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 24 November 2014

Issued at 4:00 pm WST on Sunday 23 November 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 38 Very High 62  
Inland Central West - North 42 Very High 27  
Coastal Central West - South 13 High 20  
Inland Central West - South 11 Low-Moderate 100  
Lower West Coast 21 High 65  
Lower West Inland 8 Low-Moderate 100  
Geographe 5 Low-Moderate 100  
Leeuwin 0 Low-Moderate 100  
Nelson 2 Low-Moderate 100  
Stirling Coast 7 Low-Moderate 100  
Stirling Inland 10 Low-Moderate 100  
Ravensthorpe Shire Coast 7 Low-Moderate 100  
Ravensthorpe Shire Inland 8 Low-Moderate 100  
Esperance Shire Coast 6 Low-Moderate 100  
Esperance Shire Inland 8 Low-Moderate 100  
Upper Great Southern 8 Low-Moderate 100  
Roe 10 Low-Moderate 100  
Beaufort 7 Low-Moderate 100  
Lakes 10 Low-Moderate 100  
Mortlock 16 High 100  
Ninghan 14 High 76  
Avon 12 High 14  
Jilbadgie 12 High 20  

* 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 ridge of high pressure dominates the south of the state. Moderate east to southeasterly winds are expected across most of the southwest land division, becoming fresh and gusty for a period during the morning over northern inland areas. Moderate to fresh south to southwesterly seabreezes are also expected about the coast during the afternoon.

District Weather Elements
for Monday 24 November 2014

Issued at 4:00 pm WST on Sunday 23 November 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 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 Monday 24 November 2014

Issued at 4:00 pm WST on Sunday 23 November 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 38 62 13 4 0     0     0    
Inland Central West - North G 42 27 09 2 2 16 1 0     0    
Coastal Central West - South G 13 0     0     0     0    
Inland Central West - South G 11 0     0     0     0    
Lower West Coast G 21 < 1 NA NA 0     0     0    
Lower West Inland G 8 0     0     0     0    
Geographe G 5 0     0     0     0    
Leeuwin G 0 0     0     0     0    
Nelson G 2 0     0     0     0    
Stirling Coast G 7 0     0     0     0    
Stirling Inland G 10 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 7 0     0     0     0    
Ravensthorpe Shire Inland G 8 0     0     0     0    
Esperance Shire Coast G 6 0     0     0     0    
Esperance Shire Inland G 8 0     0     0     0    
Upper Great Southern G 8 0     0     0     0    
Roe G 10 0     0     0     0    
Beaufort G 7 0     0     0     0    
Lakes G 10 0     0     0     0    
Mortlock G 16 0     0     0     0    
Ninghan G 14 0     0     0     0    
Avon G 12 0     0     0     0    
Jilbadgie G 12 0     0     0     0