Fire Weather Forecast for Northern Western Australia

IDW15300

Australian Government Bureau of Meteorology
Western Australia

Fire Weather Forecast for Northern WA
for Monday 27 April 2015

Issued at 4:31 am WST on Monday 27 April 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 0 Low-Moderate 100  
West Kimberley Coast 0 Low-Moderate 100  
Kimberley Inland 1 Low-Moderate 100  
East Pilbara Coast 13 High 27  
West Pilbara Coast 15 High 51  
East Pilbara Inland 1 Low-Moderate 100  
Ashburton Inland 4 Low-Moderate 100  
Exmouth Gulf Coast 0 Low-Moderate 100  
North Interior 2 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.

Monday

A trough and low pressure system lies well to the west of the Pilbara coast and a ridge of high pressure lies to the south of the State. Moderate easterly winds becoming fresh and gusty for a period during the morning.

District Weather Elements
for Monday 27 April 2015

Issued at 4:31 am WST on Monday 27 April 2015.

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

Detailed District Forecast
for Monday 27 April 2015

Issued at 4:31 am WST on Monday 27 April 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 0 0     0     0     0    
West Kimberley Coast G 0 0     0     0     0    
Kimberley Inland G 1 0     0     0     0    
East Pilbara Coast G 13 0     0     0     0    
West Pilbara Coast G 15 0     0     0     0    
East Pilbara Inland G 1 0     0     0     0    
Ashburton Inland G 4 0     0     0     0    
Exmouth Gulf Coast G 0 0     0     0     0    
North Interior G 2 0     0     0     0