TOMORROW has been declared a day of Total Fire Ban in the Mallee, Wimmera, Northern Country and North East parts of Victoria.
No fires can be lit or be allowed to remain alight in the open air from 12:01 AM until 11:59 PM.
It is also a good time to re-practice your fire plan, including making sure you know what will happen in case of fire.
It is also a good idea to tidy up around your homes, in preparedness for the weather conditions.
Temperatures are expected to reach 40 degrees in Benalla.
For more information, including what you can and can’t do on Total Fire Ban days, go to cfa.vic.gov.au