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Air Stagnation Advisory issued December 18 at 10:46AM PST until December 19 at 12:00PM PST by NWS

..LIGHT WINDS AND INVERSIONS WILL PERSIST THROUGH MUCH OF THE WORKWEEK. THIS WILL LEAD TOWARD STAGNANT AIR CONDITIONS OVER MUCH OF CENTRAL AND NORTHEAST WASHINGTON. ...AIR STAGNATION ADVISORY REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL NOON PST FRIDAY... * AIR QUALITY...LIGHT WINDS AND STABLE CONDITIONS WILL INCREASE

Today

Hi42° Chance Rain

Tonight

Lo32° Rain/Snow Likely

Saturday

Hi37° Rain/Snow

Saturday Night

Lo37° Rain Likely

Sunday

Hi45° Chance Rain

Sunday Night

Lo36° Slight Chc Rain

Monday

Hi42° Partly Sunny

Monday Night

Lo34° Slight Chc Rain

Tuesday

Hi42° Partly Sunny

Tuesday Night

Lo33° Slight Chc Rain

Water users hunker down for long, low-water haul

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WENATCHEE — New wells, deeper wells, longer irrigation intakes and big expenses appear to be in the future for many Columbia River water users left dry by the lowered reservoirs behind Wanapum and Rock Island dams.

“During the test, we sucked air,” Tim Dyco, a resident of Hurst Landing Estates, said Monday of a two-day flow test the Chelan County PUD did on its stretch of the river between Rocky Reach and Rock Island dams. “The whole aquifer is being impacted by this.”

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