Fire Weather Warning

IDS20290

Australian Government Bureau of Meteorology
South Australia

Fire Weather Warning
for the Flinders, Mid North, Mount Lofty Ranges, Riverland, Murraylands, Upper South East and Lower South East fire weather districts

Issued at 4:24 am CDT on Wednesday 28 February 2024.

The Country Fire Service advises you to:

  • Action your Bushfire Survival Plan now.
  • Monitor the fire and weather situation through your local radio station, www.cfs.sa.gov.au, and www.bom.gov.au.
  • Call 000 (Triple Zero) in an emergency.

For the rest of Wednesday 28 February:

Extreme Fire Danger is forecast for the following fire weather districts:
Flinders, Mid North, Mount Lofty Ranges, Riverland, Murraylands, Upper South East and Lower South East

Weather Situation

Hot to very hot and dry with moderate to fresh north to northeasterly winds tending fresh to strong and gusty northwesterly during the morning. A milder, fresh and gusty west to southwesterly wind change will extend over the west and south during the afternoon and early evening. Isolated gusty thunderstorms with little to no rainfall are possible across central and southeast districts during the morning and afternoon.

For information on preparing for bushfires go to www.cfs.sa.gov.au.

No further warnings will be issued for this event, but the situation will continue to be monitored and further warnings issued if necessary.

Warnings Information