GFMC Early warning portal: Daily Global and Regional Fire Weather and Climate Forecasts & Background Materials

 


Global Wildland Fire Early Warning System (GWFEWS)

Fire Weather Forecasts


Global and regional

Regional

National

Argentina: Combustion Risk Index and Convectivity Index

Australia: National Weather and Warnings Information

Brazil: Observed and Predicted Fire Weather and NDVI

Canada: Wildland Fire Information System

Finland: The Finnish Forest Fire Index

Germany: Forest and Grassland Fire Danger Indices

Greece: Forest Fire Danger Index

Indonesia: Indonesian Fire Danger Rating System; Fire Danger Rating for East KalimantanFire Danger Rating for Sumatra

Italy: RISICO – Fire danger rating system

Korea, Republic of: Korea Forest Fire Danger Rating System

Macedonia, the Former Yugoslav Republic of: Macedonian Forest Fire Information System (MKFFIS)

Malaysia: Malaysia Fire Danger Rating System

México: Wildland Fire Information System

Netherlands: Natuurbrandrisiko

New Zealand: Fire Weather Forecasts

Poland: Forest Fire Danger Index

Portugal: Meteorological Support to Forest Fire Prevention

Russia: Meteorological Fire Indices

South Africa: Net Forecasting 

Sweden: Forest and Grassland Fire Index

Thailand: Daily fire danger rating map (in Thai)

Turkey: Fire Weather Index System (in Turkish)

USA: Wildland Fire Assessment System (WFAS)Fire Weather Forecasts of the Storm Prediction Center (SPC)

Vietnam: Forest Fire Warning System in Vietnam

Training Materials:

Canada: Understanding the Fire Weather Index (FWI) System (Interactive Multimedia Training)

Other Materials:

Canada: CFFDRS Weather Guide

New Zealand: Proposed Revision of Fire Danger Class Criteria for Forest and Rural Areas in New Zealand

USA: The Keech-Byram-Drought-Index: A Corrigendum

Climate Forecasts

European Centre for Medium-Range Weather Forecasts (ECMWF) International Research Institute for Climate Prediction (IRI) Climate Prediction Center (CPC)

Other Early Warning Websites

UN ISDR Platform for the Promotion of Early Warning (PPEW) Humanitarian Early Warning Service – HEWS

Major References and Documents on Early Warning of Wildland Fire