Source: Bureau of Meteorology
Issued at 3:28 pm EDT on Tuesday 21 January 2020.
Hot with strong and gusty north to northwesterly winds ahead of a cooler, gusty west to southwesterly change which is forecast to reach the west of the State during the afternoon and extend eastwards during the evening. Isolated thunderstorms ahead of the change, with the risk of dry lightning over northwestern Victoria.
For Wednesday 22 January:
Extreme Fire Danger is forecast for the following forecast district:
Severe Fire Danger is forecast for the following forecast districts:
Wimmera, Northern Country, North Central, South West and Central
The CFA advises that you:
- Action your Bushfire Survival Plan now.
- Monitor the fire and weather situation through your local radio station,
www.emergency.vic.gov.au and www.bom.gov.au.
- Call 000 (Triple Zero) in an emergency.
If you are in an area of severe fire danger the CFA recommends that you
- Prepare your bushfire survival kit and finalise your plans.
For information on preparing for bushfires go to www.cfa.vic.gov.au.
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