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Area forecast discussion 
National Weather Service Spokane Washington
927 am PDT Tuesday Jul 29 2014

Synopsis...
hot temperatures and dry weather will continue through midweek.
Thunderstorms chances will increase during the latter portion of
the work week as monsoonal moisture overspreads the inland
northwest.




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Discussion...

The heat advisory has been expanded this afternoon to include the
Wenatchee area and the Okanogan Valley. Eastern Washington heat
advisory criteria is temperatures of 103 degrees or more.
Elevations below 2000 feet from Oroville to Brewster to Wenatchee
should easily reach criteria this afternoon. The light winds will
make conditions this afternoon particularly stifling today. /Gkoch

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Aviation...
12z tafs: high pressure will continue to keep mostly clear skies
and light winds over the aviation area for the next 24 hours with
just some high clouds moving in from the south. /Ek




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Preliminary point temps/pops...
Spokane 99 68 96 67 95 69 / 0 0 0 10 10 10
Coeur D'Alene 98 64 94 62 94 64 / 0 0 10 10 10 10
Pullman 97 60 94 59 93 61 / 0 10 20 10 10 10
Lewiston 105 72 101 68 100 72 / 0 10 20 20 20 20
Colville 101 60 99 59 98 60 / 0 0 0 10 10 10
Sandpoint 94 57 91 56 93 56 / 0 0 10 10 10 10
Kellogg 94 62 91 60 92 63 / 0 0 10 20 10 10
Moses Lake 104 67 101 65 99 66 / 0 0 0 0 10 10
Wenatchee 102 71 100 70 99 71 / 0 0 0 0 10 10
Omak 103 66 102 65 100 66 / 0 0 0 0 10 10

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Otx watches/warnings/advisories...
Idaho...heat advisory until 8 PM PDT this evening for Lewiston area.

Washington...heat advisory until 8 PM PDT this evening for lower Garfield and
Asotin counties-Moses Lake area-Okanogan Valley-upper
Columbia Basin-Washington Palouse-Wenatchee area.

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