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Fire Weather Planning Forecast for NE Oregon and SE Washington
National Weather Service Pendleton OR
828 AM PDT Thu May 24 2018

...ISOLATED TO SCATTERED SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS WILL CONTINUE
THROUGH FRIDAY...

.DISCUSSION...The atmosphere will remain moist and unstable through
Friday, and all of the forecast area will have a chance of showers
and thunderstorms. Some storms may bring heavy rain. On Friday, thunderstorms
over central and northeast Oregon could be strong with hail and gusty
winds. This is associated with a low pressure system over California
that will track into Nevada on Saturday followed by a weak high pressure
ridge. The western portion of the forecast area will begin to observe
drier and warmer conditions on Saturday followed by the remainder of
the region on Sunday with the exception of Wallowa and Baker Counties
where a slight chance of thunderstorms are forecast.


***Thunderstorms imply strong gusty winds***
***Winds are 20 foot 10 minute averages***
***CWR-chance of wetting rain 0.10 or greater***

High elevation Haines Index observed Thursday Morning May 24
Salem...3     Medford...2     Spokane...3     Boise...2

ORZ639-WAZ639-242330-
East Slopes of the Northern Oregon Cascades-
East Slopes of the Southern Washington Cascades-
828 AM PDT Thu May 24 2018

.TODAY...
* Sky/weather.........Mostly cloudy. A slight chance of showers and
  thunderstorms in the afternoon.
* Max temperature.....73-79...except 66-73 ridges.
* Min humidity........33-47 percent.
* 20-foot winds.......
*     Valleys/lwr slopes...West winds 8 to 14 mph...except west 13 to
      19 mph in the eastern Columbia River Gorge.
*     Ridges/upr slopes....West winds 7 to 13 mph.
* CWR.................0 percent.
* LAL.................1 increasing to 2 in the afternoon.
* Haines Index........2 (very low).
* Mixing height.......8000 ft agl.
* Transport winds.....West 10 to 15 mph.

.TONIGHT...
* Sky/weather.........Mostly cloudy. A slight chance of
  thunderstorms in the evening. A slight chance of showers.
* Min temperature.....51-56.
* Max humidity........79-90 percent.
* Humidity recovery...Excellent...except Good ridges.
* 20-foot winds.......
*     Valleys/lwr slopes...West winds 7 to 13 mph with gusts up to
      30 mph decreasing to 3 to 7 mph after midnight.
*     Ridges/upr slopes....West winds 7 to 13 mph decreasing to 3 to 7
      mph after midnight.
* CWR.................0 percent.
* LAL.................2 decreasing to 1 after midnight.
* Haines Index........3 (very low).
* Mixing height.......500 ft agl.
* Transport winds.....West 10 to 15 mph.

.FRIDAY...
* Sky/weather.........Mostly cloudy. A slight chance of showers.
* Max temperature.....69-75...except 61-70 ridges.
* Min humidity........39-50 percent.
* 20-foot winds.......
*     Valleys/lwr slopes...West winds 6 to 12 mph, Gusts to 25 mph in
      the afternoon. In the eastern Columbia River Gorge, west
      winds 7 to 13 mph increasing to 13 to 19 mph in the
      afternoon, Gusts to 35 mph in the afternoon.
*     Ridges/upr slopes....West winds 2 to 7 mph increasing to 9 to 15
      mph in the afternoon.
* CWR.................0 percent.
* LAL.................1.
* Haines Index........2 (very low).
* Mixing height.......5500 ft agl.
* Transport winds.....West 10 to 15 mph.


