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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 Tuesday 20 November 2018

Issued at 4:00 pm EDT on Sunday 18 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 4 Low-Moderate 100  
Central North 6 Low-Moderate 100  
North East 5 Low-Moderate 100  
East Coast 9 Low-Moderate 100  
Midlands 9 Low-Moderate 100  
Upper Derwent Valley 9 Low-Moderate 100  
South East 12 High 11  
Central Plateau 6 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.

Tuesday

Light rain, increasing during the afternoon and evening. Possible heavy falls and isolated thunderstorms about the northwest and west in the evening. North to northeasterly winds, shifting southwesterly about the west late evening.

District Weather Elements
for Tuesday 20 November 2018

Issued at 4:00 pm EDT on Sunday 18 November 2018.

District TAL cHaines Prob Rain >5mm 1500m Wind (km/h) 3000m Wind (km/h) Mix Height (m)
King Island 0 9 50 NNW 65 NNW 80 700
Furneaux Islands 0 8 10 NNW 25 WNW 30 700
North West Coast 0 7 80 NNW 55 NNW 65 1200
Central North 0 7 60 N 45 NW 55 1500
North East 0 8 45 N 35 NW 45 1300
East Coast 0 8 45 NNW 45 NW 30 1300
Midlands 0 9 40 NNW 55 NW 35 1500
Upper Derwent Valley 0 8 65 NNW 60 NNW 40 1700
South East 0 9 55 NW 50 NW 35 1200
Central Plateau 0 8 65 N 55 NW 55 1800
Western 0 9 75 NNW 60 NNW 60 1300