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Fuel Dryness


Moist - Little or no risk for large fires.
Dry - Low risk of large fires in the absence of a "High Risk" event.
Very dry - Low/Moderate risk of large fires in the absence of a "High Risk" event.
Data Unavailable.

High Risk Events


Windy with Low RH - Sustained wind speeds 15 mph or greater with Humidity 25% or less
Hot with Low RH - Temperatures above normal with humidity 25% or less
Recreation

Missing Stations

  • Kabnam
  • Loess Hills TNC Brok
  • Black River Falls
  • Midewin Tall Grass
  • Loess Hills TNC BROK
  • Desoto
  • Midewin Tall Grass
  • Midewin Tall Grass
  • Big Oaks NWR
  • Sullivan RAWS
  • Mo Bot
  • The Tower RAWS
  • Erie NWR
  • Blue Rock
  • Blue Rock
  • Nathaniel Mountain
  • Erie NWR
  • Blair Helibase
  • Garden Hollow
  • Lowville
  • White Mountain NF
  • Rachel Carson NWR
  • Isle au Haut
  • Mcfarland Hill
  • Long Island NWR Comp
  • USMA
  • Marconi
  • E.B. Forsythe NWR
  • Middlesex
  • Blue Mountain Lake
  • Ringwood

Eastern Area Area 7 Day
Significant Fire Potential

Issued: Thursday, Oct 23, 2014 Parameters:


Predictive Service Area Wed
Oct 22
Thu
Oct 23
Fri
Oct 24
Sat
Oct 25
Sun
Oct 26
Mon
Oct 27
Tue
Oct 28
Wed
Oct 29
EA01 - NW Minnesota
EA02 - SW Minnesota / N Iowa
EA03 - E Minnesota
EA04 - N Wisconsin/ W UP Michigan
EA05 - SE MN Srn Wisconsin
EA06 - NE Wisconsin / E UP Michigan
EA07 - N LP Michigan
EA08 - S LP Michigan/NW Indiana
EA09 - Srn IA/NW MO
EA10 - N ILLINOIS
EA11 - N INDIANA
EA12 - SW MISSOURI
EA13 - SE MISSOURI
EA14 - S IL/IN
EA15 - NW OH
EA16 - SE Ohio / NW W Virginia
EA17 - E WV/COAL FIELDS
EA18 - NW PA/WRN NY
EA19 - Centrl PA Centrl NY
EA20 - UPSTATE NY
EA21 - VT NH WRN ME
EA22 - ERN MAINE/COAST
EA23 - New England Metro
EA24 - ERN Mid-Atlantic/Coast

Weather

Great Lakes Compact (MN, WI, MI)

Fire Danger: Fire danger was low to moderate.

Fire Weather:  Scattered showers will continue across the central Great Lakes into Thursday evening as low pressure and its cool front drift through.  Mainly dry conditions are forecast over the compact Friday into Sunday with gusty northwest winds expected on Saturday.

 

 

Big Rivers Compact (IA, MO, IL, IN)

Fire Danger: Fire danger was low to moderate.

Fire Weather:  Mainly dry conditions are forecast over the majority of the compact over the next five days.  Scattered showers and a few storms will persist over parts of the western and central Big Rivers into Thursday evening as a cool front advances through.  The next chance of rainfall is forecast Monday night into Tuesday night. South to southwest winds will increase over the Big Rivers Sunday afternoon into Monday.

 

 

Northeast Compact (NY, MA, CT, RI, VT, NH, ME)

Fire Danger: Fire danger was mainly low to moderate.

Fire Weather:  Low pressure located off the Mid-Atlantic coast Thursday morning is forecast to drift northeast up the New England coast through the end of the work week.  Rainfall and strong winds will persist over central and northern New England into Friday as the low progresses up the coast.  A few showers may affect the compact this weekend but most areas will be dry.    

 

 

Mid-Atlantic Compact (OH, PA, NJ, DE, MD, WV)

Fire Danger: Fire danger was low to moderate.

Fire Weather:  Low pressure located off the Mid-Atlantic coast is forecast to drift northeast up the New England coast through the end of the work week.  Scattered showers and strong winds will linger over the eastern Mid-Atlantic States into Thursday evening.  Mainly dry conditions are forecast over the majority of the compact Friday into early next week. 

Fuels/Fire Potential

The majority of the Great Lakes and Big Rivers will dry out over the next 4 days.  

Resources

Resources are expected to be adequate across the Eastern Area this forecast period.

Forecasters: Marien 10/23/2014 0814 MDT