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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 Wednesday 22 November 2017

Issued at 4:16 pm EDT on Sunday 19 November 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 6 Low-Moderate 100  
Furneaux Islands 9 Low-Moderate 100  
North West Coast 11 Low-Moderate 100  
Central North 18 High 36  
North East 12 High 31  
East Coast 23 High 75  
Midlands 28 Very High 39  
Upper Derwent Valley 28 Very High 32  
South East 28 Very High 15  
Central Plateau 17 High 62  
Western 18 High 77  

* 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.

Wednesday

Mostly sunny. Hot in the south and southwest. Humid north to northeasterly winds and afternoon sea breezes, with low RH inland during the afternoon. Very dry air lies aloft so inland RH may be lower than forecast.

District Weather Elements
for Wednesday 22 November 2017

Issued at 4:16 pm EDT on Sunday 19 November 2017.

District TAL cHaines Prob Rain >5mm 1500m Wind (km/h) 3000m Wind (km/h) Mix Height (m)
King Island 0 8 0 N 10 NNW 15 100
Furneaux Islands 0 10 0 ENE 25 NNE 15 1200
North West Coast 0 10 < 5 ENE 10 NW 10 1300
Central North 0 10 < 5 E 10 N 5 1800
North East 0 10 < 5 E 10 NNE 15 1700
East Coast 0 10 < 5 NNW 10 N 15 2200
Midlands 0 10 0 NNE 10 NW 10 2700
Upper Derwent Valley 0 9 0 NNE 5 NW 15 3300
South East 0 9 < 5 NW 10 NW 15 2500
Central Plateau 0 10 0 N 10 NW 10 3400
Western 0 9 < 5 NNW 10 NW 20 3100