Fire Weather Forecast for Northern Western Australia

IDW15300

Australian Government Bureau of Meteorology
Western Australia

Fire Weather Forecast for Northern WA
for Wednesday 1 March 2017

Issued at 4:00 pm WST on Tuesday 28 February 2017.

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

Summary

District District FFDI District GFDI District Rating Percent Coverage Fire Weather Warning
North Kimberley Coast 7 0 Low-Moderate 100  
West Kimberley Coast 16 0 Low-Moderate 100  
Kimberley Inland 21 0 Low-Moderate 100  
East Pilbara Coast 25 3 Low-Moderate 100  
West Pilbara Coast 20 2 Low-Moderate 100  
East Pilbara Inland 24 3 Low-Moderate 100  
Ashburton Inland 19 1 Low-Moderate 100  
Exmouth Gulf Coast 23 7 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.

Wednesday

Isolated afternoon thunderstorms and showers developing in northern parts.

District Weather Elements
for Wednesday 1 March 2017

Issued at 4:00 pm WST on Tuesday 28 February 2017.

District TAL Prob Rain >5mm
North Kimberley Coast 1 5
West Kimberley Coast 1 < 5
Kimberley Inland 1 < 5
East Pilbara Coast 1 < 5
West Pilbara Coast 1 5
East Pilbara Inland 1 < 5
Ashburton Inland 2 15
Exmouth Gulf Coast 1 < 5
North Interior 0 < 5

Detailed District Forecast
for Wednesday 1 March 2017

Issued at 4:00 pm WST on Tuesday 28 February 2017.

  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
North Kimberley Coast F 7 0     0     0     0    
G 0 0     0     0     0    
West Kimberley Coast F 16 0     0     0     0    
G 0 0     0     0     0    
Kimberley Inland F 21 0     0     0     0    
G 0 0     0     0     0    
East Pilbara Coast F 25 0     0     0     0    
G 3 0     0     0     0    
West Pilbara Coast F 20 0     0     0     0    
G 2 0     0     0     0    
East Pilbara Inland F 24 1 12 3 0     0     0    
G 3 0     0     0     0    
Ashburton Inland F 19 0     0     0     0    
G 1 0     0     0     0    
Exmouth Gulf Coast F 23 0     0     0     0    
G 7 0     0     0     0    
North Interior G 1 0     0     0     0