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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 Friday 31 March 2017

Issued at 4:15 pm EDT on Wednesday 29 March 2017.

Forecasts are issued regularly: Please ensure you have the latest version.

Summary

District District FFDI District Rating Percent Coverage Fire Weather Warning
King Island 7 Low-Moderate 100  
Furneaux Islands 7 Low-Moderate 100  
North West Coast 7 Low-Moderate 100  
Central North 12 High 10  
North East 11 Low-Moderate 100  
East Coast 12 High 15  
Midlands 16 High 53  
Upper Derwent Valley 12 High 20  
South East 12 High 14  
Central Plateau 8 Low-Moderate 100  
Western 7 Low-Moderate 100  

* Ratings and Total Fire Ban information 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.

Friday

Fine apart from showers about the west, far south and Bass Strait islands. Light winds, tending northwesterly during the day.

District Weather Elements
for Friday 31 March 2017

Issued at 4:15 pm EDT on Wednesday 29 March 2017.

District TAL cHaines Prob Rain >1mm Prob Rain >5mm 1500m Wind (km/h) Mix Height (m)
King Island 0 0 20 < 5 W 25 1900
Furneaux Islands 0 1 15 < 5 NW 20 1900
North West Coast 0 1 15 < 5 W 25 1900
Central North 0 1 < 5 < 5 WNW 30 1900
North East 0 1 5 < 5 NW 30 1900
East Coast 0 1 < 5 0 NW 30 1900
Midlands 0 2 < 5 0 WNW 30 1900
Upper Derwent Valley 0 1 < 5 0 WNW 35 1900
South East 0 1 < 5 < 5 WNW 40 1900
Central Plateau 0 1 10 < 5 WNW 25 1900
Western 0 0 45 15 WNW 40 1900