Source: Bureau of Meteorology

for the Mallee, Wimmera and Northern Country forecast districts

Issued at 3:34 pm EDT on Tuesday 12 January 2021.

Weather Situation
Hot to very hot and dry with fresh northwesterly winds over western and central parts of Victoria. A mild and gusty westerly change will extend from the west during the afternoon, reaching central areas later in the evening.

For Wednesday 13 January:
Severe Fire Danger is forecast for the following forecast districts:
Mallee, Wimmera and Northern Country

The CFA advises that you:

Action your Bushfire Survival Plan now.
Monitor the fire and weather situation through your local radio station, and
Call 000 (Triple Zero) in an emergency.

For information on preparing for bushfires go to

Total Fire Bans & Fire Danger Ratings