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Area forecast discussion 
National Weather Service Spokane Washington
1056 PM PDT Friday Oct 24 2014

Synopsis...
a warm front lifts into the region tonight with a band of rain. A
strong cold front passes Saturday night into Sunday with very
windy conditions, including possible gusts in excess of 40 mph.
The pattern remains active into early next week. This includes the
potential for widespread rain again by Tuesday as moisture
associated with the remains of Tropical Storm Ana makes its way
toward the Pacific northwest.




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Discussion...
a band of precipitation associated with a warm front is slowly
moving north across the forecast area this evening. The forecast
was updated to better time the precipitation as it moves north.
Some patchy fog was also added to the weather grids for the Lewis-
Clark Valley and into the Moses Lake and Wenatchee areas. Once the
rain ends there will be ample low level moisture and light winds
to allow fog to develop. Stronger winds will follow the cold
frontal passage Saturday evening and a Wind Advisory remains in
effect for the Palouse and the Lower Basin. /Kelch

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Aviation...
06z tafs: a warm front lifting into eastern Washington and north Idaho will
bring areas of mainly light rain. The band of light rain has
lifted north of all taf sites. Low level moisture and light winds
behind the warm front will promote low stratus and patchy fog for
keat and kmwh through at least 18z Saturday. Confidence is low
that MVFR cigs may develop at klws but light downsloping winds
may keep VFR conditions there. Shower threat develops again
through the afternoon Saturday. This will be accompanied by
increased winds with gusts increasing to 25 to 30 kts after 03z
Sunday.




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Preliminary point temps/pops...
Spokane 44 63 43 53 36 50 / 10 10 80 30 10 10
Coeur D'Alene 42 64 42 52 34 49 / 10 10 90 30 20 20
Pullman 45 66 43 50 38 50 / 10 10 70 30 20 20
Lewiston 44 70 47 55 41 56 / 10 10 60 20 20 10
Colville 42 62 44 53 34 51 / 70 20 80 50 20 10
Sandpoint 40 61 42 49 33 47 / 70 20 100 70 30 20
Kellogg 41 60 40 46 34 43 / 10 20 100 50 40 30
Moses Lake 45 61 44 58 36 54 / 10 20 50 10 10 0
Wenatchee 44 60 42 56 39 54 / 30 40 80 10 10 10
Omak 42 57 42 53 34 53 / 70 40 90 30 10 0

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Otx watches/warnings/advisories...
Idaho...none.
Washington...Wind Advisory from 8 PM Saturday to 3 PM PDT Sunday for lower
Garfield and Asotin counties-Spokane area-upper Columbia
Basin-Washington Palouse.

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