Media


Title

WFDSS Modeling and Weather
Media Type: Video
Presenter(s):
  • Tom St. Clair
    Bureau of Land Management, Alaska Fire Service
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Publisher(s):
  • Alaska Fire Science Consortium
Date: December 8, 2011

Cataloging Information

Keyword(s):
  • BUI - CFFDRS Buildup Index
  • ERC - Energy Release Component
  • fire weather
  • FSPro - Fire Spread Probability
  • RAWS - Remote Automated Weather Station
  • WFDSS - Wildland Fire Decision Support System
  • wind
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Record Last Modified: July 23, 2019
FRAMES Record Number: 16468

Description

This webinar was facilitated by Tom St. Clair, Fairbanks, Alaska, and focused on WFDSS modeling and weather. The agenda items covered included: how to pick RAWS to get the best data for wind and fuels, using predicted weather, ERC classes tab in WFDSS, ERC streams tab in WFDSS, winds tab in WFDSS, dealing with weather forecast changes, and the differences between ERC and BUI. This webinar was presented on December 8, 2011.

Recording Length: 1:11:29
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