Fire Weather Forecast for Southwest Land Division

IDW15000

Australian Government Bureau of Meteorology
Western Australia

Fire Weather Forecast for Southwest Land Division WA
for Friday 29 July 2016

Issued at 4:30 am WST on Friday 29 July 2016.

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

Summary

District District FFDI District GFDI District Rating Percent Coverage Fire Weather Warning
Coastal Central West - North 12 0 Low-Moderate 100  
Inland Central West - North 15 0 Low-Moderate 100  
Coastal Central West - South 6 0 Low-Moderate 100  
Inland Central West - South 13 0 Low-Moderate 100  
Lower West Coast 5 0 Low-Moderate 100  
Lower West Inland 5 0 Low-Moderate 100  
Geographe 3 0 Low-Moderate 100  
Leeuwin 3 0 Low-Moderate 100  
Nelson 3 0 Low-Moderate 100  
Stirling Coast 7 0 Low-Moderate 100  
Stirling Inland 7 0 Low-Moderate 100  
Ravensthorpe Shire Coast 8 0 Low-Moderate 100  
Ravensthorpe Shire Inland 8 0 Low-Moderate 100  
Esperance Shire Coast 7 0 Low-Moderate 100  
Esperance Shire Inland 11 0 Low-Moderate 100  
Upper Great Southern 6 0 Low-Moderate 100  
Roe 7 0 Low-Moderate 100  
Beaufort 5 0 Low-Moderate 100  
Lakes 7 0 Low-Moderate 100  
Mortlock 11 0 Low-Moderate 100  
Ninghan 15 0 Low-Moderate 100  
Avon 6 0 Low-Moderate 100  
Jilbadgie 9 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.

Friday

A ridge of high pressure will contract to the east as a cold front and a patchy rain band move across the South West Land Division. Squally conditions developing about the southwest Capes in the afternoon, extending to southwest of Jurien Bay to Hopetoun by evening.

District Weather Elements
for Friday 29 July 2016

Issued at 4:30 am WST on Friday 29 July 2016.

District TAL Prob Rain >5mm
Coastal Central West - North 0 10
Inland Central West - North 0 10
Coastal Central West - South 0 20
Inland Central West - South 0 10
Lower West Coast 0 10
Lower West Inland 0 10
Geographe 0 20
Leeuwin 0 15
Nelson 0 10
Stirling Coast 0 < 5
Stirling Inland 0 < 5
Ravensthorpe Shire Coast 0 < 5
Ravensthorpe Shire Inland 0 0
Esperance Shire Coast 0 < 5
Esperance Shire Inland 0 < 5
Upper Great Southern 0 < 5
Roe 0 < 5
Beaufort 0 5
Lakes 0 < 5
Mortlock 0 5
Ninghan 0 < 5
Avon 0 < 5
Jilbadgie 0 < 5

Detailed District Forecast
for Friday 29 July 2016

Issued at 4:30 am WST on Friday 29 July 2016.

  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
Coastal Central West - North F 12 0     0     0     0    
G 0 0     0     0     0    
Inland Central West - North F 15 0     0     0     0    
G 0 0     0     0     0    
Coastal Central West - South F 6 0     0     0     0    
G 0 0     0     0     0    
Inland Central West - South F 13 0     0     0     0    
G 0 0     0     0     0    
Lower West Coast F 5 0     0     0     0    
G 0 0     0     0     0    
Lower West Inland F 5 0     0     0     0    
G 0 0     0     0     0    
Geographe F 3 0     0     0     0    
G 0 0     0     0     0    
Leeuwin F 3 0     0     0     0    
G 0 0     0     0     0    
Nelson F 3 0     0     0     0    
G 0 0     0     0     0    
Stirling Coast F 7 0     0     0     0    
G 0 0     0     0     0    
Stirling Inland F 7 0     0     0     0    
G 0 0     0     0     0    
  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
Ravensthorpe Shire Coast F 8 0     0     0     0    
G 0 0     0     0     0    
Ravensthorpe Shire Inland F 8 0     0     0     0    
G 0 0     0     0     0    
Esperance Shire Coast F 7 0     0     0     0    
G 0 0     0     0     0    
Esperance Shire Inland F 11 0     0     0     0    
G 0 0     0     0     0    
Upper Great Southern F 6 0     0     0     0    
G 0 0     0     0     0    
Roe F 7 0     0     0     0    
G 0 0     0     0     0    
Beaufort F 5 0     0     0     0    
G 0 0     0     0     0    
Lakes F 7 0     0     0     0    
G 0 0     0     0     0    
Mortlock F 11 0     0     0     0    
G 0 0     0     0     0    
Ninghan F 15 0     0     0     0    
G 0 0     0     0     0    
Avon F 6 0     0     0     0    
G 0 0     0     0     0    
Jilbadgie F 9 0     0     0     0    
G 0 0     0     0     0