Fire Weather Warning (20 November 2015)

Source: http://www.bom.gov.au/nsw/warnings/fire.shtml

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Fire Weather Warning
for the Illawarra/Shoalhaven, Southern Ranges, Eastern Riverina and Northern Riverina fire areas

Issued at 3:59 am EDT on Friday 20 November 2015.

Weather Situation

Hot and dry conditions will continue across much of the state during the next 12-18 hours. A cooler southerly change will enter the south later today. Winds will be fresh to strong and gusty west to northwesterly for much of the south and west of the state ahead of the change. There’s a slight possibility of dry lightning in the southeast.

For the rest of Friday 20 November:

Extreme Fire Danger is forecast for the following fire areas:
Eastern Riverina and Northern Riverina

The NSW Rural Fire Service advises you to:

  • Action your Bushfire Survival Plan now.
  • Monitor the fire and weather situation through your local radio station, www.rfs.nsw.gov.au and www.bom.gov.au.
  • Call 000 (Triple Zero) in an emergency.

For information on preparing for bushfires go to www.rfs.nsw.gov.au.

Updated: November 20, 2015 — 4:23 am