Fire Weather Forecast for Southwest Land Division

IDW15000

Australian Government Bureau of Meteorology
Western Australia

Fire Weather Forecast for Southwest Land Division WA
for Wednesday 1 March 2017

Issued at 4:00 pm WST on Tuesday 28 February 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 21 17 High 86  
Inland Central West - North 22 16 High 50  
Coastal Central West - South 22 14 High 76  
Inland Central West - South 26 15 High 35  
Lower West Coast 20 16 High 91  
Lower West Inland 20 16 High 100  
Geographe 18 9 Low-Moderate 100  
Leeuwin 17 11 High 63  
Nelson 19 11 High 100  
Stirling Coast 8 10 Low-Moderate 100  
Stirling Inland 11 12 High 28  
Ravensthorpe Shire Coast 7 9 Low-Moderate 100  
Ravensthorpe Shire Inland 10 12 Low-Moderate 100  
Esperance Shire Coast 6 10 Low-Moderate 100  
Esperance Shire Inland 15 12 High 14  
Upper Great Southern 15 13 High 17  
Roe 25 22 High 99  
Beaufort 16 15 High 75  
Lakes 21 20 High 94  
Mortlock 27 7 Low-Moderate 100  
Ninghan 31 10 Low-Moderate 100  
Avon 22 7 Low-Moderate 100  
Jilbadgie 29 12 High 21  

* 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.

Wednesday

Surface trough developing inland. Isolated afternoon thunderstorms and showers developing in north western inland parts.

District Weather Elements
for Wednesday 1 March 2017

Issued at 4:00 pm WST on Tuesday 28 February 2017.

District TAL Prob Rain >5mm
Coastal Central West - North 2 10
Inland Central West - North 2 30
Coastal Central West - South 1 < 5
Inland Central West - South 2 15
Lower West Coast 1 < 5
Lower West Inland 1 < 5
Geographe 1 < 5
Leeuwin 0 < 5
Nelson 1 < 5
Stirling Coast 1 < 5
Stirling Inland 1 < 5
Ravensthorpe Shire Coast 0 < 5
Ravensthorpe Shire Inland 0 < 5
Esperance Shire Coast 0 0
Esperance Shire Inland 0 < 5
Upper Great Southern 1 < 5
Roe 1 < 5
Beaufort 1 < 5
Lakes 0 < 5
Mortlock 1 10
Ninghan 1 < 5
Avon 1 < 5
Jilbadgie 1 < 5

Detailed District Forecast
for Wednesday 1 March 2017

Issued at 4:00 pm WST on Tuesday 28 February 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 21 0     0     0     0    
G 17 0     0     0     0    
Inland Central West - North F 22 0     0     0     0    
G 16 0     0     0     0    
Coastal Central West - South F 22 0     0     0     0    
G 14 0     0     0     0    
Inland Central West - South F 26 0     0     0     0    
G 15 0     0     0     0    
Lower West Coast F 20 0     0     0     0    
G 16 0     0     0     0    
Lower West Inland F 20 0     0     0     0    
G 16 0     0     0     0    
Geographe F 18 0     0     0     0    
G 9 0     0     0     0    
Leeuwin F 17 0     0     0     0    
G 11 0     0     0     0    
Nelson F 19 0     0     0     0    
G 11 0     0     0     0    
Stirling Coast F 8 0     0     0     0    
G 10 0     0     0     0    
Stirling Inland F 11 0     0     0     0    
G 12 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 7 0     0     0     0    
G 9 0     0     0     0    
Ravensthorpe Shire Inland F 10 0     0     0     0    
G 12 0     0     0     0    
Esperance Shire Coast F 6 0     0     0     0    
G 10 0     0     0     0    
Esperance Shire Inland F 15 0     0     0     0    
G 12 0     0     0     0    
Upper Great Southern F 15 0     0     0     0    
G 13 0     0     0     0    
Roe F 25 0     0     0     0    
G 22 0     0     0     0    
Beaufort F 16 0     0     0     0    
G 15 0     0     0     0    
Lakes F 21 0     0     0     0    
G 20 0     0     0     0    
Mortlock F 27 0     0     0     0    
G 7 0     0     0     0    
Ninghan F 31 9 15 2 0     0     0    
G 10 0     0     0     0    
Avon F 22 0     0     0     0    
G 7 0     0     0     0    
Jilbadgie F 29 1 15 0 0     0     0    
G 12 0     0     0     0