The hygrothermoaerograph--construction and fire management applications
Document Type: Whole Book
Author(s): W. C. Fischer ; W. R. Beufait ; R. A. Norum
Publication Year: 1969

Cataloging Information

  • fire danger rating
  • fire equipment
  • fire management
  • humidity
  • Idaho
  • ignition
  • precipitation
  • temperature
  • weather observations
  • wildfires
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Record Last Modified: August 1, 2018
FRAMES Record Number: 39156
Tall Timbers Record Number: 13789
TTRS Location Status: In-file
TTRS Call Number: A13.79:INT-87 DDW
TTRS Abstract Status: Fair use, Okay, Reproduced by permission

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Conventional hygrothermographs can be modified as described here to record windspeed along with the temperature and relative humidity. The fire-weather record resulting from the modification has several fire management applications, as demonstrated in field use.

Fischer, W. C., W. R. Beufait, and R. A. Norum. 1969. The hygrothermoaerograph--construction and fire management applications. Research Note INT-87. Ogden, UT, USDA Forest Service, Intermountain Forest and Range Experiment Station.