Source: Bureau of Meteorology

Fire Weather Warning for the Far North Coast, New England, Northern Slopes and North Western fire areas.

Issued at 3:12 pm EDT on Tuesday 12 February 2019.

Weather Situation
Hot, dry and windy conditions ahead of a cold front is generating elevated fire dangers across the North Western, Northern Slopes, New England and Far North Coast forecast districts.

For Wednesday 13 February:

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

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

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, and
- 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.
For information on preparing for bushfires go to

Total Fire Ban and Current Fire Danger Map