William Thurston
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Will Thurston has been a research scientist at the Bureau of Meteorology since 2011, where he currently works on the Bushfire & Natural Hazards CRC project “Improved predictions of severe weather to reduce community impact.

The effects of turbulent plume dynamics on long-range spotting

Spotting is a hazardous phenomenon which leads to unpredictable fire behaviour and accelerated fire spread. Spot fires occur when embers are launched by bushfire plumes into the background wind, which then carries the embers a significant distance from the fire…

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