Assess the movement of a fire based on our forecast meteorlogical conditions, and provided site characteristics.
The station and date above can be set to help you integrate AKFF data into your calculations. Click or tap on the station ID or date to change.
Fire Behavior Prediction
This tool uses procedures and equations outlined in the following literature:
Forestry Canada Fire Danger Group. 1992. Development and structure of the Canadian Forest Fire Behavior Prediction System. Information Report ST-X-3. Ottawa, Ontario, Canada: Forestry Canada, Science and Sustainable Development Directorate. 63 p.
Wotton, B.M.; Alexander, M.E.; Taylor, S.W. 2009. Updates and Revisions to the 1992 Canadian Forest Fire Behavior Prediction System. Natural Resources Canada, Canadian Forest Service, Great Lakes Forestry Centre, Sault Ste. Marie, Ontario, Canada. Information Report GLC-X-10, 45p.