Weather Warnings - Total Fire Ban for SA
Total Fire Ban Advice for South Australia
Issued at 05:20 PM EST on Tuesday 26 April 2016.
The SA Country Fire Service has declared a day of Total Fire Ban for Wednesday 27 April.
The lighting of fires has been totally banned in the following areas.
Fire Ban For Flinders, Mount Lofty, Lower South East
For further information regarding Fire Bans and other Fire Restrictions contact
The Country Fire Service on 1300 362 361 or visit
Thousands of residents in low-lying areas of the northern Gold Coast, Logan, Beenleigh have been asked to evacuate, after torrential rain from the remnants of Cyclone Debbie inundated their rivers.
Many parts of the Whitsunday coast in north Queensland are still without power and running water, several days after Cyclone Debbie tore through the region.
Murwillumbah area residents have sought refuge in the ceiling cavities and on the roofs of their houses, as emergency services are unable to dispatch boats due to safety risks.