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 Monday 22 December 2014

Issued at 4:30 am WST on Monday 22 December 2014.

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

Summary

District District GFDI District Rating Percent Coverage Fire Weather Warning
Gascoyne Coast 53 Severe 24 Y
Gascoyne Inland 27 High 98  
Goldfields 19 High 40  
Eucla 14 High 40  
South Interior 18 High 65  

* 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.

Monday

A trough extends from the northern Gascoyne to the South Interior. Moderate to fresh east to southeasterly winds throughout the District, easing from midday. A moderate to fresh sea breeze is expected along the Gascoyne coast in the early afternoon.

District Weather Elements
for Monday 22 December 2014

Issued at 4:30 am WST on Monday 22 December 2014.

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

Detailed District Forecast
for Monday 22 December 2014

Issued at 4:30 am WST on Monday 22 December 2014.

  Fuel Type Dist FDI GFDI > 32 GFDI > 50 GFDI > 75 GFDI > 100
% Start Hours % Start Hours % Start Hours % Start Hours
Gascoyne Coast G 53 76 14 9 24 15 3 0     0    
Gascoyne Inland G 27 4 00 3 < 1 NA NA 0     0    
Goldfields G 19 < 1 NA NA 0     0     0    
Eucla G 14 0     0     0     0    
South Interior G 18 < 1 NA NA 0     0     0