Source: Bureau of Meteorology

for the Midlands, Upper Derwent Valley and South East forecast districts
Issued at 12:28 pm EDT on Wednesday 30 October 2019.

Weather Situation
A warm, dry northwesterly airstream will develop across Tasmania on Thursday, bringing temperatures into the low-30's, RH around 20% and northwesterly winds of 35 to 45 km/h to parts of the east, south and inland Tasmania.

For Thursday 31 October:
Very High Fire Danger is forecast for the following forecast districts:
Midlands, Upper Derwent Valley and South East
The Tasmania Fire Service advises you to:

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 Rating Forecast