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Coastal wind warning

Strong Wind Warning for Macquarie Coast, Hunter Coast, Sydney Coast and Illawarra Coast for Thursday

Wed 10:54 EDT
Australian Government Bureau of Meteorology
New South Wales

Updated Marine Wind Warning Summary for New South Wales
Issued at 10:54 am EDT on Wednesday 16 January 2019
for the period until midnight EDT Thursday 17 January 2019.

Wind Warnings for Thursday 17 January
Strong Wind Warning for the following areas:
Macquarie Coast, Hunter Coast, Sydney Coast and Illawarra Coast

The next marine wind warning summary will be issued by 4:05 pm EDT Wednesday.

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Check the latest Coastal Waters Forecast or Local Waters Forecast at
http://www.bom.gov.au/nsw/forecasts/map.shtml for information on wind, wave and
weather conditions for these coastal zones.
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Flood warning

Final Flood Warning for the Tully River

Wed 09:09 EST
Australian Government Bureau of Meteorology, Queensland

Final Flood Warning for the Tully River

Issued at 9:09 am EST on Wednesday 16 January 2019
Flood Warning Number: 3

River levels at Euramo peaked near the minor flood level Tuesday night and are
now easing.

No significant rainfall is expected across the catchment area in the next few
days.

Tully River:
No further flooding is expected in the Tully River.

The Tully River at Euramo is currently at 5.53 metres and falling following a
peak around the minor flood level (6.0 metres) Tuesday night. River levels will
continue to ease during Wednesday.

Flood Safety Advice:
Remember: If it's flooded, forget it. For flood emergency assistance contact
the SES on 132 500. For life threatening emergencies, call Triple Zero (000)
immediately.

Current emergency information is available at www.qld.gov.au/alerts

Next issue:
This is a final warning, no further warnings will be issued for this event.

Latest River Heights:
Tully R at Tully Gorge TM, 1.58, Steady, 08:00 AM WED 16/01/19
Tully R at Bolinda Estate Alert, 2.50, Steady, 06:12 AM WED 16/01/19
Tully R at Euramo Alert, 5.53, Falling, 08:51 AM WED 16/01/19

This advice is also available by dialling 1300 659 219. Warning, rainfall and
river information are available at www.bom.gov.au/qld/flood. The latest weather
forecast is available at www.bom.gov.au/qld/forecasts.

Fire weather warning

Fire Weather Warning for the Central Ranges, North Western and Southern Slopes fire areas

Wed 07:04 EDT
Australian Government Bureau of Meteorology
New South Wales

Fire Weather Warning
for the Central Ranges, North Western and Southern Slopes fire areas.

Issued at 7:04 am EDT on Wednesday 16 January 2019.

Weather Situation
Very hot conditions will generate elevated fire dangers over NSW for the
remainder of this afternoon and during Wednesday.

For the rest of Wednesday 16 January:

Very High Fire Danger is forecast for the following fire areas:
Central Ranges, North Western and Southern Slopes

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.

The Rural Fire Service advises that if you are in an area of Severe Fire Danger:
- If you plan to leave finalise your options and leave early on the day
- Only stay if your home is well prepared and you can actively defend it
- Prepare for the emotional, mental and physical impact of defending your
property - if in doubt, leave.
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.

Coastal wind warning

Strong Wind Warning for Perth Local Waters and Ningaloo, Gascoyne, Geraldton, Lancelin, Perth and Bunbury Geographe coasts

Wed 04:00 WST
Australian Government Bureau of Meteorology
Western Australia

Marine Wind Warning Summary for Western Australia
Issued at 4:00 am WST on Wednesday 16 January 2019
for the period until midnight WST Thursday 17 January 2019.

Wind Warnings for Wednesday 16 January
Strong Wind Warning for the following areas:
Perth Local Waters, Ningaloo Coast, Gascoyne Coast, Geraldton Coast, Lancelin
Coast, Perth Coast and Bunbury Geographe Coast

Wind Warnings for Thursday 17 January
Strong Wind Warning for the following areas:
Ningaloo Coast, Gascoyne Coast and Geraldton Coast

The next marine wind warning summary will be issued by 4:00 pm WST Wednesday.

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Check the latest Coastal Waters Forecast or Local Waters Forecast at
http://www.bom.gov.au/wa/forecasts/map.shtml for information on wind, wave and
weather conditions for these coastal zones.
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Fire weather warning

Fire Weather Warning for West Coast, Eastern Eyre Peninsula, Flinders, Mid North, Mount Lofty Ranges and Yorke Peninsula

Wed 05:32 CDT
Australian Government Bureau of Meteorology
South Australia

Fire Weather Warning
for the West Coast, Eastern Eyre Peninsula, Flinders, Mid North, Mount Lofty
Ranges and Yorke Peninsula forecast districts.

Issued at 5:31 am CDT on Wednesday 16 January 2019.

Weather Situation
Very hot, dry and windy, with north to northwesterly winds, shifting gusty
southwest to southerly 30 to 50 km/h during the day. Gusty thunderstorms
possibly developing in the afternoon.

For the rest of Wednesday 16 January:

Severe Fire Danger is forecast for the following forecast districts:
West Coast, Eastern Eyre Peninsula, Flinders, Mid North, Mount Lofty Ranges and
Yorke Peninsula

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.
For information on preparing for bushfires go to www.cfs.sa.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.

Fire weather warning

Fire Weather Warning for West Pilbara Coast fire weather district

Wed 02:50 WST
Australian Government Bureau of Meteorology
Western Australia

Fire Weather Warning
for the West Pilbara Coast fire weather district.

Issued at 2:50 am WST on Wednesday 16 January 2019.

Weather Situation
Very hot and dry conditions over the western Pilbara will combine with fresh
and gusty sea breezes during Wednesday afternoon.

For the rest of Wednesday 16 January:

Severe Fire Danger is forecast for the following fire weather district:
West Pilbara Coast

The Department of Fire and Emergency Services advises you to:
- Action your Bushfire Survival Plan now.
- Monitor the fire and weather situation through your local radio station,
www.dfes.wa.gov.au and www.bom.gov.au.
- Call 000 (Triple Zero) in an emergency.
For information on preparing for bushfires go to www.dfes.wa.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.

Fire weather warning

Fire Weather Warning for Northern Country and North East

Wed 04:53 EDT
Australian Government Bureau of Meteorology
Victoria

Fire Weather Warning
for the Northern Country and North East forecast districts.

Issued at 4:53 am EDT on Wednesday 16 January 2019.

Weather Situation
Very hot and dry over northern Victoria with winds tending moderate to locally
fresh south to southwesterly over north central and northeastern parts in the
afternoon.

For the rest of Wednesday 16 January:

Severe Fire Danger is forecast for the following forecast districts:
Northern Country and North East

The CFA advises that you:
- Action your Bushfire Survival Plan now.
- Monitor the fire and weather situation through your local radio station,
www.emergency.vic.gov.au and www.bom.gov.au.
- Call 000 (Triple Zero) in an emergency.

If you are in an area of severe fire danger the CFA recommends that you
- Prepare your bushfire survival kit and finalise your plans.
For information on preparing for bushfires go to www.cfa.vic.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.
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