Weather Warnings - Total Fire Ban For South Australia
Australian Government Bureau of Meteorology
Fire Weather Warning
for the North East Pastoral, Flinders, Mid North, Riverland and Murraylands
Issued at 5:38 am CDT on Tuesday 16 December 2014.
Windy with west to northwesterly winds increasing to 30 to 50 km/h during the
morning then tending southwesterly during the day. Mild near the coast grading
to warm inland and hot in the far north. Possible thunderstorms over the north
of the Pastoral districts.
For the rest of Tuesday 16 December:
Severe Fire Danger is forecast for the following forecast districts:
North East Pastoral, Flinders, Mid North, Riverland and Murraylands
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.