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Fire Weather Outlook For Day 3

IDT13133

Australian Government Bureau of Meteorology
Tasmania

Fire Weather Forecast for Tasmania
for Saturday 17 April 2021

Issued at 4:00 pm EST on Tuesday 13 April 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 5 Low-Moderate 100  
Furneaux Islands 8 Low-Moderate 100  
North West Coast 5 Low-Moderate 100  
Central North 7 Low-Moderate 100  
North East 7 Low-Moderate 100  
East Coast 6 Low-Moderate 100  
Midlands 8 Low-Moderate 100  
Upper Derwent Valley 5 Low-Moderate 100  
South East 6 Low-Moderate 100  
Central Plateau 3 Low-Moderate 100  
Western 2 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.

Saturday

Showers about the west, far south and Bass Strait islands. Mainly fine elsewhere. West to northwesterly winds.

District Weather Elements
for Saturday 17 April 2021

Issued at 4:00 pm EST on Tuesday 13 April 2021.

District TAL cHaines Prob Rain >5mm 1500m Wind (km/h) 3000m Wind (km/h) Mix Height (m)
King Island 0 1 < 5 WSW 35 WSW 45 1900
Furneaux Islands 0 1 < 5 WSW 45 WSW 35 1700
North West Coast 0 1 10 WSW 45 WSW 50 2000
Central North 0 4 < 5 WSW 40 W 50 2000
North East 0 7 < 5 WSW 35 W 45 1900
East Coast 0 7 0 WSW 50 W 45 2100
Midlands 0 4 0 W 55 WSW 50 2100
Upper Derwent Valley 0 1 < 5 W 70 WSW 60 2000
South East 0 3 < 5 W 75 WSW 60 2000
Central Plateau 0 0 20 W 55 WSW 55 2100
Western 0 1 55 W 60 WSW 60 1800