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Fire Weather Outlook For Day 3

IDT13133

Australian Government Bureau of Meteorology
Tasmania

Fire Weather Forecast for Tasmania
for Monday 25 January 2021

Issued at 4:00 pm EDT on Thursday 21 January 2021.

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

Summary

District District FFDI District Rating Percent Coverage Fire Weather Warning
King Island 11 Low-Moderate 100  
Furneaux Islands 10 Low-Moderate 100  
North West Coast 10 Low-Moderate 100  
Central North 27 Very High 13  
North East 19 High 43  
East Coast 28 Very High 29  
Midlands 31 Very High 60  
Upper Derwent Valley 32 Very High 62  
South East 30 Very High 20  
Central Plateau 21 High 40  
Western 11 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.

Monday

Showers developing about the west and south from late morning, extending to most districts during the afternoon and evening. Possible thunderstorms in the west from afternoon. Hot to very hot through the east with temperatures reaching the mid-thirties and relative humidity falling to around 25-35%. Fresh north to northwesterly winds, mostly 20-35km/h, shifting west to southwesterly during the afternoon and evening.

District Weather Elements
for Monday 25 January 2021

Issued at 4:00 pm EDT on Thursday 21 January 2021.

District TAL cHaines Prob Rain >5mm 1500m Wind (km/h) 3000m Wind (km/h) Mix Height (m)
King Island 0 10 20 WNW 60 NW 95 900
Furneaux Islands 0 12 5 WNW 65 NW 80 200
North West Coast 1 10 20 W 60 WNW 95 1500
Central North 0 10 15 WNW 55 NW 100 1600
North East 0 11 10 WNW 60 NW 100 1400
East Coast 0 10 15 WNW 55 WNW 105 2300
Midlands 0 10 15 WNW 45 WNW 105 2700
Upper Derwent Valley 1 9 15 WNW 50 WNW 115 2600
South East 1 9 15 WNW 65 WNW 130 2100
Central Plateau 1 10 25 WNW 45 NW 100 2600
Western 1 9 35 WNW 75 WNW 125 2000