Tag: fire danger

Uncategorized | July 20, 2015

July 20 Fire Statistics and Pocketcard Update

After rain and cooler weather fire danger has rebounded and gained back most losses. With the reasonably mild weather predicted this week we can expect high fire behavior. ERC values will steady out in the extreme range and stay there. Fire stats show continued hard work on initial attack resources to keep fires small. Please […]

Uncategorized | July 13, 2015

July 13 Fire Statistics and Pocketcard Update

Weather has significantly reduced fire danger with measurable precipitation everywhere across southwest Oregon. We will begin a slow recovery as weather dries out and we warm back up. This week has only moderate high temperatures and some chance for more rain.   Please see below for the latest pocket card and fire statistics update. July […]

Uncategorized | July 6, 2015

July 6 Fire Statistics and Pocketcard Update

Southwest Oregon District is continuing to set new maximum ERC values and record low fuel moisture values for this time of year. Continued hot, dry weather is forecast over the area through the week with another chance of disturbance coming throughout the week. Please see below for the latest pocket card and fire statistics update. July 6 […]

Uncategorized | June 29, 2015

June 29 Fire Statistics and Pocketcard Update

Southwest Oregon District is continuing to set record high ERC values and record low fuel moisture values for this time of year. Continued hot, dry weather is forecast over the area through the week with another chance of disturbance coming this weekend. Industrial Fire Precaution levels will increase to level 2 on Wednesday July 1. […]

Uncategorized | June 15, 2015

June 15 Pocket Card and Fire Statistics Update

This weekend we increased fire danger to high and are currently at an IFPL 1. This week there will continue to be hot, dry weather and we will see fire behavior increase because of this. Fuels are trending drier than normal especially at high elevation due to low snowpack. June_15_Pocketcard June_15_Stats