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Fire Weather Outlook For Day 1

IDT13131

Australian Government Bureau of Meteorology
Tasmania

Fire Weather Forecast for Tasmania
for Thursday 22 October 2020

Issued at 4:00 pm EDT on Tuesday 20 October 2020.

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

Summary

District District FFDI District Rating Percent Coverage Fire Weather Warning
King Island 2 Low-Moderate 100  
Furneaux Islands 3 Low-Moderate 100  
North West Coast 3 Low-Moderate 100  
Central North 2 Low-Moderate 100  
North East 2 Low-Moderate 100  
East Coast 3 Low-Moderate 100  
Midlands 3 Low-Moderate 100  
Upper Derwent Valley 3 Low-Moderate 100  
South East 4 Low-Moderate 100  
Central Plateau 2 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.

Thursday

Morning showers about the southwest, possible showers elsewhere. Light winds and afternoon sea breezes.

District Weather Elements
for Thursday 22 October 2020

Issued at 4:00 pm EDT on Tuesday 20 October 2020.

District TAL cHaines Prob Rain >5mm 1500m Wind (km/h) 3000m Wind (km/h) Mix Height (m)
King Island 0 4 < 5 E 5 W 25 1500
Furneaux Islands 0 3 < 5 NNE 10 W 30 1700
North West Coast 0 2 < 5 N 5 W 25 2200
Central North 0 2 10 NNW 10 W 25 2200
North East 0 1 10 ENE 10 W 30 2100
East Coast 0 2 10 NW 15 W 25 2000
Midlands 0 2 10 NW 15 WNW 25 2200
Upper Derwent Valley 0 2 10 WNW 15 WNW 25 2300
South East 0 2 10 WNW 25 W 30 2000
Central Plateau 0 3 10 WNW 10 WNW 20 2800
Western 0 2 5 NW 20 W 25 2300