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Fire Weather Outlook For Day 3

Weather Information - Fire Weather Outlook For Day 3

The following weather related information courtesy of Australian Bureau of Meteorology
Copyright Commonwealth of Australia

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Australian Government Bureau of Meteorology
Tasmania

Fire Weather Forecast for Tasmania
for Friday 3 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 10 Low-Moderate 100  
North West Coast 5 Low-Moderate 100  
Central North 11 Low-Moderate 100  
North East 8 Low-Moderate 100  
East Coast 9 Low-Moderate 100  
Midlands 11 Low-Moderate 100  
Upper Derwent Valley 10 Low-Moderate 100  
South East 10 Low-Moderate 100  
Central Plateau 7 Low-Moderate 100  
Western 6 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.

Friday

Showers across the north and northwest, easing during the day. Mainly fine elsewhere. Light winds.

District Weather Elements
for Friday 3 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 6 15 5 ESE 10 1200
Furneaux Islands 0 6 10 < 5 S 20 1200
North West Coast 0 3 35 15 SSW 10 1700
Central North 0 2 20 5 SSW 15 1800
North East 0 4 15 5 SW 15 1700
East Coast 0 6 15 5 SSW 15 1500
Midlands 0 4 15 5 SW 10 1600
Upper Derwent Valley 0 4 15 5 W 10 1700
South East 0 8 15 5 SW 15 1400
Central Plateau 0 3 25 10 W 10 2300
Western 0 7 10 < 5 NW 10 1600