Source: Bureau of Meteorology

for the Darling Downs and Granite Belt forecast district

Issued at 2:49 pm EST on Friday 25 October 2019.
Weather Situation

Severe fire dangers are forecast for southwestern parts of the Darling Downs and Granite Belt district on Saturday.

A surface trough will move across southern Queensland during Friday and Saturday, entering the Maranoa and Warrego district around midnight Friday. By Saturday evening it will be located across the central Darling Downs. Hot, dry and fresh northwesterly winds will be ahead of the trough, and cooler, dry and moderate southwesterly winds behind.
For Saturday 26 October:

Severe Fire Danger is forecast for the following forecast district:
Darling Downs and Granite Belt

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, and
Call 000 (Triple Zero) in an emergency.

For information on preparing for bushfires go to

Fire Danger Rating Maps