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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 Thursday 2 March 2017

Issued at 4:15 pm EDT on Monday 27 February 2017.

Forecasts are issued regularly: Please ensure you have the latest version.

Summary

District District FFDI District Rating Percent Coverage Fire Weather Warning
King Island 4 Low-Moderate 100  
Furneaux Islands 5 Low-Moderate 100  
North West Coast 6 Low-Moderate 100  
Central North 9 Low-Moderate 100  
North East 7 Low-Moderate 100  
East Coast 7 Low-Moderate 100  
Midlands 10 Low-Moderate 100  
Upper Derwent Valley 10 Low-Moderate 100  
South East 7 Low-Moderate 100  
Central Plateau 8 Low-Moderate 100  
Western 4 Low-Moderate 100  

* Ratings and Total Fire Ban information 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.

Thursday

Morning drizzle about the north coast. Showers and possible thunderstorms developing during the afternoon, mostly about northern and central areas. Mainly fine elsewhere. Winds becoming southwest to southeasterly, freshening about the coast.

District Weather Elements
for Thursday 2 March 2017

Issued at 4:15 pm EDT on Monday 27 February 2017.

District TAL cHaines Prob Rain >1mm Prob Rain >5mm 1500m Wind (km/h) Mix Height (m)
King Island 0 9 15 < 5 WNW 20 600
Furneaux Islands 0 8 15 < 5 S 10 1100
North West Coast 1 8 30 10 WSW 15 1700
Central North 1 7 50 25 WSW 15 2300
North East 1 8 45 20 SSW 10 2000
East Coast 1 6 35 15 W 15 1700
Midlands 1 6 40 15 WSW 15 2600
Upper Derwent Valley 1 6 20 10 W 25 2400
South East 0 6 15 5 W 30 1500
Central Plateau 1 7 35 15 W 20 3100
Western 0 6 15 < 5 W 25 1600