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 Tuesday 9 February 2016.

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


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