Weather Warnings - Fire Weather Warning

Australian Government Bureau of Meteorology

Fire Weather Warning

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

Issued at 04:52 AM EST on Saturday 23 October 2021

Weather Situation
Hot, dry and moderate to fresh northwest to southwesterly winds will combine to produce Severe fire dangers across the Maranoa and Warrego and Darlings Downs and Granite Belt forecast districts today.

For the rest of Saturday 23 October:
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, and
Call 000 (Triple Zero) in an emergency.

For information on preparing for bushfires go to
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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