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Fire Weather Information

Forest Fire

 

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Local Area Fire Weather Products:

Note: Extreme fire danger does not necessarily mean Red Flag Warning Criteria has been met.

Red Flag Warning Criteria: Three consecutive hours when relative humidity is less than 20% and winds are greater than 15kts or frequent gusts over 25kts, or when there is greater than 15% coverage of dry lightning expected.


Click a county on the map below to get the most recent Fire Weather Forecast.  Data from the map
may be not be available during the winter season.

Fire Danger Index

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Other Fire Weather Products

Observations Observed Fire Danger | 10 Minute Average Wind |
| 24-hr Precip.| Temperatures | Relative Humidity |
4-panel: Wind, Rain, Temp, RH
Next Day Forecasts Forecast Fire Danger | 10 Minute Average Wind |
| 24-hr Precip. | Temperatures | Relative Humidity |
4-panel: Wind, Rain, Temp, RH
Greenness  Visual Greenness Map | Relative Greenness |
Departure from Average Greenness
| Shrub Moisture | 4-panel Greenness |
Dead Fuel Moisture 10 Hour | 100 Hour | 1000 Hour
Drought Indices Keetch-Byram | Palmer | Drought Monitor
Lower Atmospheric Stability Haines Index
USA RAWS Climate Archive
WRCC (western region climatic center, RAWS only)
Area Upper Air Soundings Omaha, NE | North Platte, NE | Topeka, KS

 

 

SPC Fire Weather Products

Day 1 Fire Weather
Day 1 Fire Weather Outlook
Day 2 Fire Weather
Day 2 Fire Weather Outlook
SPC Risk Categories

 


Red Ball Other NOAA Fire Weather Links:

 

Area Fire Coordination Centers

 

WPC NCEP Surface Maps

Latest Surface Analysis
12-hr fcst | 18-hr fcst | 24-hr fcst | 30-hr fcst | 36-hr fcst | 48-hr fcst