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Weather Warnings - Fire Weather Warning for SA

Australian Government Bureau of Meteorology
South Australia

Fire Weather Warning
for the West Coast, Eastern Eyre Peninsula, Lower Eyre Peninsula, Flinders, Mid
North, Mount Lofty Ranges, Yorke Peninsula, Murraylands and Upper South East
forecast districts.

Issued at 5:52 am CDT on Tuesday 17 January 2017.

Weather Situation
Very hot and dry with north to northwesterly winds reaching 30 to 40 km/h from
late morning ahead of a south to southwesterly change 30 to 40 km/h reaching a
line near Lameroo to Cowell late afternoon and Yunta to Tarcoola late evening.

For the rest of Tuesday 17 January:

Severe Fire Danger is forecast for the following forecast districts:
West Coast, Eastern Eyre Peninsula, Lower Eyre Peninsula, Flinders, Mid North,
Mount Lofty Ranges, Yorke Peninsula, Murraylands and Upper South East

The Country Fire Service advises you to:
- Action your Bushfire Survival Plan now.
- Monitor the fire and weather situation through your local radio station,
www.cfs.sa.gov.au, and www.bom.gov.au.
- Call 000 (Triple Zero) in an emergency.
For information on preparing for bushfires go to www.cfs.sa.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.
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