Weather Warnings - Fire Weather Warning

Australian Government Bureau of Meteorology

Fire Weather Warning

for Mallee, Wimmera and Northern Country forecast districts

Issued at 03:50 AM EDT on Thursday 19 March 2020

Weather Situation
Hot with fresh to locally strong north to northwesterly winds ahead of an approaching cold front, expected to reach the Southwest in the early afternoon and progress eastwards. Milder conditions following the front, with moderate to fresh west to southwesterly winds.

For Thursday 19 March:
Severe Fire Danger for the following areas:
Mallee, Wimmera and Northern Country

The CFA advises that you:
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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