Weather Warnings - Fire Weather Warning
Fire Weather Warning
for the East Coast, Midlands, Upper Derwent Valley and South East forecast
Issued at 5:51 pm EDT on Tuesday 13 December 2016.
Temperatures in the high twenties to low thirties, relative humidity reaching
as low as 20% and gusty northwesterly winds with mean speeds of 45 to 55km/h
For the rest of Tuesday 13 December:
Very High Fire Danger is forecast for the following forecast districts:
East Coast, Midlands, Upper Derwent Valley and South East
The Tasmania Fire Service advises you to:
- Action your Bushfire Survival Plan now.
- Monitor the fire and weather situation through your local radio station,
www.fire.tas.gov.au and www.bom.gov.au.
- Call 000 (Triple Zero) in an emergency.
For information on preparing for bushfires go to www.fire.tas.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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