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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 20 January 2019

Issued at 4:00 pm EDT on Thursday 17 January 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 14 High 41  
Central North 17 High 80  
North East 13 High 20  
East Coast 15 High 56  
Midlands 18 High 100  
Upper Derwent Valley 15 High 69  
South East 16 High 47  
Central Plateau 12 High 16  
Western 8 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

Showers about the west and far south, mainly early morning. Westerly winds, with afternoon sea breezes about the east.

District Weather Elements
for Sunday 20 January 2019

Issued at 4:00 pm EDT on Thursday 17 January 2019.

District TAL cHaines Prob Rain >5mm 1500m Wind (km/h) 3000m Wind (km/h) Mix Height (m)
King Island 0 7 0 SW 30 WSW 30 900
Furneaux Islands 0 10 0 SW 35 WSW 35 900
North West Coast 0 9 < 5 SW 40 WSW 40 1300
Central North 0 7 0 SW 25 WSW 35 2000
North East 0 8 0 SW 25 WSW 40 1900
East Coast 0 7 0 WSW 30 WSW 50 2100
Midlands 0 7 0 WSW 30 WSW 45 2300
Upper Derwent Valley 0 6 < 5 WSW 40 WSW 55 1900
South East 0 6 < 5 WSW 50 WSW 65 1800
Central Plateau 0 7 < 5 WSW 35 WSW 45 2200
Western 0 7 10 WSW 45 WSW 55 1400