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 1 October 2014

Issued at 4:00 pm WST on Tuesday 30 September 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 11 Low-Moderate 100  
Gascoyne Inland 37 Very High 21  
Goldfields 9 Low-Moderate 100  
Eucla 3 Low-Moderate 99  
South Interior 17 High 39  

* 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 trough and low pressure system will deepen near the west coast. Hot and dry conditions with fresh to strong and gusty northeasterly winds in the Gascoyne Inland, northern Goldfields and Southern Interior, easing early afternoon.

District Weather Elements
for Wednesday 1 October 2014

Issued at 4:00 pm WST on Tuesday 30 September 2014.

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

Detailed District Forecast
for Wednesday 1 October 2014

Issued at 4:00 pm WST on Tuesday 30 September 2014.

  Fuel Type Dist FDI GFDI > 32 GFDI > 50 GFDI > 75 GFDI > 100
% Start Hours % Start Hours % Start Hours % Start Hours
Gascoyne Coast G 11 0     0     0     0    
Gascoyne Inland G 37 21 09 4 0     0     0    
Goldfields G 9 0     0     0     0    
Eucla G 3 0     0     0     0    
South Interior G 17 0     0     0     0