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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 Monday 21 January 2019

Issued at 4:00 pm EDT on Thursday 17 January 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 5 Low-Moderate 100  
Furneaux Islands 7 Low-Moderate 100  
North West Coast 16 High 62  
Central North 30 Very High 25  
North East 15 High 72  
East Coast 16 High 59  
Midlands 29 Very High 21  
Upper Derwent Valley 25 Very High 12  
South East 22 High 82  
Central Plateau 18 High 57  
Western 13 High 17  

* 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.

Monday

Fine and mostly sunny. Light winds and afternoon sea breezes.

District Weather Elements
for Monday 21 January 2019

Issued at 4:00 pm EDT on Thursday 17 January 2019.

District TAL cHaines Prob Rain >5mm 1500m Wind (km/h) 3000m Wind (km/h) Mix Height (m)
King Island 0 9 0 NNW 20 NNW 20 800
Furneaux Islands 0 9 0 W 15 W 20 900
North West Coast 0 9 0 W 20 WNW 35 1300
Central North 0 9 0 W 20 W 35 1900
North East 0 9 0 W 20 W 35 1700
East Coast 0 8 0 W 30 W 45 1900
Midlands 0 8 0 W 20 W 45 2600
Upper Derwent Valley 0 8 0 W 30 W 55 2100
South East 0 9 0 W 40 W 65 1600
Central Plateau 0 8 0 W 25 W 40 2500
Western 0 9 0 W 35 W 55 1300