.Forecast days 3 through 7......
.SATURDAY...A slight chance of showers. Mostly cloudy. Lows 42 to
48. Highs 63 to 75. West winds 9 to 15 mph.
.SUNDAY...Partly cloudy. Lows 42 to 47. Highs 63 to 77. West
winds 5 to 11 mph.
.MEMORIAL DAY...Mostly clear. Lows 46 to 51. Highs 69 to 81. West
winds 4 to 9 mph.
.TUESDAY...Mostly clear. Lows 46 to 51. Highs 69 to 81. West
winds 4 to 9 mph.
.WEDNESDAY...Mostly clear. Lows 43 to 48. Highs 66 to 78. West
winds 5 to 11 mph.

$$

ORZ610-242330-
East Slopes of Central Oregon Cascades-
828 AM PDT Thu May 24 2018

.TODAY...
* Sky/weather.........Mostly cloudy. A slight chance of showers in
  the morning. A slight chance of thunderstorms. A chance of
  showers in the afternoon.
* Max temperature.....71-78...except 62-68 ridges.
* Min humidity........34-42 percent...except 45-57 percent ridges.
* 20-foot winds.......
*     Valleys/lwr slopes...Northwest winds 3 to 8 mph.
*     Ridges/upr slopes....West winds 4 to 9 mph.
* CWR.................20 percent.
* LAL.................2.
* Haines Index........2 (very low).
* Mixing height.......8500 ft agl.
* Transport winds.....Southwest around 10 mph.

.TONIGHT...
* Sky/weather.........Mostly cloudy. A slight chance of
  thunderstorms in the evening. A chance of showers through the
  night.
* Min temperature.....49-54.
* Max humidity........82-94 percent.
* Humidity recovery...Excellent.
* 20-foot winds.......
*     Valleys/lwr slopes...West winds 3 to 8 mph.
*     Ridges/upr slopes....West winds 3 to 8 mph.
* CWR.................20 percent.
* LAL.................2 decreasing to 1 after midnight.
* Haines Index........3 (very low).
* Mixing height.......500 ft agl.
* Transport winds.....Northwest around 10 mph.

.FRIDAY...
* Sky/weather.........Mostly cloudy. A chance of showers. A slight
  chance of thunderstorms in the afternoon.
* Max temperature.....63-72...except 53-60 ridges.
* Min humidity........40-55 percent...except 57-72 percent ridges.
* 20-foot winds.......
*     Valleys/lwr slopes...Northwest winds 4 to 9 mph.
*     Ridges/upr slopes....West winds 2 to 7 mph increasing to
      northwest 8 to 14 mph in the afternoon.
* CWR.................40 percent.
* LAL.................1 increasing to 2 in the afternoon.
* Haines Index........2 (very low).
* Mixing height.......5000 ft agl.
* Transport winds.....Northwest 10 to 15 mph.


.Forecast days 3 through 7......
.SATURDAY...A chance of showers. Mostly cloudy. Lows 38 to 43.
Highs 55 to 70. West winds 8 to 14 mph.
.SUNDAY...Partly cloudy. Lows 37 to 42. Highs 57 to 72. West
winds 4 to 10 mph.
.MEMORIAL DAY...Mostly clear. Lows 40 to 47. Highs 64 to 79.
Northwest winds 3 to 8 mph.
.TUESDAY...Mostly clear. Lows 41 to 47. Highs 65 to 79. West
winds 3 to 8 mph.
.WEDNESDAY...Partly cloudy. Lows 39 to 45. Highs 62 to 77. West
winds 4 to 9 mph.

$$

ORZ611-242330-
Deschutes National Forest - minus Sisters Ranger District-
828 AM PDT Thu May 24 2018

.TODAY...
* Sky/weather.........Mostly cloudy. A slight chance of showers in
  the morning. A chance of showers in the afternoon. A slight
  chance of thunderstorms.
* Max temperature.....68-73...except 62-67 ridges.
* Min humidity........37-50 percent.
* 20-foot winds.......
*     Valleys/lwr slopes...Southwest winds 3 to 8 mph.
*     Ridges/upr slopes....West winds 4 to 9 mph.
* CWR.................30 percent.
* LAL.................1 increasing to 3 in the afternoon.
* Haines Index........2 (very low).
* Mixing height.......9500 ft agl.
* Transport winds.....Southwest around 5 mph.

