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FNUS56 KOTX 181346
FWFOTX

FIRE WEATHER PLANNING FORECAST FOR EASTERN WASHINGTON AND NORTH IDAHO
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE SPOKANE WA
646 AM PDT FRI APR 18 2014


.DISCUSSION...

COLD FRONT PASSAGE LAST NIGHT WILL PRODUCE WINDY CONDITIONS ACROSS
THE REGION THROUGH THIS AFTERNOON. LINGERING SHOWERS WILL CONTINUE
OVER THE MOUNTAINS OF NORTHEAST WASHINGTON AND IN THE IDAHO
PANHANDLE. DRIER AND WARMER WEATHER IS EXPECTED SATURDAY WITH A
ANOTHER COLD FRONT EXPECTED LATE SATURDAY AFTERNOON INTO SATURDAY
EVENING. THIS FRONT WILL NOT CONTAIN MUCH MOISTURE WITH MAINLY
LIGHT SHOWERS ONLY OVER THE HIGHER TERRAIN. ADDITIONAL RAIN AND
HIGH MOUNTAIN SNOW CHANCES MOVE IN THROUGH THE FIRST PART OF NEXT
WEEK.

***************************************************************
FORECASTS FOR 20 FOOT WIND SPEEDS (VALLEYS AND RIDGE TOPS) ARE
10 MINUTE AVERAGES REFLECTING RAWS WIND.
***************************************************************

WAZ676-677-680-682-190130-
EAST WASHINGTON SOUTH CENTRAL CASCADE VALLEYS (ZONE 676)-
EAST WASHINGTON CENTRAL CASCADE VALLEYS (ZONE 677)-
EAST WASHINGTON SOUTH CENTRAL CASCADE MOUNTAINS (ZONE 680)-
EAST WASHINGTON CENTRAL CASCADE MOUNTAINS (ZONE 682)-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...KITTITAS VALLEY...NACHES RIVER VALLEY...
LAKE CHELAN AREA...WENATCHEE RIVER VALLEY AREA...CHINOOK PASS...
WHITE PASS...STEVENS PASS...LAKE WENATCHEE AREA...CLE ELUM
646 AM PDT FRI APR 18 2014

.TODAY...
* SKY/WEATHER...MOSTLY SUNNY. ISOLATED MOUNTAIN SNOW SHOWERS IN THE
  MORNING.
* LAL....1.
* MAX TEMPERATURE...52-62 VALLEYS AND 41-51 MOUNTAINS.
*    24 HR TREND...1 DEGREE WARMER.
* MIN HUMIDITY...24-35 PERCENT VALLEYS AND 30-45 PERCENT MOUNTAINS.
*    24 HR TREND...30 PERCENT DRIER.
* 20-FOOT WIND...
*     VALLEYS/LWR SLOPES...NORTHWEST 13 TO 17 MPH...EXCEPT NORTHWEST 16
      TO 23 MPH IN THE KITTITAS VALLEY. GUSTS UP TO 35 MPH IN THE
      MORNING INCREASING TO 45 MPH IN THE AFTERNOON.
*     RIDGES/UPR SLOPES....WEST 13 TO 18 MPH WITH GUSTS UP TO 35
      MPH.
* HAINES INDEX...3 VERY LOW.
* MIXING HEIGHT...5000 FT AGL.
* TRANSPORT WINDS...WEST 15 TO 20 MPH.
* CWR (> 0.10 IN)...0 PERCENT.

.TONIGHT...
* SKY/WEATHER...PARTLY CLOUDY.
* LAL....1.
* MIN TEMPERATURE...31-38 VALLEYS AND 28-34 MOUNTAINS.
*    24 HR TREND...3 DEGREES COOLER VALLEYS AND 3 DEGREES WARMER
     MOUNTAINS.
* MAX HUMIDITY...70-80 PERCENT VALLEYS AND 80-90 PERCENT MOUNTAINS.
*    24 HR TREND...10 PERCENT DRIER.
* HUMIDITY RECOVERY...GOOD.
* 20-FOOT WIND...
*     VALLEYS/LWR SLOPES...NORTHWEST 6 TO 10 MPH WITH GUSTS TO AROUND
      25 MPH IN THE EVENING BECOMING DOWNSLOPE/DOWNVALLEY 3 TO 6
      MPH OVERNIGHT.
*     RIDGES/UPR SLOPES....NORTHWEST 6 TO 10 MPH WITH GUSTS TO
      AROUND 25 MPH IN THE EVENING BECOMING VARIABLE 2 TO 5 MPH
      OVERNIGHT.
* HAINES INDEX...3 VERY LOW.
* MIXING HEIGHT...NEAR SURFACE.
* TRANSPORT WINDS...WEST 3 TO 7 MPH.
* CWR (> 0.10 IN)...0 PERCENT.

.SATURDAY...
* SKY/WEATHER...PARTLY SUNNY. CHANCE OF VALLEY RAIN AND MOUNTAIN
  SNOW SHOWERS IN THE AFTERNOON. SNOW LEVEL 4500 FEET.
* LAL....1.
* MAX TEMPERATURE...56-66 VALLEYS AND 46-56 MOUNTAINS.
* MIN HUMIDITY...26-40 PERCENT VALLEYS AND 35-50 PERCENT MOUNTAINS.
* 20-FOOT WIND...
*     VALLEYS/LWR SLOPES...UPSLOPE/UPVALLEY 3 TO 6 MPH IN THE MORNING
      BECOMING SOUTHWEST 7 TO 11 MPH WITH GUSTS TO AROUND 25 MPH IN
      THE AFTERNOON.
*     RIDGES/UPR SLOPES....VARIABLE 4 TO 8 MPH IN THE MORNING
      BECOMING SOUTHWEST 9 TO 13 MPH IN THE AFTERNOON WITH GUSTS
      TO AROUND 25 MPH.
* HAINES INDEX...2 VERY LOW.
* MIXING HEIGHT...5500 FT AGL.
* TRANSPORT WINDS...SOUTHEAST 3 TO 7 MPH IN THE MORNING INCREASING
  TO WEST 13 TO 17 MPH IN THE AFTERNOON.
* CWR (> 0.10 IN)...10 PERCENT.


.FORECAST DAYS 3 THROUGH 7......
.SUNDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. CHANCE OF VALLEY RAIN AND MOUNTAIN SNOW
SHOWERS. LOWS 34 TO 40 VALLEYS...28 TO 35 MOUNTAINS. HIGHS 57 TO
67 VALLEYS...47 TO 57 MOUNTAINS. SOUTHWEST WIND 8 TO 12 MPH.
.MONDAY...CLOUDY WITH CHANCE OF RAIN AND HIGH MOUNTAIN SNOW
SHOWERS. LOWS 34 TO 44. HIGHS 58 TO 68 VALLEYS...48 TO
58 MOUNTAINS. SOUTH WIND 3 TO 7 MPH.
.TUESDAY...RAIN AND HIGH MOUNTAIN SNOW SHOWERS LIKELY. LOWS 38 TO
45 VALLEYS...31 TO 39 MOUNTAINS. HIGHS 51 TO 61 VALLEYS...40 TO
50 MOUNTAINS. WEST WIND 3 TO 7 MPH.
.WEDNESDAY THROUGH THURSDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH CHANCE OF VALLEY
RAIN AND MOUNTAIN SNOW SHOWERS. LOWS 33 TO 40 VALLEYS...26 TO
34 MOUNTAINS. HIGHS 52 TO 62 VALLEYS...40 TO 50 MOUNTAINS.

.8 TO 14 DAY OUTLOOK FOR APR 25 - MAY 01, 2014

NEAR NORMAL TEMPERATURES AND ABOVE NORMAL PRECIPITATION.


$$

WAZ684-685-687-190130-
EAST WASHINGTON OKANOGAN/METHOW VALLEYS (ZONE 684)-
EAST WASHINGTON NORTH CASCADES (ZONE 685)-
EAST WASHINGTON OKANOGAN HIGHLANDS (ZONE 687)-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...METHOW RIVER VALLEY...OKANOGAN VALLEY...
NESPELEM...MAZAMA...CONCONULLY...NORTH CASCADES HIGHWAY...
PASAYTEN WILDERNESS...KELLER...REPUBLIC...CURLEW
646 AM PDT FRI APR 18 2014

.TODAY...
* SKY/WEATHER...MOSTLY SUNNY. ISOLATED MOUNTAIN SNOW SHOWERS IN THE
  MORNING.
* LAL....1.
* MAX TEMPERATURE...55-63 VALLEYS AND 42-52 MOUNTAINS.
*    24 HR TREND...1 DEGREE WARMER.
* MIN HUMIDITY...14-24 PERCENT VALLEYS AND 25-40 PERCENT MOUNTAINS.
*    24 HR TREND...36 PERCENT DRIER.
* 20-FOOT WIND...
*     VALLEYS/LWR SLOPES...WEST 6 TO 10 MPH WITH GUSTS TO AROUND 25
      MPH.
*     RIDGES/UPR SLOPES....WEST 10 TO 14 MPH WITH GUSTS TO AROUND
      25 MPH.
* HAINES INDEX...3 VERY LOW.
* MIXING HEIGHT...5500 FT AGL.
* TRANSPORT WINDS...WEST 10 TO 15 MPH.
* CWR (> 0.10 IN)...0 PERCENT.

.TONIGHT...
* SKY/WEATHER...PARTLY CLOUDY.
* LAL....1.
* MIN TEMPERATURE...30-35 VALLEYS AND 24-32 MOUNTAINS.
*    24 HR TREND...2 DEGREES COOLER.
* MAX HUMIDITY...65-80 PERCENT.
*    24 HR TREND...30 PERCENT DRIER VALLEYS AND 20 PERCENT DRIER
     MOUNTAINS.
* HUMIDITY RECOVERY...GOOD.
* 20-FOOT WIND...
*     VALLEYS/LWR SLOPES...WEST 4 TO 8 MPH IN THE EVENING BECOMING
      DOWNSLOPE/DOWNVALLEY 2 TO 5 MPH OVERNIGHT.
*     RIDGES/UPR SLOPES....WEST 4 TO 8 MPH IN THE EVENING BECOMING
      VARIABLE 2 TO 5 MPH OVERNIGHT.
* HAINES INDEX...3 VERY LOW.
* MIXING HEIGHT...1000 FT AGL.
* TRANSPORT WINDS...WEST 0 TO 5 MPH.
* CWR (> 0.10 IN)...0 PERCENT.

.SATURDAY...
* SKY/WEATHER...PARTLY SUNNY. OCCASIONAL SPRINKLES AND MOUNTAIN
  SNOW SHOWERS IN THE AFTERNOON. SNOW LEVEL 4000 FEET.
* LAL....1.
* MAX TEMPERATURE...60-68 VALLEYS AND 46-56 MOUNTAINS.
* MIN HUMIDITY...17-27 PERCENT VALLEYS AND 27-40 PERCENT MOUNTAINS.
* 20-FOOT WIND...
*     VALLEYS/LWR SLOPES...UPSLOPE/UPVALLEY 3 TO 7 MPH IN THE MORNING
      BECOMING SOUTH 8 TO 12 MPH WITH GUSTS TO AROUND 25 MPH IN THE
      AFTERNOON.
*     RIDGES/UPR SLOPES....SOUTH 8 TO 12 MPH WITH GUSTS TO AROUND
      25 MPH IN THE AFTERNOON.
* HAINES INDEX...2 VERY LOW.
* MIXING HEIGHT...5000 FT AGL.
* TRANSPORT WINDS...SOUTH 3 TO 7 MPH IN THE MORNING INCREASING TO
  SOUTHWEST 13 TO 17 MPH IN THE AFTERNOON.
* CWR (> 0.10 IN)...0 PERCENT.


.FORECAST DAYS 3 THROUGH 7......
.SUNDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. CHANCE OF MOUNTAIN SNOW SHOWERS. LOWS
28 TO 36. HIGHS 59 TO 67 VALLEYS...46 TO 56 MOUNTAINS. SOUTHWEST
WIND 3 TO 7 MPH.
.MONDAY...CLOUDY WITH CHANCE OF RAIN AND HIGH MOUNTAIN SNOW
SHOWERS. LOWS 36 TO 43 VALLEYS...30 TO 39 MOUNTAINS. HIGHS 61 TO
70 VALLEYS...48 TO 58 MOUNTAINS. SOUTHEAST WIND 3 TO 7 MPH.
.TUESDAY...RAIN AND HIGH MOUNTAIN SNOW SHOWERS LIKELY. LOWS 39 TO
44 VALLEYS...32 TO 40 MOUNTAINS. HIGHS 53 TO 62 VALLEYS...41 TO
51 MOUNTAINS. WEST WIND 3 TO 7 MPH.
.WEDNESDAY THROUGH THURSDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH CHANCE OF VALLEY
RAIN AND MOUNTAIN SNOW SHOWERS. LOWS 34 TO 41 VALLEYS...26 TO
36 MOUNTAINS. HIGHS 54 TO 64 VALLEYS...41 TO 51 MOUNTAINS.

.8 TO 14 DAY OUTLOOK FOR APR 25 - MAY 01, 2014

NEAR NORMAL TEMPERATURES AND ABOVE NORMAL PRECIPITATION.


$$

IDZ101-WAZ686-190130-
NORTHERN AND CENTRAL IDAHO PANHANDLE (ZONE 101)-
EAST WASHINGTON NORTHEAST (ZONE 686)-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...ST. MARIES...RATHDRUM PRAIRIE...
SILVER VALLEY...BONNERS FERRY...PRIEST LAKE...DEER PARK...
COLVILLE...NEWPORT
646 AM PDT FRI APR 18 2014

.TODAY...
* SKY/WEATHER...MOSTLY SUNNY. NUMEROUS MOUNTAIN SNOW SHOWERS IN THE
  MORNING. SCATTERED VALLEY RAIN SHOWERS THROUGH THE DAY. SCATTERED
  MOUNTAIN SNOW SHOWERS IN THE AFTERNOON. SNOW LEVEL 3500 FEET.
* LAL....1.
* MAX TEMPERATURE...51-60 VALLEYS AND 43-53 MOUNTAINS.
*    24 HR TREND...5 DEGREES WARMER.
* MIN HUMIDITY...26-40 PERCENT VALLEYS AND 35-50 PERCENT MOUNTAINS.
*    24 HR TREND...45 PERCENT DRIER VALLEYS AND 35 PERCENT DRIER
     MOUNTAINS.
* 20-FOOT WIND...
*     VALLEYS/LWR SLOPES...SOUTHWEST 11 TO 15 MPH WITH GUSTS TO AROUND
      35 MPH.
*     RIDGES/UPR SLOPES....SOUTHWEST 11 TO 15 MPH WITH GUSTS TO
      AROUND 35 MPH.
* HAINES INDEX...3 VERY LOW.
* MIXING HEIGHT...5500 FT AGL.
* TRANSPORT WINDS...SOUTHWEST 13 TO 17 MPH.
* CWR (> 0.10 IN)...20 PERCENT.

.TONIGHT...
* SKY/WEATHER...PARTLY CLOUDY.
* LAL....1.
* MIN TEMPERATURE...26-33.
*    24 HR TREND...6 DEGREES COOLER.
* MAX HUMIDITY...81-100 PERCENT VALLEYS AND 71-90 PERCENT
  MOUNTAINS.
*    24 HR TREND...10 PERCENT DRIER VALLEYS AND 20 PERCENT DRIER
     MOUNTAINS.
* HUMIDITY RECOVERY...GOOD.
* 20-FOOT WIND...
*     VALLEYS/LWR SLOPES...SOUTHWEST 4 TO 8 MPH WITH GUSTS TO AROUND 25
      MPH IN THE EVENING BECOMING DOWNSLOPE/DOWNVALLEY 2 TO 5 MPH
      OVERNIGHT.
*     RIDGES/UPR SLOPES....SOUTHWEST 5 TO 9 MPH WITH GUSTS TO
      AROUND 25 MPH IN THE EVENING BECOMING VARIABLE 3 TO 6 MPH
      OVERNIGHT.
* HAINES INDEX...3 VERY LOW.
* MIXING HEIGHT...NEAR SURFACE.
* TRANSPORT WINDS...SOUTH 5 TO 10 MPH.
* CWR (> 0.10 IN)...0 PERCENT.

.SATURDAY...
* SKY/WEATHER...MOSTLY SUNNY. OCCASIONAL SPRINKLES IN THE
  AFTERNOON. SNOW LEVEL 4500 FEET.
* LAL....1.
* MAX TEMPERATURE...60-66 VALLEYS AND 53-63 MOUNTAINS.
* MIN HUMIDITY...25-35 PERCENT.
* 20-FOOT WIND...
*     VALLEYS/LWR SLOPES...UPSLOPE/UPVALLEY 3 TO 6 MPH IN THE MORNING
      BECOMING SOUTH 6 TO 10 MPH WITH GUSTS TO AROUND 20 MPH IN THE
      AFTERNOON.
*     RIDGES/UPR SLOPES....VARIABLE 3 TO 7 MPH IN THE MORNING
      BECOMING SOUTH 7 TO 11 MPH IN THE AFTERNOON WITH GUSTS TO
      AROUND 20 MPH IN THE AFTERNOON.
* HAINES INDEX...3 VERY LOW.
* MIXING HEIGHT...4000 FT AGL.
* TRANSPORT WINDS...SOUTH 3 TO 7 MPH IN THE MORNING INCREASING TO
  SOUTHWEST 13 TO 17 MPH IN THE AFTERNOON.
* CWR (> 0.10 IN)...0 PERCENT.


.FORECAST DAYS 3 THROUGH 7......
.SUNDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. SLIGHT CHANCE OF VALLEY RAIN SHOWERS.
LOWS 30 TO 37. HIGHS 56 TO 62 VALLEYS...47 TO 57 MOUNTAINS.
SOUTHWEST WIND 8 TO 12 MPH.
.MONDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH CHANCE OF RAIN SHOWERS. LOWS 33 TO
39. HIGHS 64 TO 70 VALLEYS...57 TO 67 MOUNTAINS. SOUTHEAST WIND
3 TO 7 MPH.
.TUESDAY...COOLER. CLOUDY WITH CHANCE OF RAIN SHOWERS. LOWS 38 TO
43. HIGHS 53 TO 59 VALLEYS...45 TO 55 MOUNTAINS. SOUTHWEST WIND
3 TO 7 MPH.
.WEDNESDAY THROUGH THURSDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH CHANCE OF VALLEY
RAIN AND MOUNTAIN SNOW SHOWERS. LOWS 30 TO 39. HIGHS 51 TO
59 VALLEYS...43 TO 53 MOUNTAINS.

