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
558 AM PDT Sat May 26 2018


.DISCUSSION...

A few showers will linger through the morning across zones 674
and 101, before drier weather moves in for the remainder of the
Holiday weekend. Temperatures today will be cooler, but warm
Sun and Mon. Cooler weather is expected by Tuesday with possible
below average temps Wed and Thur before temps warm slightly for
next weekend. The best chance for showers will be Tue night/Wed
as a cold front moves across the fire districts.


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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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WAZ676-677-270145-
East Washington South Central Cascade Valleys (Zone 676)-
East Washington Central Cascade Valleys (Zone 677)-
Including the cities of Kittitas Valley, Naches River Valley,
Lake Chelan Area, and Wenatchee River Valley Area
558 AM PDT Sat May 26 2018

.Today...
* Sky/Weather...Sunny.
* LAL....1.
* Max Temperature...66-76.
   24 hr trend......5-8 degrees cooler.
* Min Humidity...22-30 percent.
   24 hr trend......3-5 percent drier.
* 20-foot winds.......Northwest 12 to 16 mph. Gusts to 35 mph
   in the Kittitas Valley. Gusts to 30 mph elsewhere.
* Haines Index...4 low.
* Mixing Height...5000 ft AGL.
* Transport Winds...Northwest 13 to 17 mph.
* CWR (> 0.10 IN)...0 percent.

.TONIGHT...
* Sky/Weather...Mostly clear.
* LAL....1.
* Min Temperature...47-53.
   24 hr trend......1 degree cooler.
* Max Humidity...65-80 percent.
   24 hr trend......10 percent wetter.
* Humidity Recovery...Good.
* 20-foot winds.......Northwest 9 to 13 mph. Gusts to 30 mph
  in the Kittitas Valley. Gusts to 25 mph elsewhere.
* Haines Index...2 very low.
* Mixing Height...Near surface.
* Transport Winds...Northwest 15 to 20 mph.
* CWR (> 0.10 IN)...0 percent.

.SUNDAY...
* Sky/Weather...Sunny.
* LAL....1.
* Max Temperature...74-84.
* Min Humidity...20-30 percent.
* 20-foot winds.......Northwest 5 to 7 mph. Gusts up to 25 mph in
  the morning decreasing to 20 mph in the afternoon across the
  Kittitas Valley.
* Haines Index...2 very low.
* Mixing Height...5500 ft AGL.
* Transport Winds...Northwest 5 to 10 mph.
* CWR (> 0.10 IN)...0 percent.


.Forecast Days 3 Through 7......
.Memorial Day...Mostly clear. Lows 50 to 56. Highs 74 to 84.
Northwest wind 8 to 12 mph.
.TUESDAY...Partly cloudy. Lows 47 to 54. Highs 67 to 77. West
wind 8 to 12 mph.
.WEDNESDAY...Partly cloudy. Lows 42 to 51. Highs 62 to 72. West
wind 8 to 12 mph.
.THURSDAY...Partly cloudy. Slight chance of rain showers. Lows
42 to 50. Highs 64 to 74.
.FRIDAY...Partly cloudy. Lows 43 to 51. Highs 65 to 75.

.8 to 14 Day Outlook for JUN 02 - 08 2018

Above Normal Temperatures and Below Normal Precipitation.


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WAZ680-682-270145-
East Washington South Central Cascade Mountains (Zone 680)-
East Washington Central Cascade Mountains (Zone 682)-
Including the cities of Chinook Pass, White Pass, Stevens Pass,
Lake Wenatchee Area, and Cle Elum
558 AM PDT Sat May 26 2018

.Today...
* Sky/Weather...Mostly sunny.
* LAL....1.
* Max Temperature...63-71 valleys and 53-63 mountains.
   24 hr trend......6-9 degrees cooler.
* Min Humidity...25-35 percent valleys and 35-50 percent mountains.
   24 hr trend......10 percent drier valleys and 5 percent drier
   mountains.
* 20-foot winds.......
*     Valleys/Lwr Slopes...Northwest 9 to 13 mph with gusts to around
      30 mph.
*     Ridges/Upr Slopes....Northwest 9 to 13 mph.
* Haines Index...4 low.
* Mixing Height...3500 ft AGL.
* Transport Winds...Northwest 13 to 17 mph.
* CWR (> 0.10 IN)...0 percent.