.TONIGHT...
* Sky/weather.........Cloudy. A chance of showers in the evening.
  Showers likely after midnight. A  slight chance of
  thunderstorms.
* Min temperature.....42-50.
* Max humidity........90-99 percent.
* Humidity recovery...Excellent.
* 20-foot winds.......
*     Valleys/lwr slopes...Northwest winds 2 to 7 mph.
*     Ridges/upr slopes....Northwest winds 3 to 8 mph in the evening
      becoming light winds less than 5 mph.
* CWR.................50 percent.
* LAL.................3 decreasing to 2 after midnight.
* Haines Index........3 (very low).
* Mixing height.......500 ft agl.
* Transport winds.....North around 10 mph.

.FRIDAY...
* Sky/weather.........Cloudy. Showers. A slight chance of
  thunderstorms.
* Max temperature.....53-59.
* Min humidity........64-73 percent...except 71-84 percent ridges.
* 20-foot winds.......
*     Valleys/lwr slopes...Northwest winds 3 to 8 mph.
*     Ridges/upr slopes....Northwest winds 4 to 10 mph.
* CWR.................80 percent.
* LAL.................2.
* Haines Index........2 (very low).
* Mixing height.......5500 ft agl.
* Transport winds.....Northwest around 10 mph.


.Forecast days 3 through 7......
.SATURDAY...A chance of showers. Mostly cloudy. Lows 34 to 39.
Highs 53 to 62. Northwest winds 5 to 11 mph.
.SUNDAY...Partly cloudy. Lows 33 to 38. Highs 56 to 71. Northwest
winds 4 to 10 mph.
.MEMORIAL DAY...Mostly clear. Lows 37 to 42. Highs 64 to 75.
Northwest winds 4 to 9 mph.
.TUESDAY...Partly cloudy. Lows 37 to 42. Highs 67 to 75.
Northwest winds 2 to 7 mph.
.WEDNESDAY...Partly cloudy. Lows 36 to 41. Highs 63 to 74.
Northwest winds 3 to 8 mph.

$$

ORZ640-242330-
Central Mountains of Oregon-
828 AM PDT Thu May 24 2018

.TODAY...
* Sky/weather.........Mostly cloudy. A chance of showers and a
  slight chance of thunderstorms.
* Max temperature.....71-77...except 64-69 ridges.
* Min humidity........35-43 percent...except 42-55 percent ridges.
* 20-foot winds.......
*     Valleys/lwr slopes...West winds 3 to 8 mph.
*     Ridges/upr slopes....West winds 2 to 7 mph.
* CWR.................20 percent.
* LAL.................2.
* Haines Index........2 (very low).
* Mixing height.......8500 ft agl.
* Transport winds.....Southwest around 5 mph.

.TONIGHT...
* Sky/weather.........Mostly cloudy. A slight chance of
  thunderstorms in the evening. A chance of showers.
* Min temperature.....50-55.
* Max humidity........86-96 percent.
* Humidity recovery...Excellent.
* 20-foot winds.......
*     Valleys/lwr slopes...Northwest winds 3 to 8 mph.
*     Ridges/upr slopes....North winds 2 to 7 mph.
* CWR.................40 percent.
* LAL.................2 decreasing to 1 after midnight.
* Haines Index........3 (very low).
* Mixing height.......500 ft agl.
* Transport winds.....North around 10 mph.

.FRIDAY...
* Sky/weather.........Mostly cloudy. Showers likely. A slight
  chance of thunderstorms in the afternoon.
* Max temperature.....61-69...except 56-61 ridges.
* Min humidity........46-61 percent...except 63-71 percent ridges.
* 20-foot winds.......
*     Valleys/lwr slopes...Northwest winds 4 to 9 mph.
*     Ridges/upr slopes....North winds 2 to 7 mph increasing to
      northwest 8 to 14 mph in the afternoon.
* CWR.................60 percent.
* LAL.................1 increasing to 3 in the afternoon.
* Haines Index........2 (very low).
* Mixing height.......5500 ft agl.
* Transport winds.....North around 10 mph.


