658  
FNUS76 KPQR 141558  
FWSPQR  
 
SPOT FORECAST FOR PINE CREEK...WA DNR  
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE PORTLAND OR  
858 AM PDT WED APR 14 2021  
 
FORECAST IS BASED ON FORECAST START TIME OF 0900 PDT ON APRIL 14.  
IF CONDITIONS BECOME UNREPRESENTATIVE...CONTACT THE NATIONAL WEATHER  
SERVICE PORTLAND, OREGON OFFICE.  
   
..LESS WIND TODAY
 
 
   
DISCUSSION
 
EASTERLY FLOW ALOFT WILL CONTINUE OVER SOUTHWEST  
WASHINGTON FOR THE NEXT COUPLE OF DAYS. THE OVERALL WIND PATTERN  
ALOFT TODAY WILL BE A LITTLE WEAKER COMPARED TO THE PAST COUPLE  
OF DAYS. THERMALLY-INDUCED SURFACE LOW PRESSURE IS EXPECTED TO  
BE CENTERED OVER THE BURN AREA THIS AFTERNOON. THE THERMAL TROUGH  
RETREATS TO THE COAST TONIGHT, BUT SHIFTS INTO THE INTERIOR  
VALLEYS THURSDAY. LOOK FOR INCREASING WIND FRIDAY.  
   
REST OF TODAY
 
 
SKY/WEATHER.........SUNNY.  
CHANCE OF PCPN......0%.  
LAL.................1.  
MAX TEMPERATURE.....65-70.  
MIN HUMIDITY........25-30%.  
WIND (20 FT)........  
SLOPE/VALLEY.......VARIABLE TO 5 MPH THROUGH 1000 THEN NORTH TO  
NORTHEAST 5-10 MPH.  
RIDGETOP...........EAST 15-20 MPH, EASING TO 10-15 MPH IN THE  
AFTERNOON.  
HAINES INDEX (MID)..6 (HIGH).  
HAINES INDEX(HIGH)..2 (VERY LOW).  
   
TONIGHT
 
 
SKY/WEATHER.........CLEAR.  
CHANCE OF PCPN......0%.  
LAL.................1.  
MIN TEMPERATURE.....36-41.  
MAX HUMIDITY........65-75%.  
WIND (20 FT)........  
SLOPE/VALLEY.......NORTH TO NORTHEAST 5-10 MPH EARLY EVENING THEN  
BECOMING DRAINAGE LESS THAN 5 MPH BY 2100.  
RIDGETOP...........NORTHEAST 10-15 MPH, INCREASING TO 15-20 MPH  
OVERNIGHT.  
HAINES INDEX (MID)..5 (MODERATE).  
HAINES INDEX(HIGH)..2 (VERY LOW).  
   
THURSDAY
 
 
SKY/WEATHER.........SUNNY.  
CHANCE OF PCPN......0%.  
LAL.................1.  
MAX TEMPERATURE.....69-74.  
MIN HUMIDITY........22-27%.  
WIND (20 FT)........  
SLOPE/VALLEY.......VARIABLE TO 5 MPH THROUGH 1000 THEN NORTHEAST  
5-10 MPH. GUSTS 15-20 MPH IN THE AFTERNOON.  
RIDGETOP...........NORTHEAST TO EAST 10-20 MPH.  
HAINES INDEX (MID)..5 (MODERATE).  
HAINES INDEX(HIGH)..2 (VERY LOW).  
 

 
FORECASTER...WEISHAAR  
REQUESTED BY...JOSH RIEPE  
TYPE OF REQUEST...WILDFIRE  
.TAG 2109054.0/PQR  
.DELDT 04/14/21  
.FORMATTERVERSION 1.0.26  
.EMAIL KYM.SCHOONOVER@DNR.WA.GOV  
 
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