Weather Warning

IDQ20035

Australian Government Bureau of Meteorology
Queensland

Fire Weather Warning

Issued at 10:23 AM EST on Sunday 24 Sep 2017.

Regions affected by this warning

  • Central Highlands and Coalfields
  • Darling Downs and Granite Belt
  • Maranoa and Warrego
  • Southeast Coast
  • Central West

A vigorous trough lies over far southwestern Queensland. The trough will shift slowly eastwards over the southern interior of the state during today. Hot, dry conditions will combine with fresh to strong and gusty northwesterly winds east of the trough to result in Severe to Extreme Fire Dangers over the southern interior east of about Quilpie and south of Blackall and also the southeastern inland today.

Sunday, 24 Sep

Extreme Fire Danger for
Maranoa and Warrego
Severe Fire Danger for
Central Highlands and Coalfields, Central West, Darling Downs and Granite Belt and Southeast Coast

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.