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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, Dec 18, 2014 Parameters:


Predictive Service Area Wed
Dec 17
Thu
Dec 18
Fri
Dec 19
Sat
Dec 20
Sun
Dec 21
Mon
Dec 22
Tue
Dec 23
Wed
Dec 24
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:  Mainly dry conditions are forecast into Saturday.  Areas of light snow may affect the western parts of the compact on Sunday.  More widespread rain changing to snow is forecast early next week.   

 

Big Rivers Compact (IA, MO, IL, IN)

Fire Danger: Fire danger was low to moderate.

Fire Weather:   Mainly dry conditions are forecast into Sunday.  Precipitation will then spread through the compact early next week.    

 

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

Fire Danger: Fire danger was mainly low.

Fire Weather:  Areas of snow showers and brisk northwest winds will persist across the northern half of the compact into Thursday afternoon as a low departs the compact.  Mainly dry conditions are forecast into Sunday. 

 

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

Fire Danger: Fire danger was mainly low.

Fire Weather:   Areas of lake effect snow will affect northwestern Pennsylvania into Thursday. Mainly dry conditions are then forecast into Sunday. 

Fuels/Fire Potential


Resources

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

Forecasters: Marien 12/18/2014 0729 MST