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 Saturday 29 November 2014

Issued at 4:00 pm WST on Friday 28 November 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 33 Very High 12  
Gascoyne Inland 28 High 95  
Goldfields 23 High 70  
Eucla 25 High 93  
South Interior 28 High 73  

* 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.

Saturday

A deep surface trough will be positioned near the SA border tomorrow morning before moving east during the day as a ridge develops over southern parts of the state. Expect moderate SE/SW winds with fresh sea breezes in the afternoon and early evening.

District Weather Elements
for Saturday 29 November 2014

Issued at 4:00 pm WST on Friday 28 November 2014.

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

Detailed District Forecast
for Saturday 29 November 2014

Issued at 4:00 pm WST on Friday 28 November 2014.

  Fuel Type Dist FDI GFDI > 32 GFDI > 50 GFDI > 75 GFDI > 100
% Start Hours % Start Hours % Start Hours % Start Hours
Gascoyne Coast G 33 12 13 7 < 1 NA NA 0     0    
Gascoyne Inland G 28 3 15 2 0     0     0    
Goldfields G 23 < 1 NA NA 0     0     0    
Eucla G 25 < 1 NA NA 0     0     0    
South Interior G 28 2 13 1 0     0     0