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Weather Warnings - Fire Weather Warning

Australian Government Bureau of Meteorology
Victoria

Fire Weather Warning
for the Mallee, Wimmera and North Central forecast districts.

Issued at 4:47 am EDT on Tuesday 17 January 2017.

Weather Situation
Hot to very hot and dry conditions across much of Victoria on Tuesday with
moderate to fresh northerly winds tending fresh and gusty west to northwesterly
in the afternoon. A southwesterly wind change is forecast to develop about the
western and central coasts in the afternoon and push through inland parts
during the late afternoon and evening.

For the rest of Tuesday 17 January:

Severe Fire Danger is forecast for the following forecast districts:
Mallee, Wimmera and North Central

The CFA advises that you:
- Action your Bushfire Survival Plan now.
- Monitor the fire and weather situation through your local radio station,
www.cfa.vic.gov.au and www.bom.gov.au.
- Call 000 (Triple Zero) in an emergency.
For information on preparing for bushfires go to www.cfa.vic.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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