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WFO New York NY Fire Weather Products

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Product ID Description
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NYCRFWOKX Fire Weather Watch / Red Flag Warning
NYCFWFOKX Fire Weather Forecast
NYCSPSOKX Special Weather Statement
NYCAFDOKX Area Forecast Discussion
NYCAFMOKX Area Forecast Matrices
NYCPFMOKX Point Forecast Matrices
NYCZFPOKX Zone Forecast Product
NYCHWOOKX Hazardous Weather Outlook

Fire Weather Watch / Red Flag Warning Criteria

Explanation of Fire Weather Forecast
Fire Weather Terminology

Prescribed Burn Weather Support Procedures:

  1. Check the latest Fire Weather Forecast Information. (Use the Google Map interface to zoom in and click on your exact location - then examine all the various forecast inforamtion).
  2. IF conditions appear favorible for presciption burn - submit a SPOT request below no earlier than 36-48 hours in advance.


National Fire Weather Products

Day 1 Fire Weather Outlook from Storm Prediction Center
Day 1 Fire Weather Outlook from Storm Prediction Center
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Day 2 Fire Weather Outlook from Storm Prediction Center
Day 2 Fire Weather Outlook from Storm Prediction Center
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Regional Fire Weather Products


Fire Weather Observations


Fire Potential and Danger

Day 1 Fire Danger Rating from the USDA Forest Service
Day 1 Fire Danger Rating from the USDA Forest Service
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Day 2 Fire Danger Rating from the USDA Forest Service
Day 2 Fire Danger Rating from the USDA Forest Service
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Please send comments and requests to:
Tim Morrin, Fire Weather Program Leader
c/o National Weather Service
175 Brookhaven Avenue, NWS #1
Upton, NY 11973
tim.morrin@noaa.gov



National Weather Service
WFO-New York NY
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Upton, NY 11973

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