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Fire Weather Outlook For Day 2

Weather Information - Fire Weather Outlook For Day 2

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

IDT13132

Australian Government Bureau of Meteorology
Tasmania

Fire Weather Forecast for Tasmania
for Monday 22 October 2018

Issued at 4:00 pm EDT on Friday 19 October 2018.

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

Summary

District District FFDI District Rating Percent Coverage Fire Weather Warning
King Island 3 Low-Moderate 100  
Furneaux Islands 4 Low-Moderate 100  
North West Coast 4 Low-Moderate 100  
Central North 5 Low-Moderate 100  
North East 4 Low-Moderate 100  
East Coast 6 Low-Moderate 100  
Midlands 8 Low-Moderate 100  
Upper Derwent Valley 11 Low-Moderate 100  
South East 9 Low-Moderate 100  
Central Plateau 7 Low-Moderate 100  
Western 7 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.

Monday

Showers developing about the north during the morning, extending to the east in the afternoon then easing in the evening. Fine elsewhere. Northeast to northwesterly winds.

District Weather Elements
for Monday 22 October 2018

Issued at 4:00 pm EDT on Friday 19 October 2018.

District TAL cHaines Prob Rain >5mm 1500m Wind (km/h) 3000m Wind (km/h) Mix Height (m)
King Island 0 8 < 5 NW 40 NW 50 600
Furneaux Islands 0 4 < 5 N 35 N 30 1000
North West Coast 0 8 < 5 NNW 35 NW 50 1400
Central North 0 7 < 5 NNW 35 NW 40 1600
North East 0 6 10 N 40 N 40 1600
East Coast 0 7 < 5 NNW 40 NNW 45 1800
Midlands 0 8 < 5 NNW 45 NW 45 1800
Upper Derwent Valley 0 6 < 5 NNW 30 NW 50 2400
South East 0 6 < 5 NNW 40 NNW 50 2100
Central Plateau 0 8 < 5 N 40 NW 45 2300
Western 0 8 < 5 NNW 40 NNW 55 2200