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TFB in six districts

By: CFA Media

Category: Operational Information

  2.31 PM 26 March, 2013

Location: General

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0630 UPDATE: Fire Danger Ratings in the Mallee, Wimmera, South West, North Central, Northern Country and Central districts have increased to 'Severe'. It is 'Very High' in West & South Gippsland and East Gippsland and 'High' in the North East.

A Total Fire Ban has been declared in six weather districts for Wednesday, 27 March 2013.

There is a TFB for the Mallee, Wimmera, South West, North Central, Northern Country and Central (which takes in Melbourne and Geelong) districts.

No fire can be lit in the open air from 00:01 hours on 25 January 2013 until 23:59 hours on 27 March 2013.

The Fire Danger Rating for Wednesday is 'Very High' across the state except for the North East where it is 'High' (correct at time of publication - see website for latest).

To find out what you can and can’t do on a day of Total Fire Ban, visit

Last Updated: 27 March 2013