Australian Government Bureau of Meteorology
Fire Weather Warning
for the Mallee and Wimmera forecast districts
Issued at 4:39 am EDT on Tuesday 11 March 2014.
A warm to hot and generally cloudy day with moderate to fresh north to northwesterly winds. A cooler fresh southwesterly change entering the southwest close to midday before extending to central areas and the northwest late afternoon and moving into the east at night.
For the rest of Tuesday 11 March:
Severe Fire Danger is forecast for the following forecast districts:
Mallee and Wimmera
The CFA advises that you
- Monitor the weather at www.bom.gov.au and the fire situation at www.cfa.vic.gov.au, or through your emergency broadcasters: ABC and commercial radio stations and SKY News TV.
- Call '000' if you see flames.
- Check your bushfire survival plan now.
- For more information on fire danger ratings and actions refer to www.cfa.vic.gov.au.
- Prepare. Act. Survive.
No further warnings will be issued for this event, but the situation will continue to be monitored and further warnings issued if necessary.