.TONIGHT...
* Sky/Weather...Partly cloudy.
* LAL....1.
* Min Temperature...40-50.
   24 hr trend......2 degrees warmer.
* Max Humidity...75-90 percent.
   24 hr trend......10-20 percent wetter valleys and unchanged
                    mountains.
* Humidity Recovery...Good.
* 20-foot winds.......
*     Valleys/Lwr Slopes...Northwest 6 to 10 mph. Gusts up to 30 mph in
      the evening.
*     Ridges/Upr Slopes....Northwest 7 to 11 mph.
* Haines Index...2 very low.
* Mixing Height...Near surface.
* Transport Winds...Northwest 10 to 15 mph.
* CWR (> 0.10 IN)...0 percent.

.SUNDAY...
* Sky/Weather...Mostly sunny.
* LAL....1.
* Max Temperature...71-78 valleys and 62-72 mountains.
* Min Humidity...25-40 percent.
* 20-foot winds.......
*     Valleys/Lwr Slopes...Northwest 5 to 8 mph with gusts to around 20
      mph.
*     Ridges/Upr Slopes....Northwest 5 to 8 mph.
* Haines Index...2 very low.
* Mixing Height...4000 ft AGL.
* Transport Winds...Northwest 8 to 12 mph.
* CWR (> 0.10 IN)...0 percent.


.Forecast Days 3 Through 7......
.Memorial Day...Mostly clear. Lows 42 to 50. Highs 68 to
77 valleys...60 to 70 mountains. Northwest wind 8 to 12 mph.
.TUESDAY...Mostly cloudy. Slight chance of rain showers. Lows
40 to 47. Highs 62 to 70 valleys...54 to 64 mountains. West wind
8 to 12 mph.
.WEDNESDAY...Partly cloudy. Slight chance of rain and high
mountain snow showers. Lows 40 to 45 valleys...33 to
41 mountains. Highs 59 to 65 valleys...48 to 58 mountains.
Northwest wind 8 to 12 mph.
.THURSDAY...Mostly cloudy. Slight chance of valley rain showers.
Lows 34 to 42. Highs 61 to 68 valleys...51 to 61 mountains.
.FRIDAY...Partly cloudy. Slight chance of rain and high mountain
snow showers. Lows 36 to 43. Highs 64 to 69 valleys...54 to
64 mountains.

.8 to 14 Day Outlook for JUN 02 - 08 2018

Above Normal Temperatures and Below Normal Precipitation.


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WAZ684-270145-
East Washington Okanogan/Methow Valleys (Zone 684)-
Including the cities of Methow River Valley, Okanogan Valley,
and Nespelem
558 AM PDT Sat May 26 2018

.Today...
* Sky/Weather...Sunny.
* LAL....1.
* Max Temperature...71-80.
   24 hr trend......1-3 degrees cooler.
* Min Humidity...12-22 percent.
   24 hr trend......10-15 percent drier.
* 20-foot winds.......Northwest 5 to 9 mph with gusts to around 20
  mph.
* Haines Index...4 low.
* Mixing Height...5500 ft AGL.
* Transport Winds...Northwest 10 to 15 mph.
* CWR (> 0.10 IN)...0 percent.

.TONIGHT...
* Sky/Weather...Mostly clear.
* LAL....1.
* Min Temperature...49-54.
   24 hr trend......4 degrees cooler.
* Max Humidity...65-80 percent.
   24 hr trend......15 percent wetter.
* Humidity Recovery...Good.
* 20-foot winds.......Northwest 5 to 7 mph. Gusts up to 20 mph in
  the evening.
* Haines Index...2 very low.
* Mixing Height...Near surface.
* Transport Winds...Northwest 8 to 12 mph.
* CWR (> 0.10 IN)...0 percent.

.SUNDAY...
* Sky/Weather...Sunny.
* LAL....1.
* Max Temperature...77-84.
* Min Humidity...16-26 percent.
* 20-foot winds.......Northwest 3 to 7 mph in the morning becoming
  variable 2 to 5 mph in the afternoon.
* Haines Index...2 very low.
* Mixing Height...5000 ft AGL.
* Transport Winds...Northwest 3 to 7 mph.
* CWR (> 0.10 IN)...0 percent.


