The Structure of the NWS Fire Weather Program

The Structure of the NWS Fire Weather Program
At the end of this module you should be able to: * Describe the components and responsibilities in the NWS Fire Weather Program, including the objectives of fire weather services provided by the NWS in support of fire weather customers. * Identify and use the three primary policy and guidance documents defining fire weather services to answer questions about the NWS Fire Weather Program. * Define the terms "Red Flag Warning" and "Fire Weather Watch" and determine the appropriate actions to take given a fire weather scenario. * Explain the actions customers take in response to an issuance of Fire Weather Watches and Red Flag Warnings.