Bureau of Meteorology
Fire Weather Warning
for the Upper Derwent Valley forecast district
Issued at 4pm on Saturday 27 January 2018.
Weather Situation: Very High fire dangers are expected in parts of southern and eastern Tasmania on Sunday, with temperatures expected to reach mid to high thirties and winds speeds of 15 to 30 km/h. Relative humidity may reach 15-20% in the Upper Derwent Valley during the afternoon.
For Sunday 28 January:Very High Fire Danger is forecast for the following forecast district: Upper Derwent Valley
The Tasmania Fire Service advises you to:
- Action your Bushfire Survival Plan now.
- Monitor the fire and weather situation through your local radio station, www.fire.tas.gov.au and www.bom.gov.au.
- Call 000 (Triple Zero) in an emergency.
- For information on preparing for bushfires go to www.fire.tas.gov.au.
The next warning will be issued by 5am Sunday.