Weather Warnings - Fire Weather Warning for SA
Australian Government Bureau of Meteorology
Fire Weather Warning
for the North West Pastoral, North East Pastoral and Flinders forecast
Issued at 5:00 am CDT on Saturday 22 November 2014.
Hot with northerly winds 25-40 km/h shifting west to southwesterly during the
evening. Isolated showers and thunderstorms, more frequent south of Broken Hill
to Leigh Creek to Tarcoola.
For the rest of Saturday 22 November:
Severe Fire Danger is forecast for the following forecast districts:
North West Pastoral, North East Pastoral and Flinders
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.