwest around 5 mph.

.FRIDAY...Mostly cloudy with a chance of showers. Lows 27 to 37.
Highs 38 to 48. Northeast winds 3 to 6 mph.
.SATURDAY...Mostly cloudy. Chance of showers. Lows 26 to 36. Highs
39 to 49. Northeast winds 4 to 7 mph.
.SUNDAY...Mostly cloudy. Chance of showers. Lows 27 to 37. Highs
40 to 50. Northeast winds around 4 mph.
.MONDAY...Mostly cloudy. Slight chance of showers. Lows 28 to 38.
Highs 40 to 50.
.TUESDAY...Mostly cloudy with a chance of rain and snow. Lows 29 to
39. Highs 40 to 50.

.8 TO 14 day OUTLOOK FOR MAR 01 - 07 2017
Below normal temperatures and above normal precipitation.

$$

WAZ658-659-230015-
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-
546 AM PST Wed Feb 22 2017

.Today...
* Sky/weather..........Mostly cloudy. Snow showers likely.
* Chance of precip.....70%.
* Max temperature......29-39...except 24-34 ridges.
* Min humidity.........65-80 percent.
* 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........3400-3600 ft AGL.
* Transport winds......West 5 to 10 mph.

.TONIGHT...
* Sky/weather..........Mostly cloudy. Chance of snow showers.
* Chance of precip.....50%.
* Min temperature......16-26.
* Max humidity.........83-98 percent...except 88-100 percent
  ridges.
* 20-foot winds........
*  Valleys/lwr slopes..West winds around 4 mph shifting to the south
   after midnight.
*  Ridges/upr slopes...West winds around 5 mph shifting to the south
   around 4 mph after midnight.
* Snow level...........500 feet.
* Mixing height........3100-3500 ft AGL.
* Transport winds......Northwest around 5 mph.

.THURSDAY...
* Sky/weather..........Partly sunny. Chance of snow showers.
* Chance of precip.....50%.
* Max temperature......28-38...except 23-33 ridges.
* Min humidity.........60-75 percent.
* 20-foot winds........
*  Valleys/lwr slopes..South winds around 4 mph shifting to the
   southwest around 3 mph in the afternoon.
*  Ridges/upr slopes...South winds around 5 mph shifting to the west
   around 4 mph in the afternoon.
* Snow level...........500 feet.
* Mixing height........3300-3600 ft AGL.
* Transport winds......West around 5 mph.

.FRIDAY...Mostly cloudy with a 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. 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 32 to
42 valleys...25 to 35 ridges. East winds 3 to 6 mph.
.SUNDAY...Mostly cloudy. Chance of snow showers. Snow level
1000 feet. Lows 19 to 29. Highs 33 to 43 valleys...25 to 35 ridges.
Southeast winds around 4 mph.
.MONDAY...Mostly cloudy. Slight chance of snow showers. Snow level
1000 feet. Lows 21 to 31. Highs 33 to 43 valleys...26 to 36 ridges.
.TUESDAY...Mostly cloudy with a chance of snow. Snow level 500 feet.
Lows 25 to 35 valleys...18 to 28 ridges. Highs 29 to 39.

.8 TO 14 day OUTLOOK FOR MAR 01 - 07 2017
Below normal temperatures and above normal precipitation.

$$

WAZ662-230015-
Western Washington Fire Weather Zone 662
Area 6...North Cascades National Park-Lake Chelan National
Recreational Area-
546 AM PST Wed Feb 22 2017

.Today...
* Sky/weather..........Mostly cloudy. Chance of snow showers.
* Chance of precip.....50%.
* Max temperature......31-41...except 24-34 ridges.
* Min humidity.........54-64 percent...except 48-63 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........3900-4600 ft AGL.
* Transport winds......West 5 to 10 mph.

.TONIGHT...
* Sky/weather..........Mostly cloudy. Slight chance of snow
  showers.
* Chance of precip.....20%.
* Min temperature......12-22.
* Max humidity.........88-100 percent.
* 20-foot winds........
*  Valleys/lwr slopes..Northwest winds 5 to 8 mph.
*  Ridges/upr slopes...Northwest winds 6 to 9 mph.
* Snow level...........500 feet.
* Mixing height........3500-4200 ft AGL.
* Transport winds......Northwest around 5 mph.

.THURSDAY...
* Sky/weather..........Partly sunny. Slight chance of snow showers.
* Chance of precip.....20%.
* Max temperature......29-39...except 22-32 ridges.
* Min humidity.........54-69 percent.
* 20-foot winds........
*  Valleys/lwr slopes..Northwest winds 4 to 7 mph.
*  Ridges/upr slopes...Northwest winds 5 to 8 mph.
* Snow level...........500 feet.
* Mixing height........3600-3900 ft AGL.
* Transport winds......Northwest around 5 mph.

.FRIDAY...Mostly cloudy with a chance of snow showers. Snow level
0 feet. Lows 10 to 20. Highs 23 to 33. East winds 3 to 6 mph.
.SATURDAY THROUGH SUNDAY...Mostly cloudy with a chance of snow
showers. Snow level 250 feet. Lows 11 to 21. Highs 24 to 34.
Northeast winds 3 to 5 mph.
.MONDAY...Mostly cloudy. Chance of snow showers. Snow level
500 feet. Lows 13 to 23. Highs 25 to 35.
.TUESDAY...Mostly cloudy with a chance of snow. Snow level 500 feet.
Lows 14 to 24. Highs 26 to 36.

.8 TO 14 day OUTLOOK FOR MAR 01 - 07 2017
Below normal temperatures and above normal precipitation.

$$

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