South Central Oregon Fire Management Partnership Fire Danger Operating Plan

Desert Fire Danger Rating Area

Fuel Model: Y
RAWS: 353406 353424
Fire Weather Zones: ORZ625 NVZ458
Historic Data Years: 2010-2021
Description: Great Basin high elevation desert in southern Oregon and northern Nevada.

SFDI: Jolly, W. Matt; Freeborn, Patrick H.; Page, Wesley G.; Butler, Bret W. 2019. Severe Fire Danger Index: A forecastable metric to inform firefighter and community wildfire risk management. Fire. 2: 47.
PV: Experimental replacement for the NFDRS 1978 Oregon and Washington Precaution Value, testing fire season 2022.