ATC Forecast for Operations Planning
The ATC issues detailed forecasts twice daily for the USFS-SR to support fire management activities planning.
The AM Forecast; A 36-hour forecast with 3-5 day outlook, posted workdays
between 7 and 8 am.
The PM Forecast; A 36-hour forecast with 3-5day outlook, posted by 5 pm on workdays
and some weekends/holidays.
Note: In most circumstances the PM forecast will provide adequate guidance for the next day.
Users requiring forecast data prior to 7 am each morning are encouraged to consider the PM forecast
as part of operations planning.