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Fire Weather Outlook For Day 3

IDT13133

Australian Government Bureau of Meteorology
Tasmania

Fire Weather Forecast for Tasmania
for Saturday 24 October 2020

Issued at 4:00 pm EDT on Tuesday 20 October 2020.

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 3 Low-Moderate 100  
North West Coast 4 Low-Moderate 100  
Central North 3 Low-Moderate 100  
North East 2 Low-Moderate 100  
East Coast 4 Low-Moderate 100  
Midlands 4 Low-Moderate 100  
Upper Derwent Valley 4 Low-Moderate 100  
South East 5 Low-Moderate 100  
Central Plateau 2 Low-Moderate 100  
Western 4 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 contracting to the west, far south and northeast in the morning. Mainly fine elsewhere. Light winds, becoming southwesterly during the day.

District Weather Elements
for Saturday 24 October 2020

Issued at 4:00 pm EDT on Tuesday 20 October 2020.

District TAL cHaines Prob Rain >5mm 1500m Wind (km/h) 3000m Wind (km/h) Mix Height (m)
King Island 0 2 20 SW 55 W 60 1800
Furneaux Islands 0 7 45 WSW 30 W 50 900
North West Coast 0 3 15 SW 45 W 65 2000
Central North 0 4 25 WSW 20 W 50 1600
North East 0 3 40 W 20 WNW 50 1400
East Coast 0 2 25 WSW 30 WNW 60 1800
Midlands 0 3 15 WSW 35 WNW 60 1900
Upper Derwent Valley 0 1 15 W 40 WNW 75 2100
South East 0 2 10 W 45 WNW 75 2100
Central Plateau 0 1 20 WSW 35 W 65 2200
Western 0 2 20 W 40 W 70 2100