.Forecast days 3 through 7......
.SATURDAY...Mostly cloudy with a chance of showers. Lows 39 to
44. Highs 59 to 69. Northwest winds 5 to 11 mph.
.SUNDAY...Partly cloudy. Lows 36 to 41. Highs 59 to 74. Northwest
winds 5 to 11 mph.
.MEMORIAL DAY...Mostly clear. Lows 41 to 48. Highs 66 to 79.
Northwest winds 4 to 10 mph.
.TUESDAY...Mostly clear. Lows 41 to 46. Highs 70 to 79. West
winds 3 to 8 mph.
.WEDNESDAY...Partly cloudy. Lows 40 to 45. Highs 67 to 78.
Northwest winds 3 to 8 mph.

$$

ORZ641-WAZ641-242330-
Lower Columbia Basin of Oregon-Lower Columbia Basin of Washington-
828 AM PDT Thu May 24 2018

.TODAY...
* Sky/weather.........Partly cloudy. A slight chance of showers in
  the morning. A chance of showers and a slight chance of
  thunderstorms in the afternoon.
* Max temperature.....77-86...except 73-81 ridges.
* Min humidity........29-41 percent.
* 20-foot winds.......
*     Valleys/lwr slopes...West winds 6 to 12 mph.
*     Ridges/upr slopes....West winds 5 to 11 mph.
* CWR.................0 percent.
* LAL.................1 increasing to 2 in the afternoon.
* Haines Index........2 (very low).
* Mixing height.......10000 ft agl.
* Transport winds.....Southwest around 15 mph.

.TONIGHT...
* Sky/weather.........Mostly cloudy. A chance of showers and a
  slight chance of thunderstorms in the evening. A slight chance of
  showers after midnight.
* Min temperature.....54-59.
* Max humidity........76-86 percent.
* Humidity recovery...Excellent...except Good ridges.
* 20-foot winds.......
*     Valleys/lwr slopes...Southwest winds 4 to 10 mph.
*     Ridges/upr slopes....Southwest winds 5 to 11 mph.
* CWR.................0 percent.
* LAL.................2 decreasing to 1 after midnight.
* Haines Index........3 (very low).
* Mixing height.......Near surface.
* Transport winds.....West around 10 mph.

.FRIDAY...
* Sky/weather.........Mostly cloudy. A slight chance of showers. A
  slight chance of thunderstorms in the afternoon.
* Max temperature.....72-82...except 70-77 ridges.
* Min humidity........32-43 percent.
* 20-foot winds.......
*     Valleys/lwr slopes...Southwest winds 2 to 7 mph shifting to the
      west 7 to 13 mph in the afternoon.
*     Ridges/upr slopes....West winds 3 to 8 mph increasing to 9 to 15
      mph in the afternoon.
* CWR.................0 percent.
* LAL.................1 increasing to 3 in the afternoon.
* Haines Index........3 (very low).
* Mixing height.......7000 ft agl.
* Transport winds.....West around 10 mph.


.Forecast days 3 through 7......
.SATURDAY...Mostly cloudy with a slight chance of showers. Lows
47 to 55. Highs 67 to 82. West winds 8 to 14 mph.
.SUNDAY...Mostly clear. Lows 45 to 51. Highs 67 to 80. Southwest
winds 7 to 13 mph.
.MEMORIAL DAY...Mostly clear. Lows 51 to 56. Highs 72 to 86. West
winds 4 to 9 mph.
.TUESDAY...Mostly clear. Lows 50 to 56. Highs 75 to 86. Southwest
winds 4 to 9 mph.
.WEDNESDAY...Mostly clear. Lows 48 to 54. Highs 71 to 83.
Southwest winds 4 to 10 mph.

$$

ORZ642-242330-
Southern Blue and Strawberry Mountains-
828 AM PDT Thu May 24 2018

.TODAY...
* Sky/weather.........Mostly cloudy. Scattered thunderstorms and a
  slight chance of showers in the morning, then a chance of showers
  and a slight chance of thunderstorms in the afternoon.
* Max temperature.....68-75.
* Min humidity........34-49 percent.
* 20-foot winds.......
*     Valleys/lwr slopes...Upslope less than 5 mph becoming southwest 2
      to 5 mph in the afternoon.
*     Ridges/upr slopes....light less than 5 mph becoming southwest 2
      to 6 mph in the afternoon.
* CWR.................30 percent.
* LAL.................1 increasing to 2 in the afternoon.
* Haines Index........2 (very low).
* Mixing height.......8500 ft agl.
* Transport winds.....West around 5 mph.

