Thursday, September 14, 2017
Fire Bans - Sever Fire Weather - Fire Permits cancelled
There is a Fire Ban in place for Thursday 14 September (from midnight last night to midnight tonight). https://ruralfire.qld.gov.au/Bushfire_Safety/Neighbourhood-Safer-Places/lgas/Pages/Lockyer-Valley-Regional-Council.aspx and https://ruralfire.qld.gov.au/BushFire_Safety/Neighbourhood-Safer-Places/lgas/List Documents/20170914-FireBan-SER.pdf
ALL Fire Permits within ALL of West Moreton area are cancelled. This includes ALL Permits for the Lockyer Valley Regional Council area and supports / continues the revocation of Permits to Light for Ipswich and Somerset issued on the 7th of September 2017.
From the Meterological Bureau http://www.abc.net.au/news/emergency/state/qld/#
For the rest of Thursday 14 September:
Severe Fire Danger is forecast for the following forecast districts:
Gulf Country, North West 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.
No further warnings will be issued for this event, but the situation will
continue to be monitored and further warnings issued if necessary.
Posted by Data Hound at 7:33 AM