Weather Warnings - NSW Fire Weather Warning
New South Wales
Fire Weather Warning
for the Lower Central West Plains, Southern Riverina and Northern Riverina fire
Issued at 3:18 pm EDT on Wednesday 13 January 2016.
Very hot, dry and windy conditions are expected this afternoon and evening over
western and central New South Wales ahead of an approaching cold front.
For the rest of Wednesday 13 January:
Severe Fire Danger is forecast for the following fire areas:
Lower Central West Plains, Southern Riverina and Northern Riverina
The NSW Rural Fire Service advises you to:
- Action your Bushfire Survival Plan now.
- Monitor the fire and weather situation through your local radio station,
www.rfs.nsw.gov.au and www.bom.gov.au.
- Call 000 (Triple Zero) in an emergency.
For information on preparing for bushfires go to www.rfs.nsw.gov.au.
No further warnings will be issued for this event, but the situation will
continue to be monitored and further warnings issued if necessary.
Temperatures will cool down for much of the week for South Australia, Victoria and New South Wales.
The monsoon trough has made a glancing blow of Queensland's Cape York Peninsula and the Top End.