Bureau of Meteorology
Fire Weather Warning
for the Upper Derwent Valley and South East forecast districts
Issued at 8:14 am on Tuesday 13 November 2018.
Very High fire dangers are expected in parts of the Upper Derwent Valley and South East forecast districts, with temperatures expected to reach near 30, winds speeds of 30 to 40 km/h and relative humidity down to 15-20%.
For the rest of Tuesday 13 November:
Very High Fire Danger is forecast for the following forecast districts:
Upper Derwent Valley and South East
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.
No further warnings will be issued for this event, but the situation will continue to be monitored and further warnings issued if necessary.