Fire Incident Summary

Advice     Issued For: Derrinal, Lake Eppalock, Sheedy Heights Fire Origin: Sheedy Heights Incident Name: CFA - SHEEDYS LANE - DERRINAL - 1498624  Issued: 19/12/14 9:14 PM This Updated Advice message is being issued by Country Fire Authority for Derrinal, Lake Eppalock, Sheedy Heights. Firefighters have brought the fire in Sheedy Heights at Sheedy Lane near Lake Eppalock under control. There are large trees within the fire area that will be burning throughout the night. Firefighters will be monitoring the area throughout the night and into the morning of Saturday 20th December. Smoke may be visible from nearby communities and roads. The next update is expected by 20/12/14 12:00 PM or as...
Advice     Issued For: Creightons Creek, Gooram, Longwood East, Old Longwood, Ruffy Fire Origin: Creighton Creek Incident Name: CFA - CREIGHTONS CREEK 1497917  Issued: 19/12/14 7:39 PM This Advice message is being issued by Country Fire Authority for Creightons Creek, Gooram, Longwood East, Old Longwood, Ruffy. Fire conditions have now abated due to work done by crews and favourable weather conditions, however the fire is still not under control.   Fire fighters remain in the area and are monitoring the situation and working to contain hot spots.  Creightons Creek Road is now open to the public with speed limit restrictions.  Drivers are urged to drive slowy and be...
Advice     Issued For: Boweya, Yeerip, Boweya North Fire Origin: LAKE ROWAN -WARBYS Incident Name: LAKE ROWAN - WARBYS  Issued: 19/12/14 6:50 PM This Advice message is being issued by Country Fire Authority for Boweya, Yeerip, Boweya North. The LAKE ROWAN -WARBYS fire is now contained within control lines. There is currently no threat to communities, but you should continue to stay informed and monitor conditions.    Smoke may still be visible from nearby communities and roads.The fire is 5743 hectares in size and is now contained within control lines.Work  continues with landholders on burning trees. There is no active  fire but there are still  hazardous trees within the control lines.The Wangaratta...

Warnings and Advise

Advice     Issued For: Derrinal, Lake Eppalock, Sheedy Heights Fire Origin: Sheedy Heights Incident Name: CFA - SHEEDYS LANE - DERRINAL - 1498624  Issued: 19/12/14 9:14 PM This Updated Advice message is being issued by Country Fire Authority for Derrinal, Lake Eppalock, Sheedy Heights. Firefighters have brought the fire in Sheedy Heights at Sheedy Lane near Lake Eppalock under control. There are large trees within the fire area that will be burning throughout the night. Firefighters will be monitoring the area throughout the night and into the morning of Saturday 20th December. Smoke may be visible from nearby communities and roads. The next update is expected by 20/12/14 12:00 PM or as...
Advice     Issued For: Creightons Creek, Gooram, Longwood East, Old Longwood, Ruffy Fire Origin: Creighton Creek Incident Name: CFA - CREIGHTONS CREEK 1497917  Issued: 19/12/14 7:39 PM This Advice message is being issued by Country Fire Authority for Creightons Creek, Gooram, Longwood East, Old Longwood, Ruffy. Fire conditions have now abated due to work done by crews and favourable weather conditions, however the fire is still not under control.   Fire fighters remain in the area and are monitoring the situation and working to contain hot spots.  Creightons Creek Road is now open to the public with speed limit restrictions.  Drivers are urged to drive slowy and be...
Advice     Issued For: Boweya, Yeerip, Boweya North Fire Origin: LAKE ROWAN -WARBYS Incident Name: LAKE ROWAN - WARBYS  Issued: 19/12/14 6:50 PM This Advice message is being issued by Country Fire Authority for Boweya, Yeerip, Boweya North. The LAKE ROWAN -WARBYS fire is now contained within control lines. There is currently no threat to communities, but you should continue to stay informed and monitor conditions.    Smoke may still be visible from nearby communities and roads.The fire is 5743 hectares in size and is now contained within control lines.Work  continues with landholders on burning trees. There is no active  fire but there are still  hazardous trees within the control lines.The Wangaratta...

Total Fire Bans

Total Fire Ban StatusToday, Sat, 20 Dec 2014 is not currently a day of Total Fire Ban.Mallee: No - Restrictions may applyWimmera: No - Restrictions may applySouth West: No - Restrictions may applyNorthern Country: No - Restrictions may applyNorth Central: No - Restrictions may applyCentral: No - Restrictions may applyNorth East: No - Restrictions may applyWest and South Gippsland: No - Restrictions may applyEast Gippsland: No - Restrictions may applyFire Danger RatingsBureau of Meteorology forecast issued at: Fri, 19 Dec 2014 04:08 PMMallee: LOW-MODERATEWimmera: LOW-MODERATESouth West: HIGHNorthern Country: LOW-MODERATENorth Central: HIGHCentral: LOW-MODERATENorth East: HIGHWest and South Gippsland: LOW-MODERATEEast Gippsland: LOW-MODERATE

DSE Fire Summary - Victoria

District/Region: DISTRICT 08 Location: DROMANA Name: KANGERONG AV Last Updated Date/Time: 20/12/14 04:17:00 AM Type: OTHER Status: GOING Size: SMALL Appliances: 0 ...
District/Region: MFB Location: ELWOOD Name: MITFORD ST Last Updated Date/Time: 20/12/14 03:53:07 AM Type: Non Structure Fire Status: Under Control Size: Small Appliances: 2 ...
District/Region: DISTRICT 20 Location: WHARPARILLA Name: MURRAY VALLEY HWY Last Updated Date/Time: 20/12/14 01:50:00 AM Type: NON STRUCTURE Status: CONTROLLED Size: SMALL Appliances: 2 ...
District/Region: DISTRICT 22 Location: RUFFY Name: LONGWOOD-RUFFY RD Last Updated Date/Time: 19/12/14 09:48:00 PM Type: GRASS Status: GOING Size: SMALL Appliances: 0 ...
District/Region: DISTRICT 23 Location: STEWARTON Name: MIDLAND HWY Last Updated Date/Time: 19/12/14 06:17:00 PM Type: GRASS Status: CONTROLLED Size: LARGE Appliances: 0 ...
District/Region: DISTRICT 22 Location: LAKE ROWAN Name: LAKE ROWAN - WARBYS Last Updated Date/Time: 19/12/14 06:12:00 PM Type: GRASS Status: CONTAINED Size: LARGE Appliances: 5 ...

Latest Discussion Forum Updates

Fished the pondage with a few likeable larrikins from the forum over the past couple of days. Caught plenty of tiddlers. Serenity level was through the roof and the weather was close to perfect. Two gooduns were landed (not by me!) whilst the tiddlers were rife. Power bait was the bait of choice while a couple of secret lures also attracted plenty of attention. Anyone else been fishin?Statistics: Posted by Moggs — Yesterday, 19:21
Friday, 19 December 2014Lake Level 78.8%Height 283.24mDecrease 3cmInflows 1000mlOutflows 4000mlRainfall ZeroTemp 12.1degOxygen 7.6ppmStatistics: Posted by UFO — Yesterday, 09:55
RADAR IMAGEStatistics: Posted by mazman1 — 18 Dec 2014, 20:46