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Fire Weather Outlook For Day 1

Weather Information - Fire Weather Outlook For Day 1

The following weather related information courtesy of Australian Bureau of Meteorology
Copyright Commonwealth of Australia

IDT13131

Australian Government Bureau of Meteorology
Tasmania

Fire Weather Forecast for Tasmania
for Saturday 17 November 2018

Issued at 4:00 pm EDT on Thursday 15 November 2018.

Forecasts are issued regularly: Please ensure you have the latest version.

Summary

District District FFDI District Rating Percent Coverage Fire Weather Warning
King Island 4 Low-Moderate 100  
Furneaux Islands 6 Low-Moderate 100  
North West Coast 6 Low-Moderate 100  
Central North 8 Low-Moderate 100  
North East 7 Low-Moderate 100  
East Coast 9 Low-Moderate 100  
Midlands 9 Low-Moderate 100  
Upper Derwent Valley 8 Low-Moderate 100  
South East 8 Low-Moderate 100  
Central Plateau 6 Low-Moderate 100  
Western 3 Low-Moderate 100  

* Ratings are provided in conjunction with Fire Authorities.

* District FDI is the representative peak FDI in the district for that fuel type. 10% of the district has a max FDI higher than this value.

* Percent Coverage is the percentage of the District that falls in or above the District Rating threshold.

Saturday

Showers about the west and south during the morning, otherwise fine. Light winds and afternoon coastal sea breezes.

District Weather Elements
for Saturday 17 November 2018

Issued at 4:00 pm EDT on Thursday 15 November 2018.

District TAL cHaines Prob Rain >5mm 1500m Wind (km/h) 3000m Wind (km/h) Mix Height (m)
King Island 0 5 0 S 25 S 35 1400
Furneaux Islands 0 4 0 S 15 SSW 40 2100
North West Coast 0 5 0 S 25 SSW 40 1900
Central North 0 3 0 S 15 SSW 45 2400
North East 0 3 < 5 SSW 15 SSW 45 2400
East Coast 0 3 0 SW 25 SSW 50 2300
Midlands 0 3 0 SW 20 SW 45 2400
Upper Derwent Valley 0 2 < 5 SW 20 SW 50 2100
South East 0 2 < 5 WSW 30 SW 55 2000
Central Plateau 0 3 < 5 SSW 20 SSW 40 2400
Western 0 4 < 5 SW 25 SSW 50 1700