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Area forecast discussion 
National Weather Service Spokane Washington
1116 am PDT Tuesday Jun 30 2015

Synopsis...the weather will be mainly dry and continued very
warm throughout the week. A couple of weak disturbances today and
again Thursday will likely stir up the winds a bit in the
afternoon. Friday looks to be the warmest day this week...with
valley highs ranging from 96 to 104.

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Discussion...
no major changes to the forecast other than adding some showers
and potential for a few thunderstorms all of the northern
Cascade mountains. At this time it looks more likely that a
couple of strikes could come from near the Canadian border north
of Mazama and around Chesaw as a minor wave passage aloft moves
through b.C.

Temperatures will continue to climb into the 90s to near 100 in
the basin and Wenatchee areas. The Wenatchee River Valley will
experience some enhanced northwest winds late this afternoon and
evening as the shortwave trough moves across and normal diurnal
winds combine for gusts to 25 mph potentially. Winds will be
weaker Wednesday as high pressure builds over the region.

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Aviation...
18z tafs: high pressure will build in over the region and VFR
conditions forecast througout the period. This will promote
clearing skies and VFR conditions at all taf sites. Winds gusting
around 20 kts will affect the keat area this afternoon/evening.
Smoke from wildfire near wenatcheen may be present but
visibilities and ceilings will remain VFR at keat. /Tc





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Preliminary point temps/pops...
Spokane 94 65 95 66 97 68 / 0 0 0 0 0 0
Coeur D'Alene 91 61 92 61 95 62 / 0 0 0 0 0 0
Pullman 90 56 91 56 95 59 / 0 0 0 0 0 0
Lewiston 99 67 100 67 103 69 / 0 0 0 0 0 0
Colville 95 60 96 60 99 62 / 10 10 0 0 0 0
Sandpoint 90 54 91 54 93 56 / 10 10 0 0 0 0
Kellogg 90 60 91 58 95 59 / 0 0 0 0 0 0
Moses Lake 100 65 101 66 102 67 / 0 0 0 0 0 0
Wenatchee 99 69 100 73 104 73 / 0 0 0 0 0 0
Omak 98 61 99 63 101 63 / 0 0 0 0 0 0

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Otx watches/warnings/advisories...
Idaho...none.
Washington...red flag warning from 3 PM this afternoon to 8 PM PDT this
evening for East Washington south central Cascade valleys
(zone 676).

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