.8 TO 14 DAY OUTLOOK FOR APR 25 - MAY 01, 2014

NEAR NORMAL TEMPERATURES AND ABOVE NORMAL PRECIPITATION.


$$

WAZ673-674-190130-
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...PULLMAN
646 AM PDT FRI APR 18 2014

.TODAY...
* SKY/WEATHER...MOSTLY SUNNY.
* LAL....1.
* MAX TEMPERATURE...55-63 VALLEYS AND 47-52 MOUNTAINS.
*    24 HR TREND...5 DEGREES WARMER.
* MIN HUMIDITY...16-26 PERCENT VALLEYS AND 25-35 PERCENT MOUNTAINS.
*    24 HR TREND...43 PERCENT DRIER.
* 20-FOOT WIND...SOUTHWEST 13 TO 17 MPH WITH GUSTS TO AROUND 40
  MPH.
* HAINES INDEX...3 VERY LOW.
* MIXING HEIGHT...6500 FT AGL.
* TRANSPORT WINDS...WEST 18 TO 22 MPH.
* CWR (> 0.10 IN)...0 PERCENT.

.TONIGHT...
* SKY/WEATHER...MOSTLY CLEAR.
* LAL....1.
* MIN TEMPERATURE...31-36.
*    24 HR TREND...6 DEGREES COOLER.
* MAX HUMIDITY...65-80 PERCENT VALLEYS AND 55-70 PERCENT MOUNTAINS.
*    24 HR TREND...10 PERCENT DRIER VALLEYS AND 35 PERCENT DRIER
     MOUNTAINS.
* HUMIDITY RECOVERY...GOOD.
* 20-FOOT WIND...SOUTHWEST 6 TO 10 MPH WITH GUSTS TO AROUND 25 MPH
  IN THE EVENING BECOMING VARIABLE 3 TO 6 MPH OVERNIGHT.
* HAINES INDEX...3 VERY LOW.
* MIXING HEIGHT...NEAR SURFACE.
* TRANSPORT WINDS...SOUTHWEST 8 TO 12 MPH IN THE EVENING SHIFTING
  TO THE EAST OVERNIGHT.
* CWR (> 0.10 IN)...0 PERCENT.

.SATURDAY...
* SKY/WEATHER...PARTLY SUNNY. OCCASIONAL SPRINKLES IN THE
  AFTERNOON.
* LAL....1.
* MAX TEMPERATURE...64-70 VALLEYS AND 59-64 MOUNTAINS.
* MIN HUMIDITY...17-27 PERCENT.
* 20-FOOT WIND...EAST 4 TO 8 MPH IN THE MORNING SHIFTING TO THE
  SOUTH 8 TO 12 MPH WITH GUSTS UP TO 25 MPH IN THE AFTERNOON.
* HAINES INDEX...3 VERY LOW.
* MIXING HEIGHT...6000 FT AGL.
* TRANSPORT WINDS...SOUTHEAST 8 TO 12 MPH IN THE MORNING INCREASING
  TO WEST 28 TO 32 MPH IN THE AFTERNOON.
* CWR (> 0.10 IN)...0 PERCENT.


.FORECAST DAYS 3 THROUGH 7......
.SUNDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS 34 TO 39. HIGHS 59 TO 66 VALLEYS...
52 TO 57 MOUNTAINS. SOUTHWEST WIND 8 TO 12 MPH.
.MONDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH CHANCE OF RAIN SHOWERS. LOWS 39 TO
45. HIGHS 66 TO 74 VALLEYS...62 TO 67 MOUNTAINS. SOUTHEAST WIND
3 TO 7 MPH.
.TUESDAY...COOLER. MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH CHANCE OF RAIN SHOWERS.
LOWS 43 TO 48. HIGHS 55 TO 62 VALLEYS...48 TO 53 MOUNTAINS. WEST
WIND 3 TO 7 MPH.
.WEDNESDAY THROUGH THURSDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH SLIGHT CHANCE OF
RAIN SHOWERS. LOWS 34 TO 41. HIGHS 54 TO 64 VALLEYS...45 TO
54 MOUNTAINS.

.8 TO 14 DAY OUTLOOK FOR APR 25 - MAY 01, 2014

NEAR NORMAL TEMPERATURES AND ABOVE NORMAL PRECIPITATION.


$$





000
FNUS56 KOTX 172210
FWFOTX

FIRE WEATHER PLANNING FORECAST FOR EASTERN WASHINGTON AND NORTH IDAHO
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE SPOKANE WA
310 PM PDT THU APR 17 2014


.DISCUSSION...
A WET LOW PRESSURE SYSTEM WILL MOVE THROUGH THE REGION TONIGHT
WITH WETTING RAINS LIKELY FOR MOST DISTRICTS. A STRONG COLD FRONT
WILL SWEEP ACROSS THE REGION AND INTO THE ID PANHANDLE BY EARLY
FRIDAY MORNING. THE FRONT WILL BRING GUSTY WESTERLY WINDS AND
REMAIN BREEZY THROUGH FRIDAY. MOUNTAIN SHOWERS WILL CONTINUE INTO
FRIDAY...WITH A SLIGHT RISK OF THUNDER LINGERING ACROSS THE
NORTHEAST DISTRICTS. DRIER AND WARMER WEATHER IS EXPECTED
SATURDAY WITH A ANOTHER COLD FRONT EXPECTED SATURDAY NIGHT.
ADDITIONAL RAIN AND HIGH MOUNTAIN SNOW CHANCES MOVE IN THROUGH
THE FIRST PART OF NEXT WEEK.

***************************************************************
FORECASTS FOR 20 FOOT WIND SPEEDS (VALLEYS AND RIDGE TOPS) ARE
10 MINUTE AVERAGES REFLECTING RAWS WIND.
***************************************************************

WAZ676-677-680-682-181400-
EAST WASHINGTON SOUTH CENTRAL CASCADE VALLEYS (ZONE 676)-
EAST WASHINGTON CENTRAL CASCADE VALLEYS (ZONE 677)-
EAST WASHINGTON SOUTH CENTRAL CASCADE MOUNTAINS (ZONE 680)-
EAST WASHINGTON CENTRAL CASCADE MOUNTAINS (ZONE 682)-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...KITTITAS VALLEY...NACHES RIVER VALLEY...
LAKE CHELAN AREA...WENATCHEE RIVER VALLEY AREA...CHINOOK PASS...
WHITE PASS...STEVENS PASS...LAKE WENATCHEE AREA...CLE ELUM
310 PM PDT THU APR 17 2014

.TONIGHT...
* SKY/WEATHER...MOSTLY CLOUDY. VALLEY RAIN SHOWERS...MOUNTAIN SNOW
  SHOWERS AND SLIGHT CHANCE OF THUNDERSTORMS IN THE EVENING...THEN
  SCATTERED VALLEY RAIN AND MOUNTAIN SNOW SHOWERS OVERNIGHT. SNOW
  LEVEL 4500 FEET.
* LAL....2.
* MIN TEMPERATURE...34-40 VALLEYS AND 25-33 MOUNTAINS.
*    24 HR TREND...7 DEGREES COOLER.
* MAX HUMIDITY...80-90 PERCENT VALLEYS AND 90-100 PERCENT
  MOUNTAINS.
*    24 HR TREND...10 PERCENT WETTER.
* HUMIDITY RECOVERY...EXCELLENT.
* 20-FOOT WIND...
*     VALLEYS/LWR SLOPES...WEST 8 TO 13 MPH. GUSTS UP TO 30 MPH
      OVERNIGHT.
*     RIDGES/UPR SLOPES....WEST 9 TO 14 MPH.
* HAINES INDEX...3 VERY LOW.
* MIXING HEIGHT...NEAR SURFACE.
* TRANSPORT WINDS...WEST 10 TO 15 MPH.
* CWR (> 0.10 IN)...60 PERCENT.

.FRIDAY...
* SKY/WEATHER...MOSTLY SUNNY. SCATTERED MOUNTAIN SNOW SHOWERS IN
  THE MORNING.
* LAL....1.
* MAX TEMPERATURE...51-61 VALLEYS AND 40-49 MOUNTAINS.
*    24 HR TREND...1 DEGREE COOLER.
* MIN HUMIDITY...24-35 PERCENT VALLEYS AND 35-50 PERCENT MOUNTAINS.
*    24 HR TREND...30 PERCENT DRIER.
* 20-FOOT WIND...
*     VALLEYS/LWR SLOPES...WEST 12 TO 16 MPH WITH GUSTS TO AROUND
      35 MPH...EXCEPT NORTHWEST 18 TO 22 MPH WITH GUSTS TO AROUND
      40 MPH IN THE KITTITAS VALLEY.
*     RIDGES/UPR SLOPES....WEST 13 TO 18 MPH.
* HAINES INDEX...3 VERY LOW.
* MIXING HEIGHT...5000 FT AGL.
* TRANSPORT WINDS...WEST 15 TO 20 MPH.
* CWR (> 0.10 IN)...0 PERCENT.

.FRIDAY NIGHT...
* SKY/WEATHER...PARTLY CLOUDY.
* LAL....1.
* MIN TEMPERATURE...31-37 VALLEYS AND 27-33 MOUNTAINS.
* MAX HUMIDITY...70-80 PERCENT VALLEYS AND 71-90 PERCENT MOUNTAINS.
* HUMIDITY RECOVERY...GOOD.
* 20-FOOT WIND...
*     VALLEYS/LWR SLOPES...NORTHWEST 7 TO 11 MPH WITH GUSTS TO AROUND
      25 MPH IN THE EVENING BECOMING DOWNSLOPE/DOWNVALLEY 3 TO 6
      MPH OVERNIGHT.
*     RIDGES/UPR SLOPES....NORTHWEST 5 TO 9 MPH IN THE EVENING BECOMING
      VARIABLE 2 TO 5 MPH OVERNIGHT.
* HAINES INDEX...3 VERY LOW.
* MIXING HEIGHT...NEAR SURFACE.
* TRANSPORT WINDS...WEST 3 TO 7 MPH IN THE EVENING SHIFTING TO THE
  SOUTHEAST OVERNIGHT.
* CWR (> 0.10 IN)...0 PERCENT.

.SATURDAY...
* SKY/WEATHER...PARTLY SUNNY. CHANCE OF VALLEY RAIN AND MOUNTAIN
  SNOW SHOWERS IN THE AFTERNOON. SNOW LEVEL 4000 FEET.
* LAL....1.
* MAX TEMPERATURE...56-66 VALLEYS AND 46-56 MOUNTAINS.
* MIN HUMIDITY...25-40 PERCENT VALLEYS AND 35-50 PERCENT MOUNTAINS.
* 20-FOOT WIND...
*     VALLEYS/LWR SLOPES...UPSLOPE/UPVALLEY 3 TO 6 MPH IN THE MORNING
      BECOMING SOUTH 6 TO 10 MPH WITH GUSTS TO AROUND 20 MPH IN THE
      AFTERNOON.
*     RIDGES/UPR SLOPES....VARIABLE 3 TO 6 MPH IN THE MORNING BECOMING
      SOUTH 6 TO 10 MPH IN THE AFTERNOON.
* HAINES INDEX...2 VERY LOW.
* MIXING HEIGHT...5000 FT AGL.
* TRANSPORT WINDS...SOUTHEAST 3 TO 7 MPH IN THE MORNING INCREASING
  TO WEST 13 TO 17 MPH IN THE AFTERNOON.
* CWR (> 0.10 IN)...10 PERCENT.


.FORECAST DAYS 3 THROUGH 7......
.SUNDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. CHANCE OF VALLEY RAIN AND MOUNTAIN SNOW
SHOWERS. LOWS 35 TO 40 VALLEYS...29 TO 35 MOUNTAINS. HIGHS 55 TO
65 VALLEYS...44 TO 54 MOUNTAINS. SOUTHWEST WIND 8 TO 12 MPH.
.MONDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH CHANCE OF RAIN AND HIGH MOUNTAIN
SNOW SHOWERS. LOWS 33 TO 42. HIGHS 56 TO 66 VALLEYS...46 TO
56 MOUNTAINS. SOUTH WIND 3 TO 7 MPH.
.TUESDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH CHANCE OF RAIN AND HIGH MOUNTAIN
SNOW SHOWERS. LOWS 35 TO 45 VALLEYS...27 TO 35 MOUNTAINS. HIGHS
52 TO 62 VALLEYS...40 TO 50 MOUNTAINS. WEST WIND 3 TO 7 MPH.
.WEDNESDAY THROUGH THURSDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH CHANCE OF VALLEY
RAIN AND MOUNTAIN SNOW SHOWERS. LOWS 33 TO 40 VALLEYS...27 TO
34 MOUNTAINS. HIGHS 54 TO 64 VALLEYS...42 TO 52 MOUNTAINS.

.8 TO 14 DAY OUTLOOK FOR APR 25 - MAY 01, 2014

NEAR NORMAL TEMPERATURES AND ABOVE NORMAL PRECIPITATION.


$$

WAZ684-685-687-181400-
EAST WASHINGTON OKANOGAN/METHOW VALLEYS (ZONE 684)-
EAST WASHINGTON NORTH CASCADES (ZONE 685)-
EAST WASHINGTON OKANOGAN HIGHLANDS (ZONE 687)-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...METHOW RIVER VALLEY...OKANOGAN VALLEY...
NESPELEM...MAZAMA...CONCONULLY...NORTH CASCADES HIGHWAY...
PASAYTEN WILDERNESS...KELLER...REPUBLIC...CURLEW
310 PM PDT THU APR 17 2014

.TONIGHT...
* SKY/WEATHER...MOSTLY CLOUDY. RAIN...HIGH MOUNTAIN SNOW SHOWERS
  AND SLIGHT CHANCE OF THUNDERSTORMS IN THE EVENING...THEN
  SCATTERED RAIN AND HIGH MOUNTAIN SNOW SHOWERS OVERNIGHT. SNOW
  LEVEL 5000 FEET.
* LAL....2.
* MIN TEMPERATURE...34-39 VALLEYS AND 25-34 MOUNTAINS.
*    24 HR TREND...4 DEGREES COOLER.
* MAX HUMIDITY...90-100 PERCENT.
*    24 HR TREND...20 PERCENT WETTER VALLEYS AND 10 PERCENT WETTER
     MOUNTAINS.
* HUMIDITY RECOVERY...EXCELLENT.
* 20-FOOT WIND...
*     VALLEYS/LWR SLOPES...SOUTH 6 TO 10 MPH. IN THE OKANOGAN
      VALLEY...GUSTS UP TO 20 MPH.
*     RIDGES/UPR SLOPES....SOUTHWEST 7 TO 11 MPH.
* HAINES INDEX...3 VERY LOW.
* MIXING HEIGHT...NEAR SURFACE.
* TRANSPORT WINDS...SOUTHWEST 8 TO 12 MPH.
* CWR (> 0.10 IN)...70 PERCENT.

.FRIDAY...
* SKY/WEATHER...MOSTLY SUNNY. SCATTERED MOUNTAIN SNOW SHOWERS IN
  THE MORNING. ISOLATED VALLEY RAIN AND MOUNTAIN SNOW SHOWERS IN
  THE AFTERNOON. SNOW LEVEL 3000 FEET.
* LAL....1.
* MAX TEMPERATURE...54-62 VALLEYS AND 41-51 MOUNTAINS.
*    24 HR TREND...2 DEGREES WARMER.
* MIN HUMIDITY...14-24 PERCENT VALLEYS AND 25-40 PERCENT MOUNTAINS.
*    24 HR TREND...36 PERCENT DRIER.
* 20-FOOT WIND...
*     VALLEYS/LWR SLOPES...SOUTHWEST 5 TO 9 MPH WITH GUSTS TO AROUND 25
      MPH.
*     RIDGES/UPR SLOPES....SOUTHWEST 7 TO 11 MPH.
* HAINES INDEX...3 VERY LOW.
* MIXING HEIGHT...5500 FT AGL.
* TRANSPORT WINDS...WEST 10 TO 15 MPH.
* CWR (> 0.10 IN)...10 PERCENT.

.FRIDAY NIGHT...
* SKY/WEATHER...PARTLY CLOUDY.
* LAL....1.
* MIN TEMPERATURE...30-35 VALLEYS AND 23-33 MOUNTAINS.
* MAX HUMIDITY...65-80 PERCENT.
* HUMIDITY RECOVERY...GOOD.
* 20-FOOT WIND...
*     VALLEYS/LWR SLOPES...WEST 4 TO 8 MPH IN THE EVENING BECOMING
      DOWNSLOPE/DOWNVALLEY 2 TO 5 MPH OVERNIGHT.
*     RIDGES/UPR SLOPES....WEST 4 TO 8 MPH IN THE EVENING BECOMING
      VARIABLE 2 TO 5 MPH OVERNIGHT.
* HAINES INDEX...3 VERY LOW.
* MIXING HEIGHT...1000 FT AGL.
* TRANSPORT WINDS...NORTHWEST 3 TO 7 MPH IN THE EVENING SHIFTING TO
  THE EAST OVERNIGHT.
* CWR (> 0.10 IN)...0 PERCENT.

.SATURDAY...
* SKY/WEATHER...PARTLY SUNNY. SLIGHT CHANCE OF MOUNTAIN SNOW
  SHOWERS IN THE AFTERNOON.
* LAL....1.
* MAX TEMPERATURE...60-68 VALLEYS AND 46-56 MOUNTAINS.
* MIN HUMIDITY...16-26 PERCENT VALLEYS AND 26-40 PERCENT MOUNTAINS.
* 20-FOOT WIND...
*     VALLEYS/LWR SLOPES...UPSLOPE/UPVALLEY 3 TO 6 MPH IN THE MORNING
      BECOMING SOUTH 7 TO 11 MPH WITH GUSTS TO AROUND 20 MPH IN THE
      AFTERNOON.
*     RIDGES/UPR SLOPES....SOUTH 7 TO 10 MPH.
* HAINES INDEX...2 VERY LOW.
* MIXING HEIGHT...5500 FT AGL.
* TRANSPORT WINDS...SOUTH 10 TO 15 MPH.
* CWR (> 0.10 IN)...0 PERCENT.


