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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 27 April 2019

Issued at 5:18 pm EST on Wednesday 24 April 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 6 Low-Moderate 100  
Furneaux Islands 8 Low-Moderate 100  
North West Coast 5 Low-Moderate 100  
Central North 7 Low-Moderate 100  
North East 9 Low-Moderate 100  
East Coast 14 High 27  
Midlands 11 Low-Moderate 100  
Upper Derwent Valley 8 Low-Moderate 100  
South East 11 Low-Moderate 100  
Central Plateau 6 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.

Saturday

Showers in the west, far south and Bass Strait islands. Fine elsewhere. Fresh and gusty west to southwesterly winds.

District Weather Elements
for Saturday 27 April 2019

Issued at 5:18 pm EST on Wednesday 24 April 2019.

District TAL cHaines Prob Rain >5mm 1500m Wind (km/h) 3000m Wind (km/h) Mix Height (m)
King Island 0 0 < 5 WSW 65 SW 75 1800
Furneaux Islands 0 2 < 5 W 75 SW 85 2000
North West Coast 0 0 10 WSW 80 WSW 95 1800
Central North 0 0 < 5 W 70 WSW 95 1900
North East 0 1 < 5 W 75 WSW 90 1900
East Coast 0 1 < 5 W 75 WSW 95 2000
Midlands 0 0 < 5 W 75 WSW 100 2000
Upper Derwent Valley 0 0 15 W 95 WSW 110 1800
South East 0 1 20 W 105 WSW 110 1900
Central Plateau 0 0 25 W 80 WSW 105 2000
Western 0 1 45 W 85 WSW 100 1800