New South Wales on high alert as bushfire threat eases in Victoria and South Australia

Country
Australia (AU)
Score
8.91
Source
The Guardian
Time
2018-01-06 (UTC)
ID
10534119

Sydney told to expect temperatures in 40s, while Melbourne firefighters welcome a cool change after damaging blaze The bushfire threat in Victoria and South Australia has eased, but the extreme heat that fuelled it has moved on to New South Wales. A total fire ban is in place across Sydney and the Hunter region as NSW residents face temperatures soaring into the mid-40s. Much of the rest of the state has a “very high” rating. Continue reading...