Source: Weather Warnings – Australia
Australian Government Bureau of Meteorology
Fire Weather Warning
for the Darling Downs and Granite Belt forecast district
Issued at 2:18 pm EST on Thursday 7 November 2019.
Hot, dry, and gusty westerly winds are leading to Severe fire dangers in the Darling Downs and Granite Belt district, and these conditions are forecast to persist for the next few hours.
For the rest of Thursday 7 November:
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, 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.
No further warnings will be issued for this event, but the situation will continue to be monitored and further warnings issued if necessary.