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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

IDT13133

Australian Government Bureau of Meteorology
Tasmania

Fire Weather Forecast for Tasmania
for Saturday 1 April 2017

Issued at 4:15 pm EDT on Tuesday 28 March 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 8 Low-Moderate 100  
Furneaux Islands 10 Low-Moderate 100  
North West Coast 8 Low-Moderate 100  
Central North 12 High 19  
North East 12 High 16  
East Coast 12 High 10  
Midlands 11 Low-Moderate 100  
Upper Derwent Valley 8 Low-Moderate 100  
South East 10 Low-Moderate 100  
Central Plateau 6 Low-Moderate 100  
Western 7 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.

Saturday

Showers extending from the west in the morning then contracting to the west and far south during the afternoon. West to northwesterly winds tending west to southwesterly during the morning.

District Weather Elements
for Saturday 1 April 2017

Issued at 4:15 pm EDT on Tuesday 28 March 2017.

District TAL cHaines Prob Rain >1mm Prob Rain >5mm 1500m Wind (km/h) Mix Height (m)
King Island 0 1 50 15 WSW 50 1900
Furneaux Islands 0 2 45 10 W 60 2000
North West Coast 0 2 45 15 WSW 60 2000
Central North 0 3 30 5 WSW 40 2000
North East 0 3 35 5 WSW 40 2000
East Coast 0 3 20 < 5 WSW 45 2000
Midlands 0 2 25 < 5 WSW 50 2000
Upper Derwent Valley 0 2 50 20 WSW 60 2000
South East 0 3 50 20 W 60 2000
Central Plateau 0 2 60 30 WSW 60 2000
Western 0 2 80 55 WSW 60 2000