Regional Subsahara Wildland Fire Network (Afrifirenet)
A Region of the Global Wildland Fire Network

Wildland Fire Early Warning

Fire-weather forecasting and determination of vegetations dryness and fuel loads from space are important information sources to predict fire hazard, fire danger and fire risk. This example of a fire weather forecast for Ethiopia during the 
Fire Emergency between February and April 2000
was generated on a daily basis by Net Forecasting.


Scientific Background Information