Dispatch center is commanded for the Festus Police Department, Festus Fire Department, and Joachim Plattin Township Amublance District. he Festus Police Department Communications Center is staffed, 7 days per week, 24 hours per day, by 7 civilian dispatchers, 2 civilian supervisors, under the command of a Sergeant.
Operating as usual
(Delayed) R.I.P. Firefighter\EMT-P Greg Light of Eureka Fire Protection District
[02/05/14] Please people be safe on the roads!! Also for the early risers, check road conditions before heading out and to anyone going out in the morning make sure if you warm your car up in a garage to open the garage atleast halfway!!! Stay safe!
Fire Weather Watch
URGENT - FIRE WEATHER MESSAGE
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE SPRINGFIELD MO
136 PM CST WED JAN 29 2014
...A FIRE WEATHER WATCH IS IN EFFECT FOR THURSDAY...
.STRONG SOUTH TO SOUTHWEST WINDS WILL CONTINUE TO DEVELOP TODAY
AND TONIGHT AS A COLD FRONT APPROACHES FROM THE NORTHWEST AND
STRONG HIGH PRESSURE REMAINS EAST OF THE AREA. POOR HUMIDITY
RECOVERY TONIGHT AND CONTINUED DRY WEATHER ON THURSDAY COUPLED
WITH DRY VEGETATION AND STRONG WINDS WILL LEAD TO THE HIGH
POTENTIAL FOR RAPID FIRE SPREAD IF NATURAL COVER FIRES OCCUR.
136 PM CST WED JAN 29 2014
...FIRE WEATHER WATCH IN EFFECT FROM THURSDAY MORNING THROUGH
THURSDAY AFTERNOON FOR STRONG WINDS AND LOW HUMIDITY FOR FAR
SOUTHEAST KANSAS AND THE MISSOURI OZARKS...
THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN SPRINGFIELD HAS ISSUED A FIRE
WEATHER WATCH FOR STRONG SOUTH WINDS AND LOW HUMIDITY...WHICH IS IN EFFECT
THURSDAY MORNING AND AFTERNOON.
* AFFECTED AREA...IN KANSAS...FIRE WEATHER ZONE 073 BOURBON...
FIRE WEATHER ZONE 097 CRAWFORD AND FIRE WEATHER ZONE 101
CHEROKEE. IN MISSOURI...FIRE WEATHER ZONE 055 BENTON...FIRE
WEATHER ZONE 056 MORGAN...FIRE WEATHER ZONE 057 MILLER...FIRE
WEATHER ZONE 058 MARIES...FIRE WEATHER ZONE 066 VERNON...FIRE
WEATHER ZONE 067 ST. CLAIR...FIRE WEATHER ZONE 068 HICKORY...
FIRE WEATHER ZONE 069 CAMDEN...FIRE WEATHER ZONE 070 PULASKI...
FIRE WEATHER ZONE 071 PHELPS...FIRE WEATHER ZONE 077 BARTON...
FIRE WEATHER ZONE 078 CEDAR...FIRE WEATHER ZONE 079 POLK...
FIRE WEATHER ZONE 080 DALLAS...FIRE WEATHER ZONE 081 LACLEDE...
FIRE WEATHER ZONE 082 TEXAS...FIRE WEATHER ZONE 088 JASPER...
FIRE WEATHER ZONE 089 DADE...FIRE WEATHER ZONE 090 GREENE...
FIRE WEATHER ZONE 091 WEBSTER...FIRE WEATHER ZONE 092 WRIGHT...
FIRE WEATHER ZONE 093 NEWTON...FIRE WEATHER ZONE 094
LAWRENCE...FIRE WEATHER ZONE 095 CHRISTIAN...FIRE WEATHER ZONE
096 DOUGLAS...FIRE WEATHER ZONE 097 HOWELL...FIRE WEATHER ZONE
101 MCDONALD...FIRE WEATHER ZONE 102 BARRY...FIRE WEATHER ZONE
103 STONE...FIRE WEATHER ZONE 104 TANEY AND FIRE WEATHER ZONE
* WINDS...SOUTH WINDS 20 TO 30 MPH WITH GUSTS UP TO 40 MPH.
* TIMING...THURSDAY MORNING AND AFTERNOON. ELEVATED FIRE DANGER
WILL ALSO OCCUR TONIGHT AS GUSTY WINDS CONTINUE TO DEVELOP.
