Firecast ®

FIRECAST® is the Fire Danger Index Forecasting System for alpine regions and it represents a complex evolution of the Canadian Fire Weather Index (FWI). FIRECAST® evaluates the fire danger risk depending on: weather conditions, their past evolution and their interaction with specific environmental properties of soil and vegetation. FIRECAST® provides foreseen fire danger risk index maps, with forecasting time up to 72 hours.
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FIRECAST® Fire Danger Index Bulletin over PiedmontBlue: LOW DANGER – Cyan: MODERATE DANGER – Yellow: HIGH DANGER – Red: EXTREME DANGER
White: mask over flatland region