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Fire Weather Outlook For Day 2

Weather Information - Fire Weather Outlook For Day 2

The following weather related information courtesy of Australian Bureau of Meteorology
Copyright Commonwealth of Australia

IDT13132

Australian Government Bureau of Meteorology
Tasmania

Fire Weather Forecast for Tasmania
for Sunday 18 November 2018

Issued at 4:00 pm EDT on Thursday 15 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 5 Low-Moderate 100  
Furneaux Islands 6 Low-Moderate 100  
North West Coast 5 Low-Moderate 100  
Central North 6 Low-Moderate 100  
North East 6 Low-Moderate 100  
East Coast 7 Low-Moderate 100  
Midlands 7 Low-Moderate 100  
Upper Derwent Valley 9 Low-Moderate 100  
South East 8 Low-Moderate 100  
Central Plateau 6 Low-Moderate 100  
Western 5 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.

Sunday

Possible early showers about the north, otherwise fine. Light winds and afternoon coastal sea breezes, tending east to northeasterly and freshening during the evening.

District Weather Elements
for Sunday 18 November 2018

Issued at 4:00 pm EDT on Thursday 15 November 2018.

District TAL cHaines Prob Rain >5mm 1500m Wind (km/h) 3000m Wind (km/h) Mix Height (m)
King Island 0 8 0 NE 20 NNW 15 1000
Furneaux Islands 0 7 0 SSW 10 WSW 10 1600
North West Coast 0 7 < 5 NE 15 NW 15 1600
Central North 0 3 0 WNW 10 W 15 1800
North East 0 3 < 5 WSW 10 WSW 15 1800
East Coast 0 2 0 WNW 20 WSW 20 1800
Midlands 0 2 0 NW 15 WSW 20 2100
Upper Derwent Valley 0 4 0 NNE 10 WSW 20 2300
South East 0 5 0 WNW 15 WSW 20 1700
Central Plateau 0 3 0 WNW 10 W 15 2600
Western 0 6 0 WNW 10 W 15 2200