.TONIGHT...
* Sky/weather.........Mostly cloudy. A chance of showers and a
  slight chance of thunderstorms.
* Min temperature.....46-52.
* Max humidity........86-96 percent.
* Humidity recovery...Excellent.
* 20-foot winds.......
*     Valleys/lwr slopes...Northwest winds 2 to 5 mph in the evening
      becoming drainage winds less than 5 mph.
*     Ridges/upr slopes....Northwest winds 2 to 6 mph in the evening
      becoming light winds less than 5 mph.
* CWR.................40 percent.
* LAL.................2.
* Haines Index........3 (very low).
* Mixing height.......500 ft agl.
* Transport winds.....Northeast around 5 mph.

.FRIDAY...
* Sky/weather.........Mostly cloudy. Showers likely in the morning.
  A chance of thunderstorms. Showers in the afternoon.
* Max temperature.....63-71.
* Min humidity........48-63 percent.
* 20-foot winds.......
*     Valleys/lwr slopes...Upslope less than 5 mph becoming northwest 3
      to 8 mph in the afternoon.
*     Ridges/upr slopes....North winds 4 to 9 mph.
* CWR.................80 percent.
* LAL.................3 (possibly 4).
* Haines Index........3 (very low).
* Mixing height.......9000 ft agl.
* Transport winds.....North around 10 mph.


.Forecast days 3 through 7......
.SATURDAY...Mostly cloudy with a chance of showers and
thunderstorms. Lows 40 to 45. Highs 58 to 64. Northwest winds
4 to 9 mph.
.SUNDAY...A slight chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly
cloudy. Lows 34 to 42. Highs 64 to 71. Northwest winds 4 to
9 mph.
.MEMORIAL DAY...Partly cloudy. Lows 40 to 46. Highs 68 to 75.
Northwest winds 4 to 9 mph.
.TUESDAY...Partly cloudy. Lows 38 to 44. Highs 67 to 74.
Northwest winds 2 to 7 mph.
.WEDNESDAY...Partly cloudy with a slight chance of showers and
thunderstorms. Lows 38 to 45. Highs 64 to 70. Northwest winds
1 to 6 mph.

$$

ORZ643-WAZ643-242330-
Northern Blue Mountains of Oregon-Blue Mountains of Washington-
828 AM PDT Thu May 24 2018

.TODAY...
* Sky/weather.........Partly cloudy then becoming mostly cloudy. A
  slight chance of showers in the morning, then a chance of showers
  and a slight chance of thunderstorms in the afternoon.
* Max temperature.....70-78...except 64-69 ridges.
* Min humidity........45-55 percent.
* 20-foot winds.......
*     Valleys/lwr slopes...West winds 2 to 7 mph.
*     Ridges/upr slopes....West winds 3 to 7 mph.
* CWR.................20 percent.
* LAL.................1 increasing to 2 in the afternoon.
* Haines Index........2 (very low).
* Mixing height.......8000 ft agl.
* Transport winds.....Southwest around 10 mph.

.TONIGHT...
* Sky/weather.........Mostly cloudy then becoming partly cloudy. A
  slight chance of thunderstorms in the evening. A chance of
  showers.
* Min temperature.....49-55.
* Max humidity........79-91 percent.
* Humidity recovery...Excellent.
* 20-foot winds.......
*     Valleys/lwr slopes...Southwest winds 1 to 6 mph in the evening
      becoming drainage winds less than 5 mph.
*     Ridges/upr slopes....Southwest winds 2 to 6 mph in the evening
      becoming light winds less than 5 mph.
* CWR.................20 percent.
* LAL.................2 decreasing to 1 after midnight.
* Haines Index........2 (very low).
* Mixing height.......Near surface.
* Transport winds.....West around 5 mph.

