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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 Saturday 1 April 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 8 Low-Moderate 100  
Furneaux Islands 13 High 24  
North West Coast 11 Low-Moderate 100  
Central North 15 High 86  
North East 16 High 83  
East Coast 17 High 68  
Midlands 15 High 90  
Upper Derwent Valley 14 High 34  
South East 15 High 53  
Central Plateau 9 Low-Moderate 100  
Western 6 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.

Saturday

Showers extending from the west in the early morning, contracting to the west and far south during the early afternoon. West to northwesterly winds, tending fresh and gusty west to southwesterly during the morning.

District Weather Elements
for Saturday 1 April 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 2 45 10 WSW 45 1900
Furneaux Islands 0 2 45 10 W 65 1800
North West Coast 0 2 35 5 WSW 55 1900
Central North 0 3 20 < 5 WSW 45 1900
North East 0 3 20 < 5 WSW 60 1900
East Coast 0 4 10 < 5 W 55 2000
Midlands 0 3 20 < 5 W 60 2000
Upper Derwent Valley 0 3 55 15 W 75 1900
South East 0 4 55 20 W 75 1900
Central Plateau 0 2 60 25 W 60 2000
Western 0 3 85 50 W 65 2000