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Fire Weather Outlook For Day 2

IDT13132

Australian Government Bureau of Meteorology
Tasmania

Fire Weather Forecast for Tasmania
for Friday 23 October 2020

Issued at 4:00 pm EDT on Tuesday 20 October 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 1 Low-Moderate 100  
Furneaux Islands 2 Low-Moderate 100  
North West Coast 2 Low-Moderate 100  
Central North 2 Low-Moderate 100  
North East 3 Low-Moderate 100  
East Coast 3 Low-Moderate 100  
Midlands 3 Low-Moderate 100  
Upper Derwent Valley 4 Low-Moderate 100  
South East 4 Low-Moderate 100  
Central Plateau 3 Low-Moderate 100  
Western 3 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.

Friday

Showers developing about the north, possible showers elsewhere. Light winds tending westerly during the afternoon.

District Weather Elements
for Friday 23 October 2020

Issued at 4:00 pm EDT on Tuesday 20 October 2020.

District TAL cHaines Prob Rain >5mm 1500m Wind (km/h) 3000m Wind (km/h) Mix Height (m)
King Island 0 3 35 NW 30 WNW 65 800
Furneaux Islands 0 5 25 WNW 35 WNW 65 1100
North West Coast 0 3 30 NW 25 WNW 55 1500
Central North 0 2 25 NW 35 WNW 50 1600
North East 0 3 25 NW 40 WNW 50 1700
East Coast 0 4 15 WNW 30 WNW 45 2000
Midlands 0 4 15 WNW 25 WNW 50 2000
Upper Derwent Valley 0 3 10 WNW 25 WNW 50 2300
South East 0 3 10 WNW 30 WNW 50 2000
Central Plateau 0 3 15 NW 20 WNW 50 2500
Western 0 2 15 NW 35 WNW 50 2000