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Weather Warnings - Fire Weather Warning for SA

Australian Government Bureau of Meteorology
South Australia

Fire Weather Warning
for the North West Pastoral, West Coast, Eastern Eyre Peninsula, Flinders, Mid
North and Yorke Peninsula forecast districts.

Issued at 6:39 am CDT on Sunday 21 December 2014.

Weather Situation
Hot to very hot with northeast to northwest winds 25-40 km/h, reaching up to 50
km/h over parts of the North West Pastoral ahead of a milder south to
southeasterly change extending from the west and south during the day. Showers
and thunderstorms extending from the west to reach Coober Pedy to Kingscote in
the evening.

For the rest of Sunday 21 December:

Extreme Fire Danger is forecast for the following forecast district:
North West Pastoral
The Country Fire Service advises that fires burning under these conditions are
likely to be fast-moving and uncontrollable.

Severe Fire Danger is forecast for the following forecast districts:
West Coast, Eastern Eyre Peninsula, Flinders, Mid North and Yorke Peninsula
The Country Fire Service advises that fires burning under these conditions are
likely to be fast-moving and uncontrollable.

The Country Fire Service advises:
- 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.
Ensure you have the latest information on Total Fire Bans and how to prepare
for fires. Visit the CFS web page at www.cfs.sa.gov.au or call the CFS Bushfire
Information Hotline on 1300 362 361.

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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