.FORECAST DAYS 3 THROUGH 7......
.SUNDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. SLIGHT CHANCE OF VALLEY RAIN AND
MOUNTAIN SNOW SHOWERS. LOWS 30 TO 37. HIGHS 57 TO 66 VALLEYS...
44 TO 54 MOUNTAINS. SOUTHWEST WIND 8 TO 12 MPH.
.MONDAY...CLOUDY WITH CHANCE OF VALLEY RAIN AND MOUNTAIN SNOW
SHOWERS. LOWS 34 TO 41 VALLEYS...28 TO 37 MOUNTAINS. HIGHS 60 TO
69 VALLEYS...47 TO 57 MOUNTAINS. SOUTHEAST WIND 3 TO 7 MPH.
.TUESDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH RAIN AND HIGH MOUNTAIN SNOW SHOWERS
LIKELY. LOWS 38 TO 43 VALLEYS...29 TO 39 MOUNTAINS. HIGHS 55 TO
64 VALLEYS...41 TO 51 MOUNTAINS. WEST WIND 3 TO 7 MPH.
.WEDNESDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH CHANCE OF VALLEY RAIN AND
MOUNTAIN SNOW SHOWERS. LOWS 35 TO 40 VALLEYS...27 TO
36 MOUNTAINS. HIGHS 53 TO 62 VALLEYS...40 TO 50 MOUNTAINS.
.THURSDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. CHANCE OF VALLEY RAIN AND MOUNTAIN
SNOW SHOWERS. LOWS 34 TO 39 VALLEYS...27 TO 35 MOUNTAINS. HIGHS
58 TO 65 VALLEYS...45 TO 55 MOUNTAINS.

.8 TO 14 DAY OUTLOOK FOR APR 25 - MAY 01, 2014

NEAR NORMAL TEMPERATURES AND ABOVE NORMAL PRECIPITATION.


$$

IDZ101-WAZ686-181400-
NORTHERN AND CENTRAL IDAHO PANHANDLE (ZONE 101)-
EAST WASHINGTON NORTHEAST (ZONE 686)-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...ST. MARIES...RATHDRUM PRAIRIE...
SILVER VALLEY...BONNERS FERRY...PRIEST LAKE...DEER PARK...
COLVILLE...NEWPORT
310 PM PDT THU APR 17 2014

.TONIGHT...
* SKY/WEATHER...CLOUDY. RAIN IN THE EVENING...THEN WIDESPREAD RAIN
  SHOWERS OVERNIGHT. SNOW LEVEL 5500 FEET.
* LAL....1.
* MIN TEMPERATURE...36-41 VALLEYS AND 31-36 MOUNTAINS.
*    24 HR TREND...1 DEGREE COOLER.
* MAX HUMIDITY...100 PERCENT.
*    24 HR TREND...10 PERCENT WETTER.
* HUMIDITY RECOVERY...EXCELLENT.
* 20-FOOT WIND...
*     VALLEYS/LWR SLOPES...SOUTH 5 TO 9 MPH.
*     RIDGES/UPR SLOPES....SOUTHWEST 5 TO 9 MPH. GUSTS TO 30 MPH
      OVERNIGHT.
* HAINES INDEX...2 VERY LOW.
* MIXING HEIGHT...1000 FT AGL.
* TRANSPORT WINDS...SOUTH 8 TO 12 MPH.
* CWR (> 0.10 IN)...100 PERCENT.

.FRIDAY...
* SKY/WEATHER...PARTLY SUNNY. NUMEROUS VALLEY RAIN AND MOUNTAIN
  SNOW SHOWERS IN THE MORNING. SLIGHT CHANCE OF THUNDERSTORMS
  THROUGH THE DAY. SCATTERED VALLEY RAIN AND MOUNTAIN SNOW SHOWERS
  IN THE AFTERNOON. SNOW LEVEL 3500 FEET.
* LAL....2.
* MAX TEMPERATURE...51-59 VALLEYS AND 42-52 MOUNTAINS.
*    24 HR TREND...2 DEGREES WARMER.
* MIN HUMIDITY...26-40 PERCENT VALLEYS AND 35-50 PERCENT MOUNTAINS.
*    24 HR TREND...45 PERCENT DRIER VALLEYS AND 35 PERCENT DRIER
     MOUNTAINS.
* 20-FOOT WIND...
*     VALLEYS/LWR SLOPES...SOUTHWEST 9 TO 13 MPH WITH GUSTS TO AROUND
      35 MPH.
*     RIDGES/UPR SLOPES....SOUTHWEST 9 TO 13 MPH.
* HAINES INDEX...2 VERY LOW.
* MIXING HEIGHT...5500 FT AGL.
* TRANSPORT WINDS...SOUTHWEST 15 TO 20 MPH.
* CWR (> 0.10 IN)...50 PERCENT.

.FRIDAY NIGHT...
* SKY/WEATHER...PARTLY CLOUDY.
* LAL....1.
* MIN TEMPERATURE...28-33.
* MAX HUMIDITY...81-100 PERCENT VALLEYS AND 75-90 PERCENT
  MOUNTAINS.
* HUMIDITY RECOVERY...GOOD.
* 20-FOOT WIND...
*     VALLEYS/LWR SLOPES...SOUTHWEST 4 TO 8 MPH WITH GUSTS TO AROUND 25
      MPH IN THE EVENING BECOMING DOWNSLOPE/DOWNVALLEY 2 TO 5 MPH
      OVERNIGHT.
*     RIDGES/UPR SLOPES....SOUTHWEST 4 TO 8 MPH IN THE EVENING BECOMING
      VARIABLE 2 TO 5 MPH OVERNIGHT.
* HAINES INDEX...3 VERY LOW.
* MIXING HEIGHT...NEAR SURFACE.
* TRANSPORT WINDS...SOUTH 5 TO 10 MPH.
* CWR (> 0.10 IN)...0 PERCENT.

.SATURDAY...
* SKY/WEATHER...MOSTLY SUNNY.
* LAL....1.
* MAX TEMPERATURE...60-66 VALLEYS AND 53-63 MOUNTAINS.
* MIN HUMIDITY...20-30 PERCENT.
* 20-FOOT WIND...
*     VALLEYS/LWR SLOPES...UPSLOPE/UPVALLEY 2 TO 5 MPH IN THE MORNING
      BECOMING SOUTH 5 TO 9 MPH IN THE AFTERNOON.
*     RIDGES/UPR SLOPES....VARIABLE 3 TO 6 MPH IN THE MORNING BECOMING
      SOUTH 6 TO 10 MPH IN THE AFTERNOON.
* HAINES INDEX...2 VERY LOW.
* MIXING HEIGHT...5000 FT AGL.
* TRANSPORT WINDS...SOUTHWEST 5 TO 10 MPH.
* CWR (> 0.10 IN)...0 PERCENT.


.FORECAST DAYS 3 THROUGH 7......
.SUNDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. CHANCE OF VALLEY RAIN AND MOUNTAIN SNOW
SHOWERS. LOWS 31 TO 37. HIGHS 54 TO 61 VALLEYS...45 TO
55 MOUNTAINS. SOUTHWEST WIND 8 TO 12 MPH.
.MONDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH CHANCE OF RAIN SHOWERS. LOWS 32 TO
37. HIGHS 62 TO 68 VALLEYS...54 TO 64 MOUNTAINS. SOUTHEAST WIND
3 TO 7 MPH.
.TUESDAY...COOLER. CLOUDY WITH RAIN AND HIGH MOUNTAIN SNOW
SHOWERS LIKELY. LOWS 35 TO 42. HIGHS 52 TO 58 VALLEYS...42 TO
52 MOUNTAINS. SOUTHWEST WIND 3 TO 7 MPH.
.WEDNESDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH CHANCE OF VALLEY RAIN AND
MOUNTAIN SNOW SHOWERS. LOWS 32 TO 39. HIGHS 51 TO 57 VALLEYS...
41 TO 51 MOUNTAINS.
.THURSDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH CHANCE OF VALLEY RAIN AND MOUNTAIN
SNOW SHOWERS. LOWS 31 TO 37. HIGHS 56 TO 62 VALLEYS...45 TO
55 MOUNTAINS.

.8 TO 14 DAY OUTLOOK FOR APR 25 - MAY 01, 2014

NEAR NORMAL TEMPERATURES AND ABOVE NORMAL PRECIPITATION.


$$

WAZ673-674-181400-
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...PULLMAN
310 PM PDT THU APR 17 2014

.TONIGHT...
* SKY/WEATHER...MOSTLY CLOUDY. RAIN IN THE EVENING...THEN SCATTERED
  RAIN SHOWERS OVERNIGHT.
* LAL....1.
* MIN TEMPERATURE...37-42 VALLEYS AND 33-38 MOUNTAINS.
*    24 HR TREND...5 DEGREES COOLER.
* MAX HUMIDITY...81-100 PERCENT.
*    24 HR TREND...10 PERCENT WETTER.
* HUMIDITY RECOVERY...EXCELLENT.
* 20-FOOT WIND...SOUTHWEST 11 TO 15 MPH. GUSTS UP TO 30 MPH
  OVERNIGHT.
* HAINES INDEX...2 VERY LOW.
* MIXING HEIGHT...1000 FT AGL.
* TRANSPORT WINDS...SOUTHWEST 15 TO 20 MPH.
* CWR (> 0.10 IN)...50 PERCENT.

.FRIDAY...
* SKY/WEATHER...MOSTLY SUNNY. SCATTERED RAIN SHOWERS IN THE
  MORNING.
* LAL....1.
* MAX TEMPERATURE...55-62 VALLEYS AND 46-51 MOUNTAINS.
*    24 HR TREND...3 DEGREES WARMER.
* MIN HUMIDITY...17-27 PERCENT.
*    24 HR TREND...40 PERCENT DRIER.
* 20-FOOT WIND...SOUTHWEST 15 TO 19 MPH WITH GUSTS TO AROUND 35
     MPH.
* HAINES INDEX...3 VERY LOW.
* MIXING HEIGHT...6500 FT AGL.
* TRANSPORT WINDS...WEST 18 TO 22 MPH.
* CWR (> 0.10 IN)...0 PERCENT.

.FRIDAY NIGHT...
* SKY/WEATHER...MOSTLY CLEAR.
* LAL....1.
* MIN TEMPERATURE...32-37.
* MAX HUMIDITY...65-80 PERCENT.
* HUMIDITY RECOVERY...GOOD.
* 20-FOOT WIND...WEST 7 TO 11 MPH WITH GUSTS TO AROUND 25 MPH IN
  THE EVENING BECOMING VARIABLE 3 TO 6 MPH OVERNIGHT.
* HAINES INDEX...3 VERY LOW.
* MIXING HEIGHT...NEAR SURFACE.
* TRANSPORT WINDS...EAST 5 TO 10 MPH.
* CWR (> 0.10 IN)...0 PERCENT.

.SATURDAY...
* SKY/WEATHER...MOSTLY SUNNY.
* LAL....1.
* MAX TEMPERATURE...64-70 VALLEYS AND 59-64 MOUNTAINS.
* MIN HUMIDITY...16-26 PERCENT.
* 20-FOOT WIND...EAST 4 TO 8 MPH IN THE MORNING SHIFTING TO THE
  SOUTH 6 TO 10 MPH IN THE AFTERNOON. GUSTS UP TO 20 MPH.
* HAINES INDEX...2 VERY LOW.
* MIXING HEIGHT...6500 FT AGL.
* TRANSPORT WINDS...SOUTHEAST 8 TO 12 MPH IN THE MORNING INCREASING
  TO SOUTHWEST 23 TO 27 MPH IN THE AFTERNOON.
* CWR (> 0.10 IN)...0 PERCENT.


.FORECAST DAYS 3 THROUGH 7......
.SUNDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. LOWS 36 TO 41. HIGHS 58 TO 66 VALLEYS...
49 TO 55 MOUNTAINS. SOUTHWEST WIND 8 TO 12 MPH.
.MONDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH CHANCE OF RAIN SHOWERS. LOWS 39 TO
45. HIGHS 64 TO 70. SOUTHEAST WIND 3 TO 7 MPH.
.TUESDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH CHANCE OF RAIN SHOWERS. LOWS 40 TO
45. HIGHS 56 TO 64 VALLEYS...46 TO 54 MOUNTAINS. SOUTHWEST WIND
3 TO 7 MPH.
.WEDNESDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH SLIGHT CHANCE OF RAIN SHOWERS.
LOWS 36 TO 41. HIGHS 55 TO 62 VALLEYS...46 TO 52 MOUNTAINS.
.THURSDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. LOWS 36 TO 41. HIGHS 59 TO
65 VALLEYS...50 TO 55 MOUNTAINS.

.8 TO 14 DAY OUTLOOK FOR APR 25 - MAY 01, 2014

NEAR NORMAL TEMPERATURES AND ABOVE NORMAL PRECIPITATION.


$$





000
FNUS56 KOTX 171359
FWFOTX

FIRE WEATHER PLANNING FORECAST FOR EASTERN WASHINGTON AND NORTH IDAHO
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE SPOKANE WA
659 AM PDT THU APR 17 2014


.DISCUSSION...

A WET LOW PRESSURE SYSTEM WILL MOVE INTO THE REGION TODAY WITH
WETTING RAINS LIKELY FOR MOST DISTRICTS. A STRONG COLD FRONT WILL
SWEEP ACROSS THE REGION TONIGHT MOVING INTO THE CASCADES BY
MIDNIGHT AND INTO THE ID PANHANDLE EARLY FRIDAY MORNING. THE
FRONT WILL BRING GUSTY WESTERLY WINDS AND REMAIN BREEZY INTO
FRIDAY. THERE IS A CHANCE OF THUNDER ACROSS WEST AND NORTHERN
DISTRICTS FROM LATE AFTERNOON THROUGH AT LEAST THURSDAY
EVENING...BUT THE OVERALL RISK IS SLIGHT. SHOWER CHANCES WILL
CONTINUE INTO FRIDAY...WITH A SLIGHT RISK OF THUNDER LINGERING
ACROSS THE NORTHEAST DISTRICTS TOO. DRIER AND WARMER WEATHER IS
EXPECTED SATURDAY WITH A ANOTHER COLD FRONT EXPECTED SATURDAY
NIGHT. ADDITIONAL RAIN AND HIGH MOUNTAIN CHANCES MOVE IN THROUGH
THE FIRST PART OF NEXT WEEK.

***************************************************************
FORECASTS FOR 20 FOOT WIND SPEEDS (VALLEYS AND RIDGE TOPS) ARE
10 MINUTE AVERAGES REFLECTING RAWS WIND.
***************************************************************

WAZ676-677-680-682-180115-
EAST WASHINGTON SOUTH CENTRAL CASCADE VALLEYS (ZONE 676)-
EAST WASHINGTON CENTRAL CASCADE VALLEYS (ZONE 677)-
EAST WASHINGTON SOUTH CENTRAL CASCADE MOUNTAINS (ZONE 680)-
EAST WASHINGTON CENTRAL CASCADE MOUNTAINS (ZONE 682)-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...KITTITAS VALLEY...NACHES RIVER VALLEY...
LAKE CHELAN AREA...WENATCHEE RIVER VALLEY AREA...CHINOOK PASS...
WHITE PASS...STEVENS PASS...LAKE WENATCHEE AREA...CLE ELUM
659 AM PDT THU APR 17 2014

.TODAY...
* SKY/WEATHER...CLOUDY. RAIN LIKELY IN THE MORNING...THEN RAIN
  SHOWERS AND SLIGHT CHANCE OF THUNDERSTORMS IN THE AFTERNOON. SNOW
  LEVEL 6000 FEET.
* LAL....2.
* MAX TEMPERATURE...53-61 VALLEYS AND 42-52 MOUNTAINS.
*    24 HR TREND...UNCHANGED.
* MIN HUMIDITY...45-60 PERCENT VALLEYS AND 61-80 PERCENT MOUNTAINS.
*    24 HR TREND...5 PERCENT WETTER VALLEYS AND UNCHANGED MOUNTAINS.
* 20-FOOT WIND...
*     VALLEYS/LWR SLOPES...UPSLOPE/UPVALLEY 2 TO 5 MPH IN THE MORNING
      BECOMING SOUTHWEST 4 TO 8 MPH IN THE AFTERNOON.
*     RIDGES/UPR SLOPES....VARIABLE 2 TO 5 MPH IN THE MORNING BECOMING
      SOUTHWEST 4 TO 8 MPH IN THE AFTERNOON.
* HAINES INDEX...2 VERY LOW.
* MIXING HEIGHT...4000 FT AGL.
* TRANSPORT WINDS...WEST 5 TO 10 MPH.
* CWR (> 0.10 IN)...60 PERCENT.

.TONIGHT...
* SKY/WEATHER...MOSTLY CLOUDY. VALLEY RAIN SHOWERS...MOUNTAIN SNOW
  SHOWERS AND SLIGHT CHANCE OF THUNDERSTORMS IN THE EVENING...THEN
  CHANCE OF VALLEY RAIN AND MOUNTAIN SNOW SHOWERS OVERNIGHT. SNOW
  LEVEL 4500 FEET.
* LAL....2.
* MIN TEMPERATURE...34-40 VALLEYS AND 27-34 MOUNTAINS.
*    24 HR TREND...6 DEGREES COOLER.
* MAX HUMIDITY...75-90 PERCENT VALLEYS AND 81-100 PERCENT
  MOUNTAINS.
*    24 HR TREND...10 PERCENT WETTER VALLEYS AND UNCHANGED MOUNTAINS.
* HUMIDITY RECOVERY...EXCELLENT.
* 20-FOOT WIND...
*     VALLEYS/LWR SLOPES...WEST 7 TO 12 MPH. GUSTS UP TO 30 MPH
      OVERNIGHT.
*     RIDGES/UPR SLOPES....WEST 9 TO 14 MPH. GUSTS UP TO 30 MPH
      OVERNIGHT.
* HAINES INDEX...3 VERY LOW.
* MIXING HEIGHT...NEAR SURFACE.
* TRANSPORT WINDS...WEST 10 TO 15 MPH.
* CWR (> 0.10 IN)...40 PERCENT.

.FRIDAY...
* SKY/WEATHER...MOSTLY SUNNY. CHANCE OF MOUNTAIN SNOW SHOWERS IN
  THE MORNING.
* LAL....1.
* MAX TEMPERATURE...53-63 VALLEYS AND 43-53 MOUNTAINS.
* MIN HUMIDITY...24-35 PERCENT VALLEYS AND 35-50 PERCENT MOUNTAINS.
* 20-FOOT WIND...
*     VALLEYS/LWR SLOPES...WEST 12 TO 16 MPH WITH GUSTS TO AROUND 40
      MPH...EXCEPT NORTHWEST 18 TO 22 MPH WITH GUSTS TO AROUND 45
      MPH IN THE KITTITAS VALLEY.
*     RIDGES/UPR SLOPES....WEST 12 TO 18 MPH WITH GUSTS TO AROUND
      40 MPH.
* HAINES INDEX...3 VERY LOW.
* MIXING HEIGHT...5500 FT AGL.
* TRANSPORT WINDS...WEST 15 TO 20 MPH.
* CWR (> 0.10 IN)...0 PERCENT.


