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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 Saturday 24 November 2018

Issued at 4:00 pm EDT on Wednesday 21 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 7 Low-Moderate 100  
Central North 5 Low-Moderate 100  
North East 4 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 2 Low-Moderate 100  
Western 2 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.

Saturday

Showers about the south and east, mainly fine elsewhere. Southwest to southeasterly winds, fresh and gusty about the east.

District Weather Elements
for Saturday 24 November 2018

Issued at 4:00 pm EDT on Wednesday 21 November 2018.

District TAL cHaines Prob Rain >5mm 1500m Wind (km/h) 3000m Wind (km/h) Mix Height (m)
King Island 0 6 < 5 S 40 S 45 1500
Furneaux Islands 0 2 10 S 60 S 45 2000
North West Coast 0 6 < 5 SSE 30 SSE 35 2300
Central North 0 2 < 5 SSE 50 SSE 45 2100
North East 0 3 20 SSE 60 SSE 45 1900
East Coast 0 2 45 S 55 SSE 55 1600
Midlands 0 3 25 SSE 50 SSE 55 1600
Upper Derwent Valley 0 2 10 SSE 35 SE 55 1900
South East 0 3 25 SSE 40 SE 60 1700
Central Plateau 0 3 < 5 SSE 35 SSE 45 2300
Western 0 3 < 5 SE 30 SE 40 2100