Fire Weather Forecast for Northern Western Australia

IDW15300

Australian Government Bureau of Meteorology
Western Australia

Fire Weather Forecast for Northern WA
for Friday 29 May 2015

Issued at 4:30 am WST on Friday 29 May 2015.

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

Summary

District District GFDI District Rating Percent Coverage Fire Weather Warning
North Kimberley Coast 9 Low-Moderate 100  
West Kimberley Coast 2 Low-Moderate 100  
Kimberley Inland 16 High 41  
East Pilbara Coast 0 Low-Moderate 100  
West Pilbara Coast 0 Low-Moderate 100  
East Pilbara Inland 0 Low-Moderate 100  
Ashburton Inland 0 Low-Moderate 100  
Exmouth Gulf Coast 0 Low-Moderate 100  
North Interior 1 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 broad trough lies through inland parts of the Pilbara and Kimberly.

District Weather Elements
for Friday 29 May 2015

Issued at 4:30 am WST on Friday 29 May 2015.

District TAL Prob Rain >5mm
North Kimberley Coast 0 0
West Kimberley Coast 0 < 5
Kimberley Inland 0 0
East Pilbara Coast 1 10
West Pilbara Coast 1 5
East Pilbara Inland 1 20
Ashburton Inland 1 < 5
Exmouth Gulf Coast 0 < 5
North Interior 1 5

Detailed District Forecast
for Friday 29 May 2015

Issued at 4:30 am WST on Friday 29 May 2015.

  Fuel Type Dist FDI GFDI > 32 GFDI > 50 GFDI > 75 GFDI > 100
% Start Hours % Start Hours % Start Hours % Start Hours
North Kimberley Coast G 9 0     0     0     0    
West Kimberley Coast G 2 0     0     0     0    
Kimberley Inland G 16 0     0     0     0    
East Pilbara Coast G 0 0     0     0     0    
West Pilbara Coast G 0 0     0     0     0    
East Pilbara Inland G 0 0     0     0     0    
Ashburton Inland G 0 0     0     0     0    
Exmouth Gulf Coast G 0 0     0     0     0    
North Interior G 1 0     0     0     0