Fire Weather Forecast for Northern Western Australia

IDW15300

Australian Government Bureau of Meteorology
Western Australia

Fire Weather Forecast for Northern WA
for Monday 1 May 2017

Issued at 4:00 pm WST on Sunday 30 April 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 27 0 Low-Moderate 100  
West Kimberley Coast 36 0 Low-Moderate 100  
Kimberley Inland 29 0 Low-Moderate 100  
East Pilbara Coast 39 1 Low-Moderate 100  
West Pilbara Coast 36 4 Low-Moderate 100  
East Pilbara Inland 30 4 Low-Moderate 100  
Ashburton Inland 35 1 Low-Moderate 100  
Exmouth Gulf Coast 28 5 Low-Moderate 100  
North 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.

Monday

A weak trough lies near the Pilbara coast and Kimberley coast.

District Weather Elements
for Monday 1 May 2017

Issued at 4:00 pm WST on Sunday 30 April 2017.

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

Detailed District Forecast
for Monday 1 May 2017

Issued at 4:00 pm WST on Sunday 30 April 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 27 < 1 NA NA 0     0     0    
G 0 0     0     0     0    
West Kimberley Coast F 36 20 09 7 0     0     0    
G 0 0     0     0     0    
Kimberley Inland F 29 2 12 3 0     0     0    
G 0 0     0     0     0    
East Pilbara Coast F 39 42 10 6 0     0     0    
G 1 0     0     0     0    
West Pilbara Coast F 36 60 10 6 0     0     0    
G 4 0     0     0     0    
East Pilbara Inland F 30 5 11 3 0     0     0    
G 4 0     0     0     0    
Ashburton Inland F 35 27 11 5 0     0     0    
G 1 0     0     0     0    
Exmouth Gulf Coast F 28 0     0     0     0    
G 5 0     0     0     0    
North Interior G 0 0     0     0     0