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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 and Eastern Eyre Peninsula forecast
districts.

Issued at 5:43 am CDT on Friday 27 February 2015.

Weather Situation
Hot to very hot with northeast to northwesterly winds increasing to 25 to 35
km/h during the morning. Showers and thunderstorms possible, more likely west
of Ceduna and during the afternoon.

For the rest of Friday 27 February:

Severe Fire Danger is forecast for the following forecast districts:
North West Pastoral, West Coast and Eastern Eyre 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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