Fire Weather Forecast for Southwest Land Division

IDW15000

Australian Government Bureau of Meteorology
Western Australia

Fire Weather Forecast for Southwest Land Division WA
for Tuesday 24 October 2017

Issued at 4:30 am WST on Tuesday 24 October 2017.

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 20 4 Low-Moderate 100  
Inland Central West - North 27 4 Low-Moderate 100  
Coastal Central West - South 9 1 Low-Moderate 100  
Inland Central West - South 27 1 Low-Moderate 100  
Lower West Coast 6 0 Low-Moderate 100  
Lower West Inland 7 0 Low-Moderate 100  
Geographe 5 0 Low-Moderate 100  
Leeuwin 5 0 Low-Moderate 100  
Nelson 6 0 Low-Moderate 100  
Stirling Coast 3 0 Low-Moderate 100  
Stirling Inland 6 1 Low-Moderate 100  
Ravensthorpe Shire Coast 2 0 Low-Moderate 100  
Ravensthorpe Shire Inland 3 0 Low-Moderate 100  
Esperance Shire Coast 2 0 Low-Moderate 100  
Esperance Shire Inland 5 5 Low-Moderate 100  
Upper Great Southern 6 0 Low-Moderate 100  
Roe 8 0 Low-Moderate 100  
Beaufort 7 0 Low-Moderate 100  
Lakes 6 0 Low-Moderate 100  
Mortlock 23 0 Low-Moderate 100  
Ninghan 28 0 Low-Moderate 100  
Avon 12 0 Low-Moderate 100  
Jilbadgie 19 0 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.

Tuesday

Light to moderate southeast to southwest winds generally prevail over the southwest of the State.

District Weather Elements
for Tuesday 24 October 2017

Issued at 4:30 am WST on Tuesday 24 October 2017.

District TAL cHaines Prob Rain >5mm 1500m Wind (km/h) 3000m Wind (km/h) Mix Height (m)
Coastal Central West - North 0 10 < 5 WNW 10 W 30 1500
Inland Central West - North 0 10 0 WSW 10 W 35 2300
Coastal Central West - South 0 10 < 5 WNW 10 W 35 1500
Inland Central West - South 0 10 < 5 WSW 15 W 35 2100
Lower West Coast 0 9 < 5 W 10 W 35 1500
Lower West Inland 0 9 < 5 WSW 10 W 35 1800
Geographe 0 6 < 5 W 10 W 40 1700
Leeuwin 0 4 < 5 NW 10 W 45 1800
Nelson 0 5 < 5 W 10 W 40 2100
Stirling Coast 0 3 15 NW 20 W 40 2000
Stirling Inland 0 3 10 WNW 20 W 45 2300
Ravensthorpe Shire Coast 0 3 15 WNW 25 W 40 2100
Ravensthorpe Shire Inland 0 3 10 WNW 15 WNW 35 2300
Esperance Shire Coast 0 5 10 WNW 20 WNW 45 1600
Esperance Shire Inland 0 5 5 WNW 15 WNW 50 2300
Upper Great Southern 0 4 < 5 W 15 W 35 2300
Roe 0 3 5 W 15 WNW 30 2600
Beaufort 0 3 < 5 W 15 W 45 2300
Lakes 0 3 10 W 15 W 35 2400
Mortlock 0 9 < 5 WSW 15 W 35 2300
Ninghan 0 8 < 5 W 20 WNW 35 3200
Avon 0 6 < 5 WSW 15 W 35 2200
Jilbadgie 0 5 < 5 W 20 WNW 30 2800

Detailed District Forecast
for Tuesday 24 October 2017

Issued at 4:30 am WST on Tuesday 24 October 2017.

  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 20 0     0     0     0    
G 4 0     0     0     0    
Inland Central West - North F 27 0     0     0     0    
G 4 0     0     0     0    
Coastal Central West - South F 9 0     0     0     0    
G 1 0     0     0     0    
Inland Central West - South F 27 0     0     0     0    
G 1 0     0     0     0    
Lower West Coast F 6 0     0     0     0    
G 0 0     0     0     0    
Lower West Inland F 7 0     0     0     0    
G 0 0     0     0     0    
Geographe F 5 0     0     0     0    
G 0 0     0     0     0    
Leeuwin F 5 0     0     0     0    
G 0 0     0     0     0    
Nelson F 6 0     0     0     0    
G 0 0     0     0     0    
Stirling Coast F 3 0     0     0     0    
G 0 0     0     0     0    
Stirling Inland F 6 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 2 0     0     0     0    
G 0 0     0     0     0    
Ravensthorpe Shire Inland F 3 0     0     0     0    
G 0 0     0     0     0    
Esperance Shire Coast F 2 0     0     0     0    
G 0 0     0     0     0    
Esperance Shire Inland F 5 0     0     0     0    
G 5 0     0     0     0    
Upper Great Southern F 6 0     0     0     0    
G 0 0     0     0     0    
Roe F 8 0     0     0     0    
G 0 0     0     0     0    
Beaufort F 7 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 23 0     0     0     0    
G 0 0     0     0     0    
Ninghan F 28 < 1 NA NA 0     0     0    
G 0 0     0     0     0    
Avon F 12 0     0     0     0    
G 0 0     0     0     0    
Jilbadgie F 19 0     0     0     0    
G 0 0     0     0     0