NWS Springfield, Missouri Fire Weather

Fire Weather Spot Forecast Requests Via the Internet:

Spot Forecasts are issued for prescribed burns, wildfires, spray projects, or any number of land management activities within our forecast area.  Government agencies anywhere within our fire weather forecast area can request a spot forecast.

Click Here For A Spot Forecast For Prescribed Fire or Wildland Fire Incidents

To public safety or government emergency management agencies:  For weather support information for non-wildland fire related incidents or weather sensitive events please contact the National Weather Service directly to arrange support.

Fire Weather News
National Wildland Significant Fire Potential Outlook From National Interagency Fire Center Predictive Services
Submit a Storm Report to the National Weather Service
National Weather Service Enhanced Data Display
National Weather Service Chat Available For Fire Partners
Experimental Nationwide NWS Fire Weather Web Page
Smoke Management For Large Burn Projects and Large Scale HAZMET Emergencies

iNWS - Interactive NWS - Receive customized  text messages and email alerts. Includes Red Flag Warnings. Available only to NWS core partners, including emergency managers, community leaders and other government agencies.

Wireless Emergency Alerts (WEA) Information
U.S. Drought Portal


Current Weather Map With Satellite Imagery (from HPC) Current Weather Map With Radar Mosaic (from HPC experimental) Short Range Forecast Maps (from HPC) Forecast Days 3 to 7
Current Weather Map With Satellite Imagery (from WPC) Current Weather Map With Radar Mosaic (from WPC) Short Range Forecast Maps (from WPC)
Forecast Days 3 to 7 (WPC)
 National Forecast  Warnings & Forecasts Graphical Forecasts National Maps Radar Rivers Air Quality Satellite Climate  National Radar  
 National Forecast Overview  National Weather Hazards  Radar  NWS Fire Weather Page
     Alternative: NWS Ridge 2 Radar Display  



Local Fire Weather Text Forecast. Click on one of the shaded counties below to retrieve the fire weather forecast

for that county.


  Fire Weather Forecast Area:  
  Map of Fire Weather Forecast Area Bourbon County Kansas Crawford County Kansas Cherokee County, KS Vernon County Barton County Newton County McDonald County Barry County Lawrence County Dade County Cedar County St. Clair County Taney County Christian County Greene County Polk County Hickory County Benton County Morgan County Camden County Miller County Maries County Dallas County Laclede County Webster County Wright County Douglas County Ozark County Howell County Texas County Pulaski County Phelps County  
Forecast Products:
Experimental Point Forecasts Springfield / St. Louis / Paducah NWS Springfield Severe Weather Summary Page
Graphical Forecasts
Weather Planner Springfield Region/ St. Louis/ Paducah
Hazardous Weather Outlook  
National Fire Danger Rating System (NFDRS) Information
Tabular NFDRS Observations and Forecast From WIMS (U.S. Forest Service) NFDRS Daily RAWS Reports and NWS Point Forecasts
(from the Eastern Area Coordination Center)

Observed and Forecast  Fire Danger Rating Maps (Wildland Fire Assessment System)
Grassland Fire Danger Index (GFDI)
Grassland Fire Danger Index (GFDI)
Grassland Fire Danger Index Observer's Guide
Click on one of the links below to display the text product:

Area Observations (note observation platforms are not operated by the NWS)

 Regional Observations Map
 MesoWest (Univ. of Utah) 
 Community Collaborative Rain, Hail and Snow  Network (CoCoRaHS) 
Ava/Tidwell Site (NFDRS-SGF) Camdenton  (NFDRS-SGF) Mt. Vernon  (NFDRS-SGF) Roby  (NFDRS-SGF)
Wah Kon Tah (NFDRS-SGF)      
Ashland Big Spring Carr Creek Clinton
Council Bluff Doniphan Farmington Piedmont
Sinkin State Line, KS Sullivan  
Area Airport Observations (ASOS/AWOS)
Branson AWOS Branson West AWOS Camdenton AWOS Clinton AWOS
Farmington ASO Ft. Leonard Wood  ASOS Joplin ASOS Lebanon AWOS
Monett AWOS Neosho AWOS Nevada AWOS Osage Beach AWOS
Piedmont AWOS Rolla/Vichy ASOS Sedalia ASOS Springfield ASOS
Sullivan AWOS Warrensburg AWOS Warsaw AWOS West Plains ASOS
Whiteman AFB ASOS      
Kansas and Oklahoma
Chanute KS ASOS Fort Scott KS AWOS Grove, OK AWOS Parsons, KS  ASOS
Pittsburg, KS AWOS  
Bentonville, AR AWOS Flippin, AR AWOS Harrison, AR ASOS Mountain Home, AR ASOS
Rogers, AR AWOS  

Cook Station Crawford County x

Green Ridge  x

Lamar (includes 10hr fuel)  X Mountain Grove (includes 10 hr fuel)   X

Mount Vernon       x

Versailles   x

Near Arma, KS 10 WSW Salem, MO    
Nearby Oklahoma Mesonet Stations (far northeast Oklahoma)
Miami Jay Westville OK-FIRE

Other Links

Fire Weather Annual Operating Plan (.pdf file requires Adobe Acrobat or Adobe Acrobat Reader)

Fire Weather Annual Operating Plan (MS Word Version)

 Fire Incidents Status Nationwide
 Active Fire Mapping Program
 National Fire and Aviation Management Page (includes Weather Information Management System (WIMS))
 Wildfire Assessment System (Maps of Various Weather, Fuel Moisture, Drought, Burning Parameters, etc)
 National Interagency Fire Center
 National Interagency Coordination Center
 Eastern Area Coordination Center
 Rocky Mountain Area Coordination Center
 Eastern Area Modeling Constortium / Rocky Mountain Center Research Center  / Southern High Resolution Modeling Consortium
 Mark Twain National Forest - Current Conditions
 U.S. Forest Service Fire and Aviation Page
 Missouri Department of Conservation Forestry  / Wildfire Prevention / Prescribed Fire / Missouri Wildfire Statistics
 Healthy Forests and Rangelands - National Fire Plan

 AIRNow.gov (Air Quality Monitoring Page)

 Firewise Communities
 Great Plains Fire Science / Oak Woodlands & Forests Fire Consortium / Joint Fire Science Program


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