.FRIDAY...
* Sky/weather.........Mostly cloudy. A chance of showers. A chance
  of thunderstorms in the afternoon.
* Max temperature.....67-75...except 62-67 ridges.
* Min humidity........48-60 percent.
* 20-foot winds.......
*     Valleys/lwr slopes...Northwest winds 1 to 6 mph.
*     Ridges/upr slopes....Northwest winds 2 to 7 mph.
* CWR.................30 percent.
* LAL.................1 increasing to 3 in the afternoon.
* Haines Index........3 (very low).
* Mixing height.......6000 ft agl.
* Transport winds.....Northwest 5 to 10 mph.


.Forecast days 3 through 7......
.SATURDAY...Mostly cloudy with a chance of showers. Lows 44 to
50. Highs 58 to 73. West winds 3 to 7 mph.
.SUNDAY...Partly cloudy with a slight chance of showers. Lows
42 to 48. Highs 57 to 72. West winds 2 to 6 mph.
.MEMORIAL DAY...Partly cloudy. Lows 46 to 52. Highs 62 to 77.
West winds 2 to 6 mph.
.TUESDAY...Mostly clear. Lows 45 to 51. Highs 65 to 77. Southwest
winds 2 to 5 mph.
.WEDNESDAY...Partly cloudy with a chance of showers. Lows 43 to
49. Highs 63 to 76. Southwest winds 1 to 6 mph.

$$

ORZ644-242330-
Central Blue Mountains-
828 AM PDT Thu May 24 2018

.TODAY...
* Sky/weather.........Mostly cloudy. A slight chance of showers in
  the morning. A chance of showers in the afternoon. A slight
  chance of thunderstorms.
* Max temperature.....70-77...except 64-69 ridges.
* Min humidity........42-56 percent.
* 20-foot winds.......
*     Valleys/lwr slopes...West winds 2 to 7 mph.
*     Ridges/upr slopes....light less than 5 mph becoming west 1 to 6
      mph in the afternoon.
* CWR.................30 percent.
* LAL.................1 increasing to 2 in the afternoon.
* Haines Index........2 (very low).
* Mixing height.......8500 ft agl.
* Transport winds.....West around 5 mph.

.TONIGHT...
* Sky/weather.........Mostly cloudy. A slight chance of
  thunderstorms in the evening. A chance of showers.
* Min temperature.....49-54.
* Max humidity........87-96 percent.
* Humidity recovery...Excellent.
* 20-foot winds.......
*     Valleys/lwr slopes...Northwest winds 1 to 6 mph in the evening
      becoming drainage winds less than 5 mph.
*     Ridges/upr slopes....Northwest winds 1 to 6 mph in the evening
      becoming light winds less than 5 mph.
* CWR.................20 percent.
* LAL.................2 decreasing to 1 after midnight.
* Haines Index........3 (very low).
* Mixing height.......500 ft agl.
* Transport winds.....North around 5 mph.

.FRIDAY...
* Sky/weather.........Mostly cloudy. A slight chance of
  thunderstorms in the morning. A chance of showers. A chance of
  thunderstorms in the afternoon.
* Max temperature.....66-74...except 62-67 ridges.
* Min humidity........46-61 percent.
* 20-foot winds.......
*     Valleys/lwr slopes...Northwest winds 3 to 8 mph.
*     Ridges/upr slopes....North winds 4 to 9 mph.
* CWR.................50 percent.
* LAL.................3...possibly 4 in the afternoon.
* Haines Index........3 (very low).
* Mixing height.......7500 ft agl.
* Transport winds.....Northwest 5 to 10 mph.


.Forecast days 3 through 7......
.SATURDAY...Mostly cloudy with a chance of showers and a slight
chance of thunderstorms. Lows 43 to 48. Highs 57 to 66. Northwest
winds 5 to 11 mph.
.SUNDAY...Partly cloudy with a slight chance of showers and
thunderstorms. Lows 41 to 46. Highs 62 to 72. Northwest winds
4 to 9 mph.
.MEMORIAL DAY...Partly cloudy. Lows 45 to 50. Highs 67 to 77.
Northwest winds 4 to 9 mph.
.TUESDAY...Partly cloudy. Lows 42 to 47. Highs 66 to 76. West
winds 2 to 7 mph.
.WEDNESDAY...Partly cloudy with a slight chance of showers and
thunderstorms. Lows 41 to 46. Highs 63 to 73. West winds 2 to
7 mph.

