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 Thursday 28 May 2015

Issued at 4:00 pm WST on Wednesday 27 May 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 7 Low-Moderate 100  
Gascoyne Inland 4 Low-Moderate 100  
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.

Thursday

An upper level trough lying across central WA will continue to draw moisture down from the tropics, maintaining a broad rain band across central and eastern parts. The remnants of a weak cold front will brush the south coast bringing showers to coastal parts of the Eucla district.

District Weather Elements
for Thursday 28 May 2015

Issued at 4:00 pm WST on Wednesday 27 May 2015.

District TAL Prob Rain >5mm
Gascoyne Coast 0 < 5
Gascoyne Inland 1 5
Goldfields 1 < 5
Eucla 1 < 5
South Interior 1 25

Detailed District Forecast
for Thursday 28 May 2015

Issued at 4:00 pm WST on Wednesday 27 May 2015.

  Fuel Type Dist FDI GFDI > 32 GFDI > 50 GFDI > 75 GFDI > 100
% Start Hours % Start Hours % Start Hours % Start Hours
Gascoyne Coast G 7 0     0     0     0    
Gascoyne Inland G 4 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