WFMI Application Update April 4, 2016 9 AM MDT

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Wildland Fire Management Information (WFMI) Production system maintenance will occur on:
Monday, April 4th 9 AM MDT
The duration for this action should take about 20 min but not to exceed 1 hour.
This update contains the Following Updates:

  • User Accounts:
    • Increase the special character set allowed for Passwords
  • Fire Reporting System:
    For Fire Reports Effective April 1, 2016
     
    • Add New Criteria for Merged Fires
    • Change "Fire Number" to "Incident Number"
    • Change "Owner" to Landowner"
    • Make "Weather Station" Optional
    • (BLM) Remove Detection Method
    • (BLM) Remove Special Area
    • (BLM) Use Indecent (Fire) Number to create Fire Report
    • (BLM) Remove Burning Index
    • (BLM) Remove Veg Type
    • (BLM) Remove MSGC
    • (BLM) Remove Fire Data block for Resource Types
    • (BLM) Remove Total Project
    • (BLM) Remove Fire Ecology
    • (BLM) Revised Fire Type and Protection Type Fields
  • Impacts:
    • WFMI will be unavailable during the maintenance window.
    • Weather Clients will not receive data.
    • Weather Data will be collected in the weather buffers and be processed once the WFMI system is back on line. Clients will be denied access until that is finished.
    • Fire Reporting will not be available.