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 Sunday 7 February 2016

Issued at 4:00 pm WST on Saturday 6 February 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 73 64 Severe 82 Y
Gascoyne Inland 54 44 Severe 19 Y
Goldfields 41 23 Very High 48  
Eucla 17 16 High 52  
South Interior   35 Very High 24  

* 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.

Sunday

A trough lies along the west coast whilst a high pressure system lies in the Bight.

District Weather Elements
for Sunday 7 February 2016

Issued at 4:00 pm WST on Saturday 6 February 2016.

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

Detailed District Forecast
for Sunday 7 February 2016

Issued at 4:00 pm WST on Saturday 6 February 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 73 97 07 15 82 09 11 8 16 2 0    
G 64 93 08 13 50 09 10 1 16 1 0    
Gascoyne Inland F 54 89 06 16 19 08 11 0     0    
G 44 34 06 13 5 08 2 0     0    
Goldfields F 41 48 11 9 < 1 NA NA 0     0    
G 23 0     0     0     0    
Eucla F 17 0     0     0     0    
G 16 0     0     0     0    
South Interior G 35 24 08 10 0     0     0