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Fire Weather Outlook For Day 1

Weather Information - Fire Weather Outlook For Day 1

The following weather related information courtesy of Australian Bureau of Meteorology
Copyright Commonwealth of Australia

IDT13131

Australian Government Bureau of Meteorology
Tasmania

Fire Weather Forecast for Tasmania
for Thursday 25 April 2019

Issued at 4:00 pm EST on Tuesday 23 April 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 6 Low-Moderate 100  
Furneaux Islands 9 Low-Moderate 100  
North West Coast 7 Low-Moderate 100  
Central North 10 Low-Moderate 100  
North East 10 Low-Moderate 100  
East Coast 10 Low-Moderate 100  
Midlands 11 Low-Moderate 100  
Upper Derwent Valley 9 Low-Moderate 100  
South East 10 Low-Moderate 100  
Central Plateau 7 Low-Moderate 100  
Western 5 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.

Thursday

Showers about the west and Bass Strait islands. Mainly fine elsewhere. Fresh and gusty west to northwesterly winds, becoming strong late.

District Weather Elements
for Thursday 25 April 2019

Issued at 4:00 pm EST on Tuesday 23 April 2019.

District TAL cHaines Prob Rain >5mm 1500m Wind (km/h) 3000m Wind (km/h) Mix Height (m)
King Island 0 0 10 W 55 W 70 1600
Furneaux Islands 0 1 5 W 65 W 65 1600
North West Coast 0 1 20 W 60 W 85 1600
Central North 0 2 < 5 WNW 60 W 85 1700
North East 0 2 5 W 65 W 80 1700
East Coast 0 2 < 5 WNW 60 W 80 1700
Midlands 0 0 < 5 WNW 55 W 90 1900
Upper Derwent Valley 0 0 25 WNW 80 W 100 1900
South East 0 1 20 WNW 75 W 95 1800
Central Plateau 0 0 30 WNW 60 W 95 1900
Western 0 1 55 WNW 75 W 100 1800