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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, North East Pastoral and Flinders forecast
districts.

Issued at 4:32 am CDT on Monday 15 December 2014.

Weather Situation
Very hot and very dry with north to northwesterly winds increasing to 35 to 50
km/h during the morning before shifting southwesterly and decreasing to 20 to
30 km/h during the afternoon and evening. Areas of raised dust from late
morning. Showers and thunderstorms in the northwest during the afternoon and
evening.

For the rest of Monday 15 December:

Extreme Fire Danger is forecast for the following forecast districts:
North East Pastoral and Flinders
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 district:
North West Pastoral
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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