Blue Mountain Fire Danger Operating Plan

FDRA 4 – John Day Valley Fire Danger Rating Area

Fuel Model: Y
RAWS: 352332 352330 352327
Fire Weather Zones: OR642 OR644
Historic Data Years: 2010-2020
Description: Southern foothills of the Blue Mountains, the John Day River Valley, Slide and Iron Mountain Areas.

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.