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Fire Weather Outlook For Day 3

Weather Information - Fire Weather Outlook For Day 3

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

IDT13133

Australian Government Bureau of Meteorology
Tasmania

Fire Weather Forecast for Tasmania
for Saturday 23 February 2019

Issued at 4:00 pm EDT on Tuesday 19 February 2019.

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 9 Low-Moderate 100  
North West Coast 10 Low-Moderate 100  
Central North 16 High 39  
North East 11 Low-Moderate 100  
East Coast 10 Low-Moderate 100  
Midlands 15 High 23  
Upper Derwent Valley 11 Low-Moderate 100  
South East 9 Low-Moderate 100  
Central Plateau 8 Low-Moderate 100  
Western 5 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.

Saturday

Fine apart from light showers about the south, clearing around midday. Southerly winds, with afternoon sea breezes about the north.

District Weather Elements
for Saturday 23 February 2019

Issued at 4:00 pm EDT on Tuesday 19 February 2019.

District TAL cHaines Prob Rain >5mm 1500m Wind (km/h) 3000m Wind (km/h) Mix Height (m)
King Island 0 8 0 S 25 S 30 800
Furneaux Islands 0 3 0 SSW 30 SSW 45 1500
North West Coast 0 7 < 5 S 20 SSW 40 1900
Central North 0 4 < 5 S 20 SSW 45 2200
North East 0 4 < 5 SSW 25 SSW 50 2100
East Coast 0 7 < 5 SW 35 SSW 50 1700
Midlands 0 6 < 5 SW 25 SSW 45 1800
Upper Derwent Valley 0 6 < 5 SW 20 SSW 45 1800
South East 0 8 < 5 SW 35 SW 55 1600
Central Plateau 0 5 < 5 S 15 SSW 45 2200
Western 0 8 < 5 S 25 SSW 45 1600