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M.L.King Day

Hi19° Slight Chance Wintry Mix and Patchy Freezing Fog

Tonight

Lo16° Chance Wintry Mix

Tuesday

Hi29° Wintry Mix Likely

Tuesday Night

Lo26° Rain

Wednesday

Hi36° Rain

Wednesday Night

Lo29° Rain Likely then Slight Chance Rain

Thursday

Hi36° Cloudy

Thursday Night

Lo27° Slight Chance Rain/Snow

Friday

Hi34° Rain Likely

Friday Night

Lo24° Snow Likely

Auvil Fire acreage downsized to 620

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ORONDO — The latest lightning-sparked fire to plague North Central Washington proved less burly than it first appeared.

The Auvil Fire, estimated at 1,000 acres after it was sparked Thursday afternoon near Daroga State Park, instead proved to be about 620 acres in size when firefighters got a look at it in the daylight Friday.

Evacuation levels at first placed as a precaution on homes along Highway 97 and in the Desert Canyon area were formally dropped Friday, said Douglas…

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