Fire Weather Forecast for Southwest Land Division

IDW15000

Australian Government Bureau of Meteorology
Western Australia

Fire Weather Forecast for Southwest Land Division WA
for Thursday 19 January 2017

Issued at 4:30 am WST on Thursday 19 January 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
Coastal Central West - North 29 29 High 100  
Inland Central West - North 38 29 High 100  
Coastal Central West - South 26 29 High 100  
Inland Central West - South 38 26 High 100  
Lower West Coast 19 23 High 100  
Lower West Inland 23 19 High 100  
Geographe 19 19 High 100  
Leeuwin 13 13 High 29  
Nelson 18 15 High 100  
Stirling Coast 13 19 High 28  
Stirling Inland 16 17 High 91  
Ravensthorpe Shire Coast 17 26 High 97  
Ravensthorpe Shire Inland 20 23 High 100  
Esperance Shire Coast 14 24 High 94  
Esperance Shire Inland 22 22 High 95  
Upper Great Southern 25 17 High 91  
Roe 29 19 High 100  
Beaufort 21 18 High 99  
Lakes 23 18 High 100  
Mortlock 36 25 High 100  
Ninghan 47 32 Very High 14  
Avon 30 19 High 96  
Jilbadgie 36 23 High 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.

Thursday

A deep trough lies through the eastern parts contracting further east. A new ridge develops over southern parts. Morning thunderstorms possible over the Southern Coastal Districts.

District Weather Elements
for Thursday 19 January 2017

Issued at 4:30 am WST on Thursday 19 January 2017.

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

Detailed District Forecast
for Thursday 19 January 2017

Issued at 4:30 am WST on Thursday 19 January 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
Coastal Central West - North F 29 < 1 NA NA 0     0     0    
G 29 < 1 NA NA 0     0     0    
Inland Central West - North F 38 48 13 6 0     0     0    
G 29 1 16 1 0     0     0    
Coastal Central West - South F 26 0     0     0     0    
G 29 3 12 6 0     0     0    
Inland Central West - South F 38 40 13 6 0     0     0    
G 26 0     0     0     0    
Lower West Coast F 19 0     0     0     0    
G 23 0     0     0     0    
Lower West Inland F 23 0     0     0     0    
G 19 0     0     0     0    
Geographe F 19 0     0     0     0    
G 19 0     0     0     0    
Leeuwin F 13 0     0     0     0    
G 13 0     0     0     0    
Nelson F 18 0     0     0     0    
G 15 0     0     0     0    
Stirling Coast F 13 0     0     0     0    
G 19 0     0     0     0    
Stirling Inland F 16 0     0     0     0    
G 17 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 17 0     0     0     0    
G 26 0     0     0     0    
Ravensthorpe Shire Inland F 20 0     0     0     0    
G 23 0     0     0     0    
Esperance Shire Coast F 14 0     0     0     0    
G 24 0     0     0     0    
Esperance Shire Inland F 22 0     0     0     0    
G 22 0     0     0     0    
Upper Great Southern F 25 0     0     0     0    
G 17 0     0     0     0    
Roe F 29 0     0     0     0    
G 19 0     0     0     0    
Beaufort F 21 0     0     0     0    
G 18 0     0     0     0    
Lakes F 23 0     0     0     0    
G 18 0     0     0     0    
Mortlock F 36 42 13 6 0     0     0    
G 25 0     0     0     0    
Ninghan F 47 99 12 7 1 16 1 0     0    
G 32 14 15 3 0     0     0    
Avon F 30 1 17 1 0     0     0    
G 19 0     0     0     0    
Jilbadgie F 36 36 12 6 0     0     0    
G 23 0     0     0     0