Weather Warnings - Fire Weather Warning for SA
Fire Weather Warning
for the North East Pastoral, Flinders, Mount Lofty Ranges, Riverland,
Murraylands, Upper South East and Lower South East forecast districts.
Issued at 5:22 am CDT on Wednesday 22 February 2017.
Windy and dry with gusty north to northwesterly winds increasing to 35-55 km/h
ahead of a milder northwest to southwesterly change moving rapidly across the
For the rest of Wednesday 22 February:
Severe Fire Danger is forecast for the following forecast districts:
North East Pastoral, Flinders, Mount Lofty Ranges, Riverland, Murraylands,
Upper South East and Lower 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.
The southeast corner of Queensland will enter autumn longing for rain and cooler temperatures after enduring its hottest summer on record.
Some $140 million will be spent on flood mitigation in Adelaide's inner-south and south-west over the next 20 years after an agreement between the State Government and five local councils.
Perth is enjoying a warm and dry end to what has otherwise wet and relatively cool summer.