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- Brolley, J.M.; O'Brien, J.J.; Schoof, J.; Zierden, D.
- Agricultural and forest meteorology 2007 v.145 no.1-2 pp. 84-96
- precipitation, etc ; climate models; weather forecasting; drought; El Nino; La Nina; air temperature; dry environmental conditions; risk assessment; simulation models; seasonal variation; model validation; decision support systems; Florida; Southeastern United States; Show all 15 Subjects
- ... Short-term climate variations including the El Nino/Southern Oscillation (ENSO) cause anomalies in temperature and precipitation that could produce or contribute to extreme events including droughts and wildfires. Wildfire threat potential in the Southeast is based in part upon the Keetch-Byram Drought Index (KBDI), and the KBDI uses daily temperature and rainfall measurements. The KBDI responds t ...