.Forecast Days 3 Through 7......
.Memorial Day...Clear. Lows 51 to 56. Highs 79 to 86. West wind
3 to 7 mph.
.TUESDAY...Partly cloudy. Slight chance of rain showers. Lows
47 to 52. Highs 72 to 78. West wind 3 to 7 mph.
.WEDNESDAY...Partly cloudy. Slight chance of rain showers. Lows
46 to 52. Highs 63 to 71. West wind 3 to 7 mph.
.THURSDAY THROUGH FRIDAY...Partly cloudy. Lows 42 to 51. Highs
65 to 74.

.8 to 14 Day Outlook for JUN 02 - 08 2018

Above Normal Temperatures and Below Normal Precipitation.


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WAZ685-270145-
East Washington North Cascades (Zone 685)-
Including the cities of Mazama, Conconully,
North Cascades Highway, and Pasayten Wilderness
558 AM PDT Sat May 26 2018

.Today...
* Sky/Weather...Sunny.
* LAL....1.
* Max Temperature...70-77 valleys and 57-68 mountains.
   24 hr trend......3-6 degrees cooler.
* Min Humidity...13-23 percent valleys and 24-35 percent mountains.
   24 hr trend......8-12 percent drier.
* 20-foot winds.......
*     Valleys/Lwr Slopes...Northwest 5 to 8 mph with gusts to around 20
      mph.
*     Ridges/Upr Slopes....Northwest 6 to 10 mph.
* Haines Index...3 very low.
* Mixing Height...5000 ft AGL.
* Transport Winds...Northwest 8 to 12 mph.
* CWR (> 0.10 IN)...0 percent.

.TONIGHT...
* Sky/Weather...Partly cloudy.
* LAL....1.
* Min Temperature...47-52 valleys and 39-49 mountains.
   24 hr trend......3 degrees cooler valleys and 2 degrees warmer
                    mountains.
* Max Humidity...65-80 percent valleys and 71-90 percent mountains.
   24 hr trend......20 percent wetter valleys and 10 percent wetter
                    mountains.
* Humidity Recovery...Good.
* 20-foot winds.......
*     Valleys/Lwr Slopes...Northwest 4 to 8 mph. Gusts up to 20 mph in
      the evening.
*     Ridges/Upr Slopes....Northwest 5 to 8 mph.
* Haines Index...2 very low.
* Mixing Height...Near surface.
* Transport Winds...Northwest 8 to 12 mph.
* CWR (> 0.10 IN)...0 percent.

.SUNDAY...
* Sky/Weather...Sunny.
* LAL....1.
* Max Temperature...77-82 valleys and 65-75 mountains.
* Min Humidity...15-25 percent valleys and 25-35 percent mountains.
* 20-foot winds.......
*     Valleys/Lwr Slopes...North 3 to 7 mph in the morning shifting to
      the south in the afternoon.
*     Ridges/Upr Slopes....Northwest 3 to 7 mph in the morning shifting
      to the west in the afternoon.
* Haines Index...2 very low.
* Mixing Height...5000 ft AGL.
* Transport Winds...Northwest 3 to 7 mph.
* CWR (> 0.10 IN)...0 percent.


.Forecast Days 3 Through 7......
.Memorial Day...Mostly clear. Lows 47 to 53 valleys...40 to
50 mountains. Highs 78 to 83 valleys...64 to 74 mountains. West
wind 3 to 7 mph.
.TUESDAY...Partly cloudy. Chance of rain showers. Lows 45 to
50 valleys...38 to 46 mountains. Highs 71 to 76 valleys...57 to
67 mountains. West wind 3 to 7 mph.
.WEDNESDAY...Mostly cloudy. Chance of rain and high mountain snow
showers. Lows 44 to 49 valleys...34 to 44 mountains. Highs 63 to
68 valleys...48 to 58 mountains. West wind 3 to 7 mph.
.THURSDAY...Mostly cloudy. Chance of valley rain and mountain
snow showers. Lows 39 to 45 valleys...31 to 41 mountains. Highs
64 to 69 valleys...50 to 60 mountains.
.FRIDAY...Partly cloudy. Slight chance of rain and high mountain
snow showers. Lows 43 to 48 valleys...34 to 44 mountains. Highs
67 to 72 valleys...54 to 64 mountains.