.FORECAST DAYS 3 THROUGH 7......
.SATURDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. CHANCE OF VALLEY RAIN AND MOUNTAIN
SNOW SHOWERS. LOWS 30 TO 38. HIGHS 56 TO 66 VALLEYS...46 TO
56 MOUNTAINS. SOUTHWEST WIND 3 TO 7 MPH.
.SUNDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. SLIGHT CHANCE OF VALLEY RAIN AND
MOUNTAIN SNOW SHOWERS. LOWS 34 TO 41 VALLEYS...29 TO
36 MOUNTAINS. HIGHS 55 TO 65 VALLEYS...43 TO 53 MOUNTAINS.
SOUTHWEST WIND 8 TO 12 MPH.
.MONDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH CHANCE OF RAIN AND HIGH MOUNTAIN
SNOW SHOWERS. LOWS 35 TO 44 VALLEYS...30 TO 37 MOUNTAINS. HIGHS
56 TO 66 VALLEYS...45 TO 55 MOUNTAINS. SOUTH WIND 3 TO 7 MPH.
.TUESDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. CHANCE OF VALLEY RAIN AND MOUNTAIN SNOW
SHOWERS. LOWS 36 TO 45 VALLEYS...29 TO 37 MOUNTAINS. HIGHS 53 TO
63 VALLEYS...40 TO 50 MOUNTAINS.
.WEDNESDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. CHANCE OF VALLEY RAIN AND MOUNTAIN
SNOW SHOWERS. LOWS 33 TO 40 VALLEYS...28 TO 35 MOUNTAINS. HIGHS
55 TO 64 VALLEYS...42 TO 52 MOUNTAINS.

.8 TO 14 DAY OUTLOOK FOR APR 24 - 30 2014

NEAR NORMAL TEMPERATURES AND ABOVE NORMAL PRECIPITATION.


$$

WAZ684-685-687-180115-
EAST WASHINGTON OKANOGAN/METHOW VALLEYS (ZONE 684)-
EAST WASHINGTON NORTH CASCADES (ZONE 685)-
EAST WASHINGTON OKANOGAN HIGHLANDS (ZONE 687)-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...METHOW RIVER VALLEY...OKANOGAN VALLEY...
NESPELEM...MAZAMA...CONCONULLY...NORTH CASCADES HIGHWAY...
PASAYTEN WILDERNESS...KELLER...REPUBLIC...CURLEW
659 AM PDT THU APR 17 2014

.TODAY...
* SKY/WEATHER...CLOUDY. RAIN AND HIGH MOUNTAIN SNOW IN THE
  MORNING...THEN RAIN SHOWERS AND SLIGHT CHANCE OF THUNDERSTORMS IN
  THE AFTERNOON. SNOW LEVEL 5500 FEET.
* LAL....2.
* MAX TEMPERATURE...52-60 VALLEYS AND 41-51 MOUNTAINS.
*    24 HR TREND...1 DEGREE COOLER.
* MIN HUMIDITY...50-65 PERCENT VALLEYS AND 61-80 PERCENT MOUNTAINS.
*    24 HR TREND...15 PERCENT WETTER VALLEYS AND 10 PERCENT WETTER
     MOUNTAINS.
* 20-FOOT WIND...
*     VALLEYS/LWR SLOPES...UPSLOPE/UPVALLEY 3 TO 6 MPH IN THE MORNING
      BECOMING SOUTH 6 TO 10 MPH WITH GUSTS TO AROUND 20 MPH IN THE
      AFTERNOON.
*     RIDGES/UPR SLOPES....SOUTH 6 TO 10 MPH WITH GUSTS TO AROUND
      20 MPH IN THE AFTERNOON.
* HAINES INDEX...2 VERY LOW.
* MIXING HEIGHT...4000 FT AGL.
* TRANSPORT WINDS...SOUTH 8 TO 12 MPH.
* CWR (> 0.10 IN)...50 PERCENT.

.TONIGHT...
* SKY/WEATHER...MOSTLY CLOUDY. RAIN AND HIGH MOUNTAIN SNOW SHOWERS
  IN THE EVENING. SLIGHT CHANCE OF THUNDERSTORMS THROUGH THE NIGHT.
  CHANCE OF RAIN AND HIGH MOUNTAIN SNOW SHOWERS OVERNIGHT. SNOW
  LEVEL 5000 FEET.
* LAL....2.
* MIN TEMPERATURE...34-39 VALLEYS AND 27-35 MOUNTAINS.
*    24 HR TREND...4 DEGREES COOLER.
* MAX HUMIDITY...90-100 PERCENT.
*    24 HR TREND...20 PERCENT WETTER VALLEYS AND 10 PERCENT WETTER
     MOUNTAINS.
* HUMIDITY RECOVERY...EXCELLENT.
* 20-FOOT WIND...
*     VALLEYS/LWR SLOPES...SOUTH 6 TO 10 MPH. GUSTS UP TO 20 MPH
      OVERNIGHT. IN THE OKANOGAN VALLEY...GUSTS UP TO 20 MPH.
*     RIDGES/UPR SLOPES....SOUTHWEST 15 TO 20 MPH. GUSTS UP TO 40 MPH
      OVERNIGHT
* HAINES INDEX...3 VERY LOW.
* MIXING HEIGHT...NEAR SURFACE.
* TRANSPORT WINDS...SOUTHWEST 8 TO 12 MPH.
* CWR (> 0.10 IN)...30 PERCENT.

.FRIDAY...
* SKY/WEATHER...MOSTLY SUNNY. CHANCE OF MOUNTAIN SNOW SHOWERS AND
  SLIGHT CHANCE OF THUNDERSTORMS IN THE MORNING. SLIGHT CHANCE OF
  VALLEY RAIN AND MOUNTAIN SNOW SHOWERS IN THE AFTERNOON. SNOW
  LEVEL 3000 FEET.
* LAL....2.
* MAX TEMPERATURE...56-64 VALLEYS AND 43-53 MOUNTAINS.
* MIN HUMIDITY...16-26 PERCENT VALLEYS AND 29-45 PERCENT MOUNTAINS.
* 20-FOOT WIND...
*     VALLEYS/LWR SLOPES...SOUTHWEST 5 TO 9 MPH WITH GUSTS TO AROUND 25
      MPH.
*     RIDGES/UPR SLOPES....SOUTHWEST 10 TO 15 MPH WITH GUSTS TO
      AROUND 25 MPH.
* HAINES INDEX...3 VERY LOW.
* MIXING HEIGHT...6000 FT AGL.
* TRANSPORT WINDS...WEST 8 TO 12 MPH.
* CWR (> 0.10 IN)...0 PERCENT.


.FORECAST DAYS 3 THROUGH 7......
.SATURDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. CHANCE OF VALLEY RAIN AND MOUNTAIN
SNOW SHOWERS. LOWS 28 TO 35. HIGHS 61 TO 68 VALLEYS...47 TO
57 MOUNTAINS. SOUTH WIND 3 TO 7 MPH.
.SUNDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. SLIGHT CHANCE OF VALLEY RAIN AND
MOUNTAIN SNOW SHOWERS. LOWS 29 TO 37. HIGHS 57 TO 66 VALLEYS...
44 TO 54 MOUNTAINS. SOUTHWEST WIND 8 TO 12 MPH.
.MONDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH CHANCE OF VALLEY RAIN AND MOUNTAIN
SNOW SHOWERS. LOWS 34 TO 40 VALLEYS...28 TO 36 MOUNTAINS. HIGHS
60 TO 69 VALLEYS...47 TO 57 MOUNTAINS. SOUTHEAST WIND 3 TO 7 MPH.
.TUESDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH CHANCE OF RAIN AND HIGH MOUNTAIN
SNOW SHOWERS. LOWS 35 TO 43 VALLEYS...27 TO 37 MOUNTAINS. HIGHS
54 TO 63 VALLEYS...40 TO 50 MOUNTAINS.
.WEDNESDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH CHANCE OF VALLEY RAIN AND
MOUNTAIN SNOW SHOWERS. LOWS 35 TO 40 VALLEYS...29 TO
36 MOUNTAINS. HIGHS 56 TO 65 VALLEYS...43 TO 53 MOUNTAINS.

.8 TO 14 DAY OUTLOOK FOR APR 24 - 30 2014

NEAR NORMAL TEMPERATURES AND ABOVE NORMAL PRECIPITATION.


$$

IDZ101-WAZ686-180115-
NORTHERN AND CENTRAL IDAHO PANHANDLE (ZONE 101)-
EAST WASHINGTON NORTHEAST (ZONE 686)-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...ST. MARIES...RATHDRUM PRAIRIE...
SILVER VALLEY...BONNERS FERRY...PRIEST LAKE...DEER PARK...
COLVILLE...NEWPORT
659 AM PDT THU APR 17 2014

.TODAY...
* SKY/WEATHER...CLOUDY. RAIN.
* LAL....1.
* MAX TEMPERATURE...49-54 VALLEYS AND 41-49 MOUNTAINS.
*    24 HR TREND...2 DEGREES WARMER.
* MIN HUMIDITY...65-80 PERCENT VALLEYS AND 75-90 PERCENT MOUNTAINS.
*    24 HR TREND...30 PERCENT WETTER VALLEYS AND 20 PERCENT WETTER
     MOUNTAINS.
* 20-FOOT WIND...
*     VALLEYS/LWR SLOPES...UPSLOPE/UPVALLEY 2 TO 5 MPH IN THE MORNING
      BECOMING SOUTH 4 TO 8 MPH IN THE AFTERNOON.
*     RIDGES/UPR SLOPES....SOUTH 5 TO 8 MPH.
* HAINES INDEX...2 VERY LOW.
* MIXING HEIGHT...1500 FT AGL.
* TRANSPORT WINDS...SOUTH 8 TO 12 MPH.
* CWR (> 0.10 IN)...90 PERCENT.

.TONIGHT...
* SKY/WEATHER...CLOUDY. RAIN IN THE EVENING...THEN RAIN SHOWERS AND
  SLIGHT CHANCE OF THUNDERSTORMS OVERNIGHT. SNOW LEVEL 5500 FEET.
* LAL....2.
* MIN TEMPERATURE...35-40 VALLEYS AND 31-37 MOUNTAINS.
*    24 HR TREND...1 DEGREE COOLER.
* MAX HUMIDITY...100 PERCENT.
*    24 HR TREND...10 PERCENT WETTER.
* HUMIDITY RECOVERY...EXCELLENT.
* 20-FOOT WIND...
*     VALLEYS/LWR SLOPES...SOUTH 5 TO 9 MPH. GUSTS UP TO 25 MPH
      OVERNIGHT.
*     RIDGES/UPR SLOPES....SOUTHWEST 12 TO 18 MPH. GUSTS UP TO
      30MPH OVERNIGHT.
* HAINES INDEX...2 VERY LOW.
* MIXING HEIGHT...1000 FT AGL.
* TRANSPORT WINDS...SOUTH 8 TO 12 MPH.
* CWR (> 0.10 IN)...70 PERCENT.

.FRIDAY...
* SKY/WEATHER...PARTLY SUNNY. VALLEY RAIN AND MOUNTAIN SNOW SHOWERS
  LIKELY IN THE MORNING. SLIGHT CHANCE OF THUNDERSTORMS THROUGH THE
  DAY. CHANCE OF VALLEY RAIN AND MOUNTAIN SNOW SHOWERS IN THE
  AFTERNOON. SNOW LEVEL 4000 FEET.
* LAL....2.
* MAX TEMPERATURE...53-61 VALLEYS AND 44-54 MOUNTAINS.
* MIN HUMIDITY...27-40 PERCENT VALLEYS AND 35-50 PERCENT MOUNTAINS.
* 20-FOOT WIND...
*     VALLEYS/LWR SLOPES...SOUTHWEST 9 TO 13 MPH WITH GUSTS TO AROUND
      35 MPH.
*     RIDGES/UPR SLOPES....SOUTHWEST 13 TO 18 MPH WITH GUSTS TO
      AROUND 35 MPH.
* HAINES INDEX...3 VERY LOW.
* MIXING HEIGHT...6000 FT AGL.
* TRANSPORT WINDS...SOUTHWEST 15 TO 20 MPH.
* CWR (> 0.10 IN)...30 PERCENT.


.FORECAST DAYS 3 THROUGH 7......
.SATURDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. SLIGHT CHANCE OF VALLEY RAIN SHOWERS.
LOWS 27 TO 33. HIGHS 60 TO 67 VALLEYS...53 TO 63 MOUNTAINS. SOUTH
WIND 3 TO 7 MPH.
.SUNDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. CHANCE OF VALLEY RAIN AND MOUNTAIN SNOW
SHOWERS. LOWS 30 TO 38. HIGHS 54 TO 61 VALLEYS...44 TO
54 MOUNTAINS. SOUTHWEST WIND 8 TO 12 MPH.
.MONDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH CHANCE OF RAIN SHOWERS. LOWS 31 TO
37. HIGHS 61 TO 68 VALLEYS...53 TO 63 MOUNTAINS. SOUTHEAST WIND
3 TO 7 MPH.
.TUESDAY...COOLER. CLOUDY WITH CHANCE OF RAIN SHOWERS. LOWS 33 TO
41. HIGHS 52 TO 58 VALLEYS...42 TO 52 MOUNTAINS.
.WEDNESDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH CHANCE OF VALLEY RAIN AND
MOUNTAIN SNOW SHOWERS. LOWS 32 TO 37. HIGHS 55 TO 60 VALLEYS...
44 TO 54 MOUNTAINS.

.8 TO 14 DAY OUTLOOK FOR APR 24 - 30 2014

NEAR NORMAL TEMPERATURES AND ABOVE NORMAL PRECIPITATION.


$$

WAZ673-674-180115-
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...PULLMAN
659 AM PDT THU APR 17 2014

.TODAY...
* SKY/WEATHER...CLOUDY. RAIN LIKELY IN THE MORNING...THEN RAIN IN
  THE AFTERNOON.
* LAL....1.
* MAX TEMPERATURE...52-59 VALLEYS AND 45-50 MOUNTAINS.
*    24 HR TREND...1 DEGREE COOLER.
* MIN HUMIDITY...55-70 PERCENT VALLEYS AND 80 PERCENT MOUNTAINS.
*    24 HR TREND...25 PERCENT WETTER.
* 20-FOOT WIND...SOUTH 5 TO 9 MPH. GUSTS UP TO 20 MPH IN THE
  AFTERNOON.
* HAINES INDEX...2 VERY LOW.
* MIXING HEIGHT...4000 FT AGL.
* TRANSPORT WINDS...SOUTH 10 TO 15 MPH.
* CWR (> 0.10 IN)...50 PERCENT.

.TONIGHT...
* SKY/WEATHER...MOSTLY CLOUDY. RAIN AND SLIGHT CHANCE OF
  THUNDERSTORMS IN THE EVENING...THEN CHANCE OF RAIN SHOWERS
  OVERNIGHT.
* LAL....2.
* MIN TEMPERATURE...36-41.
*    24 HR TREND...6 DEGREES COOLER.
* MAX HUMIDITY...81-100 PERCENT.
*    24 HR TREND...10 PERCENT WETTER.
* HUMIDITY RECOVERY...EXCELLENT.
* 20-FOOT WIND...SOUTHWEST 10 TO 15 MPH. GUSTS UP TO 25 MPH IN THE
  EVENING INCREASING TO 35 MPH OVERNIGHT.
* HAINES INDEX...2 VERY LOW.
* MIXING HEIGHT...1000 FT AGL.
* TRANSPORT WINDS...SOUTHWEST 15 TO 20 MPH.
* CWR (> 0.10 IN)...20 PERCENT.

.FRIDAY...
* SKY/WEATHER...MOSTLY SUNNY. SLIGHT CHANCE OF RAIN SHOWERS IN THE
  MORNING.
* LAL....1.
* MAX TEMPERATURE...56-63 VALLEYS AND 48-53 MOUNTAINS.
* MIN HUMIDITY...19-29 PERCENT.
* 20-FOOT WIND...SOUTHWEST 15 TO 19 MPH WITH GUSTS TO AROUND 40
  MPH.
* HAINES INDEX...3 VERY LOW.
* MIXING HEIGHT...7000 FT AGL.
* TRANSPORT WINDS...WEST 18 TO 22 MPH.
* CWR (> 0.10 IN)...0 PERCENT.


.FORECAST DAYS 3 THROUGH 7......
.SATURDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. SLIGHT CHANCE OF RAIN SHOWERS. LOWS
32 TO 38. HIGHS 63 TO 70 VALLEYS...59 TO 64 MOUNTAINS. SOUTH WIND
8 TO 12 MPH.
.SUNDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. LOWS 36 TO 41. HIGHS 57 TO 65 VALLEYS...
48 TO 54 MOUNTAINS. SOUTHWEST WIND 8 TO 12 MPH.
.MONDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH SLIGHT CHANCE OF RAIN SHOWERS. LOWS
37 TO 43. HIGHS 64 TO 70 VALLEYS...59 TO 64 MOUNTAINS. EAST WIND
3 TO 7 MPH.
.TUESDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH CHANCE OF RAIN SHOWERS. LOWS 40 TO
45. HIGHS 55 TO 64 VALLEYS...45 TO 52 MOUNTAINS.
.WEDNESDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. SLIGHT CHANCE OF RAIN SHOWERS. LOWS
37 TO 42. HIGHS 58 TO 64 VALLEYS...48 TO 54 MOUNTAINS.

.8 TO 14 DAY OUTLOOK FOR APR 24 - 30 2014

NEAR NORMAL TEMPERATURES AND ABOVE NORMAL PRECIPITATION.


$$





000
FNUS56 KOTX 162141
FWFOTX

FIRE WEATHER PLANNING FORECAST FOR EASTERN WASHINGTON AND NORTH IDAHO
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE SPOKANE WA
241 PM PDT WED APR 16 2014


.DISCUSSION...

A WEAK WAVE EXITS WEDNESDAY AFTERNOON AND EVENING...BUT A WARM
FRONT WILL BEGIN TO LIFT IN AHEAD OF THE NEXT SYSTEM OVERNIGHT.
SHOWERS WILL CONTINUE ACROSS THE NORTH AND EAST WA AND ID
DISTRICTS...BEFORE THE THREAT RETREATS TOWARD THE CASCADES AND
THE CANADIAN AND MONTANA BORDER OVERNIGHT. A WETTER SYSTEM PUSHES
IN THURSDAY WITH WETTING RAINS LIKELY FOR MOST...AS A COLD FRONT
CROSSES THE CASCADES AND THE REGION BETWEEN LATE AFTERNOON AND
THURSDAY NIGHT. THERE IS A CHANCE OF THUNDER ACROSS WEST AND
NORTHERN DISTRICTS FROM LATE AFTERNOON THROUGH AT LEAST THURSDAY
EVENING...BUT THE OVERALL RISK IS SLIGHT. SHOWER CHANCES WILL
CONTINUE INTO FRIDAY...WITH A SLIGHT RISK OF THUNDER LINGERING
ACROSS THE NORTHEAST DISTRICTS TOO. BREEZY CONDITIONS ALSO FOLLOW
THE FRONT THURSDAY NIGHT INTO FRIDAY AFTERNOON. DRIER AND WARMER
WEATHER IS EXPECTED SATURDAY WITH A ANOTHER COLD FRONT EXPECTED
SATURDAY NIGHT. ADDITIONAL RAIN AND HIGH MOUNTAIN CHANCES MOVE IN
THROUGH THE FIRST PART OF NEXT WEEK.