* RELATIVE HUMIDITY...POOR HUMIDITY RECOVERY TONIGHT WITH MAXIMUM
HUMIDITY VALUES OF 40 TO 50 PERCENT. DAYTIME MINIMUM HUMIDITY ON
THURSDAY AS LOW AS 25 TO 30 PERCENT.
* TEMPERATURES...NIGHT TIME LOWS WILL BE IN THE MID AND UPPER 20S.
THURSDAY AFTERNOON HIGHS WILL BE IN THE MID 40S TO NEAR 50
* IMPACTS...ANY OUTDOOR BURNING WILL BE MORE DIFFICULT TO CONTAIN
AND CONTROL THAN USUAL. NATURAL COVER FIRES WILL SPREAD QUICKLY.
A FIRE WEATHER WATCH MEANS THAT CRITICAL FIRE WEATHER CONDITIONS
ARE FORECAST TO OCCUR. LISTEN FOR LATER FORECASTS AND POSSIBLE
RED FLAG WARNINGS.
[07/28/13] Festus 6612 assisted Park Hills Fire Department with a Structure Fire (commercial) last night.
[03/29/13] Everyone please be in prayer for the Potosi Fire District, Chief Knight!
WINTER STORM ADVISORY:
READ FURTHER PLEASE
JEFFERSON MO-MONROE IL-RANDOLPH IL-ST. CLAIR IL-STE. GENEVIEVE MO-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...BELLEVILLE...CHESTER
428 PM CST WED FEB 20 2013
...WINTER STORM WARNING REMAINS IN EFFECT FROM 9 AM THURSDAY TO
MIDNIGHT CST THURSDAY NIGHT...
* TIMING...PRECIPITATION WILL OVERSPREAD THE AREA DURING LATE
THURSDAY MORNING...WILL BECOME HEAVY AT TIMES THE REST OF THE
DAY...AND THEN TAPER OFF DURING THE EVENING. THE PRECIPITATION
WILL TEND TO BE MORE SNOW EARLY IN THE EVENT BUT IS EXPECTED
TO BECOME MIXED WITH OR TRANSITION TO SLEET AND FREEZING RAIN
DURING THE DAY ON THURSDAY BEFORE TAPERING OFF AS FREEZING
DRIZZLE THURSDAY EVENING. PRECIPITATION WILL TEND TO BE MORE
FREEZING RAIN SOUTH OF INTERSTATE 70 AND MORE SNOW NORTH OF
* ACCUMULATIONS...SNOW AND SLEET ACCUMULATION OF AROUND 1
INCH...ALONG WITH OF ONE TENTH TO TWO TENTHS OF AN INCH OF ICE.
* WINDS...EAST 5 TO 15 MPH WITH GUSTS UP TO 25 MPH.
* IMPACTS...HEAVY SNOW...SLEET AND ICE ACCUMULATIONS WILL HAVE
SIGNIFICANT IMPACTS ON TRAVEL. ICE MAY CAUSE DAMAGE TO TREES
AND POWER LINES.
A WINTER STORM WARNING MEANS THAT A SIGNIFICANT AMOUNT OF SNOW...
SLEET AND/OR ICE IS EXPECTED OR OCCURRING. STRONG WINDS ARE ALSO POSSIBLE.
[01/28/13] Anybody enjoying this fine weather today? I am !! Like it up!! Also share the page and lets get more like to the page!!!!
[12/22/12] How is everyone (20 people of the page) doing this fine Beautiful Saturday?
[12/21/12] Sorry for you people with scanners on or with pagers on scan listening to Jeffco Dispatch there doing a lot of testing tonight, they even had Festus do a test for them, I guess there having Radio trouble over there... 23:12 12/20/12
[12/21/12] Lets get more likes before the end of the year!!!!
[12/20/12] Theres a word out that HWY A at MO21 are starting to ice over.. Be careful out there people specially at on/off ramps... High winds are here until around 2000PM (9:00PM).
[08/18/12] I see that the page now has 2 new people in the last 6 hours, keep it going!!!
[08/18/12] We will soon be the ONLY Dispatch on a VHF frequency, any department/unit dispatched my Jefferson County 911 is switching to a digital frequency know as P25, this change will present in the end of 2012 or beginning of 2013. This means Joachim Plattin Township Ambulance District (JPTAD), Festus Fire Department (FFD), Festus Police Department (FPD) will all go off the standard VHF on there own. Thank you for you'r support to this page. Have a good day!
[11/08/11] 6610 respond still alarm odor of electrical.
[11/01/11] welcome to our new page, Festus Fire Alarms Dispatch.
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