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Title

Modeling spot fires - U.S. modeling system comparisons for practitioners
Document Type: Unpublished Work
Author(s): Tonja S. Opperman
Publication Year: 2010

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Keyword(s):
  • fire behavior modeling
  • spot fire distance
  • spot fires
  • torching
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Record Last Modified: August 29, 2019
FRAMES Record Number: 12050

Description

This table was assembled based on contributions and discussions among many fire behavior researchers, programmers, and practitioners. The models compared include spot distance nomograms, BehavePlus v.5.0.2, FlamMap 3.0, STFB: Short Term Fire Behavior (WFDSS version of FlamMap 5.0), FARSITE v. 4.1.055, NTFB: Near Term Fire Behavior (WFDSS version of FARSITE), and FSPro.

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Citation:
Opperman, Tonja S. 2010. Modeling spot fires - U.S. modeling system comparisons for practitioners. 4 p.

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