Spot Weather Forecast

What is Spot Weather Forecast?

Spot Weather Forecast meaning in Safety terms is

  • A special forecast issued to fit the time, topography, and weather of a specific incident. These forecasts are issued upon request of the user agency and are more detailed, timely, and specific than zone forecasts. Usually, on-site weather observations or a close, representative observation is required for a forecast to be issued. 



reference: Glossary A – Z | National Wildfire Coordinating Group