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Fire Weather Planning Forecast for Western Washington
National Weather Service Seattle WA
325 AM PDT Thu Apr 26 2018

Current warnings/watches...none.

.DISCUSSION....One last day of warm and dry conditions over Washington
with high temperatures well above seasonal normals. An upper level
low will approach from the southwest...allowing for showers to creep
back into the forecast starting Friday and persisting through the
weekend. Temperatures will be much cooler this weekend...returning
to near average values for this time of the year.

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

WAZ649>651-262315-
Western Washington Fire Weather Zones 649-650-651
Area 1...Coastal Lowlands-
325 AM PDT Thu Apr 26 2018

.Today...
* Sky/weather..........Sunny.
* Chance of precip.....0%.
* Max temperature......66-76.
* Min humidity.........41-56 percent...except 31-40 percent ridges.
* 20-foot winds........
*  Valleys/lwr slopes..East winds around 4 mph shifting to the west
   around 5 mph in the afternoon.
*  Ridges/upr slopes...East winds around 7 mph shifting to the
   northeast around 6 mph in the afternoon.
* Mixing height........500-1500 ft AGL.
* Transport winds......East around 5 mph shifting to the southwest
  in the afternoon.

.TONIGHT...
* Sky/weather..........Partly cloudy then becoming mostly cloudy.
* Chance of precip.....0%.
* Min temperature......44-54.
* Max humidity.........83-98 percent.
* 20-foot winds........
*  Valleys/lwr slopes..Southwest winds 3 to 6 mph.
*  Ridges/upr slopes...Southwest winds 3 to 6 mph.
* Mixing height........600-1100 ft AGL.
* Transport winds......West around 5 mph.

.FRIDAY...
* Sky/weather..........Partly sunny. Slight chance of rain showers
  in the morning. Chance of rain showers in the afternoon.
* Chance of precip.....35%.
* Max temperature......56-66.
* Min humidity.........61-76 percent.
* 20-foot winds........
*  Valleys/lwr slopes..Southwest winds 3 to 8 mph.
*  Ridges/upr slopes...South winds 5 to 8 mph.
* Mixing height........900-1900 ft AGL.
* Transport winds......Southwest 5 to 10 mph.

.SATURDAY...Showers likely. Lows in the upper 40s. Highs 52 to 62.
West winds 4 to 7 mph.
.SUNDAY...Cloudy with showers likely. Lows in the mid 40s. Highs
49 to 59. West winds 3 to 7 mph.
.MONDAY...Cloudy with a chance of showers. Lows in the mid 40s.
Highs in the lower 50s. West winds 7 to 10 mph.
.TUESDAY...Mostly cloudy. Slight chance of showers. Lows in the
lower 40s. Highs 51 to 61.
.WEDNESDAY...Partly cloudy. Lows in the lower 40s. Highs 57 to 67.

.8 TO 14 day OUTLOOK FOR MAY 03 - 09 2018
Above normal temperatures and below normal precipitation.

$$

WAZ652-262315-
Western Washington Fire Weather Zone 652
Area 2...Olympic National Park-Olympic National Forest-West Portion-
325 AM PDT Thu Apr 26 2018

.Today...
* Sky/weather..........Sunny.
* Chance of precip.....0%.
* Max temperature......64-74.
* Min humidity.........22-37 percent.
* 20-foot winds........
*  Valleys/lwr slopes..East winds around 5 mph shifting to the
   southwest around 4 mph in the afternoon.
*  Ridges/upr slopes...East winds around 5 mph shifting to the
   southwest around 4 mph in the afternoon.
* Snow level...........11500 feet.
* Mixing height........300 ft AGL increasing to 3800 ft AGL in the
  afternoon.
* Transport winds......East around 5 mph in the morning becoming
  light.

.TONIGHT...
* Sky/weather..........Partly cloudy.
* Chance of precip.....0%.
* Min temperature......Around 48.
* Max humidity.........73-88 percent.
* 20-foot winds........
*  Valleys/lwr slopes..North winds around 5 mph shifting to the east
   around 4 mph after midnight.
*  Ridges/upr slopes...North winds around 5 mph shifting to the east
   after midnight.
* Snow level...........11000 feet.
* Mixing height........700-1700 ft AGL.
* Transport winds......Northwest around 5 mph in the evening
  becoming light.

