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 31 October 2014

Issued at 4:30 am WST on Friday 31 October 2014.

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

Summary

District District GFDI District Rating Percent Coverage Fire Weather Warning
Coastal Central West - North 13 High 21  
Inland Central West - North 11 Low-Moderate 100  
Coastal Central West - South 3 Low-Moderate 99  
Inland Central West - South 5 Low-Moderate 100  
Lower West Coast 0 Low-Moderate 95  
Lower West Inland 0 Low-Moderate 100  
Geographe 0 Low-Moderate 100  
Leeuwin 0 Low-Moderate 99  
Nelson 0 Low-Moderate 100  
Stirling Coast 0 Low-Moderate 98  
Stirling Inland 3 Low-Moderate 100  
Ravensthorpe Shire Coast 4 Low-Moderate 100  
Ravensthorpe Shire Inland 9 Low-Moderate 100  
Esperance Shire Coast 6 Low-Moderate 100  
Esperance Shire Inland 15 High 37  
Upper Great Southern 0 Low-Moderate 100  
Roe 2 Low-Moderate 100  
Beaufort 0 Low-Moderate 100  
Lakes 7 Low-Moderate 100  
Mortlock 8 Low-Moderate 100  
Ninghan 12 High 20  
Avon 7 Low-Moderate 100  
Jilbadgie 10 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 weak front pushing through the SWLD will produce some morning showers through the majority of the region.

District Weather Elements
for Friday 31 October 2014

Issued at 4:30 am WST on Friday 31 October 2014.

District TAL Prob Rain >5mm
Coastal Central West - North 0 < 5
Inland Central West - North 0 < 5
Coastal Central West - South 0 5
Inland Central West - South 0 < 5
Lower West Coast 0 10
Lower West Inland 0 10
Geographe 0 10
Leeuwin 0 10
Nelson 0 10
Stirling Coast 0 15
Stirling Inland 0 15
Ravensthorpe Shire Coast 0 15
Ravensthorpe Shire Inland 0 10
Esperance Shire Coast 1 10
Esperance Shire Inland 1 10
Upper Great Southern 0 < 5
Roe 0 < 5
Beaufort 0 10
Lakes 0 5
Mortlock 0 < 5
Ninghan 0 < 5
Avon 0 < 5
Jilbadgie 0 < 5

Detailed District Forecast
for Friday 31 October 2014

Issued at 4:30 am WST on Friday 31 October 2014.

  Fuel Type Dist FDI GFDI > 32 GFDI > 50 GFDI > 75 GFDI > 100
% Start Hours % Start Hours % Start Hours % Start Hours
Coastal Central West - North G 13 0     0     0     0    
Inland Central West - North G 11 0     0     0     0    
Coastal Central West - South G 3 0     0     0     0    
Inland Central West - South G 5 0     0     0     0    
Lower West Coast G 0 0     0     0     0    
Lower West Inland G 0 0     0     0     0    
Geographe G 0 0     0     0     0    
Leeuwin G 0 0     0     0     0    
Nelson G 0 0     0     0     0    
Stirling Coast G 0 0     0     0     0    
Stirling Inland G 3 0     0     0     0    
  Fuel Type Dist FDI GFDI > 32 GFDI > 50 GFDI > 75 GFDI > 100
% Start Hours % Start Hours % Start Hours % Start Hours
Ravensthorpe Shire Coast G 4 0     0     0     0    
Ravensthorpe Shire Inland G 9 0     0     0     0    
Esperance Shire Coast G 6 0     0     0     0    
Esperance Shire Inland G 15 0     0     0     0    
Upper Great Southern G 0 0     0     0     0    
Roe G 2 0     0     0     0    
Beaufort G 0 0     0     0     0    
Lakes G 7 0     0     0     0    
Mortlock G 8 0     0     0     0    
Ninghan G 12 0     0     0     0    
Avon G 7 0     0     0     0    
Jilbadgie G 10 0     0     0     0