Weather

Fire Weather Warning

22 September 2017 02:48 WST

Australian Government Bureau of Meteorology
Western Australia

Fire Weather Warning
for the Goldfields and Eucla fire weather districts.

Issued at 2:48 am WST on Friday 22 September 2017.

Weather Situation
Hot with northwesterly winds from the mid morning through the afternoon.
DAMAGING WINDS with gusts to 100 kilometres per hour that may cause DAMAGE TO
HOMES AND PROPERTY are possible.

For the rest of Friday 22 September:

Extreme Fire Danger is forecast for the following fire weather district:
Eucla

Severe Fire Danger is forecast for the following fire weather district:
Goldfields

The Department of Fire and Emergency Services advises you to:
- Action your Bushfire Survival Plan now.
- Monitor the fire and weather situation through your local radio station,
www.dfes.wa.gov.au and www.bom.gov.au.
- Call 000 (Triple Zero) in an emergency.
For information on preparing for bushfires go to www.dfes.wa.gov.au.

No further warnings will be issued for this event, but the situation will
continue to be monitored and further warnings issued if necessary.