.FRIDAY...
* Sky/weather..........Partly sunny. Slight chance of rain showers
  in the afternoon.
* Chance of precip.....20% increasing to 60% in the afternoon.
* Max temperature......55-65.
* Min humidity.........47-62 percent.
* 20-foot winds........
*  Valleys/lwr slopes..Southwest winds 3 to 7 mph.
*  Ridges/upr slopes...Southwest winds 3 to 7 mph.
* Snow level...........10500 feet.
* Mixing height........700-1700 ft AGL.
* Transport winds......Light winds becoming southwest around 5 mph
  in the afternoon.

.SATURDAY...occasional showers. Snow level 6500 feet. Lows 36 to 46.
Highs 50 to 60. West winds 4 to 7 mph.
.SUNDAY...Cloudy with showers likely. Snow level 4000 feet. Lows
33 to 43. Highs 41 to 51. West winds 4 to 7 mph.
.MONDAY...Cloudy with a chance of showers. Snow level 4500 feet.
Lows 32 to 42. Highs 40 to 50. West winds 6 to 9 mph.
.TUESDAY...Mostly cloudy. Slight chance of showers. Snow level
6000 feet. Lows in the upper 30s. Highs 44 to 54.
.WEDNESDAY...Partly cloudy. Snow level 9000 feet. Lows in the upper
30s. Highs 51 to 61.

.8 TO 14 day OUTLOOK FOR MAY 03 - 09 2018
Above normal temperatures and below normal precipitation.

$$

WAZ661-262315-
Western Washington Fire Weather Zone 661
Area 2...Olympic National Park-Olympic National Forest-East Portion-
325 AM PDT Thu Apr 26 2018

.Today...
* Sky/weather..........Sunny.
* Chance of precip.....0%.
* Max temperature......64-74.
* Min humidity.........21-36 percent.
* 20-foot winds........
*  Valleys/lwr slopes..East winds 4 to 7 mph.
*  Ridges/upr slopes...East winds 4 to 7 mph.
* Snow level...........11500 feet.
* Mixing height........400 ft AGL increasing to 3600 ft AGL in the
  afternoon.
* Transport winds......Southeast around 5 mph.

.TONIGHT...
* Sky/weather..........Mostly clear.
* Chance of precip.....0%.
* Min temperature......45-55.
* Max humidity.........71-86 percent...except 64-79 percent ridges.
* 20-foot winds........
*  Valleys/lwr slopes..Northeast winds 4 to 7 mph.
*  Ridges/upr slopes...East winds 5 to 8 mph.
* Snow level...........11000 feet.
* Mixing height........700-1700 ft AGL.
* Transport winds......East around 5 mph in the evening becoming
  light.

.FRIDAY...
* Sky/weather..........Partly sunny.
* Chance of precip.....0%.
* Max temperature......57-67.
* Min humidity.........45-60 percent...except 36-51 percent ridges.
* 20-foot winds........
*  Valleys/lwr slopes..Southwest winds 4 to 8 mph.
*  Ridges/upr slopes...East winds around 4 mph shifting to the
   southwest around 7 mph in the afternoon.
* Snow level...........10500 feet.
* Mixing height........500 ft AGL increasing to 2600 ft AGL in the
  afternoon.
* Transport winds......Light winds becoming south around 5 mph in
  the afternoon.

.SATURDAY...showers. Snow level 7000 feet. Lows 37 to 47. Highs
50 to 60. Southwest winds 5 to 8 mph.
.SUNDAY...Cloudy with showers likely. Snow level 4500 feet. Lows
33 to 43. Highs 42 to 52. Southwest winds 4 to 7 mph.
.MONDAY...Cloudy with a chance of showers. Snow level 4500 feet.
Lows 32 to 42. Highs 44 to 54 valleys...37 to 47 ridges. West winds
6 to 9 mph.
.TUESDAY...Mostly cloudy. Slight chance of showers. Snow level
5500 feet. Lows 32 to 42. Highs 47 to 57 valleys...40 to 50 ridges.
.WEDNESDAY...Partly cloudy. Snow level 8500 feet. Lows 34 to 44.
Highs 53 to 63 valleys...46 to 56 ridges.

.8 TO 14 day OUTLOOK FOR MAY 03 - 09 2018
Above normal temperatures and below normal precipitation.

$$

WAZ653-262315-
Western Washington Fire Weather Zone 653
Area 3...North Puget Sound Lowlands-Whidbey Island-San Juan Islands-
325 AM PDT Thu Apr 26 2018

.Today...
* Sky/weather..........Sunny.
* Chance of precip.....0%.
* Max temperature......66-76.
* Min humidity.........40-55 percent.
* 20-foot winds........North winds 4 to 7 mph.
* Mixing height........300-1000 ft AGL.
* Transport winds......North around 5 mph.

