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 Friday 27 March 2015

Issued at 4:30 am WST on Friday 27 March 2015.

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

Summary

District District GFDI District Rating Percent Coverage Fire Weather Warning
Gascoyne Coast 14 High 27  
Gascoyne Inland 17 High 39  
Goldfields 14 High 18  
Eucla 12 High 22  
South Interior 36 Very High 19  

* 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.

Friday

A deep trough near the west coast will move inland during Friday and reach the Eucla by Saturday morning.

District Weather Elements
for Friday 27 March 2015

Issued at 4:30 am WST on Friday 27 March 2015.

District TAL Prob Rain >5mm
Gascoyne Coast 2 15
Gascoyne Inland 2 20
Goldfields 2 20
Eucla 1 < 5
South Interior 1 5

Detailed District Forecast
for Friday 27 March 2015

Issued at 4:30 am WST on Friday 27 March 2015.

  Fuel Type Dist FDI GFDI > 32 GFDI > 50 GFDI > 75 GFDI > 100
% Start Hours % Start Hours % Start Hours % Start Hours
Gascoyne Coast G 14 0     0     0     0    
Gascoyne Inland G 17 < 1 NA NA 0     0     0    
Goldfields G 14 0     0     0     0    
Eucla G 12 0     0     0     0    
South Interior G 36 19 08 3 0     0     0