Saturday, June 16, 2018

Fire Information

NIFC -The National Interagency Fire Center  http://www.nifc.gov
For "SIT Report" click "Fire Information" then click "Incident Management Situation Report-PDF"

New IRPG 2018
Link

National Fire Situational Awareness Map (Changes on second page "page i")
Link


Wildfire Today
http://wildfiretoday.com

Gmap4 Currrent Fires Map.  Satellite heat detected and Geomac fire perimeters (which may not be current).The latest version now includes weather and radar information and more. Get the latest on current fires thanks to Joseph Elfelt.
Gmap4link
For best options click on "Map"-"Overlays"-check "VIIRS_fire_detection" and also "HMS_fire_detection"
Choose other maps and layers that you wish.For example terrain maps show chimneys,draws,and chutes...
while satellite shows the fuels, and "Aerial Google Hybrid" shows main roads with satellite veiw.

Recent Fire Maps from NIFC  https://ftp.nifc.gov/
 choose Incident Specific Data& location (for example pacific_nw/)(for viewing in Google Earth choose kmz file , if available)

Inciweb
https://inciweb.nwcg.gov/ 

Active Fire Maps from USFS
https://fsapps.nwcg.gov/afm/

Geomac large fire map
http://www.geomac.gov/


NIFCs Geographic Area Coordinating Centers
https://gacc.nifc.gov/


Web Fire Mapper
https://firms.modaps.eosdis.nasa.gov/firemap/

2014 Incident Response Pocket Guide (IRPG)
http://www.nwcg.gov/pms/pubs/pms461/pms461

WFSTAR (Wildland Safety Refresher link)
http://www.nifc.gov/wfstar/

Wildland Fire Incident Management Field Guide (replaces the Fireline Hand Book)(Wildland Fire IMFG)
link

NIFC/WFSTAR Apps  http://www.nifc.gov/wfstar/tools.html