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Heavy precipitation for parts of the Pacific Northwest

Moisture will continue to stream into the Pacific Northwest for the next several days. Heavy rain will continue along the coast, while heavy snow will impact the highest elevations of the Cascades. In the northern Plains and Upper Great Lakes, more arctic air will bring periods of snow, blustery winds and cold wind chills. Light snow is also possible in New England and the Ohio Valley. Read More >

Fire Weather Forecasts and Information
 

The National Weather Service Quad Cities Office is responsible for providing fire weather forecasts for eastern Iowa, northwest Illinois and northeast Missouri. The fire weather service program provides spot forecast services for the prevention, suppression and management of  forest and rangeland fires.


 Quad City Area Information

 

Grassland Fire Danger:     Red Flag Warning  (text) Issued for extreme fire danger conditions.  A Red Flag Warning means that critical fire weather conditions are occurring now or will develop shortly. A combination of strong wind, low relative humidity, and warm temperatures will contribute to extreme and explosive fire growth behavior. 
       
  Fire Weather Forecast (text)  County-by-County detailed forecast of fire growth parameters. 
       
  Hazardous Weather Outlook     
   
 

Forecast Graphics

Grassland Fire Danger Index Graphic

Available graphics include:

  • Fire Danger Index
  • Temperature
  • Humidity
  • Wind
  • Chance of precipitation 

National Forecast Information
 
Day 1 Outlook
Day 1 Fire Outlook
Day 2 Outlook
Day 2 Fire Outlook

The following links will take you to the SPC Fire Weather web page.

 


 

Additional Fire Weather Information

 


 

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