Fire Weather  


Current Fire Weather Outlook Areas 

Day 1 OutlookDay 1 Outlook

SPC Outlooks: Day 1(click to enlarge)

Forecasts & Observations
Point Fire Weather Forecasts
Colorado Bend
Paint Creek

Routine Products
Fire Weather Planning Forecast
Fire Weather Point Forecast Matrices
NFDRS Forecasts
Exerimental Weather Activity Planner
NFDRS Digital Forecast Images

Non-Routine Products
Fire Weather Watch / Red Flag Warning
*Spot Forecast Request*
*NEW Spot Forecast Request Site*
For questions on how to submit a Spot Forecast, call 325-944-9445 to speak with a NWS San Angelo Fire Weather

Fire Weather (RAWS) Observations
(Winds reported at 20 foot level)
Texas RAWS
  - Barnhart
  - Coleman
  - Colorado Bend
  - Hamby
  - Mason
  - Paint Creek
  - Comanche
  - Miller Creek
  - Merrill

METAR Observations
(Winds reported at 33 foot level)
San Angelo

Mesonet Observations
West Texas Mesonet (Texas Tech University)
Met. Data  -  Map
Ag. Data
MesoWest (University of Utah)


Day 2 OutlookDay 2 Outlook

 SPC Outlooks: Day 2(click to enlarge)

Useful Links
Texas Forest Service & Emergency Mgmt. Links
Texas Forest Service (TFS)
Forecast Fire Danger Map
Texas Forest Service ERC Percentile Map
Texas Forest Service KBDI Map
Visual Greenness Map
Relative Greenness Map
Departure from Average Greenness Map
Texas Forest Service Fuel Dryness Map
Texas Interagency Coordination Center (TICC)
Texas Forest Service Situation Report
Texas Burn Ban Map
Texas Division of Emergency Management

Other NOAA/NWS Links
West Central Texas Drought Information
NWS National Fire Weather Page
NOAA Fire Weather Information Center
NOAA Air Resources Laboratory

USFS & Other Links
U.S. Forest Service
National Interagency Fire Center
National Interagency Coordination Center
Wildland Fire Assessment System
Interactive Greenness Map
Natural Resources Conservation Service

Observation Collectives
MesoWest Roundup (Mixed obs)
Regional Roundup (METARS only)

Fire and Smoke Analysis - NESDIS/Satellite Services
Interactive GIS Display
Smoke Trajectory Forecast
Hazard Mapping System Fire/Smoke Product

Red Flag Warning Criteria for West Central Texas
(1)20 Foot sustained winds equal to or greater than 20 mph for one or more hours
(2)Minimum relative humidity less than 20 percent 
(3)Abnormally dry fuels & High Fire Danger

Forecasts Observations
Fire Weather Forecast Red Flag Warning/Fire Weather Watches Spot Forecast Website Meteograms Page Observations from Mesowest Current Fire Danger Energy Release Component; San Angelo Area Energy Release Component; Abilene Area
Fire Weather Forecasts Red Flag Warnings & Watches Spot Forecasts Meteograms Mesowest Observations Observed Fire Danger ERC Percentiles San Angelo ERC Percentiles Abilene


Current Situation Outlooks Drought      
TFS Incident Mgmt Situation Report Texas Burn Bans Map SPC Day 1 Fire Weather Outlook SPC Day 2 Fire Weather Outlook Drought Information Interactive Greenness Maps Greenness Maps from TFS

Click Here for additional Links 

Situation Report  Burn Ban Map  SPC's Day 1 Outlook  SPC's Day 2 Outlook  Drought Information USFS  Greenness Maps  TFS Greenness Maps  


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