Weather Warnings - Fire Weather Warning
Fire Weather Warning
for the North Central forecast district.
Issued at 5:13 am EDT on Tuesday 8 March 2016.
Hot and drier conditions expected over the north of the State during Tuesday,
with moderate to locally fresh north to northwesterly winds.
For the rest of Tuesday 8 March:
Severe Fire Danger is forecast for the following forecast district:
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.
Water is flowing into outback Lake Eyre, but somewhat differently from past flooding of the remote saltpan, travel guide Rex Ellis says.
A strong and complex low is moving over New Zealand and has been generating heavy rain, isolated thunderstorms and gale force winds.
The sunrise this morning likely made the ancient sandstone formation of Uluru glow a glorious red at dawn, although cloud and rain from today should lead to more demure morning displays for the next couple of days.