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Area forecast discussion
National Weather Service Spokane Washington
942 am PST sun Nov 19 2017

Synopsis...
rain and High Mountain snow will spread into the inland northwest
this evening and persist through the night. A series of storm
systems will produce several rounds of rain this week. Snow levels
will be quite high Tuesday, Wednesday, and Thursday allowing
motorists to travel over mountain passes on wet pavement.
Relatively mild temperatures and unsettled weather will continue
into the weekend.



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Discussion...
slow-moving frontal band has spread rain into northwest
Washington. It'll take awhile to get here, which should give
eastern Washington a dry Sunday. Rain and High Mountain snow will
spread into the north Cascades and northern mountains shortly
after sunset, and then across the remainder of the area by
midnight. The front may stall out over southeast Washington late tonight
and Monday. If it does, this could spell more rain for the
Pullman/Moscow area.

The upper Methow could also see some snow, but the arrival time of
late afternoon isn't real conducive to snow accumulations. Rj

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Aviation...
18z tafs: a Pacific frontal system will spread clouds and rain
over the area tonight and Monday morning. Keat should remain
mostly shadowed from the rain, and kmwh won't see much from it
either. The Spokane area airports as well as kpuw will see VFR
rain tonight. But then the cigs will lower to around IFR around
sunrise and remain that way through most of the morning. Rj

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Preliminary point temps/pops...
Spokane 45 38 46 38 49 44 / 10 100 50 40 100 90
Coeur D'Alene 44 37 45 38 47 44 / 0 100 70 50 90 90
Pullman 47 39 46 41 51 47 / 0 100 90 60 90 90
Lewiston 52 41 51 42 55 48 / 0 100 90 50 80 80
Colville 42 33 43 34 43 39 / 10 100 20 20 90 80
Sandpoint 41 34 41 34 43 40 / 10 100 60 30 90 90
Kellogg 40 34 42 35 44 42 / 0 100 80 60 90 90
Moses Lake 47 38 50 38 49 43 / 0 60 20 20 70 60
Wenatchee 43 35 47 37 45 39 / 10 50 20 10 70 60
Omak 43 34 45 36 44 40 / 10 60 10 10 80 60

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Otx watches/warnings/advisories...
Idaho...none.

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