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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 25 February 2017

Issued at 4:15 pm EDT on Wednesday 22 February 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 9 Low-Moderate 100  
North West Coast 9 Low-Moderate 100  
Central North 12 High 15  
North East 11 Low-Moderate 100  
East Coast 10 Low-Moderate 100  
Midlands 12 High 26  
Upper Derwent Valley 10 Low-Moderate 100  
South East 11 Low-Moderate 100  
Central Plateau 7 Low-Moderate 100  
Western 4 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

Possible morning showers about the northeast otherwise fine. Southwest to southeast winds with afternoon coastal sea breezes.

District Weather Elements
for Saturday 25 February 2017

Issued at 4:15 pm EDT on Wednesday 22 February 2017.

District TAL cHaines Prob Rain >1mm Prob Rain >5mm 1500m Wind (km/h) Mix Height (m)
King Island 0 7 15 < 5 ESE 30 1400
Furneaux Islands 0 1 30 < 5 NE 15 1600
North West Coast 0 5 < 5 0 NNE 15 2000
Central North 0 4 < 5 < 5 WSW 10 2000
North East 0 2 15 < 5 SW 10 2100
East Coast 0 3 < 5 < 5 SW 10 2100
Midlands 0 4 < 5 0 SSW 5 2100
Upper Derwent Valley 0 2 0 0 SW 5 2100
South East 0 2 < 5 0 WSW 15 1900
Central Plateau 0 4 0 0 WSW 10 2100
Western 0 3 < 5 0 NNW 10 1800