NFDRSPC: The national fire-danger rating system on a personal computer
Document Type: Report
Author(s): Bryan Donaldson; James T. Paul
Publication Year: 1990

Cataloging Information

  • fire danger rating
  • NFDRS - National Fire Danger Rating System
  • software
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Record Last Modified: December 13, 2016
FRAMES Record Number: 725


This user's guide is an introductory manual for using the 1988 version (Burgan 1988) of the National Fire-Danger Rating System on an IBM PC or compatible computer. NFDRSPC is a window-oriented, interactive computer program that processes observed and forecast weather with fuels data to produce NFDRS indices. Other program features include user-designed display formats, on-line context sensitive help, archiving in the standard Fort Collins format or in a user-designed format, and utilities to maintain a catalog of station attributes.

Online Link(s):
Donaldson, Bryan G.; Paul, James T. 1990. NFDRSPC: The national fire-danger rating system on a personal computer. General Technical Report SE-GTR-81. Asheville, NC: USDA Forest Service, Southeastern Forest Experiment Station. 49 p.

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