Fire Weather Forecast for Southwest Land Division

IDW15000

Australian Government Bureau of Meteorology
Western Australia

Fire Weather Forecast for Southwest Land Division WA
for Sunday 18 April 2021

Issued at 4:47 am WST on Sunday 18 April 2021.

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 27 26 High 100  
Inland Central West - North 22 17 High 97  
Coastal Central West - South 27 24 High 94  
Inland Central West - South 24 15 High 60  
Lower West Coast 28 22 High 81  
Lower West Inland 24 13 High 50  
Geographe 10 10 Low-Moderate 100  
Leeuwin 6 5 Low-Moderate 100  
Nelson 8 7 Low-Moderate 100  
Stirling Coast 10 5 Low-Moderate 100  
Stirling Inland 12 6 Low-Moderate 100  
Ravensthorpe Shire Coast 13 5 High 17  
Ravensthorpe Shire Inland 15 6 High 41  
Esperance Shire Coast 11 5 Low-Moderate 100  
Esperance Shire Inland 13 6 High 19  
Upper Great Southern 14 2 Low-Moderate 100  
Roe 16 5 High 19  
Beaufort 11 4 Low-Moderate 100  
Lakes 15 5 High 12  
Mortlock 20 11 Low-Moderate 100  
Ninghan 18 12 High 25  
Avon 19 7 Low-Moderate 100  
Jilbadgie 17 8 High 11  

* Ratings 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.

Sunday

A high will be centred south of the SA-WA border. A broad trough will lie near the west coast. Mainly light winds.

District Weather Elements
for Sunday 18 April 2021

Issued at 4:47 am WST on Sunday 18 April 2021.

District TAL cHaines Prob Rain >5mm 1500m Wind (km/h) 3000m Wind (km/h) Mix Height (m)
Coastal Central West - North 0 9 < 5 SE 25 NNE 20 3400
Inland Central West - North 0 9 < 5 ENE 20 NNE 15 3500
Coastal Central West - South 0 9 0 E 15 E 10 2700
Inland Central West - South 0 9 0 ENE 15 NNW 15 3000
Lower West Coast 0 6 0 E 10 NW 10 2300
Lower West Inland 0 6 0 ENE 10 ENE 10 2400
Geographe 0 5 0 SW 10 W 15 1800
Leeuwin 0 6 0 WNW 15 W 20 1800
Nelson 0 4 0 WNW 10 W 15 2000
Stirling Coast 0 4 0 WNW 20 W 20 1800
Stirling Inland 0 4 0 WNW 15 W 20 2100
Ravensthorpe Shire Coast 0 4 0 NW 20 WSW 15 2100
Ravensthorpe Shire Inland 0 4 0 NW 10 SSW 10 2500
Esperance Shire Coast 0 4 0 WNW 15 SSW 15 2200
Esperance Shire Inland 0 4 0 WNW 10 SW 10 2500
Upper Great Southern 0 5 0 ENE 5 WNW 10 2300
Roe 0 5 0 NE 5 SSE 10 2700
Beaufort 0 4 0 WNW 10 WSW 15 2000
Lakes 0 5 0 NW 5 SSW 10 2500
Mortlock 0 9 0 ENE 10 E 10 2700
Ninghan 0 9 0 NNE 15 ESE 10 2700
Avon 0 6 0 ENE 10 ENE 10 2500
Jilbadgie 0 6 0 ENE 10 ESE 15 2600

Detailed District Forecast
for Sunday 18 April 2021

Issued at 4:47 am WST on Sunday 18 April 2021.

  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 27 0     0     0     0    
G 26 < 1 NA NA 0     0     0    
Inland Central West - North F 22 0     0     0     0    
G 17 0     0     0     0    
Coastal Central West - South F 27 0     0     0     0    
G 24 < 1 NA NA 0     0     0    
Inland Central West - South F 24 0     0     0     0    
G 15 0     0     0     0    
Lower West Coast F 28 3 16 1 0     0     0    
G 22 < 1 NA NA 0     0     0    
Lower West Inland F 24 < 1 NA NA 0     0     0    
G 13 0     0     0     0    
Geographe F 10 0     0     0     0    
G 10 0     0     0     0    
Leeuwin F 6 0     0     0     0    
G 5 0     0     0     0    
Nelson F 8 0     0     0     0    
G 7 0     0     0     0    
Stirling Coast F 10 0     0     0     0    
G 5 0     0     0     0    
Stirling Inland F 12 0     0     0     0    
G 6 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 13 0     0     0     0    
G 5 0     0     0     0    
Ravensthorpe Shire Inland F 15 0     0     0     0    
G 6 0     0     0     0    
Esperance Shire Coast F 11 0     0     0     0    
G 5 0     0     0     0    
Esperance Shire Inland F 13 0     0     0     0    
G 6 0     0     0     0    
Upper Great Southern F 14 0     0     0     0    
G 2 0     0     0     0    
Roe F 16 0     0     0     0    
G 5 0     0     0     0    
Beaufort F 11 0     0     0     0    
G 4 0     0     0     0    
Lakes F 15 0     0     0     0    
G 5 0     0     0     0    
Mortlock F 20 0     0     0     0    
G 11 0     0     0     0    
Ninghan F 18 0     0     0     0    
G 12 0     0     0     0    
Avon F 19 0     0     0     0    
G 7 0     0     0     0    
Jilbadgie F 17 0     0     0     0    
G 8 0     0     0     0