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Fire Weather Outlook For Day 1

IDT13131

Australian Government Bureau of Meteorology
Tasmania

Fire Weather Forecast for Tasmania
for Thursday 21 October 2021

Issued at 4:00 pm EDT on Tuesday 19 October 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 2 Low-Moderate 100  
Furneaux Islands 3 Low-Moderate 100  
North West Coast 3 Low-Moderate 100  
Central North 4 Low-Moderate 100  
North East 2 Low-Moderate 100  
East Coast 4 Low-Moderate 100  
Midlands 7 Low-Moderate 100  
Upper Derwent Valley 10 Low-Moderate 100  
South East 8 Low-Moderate 100  
Central Plateau 4 Low-Moderate 100  
Western 6 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 upper East Coast and north. Mainly fine elsewhere. Northeasterly winds, fresh and gusty about the northwest and southeast.

District Weather Elements
for Thursday 21 October 2021

Issued at 4:00 pm EDT on Tuesday 19 October 2021.

District TAL cHaines Prob Rain >5mm 1500m Wind (km/h) 3000m Wind (km/h) Mix Height (m)
King Island 0 5 < 5 NNW 30 NNW 45 600
Furneaux Islands 0 4 < 5 NNE 40 N 25 1300
North West Coast 0 4 15 N 40 NNW 40 1500
Central North 0 4 10 N 35 N 30 1900
North East 0 3 15 N 40 N 30 1800
East Coast 0 5 < 5 N 45 N 30 1900
Midlands 0 7 < 5 N 40 N 30 2100
Upper Derwent Valley 0 9 < 5 N 30 N 30 2200
South East 0 10 0 NNW 35 N 35 1800
Central Plateau 0 9 10 N 45 N 25 2000
Western 0 10 < 5 NNW 40 N 40 2100