The Central Oregon Helitack Crew
Briefing

Weather Extremes
SOURCE
http://www.nws.noaa.gov/view/validProds.php?prod=FWF&node=KPDT
FORECAST FOR NE OREGON AND SE WASHINGTON
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE PENDLETON OR
250 PM PDT FRI APR 18 2014


DISCUSSION
BRIEF HIGH PRESSURE WILL BRING DRIER CONDITIONS THIS AFTERNOON AND TONIGHT. THEN A WEAK COLD FRONT WILL PUSH THROUGH THE AREA TOMORROW AFTERNOON FOR MAINLY BREEZY WINDS AND A CHANCE OF LIGHT SHOWERS NEAR THE CASCADES AND FAR NORTHEAST MOUNTAINS. THE NEXT SYSTEM WILL BRING A BETTER CHANCE OF PRECIPITATION LATE MONDAY AND INTO TUESDAY. A TROUGH OF LOW PRESSURE WILL KEEP A CHANCE OF SHOWERS GOING OVER THE AREA INTO WEDNESDAY.


WEATHER ZONETEMPRHWINDLALHAINES

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EXTREMES65 °F21%WEST 11 MPH13
Civil Twilight (idcide.com) 8:21 PM PDT



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