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NFDRSPC: The National Fire-Danger Rating System on a Personal Computer

Author(s):

Bryan G. Donaldson
James T. Paul

Year:

1990

Publication type:

General Technical Report (GTR)

Primary Station(s):

Southern Research Station

Historical Station(s):

Southeastern Forest Experiment Station

Source:

Gen. Tech. Rep. SE-61. Asheville, NC: U.S. Department of Agriculture, Forest Service, Southeastern Forest Experiment Station. 49 p.

Description

This user's guide is an introductory manual for using the 1988 version (Burgan 1988) of the National Fire-Danger Rating System on an IBM PC or compatible computer. NFDRSPC is a window-oriented, interactive computer program that processes observed and forecast weather with fuels data to produce NFDRS indices. Other program features include user-designed display formats, on-line context-sensitive help, archiving in the standard Fort Collins format or in a user-designed format, and utilities to maintain a catalog of station attributes.

Citation

Donaldson, Bryan G.; Paul, James T. 1990. NFDRSPC: The National Fire-Danger Rating System on a Personal Computer. Gen. Tech. Rep. SE-61. Asheville, NC: U.S. Department of Agriculture, Forest Service, Southeastern Forest Experiment Station. 49 p.

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