Fire Incident Summary

Advice     Issued For: Epping, Lalor, Thomastown Fire Origin: EPPING Incident Name: COOPER ST  Issued: 22/11/14 7:14 PM This Advice message is being issued by Country Fire Authority for Epping, Lalor, Thomastown. Emergency services crews are working to control a fire at a green waste facility in Cooper Street, EPPING.This fire is in a mulch pile and is not spreading.There is no threat to communities.A large amount of smoke will be visible from the Thomastown, Lalor and Epping areas.  The next update is expected by 22/11/14 10:00 PM or as the situation changes.   Safety Information:Review your bushfire survival plan.If you do not have a plan, decide what you will do...
Advice     Issued For: Combienbar Fire Origin: COMBEINBAR - LOFYTS PROPERTY Incident Name: DEPI - COMBEINBAR - LOFTYS - COMBEINBAR - LOFYTS PROPERTY - 1492311  Issued: 22/11/14 4:27 PM This Advice message is being issued by Department of Environment and Primary Industries for Combienbar. There is reported fire activity in the COMBEINBAR - LOFYTS PROPERTY and the fire is currently not yet under control. Aircraft have identified number of hot-spots that continue to burn to the north of Combeinbar. There is no threat to communities.  Smoke may be visible from nearby communities and roads. The next update is expected by 23/11/14 4:00 PM or as the situation changes.   Safety Information:Review your bushfire survival...

Warnings and Advise

Advice     Issued For: Epping, Lalor, Thomastown Fire Origin: EPPING Incident Name: COOPER ST  Issued: 22/11/14 7:14 PM This Advice message is being issued by Country Fire Authority for Epping, Lalor, Thomastown. Emergency services crews are working to control a fire at a green waste facility in Cooper Street, EPPING.This fire is in a mulch pile and is not spreading.There is no threat to communities.A large amount of smoke will be visible from the Thomastown, Lalor and Epping areas.  The next update is expected by 22/11/14 10:00 PM or as the situation changes.   Safety Information:Review your bushfire survival plan.If you do not have a plan, decide what you will do...
Advice     Issued For: Combienbar Fire Origin: COMBEINBAR - LOFYTS PROPERTY Incident Name: DEPI - COMBEINBAR - LOFTYS - COMBEINBAR - LOFYTS PROPERTY - 1492311  Issued: 22/11/14 4:27 PM This Advice message is being issued by Department of Environment and Primary Industries for Combienbar. There is reported fire activity in the COMBEINBAR - LOFYTS PROPERTY and the fire is currently not yet under control. Aircraft have identified number of hot-spots that continue to burn to the north of Combeinbar. There is no threat to communities.  Smoke may be visible from nearby communities and roads. The next update is expected by 23/11/14 4:00 PM or as the situation changes.   Safety Information:Review your bushfire survival...

Total Fire Bans

Total Fire Ban StatusToday, Sat, 22 Nov 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, 21 Nov 2014 04:00 PMMallee: VERY HIGHWimmera: VERY HIGHSouth West: VERY HIGHNorthern Country: HIGHNorth Central: VERY HIGHCentral: VERY HIGHNorth East: HIGHWest and...

DSE Fire Summary - Victoria

District/Region: DISTRICT 15 Location: BAKERY HILL Name: BRIDGE MALL Last Updated Date/Time: 22/11/14 07:26:00 PM Type: NON STRUCTURE Status: SAFE Size: SMALL Appliances: 0 ...
District/Region: DISTRICT 15 Location: BURRUMBEET Name: Last Updated Date/Time: 22/11/14 07:12:00 PM Type: RESCUE Status: SAFE Size: SMALL Appliances: 0 ...
District/Region: DISTRICT 14 Location: EPPING Name: COOPER ST Last Updated Date/Time: 22/11/14 07:09:00 PM Type: OTHER Status: GOING Size: MEDIUM Appliances: 19 ...
District/Region: DISTRICT 13 Location: TEMPLESTOWE Name: NEWMANS RD Last Updated Date/Time: 22/11/14 07:00:00 PM Type: FALSE ALARM Status: SAFE Size: SMALL Appliances: 0 ...
District/Region: DISTRICT 14 Location: WERRIBEE SOUTH Name: FARRANTS RD Last Updated Date/Time: 22/11/14 06:32:00 PM Type: HAZMAT INCIDENT Status: CONTROLLED Size: SMALL Appliances: 6 ...
District/Region: MALLEE Location: 6KMS NORTH WEST OF HATTAH Name: HATTAH - CALDER HIGHWAY Last Updated Date/Time: 22/11/14 06:18:00 PM Type: BUSHFIRE Status: GOING Size: 2.00 HA. Appliances: 6 ...

Latest Discussion Forum Updates

Looking at gmw website, the lake will be in the 70's in no time.Statistics: Posted by luckydice — Today, 09:05
luckydice wrote:Now all the lake needs is some good follow up rain.It's a pity the 1 - 5mm rain forecast fizzled outStatistics: Posted by peter.p — Yesterday, 08:03
enko wrote:Even though Eildon had nearly 40mm of rain over the weekend,the outflows still remain very high.Maybe GMW forgot to turn the tap off. Statistics: Posted by UFO — 20 Nov 2014, 19:24