Tuesday, March 03, 2009

Common bushfire risk scenarios -Victoria only

The lesson : While it is possible to try and control a bush fire on the eastern flank while the northerlies are dominant - it highly dangerous if the normal wind change is immanent ( click here). Exit routes must be planned beforehand.Seek more info for your situation
Note This info only applies to a typical Total fire ban day in Victoria Australia where early strong winds N-NW later W-SW .