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Fire Weather Program Details

2015 North Carolina Fire Weather Annual Operating Plan
2015 South Carolina Fire Weather Annual Operating Plan

NWS Wilmington, NC Fire Weather Program Leader:

Weather Forecasts/Watches/Warnings for NWS Wilmington, NC


Fire Weather Planning Forecast (FWF)
 Point Forecast Matrix for NFDRS sites (PFW)
National Fire Danger Rating System (NFDRS) Forecasts (FWM)
Red Flag Warning / Fire Weather Watch (RFW)
Fire Danger Statement (SPS)*
Graphical Fire Weather Forecast

Hourly Weather Graph
Area Forecast Discussion
Zone Forecast Product (Text)
Area Forecast Matrices (Digital)

 

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                         
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                       

 

Fire Weather Observations and Parameters

RAWS Locations Map: (click on a station for detailed observation)

 

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                         
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                       

 

Observations

Current WFAS Meteorological Obs

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MesoWest
Desert Research Institute RAWS             
DRI Haines
NOAA HMS Analysis
InciWeb
 

Fire Danger

Current Fire Danger Class

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CPC Outlooks
NIFC Monthly Outlook
Drought Monitor
               Palmer Index Maps
               Keetch-Byram Index Maps
Large Fire Probability

Fuel Moisture

10-hr Fuel Moisture

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Advanced Hydrologic Prediction Service
WPC QPF Outlooks
Fuel Moisture Maps
Relative Greenness
% of Normal Rainfall:
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               30-day  
               60-day           
 

Smoke Analysis

V-Smoke Web Portal

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Current Smoke KML Files (Opens in Google Earth)                                               
NOAA Smoke Text Product
Smoke Trajectory Forecast
V-Smoke Background
BlueSky Framework
Wildland Fire Decision Support - Smoke

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                         
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                        

 

Regional and National Fire Weather Information

North Carolina Forest Service


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Fire Control and Prevention

Wildfire: Statistics / Current Activity

North Carolina FireWise Program

The Fire Environment/Related Info

Forest: Health / Management / Permitting


South Carolina Forestry Commission


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Fire Control and Prevention

Wildfire: Statistics / Current Activity

South Carolina FireWise Program

The Fire Environment/Related Info

Forest: Health / Management / Permitting


Information from National Centers

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SPC National Fire Weather Outlook

Southern Area Coordination Center

Seasonal Fire Outlook (opens as .pdf)

National Interagency Fire Center

Wildland Fire Assessment System

 

U.S. Forest Service
U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service
North Carolina Division of Forest Resources
National Association of State Forester
The Nature Conservancy of North Carolina
The Nature Conservancy of South Carolina
North Carolina Wildlife Resources Commission
South Carolina Department of Natural Resources
Southern Fire Exchange

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                         
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                       

 

Surrounding NWS Offices Fire Weather Information

NWS Blacksburg, VA
Fire Weather Planning Forecast
Red Flag Warning/Fire Weather Watch
Fire Danger Statement*
NWS Charleston, SC
Fire Weather Planning Forecast
Red Flag Warning/Fire Weather Watch
Fire Danger Statement*
   
NWS Columbia, SC
Fire Weather Planning Forecast
Red Flag Warning/Fire Weather Watch
Fire Danger Statement*
NWS Greenville-Spartanburg, SC
Fire Weather Planning Forecast
Red Flag Warning/Fire Weather Watch
Fire Danger Statement*
   
NWS Morristown, TN
Fire Weather Planning Forecast
Red Flag Warning/Fire Weather Watch
Fire Danger Statement*
NWS Newport/Morehead City, NC
Fire Weather Planning Forecast
Red Flag Warning/Fire Weather Watch
Fire Danger Statement*
   
NWS Raleigh, NC
Fire Weather Planning Forecast
Red Flag Warning/Fire Weather Watch
Fire Danger Statement*
NWS Wakefield, VA
Fire Weather Planning Forecast
Red Flag Warning/Fire Weather Watch
Fire Danger Statement*

 

*Fire Danger Statements are issued using the Special Weather Statement (SPS) and will only appear if one is in effect.