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Weather Warnings - Total Fire Ban For South Australia

Australian Government Bureau of Meteorology
South Australia

Fire Weather Warning
for the North West Pastoral, West Coast, Eastern Eyre Peninsula, Lower Eyre
Peninsula, Mid North, Mount Lofty Ranges, Yorke Peninsula, Kangaroo Island,
Riverland, Murraylands, Upper South East and Lower South East forecast
districts.

Issued at 5:54 am CDT on Tuesday 19 January 2016.

Weather Situation
Very hot with north to northwesterly winds around 30-45 km/h ahead of a gusty
west to southwesterly wind change moving across the State this afternoon and
evening. Possible thunderstorms in the far north and west of the State.

For the rest of Tuesday 19 January:

Extreme Fire Danger is forecast for the following forecast districts:
Murraylands and Upper South East

Severe Fire Danger is forecast for the following forecast districts:
North West Pastoral, West Coast, Eastern Eyre Peninsula, Lower Eyre Peninsula,
Mid North, Mount Lofty Ranges, Yorke Peninsula, Kangaroo Island, Riverland 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.
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