New South Wales and Australian Capital Territory Fire Danger Ratings


Australian Government Bureau of Meteorology
New South Wales

New South Wales Fire Danger Ratings

Issued at 4:10 pm EDT on Friday 24 October 2014.

Fire Area Saturday
Far North Coast Very High
North Coast Very High
Greater Hunter Very High
Greater Sydney Region High
Illawarra/Shoalhaven High
Far South Coast Low-Moderate
Monaro Alpine High
The Australian Capital Territory High
Southern Ranges High
Central Ranges High
New England Very High
Northern Slopes Very High
North Western Very High
Upper Central West Plains High
Lower Central West Plains Very High
Southern Slopes High
Eastern Riverina High
Southern Riverina Low-Moderate
Northern Riverina High
South Western High
Far Western High


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