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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

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Australian Government Bureau of Meteorology
Tasmania

Fire Weather Forecast for Tasmania
for Thursday 18 February 2016

Issued at 4:15 pm EDT on Monday 15 February 2016.

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 8 Low-Moderate 100  
North West Coast 10 Low-Moderate 100  
Central North 12 High 19  
North East 10 Low-Moderate 100  
East Coast 9 Low-Moderate 100  
Midlands 12 High 24  
Upper Derwent Valley 11 Low-Moderate 100  
South East 11 Low-Moderate 99  
Central Plateau 7 Low-Moderate 100  
Western 6 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.

Thursday

Mainly fine in the northeast. Showers elsewhere, more likely in the southwest. West to southwesterly winds.

District Weather Elements
for Thursday 18 February 2016

Issued at 4:15 pm EDT on Monday 15 February 2016.

District TAL cHaines Prob Rain >1mm Prob Rain >5mm 1500m Wind (km/h) Mix Height (m)
King Island 0 2 30 < 5 SW 15 1400
Furneaux Islands 0 2 < 5 0 WSW 15 1800
North West Coast 0 4 10 < 5 SSW 15 1800
Central North 0 3 < 5 0 WSW 10 1900
North East 0 2 < 5 0 SW 15 1900
East Coast 0 2 25 < 5 SW 25 1800
Midlands 0 2 15 < 5 SW 15 1900
Upper Derwent Valley 0 2 15 < 5 SW 15 1800
South East 0 3 35 10 SW 25 1700
Central Plateau 0 2 30 5 SW 15 1900
Western 0 2 50 15 WSW 20 1700