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Weather Warnings - NSW Fire Weather Warning

Australian Government Bureau of Meteorology
New South Wales

Fire Weather Warning
for the North Western fire area.

Issued at 4:40 am EDT on Tuesday 24 March 2015.

Weather Situation
Hot, dry and windy conditions will accompany the passage of a front on Tuesday
afternoon and evening.

For the rest of Tuesday 24 March:

Severe Fire Danger is forecast for the following fire area:
North Western
The NSW Rural Fire Service warns that any bushfire that starts has the
potential to threaten lives and destroy homes.

The Rural Fire Service advises you to:
- Check your bushfire survival plan - Now.
- Monitor the fire and weather situation in any way you can: through
www.rfs.nsw.gov.au and www.bom.gov.au, television or radio.
- Call Triple Zero if you see a fire.

The Rural Fire Service advises that if you are in an area of Severe Fire Danger:
- If you plan to leave finalise your options and leave early on the day
- Only stay if your home is well prepared and you can actively defend it
- Prepare for the emotional, mental and physical impact of defending your
property - if in doubt, leave.

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

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