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fire weather index system

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Definition

fire weather index system noun

The Forest Fire Weather Index (FWI) System consists of six components that account for the effects of fuel moisture and wind on fire behavior[1].

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References

  1. Canadian Forest Fire Weather Index (FWI) System. Natural Resources Canada. Retrieved 2019, October 25. https://cwfis.cfs.nrcan.gc.ca/background/summary/fwi