.TONIGHT...
* Sky/weather..........Mostly clear.
* Chance of precip.....0%.
* Min temperature......45-55.
* Max humidity.........74-89 percent.
* 20-foot winds........Northwest winds 4 to 7 mph.
* Mixing height........200-600 ft AGL.
* Transport winds......West around 5 mph.

.FRIDAY...
* Sky/weather..........Mostly sunny.
* Chance of precip.....0%.
* Max temperature......57-67.
* Min humidity.........52-67 percent.
* 20-foot winds........South winds 6 to 10 mph.
* Mixing height........500-1500 ft AGL.
* Transport winds......Southwest 5 to 10 mph.

.SATURDAY...Showers likely. Lows in the upper 40s. Highs 55 to 65.
Southwest winds 3 to 8 mph.
.SUNDAY THROUGH MONDAY...Cloudy with a chance of showers. Lows in
the upper 40s. Highs in the mid 50s. Southwest winds 4 to 7 mph.
.TUESDAY...Mostly cloudy with slight chance of showers. Lows 40 to
50. Highs 52 to 62.
.WEDNESDAY...Partly cloudy. Lows in the mid 40s. Highs 56 to 66.

.8 TO 14 day OUTLOOK FOR MAY 03 - 09 2018
Above normal temperatures and below normal precipitation.

$$

WAZ654>657-262315-
Western Washington Fire Weather Zones 654-655-656-657
Area 4...Interior Lowlands-
325 AM PDT Thu Apr 26 2018

.Today...
* Sky/weather..........Sunny.
* Chance of precip.....0%.
* Max temperature......74-84.
* Min humidity.........29-44 percent.
* 20-foot winds........Northeast winds 3 to 6 mph.
* Mixing height........200 ft AGL increasing to 3000 ft AGL in the
  afternoon.
* Transport winds......Northeast around 5 mph.

.TONIGHT...
* Sky/weather..........Partly cloudy.
* Chance of precip.....0%.
* Min temperature......44-54.
* Max humidity.........74-89 percent.
* 20-foot winds........North winds around 7 mph shifting to the
  southwest around 6 mph after midnight.
* Mixing height........900-1900 ft AGL.
* Transport winds......Northwest around 5 mph.

.FRIDAY...
* Sky/weather..........Mostly sunny. Slight chance of rain showers.
* Chance of precip.....20%.
* Max temperature......62-72.
* Min humidity.........42-57 percent.
* 20-foot winds........Southwest winds 6 to 9 mph.
* Mixing height........1000-2000 ft AGL.
* Transport winds......Southwest 5 to 10 mph.

.SATURDAY...Showers likely. Lows in the upper 40s. Highs 58 to 68.
Southwest winds 5 to 9 mph.
.SUNDAY THROUGH MONDAY...Cloudy with a chance of showers. Lows in
the mid 40s. Highs 50 to 60. Southwest winds 5 to 8 mph.
.TUESDAY...Mostly cloudy with a chance of showers. Lows 39 to 49.
Highs 52 to 62.
.WEDNESDAY...Partly cloudy. Lows in the lower 40s. Highs 60 to 70.

.8 TO 14 day OUTLOOK FOR MAY 03 - 09 2018
Above normal temperatures and below normal precipitation.

$$

WAZ658-659-262315-
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-
325 AM PDT Thu Apr 26 2018

.Today...
* Sky/weather..........Sunny.
* Chance of precip.....0%.
* Max temperature......65-75.
* Min humidity.........22-37 percent.
* 20-foot winds........
*  Valleys/lwr slopes..East winds 5 to 8 mph.
*  Ridges/upr slopes...Southeast winds 6 to 9 mph.
* Snow level...........11500 feet.
* Mixing height........200 ft AGL increasing to 4300 ft AGL in the
  afternoon.
* Transport winds......Southeast 5 to 10 mph.

.TONIGHT...
* Sky/weather..........Mostly clear.
* Chance of precip.....0%.
* Min temperature......40-50.
* Max humidity.........64-79 percent...except 56-71 percent ridges.
* 20-foot winds........
*  Valleys/lwr slopes..East winds 5 to 8 mph.
*  Ridges/upr slopes...East winds 6 to 9 mph.
* Snow level...........11500 feet.
* Mixing height........3300 ft AGL decreasing to 300 ft AGL after
  midnight.
* Transport winds......East around 5 mph.