***************************************************************
FORECASTS FOR 20 FOOT WIND SPEEDS (VALLEYS AND RIDGE TOPS) ARE
10 MINUTE AVERAGES REFLECTING RAWS WIND.
***************************************************************

WAZ676-677-680-682-171345-
EAST WASHINGTON SOUTH CENTRAL CASCADE VALLEYS (ZONE 676)-
EAST WASHINGTON CENTRAL CASCADE VALLEYS (ZONE 677)-
EAST WASHINGTON SOUTH CENTRAL CASCADE MOUNTAINS (ZONE 680)-
EAST WASHINGTON CENTRAL CASCADE MOUNTAINS (ZONE 682)-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...KITTITAS VALLEY...NACHES RIVER VALLEY...
LAKE CHELAN AREA...WENATCHEE RIVER VALLEY AREA...CHINOOK PASS...
WHITE PASS...STEVENS PASS...LAKE WENATCHEE AREA...CLE ELUM
241 PM PDT WED APR 16 2014

.TONIGHT...
* SKY/WEATHER...CLOUDY. CHANCE OF HIGH MOUNTAIN SNOW SHOWERS IN THE
  EVENING. CHANCE OF RAIN SHOWERS THROUGH THE NIGHT. HIGH MOUNTAIN
  SNOW SHOWERS LIKELY OVERNIGHT. SNOW LEVEL 6000 FEET.
* LAL....1.
* MIN TEMPERATURE...39-48 VALLEYS AND 34-43 MOUNTAINS.
*    24 HR TREND...5 DEGREES WARMER.
* MAX HUMIDITY...75-90 PERCENT.
*    24 HR TREND...10 PERCENT DRIER.
* HUMIDITY RECOVERY...GOOD.
* 20-FOOT WIND........
*     VALLEYS/LWR SLOPES...WEST 5 TO 9 MPH IN THE EVENING BECOMING
      DOWNSLOPE/DOWNVALLEY 3 TO 6 MPH OVERNIGHT.
*     RIDGES/UPR SLOPES....WEST 4 TO 8 MPH.
* HAINES INDEX...2 VERY LOW.
* MIXING HEIGHT...1000 FT AGL.
* TRANSPORT WINDS...WEST 5 TO 10 MPH.
* CWR (> 0.10 IN).....40 PERCENT.

.THURSDAY...
* SKY/WEATHER...CLOUDY. RAIN LIKELY THROUGH THE DAY. HIGH MOUNTAIN
  SNOW IN THE AFTERNOON. SNOW LEVEL 6000 FEET.
* LAL....1.
* MAX TEMPERATURE...51-61 VALLEYS AND 41-51 MOUNTAINS.
*    24 HR TREND...3 DEGREES COOLER.
* MIN HUMIDITY...45-60 PERCENT VALLEYS AND 61-80 PERCENT MOUNTAINS.
*    24 HR TREND...5 PERCENT WETTER VALLEYS AND UNCHANGED MOUNTAINS.
* 20-FOOT WIND........
*     VALLEYS/LWR SLOPES...UPSLOPE/UPVALLEY 2 TO 5 MPH IN THE MORNING
      BECOMING SOUTHWEST 4 TO 8 MPH WITH GUSTS TO AROUND 25 MPH IN
      THE AFTERNOON.
*     RIDGES/UPR SLOPES....SOUTHWEST 3 TO 7 MPH.
* HAINES INDEX...2 VERY LOW.
* MIXING HEIGHT...2500 FT AGL.
* TRANSPORT WINDS...SOUTHWEST 5 TO 10 MPH.
* CWR (> 0.10 IN).....50 PERCENT.

.THURSDAY NIGHT...
* SKY/WEATHER...MOSTLY CLOUDY. VALLEY RAIN...MOUNTAIN SNOW SHOWERS
  AND SLIGHT CHANCE OF THUNDERSTORMS IN THE EVENING...THEN CHANCE
  OF VALLEY RAIN AND MOUNTAIN SNOW SHOWERS OVERNIGHT. SNOW LEVEL
  4500 FEET.
* LAL....2.
* MIN TEMPERATURE...35-41 VALLEYS AND 28-35 MOUNTAINS.
* MAX HUMIDITY...81-100 PERCENT.
* HUMIDITY RECOVERY...EXCELLENT.
* 20-FOOT WIND........
*     VALLEYS/LWR SLOPES...WEST 6 TO 11 MPH. IN THE KITTITAS
      VALLEY...SOUTHWEST 6 TO 10 MPH IN THE EVENING SHIFTING TO THE
      NORTHWEST 14 TO 18 MPH OVERNIGHT. GUSTS UP TO 30 MPH
      OVERNIGHT.
*     RIDGES/UPR SLOPES....WEST 8 TO 12 MPH.
* HAINES INDEX...3 VERY LOW.
* MIXING HEIGHT...NEAR SURFACE.
* TRANSPORT WINDS...WEST 15 TO 20 MPH.
* CWR (> 0.10 IN).....30 PERCENT.

.FRIDAY...
* SKY/WEATHER...MOSTLY SUNNY. SLIGHT CHANCE OF MOUNTAIN SNOW
  SHOWERS IN THE MORNING.
* LAL....1.
* MAX TEMPERATURE...53-63 VALLEYS AND 43-53 MOUNTAINS.
* MIN HUMIDITY...25-40 PERCENT VALLEYS AND 40-55 PERCENT MOUNTAINS.
* 20-FOOT WIND........
*     VALLEYS/LWR SLOPES...NORTHWEST 12 TO 16 MPH WITH GUSTS TO AROUND
      40 MPH...EXCEPT NORTHWEST 18 TO 22 MPH WITH GUSTS TO AROUND
      40 MPH IN THE KITTITAS VALLEY.
*     RIDGES/UPR SLOPES....WEST 11 TO 15 MPH.
* HAINES INDEX...2 VERY LOW.
* MIXING HEIGHT...5500 FT AGL.
* TRANSPORT WINDS...WEST 13 TO 17 MPH.
* CWR (> 0.10 IN).....10 PERCENT.


.FORECAST DAYS 3 THROUGH 7......
.SATURDAY THROUGH MONDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH CHANCE OF VALLEY
RAIN AND MOUNTAIN SNOW SHOWERS. LOWS 31 TO 41. HIGHS 57 TO
67 VALLEYS...46 TO 56 MOUNTAINS. SOUTHWEST WIND 3 TO 7 MPH.
.TUESDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH CHANCE OF RAIN AND HIGH MOUNTAIN
SNOW SHOWERS. LOWS 35 TO 42 VALLEYS...28 TO 35 MOUNTAINS. HIGHS
54 TO 64 VALLEYS...42 TO 52 MOUNTAINS.
.WEDNESDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. CHANCE OF VALLEY RAIN AND MOUNTAIN
SNOW SHOWERS. LOWS 33 TO 40 VALLEYS...28 TO 35 MOUNTAINS. HIGHS
57 TO 67 VALLEYS...44 TO 54 MOUNTAINS.

.8 TO 14 DAY OUTLOOK FOR APR 24 - 30 2014

NEAR NORMAL TEMPERATURES AND ABOVE NORMAL PRECIPITATION.


$$

WAZ684-685-687-171345-
EAST WASHINGTON OKANOGAN/METHOW VALLEYS (ZONE 684)-
EAST WASHINGTON NORTH CASCADES (ZONE 685)-
EAST WASHINGTON OKANOGAN HIGHLANDS (ZONE 687)-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...METHOW RIVER VALLEY...OKANOGAN VALLEY...
NESPELEM...MAZAMA...CONCONULLY...NORTH CASCADES HIGHWAY...
PASAYTEN WILDERNESS...KELLER...REPUBLIC...CURLEW
241 PM PDT WED APR 16 2014

.TONIGHT...
* SKY/WEATHER...CLOUDY. OCCASIONAL LIGHT RAIN IN THE EVENING.
  CHANCE OF HIGH MOUNTAIN SNOW SHOWERS THROUGH THE NIGHT. CHANCE OF
  RAIN SHOWERS OVERNIGHT. SNOW LEVEL 5500 FEET.
* LAL....1.
* MIN TEMPERATURE...39-45 VALLEYS AND 32-39 MOUNTAINS.
*    24 HR TREND...5 DEGREES WARMER.
* MAX HUMIDITY...80-90 PERCENT.
*    24 HR TREND...UNCHANGED VALLEYS AND 10 PERCENT WETTER MOUNTAINS.
* HUMIDITY RECOVERY...GOOD.
* 20-FOOT WIND........
*     VALLEYS/LWR SLOPES...SOUTH 4 TO 8 MPH IN THE EVENING BECOMING
      DOWNSLOPE/DOWNVALLEY 2 TO 5 MPH OVERNIGHT.
*     RIDGES/UPR SLOPES....SOUTH 4 TO 8 MPH.
* HAINES INDEX...2 VERY LOW.
* MIXING HEIGHT...1000 FT AGL.
* TRANSPORT WINDS...SOUTHWEST 5 TO 10 MPH.
* CWR (> 0.10 IN).....20 PERCENT.

.THURSDAY...
* SKY/WEATHER...CLOUDY. RAIN AND HIGH MOUNTAIN SNOW LIKELY IN THE
  MORNING...THEN RAIN...HIGH MOUNTAIN SNOW AND SLIGHT CHANCE OF
  THUNDERSTORMS IN THE AFTERNOON. SNOW LEVEL 5500 FEET.
* LAL....2.
* MAX TEMPERATURE...53-61 VALLEYS AND 41-51 MOUNTAINS.
*    24 HR TREND...2 DEGREES COOLER.
* MIN HUMIDITY...50-65 PERCENT VALLEYS AND 60-75 PERCENT MOUNTAINS.
*    24 HR TREND...15 PERCENT WETTER.
* 20-FOOT WIND........
*     VALLEYS/LWR SLOPES...UPSLOPE/UPVALLEY 3 TO 6 MPH IN THE MORNING
      BECOMING SOUTH 6 TO 10 MPH WITH GUSTS TO AROUND 20 MPH IN THE
      AFTERNOON.
*     RIDGES/UPR SLOPES....SOUTH 5 TO 8 MPH.
* HAINES INDEX...2 VERY LOW.
* MIXING HEIGHT...2500 FT AGL.
* TRANSPORT WINDS...SOUTH 8 TO 12 MPH.
* CWR (> 0.10 IN).....40 PERCENT.

.THURSDAY NIGHT...
* SKY/WEATHER...MOSTLY CLOUDY. RAIN AND HIGH MOUNTAIN SNOW SHOWERS
  IN THE EVENING. SLIGHT CHANCE OF THUNDERSTORMS THROUGH THE NIGHT.
  CHANCE OF RAIN AND HIGH MOUNTAIN SNOW SHOWERS OVERNIGHT. SNOW
  LEVEL 5000 FEET.
* LAL....2.
* MIN TEMPERATURE...37-42 VALLEYS AND 28-37 MOUNTAINS.
* MAX HUMIDITY...81-100 PERCENT.
* HUMIDITY RECOVERY...EXCELLENT.
* 20-FOOT WIND........
*     VALLEYS/LWR SLOPES...SOUTH 5 TO 7 MPH.
*     RIDGES/UPR SLOPES....SOUTHWEST 5 TO 9 MPH.
* HAINES INDEX...2 VERY LOW.
* MIXING HEIGHT...NEAR SURFACE.
* TRANSPORT WINDS...SOUTHWEST 13 TO 17 MPH.
* CWR (> 0.10 IN).....30 PERCENT.

.FRIDAY...
* SKY/WEATHER...MOSTLY SUNNY. CHANCE OF MOUNTAIN SNOW SHOWERS AND
  SLIGHT CHANCE OF THUNDERSTORMS IN THE MORNING. SLIGHT CHANCE OF
  VALLEY RAIN SHOWERS THROUGH THE DAY. SNOW LEVEL 4000 FEET.
* LAL....2.
* MAX TEMPERATURE...56-64 VALLEYS AND 43-53 MOUNTAINS.
* MIN HUMIDITY...19-29 PERCENT VALLEYS AND 30-45 PERCENT MOUNTAINS.
* 20-FOOT WIND........
*     VALLEYS/LWR SLOPES...SOUTHWEST 5 TO 8 MPH. GUSTS UP TO 20 MPH IN
      THE AFTERNOON.
*     RIDGES/UPR SLOPES....WEST 6 TO 10 MPH.
* HAINES INDEX...2 VERY LOW.
* MIXING HEIGHT...6000 FT AGL.
* TRANSPORT WINDS...WEST 10 TO 15 MPH.
* CWR (> 0.10 IN).....10 PERCENT.


.FORECAST DAYS 3 THROUGH 7......
.SATURDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. VALLEY RAIN AND MOUNTAIN SNOW SHOWERS
LIKELY. LOWS 28 TO 36. HIGHS 60 TO 68 VALLEYS...47 TO
57 MOUNTAINS. SOUTH WIND 8 TO 12 MPH.
.SUNDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. CHANCE OF RAIN AND HIGH MOUNTAIN SNOW
SHOWERS. LOWS 35 TO 40 VALLEYS...29 TO 36 MOUNTAINS. HIGHS 58 TO
66 VALLEYS...46 TO 56 MOUNTAINS. SOUTHWEST WIND 3 TO 7 MPH.
.MONDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH CHANCE OF RAIN AND HIGH MOUNTAIN
SNOW SHOWERS. LOWS 35 TO 42 VALLEYS...28 TO 37 MOUNTAINS. HIGHS
58 TO 67 VALLEYS...45 TO 55 MOUNTAINS. SOUTHEAST WIND 3 TO 7 MPH.
.TUESDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH CHANCE OF RAIN AND HIGH MOUNTAIN
SNOW SHOWERS. LOWS 36 TO 41 VALLEYS...28 TO 36 MOUNTAINS. HIGHS
57 TO 66 VALLEYS...44 TO 54 MOUNTAINS.
.WEDNESDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH CHANCE OF VALLEY RAIN AND
MOUNTAIN SNOW SHOWERS. LOWS 35 TO 40 VALLEYS...28 TO
36 MOUNTAINS. HIGHS 60 TO 68 VALLEYS...47 TO 57 MOUNTAINS.

.8 TO 14 DAY OUTLOOK FOR APR 24 - 30 2014

NEAR NORMAL TEMPERATURES AND ABOVE NORMAL PRECIPITATION.


$$

IDZ101-WAZ686-171345-
NORTHERN AND CENTRAL IDAHO PANHANDLE (ZONE 101)-
EAST WASHINGTON NORTHEAST (ZONE 686)-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...ST. MARIES...RATHDRUM PRAIRIE...
SILVER VALLEY...BONNERS FERRY...PRIEST LAKE...DEER PARK...
COLVILLE...NEWPORT
241 PM PDT WED APR 16 2014

.TONIGHT...
* SKY/WEATHER...CLOUDY. CHANCE OF HIGH MOUNTAIN SNOW SHOWERS IN THE
  EVENING. CHANCE OF RAIN SHOWERS THROUGH THE NIGHT. SNOW LEVEL
  5500 FEET.
* LAL....1.
* MIN TEMPERATURE...37-42 VALLEYS AND 33-39 MOUNTAINS.
*    24 HR TREND...4 DEGREES WARMER.
* MAX HUMIDITY...90-100 PERCENT.
*    24 HR TREND...UNCHANGED.
* HUMIDITY RECOVERY...EXCELLENT.
* 20-FOOT WIND........
*     VALLEYS/LWR SLOPES...SOUTH 4 TO 8 MPH IN THE EVENING BECOMING
      DOWNSLOPE/DOWNVALLEY 2 TO 5 MPH OVERNIGHT.
*     RIDGES/UPR SLOPES....SOUTH 5 TO 6 MPH.
* HAINES INDEX...2 VERY LOW.
* MIXING HEIGHT...1000 FT AGL.
* TRANSPORT WINDS...SOUTH 3 TO 7 MPH.
* CWR (> 0.10 IN).....20 PERCENT.

.THURSDAY...
* SKY/WEATHER...CLOUDY. RAIN LIKELY IN THE MORNING...THEN RAIN AND
  SLIGHT CHANCE OF THUNDERSTORMS IN THE AFTERNOON.
* LAL....2.
* MAX TEMPERATURE...50-56 VALLEYS AND 43-53 MOUNTAINS.
*    24 HR TREND...1 DEGREE WARMER.
* MIN HUMIDITY...65-80 PERCENT.
*    24 HR TREND...20 PERCENT WETTER VALLEYS AND 15 PERCENT WETTER
     MOUNTAINS.
* 20-FOOT WIND........
*     VALLEYS/LWR SLOPES...UPSLOPE/UPVALLEY 2 TO 5 MPH IN THE MORNING
      BECOMING SOUTH 4 TO 8 MPH IN THE AFTERNOON.
*     RIDGES/UPR SLOPES....SOUTH 5 TO 6 MPH.
* HAINES INDEX...2 VERY LOW.
* MIXING HEIGHT...2000 FT AGL.
* TRANSPORT WINDS...SOUTH 8 TO 12 MPH.
* CWR (> 0.10 IN).....40 PERCENT.

.THURSDAY NIGHT...
* SKY/WEATHER...CLOUDY. RAIN IN THE EVENING. SLIGHT CHANCE OF
  THUNDERSTORMS THROUGH THE NIGHT. RAIN AND HIGH MOUNTAIN SNOW
  SHOWERS OVERNIGHT. SNOW LEVEL 5500 FEET.
* LAL....2.
* MIN TEMPERATURE...38-43 VALLEYS AND 33-39 MOUNTAINS.
* MAX HUMIDITY...90-100 PERCENT.
* HUMIDITY RECOVERY...EXCELLENT.
* 20-FOOT WIND........
*     VALLEYS/LWR SLOPES...SOUTH 5 TO 7 MPH. GUSTS UP TO 20 MPH
      OVERNIGHT.
*     RIDGES/UPR SLOPES....SOUTHWEST 5 TO 9 MPH.
* HAINES INDEX...2 VERY LOW.
* MIXING HEIGHT...1000 FT AGL.
* TRANSPORT WINDS...SOUTHWEST 10 TO 15 MPH.
* CWR (> 0.10 IN).....70 PERCENT.

