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FIRE WEATHER [1 record]

Record 1 2005-05-11

English

Subject field(s)
  • Meteorological Forecasting, Data Measurement and Analysis
  • Pre-Fire Planning
  • Brush, Prairie and Forest Fires
DEF

Collectively, those weather parameters that influence fire occurrence and subsequent fire behaviour (e.g., dry-bulb temperature, relative humidity, wind speed and direction, precipitation, atmospheric stability, winds aloft).

French

Domaine(s)
  • Prévisions météorologiques et mesure et analyse des données
  • Prévision des incendies
  • Incendies de végétation
DEF

Paramètres météorologiques qui exercent une influence sur l'occurrence de feu et sur son comportement (notamment la température du thermomètre sec, l'humidité relative, la vitesse et la direction du vent, les précipitations, la stabilité atmosphérique et les vents en altitude).

Spanish

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