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 29 July 2016

Issued at 4:30 am WST on Friday 29 July 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 25 0 High 80  
Gascoyne Inland 28 0 High 98  
Goldfields 30 0 High 92  
Eucla 18 0 High 39  
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 ridge of high pressure centred across central WA will weaken during the day as a cold front approaches the southwest Capes. A patchy cloud band will lie over the southern Gascoyne and Goldfields.

District Weather Elements
for Friday 29 July 2016

Issued at 4:30 am WST on Friday 29 July 2016.

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

Detailed District Forecast
for Friday 29 July 2016

Issued at 4:30 am WST on Friday 29 July 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 25 0     0     0     0    
G 0 0     0     0     0    
Gascoyne Inland F 28 3 12 3 0     0     0    
G 0 0     0     0     0    
Goldfields F 30 5 12 3 0     0     0    
G 0 0     0     0     0    
Eucla F 18 0     0     0     0    
G 0 0     0     0     0    
South Interior G 0 0     0     0     0