Fire Weather Forecast for Central and Eastern Western Australia

IDW15500

Australian Government Bureau of Meteorology
Western Australia

Fire Weather Forecast for Central and Eastern WA
for Thursday 5 May 2016

Issued at 4:30 am WST on Thursday 5 May 2016.

Forecasts are issued regularly: Please ensure you have the latest version.

Summary

District District FFDI District GFDI District Rating Percent Coverage Fire Weather Warning
Gascoyne Coast 21 0 High 84  
Gascoyne Inland 18 0 High 87  
Goldfields 11 0 Low-Moderate 100  
Eucla 22 0 High 46  
South Interior   0 Low-Moderate 100  

* Ratings 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

A broad area of low pressure extending across central parts of the state, leading to light to moderate winds.

District Weather Elements
for Thursday 5 May 2016

Issued at 4:30 am WST on Thursday 5 May 2016.

District TAL Prob Rain >5mm
Gascoyne Coast 0 0
Gascoyne Inland 1 5
Goldfields 1 5
Eucla 0 < 5
South Interior 2 25

Detailed District Forecast
for Thursday 5 May 2016

Issued at 4:30 am WST on Thursday 5 May 2016.

  Fuel Type Dist FDI FFDI > 32
GFDI > 32
FFDI > 50
GFDI > 50
FFDI > 75
GFDI > 75
FFDI > 100
GFDI > 100
% Start Hours % Start Hours % Start Hours % Start Hours
Gascoyne Coast F 21 0     0     0     0    
G 0 0     0     0     0    
Gascoyne Inland F 18 0     0     0     0    
G 0 0     0     0     0    
Goldfields F 11 0     0     0     0    
G 0 0     0     0     0    
Eucla F 22 0     0     0     0    
G 0 0     0     0     0    
South Interior G 0 0     0     0     0