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 8 December 2016

Issued at 4:00 pm WST on Wednesday 7 December 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 42 38 Very High 56  
Inland Central West - North 44 40 Very High 62  
Coastal Central West - South 35 30 High 100  
Inland Central West - South 38 23 High 100  
Lower West Coast 34 14 High 34  
Lower West Inland 37 16 Very High 55  
Geographe 22 0 Low-Moderate 100  
Leeuwin 18 0 High 49  
Nelson 24 1 High 100  
Stirling Coast 11 8 Low-Moderate 100  
Stirling Inland 14 11 Low-Moderate 100  
Ravensthorpe Shire Coast 11 8 Low-Moderate 100  
Ravensthorpe Shire Inland 13 8 High 78  
Esperance Shire Coast 11 8 Low-Moderate 100  
Esperance Shire Inland 19 9 Low-Moderate 100  
Upper Great Southern 29 11 Low-Moderate 100  
Roe 30 13 High 51  
Beaufort 24 10 Low-Moderate 100  
Lakes 25 11 Low-Moderate 100  
Mortlock 37 18 High 100  
Ninghan 36 17 High 100  
Avon 36 15 High 69  
Jilbadgie 34 15 High 77  

* 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 ridge of high pressure lies in the southern parts of the state. A trough is deepening down the west coast.

District Weather Elements
for Thursday 8 December 2016

Issued at 4:00 pm WST on Wednesday 7 December 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 < 5
Stirling Inland 0 0
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 0
Mortlock 0 0
Ninghan 0 0
Avon 0 0
Jilbadgie 0 0

Detailed District Forecast
for Thursday 8 December 2016

Issued at 4:00 pm WST on Wednesday 7 December 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 42 100 08 10 0     0     0    
G 38 56 08 9 0     0     0    
Inland Central West - North F 44 100 08 13 0     0     0    
G 40 62 08 3 0     0     0    
Coastal Central West - South F 35 54 09 7 0     0     0    
G 30 5 08 2 0     0     0    
Inland Central West - South F 38 100 12 7 0     0     0    
G 23 0     0     0     0    
Lower West Coast F 34 21 13 5 0     0     0    
G 14 0     0     0     0    
Lower West Inland F 37 55 13 5 0     0     0    
G 16 0     0     0     0    
Geographe F 22 0     0     0     0    
G 0 0     0     0     0    
Leeuwin F 18 0     0     0     0    
G 0 0     0     0     0    
Nelson F 24 0     0     0     0    
G 1 0     0     0     0    
Stirling Coast F 11 0     0     0     0    
G 8 0     0     0     0    
Stirling Inland F 14 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 11 0     0     0     0    
G 8 0     0     0     0    
Ravensthorpe Shire Inland F 13 0     0     0     0    
G 8 0     0     0     0    
Esperance Shire Coast F 11 0     0     0     0    
G 8 0     0     0     0    
Esperance Shire Inland F 19 0     0     0     0    
G 9 0     0     0     0    
Upper Great Southern F 29 0     0     0     0    
G 11 0     0     0     0    
Roe F 30 0     0     0     0    
G 13 0     0     0     0    
Beaufort F 24 0     0     0     0    
G 10 0     0     0     0    
Lakes F 25 0     0     0     0    
G 11 0     0     0     0    
Mortlock F 37 100 13 5 0     0     0    
G 18 0     0     0     0    
Ninghan F 36 97 14 5 0     0     0    
G 17 0     0     0     0    
Avon F 36 65 14 4 0     0     0    
G 15 0     0     0     0    
Jilbadgie F 34 22 14 4 0     0     0    
G 15 0     0     0     0