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 28 August 2015

Issued at 4:30 am WST on Friday 28 August 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 5 Low-Moderate 100  
Gascoyne Inland 14 High 18  
Goldfields 0 Low-Moderate 100  
Eucla 0 Low-Moderate 100  
South Interior 0 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.

Friday

A surface trough extends through the central Gascoyne. Hot and dry northerly winds ahead of the trough with a cooler change west of the trough. Isolated showers with the chance of thunderstorms for the Goldfields, Gascoyne and Southern Interior.

District Weather Elements
for Friday 28 August 2015

Issued at 4:30 am WST on Friday 28 August 2015.

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

Detailed District Forecast
for Friday 28 August 2015

Issued at 4:30 am WST on Friday 28 August 2015.

  Fuel Type Dist FDI GFDI > 32 GFDI > 50 GFDI > 75 GFDI > 100
% Start Hours % Start Hours % Start Hours % Start Hours
Gascoyne Coast G 5 0     0     0     0    
Gascoyne Inland G 14 0     0     0     0    
Goldfields G 0 0     0     0     0    
Eucla G 0 0     0     0     0    
South Interior G 0 0     0     0     0