Our Services, Your Needs

We've built a variety of products and services to help you make decisions about traveling, recreating in the backcountry, and supporting those involved in the public safety industry.


Our Wildfire Map shows every wildland fire burning around the country. Check to see if there are any wildfires are burning near you.


Check out the backcountry webcams we've installed to monitor remote weather & avalanche conditions with help from our partners.


Check local weather, snow, and road conditions around some of the most dangerous mountains passes in the United States.


We're researching and developing new techniques to communicate avalanche forecasts and threats as part of an on-going project.

Winter Mountain Snow & Travel Conditions

Exclusive Partner

We've partnered with Seattle-based True North Gear, LLC. to provide the FWAC Wildfire Map and additional tools for the public and the public safety industry. True North® makes a variety of high-quality firefighting gear and they support the same industries and communities that we do!

Our Mission

The Fire, Weather & Avalanche Center's (FWAC) mission as a 501(c)(3) non-profit organization is... We are currently piloting a suite of products for the Western U.S. We are currently building new tools all the time, but could always use support from you to bring these features to life!

Download the offical FWAC Android app for free.

SnøCams: Backcountry Webcam Network

We partner with some premier recreation organizations in the region to provide our backcountry webcams. These locations are usually remote and present difficult technical challenges to overcome.

Western Wallowas

Bluewood, WA

Cornucopia, OR

Spout Springs, OR

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