Fire Weather Forecast for Southwest Land Division

IDW15000

Australian Government Bureau of Meteorology
Western Australia

Fire Weather Forecast for Southwest Land Division WA
for Sunday 29 November 2020

Issued at 4:30 am WST on Sunday 29 November 2020.

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 36 40 Very High 30  
Inland Central West - North 55 48 Very High 83  
Coastal Central West - South 18 27 High 83  
Inland Central West - South 53 43 Very High 53  
Lower West Coast 11 2 Low-Moderate 100  
Lower West Inland 23 4 High 31  
Geographe 8 1 Low-Moderate 100  
Leeuwin 5 0 Low-Moderate 100  
Nelson 12 2 Low-Moderate 100  
Stirling Coast 19 16 High 50  
Stirling Inland 24 20 High 82  
Ravensthorpe Shire Coast 23 17 High 70  
Ravensthorpe Shire Inland 26 17 High 80  
Esperance Shire Coast 17 15 High 24  
Esperance Shire Inland 27 12 High 64  
Upper Great Southern 40 35 Very High 45  
Roe 43 36 Very High 66  
Beaufort 33 32 Very High 10  
Lakes 42 35 Very High 28  
Mortlock 54 51 Severe 15 Y
Ninghan 59 48 Severe 12 Y
Avon 44 40 Very High 72  
Jilbadgie 45 43 Very High 79  

* Ratings 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.

Sunday

A surface trough will deepen through the eastern parts of the South West Land Division. The trough is expected to contract east during the day with a cold front approaching the south west corner of the State during the afternoon and evening.

District Weather Elements
for Sunday 29 November 2020

Issued at 4:30 am WST on Sunday 29 November 2020.

District TAL cHaines Prob Rain >5mm 1500m Wind (km/h) 3000m Wind (km/h) Mix Height (m)
Coastal Central West - North 0 8 0 WNW 20 NW 65 1600
Inland Central West - North 0 9 0 WSW 25 NW 70 2400
Coastal Central West - South 0 8 0 WNW 20 NW 60 1500
Inland Central West - South 0 8 0 WSW 25 NW 65 2500
Lower West Coast 0 7 < 5 WNW 35 NW 60 1600
Lower West Inland 0 7 < 5 WNW 30 NW 55 1900
Geographe 0 3 10 W 45 WNW 80 1800
Leeuwin 0 2 10 WNW 35 NW 70 1900
Nelson 0 3 < 5 WNW 35 NW 75 2100
Stirling Coast 0 5 5 WNW 35 NW 70 2200
Stirling Inland 0 6 5 WNW 35 NW 70 2800
Ravensthorpe Shire Coast 0 8 < 5 NNW 30 NW 70 2600
Ravensthorpe Shire Inland 0 9 < 5 NNW 30 NW 70 3200
Esperance Shire Coast 0 9 0 NNW 35 NW 65 2300
Esperance Shire Inland 0 9 0 NNW 25 NW 60 2700
Upper Great Southern 0 6 < 5 WNW 35 NW 65 2700
Roe 0 10 < 5 W 35 NNW 60 3400
Beaufort 0 5 < 5 WNW 35 NW 75 2700
Lakes 0 8 5 W 35 NNW 60 3400
Mortlock 0 9 0 WSW 30 NW 65 2800
Ninghan 0 11 0 W 40 NW 55 3400
Avon 0 9 < 5 W 30 NW 60 2800
Jilbadgie 0 10 < 5 W 35 NW 60 3400

Detailed District Forecast
for Sunday 29 November 2020

Issued at 4:30 am WST on Sunday 29 November 2020.

  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 36 17 12 5 0     0     0    
G 40 32 13 3 0     0     0    
Inland Central West - North F 55 80 11 7 30 13 4 0     0    
G 48 83 13 5 5 15 1 0     0    
Coastal Central West - South F 18 0     0     0     0    
G 27 0     0     0     0    
Inland Central West - South F 53 55 12 7 17 14 4 0     0    
G 43 53 14 5 < 1 NA NA 0     0    
Lower West Coast F 11 0     0     0     0    
G 2 0     0     0     0    
Lower West Inland F 23 0     0     0     0    
G 4 0     0     0     0    
Geographe F 8 0     0     0     0    
G 1 0     0     0     0    
Leeuwin F 5 0     0     0     0    
G 0 0     0     0     0    
Nelson F 12 0     0     0     0    
G 2 0     0     0     0    
Stirling Coast F 19 0     0     0     0    
G 16 0     0     0     0    
Stirling Inland F 24 0     0     0     0    
G 20 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 23 0     0     0     0    
G 17 0     0     0     0    
Ravensthorpe Shire Inland F 26 0     0     0     0    
G 17 0     0     0     0    
Esperance Shire Coast F 17 0     0     0     0    
G 15 0     0     0     0    
Esperance Shire Inland F 27 0     0     0     0    
G 12 0     0     0     0    
Upper Great Southern F 40 48 13 4 0     0     0    
G 35 45 14 2 0     0     0    
Roe F 43 86 13 6 0     0     0    
G 36 59 16 2 0     0     0    
Beaufort F 33 12 14 2 0     0     0    
G 32 10 14 1 0     0     0    
Lakes F 42 68 14 5 0     0     0    
G 35 26 15 1 0     0     0    
Mortlock F 54 100 12 7 15 15 3 0     0    
G 51 99 15 4 14 17 1 0     0    
Ninghan F 59 100 12 9 44 14 5 0     0    
G 48 95 15 6 6 16 1 0     0    
Avon F 44 82 12 5 0     0     0    
G 40 72 14 2 0     0     0    
Jilbadgie F 45 96 13 6 0     0     0    
G 43 69 16 3 0     0     0