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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 Tuesday 19 February 2019

Issued at 4:00 pm EDT on Saturday 16 February 2019.

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

Summary

District District FFDI District Rating Percent Coverage Fire Weather Warning
King Island 8 Low-Moderate 100  
Furneaux Islands 12 High 24  
North West Coast 11 Low-Moderate 100  
Central North 11 Low-Moderate 100  
North East 11 Low-Moderate 100  
East Coast 15 High 49  
Midlands 13 High 34  
Upper Derwent Valley 10 Low-Moderate 100  
South East 13 High 22  
Central Plateau 7 Low-Moderate 100  
Western 4 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

Showers about the west and far south. Fine elsewhere. West to southwesterly winds, lighter and more variable about the east.

District Weather Elements
for Tuesday 19 February 2019

Issued at 4:00 pm EDT on Saturday 16 February 2019.

District TAL cHaines Prob Rain >5mm 1500m Wind (km/h) 3000m Wind (km/h) Mix Height (m)
King Island 0 0 < 5 WSW 25 WSW 25 2000
Furneaux Islands 0 0 < 5 WSW 40 W 40 1800
North West Coast 0 0 < 5 WSW 30 WSW 35 2100
Central North 0 1 0 WSW 15 WSW 35 2200
North East 0 3 0 WSW 20 WSW 40 2300
East Coast 0 2 0 W 25 WSW 45 2300
Midlands 0 1 0 W 25 WSW 40 2300
Upper Derwent Valley 0 0 0 W 40 WSW 40 2200
South East 0 0 < 5 W 45 WSW 50 2200
Central Plateau 0 0 < 5 WSW 30 WSW 35 2300
Western 0 0 < 5 W 35 WSW 45 2100