.8 to 14 Day Outlook for JUN 02 - 08 2018

Above Normal Temperatures and Below Normal Precipitation.


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WAZ687-270145-
East Washington Okanogan Highlands (Zone 687)-
Including the cities of Keller, Republic, and Curlew
558 AM PDT Sat May 26 2018

.Today...
* Sky/Weather...Mostly sunny.
* LAL....1.
* Max Temperature...74-79 valleys and 66-73 mountains.
   24 hr trend......1-4 degrees cooler.
* Min Humidity...16-26 percent.
   24 hr trend......6-12 percent drier.
* 20-foot winds.......
*     Valleys/Lwr Slopes...Northwest 3 to 7 mph in the morning shifting
      to the west 4 to 8 mph in the afternoon.
*     Ridges/Upr Slopes....Northwest 5 to 7 mph.
* Haines Index...3 very low.
* Mixing Height...5500 ft AGL.
* Transport Winds...Northwest 8 to 12 mph.
* CWR (> 0.10 IN)...0 percent.

.TONIGHT...
* Sky/Weather...Mostly clear.
* LAL....1.
* Min Temperature...46-53.
   24 hr trend......3 degrees cooler.
* Max Humidity...65-80 percent.
   24 hr trend......10 percent wetter valleys and 5 percent wetter
                    mountains.
* Humidity Recovery...Good.
* 20-foot winds.......
*     Valleys/Lwr Slopes...West 3 to 7 mph in the evening becoming
      downslope/downvalley 2 to 5 mph overnight.
*     Ridges/Upr Slopes....Northwest 5 to 6 mph.
* Haines Index...2 very low.
* Mixing Height...Near surface.
* Transport Winds...Northwest 5 to 10 mph.
* CWR (> 0.10 IN)...0 percent.

.SUNDAY...
* Sky/Weather...Sunny.
* LAL....1.
* Max Temperature...79-84 valleys and 71-78 mountains.
* Min Humidity...20-30 percent.
* 20-foot winds.......
*     Valleys/Lwr Slopes...Upslope/upvalley 2 to 5 mph.
*     Ridges/Upr Slopes....Variable 2 to 5 mph.
* Haines Index...2 very low.
* Mixing Height...5500 ft AGL.
* Transport Winds...Northwest 3 to 7 mph.
* CWR (> 0.10 IN)...0 percent.


.Forecast Days 3 Through 7......
.Memorial Day...Mostly clear. Lows 48 to 53. Highs 81 to
86 valleys...73 to 80 mountains. West wind 3 to 7 mph.
.TUESDAY...Partly cloudy. Chance of rain showers. Lows 45 to 51.
Highs 74 to 79 valleys...65 to 73 mountains. West wind 3 to
7 mph.
.WEDNESDAY...Cooler. Mostly cloudy. Chance of rain showers and
slight chance of thunderstorms. Lows 42 to 50. Highs 64 to
69 valleys...55 to 63 mountains. West wind 3 to 7 mph.
.THURSDAY THROUGH FRIDAY...Partly cloudy. Lows 39 to 48. Highs
66 to 73 valleys...58 to 68 mountains.

.8 to 14 Day Outlook for JUN 02 - 08 2018

Above Normal Temperatures and Below Normal Precipitation.


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WAZ686-270145-
East Washington Northeast (Zone 686)-
Including the cities of Deer Park, Colville, and Newport
558 AM PDT Sat May 26 2018

.Today...
* Sky/Weather...Mostly sunny.
* LAL....1.
* Max Temperature...72-78 valleys and 66-72 mountains.
   24 hr trend......4-6 degrees cooler.
* Min Humidity...24-35 percent.
   24 hr trend......4-6 percent drier.
* 20-foot winds.......
*     Valleys/Lwr Slopes...Southwest 5 to 6 mph.
*     Ridges/Upr Slopes....West 5 to 6 mph.
* Haines Index...2 very low.
* Mixing Height...5500 ft AGL.
* Transport Winds...West 5 to 10 mph.
* CWR (> 0.10 IN)...0 percent.

