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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 Wednesday 24 October 2018

Issued at 4:00 pm EDT on Saturday 20 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 6 Low-Moderate 100  
Furneaux Islands 11 Low-Moderate 100  
North West Coast 6 Low-Moderate 100  
Central North 7 Low-Moderate 100  
North East 10 Low-Moderate 100  
East Coast 11 Low-Moderate 100  
Midlands 8 Low-Moderate 100  
Upper Derwent Valley 8 Low-Moderate 100  
South East 10 Low-Moderate 100  
Central Plateau 5 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.

Wednesday

Showers about the west and far south, clearing in the evening. Fine otherwise. West to southwesterly winds becoming light in the evening. Afternoon sea breezes in the east.

District Weather Elements
for Wednesday 24 October 2018

Issued at 4:00 pm EDT on Saturday 20 October 2018.

District TAL cHaines Prob Rain >5mm 1500m Wind (km/h) 3000m Wind (km/h) Mix Height (m)
King Island 0 4 < 5 WSW 20 WSW 45 1900
Furneaux Islands 0 3 < 5 WSW 40 WSW 50 2200
North West Coast 0 2 < 5 WSW 25 WSW 55 2200
Central North 0 2 0 WSW 15 WSW 45 2400
North East 0 5 0 SW 20 WSW 40 2500
East Coast 0 7 < 5 WSW 25 WSW 35 2700
Midlands 0 3 < 5 W 25 WSW 40 2500
Upper Derwent Valley 0 1 < 5 W 30 WSW 55 2400
South East 0 3 < 5 W 35 WSW 50 2500
Central Plateau 0 1 < 5 WSW 25 WSW 55 2400
Western 0 2 10 W 30 WSW 50 2300