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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 Sunday 20 October 2019

Issued at 4:00 pm EDT on Friday 18 October 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 4 Low-Moderate 100  
Furneaux Islands 9 Low-Moderate 100  
North West Coast 7 Low-Moderate 100  
Central North 9 Low-Moderate 100  
North East 11 Low-Moderate 100  
East Coast 11 Low-Moderate 100  
Midlands 9 Low-Moderate 100  
Upper Derwent Valley 8 Low-Moderate 100  
South East 11 Low-Moderate 100  
Central Plateau 5 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.

Sunday

Showers about western and south, easing and contracting to the west in the evening. Fine elsewhere. Fresh and gusty westerly winds.

District Weather Elements
for Sunday 20 October 2019

Issued at 4:00 pm EDT on Friday 18 October 2019.

District TAL cHaines Prob Rain >5mm 1500m Wind (km/h) 3000m Wind (km/h) Mix Height (m)
King Island 0 5 < 5 WSW 55 SW 70 1500
Furneaux Islands 0 3 0 WSW 65 SW 65 1600
North West Coast 0 2 10 WSW 65 SW 90 1800
Central North 0 1 < 5 WSW 55 SW 90 2000
North East 0 2 0 WSW 55 SW 80 2100
East Coast 0 2 0 WSW 70 SW 85 2200
Midlands 0 1 < 5 WSW 70 SW 95 2100
Upper Derwent Valley 0 0 20 WSW 85 SW 100 1800
South East 0 1 15 WSW 85 SW 95 1900
Central Plateau 0 0 25 WSW 70 SW 95 2000
Western 0 0 45 WSW 70 SW 90 1700