Incident Position Description (IPD) approved.
Long Term Fire Analyst
The Long Term Fire Analyst (LTAN) is responsible for collecting weather data, developing strategic and tactical fire behavior information, predicting fire growth, and interpreting fire characteristics for use by incident overhead. An LTAN may provide leadership for other assigned LTANs. The LTAN reports to the Fire Behavior Analyst (FBAN), Situation Unit Leader (SITL), or Planning Section Chief (PSC) and works in the Plans functional area.