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 19 April 2014

Issued at 4:30 am WST on Saturday 19 April 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 24 High 100  
Gascoyne Inland 2 Low-Moderate 100  
Goldfields 1 Low-Moderate 100  
Eucla 5 Low-Moderate 99  
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.

Saturday

A high pressure system is situated in the Bight bringing generally east to northeasterly flow. A trough is developing along the west coast and will begin to move slowly eastwards from Friday evening.

District Weather Elements
for Saturday 19 April 2014

Issued at 4:30 am WST on Saturday 19 April 2014.

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

Detailed District Forecast
for Saturday 19 April 2014

Issued at 4:30 am WST on Saturday 19 April 2014.

  Fuel Type Dist FDI GFDI > 32 GFDI > 50 GFDI > 75 GFDI > 100
% Start Hours % Start Hours % Start Hours % Start Hours
Gascoyne Coast G 24 0     0     0     0    
Gascoyne Inland G 2 0     0     0     0    
Goldfields G 1 0     0     0     0    
Eucla G 5 0     0     0     0    
South Interior G 0 0     0     0     0