Fire Weather Warning


Australian Government Bureau of Meteorology

Fire Weather Warning
for the Mallee, Northern Country and North Central forecast districts

Issued at 6:02 am EDT on Saturday 13 February 2016.

Weather Situation

Strengthening westerly winds will combine with hot and dry conditions over northern Victoria on Saturday leading to increased fire danger.

For the rest of Saturday 13 February:

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

The CFA advises that you:

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

For information on preparing for bushfires go to

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