.TONIGHT...
* Sky/Weather...Mostly clear.
* LAL....1.
* Min Temperature...46-53.
   24 hr trend......7 degrees cooler.
* Max Humidity...75-90 percent.
   24 hr trend......Unchanged.
* Humidity Recovery...Good.
* 20-foot winds.......
*     Valleys/Lwr Slopes...Downslope/downvalley 2 to 5 mph.
*     Ridges/Upr Slopes....West 3 to 7 mph in the evening becoming
      variable 2 to 5 mph overnight.
* Haines Index...2 very low.
* Mixing Height...Near surface.
* Transport Winds...West 5 to 10 mph.
* CWR (> 0.10 IN)...0 percent.

.SUNDAY...
* Sky/Weather...Sunny.
* LAL....1.
* Max Temperature...78-84 valleys and 71-79 mountains.
* Min Humidity...20-30 percent.
* 20-foot winds.......
*     Valleys/Lwr Slopes...Upslope/upvalley 2 to 5 mph.
*     Ridges/Upr Slopes....Variable 2 to 5 mph.
* Haines Index...2 very low.
* Mixing Height...5500 ft AGL.
* Transport Winds...West 3 to 7 mph.
* CWR (> 0.10 IN)...0 percent.


.Forecast Days 3 Through 7......
.Memorial Day...Mostly clear. Lows 48 to 53. Highs 81 to
86 valleys...74 to 81 mountains. Southwest wind 3 to 7 mph.
.TUESDAY...Partly cloudy. Lows 46 to 51. Highs 74 to 79 valleys...
67 to 74 mountains. Southwest wind 3 to 7 mph.
.WEDNESDAY...Cooler. Mostly cloudy. Chance of rain showers and
slight chance of thunderstorms. Lows 43 to 49. Highs 63 to
68 valleys...55 to 63 mountains. Southwest wind 3 to 7 mph.
.THURSDAY...Partly cloudy. Slight chance of rain showers. Lows
39 to 44. Highs 67 to 72 valleys...59 to 66 mountains.
.FRIDAY...Mostly cloudy. Lows 41 to 47. Highs 69 to 74 valleys...
61 to 68 mountains.

.8 to 14 Day Outlook for JUN 02 - 08 2018

Above Normal Temperatures and Below Normal Precipitation.


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IDZ101-270145-
Northern and Central Idaho Panhandle (Zone 101)-
Including the cities of St. Maries, Rathdrum Prairie,
Silver Valley, Bonners Ferry, and Priest Lake
558 AM PDT Sat May 26 2018

.Today...
* Sky/Weather...Partly sunny. Scattered showers across the
  southern portion of the zone, otherwise occasional sprinkles
  in the morning. Isolated mountain rain showers in the afternoon.
* LAL....1.
* Max Temperature...68-74 valleys and 60-67 mountains.
   24 hr trend......5-9 degrees cooler.
* Min Humidity...35-50 percent valleys and 45-60 percent mountains.
   24 hr trend......5-8 percent wetter valleys and 10-20 percent wetter
                    mountains.
* 20-foot winds.......
*     Valleys/Lwr Slopes...Southwest 5 to 7 mph.
*     Ridges/Upr Slopes....West 5 to 6 mph.
* Haines Index...2 very low.
* Mixing Height...4500 ft AGL.
* Transport Winds...Southwest 5 to 10 mph.
* CWR (> 0.10 IN)...10 percent.

.TONIGHT...
* Sky/Weather...Partly cloudy.
* LAL....1.
* Min Temperature...45-50.
   24 hr trend......7 degrees cooler.
* Max Humidity...80-90 percent.
   24 hr trend......10 percent wetter valleys and unchanged
                    mountains.
* Humidity Recovery...Good.
* 20-foot winds.......
*     Valleys/Lwr Slopes...Downslope/downvalley 2 to 5 mph.
*     Ridges/Upr Slopes....West 3 to 7 mph in the evening becoming
      variable 2 to 5 mph overnight.
* Haines Index...2 very low.
* Mixing Height...Near surface.
* Transport Winds...Southwest 5 to 10 mph.
* CWR (> 0.10 IN)...0 percent.

