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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 Tuesday 17 December 2019

Issued at 4:00 pm EDT on Saturday 14 December 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 3 Low-Moderate 100  
Furneaux Islands 4 Low-Moderate 100  
North West Coast 11 Low-Moderate 100  
Central North 14 High 37  
North East 12 High 10  
East Coast 14 High 16  
Midlands 16 High 52  
Upper Derwent Valley 12 High 11  
South East 8 Low-Moderate 100  
Central Plateau 9 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.

Tuesday

Early showers about the west and far south, otherwise mainly fine. Westerly winds becoming light during the morning. Afternoon coastal sea breezes.

District Weather Elements
for Tuesday 17 December 2019

Issued at 4:00 pm EDT on Saturday 14 December 2019.

District TAL cHaines Prob Rain >5mm 1500m Wind (km/h) 3000m Wind (km/h) Mix Height (m)
King Island 0 8 0 W 35 WSW 65 600
Furneaux Islands 0 8 0 WSW 40 SW 75 800
North West Coast 0 6 < 5 WSW 40 WSW 75 1500
Central North 0 5 < 5 SW 25 WSW 75 2200
North East 0 4 0 WSW 25 WSW 80 2100
East Coast 0 4 < 5 W 25 WSW 80 2300
Midlands 0 4 < 5 WSW 20 WSW 80 2700
Upper Derwent Valley 0 6 < 5 WSW 25 WSW 75 2200
South East 0 6 < 5 W 30 WSW 75 1800
Central Plateau 0 5 < 5 WSW 30 WSW 75 2800
Western 0 7 < 5 WSW 35 WSW 75 1600