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Weather Warnings - NSW Fire Weather Warning

Australian Government Bureau of Meteorology
New South Wales

Fire Weather Warning
for the Greater Hunter, Southern Ranges, Central Ranges, Northern Slopes and
North Western fire areas.

Issued at 3:25 pm EDT on Saturday 20 January 2018.

Weather Situation
Hot and dry conditions leading to elevated fire danger are forecast for New
South Wales today.

For the rest of Saturday 20 January:

Severe Fire Danger in the following fire areas:
Greater Hunter, Southern Ranges, Central Ranges, Northern Slopes and North
Western

For Sunday 21 January:

Severe Fire Danger is forecast for the following fire areas:
Greater Hunter, Southern Ranges, Central Ranges and North Western

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.

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.
For information on preparing for bushfires go to www.rfs.nsw.gov.au.

The next warning will be issued by 5:00 am EDT Sunday.
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