Fire Weather Forecast for Southwest Land Division

IDW15000

Australian Government Bureau of Meteorology
Western Australia

Fire Weather Forecast for Southwest Land Division WA
for Saturday 25 April 2015

Issued at 4:30 am WST on Saturday 25 April 2015.

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 19 High 100  
Inland Central West - North 25 High 100  
Coastal Central West - South 19 High 100  
Inland Central West - South 22 High 86  
Lower West Coast 14 High 32  
Lower West Inland 12 High 11  
Geographe 7 Low-Moderate 100  
Leeuwin 5 Low-Moderate 100  
Nelson 6 Low-Moderate 100  
Stirling Coast 0 Low-Moderate 100  
Stirling Inland 0 Low-Moderate 100  
Ravensthorpe Shire Coast 0 Low-Moderate 100  
Ravensthorpe Shire Inland 0 Low-Moderate 100  
Esperance Shire Coast 0 Low-Moderate 100  
Esperance Shire Inland 0 Low-Moderate 100  
Upper Great Southern 0 Low-Moderate 100  
Roe 0 Low-Moderate 100  
Beaufort 0 Low-Moderate 100  
Lakes 0 Low-Moderate 100  
Mortlock 13 High 31  
Ninghan 12 High 17  
Avon 9 Low-Moderate 100  
Jilbadgie 7 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.

Saturday

A ridge of high pressure is developing south of the state with a high moving into the Bight by Monday.

District Weather Elements
for Saturday 25 April 2015

Issued at 4:30 am WST on Saturday 25 April 2015.

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 < 5
Nelson 0 0
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 0
Roe 0 0
Beaufort 0 0
Lakes 0 < 5
Mortlock 0 0
Ninghan 0 0
Avon 0 0
Jilbadgie 0 0

Detailed District Forecast
for Saturday 25 April 2015

Issued at 4:30 am WST on Saturday 25 April 2015.

  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 19 0     0     0     0    
Inland Central West - North G 25 0     0     0     0    
Coastal Central West - South G 19 0     0     0     0    
Inland Central West - South G 22 0     0     0     0    
Lower West Coast G 14 0     0     0     0    
Lower West Inland G 12 0     0     0     0    
Geographe G 7 0     0     0     0    
Leeuwin G 5 0     0     0     0    
Nelson G 6 0     0     0     0    
Stirling Coast G 0 0     0     0     0    
Stirling Inland G 0 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 0 0     0     0     0    
Ravensthorpe Shire Inland G 0 0     0     0     0    
Esperance Shire Coast G 0 0     0     0     0    
Esperance Shire Inland G 0 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 0 0     0     0     0    
Mortlock G 13 0     0     0     0    
Ninghan G 12 0     0     0     0    
Avon G 9 0     0     0     0    
Jilbadgie G 7 0     0     0     0