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Weather Warnings - Fire Weather Warning

Australian Government Bureau of Meteorology

Fire Weather Warning
for the Mallee, Wimmera, Northern Country, North Central, South West, Central
and West and South Gippsland forecast districts.

Issued at 3:53 am EDT on Saturday 3 January 2015.

Weather Situation
Hot to very hot today with a fresh to strong and gusty north to northwesterly
wind ahead of a cooler southwesterly change extending from the southwest during
the afternoon, moving through central and northwestern districts late in the
afternoon and evening and reaching eastern areas by early Sunday.

For the rest of Saturday 3 January:

Extreme Fire Danger is forecast for the following forecast districts:
Mallee, Wimmera, North Central, South West and Central

Severe Fire Danger is forecast for the following forecast districts:
Northern Country and West and South Gippsland

The CFA advises that you
- Monitor the weather at and the fire situation at, or through your emergency broadcasters: ABC and commercial
radio stations and SKY News TV.
- Call '000' if you see flames.
- Check your bushfire survival plan now.
- For more information on fire danger ratings and actions refer to
- Prepare. Act. Survive.

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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