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 22 May 2022

Issued at 4:30 am WST on Sunday 22 May 2022.

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 13 17 High 85  
Inland Central West - North 19 18 High 84  
Coastal Central West - South 11 3 Low-Moderate 100  
Inland Central West - South 24 12 High 22  
Lower West Coast 12 0 Low-Moderate 100  
Lower West Inland 13 0 Low-Moderate 100  
Geographe 6 0 Low-Moderate 100  
Leeuwin 8 0 Low-Moderate 100  
Nelson 9 0 Low-Moderate 100  
Stirling Coast 6 0 Low-Moderate 100  
Stirling Inland 8 0 Low-Moderate 100  
Ravensthorpe Shire Coast 8 0 Low-Moderate 100  
Ravensthorpe Shire Inland 8 0 Low-Moderate 100  
Esperance Shire Coast 11 0 Low-Moderate 100  
Esperance Shire Inland 10 0 Low-Moderate 100  
Upper Great Southern 11 3 Low-Moderate 100  
Roe 12 3 Low-Moderate 100  
Beaufort 9 2 Low-Moderate 100  
Lakes 10 3 Low-Moderate 100  
Mortlock 24 5 Low-Moderate 100  
Ninghan 27 2 High 52  
Avon 20 2 Low-Moderate 100  
Jilbadgie 20 2 Low-Moderate 100  

* 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

Moderate NE'ly tending N'ly during the day, shifting fresh and gusty NW'ly during the afternoon. Showers and possible thunderstorms developing from the west.

District Weather Elements
for Sunday 22 May 2022

Issued at 4:30 am WST on Sunday 22 May 2022.

District TAL cHaines Prob Rain >5mm 1500m Wind (km/h) 3000m Wind (km/h) Mix Height (m)
Coastal Central West - North 2 3 20 NW 65 NW 80 2000
Inland Central West - North 0 4 10 NW 60 WNW 80 2300
Coastal Central West - South 2 5 40 NW 65 NW 85 1700
Inland Central West - South 2 6 20 NW 60 NW 85 2300
Lower West Coast 2 6 45 NNW 70 NNW 80 1600
Lower West Inland 2 6 40 NNW 60 NNW 70 2100
Geographe 2 5 50 N 75 N 80 1300
Leeuwin 2 6 45 N 60 N 65 1400
Nelson 2 6 40 N 60 N 65 1900
Stirling Coast 2 7 35 N 45 N 50 1600
Stirling Inland 2 7 35 N 45 N 50 1900
Ravensthorpe Shire Coast 1 5 20 N 45 N 45 1800
Ravensthorpe Shire Inland 1 5 20 N 45 N 45 1900
Esperance Shire Coast 1 5 15 NNE 50 N 45 1900
Esperance Shire Inland 1 5 15 NNE 50 N 45 1900
Upper Great Southern 2 7 40 NNW 55 N 60 2100
Roe 1 5 20 N 45 NNW 45 2200
Beaufort 2 7 35 N 50 N 55 2000
Lakes 2 5 30 N 45 N 45 2100
Mortlock 1 7 10 NW 50 NW 70 2500
Ninghan 1 6 10 NW 50 NW 65 2500
Avon 2 7 25 NNW 55 NNW 65 2400
Jilbadgie 1 6 15 NNW 50 NNW 55 2500

Detailed District Forecast
for Sunday 22 May 2022

Issued at 4:30 am WST on Sunday 22 May 2022.

  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 13 0     0     0     0    
G 17 0     0     0     0    
Inland Central West - North F 19 0     0     0     0    
G 18 0     0     0     0    
Coastal Central West - South F 11 0     0     0     0    
G 3 0     0     0     0    
Inland Central West - South F 24 0     0     0     0    
G 12 0     0     0     0    
Lower West Coast F 12 0     0     0     0    
G 0 0     0     0     0    
Lower West Inland F 13 0     0     0     0    
G 0 0     0     0     0    
Geographe F 6 0     0     0     0    
G 0 0     0     0     0    
Leeuwin F 8 0     0     0     0    
G 0 0     0     0     0    
Nelson F 9 0     0     0     0    
G 0 0     0     0     0    
Stirling Coast F 6 0     0     0     0    
G 0 0     0     0     0    
Stirling Inland F 8 0     0     0     0    
G 0 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 8 0     0     0     0    
G 0 0     0     0     0    
Ravensthorpe Shire Inland F 8 0     0     0     0    
G 0 0     0     0     0    
Esperance Shire Coast F 11 0     0     0     0    
G 0 0     0     0     0    
Esperance Shire Inland F 10 0     0     0     0    
G 0 0     0     0     0    
Upper Great Southern F 11 0     0     0     0    
G 3 0     0     0     0    
Roe F 12 0     0     0     0    
G 3 0     0     0     0    
Beaufort F 9 0     0     0     0    
G 2 0     0     0     0    
Lakes F 10 0     0     0     0    
G 3 0     0     0     0    
Mortlock F 24 0     0     0     0    
G 5 0     0     0     0    
Ninghan F 27 0     0     0     0    
G 2 0     0     0     0    
Avon F 20 0     0     0     0    
G 2 0     0     0     0    
Jilbadgie F 20 0     0     0     0    
G 2 0     0     0     0