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Source: Australia Bureau of Meteorology


Australian Government Bureau of Meteorology

Fire Weather Warning
for the Darling Downs and Granite Belt forecast district

Issued at 8:45 am EST on Sunday 29 September 2019.

Weather Situation

Severe fire danger ratings are forecast to affect the Darling Downs and Granite Belt today, and may affect isolated parts of the northern Maranoa and Warrego, southern Central Highlands and Coalfields and western Southeast Coast districts.

Fresh and gusty west to southwesterly winds are expected to bring hot and dry conditions across the warning area this afternoon. Winds will ease this evening.

For the rest of Sunday 29 September:

Severe Fire Danger is forecast for the following forecast district:
Darling Downs and Granite Belt

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, and
  • Call 000 (Triple Zero) in an emergency.

For information on preparing for bushfires go to

No further warnings will be issued for this event, but the situation will continue to be monitored and further warnings issued if necessary.