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Fire Weather Outlook For Day 3

IDT13133

Australian Government Bureau of Meteorology
Tasmania

Fire Weather Forecast for Tasmania
for Saturday 22 January 2022

Issued at 4:00 pm EDT on Tuesday 18 January 2022.

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 7 Low-Moderate 100  
North West Coast 13 High 23  
Central North 20 High 56  
North East 9 Low-Moderate 100  
East Coast 12 High 10  
Midlands 21 High 74  
Upper Derwent Valley 21 High 81  
South East 12 High 14  
Central Plateau 14 High 36  
Western 16 High 52  

* 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 and mostly sunny. Hot inland. Northeast to southeasterly winds.

District Weather Elements
for Saturday 22 January 2022

Issued at 4:00 pm EDT on Tuesday 18 January 2022.

District TAL cHaines Prob Rain >5mm 1500m Wind (km/h) 3000m Wind (km/h) Mix Height (m)
King Island 0 10 0 W 10 N 20 700
Furneaux Islands 0 9 < 5 ENE 15 NNE 15 1000
North West Coast 0 8 0 NE 25 NNE 15 1400
Central North 0 7 < 5 NNE 10 NE 10 1900
North East 0 8 < 5 ENE 5 NE 10 1600
East Coast 0 7 < 5 WNW 5 NE 5 1600
Midlands 0 6 < 5 N 10 N 10 2300
Upper Derwent Valley 0 6 0 N 10 NNW 10 2500
South East 0 7 0 NNW 5 NW 15 1600
Central Plateau 0 6 0 NNE 10 N 15 2900
Western 0 6 0 NNE 15 NNW 15 2400