Weather Warnings - Total Fire Ban For South Australia
Fire Weather Warning
for the North West Pastoral and Flinders forecast districts.
Issued at 4:49 am CDT on Wednesday 2 March 2016.
Hot to very hot and dry. Southeast to southwesterly winds increasing to 30-40
km/h in the afternoon and evening. Possible thunderstorms.
For the rest of Wednesday 2 March:
Severe Fire Danger is forecast for the following forecast districts:
North West Pastoral and Flinders
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.
Statistically, July runs second to June as the wettest month of the year for Adelaide.
Water from the Hobart Rivulet has flooded a major construction site in the CBD, leading to roads blocks and the closure of the adjacent shopping centre.
Damaging winds are forecast to affect Victoria overnight as a cold front moves into the Bight.