The BOM Has Released A Fire Weather Warning For Large Parts Of SA

Dec 7, 2018

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The Bureau of Meteorology has issued a fire weather warning for large parts of SA, including the Flinders, Mid North, Mount Lofty Ranges, Yorke Peninsula, Riverland, Murraylands, Upper South East and Lower South East forecast districts.

According to the BOM:

“Hot to very hot and dry with northwesterly winds reaching 30-45 km/h ahead of a southwest to southerly change around 25-35 km/h. The change will move across southern and eastern parts during the afternoon and evening. Possible thunderstorms across southern coasts behind the change.

“For the rest of Friday 7 December:

“Severe Fire Danger is forecast for the following forecast districts:

Flinders, Mid North, Mount Lofty Ranges, Yorke Peninsula, Riverland, Murraylands, Upper South East and Lower 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.”

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