Fire Weather Forecast for Southwest Land Division

IDW15000

Australian Government Bureau of Meteorology
Western Australia

Fire Weather Forecast for Southwest Land Division WA
for Monday 2 May 2016

Issued at 4:00 pm WST on Sunday 1 May 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 22 3 Low-Moderate 100  
Inland Central West - North 21 3 Low-Moderate 100  
Coastal Central West - South 11 1 Low-Moderate 100  
Inland Central West - South 12 1 Low-Moderate 100  
Lower West Coast 5 4 Low-Moderate 100  
Lower West Inland 5 3 Low-Moderate 100  
Geographe 6 1 Low-Moderate 100  
Leeuwin 4 1 Low-Moderate 100  
Nelson 5 1 Low-Moderate 100  
Stirling Coast 5 0 Low-Moderate 100  
Stirling Inland 5 1 Low-Moderate 100  
Ravensthorpe Shire Coast 5 0 Low-Moderate 100  
Ravensthorpe Shire Inland 5 0 Low-Moderate 100  
Esperance Shire Coast 7 0 Low-Moderate 100  
Esperance Shire Inland 9 1 Low-Moderate 100  
Upper Great Southern 7 0 Low-Moderate 100  
Roe 7 0 Low-Moderate 100  
Beaufort 6 0 Low-Moderate 100  
Lakes 6 0 Low-Moderate 100  
Mortlock 7 1 Low-Moderate 100  
Ninghan 11 1 Low-Moderate 100  
Avon 6 1 Low-Moderate 100  
Jilbadgie 7 1 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.

Monday

A high pressure ridge lies over southern parts of the State. A weak cold front brushes along the south coast late Sunday with a slightly stronger cold front passing over southern parts during Monday.

District Weather Elements
for Monday 2 May 2016

Issued at 4:00 pm WST on Sunday 1 May 2016.

District TAL Prob Rain >5mm
Coastal Central West - North 0 0
Inland Central West - North 0 0
Coastal Central West - South 0 < 5
Inland Central West - South 0 0
Lower West Coast 0 < 5
Lower West Inland 0 < 5
Geographe 0 5
Leeuwin 0 10
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 0
Avon 0 < 5
Jilbadgie 0 < 5

Detailed District Forecast
for Monday 2 May 2016

Issued at 4:00 pm WST on Sunday 1 May 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 22 0     0     0     0    
G 3 0     0     0     0    
Inland Central West - North F 21 0     0     0     0    
G 3 0     0     0     0    
Coastal Central West - South F 11 0     0     0     0    
G 1 0     0     0     0    
Inland Central West - South F 12 0     0     0     0    
G 1 0     0     0     0    
Lower West Coast F 5 0     0     0     0    
G 4 0     0     0     0    
Lower West Inland F 5 0     0     0     0    
G 3 0     0     0     0    
Geographe F 6 0     0     0     0    
G 1 0     0     0     0    
Leeuwin F 4 0     0     0     0    
G 1 0     0     0     0    
Nelson F 5 0     0     0     0    
G 1 0     0     0     0    
Stirling Coast F 5 0     0     0     0    
G 0 0     0     0     0    
Stirling Inland F 5 0     0     0     0    
G 1 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 5 0     0     0     0    
G 0 0     0     0     0    
Ravensthorpe Shire Inland F 5 0     0     0     0    
G 0 0     0     0     0    
Esperance Shire Coast F 7 0     0     0     0    
G 0 0     0     0     0    
Esperance Shire Inland F 9 0     0     0     0    
G 1 0     0     0     0    
Upper Great Southern F 7 0     0     0     0    
G 0 0     0     0     0    
Roe F 7 0     0     0     0    
G 0 0     0     0     0    
Beaufort F 6 0     0     0     0    
G 0 0     0     0     0    
Lakes F 6 0     0     0     0    
G 0 0     0     0     0    
Mortlock F 7 0     0     0     0    
G 1 0     0     0     0    
Ninghan F 11 0     0     0     0    
G 1 0     0     0     0    
Avon F 6 0     0     0     0    
G 1 0     0     0     0    
Jilbadgie F 7 0     0     0     0    
G 1 0     0     0     0