Fire Weather Index


The canadian Fire Weather Index (FWI) is a numerical rating of the fire intensity. It has been used worldwide as a general estimation of the wildfire risk by different countries and administrations.

Índice meteorológico de incendio forestal es una evaluación numerical de la intensidad que alcanzaría un incendio forestal. Este indicador ha sido empleado mundialmente como un indicador del riesgo de incendio forestal por diferentes órganos y administraciones.

Wildfire with FWI=9 source: http://cwfis.cfs.nrcan.gc.ca
Wildfire with FWI=14 source: http://cwfis.cfs.nrcan.gc.ca
Wildfire with FWI=15 source: http://cwfis.cfs.nrcan.gc.ca
Wildfire with FWI=17 source: http://cwfis.cfs.nrcan.gc.ca
Wildfire with FWI=20 source: http://cwfis.cfs.nrcan.gc.ca
Wildfire with FWI=24 source: http://cwfis.cfs.nrcan.gc.ca
Wildfire with FWI=34 source: http://cwfis.cfs.nrcan.gc.ca

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