Source: Bureau of Meteorology

for the Far North Coast, North Coast, Greater Hunter, Greater Sydney Region, Illawarra/Shoalhaven, New England, Northern Slopes and North Western fire areas

Issued at 3:34 pm EDT on Friday 15 November 2019.
Weather Situation

Warm, dry and windy conditions are bringing elevated fire dangers in the northern and central eastern parts of the state on Friday.
For the rest of Friday 15 November:

Severe Fire Danger in the following fire areas:
Far North Coast, North Coast, Greater Hunter, Greater Sydney Region and Illawarra/Shoalhaven

Very High Fire Danger in the following fire area:
New England
For Saturday 16 November:

Severe Fire Danger is forecast for the following fire areas:
New England, Northern Slopes and North Western

Very High Fire Danger is forecast for the following fire area:
Far North Coast

The NSW Rural Fire Service advises you to:

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

The Rural Fire Service advises that if you are in an area of Severe Fire Danger:

If you plan to leave finalise your options and leave early on the day
Only stay if your home is well prepared and you can actively defend it
Prepare for the emotional, mental and physical impact of defending your property - if in doubt, leave.


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