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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 Wednesday 29 January 2020

Issued at 4:03 pm EDT on Monday 27 January 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 3 Low-Moderate 100  
Furneaux Islands 6 Low-Moderate 100  
North West Coast 11 Low-Moderate 100  
Central North 11 Low-Moderate 100  
North East 12 High 14  
East Coast 15 High 40  
Midlands 17 High 83  
Upper Derwent Valley 15 High 47  
South East 15 High 22  
Central Plateau 13 High 14  
Western 6 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 showers about the west and far south during the morning and afternoon. West to northwesterly winds, onshore about the east during the afternoon.

District Weather Elements
for Wednesday 29 January 2020

Issued at 4:03 pm EDT on Monday 27 January 2020.

District TAL cHaines Prob Rain >5mm 1500m Wind (km/h) 3000m Wind (km/h) Mix Height (m)
King Island 0 9 0 W 50 W 70 800
Furneaux Islands 0 9 0 WSW 40 WSW 55 800
North West Coast 0 8 < 5 W 45 WSW 70 1300
Central North 0 8 0 W 40 WSW 70 1600
North East 0 9 0 W 40 WSW 70 1700
East Coast 0 6 0 W 30 WSW 75 2300
Midlands 0 6 0 WNW 30 WSW 75 2300
Upper Derwent Valley 0 7 < 5 WNW 45 W 75 1800
South East 0 6 < 5 WNW 50 W 75 1800
Central Plateau 0 7 < 5 WNW 35 WSW 75 2100
Western 0 7 < 5 WNW 55 W 80 1500