$$

ORZ645-WAZ645-242330-
Wallowa District-Asotin County-
828 AM PDT Thu May 24 2018

.TODAY...
* Sky/weather.........Mostly cloudy. A slight chance of showers in
  the morning. A slight chance of thunderstorms. A chance of
  showers in the afternoon.
* Max temperature.....70-78...except 63-73 ridges.
* Min humidity........45-55 percent.
* 20-foot winds.......
*     Valleys/lwr slopes...Upslope less than 5 mph becoming west 2 to 6
      mph in the afternoon.
*     Ridges/upr slopes....light less than 5 mph becoming southwest 2
      to 6 mph in the afternoon.
* CWR.................30 percent.
* LAL.................1 increasing to 2 in the afternoon.
* Haines Index........2 (very low).
* Mixing height.......8000 ft agl.
* Transport winds.....Southwest around 5 mph.

.TONIGHT...
* Sky/weather.........Mostly cloudy then becoming partly cloudy. A
  slight chance of thunderstorms in the evening. A chance of
  showers.
* Min temperature.....49-55.
* Max humidity........86-95 percent.
* Humidity recovery...Excellent.
* 20-foot winds.......
*     Valleys/lwr slopes...Drainage winds less than 5 mph.
*     Ridges/upr slopes....Southwest winds 1 to 5 mph in the evening
      becoming light winds less than 5 mph.
* CWR.................20 percent.
* LAL.................2 decreasing to 1 after midnight.
* Haines Index........2 (very low).
* Mixing height.......Near surface.
* Transport winds.....Southwest around 5 mph.

.FRIDAY...
* Sky/weather.........Mostly cloudy. A chance of showers and a
  slight chance of thunderstorms in the morning, then showers
  likely and a chance of thunderstorms in the afternoon.
* Max temperature.....70-79...except 64-74 ridges.
* Min humidity........46-59 percent.
* 20-foot winds.......
*     Valleys/lwr slopes...Northeast winds 2 to 7 mph.
*     Ridges/upr slopes....North winds 2 to 7 mph.
* CWR.................50 percent.
* LAL.................3...possibly 4 in the afternoon.
* Haines Index........3 (very low).
* Mixing height.......10000 ft agl.
* Transport winds.....Northeast 5 to 10 mph.


.Forecast days 3 through 7......
.SATURDAY...Cooler. Mostly cloudy with a chance of showers and a
slight chance of thunderstorms. Lows 46 to 53. Highs 56 to 67.
Northwest winds 2 to 7 mph.
.SUNDAY...A slight chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly
cloudy. Lows 43 to 50. Highs 63 to 74. Northwest winds 2 to
7 mph.
.MEMORIAL DAY...Partly cloudy with a slight chance of showers and
thunderstorms. Lows 47 to 53. Highs 66 to 78. Northwest winds
3 to 8 mph.
.TUESDAY...Partly cloudy with a slight chance of showers and
thunderstorms. Lows 45 to 52. Highs 66 to 78. West winds 1 to
5 mph.
.WEDNESDAY...A slight chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly
cloudy. Lows 43 to 51. Highs 64 to 74. West winds 1 to 5 mph.

$$

WAZ675-242330-
Eastern Washington Southern Columbia Basin-
828 AM PDT Thu May 24 2018

.TODAY...
* Sky/weather.........Partly cloudy.
* Max temperature.....82-88...except 75-81 ridges.
* Min humidity........24-30 percent.
* 20-foot winds.......
*     Valleys/lwr slopes...West winds 4 to 10 mph.
*     Ridges/upr slopes....West winds 6 to 12 mph.
* CWR.................0 percent.
* LAL.................1.
* Haines Index........2 (very low).
* Mixing height.......10500 ft agl.
* Transport winds.....West around 10 mph.

