Blue Mountain Fire Danger Operating Plan

FDRA 5 – Central Blues Fire Danger Rating Area

Fuel Model: Y
RAWS: 351414 352124 352327 352416
Fire Weather Zones: OR642 OR644 OR646
Historic Data Years: 2010-2020
Description: Area from La Grande to Seneca, includes the North Fork John Day and Strawberry Wilderness areas and the Elk Horn Mountain Range.

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.

FDRA fire history data.
Short, Karen C. 2022. Spatial wildfire occurrence data for the United States, 1992-2020 [FPA_FOD_20221014]. 6th Edition. Fort Collins, CO: Forest Service Research Data Archive. https://doi.org/10.2737/RDS-2013-0009.6

FDRA MODIS historical data.
Weather and NFDRS thresholds (median) associated with >= 10 MODIS on the same day. If no chart is displayed below there were no historical days during the period that met the criteria.