.SUNDAY...
* Sky/Weather...Sunny.
* LAL....1.
* Max Temperature...75-80 valleys and 67-76 mountains.
* Min Humidity...25-40 percent.
* 20-foot winds.......
*     Valleys/Lwr Slopes...Upslope/upvalley 2 to 5 mph.
*     Ridges/Upr Slopes....Variable 2 to 5 mph.
* Haines Index...2 very low.
* Mixing Height...4500 ft AGL.
* Transport Winds...West 3 to 7 mph.
* CWR (> 0.10 IN)...0 percent.


.Forecast Days 3 Through 7......
.Memorial Day...Mostly clear. Lows 47 to 52. Highs 78 to
83 valleys...68 to 78 mountains. West wind 3 to 7 mph.
.TUESDAY...Mostly clear. Lows 46 to 51. Highs 72 to 77 valleys...
63 to 72 mountains. Southwest wind 3 to 7 mph.
.WEDNESDAY...Cooler. Mostly cloudy. Chance of rain showers and
slight chance of thunderstorms. Lows 43 to 48. Highs 61 to
66 valleys...54 to 62 mountains. Southwest wind 3 to 7 mph.
.THURSDAY THROUGH FRIDAY...Mostly cloudy with slight chance of
rain showers. Lows 39 to 46. Highs 64 to 70 valleys...56 to
66 mountains.

.8 to 14 Day Outlook for JUN 02 - 08 2018

Above Normal Temperatures and Below Normal Precipitation.


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WAZ673-674-270145-
East Washington Northern Columbia Basin (Zone 673)-
East Washington Palouse and Spokane Area (Zone 674)-
Including the cities of Waterville, Wilbur, Ritzville,
Moses Lake, Spokane, Cheney, Davenport, and Pullman
558 AM PDT Sat May 26 2018

.Today...
* Sky/Weather...Mostly sunny zone 673. Decreasing clouds zone
  674. Isolated showers this morning across eastern zone 674.
* LAL....1.
* Max Temperature...70-77.
   24 hr trend......4-8 degrees cooler.
* Min Humidity...25-35 percent.
   24 hr trend......no change zone 673. 5 percent drier zone 674.
* 20-foot winds.......West 7 to 11 mph with gusts to around 25 mph.
* Haines Index...3 very low.
* Mixing Height...6000 ft AGL.
* Transport Winds...West 13 to 17 mph.
* CWR (> 0.10 IN)...0 percent.

.TONIGHT...
* Sky/Weather...Mostly clear.
* LAL....1.
* Min Temperature...47-53.
   24 hr trend......6 degrees cooler.
* Max Humidity...71-90 percent.
   24 hr trend......15 percent wetter.
* Humidity Recovery...Good.
* 20-foot winds.......Southwest 5 to 8 mph. Gusts up to 25 mph in
  the evening.
* Haines Index...3 very low.
* Mixing Height...Near surface.
* Transport Winds...West 10 to 15 mph.
* CWR (> 0.10 IN)...0 percent.

.SUNDAY...
* Sky/Weather...Sunny.
* LAL....1.
* Max Temperature...76-82.
* Min Humidity...20-30 percent.
* 20-foot winds.......West 3 to 7 mph.
* Haines Index...2 very low.
* Mixing Height...6000 ft AGL.
* Transport Winds...West 3 to 7 mph.
* CWR (> 0.10 IN)...0 percent.


.Forecast Days 3 Through 7......
.Memorial Day...Mostly clear. Lows 51 to 56. Highs 80 to 86. West
wind 3 to 7 mph.
.TUESDAY...Mostly clear. Lows 50 to 55. Highs 74 to 80. Southwest
wind 8 to 12 mph.
.WEDNESDAY...Partly cloudy. Chance of rain showers. Lows 47 to
52. Highs 65 to 73. Southwest wind 8 to 12 mph.
.THURSDAY THROUGH FRIDAY...Partly cloudy. Lows 44 to 51. Highs
67 to 76.

.8 to 14 Day Outlook for JUN 02 - 08 2018

Above Normal Temperatures and Below Normal Precipitation.


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