Environmental Software and Modelling Group. Computer Science School. Technical University of Madrid
Meteorological Forecasts with PSU/NCAR Mesoscale Modeling System (MM5 Version 3)


FIRE WEATHER FORECAST MAPS FOR IBERIAN PENINSULA
BY USING THE CHANDLER BURNING INDEX

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References:
Chandler, C.; Cheney, P.; Thomas P.;Trabaud L. and Williams, D.1983: Fire in Forestry, Vol.I: Forest Fire Behavior and Effects.John Wiley & Sons,New York,NY.450 pp.
McCutchan, Morris H.; Meisner, Bernard N.; Fujioka, Francis M.; Benoit, John W. and Ly, Benjamin B. 1991. Monthly Fire Weather Forecasts. Fire Management Notes. 52(3):41-47
McCutchan, Morris H. and Main, W. A. 1989: The Relationship Between Mean Monthly Fire Potential Indices and Monthly Fire Severity. In Proceedings, 10th Conference on Fire and Forest Meteorology; 1989 April 17-21; Ottawa, Ontario, Canada. Forestry Canada. 430-435.
Lin, K. M. Y. and Fujioka, Francis M. 1995: Error Analysis of Monthly Fire Weather Forecasts. In Proceedings, Sixth International Meeting on Statistical Climatology, 19-23 June 1995, Galway, Ireland. 6p.