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EARTH SCIENCE > CLIMATE INDICATORS > LAND SURFACE/AGRICULTURE INDICATORS > FIRE WEATHER INDEX

Definition:
A fire weather index relates wind, temperature, relative humidity, and
precipitation, to indicate conditions that influence fire starts, fire
behavior, or fire suppression.


Reference:
American Meteorological Society. 2000. Glossary of Meteorology, Second Edition.
Boston, MA: American Meteorological Society.