.FRIDAY...
* SKY/WEATHER...PARTLY SUNNY. VALLEY RAIN SHOWERS...MOUNTAIN SNOW
  SHOWERS LIKELY AND SLIGHT CHANCE OF THUNDERSTORMS. SNOW LEVEL
  4500 FEET.
* LAL....2.
* MAX TEMPERATURE...53-61 VALLEYS AND 44-54 MOUNTAINS.
* MIN HUMIDITY...28-40 PERCENT VALLEYS AND 35-50 PERCENT MOUNTAINS.
* 20-FOOT WIND........
*     VALLEYS/LWR SLOPES...SOUTHWEST 7 TO 12 MPH WITH GUSTS TO AROUND
      25 MPH.
*     RIDGES/UPR SLOPES....SOUTHWEST 7 TO 11 MPH.
* HAINES INDEX...2 VERY LOW.
* MIXING HEIGHT...5500 FT AGL.
* TRANSPORT WINDS...WEST 18 TO 22 MPH.
* CWR (> 0.10 IN).....30 PERCENT.


.FORECAST DAYS 3 THROUGH 7......
.SATURDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. SLIGHT CHANCE OF RAIN SHOWERS. LOWS
29 TO 35. HIGHS 60 TO 67 VALLEYS...52 TO 62 MOUNTAINS. SOUTH WIND
3 TO 7 MPH.
.SUNDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. SLIGHT CHANCE OF RAIN SHOWERS. LOWS
33 TO 39. HIGHS 58 TO 64 VALLEYS...49 TO 59 MOUNTAINS. SOUTHWEST
WIND 8 TO 12 MPH.
.MONDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH CHANCE OF RAIN SHOWERS. LOWS 32 TO
39. HIGHS 59 TO 66 VALLEYS...50 TO 60 MOUNTAINS. SOUTHEAST WIND
3 TO 7 MPH.
.TUESDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH CHANCE OF RAIN SHOWERS. LOWS 34 TO
40. HIGHS 54 TO 63 VALLEYS...45 TO 55 MOUNTAINS.
.WEDNESDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH VALLEY RAIN AND MOUNTAIN SNOW
SHOWERS LIKELY. LOWS 33 TO 38. HIGHS 57 TO 66 VALLEYS...48 TO
58 MOUNTAINS.

.8 TO 14 DAY OUTLOOK FOR APR 24 - 30 2014

NEAR NORMAL TEMPERATURES AND ABOVE NORMAL PRECIPITATION.


$$

WAZ673-674-171345-
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...PULLMAN
241 PM PDT WED APR 16 2014

.TONIGHT...
* SKY/WEATHER...CLOUDY. OCCASIONAL LIGHT RAIN.
* LAL....1.
* MIN TEMPERATURE...41-48 VALLEYS AND 38-43 MOUNTAINS.
*    24 HR TREND...5 DEGREES WARMER.
* MAX HUMIDITY...75-90 PERCENT.
*    24 HR TREND...UNCHANGED VALLEYS AND 10 PERCENT WETTER MOUNTAINS.
* HUMIDITY RECOVERY...GOOD.
* 20-FOOT WIND........
*     VALLEYS/LWR SLOPES...SOUTH 5 TO 8 MPH.
*     RIDGES/UPR SLOPES....SOUTH 5 TO 8 MPH.
* HAINES INDEX...2 VERY LOW.
* MIXING HEIGHT...1000 FT AGL.
* TRANSPORT WINDS...SOUTH 8 TO 12 MPH.
* CWR (> 0.10 IN).....0 PERCENT.

.THURSDAY...
* SKY/WEATHER...CLOUDY. CHANCE OF RAIN IN THE EARLY MORNING...THEN
  RAIN BECOMING LIKELY BETWEEN MID-MORNING AND AFTERNOON. A SLIGHT
  CHANCE OF THUNDERSTORMS IN THE AFTERNOON.
* LAL....2.
* MAX TEMPERATURE...54-61 VALLEYS AND 48-53 MOUNTAINS.
*    24 HR TREND...1 DEGREE COOLER.
* MIN HUMIDITY...50-65 PERCENT VALLEYS AND 65-75 PERCENT MOUNTAINS.
*    24 HR TREND...20 PERCENT WETTER VALLEYS AND 15 PERCENT WETTER
     MOUNTAINS.
* 20-FOOT WIND........
*     VALLEYS/LWR SLOPES...SOUTH 5 TO 9 MPH. GUSTS UP TO 20 MPH IN THE
      AFTERNOON.
*     RIDGES/UPR SLOPES....SOUTH 5 TO 9 MPH.
* HAINES INDEX...2 VERY LOW.
* MIXING HEIGHT...3000 FT AGL.
* TRANSPORT WINDS...SOUTH 10 TO 15 MPH.
* CWR (> 0.10 IN).....30 PERCENT.

.THURSDAY NIGHT...
* SKY/WEATHER...MOSTLY CLOUDY. RAIN AND SLIGHT CHANCE OF
  THUNDERSTORMS IN THE EVENING...THEN CHANCE OF RAIN SHOWERS
  OVERNIGHT.
* LAL....2.
* MIN TEMPERATURE...39-44 VALLEYS AND 36-41 MOUNTAINS.
* MAX HUMIDITY...80-90 PERCENT VALLEYS AND 100 PERCENT MOUNTAINS.
* HUMIDITY RECOVERY...EXCELLENT.
* 20-FOOT WIND........
*     VALLEYS/LWR SLOPES...SOUTHWEST 8 TO 12 MPH WITH GUSTS TO AROUND
      25 MPH.
*     RIDGES/UPR SLOPES....SOUTHWEST 10 TO 14 MPH.
* HAINES INDEX...2 VERY LOW.
* MIXING HEIGHT...1000 FT AGL.
* TRANSPORT WINDS...SOUTHWEST 13 TO 17 MPH.
* CWR (> 0.10 IN).....40 PERCENT.

.FRIDAY...
* SKY/WEATHER...MOSTLY SUNNY. CHANCE OF RAIN SHOWERS IN THE
  MORNING.
* LAL....1.
* MAX TEMPERATURE...56-63 VALLEYS AND 48-53 MOUNTAINS.
* MIN HUMIDITY...20-30 PERCENT VALLEYS AND 30-40 PERCENT MOUNTAINS.
* 20-FOOT WIND........
*     VALLEYS/LWR SLOPES...SOUTHWEST 12 TO 16 MPH WITH GUSTS TO AROUND
      30 MPH.
*     RIDGES/UPR SLOPES....SOUTHWEST 13 TO 17 MPH.
* HAINES INDEX...2 VERY LOW.
* MIXING HEIGHT...6500 FT AGL.
* TRANSPORT WINDS...WEST 15 TO 20 MPH.
* CWR (> 0.10 IN).....10 PERCENT.


.FORECAST DAYS 3 THROUGH 7......
.SATURDAY THROUGH SUNDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS 34 TO 43. HIGHS
60 TO 70 VALLEYS...53 TO 63 MOUNTAINS. SOUTHWEST WIND 7 TO
10 MPH.
.MONDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. SLIGHT CHANCE OF RAIN SHOWERS. LOWS
39 TO 45. HIGHS 62 TO 67 VALLEYS...56 TO 63 MOUNTAINS. SOUTHEAST
WIND 3 TO 7 MPH.
.TUESDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH CHANCE OF RAIN SHOWERS. LOWS 38 TO
43. HIGHS 57 TO 64 VALLEYS...47 TO 54 MOUNTAINS.
.WEDNESDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH SLIGHT CHANCE OF RAIN SHOWERS.
LOWS 37 TO 42. HIGHS 60 TO 67 VALLEYS...50 TO 56 MOUNTAINS.

.8 TO 14 DAY OUTLOOK FOR APR 24 - 30 2014

NEAR NORMAL TEMPERATURES AND ABOVE NORMAL PRECIPITATION.


$$





000
FNUS56 KOTX 161357
FWFOTX

FIRE WEATHER PLANNING FORECAST FOR EASTERN WASHINGTON AND NORTH IDAHO
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE SPOKANE WA
657 AM PDT WED APR 16 2014


.DISCUSSION...

A WEAK WEATHER SYSTEM TODAY WILL PRODUCE LIGHT RAIN ACROSS MUCH OF
THE REGION TODAY. A WETTER SYSTEM WILL PUSH INTO THE REGION ON
THURSDAY WITH WETTING RAINS LIKELY FOR MOST AREAS. RAIN WILL BE
FOLLOWED BY A COLD FRONT PASSAGE THURSDAY NIGHT AND WILL PRODUCE GUSTY
WINDS AND WILL REMAIN WINDY THROUGH FRIDAY AFTERNOON. DRIER AND
WARMER WEATHER IS FORECASTED FOR FRIDAY INTO SATURDAY WITH A
ANOTHER COLD FRONT EXPECTED SATURDAY NIGHT.

***************************************************************
FORECASTS FOR 20 FOOT WIND SPEEDS (VALLEYS AND RIDGE TOPS) ARE
10 MINUTE AVERAGES REFLECTING RAWS WIND.
***************************************************************

WAZ676-677-680-682-170115-
EAST WASHINGTON SOUTH CENTRAL CASCADE VALLEYS (ZONE 676)-
EAST WASHINGTON CENTRAL CASCADE VALLEYS (ZONE 677)-
EAST WASHINGTON SOUTH CENTRAL CASCADE MOUNTAINS (ZONE 680)-
EAST WASHINGTON CENTRAL CASCADE MOUNTAINS (ZONE 682)-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...KITTITAS VALLEY...NACHES RIVER VALLEY...
LAKE CHELAN AREA...WENATCHEE RIVER VALLEY AREA...CHINOOK PASS...
WHITE PASS...STEVENS PASS...LAKE WENATCHEE AREA...CLE ELUM
657 AM PDT WED APR 16 2014

.TODAY...
* SKY/WEATHER...CLOUDY. VALLEY RAIN AND MOUNTAIN SNOW IN THE
  MORNING...THEN WIDESPREAD VALLEY RAIN AND MOUNTAIN SNOW SHOWERS
  IN THE AFTERNOON. SNOW LEVEL 4500 FEET.
* LAL....1.
* MAX TEMPERATURE...52-62 VALLEYS AND 39-49 MOUNTAINS.
*    24 HR TREND...2 DEGREES COOLER.
* MIN HUMIDITY...40-55 PERCENT VALLEYS AND 61-80 PERCENT MOUNTAINS.
*    24 HR TREND...20 PERCENT WETTER VALLEYS AND 30 PERCENT WETTER
     MOUNTAINS.
* 20-FOOT WIND........
*     VALLEYS/LWR SLOPES...UPSLOPE/UPVALLEY 2 TO 5 MPH IN THE MORNING
      BECOMING WEST 4 TO 8 MPH IN THE AFTERNOON.
*     RIDGES/UPR SLOPES....WEST 4 TO 8 MPH.
* HAINES INDEX...2 VERY LOW.
* MIXING HEIGHT...5500 FT AGL.
* TRANSPORT WINDS...WEST 8 TO 12 MPH.
* CWR (> 0.10 IN).....60 PERCENT.

.TONIGHT...
* SKY/WEATHER...CLOUDY. SCATTERED RAIN AND HIGH MOUNTAIN SNOW
  SHOWERS IN THE EVENING...THEN RAIN AND HIGH MOUNTAIN SNOW LIKELY
  OVERNIGHT. SNOW LEVEL 6000 FEET.
* LAL....1.
* MIN TEMPERATURE...41-47 VALLEYS AND 35-43 MOUNTAINS.
*    24 HR TREND...6 DEGREES WARMER.
* MAX HUMIDITY...75-90 PERCENT VALLEYS AND 81-100 PERCENT
  MOUNTAINS.
*    24 HR TREND...UNCHANGED.
* HUMIDITY RECOVERY...EXCELLENT.
* 20-FOOT WIND........
*     VALLEYS/LWR SLOPES...WEST 5 TO 9 MPH WITH GUSTS TO AROUND 20 MPH
      IN THE EVENING BECOMING DOWNSLOPE/DOWNVALLEY 3 TO 6 MPH
      OVERNIGHT.
*     RIDGES/UPR SLOPES....WEST 5 TO 9 MPH WITH GUSTS TO AROUND 20
      MPH IN THE EVENING.
* HAINES INDEX...2 VERY LOW.
* MIXING HEIGHT...1000 FT AGL.
* TRANSPORT WINDS...WEST 3 TO 7 MPH.
* CWR (> 0.10 IN).....40 PERCENT.

.THURSDAY...
* SKY/WEATHER...CLOUDY. RAIN LIKELY IN THE MORNING...THEN RAIN IN
  THE AFTERNOON.
* LAL....1.
* MAX TEMPERATURE...52-61 VALLEYS AND 42-52 MOUNTAINS.
* MIN HUMIDITY...45-60 PERCENT VALLEYS AND 61-80 PERCENT MOUNTAINS.
* 20-FOOT WIND........
*     VALLEYS/LWR SLOPES...UPSLOPE/UPVALLEY 2 TO 5 MPH IN THE MORNING
      BECOMING SOUTHWEST 4 TO 8 MPH IN THE AFTERNOON.
*     RIDGES/UPR SLOPES....SOUTHWEST 5 TO 8 MPH.
* HAINES INDEX...2 VERY LOW.
* MIXING HEIGHT...2500 FT AGL.
* TRANSPORT WINDS...WEST 3 TO 7 MPH.
* CWR (> 0.10 IN).....80 PERCENT.


.FORECAST DAYS 3 THROUGH 7......
.FRIDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. CHANCE OF VALLEY RAIN AND MOUNTAIN SNOW
SHOWERS. LOWS 36 TO 41 VALLEYS...28 TO 36 MOUNTAINS. HIGHS 54 TO
64 VALLEYS...43 TO 53 MOUNTAINS. WEST WIND 8 TO 12 MPH.
.SATURDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. CHANCE OF RAIN AND HIGH MOUNTAIN SNOW
SHOWERS. LOWS 29 TO 39. HIGHS 57 TO 67 VALLEYS...47 TO
57 MOUNTAINS. SOUTH WIND 3 TO 7 MPH.
.SUNDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. SLIGHT CHANCE OF RAIN AND HIGH MOUNTAIN
SNOW SHOWERS. LOWS 35 TO 42 VALLEYS...30 TO 37 MOUNTAINS. HIGHS
56 TO 66 VALLEYS...46 TO 56 MOUNTAINS. WEST WIND 3 TO 7 MPH.
.MONDAY THROUGH TUESDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH CHANCE OF RAIN AND
HIGH MOUNTAIN SNOW SHOWERS. LOWS 36 TO 45 VALLEYS...30 TO
39 MOUNTAINS. HIGHS 56 TO 66 VALLEYS...44 TO 54 MOUNTAINS.

.8 TO 14 DAY OUTLOOK FOR APR 23 - 29 2014

ABOVE NORMAL TEMPERATURES AND ABOVE NORMAL PRECIPITATION.


$$

WAZ684-685-687-170115-
EAST WASHINGTON OKANOGAN/METHOW VALLEYS (ZONE 684)-
EAST WASHINGTON NORTH CASCADES (ZONE 685)-
EAST WASHINGTON OKANOGAN HIGHLANDS (ZONE 687)-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...METHOW RIVER VALLEY...OKANOGAN VALLEY...
NESPELEM...MAZAMA...CONCONULLY...NORTH CASCADES HIGHWAY...
PASAYTEN WILDERNESS...KELLER...REPUBLIC...CURLEW
657 AM PDT WED APR 16 2014

.TODAY...
* SKY/WEATHER...CLOUDY. CHANCE OF VALLEY RAIN AND MOUNTAIN SNOW IN
  THE MORNING...THEN SCATTERED VALLEY RAIN AND MOUNTAIN SNOW
  SHOWERS IN THE AFTERNOON. SNOW LEVEL 4000 FEET.
* LAL....1.
* MAX TEMPERATURE...54-63 VALLEYS AND 41-51 MOUNTAINS.
*    24 HR TREND...1 DEGREE COOLER.
* MIN HUMIDITY...35-45 PERCENT VALLEYS AND 50-65 PERCENT MOUNTAINS.
*    24 HR TREND...21 PERCENT WETTER.
* 20-FOOT WIND........
*     VALLEYS/LWR SLOPES...UPSLOPE/UPVALLEY 2 TO 5 MPH IN THE MORNING
      BECOMING SOUTH 3 TO 7 MPH IN THE AFTERNOON.
*     RIDGES/UPR SLOPES....VARIABLE 2 TO 5 MPH IN THE MORNING BECOMING
      SOUTH 3 TO 7 MPH IN THE AFTERNOON.
* HAINES INDEX...2 VERY LOW.
* MIXING HEIGHT...5500 FT AGL.
* TRANSPORT WINDS...SOUTHWEST 3 TO 7 MPH.
* CWR (> 0.10 IN).....40 PERCENT.

.TONIGHT...
* SKY/WEATHER...CLOUDY. SCATTERED RAIN AND HIGH MOUNTAIN SNOW
  SHOWERS IN THE EVENING...THEN CHANCE OF RAIN AND HIGH MOUNTAIN
  SNOW OVERNIGHT. SNOW LEVEL 5500 FEET.
* LAL....1.
* MIN TEMPERATURE...39-45 VALLEYS AND 33-41 MOUNTAINS.
*    24 HR TREND...6 DEGREES WARMER.
* MAX HUMIDITY...80-90 PERCENT VALLEYS AND 81-100 PERCENT
  MOUNTAINS.
*    24 HR TREND...10 PERCENT WETTER.
* HUMIDITY RECOVERY...EXCELLENT.
* 20-FOOT WIND........
*     VALLEYS/LWR SLOPES...SOUTH 4 TO 8 MPH IN THE EVENING BECOMING
      DOWNSLOPE/DOWNVALLEY 2 TO 5 MPH OVERNIGHT.
*     RIDGES/UPR SLOPES....SOUTHWEST 5 TO 6 MPH.
* HAINES INDEX...2 VERY LOW.
* MIXING HEIGHT...1000 FT AGL.
* TRANSPORT WINDS...SOUTHWEST 3 TO 7 MPH.
* CWR (> 0.10 IN).....20 PERCENT.

