POLICY REFERENCES


RED FLAG WATCH/WARNING

PRODUCT: Fire Weather Forecast (FWF)

REFERENCE: WSOM Chapter D-9, Section 20, ROML with WSOM D-9

ISSUED BY: All Offices with Fire Weather Responsibility

PURPOSE: To inform land managers of weather conditions that could lead to extensive wildfire occurrences.

CHANGES: Effective June 1, 1995, the words "Fire Weather Watch" replaced "RED FLAG WATCH".

COMMENTS: None

CONTACT: Mario D. Valverde, W/SR1x5
Special Programs & Technical Support Meteorologist
(817) 978-2652 Ext. 107


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Last updated December 13, 1996
Missy Perales