.TONIGHT...
* Sky/weather.........Partly cloudy.
* Min temperature.....54-59.
* Max humidity........67-80 percent.
* Humidity recovery...Good.
* 20-foot winds.......
*     Valleys/lwr slopes...West winds 5 to 11 mph.
*     Ridges/upr slopes....West winds 7 to 13 mph.
* CWR.................0 percent.
* LAL.................1.
* Haines Index........3 (very low).
* Mixing height.......Near surface.
* Transport winds.....West around 10 mph.

.FRIDAY...
* Sky/weather.........Mostly cloudy.
* Max temperature.....78-84...except 72-78 ridges.
* Min humidity........25-32 percent.
* 20-foot winds.......
*     Valleys/lwr slopes...West winds 4 to 9 mph.
*     Ridges/upr slopes....West winds 7 to 13 mph.
* CWR.................0 percent.
* LAL.................1.
* Haines Index........3 (very low).
* Mixing height.......7500 ft agl.
* Transport winds.....West around 10 mph.


.Forecast days 3 through 7......
.SATURDAY...Mostly cloudy. Lows 50 to 55. Highs 73 to 84. West
winds 7 to 13 mph.
.SUNDAY...Mostly clear. Lows 49 to 54. Highs 73 to 84. Northwest
winds 5 to 11 mph.
.MEMORIAL DAY...Mostly clear. Lows 54 to 59. Highs 77 to 88.
Northwest winds 4 to 9 mph.
.TUESDAY...Mostly clear. Lows 53 to 58. Highs 79 to 88. West
winds 4 to 9 mph.
.WEDNESDAY...Mostly clear. Lows 50 to 55. Highs 75 to 86. West
winds 4 to 9 mph.

$$

WAZ681-242330-
Yakama Alpine District-
828 AM PDT Thu May 24 2018

.TODAY...
* Sky/weather.........Partly cloudy.
* Max temperature.....70-78...except 63-72 ridges.
* Min humidity........33-47 percent.
* 20-foot winds.......
*     Valleys/lwr slopes...West winds 4 to 10 mph.
*     Ridges/upr slopes....West winds 6 to 12 mph.
* CWR.................0 percent.
* LAL.................1.
* Haines Index........2 (very low).
* Mixing height.......8000 ft agl.
* Transport winds.....West around 10 mph.

.TONIGHT...
* Sky/weather.........Partly cloudy then becoming mostly cloudy.
* Min temperature.....46-52.
* Max humidity........75-90 percent.
* Humidity recovery...Excellent.
* 20-foot winds.......
*     Valleys/lwr slopes...West winds 3 to 8 mph.
*     Ridges/upr slopes....West winds 5 to 11 mph.
* CWR.................0 percent.
* LAL.................1.
* Haines Index........3 (very low).
* Mixing height.......500 ft agl.
* Transport winds.....West around 10 mph.

.FRIDAY...
* Sky/weather.........Mostly cloudy. A slight chance of showers in
  the afternoon.
* Max temperature.....67-75...except 59-70 ridges.
* Min humidity........36-50 percent.
* 20-foot winds.......
*     Valleys/lwr slopes...Northwest winds 3 to 8 mph.
*     Ridges/upr slopes....Northwest winds 4 to 9 mph.
* CWR.................0 percent.
* LAL.................1.
* Haines Index........2 (very low).
* Mixing height.......6500 ft agl.
* Transport winds.....West 5 to 10 mph.


.Forecast days 3 through 7......
.SATURDAY...A slight chance of showers. Mostly cloudy. Lows 39 to
45. Highs 57 to 72. Northwest winds 6 to 12 mph.
.SUNDAY...Partly cloudy. Lows 39 to 45. Highs 58 to 73. Northwest
winds 4 to 9 mph.
.MEMORIAL DAY...Mostly clear. Lows 43 to 51. Highs 63 to 78.
Northwest winds 2 to 7 mph.
.TUESDAY...Mostly clear. Lows 42 to 49. Highs 63 to 78. West
winds 3 to 8 mph.
.WEDNESDAY...Mostly clear. Lows 38 to 46. Highs 60 to 75. West
winds 4 to 10 mph.

$$


.8-14 DAY OUTLOOK for Thursday May 31 through Wednesday June 6...

A greater chance of normal temperatures and precipitation.

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