Weather Warnings - Fire Weather Warning

Australian Government Bureau of Meteorology
Queensland

Fire Weather Warning

for Maranoa and Warrego and Darling Downs and Granite Belt forecast districts

Issued at 04:44 AM EST on Sunday 06 December 2020

Weather Situation
Severe fire danger ratings forecast for the eastern Warrego and Maranoa and the Darling Downs and Granite Belt Districts today. These conditions are being caused by hot to very hot, fresh to strong and gusty northwesterly winds during the day. A cooler west to southwest change is expected to push through the area this evening.

For the rest of Sunday 06 December:
Severe Fire Danger for the following areas:
Maranoa and Warrego and Darling Downs and Granite Belt

The Rural Fire Service Queensland advises you to:
Action your Bushfire Survival Plan now.
Monitor the fire and weather situation through your local radio station, www.ruralfire.qld.gov.au and www.bom.gov.au.
Call 000 (Triple Zero) in an emergency.

For information on preparing for bushfires go to www.ruralfire.qld.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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