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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 25 March 2017

Issued at 4:15 pm EDT on Thursday 23 March 2017.

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 5 Low-Moderate 100  
North West Coast 4 Low-Moderate 100  
Central North 4 Low-Moderate 100  
North East 4 Low-Moderate 100  
East Coast 5 Low-Moderate 100  
Midlands 5 Low-Moderate 100  
Upper Derwent Valley 5 Low-Moderate 100  
South East 5 Low-Moderate 100  
Central Plateau 3 Low-Moderate 100  
Western 5 Low-Moderate 100  

* Ratings and Total Fire Ban information 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, more likely about the north and west. Light winds and afternoon sea breezes.

District Weather Elements
for Saturday 25 March 2017

Issued at 4:15 pm EDT on Thursday 23 March 2017.

District TAL cHaines Prob Rain >1mm Prob Rain >5mm 1500m Wind (km/h) Mix Height (m)
King Island 0 5 10 < 5 W 30 1000
Furneaux Islands 0 5 15 < 5 WNW 10 1300
North West Coast 0 4 35 < 5 NNW 30 1500
Central North 0 2 25 < 5 NNW 25 1400
North East 0 3 25 < 5 NNW 20 1500
East Coast 0 5 20 < 5 NNW 20 1600
Midlands 0 4 20 < 5 NNW 20 1800
Upper Derwent Valley 0 4 20 < 5 NNW 20 1800
South East 0 6 10 < 5 NNW 15 1600
Central Plateau 0 5 35 5 NNW 25 1900
Western 0 4 35 5 NNW 20 1900