.THURSDAY...
* SKY/WEATHER...CLOUDY. RAIN AND HIGH MOUNTAIN SNOW LIKELY IN THE
  MORNING...THEN RAIN AND HIGH MOUNTAIN SNOW IN THE AFTERNOON. SNOW
  LEVEL 5500 FEET.
* LAL....1.
* MAX TEMPERATURE...54-62 VALLEYS AND 42-52 MOUNTAINS.
* MIN HUMIDITY...50-65 PERCENT VALLEYS AND 61-80 PERCENT MOUNTAINS.
* 20-FOOT WIND........
*     VALLEYS/LWR SLOPES...UPSLOPE/UPVALLEY 3 TO 6 MPH IN THE MORNING
      BECOMING SOUTH 6 TO 10 MPH WITH GUSTS TO AROUND 20 MPH IN THE
      AFTERNOON.
*     RIDGES/UPR SLOPES....SOUTH 6 TO 10 MPH WITH GUSTS TO AROUND
      20 MPH IN THE AFTERNOON.
* HAINES INDEX...2 VERY LOW.
* MIXING HEIGHT...2500 FT AGL.
* TRANSPORT WINDS...SOUTH 8 TO 12 MPH.
* CWR (> 0.10 IN).....80 PERCENT.


.FORECAST DAYS 3 THROUGH 7......
.FRIDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. CHANCE OF VALLEY RAIN AND MOUNTAIN SNOW
SHOWERS. LOWS 38 TO 43 VALLEYS...29 TO 38 MOUNTAINS. HIGHS 56 TO
64 VALLEYS...43 TO 53 MOUNTAINS. SOUTHWEST WIND 3 TO 7 MPH.
.SATURDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. SLIGHT CHANCE OF VALLEY RAIN SHOWERS.
LOWS 29 TO 36. HIGHS 59 TO 67 VALLEYS...46 TO 56 MOUNTAINS. SOUTH
WIND 3 TO 7 MPH.
.SUNDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. SLIGHT CHANCE OF RAIN AND HIGH MOUNTAIN
SNOW SHOWERS. LOWS 31 TO 39. HIGHS 59 TO 67 VALLEYS...46 TO
56 MOUNTAINS. SOUTHWEST WIND 3 TO 7 MPH.
.MONDAY THROUGH TUESDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH CHANCE OF RAIN AND
HIGH MOUNTAIN SNOW SHOWERS. LOWS 35 TO 43 VALLEYS...29 TO
39 MOUNTAINS. HIGHS 59 TO 69 VALLEYS...47 TO 57 MOUNTAINS.

.8 TO 14 DAY OUTLOOK FOR APR 23 - 29 2014

ABOVE NORMAL TEMPERATURES AND ABOVE NORMAL PRECIPITATION.


$$

IDZ101-WAZ686-170115-
NORTHERN AND CENTRAL IDAHO PANHANDLE (ZONE 101)-
EAST WASHINGTON NORTHEAST (ZONE 686)-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...ST. MARIES...RATHDRUM PRAIRIE...
SILVER VALLEY...BONNERS FERRY...PRIEST LAKE...DEER PARK...
COLVILLE...NEWPORT
657 AM PDT WED APR 16 2014

.TODAY...
* SKY/WEATHER...CLOUDY. VALLEY RAIN AND MOUNTAIN SNOW LIKELY IN THE
  MORNING...THEN WIDESPREAD VALLEY RAIN AND MOUNTAIN SNOW SHOWERS
  IN THE AFTERNOON. SNOW LEVEL 4000 FEET.
* LAL....1.
* MAX TEMPERATURE...51-59 VALLEYS AND 41-51 MOUNTAINS.
*    24 HR TREND...2 DEGREES COOLER.
* MIN HUMIDITY...40-55 PERCENT VALLEYS AND 50-65 PERCENT MOUNTAINS.
*    24 HR TREND...15 PERCENT WETTER.
* 20-FOOT WIND........
*     VALLEYS/LWR SLOPES...UPSLOPE/UPVALLEY 2 TO 5 MPH IN THE MORNING
      BECOMING SOUTH 4 TO 8 MPH IN THE AFTERNOON.
*     RIDGES/UPR SLOPES....VARIABLE 2 TO 5 MPH IN THE MORNING BECOMING
      SOUTHWEST 4 TO 8 MPH IN THE AFTERNOON.
* HAINES INDEX...2 VERY LOW.
* MIXING HEIGHT...5000 FT AGL.
* TRANSPORT WINDS...SOUTHWEST 5 TO 10 MPH.
* CWR (> 0.10 IN).....40 PERCENT.

.TONIGHT...
* SKY/WEATHER...CLOUDY. SCATTERED RAIN AND HIGH MOUNTAIN SNOW
  SHOWERS IN THE EVENING...THEN CHANCE OF RAIN OVERNIGHT. SNOW
  LEVEL 5500 FEET.
* LAL....1.
* MIN TEMPERATURE...38-43 VALLEYS AND 35-40 MOUNTAINS.
*    24 HR TREND...6 DEGREES WARMER.
* MAX HUMIDITY...90-100 PERCENT.
*    24 HR TREND...UNCHANGED VALLEYS AND 10 PERCENT WETTER MOUNTAINS.
* HUMIDITY RECOVERY...EXCELLENT.
* 20-FOOT WIND........
*     VALLEYS/LWR SLOPES...SOUTHWEST 4 TO 8 MPH IN THE EVENING BECOMING
      DOWNSLOPE/DOWNVALLEY 2 TO 5 MPH OVERNIGHT.
*     RIDGES/UPR SLOPES....SOUTHWEST 5 TO 8 MPH.
* HAINES INDEX...2 VERY LOW.
* MIXING HEIGHT...1000 FT AGL.
* TRANSPORT WINDS...SOUTH 3 TO 7 MPH.
* CWR (> 0.10 IN).....20 PERCENT.

.THURSDAY...
* SKY/WEATHER...CLOUDY. CHANCE OF RAIN IN THE MORNING...THEN RAIN
  IN THE AFTERNOON.
* LAL....1.
* MAX TEMPERATURE...52-57 VALLEYS AND 44-54 MOUNTAINS.
* MIN HUMIDITY...61-80 PERCENT.
* 20-FOOT WIND........
*     VALLEYS/LWR SLOPES...UPSLOPE/UPVALLEY 2 TO 5 MPH IN THE MORNING
      BECOMING SOUTHEAST 4 TO 8 MPH IN THE AFTERNOON.
*     RIDGES/UPR SLOPES....SOUTH 5 TO 8 MPH.
* HAINES INDEX...2 VERY LOW.
* MIXING HEIGHT...2000 FT AGL.
* TRANSPORT WINDS...SOUTH 3 TO 7 MPH.
* CWR (> 0.10 IN).....70 PERCENT.


.FORECAST DAYS 3 THROUGH 7......
.FRIDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH RAIN AND HIGH MOUNTAIN SNOW SHOWERS
LIKELY. LOWS 39 TO 44 VALLEYS...34 TO 39 MOUNTAINS. HIGHS 53 TO
61 VALLEYS...44 TO 54 MOUNTAINS. SOUTHWEST WIND 8 TO 12 MPH.
.SATURDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS 29 TO 36. HIGHS 60 TO
66 VALLEYS...51 TO 61 MOUNTAINS. SOUTH WIND 3 TO 7 MPH.
.SUNDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. SLIGHT CHANCE OF RAIN SHOWERS. LOWS
33 TO 38. HIGHS 59 TO 66 VALLEYS...51 TO 61 MOUNTAINS. SOUTHWEST
WIND 3 TO 7 MPH.
.MONDAY THROUGH TUESDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH CHANCE OF RAIN
SHOWERS. LOWS 32 TO 41. HIGHS 57 TO 67 VALLEYS...49 TO
59 MOUNTAINS.

.8 TO 14 DAY OUTLOOK FOR APR 23 - 29 2014

ABOVE NORMAL TEMPERATURES AND ABOVE NORMAL PRECIPITATION.


$$

WAZ673-674-170115-
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...PULLMAN
657 AM PDT WED APR 16 2014

.TODAY...
* SKY/WEATHER...CLOUDY. CHANCE OF RAIN IN THE MORNING...THEN
  ISOLATED RAIN SHOWERS IN THE AFTERNOON.
* LAL....1.
* MAX TEMPERATURE...56-63 VALLEYS AND 46-52 MOUNTAINS.
*    24 HR TREND...2 DEGREES COOLER.
* MIN HUMIDITY...35-45 PERCENT VALLEYS AND 50-60 PERCENT MOUNTAINS.
*    24 HR TREND...19 PERCENT WETTER.
* 20-FOOT WIND........
*     VALLEYS/LWR SLOPES...SOUTHWEST 5 TO 7 MPH.
* HAINES INDEX...2 VERY LOW.
* MIXING HEIGHT...6500 FT AGL.
* TRANSPORT WINDS...SOUTHWEST 8 TO 12 MPH.
* CWR (> 0.10 IN).....20 PERCENT.

.TONIGHT...
* SKY/WEATHER...CLOUDY. ISOLATED RAIN SHOWERS IN THE EVENING.
  SLIGHT CHANCE OF RAIN OVERNIGHT.
* LAL....1.
* MIN TEMPERATURE...43-49 VALLEYS AND 39-44 MOUNTAINS.
*    24 HR TREND...7 DEGREES WARMER.
* MAX HUMIDITY...80-90 PERCENT.
*    24 HR TREND...10 PERCENT WETTER.
* HUMIDITY RECOVERY...GOOD.
* 20-FOOT WIND........
*     VALLEYS/LWR SLOPES...SOUTH 5 TO 8 MPH.
* HAINES INDEX...2 VERY LOW.
* MIXING HEIGHT...1000 FT AGL.
* TRANSPORT WINDS...SOUTHWEST 8 TO 12 MPH.
* CWR (> 0.10 IN).....0 PERCENT.

.THURSDAY...
* SKY/WEATHER...CLOUDY. CHANCE OF RAIN IN THE MORNING...THEN RAIN
  LIKELY IN THE AFTERNOON.
* LAL....1.
* MAX TEMPERATURE...55-61 VALLEYS AND 49-54 MOUNTAINS.
* MIN HUMIDITY...50-65 PERCENT VALLEYS AND 65-75 PERCENT MOUNTAINS.
* 20-FOOT WIND........
*     VALLEYS/LWR SLOPES...SOUTH 5 TO 9 MPH. GUSTS UP TO 20 MPH IN
      THE AFTERNOON.
* HAINES INDEX...2 VERY LOW.
* MIXING HEIGHT...3000 FT AGL.
* TRANSPORT WINDS...SOUTH 13 TO 17 MPH.
* CWR (> 0.10 IN).....50 PERCENT.


.FORECAST DAYS 3 THROUGH 7......
.FRIDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. CHANCE OF RAIN SHOWERS. LOWS 40 TO 45.
HIGHS 56 TO 63 VALLEYS...48 TO 53 MOUNTAINS. SOUTHWEST WIND 8 TO
12 MPH.
.SATURDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS 34 TO 39. HIGHS 62 TO
68 VALLEYS...56 TO 63 MOUNTAINS. SOUTHEAST WIND 3 TO 7 MPH.
.SUNDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS 39 TO 44. HIGHS 61 TO 67 VALLEYS...
54 TO 61 MOUNTAINS. SOUTHWEST WIND 3 TO 7 MPH.
.MONDAY THROUGH TUESDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH SLIGHT CHANCE OF
RAIN SHOWERS. LOWS 40 TO 46. HIGHS 59 TO 69 VALLEYS...51 TO
57 MOUNTAINS.

.8 TO 14 DAY OUTLOOK FOR APR 23 - 29 2014

ABOVE NORMAL TEMPERATURES AND ABOVE NORMAL PRECIPITATION.


$$





000
FNUS56 KOTX 152146
FWFOTX

FIRE WEATHER PLANNING FORECAST FOR EASTERN WASHINGTON AND NORTH IDAHO
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE SPOKANE WA
246 PM PDT TUE APR 15 2014

.DISCUSSION...

GUSTY WESTERLY WINDS AND ISOLATED SHOWERS WILL DECREASE EARLY
THIS EVENING. AFTER A SHORT BREAK...THE NEXT WEATHER SYSTEM WILL
ARRIVE WITH INCREASING CLOUDS OVERNIGHT AND A CHANCE OF SHOWERS
BY WEDNESDAY MORNING ACROSS MUCH OF THE INLAND NORTHWEST. SHOWERY
WEATHER WILL CONTINUE. ANOTHER COLD FRONT IS EXPECTED TO BRING A
CHANCE OF WETTING RAIN TO THE REGION THURSDAY INTO THURSDAY NIGHT.
DRIER AND WARMER WEATHER IS FORECASTED FOR THE HOLIDAY WEEKEND.

***************************************************************
FORECASTS FOR 20 FOOT WIND SPEEDS (VALLEYS AND RIDGE TOPS) ARE
10 MINUTE AVERAGES REFLECTING RAWS WIND.
***************************************************************

WAZ676-677-680-682-161400-
EAST WASHINGTON SOUTH CENTRAL CASCADE VALLEYS (ZONE 676)-
EAST WASHINGTON CENTRAL CASCADE VALLEYS (ZONE 677)-
EAST WASHINGTON SOUTH CENTRAL CASCADE MOUNTAINS (ZONE 680)-
EAST WASHINGTON CENTRAL CASCADE MOUNTAINS (ZONE 682)-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...KITTITAS VALLEY...NACHES RIVER VALLEY...
LAKE CHELAN AREA...WENATCHEE RIVER VALLEY AREA...CHINOOK PASS...
WHITE PASS...STEVENS PASS...LAKE WENATCHEE AREA...CLE ELUM
246 PM PDT TUE APR 15 2014

.TONIGHT...
* SKY/WEATHER...WINDY AND PARTLY CLOUDY THIS EVENING. MOSTLY
  CLOUDY OVERNIGHT WITH SCATTERED VALLEY RAIN AND MOUNTAIN SNOW
  SHOWERS. SNOW LEVEL 4000 FEET.
* LAL....1.
* MIN TEMPERATURE...35-43 VALLEYS AND 29-36 MOUNTAINS.
*    24 HR TREND...UNCHANGED.
* MAX HUMIDITY...71-90 PERCENT VALLEYS AND 81-100 PERCENT
  MOUNTAINS.
*    24 HR TREND...10 PERCENT WETTER.
* HUMIDITY RECOVERY...GOOD.
* 20-FOOT WIND........
*     VALLEYS/LWR SLOPES...NORTHWEST 7 TO 12 MPH. GUSTS UP TO 30 MPH IN
      THE EVENING.
*     RIDGES/UPR SLOPES....WEST 7 TO 11 MPH.
* HAINES INDEX...2 VERY LOW.
* MIXING HEIGHT...1000 FT AGL.
* TRANSPORT WINDS...WEST 10 TO 15 MPH.
* CWR (> 0.10 IN).....30 PERCENT.

.WEDNESDAY...
* SKY/WEATHER...CLOUDY. CHANCE OF VALLEY RAIN AND MOUNTAIN SNOW
  SHOWERS IN THE MORNING...THEN VALLEY RAIN AND MOUNTAIN SNOW
  SHOWERS LIKELY IN THE AFTERNOON. SNOW LEVEL 4500 FEET.
* LAL....1.
* MAX TEMPERATURE...52-62 VALLEYS AND 39-49 MOUNTAINS.
*    24 HR TREND...1 DEGREE COOLER.
* MIN HUMIDITY...35-50 PERCENT VALLEYS AND 55-70 PERCENT MOUNTAINS.
*    24 HR TREND...15 PERCENT WETTER.
* 20-FOOT WIND........
*     VALLEYS/LWR SLOPES...NORTHWEST 5 TO 7 MPH...EXCEPT NORTHWEST 7 TO
      12 MPH IN THE KITTITAS VALLEY. GUSTS UP TO 20 MPH IN THE
      AFTERNOON.
*     RIDGES/UPR SLOPES....WEST 5 TO 8 MPH.
* HAINES INDEX...2 VERY LOW.
* MIXING HEIGHT...5500 FT AGL.
* TRANSPORT WINDS...WEST 8 TO 12 MPH.
* CWR (> 0.10 IN).....30 PERCENT.

.WEDNESDAY NIGHT...
* SKY/WEATHER...MOSTLY CLOUDY. CHANCE OF HIGH MOUNTAIN SNOW SHOWERS
  IN THE EVENING. CHANCE OF RAIN SHOWERS THROUGH THE NIGHT. HIGH
  MOUNTAIN SNOW SHOWERS LIKELY OVERNIGHT. SNOW LEVEL 5500 FEET.
* LAL....1.
* MIN TEMPERATURE...37-45 VALLEYS AND 35-41 MOUNTAINS.
* MAX HUMIDITY...81-100 PERCENT.
* HUMIDITY RECOVERY...EXCELLENT.
* 20-FOOT WIND........
*     VALLEYS/LWR SLOPES...WEST 7 TO 10 MPH. GUSTS UP TO 25 MPH IN THE
      EVENING.
*     RIDGES/UPR SLOPES....WEST 8 TO 12 MPH.
* HAINES INDEX...2 VERY LOW.
* MIXING HEIGHT...1000 FT AGL.
* TRANSPORT WINDS...WEST 3 TO 7 MPH.
* CWR (> 0.10 IN).....10 PERCENT.

.THURSDAY...
* SKY/WEATHER...CLOUDY. RAIN AND HIGH MOUNTAIN SNOW. SNOW LEVEL
  5500 FEET.
* LAL....1.
* MAX TEMPERATURE...53-63 VALLEYS AND 43-53 MOUNTAINS.
* MIN HUMIDITY...30-45 PERCENT VALLEYS AND 45-60 PERCENT MOUNTAINS.
* 20-FOOT WIND........
*     VALLEYS/LWR SLOPES...NORTHEAST 3 TO 7 MPH IN THE MORNING SHIFTING
      TO THE WEST 6 TO 10 MPH WITH GUSTS TO AROUND 20 MPH IN THE
      AFTERNOON.
*     RIDGES/UPR SLOPES....SOUTH 4 TO 8 MPH IN THE MORNING SHIFTING TO
      THE WEST 6 TO 10 MPH IN THE AFTERNOON.
* HAINES INDEX...2 VERY LOW.
* MIXING HEIGHT...2000 FT AGL.
* TRANSPORT WINDS...SOUTHWEST 5 TO 10 MPH.
* CWR (> 0.10 IN).....60 PERCENT.


.FORECAST DAYS 3 THROUGH 7......
.FRIDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. CHANCE OF VALLEY RAIN AND MOUNTAIN SNOW
SHOWERS. LOWS 33 TO 39 VALLEYS...27 TO 35 MOUNTAINS. HIGHS 55 TO
65 VALLEYS...44 TO 54 MOUNTAINS. WEST WIND 8 TO 12 MPH.
.SATURDAY AND SUNDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. SLIGHT CHANCE OF RAIN
SHOWERS. LOWS 29 TO 39. HIGHS 58 TO 68 VALLEYS...48 TO 58
MOUNTAINS. SOUTHWEST WIND 3 TO 7 MPH.
.MONDAY THROUGH TUESDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH CHANCE OF RAIN AND
HIGH MOUNTAIN SNOW SHOWERS. LOWS 36 TO 45 VALLEYS...30 TO
39 MOUNTAINS. HIGHS 57 TO 67 VALLEYS...45 TO 55 MOUNTAINS.

