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Area forecast discussion
National Weather Service Spokane Washington
1043 PM PDT Thu may 25 2017

Synopsis...
after this evening's showers and thunderstorms, strong high
pressure will build over the region for this weekend. Expect dry
and warm weather for Memorial Day. Look for afternoon
temperatures in the 80s by Sunday, Monday and Tuesday. Our warm
weekend will likely cause rises on rivers in central and north
central Washington next week. A return to cooler and unsettled
weather looks to arrive late next week.



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Discussion...
showers have mostly dissipated across the region this evening,
except for a few showers lingering over the northern Panhandle.
Expect clouds to hang around over the southeast portion of the
region and clear out over the northwest portion of the region
through the rest of tonight. /Svh



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Aviation...
06z tafs: some mid to high level clouds will linger over the
region through tonight, especially over the Idaho Panhandle. High
pressure will begin to build on Friday. This will restrict shower
chances to over the northeast blue mtns and the higher terrain of
the southern to central Idaho Panhandle. Isolated thunderstorms
with this convection Friday afternoon will be possible as well,
but is not expected to impact the taf sites. /Svh



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Preliminary point temps/pops...
Spokane 47 74 51 78 55 82 / 0 0 0 0 0 0
Coeur D'Alene 44 73 47 77 49 81 / 10 10 10 0 0 10
Pullman 44 70 45 76 47 80 / 0 10 0 0 0 0
Lewiston 48 77 50 82 53 87 / 0 10 10 0 0 0
Colville 45 76 48 81 52 82 / 0 0 0 0 0 0
Sandpoint 42 71 43 76 46 78 / 10 10 10 0 0 10
Kellogg 41 71 43 76 46 79 / 10 20 10 0 0 10
Moses Lake 47 82 50 86 52 89 / 0 0 0 0 0 0
Wenatchee 51 81 55 84 57 88 / 0 0 0 0 0 0
Omak 49 81 50 85 52 87 / 0 0 0 0 0 10

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