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Fire Weather Outlook For Day 1

IDT13131

Australian Government Bureau of Meteorology
Tasmania

Fire Weather Forecast for Tasmania
for Wednesday 27 January 2021

Issued at 4:00 pm EDT on Monday 25 January 2021.

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

Summary

District District FFDI District Rating Percent Coverage Fire Weather Warning
King Island 9 Low-Moderate 100  
Furneaux Islands 9 Low-Moderate 100  
North West Coast 11 Low-Moderate 100  
Central North 14 High 39  
North East 9 Low-Moderate 100  
East Coast 8 Low-Moderate 100  
Midlands 11 Low-Moderate 100  
Upper Derwent Valley 10 Low-Moderate 100  
South East 10 Low-Moderate 100  
Central Plateau 7 Low-Moderate 100  
Western 8 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.

Wednesday

Fine apart from possible showers about the west and far south in the morning. South to southwesterly winds, turning southeasterly during the afternoon. Seabreezes about the north during the afternoon.

District Weather Elements
for Wednesday 27 January 2021

Issued at 4:00 pm EDT on Monday 25 January 2021.

District TAL cHaines Prob Rain >5mm 1500m Wind (km/h) 3000m Wind (km/h) Mix Height (m)
King Island 0 8 0 SE 20 SSW 20 1400
Furneaux Islands 0 3 < 5 SSW 15 SW 40 1900
North West Coast 0 9 0 ESE 10 SSW 30 2000
Central North 0 8 < 5 SSE 15 SSW 35 2100
North East 0 5 < 5 SSW 15 SW 40 2100
East Coast 0 4 < 5 SSW 30 SW 35 1900
Midlands 0 3 < 5 SSW 20 SSW 30 1900
Upper Derwent Valley 0 0 < 5 S 10 SSW 30 1900
South East 0 0 < 5 SSW 30 SSW 35 1800
Central Plateau 0 2 < 5 ESE 10 SSW 30 2100
Western 0 3 < 5 SE 20 SSW 25 1800