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 24 October 2014

Issued at 4:00 pm WST on Thursday 23 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 6 Low-Moderate 99  
Inland Central West - North 25 High 98  
Coastal Central West - South 0 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 1 Low-Moderate 100  
Ravensthorpe Shire Coast 3 Low-Moderate 100  
Ravensthorpe Shire Inland 2 Low-Moderate 100  
Esperance Shire Coast 0 Low-Moderate 100  
Esperance Shire Inland 2 Low-Moderate 100  
Upper Great Southern 0 Low-Moderate 100  
Roe 0 Low-Moderate 100  
Beaufort 0 Low-Moderate 100  
Lakes 2 Low-Moderate 100  
Mortlock 10 Low-Moderate 100  
Ninghan 13 High 23  
Avon 3 Low-Moderate 100  
Jilbadgie 11 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 ridge of high pressure will strengthen over southern parts of the state tomorrow, while a trough deepens over the Gascoyne during the day.

District Weather Elements
for Friday 24 October 2014

Issued at 4:00 pm WST on Thursday 23 October 2014.

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 < 5
Lower West Inland 0 0
Geographe 0 < 5
Leeuwin 0 < 5
Nelson 0 < 5
Stirling Coast 0 5
Stirling Inland 0 < 5
Ravensthorpe Shire Coast 0 5
Ravensthorpe Shire Inland 0 < 5
Esperance Shire Coast 0 5
Esperance Shire Inland 0 < 5
Upper Great Southern 0 < 5
Roe 0 < 5
Beaufort 0 < 5
Lakes 0 < 5
Mortlock 0 0
Ninghan 0 < 5
Avon 0 0
Jilbadgie 0 < 5

Detailed District Forecast
for Friday 24 October 2014

Issued at 4:00 pm WST on Thursday 23 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 6 0     0     0     0    
Inland Central West - North G 25 2 17 1 0     0     0    
Coastal Central West - South G 0 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 1 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 3 0     0     0     0    
Ravensthorpe Shire Inland G 2 0     0     0     0    
Esperance Shire Coast G 0 0     0     0     0    
Esperance Shire Inland G 2 0     0     0     0    
Upper Great Southern G 0 0     0     0     0    
Roe G 0 0     0     0     0    
Beaufort G 0 0     0     0     0    
Lakes G 2 0     0     0     0    
Mortlock G 10 0     0     0     0    
Ninghan G 13 0     0     0     0    
Avon G 3 0     0     0     0    
Jilbadgie G 11 0     0     0     0