Information (WFMI) Weather
Lesson 7: Post
WFMI Weather module is linked to National
Interagency Fire Center (NIFC) Asset
Management System (NAMS)
User can update post
trip information through
WFMI Weather interface
trip Update = Document annual
maintenance and repairs
In the WFMI Weather module, pick Select Station.
A station can be selected from this list or the
Change Selection Criteria button can be chosen. More
information about Select Station is in Lesson 4.
trip Update on the Station page.
Assign Asset Numbers
under a depot,
or full ride contract with the Remote
Sensing Fire Weather Support Unit (RSFWSU),
asset numbers must be assigned.
If the station is
under contract with
RSFWSU, continue to the Dates field
In the New Asset Number column, the assets ordered from
RSFWSU are shown. Select the asset number of the
sensor/part that was installed on the station during annual
maintenance or repair. If more than one asset was ordered,
be sure to select the correct number to assign to that station.
Complete the annual maintenance date, or if this
was a repair, fill in the repair date. Tipping bucket
zeroed date can be completed, if known.
DCP program, DCP firmware, and Solar
annual maintenance or repair.
ame of person
along with the current date, is automatically
A RAWS asset report can be emailed to
Click Submit Post
trip Update button
if all information on page is complete.
Updates Submitted to NAMS
The page shows that the information was
submitted to NAMS.
NAMS Asset Report
If a NAMS Asset Report was requested, a
confirmation will appear on the page.
For stations under contract with RSFWSU, the
may show multiple sensors for the station. This is
due to both old and new sensors assigned to the station.
The old sensors will remain assigned to the station until
they are shipped and received at RSFWSU and cleared
from the order.