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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 Friday 3 April 2020

Issued at 4:00 pm EDT on Tuesday 31 March 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 6 Low-Moderate 100  
Furneaux Islands 5 Low-Moderate 100  
North West Coast 4 Low-Moderate 100  
Central North 6 Low-Moderate 100  
North East 6 Low-Moderate 100  
East Coast 7 Low-Moderate 100  
Midlands 7 Low-Moderate 100  
Upper Derwent Valley 9 Low-Moderate 100  
South East 7 Low-Moderate 100  
Central Plateau 6 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.

Friday

Showers, clearing from the southeast during the morning, then increasing about the northwest in the evening. Northwesterly winds, tending northeasterly and freshening later.

District Weather Elements
for Friday 3 April 2020

Issued at 4:00 pm EDT on Tuesday 31 March 2020.

District TAL cHaines Prob Rain >5mm 1500m Wind (km/h) 3000m Wind (km/h) Mix Height (m)
King Island 0 5 40 NW 40 NNW 45 1200
Furneaux Islands 0 5 < 5 WNW 40 NW 40 1200
North West Coast 0 4 60 NW 35 NW 45 1400
Central North 0 4 25 NW 35 NW 50 1600
North East 0 5 10 WNW 40 NW 50 1700
East Coast 0 5 5 WNW 30 NW 45 1900
Midlands 0 4 5 NW 30 NW 45 1900
Upper Derwent Valley 0 5 < 5 NW 20 NW 40 2000
South East 0 5 < 5 WNW 30 NW 40 1800
Central Plateau 0 4 25 NW 25 NW 45 2000
Western 0 5 25 NNW 35 NW 45 1900