.FRIDAY...
* Sky/weather..........Mostly sunny. Chance of rain showers in the
  afternoon.
* Chance of precip.....10% increasing to 40% in the afternoon.
* Max temperature......61-71.
* Min humidity.........40-55 percent...except 29-44 percent ridges.
* 20-foot winds........
*  Valleys/lwr slopes..Southwest winds 4 to 8 mph.
*  Ridges/upr slopes...Southeast winds around 6 mph shifting to the
   west around 7 mph in the afternoon.
* Snow level...........11000 feet.
* Mixing height........300 ft AGL increasing to 3500 ft AGL in the
  afternoon.
* Transport winds......East around 5 mph shifting to the southwest
  in the afternoon.

.SATURDAY...showers likely. Snow level 7500 feet. Lows 36 to 46.
Highs 53 to 63. West winds 5 to 8 mph.
.SUNDAY...showers likely. Snow level 4000 feet. Lows 33 to 43. Highs
42 to 52. West winds 5 to 8 mph.
.MONDAY...Cloudy with a chance of showers. Snow level 4000 feet.
Lows 32 to 42. Highs 43 to 53 valleys...36 to 46 ridges. West winds
6 to 9 mph.
.TUESDAY...Mostly cloudy with a chance of showers. Snow level
4500 feet. Lows 32 to 42. Highs 46 to 56 valleys...39 to 49 ridges.
.WEDNESDAY...Partly cloudy. Snow level 7500 feet. Lows 33 to 43.
Highs 54 to 64 valleys...47 to 57 ridges.

.8 TO 14 day OUTLOOK FOR MAY 03 - 09 2018
Above normal temperatures and below normal precipitation.

$$

WAZ662-262315-
Western Washington Fire Weather Zone 662
Area 6...North Cascades National Park-Lake Chelan National
Recreational Area-
325 AM PDT Thu Apr 26 2018

.Today...
* Sky/weather..........Sunny.
* Chance of precip.....0%.
* Max temperature......68-78...except 61-71 ridges.
* Min humidity.........17-28 percent.
* 20-foot winds........
*  Valleys/lwr slopes..Light winds becoming southeast around 8 mph
   in the afternoon.
*  Ridges/upr slopes...Southeast winds 4 to 7 mph.
* Snow level...........11500 feet.
* Mixing height........400 ft AGL increasing to 4100 ft AGL in the
  afternoon.
* Transport winds......Southeast around 5 mph.

.TONIGHT...
* Sky/weather..........Clear.
* Chance of precip.....0%.
* Min temperature......37-47.
* Max humidity.........55-70 percent...except 48-63 percent ridges.
* 20-foot winds........
*  Valleys/lwr slopes..East winds around 6 mph in the evening
   becoming light.
*  Ridges/upr slopes...East winds 5 to 8 mph.
* Snow level...........11500 feet.
* Mixing height........3200 ft AGL decreasing to 200 ft AGL after
  midnight.
* Transport winds......Southeast around 5 mph shifting to the
  northeast after midnight.

.FRIDAY...
* Sky/weather..........Sunny.
* Chance of precip.....0%.
* Max temperature......70-80...except 62-72 ridges.
* Min humidity.........15-30 percent.
* 20-foot winds........
*  Valleys/lwr slopes..Light winds becoming southeast around 3 mph
   in the afternoon.
*  Ridges/upr slopes...Southeast winds 4 to 7 mph.
* Snow level...........11000 feet.
* Mixing height........400 ft AGL increasing to 4900 ft AGL in the
  afternoon.
* Transport winds......Southeast 5 to 10 mph.

.SATURDAY...Showers likely. Snow level 9000 feet. Lows 36 to 46.
Highs 56 to 66. Northwest winds 8 to 11 mph.
.SUNDAY...showers likely. Snow level 4500 feet. Lows 33 to 43. Highs
50 to 60 valleys...42 to 52 ridges. Northwest winds 7 to 10 mph.
.MONDAY...Cloudy with a chance of showers. Snow level 4500 feet.
Lows 32 to 42. Highs 48 to 58 valleys...40 to 50 ridges. West winds
7 to 10 mph.
.TUESDAY...Mostly cloudy. Slight chance of showers. Snow level
5000 feet. Lows 30 to 40. Highs 51 to 61 valleys...44 to 54 ridges.
.WEDNESDAY...Partly cloudy. Snow level 7000 feet. Lows in the mid
30s. Highs 51 to 61.

.8 TO 14 day OUTLOOK FOR MAY 03 - 09 2018
Above normal temperatures and below normal precipitation.

$$

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