Fire Weather Warning

IDV22000

Australian Government Bureau of Meteorology
Victoria

Fire Weather Warning
for the Mallee, Wimmera, Northern Country, North Central, North East, South West and Central forecast districts

Issued at 3:58 pm EDT on Tuesday 21 February 2017.

Weather Situation

Warm to hot and dry conditions across Victoria Wednesday. Fresh to strong and gusty northerly winds ahead of a milder, fresh southwesterly change entering the west of the state in the afternoon and reaching central districts by evening.

For Wednesday 22 February:

Extreme Fire Danger is forecast for the following forecast district:
Wimmera

Severe Fire Danger is forecast for the following forecast districts:
Mallee, Northern Country, North Central, North East, South West and Central

The CFA advises that you:

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

For information on preparing for bushfires go to www.cfa.vic.gov.au.

The next warning will be issued by 5:00 am EDT Wednesday.