Welcome to MesoWest Alaska Fire & Fuels (AKFF)
Alaska Fire & Fuels is an interagency resource for Alaska Fire Weather and representative fuel conditions throughout the state. Based on the Canadian Forest Fire Danger Rating System (CFFDRS), both daily and hourly depictions of observed and forecast conditions are available for use.
Map Display
View the data on an interactive map of Alaska.
Tabular & Station Data
Customized tables for viewing data.
Visual histograms of observations and indices.
Additional utilities for advanced users.
Download Data
Access data for use in other applications.
MesoWest AK Map
Use the classic MesoWest surface map.

Fire Danger Adjective descriptions


Contact Us

For more information, and to provide input to system operations and management, please contact atmos-mesowest@lists.utah.edu.

External Resources


MesoWest Homepage
Great Lakes Fire & Fuels
MesoWest API


AICC Homepage
Fire Weather Page
Fire Danger Page
Daily Weather Briefing Presentation
Daily Weather Briefing Podcast
Red Flag Criteria
Daily Satellite Analysis
7-Day Outlook Table
7-Day Outlook Map
Fire Season Outlook Podcast


AFSC Homepage
AFSC Events
AFSC Library
Interagency Arctic Research Policy Committee
Fire Research, Development, and Application
Fire Behavior and Modeling
Lake States Fire Science Consortium Fire Danger/Behavior


NWS Alaska Fire Weather Homepage
Anchorage Area Discussion
Juneau Area Discussion
Fairbanks Area Discussion
Spot Forecasts
Satellite Loop
Satellite Image
Radar Imagery
Home Map Tables Graphs Tools Download