Source: Bureau of Meteorology
Issued at 4:07 pm CDT on Sunday 29 December 2019.
Very hot and dry with strong and gusty northwesterly winds reaching 40-55 km/h ahead of a strong and gusty southwesterly change around 35-50 km/h. The change is expected over western parts during the morning, central parts and the southeast, including Adelaide, early to mid afternoon and northeastern parts during the evening. Areas of raised dust and gusty thunderstorms with little rainfall are possible. Wind gusts of around 70-90 km/h ahead and near the change, and also with thunderstorms.
For Monday 30 December:
Catastrophic Fire Danger is forecast for the following forecast districts:
Mid North, Mount Lofty Ranges and Yorke Peninsula
Extreme Fire Danger is forecast for the following forecast districts:
Murraylands and Lower South East
Severe Fire Danger is forecast for the following forecast districts:
North West Pastoral, North East Pastoral, West Coast, Eastern Eyre Peninsula, Lower Eyre Peninsula, Flinders, Adelaide Metropolitan, Kangaroo Island, Riverland and Upper South East
The Country Fire Service advises you to:
- Action your Bushfire Survival Plan now.
- Monitor the fire and weather situation through your local radio station,
www.cfs.sa.gov.au, and www.bom.gov.au.
- Call 000 (Triple Zero) in an emergency.
For information on preparing for bushfires go to www.cfs.sa.gov.au.
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