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 11 February 2016

Issued at 4:30 am WST on Thursday 11 February 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 70 50 Severe 10 Y
Inland Central West - North 80 63 Severe 40 Y
Coastal Central West - South 38 24 High 100  
Inland Central West - South 64 43 Very High 54  
Lower West Coast 34 23 High 100  
Lower West Inland 51 30 Severe 14 Y
Geographe 22 17 High 34  
Leeuwin 14 9 High 32  
Nelson 32 12 Very High 10  
Stirling Coast 10 9 Low-Moderate 100  
Stirling Inland 15 11 Low-Moderate 100  
Ravensthorpe Shire Coast 15 14 High 31  
Ravensthorpe Shire Inland 30 19 High 100  
Esperance Shire Coast 47 38 Very High 23  
Esperance Shire Inland 71 50 Severe 10 Y
Upper Great Southern 49 23 High 98  
Roe 63 39 Very High 31  
Beaufort 31 15 High 39  
Lakes 47 28 High 94  
Mortlock 67 46 Very High 81  
Ninghan 67 48 Very High 93  
Avon 62 31 High 100  
Jilbadgie 74 48 Very High 84  

* 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 high remains in the Bight and a trough near the west coast will move inland during Thursday. Very hot temperatures are expected through most inland parts.

District Weather Elements
for Thursday 11 February 2016

Issued at 4:30 am WST on Thursday 11 February 2016.

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 0
Geographe 0 0
Leeuwin 0 0
Nelson 0 0
Stirling Coast 0 0
Stirling Inland 0 0
Ravensthorpe Shire Coast 0 0
Ravensthorpe Shire Inland 0 0
Esperance Shire Coast 0 0
Esperance Shire Inland 0 0
Upper Great Southern 0 0
Roe 0 0
Beaufort 0 0
Lakes 0 0
Mortlock 0 0
Ninghan 0 0
Avon 0 0
Jilbadgie 0 0

Detailed District Forecast
for Thursday 11 February 2016

Issued at 4:30 am WST on Thursday 11 February 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 70 72 09 10 41 11 7 2 15 1 0    
G 50 45 13 3 10 15 1 0     0    
Inland Central West - North F 80 100 09 12 96 11 8 22 15 1 0    
G 63 93 14 4 40 15 2 3 17 1 0    
Coastal Central West - South F 38 38 11 7 0     0     0    
G 24 0     0     0     0    
Inland Central West - South F 64 100 09 13 77 10 9 0     0    
G 43 54 15 4 2 18 1 0     0    
Lower West Coast F 34 22 13 4 0     0     0    
G 23 0     0     0     0    
Lower West Inland F 51 98 12 7 14 14 3 0     0    
G 30 3 16 1 0     0     0    
Geographe F 22 1   0 0     0     0    
G 17 0     0     0     0    
Leeuwin F 14 0     0     0     0    
G 9 0     0     0     0    
Nelson F 32 10 14 3 0     0     0    
G 12 0     0     0     0    
Stirling Coast F 10 0     0     0     0    
G 9 0     0     0     0    
Stirling Inland F 15 0     0     0     0    
G 11 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 15 0     0     0     0    
G 14 0     0     0     0    
Ravensthorpe Shire Inland F 30 5 12 3 0     0     0    
G 19 0     0     0     0    
Esperance Shire Coast F 47 51 10 4 5 13 1 0     0    
G 38 23 10 2 < 1 NA NA 0     0    
Esperance Shire Inland F 71 87 09 9 53 10 7 4 15 1 0    
G 50 61 09 9 10 15 1 0     0    
Upper Great Southern F 49 99 12 8 4 15 1 0     0    
G 23 0     0     0     0    
Roe F 63 100 09 12 84 10 9 0     0    
G 39 31 09 9 0     0     0    
Beaufort F 31 8 13 4 0     0     0    
G 15 0     0     0     0    
Lakes F 47 60 10 9 6 14 3 0     0    
G 28 3 16 1 0     0     0    
Mortlock F 67 100 08 14 100 09 10 0     0    
G 46 81 09 4 2 18 1 0     0    
Ninghan F 67 100 07 15 98 09 10 < 1 NA NA 0    
G 48 93 08 11 3 10 1 0     0    
Avon F 62 100 09 12 82 12 7 0     0    
G 31 8 14 4 0     0     0    
Jilbadgie F 74 100 08 15 100 09 10 8 14 2 0    
G 48 84 08 11 3 15 1 0     0