Fire Weather Warning


Australian Government Bureau of Meteorology

Fire Weather Warning
for the Mallee forecast district

Issued at 4:20 am EDT on Sunday 4 December 2016.

Weather Situation

A high pressure system is over the Tasman Sea. A cold front will cross waters south of the Bight this morning and is expected to reach western Victoria late in the evening before crossing the remainder of the State overnight and Monday morning.

For the rest of Sunday 4 December:

Severe Fire Danger is forecast for the following forecast district:

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.