.8 TO 14 DAY OUTLOOK FOR APR 23 - 29 2014

ABOVE NORMAL TEMPERATURES AND ABOVE NORMAL PRECIPITATION.


$$

WAZ684-685-687-161400-
EAST WASHINGTON OKANOGAN/METHOW VALLEYS (ZONE 684)-
EAST WASHINGTON NORTH CASCADES (ZONE 685)-
EAST WASHINGTON OKANOGAN HIGHLANDS (ZONE 687)-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...METHOW RIVER VALLEY...OKANOGAN VALLEY...
NESPELEM...MAZAMA...CONCONULLY...NORTH CASCADES HIGHWAY...
PASAYTEN WILDERNESS...KELLER...REPUBLIC...CURLEW
246 PM PDT TUE APR 15 2014

.TONIGHT...
* SKY/WEATHER...BREEZY AND PARTLY CLOUDY THIS EVENING...MOSTLY
  CLOUDY OVERNIGHT WITH SCATTERED MOUNTAIN SNOW SHOWERS.
* LAL....1.
* MIN TEMPERATURE...34-40 VALLEYS AND 27-35 MOUNTAINS.
*    24 HR TREND...4 DEGREES COOLER.
* 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 WIND........
*     VALLEYS/LWR SLOPES...NORTHWEST TO NORTH 7 TO 10 MPH. GUSTS
      UP TO 25 MPH IN THE EVENING.
*     RIDGES/UPR SLOPES....NORTHWEST 7 TO 11 MPH.
* HAINES INDEX...2 VERY LOW.
* MIXING HEIGHT...500 FT AGL.
* TRANSPORT WINDS...NORTHWEST 13 TO 17 MPH IN THE EVENING
  DECREASING TO 3 TO 7 MPH OVERNIGHT.
* CWR (> 0.10 IN).....0 PERCENT.

.WEDNESDAY...
* SKY/WEATHER...CLOUDY. SLIGHT CHANCE OF VALLEY RAIN AND MOUNTAIN
  SNOW SHOWERS IN THE MORNING...THEN CHANCE OF VALLEY RAIN AND
  MOUNTAIN SNOW SHOWERS IN THE AFTERNOON. SNOW LEVEL 4000 FEET.
* LAL....1.
* MAX TEMPERATURE...54-63 VALLEYS AND 41-51 MOUNTAINS.
*    24 HR TREND...1 DEGREE COOLER.
* MIN HUMIDITY...35-45 PERCENT VALLEYS AND 45-60 PERCENT MOUNTAINS.
*    24 HR TREND...26 PERCENT WETTER VALLEYS AND 20 PERCENT WETTER
     MOUNTAINS.
* 20-FOOT WIND........
*     VALLEYS/LWR SLOPES...NORTHWEST TO NORTH 2 TO 4 MPH IN THE
      MORNING BECOMING SOUTH 3 TO 7 MPH IN THE AFTERNOON.
*     RIDGES/UPR SLOPES....VARIABLE 2 TO 5 MPH IN THE MORNING BECOMING
      SOUTH 3 TO 7 MPH IN THE AFTERNOON.
* HAINES INDEX...2 VERY LOW.
* MIXING HEIGHT...5500 FT AGL.
* TRANSPORT WINDS...SOUTHWEST 3 TO 7 MPH.
* CWR (> 0.10 IN).....10 PERCENT.

.WEDNESDAY NIGHT...
* SKY/WEATHER...MOSTLY CLOUDY. A CHANCE OF RAIN AND MOUNTAIN SNOW
  SHOWERS. SNOW LEVEL 5000 FEET.
* LAL....1.
* MIN TEMPERATURE...36-42 VALLEYS AND 31-39 MOUNTAINS.
* MAX HUMIDITY...80-90 PERCENT.
* HUMIDITY RECOVERY...GOOD.
* 20-FOOT WIND........
*     VALLEYS/LWR SLOPES...SOUTHWEST 6 TO 10 MPH IN THE EVENING
      BECOMING DOWNSLOPE/DOWNVALLEY 3 TO 6 MPH OVERNIGHT.
*     RIDGES/UPR SLOPES....SOUTHWEST 5 TO 8 MPH.
* HAINES INDEX...2 VERY LOW.
* MIXING HEIGHT...NEAR SURFACE.
* TRANSPORT WINDS...SOUTH 3 TO 7 MPH.
* CWR (> 0.10 IN).....10 PERCENT.

.THURSDAY...
* SKY/WEATHER...CLOUDY. RAIN AND HIGH MOUNTAIN SNOW. SNOW LEVEL
  5500 FEET.
* LAL....1.
* MAX TEMPERATURE...55-64 VALLEYS AND 43-53 MOUNTAINS.
* MIN HUMIDITY...25-35 PERCENT VALLEYS AND 40-55 PERCENT MOUNTAINS.
* 20-FOOT WIND........
*     VALLEYS/LWR SLOPES...UPSLOPE/UPVALLEY 3 TO 7 MPH IN THE MORNING
      BECOMING SOUTH 7 TO 11 MPH WITH GUSTS TO AROUND 25 MPH IN THE
      AFTERNOON.
*     RIDGES/UPR SLOPES....SOUTH 6 TO 10 MPH.
* HAINES INDEX...2 VERY LOW.
* MIXING HEIGHT...2000 FT AGL.
* TRANSPORT WINDS...SOUTH 8 TO 12 MPH.
* CWR (> 0.10 IN).....40 PERCENT.


.FORECAST DAYS 3 THROUGH 7......
.FRIDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. CHANCE OF VALLEY RAIN AND MOUNTAIN SNOW
SHOWERS. LOWS 34 TO 39 VALLEYS...27 TO 36 MOUNTAINS. HIGHS 57 TO
65 VALLEYS...44 TO 54 MOUNTAINS. WEST WIND 3 TO 7 MPH.
.SATURDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS 29 TO 36. HIGHS 60 TO
68 VALLEYS...47 TO 57 MOUNTAINS. SOUTH WIND 3 TO 7 MPH.
.SUNDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. CHANCE OF RAIN AND HIGH MOUNTAIN SNOW
SHOWERS. LOWS 31 TO 39. HIGHS 61 TO 69 VALLEYS...48 TO
58 MOUNTAINS. SOUTHWEST WIND 3 TO 7 MPH.
.MONDAY THROUGH TUESDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH CHANCE OF RAIN AND
HIGH MOUNTAIN SNOW SHOWERS. LOWS 33 TO 43. HIGHS 60 TO
70 VALLEYS...48 TO 58 MOUNTAINS.

.8 TO 14 DAY OUTLOOK FOR APR 23 - 29 2014

ABOVE NORMAL TEMPERATURES AND ABOVE NORMAL PRECIPITATION.


$$

IDZ101-WAZ686-161400-
NORTHERN AND CENTRAL IDAHO PANHANDLE (ZONE 101)-
EAST WASHINGTON NORTHEAST (ZONE 686)-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...ST. MARIES...RATHDRUM PRAIRIE...
SILVER VALLEY...BONNERS FERRY...PRIEST LAKE...DEER PARK...
COLVILLE...NEWPORT
246 PM PDT TUE APR 15 2014

.TONIGHT...
* SKY/WEATHER...MOSTLY CLOUDY. SCATTERED VALLEY RAIN AND MOUNTAIN
  SNOW SHOWERS IN THE EVENING. SNOW LEVEL 4000 FEET.
* LAL....1.
* MIN TEMPERATURE...32-37 VALLEYS AND 28-35 MOUNTAINS.
*    24 HR TREND...3 DEGREES COOLER.
* MAX HUMIDITY...81-100 PERCENT.
*    24 HR TREND...10 PERCENT WETTER.
* HUMIDITY RECOVERY...EXCELLENT.
* 20-FOOT WIND........
*     VALLEYS/LWR SLOPES...WEST 5 TO 9 MPH WITH GUSTS TO AROUND 20 MPH
      IN THE EVENING BECOMING DOWNSLOPE/DOWNVALLEY 3 TO 6 MPH
      OVERNIGHT.
*     RIDGES/UPR SLOPES....WEST 7 TO 11 MPH IN THE EVENING BECOMING
      VARIABLE 3 TO 7 MPH OVERNIGHT.
* HAINES INDEX...2 VERY LOW.
* MIXING HEIGHT...500 FT AGL.
* TRANSPORT WINDS...WEST 13 TO 17 MPH IN THE EVENING DECREASING TO
  3 TO 7 MPH OVERNIGHT.
* CWR (> 0.10 IN).....0 PERCENT.

.WEDNESDAY...
* SKY/WEATHER...CLOUDY. SLIGHT CHANCE OF VALLEY RAIN AND MOUNTAIN
  SNOW SHOWERS IN THE MORNING...THEN VALLEY RAIN AND MOUNTAIN SNOW
  SHOWERS LIKELY IN THE AFTERNOON. SNOW LEVEL 4000 FEET.
* LAL....1.
* MAX TEMPERATURE...51-59 VALLEYS AND 41-51 MOUNTAINS.
*    24 HR TREND...2 DEGREES COOLER.
* MIN HUMIDITY...40-55 PERCENT VALLEYS AND 50-65 PERCENT MOUNTAINS.
*    24 HR TREND...15 PERCENT WETTER.
* 20-FOOT WIND........
*     VALLEYS/LWR SLOPES...UPSLOPE/UPVALLEY 2 TO 5 MPH IN THE MORNING
      BECOMING SOUTH 3 TO 7 MPH IN THE AFTERNOON.
*     RIDGES/UPR SLOPES....VARIABLE 2 TO 5 MPH IN THE MORNING BECOMING
      SOUTH 3 TO 7 MPH IN THE AFTERNOON.
* HAINES INDEX...2 VERY LOW.
* MIXING HEIGHT...4000 FT AGL.
* TRANSPORT WINDS...SOUTHWEST 5 TO 10 MPH.
* CWR (> 0.10 IN).....30 PERCENT.

.WEDNESDAY NIGHT...
* SKY/WEATHER...MOSTLY CLOUDY. CHANCE OF RAIN AND HIGH MOUNTAIN
  SNOW SHOWERS. SNOW LEVEL 5000 FEET.
* LAL....1.
* MIN TEMPERATURE...34-39.
* MAX HUMIDITY...81-100 PERCENT VALLEYS AND 80-90 PERCENT
  MOUNTAINS.
* HUMIDITY RECOVERY...GOOD.
* 20-FOOT WIND........
*     VALLEYS/LWR SLOPES...SOUTHWEST 5 TO 9 MPH IN THE EVENING BECOMING
      DOWNSLOPE/DOWNVALLEY 3 TO 6 MPH OVERNIGHT.
*     RIDGES/UPR SLOPES....SOUTHWEST 4 TO 8 MPH IN THE EVENING BECOMING
      VARIABLE 2 TO 5 MPH OVERNIGHT.
* HAINES INDEX...2 VERY LOW.
* MIXING HEIGHT...1000 FT AGL.
* TRANSPORT WINDS...SOUTHWEST 3 TO 7 MPH.
* CWR (> 0.10 IN).....10 PERCENT.

.THURSDAY...
* SKY/WEATHER...MOSTLY CLOUDY. CHANCE OF RAIN IN THE MORNING...THEN
  RAIN LIKELY IN THE AFTERNOON.
* LAL....1.
* MAX TEMPERATURE...54-59 VALLEYS AND 45-55 MOUNTAINS.
* MIN HUMIDITY...25-35 PERCENT VALLEYS AND 35-45 PERCENT MOUNTAINS.
* 20-FOOT WIND........
*     VALLEYS/LWR SLOPES...UPSLOPE/UPVALLEY 2 TO 5 MPH IN THE MORNING
      BECOMING SOUTHEAST 4 TO 8 MPH WITH GUSTS TO AROUND 20 MPH IN
      THE AFTERNOON.
*     RIDGES/UPR SLOPES....SOUTHEAST 5 TO 6 MPH.
* HAINES INDEX...2 VERY LOW.
* MIXING HEIGHT...1500 FT AGL.
* TRANSPORT WINDS...SOUTH 3 TO 7 MPH.
* CWR (> 0.10 IN).....40 PERCENT.


.FORECAST DAYS 3 THROUGH 7......
.FRIDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. VALLEY RAIN AND MOUNTAIN SNOW SHOWERS
LIKELY. LOWS 34 TO 41. HIGHS 54 TO 62 VALLEYS...45 TO
55 MOUNTAINS. SOUTHWEST WIND 3 TO 7 MPH.
.SATURDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS 29 TO 36. HIGHS 61 TO
67 VALLEYS...52 TO 62 MOUNTAINS. SOUTH WIND 3 TO 7 MPH.
.SUNDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. SLIGHT CHANCE OF RAIN SHOWERS. LOWS
33 TO 39. HIGHS 60 TO 66 VALLEYS...51 TO 61 MOUNTAINS. SOUTHWEST
WIND 3 TO 7 MPH.
.MONDAY THROUGH TUESDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH CHANCE OF RAIN
SHOWERS. LOWS 33 TO 41. HIGHS 58 TO 67 VALLEYS...50 TO
60 MOUNTAINS.

.8 TO 14 DAY OUTLOOK FOR APR 23 - 29 2014

ABOVE NORMAL TEMPERATURES AND ABOVE NORMAL PRECIPITATION.


$$

WAZ673-674-161400-
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...PULLMAN
246 PM PDT TUE APR 15 2014

.TONIGHT...
* SKY/WEATHER...PARTLY CLOUDY THEN BECOMING MOSTLY CLOUDY. AREAS OF
  BLOWING DUST IN THE EVENING. SLIGHT CHANCE OF RAIN SHOWERS
  OVERNIGHT.
* LAL....1.
* MIN TEMPERATURE...35-43 VALLEYS AND 33-38 MOUNTAINS.
*    24 HR TREND...6 DEGREES COOLER.
* MAX HUMIDITY...71-90 PERCENT.
*    24 HR TREND...20 PERCENT WETTER VALLEYS AND 15 PERCENT WETTER
     MOUNTAINS.
* HUMIDITY RECOVERY...GOOD.
* 20-FOOT WIND........
*     VALLEYS/LWR SLOPES...WEST 7 TO 12 MPH. GUSTS UP TO 30 MPH IN THE
      EVENING.
*     RIDGES/UPR SLOPES....WEST 6 TO 11 MPH.
* HAINES INDEX...2 VERY LOW.
* MIXING HEIGHT...1000 FT AGL.
* TRANSPORT WINDS...WEST 10 TO 15 MPH.
* CWR (> 0.10 IN).....0 PERCENT.

.WEDNESDAY...
* SKY/WEATHER...CLOUDY. SLIGHT CHANCE OF RAIN SHOWERS IN THE
  MORNING...THEN CHANCE OF RAIN SHOWERS IN THE AFTERNOON.
* LAL....1.
* MAX TEMPERATURE...56-63 VALLEYS AND 46-52 MOUNTAINS.
*    24 HR TREND...1 DEGREE COOLER.
* MIN HUMIDITY...35-50 PERCENT VALLEYS AND 50-60 PERCENT MOUNTAINS.
*    24 HR TREND...22 PERCENT WETTER.
* 20-FOOT WIND........
*     VALLEYS/LWR SLOPES...SOUTHWEST 5 TO 8 MPH.
*     RIDGES/UPR SLOPES....SOUTHWEST 6 TO 10 MPH.
* HAINES INDEX...2 VERY LOW.
* MIXING HEIGHT...6500 FT AGL.
* TRANSPORT WINDS...SOUTHWEST 8 TO 12 MPH.
* CWR (> 0.10 IN).....20 PERCENT.

.WEDNESDAY NIGHT...
* SKY/WEATHER...MOSTLY CLOUDY. SLIGHT CHANCE OF RAIN SHOWERS.
* LAL....1.
* MIN TEMPERATURE...40-47 VALLEYS AND 37-42 MOUNTAINS.
* MAX HUMIDITY...75-90 PERCENT.
* HUMIDITY RECOVERY...GOOD.
* 20-FOOT WIND........
*     VALLEYS/LWR SLOPES...SOUTHWEST 5 TO 9 MPH. GUSTS UP TO 20 MPH IN
      THE EVENING.
*     RIDGES/UPR SLOPES....SOUTH 5 TO 8 MPH.
* HAINES INDEX...2 VERY LOW.
* MIXING HEIGHT...500 FT AGL.
* TRANSPORT WINDS...SOUTHWEST 5 TO 10 MPH.
* CWR (> 0.10 IN).....0 PERCENT.

.THURSDAY...
* SKY/WEATHER...CLOUDY. CHANCE OF RAIN IN THE MORNING...THEN RAIN
  LIKELY IN THE AFTERNOON.
* LAL....1.
* MAX TEMPERATURE...57-63 VALLEYS AND 49-55 MOUNTAINS.
* MIN HUMIDITY...25-35 PERCENT.
* 20-FOOT WIND........
*     VALLEYS/LWR SLOPES...SOUTHEAST 4 TO 8 MPH IN THE MORNING SHIFTING
      TO THE SOUTH 7 TO 11 MPH WITH GUSTS TO AROUND 25 MPH IN THE
      AFTERNOON.
*     RIDGES/UPR SLOPES....SOUTHEAST 4 TO 8 MPH IN THE MORNING SHIFTING
      TO THE SOUTH 8 TO 12 MPH IN THE AFTERNOON.
* HAINES INDEX...2 VERY LOW.
* MIXING HEIGHT...2500 FT AGL.
* TRANSPORT WINDS...SOUTHWEST 8 TO 12 MPH.
* CWR (> 0.10 IN).....30 PERCENT.


.FORECAST DAYS 3 THROUGH 7......
.FRIDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. CHANCE OF RAIN SHOWERS. LOWS 37 TO 42.
HIGHS 57 TO 64 VALLEYS...49 TO 54 MOUNTAINS. SOUTHWEST WIND 8 TO
12 MPH.
.SATURDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS 34 TO 39. HIGHS 63 TO
69 VALLEYS...57 TO 64 MOUNTAINS. SOUTHEAST WIND 3 TO 7 MPH.
.SUNDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS 39 TO 44. HIGHS 62 TO 68 VALLEYS...
54 TO 60 MOUNTAINS. SOUTHWEST WIND 3 TO 7 MPH.
.MONDAY THROUGH TUESDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH SLIGHT CHANCE OF
RAIN SHOWERS. LOWS 41 TO 47. HIGHS 61 TO 69 VALLEYS...52 TO
59 MOUNTAINS.

.8 TO 14 DAY OUTLOOK FOR APR 23 - 29 2014

ABOVE NORMAL TEMPERATURES AND ABOVE NORMAL PRECIPITATION.


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