Weather Warnings - Fire Weather Warning
Australian Government Bureau of Meteorology
Fire Weather Warning
for the Mallee, Wimmera, Northern Country, North Central, South West and
Central forecast districts.
Issued at 4:12 am EDT on Wednesday 27 March 2013.
Warm to hot with fresh north to northwesterly winds ahead of a trough that will
develop in the west of the State during the late morning, before moving slowly
eastwards. Generally moderate west to southwesterly winds behind the trough.
Sunny at first but cloud increasing with areas of rain developing over the west
late morning and reaching central areas later in the day.
For the rest of Wednesday 27 March:
Severe Fire Danger is forecast for the following forecast districts:
Mallee, Wimmera, Northern Country, North Central, South West and Central
The CFA advises that you
- Monitor the weather at www.bom.gov.au and the fire situation at
www.cfa.vic.gov.au, 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.