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 Wednesday 29 March 2017

Issued at 4:30 am WST on Wednesday 29 March 2017.

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 48 37 Very High 18  
Gascoyne Inland 37 27 High 99  
Goldfields 11 1 Low-Moderate 100  
Eucla 18 9 High 36  
South Interior   2 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.

Wednesday

A ridge of high pressure lies south of the State with a surface trough developing along the west coast.

District Weather Elements
for Wednesday 29 March 2017

Issued at 4:30 am WST on Wednesday 29 March 2017.

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

Detailed District Forecast
for Wednesday 29 March 2017

Issued at 4:30 am WST on Wednesday 29 March 2017.

  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 48 44 09 10 3 12 4 0     0    
G 37 18 08 5 0     0     0    
Gascoyne Inland F 37 23 09 9 < 1 NA NA 0     0    
G 27 1 09 2 0     0     0    
Goldfields F 11 0     0     0     0    
G 1 0     0     0     0    
Eucla F 18 0     0     0     0    
G 9 0     0     0     0    
South Interior G 2 0     0     0     0