NSW Fire Weather Warning22 February 2017 04:41 EDT
Australian Government Bureau of Meteorology
New South Wales
Fire Weather Warning
for the Southern Riverina and Far Western fire areas.
Issued at 4:41 am EDT on Wednesday 22 February 2017.
Hot, dry and gusty northeast to northwesterly winds are expected over
southwestern parts of New South Wales on Wednesday ahead of an approaching
frontal system. A gusty cool southwesterly change is forecast to move through
the far southwest during Wednesday evening.
For the rest of Wednesday 22 February:
Severe Fire Danger is forecast for the following fire areas:
Southern Riverina and Far Western
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.
No further warnings will be issued for this event, but the situation will
continue to be monitored and further warnings issued if necessary.