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Fire Weather Warning for the Gulf Country, North West and Southeast Coast forecast districts

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Australian Government Bureau of Meteorology
Queensland

Fire Weather Warning for the Gulf Country, North West and Southeast Coast forecast districts.

Issued at 3:32 pm EST on Thursday 14 September 2017.

Weather Situation
A very dry airmass will combine with fresh to strong and gusty southeast to southwesterly winds over northwestern and southeastern parts of the the state to produce Severe Fire Dangers.

For the rest of Thursday 14 September:

Severe Fire Danger in the following forecast districts: Gulf Country, North West and Southeast Coast

For Friday 15 September:

Severe Fire Danger is forecast for the following forecast district: Gulf Country

The Rural Fire Service Queensland advises you to:
  - Action your Bushfire Survival Plan now.
  - Monitor the fire and weather situation through your local radio station, www.ruralfire.qld.gov.au and www.bom.gov.au.
  - Call 000 (Triple Zero) in an emergency.

For information on preparing for bushfires go to www.ruralfire.qld.gov.au.
The next warning will be issued by 5:00 am EST Friday.

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