Assessing Fire Danger

Assessing Fire Danger
At the end of this module you should be able to: 1. Describe the fire “setup” stage and identify weather patterns that lead to fuel dryness, 2. understand fuel dryness evolution and how it relates to the National Fire Danger Rating System (NFDRS), 3. describe specific fire weather and fuel data sources that aid in determining fuel susceptibility, 4. apply situational awareness concepts to fire weather forecasting operations.