Source: Bureau of Meteorology

for the Central Highlands and Coalfields, Maranoa and Warrego, Darling Downs and Granite Belt, Wide Bay and Burnett and Southeast Coast forecast districts
Issued at 3:50 pm EST on Monday 7 October 2019.

Weather Situation
Severe fire dangers are forecast to affect the Darling Downs and Granite Belt and Maranoa and Warrego districts for the remainder of today and for Tuesday.

Severe fire dangers are also expected to affect the Central Highlands and Coalfields, Wide Bay and Burnett and Southeast Coast districts on Tuesday, with the potential for localised Extreme conditions in forested areas.

Fresh and gusty westerly winds are expected to bring hot and dry conditions across the warning area today, ahead of a cold front that will move into the Maranoa and Warrego late this evening. Winds behind the front will turn southwesterly, remaining fresh, gusty and dry with cooler temperatures.

For Tuesday 8 October:
Severe Fire Danger is forecast for the following forecast districts:
Central Highlands and Coalfields, Darling Downs and Granite Belt, Wide Bay and Burnett 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.
For information on preparing for bushfires go to www.ruralfire.qld.gov.au.

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