More heat on the way for northern Victoria

More heat on the way for northern Victoria

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A total fire ban has been declared for Victoria's Mallee region as residents brace for more heat.

A total fire ban has been declared for Victoria's Mallee region as residents brace for more heat.

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A total fire ban has been declared for parts of Victoria ahead of predicted scorching temperatures in the state's north.

Mildura is forecast to reach 44C on Thursday and Swan Hill 43C, with a total fire ban for the Mallee region.

Health authorities have urged residents to try and keep cool and drink plenty of water.

More manageable temperatures are forecast for elsewhere in Victoria, with Melbourne expected to reach 31C on Thursday.

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